Wednesday, 2 November 2016

BlackNBold Magazine becomes the first made in Nigeria print publication to win a BEFFTA Award.

The 8th edition of the BEFFTA awards went down on Friday and Saturday this past weekend at the Rock Tower building in London hosted by legendary actor from the Hollywood blockbuster movie Pirates Of The Caribbean Dr Winston George Ellis and Media Mogul BEFFTA founder Dr Pauline Long.

BEFFTA Awards is a distinctly special awards ceremony honouring the best showbiz and entertainment personalities in the black and ethnic communities in the UK, USA, Africa, Caribbean, Canada and globally.
BEFFTA Awards is the first of its kind rewarding under one roof outstanding achievements and contributions from Africans, Caribbeans and Asians in entertainment, film, fashion, television and arts. Notable Nigerians such as Don Jazzy, Dbanj, Omotola Jalade, Sesan, Wale Ojo, Adebayo Jones, Asake Oge and Obi Emelonye have been awarded in the past.

For the first time in its history a made in Nigeria magazine BlackNBold Magazine won the category of “Magazine of the Year”. Past winners of this category includes: New African Woman, Inspired Lifestyle Magazine, Afro Pulp Magazine and C.Hub Magazine and many more..  

Check out some photos from the event below..
Displaying Winston George Ellis and DrPauline Long with  Fauntee Bon.jpg

Displaying Theodora Nollywood Ibekwe-Oyebade Producer and Friend..jpg

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Displaying Sofia Bokhari and friend.jpg

Displaying Presenter Adi Alfa and Filmmaker Eric Myers.jpg

Displaying Presenter Deborah Jay Kelly and Top Model Sofia Bokhari.jpg

 BlackNBold Magazine is an African inspired publication which showcases the best of made by Africans and tells the stories of emerging entrepreneurs of colour in a different way. Its maiden edition was released in the year 2014 featuring Seyi Shay and it was distributed in over 10 countries. Its last edition featuring Falz The Bahd Guy seems to be its most successful edition. 

Photos By;
Chima Luke Okafor.

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