The DestinationOndo team, organisers of Asun Carnival 2021 has presented a cheque of #200,000 (Two Hundred Thousand Naira) to the musician that composed and sang the theme song for the event.
The musician, Olayele Ebenezer who goes by the stage name ‘Adodo’ was the first musician to perform at the Pre event party in the build-up to the carnival.
According to the Director of New Media, Destination Ondo, Ọmọ’ba Ṣẹgun Adeṣemoye, Adodo later joined the contest for the best theme song and composed the song adjudged the most suitable as a theme song for Asun Carnival 2021 which attracted a cash prize of #200,000 Two Hundred Thousand Naira.
In a ceremony that saw many young and upcoming talents showcasing their skills, Adodo was presented the cheque by the DestinationOndo team.
The talented musician was full of praises for the President and Visioner of Destination Ondo, Otunba Wanle Akinboboye of the la Campagne Tropicana fame for bringing to fore the cultural heritage of his people, rewarding brilliant efforts and for providing such a big platform to promote indigenous upcoming talents.
Preparations for the next edition of Asun Carnival kicked off immediately