It was a memorable day for the pupils of Creative Children School, Gbagada, as Best of Nollywood holds a Children’s Day Book reading today, May 25th, 2018, held in the school hall.
Best of Nollywood is an initiative which seeks to award great minds and people that have worked outstandingly well in the Nigerian Movie Industry. Mr. Seun Oloketuyi, the publisher of Best of Nollywood Magazine, the brain behind the event was present as he tells about the motivation, he says “
The event started with an opening prayer by the school proprietress, Mrs. Adekemi Oloketuyi followed by the National anthem and School anthem presented by the students in a musical way.
Present at the event were her Excellency, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, the wife to the Lagos State Governor who was represented by Mrs. Oyindamola, the deputy speaker of Lagos State House of Assembly, HON. Wasiu Sanni Eshinlokun, a grand comedian in Nigeria, Mr. Gbenga Adeyinka (the first), Award winner of Best of Nollywood award, Belinda Effah, the proprietor and proprietress of the school, Mr. Ademola and Mrs. Adekemi Oloketuyi. Others are; Mrs. Mercy Balogun, Unilever PLC and Arch. (Mrs.) Teju Ajayi.
The event was a memorable one as the book “Don’t Touch Me There” by Pastor Nomith Odukoya was analyzed and read to the children with practical demonstration on how to react if the children notices any demonstration of sexual abuse from anyone towards them.
Gbenga Adeyinka with other guests of honor handed the children gifts that were given to the children by the Governor’s wife, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode
The event was glamorous and eventful as sponsors were around to spark it up, some of which were Pepsodent, Indomie, Cowbell and GT Bank. The Proprietor used the opportunity to appreciate the good works of Gov. Akinwumi Ambode and requests for supports for the children and the school itself.