The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has congratulated a philanthropist and one its mentors, Dr Charles Chukwu, for bagging the Mike Omotosho award.
A press release by Mr Obinna Nwaka , NYCN’s Director of Political and Democratic Matters, stated Chukwu bagged the `Outstanding Contribution to Empowerment’ award.
Nwaka stated that Chukwu was honoured on the third Mike Omotosho Annual Lecture with the theme “Millennials as protagonists in Nation Building”.
He stated that Chukwu was recognised for his unbiased ardour for youth empowerment, unflinching assist and contributions in the direction of nationwide peace and improvement of the nation.
“Off course, such occasion with the theme can’t be holding with out the involvement of the Apex physique and mouth piece of the Nigerian youths which is NYCN.
“The Council below the supervision of the Federal Ministry of Youths and Sports Development was on floor by means of the Directorate of Political and Democratic issues to witness and take part within the occasion because it bothered on younger individuals.
“The occasion attracted enterprise, political and media moguls throughout the nation like former Governor of Cross Rivers State, Donald Duke, former first woman of Taraba State, first woman of kogi State Mrs Amina Bello, Linus Okorie amongst others.’’
He stated that few different individuals who had impacted positively on the lives of Nigerians have been additionally honoured.
Nwaka stated that NYCN, below the management of Comrade Murtala Garba, counseled the complete Judges, board and organisers of the Mike Omotosho Foundation for the clear evaluation of the awardees and for locating Chukwu worthy of such noble award.