person_pin Anambra State Admin
query_builder July 8, 2017 06:45:52

By Okoli Sunday : Governor of Anambra State, Chief Dr Willie Obiano (Akpokuodike) yesterday received in audience the  Leadership of the new Rotary District 9142 led by the Pioneer District Governor, Dr. Emman Ude AKPEH.

The visit was to formally invite the governor to the Inauguration of the new Rotary International District 9142 and  Installation of the Pioneer District Governor scheduled to hold on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Wonderland, Awka under the distinguish Chairmanship of Sen. Ben Ndi Obi CON (Ojili Igbo). Inauguration lecture will be delivered by Most Rev. Dr. Mattew Hassan Kukah (Bishop of Sokoto Dioceses). This is the first time ever, such a Rotary Event, which involves the hosting of over 1000 Rotarians and their families from all over the world will be happening in Anambra State. This is as a result of the good security network and enabling environment provided in the state courtesy of the action Governor.

Governor Willie Obiano while welcoming the team charged them to be good ambassadors of Rotary. He promised them adequate security and equally charged them to be in the vanguard of promoting government programs and policies. He further enjoined them to always compliment government effort in tackling the worlds most pressing humanitarian challenges and to share a passion for both community service and friendship in line with rotary objective.

The new Rotary District 9142 president was accompanied by Past District Governors, Ben Udeze, Ben Aghazu and Ogugua Nwankwu.

Also in attendance were Assistant Governors, some Committee Chairs and Charter Presidents in Anambra State. Present also were the SSA on Social Media to Govornor Obiano, Rtn Prof AU Nonyelu, Rtn Dr Udoka Imagine, Rtn Tochi Amalu, Rtn Prof Okigbo among others.