It was an evening of fun and relaxation as extraordinary Nigerians came out to unwind after a long days job at Miliki, (Members Only Lounge), Lagos for the Chivas Extraordinary Nigerians Event hosted by media girl, Bolanle Olukanni.
Chivas Regal unveiled its inspirational new campaign titled Extraordinary Nigerians which celebrates individuals who are making remarkable strides within their chosen industries.
The campaign was inspired by the Entrepreneurial spirit of the Chivas brothers – their eye for astute business opportunities and more importantly their belief that success tastes better when shared.
At the event, Chivas Regal unveiled Afua Osei, Co- Founder of She Leads Africa, Oluyomi Ojo (Co-Founder of Printivo), Shola Ladoja (Founder of Simply Green Juices) and Temilade Osinfade (Founder T.T Dalk) as the four individuals selected by the brand to front the campaign. Their passion, tenacity and resilience has seen them become industry leaders.
Guests enjoyed canapes and sipped bespoke Chivas cocktails at the event which provided a great atmosphere to network.
Present at the event were some of the country’s leading entrepreneurs and innovators including Olaotan Towry Coker (Founder Afritickets), Chinedu Azudoh (Founder MAX Deliveries), Gbenga Ashiru (Founder, MADE Group), Obinna Okwandu (Founder Fibre), Seye Johnson (African Technology Foundation), as well as several beauty entrepreneurs such as Dodos Uvieghara (D’artise by Dodos), Ezinne Alfa (Beauty in Lagos), Nnenna Okoye (Youtopia), Leslie Okoye (Cookie Skin), Tracy Nwapa ( Traycee Pieces), Kaynsiola Demola Seriki ( Shea Tribe).
Media personalities Eku Edewor (Mnet 53 Extra), Keturah King (Arise News), Funke Babs-Kufeji (This Day Style) were joined by Peace Hyde, the newly appointed Head of Digital and Media partnerships for Forbes Africa.
See photos from the event below
Guardian Cover at lounge
Cross Section Of Miliki Lounge
Oluyomi Ojo (Founder, Printivo) , Temilade Osinfade .
Afua Osei (Co-Founder, She Leads Africa)
Akin Faminu, Fashion Blogger
Bolanle Olukanni, Host
Chinedu Azudoh (Founder, Max.ng)
Dekunle Abudu (Brand Ambassador, Chivas Regal Nigeria)
Demola Adetona (Founder, Expoze Nigeria), Tiwalola Olanubi ( Founder, Dotts Media House)
Gbenga Ashiru (Founder, Made Group Africa)
Idia Aisien (Host, Spice TV)
Ill Rymz (TV Personality)
K’OLA (Host, MTV Base)
Kanyisola Demola-Seriki (Founder, Shea Tribe)
Keturah King (Host, Arise News)
Leslie Okoye (Founder, Cookie Skin), Nnenna Okoye (Founder, Youtopia Beauty), Wonu Okoye (Founder, Meidei)
Peace Hyde (Head Digital Media & Partnership, Forbes Africa), Keturah King (Host, Arise TV), Eku Edewer (Actress and TV Personality), Latasha (Host, Hottopics).
Oluseye Soyode-Johnson ( Founder, African Technology Foundation).
Nnenna Anyaugo (Producer, West of Ivy).
Nicole Asinugo (Lead Editor & Content Producer, Ndani TV)
Mimi Onalaja (Host, VVIP Events).
Ronke Bamisedun (Founder, BWL Agency).
Some of the Pernod Ricard Nigeria Team
Steve Baba-Eko (Founder, X3M Group).
Temilade Osinfade (Founder, T.T. Dalk).
Dekunle Abudu (Brand Ambassador, Chivas Regal Nigeria), Zina Anumudu (Founder, The Style Concierge and Ozinna.com)
Tannaz Bahnam (Founder, Lost in Lagos)
Steve Baba-Eko (Founder, X3M Group), Oluseye Soyode-Johnson (Founder, The African Technology Foundation), Oluyomi Ojo (Founder, Printivo), Olaotan Towry-Coker (Founder, AfriTickets.com and Cranium One) .
Mimi Onalaja ( Host, VVIP Events), Idia Aisien (Host, Style 101), Ezinne Alfa (Founder, Beauty In Lagos), Dodos Uvieghara (Founder, IAMDODOS)
Dodos Uvieghara (Founder, IAMDODOS), Tito Akomolafe
Bolanle Olukanni (Host) before the unviel.
Chika Uwazie (Founder, Talent Base), K’OLA (Host, MTV Base)
Cross section of guests at the lounge
Ezinne Alfa (Founder, Beauty In Lagos), Nnenna Okoye (Founder, Youtopia Beauty).
Guest, Obinna Okwodu (Founder, Fibre.ng)
Ill Rymz (TV Personality), Hauwa Mukan (Host, Fuze TV), Deji Awokoya (GM, Megalectrics Limited)
Lanre Odutola (Consultant, Pernod Ricard Nigeria), Craig Van Niekerk (Marketing Director, Pernod Ricard Nigeria)
Ozzy Agu (Actor and TV Host), Sonia Irabor (Editor, Genevieve Magazine)
Sam Odesanmi (Brand Manager, Chivas Regal Nigeria), Oluyomi Ojo (Founder, Printivo), Olaotan Towry-Coker (Founder, AfriTickets.com), Afua Osei (Founder, She Leads Africa).
Timilehin Bello (Founder, Media Panache) and Guest .
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