Tara Fela Durotoye and comedian Alibaba were both recognised at the 2nd National MSME Awards 2019 for their work in the development of their respective industries.
Tara Fela Durotoye helped build the make-up industry in Nigeria from scratch and Alibaba did so with the comedy industry.
At last night's event, both pioneers were honored with the National Recognition for Social Impact and Job Creation. The awards were presented by the Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo and the Senate President, Ahmed Ibrahim Lawan.
See more photos and videos from the award presentation below.