DIRECTOR of the Department of State Security Service Anambra State Command, Isyaku Linus Yusuf, celebrated thanksgiving mass at St Thomas Aquainas Catholic Church, Agu Awka, Anambra State.
The service was graced by different prestigious personalities which included the Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano, Senator Victor Umeh, Arthur Eze, Senator Uche Ekwenife, Senator Chris Ngige, Traditional rulers and other important people .
The director in a statement, said, “ I want to thank God for promoting me to the highest rank in the DSS and also promoting my colleagues.. That is the purpose of this thanksgiving mass to appreciate him for this opportunity”.
He also appreciated Anambra State Government for treating him fairly and also being hospitable to him, knowing well that he is not an indigene of the state. He thanked Governor Willie Obiano for his love and support towards him, he also thanked the church, the priests for their prayers and also his family and his colleagues.
Governor Willie Obiano while appreciating the director, expressed gratitude that the director attained this rank during his tenure. He described the director as a hardworking man and a good friend who does not joke with his job.
In his homily, Rev father Anthony Akabuogu described Isyaku as a humble and God fearing man who people can emulate and who does not play with God.
The clergy stated that there is a reward for influential power who do not forget the ways of God as it is popular amongst wealthy people not to really care about God after acquiring wealth, forgetting that God is the one that gives wealth.
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