By Oyigu Onuche Elijah.
Today, we join the people of Kogi State and beyond in celebrating the remarkable life and achievements of Pa Damodu Attah, an elder statesman who turns 72 years old.
Pa Attah has become a shining example of compassionate leadership, and his meekness and gentle approach to life’s issues have endeared him to many. He is an epitome of integrity and one with selfless heart to the people. This special occasion provides us with an opportunity to reflect on his unwavering dedication to the welfare of widows, orphans, and the less privileged in our society..
Pa Damodu Attah’s journey has been one characterized by wisdom and a deep sense of responsibility towards his people. His erudite disposition and insightful leadership have made him a trusted source of wisdom for those around him. Throughout the years, he has consistently demonstrated his worth through the successful supervision of numerous projects that have greatly benefited the people of the Igala kingdom and Kogi State as a whole.
The love that Pa Attah harbors for the development of his land and the improvement of social services knows no bounds. His commitment to uplifting the lives of his fellow citizens has left an indelible mark on the hearts of many. Today, as he celebrates his 72nd birthday, it is our fervent wish that God bestows upon him 72 blessings that money cannot buy.
Pa Damodu Attah’s contributions to society extend far beyond mere words and gestures. His actions have transformed lives, offered hope to the hopeless, and inspired others to follow in his compassionate footsteps. Whether it be advocating for the rights of widows, providing educational opportunities for orphans, or championing initiatives aimed at uplifting the less privileged, Pa Attah has shown us the true essence of leadership and service.
As we commemorate this milestone in Pa Attah’s life, we must recognize the impact he has had on the lives of countless individuals. His selflessness and dedication have created a legacy that will be cherished for generations to come. Pa Attah has proven that age is not a barrier to making a difference, and his journey of grace is a testament to the power of compassion and humility.
On this joyous occasion, we celebrate Pa Damodu Attah’s life and extend our heartfelt gratitude for his unwavering commitment to the betterment of our society. May his birthday be filled with love, joy, and the fulfillment of his heart’s desires. As we raise our glasses in his honor, let us also pledge to carry forward the torch of compassion and make a positive impact in the lives of those around us, just as Pa Attah has done. Happy 72nd birthday, Elder Attah!
– Oyigu Onuche Elijah, his son-in-law, wrote from Abuja.