Highlife

Imo State Based Artistes League is planning a concert at the hometown of Mr. Bismarck Ekeocha the president of Owerri Stars Musicians Organization [OSMO], Ofeuzo Egbu, in Owerri North Local Government Area of Imo State.

The bongo artiste whose daughter, Chikamji Sofia Ekeocha will be christened earlier on Sunday, January 8, 2017 at Advent of our King Anglican Church Egbu along Egbu – Naze road Owerri, by 9:30am will have a host of artistes trooping in later in the evening to celebrate with him in what will be seen as a multiple musical genre concert.

At the launching of the ‘Udo Chia’ unity album by the Owerri Stars Musicians Organization [OSMO], Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha confessed that there is no need going outside the state to pay artistes millions of Naira when those in the state have better abilities.

The governor made the statement after being thrilled with a ‘back to back’ mixed performances by Imo State based bongo and hip-hop artistes at Bongo Center Owerri on Saturday, December 17, 2016  during the launching a joint album by all Bongo musicians in the state.