Pictures: Manga bags spokesperson communication award

November 24, 2022 Editor 0

The Director Press and Public Relations of the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development Mr Mohammed Manga has been honoured with Sporkspersons’ Award for year 2022 by IMR’s Image Merchants Promotion Limited after he emerged best by panel of judges in the category of Resident Information Officers (RIOS) deployed as Government Sporkspersons in the Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) Read More

2022 American Music Awards: Wizkid, Tems win *See full list

November 21, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Nigerian music star, Ayodeji Balogun professionally known as Wizkid along with Tems have won different awards at the 2022 American Music Awards. Wizkid becomes the first artiste to have emerged the Favourite Afrobeats Artiste category as Tems won with her collaboration with Wizkid on Essence which took the Favourite R&B Song category at the event. The 50th edition of the event held Read More

Customer-centric service values, innovation earned us 2022 Award – TAJBank MD

November 15, 2022 David Agba Abuja 0

For the second consecutive year, judges at the BusinessDay’s ‘Banks and Other Financial Institutions (BAFI) Awards have rated TAJBank Limited as the winner of the ‘Islamic Bank of the Year Award’ 2022 for the bank’s performance during the year. In a pre-award ‘Notification of Shortlisting At BusinessDay Banks and Other Financial Institutions’ (BAFI) Awards’ letter by the management of BusinessDay Read More

Titan Trust Bank wins ‘Deal of the Year’ award as CEO, Udensi emerges ‘Female Banker of the Year’

November 8, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Titan Trust Bank Limited (TTB) and its Managing Director/CEO, Dr. Adaeze Udensi, shone at the 2022 edition of the BusinessDay Banks and Other Financial Institutions (BAFI) Awards held on Saturday in Lagos. While TTB won the ‘Deal of the Year’ award, for its recent acquisition of 105-year-old Union Bank of Nigeria in barely three years of its establishment, Dr. Adaeze Read More

Pictures: Ex-female athletes bag excellence award

October 27, 2022 Editor 0

The Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Dame Pauline Tallen, has presented an award of excellence to the Association of Former Female Athletes of Nigeria (AFFAN). The Minister presented the award in Abuja on Wednesday at a stakeholders engagement and policy dialogue dinner in collaboration with the Research and Project Center. The National President, Association of Former Female Athletes Read More

Oshoala, Mane, full list of winners from #CAFAwards2022

July 22, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Asisat Oshoala and Sadio Mane both won the biggest awards at the 2022 edition of the annual Confederation of African Football awards held in Rabat, Morocco on Thursday night. Below are the big winners from the continental football award. Sadio Mane: Senegalese player and new Bayern signee won the African Player of the Year (Men) award for the second consecutive Read More

Stanbic IBTC wins Best Sub-Custodian Bank in Nigeria

July 21, 2022 Segun Odunewu Lagos 0

Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC, a subsidiary of Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, has emerged as the ‘Best Sub-Custodian Bank in Nigeria’ at the 2022 edition of the Global Finance Awards. The recent win makes it 13th consecutive time the bank will win the award. Organised by Global Finance magazine, the Global Finance Awards recognizes banks and other financial services providers that Read More

Shell MD, Okunbor, wins prestigious industry lifetime award

July 15, 2022 Blessing Anaro, Lagos 0

The Managing Director of The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) and Country Chair, Shell Companies in Nigeria (SCiN), Mr. Osagie Okunbor, has been named the sole recipient of the Dr Alirio Parra Lifetime Achievement Award in Nigeria Oil and Gas Industry for 2022. Named in honour of the late Venezuelan Minister of Petroleum and one of the Read More

2023: Diamond Ladies to declare for Atiku, honour Melaye, Oluchukwu, Natasha, others

July 13, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

A socio-political group on the aiges of Diamond Ladies in Politics (DLP) has concluded plans to officially declare support for the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, ahead of 2023 general elections. The group will also honour some prominent Nigerians who worked assiduously to ensure the emergence of the former Vice President Atiku Abubakar. Among Read More

Does NIPRD have power for professorial award?

June 23, 2022 Ibrahim Myado 0

The National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD) is an agency of the federal government establishment by Act No 33 Vol. 74 of 11th June, 1987. The NIPRD is also an agency under the Federal Ministry of Health. By nature, research institutes are important educational learning centres. They contribute immensely to the body of knowledge. They serve a lot Read More

Berger wins most reliable engineering construction company award

May 26, 2022 Agi Onda 0

Foremost construction engineering company, Julius Berger Nigeria Plc has won the 2022 award of ‘The Most Reliable Engineering Construction Company’ even as the organisers, Transport Day Newspaper lauded the company for its consistency in the discharge of its CSR obligations to the country. At the 9th Nigerian Annual Transport Lecture and Awards organised by the Transport Day Newspaper, a particularly Read More

Minister gets Prince Charles award of excellence

April 7, 2022 John Oba 0

The Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Sulieman Adamu has been recognised for his excellent contribution to the WaterAid activities in Nigeria and commitment to the development of the water sector by the WaterAid President and Prince of Wales, Prince Charles. Presenting both letters of Award and the Award to the minister, WaterAid Nigeria Country Director, Ms Evelyn Mere, said the Read More

Sterling Bank wins Tourism Bank of the Year Award

March 21, 2022 Amaka Ifeakandu 0

Sterling Bank Plc, Nigeria’s leading commercial bank has won the Tourism Bank of the Year Award at the ATQ News awards. The Regional Business Executive, Abiodun Tomomero, who disclosed this in a statement issued in Lagos said the Bank received the recognition based on its role in the launching of a tourism masterplan by a state government in Nigeria, the Read More

Sterling Bank confers Heart Fellowship awards on 5 tech founders

February 14, 2022 Amaka Ifeakandu 0

Sterling Bank Plc, Nigeria’s leading commercial bank, has awarded its HEART Fellowship to five lucky tech founders to enable them to participate in the Founder Institute (FI) Lagos Spring Virtual 2022 Cohort. The recipients: Sikiru Salau, Olivia Chukwu, Charles Matthews, Maryann Efiong, and Michael Ayodele have each received a scholarship worth One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) to cover the cost of Read More

Commonwealth students confer Ambassador of Peace Award on Nasarawa philanthropist

February 11, 2022 Ahmid Lawal 0

The Commonwealth Students and Youth Federation for Peace (CSYFP), a pan African students and youth advocacy organization, has conferred the Ambassador of Peace Award on a public service icon and philanthropist, Mr. Jamu Emmanuel Lyon. Presenting the award to the philanthropist, at a colourful ceremony in Akwanga, recently, CSYFP President, Comrade Kewu Suleh, said Lyon had distinguished himself through selfless Read More

Transcorp Hilton Abuja wins Traveller Review Award 2022

February 11, 2022 Blessing Anaro 0

Transcorp Hilton Abuja, the flagship hotel of leading hospitality brand Transcorp Hotels Plc., has won Booking.com’s Traveller Review Award 2022. This award celebrates businesses that consistently exceeded travellers’ expectations, having earned great traveller reviews. “We are honoured to receive this award which highlights Transcorp Hilton Abuja as consistently delivering quality experiences while navigating changing guest expectations during a pandemic. “Our Read More

Ugwuanyi gets most peaceful governor award

January 28, 2022 Chuks Nweze 0

Enugu state governor, Chief Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, was Thursday conferred with a national award as the ‘Most Peaceful Governor in Nigeria’ by the Messengers of Peace Foundation. Conferring the prestigious national award on Gov. Ugwuanyi at the Government House, Enugu, the national president of the foundation, Dr. Sulaiman Adejoh, disclosed that the honour was in recognition of the governor’s zeal, steadfastness Read More

Sterling Heart Fellowship Award holds February

January 28, 2022 Amaka Ifeakandu 0

Sterling Bank Plc, has said it is set to organise an award, known as the Sterling Heart Fellowship Award, for young tech founders whose businesses employ innovative solutions to tackle challenges in the HEART sectors. The award is targeted at tech founders within the age bracket of 14 and 16 and will hold in February under the Founder Institute Lagos Read More

Forum honours ex-CBN Gov Abdulkadir with posthumous excellence award

January 3, 2022 Blueprint 0

A former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), the late Alhaji Abdulkadir Ahmed, has bagged a posthumous award of excellence by the National Union of Jama’are Emirate Students, Bauchi state. Receiving the award on behalf of the family, his son, Modibbo Ahmed Abdulkadir expressed gratitude to the students for finding their late father worthy of the award. Modibbo Read More

Ugwuanyi bags Best Pilgrimage Governor in South-east

December 24, 2021 Blueprint 0

The governor of Enugu state, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has bagged the best pilgrimage governor award in sponsorship of pilgrims in the South-east in the recent pilgrimage exercise to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. The executive secretary, Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), Rev. Yakubu Pam, who presented the award to him at the Government House, Enugu, recently, described Ugwuanyi as the “best Read More

AMAC chair, Aduda, others receive LEA outstanding performance award

December 16, 2021 Blueprint 0

In recognition of their contributions to the advancement of education in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), especially in the Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), the Local Education Authority (LEA) Thursday gave awards to distinguished citizens in the council area. Those given award includes: AMAC chairman, Abdullahi Adamu Candido, FCT Minister of State, Dr. Mrs. Ramatu Tijani Aliyu, Senator representing the Read More

El-rufai bags LEAA Man of The Year Award

December 13, 2021 Blueprint 0

The Kaduna state governor, Malam Nasir El-rufai, was Monday given Man of the Year Award by Gaze Production. The event titled: ‘League of Extraordinary Achievers’ Awards’ gave the award to the governor following his numerous achievements, the organiser, Adeyemi Adekunle, stated in Kaduna. “It is obvious that the governor is working towards making the state economically viable through the infrastructural Read More

Investiture: Diverse Nigerians receive awards from Rotary Club

November 26, 2021 Paul Okah 0

Commendations have trailed the emergence of Mrs. Britto Bukola Jatto as the 4th change-maker president of Rotary Club Abuja Bwari, District 9125 (2021/2022), after her well-attended investiture ceremony in Abuja. The investiture and induction of new members attracted Nigerians from diverse backgrounds, including the district governor, District 9125, Rotarian Ayoola Oyedokun, the president of presidents, District 9125, Dupe Abosede, with Read More

Ogbuenyi bags ZiK merit award, harps on equal rights

November 18, 2021 Tope Sunday 0

A business mogul, Ambassador Okwudili Ogbuenyi, Tuesday night bagged the Igbo Nsukka Merit Award and called for a Nigeria where there is equal right and justice. The award was organised by a group, Igbo Nssuka United Front. Speaking shortly after the award was conferred on him in Abuja, Ogbuenyi, who is the Chief Executive Officer of Valec Electronics LTD, said Read More