By Nathaniel Gotevbe,
Just as the preparation for the unveiling of Prince Kazeem Eletu Odibo Foundation is gaining momentum following the frequent enquiries on how to participate by several well meaning Nigerians, Ambassador Dr. Prince Kazeem Austin Eletu Odibo is billed to receive another international award in far away Sacramento, California, this February 2018 from Oyotunji African Village based in the States.
Oyotunji African Village (OAV) is the first international community based on the culture of the Yoruba and Dahomey tribes of West Africa; founded, (1970) in the Americas. In 2016, after over 45 years of sustaining the only Kingdom based on traditional Yoruba sociology and values, OAV brings to the Low-country and greater global community the depth of culture, beautiful art, grandeur of customs and resilient history of the New World Yoruba.”
The award according to H.R.L. Yeyeoba Omooba Ifabunmi Adefunmi, convener of the event in a press statement expressed : “Ambassador Dr. Prince Kazeem Eletu Odibo is a man with a heart of gold. He is very passionate about helping people and depicts the story of it takes a village to raise a child. We are strongly convinced that he deserves an award of excellence for his selfless service to humanity. He is indeed worthy of emulation.”
The event is billed for February 23-25, March 2-6, 2018, in Sacramento, California and South Carolina, United States, respectively, as notable personalities from Nigeria consisting of First-class monarchs in Yoruba Land, Traditionalists and journalists are expected at the event.”
Some of the delegates from Nigeria to witness the award of honours include Victor Gotevbe, CEO of Conduit Communications Limited, Publishers of Diplomatic Watch Magazine, Hajia Yinka Paramole Shabi, Chairman, Lafaque Media International, Ikenna Asomba, Media Manager of Communications Limited/ Editor of Diplomatic Watch Magazine including other Journalists and Broadcast Engineer from Lagos Television.