Basketmouth To Host 8th Annual Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA) in New York


The Nigeria Entertainment Awards
(NEA) is a few weeks away and all the
nominees, members of the
entertainment industry and the fans
are looking forward to a great night of
celebration anchored by a great host.
It is with great excitement that the
producers announce that the host of
the 8th annual Nigeria Entertainment
Awards is non-other than comedian
Bright ‘BasketMouth’ Okpocha .
BasketMouth is a well-known
comedian who has won numerous
awards and hosted lots of shows. The
comedian who recently concluded a US
Tour titled Basketmouth Uncensored,
is honored to be hosting the NEAs, and
looks forward to a wonderful event
that supports the industry.
The awards are scheduled to take place
on Sunday 1st September 2013, at the
NYU Skirball Performing Art Center in
New York City. So far the line up of
confirmed artists, actors, actresses and
entertainers expected to attend include;
Timaya, Wande Coal, Davido ,
Omawumi , Sean Tizzle , KCee , Iyanya,
Chidinma, Burna Boy, Jaywon ,
Olamide, Denrele Edun and Bovi
amongst others. Representing
Nollywood are Rita Dominic, Funke
Akindele, Ramsey Nouah , Uti , Ali
Nuhu and OC Ukeje. With more names
being confirmed and added to the list,
this year’s award show is on track to
be another fun-filled, star-studded
show for the records.
Red carpet begins at 5PM, and the
award show begins at 6PM prompt. To
avoid last minute bookings, all
attendees are encouraged to get their
tickets as soon as possible on the
and to arrive on time. The NEA Awards
is sponsored and supported by
BellaNaija , Arik Air , CoolFM, MTech ,
BeatFM, YSGHubs, Mayven PR ,
360Nobs , Jaguda , Firematic, and a
host of others. The producers are
thankful to all current sponsors and
partners, and will in the coming weeks
unveil more details for the pre-events
leading up to the awards.
Date : Sunday 1st September 2013
Time : Red Carpet – 5PM; Main Show –
Venue : The NYU Skirball Performing
Art Center, New York City

About NEA
The NEA AWARDS is an annual
entertainment award show held in the
United States, with the sole purpose of
celebrating and recognizing the
numerous contributions of entertainers
to the African entertainment industry,
while at the same time promoting the
image and rich culture of Nigeria.

Posted By K2I


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