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Photos and Highlights : Gov Rotimi Amaechi, Jimi Agbaje, Pat Utomi, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Funke Akindele, Banky W, Iyanya, Dakore Akande and others at The Future Awards Africa 2014

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Photos and Highlights : Gov Rotimi Amaechi, Jimi Agbaje, Pat Utomi, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Funke Akindele, Banky W, Iyanya, Dakore Akande and others at The Future Awards Africa 2014

Dakore Egbuson Akande & Adepetun

Dakore Egbuson Akande & Adepetun

The highly anticipated Africa biggest Youth Event and Africa Nobel Peace Prize ” The Future Awards 2014 ”, was held yesterday at at the Intercontinental Hotels Lagos.

The event was hosted by beauty-queen Osas Ighodaro, alongside with Nigeria Afro-Pop singer Iyanya and Rapper Ice Prince, while there are musical performances from Paris-based Nigeria Afro-soul singer Asa, alongside with sensational Afro-pop/diva Yemi Alade, Iyanya, Waje and OC Ukeje, opening the show with the Nigerian national anthem and many others.

The red carpet was anchor by Bolanle Olukanni, Zainab Balogun, Denola Grey and Zina Anumudu. The Future Awards Africa 2014 is headlined by Access Bank and UBA. It is presented in partnership with Etisalat, Microsoft, the Lagos Internal Revenue Service and the Tony Elumelu Foundation.

Adebola Williams with Banky W

Adebola Williams with Banky W

The event have star-studded celebrity stars alongside with top politicians in Nigeria, powerful and inspiration speeches from River-State governor Gov. Rotimi Amaechi, Former Minster of Education and Former Vice President from World Bank for Africa Dr. Oby Ezekwesili and calls to action speech by EME Record label boss Banky W and veteran Nollywood actress and Diva Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, to name a few.

Bolanle Olukanni

Bolanle Olukanni

Memorable highlights of the night included an electrifying set by Asa, performing songs from her new album, ‘Bed of Stone’ in Nigeria for the first time. Of note also was the #STOPEBOLA auction to raise money for the United Nations Ebola Response Fund, the final leg of TFAA #STOPEBOLA campaign. A bespoke dress by Lanre Da Silva Ajayi was the auction item and it was sold for N1M naira, bought by Nigeria’s foremost blogger Linda Ikeji.

High profile guests in attendance at the event were Minister of Youth Development, Boni Haruna representing President Goodluck Jonathan, Governor Rotimi Amaechi, Professor Pat Utomi, former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Odein Ajumogobia, CEO Sahara Group, Tonye Cole, Senator Femi Gbajabiamila, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, Lanre Da Silva Ajayi, Daniel Amokachi, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Funke Akindele, Dakore Akande, Timi Dakolo, Toke Makinwa, Toolz, Uti Nwachukwu, Dotun of COOL FM, to name a few.

Debola Falana, Chin Okeke, Wunika Mukan and Latasha Ngwube

Debola Falana, Chin Okeke, Wunika Mukan and Latasha Ngwube

Funke AKindele

Funke AKindele

Governor Rotimi Amaechi & Adebola Williams

Governor Rotimi Amaechi & Adebola Williams

Iyanya & Osas

Iyanya & Osas

Iyanya and His Manager Ubi Franklin

Iyanya and His Manager Ubi Franklin

Jimi Agbaje & Adebola Williams

Jimi Agbaje & Adebola Williams

Kunle Afolayan & Bolanle Austen-Peters

Kunle Afolayan & Bolanle Austen-Peters

Lamide Akintobi

Lamide Akintobi

Lanre Da Silva Ajayi

Lanre Da Silva Ajayi

Lanre Da Silva Ajayi & Amokachi D-Bull

Lanre Da Silva Ajayi & Amokachi D-Bull

Makida Moka

Makida Moka

Mr & Mrs Akande

Mr & Mrs Akande

Former Minister of Eduction Oby Ezekwesili

Former Minister of Eduction Oby Ezekwesili

Omalicha

Omalicha

Omotola Jalade with hubby, Cpt Ekeinde

Omotola Jalade with hubby, Cpt Ekeinde

Oreka Godis

Oreka Godis

Osas & Iyanya

Osas & Iyanya

Osas Ighodaro & Ice Prince

Osas Ighodaro & Ice Prince

Osas Ighodaro

Osas Ighodaro

Pat Utomi & Zainab Balogun

Pat Utomi & Zainab Balogun

Selfiemoment with Dakore

Selfiemoment with Dakore

Timi Dakolo & Wife

Timi Dakolo & Wife

Tinsel star, Gideon Okeke

Tinsel star, Gideon Okeke

Toke Makinwa

Toke Makinwa

Tonye Cole

Tonye Cole

Tonye Cole, Bolanle Austen-Peters

Tonye Cole, Bolanle Austen-Peters

Tosin Bucknor

Tosin Bucknor

Zainab Balogun

Zainab Balogun

Vector

Vector

Waje

Waje

Waje & OC Ukeje perfoming the National Anthem

Waje & OC Ukeje perfoming the National Anthem

Waje

Waje

Yemi Alade

Yemi Alade

Zainab Balogun & Dr. Wiebe Boer

Zainab Balogun & Dr. Wiebe Boer

Zainab Balogun

Zainab Balogun

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