The much anticipated award ceremony, Akungba Choice Awards has announced that the award event will hold October 8, 2021 at the Olusegun Obasanjo Multipurpose Hall in AAUA.
The award ceremony organized by JAI BRAND, a brand created by an Alumnus of the department of educational management, Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko is aimed at recognizing and rewarding individuals; students, lecturers, indigenes, political leaders, brands and organizations for the positive impacts they have made towards the development of the community and the institution of higher learning therein.
John Afolex, the event manager in a media chat with AAUA INSIDER disclosed that Akungba Choice Awards is aimed at rewarding individuals who have shown exemplary characters and also that the event would be a unique one.
“The award ceremony which happens to be the first of it’s kind is aimed at rewarding people both indigenes and non indigenes, students, lecturers, political leaders, brands and organizations who are operating withing Akungba.
“The award which is a merit award has an 100 categories of individuals and business brands and will be hosted at the Olusegun Obasanjo Multipurpose Hall, AAUA.
“The event is going to be distinct and unique because over a thousand persons are proposed to attend and all of them will put on the same kind of dress. It is going to be entertaining and at the same time educative, inspiring, and also, for promotions we’ve got various media teams within and outside the campus to cover and promote the event.”
Speaking about the nomination and the voting style, he said, “The nomination was made public, online. People were allowed to nominate their preferred individuals and also they were allowed to vote for their preferred individuals. The voting process closed yesterday.”
When asked about other provisions for awardees and the people nominated, they are partners and sponsors, and if ticketing is introduced, he said, “There are other benefits attached to the awards, affordable tickets are introduced and also, our sponsors are: Rayen Fashion, Fayos Store, Tee Top among others.”
Akungba Choice Awards, which is aimed to encourage and reward good people is a welcome development, we would keep you in the loop as you anticipate the event.