Massive Desires Nigeria, a actuality present geared towards discovering and growing younger skills in performing and music, has premiered within the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
The Information Company of Nigeria stories that budding skills chosen from throughout the nation have been unveiled on Friday evening as contestants for the maiden version of the present.
Kingsley Amafibe, CEO of Peace Ambassador Company and Principal Govt of the Massive Desires undertaking, informed NAN on the sidelines of the occasion that contestants have been chosen from a nationwide audition held at first of the 12 months.
He defined that the initiative was to supply gifted and passionate youths a platform to specific themselves and be found within the inventive business.
Amafibe added that in the course of the five-week interval, the chosen housemates can be mentored and educated by skilled filmmakers, musicians and different stakeholders.
He stated films and music produced by them can be premiered on the finish of the interval.
The truth present is geared toward constructing the following era of gifted Nigerians within the areas of music and performing.
Contestants might be decreased on a weekly eviction course of till the final two individuals are introduced winners on Sept. 28 and might be given money prizes, landed properties and prime film roles amongst different rewards.
The home can have two in-house music producers who might be directing and producing songs and sounds respectively for contestants who’re gifted within the music artwork.
Different contestants can be on a film undertaking and a ebook entitled, Advantage, might be developed to assessment the character and growth of woman youngster training in Africa, he stated.
He additionally stated housemates within the expertise present would function within the new film alongside Nollywod stars Nonso Diobi, Chyke Chuks, Francis Duru, Empress Njamah and Akpororo amongst others.
Amafibe pledged that organisers would be certain that the initiative was in tandem with the brand new regular actuality occasioned by the coronavirus pandemic.
The housemates, he stated, have been earlier quarantined in preparation for the premiere and graduation of the competition.
Massive Desires organisers have assured Nigerians and the federal government that world greatest practices, precautions and preventive measures for COVID-19 pandemic have been put in place and can be adopted all through the present, he stated.
He stated the present can be aired for the viewing pleasure of Nigerians on AIT, Come up TV, Aso TV in addition to on social media handles.
A few of the contestants, who spoke with NAN, expressed their readiness to take part within the present and thanked the organisers for providing them the platform.
Edited By: Chidinma Agu/Mufutau Ojo) (NAN)