In this the report, Olusegun Ariyo write on how leadership heights are being moulded through Award Recognition from Africa Leadership Award for selflessness, Abilities and impacts coming with remarkable Achievements that encourages rewards.
Leadership cannot exist if there is no organisation or society, the export for good interactions among social groups can be said to be another germane means of articulating with the people and its ultimate is to see to the welfare and needs of peoples through many aspects of responsible leadership disposition.
Leadership also has something to do with planning, organising, directing, and forecasting. Experts also agree every role played through leadership comes with accomplishments of certain goals coming with the ability to influence in other to achieve the goals desired.
Everything that needs efforts and that which comes with desired objectives must certainly come with a reward. This accordingly remains a key point of motivating effort that leads to desirable goals.
Abilities and impacts coming with remarkable achievements are some worth rear to come by hence its significance and that which come with rewards.
This was one of the significant features of Africa Leadership Award held on 7th of February 2020 at the premier hotel in Ibadan where notable Nigerians including this writer got recognized because of its height in leadership and development in Nigeria.
Africa Leadership Award according to its convener, Mr Oladeinde Adekunle, is another means of distinguishing African leaders, outstanding men of influence, African giants, political heavyweights and mentors.
Oladehide in his welcome address said the Award is the first of its kind in Africa in celebrating African leaders and setting the historical pace for the entire world to follow.
He said Africa leadership of Award is an initiative of rebranding leadership of Africa initiatives.
“Do not follow where your path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail”, ‘this was a quote from Ralph Waldo Emerson which the convener, oladehinde used urging Africans to leave a trail everywhere they find their selves in positions of leadership.
Continuing, oladehinde told participants that they are part of history today as precedence is being set.
He words: “Posterity shall speak for us all today and when we all are gone as we celebrate innovations, creativity, excellence, outstanding feats, achievers and their achievements, values and virtues as we are going to impress upon the next generation a path that will lead them to achieve greater feats than this”.
The event saw participants from across African continent that serve as both Awardees and representatives from different works of life. Nigeria’s Human Right Crusader and winner of United States Secretary of State for Woman of courage Award, Dr Okei Odumakin was part of the awardees.
Other Awardees includes Dr Fatai Babatunde Onaeko, Adeniyi Rasaq Saliu, Engr Marius Mahougnon Ahonon, Samuelle ZG Dimairho, Prophet Djibril Adjaho,Oyebanji Oluranti Olaide, Pastor Christophe V Dewanou, Alson Bhebe, Onibon Nosiru, Abimbola Alagbe, Alhaji Saliu Ishaq, Otunba Wasiu Jayeola Taiwo and others.