Home » » PEACEMAKER! Benue’s Deputy Governor, Abounu bags Peace Award

PEACEMAKER! Benue’s Deputy Governor, Abounu bags Peace Award

Written By Idoma Television on Sunday, June 21, 2015 | 11:26:00 PM

The deputy governor of Benue State, Engr. Benson Abounu has has bagged an International Ambassador for Peace award.

The award was conferred on him by the Coalition of Civil Society Organization, Benue State chapter.

Speaking at the ceremony over the weekend coordinator of the group, Amb. Gundu G. Benjamin (JP) lauded the current government for what it described as a good start.

He pledged the group's total support to the administration of chief Samuel Ortom and Engr. Benson Abounu in the course of rebuilding the already ruined Benue state. 

The coordinator further disclosed that the body was initiating a one day workshop titled “peace and reconciliation award summit” which he said would be  recognised by the state government in collaboration with ECOWAS.

In his response, the deputy governor Engr. Abounu stated that it was actually early for him to receive any award but will accept this particular one because it was a peace award.

Share this article :


Copyright © 2016. IDOMA VOICE NEWSPAPER... Latest Idoma News, Otukpo News, Benue News and more - All Rights Reserved
Design by Jastaco Technologies Proudly powered by Google Blogger