#NigeriasNewTribe: 20 outstanding young Nigerians celebrated in a night of music, style, and inspiration at The Future Awards Africa

#NigeriasNewTribe: 20 outstanding young Nigerians celebrated in a night of music, style, and inspiration at The Future Awards Africa

The Future Awards Africa 2018 acknowledged the inspiring work and initiatives of nominees.

On Sunday, 16th December, 20 young and driven Nigerians were celebrated at Africa’s biggest youth awards, The Future Awards Africa. These Nigerians have made impact in diverse sectors of human endeavour including advocacy, media, music, technology, art, film, photography and more.

Bolanle Olukanni and Tobi Bakre hosting TFAA 2018

The event which held at the Balmoral Convention Centre, Federal Palace Hotel, Lagos, had in attendance several leading personalities in government, politics, and business such as the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi; Minister of Trade and Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah; Chairman, First Bank of Nigeria, Ibukun Awosika; Chairman, Troyka Holdings, Biodun Shobanjo; CEO, Sahara Group, Tonye Cole; Presidential Candidate, Young Progressive Party, Kingsley Moghalu;  Presidential Candidate, Allied Congress Party of Nigeria, Obiageli Ezekwesili; Jumoke Adenowo; Omotola Jolade-Ekeinde; Deola Sagoe and more.

Omotola Jolade Ekeinde and guests at TFAA 2018

Themed ‘Nigeria’s New Tribe’, The Future Awards Africa 2018 acknowledged the inspiring work and initiatives of nominees, celebrating the impact made through social enterprise and creativity in the year under review. The annual awards event celebrates a new class of innovators, philanthropists, activists, technocrats and creators promoting the shared mission of changing the African narrative.

Lala Akindoju with Tobi Bakre at TFAA 2018

Some of the winners at the 2018 edition are Zainab Balogun (Prize for Acting); Ahmed Musa (Prize for Sports); Simisola; Uche Kenneth (Prize for Advocacy); Chidi Ajaere (Prize for Business); Ayodele Sipasi Olalekan (Prize for Agriculture); Founders of Piggybank, Odunayo Eweniyi, Joshua Chibueze and Somtochukwu Ifezue (Prize for Technology); Emmanuel Oyeleke (Prize for Photography); Mark Angel (Prize for Comedy); Tosin ‘The Style Infidel’ Ogundadegbe (Prize for Fashion); Samson Itodo (Young Person of the Year) and many others.

Fela and Tara Durotoye at TFAA 2018

Others are John Obidi (Prize for New Media); Uche Kenneth Udekwe (Prize for Advocacy); Nadine Ibrahim (Prize for screen producer); Olive Emodi (Prize for OAP TV); Itodo Anthony (University of Sussex Prize for Education; Temi Marcella Awogboro (Prize for Professional Service); Daniel Philemon Saradau (Prize for Public service); Linus Unah (Prize for Journalism); Adebola Kekere Ekun (Prize for Creativity) and Foluwake Folustorms Ogunkeye (Tosyn Bucknor Prize for OAP Radio).

 

Bambam and Teddy A at TFAA 2018

The Future Awards Africa 2018‎ was powered by The Future Project, Guaranty Trust Bank, and H20h. #

 

EDITOR
ADMINISTRATOR
PROFILE

Recent Press Releases

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked with *

Cancel reply