By Binebai Princewill
Today His Excellency, Amb. Comr. Shedrack Agediga, Executive Director, Project, Research and Statistics, Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission will be honoured by a highly distinguished organisation operating under the auspices of Delta Ijaw Comrade Community.
The honour to be given to Agediga is Exemplary leadership award owing to his selfless services to humanity over the years.
Explaining further, Chairman of the Publicity/Magazine Committee, Amb. Comr. Binebai Yerin Princewill noted that the event is an open one for members of the general public to attend, stressing that the attention of the group have been drawn to some callers who wishes to attend but being disturbed if the event is strictly by invitation.
In essence, Princewill stressed that the event is not strictly by invitation, adding that the event will start by 12pm today at the Education Multipurpose Co-operative Society Limited Hall, Emebiren, off Deco Road, Warri in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State.
When the Publicity/Magazine Committee visited the hall where the World renowned peace advocate is to be honoured, the committee discovered that the hall is fully set and wonderfully designed to host the highly rated guests.
According to Princewill, in his words “Today history will be made as Amb. Agediga will become the first to be honoured with such award from the Delta Ijaw Comrade Community.
“As comrades, we are so happy for this historic day as we will be matching to the venue before the said time , refreshment and all that accompanies such event have been arranged and remains intact “
Meanwhile, there are indications that dignitaries like His Excellency, Barr. Deacon Kingsley Burutu Otuaro, Hon. Bashorun Askia Ogieh, MD DESOPADEC, Rt. Hon. Julius Pondi, member representing Burutu Federal constituency, house of representatives, Amb. Comr. Sheriff Mulade, Comr. Rosemary Graham Naingba, His Royal Majesty, Elder Capt. Joseph I. Timiyan (JP), Agbonu, Torububou 1, paramount ruler of Ogulagha Kingdom in Burutu Local Government Area of Delta with the host of others too numerous to mention are expected to grace the occasion.