By Eric Elezuo
The Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) has concluded plans to wow the entertainment world with one uninterrupted week of unbeatable and high class entertainment at enchanting venues.
A statement from the COSON House revealed that the event is scheduled to hold at various jaw dropping centres beginning from October 29, and terminating on November 4.
On the line up for the week long event include a red carpet national day of songs featuring top gospel singers and minister under one roof making melody in songs as well as praying for the well being of the Nigerian nation. The event, tagged COSON in the Church, will hold at the Trinity House, Victoria Island, Lagos, on Sunday, October 29, with red carpet and cocktail kicking off at 4pm.
A public lecture, The COSON Lecture, is billed to take place the next day, October 30, as the nation’s best brains gather for an intellectual property feast. This, according to the statement will hold at Four Points by Sheraton, Victoria Island by 11am.
Following the lecture on Tuesday, October 31 is a street jam across major streets tagged COSON in the Streets. The jam will provide an unforgettable array of stars giving meaning to the dignity of labour as they party on the move. This carnival of some sort will take off from the National Theatre, Iganmu at 11am and berth at Ndubuisi Kanu Park at Alausa. This is also one event that is open to the general public.
The COSON Green Ball is next in the line of the mega events on November 1. This will feature an array of the best of society figures, dressed to impress on the green carpet. The occasion, which kicks off with a green carpet at 6:30 pm, will take place at the Muson Centre, and promises the best of cuisines and entertainment non-stop.
Thursday , November 2 will bring sports to limelight in an event tagged The COSON Table Tennis Blow Out, at the Rowe Park Sports Centre, Yaba at 11am.
The COSON team will move to Surulere Central Mosque for a day of supplication to the Almighty Allah on Friday, November 3. The general public is welcome to this event.
The semi-final leg of the activities hold on Saturday, November 4 with a children’s programme titled Children’s Day at COSON House. Only children shortlisted via sms and the internet are entitled to attend.
The grand finale of the events, or the show of all shows comes up on Sunday, November 5 at the Balmoral Convention Centre, Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island with the theme, The COSON Songs Awards.
A ‘red carpet fantastico’ will hold at 5 pm. All events are strictly by invitation except otherwise indicated.
The COSON’s week promises to be a show to be talked about for a very, very long time to come.