Former Governor, Chief James Ibori of Delta State who recently served up his jail terms in London was in company of top All Progressives Congress, APC, Senators including Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and other House of Representatives members who graced the birthday thanksgiving of Senator representing Delta North Senatorial District, Chief Peter Nwaoboshi over the weekend.
Ibori who was a cynosure of all eyes was making his first public contact with Saraki, Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu; Senate Leader, Ahmed Lawan; and Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr Ibe Kachikwu and his Niger Delta counterpart, Uguru Usani.
BigPen Online recalls that Nwaoboshi had boosted sometime ago that Ibori while in jail allegedly installed some Governors, Ministers, Senators including playing a major role in the installation of Saraki and House of Representatives Speaker, Dogara, a claim which has since been denied and refuted by those mentioned.
The 60th birthday thanksgiving Mass of the Senator Nwaoboshi held at St Augustine’s Catholic Church Ibusa, near Asaba, however brought Ibori publicly with these men, though he had been receiving chain of visitors in his country home Oghara since his returned.
Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, his predecessor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan, Delta State Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, and a host of others including House of Representatives Minority Leader, Hon Leo Ogor, sacked Delta House Speaker, Monday Igbuya also graced the occasion which was also attended by more than 40 Senators.