D’Banj Says, Promoters Get A Manual on How to Promote Events If You Will Book Me #Promoter Agreements

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Over the years, I have had numerous persons contact my office (here in the USA) to potentially pursue legal action in Artist-Promoter event gone very bad situations. I also know, as one who has attended my fair of Nigerian and other African organized events, that there is a serious problem with event organization in the African community, especially in the …

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GLO Drops Kate Henshaw-Nuttall & Jim Iyke as Brand Ambassadors Without Notice, Breach of Contract?

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Just recently I was discussing Brand Ambassador Agreements with you all and what do I know? This news pops up on the radar. I actually read it when it first emerged two weeks ago, but just paid attention to it the second time around because I find it very hard to believe this is true: “News filtered out a few …

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Stephanie Okereke is New Brand Ambassador for Kanekalon Hair – What to Know Before You Sign a Brand Ambassador Contract

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How cool is it that Nigerian celebrities continue to build strong brand value worth writing home about? This year, we have seen a handful sign brand ambassador deals for diverse products and services.  In music, for example, Banky W and Sasha P signed a deal, earlier this year, with Samsung. Prior to that, Munachi Abii signed a deal with Lux …

P-Square, Wizkid Afrobeats Press Conference – How to Speak at a Press Conference

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Here we go! Africa on my mind. First, a big shout out to the team at Factory 78 who continue to deliver quality content. Whenever they knock on my media brand  Ladybrille’s door,  for the most part, it’s a “yes” response. I am a big sucker for African media and entertainment professionals who come correct i.e. have your stuff together …