By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
The Deputy Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Christopher Ochor Ochor, has felicitated with the wife of the Delta State Governor, Dame Edith Okowa who clocked the golden age of 60 years on Tuesday June 1, 2021.
The Deputy Speaker who spoke to some journalists in preparation for the birthday anniversary, said the first lady had shown to Deltans through her activities her worth as she has touched lives within this period.
Honourable Ochor pointed out that her philanthropic gestures have endeared her to many who have encountered her in life, as she has carried out life transforming projects, especially through her 05 initiatives, which many who are deprived in one way or the other have been touched, and lives transformed.
He gave glowing accolades, in many ways, including as she had over the years been part of the husband’s political projects.
“Her Excellency, Dame Edith Okowa has shown to Nigerians, especially Deltans her worth. She has touched lives, through her activities, especially through the 05 Initiatives, which many have been touched through the various outreach programmes organised to take care of many who are disadvantaged in one way or the other.
“She is a mother to many of us, she is an active partner in the governor’s Stronger Delta Project, for the good of the state.
“At 60 years of age. This is the age known as the golden age. It’s an age many want to get to in life.
“On behalf of my family, staff and political associates in congratulate her.” He said.