Nigeria’s top comedian and Master of Ceremony (MC), Gbenga Adeyinka, has revealed that plans to host the 8th edition of Laffmattaz with Gbenga Adeyinka 1st and Friends in Ilorin, has been concluded.
The comedian, made this known in a statement made available to ALEDEH, stating that the purpose of the comedy show is to reinvent comedy in Nigeria and also to take comedy shows to places which are considered unattractive.
Adding that the mission to take over the South-West led to the kick off of the comedy show, six (6) years ago, and with the last show about four (4) months back, being hosted by the city of Ibadan.
While speaking on the next train on the comedy show, Adeyina said “it is confirmed, Ilorin is next after Ibadan. We have begun planning, our men are on ground and we are finalising talks with our partners and sponsors.
“The Ilorin edition is billed for Sallah celebration and we are sure, our people cant also wait to receive us as the acceptance has been awesome since we began planning” he said
The comedy show has been stated to hold on September 3, 2017 at the Banquet Hall, opposite Government House, the comedy, music and family show will have Gbenga Adeyinka 1st, Reminisce, Olu maintain, QDot, Terry Apala, Gandoki, Omobaba leading the pack of entertainers to perform.
Also, with DJ Incredible, DJ Banky and DJ Lollypop holding down the wheels of steel, other entertainers to rock the show include Bash, Capital Femi, Dotman, Lord of Ajasa, Toqs, Sonorous, Martins, Climax j, Wales, Peteru, Mc Ajele, Baba Alariya, Samo Baba, Deeone, Remote, Thecutestabiola, Bendapoet and Karikatalk amongst host of others.
Adeyinka also disclosed that the governor of Kwara State, Abdulfattah Ahmed is special guest of honour at the show which will also have special appearances from Nollywood stars, Femi Adebayo aka Jelili.
He also made it known that tickets for the comedy show will go on sale from the 10th of August at designated outlets.
“Tickets will go on sale from the 10th of August at regular N2,000, VIP N5,000, VVIP N10,000, N150,000 for Silver Tables, N200,000 for gold table and N300, 000 for Diamond table.
“Already tickets are going out to All Slot outlets, Ticket sales points, Just interiors, palms mall (shoprite), Iya yusuf restaurant tanke, Real palace boutique, Cynosure accessories, opp kwara hotels, Just Cds store (tanke &challenge) and Alvins cosmetics store, Taiwo and online at Ariiyatickets.com” he said.
Laffmattazz with Gbenga Adeyinka 1st and Friends is still the most talked about show in the south west of Nigeria since he decided to leave Lagos and reach out to more fans and entertainment lovers requesting for more outside the entertainment capital of Nigeria.