Nigerian Navy photographer wins award at Calcutta Film Festival

A photographer attached to the Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas, has won one of the Golden Fox Awards of the 2019 Calcutta International Film Festival in India.
Petty Officer-Journalist Usman Abdulkareem picked the award following his submission, a movie script, titled: “Grand Father’s Address,” which was adjudged winner of the features script category.
Navy Director of Information, Commodore Suleman Dahun, made this known in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja.
Abdulkareem, a prolific writer, has authored two books: Diary of a Peasant Child and African Cowboy.
Abdulkareem thanked Ibas for his support and encouragement, while dedicating the award to the Nigerian Navy for providing him the platform to showcase his talent.