The opening ceremony hosted the crème-de-la-crème of the society, celebrities, top executives, humanitarian/service organisations, Nollywood personalities, Artistes and Comedians of the Federal Republic of Nigeria amongst others.
Monday, 3rd of October, 2016, saw the Event centre come alive as it was opened in Grand style with attendance from personalities including Pastor Tony Rapu and his wife, Pastor Nkoyo Rapu, veteran Nollywood actor Emeka Ossai and his wife, Jumai, the foremost Nation Builder and Leadership Expert, Fela Durotoye, Segun Oladipo, and many others.
Chocolate City’s acts Jesse Jagz, C-Kay, Nosa and Jaywon thrilled the guests with great performance. The atmosphere was a mini-concert as popular comedians of the Federal Republic took turn to entertain the guests from Senator to FunnyBone, Dan D’Humorous, Davidson, Longman and Mimic-O to numerous rib-cracking jokes throughout the event. Music was by DJ SKY who held the Turn-Table down.
In her remark at the event, Adetola Juyitan who has spent over a decade in the banking Industry revealed that Glitz came from a place of passion. “The Glitz is a spectacular event centre with an edge: established to deliver the industry’s finest level of expertise to small, medium and large organizations, specialist groups and discerning individuals, who desire the perfect venue for their events”.
She further stated that there is a plan to replicate Glitz in several other states and countries in the next few years.
The Glitz Event Centre is located at Block 2 Plot 2, Okunde Blue Water Scheme, Opposite Vantage Beach Hotel, off the Lekki 2nd Roundabout in Lagos.
Guests at the event include but not limited to: Mr & Mrs Abayomi Ogunjimi (Adetola Juyitan’s parents), The Ogunjimis (Her siblings), Pastor Tony Rapu, Pastor Mrs. Nkoyo Rapu, Fela Durotoye, Jaywon (The “making-money” crooner), Senator the Comedian, FunnyBone, Dan D’Humorous, Davidson, Longman, Mimic-O, Abuchi (MI Abaga’s Manager), Emeka Ossai and his wife Jumai, Mr. Apollos Ikpobe, Segun Oladipo & wife Dr. Yemisi Oladipo, Mudasiru Sanusi & wife, JCI Senators Kalada Apiafi, Filius Osubor, Ola Ogunlana and Benjamin Onwughai, The JCI Executive VP, Seun Osikalu, JCI Nigeria Executive Secretary Folakemi Olajiga, Tope & Tolu Fasoranti, Dayo Daramola, Bisi Ogunwale, Kayode Ayedogbon of Huawei Technologies, Mosope Adefuye, Odunayo Adeneye, Oruaro Ese, Paul Akingbola, Babasoji & Tejumola Maurice-Diya and friends, Tim Godfrey (The “Ekelebe” crooner, Yomi Apase, Deji Adegoke, Kunle Olabisi, Adekunle Adebisi, Roli Esisi, Debbie Liadi, Yvonne Olasogba, Stella Nwihim, Afie Braimah, Adenrele Edwards, Paul Peters, Adeniyi Balogun (of Multichoice Nigeria), Smyla, Kayode Bamidele, Omonigho Omofoman, Olatilewa Babalogbon, Jide Adeyemi & Ranti Agunloye (of Big and Bold Communications), Sola Adewunmi, Rabi Momoh, Rolake Akinkugbe, Funke Medun, Thayo Ladipo, Titi Ogufere, Wale Bakare, Nneka Obi, Emeka Ezetendu, Sag Orume, Toyin Ajani, Moruff Adenekan, Iyiola Folayan, Toyin Atanda, Afolabi Orekoya, Lemuel & Bunmi George (CEO Emisara), Osayi Alile (one-time WIMBIZ CEO), Yemi & Omowunmi Adewusi, Gbenga & Joy Olumurewa, Henry & ID Ogufere, Akanimo & Uduak Ekong, Dele Balogun, Toci Opara, Nkechi, Tokunbo Egeregor, Jide Benson, Adeola Bali (MD, Garment Care), Tosin & Yemi Okojie, Oke Maduewusi (Founder & CEO of Zaron Cosmetics), The Durojaiyes, Mobo Biobaku (Founder & CEO of Mobos Fashion), Nnamdi Ezurike, Akintola Oladejo, the Mahogany Productions crew led by Sola Oyebade, members of JCI Nigeria, members of This Present House, members of The WaterBrook Church, RCCG Pastors, Working Women, SHUSSO old school mates, and many others.
See more photos from the event:
It was really a fun-filled day full of Glitz & Glam…