By Appolos Christian
African Independent Television (AIT) has named Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, its 2018 awardee in the category of Outstanding Governor of the Year.
According to a statement signed by Enyinnaya Appolos, the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, the award and many others awarded to the governor in past are evidence to the hardwork and diligence of the governor’s administration towards delivering democracy dividends to Abians.
Recall that Governor Ikpeazu was honoured as Vanguard and Authority Newspapers Governor of the year in 2017 for his exceptional leadership style respectively.
Speaking while Presenting the letter of nomination to Governor Ikpeazu at the Abia State Governor’s Lodge in Abuja, the AIT team led by Mr. John Iwarue,
ED, Special Projects, DAAR Communications Plc, commended Governor Ikpeazu for what he described as an outstanding performance.
Signed by Mr Tony Akiotu, the Group Managing Director of DAAR Communications, the nomination letter reads: “This letter most respectfully submits a request for your Excellency’s kindest consideration and approval with regards to the forthcoming 3rd DAAR Awards 2018 for Outstanding Performance and Good Governance wherein your excellency will be conferred with the Outstanding Performance and Good Governance in the Industrialization and Infrastructural Development in Abia State, Federal Republic of Nigeria.
“The prestigious DAAR awards brings together an array of prominent Nigerians from all walks of life and the diplomatic community.”
The award presentation will take place in Abuja in a week’s time.