Monday, 12 September 2022

Mother of Odukpani LG Boss bags award from Presbyterian Church

Ukorebi Esien | 12th September 2022

Mrs Alice Essien, mother of Odukpani Local Government Council chairman, Hon Amb Chief (Mrs.) Justina Edem was today honored and awarded by the Presbyterian Church of Nigeria, Satellite Town Parish, Calabar, Cross River State.

Having spent much of her life and contributed to the growth of Women's Guild and the Presbyterian Church as a whole, she was ward which the Life Time Achievement Award and she was also honoured with the "Eti Eka" title meaning "Good Mother" 

 Receiving the Award, Mrs. Essien thanked the Women's Guild and the Church for finding her worthy to receive the award and the honour. She said she was surprise to have been singled out for such an award and honour, stating that she doesn't deserve such an honour as she returns back all glory to God. 

In her words; "I  was surprised when I was informed of this honour because I don't think I deserve it. All I was doing was just a normal thing but I didn't know that people were taking notes. May God bless every parishioner and my guest in Jesus' name, amen".

Eti-Eka Chief (Mrs.) Alice Essien is a recipient of many awards and honours. She's been a one-time Vice-president of PCN Esine Ufot Efut Parish Women's Guild and a Board Member of the Parish. An awardee of the Satellite Town Parish. Due to her Community and family life, she was conferred with a Chieftaincy Title in 2015.