The search for Person of the year #LazyNigerianYouth or #HardworkingNigerianYouth continues in #Abuja

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The Youth in Nigeria today are facing very unique challenges due to an overall failure in governance.

Despite the challenges, some have excelled on a global scale in almost all areas.

Look at Fashion, Entertainment , Literature, Information Technology & Entrepreneurship for examples. 

Considering the Continous decay since Independence in 1960, we should have #diligentNigerianYouth or #HardworkingNigerianYouth or #IndustriousNigerianYouth trending instead of the recent jibe from our leader.

(People's suggestibility can be powerfully influenced by the environment in which they find themselves, and you can use environmental triggers - and 'triggers' can, of course, include your own words)

In searching for person of the year  #LazyNigerianYouth I'm tempted to believe  he/ she / they  may reside mostly in Abuja, if i was to pin a location Aso rock would get mine.

But the truth is #LazyNigerianYouth do exist, the ones without PVC.  So stop being lazy, find out how to get yours here

transform the narrative to #diligentNigerianYouth or #HardworkingNigerianYouth or #IndustriousNigerianYouth

 

 


Concert, Multimedia show & Fireworks display at National stadium #Abuja 27th Feb 2014 #Centenary

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As Nigeria begins to wrap up the Centenary activities, this great nation is preparing for the biggest event of the century, “Nigeria: A Nation United”. On January 1st 1914, Nigeria’s journey to nationhood commenced when the Northern and Southern Protectorates were amalgamated into one country by the colonial authorities…. As Nigeria celebrates 100 years – we are celebrating a journey underlined by a determination to excel and remain united as a strong indivisible entity.

The Federal Government of Nigeria has directed that the celebrations be brought to a close in February 2014, with a grand ceremony, telling our unique story to the world.  With over a thousand (1000+) cast and crew members from all over Nigeria, this story would feature state of the art technology, props and choreography on a canvass dominated by a unique stage, custom built to mirror our nation’s geography. It would be a fascinating night of history and spectacle, ending in a blazing display of fireworks. Watch as history unfolds at The Abuja National Stadium on the 27 th February 2014 at 6pm where there will be a pre-concert, followed by a spectacular Multimedia Show and Fireworks display.

Official MCs for the night are Ike Osakioduwa and Funke Akindele who will launch the pre-concert featuring some of the nations most popular musicartistssuch as TuFace, Wizkid, Ara, Nazir AhmedHausawaa.k.aZiriums, Threadstoneand Omawunmi among others.Observe as we also revive nostalgia and relive music from decades past featuring hits from Victor Olaiya, Victor Uwaifo, Ikemba Superstars, Nelly Uchendu, Rex Lawson, King Kennytone, Fela and many others! Keep up with the event by following the Grand Finale Multimedia shows social media platforms:

Facebook : www.facebook.com/proudlynigeria100

Instagram : www.instagram.com/proudlynigeria

Twitter : www.twitter.com/100nigeria

Website : www.nigeriacentenary.com.ng

Blog : www.blog.nigeriacentenary.com.ng


Register @ The French Institute #Abuja No 52 Libreville street off Aminu Kano Wuse II. Contact 08053620607


Guitarlesson

Guitar Lessons for Children and Adults.

Learn the guitar and like every other musical instrument,

increase your IQ by as much as 7 points. Yes it’s true!

Thursday

Saturday

Total

Cost                  

3-5pm       2hrs

3-5 pm        2hrs

16 hours a month

22,000

 

A brief motivating note for today

Swiss experts say there is growing evidence that musician’ brains look and work differently from those of others. Parts of the brain that control motor skills, hearing and memory become larger and active. When person learns how to play an instrument, alertness, planning, and other ability to read emotions also improve. Essentially the architecture of the brain changes

For children especially, research has shown that learning to play an instrument teaches them to be self-disciplined, more attentive and better at planning and finding it easier to learn a new language.

 

 

Guitar Lessons for Children and Adults.

Learn the guitar and like every other musical instrument,

increase your IQ by as much as 7 points. Yes it’s true!

Thursday

Saturday

Total

Cost                  

3-5pm       2hrs

3-5 pm        2hrs

16 hours a month

22,000

 

A brief motivating note for today

Swiss experts say there is growing evidence that musician’ brains look and work differently from those of others. Parts of the brain that control motor skills, hearing and memory become larger and active. When person learns how to play an instrument, alertness, planning, and other ability to read emotions also improve. Essentially the architecture of the brain changes

For children especially, research has shown that learning to play an instrument teaches them to be self-disciplined, more attentive and better at planning and finding it easier to learn a new language.


CELEBRITY SPLASH: CHARLYBOY, THE ARISTOCRATIC REBEL: UNTOLD STORY OF HIS WEALTH, COURAGE, & SUCCESS PLUS HIS $200 MILLION FORTUNE (PHOTOS)

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The path of self-discovery and originality from cradle to greatness is less traveled by sojourners because it is long, dusty, and turbulent with no shortcuts to the preferred destination. Great men like CHARLY BOY are not necessarily perfect. They only stand out from the crowd with a mark of distinction and deviation- daring to be who they truly are. Thus, they see, think and act above the norm of events. They do not speak the language of the immediate generation and are rarely understood by contemporaries because they are future-based and in some cases stigmatized as controversial until their perspectives and actions, for which they were stigmatized become obvious to the wondering society in retrospect.

Early in life, CHARLY BOY, like the Legendary Afro-beat King, FELA ANIKULAPO KUTI, was tossed between upholding his aristocratic status as first son of the renowned JUSTICE CHUKWUDIFU OPUTA, and establishing his originality on the sands of time by heeding the call of destiny to make a difference in his generation. He rebelled against parental interference in his career path with a determination to deliver himself as a gift to his generation. A decision he paid dearly for. Today, CHARLY BOY is not only an entertainer but a house hold name and an enigmatic social engineer who has carved a niche for himself with an amazing cult followership. C.B as he is fondly called by close pals and loyalists chose a different path against the wish of his people and consistently pursued his vision to reality.

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The seemingly lost child has now become one of the most respected of his family and a reputable figure in the Nigerian entertainment industry. From the days of no slippers like our President, to the years of lost future in the village, the enigmatic Area Fada began his journey. When little or nothing is heard about those he started with, CHARLY BOY has consistently kept his brand above boards. He is indisputably one of the most celebrated Nigerian entertainers, and obviously one of the richest celebrities in Africa. Not much has been known over time about what the AREA FADA is worth in terms of wealth.

 

Today, we have decided to dig into the world of fame and affluence of the AREA FADA, who navigated his way out of the artificial poverty he created for himself. Today, the Lost - sheep has become a child with a vision, and the same parents we hear live in his family house in Gwarinpa- Abuja. It would be recalled that he had reportedly acquired a second-hand Helicopter in 2009 for his family use. Investigation had revealed that CHARLY BOY sold the Helicopter after one week of purchase due to some mechanical faults. However, the man who is synonymous with innovation zeal, zest and enthusiasm has continued to amass wealth for himself and his family through his artistic ingenuity. CHARLY BOY who has been away to the United Kingdom for a tour is rumoured to have just acquired another second-hand Helicopter worth $780,000.00.

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It was rumoured that the Areafada bought the Helicopter from a company called Rim, which recently put up one of its Helicopters for sale. CHARLY BOY was said to have quickly rushed to the company to pay for the Helicopter. We cannot say exactly where the transaction took place. As a result of this new development, we have taken a special timeout to gather very explicit and reliable information on the AREA FADA’S wealth profile from a source very close to the AREA FADA. It is so shocking to know that CHARLY BOY has acquired apartments on every street in Gwarinpa, Abuja. It was further disclosed that out of his patriotism of the estate, Galadima bus stop and his street were named after him. The different houses he possesses have been put out to rent, as most of the tenants do not even have ideas on who owns them, as they deal strictly with the agents and his lawyers. His 25 buildings in Gwarinpa cannot be disputed. In recognition of his antecedents as a social engineer, some Bus stops in Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt and Benin have been named after him.

 

The source had also given us some pictures he got from CHARLY BOY showing his different apartments abroad including Dubai (see photos), thirty landed property in Abuja including the newly secured CHARLY BOY YOUTH CENTRE, fleet of cars and power bikes, 3 apartments in Lagos, an apartment in the United States, and a night club in England. A credible source had disclosed further that CHARLY BOY recently sold one of his apartments in Ghana. The Multi-billionaire has a mansion for an office just immediately after his house in the same estate. CHARLY BOY has been rated by our reporter as one of the richest living celebrities in Nigeria. He has not only acquired fame, but stupendous wealth as well. Despite the success, many troubling questions abound. Why has his life remained eccentric? Many have concluded that it is as a result of his wealth that he continues to spend money on make-ups, eccentric costumes. Some have said that it is because he feels so successful that he now sleeps in Coffins, keeps Python as a pet and a host of other weird things he does. Even at that, he is obviously not deterred by mounting criticisms as he appears to be too comfortable with his life-style.

Today, “The Stone that the builders rejected” has now become “the chief cornerstone” in the OPUTA family. The supposed stubborn child, and so called “big rascal”, and “black - sheep” of the family is now a positive reference point and major help to the family. Despite his achievements, the General of the People’s army as he is sometimes called is down to earth. People who have met the Areafada one on one have confessed that his humility is to a fault. This is not unconnected to the place he stands in the society.

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This could also be a strategy he has put in place to be associate freely with the masses he advocates for. Apart from his wealth, not many are even aware that the Areafada is a grandfather. Charlyboy is said to be happy with his 9 children who are all doing well in their various endeavors. They are mostly graduates. One of his sons is an Associate Professor at MIT, Boston. His meteoric rise from grass to grace is not just phenomenal but inspiring. Certainly, behind every glory, there is a story. Indeed CHARLY BOY’S story is that of “from rags to riches”, “from cradle to greatness”, from obscurity to fame, from poverty to stupendous wealth and from failure to success in life. This is a story of vision, doggedness, consistency, tenacity, perseverance and great focus; an obvious inspirational story to the youth.


Hurry , book your events at a Newly Opened Events centre near Asokoro, The Sassy J events Venue

 

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Sassy J  events centre was recently opened near  Asokoro, on Lord Luggard street Area 11, Garki Abuja . The   event centre is one of the  newest event centres In Abuja, it renders a variety of services ranging from in-house event management  to outdoor catering and hiring of marquee.

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With a well-positioned 50 by 100 massive marquee arched windows and  a fully kitted  quality interior decor and breath taking Air-conditioning, you can host  anything from 400 to 1000 guests; it’s simply the solution for everyone.

It also has ample parking space and a massive standby generator to ensure constant power supply during your function.

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An Added advantage is, they run a clean and classy outside-garden/bar which allows guests the option to have a drink and chill out in  the natural green  surroundings.

 

 

 

 

 

Services:

  • Wedding ceremonies
  • Cocktail events
  • Birthday parties
  • Corporate functions
  • Conferences
  • Political Functions

Location:

Lord Lugard Street Area 11, Garki, Abuja

near

Total filling station, Asokoro

Contacts: 08023060233,  0818598828,  08050423321


Keri Hilson to perform in Abuja November 2012

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R&B singer keri Hilson is going to perform in Abuja, Nigeria for her African fans. She will be performing live in Abuja sometime in  November.

Keri made the announcement via twitter saying “Back to Nigeria in November I’ve done Lagos, I’ve done Calabar,
& I’m Ambassador of the Cross River States) Performing Abuja this time!”

She added “#iloveafrica …but you already know that!”

Keri Hilson performed in Calabar and Lagos back in 2009
from the looks of it, Abuja is going to be her next stop!

 

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#MusicDistrict by Delphino Entertainment Kicks off in Abuja - Praiz , Tiwa Savage and Davido make an appearance.

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Entertainment returned to Abuja this week courtesy of Delphino  Entertainment with the maiden edition of  Music District.

After weeks of instability and reduced entertainment in the city, the show was a welcome relief & we were there to witness the whole thing.

Hosted at the Shehu Musa Yar Adua center on  Sunday the 26th Feb  the line up featured artist like Praiz, Tiwa Savage and Davido.

For a Sunday event, the turnout was moderate but there was a lot of enthusiasm for the evening.

The venue was nicely laid out there was ample security and  the availability of food / refreshments for those interested. 

 

The Live band started and then there was an intro performance from Praiz one of the featured artist.

The performance was good but somebody forgot to sort out the acoustics, with the layout of the chosen venue you could  just hear screeching sounds and echo's  bouncing of the walls in  a sometimes toture to the ears kind of way.

Praiz managed to move the crowd despite this hicup and things eventually began to improve.

White Nigerian made a suprise appearance also  and rocked the crowed with some lyrics and interesting dance routines.

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The Magic moment for us, was the arrival of Tiwa Savage on stage, we heard many things in the past but having to hear her live was truly amazing.

Her powerful voice made up for issues with the acoustics , She captivated the crowd with her various songs and immediately turned the experience around for us all.

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Talking to her was even more amazing, a true professional with loads of experience on the music circuit we should keep an eye on her and Abuja, please invite her for your events, highly recommended and Classy with a capital K.

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By the time Omobabaolowo hit the stage, You knew this was one of Nigeria's youngest and fast growing Super stars. Davido hit the stage and you could see the surge as people (Mostly the ladies) stormed the stage area.

He gave a very exciting performance, we heard the popular  damiduro song  , the next thing we were popping the rozay and he was singing from Sunday to Monday, then Boom he was gone !

 

Big thanks to Onoja of Delphino entertainment for organising the event , and this is hoping you recovered from the muscle you pulled towards the end , congrats and keep up the ...

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