House of Representatives member representing Ogoja/Yala Federal Constituency, Hon Jarigbe Agom on Tuesday was honoured with the prestigious Best Performing Member of Parliament in the 8th Assembly award.

The award which was presented by the Niger Delta Youth Council of Nigeria (NDYCN) to Hon Jarigbe, was in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the development of Niger Delta youths, the region and Nigeria in general.

In his response, the Hon Jarigbe appreciated their gesture and thanked the Niger Delta Youth group for finding him worthy of recognition.

He further encouraged them to continue interfacing with him to proffer solutions to the myriads of challenges hampering the development of the region and its soaring population.