Business and Investment expert, Chief Linda O.E Middleton has been honoured for her humanitarian services to the world, Nigeria and Rivers state, South-South Nigeria.
Chief Middleton was on Saturday coronated as the Ununwe Gbewaje Udho (The daughter that remembers her people) of Upata Kingdom in Ahaoda East Local Government area of Rivers state.
Eze Felix Otuwarikpo, Eze Igbu Upate III of Upata Kingdom at the ceremony held before the traditional council and thousands of spectators commended Chief Middleton for her kind gestures towards humanity.
“Madam Linda is a wonderful woman who regularly thinks of home, unlike some people like her who are abroad but don’t remember those they left behind.
“She is one person that is always willing to contribute to a just course. That is why we decided to bring her closer to become part of us, Eze Felix Otuwarokpo said.
“The meaning of her chieftaincy title is the daughter that remembers her people to appreciate and encourage her not to relent in her humanitarian work,” he said.
On tapping from the investment background of Chief Middleton, the Eze said, “We are desirous to have investors come into this place and those who disturb the peace of the kingdom are the ones driving away investors to the kingdom.
Linda Middleton, Founder/CEO, of Kaleidoscope Business Project Atlanta GA, in her response, said the recognition will spur her to do more humanitarian service.
She pledged to be a good ambassador of the Upata Kingdom and Rivers state, she also appreciated the Upata council of Chiefs for honouring her with the Chieftaincy title.
According to her, “I am very proud to be honoured as a chief in the Upata kingdom, by God’s grace, I will continue to offer service to my brothers and sisters from Upata Kingdom”
My mission is to serve humanity, support and unite our community in the United States, as well as promote Rivers State Culture.
“Unity is Key to building cross-cultural understanding between the peoples of Rivers state indigenes in the United States of America.