By Kelechi Ugo
A frontline contractor cum politician, Hon. Calistus Chinedu popularly called CJK has celebrated his wife’s birthday in grand style in Owerri, the capital city of Imo State over the weekend.
The occasion attracted people from all walks of life including member representing Oguta, Oru West and Ohaji/Egbema Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Engr. Kingsley Chima Uju, member representing Ideato North State Constituency in Imo State House of Assembly, Hon. Bar. Arthur Egwim, members of Ugwumba movement among other dignitaries.
Hon. Nze Chinedu popularly called CJK described his wife, Mrs. Kelechi Jesse Chinedu as God’s divine gift to his family.
The Ideato North- born contractor recalled that he had earlier tried to drag his wife to politics, but she refused as she has a call to serve the Almighty God. “I thank God for using my wife to touch lives spiritually. I have called friends and well wishers to join me thank God. I have tried to bend my wife’s way to politics, but she refused. I hereby dedicated this building to my wife’s owned Mercy of God Ministry.
“I originally called this building Obi Ideato, but I have revised my decision. My sincere appreciation to the Almighty God for gift of life and prosperity in my family. “I thank everyone who has in one way or the other contributed to the success of this occasion today.
“To my wife, I say big congratulations and happy birthday to you”, CJK said.
Speaking, the member for Oguta, Oru West and Ohaji/Egbema in the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Engr. Kingsley Uju urged men to emulate Hon. Chinedu by encouraging their wives.
While member for Ideato North in Imo State House of Assembly, Hon. Barr. Arthur Egwim who was the chairman of the occasion congratulated the celebrant and her husband.
The celebrant, Mrs. Kelechi Jesse Chinedu promised to always support her husband.
“I am a prophetess and I will always meet God in prayers in terms of my husband’s political ambition”, she said.