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Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke had this reaction to the Forbes Magazine Best of Africa Award In leadership conferred on her in New York, United States of America.
According to vanguard:
Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke receiving the Certificate of Distinction 2014, Forbes Best of Africa Award in Leadership from Mr. Christopher Kip Forbes, Vice Chairman Forbes Media LLC in New York recently
Speaking during the conferment, Mrs. Alison-Madueke dedicated the award to all women across the globe, especially Nigerian women, adding that the award would spur her to become more dedicated to the ongoing reforms in the petroleum industry.
Mrs. Alison-Madueke commended President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan for appointing quite a number of women into leadership positions, saying that the President’s action has empowered many women in Nigeria.
She said the Nigerian Content Act signed into law by President Jonathan has increased indigenous participation in the Oil and Gas Industry which has helped to shore up the gross domestic product of the country.
Commenting on the award, the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Dr. Joseph T. Dawha described the Minister as a trail blazer that has succeeded in reforming the Nigerian Petroleum sector.
Speaking in a similar vein, the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Godwin Emefiele felicitated with Mrs. Alison-Madueke on her well-deserved Forbes Best Africa Award in leadership while pledging his readiness to partner with her to ensure the stability of the power in Nigeria.