As part of the effort to encourage global peace and security, the OBBUTIV Global Resources Limited has conferred on the People’s Democratic Party, PDP Chapter Chairman in Obanliku, Pastor Ejikang George, the pillar of Peace Ambassador Award.
The event which took place at Paul Adah hall, Federal College of Education, FCE, Obudu is aimed at promoting and encouraging inter-boundary peace and harmony of the people in the area.
Speaking, the founder of OBBUTIV Global Resources Limited, Ambassador king Tom Edie said ambassador of peace award is only given to distinguished personalities who have contributed to fostering and promoting peace and unity in every field of endeavours and are ready to impact on humanity and the society at large.
Ambassador Edie described Pastor Ejikang George as a man of peace who is always prompt in involving in peace talks in communities across Cross River, Benue, and Taraba states.
Receiving the award, the PDP chapter chairman for Obanliku, Ambassador Ejikang George expressed delight for the prestigious award of peace.
Pastor Ejikang explained that his service to humanity had no intention of getting any reward or award, stating that a clear example of his prompt intervention is the interstate boundary cases between Kwande Tiv, Ads community of Benue State and Buya Bushiri South community of Obanliku Local Government Area of Cross River State; Kobolu, Tiv community of Kwande LGA of Benue state and Beebong Bebi community of Obanliku LGA of Cross River State amongst others.
He appealed for continuous support in ensuring peaceful co-existence in the state and country at large.
The chapter chairman received the award alongside with other industrious sons of Cross River and Benue state.