An ally of Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, Honourable (Barrister) Rita Orji has been described as a virtuous woman who has continued to blaze the trail in all spheres.
“Today, we celebrate the life of a woman whose faith no trial in life has been able to defeat. May God continually renew your strength for countless years to come.
“You’re a Woman after God’s heart, we want to use this medium to say thank you for blazing the trail and always upholding the truth at all times irrespective of the challenges.
“We celebrate the life of not just an average personality but an accomplished woman, a business mogul, an entrepreneur and a professional politics who is not a political jobber.
“A woman of high integrity whose joy is to help the downtrodden in the society through her NGO.
“A woman who is ready to spend her last penny to get people connected, a lawyer who offers free legal services to the poor in the society and above all, a woman who hasn’t allowed the negativities attached with politics to affect her home and immediate family. You’re indeed a joy to the people around you.
“You’re someone who has taken it upon herself to exemplify what it means to lead a Godly life.”
Chief (Mrs) Rita Orji is a one term House of Representatives member, she represented Ajeromi-Ifelodun Federal Constituency from 2015-2019.
In the last one year of her birthday, she has offered scholarship to over 500 students who are currently studying at higher institutions of learning in Lagos and Oyo States.
Thousands of people in Lagos have benefitted from her free medical outreach.
Her mega empowerment programmes and job opportunities are remarkable and point of reference in Lagos.
All these put together are one of the reasons nearly all Governors in Nigeria like to identify with her including the presidency.
This was put together by her media partners in Lagos, Ibadan and Imo State to celebrate an amazon on her birthday.