Degema Local Government Area President, Mr. Michael John Williams, has been shortlisted for another award by the Garden City Advancement Award (GACA) organizers as “Most Enterprising LGA President of the Year”.
Presenting the award letter to the chairman at the board secretariat on Tuesday, the group’s senior partner, Mr Robinson Koyoyo, revealed that the board chief’s choice was based on his excellent performance, among other qualities.
“This award is based on your outstanding performance, your outstanding contributions to building a vibrant business model, sustainable development, peace and stability in your LGA and Rivers State in general.
“We sincerely congratulate you and salute your patriotism and your outstanding commitment to human capacity and community development.
Koyoyo noted that the GACA Award was an innovative platform that identified and celebrated individuals, businesses and government officials who had distinguished themselves by championing the course for excellence, capacity building, creation of jobs, community development, service delivery and determined leadership.
In response, the Chairman of the Board congratulated the organizers for recognizing his efforts and for finding him deserving, among several nominations, for the prestigious award.
While committing to partner with the group in the promotion of good governance and the advancement of the state, the Chairman of the Board reaffirmed his commitment to improve the LGA better than he has encountered it.
The awards ceremony, which is part of the “Platinum Honors” category, is the 7th edition and is scheduled for November 7, 2021 at the Aztec Arcum Event Center, Port Harcourt.
By: Theresa Frederick & Wokoma Emmanuel