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- On May 17, 2020
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The Governor of Delta State, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has been commended by Muslim leaders in the state for the partial reopening of mosques in the state which were closed down because of the outbreak of the Coronavirus popularly known as Covid-19.
The Islamic leaders, Alhaji Auwalu Tukur, Alhaji MumakhaiUnuagha and Alhaji Suleiman Juaro on behalf of Muslim faithful in Delta State expressed profound gratitude to the governor for his understanding and uncommon love for Muslims in the State.
The Arewa community and Muslim Umma leaders on behalf of the Delta State Muslims in a statement made available to journalists in Asaba expressed gratitude to Governor sequel tothe decision reached at a parley held in Asaba where he graciously approved the partial reopening of Mosques in the State, but with a proviso to the strict compliance to washing of hands, sanitizers, wearing of face masks and attendants should be between 20 to 50 persons per mosque during Jumat prayers.
I want to personally thank our Governor for graciously approved the opening of Mosques in the State! It shows how caring and understanding he is and his love for the Muslims in Delta State. We prayed for him in our last Jumat service. We shall continue to pray for him and to ensure that the Coronavirus pandemic is out of Delta State and Nigeria in general” Jauro said
He pledge the continue support of Muslims in the state towards the Okowa led administration.
…..Lauds Okoledo over victory as Uvwie PDP chairman
Alhaji Suleiman Jauro, leader of Arewa Community in Uvwie local government area has lauded Hon Efe Okoledo on hissuccessful swearing in as the People’s Democratic Party, PDP chairman of Uvwie local government area.
In a statement made available to journalists in Effurun, he saidthat, Hon. Okoledo has the capacity and capability to lead the party in Uvwie LGA, advising him to always consult with leaders and stakeholders to ensure a rancour free administration,where everybody will have a sense of belonging.
He expressed confidence that with Okoledo as the helmsman of the party, PDP will always maintain his number one position in the Uvwie local government area in all electoral process.
While calling on party faithful to give their support to Okoledoled executives in order for them to succeed, he expressed confidence in Okoledo, saying he has all it takes to lead the party to electoral victory even beyond 2023.