On Saturday, August 26, 2012 all road in entertainment industry led to Port Harcourt, Rivers State where the winners of 2012 edition of popular Future Awards which was hosted by Rives state government were announced. The ceremony honored by top showbiz personalities, had its stage set ablaze by Port Harcourt Chief, singer and actress Muma Gee, Bez, Chindinma, Nene, Timi Dakolo and many others.
However, few showbiz stars smiled home with awards from different categories and one of them is top music producer, singer and CEO of Mavin Records, Don Jazzy who got the very prestigious honour as Entrepreneur of the Year. The music maker no doubt merited this award as he is one of the frontline producers in Nigeria, who has grown beyond mixing beats and lyrics to understanding the business side of music industry.
Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh equally grabbed a very respectable reward for all her professional role interpretations. Amongst other actresses who were nominated in the category of Best Actress of the Year, Ms. Dikeh defeated them all and became Future Awards Best Actress of the Year.
Hip hop star singer, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun otherwise known as Wizkid also bagged . Other winners include, Denrele Edun who turned On Air Personality (OAP) of the Year after 5th nominations from past Future Awards while Best Use of Technology awards was given to Babafemi Oyediran.