Queen Elizabeth honours 20-year-old Nigerian for raising $2m for African project

Ebhomele Nigerian-born Kennedy Ekezie has been honored by Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom for engaging in a worthwhile venture of raising over $2 million to mentor young Africans. Ekezie, 20, from Imo state, eastern Nigeria,

raised the fund targeting young Africans all over the world, according to Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission. “Imo State-born Kennedy Ekezie gets honored by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II.

The 20-year-old Nigerian was honored for raising over $2 million worth of grants to start a mentorship program for young Africans all over the world,” Dabiri-Erewa said.