The Imam of Nghar Village, Gashish district in Barkin Ladi, Plateau State, alongside governors Ifeanyi Okowa, Okezie Ipkeazu and Senator Daisy Danjuma will lead different outstanding Nigerians who will obtain the highly-rated Nigerian Younger Professionals Discussion board, NYPF, Awards for this 12 months 2018. All of the award recipients, in accordance with the organizers, had been totally thought of and shortlisted in recognition of their meritorious service and various roles, performed by every, in assist for nation constructing and development of democracy, growth and good governance in Nigeria.
The NYPF award, is a part of the occasion to mark the fifth Anniversary Ceremony of the NYPF which is scheduled for December 1 2018 on the Transcorp Hilton Lodge in Abuja. In response to Chairman of the NYPF, Moses Siloko Siasia, “this years’ Anniversary Banquet and Award ceremony is particular, and it’s devoted to excellent Nigerians who should be celebrated”. He famous that because the NYPF celebrates its fifth 12 months, within the normal custom of the affiliation, the NYPF has chosen people who could be introduced with awards as particular recognition of the selfless companies these people have rendered to Nigeria.
Talking additional, Moses Siasia stated “we thought of a number of people for the assorted classes of the award this 12 months. And, to headline the award we’ve got chosen Imam Abdullahi Abubakar, the Imam of Nghar Village in Plateau State. This Imam single-handedly saved over 300 males, ladies and youngsters when suspected herdsmen invaded some communities in Plateau State. That is the standard of service to nation that NYPF has recognized and we’re dedicated to selling this type of good deed in order that different Nigerians can do the identical. If we’ve got extra folks doing good, then we might be a greater nation”
Different achievers on the checklist of awardees are governors Ibrahim Dakwambo of Gombe State, Kashim Shettima of Bornu State, Amina, Hon. Faruk M. Yabo MFR CEO of To Be Related Nigeria, Alhaji Bashir Surajo, Dr. Taiwo Afolabi, Chairman of Sifax Group, Jack-Wealthy Tein, Jr. President/Founding father of Belemaoil Producing Ltd, Amaechi Elumelu, a Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abdul Samad Rabiu Chairman of BUA Group. Others are Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina, President of AfDB, Dr. Nasir Yusuf Gawuna, Deputy Governor of Kano State, Senator Godswill Akpabio, Chief Osasumwen Igbinedion CEO, TOS TV Networks and Dr. Elisha Attai, Founding father of AWLO and Hamzat Lawal, Chief Government of Related Improvement CODE. Company award recipient embrace Heritage Financial institution Plc, whereas Diplomatic award might be introduced to the Embassy of Spain, Nigeria.
The Nigerian Younger Professionals Discussion board, NYPF, is a Non-Governmental Group of younger professionals from completely different fields of endeavours and dedicated to a few main targets that are to create sustainable livelihood for younger folks, engender purposeful management and social democratic inclusion and encourage younger folks’s participation in governance and the financial course of. NYPF is intentionally making a pathway for the way forward for younger Nigerians with over three million memberships.
In a 2016 therapeutic massage on the NYPF Summit in New York, former United Nations Secretary Basic, Ban Ki Moon stated “Nigerian Younger Professionals Discussion board is considered one of quite a few helpful initiatives which share the imaginative and prescient of the United Nations and place younger folks on the middle of sustainability, whereas encouraging their participation in governance”. That is in attestation to the position of NYPF in selling the course of nationwide growth by means of engagement in actions that can present enabling surroundings for shared and sustainable growth, stated Moses Siloko Siasia.