The Future awards is an awards show aimed at celebrating & honouring young Nigerians who are making impacts in their various fields. The award took place on the 14th of January 2007 at the Muson Centre in Lagos.
ACTOR OF THE YEAR: Omono Imobhio
BEST USE OF GOODWILL: TELD
BEST USE OF TECHNOLOGY: Lanre Lawal (Multimedia Guru)
ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR (BEAUTY & STYLE) : Bola Balogun & Yemi Akerele (Exclusive Styling and Imaging Consultants)
ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR: Funke Bucknor (CEO Zapphire Events)
JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR: Shina Oyetayo (TELL)
MODEL OF THE YEAR: Doyin Haastrup
MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR: D'banj
MAGAZINE OF THE YEAR: Juice
ON-AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR: Ikponwusan Osakioduwa(WildChild)-Temptation Nigeria/Studio 53
PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR: Modupe Adefeso- Director YDNX (Youth Dynamix)
PRODUCER OF THE YEAR: Denrele Edun (Soundcity)
YOUTH ADVOCACY: Gbenga Sesan (Nigeria's Information Technology Youth Ambassador)
YOUNG PERSON OF THE YEAR: Tara Fela- Durotoye (Make-Up Entrpreneur; House of Tara and Orekelewa Makeup)
All the winners got a night for couples at the winners After-Party at the Miccom Golf Resorts in Ada, Osun State. They also got mobile phones from Ericsson & Celtel, goodie bags( from Tiger Tem), a free one year membership of the British Council, a choice of books from Farafina,an autographed copy of Kaine Agary's book " Yellow Yellow" and one full day of pampering at the Venivici spa. Lucky them!!!