There was lots of fun, excitement and humor at Ajegunle, Ajeromi Ifelodun Local Government Area, Lagos State, as the Face of Ajegunle 2015, a beauty pageant took centre stage. Billed for the occasion were comedians like Seyi Law, Elenu, Mc Shakara, Acapella, and Pencil, veteran Nollywood actress Grace Amah and music artistes and icons in the Nigeria entertainment industry who have their roots in Ajegunle.
According to the organizers of the beauty pageant fronted by Ogechi Lucy Akaedu, the crux of the competition is to showcase and develop the grassroots’ talents.
Beautiful Peace Ajah was the winner of the pageant and during the presentation of cheque, which was held at Signatures Peace Ajah received the ‘Fidelity Bank’ cheque from Miss Akaedu Lucy Ogechi excitedly.
Notable people who graced the ceremony were members of the FOA faculty, also in attendance were Naomi, who was the second runner-up at the Face of Ajegunle 2015. There were also the brand strategist of FOA, Ola Imma Opara, as well as Fakunle Sheriff Ekundayo, representatives and General Secretary of National Youth Council of Nigeria, Ajeromi-Ifelodun local chapter in attendance.
“I feel very happy that the organizers of the beauty pageant have redeemed their pledge,” the dimpled face looking Peace Ajah said. More so, it was revealed that all the winners at FOA 2015 shall soon begin their pet projects called ‘PROJECT CAFFE (Creating Awareness For Female Education) in Ajegunle.
“This project will be channeled towards improving the girl-child education and re-orientation in the grassroots,” Ogechi Lucy Akaedu, the project director said.