Bellafricanas ACE awards 2017 celebrates some of the best Nigerians in the art of creation and innovation of creative pieces.

From musicians to writers, art creators and art collectors, the excellent Nigerian spirit which inspires ingenious creativity was well and truly celebrated at the awards night which held yesterday, April 17, 2017 at Oniru, Victoria Island.

The dinner came after an arts exhibition which took place earlier in the day.

Delivering her speech, Bukky Asehinde, the brain behind Bellafrica says "Tonight we recognise and celebrate the great efforts of and achievements by creative business owners...

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I am therefore happy to see many deserving businesses receive awards for excellence in different categories that directly impacts our lives"

Awards given on the night include Best Emerging Beauty Brand won by Nubian Roots, Best Emerging Fashion Brand won by The Potter's Signature, Best Pioneer Craftsman/woman of the year [over 10 years] awarded to Proverbs Creations, Best Creative Kid Entrepreneur won by Simi Bakehouse and the award for Best Emerging Artiste among many others.

Asah Bara took home that particular award for her creative and eye-catching mug designs.

Celebrity sighting at the occasion was rapper, Vector.

Check out the best photos from the ceremony in the gallery below.