Best of Nollywood Award Has Opened Doors Of Opportunities Says The Organizer of the ceremony, Best of Nollywood Awards, BON Awards is an annual film event presented by Best of Nollywood Magazine honouring outstanding achievement in the movie industry. The 7th edition held at Rivers State Government House in Port Harcourt, Nigeria on October 16, 2014.
In an interview with the organizer of the ceremony, Mr. Seun Oloketuyi, said how he has been able to achieve 70 percent of this year’s award.
How would you rate BON 2014, what level of success was recorded?
I think we achieved 70 percent of our plan this year, better quality guests and only the best got rewarded as usual.
What were the hiccups?
Few logistics issues, not only from our management of the event but from our partners, the airlines which shifted flying time. We had 50 people on board.
What lessons did you learn in previous editions that you put into practice to shape this year’s edition?
I would keep them in my chest.
What determined the winners this year?
Just like every year, our jury.
Talk in town has it that the awards gulped a lot of money, like how much was that?
The Best of Nollywood awards costs between N120 million and N150 million to put together. SEE MORE ON PAGE 2