2 Okowa, the vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika in Asaba, said that Omo-Agege, who represents Delta Central Senatorial District, remained an amiable and illustrious son of Delta in whom citizens were delighted about for his political accomplishments.
3 According to Okowa, Omo-Agege has had an outstanding performance in the Red Chamber as one of the presiding officers and a very vocal member of the Ninth Senate.
4 He specifically commended the Orogun-born lawmaker and APC governorship candidate for his contributions to the strengthening of laws guiding the electoral process in the country, and for all the projects he had attracted to the state.
5 He commended the lawmaker for his astute representation of his constituents, and wished him more fruitful years of contributing to nation-building.
6 “On behalf of my family, the government and people of Delta, I congratulate my brother and friend, the deputy senate president, an illustrious son of Delta and a leader of note, Distinguished Sen. Ovie Omo-Agege, on the occasion of his 59th birth anniversary.
7 “Your excellency, you have made invaluable contributions to nation-building, especially with your notable contributions to legal reforms in our electoral process.
8 “You have also shown a strong commitment to the welfare of our citizens, especially the people of your Delta Central Senatorial District where you have used your privileged office to touch lives in many ways, including projects, appointments and employments.