Last year was marked by a series of notable events involving entertainers. They included birthdays, burial ceremonies, industry celebrations, concerts, and many more. Here is a recap of seven of the events that trended in 2021.
Obi Cubana’s mother’s burial
Businessman Obi Cubana threw one of the biggest parties in Nigerian celebrity history to celebrate his mother’s passing. Friends gifted him cows and cash was sprayed in bundles, including foreign currencies. It was a party that sat at the top of other celebrity events last year.
Craze Clown’s wedding
Famous Instagram comedian, Emmanuel Iwueke, also known as Craze Clown, walked down the aisle with his fiance, Jojo in 2021. His colleagues contributed to the glorious event. The event, which held at the Eko Hotel and Suites, was attended by many entertainers. Fans could not stop talking about the highlights of the party on social media.
20 years of Eniola Badmus on stage
Multi-talented actress Eniola Badmus celebrated 20 years on stage with a book launch. The occasion had top singers and actresses, as Davido and KWAM 1 thrilled guests with their performances.
Davido’s 29th birthday
The talented music superstar had a birthday celebration to remember last year. He dropped his account details and requested for love from his fans. The account soon swelled with donations.
Born David Adedeji Adeleke, Davido took to Twitter to ask his followers to send him money if they know he has given them a hit song. Many were skeptical about his motives, but the response was overwhelmingly generous. Davido’s request trended for four days, with the star posting regular updates for transparency. He raised N200 million, adding another N50 million himself.
The Afrobeats singer, who turned 29 on November 21, released a statement about the donation, commenting
“We rise by lifting others. I truly appreciate everyone who donated hard-earned funds and I am very thankful for your generosity,” he wrote. “I have always been passionate about giving back and helping people.”Davido
He further added he had established a 5-person committee to help oversee the distribution of the funds to orphanages. He rounded off the celebrations with his friends in Dubia.
Adedimeji Lateef and Adebimpe’s wedding
PSQUARE’s reunion and 40th birthday
Paul and Peter Okoye, popularly known as PSquare, who put their differences aside after years of disagreement, reconciled towards the end of last year. They had their first performance together after their reunion at their 40th birthday party. The event was star-studded.
Darey Art Alade Livespot X Festival
The Livespot X Festival is a six-day series of immersive, multi-sensory, hybrid events at the purpose-built event arena Livespot Entertainment Center, Located centrally in Ikate, Lekki, our state-of-the-art Entertainment Centre. The event saw custom headline concerts from global superstars like Wizkid, Tems, P Square, Tiwa Savageand DJ Spinall. With additional performances from over 50 supporting acts.
Stacked December is organised by Toro Entertainment Company (TEC). An event that has Patoranking, Burna boy, Buju, Wizkid with additional performances from over 50 supporting acts. Big Wiz round up this year’s with live performance at Vibes on the Beach concert and it was a sold out.
Controversial crossdresser Bobrisky marked his 30th birthday last year. He had flooded the internet with his unique looks. The socialite had sky-high birthday cakes. Colleagues in the industry flooded the event.