The Silverbird Man of the Year awards took place on Sunday night, 24th April 2016 at convention centre Eko hotel and suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Former Governor of Lagos state and National leader of the All Progressive Congress, Bola Ahmed Tinubu received the ‘Extraordinary Man of the Year 2015’ award as he was nominated alongside the first chartered accountant in Nigeria, Chief Akintola Williams.
Celebrities and socialites in attendance includes Florence Ita Giwa, Aba Folawiyo, Senator Ben Murray Bruce, Nuhu Ribadu, Opral Benson, Destiny Amaka, Unoaku Anyadike and many more.
Calabar born award-winning ace broadcaster Wofai Samuel alongside Nigerian Tourism Development Board Boss, Sally Mbanefo, were called up stage to receive an Award on-behalf of Nigeria’s renowned novelist Chimamanda Adichie, who was unavoidably absent.
These radiant ladies were indeed humbled by the opportunity of sharing and speaking on same stage with these impeccable political figures who have made history in Nigeria.