Izeze Wins Best State Legislator Of The Year Award

By Fidelis Egugbo THE member representing
Ughelli South
Constituency in the
Delta State House of Assembly,
Hon. Reuben Izeze has
won the 2017 Best State
Legislator -of -the -year
award.
Izeze won the award recently
in Benin at the 13th
edition of the Prestigious
Honorary Platinum Heritage
Gold Award, 2017, organized
by the Edo Legacy
Foundation Inc.
According to the Coordinator,
Advisory Board of
PHPHGA, Barr. D. U. Uwaifo,
the awards is a yearly event
organized to recognize and
encourage distinguished
Nigerians, Africans and foreigners
who are considered
exemplary in their areas of
endeavour.
He disclosed that the
nomination of Hon. Reuben
Izeze’s and subsequent
winning of the award as
Best State Legislator of the
year was in recognition of
his sterling and outstanding
performances since he
assumed office as member
representing Ughelli South
Constituency in the Delta
State House of Assembly.
“It is the humble opinion
of the Award Selection
Committee that your hard
work, honesty and selfless
service over the years, provides
sufficient justification
for the conferment of this
prestigious award on you,”
he said.
In a brief acceptance
speech, Hon. Izeze represented
by his Legislative
Aide, Barr. Samuel Mesere,
thanked the organizers for
the honour while dedicating
the award to the good
people of Ughelli South
Constituency who voted
for him.
“I give glory to God for this
opportunity and I thank the
organizers for this award
as I dedicate it to the good
people of Ughelli South
Constituency for giving me
the opportunity to serve
them.”
The impressive award
ceremony which took place
at the UNESCO Heritage
Centre in Benin was well attended
by dignitaries from
all works of life.