The Special Adviser to the Governor of Kogi State on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Hon. Engr. Abubakar Ohere has bagged award of Excellence from the Christ the King Nursery and Primary School Okene, A subsidiary of Catholic Diocese of Lokoja.
The award which was presented to him by the Leader of the Daughters of Divine Loves (DDL), Rev. Sr. Kamfeechukwu Moedu and some of the institution’s staff said, it is in recognition of his altruistic, accessibility, tolerance, benign and benevolence to the Christian institution which as well depicts that Hon. Ohere is a man of equity, justice and fairness who will always be magnanimous to people irrespective of their religious background. She added “I’m convinced to say Hon. Ohere is a man of everybody”.
Receiving the award, Hon. Abubakar Ohere thanked the Christ the King Catholic Community for the award, assuring that the recognition will spur him to do more.
Speaking he said, “It is always good when you discover that people recognize the little contributions one is making. “I dedicate this award to his Excellency, Governor Yahaya Adoza Bello for giving me the platform and opportunity to serve”. He added, I’m only following his footsteps to delivering dividends of democracy to the people of Kogi State, and the Government of Alh. Yahaya Bello is not a sectional government but a government for all.
Engr. Ohere reiterated that his passion for supporting learning bodies is firmly hinged on his conviction, that the best form of empowerment and legacy that can be bequeathed on our future leaders is education. “Most of the societal ills are patronized by youngsters, and learning ground like yours is a certified fertile ground for inculcating moral values in our children, to which they will not depart as they grow”, Engr. Ohere added.
“In continuous working towards achieving Alh. Yahaya Bello’s Developmental Goals, the award will certainly motivate me to do more”, Engr Ohere concluded.
He charged his August Visitors to continue to pray for the Executive Governor of the State, Alh Yahaya Bello, for God’s guidance and protection to enable him take the state to an enviable height.