EGC in partnership with Order presents the 10th edition of that Poetry event where dexterity meets posterity; where everyone is important and have opportunity to rock the Mic... As usual, already established Poets will be featured alongside upcoming ones; though this time with an innovative Mini Slam where 10 selected Poets who initially submitted written poems challenge one another by performing same poems to win an android Tablet.
Date: Saturday 25th April 2015
Venue: Zoological gardens, University of Ibadan
Guest performers for the day shall be the lady whom many rever as the queen of spoken words poetry in Nigeria, DONNA. She will be supported by wonderful Poets like Dare Dan, St Rhymes, James Ademuyiwa, Lawal Kafayat Gold, Paul Alowo, Thick Code, Eagles Voice, Enigmatic Olumide, and the 10 Finalist Poets for Mini Slam mentioned above.
What's more? The Mic will be made free for anyone who wants to rock her to rock.
There will also be slots for Comedy, and Music from Victor Akinwumi and Lyric Poet.
Audio poetry collection of DONNA, St Rhymes, and books from Kolade Freedom, Kukogho Samsom, Iquo Eke, etc will be available on bookstand.
Please note that Be Blessed is a free event but N200 entry fee into UI Zoo applies.
This event is proudly supported by Coca Cola, House of Innova, KIEVD, I-kom Concepts, Breadplus, Mc Don Witty, UI Zoo, and more.
For enquiries call Olumide 07034198264, VicAdex 08166059110, Usen 08172017828, mail firstname.lastname@example.org or BBM 514D5F11