The Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha on Tuesday, during the Workers Day Celebration in the state, has rewarded a civil servant with N1 million.
The pregnant woman is reportedly heavy and still took part in the march past with her co-workers during the occasion.
The governor was moved by her patriotic act and so decided to reward her with a sum of N1 million. The government of the state announced the award through a statement released by the media aids to the governor.
The statement issued by the media team reads:
Being pregnant is enough reason for her to seat back at home and excuse herself from the day’s celebration but no, her passion and commitment made her despite her condition of pregnancy came to be part of the celebration, and not just attending as an onlooker but rather participated 100% in a strenuous exercise of the day under the heavy sun which is “Match Pass” and thus GRACE found her.
In astonishment of all the spectators and guest, Owelle singled out the heavily pregnant woman out among many and rewarded her with a “Cash Reward” of 1,000,000 (One Million Naira) which was handed over to her through the Chief of Staff (Ugwumba Uche Nwosu) and His Excellency provided police escort security to escort her home with her money.
Indeed, no one knows when GRACE will found you, do not be fake, truant or a master of eye service as they rightly put it in your place of work and duty, be committed and passionate with whatever that you do irrespective of your present condition. To God be the Glory.
Remember Governor Rochas Okorocha has also just increased the salaries of most civil servants in the state. And he also announced a sleeping allowance to cater for the welfare of all Imo workers. This sleeping allowance has however raised eye-brows among Nigerians with a lot of people wondering what it actually meant.