In another show of commitment to his youth empowerment drive and as part of the celebrations of Nigeria’s 60th Anniversary, philanthropist and politician, Honourable Oladipupo Rasheed Aro (ORA)has put together an Independence Talent Hunt Event.
The show slated for tomorrow Thursday, 1st of October (today) seeks to identify, reward and nurture up and coming talents such as comedians, actors, musicians and many more.
Speaking to a cross section of youths at the Ojodu Local Council Development Area about the event on Wednesday, ORA noted that it was important that young talents are encouraged and youths are positively engaged.
ORA added that such events creates a ray of hope for youths who may be losing faith in the country.
He further noted that the event which is the first of it’s kind further highlights his commitment to youth empowerment, development, support and re-orientation.
Winners of the show are to be rewarded with cash prizes and other incentives such as record deal for musician; significant role in a nollywood movie for actor or sponsorship of skits production for comedian.
Many top celebrities are expected to grace the event which begins at 2pm at 36, Aina street Ojodu and is open to all young talents in the Ojodu LCDA regardless of religious and tribal affiliations.