Idjerhe Traditional Council of Idjerhe Kingdom in Delta State has congratulated Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori on his swearing-in as governor of the oil-rich Delta.
According to a statement issued on behalf of the Ovie of Great Idjerhe Kingdom, His Royal Majesty, King Monday Obukowho Whiskey, UDURHIE 1, said Oborevwori’s emergence is divinely ordained by God.
The Council noted that Governor Sheriff Oborevwori is an experienced politician, who has served in both the executive and legislative arms of government and rose to the pinnacle in the Legislative Arm as Speaker due to his hard work, diligence and transparency.
It expressed confidence that the Okpe-born politician will bring his wealth of experience to bear in the governance of the state especially after working closely with the political genius, the immediate past Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa.
The statement added that as a grassroot politician who rose from community leadership and has spent all his life on Delta State, Governor Oborevwori will turn the fortunes of the state through his robust MORE Agenda.
The Idjerhe Traditional Council urged Deltans to support Governor Oborevwori and expect more development, peace, employment, empowerment and prosperity.
It prayed God to grant him more wisdom, divine health and grace to succeed in his new assignment.
The Council also used the opportunity to thanked the immediate past Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa on his successful tenure.