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The Award being handed over to the Governor by his representative, Sen. Shuaibu Lau.

His Excellency, Dr. Agbu Kefas, has been bestowed with the prestigious Governor of the Year Award in education and agricultural development by the Daily Asset Newspaper. The accolade was presented to Governor Kefas during the 7th annual awards and lecture ceremony held at the Nicon Luxury Abuja.

The recognition of Governor Kefas’s remarkable achievements in education and agriculture underscores his administration’s unwavering commitment to fostering sustainable development in Taraba State. The award is a testament to Governor Kefas’s substantial investments and strategic initiatives aimed at advancing both sectors within the state.

Sen. Shuaibu Lau with the award.

Senator Shuaibu Lau, representing northern Taraba, accepted the award on behalf of Governor Kefas and expressed gratitude to the management of Daily Asset newspaper for acknowledging the governor’s exemplary leadership and dedication to the welfare of Tarabans. Senator Lau affirmed that the recognition would inspire Governor Kefas to redouble his efforts in serving the people of Taraba State.

Dr. Cletus Akwaya, the Publisher and Chief Executive Officer of Daily Asset newspaper, commended Governor Kefas’s outstanding performance, particularly in education and agriculture, within a relatively short period. He highlighted Governor Kefas’s free education policy and steadfast commitment to enhancing both sectors as pivotal drivers of development.

Representing the Aku Uka at the event, Alhaji Abubakar Salihu Danbawuro, the Chief of Ibi, emphasized that the honor bestowed upon Governor Kefas by Daily Asset Newspaper extends beyond the governor himself to the entire state, reflecting collective progress and development.

The occasion was further enriched by cultural performances from Taraba State, showcasing the rich heritage and diversity of the region.

The Daily Asset Governor of the Year Award serves as a resounding endorsement of Governor Kefas’s visionary leadership and transformative impact, inspiring hope and confidence in the trajectory of Taraba State’s development journey.