United Bank For Africa, a giant in the nation’s Banking Industry may have realised the need to sponsor events in the nation’s Entertainment Industry to entertain the younger generation and keep them busy.
Last Saturday, the Bank, gave meaning to the definition ofEntertainment success in a very clourful event in Lagos. Eyewitness account disclosed from the lights to set up of the stage, the atmosphere of the event’s hall was filled with the euphoria of excitement. Note that was finally over for the first season thriller that was said to have taken place about six months ago.
As a prelude for the sponsorship of the season two thriller also in Lagos, the nation’s
commercial centre, a private screening was said to have been
held at the IMAX Filmhouse
Cinema, Lekki. A Statement by the
Bank confirmed that in attendance at the screening exercise were
the ”cast , crew and Industry supporters”.
Given a further
insight into the screening, the Bank
disclosed that a little
waiting room held a re-enacted set
from the show’s opening montage,
signature cocktails , mock tails and delicious canapes were served .
It was learntthat who is who in the nation’s entertainment Industry, particular Lagos, were at the event. They were Kemi Adetiba, Boble Igwe, Eku Edewor, Ashioonye Racca, Bola Atta among others. The guests were said to have mingled andre-lived their favorites scenes from season one through pictures and interviews.
Obinna Okerekeocha, Creative Director, REDTV, according to the Bank sources, was said to
have ushered invited guests into the screening Hall , intimating them and Fans
about the new season which is
expected to bring new dimensions into the Industry amidst cheers.
Many believe that REDTV, has taken drama to another level in the country ”and still not scared to push the boundaries further. ”Our vision at REDTV, Okerekeocha said, is to continually producepremium contentof entertainment ” The Men’s Club is real, stressing that ”it is” inspirational and relatable’.
He noted that the
country’s cinematography and scores
of films are top class and its
wonderful to see how the lead actors have grown.
He averred that the season two thriller is going to be a ”bigger hit than season one ”. Appealing to guests and
Fans to spread the message, he urged
them, to ”invite friends to subscribe
on the REDTV”.
It is not surprising why the REDTV Executive Director described the TV Channel as a ”fast pacedlifestyle that had put Africa on the global stage with the support of the African leading Commercial Bank, UBA. This in addition to Collaborating with the most talented , creative minds daring tobelieve in a new Africa , putting together content that reflects it.
Insiders disclosed that as ”end credits fromthe show reeled on the screen, the Hall was filled with resounding applause. Bola Atta, one of the notable Executive Producers who gave the closing remarks expressed her utmost joy that the” UBA sponsored Men’s Club show Entertainment had gone beyond expectations”. She gave Kudos to the Bank for their endless support to EDTV .
The events was said
to have come to a close with the final
address from Odunsi and Akins , popular AK Akinkungbe , returning immense
gratutude to the each of the actors
involved in the Men’s Club and the Crew
behind the scene, thus reminding the guests
that it is easy to see the
finished show but every person who had contributed to the
success of the show desreve commendation.
There indications that the Men’s Club new season show will drop on ”You Tube, today,(Thursday), May 23, 2019, on the REDTV Channel. Those who had subscribed to the TV Channel confirmedthat that the UBA sponsored network can entertain and very informative with rich content thatfeature the best of African focused on Entertainment, fashion, News, Music, Sport Movies and much more.