By Ebi Perekeme
The Tompolo Foundation has felicitated with its Founder, High Chief Government Ekpemupolo, a.k.a Tompolo, as he clocks 49 years today, April 12, 2020, praying for his longevity and good health.
The Foundation celebrates with the Niger Delta icon in a congratulatory message signed by Dr. Paul Bebenimibo, Executive Secretary of the Foundation yesterday in Warri.
The Foundation as part of the birthday celebration, has earlier donated food items worth several millions of Naira to Gbaramatu, Ogulagha, Egbema, Ugborodo and Diebiri communities.
The Foundation also, as part of the birthday celebration, yesterday, donated food items to Isaba, Ogbe-Ijoh communities and residents of Warri Riverside.
The message read in part, “To our boss on this day, we, the entire members and staff of The Tompolo Foundation celebrate with you, an uncommon hero and icon.
“We thank God for the protection of your life these 49 great years.
“Sir, we pray for your continued good health and longevity as we are confident that your God- given goal to emancipate the Niger Delta shall be achieved despite the draw back.
“We join other well-meaning citizens who acknowledged your sacrifices in the struggle for your people in wishing you happy 49 garlands, we love you heartily.
“This celebration is a time for prayers and we call on people of good intentions to join in our prayers for the hero of our time.”
Ambassador Joel Bosina, Former Commissioner Special Duty, Abuja, who received the food items on behalf of Egbema kingdom thanked The Tompolo Foundation for the great work they are doing. He prayed for Tompolo’s safety and longevity.
The Foundation visited Ogbe-Ijoh, Isaba and Warri Waterside communities to make presentation of food items.