HR People Magazine

Awards & Gala

The HR People Magazine Awards is a celebration of excellence in the HR profession. It is a celebration of top people, initiatives and strategies that have excelled in various organisations.

Objectives of the HR People Magazine Award:


the significant role of human resources in achieving both people and business excellence.


the HR knowledge and best practices which add value to human development.


a platform which unites and supports the growth of HR in Nigeria and Africa at large.


successful HR programmes, initiatives, organisations and HR professionals.


the standard of HR practices and people management – critical for determining Nigeria’s economic progress and for raising quality workplaces and the overall standard of living in Nigeria and Africa at large.


the path to success for young people and upcoming HR practitioners.


and enhance Nigeria’s talent through the creation of a vibrant human capital industry.

Benefits of the HR People Magazine Awards to Human Resources:

Celebrate Success: The Awards will enable HR professionals and organisations to share and showcase successful experiences and initiatives.
Knowledge: The Awards will provide valuable knowledge and lessons on successful HR and People Management practices, thus providing opportunities for all to further develop and improve themselves and their businesses.
Honour: The Awards will honour HR professionals and organisations for their outstanding contributions to HR in the workplace.
Recognition: The Awards will recognise HR champions who have demonstrated outstanding HR leadership through sound and laudable people management practices.

About the Lead Organiser

HR People Magazine is a foremost magazine dedicated to Human Resources and People Development profession in Nigeria and Africa at large. It is the leading HR publication in West Africa and one of the leaders in Africa. The magazine was first published in 2012 and has remained a leader in HR publication and HR Media partnership in Nigeria and Africa. It is sold by subscription only. Some of its subscribers includes; KPMG, Schlumberger Unilever, MTN, Dangote Group, NB PLC, LafargeHoicim ,Shell, LNG Nigeria, Guaranty Trust Bank PLC, StanbicIBTC Bank, First Bank PLC, BAT, Ericsson, Samsung, PZ Cussons, Nestle, Shell, Coca-Cola, Access Bank PLC, Cadbury Nigeria , DHL Express, Mutual SA and a host of top companies in Nigeria and Africa.

For award enquiries

Entry and short-listings:

Tel: 09039549911, 08068009836



Bookings and Gala night:

Tel: +2349039549911,+2348068009836

Executive Director:

Dapo Saheed
Tel: 08068009836

HR People Magazine is now open for Submissions

The 2022 HR People Magazine awards is now open for submissions. This year’s edition will be the most exciting and publisced. HR People Magazine is 10. The awards submissions closes on the 10th of August 2022 at 11.59pm.

Awards Submission Closing Date

The 2022 Awards closes on the 10th of August 2022

Venue and Date

The 2022 Awards will be hosted at the Lagos Oriental Hotel on the 15th of September 2022. Event will start at 5pm. Dress code is fully Black tie.

Awards Submission is Now Open

Book your Seat/Table to attend the Awards

Book your table to attend the event. If you have submitted an entry you’ll need to book a seat or table to attend the event. 

Awards submission is free

You can submit for as much categories as you wish. Submissions are free.

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HR People Magazine Awards
25B Femi Okunnu Estate, Lekki Phase 1, Lekki Peninsular, Lagos

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