EXPLOITS DRUM AFFAIRS, NIGERIA (EDANaija) TO HOLD IT’S 4TH ANNUAL NATIONAL DRUM FESTIVAL (NDF IV)
Exploits Drum Affairs Nigeria (EDA Naija) is a non-governmental organization whose aim is to unite Nigerian drummers. EDA Naija, presently, is in Ibadan, Osun, Ogbomosho, Lagos, Kwara and Delta state.
Amongst many activities of the organization is the biggest Drum Festival in the Nation, an annual national drum festival (EDA Naija Xmas Street Drum Festival) every December with the purpose of:
1. Eliciting capacity building among the youth
2. Recreating the consciousness of unison, love and hope amongst drummers (youths)
3. Enlivening the social activities in Ibadan
4. Inspiring the youths
5. Creating a unique platform that will serve as a convergence for Nigerian drummers to relate in an atmosphere of fun, unity and togetherness
6. Creating brand affinity and loyalty
7. Providing a veritable platform for Nigerian drummers from different states to connect and identify with friends.
8. The festival is also open to other forms of art and music performances.
The fourth edition is proposed to hold on Saturday, 21st December 2019. The event is organized to celebrate and appreciate Nigerian drummers and youth empowerment supporters and aim at bringing them together to fraternize among themselves for a better Nigeria
Founded in 2015, EDANaija the architect of the glorious National Drum Festival is a nongovernmental organization organization with considerable focus on unity, good character, discipline, integrity, musical proficiency, professionalism and national development.
As an organization deeply committed and passionate about national development via the youths, the festival will offer the opportunities to x-ray, through interaction with top and successful responsible drummers and musicians, the benefits of unity and music responsibility to national development as well as opportunities available for the actualization.
The Performing artists are prominent citizen of this country who commands national and admiration and international recognition for their respectable and enviable worth of character and intrinsic professional expertise as a musician, drummer, producer and a crusader of youth development obvious in some of the programs championed by them.
EDANaija is therefore offering a veritable platform for our well-seasoned Guest Artists of outstanding repute to provide encouragement and motivation in doses of workable solution to the continous menace of youth who have passion to make a good life out of drumming.
Guest Artists that have performed and will still perform at the festival include; Tosin Cornelius (Patoranking), ABIODUN, S.O (EDANaija), Adepegba David Oluseye , Dunsin Akingbolasan (Kenny Kore), Dele (OMO Woli agba), Itunu Odekun (Hiteesticks), Bazzik T, HenryBass, Busola Adetunji, Toby Mcquity (Coza), Jesus Pikin, Efetama, Dube Ayelabalu, Daniel DW, Tunde Moses (Harvest House), J Snare, Rimshot, Temitayo Ayo, Chiamaka, Philip Adeniran (Young Pianist), Fantasticks, Haysticka, Solotone and many other prominent musicians.
The event has on its guest list; Nigerian Drummers, youths, a large retinue of Business moguls, Captains of Industries, Government Functionaries and a host of other eminent personalities.
The Chief Executive Director – ABIODUN, S.O uses this golden opportunity to invite the General Public to the 4th National Drum Festival.
For Sponsorship and Partnership, kindly reach out to the contacts below.
EDANaija Media Director