Foremost telecommunications company, Globacom, will tomorrow take the nation’s best comedians to the commercial city of Onitsha, Anambra State, in continuation of its 27-week mega comedy show, the Glo Laffta Fest.
The Onitsha edition is the 25th edition of the much sought-after show, which kicked off in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on April 16th, 2017.
The show, is billed for CJ Patterson International Auditorium Complex, All Saints Cathedral, Onitsha at 2pm and will feature some of Nigeria’s best comedians, such as Bovi Ugboma, Godwin Komone, popularly called Gordons, Frank D Don and Senator, among others.
In addition, the show will be graced by some of Nigeria’s best known Nollywood faces, such as Kanayo O. Kanayo, Patience Ozokwor, popularly called Mama G, and Angela Okorie.
The duo of Juliet Ibrahim and Uche Jombo, will anchor the show.
In a statement issued from its head office in Lagos, Globacom said that the Onitsha edition of the show “is going to be an extra-ordinary Independence Day celebration in Onitsha on Sunday. The show has gone round major cities in Nigeria, dispensing uncommon fun and excitement. Onitsha will be no different. People of Onitsha and environs should prepare to have fun like never before”.
The comedians on the show in separate interviews promise fun lovers an unforgettable entertainment on Sunday.
For instance, the ‘Bishop of Osusu Ministry’, as Gordons is fondly called, said: “Let everyone in Onitsha tell everyone else that I am coming to minister on Sunday. Prepare for an unforgettable evening of fun. You cannot afford to miss this”.
To attend the Onitsha show, Glo subscribers are expected to use up to N2,000 credit within one month and text LOL with the location name to the shortcode 240; for example, “LOL Onitsha” to 240. Subscribers who do not meet this criterion but who wish to attend the show are requested to go to the event venue with N2000 to purchase airtime for their own use. They will then be entitled to a ticket.