The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has commiserated with his Political Adviser ( POLAD ), Chief Matthias Eto, on the death of his immediate younger sister, Mrs. Maria Emonido ( nee Eto ).
In a Press Statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, on Thursday in Asaba, the Speaker, described late Mrs Maria Emonido, a retired Chief Health Assistant of the Delta State Health Management Board as God-fearing and hardworking woman who raised her children in high moral.
According to him, it was painful that the deceased who was the immediate past woman leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Oleh Ward 2 for eight years, died when she was most needed, but urged the children, entire family and Oleh community to be consoled by the fact that she lived a fulfilled life.
“On behalf of my family, I commiserate with you, Chief Matthias Eto, my Political Adviser on the painful death of your immediate younger sister, Mrs Maria Emonido who until her passage on Monday, April, 27 was the National women leader of Olezi Pentecostal Church”, he said.
He added that; ” Your sister, a devout Christian, a business woman and Politician was a rally point and loved by many who came in contact with her during her sojourn on earth”.
“May God comfort you and all members of your family and give you the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss and grant her soul eternal rest”, the Speaker said.