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Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), Mr Ahmed Lawan Kuru better known as ALK (middle), receiving the prestigious “Public Integrity Award 2021,” which he recently won at the maiden edition of the New Telegraph Newspaper Awards 2021 in Lagos. The award was received on ALK’s behalf by AMCON Head of Corporate Communications, Mr Jude Nwauzor (right), and the Technical Assistant to the AMCON Boss Mr Mohammed Yusuf
Managing Director/CEO of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) who recently won the “Public Integrity Award 2021,” at the maiden edition of the New Telegraph Newspaper Awards 2021 in Lagos has finally received the crystal award plaque.
Jude Nwauzor, Head, Corporate Communications, it was gathered, made the presentation to his Boss at the Head Office of the government agency located in Maitama area of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja.
The AMCON boss, it will be recalled, was not on hand to receive the award from the organisers at the event, which recently held at the Federal Palace Hotel in Victoria Island, Lagos, but detailed Nwauzor, the agency’s spokesperson to represent him. Kuru, it was
Kuru, tit was learnt, had another national assignment that clashed with the day of the ceremony, which made it impossible for his attendance.
Other notable Nigerians that won other categories of awards at the event are the Governor of the Central Bank, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, President of the Senate, Senator Ahmed Lawan, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Abia State Governor, Mr. Okezie Ikpeazu, and the Borno State Governor, Prof Babagana Zulum.
Other winners include Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State; Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, Governor of Ekiti State and Chairman of the Nigerian Governors Forum, Dr Kayode Fayemi, and the Kogi State Governor, Mr. Yahaya Bello, just to mention a few.