By Amaechi Agbo
The Executive Board of the Nigeria Teqball Federation, NIGTEQ Tuesday celebrated the Chief Executive Officer, CEO of Eaglenet Logistics Services Limited, Mr Vincent Ugochukwu as he marked his birthday.
The birthday celebration which coincided with the unveiling and presentation Teqball table of the NIGTEQ to state Associations in Abuja Tuesday, saw the President of the NIGTEQ, Engr Habu Gumel; Secretary General, Mr Ndudi Edede; the Hungarian Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr Sandor Beer as well as the NIGTEQ Vice President, Dr Abdul Ibrahim were all present to wish the young CEO happy birthday.
Speaking during the event held at the company’s office at Airport Road, Abuja, Engr Gumel extolled the hard work of the celebrant and prayed God to sustain him as he marked his new year.
On his part, Hungarian Ambassador, Dr Beer congratulated the CEO on his new milestone and for initiating a company that have not only helped to impact on the lives of Nigerian youths but has become a key instrument in NIGTEQ actualising its mission of developing and promoting Teqball in the country.
Earlier during a media briefing, the Secretary General, Mr Ndudi Edede eulogised the immeasurable role Eaglenet Logistics Services Limited played in bring 56 Teqball tables from Port Harcourt to Abuja.
“I want to use this opportunity to thank Eaglenet Logistics Services Limited for their wonderful job. From the moment the consignment was delivered in Port Harcourt, they ensured that it reached here intact.
“Thank you so much,” he said.
On his part, the celebrant thanked the federation, staff and all those who gathered to celebrate with him on his auspicious day.
“Today (Tuesday) is a great day for me no doubt. I am most particularly grateful to the Most High God for His mercy and grace.
“My special thanks goes to my wife and family for their support and love. I also want to thank the Nigeria Teqball Federation for their honour to celebrate with me.
“My staff are also a crop of exceptionally dedicated hard-working individuals. They motivate me each day to move on and certainly I cannot move on without them.
“I appreciate you all. Thank you for this great honour,” he said.
Highlights of the celebration was the presentation of a plague by the staff to their CEO, Vincent Ugochukwu.
Best Choice Sports Editor, Amaechi Agbo was live in the event as the compere