Lawal Africas Bags Warri Voice Award of Excellence
By Tetsoma Neyin.
The Network Coordinator of the Partners for Peace in the Niger Delta, High Chief Lawal Africas has been conferred with the prestigious Warri Voice Newspaper Award of Excellence as the "Best Peace Builder" in the Niger Delta.
The honorary award conferred on him due to his outstanding performance on peace building initiative in the Niger Delta, was made in specific reference to his peace efforts, mediation and advocacy for peaceful coexistence, especially in the three Warri Local Government Areas in Delta State.
The presentation ceremony of the prestigious award took place at G.T Guest House, Mabiaku Drive GRA, Warri, Saturday December 19, 2020.
The Publisher of Warri Voice Newspaper, Mr Femi Odonmeta, while presenting the award to the recipient, called on him to see the award as a stepping stone for greater achievements as well as a challenge to do more by increasing the temple of his peace initiatives and general contributions to the human society, for which he is known.
Publisher of Warri Voice Newspaper, Mr. Femi Odonmeta presenting the award to High Chief Lawal Africas
Responding, High Chief Lawal Africas thanked the Warri Voice Newspaper crew for finding him worthy to such significant recognition and honour, even as he noted that the award would spur him to do more for the people of Niger Delta.
He further dedicated the award to members of Warri MSP and Partners for Peace in the Niger Delta.