The City of Toronto has honoured a Nigerian man in Canada, identified as Prince Segun Akanni. Prince Akanni, The Publisher of The Drum Online Media, was honoured in the North American country for his excellence, leadership and devotion to others – The chairman of Scarborough Community Council, Honourable Jim Karygiannis, says Akanni’s contribution serves to strengthen the community Nigerians in the diaspora are making Nigeria proud and changing the narrative positively as they go about their daily activities wherever they find themselves.
This was the case of a Nigerian man in Toronto, Canada, Prince Segun Akanni, who was honoured in the North American country. Akanni was honoured by the City of Toronto in September 1, 2019, for excelling in his field and for his leadership and devotion to others.
The chairman of Scarborough Community Council, Honourable Jim Karygiannis, said: “Today, you are being commended for the excellence you have achieved in your field of endeavour; leadership; and, devotion to others – contribution which serve to strengthen the community.
“As the city councillor for Scarborough-Agincourt, I’m pleased to recognise individuals who have made contributions towards building a strong and dynamic city.”
On his Facebook page, Akanni wrote:
2019 In Retrospect:
#The_City_of_Toronto, thank you for the commendation!!!
Honourable Jim Karygiannis, Chairman, Scarborough Community Council.