The Governor of Kaduna state, Mallam Nasir El-rufai has recieved an award as the ‘ Man of The Year 2021’ in Kaduna at the weekend.
Personalities awarded at the event include Senator Abdul Kwari; senator representing Kaduna North senatorial district, veteran Noolywood actors cum comedians, Julius Agwu and Francis Duru.
Other personalities include Becky Olubukola, Simon Moses, Mofat Abasifreke, Moses Aliu, Goddy Nnadi, KADIRS, Correct FM amongst others were also awarded.
Speaking to newsmen shortly after the event, the coordinator of ‘League of extraordinary achievers’ award’, Adeyemi Adekunle who is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Gaze Production disclosed that the event was put together to appreciate the contributions of some personalities who in their various ways contributed to the development of entertainment industry.
” League of extraordinary achievers’ awards is to recognise people of positive influence in the society through unique services and solutions which they provide for nation building,” he said.
Adekunle further explained that the awardees were carefully chosen through public opinions without any sentiments.
Recieving the award onbehalf of the Governor, the Deputy Governor, Hajia Sabuwa Balarebe, disclosed that El-rufai’s administration will finish stronger than it started years back, just as she appreciate the efforts of the organiser.
One of the awardees, Julius Agwu who applauded Gaze Production for organising the event also said that the award is to encourage the awardees in their various categories to continue contributing to the society positively.