The executive Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo- Olu has emerged the Silverbird Man of the Year, 2021.
He got the highest number of votes sent in by members of the public ahead of three other nominated personalities.
Governor Sanwo-Olu’s nomination was based on his effort at transforming Lagos state, making it a huge construction site through infrastructural renewal and repositioning the state onto the pathway of an emerging smart city and a sub- national of global reckoning.
The official presentation ceremony for the sixteenth edition of the highly esteemed Silverbird Man of the Year Award is slated for March 6, 2022 at the Convention Centre Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Past winners of the prestigious Silverbird Man of the Year Award include the late Professor Dora Akunyili, Nyesom Wike, Mallam Nasir El – Rufai, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Emmanuel Uduaghan, Babatunde Fashola, Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, Peter Obi, Doctor Mike Adenuga, Doctor Ngozi Okonjo Iweala, Governors Ifeanyi Okowa and Mallam Nuhu Ribadu.