Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has singled out the Chairman, All Progressives Governors’ Forum and the Governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Anayo Okorocha as a strong pillar in the struggle for a united and indivisible Nigeria.
Governor Sani Bello also eulogused the lengendary motivational role and contributions of Okorocha in the ongoing quest for national unity and progress.
In a congratulatory statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Malam Jibrin Baba Ndace Governor Sani Bello described his Imo State counterpart who celebrates his 55th birthday as a dependable arrow head and efficient trouble shooter in the ongoing agitation for disintegration of the country by some elements.
Governor Sani Bello advised the Governor of Imo state to use his influence among his fellow Southeast Governors and other leaders of thought to ensure peace in the region by strategizing on possible ways of making the people of the region live together with other Nigerians.
“I implore you to use your goodwill and connection with other fellow governors and leaders to come up with different ways of reaching out to those agitating for the disintegration of our dear country so that we will continue to live as one Nigeria.
” We recognize your true leadership qualities, we will continue to value your zeal and contributions at ensuring that our hard earned independence and the attendant achievements recorded are not allowed to fizzle out due to diferences that can be mutually resolved.
Governor Sani Bello also commended Imo State Governor for the developmental strides in the state and for investing in Education across Nigeria through Rochas Foundation.
He assured Governor Rochas of the support of well meaning Nigerians to join hands in defending and preserving the nation’s integrity, unity and progress.
Governor Sani Bello maintained that unlke before now, “Nigerians are more resolved to continue to live and coexist in peace in order to bring about the much desired unity and national development which will be benefitial to all”.
He then prayed to God to bless Governor Okorocha with good health, long life and more wisdom for the years and tasks ahead.
Jibrin Baba Ndace
Chief Press Secretary
29th September 2017