By Nosa Akenzua, Asaba
Delta Governor, Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa, has sent warm felicitations to the National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, as he clocks 65 on March 22.
Okowa, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, recalled with gratitude the national chairman’s contribution to the growth and development of the party and democracy in Nigeria.
While felicitating with Secondus, the governor said, “today, as always, we celebrate the grace of God on you and your family for the great things you are doing for our party.”
He remarked that the national chairman deserved some commendation for his leadership role in improving the fortunes of the party since he assumed leadership in December, 2017.
Okowa added that Secondus’ selfless service to the party and country as an opposition leader as well as his many accomplishments in personal and public life were some of the reasons he was being celebrated today on the occasion of his 65th birth anniversary.
According to him, Secondus’ great and envious accomplishments in various sphere of endeavour in the last 65 years makes this celebration imperative and well-deserving.
“As Chairman of the biggest opposition party in Nigeria, you have played significant roles in the growth and development of the nation and we can’t thank you enough for your good deeds,” the governor said.
“On behalf of my family, the government and people of Delta, I congratulate His Excellency, the national chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, as he celebrates his 65th birth anniversary.
“Your Excellency, the ideals of uncommon patriotism, unparalleled humility and sterling leadership qualities which you epitomise are worthy traits that will continue to inspire us in our Stronger Delta vision.
“As you celebrate this day, it is my prayer and that of members of our great party in Delta, that God will continue to bless you with good health, wisdom and many more years in the service of God and country,” Okowa stated.