After announcing the roll out of the CREAM Lottery platform in September, Internationally recognized award winner and entertainer; D’banj has announced the first set of winners from the platform.
The announcement was made in the presence of top bosses in the National Lottery Regulatory Commission, Delloite, Bank Of Industry, MTN among others at a prize giving ceremony at the Federal Palace Hotel in Lagos and had winners from a plethora of creative sectors in the Nigerian entertainment industry. The CREAM platform, which is aimed at rewarding young creative minds in the Nigerian entertainment industry stands for “Creative, Reality, Entertainment, Arts, Music” and will provide creative minds the opportunity to live their dreams of showcasing their talent to the world.
Abuja based winner, Enoch Courage Stephen, also known as Pastor Courage is a Pastor, a recording artiste, producer, pianist, voice coach and speaker. He was one of the lucky winners who won himself an all expense paid music video shoot and production with popular video director, Ruff Coinz and was styled by celebrity stylist, Swanky Jerry.
He commented, “I am so grateful to the Kokomaster, Dbanj for this great platform, CREAM. I heard about it and with faith, submitted my application and here we are today. We had an incredible video shoot for my song and I really appreciate this opportunity.”
Graduate of Pure Chemistry, Benue State University, Makurdi, Tokuma Davies Nyior, stage name, TK swag (Mr Alhaji) also won himself an all expense paid video production with Mattmax as well as styling from Swanky Jerry. The Kano born artiste also shared his gratitude to the CREAM platform during the video shoot, “I never thought I’d be here today… the CREAM platform has definitely changed my life and I am very grateful to Dbanj and his team for this huge opportunity.”
The CREAM platform, which is currently open to only MTN subscribers, will draw once every month and winners will emerge from five categories including Music, Video, Collaboration, Showcase and Showbiz. Talents will also be opened to DKM’s international A & R who would select additional talents based on merit.
Participants can also take part in multiple categories to increase their chances of winning.
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