The Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa has said that he celebrate a new year isolating alongside his beautiful wife, Edith, while grateful for the mercy of Almighty God over his family, his administration and most importantly, the great state, Delta.
The Governor took to his official social platform on Wednesday to celebrate his 61 years birthday, he said this past year has been full of ups and downs for everyone including his family.
According to him, “However, today, as I celebrate a new year isolating alongside my beautiful wife, Edith, I am grateful for the mercy of Almighty God over my family, my administration and most importantly, our great state, Delta.
“We have all faced challenges due to this pandemic, however, we have addressed them head-on, knowing fully well that we will all emerge better and stronger from this”, he said.
As he reiterated throughout this pandemic, that he has no doubt in his mind whatsoever that Nigerians will get through this together, urging everyone and their loved ones to please stay safe. “Therefore, today, my deepest prayer is for God to protect all of us, guide us in all our affairs, and show humanity his abundant mercy and grace as we collectively battle COVID-19”, he said.
Recently the Governor, his wife and his daughter tested positive for COVID-19. He said, “we are well and continuing with our isolation and medication. We thank you all for your continued prayers for us and our daughter”.