Biography Intro: Benedict Murray-Bruce, MON is a Nigerian business magnate and politician. He is the founder of Silverbird Group. A member of the People’s Democratic Party, he was elected to the Senate of Nigeria in March 2015 where he currently represents the Bayelsa East constituency, in Bayelsa State, Nigeria.
NAME: Benedict Murray-Bruce
DATE OF BIRTH: 17 February 1956
MARRIED TO: Evelyn Murray-Bruce
PLACE OF BIRTH: Lagos
PARENT: Mullighan & Margaret Murray-Bruce
OCCUPATION: Entrepreneur, Politician & Motivational speaker.
HONORS AND AWARDS:
- “Showbiz Icon of the Year Award” (2005)
- ““Top Ten” Significant Nigerian Businessmen Award” (2006)
- “Life Achiever Award” (2006)
- “Champion for Nation Building Award” (2007)
- “Excellent Personality Award” (2009)
- “Officer of the Order of the Niger” (2014)