By Steve Seigha, Warri
A Detla State Assembly aspirant, Chief Peres Oloye has eulogized an Ijaw born political strategist, Chief Solomon Funkekeme as he celebrates his 60th birthday, describing him as a true democratic leader who had endeared himself into the hearts of many in Delta state and beyond with his outstanding political strategies.
Oleye who is contesting Delta State House of Assembly 2023 from Burutu constituency 11, stated in a press statement signed by himself which copy was given to Daily Watch, said, ” My political leader and brother I join others to celebrate you today as you mark your 60th birthday. May the good Lord give you long life and prosperity to always support the needy in the society” He prayed.
He said that Funkekeme was a refined legislator, a team player who distinguished himself in the country as one of the best outstanding state assembly legislators, during his days in the Delta state house of assembly.
According to Oloye “I wish you a happy birthday and to thank you for your service to Humanity, thank you for your brave and fearless leadership your are a great inspiration and I wish you many more years to keep the good work”.
He described Chief Funkekemei as a fantastic role model who has proven to be a leader of ethics and morality.
“You have exhibited uncommon wisdom, remarkable vision, and exemplary leadership, you have been a role model and an example of selfless giving to this generation and I am proud to hold you as someone worthy of emulation”.
Chief Oloye noted further “you have been an inspiration to progressive minds like me as we strive to improve our democracy, there is no better time to appreciate and congratulate you than on the occasion of your birthday.” He stated.