By Ann Oginyi, Abakaliki
Governor David NwezeUmahi has sent his 2020 independence anniversary message to President Muhammad Buhari assuring him of Ebonyi State’s continuous support to move the country forward.
“Your Excellency, it is heartwarming that your administration has remained undaunted in the desire to build systems and structures that will guarantee the actualization of the potentials of our Federation. Be assured Sir, that Ebonyi state shares in this collective desire to move our nation forward in unity and love”, Umahi hinted in the goodwill message.
The message also read: “It is with a deep sense of responsibility and special pleasure, that I congratulate the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency, President MuhammaduBuhari GCFR, on this auspicious celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Independence of Nigeria.
“There is no doubt that we have passed through tuggers and challenges to attain this diamond jubilee. This ceremony therefore offers us opportunity to celebrate our successes and reflect on the challenges, so as to deepen our goals of actualizing the dreams of our heroes past in our quest for the socio-economic and political progress of our nation. This even underscores the divine will to get Nigeria on track, despite challenges.”
He further sent his warmest regards to the President’s led administration and the citizenries.
“On this auspicious occasion therefore, I most profoundly convey to Your Excellency our dear President, the best wishes and warmest regards of the government and people of Ebonyi State, Salt of the Nation”, he added.