Yesterday at the NAF Conference Center, Abuja, it was a night of glitz and glamour as the “Who is Who” in Nigeria gathered for a prestigious and colourful award Night; The Peace International Achievers Award, 2020.
Our own High Chief Higgins Oko Peters, a successful businessman, philanthropist and illustrious son of Yala was a recipient of the high profile award. He was decorated as the “Peace Ambassador” of the year at the 9th edition.
High Chief Higgins has more than 30 years of cognate and public relations experience in government, corporate and nonprofit work. He currently sits as the Chief Executive Officer/Chairman of OPAL Networks Ltd. OPAL is a team of highly trained, driven professionals united in the goal of supporting businesses to attain its goals, incorporating today’s fresh technologies with efforts for a diverse worldwide audience.
Among many accomplishments, Higgins was recognized for his consistent dynamic, passionate and people oriented peace Initiatives for a “better organised and more peaceful world”. This was greeted with a thunderous enthusiasm. That response alone proves how well-deserved of the personality of the awardee. He is a rare gem who has impacted and imparted several life’s positively; with so much capacity and leadership acumen.
At the event with High Chief Higgins was his dear wife, Chief Mrs Julia Omada Higgins-Peters, Abuja’s foremost female entrepreneur who is the Managing Director and Creative Director of Diosa Virtuosa Luxxury Fashion Brand, Chief Barr. Chris Agara, Chief E.J Williams, Vice President of Ship Owners Association of Nigeria, Barr & Mrs Godwin Offiono, Chief Paul Santus, CEO Ogoja Rice, Comrade Michael Sunday Emaluji Comrade Ipuole Patrick Adoga, Mr. Daniel Riwo , Okwori Mary Amicable, Emmanuel Owoya Ekpo, Comrade Francis Finian Offionor, my humble self and other distinguished personalities.
Congratulations High Chief!