A front-line integrated media outfit in the youth and education sector, Scholaris Magazine, has unveiled two outstanding Nigerians for its 2014 personality of the year awards, selected from nominations by a cross section of its audience drawn from its TV, print and online platforms, Mr Joshua Okpo a committed bureaucrat and Rector of Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN) Oron, and Mr. Udo Silas, the innovative general manager of Akwa Ibom Newspaper Corporation, were announced as SCHOLARIS MAN OF THE YEAR and MEDIA MAN OF THE YEAR 2014 respectively .
In a media statement by the managing editor of Scholaris Magazine, Kufre Akpan, a copy which was obtained by our reporter, the two men emerged through a popular choice of excellence from its viewers, readers and critical stakeholders.
Part of the statement reads: Scholaris magazine is a product of excellence in service and all of us in the team are proud to identify with Joshua Okpo and Silas Udo, two men who equally are product of excellence in service and commitment in management of men and resources, which we do wholeheartedly congratulate them on their honour and reward for service.
Also in the media statement, the creative media strategist and coordinator in Hanny House Entertainment, the publishing firm stated that the nominations will be officially conferred on the concerned.
However, the award conferment proper shall hold during a special ceremony to be hosted by the Scholaris media team.
The symbolized gold plated award shall be conferred in a special event hosted by Scholaris Media team.
He added that, “we are looking forward to making the event memorable so young Nigerians can be inspired in the culture of service as both men have distinguished themselves in their fields of endeavor and beyond.
CONGRATULATIONS TO MR JOSHUA OKPO AND MR. UDOH SILAS.
AN AWARD WELL DESERVED!