Nickelodeon to reward Nigerian kids with surprise birthday
Kids and family channel Nickelodeon has announced the rollout of its Surprise Birthday competition for Nigerian kids. In partnership with Domino’s Pizza and Cold Stone Creamery, the brand is offering four kids every month the chance to win a birthday surprise. Open to kids 2-12 years old, all you have to do is to take part in a monthly competition and you could be selected alongside friends and family to join in the surprise party. Special gifts from Nickelodeon and Domino’s and Cold Stone will also be presented to the winners.
Alex Okosi, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Africa, commented,
“We are very excited to be rewarding Nigerian kids with this fun birthday activation in partnership with Domino’s Pizza and Cold Stone Creamery. Nigeria is one of our largest markets for Nickelodeon and this is our own way of giving back to Nickelodeon fans for their loyalty to the channel. Every surprise birthday party will definitely be an unforgettable experience for Nigerian families and we can’t wait to kick off,” he said.
According to Mrs. Caroline Odukoya-Ijogun, Marketing Director, Eat N’Go Africa, “our brands, Domino’s Pizza and Cold Stone Creamery, are happy to associate with Nickelodeon to celebrate this special day of every child.”
She added, “Eat N’Go values their customers so much and always look forward to celebrating them. It is the brand’s belief that this will bring happiness and fulfillment to the families and also endear them to the brand.”
Nickelodeon’s surprise birthday parties, which will take place at selected Domino’s Pizza and Cold Stone outlets in Nigeria, will feature fun activities to get kids smiling, including inflatables, face-painting, balloon artists, as well as a meets and greets with favourite Nickelodeon characters.
Earlier this year, fans of Nickelodeon, filled the Genesis Deluxe Cinemas, at The Palms Mall, for the official premiere of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of The Shadows.
The event was highly attended by notable celebrities like Julius Agwu and wife, Chocolate City’s Koker, Nollywood actor Blossom Chukwujekwu, child star Ozzy Bosco, singer Temi Dollface and several parents, who came out with their kids to see their favourite Nickelodeon characters on the big screen and engage in fun activities including face painting, TMNT art station, Ninja training and a photo booth.