By Our Reporter. Governor Abdullahi A. Sule of Nasarawa State has declared that he will live up to and “exceed the expectations” of Nigerians as he fulfills the hopes and dreams of the people of Nasarawa State and surpasses the benchmark of FDN Nigeria who conferred on him a DEMOCRACY HERO AWARD at the Transcorp Hilton in Abuja.
A statement issued by Director General Strategic Communications and Press Affairs, Government House Lafia, Malam Yakubu Lamai said, Engineer Sule made this declaration when he received the prestigious award of MOST PROMISING GOVERNOR IN NIGERIA during the 7TH edition of DEMOCRACY HEROES AWARD 2019 which held on Wednesday, 16th October 2019.
The stressed that Engineer Abdullahi A. Sule stated that since he assumed office as Governor, in May 2019, he has made a lot of “Unexpected Visits” to Ministries, Government Agencies and Hospitals in Nasarawa State, and he found out that Nigerian workers don’t like their Governors to “suddenly show up” without warning OR pay them “surprise visits’, when they are at work because most times the reality of how we conduct ourselves at work in government agencies leaves much to be desired.
It further pointed out Engineer Abdullahi A. Sule noted that after barely four months in office, the fact that that FDN Nigeria have noticed his hands on approach to governance and strides to promote investment and buoy the economy in Nasarawa State, has further encouraged him not to rest on his oars.
The statement noted that Engineer Sule who was the only Governor among a galaxy of Federal Ministers and members of the National Legislature to receive the highly coveted DEMOCRACY HEROES AWARD at the 2019 ceremony, vowed that he will not rest, now that he has been honored as MOST PROMISING GOVERNOR IN NIGERIA 2019, but continue to work even harder to bring to bear governance that is accountable, inclusive, innovative and futuristic to better the lives of the people of Nasarawa State.
The statement conclude that among other top government officials, captains of industry and a roll call of dignitaries who were honored at THE DEMOCRACY HEROES AWARD 2019, include the Minister of State, for the FCT who dedicated her award to President Muhammadu Buhari, adding that APC was proud of the sterling leadership qualities of Engineer Abdullahi A. Sule of Nasarawa State.