Ara-Loba  a charity concert with command performance of  a stage play, ADE-IRE(The tragedy of Absolute Power) written by Ahmed Yerima  will hold on Friday 19,April 2013, at the main auditorium of the University of Lagos. It is an annual event in celebration of culture and creativity, and is at its sixth edition, Legendaire Theatre is co-presenting.  

According to Tony Biyi Boyede, the director of THEATRE CENTRIK, “This event started about six years ago with the name ARA’N BADA and now ARA-LOBA.  From its inception, the event in the past few years has grown from just a little celebration into a grand style event in terms of attendance and participations, from about two hundred to over two thousand audience and still growing to become a household event”.   

“If government does not create a befitting avenue for creativity, and if our society does not give encouragement to talent, then we will create a platform to express our talents, as well as develop our skills with the aim of celebrating our root,” he added.  

Ara-loba as a charity concert opens the door into the celebration of creativity and culture. It is also billed to feature Adunni Nefretiti, Green creatives, Wale Lampejo, Awoko, Pelumi Omo-Baba, Mechelin, Ebele the flutist, and DjSammy.