As London gears up for the Olympics, Nigeria is set to bring some home-brewed entertainment to the London Olympic City, Stratford. The East London borough of Newham will be treated to a feast of African music when top Nigerian artists take to the stage at the historical Stratford Theatre Royal from July 21-252012 as part of the New World Nigeria Sports and Cultural Showcase.
New World Nigeria is an initiative of the Bank of Industry. Created to market the diverse and vibrant Nigerian economy, it promotes investment and business opportunities for investor and business of all sizes. The second week of the project brings celebrated Nigerian musical acts, including the man who put Juju on the map, King Sunny Ade, Seun Kuti and Egypt 80, 2face, Tiwa Savage, Naeto C, M.I, Jesse Jagz, Ice Prince, Brymo, Wiz Boyy, Waje and many more.
Bank of Industry, BOI General Manager of Strategic Planning, Waheed Olagunju said: “We are looking forward to promote inward missions of Nigerian businesses to the UK and UK businesses to Nigeria.”
The exchange at New World Nigeria will also include films, literature, theatre and poetry. Attendees can also enjoy an exhibition of Nigerian manufactured goods, which will also be on display. For tickets, visit: https://stratfordeast.ticketsolve.com