The Abia state seat of power temporarily relocated to NVOSI LAND yesterday with the celebration of the 53rd birthday of Hon Darlington Nwokocha, Member representing Isiala Ngwa North and South Federal Constituency.
It was a large harvest of Abia government officials, political heavyweights, elders, children, women, youths numbering, by the analysis of the eyes, into several tens of thousands as the arena was filled to the brim and many more were still along the road.
Among the notable visitors that graced the occasion are, Governor Okezie Victor Ikpeazu, Senator T.A. Orji, Engr Chinedum Orji, Col Akobundu, Chief Ike Anyatonwu, Engr Enyinnaya Nwafor, Chief Ncheta Omerekpe, Mr Allwell Asiforo Okere, Chief Ginger Onwusibe who chaired the Organizing Committee, and numerous others.
From the host Community, Nvosi land, Elder John Nwamgborogwu led Nvosi people and leaders including Commander Smart Uwakwe, Chiefs Israel Nwaogwugwu, Patrick Onwuka, Ebere Nwachukwu, Prince Agbara, Gabriel Onyendilefu, Nvosi youths, Nvosi Media House, Nzuko Ukwu Oha Nvosi, Dontorch N Princedozy, and many others to give a befitting reception to the guests.
Featuring during the event were March pass by PDP women from all the INEC wards in Isiala Ngwa North and South, Commissioning of the DR OKEZIE IKPEAZU MINI STADIUM EZIAMA NVOSI, built by Hon Darlington Nwokocha, Commissioning of the state of the art ICT centre built at EZIAMA Nvosi by Hon Darlington Nwokocha for the writing of JAMB UTME and other CBT exams as well as the cutting of the birthday cake.
Earlier in the day, there was the Commissioning of the Isiala Ngwa South Legislative Council Chamber, buit at Omoba by Hon Darlington Nwokocha and named after Senator T. A. Orji. The activities of the previous days, spanning the whole week had included the Commissioning of various projects all over Isiala Ngwa North and South and The Capacity Training for Elected LGA officials in Isiala Ngwa North and South, among other activities.
In their speeches, the guests congratulated the celebrant and thanked God for using him to achieve the much he has so far achieved, praying for more.
In his own speech, the celebrant sang praises to God, thanked all the people that came to celebrate with him and thanked God for what he has done so far.
He announced that in order to create grassroots employment for about 512 youths in Isiala Ngwa North and South, arrangements have been concluded and all equipment procured for the establishment of 256 barbing salons, one for each polling unit in Isiala Ngwa North and South. Each of the barbing salons will be manned by 2 people.
Motorcycles, grinding machines and mini buses were on ground for distribution to constituents.
In his speech, Governor Okezie Victor Ikpeazu announced a soccer tournament to be played in the stadium named after him beginning from December 2021 with the prize money of 3,000,000.00.
53 HEARTY CHEERS TO DARLOOO!
To God be all the glory!