Nigerian entrepreneur, philanthropist and founder of Elisabeth Jack-Rich Foundation, Dr. Mrs. Elizabeth Jack Rich Tein Jr, Hon. Godwin T. Ebosa, hip-hop artiste, Wizkid are among celebrities that have been nominated for the 2018 edition of the ‘Peace Achievers Awards’.
Slated for September 22, 2018 at Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja, organisers say that the event aims to celebrate personalities who have contributed to the peace and unity in Nigeria through their selfless efforts.
Speaking on the award, Project Director of Peace Ambassador Agency, Amb. Kingsley Amafibe, said that it is vital to honour men and women in the country who have written their names on the sand of time with humanitarian achievements in the society.
Other personalities nominated for the award include former president Goodluck Jonathan, Godwin Emefiele, Governor Aminu Bello Masari, Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo, Suzzette Wike, Abdul Samad Rabiu of BUA Group, Hon. Dr. Godwin T. Ebosa, Mrs. Nnenna Obiejesi, Hon. Diepreye Abaye Leghemo and Mr. Akinaka Richard.
In the entertainment circle, some nominees include Gordons, Ini Edo, Mayorkun, among others.
According to Amafibe, Dr. Mrs. Elizabeth Jack Rich Tein Jr. is to be honoured with the award to recognise her continuous commitment and outstanding contribution to youths, widows and the less privileged in the society.