Last week, the lead Pastor of Gateway International Church Port Harcourt, George Izunwa and South African based businessman, Chief Chris Akuzuruahu, both Akalites, respectively received their Man of the Year Award certificates from Umuaka Times. Pastor George became the Umuaka Man of the Year after a careful study of all his material and spiritual contributions towards the development of Umuaka community over the years. The Eze Mmuo, Chief Chris Akuzuruahu also emerged the Man of the Year in the entire Njaba LGA for his contributions in the local government in the recent time. Pastor George who personally received his award in Port Harcourt was very happy to receive Umuaka Times delegate who presented the award to him. After receiving the award, the duo went into a closed door meetings where affairs about Nigeria and Umuaka were properly discussed and analyzed.
The Pastor thanked Umuaka Times for all it has been doing in just few months of its debut. On the other hand, Umuaka Times through its delegate, expressed happiness over the role the pastor has been playing in the community and went further to describe him as a gift to Umuaka people.
Shortly after the arrival of Umuaka Times from Port Harcourt, the delegate went straight to Ugbele to meet Mr. Ndubisi Adiegwu who was sent by Chief Chris Akuzuruahu to represent him and collect the award on his behalf.
Mr Adiegwu described his role as a representative of Eze Mmuo as an honour and promised to get the award certificate across to Eze Mmuo on record time. He also used the opportunity to express his thanks to Umuaka Times for honouring Chief Chris Akuzuruahu with the Njaba Man of the Year Award.