The lawmaker representing Khana/Gokana federal constituency in the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon Dumnamene Robinson Dekor was among 180 Nigerians who received the prestigious Honorific Award for outstanding leadership, service to God and positive contribution to humanity.
The colourful ceremony which held at the Birch Freeman’s Methodist Cathedral, Badagry, Lagos on Saturday, attracted people from all walks of life including Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
The prestigious award by Birch Freeman’s, the first Methodist Church in Nigeria, established since 1842, is coming on the heels of the conferment on Dekor As Best Federal Lawmaker of Year Award by the African Trendsetters, a fortnight ago in Port Harcourt.
Rt. Hon. Dekor, a former Deputy Speaker of the Rivers State House of Assembly as well as former Works Commissioner in the state has also won back to back the Dmoma Best Lawmaker Award in 2020 and 2021 respectively.
He also bagged the National Network Leadership Award in 2019 and has been nominated for Best Federal Lawmaker Award by the newspaper in it’s 18th Anniversary Celebration billed for Hotel Presidential, Port Harcourt on 28th October, 2022.
The appreciative federal lawmaker, in his words said he owes gratitude to God and humanity for the series of awards, saying that whatever he is doing is a payback to society and particularly to his Ogoni people, whose mandate he has to represent them at the National Assembly.
The awards on the 180 Nigerians is in commemoration of 180th / 60th Anniversary of Methodist Church in Nigeria.