Lagos|Nigeria In celebration of the second anniversary of Nigerian Entertainment Today newspapers, Industry Nite, the weekly platform for showcasing talent, networking and engagement, will host a special event in honor of the respected newspaper.
The event, which will be hosted by Tee-A, will hold at Oriental Hotel in Lekki, Lagos, on Wednesday April 25, and will feature an exclusive listening session of 2face Idibia’s upcoming album, as well as performances from some of today’s most promising music stars.
‘We’re beyond excited. We’re only just two and it looks like we’ve been here forever’, says publisher Ayeni
Adekunle. ‘The celebration isn’t really for us, it’s for the entire media and music industry. A celebration of our readers, friends, advertisers and partners’.
NET, which clocks two on April 26, 2012, was founded by media entrepreneur Ayeni Adekunle. Before establishing NET, Ayeni had been a journalist with Encomium, THISDAY and The PUNCH.
Available as a weekly print newspaper, the company also runs the popular website www.thenetng.com, as well as a thriving mobile service.
‘As our name suggests, Industry Nite is a platform for the entire industry, and we’re proud to be part of the second anniversary of this great newspaper’ Industry Nite founder Matthew Ohio says.
Apart from 2face Idibia, who will give guests the rare opportunity to listen to materials from his upcoming album, the special NET anniversary event will have performances from other musicians including Praiz, DammyKrane, Iyanya, Moeazy, Brymo, Skales and Da LOS