OKARA: IYC Mourns, Describes Legendary Poet As Beacon Of Hope

By Kenneth Orusi, The Nigerian Voice, Asaba

The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), Worldwide under the leadership of Oweilaemi Roland Pereotubo mourn the painful demise of our legendary literary icon, Pa. Gabriel Okara.

A statement signed by the National President, Ijaw Youth Council ((IYC), Pereotubo Roland Oweilaemi, and made available to our correspondent Wednesday lament the demise of the literary Icon.

“Our father and hero of modern literary genre was not only a source of inspiration to the retinue of young literary activists in today's contemporary Nigeria but also, the splendour of his mastery works have over the years, defined literary evolution in the African continent.

“Indeed, the Ijaw nation in particular and the Nigerian federation at large have lost an iroko tree of an inestimable value. Though he lives on as his prodigious works will continue to ring his name in the minds of humanity at the sands of times, his demise is one that can never be replaced.

“The Ijaw nation hereby joins the people and Government of Bayelsa State to mourn our departed pundit. We pray for the eternal rest of the departed soul. Our prayers are to the immediate family of the literary icon and the Ijaw nation in general. May God Almighty grant us the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss”, the release stated.

en

SOURCE :The Nigerian Voice (local news)

38 thoughts on “OKARA: IYC Mourns, Describes Legendary Poet As Beacon Of Hope

  • 15th October 2020 at 10:48 pm
    Permalink

    Actually when someone doesn’t be aware of after that its up to other users that they will assist, so here it takes place.

    Reply
  • 16th October 2020 at 11:19 pm
    Permalink

    Artikel yang bagus sekali. Aku menyukainya. Setiap orang tentu berkeinginan mempunyai rumah yang mantap dan nyaman.
    Tetapi, untuk memilih model & desain rumah yang pas dengan keinginan akan menjadi
    sulit jika tidak mempunyai sampel bentuknya. Dari sini kita akan memaparkan gambaran mengenai
    model hunian minimalis terkini. Karena selain nyaman, model terbaru akan tepat untuk kamu yang ikut perkembangan zaman.
    perumahan grand

    Reply
  • 23rd October 2020 at 3:00 am
    Permalink

    You are so awesome! I don’t suppose I’ve read through a single thing
    like that before. So great to discover someone with some unique thoughts on this issue.
    Really.. thank you for starting this up. This site is something
    that is required on the internet, someone with a little originality!

    Reply
  • 30th October 2020 at 2:32 am
    Permalink

    You’re so awesome! I do not think I’ve truly read anything like that before.
    So good to find another person with some original thoughts on this issue.
    Seriously.. thank you for starting this up. This web site is something that is required on the internet, someone with a bit of originality!

    Reply
  • 8th November 2020 at 3:10 am
    Permalink

    Hello! Do youu use Twitter? I’d like too follow you if that wouuld be okay.
    I’m definitely enjoying your blogg annd look forward too new articles.

    Reply
  • 12th December 2020 at 10:32 pm
    Permalink

    Hey! I understand this is kind of off-topic however I had
    to ask. Does managing a well-established wrbsite like yours take a large amount of work?
    I am brand new to blogging however I do write in my diary everyday.
    I’d like to start a blog so I can easily shre my personal experience and feelings online.
    Pleasze let me know iff you have any kid of suggestions or
    tips for new aspiring bloggers. Thankyou!

    my web page; chinese restaurant delivery gloucester (Edwin)

    Reply
  • 13th December 2020 at 12:11 am
    Permalink

    Hey there! Do you know if they make any plugins to aassist with Search Engine
    Optimization? I’mtrying to geet my blogg to rank for spme targeted keywords but I’m not seeing very good gains.
    If you know of any please share. Kudos!

    Also visit mmy homepage takeaway near me (Launa)

    Reply
  • 14th December 2020 at 6:26 am
    Permalink

    Veryy nice post. I just stumbbled upon your blog
    and wanted to mention that I have really enjoyed browsinmg your blog posts.
    After all I will be subscribing to your feed and I hope you write once more soon!

    Feeel free to surf to my blog post – gloucester conservatories (Wolfgang)

    Reply
  • 17th December 2020 at 9:52 pm
    Permalink

    Wow that wass odd. I just wrote an extremely long comment but after I
    clicked submit my comment didn’t show up. Grrrr…
    well I’m not writing all that over again. Anyways, just wanteed
    to saay excellent blog!

    Take a lok at my homepage – gloucester conservatories,Malcolm,

    Reply
  • 1st February 2021 at 6:02 am
    Permalink

    I’m really enjoyijg the design and layout of your blog.
    It’s a vsry eas onn the eys which makes it
    much moree pleasant for me to come here andd visit more often. Did yyou hire out a developer
    too create your theme? Fantastic work!

    my web blog; gloucester conservatories (Val)

    Reply
  • 2nd February 2021 at 4:48 am
    Permalink

    I know this site presents quality bassd artihles annd other material, is there any
    other web site which prewsents such thinbgs in quality?

    My site … double glazing;Gabriella,

    Reply
  • 6th February 2021 at 10:00 pm
    Permalink

    We’re a group of volunteers and starting a brand new scheme in our community.

    Your web site provided us with useful info to work
    on. You’ve done a formidable process and our entire community will likely be
    thankoful too you.

    Also visit my homepage: gloucester conservatories (Katja)

    Reply
  • 15th February 2021 at 3:22 pm
    Permalink

    Thhis is the right blog for evveryone wwho hopes to understand this topic.

    You realize a whole lot its almost hard to argue with you
    (not that I personally would want to…HaHa). You definitely put a brand new spin on a topic which has been written about for decades.
    Wonderful stuff, just great!

    Also visit my homepage :: gloucesterr conservatories;
    William,

    Reply
  • 19th March 2021 at 8:09 pm
    Permalink

    Undeniably believe that that you stated. Youur favourite reason appeared to bee
    at the internet the easiest factor to have in mind of.

    I say to you, I definitely get irked whilst people consider issues that they
    plainly do not recognize about. You controlled to hit the nail upkn the highest and outlined out the wholle thing with no need side-effects , other folks
    can take a signal. Willl probably be back to geet more.
    Thank you

    My homepage; gloucester conservatories (Sanford)

    Reply
  • 24th March 2021 at 1:10 pm
    Permalink

    Hey there! I’m at work browsing your blog from my new apple iphone!
    Just wanted to say I love reading through your blog and
    look forward to all your posts! Keep up the excellent work!

    Reply
  • 28th March 2021 at 10:34 am
    Permalink

    My developer is trying to persuace me to move to .net
    from PHP. I have always disliked the idea because of the expenses.
    Butt he’s tryiong none the less. I’ve been using WordPres on a vsriety of websies for about a year and am worried about ssitching to another
    platform. I have heard fantastic things about blogengine.net.
    Is there a way I can transfer all myy wordpress content into it?
    Any kind of help would be greatly appreciated!

    Review my web site … double glazing (Georgetta)

    Reply
  • 3rd April 2021 at 6:42 am
    Permalink

    You ought to take part in a contest for one oof the
    highest quality websites onn the web. I most certainly will highly
    recommend this blog!

    My web pafe chines takeaway delivery gloucester (Dawn)

    Reply
  • 14th June 2021 at 12:18 pm
    Permalink

    Hey There. I found your blog using msn. This is an extremely well written article.
    I’ll be sure to bookmark it and come back to read more of your useful info.

    Thanks for the post. I’ll definitely return.

    Reply
  • Pingback: 60mg priligy best price

  • 19th July 2021 at 4:28 am
    Permalink

    We stumbled ovcer here coming fromm a different web address and thought I might checck things out.
    I like what I see so i am just following you. Look forward to going over
    your web page yet again.

    Here is my homepage: title loans; Minnie,

    Reply
  • 21st July 2021 at 3:00 am
    Permalink

    Hey! Someone inn my Facebook group shared this website wiyh us
    so I came to take a look. I’m definitely enjoying the information. I’m book-marking and will be tweeting this to my followers!

    Terrific blog and woknderful design.

    Review my weeb page – title loans (Saul)

    Reply
  • Pingback: oral treatment for malarial hydroxychloroquine

  • Pingback: john hopkins hydroxychloroquine study

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.