An erudite politician and philanthropist, Prof (Mrs) Rukevwe Akpedeye-Ugwumba, has felicitated with the immediate past Deputy President of the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, on his 60th birthday.
Prof Ugwumba, a stalwart of the All Progressive Congress, APC, and President, Jesu Marie Empowerment Foundation, JMEF, in a statement made available to newsmen, described Omo-Agege as a personality gifted with intelligence, wisdom and determination who has accomplished so much for himself, family and the society at large.
The politician who was a member of the Tinubu-Shettima Presidential Campaign Council in the last Presidential election, noted “Over the years, the celebrant, distinguished Senator Ovie Omo-Agege who represented Delta Central for two tenures and rose to the position of Deputy Senate President, has proven to be a trustworthy and dependable leader”.
The Uwheru-born Canadian-based Professor of Medicine and Family Health, on behalf of herself, family, foundation, and political support groups wished Omo-Agege who holds the title “Obarisi of Urhobo Land”, a happy birthday and many happy returns.
“I, on behalf of my family, my Foundation, and my various Political Support Groups, rejoice and celebrate His Excellency, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, Obarisi of Urhobo Land, on the auspicious occasion of his 60th birth anniversary,” Ugwumba stated.
Continuing the one-time Special Adviser on Health Matters to former Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan said, “Your Excellency, over the years, you have proven to be a trustworthy and dependable Leader, and I know that you are not relenting in that regard”.
Prof Ugwumba maintained that Omo-Agege’s contributions to the well-being of others are sincerely appreciated and acknowledged in the society, saying “It is my prayer that God continues to guide, strengthen, protect and grant you opportunities to make more positive impact on the lives of the people. Once again, congratulations, Your Excellency”.