Thomas, Imafidon, Omotosho, Ojiambo and other leaders honoured at a prestigious ceremony in the British parliament
Professor Chris Imafidon, renowned government & presidential adviser, scholar, and pioneer was honoured alongside popular BBC actress, Ms. Ellen Thomas; Dr. Josephine Ojiambo, Deputy Secretary-General of the Commonwealth; and Philanthropist Dr. Mike Omotosho, a former Rotary Governor yesterday at the Palace of Westminster in a prestigious London ceremony hosted by Rt Hon Diane Abbott Britian's eminent political leader #AAA17
Other people named at the occasion were Jake McLeod of UNICEF; President and founder of the European School of Economics, President Elio D'Anna; prominent persons of African origin who were celebrated in rare ceremony in the palace of Westminster in London.
Speaking, Prof. Chris Imafidon, who chairs, The ExcellenceinEducation.org.uk program, in characteristic modesty said, "Personally I am not deserving of such a huge honour, it is my students and scholars that did all the work, therefore, I dedicate this award to them, and thank the Almighty God, my grandparents and the organizers for this day. A big shout out to the staff and management of http://www.excellenceineducation.org.uk/
Dr. Mike Omotosho, who heads his own foundation, said during his speech that philanthropy must be universal and the girl child deserves more educational support that any government is doing. Dr. Josephine Ojiambo noted the progress that has been made in education for females but said that more needed to be done.
This Award ceremony has been rated by FORBES Magazine as one of the most prestigious award Ceremonies of its type. The notable Individuals and organisations who have been honored at this prestigious Awards Ceremony include Arch. Bishop Desmond Tutu, H.E. Jakaya Kikwete Republic of Tanzania, Mr. John Momoh, Dr. Mathews Phosa, Kofi Anan Foundation,The Justina Mutale Foundation, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, The African Development Bank etc.
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