Boapr Agency, others are amongst distinguished Nigerians nominated for awards by London-based group, TheNigerian News.
BOAPR a digital public relations Agency, will be conferred with an award of Excellence as “Private Agency of the Year”
The award ceremony, scheduled for NAF Conference Centre Abuja, on December 16th, is part of activities to mark the company’s fifth anniversary.
According to a press statement signed by Ms Bridget Agada, secretary of the award planning committee, said following Boapr’s trailblazing achievements in the media space, a sector dominated by old-fashioned, tired and conventional practitioners. BOAPR have been able to carve a niche for itself as an innovative, visionary and modern media agency, fully utilizing the social media and other new-school tools to meet the demands of thousands of clients both in Nigeria and outside the shores.
The event will be chaired by the Honourable Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Senator (Dr) George Akume while His Royal Highness, the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero is the Royal Father of the Day.
Ten other distinguished Nigerians will be recognised on that day including His Excellencies, Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State, Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State as well as the MD/CEO of FunmiAyinke Nigeria Limited, Engr Funmi Ayinke.
others are Brig Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, the Director-General, National Youth Service Corps, Mr Yusuf Bichi, the Director-General of the Department of State Services, the Executive Secretary, Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission, Rev Yakubu Pam, Director-General of the Industrial Training Fund (ITF) among others.