- Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has received Olasubomi Iginla-Aina at her office
- Iginla was awarded a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in November in London
- The award recipient was honoured in recognition of her outstanding service to the community
Legit.ng earlier reported how the chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, was in the UK recently to celebrate with Olasubomi Iginla, the recipient of Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE).
Iginla who received the honour on November 30, in recognition of her outstanding service to the community has received several congratulatory messages on the great achievement and to top it up, Mrs Dabiri held a special meeting to honour her at her Nigerian office.
The chairman of NIDCOM shared the photos on her Twitter page while expressing her gladness to meet with the amazing lady. In the photos, they both exchanged hugs and had a moment to fawn over the medal of honour given to Iginla.
It should be noted that the formal investiture held on Tuesday, November 26, at the Buckingham Palace in London, United Kingdom.
The mayor of Enfield, Kate Anolue, who has been a two-time mayor in UK, also congratulated the Nigerian philanthropist for her success.
Similarly, Nigerian high commissioner in the UK, Ambassador George Adesola Oguntade, congratulated Olasubomi Iginla-Aina on her honour as Member of the British Empire.
Iginla is a UK based philanthropist and the chief director of Lightup Foundation, an organisation whose focus is on young people and those who are disadvantaged.
The organisation also has consultative status with the United Nations.
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