The parish priest of St Jude Catholic Church, GRA Effurun, Delta State, Very Rev. Fr. Prof. Mark Ikeke has extolled the leadership virtues of the Deputy President of the Senate and Delta All Progressive Congress (APC) Governorship Candidate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege.
In a statement by Ima Niboro, Director, Communications and Media Strategy, Delta APC Gubernatorial Campaign Organisation, the cleric extolled his virtues on Sunday, during a mass where the DSP was a part.
Rev Fr. Ikeke added that the lawmaker had impacted positively on the lives of the his immediate constituents
He also lauded him for influencing projects to other Senatorial districts of Delta South and Delta North respectively.
Speaking further, he commended Omo-Agege for breaking the jinx of not only being the first Urhobo Senator to be reelected, but also as the first senator from the area to become the nation’s Number Five Citizen.
He submitted that Senator Omo-Agege possessed rare leadership qualities among his peers.
While urging those in authority not to deprive others of their rights, Fr Ikeke commended the Delta APC Governorship candidate for his political strides in the state, noting that he has positively impacted the lives of his constituents and other parts of the state.
Reading from the book of Romans 8:31, Psalm 127, he said prayers alone can’t win our battles.
“You cannot run away from life battles. You must confront them. It is always better to confront life’s battles”, the cleric said.