Rt. Hon. George Ali (Otukpo L.G Chairman of Benue state)
A Social right group, Proponent of good governance Nigeria (PGGN) has honored the Executive Chairman of OTUKPO Local Government Council, Hon. GEORGE ALI as the best performing Local Government Council Chairman in Benue State for the year 2017 followed by his achievement since assumption of office.
Making the presentation in the Chairman office at Otukpo, the headquarter of the Council, by the Assistant National Coordinator of the Social right group and on behalf of the 2017 face of good governance award committee, Comrade Paul Edoh Jnr said that “after critical and meticulous assessment of the antecedents of Hon George Ali especially his outstanding leadership qualities, administrative and managerial competences, his committed effort towards adding value to the life of the good people of Otukpo L.G , his strong commitment for community development and security strategies embarked upon recently as well as his commitment to the service of our dear state with accountability and transparency as his watchword endeared him to PGGN to honor him the FACE OF GOOD GOVERNANCE AWARD 2017”.
Photos: From Left A.g National Coordinator, Secretary to L.G Chairman, Rep. State Coordinator PGGN, Otukpo Ward Member, Conscience Radio Journalist from Abuja.
Comr. Edoh Jnr further added that, the Social Right group were particularly attracted to Hon Ali because of his love for Promoting Good Governance and fighting corruption in the state.
In his acceptance speech, the Executive Chairman through the council Secretary, Mr. Oyaje Egwa, thanked God for the honor as well as PGGN for finding his boss worthy to be so honored, while dedicating the award to the good people of Otukpo.
According to him, the anti corruption mantra of President Muhammadu Buhari and Dr. Samuel Ortom will continue to holds way in the local government Secretariat while the good work which the chairman has starts will continue since his mandate is to serve and also fight the ghost workers issue bedeviling the council over time.
Present in the award presentation, are the heavy delegation of Proponent of good governance from Abuja and the Benue state coordinator of the group Mr. Joseph Ker and his secretary Pastor Praise.