Multiple private sector companies have been recognised in the 2023 Gender Leader Awards (GLA) ceremony organised by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) in partnership with the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) for their efforts in promoting women’s participation in leadership, employment and entrepreneurship.
A Nigerian lawyer and human rights activist, Oluwafunke Adeoye, has emerged as one of the winners of the 2023 Waislitz Global Citizen Awards, with a prize money of $75,000. Adeoye is the founder of Hope Behind Bars Africa.
Mercy Chinwo has emerged winner of the Best International Act award at the 2023 UK Premier Gospel Awards, which held on June 9, 2023.
She received the award for the Best International Gospel act for her achievements as a leading voice on the continent.
Suara Abass has been honoured with the 2023 President’s Award for Distinguished Service by Bowling Green State University in Ohio.
The award was presented to Abass by President Rodney K. Rogers, Ph.D., during the 27th Annual Gregory T. DeCrane Applauding Excellence Ceremony, which took place on Thursday, April 20th, 2023, at the Lenhart Grand Ballroom.
The President’s Award for Distinguished Service is the highest form of recognition granted to individuals who demonstrate exceptional dedication, well-roundedness, and significant contributions to both the University and the Bowling Green community.
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It is an open, transparent, accountable and collaborative initiative towards improving the living standards, dreams/aspirations as well as dignity of people.
Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been awarded the 2022 Laureate Prize of Ambassadors of La Francophonie.
Chinemerem Mezie-Osuocha has emerged winner of the IESE Business School 2023 Future Female Leader Award and becomes the first Nigerian recipient of the award.
The Future Female Leader Award is a prestigious recognition that celebrates women who demonstrate outstanding leadership potential and contribute to the advancement of gender diversity in business.
The award commemorates the International Women’s Day of 8th March 2023.