For its 2012 edition, the ThisDay Awards for Excellence focused on honouring outstanding Nigerian women.
From business to government, advocacy and technology, a cross-section of outstanding women were given awards during the awards ceremony on Monday, February 13 2012.
Former US President Bill Clinton and Cherie Blair QC were at the event alongside Nigerian business leaders and government officials.
55 women were honoured at the event. The list includes Dr Doyin Abiola, Toyosi Akerele, Oby Ezekwesili, Maryam Inna Ciroma, Muni Shonibare, Funke Osibodu, Amina Az-Zubair, Sally Udoma, Pamela Olayinka Adedayo, Aderonke Kale, Mayen Adetiba and Aruma Oteh.
Check out the red carpet report from Flytime TV below.