High Chief Emeka Agbanari 2022 Recipient of the African Chamber of Commerce and Tourism International Global Leadership Award
(YourDigitalWall Editorial):- Las Vegas, Nevada Oct 1, 2022 (Issuewire.com) – On Saturday, September 24, 2022, High Chief Emeka Agbanari, Chairman of Seaman Group based in Nigeria, was the recipient of the Global Leadership Award, presented by the African Chamber of Commerce and Tourism, an international business organization based in Nevada, USA.
This special award is bestowed on changemakers recognized for their business acumen, efforts in shaping the world, and sustained impact on their pivotal work, philanthropy, and workforce development.
The Global Leadership Award shines a light on international philanthropists, industrialists, and changemakers who keep the world’s poor at the forefront of their efforts and who have shown exceptional commitment to championing and uplifting the most vulnerable.
High Chief Emeka Agbanari is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, industrialist, farmer, and Chairman of the Seaman Group based in Nigeria. The Group has diversified into other sectors of the Nigerian economy, including Seaman Ventures Nigeria Limited, Seaman Liquid Nigeria, Ltd, Bond Network Services Ltd., Seaman Mining and Construction Ltd, Liquid Sea Technology Services Ltd., Sea Bond Technology Services Ltd, and Seaman Agro-industry Ltd.
High Chief Emeka Agbanari is among Nigeria’s most respected and successful businessmen, with a workforce of 700 people. His humble beginning transcends his passion for philanthropy through his Emeka Agbanari Foundation. He has donated over a billion Naira to scholarships and various causes in his community and Nigeria at large.
His acceptance speech stressed, “Addressing Nigeria and the world’s most pressing issues will require the innovative, passionate by all.” He encouraged the audience to give. He shared, “An investment of ten dollars ($USD) can impact the lives of youths to give them the opportunity of a good education.”
Now in its fourth year, the African Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Gala recognizes the work of those making extraordinary efforts to change the world in business, philanthropy, and advocacy.
Afrikfest, a 3-day event, kicked off with changing the marquee lights at the Welcome to Las Vegas sign, an Economic and Business summit, and a cultural festival in the park.
Afrikfest was supported by presenting and premium sponsors, including international gaming and hospitality conglomerate MGM Resorts International and Kingdom of Kush Investment Group, the foundation and future global business hub for smart city economic and cultural growth in Africa and the Diaspora. Additional sponsors included NV Energy Foundation, Periwinkle Group, Favor’s Skin Care, A New Mind Wellness, Clark County, Las Vegas Convention, and Visitors Authority, Plan Action, Cano Health, Nevada Donor Network, Republic Services, Windsor Primetime, Dvast Entertainment, Omo Usigbe Tax Service, Afrika Love Store, JLK Home Care, Xqzite Body Bar, Cruzin Vegas Outdoor Advertising and Dutiful Angels Clinic.
The African Chamber of Commerce and Tourism works to provide businesses with the tools and resources necessary to remain competitive in a global economy. For more information about Afrikfest and the African Chamber of Commerce, please visit www.afrikfestlasvegas.com and follow @AfrikfestLV on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram using #Afrikfestlv2022.
Jamie Barrett Publicist