Nigeria's red carpet comes to Nairobi


October 6, 2010 – Nigeria’s red carpet comes to Kenya this weekend in the form of musician D’Banj, actor Ramsey Nouah and comedian Klint Da Drunk.

The troupe touches down in Nairobi on Thursday, just in time for a VVIP dinner hosted by the Nigerian Ambassador the following day.

The very very important people at the exclusive function include the business fraternity from Nigeria who would love to do business with east African hot shots, more precisely from Kenya.

Fashion designer Mudi will also be in the building.

The performances take place at the Impala Grounds from Saturday 6pm to Sunday 6am, and tickets are Sh700 (regular), Sh1,500 (VIP) and Sh3,000 (VVIP). Maddtraxx will be curtain raising…

Nouah was recently in the United States to take part in celebrations to mark the 2010 Nigerian Reunion at Long Island, New York, where he was given the 2010 Nigerian Image Award for Best Actor.

As for D’Banj, he said last week that he is excited about coming to the East!

Meanwhile, somewhere else in Nairobi on Saturday, jazz meets neo soul and classical vibe at the Hotel Intercontinental.

Courtesy of Smoove & Capital FM three international artistes; namely New York City’s sexy R&B female artiste, Honey la Rochelle, neo soul award winning artiste Jonas from Denmark, Copenhagen and from London jazz and classical artiste Omar.

The concert, dubbed “The Honey-Omar & Jonas concert” will start at 8pm and run till just after midnight.

Tickets retail at Sh1,000 (advance), Sh1,500 at the gate and Sh3,000 for VIP (limited).

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