D’Banj, Asa, Tiwa Savage battle for FAB Awards

Familusi Akin Babajide and Ushers

International lifestyle publication, FAB Magazine, has revealed it’s star-studded nominees list for this year’s edition of FAB AWARDS.

The FAB Awards nominees party which held on Friday, October 7, 2012 at De Marquee Penthouse, Victoria Island , unveiled Nigeria’s hottest talents who are taking their different industries to new levels.

Music stars Darey, D’banj, Ice Prince, Wizkid and Naeto C will battle for the Most Stylish male artist in their category while Olisa Adibua ,Yaw, Toolz, Tosyn Bucknor, and Wana Udobang slug it out in the On-Air Personality of the Year category.

Style, class and panache are combined as Gideon Okeke, Ramsey Noah , Mike Ezuruonye, Joseph Benjamin, Chris Attoh, Genevieve Nnaji, Omotola Jalade, Rita Dominic, Beverley Naya and Nse Ikpe Etim jostle for Most Stylish Actor in the male and female categories respectively.

Nominees for the Online Publication of the year include BellaNaija, Passionistahub, Onobello, that1960chick and LindaIkeji.

The fashion world is also not left out as Dimeji Alara, Ebun Aboderin, Bolaji Animashaun, Veronica Ebie and Crystal Deroche also made the list on the Fashion Stylist of the Year category.

Founded by Familusi Akin Babajide, FAB Night out debuted in 2010 as a platform to recognize and celebrate talents with the best offering every calendar year.

“It gets bigger and better and fans should look forward to a great event this year” the media and fashion entrepreneur said.

Voting for FAB Awards will be done online this year.

 

AWARD CATEGORIES AND NOMINEES LIST

DESIGNER OF THE YEAR (WEST AFRICA)

1. Jewel By Lisa

2. Tiffany Amber

3. Christie Brown

4. Buki Akib

5. House of Nwocha

 

DESIGNER OF THE YEAR (SOUTH AFRICA)

1. David Tlale

2. Thula Sindi

3. Clinton Lotter

4. Gavin Rajah

5. Abigail Betz

 

MODEL OF THE YEAR (FEMALE)

1. Ojy Okpe

2. Emmanuella Chika

3. Imade Ogbewi

4. Bunmi Ademokoya

 

MODEL OF THE YEAR (MALE)

1. Francis Nwodu (Chinko)

2. Bryan Okwara

3. Kingsley Ushie

4. Victor Kwen

 

FASHION BRAND OF THE YEAR

1. L’Espace

2. Mai Atafo

3. Kinabuti

4. David Wej

5. Jewel By Lisa

 

 

LIFESTYLE BRAND OF THE YEAR

1. Polo

2. The Life House

3. The Play Group

4. Porsche

5. ThisDayStyle

 

ONLINE PUBLICATION OF THE YEAR

1. Bella Naija

2. Passionistahub

3. Onobello

4. that1960chick

5. LindaIkeji

 

MOST STYLISH ARTIST (MALE)

1. Darey

2. D’Banj

3. Naeto C

4. WizKid

5. Ice Prince

 

MOST STYLISH ARTIST (FEMALE)

1. Asa

2. Mo’cheddah

3. Eva

4. Tiwa Savage

5. Sasha P

 

MOST STYLISH ACTOR (MALE)

1. Gideon Okeke

2. Ramsey Noah

3. Mike Ezeronye

4. Joseph Benjamin

5. Chris Attoh

 

MOST STYLISH ACTOR (FEMALE)

1. Genevieve Nnaji

2. Omotola Jalade

3. Rita Dominic

4. Beverley Naya

5. Nse Ikpe Etim

 

TV SHOW OF THE YEAR

1. Tinsel

2. Project Fame

3. Big Friday Show

4. Nigerian Idol

5. Ultimate Search

 

TV PRESENTER OF THE YEAR

1. Yvonne ‘Vixen’ Ekwere

2. Eku Edewor/Dolapo Oni

3. Adams Ibrahim

4. Frank Edoho

5. Joseph Benjamin/Adaora Oleh

 

RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR

1. Beat 99.9FM

2. Inspiration 92.3FM

3. Wazobia 95.1FM

4. Traffic Radio 96.1FM

5. Top Radio 90.9FM

 

ON AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR

1. Tolu ‘Toolz’ Oniru

2. Wana Udobang

3. Steve ‘Yaw’ Onu

4. Tosyn Bucknor

5. Olisa Adibua

 

RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR

1. Orchid Bistro

2. Paris Deli

3. Yellow Chilli

4. Pattaya Restaurant

5. Level 7

 

BAR OF THE YEAR

1. Sip Bar

2. Reeds Bar and Lounge

3. Soul Lounge

4. Likwid Lounge

5. Ediz Wine Bar

 

DJ OF THE YEAR

1. DJ Caise

2. DJ Humility

3. DJ Neptune

4. DJ Jimmy Jatt

5. Dj Exclusive

 

CLUB OF THE YEAR

1. Deuces

2. Auto Lounge

3. Play

4. Soho

5. DV8

 

HOTEL OF THE YEAR

1. Radisson blu

2. Federal Palace Hotel and Casino

3. Four Points by Sheraton

4. Southern Sun

5. WheatBaker Hotel

 

FASHION WRITER OF THE YEAR

1. Ono Bello

2. Fatima Garba

3. Ijeoma Ndekwu

4. Ezinne Chinkata

5. Funmi Ibiyode

 

FASHION STYLIST OF THE YEAR

1. Crystal Deroche

2. Ebun Aboderin

3. Dimeji Alara

4. Bolaji Animashuan

5. Veronica Ebie

 

MAKE-UP ARTIST OF THE YEAR

1. Lola Maja

2. Seun Omisesa

3. David Onyedike

4. Banke Meshida

5. Jide Adedeji

 

FASHION PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR

1. Reze Bonna

2. Hakeem Salaam

3. Kelechi Amadi Obi

4. Yetunde Babaeko

5. Obi Somto

 

HAIR STYLIST OF THE YEAR

1. Ugo Igbokwe

2. Rita Idehen

3. Debola Falana

4. Shola Laditi

5. Banke Meshida-Lawal

 

CAR OF THE YEAR

1. BMW X3

2. PORSCHE PANAMERA

3. RANGE ROVER EVOQUE

4. MERCEDES BENZ S CLASS

5. TOYOTA LANDCRUISER