Mercy Johnson, Uche Pedro, Cee-C and Lota Chukwu were among the women honoured at the 2018 edition of Exquisite Lady of the Year (ELOY) Awards.

ELOY Awards, now in its 10th year, is organised to celebrate women of excellence who are blazing the trail in their chosen fields.

Here are the winners at the awards ceremony which took place on Sunday.

ACTRESS OF THE YEAR
MERCY JOHNSON OKOJIE: Seven & a half dates. – WINNER
TOYIN ABRAHAM: Ghost and the Tout
BIMBO ADEMOYE: Backup Wife
BISOLA AIYEOLA: Pay Day
ZAINAB BALOGUN: Sylvia
CHIGUL: Crazy people
BUKUNMI OLUWASINA: Ranti mi

ELOY AWARD FOR AGRICULTURE
OLUSOLA SOWEMIMO, Ope Farms
ADA OSAKWE, Agrolay
FATIMA OYIA Ademoh, Ajima Farms
MOSUNMOLA UMORU, FarmsShoppe
IFEOLUWA ARIYO, Forth Worth Farms — WINNER
ADERONKE ADERINOYE, AgriHub Nigeria

ACTRESS OF THE YEAR (TV AND WEB SERIES)
JEMIMA OSUNDE, Rumour has it
ADEBUKOLA OLADIPUPO, MTV Shuga
INI DIMA OKOJIE, Battleground
LOTA CHUKWU, Ajoche — WINNER
Lilian Afegbai, Ajoche

SCRIPTWRITER OF THE YEAR
VIVIAN CHIJI, Ojukwu The Heiress, Losing Control, Cougars
DAMI ELEBE, From Lagos with Love, Skinny Girl in transit, Rumour has it — WINNER
RITA ONWURA, Meet the InLaws, High Stakes
DORIS ARIOLE, Benevolence

FASHION DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
NONNINSTICS
STYLE TEMPLE
TUBO — WINNER
MOOFA DESIGNS
WANNI FUGA
IMAD EDUSO
GOZEL GREEN

ELOY AWARD FOR AUTHORS
NINA IPHECHUKWUDE ANYIANUKA, Disowned — WINNER
AMAKA CHIKA-MBONU, How to get your wife to swing from a chandelier in a red negligee
BETTY IRABOR, Dust to Dew
LAURA IKEJI, How to make money on Instagram
TOSIN AJIBADE, Misfit to Hero

ELOY INNOVATION / INVENTION AWARD
OLUWAYIMIKA ANGEL ADELAJA, Fresh Direct
TEMI GIWA TUBOSUN, Life Bank Direct
UCHE PEDRO, Bella Naija — WINNER
DR OLA BROWN, Flying Doctors
AFUA OSEI & YASMIN BELO-OSAGIE, She Leads Africa

ELOY HOSPITALITY AWARD
NIKE MAJEKODUNMI, Nuts about cake — WINNER
RENI FOLAWIYO, Alara
TIYAN ALILE, Culinary School Nigeria
WONU LAMIDI, Diamond & Pearl
DORCAS GEORGE, The George Hotel
AMAKA AMATOKWU, Wihn

ELOY AWARD FOR EMPOWERMENT
CHISON OGBUMUO, The Conversation Cafe.
FUNKE OGUNTUGA, Heartminders
NKEM OKOCHA, Mamamoni
MERCY MAKINDE, Amazing Amazon’s initiative — WINNER
SUCCESS OMAJE JULIUS, Experience Dev hub

ON AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR (RADIO)
HONEY OJUKWU, UrbanFM Enugu
SANDRA EZEKWESILI, CoolFM PH
MARYANNE DUKE OKON, Nigeriainfo PH
SHINE BEGHO, MaxFM Lagos
SABINA, Naijainfo Lagos
FOLU STORM – Smooth Fm, Lagos – WINNER
JOYCE ONYEMUWA – Cool fm, Lagos

SOCIAL MEDIA PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
NELLY AGBOGU, Naijabrandchick
HUSTLESQUARE
CEEC CYNTHIA — WINNER
GLORIA OLORUNTOBI, MARAJI
URIEL OPUTA
BISOLA AIYEOLA

SOCIAL ENTREPENEUR OF THE YEAR AWARD
AUGUSTA NWOKAFOR, Enterprising women Nigeria.
ESTHER IJEWERE, Women of Rubies — WINNER
TEMILADE SALAMI, ECOWarriors
BILIKISS ADEBIYI Abiola, Wecyclers
YETUNDE FADEYI, Reesafrica.
ACHENYO IDACHABA OBARO, Mitimeth

ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR
MATSE NNOLI, MatseCooks Seasonings
IFEDAYO DUROSIMI ETTI AND OLAMIDE OLATUNBOSUN, Parliamo Bambini
ABIMBOLA IPAYE, Bimmms24
ADEDAMOLA LADEJOBI, Ask Damz — WINNER
ARESE UGWU, Smart Money Woman
IJEOMA NDUKWE, Bubez Foods

ELOY AWARD FOR JOURNALISM AND MEDIA
STEPH BUSARI
PEACE HYDE – WINNER
DIDI AKIN
AMINA YUGUDA
AZUKA OGUJIUBA
TOYOSI OGUNSEYE



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