One of Cross River leading contemporary fashion and branding entrepreneur, Joseph Edet popularly known as La’Shakara is among 50 young people identified to have the potential of leading Cross River State and Nigeria.
This was made known by the Project Director of Cross River at 50, Mr. Kammonke Abam while releasing the final list of nominees who made the list.
The 50 young leaders were selected from hundreds of nominees in a rigorous exercise through wide consultation with critical stakeholders that work with young segment of the population, like the CBN EDC project, professional associations and churches.
The book, “Future Leaders: Young People to Watch” is a biographical compendium of young men and women not more than 35 years who are excelling in their careers and have strong potential to form the crux of future leaders in the state.
The compendium would be made public May 25, 2017 as part of the grand finale of the celebrations of Cross River at 50 at the Transcorp Hotel by 11am.
The event which will attract the creme la de creme of society will also feature the Legacy Awards to deserving individuals and corporate organizations who have bequeathed legacies