The Visionary Award honors leaders whose trailblazing work impacts the ongoing drive to shape the foundation of Africans and create a sense of belonging within our community for African in diaspora. This award also seeks to recognize the commitment, support, and visionary input that continues to shape NPG goals and strategy.

Olukayode Olatilu

CEO and co-founder of EpicGRO Corporation.

Visionary Award

Ohi Omoruan

VP, Surety Plus, Liberty Mutual Surety.

Visionary Award

Ibraheem Badejo, Ph.D

Senior Director - External Front End innovation, Ethicon R & D

Visionary Award

Professor Nimi Wariboko

Professor of Social Ethics at Boston University, United States

Visionary Award


The Impact Award honors leaders whose commitment, sacrifice and advocacy work drives positive impacts in our community The award recognizes work that presents innovative ideas and contribution to knowledge that has proved influential and impactful in our community.

Ethel A. David

MD, Premier Health Systems Inc (PHS)

Impact Award

Frances Igiebor

MD, Angel Care

Impact Award