Plans are in top gear for the maiden edition of Outstanding Dignitaries Achievement Awards otherwise known as ODA awards powered by Rollicking Entertainment company, scheduled to hold on December 3 at the prestigious Oriental Hotel, Lekki, Lagos. The brain behind the ODA Awards project, Princess Olukemi Egbeyode, a television Presenter and movie producer, said, â€œWe have observed that in recent times people who have done greatly in various intellectual industries have not been celebrated as they should.
The ODA abbreviation, is a Yoruba word meaning â€œYou are goodâ€. This is a perfect interpretation of what the award stands for, because it is a recognition for the best.â€ The Amiable movie maker also stated that, the awards is focused on men and women who have done excellently well in their areas of profession, industries and works.
Olujuwon Bukunola-Philips the media director of ODA Awards further hinted that “ODA Awards, a one-day event with lots of glamour and celebrations, will promote excellence.
Many dignitaries, Obas, celebrities, Nigerians in Diaspora and foreigners will be in attendance. Oba AdÃ©yeyÃ¨ Enitan Ã’gÃºnwÃ¹sÃ¬ (Ã’jÃ jÃ II) á»Œá»Ì€niâ€™rÃ¬sÃ of IlÃ©-Ifáº¹Ì€ himself is the Royal father of the day. There will be lots of music, comedy and a fashion show with support from Intercontinental Distillers Limited (IDL) one of Nigeriaâ€™s leading producers and marketers of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, Spice Television and a whole lot more.