Glo talent hunt winners receive prizes
A new set of winners has emerged in the online talent competition organised by the telecom’s outfit, Globacom. The competition offers participants opportunity to upload a one-minute video of themselves showcasing their talents on their social media accounts such as, Facebook, Instagram or Twitter with the hashtag #GLOIN60SECONDS. The video could either be on music, dance, comedy, poetry or any other creative ability.
In Lagos, Doherty Leticia Moyosore, a 24-year-old medical doctor, and Ajayi Oluwadamilare, an aspiring comedian, collected their N50,000 cheques from the company’s office in Surulere, just as 21-year old Adeuti Samuel Oluwatope, a singer, received his prize at the Ikorodu outlet.
However, the fourth winner, Ojeabuo Ohikhuem Favour, was unable to make it to the presentation and would now receive her prize from the Surulere, Lagos shop at a later date.
Adepeju Ruqqayah Oyindamola, a National Youth Service Corps member serving in Enugu State, won in the singing category and received her cheque in Ibadan. Another winner who smiled home with N50,000 on Wednesday was Chuke Chinemelum. The medical student of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, received his cheque at the Kada Cinema Gloworld in Benin.
The six winners were selected as the best entries of the thousands of video uploads made by subscribers from various parts of the country in the third week of the competition.In addition, they are expected to follow Glo on any of the company’s social media pages @Globacomlimited on Instagram, @Gloworld on Twitter and Gloworld on Facebook.
The competition runs in a way that seven lucky contestants with the highest video likes will win N50,000 each, every week in the challenge, which will end otoday, making a total of 56 winners, while a grand prize of 1 million naira will be won by the overall winner at the grand finale. In addition, N200,000 consolation prizes will be presented to five runners-up.Participants are allowed to upload as many videos as possible per week. The videos will be eligible for weekly prizes in the week uploaded.