CMC Awards: The Journey So Far *by Cornell Udofia



It all started in 2016. The destination was the beautiful, well located, African and modern Planet 1 Hotel, in the heart of Ikeja Lagos.

There, the first edition of the CMC AWARDS took place, being chaired by a man of many titles and achievements, High Chief Mike Ozekhome, SAN.

And in 2017, CMC took her awards to the luxurious Kingcelia Hotel located in Jibowu Lagos, with the Hon. Minister for Communication, Barr. Abdul Raheem Adebayo Shittu, as the special guest of honour.

CMC’s gladiators of reputes who were honoured in the first two editions since the awards began to roll in, includes the following:

Chief Falilat Ogunkoya MON, Eedris Abdulkareem, Sola Olugbemiro, STACO Insurance Crew, Lanre Ijaola of BEN TV UK, Sunday Odita president of CRAN, Stevenator Nana of Planet tv Ghana, Steve Akpos Convener of Nollyfans achievement awards.

Meg Adewunmi CEO Lilie’s Fashion, Deputy Comptroller of Female Prisons Kiri Kiri DCP Lizzie Ekpendu, CSP Dolapo Badmus Zone 2 Police Command PRO, Christian Paul Nollywood Actor.

Ozzybee the Wonderkid, PST Joseph Omotosho, SP Ngozi Braide Manager Head of Oil & Gas PSFU, Mrs. Christiana Olabisi Ladipo Chairperson Officers Wives Association (PROWA), DCP Abba Kyari Head of IGP Intelligent team.

Queen Lilian Bach Nollywood Actress, Dr. Etubom Samson cMc Patron, Barr. Abang Mkpandiok, SP Famous Cole Former Image Maker Lagos State Police Command, ACP Tunji Disu Commander RRS.

Godwin Enakhena Sports, Ngozi Orji Nollywood actress, Pst Philomena Umoh cMc gladiator matron from the US, Victor Legend Business Man, Hassan Fawaz GM Kingscelia hotel (from Lebanon).

Morayo Afolabi-Brown TVC, Jesse Nazareth Nollywood Actor, Dr. Hakeem Rhaman Nollywood Actor, Agatha Amata CEO Rave tv, King Wadada Reggae Artist, Jimmy Aina Presenter RAVE TV, Righteous Freeman Gospel Reggae, Joshua Uloko Publisher City Pride Magazine, Ashley Stephanie Cameroon, Otunba Kunle Bakere CEO Encomiums Magazine, Mazi Azuh Arinze Publisher YES INTERNATIONAL, Alh. Abu Satar Publisher StarTrend Magazine.

Asandrea Collection Fashion House, RTD Colonel Anthonia James, Jane Thomas cMc Admin & upcoming Actress, BOBO CLOTHING LABEL, CSP Mary Ubangha DPO Sabo Police Command, Ezekiel Etim CEO Southern SPA Premium Water.

Baba De Baba Comedian, Comfortable Udofia, Ukeme Udofia, Aliche Udofia, Sandra Udofia, and Promise Udofia. And all those who were there to support us.

This year’s award will hold at the prestigious Ember Creek located at the Eko Atlantic Beachfront of the Landmark Towers in Victoria Island Lagos.

The tourist destination with a rooftop garden overlooking the serene beachfront promises to be an unforgettable delight for this year’s awards which is geared towards celebrating great achievers in our midsts.

We encourage all to join this train of celebrating great works and success in every field of professionalism.

Amb. Udofia Cornell