Kwara Idol S3 : Five contestants evicted

By Imam Moromoke

Kwara Idol Season 3 has on Tuesday witness its first casualties as 5 of the contestants were evicted.

The reality show tagged “Kwara Idol Season 3 Week II Nigerian Pop (Eviction Show),” was held at TLCC Wonder Garden, Tanke Ilorin, kwara state

The five evicted contestants includes, Qemaco, Blessing, Qummy T Prince, LekkyBance and Sacred.

According to the project director of the show, Mr. Adaniken Monday (Ben Da Poet), eviction from the show is based on 50% vote and 50% performance of the contestants.

The reality show which the headline Sponsor is Hakeem Oladimeji Lawal, Kwara SDP Guber Candidate, kicked off with over three hundred and sixty-two applications at the audition stage, who are from the various parts of the state and country at large.

During the show, the show Creative Director of the show, Oyelere Adebisi (Debisi_Onifoto), while giving his remark appreciated the contestants for coming to showcase their talents.

He disclosed that, the next stage ‘week III’ which is the evergreen week and also the semi finals will come up on 20th of September, at TLCC Wonder Garden, Tanke Ilorin, Kwara state capital where 14 contestants will battle to qualify for the Grand finale.

“I just want to remind us that next stage which is the semi finals and also the evergreen week were the contestants will have to perform songs from the evergreen musicians like Sunny Ade, Ebenezer Obey , Kolington , Iya Aladuke and many more. Adebisi said.

With the last eviction, only 14 contestants are now in the show to battle for the N1million Price.


Ibrahim Sheriff is the Editor of Fresh Insight and former Special Assistant on Media to the Speaker, Kwara state House of Assembly. Although a management science researcher by training, he has over five years experience of practice in Journalism, Public Relations and Communication Strategy. Sheriff holds a Masters Degree in Finance and Bachelors Degree in Banking and Finance from Kwara state University, Malete. He has Certificates in Digital Journalism, Enterprise Creation and Skill Acquisition (ECSA) and Basic Econometrics Data Analysis, as well as Bank of Industry (BoI) Certificate in Business Management. He is also a holder of Diploma in Cooperative Studies from Kwara state Polytechnic, Ilorin.

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