Finalists Emerge in Dance Naija Dance Competition | The Guardian Nigeria News

Having achieved success in 52 African countries, the Zee World dance competition, Dance Naija Dance, gives birth to new dreams and aspirations for talented individuals. all are jostling for the grand prize of 5 million naira.

The dance performance is a fusion of Nigerian-Indian dance routines, with the aim of uniting the two cultures through music, dance, color and diversity.

Since its inception, Zee World has stolen the hearts of millions of Nigerians with its Bollywood soap operas, and now it aims to capitalize on its efforts with its pan-African cross-country fusion dance challenge, Dance Africa Dance in 2021, and the Dance Naija Competition. dance.

The competition will be anchored by a mix of personalities and dancers from Nollywood and Bollywood. These include hosts Hero Daniels and Pelumi Buari; Choreographers/mentors Sashin Kandhai and Kenneth Agabata, while Kunle Remi and Uraysha Ramrachia will serve as judges.

With the reality competition set to begin airing in August, production has begun for the top 16 finalists selected from over 350 entries across Nigeria. Dance Naija Dance will be broadcast in 52 countries in Africa and the Indian Ocean islands.

Speaking at the announcement, Managing Director (CEO), CEO of ZEE Africa (Sub-Saharan Africa and Indian Ocean Islands), Somnath Malakar said, “Knowing full well how important Zee World is to family entertainment needs in Nigeria, we have taken steps to ensure that we always deliver. There is a deep love for Zee World among Nigerians and Zee World has become part of our way of life. Presenting this show is the t is one of our ways to thank Nigerians for all the love they have shown us over the years.Nigerians stand out for their amazing dancing skills.