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Uduaghan tasks Retired Public Officials on Developmental Issues

Source: pointblanknews.com

Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has charged retired public

officials to avail the country of their experience, expertise, knowledge

and wisdom in handling developmental issues.
Besides the governor enjoined politicians to play by the rules devoid of

rankle, and violence.
Governor Uduaghan who gave the charge this yesterday [21-02-14] at a civil

reception hosted by Ibusa community in honour of Vice Admiral Dele Joseph

Ezeoba [Rtd], the immediate past Chief Of Naval Staff, stated that the

country was passing through challenging times and would need to tap into

the expertise, advice and experience of those who have been at the helm of

affairs to seek for solutions .
According to him “we are in very challenging times that we need the

experience and advice of the people who have been at the helm of affairs

in this country….. Nigeria needs your expertise. “

“Delta State needs your wisdom and knowledge especially in the area of

security. You know that one of our three point agenda is peace and

security. I will soon be calling on you to avail us of your experience and

expertise in tackling security issues”.
He advised politicians against overheating the polity stating that “power

belongs to God and he gives it to whom he pleases, we should prevent

resorting to violence and shedding of blood as no position is worthy human

life”.
While commending the Obuzor of Ibusa, Prof. Louis Nwoboshi for his

handling of the affairs of the community, Dr. Uduaghan charged the people

of Ibusa especially the elites to intervene and solve their communal

problems in-house.
He emphasised that “Ibusa has produced great men and women who have excel

in various fields, I want to appeal to Ibusa people especially these

elites to cooperate and solve their problems without government

intervention”.
He commended Vice Admiral Dele Joseph Ezeoba [Rtd] for his meritorious

service to the nation and Delta State stating that he left his marks in

the sands of time as Chief of Naval Staff.
In his Remarks, Vice Admiral Dele Ezeoba [Rtd] commended Dr. Uduaghan for

developmental vision for Delta State and urged deltans to support him to

succeed in this regards.
While promising to continue to work for infrastructural projects in the

town, Vice Admiral Ezeoba [Rtd] called for mutual cooperation and love

among the people of Ibusa to ensure rapid developmental growth in Ibusa.