By Lancelot Ifeanyi
The honorable member representing the good people of Okigwe, Onuimo and Okigwe Federal Constituency, Imo State, in the green chamber of the National Assembly, Hon. (Engr) Obinna Kingsley Onwubuariri was today, May 20, 2017, awarded Youth Friendly Lawmaker of The Year by the lmo State Youth Parliament, an affiliate of the Nigerian Youth Parliament, NYP, at a convention in Owerri, the Imo State capital.
In a brief note, the youth body stated that the award was in recognition of Hon. Onwubuariri's elegant and vital contributions to youth development in the State in particular and Nigeria at large, while also encouraging him to do better.
Responding, the vibrant and astute legislator who was represented by his legislative aide, Hon. Emeka Paul Obi, dedicated the award to his his political structure, the Liberation For Change Campaign Organisation; his constituents, and the entire youths of lmo State.
He also promised to keep doing his best towards advancing the cause of youths of the State.
The event which took place at Immaculate Royal Hotels, Porthacourt Road, Owerri, had other leaders and a number of young people in attendance.