The 10 Degrees Event Center, Lagos, played host to the City People Magazine’s flagship City People Movie Awards on 13th October, 2019.
The event was captioned ‘Celebrating the Stars In The Movie Industry’.
It was also a day to officially launch their major jump into the digital TV business, the ‘City People TV’, a platform created for the covering of social events.
The award event had a special guest in Shehu Sani, a popular Nigerian lawmaker, author, playwright, activist and leading figure in the fight for democracy.
In the awards proper, the organizers celebrated the cast of The Village Headmaster, Yoruba, Igbo and Hausa sections of Nollywood.
The winners include:
- Lagos Chapter of the Actors Guild of Nigeria
- Yoruba movie legends like Olwafunmilayo Esusu, Baba Wande, Muyiwa London, Baba Wande, Iya Ereko, Ade Adenrele, Dimeji Ijaduade, Nike Peller, Michael Ayoola Ogunsina, 79, popularly known as Papalolo of Jesters International, which comprised Jacob, Papalolo, and Aderupoko.
- Chief (Mrs.) Ibidun Allison, the inimitable Amebo of the village headmaster.
- Mainstream Nollywood veterans like Keppy Ekpeyong, Fred Amata, Clarion Chukwura and Tony Akposheri
- And others.
The event, which was well attended, had the executives of Lagos AGN, members and their friends in attendance. In addition to the captains of industry.