It’s exactly 60 days (2 months) to the 7th Annual NEA Awards in New York and the city is buzzing. Labour Day weekend this year (Aug 31 through Sept 2nd
), the biggest African entertainers will converge in New York City as nominees, performers and guests for the NEA Awards.
Here’s your itinerary for the weekend:
Fri, Aug 31, 2012:
NEA Music on the Catwalk presented by Arik Air and supported by Iman Entertainment
(Fashion meets Music as we display Africa’s budding Fashion designers, a Pre NY Fashion week event)
Host: Cool FM OAP Freeze
Dimenna Center for Classical Music
7pm (after party starts at 11pm)
Sat, Sept 1, 2012 (Day/Night Event):
NEA Nollywood Film Festival
Presented by Iroko Partners
» Nollywood meets Hollywood
Come see your favorite African Actors/Actresses/Producers/Directors
Julius ‘de genius’ Agwu presents Crack Ya Ribs New York Edition Red Carpet | Comedy | Music
Symphony Space Sharp Theater, NYC.
7pm (after party at 11pm)
Drum rolls please….
Sun, Sept 2nd, 2012:
7th Annual NEA Awards
Supported by Iman Entertainment and Arik Air
A celebration of the biggest names in African Entertainment!
Hosted by “AY the Comedian
” and Actress Funke Akindele
Skirball Performing Art Center, NYC
4pm (after party follows)
Wow…what a weekend!
The question is – Where will you rather be that weekend?!
2012 NEA Awards is brought to you by Iman Entertainment, Connectnigeria.com and Arik Air.
It is Proudly Supported
by Federal Palace Hotel, Virgin Atlantic, Gamed Up, Underdarock.com, BellaNaija.com
It is powered
by Cool FM 96.9 Lagos, AIT, HipTV (keep it locked)
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This article was first published on 9th July 2012 and updated on July 12th, 2012 at 9:00 am