Hon. (Rev) Dr. Ossai Nicholas Commiserates With Governor Of Delta State over Father's Death

Date: 29-01-2021 11:24 am (2 months ago) | Author: Emmanuel Daudu
- at 29-01-2021 11:24 AM (2 months ago)

The Ndokwa Representative, Rt. Hon. (Rev) Dr. Ossai Nicholas Ossai PhD has commiserated with His Excellency, Sen. Dr. Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa, his family,  the government and entire people of Delta State over the transition to glory of his beloved father, Pa Arthur Okorie Uzoma Okowa whose death was announced on Thursday, January 28th, 2021.

In a statement issued on Thursday, The Ndokwa Representative described the death of the patriarch as  a monumental loss to him, his immediate family, the good people of Ndokwa/Ukwuani Federal Constituency and the entire Deltans at large, noting that, Pa Okowa lived a fulfilled life worthy of emulation and immortalisation.

He said: "The late sage, Pa UZOMA OKOWA was my long standing endearing mentor, who as a foremost educationist, significantly inspired me to valuable pursuit of academic excellence, discipline, hard-work, God's reverence and love for God, humility and leadership, core elements that also characterized the life and personal philosophy of Chief Arthur UZOMA OKOWA, the Okpara-Uku of Owa-Alero."

"On behalf of my family and the good  people of Ndokwa/Ukwuani Federal Constituency, I commiserate with the Executive Governor of Delta State, His Excellency Sen. Dr. Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa, the people of  Owa-Alero and the government and people of Delta State over the transition to glory of a seasoned administrator and a disciplinarian. My prayers and love are with His Excellency, our Governor and  encourage the entire family  to take solace in the fact that Late Pa Arthur Okorie Uzoma Okowa declared himself that "His Hope, Trust and Faith are in God";  today that hope is fulfilled as he gracefully joined the angels to continue the hallelujah song in God's presence."

"May God Almighty grant his soul eternal rest and grant divine fortitude to all those who mourn his transition to eternal rest."

Posted: at 29-01-2021 11:24 AM (2 months ago) | Newbie
- daudupress at 7-02-2021 04:24 PM (2 months ago)

Palpable joy erupted yesterday in Kwale as the Ndokwa Representative commenced the distribution of economic livelihood support and the 'rebuild & restore' davasted areas relief materials to victims of flood disaster in Ndokwa Nation under the Ossai Ossai Fighting For Ndokwa people Initiative in collaboration with National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA).

The program witnessed the distribution of the following relief items in large quantities:
1. Roofing Zinc
2. Ceiling Boards
3. Full trailer load of Cement
4. Mattresses/foams
5. Vegetable Oil
6. Tin Tomatoes
7. Maggi
8. Wrappers
9. Cooking Salt
10. Musquito Net
11. Bags of Rice
11. Bags of Beans
12. Bags of Maize
13. Sleeping Blankets
14. 3inches Nail for roofing
15 Zinc Nail

The Ndokwa Representative was pleasantly ambushed by an army of overtly excited constituency women and supporters as he gracefully stepped out to commence the distribution exercise.

Rt. Hon. (Rev) Dr. Ossai Ossai in his brief address thanked the management of NEMA for responding to his special request for the agency's intervention to bring succour to the people despite torrents of competing requests on their desks. The Legislative Maestro further stated that he will keep fighting for the good of Ndokwa Nation with all the legislative instruments and privileges available to him without hesitation.

He said: "Using my office and unique legislative lobbying skills to engage government agencies to attract this kind of interventions and more, that benefit my people is truly what I believe representation is about and I pledge to continue to fight for opportunities for my people. Fighting for the people has always been my major inspiration in public service."

The Legislative Maestro sympathized with victims of the heavy flood devastation that ravaged most communities in Ndokwa Nation especially communities in Ndokwa East LGA. He noted that clans and communities in Ndokwa East has been allocated larger part of the relief items because they were the worst hit. Twenty two clans in Ndokwa East benefited from the 'rebuild' and restore relief materials. The clans include:  OSSISSA, OBIKWELE, AFOR, ABALLA, INYI, ONUABOH, UTCHI, OKPAI, ABOH, BENEKU, ASHAKA, AKARAI, UMUOLU, ADIAOBIKA, UTUOKU, ONYIA, ASE, IBEDENI, IGBUKU, IBREDE, ONORGBOKOR, and USHIE as well as affected communities in Ukwuani and Ndokwa West LGAs. All the communities received building materials and other relief support to drive the rebuild and restore devastated homes focus of the program.

He urged the communities, clans and groups to make good use of the items for the benefit of the people. The clans were represented by their PGs or the PGs designated persons who collected the items on behalf of their clan.
Earlier in the program, the team lead of NEMA delegation who were on ground to witness the distribution, described Hon. Ossai Nicholas Ossai's humanity, humility, perseverance and fighting spirit as incredible. In his words "Hon. Ossai Ossai truly cares for the people and he is a Representative with a difference who does not take no for an answer when it comes to issues that will benefit his people. We have experienced his unrelenting push to attract this relief intervention to his people and we are glad to be here to witness real people and affected communities come forward to collect their relief materials with joy." He assured of the agency’s commitment to continue to partner with the people’s representative to help ameliorate the sufferings of the people.

The program also included distribution of food items and livelihood support to over 500 women to help cushion the ugly impact of the coronavirus pandemic. The women were drawn from across the three LGAs of Ndokwa/Ukwuani Federal Constituency.

The distribution exercise was graced by highly revered political, religious and communities leaders from across the three LGAs of Ndokwa East, Ukwuani and Ndokwa West.

Indeed, bringing representation home with sustainable results has been the hallmark of the Ndokwa Representative's public service journey.
Posted: at 7-02-2021 04:24 PM (2 months ago) | Newbie