The CEO at i-naira.com; Hillary Nwaukor was recognized and awarded the \u00a0"Technology Innovator of 2016 in the ICT sector". \u00a0He received the award \u00a0during the just concluded "Beacon of \u00a0Information & Communication Technology (BoICT) Awards; 9th edition organised by Nigeria Communication Week - which held on Saturday the 22nd of April 2017, at Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. While receiving the award, he thanked the teeming customers\u00a0of i-naira.com for all their support and patronage. He equally extended his appreciation to the\u00a0Lagos state Government for putting a law in place (Lagos Auction Law) which has set the stage for the professionalization of auction practice in Lagos state. Hillary Nwaukor stressed that as one of the pioneers \u00a0of online auction in Nigeria, that his company, will continue to work to create a viable online market space for Nigerians, government agencies and the organised private sector for disposal of assets and liabilities with the use of technology that entrenches probity and accountability. \u00a0The Beacon of ICT Distinguished lecture\/awards, is designed to\u00a0put Nigeria on the global information and communication technology map while\u00a0recognizing impactful individuals and companies that are using technology to make life better for consumers in the Nigerian market space.