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Obi Cubana, Toyin Abraham, others awarded at ACIS award

By Guardian Nigeria
06 November 2022   |   3:41 pm
Various people have been awarded for their contribution to the African community in Canada and also for their outstanding performances in their various fields of endeavours at the just concluded Africa Canada investment Summit (ACIS) in Toronto Canada.   Convener, ACIS, Naomi Sigismund disclosed that the award was to honour deserving personalities in Nigeria, Africa…

Various people have been awarded for their contribution to the African community in Canada and also for their outstanding performances in their various fields of endeavours at the just concluded Africa Canada investment Summit (ACIS) in Toronto Canada.
 
Convener, ACIS, Naomi Sigismund disclosed that the award was to honour deserving personalities in Nigeria, Africa and also Canada.

“The Award ceremony is the climax of the summit as we have businessmen from across Nigeria, Ghana the African continent grace the summit where various opportunities for investment were discussed. The Investment summit is a way to harness the African environment of a symbiotic relationship that can strengthen trade and commerce also a cultural exchange with Canada. The award ceremony is also an Avenue to Honour those who have played a pivotal role in their various field to ensure Africa is placed on a world map,” she said.

The Award ceremony, which  held at the Grand Victorian convention centre in Toronto, Canada, was hosted by Nollywood actress and producer Toyin Abraham was the host of the night who made guest laugh their ribs out as she displayed her dexterity as an event host. The Convener of the award was also surprised by friends who took out time to throw a surprise birthday for her on the day of the award.

Some of the categories and awardees were: Most Supportive Personality, Honourable Jim Karygiannis; Outstanding Business Personality, Michael Ologun; Business Personality of the year, Founder, Enny Afro Supermarket, Eniola Bayewunmi; Entrepreneur of the Year, Obi Cubana Iyiegbu; African Ambassador of the year, Mayor Patrick Brown; Outstanding Businessman of the year, Adetola Emmanuelking; Entrepreneurial Icon of the year, Prince Dele Akinola; Most industrious businessman of the year, Dr Taiwo Afolabi; Most Entertaining Female Actress, Toyin Abraham among others.