It is the turn of the residents of FESTAC and the entire Amuwo Odofin area of Lagos State to enjoy the mega comedy show, Glo Laffta Fest this Sunday. The much sought-after show holds at 4pm at Golden Tulip Hotel, FESTAC.
According to a press release by the organizers, Nigeria’s foremost telecommunications company, Globacom, over a dozen high-flying comedians will unleash unlimited fun on Lagosians resident in this part of the mega city.
Some of the headliners include Nigeria’s foremost comedy export, Basketmouth; master story-teller, I Go Dye; the self-acclaimed Bishop of the Osusu Ministry Worldwide, Gordons; Uganda’s funniest man, Salvador; music comedy exponent, Kenny Black; Nigeria’s king of caricature, Bash the Cash; and punch-line maestro, Acapella.
Since the mega show hit the road on April 16, 2017, it has traversed 18 locations, including Port Harcourt, Abuja, Owerri, Warri, Yenegoa, Calabar, Uyo, Ibadan, Benin, Ijebu-Ode, Kaduna, Abeokuta, and Kubwa.
Globacom said the FESTAC edition of the show will come with all the bells and whistles of the hugely successful comedy brand. “All the comedians slated to perform on Sunday have given commitment to give their best. Our subscribers should look forward to having a time of their lives,” Globacom said in the statement.
To further enliven the show, Globacom will be throwing up some surprises as it promises to bring some of Nigeria’s best known entertainers to grace the show. The show will be anchored by Nigeria’s foremost actresses, Juliet Ibrahim and Ebube Nwagbo.
Giving a glimpse of what fun-lovers are to expect on Sunday, Godwin Komone (Gordons) said it would be an evening of unlimited fun and laughter, urging Glo subscribers to come out enmasse to enjoy themselves.
To attend the FESTAC edition of Glo Laffta Fest, Glo subscribers are expected to use up to N2,000 credit within one month and text LOL with the location name to the short code 240; for example, “LOL FESTAC” to 240. Subscribers who do not meet this criterion but who wish to attend the show are advised to purchase N2000 airtime at the event venue for their own use. They will then be entitled to a ticket.
After FESTAC, the show moves to Suleja before going to other locations, such as, Kano, Anyigba, Lokoja, Port Harcourt, Onitsha, Makurdi and Ajah