Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has hailed former Governor James Ibori as a bridge-builder who laid the right foundation for the state’s development.
He noted this on Friday during a reception in honour of Ibori in Obior, Aniocha North area of the state.
”Our Leader, Chief James Ibori is a bridge builder, you taught us to be selfless and accommodating. We will continue to appreciate you, we will continue to take Delta State to greater heights and in the right direction,” the governor added.
“We are proud that Delta North is hosting you because you are a worthy leader, you taught us that as we progress as a family we are expanding, our people have been very patient and co-operative, this family is a large one and it will continue to accommodate more people into the party.”