Multiple award-winning Nigerian gospel music star, Asu Ekiye, is storming Lagos next week to be a key part of the much talked about big biennial event of the music industry called COSON IN THE CHURCH which holds on the 1st day of December 2019. Asu Ekiye, also called “Prince of the Niger Delta”, will arrive Lagos with that vivacious special brand of gospel music for which he is very well known. Asu will be joining Nigeria’s topmost gospel artistes and several anointed ministers of the gospel from different denominations across the country for an unforgettable praise and worship gathering of the faithful for the Nigerian nation and its citizens faced with many challenges.
Asu Ekiye who for several years has been president of Fellowship of Gospel Music Ministers of Nigeria FOGMNON was in 2017 appointed Special Adviser to the Bayelsa State Government on Entertainment and Culture. Asu Ekiye has performed alongside the best of the best around the globe such as Kirk Franklin, Donnie McKlurkin, Cece Winans, Israel Houghton, Don Moen, Martha Munizzi and many more.
Celebrated former President of PMAN and current Chairman of Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON), Chief Tony Okoroji, says, ”I am so excited and proud that Asu Ekiye will be live at COSON IN THE CHURCH to light up the fire! He has assured me that no one who attends COSON IN THE CHURCH will leave without being touched by the spirit of God. Asu says that everyone coming to Revival Assembly for the big show has to dress cool because he plans to heat up the auditorium with the presence of the Almighty. He advises everyone coming to bring their clean white handkerchiefs for the special celebration”.
Also to be ushered on to the stage of COSON IN THE CHURCH is the evergreen minister of gospel music in Nigeria, Funmi Aragbaye who will be arriving Lagos from her Ibadan base. Dr. Aragbaye who is National President of Gospel Musicians Association of Nigeria (GOMAN) has asked her many fans to throng Revival Assembly in Ikeja on the 1st of December for “a show of all shows”.
Speaking further, Chief Tony Okoroji who is producing the big event says, “all hands are on deck. Nigeria’s greatest gospel singers will be there. The most amazing and anointed men of God will pray for the Nigerian nation and for the families of all those present at this time of great challenges in our country. This is an important contribution of Nigerian musicians to national unity. Our host pastor, Apostle Anselm Madubuko, is giving us 100% support. The red carpet will be hot with paparazzi everywhere and there will be stars and stars every direction you look.
“This is an event that brings thousands of Nigerian musicians and their fans together to worship the Almighty in an interdenominational manner on a day that there are no separations whatsoever between God’s children. It does not matter which denomination you belong to or if you are not even a Christian, come to COSON IN THE CHURCH on the 1st of December and enter the Christmas season with God’s blessings”.
The big COSON IN THE CHURCH event flags off the 2019 COSON Week.