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ShopRite StandUp Comedy featuring Best comedians East of Nigeria is coming this Easter!

ShopRite mall Owerri and Lagalaga Entertainment presents ShopRite StandUp comedy featuring the very best of Eastern entertainment in Comedy, Music and Dance.

Face of Arise Africa Pageant 2018 Holds In Imo State

The stage is set for the 2nd edition of Face of Africa  Beauty Pageant scheduled to hold July 2018 at Rockview Hotel Owerri ,Imo state. The organizer of the program,Mr Ik Anyanwu, Ceo Face of Arise Africa  made this disclosure while fielding question from newsmen in Owerri recently  .

Invitation: Prof. B.T.O Ikegwuoha Launches Books to Address Leadership Issues in Nigeria and IboLand

Professor B. T. O Ikegwuoha has the Pleasure and Honour to Invite:

All the Staff (Academic & Non-Teaching Staff) and Students of Imo State University (IMSU), Owerri & Madonna University, Okija, Anambra State, Religious leaders, Business Owners, Operators of Media Outfits, Politicians, Journalists, Markters, Media Consultants etc

(1) “Leadership: Theory and Practice – Critical Issues of Political & Economic Development”

(2) “Igbo People of Southeastern Nigeria: Issues, Questions and Dilemma of Leadership” (co-authored)

Photos from the birthday celebration of Ifeanyi CY Njoku as he turned 33 with happiness

Blogger and political affairs commentator, Ifeanyi CY Njoku celebrated his birthday on Tuesday August 8th 2017 in Owerri, the Imo State capital.
He turned 33 on the day.
Here are some photos from the celebration and a report of how it went.

Photos from the successful OLUIGBO Igbo Language Competition in Imo State

The Oluigbo (voice of Igbo) first edition Igbo language competition held successfully on 30th of June at Calvary International Secondary School, Orji, in the capital city of Imo State - Owerri.
The event which was earlier publicised on as being organised by Mazi Nwadike Ifesinachi JohnPaul  and his team was well attended by the students who were excited about the event which is part of  the  movement to secure Igbo language from extinction.
At 10 am the event kicked off and featured competitions (isompi) including okwu ntabeire (tongue-twisters), akuko ifo (folk tales), gwam gwam gwam (riddles), ajuoaza (quiz), egwu odinala (traditional dance of Igbo people), mbem ijele, and itu ilu (proverbs).
Those who won in the competitions were given prizes including writing materials and other items.
Head of the Oluigbo team who spoke with said the flag off event was to assess the level of knowledge and usage of the Igbo language in the school and subsequently among ot…

Photos from Face of Arise Afrika emerges as Grand finale of the trending pageant and Arise Afrika Awards 2017 is set to take place 29th July

The Audition of Face of Arise Afrika successfully held at Blue Ribbon Lounge, Shoprite Owerri on 30th June 2017.
Over 40 persons picked up forms to be part of this pageant while 26 Queens scaled through to the next stage of the competition and currently part of the project.
The Management of Face of Arise Afrika Pageant and all the contestants were present as the race began officially for the MOST TALKED ABOUT BEAUTY PAGEANT in and around Imo state now.
Pst Adesoji Joseph one of our Awardees at the upcoming programme made a Guest Appearance as he came to inspire and mentor the young talents in the area of harnessing their music talents.
Outside the usual time of cat-walking, Q&A sessions, the contestants were all taught how to make Anakara hand bags, shoes , Make up, Bead making.


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OLUIGBO competition to fight against extinction of Igbo language - Founder

The maiden edition of Oluigbo (Voice of Igbo) competition is going to be taking place on June 30th by 10am at Calvary International Secondary School at Orji in Owerri, Imo state and it is aimed at stirring up the youths to uphold the Igbo language and keep speaking it dearly no matter the rate of penetration   of western culture. had a brief interview today with the founder of the initiative,  MaziNwadike Johnpaul to know what inspired this unique project which is aimed at encouraging and sustaining the Igbo language.  Enjoy

OLUIGBO: Competition To Sustain and Encourage Speaking of Igbo Language to Hold on 30th June

The Oluigbo initiative will commence the competition between Igbo primary school pupils across Igboland (South-East Nigeria) this month. The first competition will hold on June 30th 2017.
OLUIGBO is a competition designed for the revival of Igbo language.

Purpose is to renew interest and sustain Igbo language.
OLUIGBO is a programme that is competition-based to stimulate the minds of primary school pupils with a view to propagate and sustain the speaking of Igbo in everyday life.
June 30th event will take place thus:

We would love your wedding and other events to be the talk of the town. Try Geovani

Geovani Creation & Events is an event planning and management company whose commitment is to create signature events in inImo State and across Nigeria. Geovani is a full service event planning and management company whose sole aim is to provide memorable and lifetime experiences by creating, planning, and managing both corporate and personal events that are client-centered.  For the best Event Management in Owerri and Event management in all of Imo State and Nigeria as a whole, Geovani is simply the best brand to trust. For 11 years now, all we have given clients is a reason to smile. Geovani Creation will help you to organize and manage every aspect of your event. Our team is made up of young, vibrant, purpose-driven professionals who are experienced, flexible, work well with people and have an understanding of the needs, challenges, and limitations of any event. 

We offer breathtaking masterpiece to wow our clients and marvel their guests. We do theme Decoration for weddings...Traditi…

If You've Got A Great DJ Then Your Event Is Already Half Successful: DJ Smiley J Is The Great DJ For You!

Once you have a great Dj at your event, your event is already half-successful. So when it comes to getting a good DJ, don't even compromise  to get someone who has not mastered the art of Disc Jockeying.  Not sure who to call? Dj Smiley is your guy!!! DJ Smiley J is a live extravaganza.A Vibe Master, fusing Music with skills & tech.The baddest Disc Jockey alive!

Do You Want An Event That Will Blow Your Mind? Try Geovani Creations & Events

Geovani Creation & Events is an event planning and management company whose commitment is to create signature events in Nigeria.
Established 11 years ago, Geovani creation formerly known as Geovani wedding bells, is a full service event planning and management company whose sole aim is to provide memorable and lifetime experiences by creating, planning, and managing both corporate and personal events that are client-centered. 
Geovani Creation will help you to organize and manage every aspect of your event. Our team is made up of young, vibrant, purpose-driven professionals who are experienced, flexible, work well with people and have an understanding of the needs, challenges, and limitations of any event. 

We offer breathtaking masterpiece to wow our clients and marvel their guests. We do theme Decoration for weddings...Traditional and white.  We bring into reality the very fantasies and childlike imaginations of our clients. As a result, we create from scratch the very wonder that w…

Beautiful wedding pictures of ex-beauty queen Asa Igbo and Fabulous

Yesterday Saturday 6th May, 2017 at Jesus Never Fails Arena (Event Center), Port-Harcourt road Owerri, Imo State, former Igbo beauty queen Asa Igbo, Jane Nnadozie (Ezurike) wedded her handsome partner Nnamdi John Ezurike who goes by the name Fabulous.
Congratulations to them.

#BAAD2017: See all the trending photos from Banky W and Adesua Etomi traditional wedding

Photos have been pouring out from Banky Wellington and actress Adesua Etomi traditional wedding yesterday. Big congrats to the latest celebrity couple in Nigeria.
More pictures below.
Oya Linda Ikeji and Don Jazzy take over...

Photos: DJ Paky posed with 2baba and BBNaija TTT

On 29th April Imo state capital Owerri was stormed by 2baba and GospelOnTheBeatz for the earlier the Owerri Music Conference as earlier advertised on GistGate. Also on the same day 6 of the top BBNaija Contestants including Thin Tall Tony, Kemen and Uriel also stormed Owerri for the homecoming of the Imo state born Uriel Oputa. Classical DJ Paky was among the top DJs that played at the music conference.
He shared pictures of him and 2baba and others. See more pictures below....

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Photos from birthday celebration of Gospel Singer Maureen Sings

The amazing Gospel artiste Maureen Sings celebrated her 2017 birthday on April 11th at the Imo State Government House Chapel Owerri and the event was awesome with many friends, fans and well-wishers present. According to her post those who graced the occasion which was themed 2Hrs30mins included the Chaplain of imo state goverment house victory chapel Dr Bunmi Babs, guest artistes Temmie Psalmist,  Onyekwere Onyedikachi, Shola Leads, Annie Ukachi, Treasure Crown, Ezekiel Esau, Joshua Junior,mama  Rose Onyemachi Williams Sammy, Armstrong Deekor, Lafin Gas Mc T-Boy Cfr and more. More pictures below...

Traditional wedding and White wedding photos of Liz Benson's Daughter

The daughter of  popular Nollywood actress Liz Benson's daughter is now officially Mrs Etim.  She wedded traditionally on March 31st and had white wedding with her husband Promise Etim on April 8th. More photos below.

You are invited to Paint A Life Arts Exhibition in Owerri this week

Guest Post:
*Unveiling of Paint A Life Initiative/Art Exhibition & Fund Raising*

We are most humbled and very happy to invite you all to  [our] foundation’s event coming up Saturday 15 April at Banquet Hall  Newcastle Hotel.  Time: 12 noon

Jollof Jokes Comedy Concert about to shake Owerri!

Owerri the Imo State capital is about to get real hot!
The biggest comedy concert is ready to go down in the Mega City of Owerri come the 2nd day of June, 2017.

Photos from wedding of Senator Araume's daughter and Governor Dariye's son

Daughter of former Senator Ifeanyi Ararume, Chioma Ararume, and son of former Plateau state Governor Nante Dariye.
In attendance were top shot Nigerian politicians including former Senate President, David Mark, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, APC National Chairman, John Oyegun, Minister of Labour, Dr Chris Ngige,
Honourable Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi.
Wedding was at Ecumenical Center, National Christian Centre, Abuja.  1st April 2017.