Last weekend, 10th of December, 2017 popular online celebrity, Lizzy Obanla, the CEO of Cargo and Port, celebrated a year anniversary of her talk show that has made her popular.
Lizzy Obanla Facebook Live Show, which got her the nickname “Mama Stop Sebe”, started as a child play, and was actually meant to clear allegation on a particular matter that associated with a top shot in the society. Due to her counsels on this live video, it started generating Likes and attracting people from all works of life and people always look out for her videos/posts, which eventually turned to a big show and also turned her to an Online celebrity.
Though, the beginning according to her wasn’t friendly because she got so many negative comments from viewers that didn’t know her and the audacity she has to counter the socialite. But today to the glory of God, God has used that as a stepping stone for her to become one of the bloggers that is making waves.
Her shows has tremendously impacted many people’s lives expecially women, as she always comes up with family issues stories and counsels on Facebook. Some of this families and celebrities in Nigeria and outside the country gather to celebrate her first year anniversary, during the course of the event, she gave Awards of Recognition to some of the media houses that have supported her althrough the journey and also to some of her fans that loves her whole-heartedly.
The glorious event started with an opening prayer after recitation of National Anthem by Lady Evang. Hannanogo was beautifully compered by actress Adediwura Gold, who invited all the guests to the high table, before the welcome address was delivered by Timi Obanla.
At about 4;15pm, the celebrant was ushered in with a standing ovation, and she thrilled her guests/fans with her wonderful dance steps.
Lizzy Obanla appreciates the presence of the guests and her fans, expecially those that came from London just to grace the event. She also revealed that Lizzy Obanla radio station and Online radio is coming soon to satisfy her fans, that some of the messages were already on audio CD’s and that has been unveiled.
The first set of Awards were given to entertainment and media house gurus and the first recipent is no other but the Publisher of City People Magazine, Seye Kehinde, who was well represented by one of his staffers, Sunday Adigun. The other awards went to Mayor Akinpelu of Global Excellent, Goldmyne TV and Orisun TV.
The second set of the award given to Lizzy Obanla’s fans all over the world… In conclusion, Jennifer Medinal Issa (Managing Director, Jibola Cargo) unveiled the Audio CD’s.