Delta State Governor, Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa has paid glowing tributes to the late Brig. Gen. Dominic Oneya.
Okowa said the late former Minister of Sports was truly an icon who worked hard and served Nigeria in different capacities.
Brig. Gen. Dominic Obukadata Oneya Rtd was a former Military Administrator of Benue & Kano States.
He was buried in his country home in Ehwerhe-Agbarho Community in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State by the Nigerian Army.
The late Oneya according to Okowa served as the former Chairman of the Agbarho Traditional Council of Chiefs and political leader of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP in Ughelli North.
Okowa enjoined Deltans to emulate Oneya saying he lived a life worthy of emulation.
“He was never pretentious about any situation. We pray on behalf of myself, my wife, family, Delta State Government that God fills the gap that he has left behind