Onyeka Onwenu Bags ECOWAS Award

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THE ECOWAS Female Parliamentarians Association (ECOFEPA) has conveyed a letter of nomination to Lady Onyeka Onwenu, the Director-General, National Centre for Women Development, as its Ambassador at a ceremony, which will hold in Abuja on May 18, 2015.

The Bureau of ECOFEPA, which is a Network of Female Parliamentarians in the ECOWAS sub region, said in the letter that Onyeka’s nomination stemmed from her “creativity, leadership, initiative, extraordinary service and passion for gender related issues.”

A statement from the office of the DG also indicated that Lady Onyeka Onwenu will be honoured by AMOIZE MAGAZINE based in Dallas, Texas, USA, in August 2015.

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The award is in recognition of the inspiring role Lady Onwenu has played over the years through her music, acting skills and advocacy around women and children issues.

Source: dailyindependentnig

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