Niger Delta youths honour Daniel Bebenimibo with leadership excellence award
By Loveth Ojogun
Niger Delta Youths under the auspices of Niger Delta Youth Coalition (NDYC), on Friday, honoured a youth leader in Delta State and the CEO/MD of Proserve Autoplanet Nigeria Limited, Engr. Daniel Bebenimibo, with a leadership excellence award.
The group’s president, Comrade Obukowho Adaji, who led a delegation of Niger Delta youths to his office in Warri for the award presentation ceremony, extolled Bebenimibo’s leadership qualities and described him as one who has displayed a rare commitment to the service of humanity in the Niger Delta region.
He said: “The award is given to Engr. Bebenimibo after a painstaking study of his outstanding leadership qualities, philosophy, humanitarian services and avowed commitment in creating employment and entrepreneurial acumen in building a conglomerate from the scratch to now become the envy of others.”
He also said that nothing great happens on it’s own, adding that there is no rise without a price and explained that the genesis of today’s activity is traceable to a man of noble sentiments with a heart for the public good.
Obukowho stressed that in the race of life, only those who are willing to pay the price can win the prize which is in line with the philosophy of Engr. Daniel A. Bebenimibo that made them to gather to honour him.
Speaking further, Obukowho said that after a well thought out review of Bebenimibo’s antecedents where he has made a remarkable difference in the corporate world and distinguished himself in the public to the benefit of the society, the leadership of Niger Delta Youth Coalition vowed that in any of his aspirations or endeavours in life, they would join hands with him to walk through that path.
“The fact finding committee of the Niger Delta Youth Coalition, NDYC, after series of enquiries and as popularly said, a golden fish has no hiding place, we have decided to wear you the glittering diadem as a jewel of inestimable value to Niger Delta Youths,” he explained.
Responding, Engr. Daniel Bebenimibo thanked the Niger Delta youths for the decision to honour him with the leadership award.
Bebenimibo expressed gratitude to the Niger Delta Youth Coalition for deeming it fit to reward him as the “Jewel of Inestimable Value to Niger Delta,” adding that for one to give you award shows you have a big task ahead of you, stressing that in that regard he would try his best to support them in whatever they do in order to move the youth body forward.