Last weekend, it was the turn of Abuja and the city of Ibadan to experience the magic of #TheSpecialOne. The fun train hit both cities bringing with it plenty of lights, colours and a heavy dose of energy and excitement.
The city of Ibadan got hit first on Friday, December 11, 2015 with a special tour of 3 clubs. Ibadan came alive with new Guinness Africa Special; the latest product from the iconic beer brand, Guinness. The party kicked off at Apollos Lounge at about 7pm with performances from some of Ibadan’s finest acts including Jayru, Oyinkanade, Fabulous Pizzy and Dremo. Superstar DJ Spinall crowned the night with magic on the turn table and that had guests yearning for more.
The next stop was GQ lounge where the crowd had already gathered waiting for the special team. The fun was turned up higher with amazing performances and the experience was memorable. The train finally moved to Latitude lounge where DJ Spinall brought down the roof with his line-up of popular old school and new hits. The crowd couldn’t have enough as they kept asking for more, it was a spectacular night.
On Saturday, December 12, the party train moved to the capital city of Abuja. It was a night of high energy, loads of fun and entertainment at Harrow Park. The expansive landscape was full of colour and UV light, and guests were welcomed by beautiful ladies on hoverboards. The event featured unique activities like UV body painting, UV graffiti designs and a rare opportunity to make customised T-shirts which got guests even more delighted.
MC, Matilda Duncan joined by comedian, Chuks D’ General announced the kick off the show which was followed by energetic performances from local acts including LK Kudi, DJ TTB and popular dance group, DNMT. The atmosphere got charged up when DJ Spinall hit the stage and later KCee who delivered a rich mix of his popular songs and even gave out N30, 000 to one of his fans who impressed him with his dance talent. Also present to further spice the night was talented indigenous rapper and one of Guinness brand ambassadors, Phyno.
One of the highpoints of the event was the grand unveil which was done amidst an impressive light and pyrotechnics show and a live graffiti show by Osa7 and Godwin Strings which left the party goers speechless.
Guinness Africa Special is the latest addition to the Guinness family. It contains the distinctive quality of Guinness stout with Natural African Extracts giving it a vibrant and refreshing taste that is alive with our African spirit at 5% abv.
It is a brand that has been made by us and for us, with natural herbs and spices including ginger, grown in our African soil. Young Nigerian and African designers designed the packaging. The Ankara harp and pattern on the packaging proudly projects our African routes and creative spirit! The beer has been tailored to young people’s tastes and at a price they can afford at just N200.
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