PTAD Executive Secretary, Sharon Ikeazor was honoured with ‘Daily Asset Excellence in Public Service Awards 2018’ during Daily Asset Newspaper’s 2nd Annual awards and lecture in Abuja. Presenting the awards, the Chairman of the occasion, His Excellency, Ambassador, Prof. Iyorwuese Hagher, said , in making the choice, the awardee was not previously contacted or influenced but her performance as Head of Federal Government Public Institution was comprehensively reviewed by group of editors before her nominations for the awards was confirmed.
He praised her for changing the negative stories about pension administration in the country to a very positive one within the short period of her leadership in PTAD. Hence, the awards was for her ability to restore dignity to Nigerian pensioners through timely payment of pensions, eradicating fraud in the system and clearing of backlog of arrears.
Other awardees at the event include Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, Speaker, House of Representatives; His Excellency, Alhaji Badaru Abubakar, Executive Governor of Jigawa State; Dr. Samuel Ortom, Executive Governor of Benue State; Sen. Jibrilla Bindow, Executive Governor, Adamawa State; The Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, Executive Governor, Bayelsa State, Prof. Isaq Oloyede, Registrar JAMB; Late Ochanya Elizabeth Ogbanje and BAZE University.
The Publisher/Editor in Chief, Daily Asset Newspaper, Dr. Cletus Akwaya said the 2nd Annual awards and lecture was to recognize excellence and encourage Nigerians on building a culture of recognition for good performance.