The member representing the Uvwie Constituency in the Delta State House of Assembly, Honourable Solomon Ighrakpata, has felicitated with Muslim faithful in Uvwie as they celebrate Eid-el Kabir.
Honourable Ighrakpata, in a statement in Asaba on behalf of himself, family and the entire constituency, congratulated Muslims on this year’s celebration and urged them to use the opportunity provided by the religious event to pray for sustainable peace in Uvwie and the state at large.
The Lawmaker, who is the Deputy Chief Whip of the House, acknowledged the large number of Muslims resident in Uvwie local government area and charged them to go about their activities peacefully before, during and after the celebrations.
Honourable ighrakpata emphasized the need for them to continue to live in peace and harmony with indigenes and to ensure they involved themselves only in legitimate ventures.
The Uvwie Constituency representative used the occasion to again thank the Muslim community in the Constituency for their massive support during the general elections and assured them of effective representation.
He also commended them for their unalloyed loyalty and support for the state Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, stressing the need for all to continue to keep faith with the PDP administration in the state.
Honourable Ighrakpata assured the people of the commitment of the Okowa administration to building a stronger Delta State for the benefit of both Deltans and non Deltans living in the state.