The venue was well appointed, the drinks were in abundance, the music was pulsating and the stars and celebs looked stunning.
The occasion was the annual Encomiun Black and White Ball, a fixture on the social calendar.
Hosted by the suave and urbane Kunle Bakare, Publisher of National Encomium, it is an invite only glitz and glamour filled shindig for the city’s elite, the well-heeled, the highly connected and lovers of glamour.
DJ Jimmy Jatt was singled out for a Lifetime Achievement award commemorating his 25 years at the top as Africa’s biggest DJ. The award was presented by Kenny Ogunbe of Kennis Music.
The top DJ then went ahead to serenade the audience with his top 10 songs. b4usetout.com
Guests at the event which had Julius Agwu as MC included IK Ogbonna and Alex Ekubbo, Grace Amah and Lilian Amah, Bisi Olaytilo and Ayeni Adekunle, Toni Kan and Bisoye Fagade, Ruky Sanda and Toyin Aimakhu, Pastor Ituah Ighodalo and wife, Florence Ita Giwa and Paul Adams, the Lagos state First Lady and Deputy Governor, Speaker of the Lagos state house of assembly, Dayo D1 Adeneye, Steve Nwosu and Steve Ayorinde, Ali Baba and Funny Bone amongst many others.