More beer! More Money!
Flavour has gotten another reason to always visit the bank the more these days, recently, he had a reason to celebrate as he landed an endorsement with Nigerian Breweries as a brand ambassador of Life Beer. Recall that in 2014, he was made the brand ambassador for Guiness Nigeria’s Harp Lager Beer.
Thanks to promoter, Paul O, the CEO of Upfront Booking for helping the ‘Ada Ada’ singer get this deal. Paul is one who gets most credit for helping Nigerian celebrities with their deals. Flavour will be spending two years on this endorsement.
While Flavour continues stacking up good cash, the rumours of him dating Chidinma seem not to be ending anytime soon. Chidinma who was the first female winner of MTN project fame has been on the flavor train for a while now. It started with their duet ‘Ololufe’ last year. In the video they kissed which sparked off rumours that the two were dating.
However, Chidinma always tell us “Flavour is someone that is very, very cool to work with, it’s very easy to work with Flavour. He is really a very nice person, so we are just working basically. There will always be rumours, but hey what am I even trying to defend? Nothing. People will always talk either way.”
In a related development, veteran R&B Singer, 2 Face idibia was announced as the brand ambassador for alcoholic drink, campari, during the Nigeria Entertainment Conference held in Lagos on April 20, 2016.
The Head of Marketing for Brain Munro-Abayomi Ajao, has revealed why the company chose to make 2 Face its brand ambassador. He said “The brand has been with us for the past 50 years. Before now, we have relied on oversees ambassadors.”
“So, we begin to look at it that why can’t Africa have it’s own Campari ambassador? Why can’t the ambassador come from Nigeria?” So this evening we are pleased to announce to you that from this year 2016, 2 baba is a campari ambassador for Nigeria.
Abayomi also stated that 2 Face personality is reflection of what Champari present, he described the singer as hardworking and as exemplary image of the brand. “We believe that there is a lot of things that 2 Face has that resonate with Campari, 2 baba is a hardworking guy.” Campari is for the man that has worked very hard and has to celebrate.
N20m For Grabs As Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage, Others Contest
Nigerian social media space is bustling with activities as top Nigerian celebrities drawn from music, movies and football sectors lock horns in an online engagement contest hosted by the Nigerian Social Media Awards whose grand finale is slated for December 11, 2021 at Eko Hotel and suites, Victoria Island Lagos.
Celebrities competing in the Naija Game of Thrones category are 2Baba, Davido, Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage, Wizkid, Olamide, Don Jazzy and Genevieve Nnaji, while Phyno, Victor Osimhen, Kelechi Iheanacho, King Rudy, Yemi Alade, Funke Akindele Bello, Timaya and Mr. P are contesting in the Naija x Factor category.
A confirmation of the degree of engagement the celebrities have with their online fans, the contestants involve the fans visiting the website to vote for them to boost the celebrities opportunity to win N20 million grand prize that would be paid to the celebrities to support his/her corporate social responsibility project.
The project manager Nigeria social media awards, Francis Amirize in a statement said the social media which a few years ago started as a fun spot has today metamorphosed into an opinion shaping part of existence which can no longer be ignored in the marketing of brands projects and personalities.
Egwu Ogba Holds, August 9
The Umu-Akoku Family of Erema Town, Egi in Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area of Rivers State has fixed 9th of August, 2021 as date for this year’s Egwu Ogba festival.
August 9, according to the family source, falls within eight Nkwo market days from the nineth of July 2021, when the declaration was made.
The declaration of the date was made by Elder Elijah Obulor on behalf of Elder Andrew Nwaoma who is the eldest member of Umu- Akoku family of Erema at the ancient Anamaoji play ground.
Speaking earlier in an interview with The Tide, the oldest member of the Umu-Akoku Family, Erema, Elder Andrew Nwaoma said the festival has no iota of fetism in it, stressing that it is a celebration of the culture of the Egi people.
Elder Nwaoma said Egwu-Ogba also fosters peace and unity, stressing that it is a celebration of all persons irrespective of their religious creed.
Also speaking, the head chief of Umu-Akoku Royal Family of Erema, Chief Ikenna Obulor said the celebration has remained the same despite the influx of different religions into Erema.
Chief Obulor said Egwu Ogba brings peace, prosperity and oneness to the entire Ogba Kingdom.
He used the occasion to refute alleged rumour of fighting during the ceremony, stressing that the entire place is peaceful.
The eldest son of Andrew Nwaoma, Bro. Kayedi Nwaoma said the present generation will ensure that the festival does not die.
Also speaking, the Eze Egi of Ogbaland, Eze (Prof) Anele Uzondu Wokoma said Egwu Ogba represents the feast of passover for the Egi people.
Wokoma said the festival brings bumper harvest to the Egi people as well as fosters unity in the Kingdom.
By: John Bibor
BB Naija Season Six Begins, ’Morrow
Multi Choice Nigeria, Monday, revealed that Season 6 of the Big Brother Naija Reality TV Show will begin on July 24.
Disclosing this while briefing journalists, Multi choice customer officer, Martin Mabudu, said that this year’s edition of the reality show would run for 72 days and end on October 3, 2021.
Recall that Olamilekan Agbeleshe also known as Layon won BB Naija lockdown edition last year. He went home with N30 million cash prize, a two bedroom apartment, courtesy of Revolution Plus, a top of the range SUV from Nigerian automaker, Innoson Motors, a trip to Dublin, courtesy of Guinness and home appliances courtesy of Scan Frost.
Others are trip to Dubai, packaged by Travel Beta, a year’s supply of Indomie noodles, Munch it and Colgate toothpaste, a year’s supply of Pepsi, a branded chiller trip to watch the UEFA Champions League final and a branded new oppo mobile smartphone.
In 2019, BBNaija winner, Mercy Eke, won N30 million prize money as well as other mouth-watering gifts.
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