Prof. Umar Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), banking giant Guaranty Trust Bank (GT) Bank and telecoms provider Airtel came out tops at the 2020 2020 GAGE Awards.
Danbatta, Executive received a Special Recognition Award for his contribution to the growth of digital space in Nigeria.
GT Bank won the Banking App of the Year award, while Airtel received Best Data Service Provider of the Year award.
Other award recipients were Oyeka Akuma, who bagged Entrepreneur of the Year award: Jumia.com – Website of the Year; Segun Awosanya – Online Person of the Year, while Kiki Mordi received Online Film and Documentary award for her “Sex for Grades” documentary.
Speaking on behalf of the awardees, Abraham Oshadami, NCC Head of Information Technology, who represented Danbatta, said the Commission would continue to improve in all areas of its services to sustain excellence.
“A recognition like this ,is for us to put more efforts than we have always done,” he said.
GAGE Awards which celebrated excellence in areas of entertainment, information, inspiration, innovation and business.
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