Nollywood actress Rita Dominic as well as her colleague, Stephanie Okereke-Linus and Kunle Afolayan were among important dignitaries that graced the Future Awards held at the main auditorium of University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos, Nigeria. The actress did not only inspire youths with their presence, they also used the opportunity to talk to them on the need to stay focused in life so as to be able to attain needed goals. They urged those in the gathering never to yield to discouragement but to see them as challenges on the way to success.
It was not just talk all the way, the artistes also took time off to pose for photographs with the youths who have been looking for opportunity to get in touch with them in real life apart from watching them on television.
Others in attendance were Kola Oyeneyin of Venia Hub, Otto Orondaam of SLUM2School Project, Kunle Afolayan
, Ugochukwu Nwosu of Microsoft, Idris Akinbanjo of Premium Times, Ola Orekunrin of Flying Doctors, Jason Njoku of Iroko TV, Bayo Omoboriowo, Idiare Itimomo, Adaure Achumba, Toni Kan,Steve Babaeko, Chibuike Aguene and Bridget Awosika.
Others are Chief Executive of Inspire Africa Mo Abudu and Executive Director, Marketing Services at Nestlé Foods Nigeria Plc., Mrs. Iquo Ukoh.