The Glo Mega Music Nationwide Tour packaged by national
telecommunications company, Globacom, will land in Ikorodu, Lagos State, on today for the 27th edition of the block buster show. It is scheduled for Ikorodu Musical Village at 4.00 p.m.
Awka, the capital of Anambra State, hosted the inaugural edition of the show on April 15, 2017. Since then, the show has been held in 26 different cities across the country including Suleja, Makurdi, Lokoja, Ayingba, Port Harcourt and Ibadan (twice). Others are Akure, Abeokuta and Ijebu Ode. Others are Aba, Calabar, Asaba, Benin, Victoria Island, Ajah, Ikeja, Benin, Port Harcourt, Owerri, Ekpoma, Enugu, Kubwa and
Globacom in a press statement on Thursday in Lagos said that the Ikorodu event would parade the nation’s top musicians including legendary singer, Tuface Idibia, Woju crooner, Kiss Daniel, highlife maestro, Flavour, and the Egberi Papa 1 of Bayelsa, Timaya,. Others are Marvin records queen, Di’Ja, and Axterix, the hip-hop sensation.
Globacom stated that the “Centre of Excellence” is hosting the show for the fifth time, adding that “this goes to show the prime place Lagos State occupies in our minds in the scheme of things. As a company, we believe that nothing is too big for us to celebrate and reward our teeming subscribers for their loyalty and faith in the Glo Brand”.
The show which will be anchored by the duo of Juliet Ibrahim from Ghollywood and her Nollywood colleague, Uche Jombo, will also feature celebrity appearances of legends of Nigerian film industry, Richard Mofe-Damijo (RMD), Patience ‘Mama G’ Ozokwor, and Kanayo O. Kanayo (KOK) of Professor John bull fame.
Globacom explained further that the show is free of charge, adding that, “all a subscriber willing to attend the show needs to do is to recharge his or her Glo SIM card with a minimum of N2,000 within a month for either voice or data usage and send a text message “MUSIC IKORODU” to a short code 207. The subscriber will then get a message inviting him or her to the show”.