AFRICABUSINESSWorld

USAfrica: Anambra State honours its heritage icons (Ojukwus), business titans (Ibetos) on Dec 16; Chimamanda, Mikel Obi, Chido Nwangwu get Ambassador of Excellence award

149

ANAMBRA HONOURS ITS HERITAGE ICONS, HIGH-ACHIEVERS AND BUSINESS TITANS ON DECEMBER 16; Chimamanda Adichie, Mikel Obi, Chido Nwangwu get Ambassador of Excellence award

Special to USAfrica (Houston), USAfricaonline.com @USAfricaLive

The Anambra State of Nigeria, nicknamed fittingly as The Light of the Nation, will have the varied, powerful rays of its high-achievers, pillars of its robust heritage, scholastic icons, business titans, religious leaders and its very own Ambassadors of Excellence shine with distinction and appreciation on Friday,

Willie-Obiano-Governor-Anambra-inauguration_March2014_Awka-USAfrica

December 16.

In the words of the convener and chief host, Governor Obiano, “I believe that it is an important benchmark and  encouraging civic excellence when we honour and celebrate our high achievers. It is in drawing from those practical reasons and strategic vision that we made the decision to pick December 16, 2016 to recognize the leading lights of Anambra State.”

Obiano who has received various awards for outstanding performance within a few years of his governorship adds “we’re the homeland of some of the greatest human achievers and leaders that Nigeria, Africa and the world know. We’re building on the pedestals of their legacy and vision.”

The honorees are in 10 CATEGORIES, namely: 

1. PILLARS OF OUR HERITAGE 

2. LIGHT BEARERS 

3.  LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT

4. PHILANTHROPISTS EXTRAORDINAIRE & BUSINESS TITANS 

5. AMBASSADORS OF EXCELLENCE 

6. OUTSTANDING PUBLIC SERVICE      

7. PILLARS OF INTER-DENOMINATION HARMONY 

8. ICONS OF EDUCATION

9. ICONS OF TRADITION & SERVICE TO HUMANITY 

10. POSTHUMOUS 

Among those being honored (post-humously) are Sir Louis Odumegwu Ojukwu, The Rt. Hon. Dr  Nnamdi Azikiwe who was the First President of independent Nigeria (1963–1966), Gen. Dim Emeka Odumegwu Ojukwu who was the founding President of Biafra (1967-1970), author of Things Fall Apart, Prof. Chinua Achebe (1930-2013) and Olaudah Ekwuano (Gustavus Vassa).

All the former Governors of Anambra and the clergy will be honored.

From the business sector they include the likes of Dr. Innocent Chukwuma, Engr. Arthur Eze and Dr. Ernest Azudialu Obiejesi.

Among the honorees globally noted as  Ambassadors of Excellence include novelist Chimamanda Adichie, soccer superstar John Mikel Obi, USAfrica Founder Dr. Chido Nwangwu, and member of British parliament Chuka Umunna.

The event will hold in Awka as a formal awards dinner event co-hosted by Gov. Obiano and Anambra’s First Lady Osodieme Ebelechukwu V. Obiano.


[embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=68DP3rtPS0c[/embedyt]

USAfricaLIVE
#BreakingNews and special reports unit of USAfrica multimedia networks, USAfricaonline.com and USAfricaTV

USAfrica: death toll rising in Nigerian church roof collapse

Previous article

USAfrica: On achievements, Obiano outperforming his predecessors.

Next article

149 Comments

  1. Congrats CHIDO – Communication Harmonization, Information Dissemination & Originality

  2. Congratulations big bro, the honour is well deserved.

  3. Congrats CHIDO – Communication Harmonization, Information Dissemination & Originality

  4. Nwanne m Jim sie ike na olu oma gi

  5. Congratulation dear brother

  6. Congratulations big bro, the honour is well deserved.

  7. Nwanne m Jim sie ike na olu oma gi

  8. Chido, congratulations!

  9. Congratulations my brother. Many more are coming your way. Keep up the great job. We are proud of your achievements.

  10. Congratulation dear brother

  11. Congratulations

  12. Congratulations Chido…

  13. Congratulation Mazi Chido, why am not surprised? Well done!

  14. Chido, congratulations!

  15. Congratulations my brother. Many more are coming your way. Keep up the great job. We are proud of your achievements.

  16. Congrats Chido. Well deserved!

  17. Congratulations Mazi, it is an honour well deserved

  18. Congratulations!!

  19. Congrats nwanem Chido

  20. Congratulations Chido

  21. Congratulations Dr. Nwangwu. Well deserved.

  22. Congratulations

  23. Jisie ike n’olu. Congrats, Chido.

  24. Congratulations Chido…

  25. Congratulations chido

  26. Congratulation Mazi Chido, why am not surprised? Well done!

  27. Congratulations my brother,more grace

  28. Mazi congrats

  29. Congratulations!!!

  30. Kudos bro!

  31. Congrats Chido.

  32. Well deserving Award. All the kudos to you. Congratulations!

  33. Mazi congratulations

  34. Congratulations! Well deserved!!!.

  35. Bro Chido, this is richly deserved.

  36. Congrats Chido. Well deserved!

  37. Congratulations Mazi, it is an honour well deserved

  38. Congratulations, Chido Nwangwu. You truly deserve the honor.

  39. Congratulations, Bros. Earned! It’s an honour that transcends Anambra State.

  40. Congratulations!!

  41. Congrats nwanem Chido

  42. Congratulations, Big Brother! You deserve it.

  43. A well deserved honor my Doc. Congrats. Still moving to greater heights. God will continually bless you.

  44. Congratulations!!!

  45. Congratulations Chido

  46. Congratulations Dr. Nwangwu. Well deserved.

  47. You go Chido. Congrats from New Jersey. Well deserved.

  48. Chido, well deserved. You have been nothing short of incredible. Wishing you many Moore years of successes.

  49. Well deserved, my Oga. You’ve contributed greatly to humanity. Congratulations.

  50. Mazi Nwanneukwu, congratulations. God is good all the time.

  51. Congratulations onyi Isi, this is a testament of your bravery in journalism. We deserved.

  52. Man of Excellence!!!!! Congratulations.

  53. Mazi Nwangwu, turu ugo!

  54. Congratulations, Chido Nwangwu!

  55. Congratulations!

  56. Mazi congrats

  57. Okuko nabu oke na esi na nwata. From the good old days of Nsukka campus I had no doubt in my mind that you are special. Congrats

  58. Jisie ike n’olu. Congrats, Chido.

  59. Congratulations my brother,more grace

  60. Congratulations brother, honour well deserved

  61. Congrats on yet another deserving honor.

  62. Mazi congrats

  63. Congratulations!!!

  64. Congrats Chido!

  65. Yelp!! My homie congratulations

  66. Congrats Chido Nwangwu. You deserve this!!!

  67. Kudos bro!

  68. You worth it. Congrats.
    From Apostle sam Okenwa

  69. Congrats Chido.

  70. Well deserving Award. All the kudos to you. Congratulations!

  71. Congrats Chido! Well deserved!

  72. Mazi congratulations

  73. Nwa nne’m nwoke, you deserve the recognition and honor. Congratulations. More to come. You are very hard-working and deserving. Blessings.

  74. Congratulations! Well deserved!!!.

  75. Bro Chido, this is richly deserved.

  76. Congratulations, Chido!

  77. Congrats. .l look out for many more to come ur way

  78. Congratulations my brother. But tell your governor to ban this ‘Miss Anamnra’ scam.

  79. Congratulations, Chido Nwangwu. You truly deserve the honor.

  80. Congrats Nwa Chineke!

  81. Congratulations, Bros. Earned! It’s an honour that transcends Anambra State.

  82. Congrats, bro. You richly deserve it.

  83. Congratulations well done and well deserved

  84. Congratulations, Big Brother! You deserve it.

  85. A well deserved honor my Doc. Congrats. Still moving to greater heights. God will continually bless you.

  86. Congrats Mazi for the recognition

  87. Congratulations

  88. Congratulations!!!

  89. Way to go Bros. Congratulations and many more!!!

  90. Congrats Chido Nwangwu

    1. Well deserved honor Mazi. Hearty Congratulations. Keep representing us well. We are proud of you. God is your strength.

  91. Congrats dear

  92. You go Chido. Congrats from New Jersey. Well deserved.

  93. Chido, well deserved. You have been nothing short of incredible. Wishing you many Moore years of successes.

  94. Congratulations

  95. Well deserved, my Oga. You’ve contributed greatly to humanity. Congratulations.

  96. Mazi Nwanneukwu, congratulations. God is good all the time.

  97. Congratulations onyi Isi, this is a testament of your bravery in journalism. We deserved.

  98. Man of Excellence!!!!! Congratulations.

  99. Mazi Nwangwu, turu ugo!

  100. Congrats Chido

  101. congrats Chido

  102. Congratulations, Chido Nwangwu!

  103. Congratulations Mazi,

  104. Congratulations Great Lion!

  105. Congratulations!

  106. Mazi congrats

  107. Okuko nabu oke na esi na nwata. From the good old days of Nsukka campus I had no doubt in my mind that you are special. Congrats

  108. You deserve that…Communication.H. I.D. O

  109. Congratulations

  110. Congrats Mazi. Longer shall your shadow grow.

  111. Congratulations brother, honour well deserved

  112. Congrats on yet another deserving honor.

  113. Congrats Chido!

  114. Yelp!! My homie congratulations

  115. Congrats Chido Nwangwu. You deserve this!!!

  116. You worth it. Congrats.
    From Apostle sam Okenwa

  117. Congrats dear.

  118. Congrats Chido! Well deserved!

  119. Nwa nne’m nwoke, you deserve the recognition and honor. Congratulations. More to come. You are very hard-working and deserving. Blessings.

  120. Congratulations, Chido!

  121. Congrats. .l look out for many more to come ur way

  122. Congrats sir

  123. Congratulations my brother. But tell your governor to ban this ‘Miss Anamnra’ scam.

  124. Congrats Nwa Chineke!

  125. Congrats

  126. Congrats, bro. You richly deserve it.

  127. Congratulations well done and well deserved

  128. Congrats Mazi for the recognition

  129. Congratulations

  130. Way to go Bros. Congratulations and many more!!!

  131. Congrats Chido Nwangwu

  132. Congrats dear

  133. Congratulations

  134. congrats Chido

  135. Congratulations Mazi,

  136. Congrats Chido

  137. Congratulations Great Lion!

  138. You deserve that…Communication.H. I.D. O

  139. Congrats Mazi. Longer shall your shadow grow.

iCOMMENT

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

You may also like

More in AFRICA