On Tuesday night, Queen Elizabeth presented three young Nigerians with the Queen’s Young Leaders Award in a special ceremony at Buckingham Palace, London.
Hauwa Ojeifo, Isaac Ezirim and Kennedy Ekezie-Joseph were part of the 60 people honored for the work they are doing to transform lives in their respective communities. The Queen’s Young Leaders Awards programme celebrates the achievements of some exciting young change-makers from across the Commonwealth.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markel and Prince Harry as well as David Beckham were present at the ceremony.
Hauwa Ojeifo, runs a women’s support group called She Writes Women. The group focuses on mental health support and outreach among some of the most vulnerable people in the community.