Four Women Win LAPO Award
Four outstanding women were honoured in different fields of human endeavour at the LAPO Outstanding Women Leadership Award on Tuesday in Benin.
In the professional category, Proprietor of Anchor International School, Kogi, Helen Mathias, was adjudged the winner; Gladys Okoro won in the business category; Mary Jackson won the farming category; while Elizabeth Ehigiamusoe got the lifetime achievement award. Except for Ehigiamusoe, all other winners got N300,000 each.
Chairman, Board of Directors, LAPO, Dr. Osaren Omokpae, said the awardees through sheer determination, hard work and uncommon commitment had surmounted obstacles to attain success in their various fields of human endeavors.
He stated that the 2023 award winners would bring the total number of awardees to 37 women since the award was instituted in 2013.