Organiser of the South-South Music Awards, Lockdown Entertainment has unveiled its logo for the awards ceremony.
The awards presentation ceremony was set up to honour South-South sons and daughters who have distinguished themselves in the music industry.
South South Music Awards(SSMA) 2018 is in its 10th year.
The award has been marked the SSMA XEdition.
The prestigious Award event will take place in Benin City and will see much of home grown content and talents on display. This is to ensure that we do not stray from the birthing concept of exposing, honoring and celebrating the ever growing talents that abound in the South South region. The theme of the award has been set to be ‘THE CELEBRATION’.
According to the founder and producer of the event, Andy Bello, ‘this year’s edition is special because it is The 10th. Ten is a significant number and milestone. We will be celebrating the resilience and consistency of the platform and most especially the team, who despite the enormous challenges we contend with edition after edition are able to overcome them.
It is also special because, in this edition, we shall be honouring some very special personalities both in the Music and Media sectors with The HONOURARY LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS. This is an acknowledgement of the roles of those personalities whose work behind the scene impacts the industry positively. Such efforts need to be recognized and celebrated.
As we proceed, given available resources, we shall include more categories to cater for every sector of the industry’.
Events and activities for the event are scheduled as follows:
31st of October- Nominations
5th of November – Voting commences
17th of November – Pre-Party at IMPERIAL BIZO, Ugbor, GRA, Benin City
2nd of December – Main Event at The EKINADOESE EVENT HALL (inside RANDEKHI GOLD HOTEL), GRA, Benin City.
Please follow the official social media handles of the organiser of the awards below;
Instagram: @lockdownent_official @ Andybello @mofame_
Bello also revealed his great appreciation to all brands, friends and colleagues for their support in the past and present. ‘We are indeed grateful. See you all at The SSMA X Edition,’ he said.