Awka, Anambra State capital, and the Garden City of Port Harcourt are now billed to hold the two mega shows, the Glo Mega Music Nationwide Tour and the Glo Laffta Fest comedy Show respectively, organised by the grand masters of data, Globacom, next weekend.
The Glo Mega Music Tour will hold at Marble Arch Awka, on Saturday, April 15, while Glo Laffta Fest will take place on Sunday, April 16, at the Aztech Event Centre, Port Harcourt.
Globacom said it decided to organise the shows to thank its subscribers across the country for their loyalty and support for the Glo brand over the years.
The Glo Mega Music Concert will be headlined by Nigeria’s topmost musicians such as Olamide, Timaya, Runtown, Di’Ja, and Omawumi, while the Glo Laffta Fest will feature Africa’s funniest comedians including Gordons, Basketmouth, Bovi, Salvador from Uganda, Bash, Arinze Baba and Princewill.
Apart from the array of stars listed to perform at the first two shows, Globacom disclosed that the trio of Juliet Ibrahim, Mercy Johnson and Ebube Nwagbo would anchor the shows while leading celebrities such as Richard Mofe-Damijo (RMD), Mama G, Kanayo O. Kanayo, Odunlade Adekola, Funke Akindele and numerous others would make guest appearances at the shows.
The shows will hold in 27 locations across Nigeria over a period of six months while other shows slated for April include Glo Mega Music Tours in Owerri on April, 22, Asaba on April 29 and Calabar on May 6. Also, the Glo Laffta Fest will hold in Abuja on April 23, Enugu on April 30 and Owerri on May 7.
To qualify to be part of the Glo Mega Music Concert, the company urged subscribers who have used up to N2,000 in the preceding month to text “Music” and their preferred location to a short code, 207. For instance, to attend the music show in Abuja, the subscriber should send “Music Abuja” to 204, while for the Laffta Fest Comedy show, the subscriber is to send “LOL” and the preferred location to short code 240