The Federal Government says it has recorded important strides in the 3 main pillars of the current management since 2015.

The main pillars incorporated safety, economic system and anti-corruption.

President Muhammadu Buhari said this on the Ebonyi Maiden Honours Awards on the state Ecumenical Centre in Abakaliki on Thursday evening.

Buhari, represented by way of his Chief of Staff, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, recommended Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi on his shining ideas and for the advance of the state.

“I commend Umahi on his give a boost to to the government insurance policies on diversification of the economic system via agriculture and making sure meals safety.

“Today, Ebonyi state is one of the highest producers of rice in the country. This is a shining example of what is possible under a visionary and determined leader,” the president mentioned.

On the state award, Buhari famous that it used to be just right to inspire high quality products and services and management.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) experiences that an award used to be conferred on former President Goodluck Jonathan as Great Grand Commander Of the Ebonyi Hall of Fame (GGCEHF).

Responding, Jonathan described the award as important and steered Umahi to proceed to show off just right governance for his other folks and Nigeria at massive.

He additional recommended Umahi for lifting Ebonyi with meagre sources for mega tasks.

“Umahi is doing neatly for his other folks and Nigeria at massive. Award is a related factor and no longer simply groundnut shared by way of the kids.