Mrs. Blessing Ogbuefi, a Police Sergeant attached to the security department of the Imo State Government House, has won a brand new Toyota car plus a cash prize of one million naira. She won the prizes yesterday at the end of year party organized by the office of the Chief Of Staff, Government House Owerri to select the best staff for the year 2015.
Presenting the car keys to Mrs Ogbuehi, Governor Rochas Okorocha commended her for putting in her best in the job assigned to her and called on other staffs of the Government House to emulate her so as to stand a good chance of winning similar prizes in the future.
He seized the opportunity to announce that he has approved the payment of 10 months arrears of salary owed health workers in the state. According to him, the delay in payment of the health workers was entirely their fault because they failed to do their work well despite the fact that the salaries they were receiving were far bigger than what their counterparts in other states were paid.
Earlier, the Chief of Staff, Mr Uche Nwosu said that he decided to organize the party so as to reward some of the junior staffs of the Government House who has worked hard during the year 2015. He enjoined all senior public office holders to ensure that they treat their subordinates well so as to motivate them to higher productivity.
Many other junior staffs won consolation prizes such as a tricycle, motorcycle, deep freezer, flat screen television among others. The climax of the event is a dancing competition which featured some of the male and female staffs of the Government House. [IMSG]