Across the length and breadth of Nigeria, one of Nigeria’s leading musicians and Crown SABC African Gospel Artiste of the year, Sammie Okposo recently kick started his revolutionary annual global tour known as the Sammie Okposo Praise Party (SOPP). Having held sold out concerts in cities like Lagos, Benin, Port-Harcourt and Umuahia, it is now the turn of Abuja residents to witness the ground-breaking concert.
Scheduled for July 12, 2015 at the Transforming Church, the Abuja concert will feature other top gospel artistes and talented comedians to knot and unknot the intestines of guests with rib cracking jokes.
The 2015 edition of the SOPP Global Tour started in Lagos on May 1st, 2015 at the Grace Gardens Events Center with large turn out from large music lovers across the state. The retinue of artistes that performed at the Lagos concert was quite intimidating as many of them stormed the venue to lend their support to the concert.
The train later moved to Benin and wowed the dwellers with their outstanding performances. The Benin edition of the gig held on May 30th, 2015 to another sold out concert which took place at CGMI Unusual Conference Center featuring talented gospel artistes like Buchi, Eben, Efe Nathan, Tim Godfrey, Victor Atenega, Nikki Laoye, Anny, among others.
The Port-Harcourt edition of the tour held on June 14, 2015 at the Kings Assembly and it featured great acts like Nikki Laoye, Nosa, Tim Godfrey, Nathan, Afy Douglas, Preye Odede, Mercy Chinwo, Dan D Humorous and many others. It was the turn of Umuahia, the Abia State capital to experience mind blowing live performances concert on June 21, 2015. The inspiring and amazing concert which held at the Stream of Joy International was particularly spectacular as the main auditorium and the overflows couldn’t contain the fans and music lovers that came out for the concert.
The SOPP Global Tour is currently the most talked concert among the gospel community and the organisers have kick started plans for the annual Europe and America SOPP Global Tour.