Nigeria’s first upscale competition for cultured ladies, have announced plans to stage Moremi the musical. The first edition of the musical will be performed at the grand finale of the 2017 QMA Pageant on December 3 at Oriental Hotel, Lagos.
The musical is directed by Gbenga Yusuf who is also the producer of Flower the musical and Dance Director of Wakaa and Saro the musicals, will also feature Choreographer Victor Phullu. As a Dance Instructor, Phullu has successfully managed eight seasons of Maltina Dance Hall competition.
The QMA beauty pageant is an initiative of the Royal Palace of the Ooni of Ife, in his efforts to further immortalise one of the greatest heroines of Yoruba land. The QMA pageant showcases intelligent, culturally aware, strong and beautiful young ladies that exemplify the heroic attributes of Queen Moremi.
The initiative also uses beauty to promote business ideas for economic growth and youth development among young ladies. Winner of this year’s edition will receive a cash prize of five million Naira to set up her own business; a brand new car; a wardrobe of designers’ outfits fro:m leading fashion brands. She will also become a cultural ambassador to the the Ooni of Ife
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