The anniversary with the theme “Media and Culture as tool for national transformation, cohesion and good governance” was chaired under the distinguished chairmanship of Alh. Abubakar Jijiwa Former Director General, Voice of Nigeria (VON).
The historic and memorable event that has attracted well meaning dignitaries, Personalities from all works of lives (Governors, Permanent Secretaries, Corporate entity) showcased the readiness of the Union to promote media and culture as a tool for national transformation, cohesion and good governance, hence the need to acknowledge the contribution of individuals and corporate entity toward serving humanity and national development.
One among the awardees is an illustrious son of Adamawa state, Dr. Abdullahi Dauda Belel the executive Chairman Adamawa State primary Healthcare development agency (ADSPHCDA), The Man Abdullahi Dauda Belel is known across the globe for his vision, prospect, leadership quality, services for humanity, impact and achievement in all areas of endevours in life.
As for ADSPHCDA, He is the Pioneer Executive Chairman Adamawa State Primary HealthCare Development Agency (ADSPHCDA) and Board Chairman of the agency. The State of Primary Healthcare before his appointment and assumption was in a state of decay, Dilapidated, inadequate infrastructure, inadequate manpower, in adequate Human capacity development, lack of drugs and supplies and consumables, poor coordination’s and implementation of developmental projects and lots more.
Today in Adamawa state, the story has change and now a thing of the past. Dr. Belel in the strength of the almighty and his quest to serve humanity and his fatherland brought the Primary healthcare system from scratch to the best Primary Healthcare in Nigeria, these transformations have no doubt reduce Maternal and morbidity rate in the state to the Minimum standard.
This effort, commitment and quality leadership style exhibited by Dr. Abdullahi Dauda trigged the assessment and searchlight of the world that led to recognition and conferment of several Awards on this amiable leader.
On 18th day of august 2018, RATTAWU awarded Dr. Abdullahi Dauda Belel with a Humanitarian / Meritorious prestigious award for his immense contribution towards the upliftment and preservation of culture and media sector, humanity dignity and service to God and humanity.
Final Dr Abdullahi in his remark applauded the contribution of RATTAWU in promoting developmental project through programmes on the media and has lead to the tremendous success and achievement witnessed across the Globe. He attributed the award to the people of the Adamawa state for the Confidence in Him to deliver.