Voting for Plateau Man of The Year Awards, 2019 , has begun for the various categories including Media awards.
The Theme of the 5th edition of the award is “Partnership for Sustainable Socio-Economic Progress”.
A statement signed by Amb.Cletus Akhimien, the Convener and Executive Director of the organising company, said that the 5th Edition would offer a lot to the society having greatly improved on how to make the event more colourful.
“As organisers of Plateau Man of the Year Awards, we wish to call for Nomination and Voting from the general public for the 5th edition of the awards.
“Plateau Man of the Year Awards centrally boarder on appreciating diversity and critically analysing issues of enduring significance.
“It is geared toward recognising and celebrating distinctive individuals and institutions that are contributing to the advancement of Plateau, and are making impact across the State and Nigeria.
“The Award giving event also serves as a platform to recognise and celebrate talents, icons, captain of industries, technocrats and those making Plateau proud in various human endeavours.
“This is to awaken patriotism and spur people to do more in terms of service to humanity and societal transformation, ” the convener said.
According to him, nominations into different categories of the 5th Edition of Plateau Man of the Year Awards opened on Dec. 2,, while voting ends on Jan. 2, 2020.
He said that plans were at advanced stage to ensure a smooth and successful event, which would showcase paper presentation, unveiling a special edition of Eminence Magazine, musical entertainment, unparalleled networking and lots more.
Some of the patriotic Nigerians who have been recipients of the award includes: Amb. Yahaya Kwande, Winner Plateau Man of the Year 1st Edition, Rt. Hon. Simon Bako Lalong, Winner Plateau Man of the Year 2nd Edition.
Others include: Dame Pauline Tallen, winner 3rd Edition and Hon. Chris Kwaja, PhD., winner Plateau Man of the Year 4th Edition.
With the stage set for the award, residents of Plateau and Nigerians in general are looking forward to seeing those to be nominated and who would emerge Plateau Man of the Year in this 5th Edition.