As women all over the world mark the International Women’s Day on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, the Governor Owelle Rochas Okorocha has extended his heartfelt goodwill wishes to the women in the State in particular and Nigerian women in general.
The governor remarked that women deserve to be Celebrated for their outstanding role in preaching peace, pursuing peace and ensuring peace both in the State, Nigeria and beyond.
Governor Okorocha noted that the enviable role of women in the development of the family in particular and the society at large cannot be played down and urged them not to relent in carrying out this divine assignment.
His Excellency said that the monumental support his administration has enjoyed from the women in the State has largely contributed to the success story of the Rescue Mission Government in the State, and assured that his administration would continue to assign major responsibilities to women because they have proved to be trustworthy, committed and patriotic, to a very large extent.
The governor equally commended the first lady of the State, Nneoma Nkechi Okorocha for all she has done to galvanize the women in the State for the progress of the State and her people.
The Governor wishes Imo women in particular and all the women in general, a blissful celebration.