There are strong indications that this year’s edition of the awards ceremony that celebrate ‘Nollywood’ and seeks to enter the Guinness Book of Records for the Longest Red Carpet, Best Of Nollywood (BON), may be postponed.
Insiders confided in us the reason for this likely shift is to ‘search for more sponsors’.
Mr. Seun Oloketuyi, the promoter of the initiative, is said to be in fresh talks with possible sponsors.
Media Reach, an advertising agency is said to be acting as the intermediary in some of the ongoing negotiations.
“From the look of things, postponement of the award may be necessary to give time for talks to be finalised and fund secured,” a source analysed.
The Award is scheduled for Saturday, November 9 2013 in Asaba Delta State.
Mr. Emanuel Uduaghan, the Governor of Delta State is said to have provided ‘support to a great length’.