London based Newspaper Awards Buratai, TY Danjuma, Others
Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusufu Buratai; Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, former minister of defence and philantrophist, Lt. Gen. Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma, and President, African Development Bank (AfDB), Nigeria’s former minister of agriculture, Dr. Akinwinmi Adesina have emerged as top nominees for the Nigerian of the Year 2017 Award by a London based Online Newspapers, The Nigerian Online Newspaper.
Brief Profile of the Nominees:
Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusufu Buratai
He is Nigeria’s current Chief of Army Staff (COAS) and leader of the counter-insurgency war in the Northeast and