List of National Award recipients
President Goodluck Jonathan has approved a list of 305 Nigerians and non-Nigerians for the 2013/2014 National Honours Award.
Among those to be honoured are the All Progressives Congress National Chairman, John Odigie Oyegun, Service Chiefs and 298 others.
A statement issued on Thursday evening in Abuja by the Director (Special Duties Office), Dr. Adeyemo, M. Tunde on behalf of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Senator Anyim Pius Anyim, said the Investiture holds by 9.00 am on Monday, September 29, 2014 at the International Conference Centre.
The recipients include Air Marshal Alex Sabundu Badeh, Chief Of Defence Staff, (CFR), Maj. Gen. Kenneth Minimah, Chief Of Army Staff (CFR), Rear Admiral Usman Jibrin, Chief Of Naval Staff (CFR), Air Vice Marshal Adesola Amosu, Chief Of Air Staff (CFR), Alhaji Sulaiman Abba, Acting Inspector General Of Police (CFR), Hon. Justice Bolarinwa O. Babalakin, Fmr. Supreme Court, Judge (CFR), Hon. Justice Abubakar Bashir Wali, Justice Of The Supreme Court, (Rtd) (CFR).
Also in the Commander of the Federal Republic (CFR) category are Hon. Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, Justice Of The Supreme Court (CFR), Hon. Justice Christopher M. Chukwuma – Eneh, Justice Of The Supreme Court (CFR), Hon. Justice Muhammad S. Muntaka Coomassie, Justice Of The Supreme Court (CFR), Hon. Justice John Afolabi Fabiyi, Justice Of The Supreme Court (CFR), Hon. Justice Olufunlola Oyelola Adekeye, Justice Of The Supreme Court (CFR), Mohammed Sambo Dasuki, National Security Adviser (CFR), Bukar Goni Aji, Former Head Of Service Of The Federation (CFR), Mr. Danladi I. Kifasi, Head Of Service Of The Federation (CFR), Amb. Ayo Oke, Director-General, National Intelligence Agency (CFR), Hrm Oba Dr. Victor Ademefun A. Kiladejo, Traditional Ruler (CFR), Chief Philip C. Asiodu, Outstanding Public Servant (CFR), Brig. Gen. Jones O. Arogbofa (Rtd), Chief Of Staff To The President (CFR), Hrh Alayeluwa Oba (Dr.) Jimoh Oyewumi, Traditional Ruler (CFR), Chief Kolawole Babalola Jamodu, Former Minister/ President Of M.A.N. (CFR), Chief Oludolapo Ibukun Akinkugbe, Entrepreneur (CFR), Chief (Dr.) Emmanuel C. Iwuanynwu, Business Man (CFR), Jimoh Ibrahim Folorunsho, Entrepreneur (CFR).
Other categories for the award are below:
Alhaji Ibrahim Adejoh Idris Former Governor Con Hon. Justice Olatokunbo Oduyinka Olopade Chief Judge, Ogun State Con Hon. Justice Aloy Nweke Nwanko Chief Judge, Ebonyi State Con Hon. Justice Isua Idongesit Nfem Bassey Chief Judge, Akwa Ibom State Con Hon Justice Nasiru A, Ajanah Chief Judge, Kogi State Con Honourable Justice Hakila Yalah Heman Chief Judge, Gombe State Con Honourable Justice Kate Abiri Chief Judge, Beyelsa State Con Alh. Abdulkadir Saidu Tambuwal Grand Khadi, Sokoto State Con Hon. Justice Amina Adamu Augie Justice Of The Court Of Appeal Con Hon. Justice Abubakar Jega Abdul-Kadir Justice Of The Court Of Appeal Con Dr. Peter Odili Former Governor Con Engr. Muhammed Abba Gana Former Minister Con Chief Thomas Ikeokwuadem Aguiyi-Ironsi Former Minister Con Hm Oba (Dr.) Fredrick E. Obateru Akinruntan Traditional Ruler Con Amb. Dan Suleiman Former Ambassador Con Olorogun Felix O. Ibru Business Man Con Chief Olusegun Oladipo Osunkeye Chairman, Nestle Plc Con Hon Justice Ali Umar Eri Former C.J. Kogi State/Dg National Judical Institute Con Hamidu Gambari Erubu Retired Civil Servant/ Prominet Educationist For Over 50 Years Con Justice Obande Festus Ogbuinya Justice Of The Court Of Appeal Con Chief John E. Kenneth Odigie Oyegun Fmr. Governor Con Chief Tom Ikimi Politician/Fmr. Minister Con Ahmad Rufa’i Sani Senator /Fmr. Governor Con Hrh Muhammodu Isa Muhammadu Traditional Ruler/Emir Of Jama’a Con Erelu Olusola I.A. Obada Former Deputy Governor/Former Minister Con Mr. Mutiu Olaniyi A. Sunmonu M.D. Spdc Con Hon. Justice P.D. Damulak Chief Judge, Plateau State Con Chief (Dr.) Michael Olawale Cole Former President, Nigerian Institute Of Management Con Chief (Dr.) Mrs. Onikepo Akande Former Minister Con Sen. Nkechi J. Nwaogu Senator Con Sen. Christopher Babajide Omoworare Senator Con Dame Virgy N. Etiaba Former Deputy / Acting Governor/Educationist Con Senator Iyiola Omisore Fmr. Senator/Fmr Deputy Governor Con Sen. Marafa Kabir Garba Senator Con Umar Ayinla Saro Businessman Con Funso K. Lawal, Oon Industrialist Con Chief (Dr.) Theodore Ahamefula Orji Governor Con Mallam Isa Yuguda Governor Con Barr. Sullivan Iheanacho Chime Governor Con Dr Olusegun Mimiko Governor Con Alhaji Sa’idu Usman Nasamu Dakingari Governor Con Da David Jonah Jang Governor Con Senator Ibikunle Amosun Governor Con Dr John Kayode Fayemi Governor Con Brig. Gen. Raji Rasaki (Rtd) Former Military Administrator Con Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau Hon. Minister Con Prof. Chinedu O. Nebo, Oon Hon. Minister Con Mrs. Sarah Reng Ochekpe Hon. Minister Con Arc. Mike Onolememen Hon. Minister Con Mr. Labaran Maku Hon. Minister Con Hajiya Zainab Maina, Mfr Hon. Minister Con Arc. Musa Mohammed Sada Hon. Minister Con Amb. Bashir Yuguda Hon. Minister Con Mr. Ezenwo Nyesom Wike Hon. Minister Con Senator Femi Okunronmu Senator Con Mr. Olatunde John Ayeni Chairman, Skye Bank Plc Con Mr. Godwin Emefiele Governor, Cbn Con Senator George Thompson Sikibo Jp Senator Con Major Gen. Suraj Alao Abdulrahman Force Commander, Liberia Armed Forces Con Dr. Abduallahi Umar Ganduje Deputy Governor, Kano State Ofr Amb. (Dr.) Martin Ihoeghian Uhomoibhi Permanent Secretary, Ministry Of Foreign Affairs Ofr Kobis Ari Thimnu Ssg, Adamawa Ofr Alh. Sahabi Isa Gada Ssg, Sokoto State Ofr Prof. Mkpa Agu Mkpa Ssg, Abia State Ofr Garvey Achen Yawa Ssg, Taraba State Ofr Hannatu Inti Ugah (Mrs) Head Of Service, Kaduna State Ofr Maj. Gen. Shehu Usman Abdulkadir Pioneer Force Commander, First African Union And Ecowas Peace Mission In Mali Ofr Bolaji Ayorinde, San Legal Practitioner Ofr Engr. (Chief) Amin Ibrahim Moussalli Group Managing Director Aim Group Ltd Ofr Chief Gafar Kayode Animasahun Group Managing Director Aim Group Ltd Ofr Pa. Michael Taiwo Akinkunmi Designer Of The National Flag Ofr Mike Agbedor Abu Ozekhome (San) Legal Practitioner Ofr Chief Simon Nsunndu Okeke Fmr. Chairman Police Service Commission Ofr Hrh. Abubakar Umar Suleiman Traditional Ruler Ofr Chief Victor Umeh Politician Ofr Alhaji Buhari Bala Former Minister Ofr Senator Umar Abubakar Argungu Senator Ofr Prof. Oloyede Is-Haq Olarewaju Former Vice Chancellor University Of Ilorin Ofr Dr. Gregory Ikechukwu Ibe Visitor Gregory University Ofr Chief Joe Kyari Gadzama, San, Mfr Legal Practitioner Ofr Sir Emmanuel N. Maduekwe Chairman First Tarzan Motors Ltd Ofr Chief Adenigba F. Fadahunsi Rtd Custom Officer Ofr Hrh. Prince Al Waleed Bin Talal Foreign Investor Ofr Jude Nnodum, San Legal Practitioner Ofr Dafe Akpedeye, San Legal Practitioner Ofr Dr. Igwe Aja-Nwachukwu Pro. Chancellor, Ebonyi State University Ofr Mr. Erico Monfrini Legal Practitioner Ofr Prof. Peter T. Akper, San Legal Practitioner Ofr Engr. Bekinbo R. Dagogo-Jack Chairman, Presidential Task Force On Power Ofr Amb. Godson Onyemachi Echegile Former Ambassador Ofr Prof. Williams Barnabas Qurix Vc, Kaduna State University Ofr Alahaji Sani Sidi D.G . National Emergency Management Agency (Nema) Ofr Sheikh Abdulhafeez Abou Religious Leader Ofr Brig. General Nnamdi Okorie Affia Former D.G. National Youth Service Corps Ofr Rt. Hon. Bathel Nnaeka Amadi Speaker, Pan African Parliament Ofr Dr. Alex C. Otti M.D. Diamond Bank Plc Ofr Engr. M. A. K. Abubakar, Mfr Deputy Chief Of Staff To The President Ofr Lt. Gen. Chikadibia Isaac Obiakor Chairman United Nations Board Of Inquiry In Abiyei Ofr Mr. Mike Omeri Agbo-Omeri Dg. National Orientation Agency Ofr Ukura Samuel Tyonongo, Fca Auditor General For The Federation Ofr Mr. Jonah Ogunniyi Otunla Accountant General Of Federation Ofr Bashorun Seinde Arogbofa Educationist/Author Ofr Mr. John Kennedy Opara Public Servant Ofr Dr. Valerie Azinge Secretary, National Conference Ofr Mr. David Shikfu Parradang Comptroller General Of Immigration Ofr Honourable Arua Arunsi Member, House Of Representative Ofr Prof. Bartholomew Okolo Former Vc, University Of Nigeria Nsukka Ofr Mrs. Catherine Uju Ifejika Managing Director, Britenia–U Nig. Ltd Ofr Faith Tuedor Mathews Group Managing Director/Ceo Mainstreet Bank Ofr Prof. Kimse Amaebi Biye Okoko Chairman, Committee Of Pro-Chancellors Ofr Prof. Epiphany Azinge Director-General, Nigerian Institute Of Advanced Legal Studies (Nials) Oon Dig Suleiman Dauda Fakai Dig Oon Atiku Yusuf Kafur Dig Oon Emmanuel Onyedikachi Udeoji Dig Oon Peter Yisa Gana Dig Oon Dig. Marvel Enajero Akpoyibo Dig Oon Abdel Rahman Olajide Akano Dig Oon Philemon Ibrahim Leha Dig Oon Jalal Ahmad Arabi State House Counsel Oon Hon. Justice Gabziu Ademola Bakre Rtd. Judge Oon Maj. Gen. Felix O. A. Iorshase (Rtd) Former Provost Marshal Nigeria Army Oon Adamu Muhammed Garin Gabas Permanent Secretary In Jigawa State Oon Chief (Dr.) Fabian Nwaora Business Man Oon Prof. Osita Ogbu Academician Oon Mr. Akinsanya Sunny Ajose Retired Head Of Service, Lagos State Oon Maj. Gen. Sunday Nlemchukwu Chikwe Former Goc 81 Division, Nigeria Army Oon Prof. Israel Olatunji Orubuloye Academician Oon Prof Andrew Jonathan Nok Academician Oon Prof. Cyprian Ogbonna Onyeji Vice Chancellor, Esut Oon Prof. Opeoluwa Oladeinde Adekunle Member Post Graduate Committee, Academic Health Service Computer Of Eastern Caps Oon Mr. Oscar Onyema Ceo, Nigerian Stock Exchange Oon Dr. Patrick I. Okpah Business Man Oon Amb. Aliyu Dala Hassan Diplomat Oon Folusho Olaniyan (Mrs) Managing Director, Utc Nig. Plc Oon Mohammed Sani Kallah Researcher Oon Otunba Theophilus Oluwole Akindele Engineer Oon Ben Murray – Bruce (Mr) Businessman Oon Hrm. Ovie Richard L. Ogbon Traditional Ruler Oon Sir Steve B. Omojafor Chairman Zenith Bank Plc Oon Mr. Chukwuemeka Godswill Onwuka Chairman Enterprise Bank Oon Alh. Suleiman Yahaya Chairman Nahco Oon Chief (Sir) Emmanuel Umeohia Ceo, Emabumeh And Sons Ltd Oon Abubakar Ladan Zaria Musician Oon Mr. Bernard O. N. Otti Ged Finance And Accounts Nnpc Oon Dr. Aminu Ladan Sharehu Dg/Ceo, National Teachers Institute Kaduna Oon Mr. Joseph Oluremi Akande Commissioner Fcsc, Abuja Oon Amb. Chukwudi N. Okafor Nigeria’s Ambassador To Thailand Oon Mr. Adeyemo M. Tunde Accomplished Civil Servant Oon Dr. Shehu Yahaya Executive Director African Development Bank (Adb) Oon Cecilia Akintomide Secretary, Adb Tunisia/ Ivory Coast Oon Mahmood Ahmadu Ceo. Ols Services Oo
n Dr. Ado Jimada Gana Muhammad Civil Servant Oon Dr. Abdullahi Y. Shehu Dg. Int. Govt. Action Against Money Laundring In West Africa Oon Amb. Bina Citip Selchum Diplomat Oon Amb. Esther Audu (Mrs) Nigeria’s High Commissioner To The Gambia Oon Manu Garba (Mfr) Chief Coach, Under 17 Football Team Oon Mrs. Beatrice E. Jedy-Agba Executive Secretary Naptip Oon Obong Michael A. Afangideh Entrepreneur/ Politician Oon His Eminence Ime A. Umoette Religious Leader Oon Hrm Offong (Eng) Effiong Robin Asabi Traditional Ruler Oon Alhaji Muhammadu Nadada Umar Former Director-General Smedan Oon Alhaji Gimba Ya’u Kumo Managing Director, Federal Mortgage Bank Of Nigeria Oon Boma Ozobia, Llm Former President Commonwealth Lawyers Association Oon Prof. Shehu Arabu Riskwa Former Vc, Usman Danfadio University, Sokoto Oon Dr. (Chief) David Ogba Onuoha Entrepreneur Oon Ibrahim Mohammed Mera Public Servant/Dcg Customs Oon Peter Dedevbo Coach Under 20 National Female Football Team Oon Dr. Akilu Ndabawa Secretary Presidential Advisory Committee On National Conference Oon Prof. Abdu Iganiyu Ambali Vc University Of Ilorin Oon Idris Abiodun Jawando Retired Director Engineering Civil And Sanitary Infrastructure Oon Stella Ugboma Prominent Lawyer, Fmr. President Of Fida Oon Mrs. Katherine Philip Adamu Chief Catering Officer, State House Mfr Hamalai Jummai Gwalem House Keeper, Presidential Wing, Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Mfr Mr. Felix Ikumapayi, Fdc Director, Directorate Of State Service (Dss) Mfr Olalekan Odugbemi, Fdc Director, Directorate Of State Service (Dss) Mfr Hon. Faruk Malami Yabo Hon. Commissioner In Sokoto State Mfr Hon. Gabriel Hamadama Hon. Commissioner, In Adamawa State Mfr Elder (Dr,) Mrs. Hannah Odepo-Yama Retired Secondary School Principal Mfr Mr. Knut Ulvmoen Executive Director, Dangote Group Mfr Eng. Yuval Levy Gm. Scc Nigeria Ltd. Mfr Hajiya Zainab Abu Bello Educationist Mfr Alh. Kabir Alkali Muhammed Accountant Mfr Prof. Hafez Abubakar Educationist Mfr Doukpola Francis Amaebi Banker Mfr Alh. Nuhu Abdulkadir Traditional Ruler Mfr Mr. N. G. Patel Industrialist Mfr Amb. Adamu Saidu Daura Politician Mfr Chief (Mrs.) Leila Euphemia Apinke Fowler Legal Practitioner Mfr Kenneth Emeka Nwabueze (Engr.) Consultant Mfr Barr. Joel Sabo Aninge Traditional Ruler Mfr Blessing Okagbare Athlete, Gold Medallist 2014 Commonwealth Games Mfr Bishop Dr. (Mrs.) Ireyeesoriseone Akumagba Clergy Mfr Chhief (Dr.) Christian Obidinna Ogedazi, Bl Legal Practitioner Mfr Idris Ibrahim Ginsau Director In Jigawa State Civil Service Mfr Chief (Mrs.) Doherty Bolajoko Bimbola Educationist Mfr Mr. Udeme Onofiok Ufot Businessman Mfr Prof. Oluwole Daniel Makinde Scientist Mfr Mrs. Maiden Ibru Publisher Guardian News Paper Mfr Mr. Imeh Usuah Taxi Driver Mfr Dr. Joe Okei-Odumakin Human Right Activist Mfr Prof. Niyi Akinnaso Lecturer Mfr Alh. Ahmad Badamasuiy Retired Civil Servant Mfr Chief (Dr.) Murtala Adebayo Legal Practitioner Mfr Prof. Kevin Michael Ogon Etta Educationist Mfr Rt. Hon. Atoza Ihindan Politician Mfr Adedapo Oluseun Abiodun Akande Business Executive Mfr Mr. Ebere Young Acharaike Media Consultant Mfr Chief (Mrs.) Moji Makanjuola Journalist Mfr Elder Urum Kalu Eke Executive Director, Public Sector, First Banks Plc Mfr Muhammad Babandede Deputy Comptroller General Of Immigration Mfr Davou Timothy Pwajok Executive Chairman Of Afrimines Ltd Mfr Hrh. Haruna Tanko Jibrin Kuje Traditional Ruler Mfr Hrh. Alh. Hassan Attahiru Bungugu Traditional Ruler Mfr Emmanuel Amuneke Assistant Coach, Under 17 Football Team Mfr Nduka Ugbade Assistant Coach, Under 17 Football Team Mfr Emeka Amadi Goalkeeper Trainer Mfr Mr. Engeniusz Lac Howski Chauffer, Nigeria High Commission, Canada Mfr Patience Okaeme Captain, Under 20 National Female Football Team Mfr Chief Mrs. Nkechi Okemini Mba National President, National Council Of Women Societies Mfr Hajia Ramatu Bala Usman Former National President, National Council Of Women Societies Mfr Mr. Kenneth Nnebue Actor Mfr Omotola Jalade Ekeinde Film Maker /Actress Mfr Ajoke Sylva Jacobs Actress Mfr Nnimmo Bassey Environmental Rights Activist Mfr Chief Oladeji Fasuan Retired Permanent Secretary Mon Se-Alabo (Amb) Dagogo Claude-Wilcox Fmr. Ambassador Mon Abraham Ndana Yisa Legal Practitioner Mon Hassan Muhammad Liman Esq, San Legal Practitioner Mon Chief (Dr.) Sylvanus O. Ebigwei Medical Doctor Mon Salihu Sintalma Abubakar Public Servant Mon Aliyu Omar Civil Servant Mon Hrm. Oba Jacob Olufemi Omolade Jp Traditional Ruler Mon Hrh. Ezekwo Samuel Chartered Accountant Mon Onuh Isaac Michael Head, Presidential Stewards Mon Ado Ahmad G. Dabino Public Servant Mon Cpl. Solomon Dauda Traffic Warden Mon Mrs.Mairo I. London Educationist Mon Odo Claire Kalango Administrator Mon Dr. Nathaniel Chidi Nwaneri Accomplished Teacher Mon Oba Michael Adesina Traditional Ruler Mon Alh. Shitu Muhammed Business Man Mon Yusuf Kunle Politician/Youth Mobilizer Mon Egbaiyelo Temitayo Team Secretary, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Ayodeji Olarinoye Team Doctor, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Gabriel Oyenuga Team Physiotherapist, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Morakinyo Abodunrin Team Media Officer, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Suleiman Abubakar Team Coordinator, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Mohammed Kafa Equipment Manager, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Musa Muhammed Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Sunday Alampasu Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Abdulazeez Abubakar Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Uzoho Odinaka Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Zaharadeen Bello Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Aliu Abubakar Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Obasi Chigozie Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Musa Yahaya Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Samuel Godwin Okon Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Chidiebere Nwakali Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Akinjide Idowu Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Salihu A. Baba Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Godwin Saviour Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Alfa Abdullahi Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Makanjuola Habeeb Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Chidera Ezeh Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Success Isaac Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Kelechi Iheanacho Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Awoniyi Taiwo Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Dennis Okon Nya Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Japhet Raymond Player, 2013 National Under 17 Football Team Mon Prof. Alashile Abimiku Educationist Mon Asisat Oshoala Highest Goal Scorer, 2014 Under 20 Fifa Female Football Competition Mon Aminat Adeniyi Gold Medallist 2014 Commonwealth Games Mon Abdulazeez Ibrahim Gold Medallist 2014 Commonwealth Games Mon Ese Brume Gold Medallist 2014 Commonwealth Games Mon Loveline Obiji Gold Medallist 2014 Commonwealth Games Mon Maryam Usman Gold Medallist 2014 Commonwealth Games Mon Oduayo Adekuoroye Gold Medallist 2014 Commonwealth Games Mon Oluwatoyin Adesanmi Gold Medallist 2014 Commonwealth Games Mon Paul Kehinde Gold Medallist 2014 Commonwealth Games Mon Adekoya Jamiu Police Inspector Frm I Sgt. Jafaru Wadzani Police Officer Frm Ii
Attendance at the investiture, the statement said, is strictly by invitation.
The Accreditation Of All Award Recipients And The Media Will Be Done From Friday 26th To Sunday 28th September, 2014 At Agura Hotel Abuja, Beginning 8.00 A.M. To 8.00 P.M. Daily.
Culled from ABUJA MEDIA