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Jimi Agbaje, Asiwaju Fola Osibo, Sola Sobowale, Omawumi & More Support the Federal Nigeria Society for The Blind at the “2016 Masked May Ball”

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The Federal Nigeria Society for the Blind as a non-profit organisation established for the rehabilitation and training of adults and adolescents living with vision impairment in Nigeria, on Saturday, May 28th 2016 and it was all shades of fun!

The Chairman of the Society, Chief Asiwaju Fola Osibo, Former Lagos State Gubernatorial Candidate Jimi Agbaje, Veteran Nollywood actress Sola Sobowale among others were present at the event.

Activities held at the show include a fashion show (using Adire materials and crafts done by the students), a celebrity auction (where celebrities were auctioned off, for the highest bidder to win a blind dinner date for two with the celebrity) and a raffle draw to win the most exotic gifts.

Check out all the lovely photos from the event:

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It’s Black or White

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Non-Conformists with a Burst of Colour

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The Awards Ceremony

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Performances & Audience

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21 Comments

  1. Kate Moss

    June 1, 2016 at 8:27 pm

    Looks like a very boring event

  2. UNCLE GWE GWE GWE

    June 1, 2016 at 9:49 pm

    Nice concept

  3. Tiwalope Savage George

    June 1, 2016 at 10:35 pm

    I wish I attended this event. … the concepts are wonderful.

  4. Femi Benson

    June 1, 2016 at 10:40 pm

    I had tonnes of fun at the Masked May Ball. … most people looked very nice. The best outfit was definitely the beautiful lady in the very first picture…. does anyone know who she is??? I need to marry her asap….my contact details are 08032102109…. mystery lady in white…. I am in love…..

  5. Amaka Stevens

    June 1, 2016 at 10:44 pm

    The Masked May was beautiful. The Olori Oko dancer blew me away. I learnt a few things about blindness during the presentation and want to find out more. .. I never knew people could go blind from measles…. that’s deep!

  6. Tom Fickens

    June 1, 2016 at 10:45 pm

    I had fun. Glad I went

  7. Lara George

    June 1, 2016 at 10:46 pm

    I will like to be a part of this next year

  8. Huawa Mogaji

    June 2, 2016 at 2:27 am

    The second picture with the white cape trousers are really stunning. .. beautiful woman too..

  9. Deji phillips

    June 2, 2016 at 2:28 am

    The Masked May Ball was awesome. Can’t wait for next year’s. .

  10. Yinka Bello

    June 2, 2016 at 2:30 am

    I won a gift during the raffle… never won anything before…. felt so special

  11. Dr Stevens

    June 2, 2016 at 2:32 am

    I will like to support this great cause. The pictures are amazing. I love the concepts.

  12. Kelly Smart

    June 2, 2016 at 2:34 am

    I love the idea of the masks. Very good theme

  13. Grace Adedamola

    June 2, 2016 at 2:35 am

    Never knew one could go blind from measles….. the presentation was a real eye opener

  14. Sonia Sonibare

    June 2, 2016 at 2:37 am

    The fashion show was my best part….. nicely done…. in conjunction with blind models…. thumbs up to the designer

  15. Chineye Chikelu

    June 2, 2016 at 2:39 am

    The saxophonist killed it!

  16. Obi Somt

    June 2, 2016 at 2:40 am

    The fashion show and poetry were my best

  17. Richard Dada

    June 2, 2016 at 2:41 am

    Glad I went. My husband enjoyed himself thoroughly

  18. Dupe Kilaso

    June 2, 2016 at 9:51 am

    I wish I went as the event looked like it was fun

  19. Solape Sonariwo

    June 2, 2016 at 9:53 am

    Lovely concept

  20. The Don

    June 2, 2016 at 9:54 am

    Sola Sobowale did well for supporting this great cause

  21. LarryWemmy

    May 11, 2017 at 9:48 am

    That is very kind of you Sis Lara my name sake . 2017 event is happening May 20. And the theme is ‘;Through the ages”
    I am thinking of doing something from the 60s-80s

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