The 8th (Valentine edition) of South-South’s finest all entertainment news-magazine will be available to lovers of quality entertainment and fashion journals across Nigeria and in other countries of the world. This was stated in a statement by the Advert & Business Development Executive, Nelson NseAbasi who disclosed this while answering questions from followers and fans of the magazine at Nigeria’s premiere University Radio Station-UniLag 103.1 FM, in Lagos.
As at when this report was filled, the E-101 Face of Valentine event is already the talk of the town, on blogs, TV, radio and newspapers, having contestants registering from different parts of the country, the winner of the coveted crown is to go home with a brand new laptop, 1 year Modelling Contract, Fashion Accessories, cash prize and 1 year hair-do/ cosmetic allowance, while the 1st runner up will be smiling home with an Amaecom Refrigerator & cash prize, the 2nd runner up will grab a Blackberry phone and cash prize too.
Asides supporting the modeling and fashion sub-sectors of the entertainment industry; the E-101 Magazine Face of Valentine is in search of a worthy damsel to represent the magazine’s brand and to champion the corporate social responsibility projects that the magazine will embark upon in 2013, with the theme ‘ rekindling the spirit of charity.
In his words, “even though we are just about 1 year plus, with two awards in Uyo and Lagos, the magazine is making mad waves in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria, and was initially capitalizing on the strength of the internet to reach audience outside the region in other parts of Nigeria and the world.
As we plan the E-101 Face of Valentine contest with the Valentine edition of the magazine, E-101 officially becomes a national magazine brand, currently circulating and on sale in Uyo, Eket, Ikot Abasi, Ikot Ekpene and Calabar, this month, the magazine will now be available in Abuja, Lagos, Accra-Ghana, Dubai, Kuala Lumpur-Malaysia and other major cities”, Nelson added.
The E-101 Face of Valentine event will hold in Uyo on Valentines Eve, Wednesday, February 13th at the popular celebrity hangout and multipurpose event center in Uyo-2nd Baze, and will be having NseAbasi Valentine & Dikans as host, while the likes of Mista Xto, Fadabasi, Eyo Eminue of MTN Project Fame, Brandiny,Flexzy of Nigeria’s Got Talent, Indegenous Maliq and a host of others make special appearances.
This event is one which many are looking forward to, simply because the team at E-101 Magazine has never disappointed her readers, followers and fans. In 2011, they presented Entertainment Man of the Year Award to Governor Godswill Akpabio (CON), in 2012, the magazine hosted a birthday bash for the Secretary to Akwa Ibom state government, Obong Umana Okon Umana, and they also made history by putting together the first ever novelty football match between entertainers and media personalities in Akwa Ibom state, during the Silver Jubilee Anniversary celebrations, winning 2 awards in the same year in Uyo and Lagos.