Interestingly, the Africa Illustrious Award event which was held at Radisson Blu Hotel, Victoria Island in Lagos, marked off as the maiden edition of the quintessential Media brand, My Media Africa.
It is a natural law, that every good action has a reward, which can come anytime and in any form. Wednesday, 16th of December, 2020 was a memorable day as worthy Africans were awarded and honoured for their hard work in various sectors, Like philanthropy, Academia, Entrepreneurship, innovation, capacity building, and Technology.
Interestingly, the event which was held at Radisson Blu Hotel, Victoria Island in Lagos, marked off as the maiden edition of the quintessential Media brand, My Media Africa.
The event achieved a glorious reality, as government officials, business executives and other eminent Nigerians graced the venue for the much-awaited ceremony.
After a painstaking exercise, the board of My Media Africa announced the Awardees of the maiden edition of My Media Africa’s Africa illustrious Award 2020. The board noted that the publisher’s choices were based on the strength of industry knowledge, experience and professional advice, while the people’s choices were based on readers votes and thorough review.
Notably, one of the early attendees of the event was Hon. Yinka Odumakin who represented the former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan. Also in attendance, was the representative of the former minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode who was represented by Hon. Mark Ndifreke. The event also witnessed the presence of leading Tech gurus, who have made a positive impact in the Tech industry.
No doubt, each second at the event was filled with priceless moments of good ambience. As there was classical performances from the Nigerian Army Band, comical relief by award-winning comedian, Klint De drunk and also an insightful personal Music display from Prince Angel Nwaebube. Also, the coverage of the beautiful moments of the event was well handled by Bisi Olatilo’s media crew.
Notably, the highpoint of the award ceremony was the official launch of My Media Africa Magazine,www.mymediaafrica.com. Designed as an all-colour glossy monthly magazine that spotlights the entrepreneurial, innovative, leadership and technological bright side of Africa. It is a magazine that projects and showcases the African Success Stories in business, innovation, technology, startups and youth.