Danbatta Receives Award For Exemplary Leadership in Public Service  



The Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, Umar Garba Danbatta has been awarded for Exemplary Leadership in Public Service.

The award was conferred on Danbatta at the 12th Anniversary Lecture and Award of Nigerian NewsDirect, in Lagos on Friday.

Danbatta said it was gratifying to have been considered worthy for the award in recognition of the initiatives deployed by the Commission in carrying out its statutory mandate.


While giving concrete expression to the strategic vision of the Commission with respect to the theme of the programme, Danbatta said,

“The Commission is ever determined to ensure collaboration with all stakeholders in the Nigerian communications industry and even beyond as it remains one of the surest ways of enabling a positive turnaround of the Nigerian economy.”

Danbatta thanked the organisers of the programme for the award and acknowledged that it was a call for more work to be done to push the frontiers of good governance that ensures national development and economic growth.