The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has felicitated with a leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, Chief Tom Ikimi, on his 78th birthday.
Obaseki in a statement said, “I congratulate Chief Tom Ikimi, elder statesman and a great leader of our party, on the occasion of your 78th birthday and pray that God grants you wisdom and strength to contribute to the growth and progress of our dear country, Nigeria.
“A cerebral leader, you distinguished yourself as an Architect, politician and businessman, serving our nation at every given opportunity with a deep sense of patriotism and a desire to effect change and inspire hope.
“From your days of little beginnings, you have maintained astounding brilliance and a commitment to noble ideals that have continued to distinguish you as a committed leader who cares for the advancement of society.”
The governor added, “A worthy son of Edo State, you have continued to show the indomitable Edo spirit and the core virtues of hard work, diligence and enterprise.
“I congratulate you on your 78th birthday and pray for many more years of good health and wisdom.”