Governor Willie Obiano has been commended for appointing an award-winning and multi-talented physically challenged athlete, Mrs Esther Nwodika, as his Special Assistant on Physically Challenged.
The Special Adviser to the Governor on Disability Matters, Barrister Chuks Ezewuzie, who spoke to the ABS on the development, praised Governor Obiano for all his administration has done for persons with disabilities in Anambra state, irrespective of their States of origin, describing the gesture as true service to God and humanity.
Barrister Ezewuzie congratulated Mrs Nwodika on her new assignment and urged her to justify the confidence reposed in her by the Governor by ensuring that she uses her good office for the betterment of their members.
Mrs Nwodika, before her appointment, was a longtime volunteer at the Office of the Governor on Disability matters, and has been a member of Team Anambra to various State and National sporting events.
Correspondent, Chibuzor Okoye reports that Mrs Nwodika, is a multi-medalist, who has won two silver and one bronze medals for Anambra state in several sporting outings.