ABOUT THE AWARDS
Nigeria Community Excellence Award is the major yearly event of The Nigerian Voice Newspaper. The aim is to celebrate and award individual and corporate excellence within the Nigerian Community in South Africa.
The Award Ceremony brings together officials of the Nigerian High Commission and Consulate, special government invited guest from back home in Nigeria, members of Nigerian community in South Africa, representatives of Nigerian associations and corporate South Africa as well as South African citizens and members of African Diaspora, to celebrate and savor Nigerian-made entertainment and cuisine while awarding excellence.
Every year, the award ceremony honors the Most Inspiring Nigerian, Outstanding Nigerian Graduates, Most Inspiring Nigerian Medical Doctor, Most Inspiring Nigerian Association, Nigerian Community Leadership Award, and Nigerian Business Personality of the Year.
In entertainment the award recognizes the Best Nigerian Comedian in South Africa, Best Nigerian Deejay, Best Nigerian Over-all Music Artist, Best Nigerian Male and Female Hip-Hop Artist, Best Nigerian Jazz Music Artist, Best Nigerian Male and Female Movie Personality, Best Movie Cinematographer among other categories of awards.
In total there are 35 award up for grabs.