Nigeria’s top musical forces take to stage at the London Olympic City, Stratford

As London gears up for the Olympics, Africa’s most dynamic country, Nigeria is brought to life at 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 21 to 25 July 2012 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 AdeSeun Kuti and Egypt 80, Tuface, Tiwa SavageNaeto CChoc BoizM.IJesse JagzIce Prince & BrymoWiz BoyyWaje 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

 

 

Schedule

Saturday 21 July

8:10 PM WizBoyy

8:30 PM

8:35 PM Waje

9:05 PM

9:15 PM TuFace

10:00 PM

Sunday 22 July

7:35 PM Young Mo

7:45 PM

7:50 PM Wande Coal

8:3 PM

8:55 PM Choc Boiz

10:00 PM

Monday 23 July

7:35 PM Tiwa

7:55 PM

8:00 PM Naeto C

8:30 PM

8:30 PM M.I

9:00 PM

9:15 PM River of Music

10:00 PM

Tuesday 25 July

7:05 PM Bez

7:25 PM

7:40 PM Keziah Jones

9:00 PM

9:10 PM King Sunny Ade

10:10 PM

Wednesday 25 July

7:00 PM Nigerian Diasporama

8:30 PM

   

9:00 PM Seun Kuti and Egypt 80

10:30 PM