Young Achievers to Watch Out for in 2012

Here is a list in
Adora Oleh
The On-Air personality (TV) succeeded in co-hosting the last three
editions of the MTN Project fame. With a postgraduate Diploma in Media
Law and Journalism, Adora will be looking forward to add to her
accolades this year.

Bode Pedro
He is the Founder and CEO of VEDA Technology, manufacturers of laptop
computers by Nigerians. With several nominations and awards to his
credit in recent years, Bode added the ‘Business Owner Of the year’
award to the list at the 2011 Future Awards.

Bola Fadina
The Young Entrepreneur and beautician kicked off her career in 2011
with the launch of her Blush beauty and Salon.

Chineze Anyaene
In 2011, the award winning film-maker released what was widely
regarded as the most successful Nigerian movie “Ije”, which featured
Genevieve Nnaji and Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde. Chineze is also the
founder and C.E.O of Xandria productions.

Chude Jideonwo
The public speaker boasts of a successful career in Journalism, law
and as a TV presenter. He’s also the founder of the youth coalition
‘Enough is Enough’ that led the ‘RSVP 2011 elections campaign’. Chude
is currently the editor of Y! Magazine ( and spearheads
the Future Awards project

Debola Williams
Debola has been a TV Producer, actor, Journalist and youth development
professional over the years, but recently became a regular host on the
Engaging TV show ‘Rubbing Minds’’. His outstanding contribution to the
Future Awards project is also worthy of Note.

Dolapo Oni
She’s a prominent face on TV and red carpet events, through her
involvement with MNET studios as a presenter. Aside her notable
presentation skills, Dolapo’s fashion sense & lifestyle makes her a

Efemena Tommy
Efe is the young and most popular face behind Excite TV. Over the
years, he has become a red carpet favourite, with his witty and
exciting presentation skills.

Eku Edewor
The light skinned and classy TV presenter currently plies her trade
with Studio 53 extra. This has made her become a red carpet goddess at
various event functions.

Japheth Omojuwa
The writer, social media and political enthusiast remains one of the
notable individuals behind the #OccupyNigeria project. Omojuwa’s
online spat with popular political figures on various social networks
remains his strongest point, and has earned him a cult following and
popular status.

Tiwa Savage
Tiwa made her way into the entertainment industry in 2010 with her
chart topping single ‘kele kele love’. She has since become the most
daring and relevant female artiste/pop star in the country, with
impressive follow-up singles. Critics have predicted a very successful
outing in 2012, paving the way for her peers as she releases her debut

Toyosi Akerele
Toyosi is a trained lawyer by profession and CEO of RISE networks,
printing press and Magazine. Through her wealth of experience, Toyosi
has become a sought-after speaker at various youth trainings and

Lamide Akintobi
The International Journalism Graduate made lasting impressions while
working forChannels TV. The young and vibrant broadcaster now plies
her trade at the Lagos based Television Continental (TVC).

Oreka Godis
She was regarded as the most charismatic radio presenter during her
three-year reign at beat FM. The Clinical science degree holder, who
resigned last November, joined cable news network NN24 and now hosts
her own show as a prominent On-air personality.

The trybe records music producer was responsible for a host of hit
songs in the past year. His association with trybes records CEO eldee
has further elevated his status in the competitive industry. He’s also
worked with artistes such as Naeto C, Jah Bless, Skales, eLDee, Shank,
KB, Iceberg Slim, amongst others

Osagie Osarenkhoe
The artiste manager, who currently runs the Entertainment
outfit, has had a great impact in the careers of several artistes
(established and fast rising). Some of which include Wizkid, Skales,
Kel, 5mics, Pope, 19th Street and Slim T.

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