The event held at the poolside of Oasis Med Spa, Ikoyi Lagos on Sunday, 27 November, 2016.
The evening of interaction, relaxation and motivation had personalities and practitioners from radio, PR, television, social media, newspapers, blogs, creatives and more in attendance.
Actor cum online comedy sensation Frank Donga, Chico of Classic fm, Sulaiman Aledeh & Chamberlain Usoh of Channels TV, Jonathan James Lyamgohn of Urban FM, EbonyLife TV’s Doris Okafor, Bayo Olupohonda of Naij.com and Sola Thompson of Urban Radio.
Also at the event was the PR Lady Aniwura Omolayo, Tolulope Adeleru Balogun of Nigeria Info, Frank Uzuegbunam of Businessday newspaper and social media gurus Demola Expoze and Dat Guy Kofo were all assembled.
The event hosted by Inspiration FM’s Rufai Oseni was set aside to celebrate the achievements of media personalities, share knowledge, network and just let their hair down, as 2016 counts down.
Christmas came early for The FabMum, ThePamilerin and Funke Osae-Brown who won spa vouchers while Frank Donga grabbed the ultimate gift certificate all courtesy Oasis Med Spa.
It was announced that the MediaHangoutNG village square, an initiative of Urban10 Hub, will now be a quarterly event based on popular demand.
According to creator of the concept, Princess Rosemary Egabor, the vision is to improve how media practitioners and the public perceive the Nigerian media, by bringing dignity and respect back to the profession through trainings, online campaigns and networking events where issues are discussed and solutions created.