The Xperience Womanity awards which took place on the 23rd of April 2016 at Utopia Suites and Apartments Enugu , is an initiative of the Xperience online media, master minded by Queen success omaje julius, a 22 year old blogger who has great passion for female entrepreneurship and development.
This event shook the city of Enugu as woman of substance and valor traveled down to Enugu from Abuja, Lagos, Port Harcourt, bayelsa, just to be part of the Epoch event. Young, upcoming, advanced, established entrepreneurs in various sectors including fashion, make-up, entertainment, social developments, authors etc, were all recognition.
As the Xperience Womanity awards was about recognizing the extra ordinary woman who dared to arise and stand out as well as encouraging beginners and other women to take up the challenge and be better.
The event was sponsored by;
Dv fashion ltd
De space media
Utopia suites and apartments
Innana women empowerment
Mr Ernest Uko and
TOSHEL Construction Company.
The Awardees for XWA 2016 are as follow…..
• FASHION COUTURIER OF THE YEAR
CHIDINMA AKANIRO PEPPY
CEO NIZZA VOGUE
• NEXT RATED FASHION COUTURIER OF THE YEAR
MATILDA ALAGOA EFFIONG
CEO MAA FASHION
• FASHION BLOGGER OF THE YEAR
• MAKE UP ARTIST OF THE YEAR
BARR MRS IFEOMA OKOYE
CEO STM MAGICAL CREATIONS
• PAGEANT COUTURIER OF THE YEAR
CEO RIKAOTO BY ME
• ICONIC FASHION PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
MADAM ESTELLA OGBONNA
CEO ESTELLA COUTURE & XTENLE SHOPPE
• WOMAN IN BEAUTY BUSINESS
CEO CM HAIR BY HILLS
• MOST ENTERPRISING PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
CEO DA SHINANI FASHION BEAUTY AND STYLE
• NEXT RATED MOST ENTERPRISING PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
SEIYEFA JOSEPHINE MADUABIBI
CEO EXOCTIC JOJO’S PLACE
• GOSPEL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
NAJITE EL DAVID
• INDIGENOUS MUSICAL ARTISTE OF THE YEAR
YVONNE MICHEAL AKA STORMREX
• OUTSTANDING ACTRESS OF THE YEAR
ESTHER ENE AUDU
• ON AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
TOBECHI NNEJI AKA TOBE DA DIVA
• NEXT RATED ON AIR PERSONALTY OF THE YEAR
• MEDIA PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
CEO / PUBLISHER DIPCREEK MAGAZINE & CEO TWON CHIC.
• ICONIC ENTREPRENUER OF THE YEAR
CEO OF LUXURY ADDICT; A DYNAMIC BEAUTY PALACE.
• DISTINGUISHED BROADCASTER OF THE YEAR
GLORIA ORJI EMODI
• SUPER MODEL OF THE YEAR
• NEXT RATED SUPERMODEL OF THE YEAR
• PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR
CHIEF PHOTOGRAHER/ CEO RIYALITY PHOTOGRAPHY
• OUTSTANDING BEAUTY QUEEN OF THE YEAR
WINNER THE NIGERIAN QUEEN 2014/2015
• MOST STYLISH QUEEN OF THE YEAR
MISS TOURISM PLANET, NIGERIA
• CULTURAL BEAUTY QUEEN OF THE YEAR
WINNER NWADA IGBO 2015/2016
• TV PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
MARILYN OMA ANONA
CEO/CHIEF PRESENTER OMA LIVING SHOW
• FICTION WRITER OF THE YEAR
AUTHOR OF WHEN SILENCE BECOMES LOUD.
• NON FICTION WRITER OF THE YEAR
• FOOD ENTREPRENUER OF THE YEAR
CEO WUMY CAKES & CONFECTIONERIES
. WOMAN IN MEDIA
MRS WANITA FATIMA IBRAHIM
GENERAL MANAGER ESBS
WOMAN IN CHARITY AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
MRS IJEOMA ETANG E.
PRESIDENT/FOUNDER WOMAN AFRICA
WOMAN IN SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT
MRS CINDY EZEAGWU
OF IKEOHA FOUNDATION.
In the pioneers bid to see to female development, she also launched her secondary school outreach called “SLEDGE FOUNDATION” the aim of the foundation is to raise female leaders who will transform this society, she said why she choose secondary was because every woman you see today was directly or indirectly made from the secondary school, that whatsoever she assimilates at that time of her life becomes irrevocable.
SLEDGE FOUNDATION selects 18 students from a total of 10 schools with hopes of increase in number in the nearest future.
“It is better to select a few and impact them maximally than carrying everybody along and do nothing that counts” says Queen Omaje.
Those who attended the event says its was awesome for a 1st Edition, others who couldn’t attend say they heard it was a success.