THE AROJAH STUDENTS PLAYWRITING PRIZE (TASPP) 2021

INTRODUCTION: It was a modest begining last year for the maiden edition of The Arojah Students Playwriting Prize with Ọjọ́ Miracle Joshua of Obafemi Awolowo University emerging as the pioneer winner of the N100,000 prize money with his play, _Justice:A Mirage?_ Submissions for the 2021 edition of the competition is open from between March 1st and May 31st, 2021 WHO CAN PARTICIPATE? The competition is open to all playwrights of Nigerian heritage who are undergraduates across tertiary institutions – Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges around the world. HOW TO PARTICIPATE The…

Oyetola emerges Business Day Newspaper Governor of Year  ….  says he’s humbled by recognition 

The State of Osun Governor,Adegboyega Oyetola was on Thursday confered with the Business Day Newspaper Best Governor of the Year 2020 Award. The award was presented to him at a colourful event held both virtually and physically at the Congress Hall of Trancorp Hilton, Abuja, by the revered Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, who was the Royal Father of the Day. At the event, where former Nigeria’s Military Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon, spoke as the Special Guest of Honour, Oyetola’s emergence, according to the organisers, followed…

NGF celebrates Bawa Bwari on daughter’s wedding

Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has congratulated the former Chief Whip of National Assembly and Minister, Hon Abubakar Bawa Bwari on the conjugal bliss of his daughter. Niger State Governor,Abubakar Sani Bello who represented the NGF Chairman Dr. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State said marriage was among the  obligations of Muslims hence the NGF is felicitating with the couple and their parents on the occasion. The NGF Chairman appealed to the new couple to be tolerant with each other and adhere to the tenets of marriage. He then prayed that God…

6TH PLATEAU MAN OF THE YEAR AWARDS : Call for Nomination

The Plateau Man of the Year Awards calls for Nominations and Voting into its various categories for the Plateau Man of the Year Awards 2020, 6th Edition. Amb.Cletus Akhimien, the Convener and Executive Director, COA Media, assured that this 6th Edition will offer a lot as improvements have been made to make the event more colourful. He said plans were at advanced stage to ensure a smooth and successful event. Amb. Cletus also reiterated that Residents of Plateau and Nigerians were looking forward to see ONE ON ONE those to…

8th Nigeria Customer Experience Management Conference holds Oct 8

The organizers of the Nigeria Customer Experience Management conference,Nigerian Customer Service Awards Limited (NCSA) has announced 8th of October, 2020 for the 8th edition of the conference. The conference is scheduled to hold in Abuja,Nigeria’s capital.   For further enquiries ,read details below:   8th Nigeria Customer Experience Management Conference, 2020 Date: 8th of October, 2020 Time: 11am – 1pm. Venue: virtual (Zoom Cloud) Theme: Re-Thinking Customer Experience in Nigeria. Register at: www.Nigeriacustomerserviceawards.com/2020CXconference Get to know the trend in customer experience management in Nigeria and the world at large, and…

Rev Ocansey ,Fawunmi to grace JIFORM Summit in Ibadan

The African Union Labour Migration Advisory Committee member, Rev. Dr. A.K. Ocansey, who is also an multiple award winning and international investment consultant, Ghanaian-Canadian and Philippine trained Labour Migration expert has confirmed her participation at the international migration summit billed for Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria on October 15, 2020. Dr.Ocansey participation was confirmed by the Secretary,Publicity Committee of JIFORM summit, Salemfly Salem, an international journalist with a french broadcasting station in a statement issued on Monday. The submit which would combine both physical and virtual presentations is aimed at producing…

AROJAH STUDENTS PLAYWRITING PRIZE (TAPP 2020) SHORT LIST

Following up on the long list, released on August 1, 2020, the organizers of Arojah Students Playwriting prize (TAPP 2020) has announced the shortlist for the maiden edition of The Arojah Student’s Playwriting Prize (TAPP 2020). The shortlisted students are : 1. Bayowa Ayomide (University of Toronto): Recyclable Chairs 2. Ojo Joshua Miracle (Obafemi Awolowo University): Justice: A Mirage 3. Ojo Olumide Emmanuel (ABU Zaria): Headless Sacrifice 4. Omowunmi Damilola Osuolale (University of Ibadan): A Tale Told by Idiots 5. Yusuf Abdulkadir (ABU Zaria): The Just Cause To provide exposure…

The Countdown to the PLATEAU LEADERSHIP SUMMIT 3.0 has begun

Theme: Building for the Future; Post- Covid 19 Socio-economic Development Strategies. Chairman of the Occasion: Chief G.S. Pwul, SAN, FCIArb. (Sardauna Mwaghavul), Managing Partner, G.S Pwul SAN & Partners, Jos. Special Guest of Honour: Rt. Hon. (Dr.) Simon Bako Lalong, Governor, Plateau State. Keynote Speaker: Nde Dauda Wuritka Gotring, Former Director, Central Bank of Nigeria, Abuja. Panel Session Discussants : 1. Prof. Patricia Lar, Professor of Medical Microbiology & Former Director Linkages, University of Jos, Jos. 2. Victor Kuchili Author & Lead Development Consultant, Choice Concept Network, Jos. 3. Mr.…

President Buhari rejoices with Ovation Magazine Publisher, Dele Momodu at 60

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with journalist cum publisher, Ayobamidele Abayomi Ojútelégàn Àjàní Momodu, popularly known as Dele Momodu, on the occasion of his 60th birthday May 16, 2020. The President congratulated Momodu on hitting the milestone in good health and sound mind, wished him greater contributions to the further emancipation of Nigeria in the years and decades to come. President Buhari therefore rejoiced with the family, friends and professional colleagues of the Publisher of Ovation International, saying he has left his footprints indelibly in the annals of journalism in…

PLATEAU MAN OF THE YEAR 2019 AWARDEES/WINNERS

1, Hon. Barr. Beni B. Lar PLATEAU MAN OF THE YEAR 2019 2, His Excellency, Rt. Hon. Barr. Simon Bako Lalong EXTRAORDINARY ACHIEVEMENT AWARD 3, Hon. Ahmed Idris Maje OUTSTANDING POLITICAL PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR 4, Mallam Al’Hassan Saleh Yakmut OUTSTANDING PUBLIC SERVANT OF THE YEAR 5, Compt. Nde Victor Dimka LEADERSHIP EXCELLENCE AWARD 6, Elder, Bitrus Bako Nabasu MNI, LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD 7, Dame Pauline Tallen, ICON OF WOMEN EMPOWERMENT 8, Hon. Dachung Musa Bagos BEST PERFORMING REPS MEMBER OF THE YEAR 9, Major GEN. Augustine Agundu, AMBASSADOR FOR…