Fully integrated telecommunications company, Globacom, has concluded all arrangements to make this year’s Eid-el-Fitri a memorable one for the residents of Ibadan, the biggest city in West Africa, as it hosts the flagship Glo Mega Music Nationwide Tour in the city.
Globacom said that the show, which has been held in 10 other locations, is scheduled for Ibadan this Sunday, June 25. This coincides with the end of the Ramadan and the mega show will hold at the ultra modern University of Ibadan Conference Centre, where eight top Nigerian musicians will perform.
Globacom listed the artistes that will perform at the Ibadan edition of the Glo Mega Music Nationwide Tour to include Olamide Adedeji, aka Olamide Badoo, Chinedu Okoli, popularly known as Flavour, king of ethno rap, Chibuzor Nelson Azubuike, who goes by the stage name Phyno and the Egberi Papa 1 of Bayelsa, Inetimi Alfred Odon, aka Timaya.
Other stars scheduled to thrill the Ibadan audience are the queen of afro-pop, Yemi Eberechi Alade; singer, songwriter and producer, Douglas Jack Agu, popularly known by his stage name, Runtown; Anidugbe Oluwadamilola Daniel, popularly known as Kiss Daniel and Africa’s biggest Rhythm and Blues performing twins, Peter and Paul Okoye of PSquare.
“Besides these eight iconic music stars, the show will be anchored by the duo of Nollywood and Ghollywood queens, Uche Jombo and Juliet Ibrahim just as the duo of Nollywood legends, Richard Mofe-Damijo, RMD, Kanayo O. Kanayo, KOK and one of the most celebrated Yoruba movie stars, Odunlade Adekola, will make celebrity appearances to give our esteemed Ibadan subscribers and environs total entertainment as they end the Holy Month of Ramadan”, Globacom said.
On the rationale for staging two mega shows, Glo Laffta Fest and Glo Mega Music Concert twice in Ibadan within a month, the company explained that ‘”it is our way of delighting our customers, who in the first instance, are the reason why we are in business. But more importantly, it is a reward show for their continued and sustained loyalty to the Glo brand over the years as they will have the opportunity to interact and engage all the listed stars”.
To attend the show, Globacom said that existing and new subscribers on the network should recharge their Glo SIM cards with at least N2,000 and send a text message indicating their preferred location to a short code, 207; for example, “MUSIC IBADAN’ to 207.