Borno State Governor, Professor Babagan Zulum, Jigawa State Governor, Muhammad Badaru Abubakar, a college of Northern finest business men and political wigs are amongst the list of those penned down as recipients of the 2022 Northern Nigeria Peace Award.
The event which is set to hold on Thursday March 31, at the Ladi Kwali Hall of Sheraton Hotel Abuja will be memorable like the previous ones, the organizer and one of Abuja’s finest socialite, Ambassador Kingsley Amafibe has assured.
The award ceremony seeks to recognize and honour leaders and influencers from Northern Nigeria who have contributed their quota to the development of the region despite obvious challenges.
“The awardees are seen as individuals who have supported national peace, integration and peaceful co-existence as well as adding value to the human society.” Amafibe said.
Others to be awarded include Alh. Yakubu Muritala Ajaka, Alh. Abdullahi Bello Bodejo, Kashifu Inuwa, CCIE, Engr. Ahmad Salihijo Ahmad, Alh Dr. Musa Mubarak Saliu, Abdulganiyu Suleiman, Mrs Maryam M.l Abdul, Hon. Joseph Asuku Bello, Alh Murtala Abdulkadir Dan Iya, Alhaji Hassan Muhammad Abara, Prof Adamu Abubakar Gwarzo, former Federal House of Representatives member, Mohammed Garba Gololo of Gamawa constituency of Bauchi State, Nollywood Actor, Uzee Usman and others.
Peace Ambassador Agency, owned and managed by one of Abuja finest socialite, Ambassador Kingsley Amafibe has over the years spurred excellence in service delivery by honouring public office holders and private sector operatives who have carved a niche for themselves in serving the people.
Amb. Amafibe has assured that the 2022 Northern Nigeria Peace Awards will be a memorable one like previous editions.
The 2021 edition had governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, first lady of Sokoto state, Hajiya Dr Mariya Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Senator Haliru Dauda Jika, Hon Bashir Muhammed Dala, Alhaji Yarima Shatima, leader of Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, Umar Sanda Abdullahi, Yakubu Mohammed, Mal shehu Ahmad Isah, Emir of Daura and HRH Alhaji Umar Faruq Umar honoured.
Also awarded were, Hajiya Rukkaya Ibrahim, Dr. Auwal Mohammed Abdullahi, Prof. Amina Umar Ganduje, Hajiya farida Umar Faruq, Hajiya Halima Idris, Layla Ali Ali Othman, Salihu Tanko Yakasai, Hon. Bashir Wada, Amb Kingsley Azonobi, Prince UC Ingawa, Engr Jerry Ameh, Hon Auwal Aranfosu and Alhaji Muktar Bello Maigona.