Canadian based business man and Chieftain of People Democratic Party, PDP, Hon. Ufuoma Jones Usen has described the Executive Director, Finance and Administration, EDFA of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission, Chief Bar. John Obukowho Nani (The Aghwemutuwhewhi of Ijerhe kingdom ) as an examplary leader who has enthroned his people into leadership positions and has not enslaved his people as followers as seen in contemporary political leaders.
Hon. Ufuoma Jones Usen disclosed this in a congratulatory birthday message to the DESOPADEC EDFA, explained that Nani belong to the brigade of leaders who enthrone leadership training on his people.
“Sir I want to congratulate you as you attain this milestone, I wish to inform you that we (the good people of Ijerhe kingdom) are grateful to God to have you as a leader who resolved to building leaders at this critical time”
He also hinted that within the short stay in leadership positions, the former House of Assembly member has empowered his people with leadership positions; told Nani that those he empowered are currently doing well in their various field of endeavors.
The Prominent Party leader of Jesse ward 5 (9) appealed to the celebrant not to relent in his resolved to build emerging leaders, hinted that Nani has written his name in gold.
“You have written your name in gold, those you enthroned into leadership positions are currently doing well and has not disappointed, even as I sincerely appeal to you not to relent in that regard.”
Usen thanked Nani for using his office to attract various empowerment programs, scholarships to students, and development of Ijerhe kingdom through construction of roads in particular and Delta in general. However prayed to God to protect, guide and give him more wisdom and above all good health to continue the good works. He added.
He also commended Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa for finding Hon. Nani worthy to be appointed to serve at his current position in DESOPADEC.