By Rotimi Agbana
Popular Nollywood screen diva, Toyin Abraham, and Nigeria’s fashion sensation, Derenle Edun, have both been confirmed as red carpet anchors for the biggest event in West Africa, “The Lagos Street Carnival”.
The event which is set to shut down the streets of Lagos, is slated for today, Sunday, December 3, 2017. This is coming from the Special Adviser to the Governor on Tourism, Arts, and Culture, Mrs Adebimpe Akinsola, at a news conference in Alausa.
Artistic live performances from the music industry superstars include appearances from: the YBNL boss himself, Olamide; the “Osinachi” crooner, Humblesmiths; the gaga master Terry G; the “living things” don, 9ice; the sexy screen diva, Niniola; fuji masters, Saheed Osupa, Malaika; Fuji first lady Salawa Abeni; king of music, Big Shot; the “Ponmile” gyrator, Reminisce; the “Penalty” master, Small Doctor; the “Jagaban” singer, Ycee; DJ lambo, DJ Spinall, Mc Arole, and lots of many others.
Over 700 revelers are set to storm the event in colorful costumes, designs, and animations displayed an orderly procession. This is in representation of the cultural diversity of the ethnic groups spread out across Lagos State. The Lagos Street Carnival is an annual opportunity presented in a grand street party for Lagosians to celebrate with one another, and to showcase the diversity of Lagos culture.