Nigerian Entertainment Conference To Hold On April 22

entertainmentMo Abudu, Davido, Joke Silva, M.I, Jason Njoku, George Thorpe, others will speak at the third edition of Nigerian Entertainment Conference which will hold in Lagos, Nigeria, on Wednesday April 22,

This is according to a statement issued on Monday, by organizers, NET Newspaper.

The umbrella conference for the Nigerian entertainment sector which debuted in 2013, would see everyone come together again at Eko Hotels in Lagos, for a full day of deliberations, workshops, exhibitions and master-classes.

Past editions have featured renowned celebrities including 2face Idibia, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Amaka Igwe, Kenny Ogungbe, Jimmy JATT, Basketmouth, M.I, Don Jazzy, Kunle Afolayan, Nse Ikpe-Etim, Lagbaja, Tony Okoroji, Audu Maikori, D’banj and Ali Baba; as well as respected executives like Aina Kushoro, Emeka Mba, Chris Ubosi, Ayo Animashaun, Olisa Adibua, Colette Otusheso, Steve Babaeko, Ifeoma Williams, Efe Omorogbe, Frank Nweke, Gab Okoye, and Prof. Pat Utomi.

Speakers and facilitators for this year include acclaimed Nigerian actress and trainer Joke Silva; BET and MTV award winning pop star, Davido; Afrinolly’s Chike Maduegbuna, founder and CEO of Ebony Life TV, Mo Abudu; IT entrepreneur, Chika Nwobi; rapper and business executive, M.I Abaga; iROKO TV founder, Jason Njoku; music distributor, Uba Pacific; media administrator, Deji Awokoya; marketing icon, George Thorpe; entrepreneur Ayo Makun, founder of NotJustOk, Demola Ogundele and Quilox Chairman, Shina Peller.

Session moderators include Bukky Sawyerr-Izeogu (Classic FM), Zainab Balogun (Ebony Life), Osagie Alonge (Pulse), Oreka Godis, Dayo Odulaja (NET), Olamide Adedeji (Soundcity), Ehiz Okoeguale (MTV Base) and others.

The event will be hosted by Tee A for the third year running.

This year’s conference, according to NEC founder, Ayeni Adekunle is themed: ‘Buying And Selling Nigerian Entertainment And Everything In-Between’

Comedian, Tee A Postpones London Show

Tee A1Nigerian stand-up comedian, Tee A, has announced the postponement of his London concert earlier billed to hold at The Broadway Theatre, Catford, on Sunday, September 28.

The event was scheduled to feature a live recording of the popular TV show, with Ice Prince Zamani, Yvonne Nelson, Princess, Ramsey Nouah, MC Abbey and others as guests.

Tee A said that the concert had to be postponed because of issues of logistics and that a new date would be announced soon.

Also, all ticket holders have been assured of refund.

“We’re working to make sure we deliver a show London will not forget and this time, it will be a special gift for the fans, with no fees attached to attendance,” he said.

Tee-A Announces 3-Country Tour

Tee-A1Popular stand-up comedian, Tee A, announces a 3-Country Tour as he returns to the international stage with big-budget concerts in three cities and two continents.

His show, Tyme Out with Tee A, is an internationally acclaimed comedy TV show with reach of over 50 countries.

After series of sold-out live edition concerts in Lagos and Abuja, the pioneer stand up act is warming up to go global with the announcement of heading out to the first three cities – London, Johannesburg and Accra – in what promises to be a non-stop world tour during the summer.

Due to popular demand, the show will take place with superstars MC Abbey, Madam Princess, and yet-to-be-announced headline acts and show guests.

“We’re going round to deliver the live edition concerts to our fans in Africa, Europe and elsewhere. The demand has been crazy and I’m glad we can now take the show to the passionate fans who have been asking”, he said in Lagos.

“The success of past editions makes this even more exciting as the concert tour for the first time is moving to London, Johannesburg and Accra. Guests should expect a unique tour comprising of live personality interviews, rib-cracking comedy sketches, musical performances and special guest appearances”, Says Tee A.

The scheduled tour will take place in the last quarter of the year with more details on the dates and venue in each city to be revealed soon.

Several A-list celebrities and artistes like Sean Tizzle, Omotola, Ramsey Nouah, Yvonne Okoro, Funke Akindele, Juilet Ibrahim, Toke Makinwa and other stars are expected in attendance in the new season of the show.

Past live edition guests include D’Banj, Tiwa Savage, Shina Peters, Daddy Showkey and many more big names.

The show will air on Africa Magic, Channels, GHONE, Ghana, LTV, MITV, CRTV Calabar, ITV Benin, NTA Ibadan, STV, AIT Network, Vox Africa and HITV UK.

Tyme Out with Tee-A is a two-time award winning family variety show with a span of over 10 years of celebrity interviews, comedy sketches, fun-based vox pop questions and personality mimicry, which has become a must watch in many homes.

PHOTOS: Brandy Norwood, Kelly Rowland Party At ‘Love Like A Movie 2’

‘Full Moon’ crooner, Brandy Norwood was spotted partying with Darey Art Alade, Kelly Rowland and others at the second edition of Love Like A Movie which held at the Eko Hotel & Suites on Saturday.

The event, which featured amazing theatrics and out of this world’s stunts had the singer dancing and singing along to Kelly Rowland’s exciting and energetic performances.

Following last year’s tradition, Love Like A Movie 2 which is put together by Darey Art Alade featured some of the most unforgettable concert experiences ever witnessed in Nigeria.

With epic performances from Darey Art Alade, Kelly Rowland, Waje, Tiwa Savage, Timi Dakolo, Mo Eazy, Zaina, Eva, Muna among many other acts, the Love Like A Movie series will remain the biggest concert to ever hold in Nigeria.

Guests included international singer, Brandy, Managing Director, UBA, Phillip Oduoza, MD, Nigeria Breweries, Nicholas Verveldi, Former Cross River State First Lady, CEO, Sahara Group, Tonye Cole, Mai Atafo, Dede Mabiaku, DJ Jimmy Jatt, DJ Spinall, Sound Sultan, Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi, Sasha among many others.

Check out pictures and an exclusive video showing how organisers of Love Like A Movie 2 planned it.

Opening act: Darey
Kelly Rowland
Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi

Timi Dakolo
Tiwa Savage
Darey and Kelly Rowland
Darey and Eva
DJ Spinall