BY : OFUAFO WHITE GHAVWAN
Jones Ode Erue was born to the family of Erue from Emede Town in Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State.
He completed his Primary education and proceeded to Government College Ughelli before gaining admission into the Bendel State University now, Ambrose Ali University AAU Ekpoma) where he studied Political Science.
The prefix to his name aforementioned “Prophet” is not just a nickname, but a name divinely attached to him. After Several years of working with the private sector upon his graduation as a political scientist, He ventured into Ministry by God’s divine calling and became a Prophet and the Senior Pastor of Jabez House of Prayer Ministry.
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He joined the All Progressive Congress, APC in Delta State in 2013, He was Elected State Chairman in 2014.
At the end of his first tenure, He was re-elected and currently the Chairman of Delta State APC and has successfully managed the affairs of the Party in Delta State by adding many feathers to his name which include the first APC Chairman in the South-South to produce a Deputy President of the Senate, His Excellency Senator Ovie Omo-agege.
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He was appointed as a member of the Board of Standard Organization of Nigeria S.O.N by President Muhammadu Buhari in (2018) where he served meritoriously until his new nomination by the President as Commissioner designated to represent Delta State in the Board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
During the 2014 Local Government Polls in Delta State, Prophet Jones Ode Erue proved his intelligence capacity by winning many Councilors seats during the DELSEIC election as the Chairman of Opposition Political Party in the State.
OTHER POSITIONS HELD
Prophet Jones Ode Erue was elected as the President of Niger Delta Bishops Forum on the Pentecostal platform
Prophet Jones Ode Erue is currently a member of the Old Students Association and Senior Mariner of the renowned Government College Ughelli.
He is happily married to Pst Mrs Debby Erue-Jones and blessed with wonderful Children.
His passion for Humanitarian service is unexplainable with excellent philanthropic assistance to the needy, scholarship and undiluted love to his families, friends, unknown people and society at large. Prophet Jones Ode Erue political sons are too numerous to mention, in summary, He is a man that loves God and believe in the efficacy of his prayers to God.