Tag: Award

Most Promising Minister of the Year Award Goes to @DrIsaPantami

Tanimu- October 14, 2020

The ongoing transformation of Nigeria’s digital sector under the stewardship of the Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, which ... Read More

3 Nigerians, 80 Others get UN Posthumous Peacekeeping Award

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2020

United Nations, May 29, 2020 (NAN) The United Nations on Friday honoured three Nigerians and 80 other military, police and civilian peacekeepers, who lost their ... Read More

Peace keeping: Nigerian Army officer bags Commonwealth Peace Award

Abdul Jimoh- February 10, 2020

The Commanding Officer, 72 Special Forces Battalion Makurdi, Lt. Col. A.D. Alhassan, has been honoured by the West African College of Freelance Journalism, for the ... Read More

Nigerian Chidebe wins U.S. Global Ties Award

Henry Solomon- December 15, 2019

A Nigerian Mr Runcie Chidebe has won the 2020 International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) Alumni Award for Social Innovation and Change sponsored by the U.S. ... Read More

Wizkid wins SoulTrain songwriting award for ‘Brown Skin Girl’

Henry Solomon- November 19, 2019

Afropop superstar, Ayodeji Balogun aka Wizkid has won SoulTrain’s Ashford and Simpson Songwriters’ award. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that he won the award ... Read More

Nigerian Youths, Others Emerge Winners at Nuclear Technology video Competition

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2019

Youths from Nigeria,Tanzania and Kenya have been awarded first prize for a youth video competition they researched on nuclear energy technology, a statement from ROSATOM ... Read More

Minister of Communication, @DrIsaPantami Bags ICT Industry Award

Tanimu- October 19, 2019

The unprecedented achievements recorded under 60 days in office as the Honourable Minister of Communications, Federal Republic in Nigeria, in which all parastatals under the ... Read More

Chibok Girls-based Movie Wins big at Venice

Henry Solomon- September 9, 2019

Kachi Benson’s film, ‘Daughters of Chibok’ has won best virtual reality story at the 76th Venice International Film Festival. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports ... Read More

Special Honours for President Buhari in New York

Tanimu- September 28, 2018

Femi Adesina, Abuja: It was a day of glory for President Muhammadu Buhari as the State of New Jersey and City of Philadelphia gave him ... Read More

Liberia’s President George Weah Confers Award on Arsène Wenger

Tanimu- August 24, 2018

Today, Liberia's President George Weah had the privilege to confer upon several distinguished personalities Liberia's National Honors at the occasion marking Liberia’s National Flag Day. ... Read More

Abike Speaks on Martin Luther King’s Award

Tanimu- March 30, 2018

Below is a press statement from the SSA to the president on Foreign Affairs, Abike Dabiri signed by her Media aide, Abdulrahman Balogun; “Our attention ... Read More

Violence Against Women: Award-Winning UK Movie on Witch-Hunts To Curb Attacks – Human Rights Group

Henry Solomon- February 20, 2018

An award-winning British film about witch-hunts in Zambia could play an important role in curbing violence against women if translated into local languages and distributed ... Read More

Mo Salah, Asisat Oshoala win AITEO CAF Awards for 2017

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 5, 2018

Egypt and Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah on Thursday emerged as the African Player of the Year 2017, with Super Falcons’ Asisat Oshoala being named the ... Read More

Nigeria Christian Pilgrims Commission Awards Governor Bindow of Adamawa

Henry Solomon- November 1, 2017

Gov of Adamawa state, Sen Mohammed Umaru Jibrilla Bindow, has been awarded Pilgrims Governor of the Year Award by the Nigeria Christian Pilgrims Commission. According ... Read More

CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele Bags Forbes Award in Washington

Tanimu- October 14, 2017

Olalekan Ajayi, Washington DC: The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has been conferred with the 2017 Forbes Best of Africa Innovative ... Read More

Ice Prince, Seyi Law, others receive Peace Achievers Awards

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 25, 2017

Popular Hip-hop singer Ice Prince and a veteran comedian Seyi Law, have been honoured with the “Peace Achievers Awards” by the Peace Ambassador Agency , ... Read More

Financial Reporters Confer On NNPC Growing Economy With Integrity Award

Henry Solomon- September 21, 2017

The Finance Correspondents of Nigeria (FICAN) has lauded the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) for growing the Nigerian economy through its operations in the upstream, ... Read More

Nigerian Wins UNHCR 2017 Award

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2017

A Nigerian, Mr Zannah Mustapha, the Director, Future Prowess Islamic Foundation School, has won the UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) 2017 Nansen Refugees Award, ... Read More

Tell Magazine Declares Kashim Shettima Governor Of The Year

Henry Solomon- May 14, 2017

Foremost Nigerian based Magazine, Tell has ‎announced Kashim Shettima of Borno State as its 2016 Governor of the Year ahead of the first edition of ... Read More