Founded by the Peace Ambassadors Agency, the award brings together the best and the brightest in Africa to work together towards a more peaceful future.

The fifth edition is scheduled to take place at the Sheraton Hotels in Abuja on Saturday, September 24, 2016.

Patoranking have been nominated alongside Olamide, Diamond Platnumz, Davido, Ycee and Stonebwoy, for Africa Fast Rising Artiste of the Year.

Alhaji Aliko Dangote, chairman of Dangote Group, and former president of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo have been selected along with four other individuals for the 2016 edition of the Lifetime Achievement award.

ALSO READ: She Rocks! Lovely faces at the pre-party of the monthly event

Other nominees for this prestigious award are Actor Oc Ukeje, Daniel K Daniel, Media Mogul, Mo Abudu, Ayo Animashaun, veteran comedian, AY, Speaker Yakubu Dogara, Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo, Senior Pastor of COZA amongst others.

Voting for Peace Achievers Awards 2016 is running now on the office website

Previous winners of the award include; Kiss Daniel, Alex Ekubo, Oritse Femi, Ibrahim Babangida, Annie Macaulay, Alhaji Abubakar Sadiq Usman, Godsfather Production, Eucharia Anunobi, Ambassador John Fashanu, Wale Akinlabi, Good Morning Africa, Elenu, Charles Onoja, and Rev Babajide Olowodola.

Pulse is a media partner of the event.

See photos of last year event below.