Speaking on the 2015 award, the founder, Titi Aboyade Cole said “we are glad to be back, bigger and better. This time, the ceremony will hold in London. The concept of Podium Recognition Awards has been expanded and its going to be amazing package this year. This is the first time we are going to be having awardees and guests comīng to London. The award categories have become more interesting and they have become more competitive”.
“The wives of the Governors of Ogun and Oyo States are to be honoured with Special Awards at the event in London. Lagos State House of Assembly Speaker, Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, a staunch female politician and Commissioner for Women Affairs in Ondo State, Mrs Olasinmi Odunmbaku will be honoured too. Selected winners in different sectors including law, medicine, entertainment and business will also receive honours at this year’s edition”.
“Our first Podium Ambassador will be unveiled this year, and we are picking a new Youth Ambassador.There are a whole lot more side attractions that will make the day a great one, because the event equally marks the 10th anniversary of Podium International”.
Speaking further, Aboyade-Cole stated that the first ever BOAC Posthumous Awards will be presented to the families of three late winners who did well for Nigerian Music; Dr Sikiru Ayinde Barrister,OJB Jezreel and Goldie Harvey at this year’s edition.
“It is going to be a wonderful evening, as we have the very best for all guests to have a swell time.One of Nigeria’s finest comedians and compere, Gbenga Adeyinka De 1st will be the host together London Based Brenda Modupe David.
This Prestigeous event is being sponsored by Brila Energy, Settle Systems, Etal Hotels and Phoenix 17 Properties and More. Supported by Media Partners from Nigeria and the UK.
Podium International is an organization that is dedicated to showcasing the rich culture and heritage of Africa to the rest of the world. We have been able to achieve this through Broadcasting, Publishing, Entertainment, PR and Events. In addition to paying tribute to those who already have a strong public presence, our Recognition Awards also honour the ‘unsung heroes’ of the society, in Entertainment, Politics and Community Development.
EVENT: The 5th PODIUM RECOGNITION AWARDS 2016
Honouring Individuals who have excelled in their various careers
Also Celebrating the 10th Year Anniversary of Podium International
DATE: Bank Holiday Saturday 27th August
VENUE: Best Western Hotel, Hendon way, London NW2
TIME: RED CARPET: 3pm | EVENT: 4pm
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