Been a speech delivered by the POHAN National President; Hon MD ESEYIN at the POHAN/PAU LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 2021. Held at the Nigeria Air Force (NAF) Conference Centre Abuja. This 18th day of February 2021.
I am highly humbled to stand before you today at this epoch making historical event of the coming together of great leaders of high intellect, professionals, Chief Executives and technocrats from different fields of expertise to intellectually engage, interact and share opinions, views and ideology on the state of our Nation, Leaderships, good governance and the way forward.
While I welcome you all to this program it of great essence to reference the Almighty God who kept us all alive to witness a day like this and for making this program a reality, may his name be praised forevermore.
I want to congratulate all participants of this Leadership Summit, you have all demonstrated true patriotism to the call of our dear nation and you are worthy to be called Heroes and progressive leaders.
The umbrella body for Public Office Holders Association of Nigeria ( former and serving)POHAN which am honoured to stand before you today as the National President of the Body is an Association birthed out of the passion and concern to promote effectiveness and efficiency in public service, to uphold the global standard and conduct of public service rule, to defend the rights of Public Office Holders and foster good leadership and good governance. In accordance to our objectives I am pleased to say proudly that we have been consistent in ensuring we meet our goals for National Development.
In the same spirit, as part of our unrelenting initiatives to improve the leadership quality of Public Office Holders in the country, it became eminent and pertinent to call on leaders, experts and technocrats with vast experiences and high intellectual capacities to brainstorm, interact and chart a way forward for our dear nation. there is no better time than now for stakeholders and leaders to come together to share ideas and align thoughts as the burden of our nations shoulders squarely on us all and we have got to do our beat to contribute to its growth. Therefore we strongly look forward to sharing from your wealth of experiences and tapping from your wisdom counsel as same shall be gazettes and sent to appropriate authorities for considerable trial.
In the course of the program we shall be celebrating some individuals who has proven in duty and in conduct to be advocates of good governance and has forthwith exemplified quality leadership at various levels. In this regard POHAN shall be administering its prestigious public service credence certificate to some personalities who have over the years worked inline with this set cherished quality virtue standards by POHAN.
The South America University, Pan America College and JPTS with high regard for POHAN and what it stands for, shall also be conferring on some personalities a Honorary Doctorate Degree for outstanding leadership style and also issue certification to the graduating students of the institution who just concluded their programs.
While I enjoin you to follow every segment of this event, it is imperative to note that your contributions, inputs and ideologies will further make the aim of this leadership interactive platform a success.
Once again I welcome you all.