19 January 2021 By Georgina Humphrey
Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano has congratulated former Secretary-General of the Commonwealth of Nations, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, on his 88th birthday.
This is contained in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Information & Public Enlightenment, Don Adinuba
It describes the seasoned diplomat and administrator as a leader who led by example.
” The consistency and transparency with which he operates his personal business has made him outstanding”
The statement stresses that Chief Anyaoku is a great gift the State gave to the world.
It adds that during his tenure as the Commonwealth Secretary General, he struggled for democracy, human rights and dignity.
According to the statement Gov Obiano describes him as a man who keeps learning and growing in wisdom, knowledge and experience.
The statement prayed God to continue to grant Anyaoku the grace of good health so that he will live long enough to reap the fruits of his labour.