Senator Rose Oko of Northern Cross River on Friday morning received an “Award of Excellence” for her efficient representation and support to Nigerian Students in her senatorial district.
The award was conferred on her by Cross River State Delegation to 2018 Convention of National Association of Nigerian Students in Abuja this weekend.
The NANS Comrades led by the Convention Planning Committee Chair, Comrade Akotkpa Eugene and Clerk of the NANS Senate, Comrade Winifred Ogah disclosed that the Senator was conferred with the award as a result of her tremendous support given to students across the State.
“We’ve checked when she was in the House of Reps, we have been following her antecedents and we make it bold to say she has done much in benefiting students says the NANS Senate Clerk.
In her remarks, Senator Rose Oko described the award as a great honour for her and thanked the Senate and CPC of NANS and for the award.
She said the award is dedicated to all the Nigerian Students in Northern Senatorial District , noting that it is because of their support that she is receiving such an award.
She seized the opportunity to informed all Northern Students of her students welfare empowerment coming soon and urged them to apply for it.
Senator Oko out of her benevolent nature sponsored 5 Cross River State Students in the delegation to NANS Convention in Abuja with full flight ticket and accommodation for two days.