14th of January 2017 was a remarkable day for the executive members of the most prestigious youths award event in Nigeria, when the award event, The Nigeria Youth Awards, was finally unveiled at ST and T Hotel, Baruwa Ayobo, Lagos. The launch and inauguration of the upcoming event were attended by big guns and society big wigs. The CEO of ST and T, Mr. Adedayo led the dignitaries that graced the event. Also in attendance were popular Nollywood actor, Dare Adesuyi, upcoming music act, Cornerstone and some models. According to the CEO of NIYE AWARDS, Ambassador Oluwatosin Oshin, the executive meeting of the members was to officially unveil and endorse the awards and to officially open the awards nomination portal on the website: www.niyeawards.com.ng. He also mentioned that preparations are on-going in partnership with BK multimedia Ghana to organize Ghana Youth’s Excellence Awards later this year. He used the opportunity to seek for more supporters and sponsors towards the success of the forthcoming NIYE AWARDS 2017.
Meanwhile, former Lagos State governor, Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Lagos State governor, Ambode have been penciled down as a potential winner for the prestigious award, which will be held in Lagos at a yet to be fixed venue.