TV Personality Rachel Bakam Honoured Again At The African Achievers Award in South Africa (Photos)
Again Ace television producer/presenter of television Programmes TRENDS & RACHEL and YANAYIN ZAMANI da RACHEL and Tourism, Peace & Goodwill Ambassador; Amb Rachel Bakam aka Rachel the PIPER gets her globetrotting bag ready again after just recently heating up the UK and South Africa up elegantly bagging two more awards adding to her roomful of laurels.
After receiving An award for Leadership, Media & for Founding the Nigerian Water Ski & Wakeboard Federation at the inspiring Paceworking Anniversary in London then heading to the Prestigious African Achievers Award in South Africa where she was honored as Excellent Tourism Media Personality, she is at the moment sponsored by the US Embassy TO REPRESENT NIGERIA IN A SPECIAL INTERNATIONAL LEADERSHIP PROGRAMME IVLP--- Broadcast Journalism: New and Traditional Media
A Multi-Regional Project
August 17 – September 4, 2015.
This is a highly coveted opportunity sponsored with the Taxes of the US citizens. The Project Goals include: Exploring the current and potential contributions of broadcasting to the formation of an informed citizenry within a diverse, democratic, and decentralized society.
The International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is the U.S. Department of State’s premier professional exchange program. Through short-term visits to the United States, current and emerging foreign leaders in a variety of fields experience this country firsthand and cultivate lasting relationships with their American counterparts. Professional meetings reflect the participants’ professional interests and support the foreign policy goals of the United States. Rachel will serve as the only Ambassador of Nigeria at this prestigious programme which will be held in Washington and Los Angeles.
On arrival to the US, Rachel will head to Texas for the African Women in Leadership Organisation AWLO Conference which will be grandly made up of great women from a all around Africa. She will host the Redcarpet. Another Redcarpet awaits her in New York at the Nigerian Entertainment Awards NEA. Wow what an Ambassador.
Wow congrats Rachel. Keep soaring and making us proud. Represent Nigeria well.