The wife of the Governor who gave this commendation yesterday during a dinner party held in her honour at the Presidential Lodge Jalingo, stated that, for turning out in their numbers to honour her, God will also honour them, adding that, she intends having a proper celebration next year when she will be clocking 60 years as this celebration is a function of plea by her aides and associates to celebrate no matter how small.
Barr. Anna Ishaku said it is a thing of joy for her to reveal her age unlike most women who conceal theirs as her years are a reflection of God’s grace and faithfulness in her life.
She further used the opportunity to urge the women to be at alert as soon, she will be calling on them for talks on how to map out strategies to tackle some challenges facing the State.
Speaking earlier, Commissioner for Women Affairs and Child Development, Hon. Loise Emmanuel applauded her Excellency for carrying out the Bible injunction that talks about numbering our days so we can apply our hearts to wisdom.
She also prayed God to bless the Governor’s wife with long life, sound health, grace, wisdom, promotion and otherwise.
Also speaking on behalf of Hope Afresh Fondation Taraba, the Administrative officer, Barr. Nungrimam Dashe who described their Principal as a role model and an Icon, pledged their total support in helping her chart a way forward in rebuilding the State.
Various women also took turns to pray and wish her Excellency the best as she celebrates her new age.
Wife of the Deputy Governor, Wives of House of Assembly members, Wives of Commissioners, Wives of Caretaker-Chairmen as well as various Women groups were among those who graced the occasion.