The Deputy President of the Senate, and Chairman of the Senate Committee on the Review of the 1999 Constitution, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has rejoiced with the immediate past Governor of Delta State, Dr Emmanuel Ewetan Uduaghan on his 66th birthday.
In a congratulatory message to the former governor, Senator Omo-Agege while felicitating with the erstwhile governor of Delta State noted that ” Dr Uduaghan’s humble beginning, commitment towards forging peace, humanitarian service and nationalistic disposition are among qualities that have distinguished him as one of the great sons of Delta State.”
Omo-Agege who represents Delta Central at the Upper legislative chambers expressed optimism that many young Nigerians would be further inspired with the story of how the medical doctor-turned-politician surmounted challenges in his life’s journey.
In a press statement released by Yomi Odunuga, Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the Deputy Senate President, Senator Omo-Agege congratulated Uduaghan on his 66th birthday, wishing him long life and his continuing contribution towards the progress of Delta State and Nigeria.
He said: “I congratulate Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan as he celebrates his 66th birthday. I pray that God grants him long and fulfilling life as he continues to contribute towards the progress of Delta State and our country, Nigeria”.
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Born in 1954 in Warri North Local Government Area in Delta State, Uduaghan attended Federal Government College, and the University of Benin where he earned a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) degree. He also has a Diploma in Anaesthesia. He was governor of Delta state between 2007-2015.