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Gov Fubara Dedicates Peace Advocate 2023 Award By Silverbird To Peace Loving Rivers Peace, Nigerians

The Governor of Rivers State, Sir Siminalayi Fubara, was bestowed on Sunday night with the “Peace Advocate” of Nigeria Award by the Silverbird Group in Lagos.

Sir Fubara wholeheartedly accepted the “Peace Advocate 2023 Award” and unreservedly appreciated the Silverbird Group for identifying his firm belief in the potency of peace.

The group had described Governor Fubara as a paragon of exceptional leadership, humble with an unwavering love for peace, and respect for the rule of law and justice, which have not only inspired others but fostered a profound sense of unity and advancement in Rivers State.

Sir Fubara "Peace Advocate 2023 Award"
Rivers Deputy Governor, Prof Ngozi Odu, receiving the Peace Advocate Man of the Year Award on behalf of Governor Siminalayi Fubara from former governor Chief Bisi Akande

Governor Fubara emphasised that peace remains a precursor to building trust among the people, and serves as an enabler for the promotion of a more harmonious and respectful society that should engender productivity and enduring development.

The Rivers State governor was represented by his deputy, Prof. Ngozi Odu, who led a high-powered delegation to the event.

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“I will reiterate Sir Siminalayi Fubara’s words, ‘There is no prize too big to pay for peace to reign in Rivers State.

“It is gratifying and heartwarming to stand here to be honoured. His Excellency has asked me to express his profound gratitude to Silverbird Group for this great honour.

“For him, it is an honour to remember for the rest of his life. He has asked me to tell everyone that this award is dedicated to all Rivers people, in particular and to all Nigerians in general.”

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