The Vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Occasion (PDP) within the 2019 election, Mr. Peter Obi, has known as for the immortalisation of Rev. Sr. Dr. Henrietta Alokha, who died last year while rescuing college early life for the length of the explosion at Bethlehem Secondary College, Abule-Ado, on March 15, 2020.
Whereas speaking at the farewell musical dwell efficiency organised in her honour by the Holy Family Troupe in conjunction with Bethlehem Ladies’ College Family at the Catholic Church of Nativity, Festac, Lagos, the day outdated to this, Obi described Sr. Henritta as yet any other St. Theresa of the Child Jesus.
In Obi’s phrases: “Fancy St. Theresa of the Child Jesus, she used to be at her minute nook within the college taking unprecedented care of the college students entrusted to her to the level of shedding her life in issue that they are going to most probably be right. Such other folks might possess to gathered be immortalized to level to others that we’ll have the skill to swap the area from our minute corners.”
Obi described her life as corpulent of examples, “for us as a other folks,” he acknowledged, “she teaches us that we invent no longer might possess to be presidents or governors to enact certain adjustments within the nation. We can receive to the bottom of to invent our minute chores as councillors, teachers, civil servants, mechanics, among others in a manner that is lovely to God and humanity.”
One among the organisers of the event and the Troupe’s Musical Director, Mr. Orlando Chuks Okeke, acknowledged that the consensus to invite Mr. Peter Obi because the Customer of Honour used to be attributable to of the similarities he shared with Henritta. According to him, like Sr. Henritta, Obi is smitten by education, the coaching of the young ones alongside the paths of rectitude as nicely because the inculcation of discipline and morals by instance.
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