The second edition of the WFM 91.7 annual Voice of Women Conference and Awards holds on Friday, 9th December by 10 a.m. prompt at the Eko Hotel & Suites. This second edition has Mrs. Folorunso Alakija the executive vice chairman of Famfa Oil Limited as the chairperson of this event ably supported by other notable Nigerians as Guests of Honour and Special Guests of Honour.
Awards will be given to deserving individuals and organizations who have advanced the cause of women in the following categories; Best Gender Empowering Company, Best Female in Business/Management, Best Family Focused Organization, Best Woman/Person/Organization of the Year, Lifetime Achievement Award, Best Government Organization/Agency Supporting Women and Their Families and the Best Civil Society Organization Supporting Women and Their Families.
The nominees for each of these categories have been carefully chosen from a select pool of highly distinguished and cerebral Nigerians and organizations who have made their mark(s) in their individual endeavours in the year gone past. The award seeks to recognize the awardees and their achievements which will thus propel them for greater exploits. The theme for this year’s event is FACING OUR FUTURE – TOGETHER and will focus on FATE – Finance, Agriculture, Technology and Entertainment. The conference will be succeeded by an award and dinner to recognise organizations and individuals who have been voices to the causes of women development in Nigeria.