OB What’s Popping This Weekend!

Hello beautiful people, this week definitely flew by, wouldn’t you agree? We are excited about it because we get to bring you another edition of our weekly “What’s Popping This Weekend!” feature where we update you on all the interesting events happening around you.
So sit back, relax and scroll down because we have done all the work for you and compiled the buzzing events.

Society Of Nigerian Artists Joins MUSON To Celebrate 22nd Music Festiva

Music meets Art

The Art Exhibition which commenced with a nation-wide call for entries is set to feature portraits of celebrated musical composers and artists (living and deceased), as well as works inspired by dance, festivals and music. The highlight of this exhibition will be a 7-year compilation showcase by renowned artist, Diseye Tantua about artists living in Ghana and Nigeria; their working lives, thinking processes and inspiration as well as artworks done by Sickle Cell patients to support the fight against Sickle Cell Anaemia.

An Awards dinner will be held in honour of celebrated artist, Kolade Oshinowo to mark his 70th birthday anniversary. The Dinner will recognise and honour individuals who have.

Date: Wednesday,17th of October to Sunday, 28th of October 2018.

Time: Not confirmed

Venue: Muson Centre,Lagos


Golden Break Through Auditions gbt auditions

Golden Break Through (GBT) Auditions. Calling all aspiring singers, artists, dancers,
comedians & creative talent. Have you got what it takes to be a STAR?.

Date:Thursday 18th, October 2018.

Time: 7pm

Venue: X Factor Lounge, 52 Adeniran Ogunsanya Surulere, Lagos.


Glitz Africa Fashion Week

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Glitz Africa Fashion Week, Ghana’s biggest annual fashion event is coming back with its sixth edition. Produced by Glitz Africa, the exciting, Pan-African celebrity, fashion and lifestyle magazine, GAFW brings together esteemed industry players and fashion enthusiasts to interact in a fun-packed weekend at the plush Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City Accra.

Date: Thursday, October 18, 2018 – Sunday, October 21, 2018.

Time: Not Confirmed.

Venue: Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City Accra.


Danjuma Festival Operadon giovani

Ticket Required!

Don Giovanni, opera in two acts by W. A. Mozart tagged the Danjuma Festival Opera sponsored by General T. Y. Danjuma. The 18th Century Opera will feature the MUSON Opera Department led by Joseph Oparamanuike.

Date: Friday, 19th of October – Sunday,21st of October, 2018.

Time: 6pm

Venue: Agip Recital Hall, Muson Centre, 8/9 Marina Lagos.


Buckwyld ‘n’ Breathless: A Concert & Social Movementunnamed

Ticket Required!

Arguably Naija’s most consistent and best fully scripted concert experience, Buckwyld n Breathless returns with pomp and a burst of spirit. The internationally acclaimed concert which has repeatedly broken its own record is set to post yet another breath-taking event with the theme, Power of 1, a call to social action.

In its usual tradition, chart-topping pop legend 2Baba, is leading a stellar line-up of headliners which includes screen god, RMD, the multi-talented award-winning Falz and irrepressible Phyno, alongside an assemblage of powerhouse acts, such as power vocalist Timi Dakolo, the Zigima King Bright Chimezie, Musicomedian Kenny Blaq, and of course, the regular host-with-the-most, Andre Blaze.
Feelers from Buckwyld Media Network camp, producers of the event say plans are on to surpass all previous editions.

Date: Saturday, 20th of October, 2018

Time: 7pm

Venue: Eko Convention Centre



Ticket Required!

The Shuga Band is known for their excellence and exceptional musical dexterity when it comes to live band in Nigeria and beyond. After trans-versing the whole country, continent and beyond in the last 20 years, performing for Kings and Queens, the musical band is set to celebrate with the Shuga Coated Concert – an unbeatable musical experience.

This concert will be an opportunity for fans and lovers of the Shuga Band to celebrate the band’s journey while the band serves them musical dish like never before.

Date:Sunday, October 21, 2018.

Time: 6pm

Venue: Eko Convention Centre.


Listen Up


EiE, BudgIT and Paradigm Initiative will host the 3rd edition of the New Media, Citizens and Governance Conference (NMCG) 2018 in Abuja with the theme Government, Civic Spaces and the Role of New Media’.

The keynote will be delivered by Dr Chidi Odinkalu, an avid Twitter user, human rights lawyer and former Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC). Panelists include Segun Awosanya (Segalink), Ose Aninih (Papadonkee), Oluwatoyin Bayegun (Woli Arole), Demola Olanrewaju and Fatu Ogwuche.

Date:  Wednesday, 24th of October – Thursday, 25th of October, 2018

Time: 9am

Venue: Not Confirmed!

Heineken Lagos Fashion Weekheineken

Invitation Required!

Lagos Fashion Week is a multi-day fashion week held in Lagos, Nigeria. Founded in 2011 by Omoyemi Akerele, CEO of Style House Files Creative Agency, it provides a platform for buyers, media and fashion enthusiasts to view collections from leading designers from Nigeria and across Africa.

Date: Wednesday, 24th October, 2018

Time: 7: 30 pm

Venue: Wings, Ozumba Mbadiwe, Lagos, Nigeria.


MTN Is Set To Launch It’s Xtra ValueScreen Shot 2018-10-18 at 9.43.21 AM copy

MTN Nigeria is all set to relaunch it’s XtraValue proposition and you’re specially invited to witness it.

Date: Wednesday, 24th of October, 2018.

Time: Not Confirmed.

Venue: Oriental Hotel, Lekki Lagos.

If you want your events to be featured in our “What’s Popping This Weekend!” feature published on Thursdays, then kindly send an email with details about your event- this should include a soft copy invite or flyer.Send all our editorial department: styledirector@onobello.com

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