BY ANTHONY ADA ABRAHAM
The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, Executive Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, Babatunde Fowler, Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu , Minister of State, Petroleum Resources , Nollywood actor, Mike Ezuruonye and a list of others have been shortlisted for Peace Achievers Awards 2017.
The Peace Achievers Award is an annual event organised to recognise individuals and organisations in Africa who have demonstrated strong commitment to serving their community while maintaining a global mindset, the award brings together the best and the brightest in Africa to work together towards a more peaceful future.
Some of the other nominees for this year award includes Lulu Mnguni, South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mrs. Angel O. Adelami, Founder, The Elizabeth Foundation, Dr. Bukola Saraki, Senate President, Dr. Ibe Ikachikwu, Honourable Minister of Petroleum Resources, Chief Austin Oguejiofor, First Rotech Group of Companies, and Bola Asha , CEO, Dahksn Investment Limited.
Others are Hon Dozie Nwankwo, Member, Federal House of Representatives, White Oak Group, Federal Inland Revenue Service, Lt Gen Tukur Yusufu Buratai, Chief of Army Staff, Chief Kenneth Emejuru, Founder, Kenneth Emejuru Foundation, Mike Ezuruonye, Nollywood Actor, Anthony Ada Abraham, Leadership Entertainment and Tourism Editor, Onyinye Nwosu, Founder, CHIBRARF, BELLANAIJA, Mr. Michael Friday, CEO, Vivid Vision Global Resources, and Chief Kingsley Ozigbu CEO, Winsko Services Limited.
Others are Most DC, CEO ACE Entertainment, Hon Anthony Nasa, CEO, Reset Restaurant, Chief Ikenna Okafor, Chairman, Kevees Global Leasing Limited, Alex Okoroji, Seyilaw, Isabella Ayuk, John E. Mukoro, President, McCarthy and Martha Mukoro Foundation, Chief Raymond Aleogbo Dokpesi, Founder, Emeritus and Daar Communications PLC, Amb Hon Sobomabo Jackrich, DG Network for the defense of Democracy of good governance, Barrister Dan Iwuanyawo , Former Chairman Labour Part and Paul Orhii, Former, DG NAFDAC.
Also, Dr. Oba Adetola Emmanuel King, Chairman, Adron Homes and Properties, Chief Aladi Sylvnus Uche, Chirman, Divine Rewardins Limited. Engr Mathias Baba Tsado, Dr. Valentine Ozigbo, CEO, Transcorp Hilton Abuja, Chief Gim Brown, CEO GimBrowns Marine Security Oil and Gas Limited and Dr. Musa Aliyu Abubakar, Acting Secretary Agric and Rural Development, FCTA.
Examining Implementation Of Child Rights Convention
By November 20th this year, the convention on the rights of the child (CRC), will be 30 years since it...
Chronicling 8th Senate’s Efforts In Education Sector
As the current Senate winds down in a matter of days, BODE GBADEBO writes on the legislative interventions of the...
Awaiting S’Court Verdict On Zamfara APC
The long standing legal battle over the conduct of APC primaries or otherwise in Zamfara State will end tomorrow as...
Nigeria To Halt N360bn Capital Flight In Aviation Sector
A new internationally licensed Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO) that will end over N360 billion capital flight has been launched...
We Must Organise Mining Sector For Optimal Results– Mayere
Lawal Mayere is a retired permanent secretary in Kaduna State.He served in the ministries of land, works, solid minerals ,...
Combating Desertification In Sahel, Horn Of Africa
CHIKA OKEKE examines attempts by governments and stakeholders in the African region to protect its landmass from mind boggling desertification....
NEWS22 hours ago
INEC Withdraws 2 Certificate Of Return In Kaduna
NEWS20 hours ago
Zamfara Assembly Creates Additional Emirate Council
FOOTBALL23 hours ago
Borussia Dortmund Complete Signing Of Thorgan Hazard
NEWS22 hours ago
Indonesia Post-Election Protests Leave 6 Dead
AVIATION23 hours ago
Aviation Unions Shut Down NCAA Over New Organogram
NEWS18 hours ago
Anxiety In Ogun As RCCG Raids, Dump Destitutes In Abeokuta
BUSINESS22 hours ago
Huawei Faces Break With Key Chip Maker
NEWS19 hours ago
Rivers Guber Poll: Tribunal Dismisses Labour Party Petition