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By Perry Amgbare
Penultimate Sunday, Yenagoa was agog with great number of personalities in Bayelsa State and Nigeria at large as peace makers, a reputable non governmental organization (NGO) presented unique award to various personalities ranging from top political class, traditional rules, business executives within Bayelsa State.
The sensational event which took place at Aridolf entertainment centre Yenagoa, also show-cased array of rib-cracking award winning comedians, musical icons.
The Project Director General of the epoch marking event Comrade Orlando Dominic, in his opening remarks welcome all the personalities who came from far and near, stressing that is was well; concerned concept which was embarked four years ago. While stressing the crucial nature of peace in achieving desired result in any meaningful society. Also tasking youth in Bayelsa State and Nigeria at large to advocate peace, especially youths in Bayelsa State to shun violence.
The president of Niger Delta Queen, Her Majesty (Barr.) Josephine Diete Spiff, the wife of His Royal Majesty (king) Alfred Diete Spiff, the chairman of Traditional Rulers Council.
Bayelsa State, who was one of the recipients of the peace maker Award, according to the management of the peace makers award noted that the award presented to Her Majesty was based on her salient contributions in peace building in Bayelsa State and Niger Delta at large, while congratulating her for the unique Award as the Niger Delta Queens Peace Award.
In response after receiving the award and also answering questions from newsmen, Her Majesty Spiff thanked God Almighty for the great Award stressing that the Award will spur her to do more in societal development especially making peace through various methodologies, equally noting that no meaning development will take place without peacefully co-existence “Peace is Golden”.
While dedicating the unique Award to Brass Kingdom, the Royal Queens of Niger Delta Queens, and Rotary international.
The president of the Royal Queens with great number of Royal queens and Rotarians that stood by her in receiving the award.
Also, presented the Award included, manager/chief executive officer of visco communication, Prof. Stere Azaike, Dr. Bolade Igali, Barr. Dise HRH (king) Fupere Akah, Executive Chairman, Yenagoa Local Government Dr. (Mrs) Patience the chairperson Niger Delta the former president of Rachel Dickson with of the executive Governor of Bayelsa State.
The Bar Association Sagbama Branch, Rt. Hon. Tonye Isenah former speaker Bayelsa State House of Assembly, who were awarded.
Rt. Hon Isenah who was so excited while receiving the award as peace democrat said he was surprise but thanked God Almighty and moreso, appreciating the management of the NGO