Thoughtivity’s Weekend Diary: 18th to 20th August 2017

Hello folks, welcome the blog for today. A lot of our followers who are based in Ibadan reach out to us to share information on the cool events happening in Ibadan, so we are doing a weekend diary of cool events you can be at if you are in Ibadan this weekend starting from Friday the 18th of August 2017.

If You love good music and the Ibadan nightlife then you may want to hang out with DMW Artist, Mayowa “Ichaba” Ogunsanya on Friday the 18th of August 2017,  at Club De Rock, Palms Mall, Ring Road Ibadan for more information follow @clubderock_updates on twitter or @clubde_rock on Instagram.

If you are a female entrepreneur in Ibadan, you would be interested in attending the Seed Of Enterprise event. The SOE event which is put together by the Women Initiative For Entrepreneurship Empowerment (WIFEE) is aimed at creating a platform for female entrepreneurs to network, swap ideas, to grow their businesses and to create a strong community of super business women. However even though the event is aimed at women entrepreneurs, everyone regardless of gender is welcome. SOE will take place at on the 18TH of  AUGUST 2017 at FAMEWO, Common Room Alexander Brown Hall University College Hospital, Ibadan by  11 am  You can find the registration link and more information on the event here 

On Saturday the 19th of August the Aunty Lanre Initiative’s  Ibadan Orphanage Tour 3.0 enter its third week. If you care for the less privileged and you are interested in volunteering a day out of your weekend to help them, then you should read this post for more information.

If you love books, the arts and literature then you should be at the  Arts and Culture Exchange organized by  Sankofa Initiative for Culture & Development, a nongovernmental organization breaking new grounds in the fields of culture and development,  on Saturday the 19th of August 2017, by 2 pm  at the Practical Theatre of the Department of Theatre The University of Ibadan, to enjoy an afternoon with fresh voices on the Nigerian literary scene. you can also go here for a sample of past editions of the event

Ibadan’s premier football themed social media hangout Football Fun and Chills returns on Saturday the 19th of August. Football Fun and Chills is a 7 aside football competition, with teams playing for the Cash prizes of the 1st and 2nd position, while other teams would be given consolidation prizes as well. There are also side attractions like FIFA competition, Karaoke, Live performances, Comedy and much more. FFC will take place at the Lead City High School Pitch, Jericho, Ibadan for more information  Contact : 08169000959, 0809 210 8589 and 0813 931 3915 for more details. You can also follow the #ffc hashtag on Twitter

If you love to keep fit and you love to hangout with other fitfam enthusiasts then you should be at Wellness OYO. Wellness OYO is organized by the Prescott Fitness Club and it will take place on Saturday 19th August 2017 at Agodi Gardens Ibadan by 7:30am. The event features Aerobics, Dance Sessions General Medical Checkups, Health Talks etc. For more enquiries reach out to Kola on +2347069191438 or +2348143878068

A Career and Business Mastery Program for working Professionals and Business Owners is happening on Saturday the 19th of August. Come and learn from the likes of Enoch Durotoye, Yinka Babalola, Jimi Tewe and Olumide Ojeleye. The event starts by 10am and the venue will only be disclosed to those who register. The Fee for the training is 7000 NGN for early bird registration and 10000 NGN for late registration. Call 0806 761 5438 or send a mail to

If you love Football and the Nigerian Professional Football League then on Sunday the 20th of August you should be at the Lekan Salami Stadium Adamasingba, Ibadan to watch Shooting Stars Sports Club take on Nassarawa United FC of Lafia. The game is a Week 35 game NPFL game

Dance On  a Christian Dance Event is coming to Ibadan on the 20th of August. Join gospel dance acts like The Cymbals and The Testifiers and praise God with dance and music. Dance Off is Organized by The Reedemed Christian Church of God, Jesus Empire. Dance On will take place beside Bovas Filling Station of Adeoye Ring Road Ibadan by 8:30 am. For more information follow @rccgjesusempire on Twitter 

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