Nigerian tabloid City People celebrated the 2nd edition of their Entertainment Awards – The City People Entertainment Awards 2010 on the 18th of July 2010. The first edition of the awards took place in Abeokuta, Ogun State last year and this year, the party moved to the Centre of Excellence – Lagos State.
It was a mega starfest as stars from the music and movie industries in Ghana and Nigeria converged to celebrate this festive event.
The City People Entertainment Awards is basically the only awards ceremony in Nigeria that brings stars from every possible facet together. Music stars such as Timaya, Banky W, Naeto C, MI, Lara George, Waje, Omawumi, Kefee, Tony Tetuila, Darey and many others were at the event alongside Ghanaian movie stars Jackie Appiah, Juliet Ibrahim and Yvonne Nelson. Yoruba movie stars Saidi Balogun, Lola Alao and many of their colleagues were also present while Eastern based Nigerian movie stars including Nkiru Sylvanus and the popular Aneke Twins were also at the event. Comedy legend Ali Baba was at the event as was AY Makun and female comedian extraordinaire Helen Paul. Finally, Nollywood’s biggest stars including Emeka Ike, Uche Jombo, Eucharia Anunobi, Desmond Elliot and numerous others also graced the event.
Big winners at the awards included Kefee, Jackie Appiah, Timaya, Naeto C, Idowu Phillip (Mama Rainbow), Uche Jombo, General Pype, Da Grin (His parents picked up his award on his behalf), Terry G and Desmond Elliot.
Below are red carpet photos from the event.
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