By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba
The former Executive Chairman of Aguata Local Government Council and an aspirant for Aguata Federal Constituency Seat 2019 under the platform of All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), Hon Chukwuma Umeoji, was on Sunday, June 24, 2018, honoured with a CYON Ambassador award.
The recent distinguished honour was conferred on him by the Catholic Youth Organisation of Nigeria (CYON), Ekwulobia Deanery, at St Joseph’s Pro-Cathedral Parish, Ekwulobia, Aguata L.G.A, Anambra State.
Umeoji received the honour in recognition of his contributions to youth development as well as to the growth and progress of CYON Ekwulobia Deanery and the Church at large.
Also honoured with the same CYON Ambassador Award were the member representing Aguata II Constituency in the Anambra State House of Assembly, Hon. Ikem Uzoezie, who is also aspiring for Aguata Federal Constituency Seat 2019 under the platform of APGA, and the Director of Socials I, Catholic Laity Council of Nigeria, Awka Diocese (CLCNAD), Comrade Tochukwu Obiadi.
Receiving their awards, Hon. Umeoji, who was represented by Mr. Azubuike Okafor and Hon. Uzoezie thanked the CYON Ekwulobia Deanery for the distinguished honour, and promised to justify the confidence reposed on them.