The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba (Dr.) Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi Ilufemiloye Telu I, has emerged as the 2016 Royal Father of the Year of the Nigeria Excellence Awards organised by Excellent Media Group.
A statement signed on Tuesday by Pastor Honey Olawale revealed that the conferment of the award will come up on 18th December in Abuja.
ROYAL NEWS gathered that TV Continental was nominated as the TV station of the year, Gimba Umar as the Outstanding presenter of the year, Samuel Ajibola Adekunle of NTA Abuja as the media Icon of the year while Solomon Lange as the music Icon of the year. Also on the list are Senator Fatimah Raji Rasaki as the women of the year.
Others are; University of Ibadan as the Outstanding University of the years and Lagos City Polytechnic as the Polytechnic of the year while The Nation newspaper will be awarded as the news print of the year among others.