Ooni of Ife collects Imperial father of the year awards in Abuja
A renowned Nigeria Monarch and highly respected one among Nigeria Kings, most respected in Yoruba land, His Imperial Royal Majesty, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, the Ooni of Ife, has received the prestigious Democracy Heroes Awards.
He was honoured with the award of the Imperial Royal Father of the Year 2020,at the Democracy Heroes Award, though he was indisposed to attend the grande award occasion which was held on the 14th of October, at Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja.
The distinguished award was presented to HRH, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II by the Executive Director of Democracy Heroes Awards, Mr. Ajagbonna Fajag, who congratulated the Ooni of Ife for the well deserved honour. He also appreciated His Imperial Majesty for his support and contributions towards the advancement of democracy in Nigeria.
According to Abuja Press Correspondent, the Ooni of Ife was filled with joy to have been honoured with such reputable and distinguished recognition. Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, however appreciated the Organisers of Democracy Heroes Awards for the nomination and also expressed gratitude to Nigerians for their massive votes which earned him the award.
The Principal Executive Director of Face Of Democracy Organization, the organisers of Democracy Heroes Awards was accompanied by a prince Ishola, the Founder of Prince Ishola Foundation, alongside team members of Democracy Heroes Awards. Democracy Heroes Awards is one of the most recognised, attended and eventful award ceremonies held in Nigeria.
According to reports, the 14th October DHA 2020 witnessed the presence of Executive Ministers, state Governors, Senators, high profile CEOs and other notable Philanthropists, Entrepreneurs and public office holders cutting across all sectors and industries, who were recognised and honoured with several significant awards at the occasion. Some of the award recipients includes Her Excellency, the Wife of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Aisha Buhari, Gov. Bello Matawale, Gov. Nasir El Rufai, Dr. Geoffrey Onyema, Gov Nyesome Wike, Mrs Dame Pauline Tallen, Dr. Isa Pantami, Dr. Bello Maigari of NLTF, Abubakar Malami SAN, Sen. Bassy Albert, Sen Sani Uba amongst others.