*** Says Nigerians  Must  Keep  Hope Alive 

The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has called on Nigerians to pray for the nation and leaders at all levels, urging them to remain hopeful and steadfast in the  New  Year. 

Rt Hon Oborevwori in   his New Year message to Nigerians in general and    Deltans in particular  felicitated with them as they stepped  into the New Year.

In  a  Press Statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, on Tuesday, the Speaker  called for prayers for the nation and leaders, saying that with God all things are possible.

According to the statement; ” I  want to first and foremost thank the  Almighty God   for ushering us into the New  Year  in good health. God has been so faithful to us.  In all that we do, let us always put God first.  I  want to implore our people to pray for peace and unity of the Country and our   leaders for God to give them uncommon wisdom to continue to   pilot the affairs of this great nation in the right direction. I want to specifically implore  Deltans to sustain  the prevailing peace and harmony in the   state. There is no doubt that we  experienced a peaceful state in 2019 even with the General Elections  and I  want to urge  our people to do more to keep our state peaceful,  no sacrifice is too much to  make for peace. Nigerians   must do everything possible to live in peace with one another”.

Predicting that the New Year was full of hope,  the Speaker  said that; “The year 2020 is going to be far better for all of us and so as a people,  let us look up to the New  Year with strong determination to succeed and hope for the best.  We must keep hope alive. 2020 will be a year of fulfillment for all of us. In  2020, we will have cause to continue to give glory to Almighty God.

 “Deltans should  expect more infrastructural development in the New  Year.  The year has a lot for all Deltans. With the   early passage of the  2020  budget by the  State  House of Assembly on Wednesday, December 4, 2019    and it’s signing into law  on Thursday, December 12,  2019   by His Excellency,  Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa,  the  stage is now fully set for  Deltans  to witness more   development and Lawmakers in the state will continue to make good laws  for our people and give them quality representation”, he added and wished the people a peaceful and a Prosperous New Year.