It was the gathering of crème de crème in the entertainment industry, society shakers as they all strung the prestigious Eko Hotel &Suites for the 8th edition of OAP Steve Onu fondly known as Yaw’s yearly show down with the year themed as ‘Shalanga’ (Pit Latrine)
A platform for new entertainers
Known for his support and contribution towards the entertainment industry, Shalanga show indeed was a platform for budding entertainers who equally stole the show ranging from sizzling performances by Naomi Mac, Toby Grey, Splash, Pepenazi, Ycee amongst others
Tagged one of the biggest comedy show as it had in attendance the entire industry itself that includes Lagos state former First lady, Dame Abimbola Fashola, Al Mustapha, RMD, Austin Okocha, Dotun, Dayo Amusa, TY Mix, Bunmi Davies, Ali Baba, Ozzy Achievas, Lepacious Bose, Owen G, IK Ogbonna, Korede Bello, Reakado Banks, Sonia Ogbonna, Tunde Ednut, Ushbebe, Uti Nwachukwu, Ronke Oshodi-Oke, Iyabo Ojo, FunnyBone, Adunni Ade, Ayo Animashaun, Cossy Ojiakor, Dr. Sid, Don Jazzy to mention but few.
About Vector, Patoranking Tjan, Burna boy, Reminisce electrifying performances
Even as an upcoming artiste with just one major single, Tjan got the entire crowd singing to his song’ Aduke’ making him one of the act with the best performance as he connects perfectly with the audience. Other most talked about performance of the night was Baba Hafusa crooner, Reminisce, rapper extraordinaire, Vector, Burna Boy, Korede Bello, Adekunle Gold, Phyno, Patoranking and a host of others.
Yaw and AY Address Deplorable State of Nigerian Economy
It was an unforgettable experience filled with unbridled boisterousness and laughter as popular on-air personality Yaw and veteran comedian AY deliver the stage play ‘Shalanga’ as written by Nollywood actor Femi Branch. Shalanga was aimed at not only entertaining its audience but also enlightening them on several embittering sectors of the country such as, the dilapidating power sector, oil, agriculture and more.
Through the exhilarating performance by the duo, a sense of hope, redemption and re-integration of the country at large filled the ambiance – ensuring its audience the situation of Nigeria can’t be fixed by one person but our communal effort as individuals.
There comes a comic relieve moment
It was not just a night of music alone as comedian such as Funny Bone, Kenny Blaq, Dan D Humorous, Babah Kay, thrilled the audience with hysterically hilarious gigs.
And Olamide as ‘the Show’ shutter
Known to be the best show ender, Olamide as usually did not disappoint the crowd as he gave the best of performance and connected so well with the audience making the audience yawn for more of his electictfying performances