HOMAGE TO THE ENVIRONMENT
Why are we so blessed with Flood; Erosion; Desertification; Dirty Habitat... Reflection on Environmental Hazards; Global Warming; Depletion of the Ozone....
DATE: September 24, 2011
VENUE: Freedom Park, Broad Street, Lagos Island (adjacent St. Nicholas Hospital
On the line up are:
Dagga Tolar; Habeeb Ayodeji aka Awoko; Iquo Eke; Cornerstone, Uche Nwadinachi, Edaoto; Onileagbon, Ayeola Mabiaku, and other vibrant poetic voices
'The Young Flowers', featuring performances by Students of Secondary schools from around Lagos
The OPEN MIC session featuring extempore performances by members of the audience.
Please come along with your Poems or Rap or Spoken Word pieces.
Prizes available for best THREE choices of the general audience
Bandstand: NAIJAZZ collective
Supported by: EDUN Drum Ensemble
Compere/Word Priest: YEMI OYEWO
MBIZE... Landslide on Eastern Side; a poetic field report by the poet/painter/journalist CHUKA NNABUIFE.
GUEST POET: The poet/playwright/journalist, BEN TOMOLOJU
It's a feast of poetic flights....