Chuks Udo Okonta
The Director-General, Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN) Kola Ahmed has initiated staff award to reward excellence and encourage greater diligence amongst the secretariat staff.
A statement by Director, Corporate Affairs CIIN Joseph Obah, said Idowu Owa was selected as the Staff of the Year 2013 by virtue of his outstanding performance as staff of the CIIN Secretariat, adding that the verdict was reached through a stringent selection process involving nominations by the staff.
He noted that CIIN staff eligible for the annual award, are those in the cadres of Assistant Manager and below.
Owa, who hails from Kogi State, holds an Ordinary National Diploma in Tourism from the Federal Polytechnic, Idah, Kogi State. He is a dependable staffer who combines efficiency with effectiveness in his duties; Owa’s emergence is well deserved as members of the Institute’s Staff paid glowing tributes to him.
Owa joined the Institute in 2007 and has continued to serve diligently.
The Director-General while presenting a commemorative plaque to Owa, enjoined him not to rest on his oars, but endeavour to achieve more success at any given task.
Ahmed also encouraged all other members of staff to see this year’s Awards as a motivation to strive to do better at their duties.