ACTRESS OF THE YEAR IN ASSOCIATION WITH LUSH HAIR
This is for a woman who has demonstrated great creativity in the use of her talent
- MERCY JOHNSON OKOJIE, Seven & a half dates.
- TOYIN ABRAHAM, Ghost and the Tout
- BIMBO ADEMOYE, Backup Wife
- BISOLA AIYEOLA, Pay Day
- ZAINAB BALOGUN, Sylvia
- CHIGUL, Crazy people
- BUKUNMI OLUWASINA, Ranti mi
ELOY AWARD FOR AUTHOR
This is for a woman who has published her book within the ELOY year and done great marketing for it.
- NINA IPHECHUKWUDE ANYIANUKA, Disowned
- AMAKA CHIKA-MBONU, How to get your wife to swing from a chandelier in a red negligee
- BETTY IRABOR, Dust to Dew
- LAURA IKEJI, How to make money on Instagram
- TOSIN AJIBADE, Misfit to Hero
CHEF OF THE YEAR AWARD
This award recognises a woman who has been consistent in her passion for culinary and also versatile in her craft.
- Imoteda, Heels in the Kitchen
- Nengis kitchen
- Chef Zoeyblaq
- Ozoz Sokoh – Kitchen butterfly
- Dobbies Signature
- Ronke Edoho – 9jafoodie
ELOY AWARD FOR TECHNOLOGY /ICT
This award recognises a woman who has used science and technology to create a platform offering knowledge, service, product or solution
- Omowale David Ashiru, Country Director Andela.
- Nkemdilim Begho, Future Resource Limited.
- Lotana Ezeogu, Skills tribe
- Lola Ekugo, Head Digital Innov Lab FBN, Founder Transthat.
- Aramide Abe – Naija Startups
- Abisoye Akinfolarin-Ajayi, Pearl Initiative
ACCESSORY DESIGNER OF THE YEAR
An award for an accessory designer who has been consistent and creative within the ELOY Year
- Kene Rapu
- Urez Kulture
- Femi Handbags
ELOY AWARD FOR AGRICULTURE
A woman who has achieved significant recognition and business success in the agricultural and agric business field with great impact in her community and country as a whole
- Olusola Sowemimo, Ope Farms
- Ada Osakwe, Agrolay
- Fatima Oyia Ademoh, Ajima Farms
- Mosunmola Umoru, Farms Shoppe
- Ifeoluwa Ariyo, Forth Worth Farms
- Aderonke Aderinoye, AgriHub Nigeria
ON AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR (RADIO)
This is for a woman who has been consistently creative on air
- Honey Ojukwu, UrbanFM Enugu
- Sandra Ezekwesili, CoolFM PH
- Maryanne Duke Okon, Nigeriainfo PH
- Shine Begho, MaxFM Lagos
- Sabina, Naijainfo Lagos
- Folu Storm – Smooth Fm, Lagos
- Joyce Onyemuwa – Cool fm, Lagos
ELOY AWARD FOR EMPOWERMENT
This is for a woman who has contributed to and invested in mentoring, inspiring and empowering other women.
- Chisom Ogbumuo, The Conversation Cafe.
- Funke Oguntuga, Heartminders
- Nkem Okocha, Mamamoni
- Mercy Makinde, Amazing Amazon’s initiative.
- Success Omaje Julius, Experience Dev hub.
SOCIAL ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR AWARD
a woman who has made a significant social impact in the community and Nigeria as a w whole. Has provided a solution to cultural, education, environmental or financial challenges with her innovative product or service.
- Augusta Nwokafor, Enterprising women Nigeria.
- Esther Ijewere, Women of Rubies
- Temilade Salami, ECOWarriors
- Bilikiss Adebiyi Abiola, Wecyclers
- Yetunde Fadeyi, Reesafrica.
- Achenyo Idachaba – Obaro, Mitimeth
SOCIAL MEDIA PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR SPONSORED BY LUFTHANSA
This award is for a woman who has demonstrated great social media followership which she uses to promote her brand and other brands. This Award category is sponsored by Lufthansa Airlines.
- Nelly Agbogu, Naijabrandchick
- Cynthia Nwadiora, CEE C
- Gloria Oloruntobi, Maraji
- Uriel Oputa
- Bisola Aiyeola
FASHION DESIGNER OF THE YEAR SPONSORED BY LUSH HAIR
An award for a fashion designer who has been consistent and creative within the ELOY year
- Style temple
- Moofa designs
- Wanni Fuga
- Imad Eduso
- Gozel green
ELOY AWARD FOR JOURNALISM AND MEDIA (PRINT AND DIGITAL)
This is for a woman in journalism who has demonstrated integrity and passion for her work.
- Steph Busari
- Peace Hyde
- Didi Akin
- Amina Yuguda
- Azuka Ogujiuba
- Toyosi Ogunseye
ELOY HOSPITALITY AWARD
This is for a woman in the hospitality industry. She could be a tour operator, travel agent, hotelier
- Nike Majekodunmi, Nuts about cake
- Reni Folawiyo, Alara
- Tiyan Alile, Culinary School Nigeria
- Wonu Lamidi, Travel Solution
- Dorcas George, The George Hotel
- Amaka Amatokwu, WIHN
MILLENNIAL ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR SPONSORED BY EDIYE BEAUTY & WELLNESS
This award is for a millennial female (under 35) entrepreneur who has demonstrated success in her sector through her work, leadership and excellence.
- Dabota Lawson
- Laura Ikeji
- Afua Osei
- Chiamaka (Social Prefect Tours)
- Lara Cole, Elan Red
ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR
This award is for a female entrepreneur who has demonstrated success in her sector through her work, leadership and excellence.
- Matse Nnoli, MatseCooks Seasonings
- Ifedayo Durosimi Etti and Olamide Olatunbosun, Parliamo Bambini
- Abimbola Ipaye, Bimmms24
- Adedamola Ladejobi, Ask Damz
- Arese Ugwu, Smart Money Woman
- Ijeoma Ndukwe, Bubez Foods
ELOY BANKING AND FINANCE AWARD
This is for a woman who has shown great integrity, leadership and excellence in the banking and finance industry.
ELOY HE4SHE AWARD
This award is for a man that advocates for women and/or a company that advocates for women welfare.
ELOY INNOVATION / INVENTION AWARD
This is an award for a woman who has used her skills to create innovative ways to solve problems and also invented solutions to different challenges.
- Oluwayimika angel Adelaja, Fresh Direct
- Temi Giwa Tubosun, Life Bank Direct
- Uche Pedro, Bella Naija
- Dr Ola Brown, Flying Doctors
- Afua Osei & Yasmin Bello-Osagie, She Leads Africa.
SCRIPT WRITER OF THE YEAR
Eecognises the excellence of a woman in SCRIPT WRITING.
- VIVIAN CHIJI, Ojukwu The Heiress, Losing Control, Cougars
- DAMI ELEBE, From Lagos with Love, Skinny Girl in transit
- RITA ONWURA, Meet the In Laws, High Stakes
- DORIS ARIOLE, Benevolence
ELOY LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
This will be presented to an established woman for her prolonged and consistent achievements in her business. She is a role model worth emulating who has displayed exceptional leadership over time.
ELOY AWARD FOR POLITICS
This is for a woman in politics
TV ACTRESS OF THE YEAR (TV AND WEB SERIES)
- Jemima Osunda, Rumour has it
- Adebukola Oladipupo, MTV Shuga
- Ini Dima Okojie, Battleground
- Lota Chukwu, Ajoche
- Lilian Afegbai, Ajoche