Uduaghan tasks Retired Public Officials on Developmental Issues
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
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
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
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.