BrandArena: Ten families For Maltina Dance All 6 Academy

Thursday 6 September 2012

Ten families For Maltina Dance All 6 Academy

After a gruelling and exciting opening show, ten Nigerian families have been admitted into the Maltina Dance All 6 Academy out of the initial fifteen families that jostled for the top ten slots. At the end of the show, the judges made up of Muyiwa Osinaike, Janell Burgess and Michael Adegoke. selected the Ozurumba, Okasia, Boyle, Efiokwu, Onyebuagwu, Eghove, Zibe, Amilo, Nwogwugwu and Green families, while the Salami, Daniel, Achor, Onuoha and Fashins families failed in their bid.

The Ozurumba family were the first to hit the stage followed by the Efiokwu family starting out with a robotic performance. The Boyle family was next followed by the Salami, Okasia, Onuoha, Onyebuagu, Achor, Eghove, Zibe, Amilo, Nwogwugwu, Fashina, Daniel and finally the Green family.

With highly scintillating performances by the 15 families, the judges found it a challenging task selecting the 10 families who would be participants in the MDA academy. The 10 families will be performing the Wazobia, Salsa, Contemporary, Hip-Hop, Pantomime and gunboot dance styles.
The show has started showing on major TV stations across the country and beyond on Sunday September 2, 2012. It will continue on a daily basis until the grand finale which will be held on September 22, 2012. The show, which is in its sixth season, has over the years attracted a cult following among Nigeria’s youths families because of its ability to bring family members together. The show will be beamed on Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) 5.30pm, Africa Independent Television (AIT) 9.00pm, Silverbird TV (STV) 8.00pm and Africa Magic (DSTV) 8.00pm. N6 million and a brand new car is at stake in this year’s edition. The first and second Runners Up will also get N1million and N500, 000 respectively. The show, according to Mrs Ngozi Nkwoji, senior brand manager, Maltina, is renowned for “sharing happiness” and promoting togetherness with friends and loved ones.
Mrs Nkwoji added that MDA, the foremost experiential and sponsorship platform of the brand was introduced was introduced in 2007. “The family TV show has no doubt remained Nigeria’s first and only family dance TV show featuring families from various regions across the country. From the 2007 edition which produced the Onye family as winners, Maltina Dance All has gone through five successful seasons.

In 2008 it was the Opuwari family that carted away the star prize; in 2009 the Ibiams were voted the nation’s best dance family. The Adejoh’s were champions in 2010 while in 2011; the Ekubo’s were crowned the best dance family with the unforgettable swinging moves of Ebi Ekubo and his little sister.” The show, no doubt, will bring to fore, the Nigerian families’ essence and values of unity, cooperation, vitality and creativity which Maltina is noted for. Nkwoji enjoined all family members to stay glued to their TV screens as this years edition will be packed full of fun, entertainment and timeless lessons for the entire family.

Since it hit the Nigerian market in 1976, Maltina has consistently satisfied its teeming consumers with high quality natural malt drink, fortified with essential vitamins and minerals. This affords the entire family with the vitality and superior nourishment necessary for their daily activities - including those special fun moments shared with friends and loved ones.




So as the Show begin, which family do you think will go home with the N6m and a car?


  1. I saw the advert on TV recently. Maltina is really doing alot to ensure love and unity is restored to many home thru this show. Kudos to them.... and thanks for the update, BrandArena!

  2. Nigerian Brewries alwys setin d pace

  3. I support Okasia family... lol

  4. Still having my fingers crossed ooo.

  5. Same with me... I want to see what they are all capable of doing to entertain us