The Future Awards Africa 2016, which took place on Sunday night and the special black carpet and ceremony gave the term ‘star-studded’ a new meaning.
Nigeria’s most inspiring youth, celebrities, captains of industry, cultural, political elite and leaders most in touch with Nigeria’s young generation were in attendance.
The elegant black carpet was graced by Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Betty Irabor, Mo Cheddah, Linda Ikeji, Osas Ighodaro, DJ Obi, Toke Makinwa, Ayo Makun, Dorcas Shola-Fapson, Bolanle Olukanni,Osas Ighodaro Ajibade, Ini Dima-Okojie, Uti Nwachukwu, Mimi Onalaja, Kunle Afolayan, Bovi, Baby Face, Omowunmi Akinnifesi, Wole Ojo, Uche Nnaji to name a few.
One of the unforgettable highlights from the event were the musical performances of Falana, Simi, Timi Dakolo and Davido, respectively bringing their A-game to entertain and thrill guests.
Davido who was unannounced by organisers before the show performed his classics ‘Dami Duro’, ‘Skelewu’ amongst others with a live band.
The evening ended on a high with Mark Okoye, the 30-year old Commissioner, Economic Planning and Budget Planning, Anambra State, winning the coveted TFAA Prize for Young Person of the Year.