By G9ija

As Africa’s entertainment and creative industry prepares for the ninth edition of the Nigerian Entertainment Conference (NECLive), Naija FM joins the growing list of organisations and individuals partnering with ID Africa for the conference.

Naija FM is one of Nigeria’s leading online radio stations. A property of Megalectrics Limited, Naija FM is a central hub for trending hip-hop, gospel, rock and other entertainment that resonate with Nigerians at the grassroot.

Themed, ‘Sustaining The Africa Momentum,’ NECLive9 returns as a hybrid event on Friday, April 29, 2022, with some leaders in the African entertainment and creative industry already confirmed as speakers and participants for the conference. The discussion will centre around how African creatives can utilise technological devices to improve their lives, and help to grow their nation’s economy as well as the entertainment industry.

Speaking ahead of the conference, NECLive Convener, Ayeni Adekunle, said;

“In the past two years, we’ve seen how powerful entertainment and pop culture can be in influencing social change and driving narratives. NECLive has been at the forefront of conversations around moving the entertainment industry forward and maximising its potential; and for the ninth instalment, we’re continuing with this mission by engaging relevant stakeholders in discussions that will set the tone for the future of not just the industry but our continent as a whole.”

With over 470 speakers and panellists, 70 exhibitions and brands, 14,000 physical attendees spread across the successful eight editions of NECLive, ID Africa is organising NECLive9 in partnership with prestigious companies, including Hip TV, MTV Base, African Movie Channel, Trace TV, AV Edge, Huce Valeris, The GreenRoom Nigeria, Landmark, MultiChoice, Legit.ng, Hit FM, Top Radio, Classic FM, Beat FM, Plaqad, BHM, Big Cabal Media, Mirus Events, Top Radio, and X3M Ideas.