By: Ike Philip AbiagomThe Senator representing the good people of Delta North Senatorial District, at the National Assembly and Chairman, Senate Committee on Niger Delta Affairs, Distinguished Senator Peter Onyelukachukwu Nwaoboshi (SPON) has bagged an award for his invaluable contributions in the Niger Delta region and for an outstanding leadership role.
The award came from Niger Delta students group under the aegis of The Niger Delta Students Union Government (NIDSUG) led by her President Comrade N-epga Goodness.
According to the (NIDSUG) president,Senator Nwaoboshi was considered for the award to encourage him to do more for the people and also encourage him to remain focused, while he discharges his duties as Chairman, Senate Committee on Niger Delta Affairs.
“We believe there is the need to give honour to whom honour is due.“As one of the key actors of the new Niger Delta… and in recognition of your numerous contributions in advocating for peace and infrastructural development for a new Niger Delta… and also for your ceaseless support towards students and educational development in your domain, Niger Delta and Nigeria at large, this is what informed our decision to honour the Senator Nwaoboshi, the group president said.
Speaking to (NIDSUG) after presenting the award to him,Senator Nwaoboshi who said that he has been humbled with such acknowledgment from students, appreciated their gestures and also stated that it is a challenge for him to increase the fast pace of his performance and service to humanity.