Leadtimes African Magazine will confer the prestigious Africa Merit award on prominent Nigerians and Africans who have distinguished themselves in their chosen profession.
According to a statement by Professor Buba Mshelia, Chairman, Board of Directors of Leadtimes Africa Magazine, â€œthe forum is aimed at promoting the virtues of integrity, accountability, and transparency in public and private sectors, promoting good governance at all lives of the society as well as instituting interaction among all the stakeholders in leadership.
It is also aimed at complimenting the effort of African leaders in the ongoing crusade against corruption in the continent.â€
Governor Gabriel Suswan of Benue State, Senator Liyel Imoke of Cross River State, Alhaji Mahmud Aliyu Shinkafi of Zamfara State and Alhaji Seidu Usman Dakinga of Kebbi State are among the dignitaries expected to grace the occasion.
While Kenya High Commissioner in Nigeria, Daniel Mepukori Kokai and Mr. C.Y. Bong, Managing Director of Tianshi Group, Nigeria, will be the Special Guest of Honour.
Also wife of Kwara State governor, Mrs. Oluwatoyin Saraki will be the mother of the day.