By Franklin Onwubiko
One of the fastest rising entrepreneurs, East of the Niger with a bias for Realestate, Mr. Arnold Ekweoba was on Sunday honoured with a prestigious outstanding award for his efforts in building human capacity in Nigeria at the 4th edition of the South Eastern Campus Awards (SECA 2020) held in Awka, Anambra state capital.
Mr. Ekweoba is the Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Arnold and Associates, a reputable brand in real estate investment with estates across the South-Eastern part of Nigeria.
Presenting the award to the young CEO, the organizer, a frontline Gubernatorial aspirant, and Philanthropist, Engr. Johnbosco Onunkwo described the awardee as a young Nigerian who has relentlessly broken barriers.
The organizer, Mr. Emmanuel Anabueze described Mr. Arnold as a young person who is so passionate about building the capacity of young people in the state. According to Anabueze, Mr. Ekweoba who has over 10 estates in Nigeria, had over the years emerged a mentor to aspiring real estate investors in Nigeria.
“As a progressive young person, Mr. Ekweoba has through his vast real estate development empowered a lot of young people in Anambra and beyond. He is ever supportive and has become a strong pillar of support to other young people like me. He is doing well and has carved a great niche for himself as far as properties, real estate development and investment is concerned’, Mr. Anabueze said.
Reacting shortly, the awardee expressed delight in being found worthy of the Award. Mr. Ekweoba commended the organizers for the honour while promising to raise the bar in mentoring and empowering young Nigerians in their quest for wealth creation. He urged Nigerian youths to remain committed and relentless in achieving their dreams.