Nigeria’s soul singer, Onyeka Onwenu, began a nationwide tour aimed at publicizing her latest musical works – “Legends, Nigeria @ 50 and Inspiration For Change,” all of which were released three months ago. The tour tagged; “Inspiration for Change Tour” is part of the massive publicity strategy Onwenu and her management company, Ayollo Productions, have drawn up to get the three CDs across to as many Nigerians as possible.
According to her publicist, Toni Payne, the tour which will take the musician and her crew round the six geo – political zones in the country took off in Lagos last week..
“The idea of the tour is to tell Nigerians about the need for attitudinal change; Inspiration for Change Tour is to further educate her fans and Nigerians in general on the essence of ‘one man, one vote. It is about change in all facets of our nationhood,” Payne said.
“For the tour, a website, inspirationforchange.com has equally been opened where her fans can download songs contained in Inspiration for Change CD and pictures for free.
They will also get all the information the need about the tour from the website. They are also encouraged to make comments which will be responded to personally by Onwenu.”