Three reputable organisations based in United States of America (USA), have honoured Abia state deputy governor, Sir Ude Oko Chukwu for his outstanding leadership qualities and intellectual excellence.
The distinguished fellowship awards came from International Academy of Business and Behavioral Sciences, Connecticut USA, International Academy of Business Washington DC, USA and International Academy of Business and Public Administration, also in USA.
Receiving the triple awards at the Government House Umuahia, the deputy governor, Sir Ude Oko Chukwu pledged to maintain and sustain the qualities that earned him the awards by promoting best professional practices and
Sir Oko Chukwu who thanked the three international academies of repute and their Nigerian local chair, Prof. Chinedu Ezirim of the department of Banking and Finance, University of Port Harcourt for finding him worthy in character and academics to receive those awards, assured them of his continued support by maintaining and upholding standard of qualities of professionalism.
The Deputy Governor also lauded the General Manager of the state Board of Internal Revenue, Dr Udochukwu Ogbonna and a lecturer in Abia Polytechnic Aba, Dr Ejem Chukwu Agwu for contributing to the lectures presentation which were adjudged the best by the International Academies.
Presenting the awards on behalf of the three International Academies, the country chairman and Professor of Banking and Finance Department, University of Port Harcourt, Prof Chinedum Ezirim said that the awards were in recognition of the deputy governor’s outstanding leadership qualities and intellectual excellence in addition to the award winning lecture paper which he presented with his team.