Former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan joined Pastor Chris for the global crossover service, which was broadcast worldwide on December 31, 2021.
The Future Africa Leaders Awards were given in recognition of the service (FALA). The Chris Oyakhilome Foundation’s program identifies and honors ten young and prominent impact makers from around Africa. The awardees are given $10,000 USD apiece, with a 35,000 USD start award.
President GoodLuck Jonathan presented an award statement and declared the recipient of the Star award. He claimed in his address that Africa’s big youth population is an asset rather than a liability.
In other news, Popular Nollywood actress, Kemi Afolabi has been on cloud nine since recovering from a disease that nearly took her life.
The actress used her Instagram account to express what she went through. She wrote that the year 2021 was difficult for her, but that God provided for her.
According to Kemi Afolabi, she had done many covid-19 testing and had been on oxygen for approximately a month since she was experiencing related symptoms.
She said that she sold her homes after exhausting her resources because she felt that bringing her situation to the attention of the public or begging for funds at that time would kill her faster.
She claimed she had been diagnosed with an incurable disease that might be managed with medication.
As horrible as it may seem, the actress claimed she had already written her will and had reserved a plot at Ebony Vault (a Lagos cemetery), as she appeared to have prepared for her death.