By Chidera Eke, News/Comments, June 10, 2023
LAGOS-The 12th annual lecture of Afrikanwatch Network, titled: Arise O Compatriots In the Spirit of Building one Nation will hold on June 24 in Lagos, Nigeria, under the chairmanship of Dr. Tunji Abayomi, Pro-Chancellor, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, Ondo State, while the guest speaker is, Olatunde Gabriel Babawale, a Professor of Political Science and economy and also the Provost, Anti-Corruption Academy of Nigeria, (ACAN) .
In a statement by the Editor-in-Chief of the News outfit, Mark Orgu, noted however that, Prominent Nigerians who have paid their due in all major sector of the Nigerian economy will be honoured with the African Gold Merit Award (AGMA), as others, into the African Legendary Hall of Fame (ALHF), they are, Prof. Soneye Alabi, Dean, School of Postgraduate Studies, University of Lagos, Prof. (Prince) Atte Timothy, Vice-Chancellor, President Of STABU University, Canterbury, Kent, United Kingdom, Prof. Abubakar Sulaiman, Director-General, National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies, Prof. (Sen) David Iornem; Elder Pastor Joseph Obayemi, Emeritius National and Continental General-Overseer of , the Redeemed Christian Church of God, (RCCG), Bishop (Dr.) Chris Nyong, JP, CAN, Chairman, Akwa lbom State, Engr. Dr. (Mrs) Felicia Agubata, (Dep. General Manager ,Terrestrial Services at the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), Emeka Mba, CEO, Beacon Premium Solutions Limited, Dr. Mrs Stella Awoh- Mofunanya , Rector, Redeemers’ College of Technology and Management, Sir Anogwi Anyanwu. District Governor, The International Association of Lions Clubs District 404A1, Dr. Uduak Ukekpe, Rector, Federal Polytechnic, Ukana, Akwa Ibom, Dr. (Pastor) Regina Omo-Agege , Ex-Director, Political parties and Liaison office, INEC, .Dr. Moses Mowoe, OON, (Posthumous), Ex- Permanent Secretary, ministry of health, Chief Benard Edewor, Chairman/ Chief Executive Officer, Ben-Tech Marine & Oil Services Limited Mr. Inyang Udoh, immediate Acting Rector, Yabatech,. Dr. Kayode Momodu, Immediate Past Registrar, Yabatech, .Engr. Olayiwola Taylor, Chairman, Stonegate Engineering LTD, Mr. Oluwagbemiga Adekoya , Founder/ CEO, Adbond Harvest and Homes, Lagos, Mrs. Sophia Anyafulu, Chief Lecturer, Yabatech, Barr. Monday Ubani, Ex-president, NBA, Lagos branch, Prof. Yemisi Obashoro, Faculty of Education, UNILAG, Barr. Malachy Ugwumadu, former President, CDHR, Umeh Christian Chibuzor, a young lawyer, Omoroje Isioma Joel, a young author.
Organisations like Aspire Coronation Trust, (ACT), The Gamesville Foundation, among others will be awarded on the basis of Corporate Social Responsibility. .