Aquatic town of Ikorodu is set to host the grand finale of the 5th Edition of UNLEASH Your Talent which have been packed with glitz and glamour. The event is billed to hold in few days.
This year’s show, the 5th in the series of the annual grassroots talents exposition tagged “the movement edition” is scheduled to take place at the 2000 capacity hall of King’s Court Events Centre, Ikorodu on Sunday the 21st of August, 2016.
Emeka Oparah, Ali Baba, Gbenga Adeyinka D 1st, Otunba Dayo Adeneye, Azuh Arinze, Aisha Lawal, Sheyi Ashekun, Seun Oloketuyi are headlining mix of notable personalities drafted from different sectors from fashion to media to encourage the organizers and the lucky twenty-three finalists at the Grand finale of #UNLEASHSeasonV. Also expected at the event is the fast rising Music Arewa.
The organizers hope to use this edition as a launchpad to kick-start the spread of the project UNLEASH Your Talents to all other parts of Lagos State as they introduce the new scheme MIME: Mentor’s Inspiring Moments for Empowerment, a process whereby veterans in the field where the project is concerned adopts the 1st position holder or anyone of their choice amongst the finalists for mentoring and grooming in the art.
Professionals who have accepted to pilot the scheme for this edition are Ali Baba, Gbenga Adeyinka D 1st, Hilarry Jackson, Legendary Gold Ltd. and DJ Roland of #Eko fm and #Metro fm.
Anchoring the event is the popular delectable Presenter, Doyin Kukoyi. While DJ Tonyz Da Blastmaster will be behind the wheels of steel.
Expected as the Royal Father of the day is , His Royal Majesty, Oba Kabir Adewale Shotobi, Ilufemiloba Adegorunshen V, the Ayagburen and Paramount Ruler of Ikorodu.
The Special Guests of Honour are Pharm. Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf and Otunba Dayo Adeneye, who are Hon. Commissioners for Lagos State Youth & Social Development and Ogun State Information respectively.
The Father of the day is Mr. Samuel O. Sogunro, The Rector of Lagos State Polytechnic, while confirmed as Mothers of the day are Mrs. Olufunmi Oshinowo-Bashorun and Lady Evang. T.O. Sunmoni.
Chairing the occassion is Dr. G.I. Agbaje of NASRDA. The Chief Host is Hon. Babajimi Benson, MHR (Ikorodu Federal Constituency); and the Hosts are all Ikorodu division LG & LCDAs SolAds.
Also, the Guest Speaker is Mayor Deen Sanwoola, the CEO of Something Else and DG, iCare Foundation.
This year edition which is the commemorative edition is also going to serve as a platform to celebrate and appreciate brands and personalties who have stood firmly behind the project over the past five years. Notable amongst the brands picking UNLEASH appreciation awards are #Airtel Nigeria, #Encomium Magazine, Mr. Azuh Arinze, Publisher of Yes International Magazine, Kunle Adelabu, Publisher of The Impact Newspaper and a couple of other individuals.
Tickets for admission are available in different categories with price range as
VIP: N2, 500. 00
VVIP (table for five): N15, 000.00
Glamour carpet starts by 12noon while event proper starts from 1pm to 6pm.
Enquiries can be directed to any of the telephone numbers: 08027201004, 08086891684, 08022837357, 08120664964.