The event will showcase a galaxy of Nigerian Musicians and artists with an expected audience of 1000 Nigerians and other African Caribbean
This high society event will bring together a galaxy of international ambassadors, dignitaries, VIP’s and celebrities such as the Minister of Information, Honourable Frank Nweke, PMAN President Mr Bolaji Rosiji and
Nigerian High Commissioner to the UK, Dr Christopher Kolade.
Performing artists include Weird MC, D’banj, Dare Art Alade, Sir Victor Uwaifor, Sunny Nneji, Pasuma Wonder, Sunny Okosun, Sammie Okposo, Sunny Ade and Basket Mouth in which this prestigious ceremony will be broadcasted live from London to Nigeria.
There will be 22 categories, which include distinction awards such as the Lifetime achievement award and Ever Green song of the year.
CEO of the Nigeria Music Awards, Mr Abiodun Olusesan, states “Nigeria Music Awards 2006 is going to be out of this world, the fact that we are hosting the event in the UK takes Nigeria and its musicians to another level, a European level to be precise. There are millions of Nigerians living in Europe as well as this many non-Nigerians have shown great interest in Nigerian music for example, Tu Face Ibidia won the ‘African artist of the year award’ at the 2005 MTV Europe Awards and now he has international recognition, so the Nigeria Music Awards event assists to promote and publicise Nigeria’s extremely talented artists to a new
The Nigeria Music Awards ceremony definitely guarantees the best Nigeria can offer in music and unbridled entertainment, bringing together the creme-de-la-creme of Nigeria.
Ticket prices range from £40 to £125.