Nigeria postpones 60th Jubilee Awards


The Nigerian Government has postponed the 60th Jubilee Special Award ceremony, scheduled earlier to hold on September 3.

This recent development was disclosed by Chief Adeniyi Adebayo, the Minister for Industry, Trade and Investment, in a statement by his Special Assistant on Media, Mr Ifedayo Sayo, in Abuja.

Adebayo explained that the award ceremony was planned as part of the Jubilee celebrations of Nigeria’s Independence to honour 60 notable Nigerians, who had made immense contributions to the nation’s growth.

The minister regretted any inconveniences the postponement might have caused stakeholders and the general public.

However, he affirmed that a new date would be communicated in due course.