Alema of Warri bags Warri Voice Award of Excellence
By Tetsoma Neyin.
The Alema of Warri Kingdom, Chief Emmanuel Oritsejolomi Uduaghan has been conferred with the prestigious Warri Voice Newspaper Award of Excellence as the "Outstanding Itsekiri Man of the year.
Giving her address in the epoch ceremony, the Editor of Warri Voice Newspaper, Ms. Tetsoma Neyin said that, the award conferred on Chief Uduaghan was due to his outstanding contributions to the growth and development of Delta State which was made in specific reference to his timely palliative distribution to Deltans in the ongoing coronavirus pandemic that is ravaging the world.
The prestigious award ceremony took place in Warri on Thursday February 18, 2021.
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 charitable work to the human society, for which he is known.
Responding, The Alema of Warri kingdom, Chief Emmanuel Oritsejolomi Uduaghan, who was ably represented by Comr. Monday Agbeyi, thanked the Warri Voice Newspaper crew for finding the Alema of Warri Kingdom worthy of the award, even as he noted that the award would spur the recipient to do more for the people of Delta State as well as the Media, especially the Warri Voice Newspaper.