A renowned youth advocacy group and Publishers of Arise Africa Magazine, Arise Africa Network of Nigeria, honours Hon Kingsley Uju Chima and Rt. Hon Ozurigbo with award on Leadership Excellence.
Arise Africa Magazine reports that the awards to the astute Lawmakers was announced at the group’s annual event geared towards celebrating excellence in Africa, which held on 25th of July 2020 at Benchmark Hotels Owerri, Imo State
Speaking after the event, the Founder Arise Africa Network, Comrade Ikechukwu Anyanwu, said the excellence award was in recognition of the lawmakers “Excellent visionary leadership and outstanding achievements in service to humanity”.
Anyanwu, who disclosed that the Arise Africa vision is centered on Redefining Africa To The World as we celebrate and recognize positive achievements in Africa.
He added that the group appreciated the duo of Hon Uju Chima and Rt. Hon Ugonna Ozurigbo for their vision, enterprise and contribution towards youths development across Africa
He stated “Arise Africa seeks to partner with all Awardees who by their Award are inducted into Arise Africa Hall of Fame in ensuring that our youths are educated, equipped and empowered for the future”
He explained that the “Arise Africa Network is ardently and unequivocally committed to raising the beautiful continent of Africa, pushing for development and putting a call on accountability, open budgeting, public participation in governance, projects evaluation cum monitoring”.
Award recipients at the event include, H/E Sen Hope Uzodinma, Attorney General Imo State; Hon Barr C.O. C Akaolisa, Commissioner Foreign Affairs; Hon (Amb) Dr Fabian Ihekweme, President Ugwumba Leadership Development for Africa; Hon Ugwumba Uche Nwosu, Prof. Obinna Njoku, Ugoeze Shirley Okwudinma and Hon Dcn Chike Okafor,
Others includes Amb. Dr George Anderas, Amb Uche Ogbuagu, Hon Chigozie Nwaneri, Hon Amb. Uju Onwudiwe, Rev. DR Ike. Nwosu Etc