Thus year, the highly-anticipated Encomium Black and White Ball season five wasn’t as highly advertised due to the current state of affairs in the country, but the occasion still held.
The party honored 25 personalities on Sunday, August 10, 2014, at Ruby Gardens, Kilometre 11, Lekki-Epe Expressway, Lagos.
Pastor Ituah Ighodalo of Trinity House was named most stylish man at 50s and the most stylish leader of the faithful while Nollywood Celebrities Chidi Mokeme and Rita Dominic won the most stylish entertainer and most elegant entertainer respectively.
The first lady of Lagos, Emmanuella Abimbola Fashola was also decorated as the Most Adorable First Lady, as well as the Deputy Governor of Lagos, Victoria Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire who was honoured as the Most Elegant Deputy Governor.
Check out the full list below: -
BEST OCCASIONS’ WEAR DESIGNER – House of Bunor (Mr.Frank Osodi)
BEST AFROCENTRIC DESIGNER – Mudi Africa (Mr. Mudiaga Enajemo)
MOST ELEGANT WOMAN (40s CATEGORY) – Mrs. Ndidi Obioha
MOST STYLISH MAN (40s) – Mr. Herbert Wigwe
MOST STYLISH MAN (50s) – Pastor Ituah Ighodalo
BEST CLOTHIER – Message (Mr. Ifeanyi Okonkwo)
FASTEST GROWING BRAND – Twice as Nice (Mr. Waheed Shonibare)
SKIN THERAPIST OF THE YEAR – Susan Chanel Beauty Skinline
MOST STYLISH ENTERTAINER – Mr. Chidi Mokeme
MOST ELEGANT ENTERTAINER – Miss Rita Dominic
MOST ADORABLE FIRST LADY – Dame Emmanuella Abimbola Fashola, Lagos’ first lady
MOST ELEGANT LEGISLATOR – Hon. (Mrs.) Funmi Tejuosho
MOST STYLISH SPEAKER – Rt. Hon. Adeyemi Ikuforiji, Speaker, Lagos House of Assembly
MOST STYLISH SENATOR – Senator Ganiyu Olanrewaju Solomon
MOST ELEGANT DEPUTY GOVERNOR – Hon. (Princess) Victoria Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire, Lagos’ Deputy Governor
MOST STYLISH GOVERNOR IN NIGERIA – Chief Godswill Obot Akpabio,Akwa Ibom’s Governor
FASHION SHOW-PLACE OF THE YEAR – Mudi Africa (Mr. Mudiaga Enajemo)
MOST INFLUENTIAL FASHION BRAND – Vivid Imagination (Mr. Godwin Mekwuye)
SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD, PACE SETTING DESIGNER – Vivid Imagination (Mr. Godwin Mekwuye)
SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD, PACE SETTING CLOTHIER – Silky Touch (Ogbuefi Victor Okolie)
MOST STYLISH MONARCH – Oba Obateru Akinruntan, Olugbo of Ugboland
MOST STYLISH MAN CORPORATE NIGERIA – Dr. Alex Otti
MOST STYLISH LEADER OF THE FAITHFUL – Pastor Ituah-Ighodalo
ALL-TIME BEAUTY QUEEN – Mrs. Ibidunni Ituah-Ighodalo
SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD, PILLAR OF ENTERTAINMENT – DJ Jimmy Jatt (Jimi Adewale Amu)