It was a memorable night of glamour, glitz and colourful celebration when legendary Nigerian entertainers, Alibaba and Daddy Shokey joined several dignitaries and members of Junior Chamber International, Nigeria to honour recipients of the JCI Ten Outstanding Young Persons (JCI TOYP) award 2017 at the organisation’s 60th Anniversary TOYP Gala.
The event which had over 600 guests in attendance held on Saturday August 26th, 2017 at Glitz Events Centre in Lekki, Lagos, and was hosted by comedian and actor, Lafup. Other notable guests include Prof. Sidi Osho, Pioneer Vice Chancellor, Afe Babalola University, Mr. Isaac Orolugbagbe, Former MD of FedEx, and Mr. Dele Adeyinka, CDO, ALAT Digital Bank by Wema.
The 2017 JCI Nigeria TOYP awardees are Mark Okoye, Adepeju Jaiyeoba, Imrana Alhaji Buba, Oluyomi Ojo, Akomaye Peters-Benson, Ukinebo Dare, Mayowa Adegbile, Ayodele Dada and Affiong Williams. Interestingly, Imrana Alhaji Buba and Adepeju Jaiyeoba have also been named as recipients of the World JCI TOYP awards, the first time 2 Nigerians will appear together in the global top 10.
Check out photos from the JCI 60th Anniversary TOYP Gala below: