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Praise for Delta governor as he turns 60

22 October 2014, 06:59Augustine Osayande

Abuja - President Goodluck Jonathan has applauded Delta State Governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan, who has turned 60, for his exemplary dedication to the service of Delta State and Nigeria.

In a congratulatory letter to the governor, Jonathan also commended his commitment to the ideals of diligence, humility and perseverance.

“On behalf of my family, the Government and people of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, I write to express warm felicitations to you on the glorious occasion of your 60th birthday anniversary," Jonathan was quoted.

“I join your family, friends, well-wishers and the entire people of Delta State in celebrating a life that vividly epitomizes triumph against all odds emanating from the circumstance of birth, while also symbolizing the assured reward for single-minded commitment to the ideals of diligence, humility, perseverance, focus and dedicated service,"  he added.

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“As you deservedly mark this landmark anniversary, it is my prayer that Almighty God will continue to grant you good health, even as He guides, guards and prospers you in the many more years of fulfilling service ahead of you,” the President wrote.

The President wished the governor a happy birthday.

A medical doctor by profession, Uduaghan was born on October 22, 1954 in Warri North, Delta State.

- CAJ News


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