Thursday, September 10, 2020

Honourable Ekene Bags SOKAPU Award Of Excellence

Southern Kaduna People's Union (SOKAPU) Youth wing, has presented an award of excellence to the chief executive officer of Kada City FC, Kaduna, Honourable Abubakar Adams Ekene.
Making the presentation at his residence in an occasion that coincided with a movement meeting in solidarity with his political aspiration tagged "Ekene is coming", the SOKAPU National Youth Leader, Comrade John Isaac who led the delegation, said Honourable Ekene's contributions in the area of Sports and peace building in Southern Kaduna is quite commendable.
He said" We have monitored Honourable Abukabar Adams Ekene's antecedents and his numerous contributions in Sports, empowerments, in Southern Kaduna, hence the award being presented to him today is to encourage him to continue the good works.
Hon. Ekene in his response said the award came to him as a surprise, he expressed gratitude to SOKAPU youth wing for recognizing his modest contributions politically, through Sports and other areas; not only to his immediate constituency but to Southern Kaduna and Kaduna State at large. He assured them that the award will further spur him to continue his good works.
Ekene noted that his quest to represent his constituency in 2019 was to further provide him an opportunity to touch lives positively, stressing that he will always be available for any call to service now or in the nearest future.
He used the opportunity to call on the youths to shun violence, ethnic sentiments, all forms of religious bias and embrace peace.
"I want to also enjoin you to support government's efforts at entrenching peaceful coexistence for growth and development. For me, i will continue to contribute my quota now and always towards any developmental processes".
It would be recalled that Honourable Ekene contested in 2019 for the  House of Representatives, in order to represent Chikun/ Kajuru Federal Constituency.  He was defeated by the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Hon. Yakubu Umar Barde.

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