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8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by GLeesMODEL(m): 12:28pm On Mar 22
As Coronavirus keep wailing stronger, Many activities like sports, schools, Music Industry and many other social gathering have been shut down as a result of the virus but we bring you the 5 Nigeria Music Concerts that have been cancelled due to the outbreak of Coronavirus.
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Here are five major Music concerts that have been cancelled due to the outbreak of Coronavirus.

1. AfroNation Puerto Rico

AfroNation was scheduled to start by 18th March with WizKid, Davido, Yemi Alade, Rick Ross as headliners, but now with the advent of the pandemic Corona Virus, the Puerto Rican Government declared a state of emergency and barred any mass gathering of people.

The organizers had no choice but to cancel and refund ticket money.

2. Davido's A Good Time Tour

After releasing his album late last year, Davido started his North American tour last month visiting places like Vancouver, Edmonton, Denver, California.

Now with the virus already affecting citizens of US and Canada, Davido announced the tour will be postponed on March 14 owing to the outbreak of the coronavirus

3. GidiFest

GidiFest has always been one of the heavily attended music concerts in Lagos with several Nigerian artists taking turns yearly to be headliners.

Was poised to hold 9-11 April, the organizers have announced it has been postponed to October.

4. Asa Lucid Tour

It's been a while Asa has a concert in Nigeria, the singer was staging a comeback, the Lagos leg of her Lucid World Tour later next month but it seems Corona Virus would be a stumbling block as the singer has cancelled the concert and further concerts in Abuja and London.

5. Sinach Live In Concert

In the last few years, Sinach's status as a gospel star has soared with two of her videos hitting the 100 Million views mark on YouTube and recently she celebrated 100Million YouTube subscribers. With this, she had planned to hold a live in concert at the Eko Convention Centre

Unfortunately, she has had to move it to October due to Coronavirus.

6. Generally Speaking With Chuks D

The 2020 Generally Speaking With Chuks D General was to feature the live appearance and presentation of notable celebrity comedians and entertainers including, Alibaba, AY, Gordons, Seyi Law, Klint Da Drunk, Real Warri Pikin, Mr. Macaroni, Destalker, Funnybone, Shortcut, MC Bob, Ebeneza, Mazi Prosper, MC Tagwaye, DJ Fancy and amongst other popular Artists and "humour-lords" before its postponement was announced by the organizer.

In his statement

_"I trust this meets you
Following the update of COVID 19 pandemic and the new 3 cases confirmed in Abuja, I regret to announce the POSTPONEMENT of GENERALLY SPEAKING 5 in Abuja to a new date that will be announced later
I'm very sorry for any inconveniences this may have caused you"

7. I Go Dye's Kinging with the Kings”

Comedian I Go Dye has postponed his show tagged "I Go Dye Standing, “Kinging with the Kings” to commemorate his 25 years on stage over the spread of Coronavirus across the globe.

According to the humour merchant, he will be suspending show till further notice despite having spent over 50 million naira in logistics for the event on artiste, lighting sound, venue, media and other logistics. The epic show was meant to hold on April 12 Easter Sunday 2020 at Best Western HomeVille GRA, Benin

8. UNIBUJA Carnival

University of Abuja has held the Pre-event and Colour Pop Carnival Activation ahead of preparations for the 2020 Edition of the Annual Carnival which has been postponed a month ahead over coronavirus fears. The Uniabuja Colour Pop took place in the school premises at the Convocation Ground, on the 5th of March with records of activities that were quite entertaining and engaging.

During the pre-event and Color Pop Carnival Activation, students of different Faculties were selected for camping, an activity that is part of the Uniabuja Carnival Event until the main event which was postponed from 25th March 2020 to a later date by the school management following FG School closure orders over rising coronavirus epidemic in Nigeria.


Sports activities such as Premier League, Champions League, Italian league and many others have been postponed until further notice.

Meanwhile, Many celebrities have been hinted to get tested due to the recent event called AMVCA that was attended by different celebrities from all walks of life.

https://www.statepress.ng/2020/03/top-5-nigeria-music-concerts-that-have.html?m=1

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by GLeesMODEL(m): 12:28pm On Mar 22
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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by GLeesMODEL(m): 12:28pm On Mar 22
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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by Ayobami3012: 12:29pm On Mar 22
This is good for Nigeria

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by GolDRoger: 12:43pm On Mar 22
Nigerians get sense makka just tell u.. Even if them no cancel or postpone am
who go even attend?? Shey they wan come drag people out of their home? We no be oyibo wey no get sense.. Life the sweet us pass anything

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by Flexherbal(m): 1:07pm On Mar 22
Prevention in better than cure. That is how the wise, say it.

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by Goldencheese(m): 1:09pm On Mar 22
Prevention is better than cure.
Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by noblealuu: 7:05pm On Mar 22
Coro just battered and shattered hopes and aspirations of folks. It's well, we shall bounce back.

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by Sufisunni: 7:05pm On Mar 22
Coronavirus conference cancelled because of coronavirus

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by Greatzeus(m): 7:05pm On Mar 22
Na who dey help

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by paroh137(m): 7:06pm On Mar 22
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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by AsomArchitectNG: 7:06pm On Mar 22
Good one
Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by WebmasterMind: 7:06pm On Mar 22
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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by BenAndrew: 7:06pm On Mar 22
This coro is becoming something else..

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by Amberon11: 7:06pm On Mar 22
Good.
Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by DModeCntStopMe: 7:07pm On Mar 22
shocked

The con artist in Abuja has been performing across the globe from America to Europe down to Asia, middle East and across Africa every month.

Since the outbreak of corona, he has not moved an itch even to visit his wife in za oza room na war now.

All thanks to uncle corona

And again, who says there is nothing good about corona?

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by ursullalinda(f): 7:07pm On Mar 22
Meet one event guy and he was telling me how much he is loosing with this Covid 19 palava.....I really felt for him

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by saasala(m): 7:07pm On Mar 22
Coloma vilus eeeh, ewooooh

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by LosC: 7:07pm On Mar 22
Everybody should just turn to God and start pleading for God's Mercy and for him to heal the earth. Let his Mercy prevail over Judgment.

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by jericco1(m): 7:07pm On Mar 22
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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by sureheaven(m): 7:07pm On Mar 22
These are end time signs. Expect and prepare for more unusual occurrences like this. .

Jesus is coming soon, the world should repent.

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by adioolayi(m): 7:08pm On Mar 22
Beautiful Nubia EMUFest convert in Ibadan


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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by Ernerstdavid55(m): 7:08pm On Mar 22
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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by YorubaKinging: 7:08pm On Mar 22
In the coming days and years

You'll see how useless your yeyebrities will become

With your eyes , you'll see their rewards

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by nwakibie3(m): 7:09pm On Mar 22
Provision is better than kiosk

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by ddooskie(m): 7:09pm On Mar 22
Twyse's movie premiere too. lipsrsealed
Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by dauntless15(m): 7:10pm On Mar 22
If they don't cancel they'll be the only one in the venue.

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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by ddooskie(m): 7:10pm On Mar 22
nwakibie3:
Provision is better than kiosk
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Re: 8 Nigerian Entertainment Events Cancelled Because Of Coronavirus by Basit46: 7:10pm On Mar 22
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