NOTAP DG Bags WASUP Kwame Nkrumah Leadership Award
The Director General of the National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP), Engr. Umar Buba Bindir has bagged the 2010/2011 West Africa Student Union Parliament (WASUP) Kwame Nkrumah Servant Leadership Gold Award for hard work and dedication to National Service and Students Welfare ambassador in Nigeria.
Presenting the award to the Director General recently at NOTAP corporate headquarters Abuja, the Rt. Hon. Speaker of the Parliament, Comrade Samuel Solomon said the parliament was meticulous in the choice of this year’s awardee and that the choice was informed by the exceptional performance of Engr. Bindir in public Office.
Other reasons for this prestigious award according to the speaker were the Director General’s drive in establishing Technology Transfer Offices in some Research Institutions and Universities, effective capacity maximization, youths/ student’s empowerment, excellent management of public funds, re-organization of working modalities, community development service with direct bearing on the less privileged and downtrodden and other selfless national services.