Friday, May 10th, 2019 was a memorable one for Farmcrowdy as we received another prestigious award, the BusinessDay Next Bulls Award.
The event was organized by Nigerian Stock Exchange and BusinessDay Nigeria. It took place at the Grand Ballroom, Eko Hotels & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. This was the 5th edition of the Top 25 CEOs & Next Bulls Award and was organized for public companies on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.
“Ladies and gentlemen, our gathering this evening is nothing but to celebrate the superstars in the nation’s capital market in 2018.”
– Frank Aigbogun (CEO/Publisher, BusinessDay).
Farmcrowdy was awarded in recognition of the public acceptance to buy shares of Farmcrowdy, assuming we were listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. CEO of Farmcrowdy, Onyeka Akumah, was present to receive the honorable award on behalf of the company.
CEO Farmcrowdy, Onyeka Akumah during his acceptance speech.
In his speech, Onyeka thanked his team, shareholders, and many more as well as the 22,000 farmers Farmcrowdy has worked with in the last two years. He concluded by stating that the award would serve as an encouragement to do more as we continued to grow our mission.
The CEO of Nigerian Stock Exchange, Oscar Onyema, recognized the hard work of the celebrated companies in his Goodwill message at the event:
“Tonight we acknowledge and celebrate the Top 25 CEOs of quoted companies on the NSE for their contribution to the success of the Nigerian capital market by delivering significant value to shareholders in return for their investments despite the recent challenges in our economic landscapes.”
– Oscar Onyema (CEO, Nigerian Stock Exchange).
We are thankful to BusinessDay and Nigerian Stock Exchange for acknowledging and celebrating our efforts.
We are also grateful to everyone for all their love and support as we continue our journey of impacting farmers. Thank you all 🙂