–Late Rasheed Yekini Awarded Perennial Legend award
Former Nigeria winger, Mathematical Segun Odegbami was at the weekend unveiled as the Nigeria's All Time Legend by the Glass House Entertainment, GHE, in Lagos.
Also at the TV show, late Rasheed Yekini was also honoured with the Perennial Legend award at the colourful ceremony held in Ikeja, Lagos.
Organisers of the event, Glass House Entertainment, GHE, said The Legendary Show is the first of its kind on African TV, saying it was inspired by the desire to reward selfless service.
"The Legendary Show team makes history as it remembers, celebrates and honours illustrious sons and daughters in Nigeria and Africa, who through their personalities, talents, career skills and patriotic actions have undeniably contributed to nation building, national unity,economic development, and culture preservation in Africa", organisers said.
"They have,through their endeavours,encouraged good works and positive developmental values among the younger generation and have left their footprints on the sand of time for generations yet unborn."
They would now be referred to as Legendary Rasheed Yekini and Legendary Segun Odegbami.
Other legends who cut across sectors like music,literature, performing art, sports, politics, and artistry, were honoured as well on The Legendary Show.
All the legends were grouped into five categories: Perennial Legends, All-Time Legends, Today’s Legends, Next Generation Legends and Kids’ Legends; which serves to reiterate the reason for the show- celebrating legends, making legends, and inspiring legends.
Honoured in the first season alongside the sport legends were Legendary Jimi Solanke, Legendary Raskimono, Legendary Patrick Doyl, Legendary DJ Jimmy Jatt, Legendary 2face Idibia (now known as 2Baba),and many others across all five categories.
Filming for Season One of The Legendary Show started on Friday, 19th June 2015 and ended on Monday, 22nd June 2015.
The Legendary Show is sure going to be the biggest television show on African TV and one of the best in the global entertainment industry.
The Legendary Show is one of many TV contents from Glass House Entertainment, a fast growing media and entertainment company in Nigeria.