Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta state said, the day prior to this, that he neither collapsed nor became flown overseas for clinical attention as mentioned via a phase of the social and important circulation media.
Okowa, who spoke on the authorities house Chapel, Asaba, stated he is hale and hearty, describing the reports as falsehood.
He brought that it became unfair and uncharitable to disseminate fake records against him.
“it's miles very unlucky, at this age and time, that humans will intentionally mislead others when there are possibilities to find out what would possibly have occurred. i used to be informed that sure sections of the social media said that I had been flown overseas for clinical remedy. whilst and how did that occur?
“i have been very busy treating loads of files on my desk. The truth is that closing Wednesday, I entered the washroom in my office and one of the tiles fell off from the wall and that i had a minor reduce on my head. It was dealt with and had stitches, and i am ok. people recognise i am a workaholic and that became why it didn’t stop me from running. i am hale and hearty.”
…Says Anaba is a thoroughbred
in the meantime, Governor Okowa ,the previous day congratulated Mr Eze Anaba on his appointment as the Editor of leading edge Newspaper, describing him as a thoroughbred professional, whose contributions to the boom of journalism in Nigeria is laudable.
Okowa, in a declaration by his leader Press Secretary, Mr Charles Aniagwu, in Asaba, said it changed into anticipated that Anaba might subsequently gain the pretty-esteemed role of Editor, going through his contributions to the journalism profession.
Noting that Anaba, over time, had proved his mettle inside the career, the governor described his appointment as properly deserved and “an notion to many newshounds striving to make a call inside the pen profession.
“I have no doubt in my thoughts that the cap suits Mr Anaba. He has a validated tune document of excellence in journalism, which has visible him upward push through the ranks to the pinnacle of the profession,” Okowa said.
He urged the new Editor to bring his wealth of enjoy to undergo, not only in advancing the reason of the newspaper, but also the journalism career in fashionable.
Okowa said: “i encourage Mr. Anaba to look his new appointment as one that comes at a time while Nigerians count on the media to do more in putting schedule for the general improvement of the u . s . with the aid of playing its position as the watchdog of the society.”