Founder of Reality Organization Worldwide Elder Mrs. Eunice Kalu, the Mother to the Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu on Sunday was showered with praises by Abia All Progressives Congress (APC) led by by its Chairman, Hon. Donatus Nwapka.
Hon Donatus Nwapka speaking on behalf of the party and other dignitaries extolled the leadership as well as Motherly roles played by Elder Eunice in not just the lives of her Children but members of the society.
The party Chief made this known at Igbere, during a reception of the Thanksgiving ceremony held by Elder (Mrs) Eunice Kalu at her Igbere Country home.
The service which was held at Presbyterian Church of Nigeria, Onu-Ibina Igbere in Bende L G.A to show gratitude to God for His mercies upon Elder( Mrs) Eunice Kalu was officiated by Most Rev. Uguru Ulu Uguru.
The Abia APC Chief in his speech, chronicled the roles played by the founder of Reality Organisation (A societal reformation group) in raising her children and also imparting positively in lives of members of the society.
While restating that Senator Orji Kalu remained the root of Abia Politics, Hon Nwankpa expressed that the Chief Whip and the former Governor remained the bedrock of Abia-Politics and Politicians regardless of political parties.
In his words “We want to thank the founder of reality organisation worldwide , Elder Mrs. Eunice Kalu, the mother of our former Governor and Senate Chief Whip, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu.
By the support of our leader the former Governor of Abia State, the man that laid the foundation, the man that we refer to as the leader of modern Abia Politics, whether anybody likes it or not. We want to thank God for all His grace on Senator’s mother
“The foundation of Abia Politics, it does matter if you refer to it as “New Era”, even if it is PDP, APC or any other political abbreviation, the tap root has to do with the foundation that started with our leader Senator Orji Kalu.
Hon. Donatus pointed out Senator Kalu derived his strength as a result of the unique character and training bestowed upon him by his mother saying “Our leader Senator Kalu possesses his strength, because he has a Mother who is worthy and blessed.
Speaking to Mrs Eunice Kalu, He said, “On behalf of us your children I am humbled to say we are proud of you, we are not just proud of you but wish to have you around all the time. We are very grateful to God for granting you good health and making you whole, because when Jesus cured people he also made them whole. We want to say that we can’t reciprocate well enough the good things that you have given us.”
Hon. Nwapka also praised Elder Eunice Kalu “Odiuko na Mba” as she is popularly known for passing on her good character to her children which according to him are evident in her children.
He further said, “The only thing we can do is to keep praying for you and handing you over to the Almighty God. Even when you were outside the country , you always kept calling to check on us back here in Nigeria. When there are problems in the party you provide solutions by recommending persons. One good thing is that you are not selfish by keeping such character to yourself, you were able to transfer such character to your children and offsprings.
“Because one of the biggest challenges in Igbo land today is the culture of continuity in behavior lineage. A lot of lineages have fizzled out because of certain evil Foundation or ancestral crime. So we are proud of you and because you have not given us that burden we know that our future will be very great which is already great but will be greater. So on this note let us all give thanks to God.
The Thanksgiving which attracted the presence of who is who in Abia to include: Hon. Nnanna Uzor Kalu,Hon. Mascot Uzor Kalu, Hon.Obinna Oriaku, Chief Jerry Kalu, Ezeogo Emeka Onuoha, Chief Uche I.C Dimgba (Ezendigbo na Ikeja), Hon. Chidia Maduekwu, Dr Madukwe Ukaegbu, Rev. Mrs Jemaimah Kalu, Others include Son’s and Daughter’s of Igbere Ebiri, Members of OUK Movement, Parents body of Reality Organization and other notable dignitaries.