….as brand ambassador set to release official single
In its 6th season, organisers of the yearly God’s Children Great talent (GCGT) have revealed that the competition finale following the success recorded during the regional and semi-final will hold May 30, 2016 at the Eko Hotel & Suites in Lagos. With over 2,000 entries, ten contestants have been shortlisted to battle for the ultimate prize of five million naira.
In a chat with Life &Times, member GCGT Board of Trustees, Regina Jemide disclosed that entry into the competition was free as the GCGT competition is a social development project of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Apapa Family which focuses on discovering, grooming and producing young talents and stars in the various fields of artistic expression across Nigeria and beyond.
TV personality, Uti Nwachukwu, Sarah Boulous, Dayo Benjamin-Laniyun, Wale Oni, and Jeremiah Gyang amongst others have been revealed as the judges for the grand finale while prolific music producer, Cobhams Asuquo, is a guest performing artiste.
However, high point of the grand finale is the release of the first official single of the Season 5 winner of the contest who equally doubles as the brand ambassador, Ms. Praise Olorunsuyi, an undergraduate of the University of Lagos.
This year’s edition of the contest had multinational brand as Cadbury Bournvita, Airtel, and Alexander Forbes amongst others as partners.