The organizers of Ogo Yoruba Awards popularly known as OYA Awards is getting ready for the 6th edition scheduled to take place in Lagos later this year 2018 in a bigger and better way.
Wale Adeoba the founder and the executive producer of the ingenious awards to promote the culture and heritage of the Yoruba race beyond the shores of Nigeria and Africa is doing everything possible to make this year’s awards presentation a memorable for all.
Information has it that the popular awards programme positioned in celebrating glory beyond heritage and culture is a special exclusive event arranged to unite and amplify Nigerians that are doing good works irrespective of tribe, but not limited to Yoruba stars, entertainers and individuals to create fun, glamour and reward by honouring creativity and exemplary leadership style related to Yoruba tradition and culture in Nigeria and abroad by promoting the people that have secured high perception for Yoruba heritage in their respective talents and professions.
A source close to the organizers divulged to Happenings that Ogo Yoruba Awards project comes with huge opportunities to competitively position Nigerians and basically the Yorubas to take advantage of the Award to gain more recognition and create new cultural opportunities and basically interact and connect with other Nigerians in diaspora.
Checks revealed that the founder and the executive producer of the prestigious Yoruba Awards (OYA) Mr. Wale Adeoba (a.k.a) Mr. Packaging is a seasoned journalist cum PR Specialist, who is also the CEO of Wale Adeoba Production Inc.
Further findings revealed that he has worked in the entertainment industry as PRO/Media Man for several artistes in Nigeria and abroad which include; Bunmi Akinlanu (Omije Oju MI), Dele Bravo, Yinka Ayefele, Lawal Konga, King Rokan VOGA Int’l Juju Artist and a Promoter, Femi Oladele Solar, Princess Ifemide, Lekan Remilekun Amos, Q-dot, Lai Adis, Bash Man, Regina Lucus, Laide Bakare, EL’Grace, Olori Funmi Adedeji, Comfort Tee, Okis and many more.
The 6th Ogo Yoruba Awards (OYA) which is considered an epoch making event by the industry watchers promise to have in attendance notable celebrities, other professionals e.g. actors, musicians, comedians, fashionistas, entertainers, models, media personnel, and other achievers from different walks of life to felicitate and associate with the recipients and awardees that are making the Yoruba tribe proud and unwind in a lighter mood for the deserved honour and mileage in this part of the world. And, it is a great platform for brands to get engaged for sponsorship and promote the products and services without boundaries.