Factors Driving The Positive Progress And Excellence Of Nigeria And Nigerians Globally In 2019

Recently updated on December 22nd, 2020 at 04:34 pm

July 2019 – Geographical matching and identification of driving factors of the positive progress and excellence of Nigeria and Nigerians

*We have noted ‘the courage and drive for distinction’ of Nigeria and Nigerians as fundamental factors of all positive progress achieved.

No. Titles of Positive News Category Driving Factor 1 Driving Factor 2 Location:




1. Winners Of Euromoney Africa Awards For Excellence 2019 Business and Economy Strong and focused leadership. Constant state of re-invention and innovation. Yes
2. Lesley Nneka Arimah Wins 2019 Caine Prize For African Writing Art, Media and Entertainment To support women’s struggle for inclusion in a society regulated by rituals. Yes
3. First Bank Pioneers Visa Multi-Currency Card In Nigeria Business and Economy To ease the cashless transactional needs of customers. Yes
4. Covenant University Wins The ENACTUS Nigeria National Competition 2019 Science and Technology To create a better world. Yes
5. Access Bank Plc Wins 2019 GBA Women’s Market Champion Impact Award Business and Economy To empower women. Yes
6. Access Bank Wins 2019 Karlsruhe Sustainable Finance Award Business and Economy Embedding social, environmental and economic sustainability into its core business strategy. Yes
7. Abdullahi Abubakar Conferred Inaugural USA Religious Freedom Award Religion, Social Values & Empowerment Extraordinary advocates of religious freedom from around the world. Service to Nigeria and Nigerians. Yes
8. Redeemers International Schools Win Inaugural Educraft Abacus Lagos Schools Competition Education and Innovation To improve the ability of students in mathematics. Yes
9. UNIJOS Produces First Plant-based Anti-snake Venom Vaccine (COVIP-plus) Health & Environment To provide affordable and available anti-snake vaccine for Nigerians, especially farmers. To improve local content and production. Yes
10. Ajia Motunrayo Emerges All-Time Best Graduating Student At Covenant University [2018/2019] Education and Innovation Lifelong learning opportunities through granting public access to resources. Yes
11. Winners Of NiRA 2019 .NG Awards Science and Technology To promote the Nigerian businesses, individuals, charity, public and private sector organizations, which help to make the Internet a more secure, accessible and rewarding experience for all by using .ng domains for their online presence. Yes
12. Hauwa Liman And Saifura Hussaina Awarded Florence Nightingale Medals [2019] Health & Environment Immortalize the outstanding contribution and ultimate sacrifice in serving humanity. Recognize exceptional courage and devotion to victims of armed conflict or natural disaster. Yes
13. Winners Of 2019 Nigerian Athletics Championships Sports Yes
14. Nasarawa Amazons FC Win 2019 Women Aiteo Cup Title Sports Yes
15. Kano Pillars FC Win 2019 Men Aiteo Cup Title Sports Yes
16. Korede Bolaji Amole Wins 2018 Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Essay Competition Education and Innovation To encourage insurance education and awareness creation. Yes
17. Rack Centre Wins 2019 Datacloud Award [Middle East And Africa] Science and Technology Outstanding ecosystem of robust and direct connectivity with over 35 carriers and five undersea cables. Ability to scale its operations through its modular nature and its low proven Power Utilisation Effectiveness despite a challenging climatic and infrastructural environment. Yes
18. Team Nigeria Emerge 2019 Africa Cup Track Cycling Champions


Sports Yes
19. Misitura Lawal-Arowona Develops Anti-Tuberculosis Metal Drug Health & Environment To tackle the menace of tuberculosis (TB). Yes
20. PositiveNaija Wins THE BIZZ Business Excellence Award 2019 Business and Economy To celebrate consistency in business leadership, product/service quality, management systems, innovation and creativity. Yes
21. Esigbone Omagbemi Ferdinard Wins 2019 Mike Okonkwo National Essay Competition Education and Innovation To promote justice as an instrument of enduring peace in nation building. To promote academic excellence by encouraging the habit of reading and writing effectively. Yes
22. Dr. Eleanor Nwadinobi Emerges President-elect Of Medical Women International Association (MWIA) In USA Health & Environment Yes
23. Chukwudi Anyanaso & Elizabeth Kperrun Win 2019 Commonwealth Innovation For Sustainable Development Awards Religion, Social Values & Empowerment To recognise, celebrate and showcase impactful innovations and forward-looking solutions which help Commonwealth countries develop and advance the Commonwealth charter values. Yes
24. EZ-Farming Wins 2019 Georgetown African Business Conference New Venture Competition Business and Economy Thorough research in designing its business model. Yes


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