HON. BARR. CHINWE MONU-OLAREWAJU CONGRATULATES GOV. OKOWA.
A one time Council Chairman, Oshimili South Local Government Council, former Delta State ALGON Chairperson, an ex Delta State commissioner for Women Affairs and former member, Delta State House of Assembly, representing Oshimili South LGA, Hon. Barr. Chief, Mrs Chinwe Monu-Olarewaju, has congratulated His Excellency, Senator, Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa, the Executive Governor of Delta State on the renewal of his mandate to pilot the affairs of Delta State for the next four years.
The Enyi Ochinawata of Ahaba, in a congratulatory message to Governor Okowa, made available to this Newspaper, read, “I Hon. Barr. Chinwe Monu-Olarewaju, on behalf of my family, wishes to heartily congratulate, His Excellency, Senator, Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa on his landslide victory at Delta State Governorship election held on 9th March 2019.
Your Excellency Sir, the overwhelming renewal of your mandate to pilot the affairs of Delta State for the next four years by Deltans, is a strong testimony of appreciation by our people for the good works you are doing in our beloved state and I have no doubt your next four years will witnessed many more great transformation in the state.” Hon. Monu-Olarewaju stated.
Hon. Barr. Monu-Olarewaju, who was the first female Governorship candidate of a political party in the present dispensation, said, she was the first to stepdown for Governor Okowa because she realized, the Governor has a better plan for women and for the overall development of Delta State.
Her words “I was the first Delta State Governorship candidate of a party vying for the 2019 Delta State Governorship election. I was also the first Governorship candidate in Delta State to stepdown for Governor Okowa, because I realized Governor Okowa has a better plan for Delta women and for the overall development of the State. The two major focal points of my campaign. I also discovered that Governor’s approval rating was very high in the state. So, I decided to join forces with him to ensure that Delta North through him can complete her eight year tenure as it applied to the other two senatorial district of the state.”
Hon. Barr. Monu-Olarewaju likened the battle fought by Anioma people for the reelection of Governor Okowa to complete his eight years tenure, to the battle of Waterloo and thanked all Deltans for the huge support given to the Governor.
Conclusively, Hon. Monu-olarewaju pray God to give the Governor Okowa the grace to pilot the State to higher socioeconomic-political heights in the next four years.