The Future Awards Africa 2017 was held yesterday at the Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Personalities at the event include the Vice President of Nigeria, ‘Yemi Osinbajo, former Central Bank Deputy Governor, Professor Kingley Moghalu, former Minister of Education, Dr. Obiageli Ezekwesili, Mo Abudu, Pastor Ituah Ighodalo, among others.
Themed Nigeria’s New Tribe, 21 winners emerged in various categories such as Advocacy, Business, New Media, Music, Fashion & Design, Professional Service, Sports, among others, with Ayo ‘Wizkid’ Balogun announced as the ‘Young Person of the Year’.
Other guests at the event are Sola Sobowale, Rita Dominic, Idia Aisien, Ini Dima-Okojie, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, Akah Nnani, Lami Phillips, Bolanle Olukanni, Akah Nnani, Juliet Ibrahim and more.
Olamide Live In Lagos – The Concert #OLIC4 is scheduled to hold on Sunday, 17th December 2017 at the Teslim Balogun Stadium.
Due to the expected number of concert attendees, the Lagos State Government is taking steps to ensure tight security measures are put in place, traffic and parking management are properly mapped out with routes being arranged.
To this effect, a security reconnaissance took place on Friday 8th December 2017 with Lagos security led by the Lagos State commissioner of police and other agents to ensure proper security measures were taken into consideration.
Some of the agents present were representatives of The Nigeria Army, The Nigerian Air Force, The Nigerian Police, The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS), The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), The Lagos Neighbourhood Safety Corps (LNSC), The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and Private Security Agents.
The information gathered and processed will be communicated in the coming days to sensitize the general public on the routes, parking arrangements and security measures taken to ensure a hitch free and pleasant experience at the 4th edition of OLIC.
The eagerly anticipated event, which sold out a month to the date, commenced with a bevy of celebrities striking poses on the red carpet.
The grand world premiere of The Elfike Collective’s latest movie release, The Wedding Party 2: Destination Dubai, held at the Eko Hotel & Suites on Saturday, December 10, 2017.
The theme for the night was “Arabian Chic and celebrities, including Banky W and Adesua Etomi, as well as Sola Sobowale, Ali Baba and host of others, turned up in super stylish ensembles that typified Arabian culture.
The theme reflected in the clothing, and the entire setting had the Arabian swag feel with Persian carpets and gold ornaments adorning the lounges and waiting areas.
Just recently Drake and Tekno was seen partying together in Miami over the weekend. The Canadian rapper recently posted a picture of Tekno on his Insta story.
Drake took to his Instagram stories to share a photo of the Nigerian multi-talented star producing a song for him. Just like Wizkid and Drake came out with ‘Come Closer’, lets see what comes out from this one.