The information communication and technology solutions provider, Globacom, has announced the signing of 28 artistes from the Nigeria’s entertainment industry as brand ambassadors.
Globacom had earlier announced the signing of Koredo Bello, Reekado Banks and Hadizah Blell (Di’ja). Click here if you missed it!
The list is made up of 8 new ambassadors and 20 old ones whose contracts were renewed by Globacom.
The signing of the 28 artistes by Glo is so far the biggest endorsement deal by any corporate organisation in Nigeria. The signing is expected to signal a huge boost to the entertainment industry as the selected artistes cut across Nollywood, comedy and music industries.
The full list comprises of the following:
- Wizkid (Newly signed)
- Ayo Makun (AY) – (Comedian),
- Bovi Ugboma – (Comedian),
- OC Ukeje (Award-Winning Actor)
- Patience Ozokwo (Mama G),
- Odunlade Adekola (Yoruba Actor)
- Koredo Bello, (Fast-rising Marvin Crew)
- Reekado Banks
- Hadizah Blell (Di’ja)
The 19 ambassadors whose contracts were renewed include music stars D’Banj, Peter and Paul Okoye (PSquare), Chinedu Okoli (Flavour), Jude Abaga (M.I), Wande Coal, Omawumi Megbele, Bez Idakula, Burna Boy, Ego Ogbaro, Sammie Okposo and Sani Danja.
The ambassadors who made a return are comedian Basketmouth, actresses Ini Edo, Funke Akindele and Helen Paul; Ime Bishop Umoh, John Okafor (Mr. Ibu), Chiwetalu Agu and popular newscaster, Bimbo Oloyede.