The Accord party house of Rep candidate in Ibarapa Central and North Federal constituency at the forthcoming 2023 general election who is also the chairman Olusegun Okanlawon Foundation (OOF), Engr. David Olusegun Okanlawon was an award recipient at the Grand Finale of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Press Week, 2022 held at Jogor Centre, Ibadan on Friday, 21st of October, 2022.
The award with the pronouncement, Community Leader and Human Developer of the Year was presented to Okanlawon in recognition of his active community development efforts over the years.
As one of the 10 NUJ awardees for 2022, Okanlawon received the award, flanked by Accord Party leaders from Ibarapa, the party’s Oyo South Senatorial candidate, Mr. Kolapo Idris Kola-Daisi. The Accord Party governorship candidate in Oyo State, Oloye Adebayo Adelabu Penkelemesi as well as other dignitaries and awardees graced the event.
Okanlawon congratulates Ibarapa-born philanthropist, Dominic Akinjide Fagbemi, who also made the list of 10 awardees and conferred the Philanthropist Award of the Year.
In his words, “This is a new dawn in Ibarapa and with young minds charging forward to take responsibilities, proper development and a ‘facelift’ for Ibarapa, Oyo State and Nigeria is within reach, Okanlawon said.