11 December 2012

Nigerian Idol Season Three Debuts

As the year comes to an end, organizers of TV reality show, Nigerian Idol, Season 3, are putting everything together for its debut on air.

This season's edition of the reality show will commence airing on local TV stations like STV, NTA Network and AIT Network, as well as on DSTV (Soundcity) and On TV.

Contestants who made it through the different audition stages in the country will each have the opportunity to compete on the Idol stage.

Head, Events and Sponsorships, Etisalat Nigeria, Ms. Modupe Thani said that the time of waiting had finally come to an end as Nigerians will get to see the high points of all the auditions and witness variety of music talents throughout the show.

"Nigerians should brace themselves for a music show like never before seen. The bar has been raised this year in all aspects of the show; from the stage, to the judges and of course the calibre of talents. We guarantee nothing but the best in entertainment," Thani said. "Viewers can also participate in the show by logging on to Etisalat FaceBook and Twitter pages to find out how to win various competition prizes courtesy of Etisalat," Thani added.

This year's competition has on-board Afro-beat legend, Femi Kuti as part of the judges, Yinka Davies and Jeffery Daniels with Ill Rhymz as host.

The winner will have the opportunity of going home with a total sum of twenty million Naira which will be made up of 7.5 million Naira cash, 7.5 million naira record contract and brand new SUV. The first runner up will be presented with 1.5 million naira and a saloon car which will be presented by Etisalat.

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