Past Nigerian leaders and other VIP’s dazzle at The Centenary Awards Ceremony

Nigeria is celebrating her 100 year anniversary. A lot of activities have been lined up to commemorate the special occasion. One of such is the Centenary Awards Ceremony which held today. Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka, The Fela Anikulapo-Kuti family, and The Gani Fawehinmi family, turned down their awards.  Awards were given to past leaders, including, General Ibrahim Babangida, General Obasanjo, General Buhari, General Yakubu Gowon and a host of others. Nollywood actress, Patience Ozokwor(Mama Gee) was not left out. Here are some photographs taken at the event:

President Jonathan with General Babangida

President Jonathan with General Babangida

President Jonathan with General Buhari

President Jonathan with General Buhari

President Jonathan with General Obasanjo

President Jonathan with General Obasanjo

President Jonathan with General Abdulsalami Abubakar

President Jonathan with General Abdulsalami Abubakar

President Jonathan with Mrs Maryam Abacha(representing The Late General Abacha)

President Jonathan with Mrs Maryam Abacha(representing The Late General Abacha)

President Jonathan with Patience Ozokwor(Mama Gee)

President Jonathan with Patience Ozokwor(Mama Gee)

President Jonathan with Prof Umaru Shehu

President Jonathan with Prof Umaru Shehu

President Jonathan with Chief Emeka Anyaoku

President Jonathan with Chief Emeka Anyaoku

President Jonathan with Ernest Shonekan

President Jonathan with Ernest Shonekan

President Jonathan with General Yakubu Gowon

President Jonathan with General Yakubu Gowon

President Jonathan with Past Heads Of State

President Jonathan with Past Heads Of State

President Jonathan with Prof J.P Clark

President Jonathan with Prof J.P Clark

President Jonathan with General Babangida and General Abdulsalami Abubakar

President Jonathan with General Babangida and General Abdulsalami Abubakar

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