The immediate past Director of Public Affairs, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Tony Ojobo will on Thursday, July 11 receive the African Achievers Award as “African Public Affairs and Brand Executive of the Year” at the House of Commons, House of Parliament, United Kingdom.
Ojobo who announced his retirement from the nation’s telecom regulatory body after 18 years of meritorious service in October last year was notified of the award presentation in a letter dated June 3, 2019.
Aside receiving the award, Ojobo is also billed to make a special presentation.
The letter reads in part:
“It is with great pleasure that we invite you as an Honoree for the 2019 African Achievers Awards under the “African Public Affairs and Brand Executive of the Year ’’ category. This is in recognition of your exceptional leadership qualities and strategies that has created
immense value for the telecommunication industry in Nigeria by engaging with stakeholders during your period at the Nigerian Communication Commission NCC. You have been active mentoring and proffering Public Relations solutions to the corporate world with your company Imagexetera and help incubate and nurture young inventors in Nigeria with your technology hub TechX.
The Award Ceremony will be holding at the House of Commons, United Kingdom Parliament. The African Achievers Awards has consistently honoured great Africans in Leadership, Community builders, Young Achievers, to Captains of Industries across the continent.
The Awards ceremony has fast become established as one of the biggest gatherings of influential and global African Achievers on the continent. Our Award ceremony has been rated by FORBES Magazine as one of the most prestigious award Ceremonies on the African continent.
We are pleased to inform you that you will also make special presentation.”