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MFR (Member of the Order of the Federal Republic of Nigeria)


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IMAGE: Osita Iheme Alias Paw Paw recieves the national honour of MFR from President Goodluck Jonathan »

Commander of the Order of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (CFR), is the 7th of 8 ranks in Nigeria's national honours.

The National Honours are commendations given to noteworthy Nigerians and Foreign friends for their achievements in the advancement of the Nigerian society and is not to be confused with the National Merit Awards.

They were initiated by the National Honours Act of 1963 and are the mandate of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

The National Honours in ranking order are: GCFRGCON, CFRCON, OFR, OON, MFR, and MON. Other honours also exist for the Armed Forces and Security Services.

NOTABLE RECIPIENTS

  NAME PROFESSION BEST KNOWN AS/FOR YEAR
1 Alh. Ibrahim Galadima   Sport Administrator MFR
2 Kanayo O. Kanayo Entertainer Actor MFR
3 Iheme Osita Entertainer Actor MFR
4 Amaka Igwe Entertainer Movie Producer MFR
5 Olu Jacobs Entertainer Actor MFR
6 Stephenie Okereke (Linus) Entertainer Actress MFR
7 Genevieve Nnaji Entertainer Nigerian Movie Industies leading lady MFR
8 Sadik Tafawa Balewa Community Leader   MFR
9 Professor Bashir Garba Educationist   MFR
10 Mr Jean Clande Gandur Business Executive Foreigner, CEO of Addax Petroleum MFR

 

Updated 5 Months ago
 

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