|FUNKE 'JENIFA' AKINDELE|
Some of Nigeria’s brightest stars have been penciled down for a mega concert, Slide and Bounce, being planned from August 29 by the country’s National Telecommunications company, Globacom.
The event is slated for Ikeja, Lagos, in addition to 10 other locations across the country. According to a statement released by Globacom in Lagos on Monday, the show is aimed at delighting Globacom’s subscribers in all the selected locations and adjoining cities and towns.
The locations earmarked to host the reloaded Glo Slide and Bounce concert include Ikeja, Ikorodu, Surulere, Egbeda and Victoria Island in Lagos; Ibadan; Port Harcourt; Abeokuta; Ijebu Ode; Benin and Abuja.
Globacom listed the high profile slated to entertain guests at the concert to include the PSquare, Wizkid, Flavour, D'banj, Wande Coal, Korede Bello, MI, Burna Boy, Bez, Dija and Edem. Also performing are Kakee from Ghana, and Sessime from Benin Republic. DJ Xgee, DJ Neptune, DJ Tops and DJ Jimmy Jatt will provide disk jockey services.
To anchor the concert, the trio of Gbenga Adeyinka, Okey Bakassi and Jimmie De Hype have been engaged by the company.
Subscribers who are interested in attending the shows in any of the listed locations to are required to use N2,000 and above within one month and send, "YES" and their preferred event location to a short code, 30188. For example, "YES IBADAN" to 30188.
Globacom also said that the first 100 fun seekers to arrive at the various venues will have a photo session with Glo superstars such as Mama G, Funke Akindele, Odulade Adekola, Mr. Ibu, Chiwetalu Agu, Ini Edo. They will also enjoy branded gift items from Globacom.