|L-R: Timaya, Shina Peters and D'Prince|
Nigeria pop musicians Timaya, D’Prince, and others who cannot be found from the recent renewal deals by MTN may have actually been dropped as ambassadors of the giant telecom firm.
Meanwhile MTN had renewed deals of music stars like Iyanya, Praiz, Chidinma, Sound Sultan, Tiwa Savage, Dr Sid, Don Jazzy and others,
However no reference was made to ambassadors like
Davido, Sean Tizzle and Wizkid. Fresh facts are now emerging that the left behind stars may have been dropped by the telecom company. Report on Fuse (an affiliate of the booking agency – ‘Upfront bookings’ in charge of the deals), some showbiz stars including Sean Tizzle, D’Prince, Timaya, iMike, Yaw and Shina Peters are among those whose contracts were not renewed. An exclusive event was held on May 27, 2015 at Fuse Lounge, Victoria Island where MTN unveiled its new array of brand ambassadors.