Benue governorship hopeful, Dr Angya sets Tse-Mker agog, recieves selfless service award, commissions campaign office
Tse-Mker, the headquarters of the Mbagbam Council Ward of Vandeikya Local Government Area, Benue State, Saturday went agog as the son of the soil and 2023 governorship contender, Dr. Paul Angya was honoured with the award of Selfless Service by St. Jude’s Science and Technical College, Tse-Mker.
Responding, Dr. Angya who was visibly excited and full of gratitude to the school for finding him worthy of the honour said he has assembled a creem of personalities like the Director of Product Certification at the Standards Organization of Nigeria, Tersoo Orngudwem, who was the Chairman of the occasion; the Executive Chairman of Vandeikya Local Government Council, Mrs. Kukase Tyoer Garba; the Ter Kunav II, HRH Nyiyongu Achia; Engr. Tachia Jooji and other party stalwarts at the event to inspire the young ones to strive hard to become great men and women in the society like those present at the event.
The Head of Department, Internal Law and Jurisprudence at the Bingham University, Abuja who was in company of his amiable wife and former Vice Chancellor of the Benue State University, Makurdi, Professor Charity Angya commended the efforts of the Principal of the School, Rev. Fr. Yough for raising the standard of the school to an appreciable level, donating generously for the progress of the school.
Earlier, the chairman of the occasion, Tersoo Orngudwem, Director of Product Certification at the Standards Organization of Nigeria, where Dr. Angya served as the Director General, in his opening address said he was in Tse-Mker to honour his brother and boss Dr. Paul Angya and to identify with the graduating students for the feat achieved. He went on to institute awards worth over a Million Naira in honour of Dr. Angya and his wife Charity; his father, Orngudwem; his wife; mother; queenites and also launched the school magazine.
Speaking at the event, the chairman Vandeikya LGC, Hon. Mrs. Kukasw Tyoer Garba congratulated Dr. Angya over the award Using the opportunity to commend the initiators of the school and the management for maintaining good standards.
Presenting the award, the Ter Kunav II HRH, Nyiyongu Achiaku commended the school for finding his son in whom he is well pleased worthy of the award, urging Dr. Angya to keeo up the good efforts that earned him the honour.
The PDP guber hopeful later moved to the Tse-Mker Junction in company of jubilant supporters where he innaugurated his campaign office donated by Central Youths amidst pomp and pagentry.
Dignitaries at the campaign innauration were; the PDP chairman, Vandeikya Chapter, Hon. Thomas Nyior, Gbatar; former PDP zonal chairman and Caretaker chairman, Vandeikya LGC, Hon. Alh. Ibrahim Songu Anor; former PDP chairman, Vandeikya Chapter, Hon. Bemgba Chia; the Incumbent Executive Chairman, Vandeikya LGC, Hon. Mrs. Kukasw Tyoer Garba; some members of Dr. Angya campaign Organization and others too numerous to mention.