Connect with us

Events

Supporting the Arts! Kelechi Amadi-Obi, Wana Wana, Olisa Adibua & More at British Council’s UK/Nigeria 2015–16 Cultural Season Announcement

Published

 on

Kelechi Amadi Obi

Partners, sponsors and young entrepreneurs from Nigeria and the UK saw the British Council – the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities – launch the year-long cultural season; UK/Nigeria 2015–16.

UK/Nigeria 2015–16 is a major season of arts in Nigeria aimed at building new audiences, collaborations and strengthening relationships between the UK and Nigeria.

Guests present at the event included Bolanle Olukanni, Kemi Lala Akindoju, Tope Oshin, Kelechi Amadi-Obi, Tunde Sotimirin and Lola Shoneyin.

Also present were officials of the British High Commission and the British Council including Simon Shercliff (Deputy High Commissioner), Connie Price (Country Director, Nigeria, British Council) and Ojoma Ochai (Director Arts Nigeria, British Council).

Others that stepped out to support the British Council include DJ Sose, KPeace, Ayo Olukanni, Arnold Jackson, Chioma Udeh, Funmilayo Balogun and more.

Check out photos from the event below!

UK_Nigeria 2015–16 Aeason Announcement - BellaNaija - August - 2015 - image020 UK_Nigeria 2015–16 Aeason Announcement - BellaNaija - August - 2015 - image021 UK_Nigeria 2015–16 Aeason Announcement - BellaNaija - August - 2015 - image006 UK_Nigeria 2015–16 Aeason Announcement - BellaNaija - August - 2015 - image007 UK_Nigeria 2015–16 Aeason Announcement - BellaNaija - August - 2015 - image019                                               Wana Wana

Lala Akindoju

Tope Oshin

Bolanle olukanni

Simon Shercliff (Deputy British High Commissioner to Nigeria)

Lola Soneyin

Ojoma Ochai (Director of Arts of the Bristish Council)

DJ Sose

UK_Nigeria 2015–16 Aeason Announcement - BellaNaija - August - 2015 - image003

KPeace

Olisa Adibua

UK_Nigeria 2015–16 Aeason Announcement - BellaNaija - August - 2015 - image005 UK_Nigeria 2015–16 Aeason Announcement - BellaNaija - August - 2015 - image004 UK_Nigeria 2015–16 Aeason Announcement - BellaNaija - August - 2015 - image008 UK_Nigeria 2015–16 Aeason Announcement - BellaNaija - August - 2015 - image016

3 Comments

  1. Tosin

    September 3, 2015 at 7:30 pm

    🙂
    #joy

  2. tony

    September 3, 2015 at 8:39 pm

    Olisa is a decent radio guy, we all watched him grow but dude cannot dress to save his life

  3. been there

    September 4, 2015 at 1:29 pm

    one of my dream places to work 🙂 Looking forward to joining the British Council. Fingers crossed on my recent application

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Tangerine Africa


Star Features

css.php