BY ESE DIBEBI
Nigeria’s highly entertaining international beach soccer tournament, Copa Lagos, ended on Sunday, December 20, 2015 with a music concert. The tournament was preceded by other lifestyle events which include a fashion and celebrity match. All of this made the annual event a memorable one that will not be easily forgotten by all lovers of beach soccer and entertainment.
The musical concert had a lot of A-list artiste such as Seyi Shay, Naeto-C, Falz, Lil Kesh, Tekno amongst others. The teeming music lovers were held spell-bound till the wee-hours of Monday morning dancing to songs from these maestros.
Other activities that made the event full of glitz and glamour include the fashion show where different beach wears spiced with an African touch hit the runway. Designers such as Ejiro Amos-Tafiri, Andrea Iyamah, Okun Beachwear, Tzar, Iconic Invanity had their cloth lines showcased to the admiration of fashion lovers.
Fans and spectators trooped in large numbers to watch the celebrity match as ex-internationals squared up against entertainers. Entertainers such as Sound Sultan, Mozez Praiz, and Shina Rambo made a team line-up while ex-internationals such as Mutiu Adepoju and Victor Ikpeba also featured in the celebrity match.
Copa Lagos which is in her fifth year has been greatly improved for participants to have a memorable event annually.