- Victoria Ibowoye, the director of OneAfricanChild Foundation for Creative Learning, has been awarded Princess Diana Award
- The award is given in memory of the princess and is used to honour young people who are using their passion to change the world
- Ibiwoye dedicated the award to other young passionate people who are part of her team at the foundation
There seems to be no end to the list of Nigerians who are making the nation proud in the diaspora. Victoria Ibiwoye, the director of OneAfricanChild Foundation for Creative Learning, has been given a special award in the UK.
According to the post on her LinkedIn page, she bagged the Princess Diana Legacy Award alongside 19 other young people changing the world in their own ways.
In her appreciation post, she dedicated the award to other young leaders at the foundation who also deserve the honour.
She thanked them for working with her to create a valuable team that ensures the education right of every child.
"I feel so honoured to receive the Princess Diana Legacy Award in London alongside 19 other incredible young game changers from across the world! Princess Diana was an icon who genuinely cared about young people. She chose to be fearless and as a result, she became timeless," she said.
The Diana Award is set up in the memory of Diana, Princess of Wales, and is meant to reflect her belief in young people as world changers.
Apart from honouring young people who have contributed to their community, the award is meant to instil in them the sense to build capacity for progress.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that Dr Tito Daodu was recognised in the field of medicine on the international scene and how she has contributed greatly to humanity.
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The 32-year-old doctor was recognised by AvenueCalgary magazine as top 40 people who are under the age of 40 doing great things.
In explaining why she merited the Top 40 Under 40 award, the magazine said the 32-year-old Nigerian is an award-winning researcher and pediatric surgery fellow who has used her expertise to bring down borders in providing surgical service to patients.
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