Senator Dr Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah has felicitated with Most Reverend Dr Peter Ebere Okpaleke on his installation as the first bishop of Ekwulobia Catholic Diocese.

In a statement from his official Facebook platform, Senator Dr Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah said  "It is with gladness in my heart that I write to you today to congratulate you; Your Lordship, Most Reverend Dr. Peter Ebere Okpaleke on your installation as the pioneer Bishop of the Ekwulobia Catholic Diocese."

He went on to state that "Your firm Christian belief in peace and unity amongst people for the betterment of life has endeared you to many, and has registered unprecedented success in the spiritual life of parishioners, as well as the humanitarian, educational and spiritual life of the Catholic community. In all circumstances, you have remained faithful to your calling, and have always gone beyond the call of duty for the wellbeing of the Catholic community"

Senator Dr Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah went on to state that "On behalf of my family and the good people of Anambra South, I wish to congratulate you on your installation today. It has been a long journey, but our loving God in his infinite mercy and grace took you by the hand and led you this far. It is my earnest prayer that the Almighty God will bless you and continually give you wisdom, divine guidance and good health to serve in his Vineyard forever."

He therefore started that he looks forward  to support the new bishop of Ekwulobia Catholic Diocese, as he intercedes for our Senatorial District; Anambra South, our dear State, Anambra and the nation at large so as to strengthen the gospel of peace, compassion and unity, he concluded.