The Executive Chairman of Uzo uwani local government area, Hon. Chukwudi Celestine Nnadozie on Thursday, 25th of March, 2021, was rewarded for his exemplary leadership and selfless service to the people of Uzo Uwani local council by Enugu Political Arena and the Students Union government, Enugu state University of Science and Technology (ESUT) as Most Outstanding Chairman of the year 2020/2021 and Most Innovative Young leader, all at the same time.
The two organizations in their separate addresses to the council boss during presentation of the awards to the council chairman listed security of lives and property of Uzo Uwani people, his construction and asphalting of over 2.8 kilometer road within three months of his assumption of office, his famous long walk in Swamps of Ojor and Igga, provision of 300kva transformer for Nkume Communy, construction of ultra modern security post along Nkpologu road within one year as motivation for the awrads.
“This award is symbolic to us at Enugu Political Arena because it is based on merit. And as you can see, there is no one from Uzo Uwani in this organization;” Mr. Eze Benson told the council boss.
Earlier before presentation of the awards, a youth Organization, Uzo Uwani Young Democratic Movers (UYDM) had gifted the council chairman a beautiful portrait in appreciation for his giant strides across the LGA within one year in office.
The organization which spoke through its president, Hon. Emeka Utazi eulogized the council chairman for defying the challenges posssed by the recent Corona virus pandemic across the globe to leave footprints in the sand of history within one year.
In his response, Hon. Nnadozie who expressed gratitude to the groups for the awards and gift, lamented the debilitating effects of Corona virus pandemic on global economy, while stating that there would have been more projects by the present local government leadership across the state, if not for the pandemic.
He however, assured the organizations that his administration is determined to leave lasting legacies before the expiration of his term in office.