Dr. Owen Omogiafo, President of Transcorp Group, has been bestowed with the prestigious All Africa Businesswoman of the Year accolade at the esteemed All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA) in partnership with CNBC Africa.
The distinguished honor was presented by Absa Group Limited, an African financial services company.
Dr. Omogiafo’s recognition as the All Africa Businesswoman of the Year serves as a testament to her exceptional leadership, unwavering commitment to excellence, and significant contributions to the African business landscape.
Her visionary approach and strategic acumen have propelled Transcorp Group to new heights, solidifying its position as a leading conglomerate in Africa.
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Beyond this recent achievement, Dr. Omogiafo’s success spans several decades, where she has consistently showcased her prowess in driving growth, fostering innovation, and advocating for transformative change.
Under her dynamic leadership, Transcorp Group has experienced substantial expansion, diversifying its portfolio across various sectors and establishing a robust presence in key African markets.
In addition to her role as President of Transcorp Group, Dr. Omogiafo has earned admiration and respect for her tireless efforts in advancing the African business community. She has played a vital role in promoting inclusive business practices, empowering women leaders, and nurturing entrepreneurial talent across the continent.
The All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA) in partnership with CNBC Africa aims to honor and celebrate exceptional individuals who have made indelible marks in the African business landscape. Alongside Dr. Omogiafo, this year’s awards also recognized other distinguished recipients.
Prof. Benedict Oramah, President and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Afrexim Bank, was named Business Leader of the Year, while Mohammed Dewji, President of MeTL Group, received the Industrialist of the Year title. Furthermore, Dr. James Mwangi, Group MD & CEO of Kenya’s Equity Bank, was presented with the esteemed Lifetime Achievement Award.
Transcorp Group, a leading Nigerian conglomerate, boasts a diversified portfolio encompassing crucial sectors of the economy, including power, hospitality, and energy.
The group remains steadfast in its commitment to driving sustainable growth, creating value for stakeholders, and contributing to the socio-economic development of Nigeria and Africa as a whole.