The Upper West regional capital, Wa is gearing up to host the 2017 Northern Ghana Entertainment Awards (NEA) nominees jam on 6th March, 2017. The much anticipated Nominees Jam is expected to take place at the Wa Jubilee Park at exactly 8:00pm on Monday.
Organizers of the 2017 NEA, Smile Multimedia Agency is collaborating with Siltra Events, National Youth Authority–UW and WFM to stage the jam that is expected to witness performances from nominees in the Northern, Upper East and Upper West regions of Ghana.
In an interview with North Star News, Alhassan Abdul Latif, Board Chairman of NEA stated the full list of nominees will be out on Friday, 3rd March, 2017.
He revealed the list of nominees was expected to be released on 1st March, but added due to the vast number of people who have filed to contest in this year’s awards program prolonged the release of the list.
The Board Chair appealed to all who filed for the awards to exercise patience and watch out for the list on http://www.smilemultimediaonline.com, the social media pages of the NEA and on partner radio stations.
Mr. Alhassan however assured the general public that the Board has received the nominations from the selection committee from all the regions partaking in the scheme, adding they are working assiduously to nominate outstanding individuals.
He also revealed the Nominees Jam in Wa forms part of activities marking the Ghana @60 celebration in the Upper West region and thus encourage all in the area to come out in their numbers to grace the occasion since it is opened for all.