DMOMA Releases 2021 Awards Nomination List


 From Maiharaji Altine Gusau

The organizers of the prestigious DMOMA Awards of EXCELLENCE have released the list of Nigerians nominated for 2021 DMOMA Awards edition.

The nominations came from various tribes in Nigeria especially the Igbo, Efik, Ijaw, Ikwere, Itshekiri, Ogoni, Tiv, etc. 

The Online Media Award of EXCELLENCE is a unique awards that embeds the FUTURE.

It Awards people of excellence from various disciplines and endeavors including Academics, Engineering, Entertainment, Legal practitioner, medical practitioners, politicians etc, with the YOUTH playing the major role.

Out of 220 million Nigerians, 950 were nominated for a slot of 50 Awards categories.

Below is the full list of the nominees in their various categories arranged in no particular order. (Compiled by Okoye Chidiebele Stephens):

A. Recognition/Honorary Award.
1. Justice Mrs Mary  Ukaego Peter Odili FR, DSSRS (Honourary Award).
2. Gov Nyesom Ezenwo Wike(Rivers State Governor). – Recognition Award for his flyover projects in Rivers State.

3. Justice Simon Amadi,The Chief Judge of Rivers State.Recognition Award,For the review of the Rivers anti cultism law to allow magistrate court handle criminal cases….
4. Burna Boy. (Honorary award)
5. Chief Dr. Sam B. Kalagbor.- Recognition Award.

6. Asuqwo Phillips (Cartoon media specialist). 

7. Obi Iyiegbu Cubana
8. Engr. Chukwudi Dimkpa. Recognition AwardFor consistent support to the Youth and giving them listening hear. 

9. Justice George Omereji, the Chairman of RSIEC.- Recognition AwardFor the free and fair LGA election in Rivers State.
10. Dr Bariere Thomas (PhD).
11. Chief Ogbuagu Owhor.
12. Rt Chibuike Amaechi. (Honourary Award).
13. Senator Abaribe Enyinnaya. Recognition AwardFor effective representations of his people in the Senate.
14. Andrew Uchendu (Honourary Award).
15. Comr. Olayi Gregory.State Chairman, Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), Cross River State Wing, Calabar.
B. Category Award.
1. Traditional Ruler of the year.- HRM Eze Cassidy O.W. Ikegbidi , JP(Eze Igbu Akoh 2 of Akoh Kingdom, Ekpeye Ethic Nationality.- HRM Eze Christopher Wonodi (Rebisi, Port Harcourt City.- HRH Dr. Felix Otuwarikpo, Eze Ekpeye Lobor.

2. Public Sector Icon of the year.- Rt Hon. Chibuike Amaechi. (Transportation Minister).- Chief Timipre Sylva, Minister of State for Petroleum of Nigeria.- Hon. Dax George-Kelly, Special Adviser to the Governor on Special Projects.-Rt Hon Asita Honourable,Chairmen, Board of NIMASA.-Justice Simon Amadi.

3. Private Sector Icon of the year.- Dumo Lulu Briggs. – Mr Soye Elekima.- Engr. Tein Jack Rich(Belema Oil).

4. Philanthropist Of The Year 1.- Prince Tonye Princewill.- Bro Felix Obuah.

5. Philanthropist of the year 2.- Nengi Nwuche.- Hon Onari Brown (ED Marine and Operations.- Amb. Ibimina Osoma.- Mr Soye Elekima.

6. Humanitarian Services Provider.- Bro Felix Obuah.- Omega Power Ministry.- Chief Ben Etiaba.- Blessing Emeka Okorogba

7. Lady of Excellence.- Dame Judith Amaechi.- Mrs Steephanie Oarhe (Heart to Heart Foundation). Rivers State.- Hon. Angela Anthony Oju-Kienmie (Opobo/Nkoro Deputy chairman).- Oluchi Abraham Uzomah Mfon (5 Star Director, Longrich Nigeria.)Akwa Ibom.- Mrs Jane Flag Amachree.- Beatrice Dappa Amobi (APC State Women Leader).- Queeneth Victor Ihunwo.- Mrs Florence Amiesimaka.

8. Legal Practitioner of the Year.- Barrister Chigozie Enyi
9. Engineer of the Year.- Engr. Solomon Ogbonna (Rivers State).- Engr. Dagde Kenneth.- Engr. Okorie- Architect Ufor.- Engr. Achinike Wonodi. 
10. Architect/Surveyor of the year.- Architect Ufor.- Okas Wike

11. Governor of the Year.- H.E. Chief Nyesom E. Wike (Rivers State).- Gov Obaseki (Edo State).- Gov Willie Obiano(Anambra State).- Gov Samuel Ortom (Benue State).

12. Youth Impact/Development.- Hon. Aso Wenah.- Oluchi Abraham Mfon(Longrich)- Briggs- Hon Wonodi Owen.- Chief Ben Etiaba.- Hon. Chimeka Nmerunkini.

13. Commissioner/Liason officer/Federal commissioner of the year.- Pastor Paulinus Nsirim (Commissioner of Information, Rivers State).- John Enebeli, Former River State Liason officer.

14. Gospel Artiste of the Year.- Prinx Emmanuel.- Mr2Much- Vanilla.- Ada Ehi- Miss. Onyekachi Chichi. 

15. Local Government Chairman of the Year.- Hon. Ifeanyi Agu (Udi, Enugu).- Chief George Ozo (Njikoka, Anambra State).- Hon Hope Ikiriko (Ahaoda West, Rivers State).- Hon. Samuel Nwanosike.(Ikwerre LGA, Rivers State.).- Benjamin Eke (Ahoada East, Rivers State).- Sir Allwell Ihunda (Port Harcourt City Mayor).

16. Youth Personality of the Year.- Hon. Abubakar Saad Sadiq Fakai,  North – West Zonal youth Leader of APC.- Offor Grant.- Hon Enyiada Cookey-Gam.- David Sikpa.- Ifeanyi Aniagoh (Digipreneur, Agro-engineer and Coach).- Hon Kpobari Celestine.- Dee Seba DOZMAN.- Innocent Woke.- Echendu Ndubuisi.- Onyi Clemjai.- Remarkable Mary Akpan

17. State Assembly Lawmaker of the Year.- Hon. Kelechi Worgu (Omuma, Rivers State).- Hon. Solomon Chile Wami (Port Harcourt City).- Hon. Martins Chike Amaeghule(Obiakpor)- Hon. Adoki Tonye.(Port Harcourt City).

18. Federal Lawmaker of the year (Effective Representations).- Hon Ken Chikere.(Port Harcourt City)- Solomon Bob(Abua/Odual).- Hon. Chinyere Igwe(Port Harcourt City).- Dr. Fara Dagogo (Degema/Bonny).- Kingsley Chinda (Obiakpor).- Chisom Dike (Oyigbo/Eleme/Tai).- Rt Hon Dumnamene Robinson Dekor (Khana/Gokana).

19. Politician Of The Year.- Hon. Gift Okere.- Hon Flag Amachree.- Philip Shaibu, The Deputy Governor of Edo State.- Hon. Kelechi Nworgu.

20. Public Office (Holder)Personality Of The Year).- Rt . Hon. Asita Honourable : Chairman Board of NIMASA.- Rt Hon Ikuinyi Owaji Ibani (Speaker, Rivers State House of Assembly).

21. Man Of The Year.- Bro Felix Obuah.- Senator Abaribe Enyinnaya.- Rotimi Amaechi Chibuike( Minister of Transportation).- Gov Nyesom Ezenwo Wike.(Rivers State Governor).

22. Media Icon.- AIT- Galaxy TV- SwagTv International.- FTVBase And Obraradiofm.- Wishfm.- National Network Newspaper.

23. Online Media House/Blogger Of The Year.-Journalist101- Igberetv – Insidelife Entertainment.- Braveviews.

24. Top Model Queen/Stylist/Fashionister/Fashion Agency.- Favour Chomy.- EMD234 Empires Modelling Agency.- Projects Pink Blue (Runcie Chidebe).- Hon QueenEsther Nwauka (Plus size Queen).- Queen Nancy.- Makysha Batel- Ada Anambra Ifunanya.- Kobo Medlyn.-  Nwokocha Chiwetara Gloria.

25. Entertainment Personality of the Year.- Daddy Q.- Anu Kingsley (No Limits) – Mr Churchill.- Ken J Bishop.- MC Igotalk (Ogbuefi).- Dj Zangalin.- Aloma- Zap Squad (Live Band).

26. Councillor of the Year.-  Raymond Wechie (Abacha).- Chigozie Abel Woke.- Hon Pat Owiye.- Queen McQueen.

27. Prolific Writer of The Year.- LivingStone Wechie.- Dae Steven Deegbara.- JP Braide.- Chidi Wali.

28. Comedian of the Year.- Madiba.- Aloma Isaac Junior.- Prophet Rolex.- Black Albino (Twin brothers).- Rosemary Usong.- Daddy Q- Mr. Paul.- Perky Comedy.- Mc Jellof.

29. Company of the Year.- La Sien Bottling Company.- Briggs Maritime.- Charkins Maritime.- Fitness Talk Show Commercial Company.- Okas Wike And Partners.

30. CDC/PG of a Community/Town.- Prince Ndamzi Cyprian (Eagle Island CDC, Rivers State).- Shola Mese (Delta State).

31. Music Artiste of the Year.- Bosalin. – Prinx Emmanuel.- Omar Lay. – Mr. 2much.- Exbrown E.- Kolaboy.

32. Social Media Influencer of The Year (Female).- Precious Alechi Iyeuwa.- Oluchi Precious- Nkechi First.- Adaobi Amadi.- Happiness Adaeze.

33. Social Media Influencer (Male).- Ichenwo Ihunwo(Rivers).- Hon. Good luck Princewill Chinah.- Obe Okazu.

34. Journalists Of The year.- Prisca Nwankwo C.(ABS, Asusu Igbo).- Pastor Jerry Needam- Stanley Job Stanley.

35. Media Personality of The Year.- Loloify (Osinachi/Ogamba, Anambra State).- Tremo Pumokumo.- Bob Abayomi.- Prisca Nwankwo C.(ABS, Asusu Igbo)- Meshach Jaja.- Amarachi Attamah(Adadioramma).- Joy Oyaghiri.- Okwuluora.- Saw Steven Deegbara.- Marshal Obuzor.- Nkechi First.-Chris Finebone.- Queen Emilia Donatus

36. Student of the Year.- Ndukwe Favour.-Comr. Madu Emmanue Valentine.- Amos Stephen Asohwode.

37. Security Force Personality of the Year.- Bosinde- Octopus Strike Force C4i Commander.

38. Medical Practitioner of the Year.- Dr. Ugwu Iyke Odo (Medical Doctor Meridian Hospital).-Dr. Jane Obi-Thomas,ALMSN Chairman, Rivers State.- Professor Paul O. Dienye.

39. Entrepreneur/Businessman of the Year.- Peter Ezeh Okafor.(Pilloo And Brothers).- Uchi Shims.- Echendu Ndubuisi (Echendu Group).- Oluchi Abraham Mfon (Longrich 5Star Director).- Blessing Osom E. (Calabar Aroma Restaurant).- Elvis Esuedi.- Sunny Dike (Hotelier and business Man).

40. Sports Personality of the Year. – Chibuzo Good Faith Etuemena (Bash)

41. Proactive Academia (Academics) of the Year.- Prof. B. Nwigwe- Dr. Graham Nsiegbe – Prof. Collins Hanachor Wizor.(Uniport).- Dr. Kenneth Dagde.- Dr. Chimaroke Mgba.

42. Proactive Group.- Country Music Club.- Home of Lafta.- G23

43. Best Hotel.- Blooms Hotel.- Cheleku Hotel.- Bougainvillea Hotels.

44. Actor/Actress.- Matilda Lambert.- Ifedi Sharon.- Real Chiamaka Nwokeukwu.- Zubby Michael.

(NB: More than one winner can emerged from a Category depending on the masses acceptance to the nominees with the number of votes).

All names are nominated by the people and Compiled by Okoye Chidiebele Stephens,for DMOMA Award.

Letters of nomination will be sent to the nominees by the organizers themselves via DHL/Email/soft depending on the location of the nominee.

DMOMA Award Online Voting will start in October 4th, 2021 on our official website (, and voting ends in 4th November.

(Note that the online voting charges #100 per vote and you can vote as much as you desire on your desired category.

(The proceed from the voting will be given to Orphanage Homes less privileged).

The Award Night and dinner (grand finale) is scheduled to hold on *4th December 2021* in Port Harcourt, Nigeria (Presidential Hotel).

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