By Reginald Tobin
The CEOs Network Africa, a forum for young entrepreneurs, is set to hold it’s third annual awards ceremony, to honour outstanding business owners under the age of 30.
The event which is themed “The Emerging Generation,” will hold on Sunday, 12th December, 2021, at the Bon Elvis hotel, Abuja, and will have in attendance top dignitaries which include; Senator Frank Ibezim, Hon. Shina Peller, HRH Prince Malik, Ado-Ibrahim, Dr Linus Okorie, Auwal Musa Raphsanjani and others.
While a total number of 33 recipients will be honoured during the event, The Rolling bricks Ltd will also be receiving the achievement award for outstanding accomplishments in the year 2021.
Chairman of the awards committee, Alli-Bob Cinwon, explained that 1379 nominations were received from across the continent, he also said that finalists were critically screened and selected from different walks of life by the award committee.
According to Alli-Bob Cinwon, he said: “It was an Herculean task selecting these finalists as there are a lot of young people doing amazing things and breaking new grounds but our final selection was based on merit and proven track record.
“The quality of the entries received simply proves that young Nigerians are indeed very resourceful, resilient and extremely hardworking.”
The CEOs Network Africa is a social enterprise set up in order to help budding entrepreneurs through their journeys as entrepreneurs via tailored trainings, our annual awards, networking and mentorship events. The network was launched on the 1st of December 2018 with our grand Under 30 CEOs award.