Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, the Fellow British Computer Society received an award as the “ICT Promoter of the Year” in London by The Nigerian, the accolade is in recognition of Pantami’s positive contributions to the ICT revolution in Nigeria, youth empowerment & good governance.
Other distinguished Nigerians who were honoured, amongst whom are; The Executive Governor of Plateau State as “Best Governor of the Year, The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachiku as Minister of the Year, Dr. Isa Pantami as ICT Promoter of the Year, Dangote Group of Companies won Most Outstanding Brand of the Year and Senator Hope Uzodimma, the Most Outstanding Parliamentarian of the Year.
The occasion featured paper presentation on titled “Oil, Terrorism and Globalization: Security Challenges to the Capitalization of Nigeria’s Natural Resource Market” by Elizabeth Robertson and David Fault of Preventive Diplomacy.
Those at the award ceremony include the Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, representative of the Executive Governor of Plateau State Dr. Gabriel Longpet, the Chairman, Plateau State Association Charity Committee in the United Kingdom, Dr. Isa Pantami, Director General NITDA and Major General Chris Jemitola, as well as senior military officers Nigerians from various walks of life based in London, intellectuals and media executives.
It will be recalled that the Chief of Army Staff was on Thursday 24th August 2017 awarded the Nigerian Institute of Management’s “Presidential Award for Excellence” in Lagos.