The Speaker of the Delta State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Sheriff Oborevwori has congratulated the  wife of the  State Governor and Founder of 05 Initiative, Dame Edith Okowa, on the occasion of the celebration of her birthday today, Monday June 1, 2020. 

In a Press Statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Dennis Otu, the Speaker described the  First Lady as an epitome of humility, saying she has positively impacted  on the lives of Deltans  through her pet project.

According to the Speaker, the establishment of  sickle cell clinics across local government areas in the state by the wife of the Governor through the 05 Initiative has helped Deltans greatly. 

“The governor’s wife, Dame Edith Okowa has done so much for Deltans through the 05 Initiative. She has brought smiles to so many disadvantaged individuals and families  in the society. As a  good wife, a caring  mother and God fearing, she has brought succour to the needy and we thank God for her life”, he said. 

The Speaker added that; ” As we celebrate her birthday today, it  is my prayer that God should  continue to protect her and give her the strength to continue to  serve humanity”.

“On behalf of my family and Constituents, I congratulate  the wife of the Governor and Founder of the 05 Initiative on her birthday today”.