L-R: Chief, Legal & Regulatory Officer/Company Secretary, Airtel Nigeria, Shola Adeyemi and President/Chief Executive Officer, Instinct Wave; Akin Naphtal during the award presentation for outstanding contribution to the telecom sector to Shola Adeyemi at the Tech Innovation Awards 2022 in , Lagos.


By Ngozi Onyeakusi–

Chief Legal & Regulatory Officer/Company Secretary, Airtel Nigeria, Shola Adeyemi, has been honoured by stakeholders in the tech and telecoms industry for his outstanding contributions to the development of the Nigeria’s telecoms space.

The industry stakeholders under the platforms of the Association of Telecoms Companies of Nigeria (ATCON)  and the 6th Tech Innovation Awards, recognized Adeyemi at a colourful ceremony held last week (Saturday, 17th of September 2022) at the Lagos Oriental Hotel.

Speaking during the occasion, organizers of the awards hailed Adeyemi for championing best practices in the industry and for his commitment to the development of the tech and telecoms sector.


L-R: Chief, Legal & Regulatory Officer/Company Secretary and Executive Secretary, Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON), Ajibola Olude, during the Tech Innovation Awards ceremony in, Lagos recently.


In his response, Adeyemi expressed appreciation to the organizers of the award for celebrating outstanding individuals and companies in the industry just as he dedicated the award to his colleagues at Airtel.

The Tech Innovation Award is considered one of the most celebrated industry awards, which has grown to be the Oscars of the technology industry, attracting the crème de la crème and top decision makers in the sector.

The Tech Innovation Award is an award ceremony by the Association Of Telecommunication Companies Of Nigeria (ATCON) in association with InstinctWave, a B2B event management, and media solutions company.