Coca-cola to unveil wall murals across in celebration of Nigeria’s strength, resilience
Coca-cola Nigeria Limited is set to unveil stunning wall murals across the country to highlight the unity and tenacity of Nigerians during the yuletide season.
According to a statement from the company, the murals will be painted across key sites in Rivers, Enugu, and Oyo States.
The murals will celebrate the uniqueness within each region, with a specific focus on the people, the culture and the rich heritage of the region, while weaving a consistent thread of togetherness and unity within our diversity.
The murals will be created by artists including the acclaimed Ayoola Gbolahan, whose work ”Blue Woman” is revered internationally;
Kingsley Effiong, popularly known for graffiti art in Port Harcourt; and Perpetual Cyril, a budding artist in Enugu.
Speaking on the project, the Head of Public Affairs, Communications and Sustainability, Coca-cola Nigeria, Nwamaka Onyemelukwe referred to the mural project as a brilliant initiative pointing out its celebratory, educative and unifying qualities.
She said, “Now more than ever, people need to find a lot of common ground and wins they can celebrate together. These murals are an exact depiction of that; they are a reminder of Nigeria’s rich history and diverse cultures, as well as the many things that bind the Nigerian people together.”