Centre for Peace Transparency and Accountability CPTA, has conferred on the Managing Director of Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission, DESOPADEC, Hon. Bashorun Askia Ogieh a certificate of performance in recognition of his outstanding leadership qualities and performance.
The Executive of the Group, Comrade Patrick Ogheneyero, during the presentation on Monday, described Hon. Bashorun as a man of inestimable value, an icon of excellence, a great man with wit and vision; whose patriotism has shown in nation building, peace advocacy and philanthropinism.
Comrade Ogheneyero, stated that the appointment of Hon. Bashorun as the Managing Director of the Commission is a well-deserved feat which will further promote the oil producing community in terms of health care services, infrastructure and basic amenities.
He said; “The Civil Society certificate of performance isn’t a regular award; it is given after a thorough assessment of an individual/ organization is carried out’’ suffice to say that after a complete assessment CPTA, finds Hon. Bashorun Askia Ogeih worthy of one.
‘’Hon. Askia’s appointment as DESOPADEC MD, is a blessing to the people of Delta State, as this will further effect good changes in the health sector and improve infrastructure etc.
In his appreciation speech, Hon Askia, thanked the group for finding him worthy of such award presentation, he however urged all CSO’s to support government towards accountability and national orientation.
Finally, the Executive Director, promised that CPTA as a committed Civil Society Group will always advocate for peace and unity in Delta State and the country at large.