By Henry Umoru
ABUJA – Edo State Governor, Mr Adams Oshiomhole, will be honourned in Houston, the United States of America, next week, for his contribution to the growth and development of mankind, Nigeria and Edo State in particular.
Senior Special Assistant on Diaspora and Foreign Matters to the Governor, Mr Ehiozuwa Agbonayinma in a statement, said the Mayor of Houston, Anise Parker will present to Oshiomhole, the key to the city of Houston.
Agbonayinma who noted that the Mayor was recognising the governor for his contribution to the survival and sustenance of democracy in Nigeria and Edo State as a labour leader as well as a governor, added that the honour was also based on the governor’s declaration of one man, one vote.
He disclosed that Governor Oshiomhole will receive the US congressional recognition, adding that former Senate President and present Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Chief Anyim Pius Anyim had once be honoured by the Mayor of Houston.