The National Women Leader of the All Progressive Congress-APC, Dr Betta Edu has felicitated with the Governor of Cross River State, HE Prof. Ben Ayade for making the list of 437 Nigerians conferred with respective national honours.
Prof. Ayade, who was one of the aspirants at APC Primary to pick the Party flag bearer in the 2023 Presidential election but lost for Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu is a political jolly good fellow at home and in National politics where his commitment to deliver APC in Cross River is not in doubt.
Ayade, another Mr. Development cast in the mould of Senator Godswill Akpabio till in South-South Nigeria was decorated Commander Order of the Niger – CON yesterday by President Muhammadu Buhari for his superlative performances and contributions to National development and wellbeing.
Expressing her excitement over Governor Ayade’s recognition and honours by the Mr. President, Dr. Edu, the National Women Leader of APC felicitated with the Cross River State Governor in this tone:
“I convey the profound felicitations of my family, the APC Women Wing to an amazing father and the Omega of innovative leadership, His Excellency, Senator Prof Ben Ayade Governor of Cross River State on his meritorious conferment of the 2022 National Honours Award as Commander Order of the Niger (CON) by the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari GCFR”.
“While we Commend Mr. President for recognizing the efforts of our dear Governor in building a State of our pride, we pray God Almighty to continue to show grace to our Governor as he step further for greater service to our fatherland. Once more, congratulations to the Grand Commander of Industries, human development and Healthcare Revitalization in Cross River State.
This honour is well deserved because you have distinguished yourself in the transformation drive, based on the mantra of industrialization, and several innovations moving Cross River State forward”.
“Please accept my heartfelt Congratulations, the Giant Alakuku 1 of Cross River State!”
Dr Betta Edu
APC National Women Leader, submitted.