Leadership (Abuja)

10 September 2012

Nigeria: Adenuga, Four Govs, Others Make 2012 National Honours List

The 2012 National Honours Award list released yesterday was topped by Dr. Mike Adenuga, Chairman/CEO Globacom Nigeria Limited, who got the Grand Commander of the Order of the Niger (GCON).

A statement from the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) stated that the investiture will hold on Monday, September 17, 2012 at the International Conference Centre, Abuja.

A total of 149 Nigerias bagged the awards, including six Justices of the Supreme Court and the Inspector General of Police M.D. Abubakar honoured with the Commander of the Federal Republic (CFR).

Four governors, Gabriel Suswam (Benue), Emmanuel Uduagham (Delta), Martin Elechi (Ebonyi) and Danbaba Suntai (Taraba) and seven senators bagged the CON honours along with the agriculture and FCT ministers Dr Akinwumi Adesina and Senator Bala Muhammad. Also, four members of the House of Representatives got the OFR award.

Also in the list are the DG, NAFDAC, Paul Orhii; Vice Chancellor Bayero University Kano, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed; Clerk, National Assembly, Alhaji Salisu Maikasuwa; Chairman, Labour Party, Dan Nwanyanwu, African Liberation Party counterpart, Emmanuel Okereke, and businessmen Muhammed Indimi and Uchechukwu S. Ogah.

S/NO

NAMES

STATUS

CLASS OF MEDAL

1

DR. MIKE ADENUGA, CON

CHAIRMAN/CEO, GLOBACOM NIG LTD)

GCON

2

HON. JUSTICE MAHMUD MOHAMMED

SUPREME COURT JUDGE

CFR

3

HON. JUSTICE WALTER S. NKANU ONNOGHEN

SUPREME COURT JUDGE

CFR

4

HON. JUSTICE SULEIMAN GALADIMA

SUPREME COURT JUDGE

CFR

5

HON. JUSTICE BODE RHODES-VIVOUR

SUPREME COURT JUDGE

CFR

6

HON. JUSTICE NWALI SYLVESTER NGWUTA

SUPREME COURT JUDGE

CFR

7

HON. JUSTICE MARY UKAEGO ODILI

SUPREME COURT JUDGE

CFR

8

HON. JUSTICE ANDREWS OTUTU OBASEKI (RTD)

RETIRED SUPREME COURT JUDGE

CFR

9

HON. JUSTICE KAYODE ESO (RTD)

RETIRED SUPREME COURT JUDGE

CFR

10

M. D. ABUBAKAR

INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE

CFR

11

BRIG. GENERAL MOBOLAJI JOHNSON

FIRST GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE

CFR

12

CHIEF GABRIEL OSAWARU IGBINEDION, CON

BUSINESS MAN/PHILANTHROPIST

CFR

13

RT. HON. GABRIEL SUSWAM

GOVERNOR OF BENUE STATE

CON

14

DR. EMMANUEL UDUAGHAN

GOVERNOR OF DELTA STATE

CON

15

CHIEF MARTIN ELECHI

GOVERNOR OF EBONYI STATE

CON

16

ALH. DANBABA DANFULANI SUNTAI

GOVERNOR OF TARABA STATE

CON

17

ALH. AHMED MUAZU

FORMER GOVERNOR OF BAUCHI STATE

CON

18

SEN. VICTOR NDOMA-EGBA, OFR, SAN

SENATOR

CON

19

SEN. ABDUL AHMED NINGI, OON

SENATOR

CON

20

SEN. AYOGU EZE

SENATOR

CON

21

SEN. ZAINAB ABDULKADIR KURE

SENATOR

CON

22

SEN. AHMAD IBRAHIM LAWAN

SENATOR

CON

23

SEN. UMARU IBRAHIM TSAURI

SENATOR

CON

24

SEN. EMMANUEL BWACHA

SENATOR

CON

25

SENATOR BALA MOHAMMED

MINISTER OF FCT

CON

26

SEN. HAMISU MUSA

FORMER SENATOR/MINISTER

CON

27

SEN. BELLO JIBRIN GADA

FORMER MINISTER

CON

28

AMB. (SEN.) ADAMU AJUJI WAZIRI

FORMER SENATOR/AMB.

CON

29

SEN. EMMANUEL AZU AGBOTI

POLITICIAN

CON

30

SEN.MIKE AJAEGBO

EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN MINAJ GROUP

CON

31

DR. AKIN ADESINA

MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE

CON

32

HAJIYA INA CIROMA

FORMER MINISTER OF WOMEN AFFAIRS

CON

33

ALH. KAWU BARAJE

FORMER ACTING NATIONAL CHAIRMAN OF PDP

CON

34

PROF. STEPHEN DEBO ADEYEMI

BUSINESS MAN/FORMER MINISTER OF HEALTH

CON

35

MR. TONY ELUMELU, MFR

ACCOMPLISHED BANKER

CON

36

DR. COSMAS MADUABUCHUKWU MADUKA

BUSINESS MAN

CON

37

MR CLETUS IBETO

BUSINESSMAN

CON

38

HON. MULIKAT AKANDE

MEMBER HOUSE OF REP.

OFR

39

HON. SULAIMAN KAWU

MEMBER HOUSE OF REP.

OFR

40

HON. HALIMS AGADA

MEMBER HOUSE OF REP.

OFR

41

HON. BASHIR ADAMU

MEMBER HOUSE OF REP.

OFR

42

CHIEF ANTONY ANI

FORMER MINISTER OF FINANCE

OFR

43

JUSTICE N. O. ADEKOLA (RTD)

FORMER C. J. OF OYO STATE

OFR

44

MRS. SARAH ADEBISI SOSAN

FORMER DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE

OFR

45

ENGR. EMEKA EZE

DIRECTOR GENERAL BUREAU FOR PUBLIC PROCUREMENT

OFR

46

OLUWOLE OLANIPEKUN, SAN

LEGAL PRACTITIONER

OFR

47

ALEX A. IZINYON, SAN

LEGAL PRACTITIONER

OFR

48

GODWIN JEDDY AGBA

PUBLIC SERVANT

OFR

49

O. OMONUWA, SAN

LEGAL PRACTITIONER

OFR

50

DR. PATRICK DELE COLE

FORMER AMBASSADOR (DIPLOMAT)

OFR

51

H.E. ALHAJI SANI ABUBAKAR DANLADI

DEPUTY GOVERNOR TARABA STATE

OFR

52

DR. IFEANYI OKOYE ERIC, mni

CHAIRMAN/CEO OFJUHEL COMPANY

OFR

53

BARR. DAN NWANYANWU, mni

NATIONAL CHAIRMAN, LABOUR PARTY

OFR

54

JOHN GOZEN GOBAK

FORMER SSG, PLATEAU STATE

OFR

55

DR. AMBROSIE BRYANT CHUKWUELOKA ORJIAKO

EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN OF SEPLAT PETROLEUM DEVELOPMENT CO. LTD

OFR

56

ALH. MOH'D SANI ALIYU AUGIE

COMMUNITY LEADER

OFR

57

ALHAJI IBRAHIM K. ALIYU mni

COMMUNITY LEADER/POLITICIAN

OFR

58

ALH. MUHAMMADU INDIMI

BUSINESS MAN

OFR

59

DR. EMMANUEL SAMSON MIRI

COUNTRY REP. CARTER CENTRE

OFR

60

ALHAJI BASHARI AMINU

DIRECTOR, G. CAPPA PLC

OFR

61

ALH. ADAMU ALIYU

DIPLOMAT

OFR

62

ENGR. (MRS.) ESTHER GONDA

PERMANENT SECRETARY

OON

63

DR. EMMANUEL OKEREKE

CHAIRMAN, AFRICAN LIBERATION PARTY (ALP)

OON

64

ENGR. BALA NA'ADE ADAMU

CONSULTANCY SERVICES

OON

65

LT. COL. SHEHU IBRAHIM (RTD)

SECRETARY BOARD OF TRUSTEES(I CARE WOMEN AND YOUTH)

OON

66

HABIB BABA HABU

CONSUL GENERAL OF NIGERIA TO NEW YORK

OON

67

HAJIA MUHEEBA DANKAKA

CEO, FARIDA BUSINESS VENTURE LIMITED

OON

68

UCHECHUKWU S. OGAH

BUSINESS MAN

OON

69

ALHAJI SALISU MAIKASUWA

CLERK TO THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

OON

70

OTHMAN BABAYOLA MOHAMMED

ADAMAWA STATE HOS

OON

71

ALH. YAKUBU MUHAMMED

RETIRED CIVIL SERVANT

OON

72

DR ADESEGUN AKIN-OLUGBADE

CONSULTANT (BANKING & FINANCE)

OON

73

CHIEF ALEXANDER CHIKA OKAFOR

BUSINESS MAN

OON

74

PROF. CYPRIAN OKECHUKWU OKONKWO (SAN)

COMMISSIONER NIGERIA LAW REFORM COMMISSION

OON

75

DR. NIMOTA NIHINLOLA AKANBI

DIPLOMAT

OON

76

DR. TAHIR MAMMAN

DG. COUNCIL OF LEGAL EDU.

OON

77

MAJ. GEN. A. A. OLANIYI

NIG. ARMY (MAJ. GENERAL)

OON

78

AVM. TOMBOIYI DICK IRUENABERE

NIG. AIR FORCE (AIR VICE MARSHAL)

OON

79

REAR ADMIRAL EMERAKU IJIOMA

NIG NAVY (REAR ADMIRAL)

OON

80

PROF. CHARITY ASHIMEM ANGYA

ACADEMICIAN

OON

81

PROF. OLUFUNMILAYO FALUSI OLOPADE

ACADEMICIAN

OON

82

ALHAJI MOHAMMED KABIR AHMED

DG PENCOM

OON

83

HON. MUSA IBRAHIM AHMADU

FORMER MEMBER, HOUSE OF REP.

OON

84

ALHAJI MAHMOUD LAI ALABI

ACCOMPLISHED BANKER

OON

85

MRS. MARY GALADIMA

EDUCATIONIST

OON

86

PROF. (MRS.) ADENIKE ABIOSE

ACADEMICIAN

OON

87

MR. PIUS J. MAJOR

FORMER PERMANENT SECRETARY

OON

88

AMB.S. O. WILLOUGHBY

FORMER PERMANENT SECRETARY

OON

89

DR. PAUL BOTWEV ORHII

DG. NAFDAC

OON

90

MABEL ALABA AMONI-OKWUONU

PUBLIC SERVANT

OON

91

INYANG, SAMUEL EDWARD (MR)

FORMER EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, SHELL, BP & NDDC

OON

92

BRIG. GEN. ANTHONY DANIEL ETUKUDO (RTD)

FORMER CEO STANDARD ORGANISATION OF NIGERIA

OON

93

MR. TIJANI YUSUF

STATE HOUSE OFFICER

OON

94

MR. MATTHEW OSAYABA AIKHIONBARE

SENIOR SPECIAL ASSISTANT TO THE PRESIDENT(ADMIN)

OON

95

ENGR. CHIEF JAMES BUKOHWO ERHUERO

FORMER HOS/SSG OF DELTA STATE

OON

96

MRS. SARAH ALADE

DEPUTY GOVERNOR (CBN)

OON

97

SULEIMAN BARAU

DEPUTY GOVERNOR (CBN)

OON

98

DR. KINGSLEY BOSAH CHIEDU MOGHALU

DEPUTY GOVERNOR (CBN)

OON

99

MR. ABU KAROFI

RENOWNED GEOLOGIST

OON

100

TECO BENSON

ARTIST

MFR

101

PROF.ABUBAKAR ADAMU RASHEED

ACADEMICIAN

MFR

102

ARCH. (CHIEF) DANIEL NWABUEZE DENNE NWANKWO

ARCHITECT

MFR

103

HRH. IGWE PETER CHUKWUMA EZENWA

TRADITIONAL RULER

MFR

104

HIS LORDSHIP, BISHOP MICHAEL CHUKWUNWEIKE OKONKWO

RELIGIOUS LEADER

MFR

105

RT.REV. GODFREY ANAYO CHUKWU AGUPUSI

RELIGIOUS LEADER

MFR

106

HRH. EDUN AKENZUA

TRADITIONAL RULER

MFR

107

HIS LORDSHIP, BISHOP PETER IMASUEN

RELIGIOUS LEADER

MFR

108

HRH. EZEUDO ABEL NWOBODO

TRADITIONAL RULER

MFR

109

PRINCE EZE MADUMERE

PUBLIC SERVANT

MFR

110

HAJIA DIJE BALA JIBRIN

EDUCATIONIST

MFR

111

HRM. OBA DR. VICTOR ADEMEFUN ADESIMBO KILADEJO

TRADITIONAL RULER

MFR

112

DR. ADEGOKE OLAOYE JACOB

PUBLIC SERVANT

MFR

113

HRM. OBA RAUF OLAYIWOLA OLAWALE

TRADITIONAL RULER

MFR

114

BITRUS PAM KIM

PUBLIC SERVANT

MFR

115

HON. (CHIEF) GODSPOWER UMEJURU AKE

POLITICIAN

MFR

116

DIG. AUDU ABUBAKAR, NPM (RTD)

DIG (RTD)

MFR

117

HRH. ALHAJI ADAMU ABARA GUMMI

TRADITIONAL RULER

MFR

118

ALHAJI UMAR AHMAD USMAN DAN ALI B/MAGAJI

TRADITIONAL RULER

MFR

119

PEACE ANYIAM OSIGWE

ARTIST

MFR

120

HRM ANSELM ODALOIGHE EDENOJIE II, JP (THE OJUROMI OF UROMI)

TRADITIONAL RULER

MFR

121

CHIEF DAVID NNOCHIRONYE ONYENWEAKU

RENOWNED FARMER

MFR

122

ARCH HARCOURT ADUKEH

ARCHITECT

MFR

123

CHIEF JOSHUA FUMUDOH

INDUSTRIALIST

MFR

124

OKECHUKWU NWADIUTO EMUCHAY

CONSUL-GENERAL, SOUTH AFRICA

MFR

125

CHIEF (DR) MICHAEL OLAWALE COLE, FNIM

PRESIDENT NIM

MFR

126

MUHAMMAD TAHIR ZAKARI

CIVIL SERVANT

MFR

127

BASORUN DOJA ADEWOLU

SEASONED ADMINISTRATOR

MFR

128

AUTA MAMMAN BUSA

COMMUNITY LEADER/POLITICIAN

MFR

129

HRM OBA KEHINDE GBADEWOLE OLUGBENLE

TRANDITIONAL RULER

MFR

130

ALHAJI ALHASSAN SULE GWAGWA

POLITICIAN

MFR

131

HON. ZEPHANIA B. JISALO

COMMUNITY LEADER/POLITICIAN

MFR

132

ALHAJI MOHAMMED ADAM

POLITICIAN

MFR

133

ALHAJI MUHAMMED BABA ABOKI

COMMUNITY LEADER/ PHILANTROPHIST

MFR

134

MOST REV. BISHOP CALLISTUS V.C. ONAGA

RELIGIOUS LEADER/ PHILANTROPHIST

MFR

135

ARCH. FERDINARD NWABUEZE AGU

ARCHITECT

MFR

136

MR. JELANI ALIYU

DESIGNER WORLD FIRST ELECTRICAL

MFR

137

LT. COL. M. A. SULEIMAN

NIGERIAN ARMY

MFR

138

ALH. YAKUBU HARUNA

POLITICIAN

MON

139

DR. USMAN ABDULKADIR MAIDUGU

TRADITIONAL RULER

MON

140

HAJIA MUSLIMAH KAMALDEEN

RETIRED CIVIL SERVANT

MON

141

ELDER EVANG SAMUEL MADUKA ONYISHI

CHAIRMAN/CEO, PEACE MASS TRANSIT NIGERIA LTD/PHILANTROPHIST

MON

142

ALHAJI IBRAHIM BUBA VOKNA

FORMER ACCOUNTANT GENERAL ADAMAWA STATE

MON

143

ELDER CYRIL CHUKWUDI NGEMEGWAI

EDUCATIONIST

MON

144

ADO HUSSAINI

PUBLIC SERVANT

MON

145

ABDULKADIR JIBRILU

COMMUNITY LEADER

MON

146

IGWE CHRIS OGAKWU

TRADITIONAL RULER

MON

147

AHMED ABDULLAHI

PUBLIC SERVANT

MON

148

LAWRENCE AYINDE OSAYEMI

MAN

MON

149

CHIEF (MRS.) OBALEYE OLAYINKA

BUSINESS WOMAN

MON

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