Commander Duro Jerry Omodara (Rtd) has been conferred with the prestigious award of OGO OKUN 2020 for his invaluable contributions to the upliftment of Okun Nation in his current assignment as the State Security Adviser to Kogi State Government.
The award which was presented by former member representing Yagba Federal Constituency Honorable Tolorunju Faniyi, on behalf of the organizers at a colourful and glamorous event on Monday 28th December, 2020.
While presenting the award, Hon. Faniyi made reference to the impact of the State Security Adviser in sustaining peace in Okun Land and Kogi State in general.
In his response, Comdr. Omodara appreciated the great initiatives of the organizers for counting him worthy to ve part of the awardees.
He promised to continue to work tirelessly for the security of lives and properties of the Okun people and Kogi State.
He dedicated the Award to His Excellency, Alh Yahaya Bello who provided him the opportunity to serve as the State Security Adviser.
Also present at the event were Hon. Asiwaju Asiru – Commissioner for Finance, Budget and Economic Planning; Hon. Wemi Jones – Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology; Hon. Moses Olorunleke – Executive Chairman, Kabba /Bunu LGA; Hon. Bimpe Alfred – Vice Chairman, Kabba /Bunu LGA; Mr Babajide Otitoju of TVC International and many others.