BY ROTIMI AGBANA
Oritse Femi’s erstwhile manager, Adepitan Yusuf, fondly Known as Danku, an award winning talent manager, publicist and industry veteran with several years of experience having worked with some of the biggest names in the industry (Dbanj, Vector, Oritsefemi, Davido and others), has launched a new management company, I.N.D (Ijoba Na Danku), the popular pay off line that has become a street anthem over time.
According to Danku, the new management outfit offers an impressive list of services, tailored to meet the needs of his clients. The services include; Talent management, Song-writing, marketing, Events booking, Promotion & distribution, Public relations, Media Campaign, Activation, Label Management, Consultation, day-to-day administration, digital strategy, International tours and more.
“We have a solid team of creative and talented professionals that are tested and trusted in their various fields, we have everything covered and in the coming weeks our works will speak for themselves.” He also unveiled his new website, www.ijobanadanku.com, where more details of his business can be found, as well as regular updates.
Danku who currently works with a long list of super talents to include Mr 2kay, DMW, Dbanj, Vector, Rayce, 9ice, Terry G, Klever Jay, Konga and many more, is set to take change the face of artiste management in Nigeria. Before becoming a household name, Danku began his career in entertainment as a dancer in Oyo State, and then he became a graphic designer, after which he ran a printing company and started designing artworks for musicians.
In 2003, he began working with Lawal Olumo, aka Konga, and together they made the smash hit songs ‘Money Making Machine’, ‘Baby Konga’, ‘Kaba Kaba’ and many more. Since then, there’s been no stopping him, his career has soared and grown in leaps and bounds.