-As Foundation celebrates Lagos Man of the Year 2017
Another eminent pharmacist, Pharm. Olakunle Ekundayo, along with six other professionals have been inducted into the fellowship of Professional Excellence Foundation of Nigeria (PEFON).
The colourful induction and investiture ceremony held at the Hotel Victoria Palace, Victoria Island, Lagos on October 19, 2017, attracted technocrats, captains of industries and other career professionals from all walks of life.
Aside Pharm. Olakunle Ekundayo, managing director of Drugfield Pharmaceuticals Limited, other distinguished Fellows included Mrs. Olakunle Aleshinloye, Mumuni Alao, Alhaji Adewale Sonaike, and Oyedele Ogundele. While Olayiwola Adebayo and Jude Onochie, were inducted as Fellows.
The event also coincided with a reception party and an award ceremony, for a distinguished Fellow of the Foundation, Otunba (Dr.) Adebola Akindele, group managing director of Courteville Business Solutions Plc, who was recently conferred with the Lagos State Man of the Year 2017 Award.
Shortly after addressing the inductees, Sir Ifeanyi Atueyi, member, Board of Trustees (BOT) lauded Akindele for his recent conferment as the Lagos State Man of the Year 2017 Award, adding that the feat further epitomizes what PEFON stands for.
Sir (Dr) ‘Dipo Bailey, founder of the Foundation, corroborated his remarks when he described the group managing director of Courteville Business Solutions Plc as a shining light and a pride to the Foundation.
Some distinguished Fellows of the Foundation today include Prince Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi, chairman, Juli Plc; Dr.(Mrs) Stella Okoli, chairman, Emzor Pharmaceuticals; Dr. Nelson Uwaga, former PSN president and president of Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM); and the current President of PSN, Pharm. Ahmed I.Yakasai.