Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, on Sunday, mentioned the state was spectacular in all features of governance and within the comity of states within the nation.
Okowa at a thanksgiving service in honour of Justice Sybil Gbagi for her elevation as Justice of the Court docket of Attraction in Oginibo, Ughelli South Native Authorities Space, remarked that little kids of Delta State had been making optimistic exploits within the nation and internationally.
He emphasised that the period of coaching male youngsters alone had lengthy gone, urging mother and father to proceed to coach their feminine youngsters, saying girl-children had been making nice affect internationally.
The governor acknowledged: “On behalf of the federal government and other people of Delta, I congratulate our expensive sister, Justice Sybil Gbagi, on her elevation to this increased workplace.
“We rejoice with you and your loved ones as a result of your elevation as choose of the Court docket of Attraction is a superb feat, and we thank God for this promotion.
“Our state is doing properly in each facet of governance and within the society as a result of we have now had a wealthy background of taking our little kids to nice heights.
“In Delta immediately, girls occupy delicate positions as Chief Decide of the state and President of the Customary Court docket of Attraction and now we have now Justice Gbagi, one other girl within the Court docket of Attraction.
“It’s essential that we start to coach our girls in order that they will proceed to do properly in life.”
Bishop of Lagos Diocese, Anglican Communion, Rt. Rev’d Humphrey Olumakaiye, in his message, described the celebrant as an trustworthy, forthright, versatile, achieved, multi-faceted, gifted and balanced girl.
He mentioned that the significance of thanksgiving can’t be over emphasised, stressing that most individuals who obtain blessings from the Lord don’t give because of God.
Quoting from the Bible, the Bishop mentioned, “It’s a good factor to provide because of the Lord, including that each one religions give prominence to thanksgiving.
“Whenever you give thanks for what God has completed yesterday and immediately you’ll obtain one other tomorrow.
“When you possibly can suppose properly of all God has completed for you, then you’ll thank Him properly.
“When you have nothing to thank God, thank God for Christ, thank God for stay, thank God for hope and for forgiveness,” he mentioned.
He congratulated Justice Gbagi on her elevation and prayed for God’s steady steerage and safety for her.
Husband of the celebrant, Chief Kenneth Gbagi, appreciated visitors for honouring their invitation, including that God had been very trustworthy to his household.
Former Governor of Adamawa State, Boni Haruna, Chief Decide of Delta, Justice Theresa Diai, former Deputy Governor of Lagos State, and Senior Particular Assistant to the President on Sustainable Growth Targets (SDGs), Princess Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire, and Senator James Supervisor, had been in attendance on the thanksgiving service.