Daniel Oyowe at 42: A Business Tycoon cum Politician with Extraordinary Legacies
How time flies, Barr (Chief) Daniel Magnus Oyowe, the Managing Director of Cast Oil and Gas Limited marks 42 today. He was born on May 11th in 1973 to a prominent family of Pa Oyowe of Aviara Kingdom. Having attended his primary and secondary education and later proceeded to one of the nation’s universities to acquire his degree and later ventured into private business.
Having stayed in Lagos for many years doing credible business and he decided to join the murky waters of Isoko politics that made him contested for Isoko Federal Constituency under the platform of the All Progressives Congress(APC) and was rigged out by the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) which Delta electoral Tribunal determines his fate before May 29.His purpose of contesting for Isoko Federal Constituency to liberate Isoko people from excruciating poverty which has been caused by infamous leaders. Barr Daniel Oyowe is one young Isoko philanthropist that has the mind of his people that was why he indicated interest to contest for the National Assembly election in Isoko, he received huge political support from Isoko youths. He had one of the best political campaigns that almost thrown his opponents into political conflagration. Having spent several millions of naira on the just concluded general elections, he still remains faithful to his veritable supporters to the core. He only came to Isoko politics to change the recycled structure and fixed a structure that would help to develop the region.
As a renowned businessman, he has empowered over 1000 people in Isoko and beyond. One thing you cannot take away from Barr Daniel Oyowe is philanthropic gesture and humility portrays among the poor. In the book of Proverbs 22:9 says” He that hath a bountiful eye shall be blessed; for he giveth of his bread to the poor”. He does not see wealth of life as nothing than to help the poor in need. Barr Daniel at 42 is not 42 days but young in heart and ready to deliver Isoko nation from oppressive leadership. In Lagos politics, especially the All Progressives Congress (APC), he has pitched a tent with Senator Bola Tinubu,the National leader of the Party, General Mohammadu Buhari(President-Elect) and other APC stakeholders to take Nigeria politics to the Promised Land. According to Barr Daniel Oyowe, he said many call God but they don’t have the fear of God in their hearts but he believes that only God giveth and taketh.
He has taken the lead of advocating for good governance in Isokoland since he lately joined the murky waters of Isoko politics. He remains a trusted Isoko politician with credibility. Though at 42, he has good dreams to drive Isoko economy if given the mandate. He is not going to the National Assembly to enrich himself but to draw government presence to Isoko.To some extent; his wealth has affected some handful numbers of Isoko youths and politicians.
Barr Daniel Oyowe is a man that stands out for the voiceless in Nigeria and beyond. Having travelled across the globe, but still remain humble to the poor and the mighty in the society. He is a man after God’s heart and nothing more. He is happily married and blessed with wonderful children. Once again, happy birthday sir. God will give you the grace and power to fulfil your political aspiration for Isoko nation.
Pastor Godday Odidi
Social Media Analyst/Mindset Media Limited