With a grateful heart, Rt.Hon.Kemdi Dikeocha celebrates his 46th Birthday today. In gratitude to God for saving his life, the former Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly took to his official Facebook page to thank friends and well wishers who supported his family during the period he was abducted.
Among those he listed include:
Former Imo State Governor, Chief Ikedi Ohakim, Rivers State Governor, His Excellency Rotimi Amaechi, Evangelist Myke Ikoku (CEO ,All Seasons Hotel, Owerri), Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, Prof.Viola Onwuliri, Captain Iheanacho, Hon. Alex Emeziem, and Rt.Hon.Benjamin Uwajumogu to list a few. Read his full message below.
I testify to the goodness and abiding mercy of Lord God for upholding me to see this special birthday before which I was counted among the dead by the international press.
I thank all my friends & well wishers for their special prayers & birthday messages! I thank all those who stood by me while my ordeal lasted.
On this special day, I remember my Late Father in law, Honourable Justice Mike Eziri who died out of heartbreak for my sake, my Uncle, late Monday E. Dikeocha, my elder sister, Mrs Mercy Okalanwa who suffered stroke for my sake, my sweet wife Ify & my entire Lineage. S Uduhirinwa & S Amuchie, Rt Hon Emeka Ihedioha, H E Rotimi Amaechi, Austin Papa, Chief E C Iwuanyanwu, Rt Hon Benjamin uwajimogu,H E Ikedi Ohakim, Barr E Nze,Ndi Eze Mbaise,Engr Success…
…I remember Chief Pat & Hon Mrs Ngozi Pat Ekeji, Chief Sam Onwuemeodo,Hon Mayor Eze, Rt Hon Kelechi K Nwagwu, Nze C Onwunali, Capt Iheanacho, Hon & Mrs Chris Okewulonu, Dede Aloo & Umuosi kinsmen, Lagos, Ide Okechukwu, Dr Emeka Eziri, Mrs Pat Eziri, Uche Eziri, Okey Ahube,Ugo oborgu, Barr Chinedu Dike, Vita Ahiwe, Okey Nze, Henry Njoku, Hon Mrs Pat Udogu,prof & Prof Mrs Onwuliri, Barr Oby Anyikude, Uvuru women, ccllr Ogechi Ebegu, All Churches.
I remember Evangelist Mike Ikoku of All Seasons Hotel,Chief Gideon Njoku, Cele Njoku, Dr Eddy Agulanna, Chief Anyanwu, Hon Irona, Hon Alex Emeziem, Matthew Nwaogu, Chief Marthias Onyekwere, Aunty Bene, Prof Mrs Citee, Hon. Emeka Nwajiuba, Chief jones Uzoka, All Imo state Former Speakers, The Press especially Imo based Newspapers, AIT, CHANNELS, NTA, Joi John, Hon Chuma Nnaji, my fellow hostages Rev Dr Chris Okafor & Pastor Tony! ETC ETC!!!
He rounded up with a short prayer as he remembered Anambra Buisness mogul, Sr John Nzewi who died beside him while they were held in hostage.