MTN Foundation, since 2016, has been a major contributor to the Music
Society of Nigeria (MUSON) School of Music, through the MTN/MUSON
Scholars Program Scholarship. To appreciate the support and efforts of
MTN Nigeria and other contributors, MUSON organized a donors’ concert at
the MUSON center, Onikan, Lagos.
students of the MUSON School of Music entertained guests with
renditions of songs in Italian, Zulu, Yoruba and Igbo. The students also
performed several orchestral renditions including a Christmas song to
the delight of all the guests present at the concert. The highlight of
the concert was the orchestra rendition of the popular Lion King song
‘He Lives in You’ and Ebenezer Obey’s ‘Aimasiko’ which got the entire
audience on their feet dancing.
at the event, the Executive Secretary MTN Foundation, Odunayo Sanya
encouraged MUSON Center that it was time to reveal the wonders they had
at the MUSON School. In her words, “I understand the philosophy of being
moderate, but I believe we need to make a concerted effort at MUSON to
unveil the wonders going on here.”
MTN Foundation, in partnership with MUSON, has fully funded and
developed over 350 music scholars, thereby providing scholarship awards
worth over 250,000,000 naira. The awards cover tuition, transportation,
resource materials, among others for a two-year diploma, after which
students are awarded an internationally recognised Diploma in Music on
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Source: MTN and MUSON Round Off the Year in Style with a Donors’ Concert.