The managing Director/CEO Mutual Benefit Assurance Plc, Olusegun Omosehin was among 41 eminent professionals and business leaders conferred with the fellowship of the Institute of Directors Nigeria yesterday in Lagos.
According to the Director General/CEO of the institute, Dele Alimi, the award is for members with a minimum of 10-year directorship experience in reputable organisations and have distinguished themselves over the years.
The event also featured conferment of Distinguished Fellow Award on two past presidents of the institute, Chief Eniola Fadayomi and Samuel Yemi Akeju as well as the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele and Chairman, Thorbourn Investment Limited, Justin Emmanuel.
The list also includes: Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Chairman, Zenith Bank Plc., Jim Ovia; Chairman, John Holt, Christopher Ezeh.
Among those to be upgraded as fellows are: Chairman of Nigerian Insurers Association (NIA) and MD/CEO, Consolidated Hallmark Insurance Plc, Eddie Efekoha and Director, First Bank Nigeria, Ambrose Feese,
Others are: MD/CEO, Heritage Bank, are Ifie Sekibo; Chairman, Mobil Oil Nigeria, Oyetunji Oyebanji; Registrar General, Corporate Affairs Commission, Alhaji Bello Mahmud and MD/CEO, Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Alhaji Umaru Ibrahim among others.