Captain of industries, top celebrities and professionals from all works of life all converged at Terra Kulture Victoria Island, Lagos to show support for Effects Concepts, a pan Nigeria movement devoted to promulgating and instilling patriotism among Nigerians.
The event, tagged ‘CEOs gather For The Love of The Nation’ is a collaborative effort between Effects Concepts Nigeria and DKK & Associates.
Speaking on the event, Adeleke Ajayi, Managing Director of Effects Concepts and convener of the CEO event, stated that the campaign was conceived to create a ripple effect that will stimulate a sense of patriotism in Nigerians. He stated that the Ripple Effect campaign will be driven by a reality TV show, ‘Hosting The Flag’, while the group intends to unveil the biggest Coat of Arms in the world. Ripples Effect campaign will also feature a tour of the National flag across all the states of the federation.
The event had in attendance former Chief Security Officer Alhaji Hamza al-Mustapha who delivered the Key Note address, Dr. Frederick Fasehun while veteran actor, Victor Olaotan was the anchor of the day.
Yinka Davies set the tone for a beautiful night with her stunning rendition of the national anthem. Nollywood stars, Bimbo Akintola and Zara Udofia-Ejoh took centrestage and both actresses performed a special citation. The event also featured an entertaining performance from Ara while former Big Brother Nigeria contestant and renowned dancer, Frank Konwea thrilled the audience with his fluid dance steps.
Other guests at the event included ex professional footballer John Fashanu, ace musician, Zaaki Azzay, President of Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, Yerima Shettima, Nollywood Actor, Kalu Okeagbu amongst others.
Here are pictures from the event.