By Seyi Lawal
The fast moving Nigerian Idol train will be making stop at the coal city, Enugu State in the coming weekend. Auditions for the second installment of the reality television show will hold at the Universal Hotel in Independence Layout on Friday and Saturday October 28 and 29, 2011.
“Our expectations for Enugu are very high,” says Rotimi Pedro, Executive Producer. “We had a wonderful experience discovering great musical talent last year in Enugu. In fact, the winner of Season I, Yeka Onka first came under our radar at the Enugu auditions .We expect to find great talent here.”
Idol hopefuls in the Coal City are preparing for the arrival of the auditions as impromptu rehearsals and amateur singing competitions crop up at the numerous campuses across the city. “We are very happy that Nigerian Idols is in Enugu this weekend,” says Uche Mba, a student. “I will be at the auditions and I hope to go far in the competition.”
The winner of the show takes home a whopping new prize valued at $100,000 which includes a management contract, prize money, and a recording contract. Everybody is a winner this time around as the runners- up and each of the top ten finalists also win mouthwatering prizes
1. Complete the Registration form at http://nigerianidol.com/registration
2. Confirm your Audition location, by sending an SMS from your Etisalat line with your FULL NAME & PREFERRED AUDITION CITY to 5599.
3. Show up at the audition venue with the ETISALAT SMS confirmation, a printed copy of your application form and 2 passport photos.