Osinbajo, Tambuwal and More for Elite Exclusive Awards – Blueprint Newspapers Limited

Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo; wife of the Governor of Bayelsa State, Mrs. Gloria Douye Diri; Minister of Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare, and an aspiring governor of Akwa Ibom State, Pastor Umo Eno, have been nominated to receive the Elite Exclusive Magazine award.

The awards ceremony, scheduled for May 24, 2022 in Abuja, will be part of the activities marking the 5th anniversary of Elite Exclusive magazine.

A statement released by the editor, Mr Mbuotidem Ubom, said “the nominees were chosen by members of the public via online on the basis of their track record of service to humanity”.

He said Osinbajo had been named Public Servant of the Year; Ms. Gloria Douye Diri and Ms. Martha Udom Emmanuel as First Ladies of the Year; Sunday Dare, Ms. Paullen Tallen and Chief Rotimi Amaechi as Ministers of the Year, while Pastor Umo Eno is Elite Man of the Year.

The others are: Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State as Governor of the Year; Senators Ali Ndume and Gershom Bassey as Senators of the Year; Boboye Oyeyemi and NHIS Professor MN Sambo for the Elite Leadership Award; Rt. Hon. Adebo Ogundonyin and Chief Sherrif FO Obrevori as Speakers of the Year; Tope Shonubi from Sahara Energy and Ikechukwu Nnamdi from Medallion Group as Businessmen of the Year.

In addition, Prof. Ekele Bisallah Ahmed from University of Abuja Teaching Hospital and Prof. Ememabasi Bassey are named Health Person of the Year; Obong Patrick Udofia, International President of Mboho Mkparawa Ibibio, and Professor Benjamin Okaba, President of the Ijaw National Congress as Life Time Achievers, while Professors Ndaeyo Ukpabio and Abdallah Uba Adamu as Vice Chancellors of the Year, among others.