The Future Awards 2013 was a spectacular sight to behold yesterday Friday 20th December 2013 at the Aztec Arcum Hall, Port Harcourt, Rivers.
Top media personality Toke Makinwa and rap star Vector hosted the annual awards ceremony. 16 outstanding individuals in business, entertainment, politics, science and technology and education, were honoured with the coveted awards.
All nominees were aged 32 were 31 in the period under review – 2012/2013. BellaNaija‘s Editor-in-chief and Chief Executive Officer Uche Pedro, 29, was awarded the Prize in Entertainment Enterprise.
And of course, the event had loads of stars who flew in from various cities of the federation. They include Gbenro Ajibade, Kemi “Lala” Akindoju, OC Ukeje, Isio Wanogho, Julius Agwu and Timi Dakolo as well as Governor Rotimi Amaechi, Adesuwa Onyenokwe of TW Magazine and a representative of the Tony Elumelu Foundation Wiebe Boer.
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The Future Awards 2013 Full List of Winners
The Future Awards Prize in Advocacy & Activism: Orode Ryan-Okpu (24)
The Future Awards Prize in Science & Technology: Hugo Obi (32)
The Future Awards Prize in Community Action: Ife Adebayo (30)
The Future Awards Prize in New Media: Kingsley Ezeani (23)
The Future Awards Prize in Entertainment Talent: OC Ukeje (32)
The Future Awards Prize in Entertainment Enterprise: Uche Pedro of BellaNaija.com (29)
The Future Awards Prize in Journalism: Toyosi Ogunseye (29)
The Tony Elumelu Award for Business: Saheed Jumah (28)
The Future Awards Prize in Public Service: Dr. Adanna Chukwuma (31)
The Future Awards Prize in Professional Service: Kayode Temenu (29)
The Future Awards Prize in Agriculture: Precious Peter Nweke (31)
The Future Awards Prize in Fashion & Style: Aisha Bello (24)
The Future Awards Prize in Arts & Culture: Kenneth Gyang (27)
The Future Awards Prize in Enterprise Support: Ayodeji Adewunmi (29), Opeyemi Awoyemi (25), and Olalekan Olude (29) of Jobberman
The Future Awards Prize in Education: Otto Orondaam (26)
The Young Person of the Year: Ashish Thakkar (32)