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Winners of the 14th edition of the NNPC/SNEPCo music competition; L-R: Music Co-ordinator,  Murtala Mohammed Airport Secondary School, Mr. Okedeji James; Head, Business Relations, Shell Nigeria Exploration & Production Company Limited (SNEPCo), Mr. Alan Udi; Supervisor, Community Development, National Petroleum Investment Management Services (NAPIMS), Mrs Bunmi Lawson; a student of Murtala Mohammed Airport Secondary School , Leonard Idowu-Dawodu; representative of the wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs Jumoke Adeyemi; Pianist, Olufemi Adebayo; another student of Murtala Mohammed Airport Emmanuella Kyllians and the Co-ordinator, Musical Society of Nigeria (MUSON), Sir Emeka Nwokedi.

NNPC, SNEPCo celebrate musical talents in Lagos

The choir of the Muritala Mohammed Airport Secondary School, Ikeja – Lagos has won the just concluded 14th edition of the all Lagos secondary schools choral competition sponsored by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo). With a brilliant rendition of Sally Albrecht’s Friends On Our Left, and William Barnes’ Linden Lea, the school’s mixed choir cruised home to a victory which earned them individual prizes and musical instruments for their school. Halifield Secondary School, Maryland, came second, while Holy Child College, Obalende, emerged third. Special guest of honour at the event and ...

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2face Idibia performing

2Baba, Blackface, TerryG, Bongos, others unite in concert for Agatu

Frontline entertainers from the Idoma enclave would on Sunday, May 22 lead other celebrities in the country to Abuja for an epoch-making event tagged: Agatu Peace Concert. The event is aimed at drawing the attention of the relevant authorities as well as the international community to Agatu and other villages ravaged by Fulani Herdsmen. A statement issued on Saturday in Abuja by 1 Idoma Initiative, orgainisers of the event, noted that the peace concert would be used to raise funds to rehabilitate the Internally Displaced Persons across the communities. The statement signed by secretary general of the group, Barr. John ...

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Instagram Launches Video Carousel Ads For Businesses

Instagram has launched a new way for brands to tell their stories on the platform with video carousel ads. Taco Bell, Macy’s and Air B’n’B are amongst the first global brands to create ads using the new format. With the carousel ad format, marketers can build ads using up to five pieces of video and photo content as a combination for richer storytelling. The maximum video length is 60 seconds per video. Initial results show [2] that carousel formats have, on average, a 2.5 point increase in ad recall over static image formats. “Since we introduced carousel ads last year, ...

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9ice, ID Cabasa, others to thrill fans at Lagos City Mall, Onikan

LAGOS –  It promises to be an explosive evening at the Lagos City Mall this weekend as one of Nigeria’s finest afro hip-hop artistes, 9ice leads other stars for a ground breaking musical concert as Gaise, an afrofusion musician set to unveil his new record label on Sunday May 8. The concert which starts with a red carpet at five o’clock in the evening will be held at Ace-Olivia Event Hall. Akinade Ibuoye, Gaise, also known as Gaise Baba is a graduate of Economics from Obafemi Awolowo University who came into the music scene with his self-titled Album “GAISEBABA” in ...

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