Exquisite Magazine is delighted to announce its host for this year’s ELOY (Exquisite Ladies of the Year) Awards 2016, they are Media Personalities Mimi Onalaja and Layole Oyatogun.
Mimi is currently a member of the Ebonylife TV family, presenting the show “VVIP Events” where she works the red carpet at major fashion, lifestyle and corporate events in Nigeria; co-hosting “Play 2 Win”, a seasonal game show as well as “Destinations Africa”, a travel show with an aim to highlight the glory of the Continent. She also writes a weekly personal fashion and lifestyle column on StyleVitae aptly called “For The Life Of Mimi”.
Layole is a Media Personality and Actress, she started her career with MITV and Silverbird Television. She is also a seasoned Red-carpet host, with stints at the red carpet of various Fashion weeks both home and abroad, including; Arise Fashion Week Nigeria, Lagos Fashion and Design Week, Africa Movie Academy Awards AMAA, Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Joburg, Pretoria, Malta, and New York. She was the only red carpet host at the inaugural ball of President Goodluck Jonathan and Vice-President Namani Sambo in Aso-rock. She has also hosted events such as Africa International Fashion Week, Nigeria’s Next Super Model, Denizz Fashion Show, City People Awards for Excellence, Africa Fashion Week Nigeria, Luxury Beauty Brunch, Ethan and Harriet Product Launch Weddings and many more. Layole was nominated at the 2012 Nigerian Broadcasters Award in the category Most promising and young presenter of the year and also at the 2013 Eloy awards in the Female TV presenter of the year category. She has featured in the following movies 30 Days by Ego Boyo and Mildred Okwo, Damage, Unconditional by Uche Jombo, Mrs and Mrs Johnson, U- Turn by Grace Oboba, Trapped, The Inn and many more movies.
She has now established her Production company, Layole Oyatogun Productions which produces TV shows and movies, she’s set to take over the world with interesting and captivating content.
The ELOY Awards focuses on the character of the individual, her abilities, her achievements and how her work impacts the Nigerian society, through direct and indirect leadership, service, commitments, integrity and character. This year’s event will take place on the 27th of November at the Intercontinental Hotel Lagos.
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