The recently-concluded 2018 edition of the prestigious entrepreneurship/business award, “The Entrepreneur Africa Awards” which took place on December 8, at Golden Gate Chinese Restaurant Ikoyi Lagos, was indeed a celebration of enterprise and innovation.
The Entrepreneur Africa, a business magazine, has for two years organized this Award event to celebrate the accomplished entrepreneurs, as well as support some of the country’s emerging entrepreneurs that are building innovative start-ups. This year’s edition was attended by hundreds of entrepreneurs and celebrities from across Nigeria, and a few other African countries.
With about 25 categories and over hundred nominees, the selected entrepreneurs proved to be outstanding in their various fields and thus, the recognition.
Some of the winners included: Ruth Kadiri Films – Movie Company of the year; Ubi Franklin – Business Person of the year; 6-year-old Ibrahim Idris Jnr – The Entrepreneur Africa Prize for philanthropy; Ayo Makun (AY) - The Entrepreneur Africa Prize for comedy Business and of course the very inspiring Ikeji family duo of Sandra Ikeji, CEO Events by Si, Event Management Brand of the Year, and Laura Ikeji – Social Media Business Influencer of The Year.
A Big congratulations to the winners and all the nominees for clinching this prestigious award and ending 2018 on a great note.