Ikpeazu Salutes Abaribe at 66
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has sent a warm message of congratulations to the Senate Minority Leader, His Excellency, Senator Enyinnaya Harcourt Abaribe on the occasion of his 66th birthday today.
In a statement by Onyebuchi Ememanka, the Governor’s Chief Press Secretary, and obtained by News Medal Monday, Ikpeazu noted “with delight that Senator Abaribe’s life has become synonymous with service to our people, built on solid principles, and sustained by the power of courage”.
According to the Governor, “From his days as Deputy Governor of Abia State in 1999, Abaribe has carved a clear niche for himsel, a niche for the relentless pursuit of the enthronement of justice and equity in our polity, a pursuit he undertakes with great courage and strong personal convictions.
“Till date and as Senate Minority Leader, Abaribe remains who he has always been, namely, a fearless advocate of justice and egalitarianism in public service”.
The Governor then went ahead to describe the Senator as “my elder brother and my political leader”.
“On behalf of my family, the Government and people of Abia State, I wish the Distinguished Senator a very happy birthday and pray the Almighty God to grant him many more years ahead”, the Governor concluded.