It was an amazing night for Funke Akindele, Toyin Lawani, Omoni Oboli, Stephanie Coker, Abike Dabiri amongst others who clinched awards at Exquisite Magazine’s 6th edition of ELOY awards on Sunday November 30.
The ceremony which held at Intercontinental Hotel is a brain child of Tewa Onasanya the Publisher/CEO Exquisite Magazine aimed at celebrating and recognizing Nigerian women effecting positive change in the entertainment industry.
The ceremony kicked off with R ‘n’ b/soul vocalist Isaac Geralds singing a version of the national anthem and then going ahead to serenade the audience with his awesome voice. Serenading an audience consisting mainly of women is no small task, Korede Bello, Eva, Ajebutter ensured an interesting feel of their music.
The event was flocked by some of the entertainment industries finest, the nominees and friends who came to support – and they all came exquisitely dressed.
See full list of winners and pictures below:
Fashion designer of the Year in association with Baileys – Olakunbi Oyelesi, April by Kunbi
On Air Personality of the Year in association with Baileys – Anita Omalicha, Rhythm FM
On Air Personality of the Year in association with Baileys – Labizzy Jojo, Rainbow FM
Fashion designer of the Year in association with Baileys – Toyin Lawani, Elegante by Tiannahstyling
Female DJ of the Year in association with Baileys – DJ Mystelle. Bimbo Idowu
TV Presenter of the Year in association with Baileys – Stephanie Coker, MTV Street Request
TV Presenter of the Year in association with Baileys – Shola Soleye, Law Weekly, Channels TV
Stylist of the year – Abbyke Domina
Social Media Editor / Online Editor (Blogger) of the Year in association with Baileys – SisiYemmie.com
Makeup Artist of the year – Tenny Coco Kasham, Beauty by Coco
Actress of the Year (Big Screen) – Omoni Oboli, Being Mrs Elliot
Actress of the Year (TV) – Osas Ighodaro, Tinsel
Beauty Brand of the Year – House of Tara
Female Producers of the Year – Blessing Egbe, Lekki Wives
Brand Ambassador of the Year – Funke Akindele, OMO
Female Music Artist of the Year – Omawumi, Megbele
ELOY Recognition Award for your role as a Woman in Politics – Mrs Abike Dabiri Erewa
Recognition Award for your Humanitarian Services – Toyosi Akerele
Posthumous Award for dedication to service and for curbing the spread of the Ebola Virus in Nigeria – Dr. Ameyo Stella Shade Adadevoh
Recognition award for your role in the awareness for Sickle Cell Disease and Aid for carriers – Mrs. Stephanie Agbaje, Marvel Foundation