Nigeria’s commercial nerve centre, Lagos hosted the world acclaimed Buddy Valastro of Cake Boss fame as Bakers from all over Nigeria gathered in the city of excellence at an event tagged Dewdrops Uncut Learning. The American of Italian heritage arrived Nigeria to a beautiful cultural welcome dance and got a standing ovation from the mammoth crowd of eager baking professionals at the Landmark Events Centre.
The event was put together by Ezinne Okonkwo, the CEO of Dewdrops Cakes, who brought together leading names in the Baking value chain. One of the major highlights of the event was an Exclusive Luncheon with Buddy where he was presented with Top Baker Lifetime Achievement Award by Michael Salako, the CEO of Versatili Communications Ltd. That presentation kicked off the 5th Top Baker Awards.
The Top Baker Awards is the first recognition awards for Bakers in Africa. It features an annual dinner where renowned and upcoming Bakers who have been innovative, enterprising and dedicated to the craft show up on the red carpet in an industry night that also crowns winners of cake decorating contests who get rewarded with cash prizes.
NIGHT OF GLITZ AND GLAM FOR BAKERS IN NIGERIA
Bakers all over Nigeria are poised to converge in Lagos for a night of glamour away from their work tables. The event features all the trappings of class and elegance! According to the organizer, Michael Salako; “Guests will be welcomed by a custom built 360 Video Booth where they can display their fashion sense and dance skills then the awards ceremony will kick off with comedy from popular comedian Owen Gee. We also have an exclusive side event for VIPs where the first ever Cake Hall of Fame in Africa will be unveiled…it promises to be a night to remember”
Top Baker Awards Dinner 2019 comes up on Saturday November 30th, 2019 at Lagos Tea House, Admiralty Way Lekki Phase 1. The event will be hosted by popular comedian, Owen Gee and will be graced by renowned Bakers such as Tosan Jemide of Cakes by Tosan and Nike Majekodunmi of Nuts About Cakes amongst others
For tickets to this event contact the organizers via the channels below;