Nachamada Geoffrey, has won the Land Rover Tusk Award for Conservation in South Africa.
Nachamada Geoffrey is responsible for anti-poaching activities in the game reserve and is always on patrol to ensure effective supervision. It is in recognition of this that Land Rover has chosen him for the award, which comprises a silver ware and cash prize of 20,000 Euros.
Nachamada Geoffrey is a Nigerian conservationist with the Yankari Game Reserve in Bauchi State. He has a B.Sc in Natural and Environmental Science from the American University of Nigeria. He is a recipient of many other conservation related awards, including Primate Habitat Country Scholarship at Oxford Brookes University in the UK where he completed an M.Sc in Primate Conservation and Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP).