By: JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON
The Deputy Governor of Delta State, Barr. Kingsley Burutu Otuaro on Tuesday urged Nigerians particularly Deltans to guard the Nation’s Democracy jealously.
Barr. Otuaro made the call a goodwill message to Deltans on the celebration of Democracy Day as well as the 3rd year of Sen. Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa’s led administration in Office.
The goodwill message which was endorsed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Mrs. Doris Warri-Aboh, the Deputy Governor said all arms of government must be alert to preserve and enable enjoyment of the hard won democracy.
Barr. Otuaro congratulated Nigerians for voting Governor Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa who has used the democratic environment to improve on the gains of Democracy delivered to deltans by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) led Government since 1999.
“With a vision and.commitment to spread development to all parts of Delta State, Governor Okowa has marched on undaunted by economic downturn.
” Delta’s landscape is now replete with motorable roads, portable drinking water, improved electricity supply, good health facilities, gainful employment among others by the previous and present PDP led administration in Delta State.
“Okowa’s massive investment in education and skills acquisition programmes with provision of starter packs has empowered serious deltans to make better living.
” As we celebrate, I call for continued peace among deltans to be united in support of the result oriented Sen. Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa led administration which has assured of better times.”