The maiden edition of Best of Both Worlds Networking Cocktail party (BOBW) was held at N-tyce Lounge, Karimu Kotun, V.I, Lagos on Wednesday, the 3rd of October and was hosted by Spice Tv’s Presenter, Ariyike and funny man,MC Prince. The event aims to to create a networking platform between the entertainment industry and the corporate sector.
The guests had a whole lot of fun as there was an open mic session where people were given the microphone to express themselves. There was a fashion exhibition by Dorothy Ughenu, Creative designer for Dot Bags and she spoke about the inspiration behind her pieces.
The event was fun filled all the way and had a lot of young professionals, CEOs, fashionistas, media personalities, actors and artists in attendance. Artists that graced the stage with their musical performances include F-Shaw, Glenn Mena, Jay-Glow, Vocal Slender and Boomerang. They also had a male and female azonto competition where the winners went home with customised perfumes from mystiquee perfumes.
The event, put together by on air Tv Personality, Ariyike Akinbobola aims at bringing the leading ladies and gentlemen in the entertainment industry to interact with their counterparts in the corporate sector, support and showcase talented fashion designers, promote upcoming aritists, support and create awareness for one charitable organisation every month and just generally party for a good cause. Vocal Slender’s Ghetto Love project was the charitable eventpicked for the month of October and he came out to enlighten the guests about his initiative where he aims atdoing everything possible to show love, assistance and helpto the children of the ghetto in his upcoming December’s edition of Ghetto Love project.
There was also a best dressed competition where friends were allowed to nominate their friends who looked exceptionally good in their outfits and the other guests were the judges of the night. Latasha Ngwube of Vanguard AllureMagazine hosted this particular segment and it was all fun.
The BOBW networking cocktail party would hold every first wednesday of the month at N-tyce Lounge, Karimu Kotun, V.I from 6-10pm. The next edition would hold on wednesday, the 7th of November and there would be a fashion show by upcoming fashion designer, Estomi. There would be a surprise guest and artist performances by Flowssick, Saeon, Glen Mena, Rasheed CMC, J-Royalty and Bimi. The charity that would be supported for November is”Evict Rape Africa”.
The event aims to to create a networking platform between the entertainment industry and the corporate sector. The next edition would hosted by the same hosts, the originator of BOBW and Spice Tv’s leading presenter AriyikeAkinbobola and MC Prince, one of Nigeria’s fastest growing comedians who’s also co-host on Alibaba’s radio show on Nigeria info 99.3F.m. Attendance is free!!!