Member representing Udu in the Delta State House of Assembly, Hon Peter Okagbare Uviejitobor has won the Best Performing State Legislator Award for the year 2017.
He was presented the honorary gold award at an impressive ceremony at Ughelli organized by the Forum for Good Governance and Sustained Democracy with Hon, Mark Idonor as National Coordinator.
Presenting the award to the lawmaker, Hon. Idonor disclosed that the ceremony was the maiden edition to be organized by the organization and that it would be an annual event to reward outstanding political leadership in Nigeria.
He added that that award has been put together to recognize and encourage performing and outstanding legislators who have distinguished themselves in terms of influencing projects to their constituency.
He disclosed that the nomination of Hon Uviejitobor for the award was in recognition of his sterling and outstanding performance in the area of social infrastructure since he assumed office as member representing Udu Constituency in the Delta State House of Assembly.
“It is the humble opinion of the selection committee that your hard work, selfless service and honesty over the years, provide sufficient justification for the conferment of this prestigious award on you,” he declared.
In a brief remark during the ceremony, Hon Chief Peter Uviejitobor, who was represented by his Senior Special Assistant, Engr Godspower Orumere Uviejitobor thanked the organisers for the honour, dedicating the award to the people of Udu local government area who, he said, voted massively for him in the 2015 general election.
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Author: Our Correspondents