Leading Nigerian music superstars including Davido, Phyno, Duncan Mighty, Flavour, Patoranking, Peruzi, DJ Neptune, Faze, Zlatan, DJ Spinal, Kcee and many others have been confirmed as performing artists at the forthcoming Enugu State Carnival which one of the organisers, Dubem Oguegbu aka Dubby Gustavo has boasted will be bigger than the popular Calabar Carnival.
According to Dubem Oguegbu aka Dubby Gustavo who is also an Executive Director at Enugu-based top notch nightclub, Gustavo By Cubana the State under the direction Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, governor, Enugu State is leaving no stone unturned to bring to the people the best carnival experience.
He said, “We need to show the world that Enugu Southeast has grown and the town is very safe and serene for investment. The Governor called on us to make his people happy for Xmas because the whole COVID-19 experience affected a lot of people and we need to relax, have fun and thank God for giving us life. It is going to be a five-day carnival with different activities each day. Believe me, it is going to be far better than the Calabar Carnival.”
Dubem Oguegbu, apart from being a Managing Partner at Gustavo by Cubana he is also a Special Assistant to the Executive Governor of Enugu State on Entertainment. He is from Anambra State but grew up in Benin, Edo State.
Dubem Oguegbu started his nightlife journey as far back as 2012 when along with his friend and partner, Christian Osuinyi established Platinum Lounge. He was a part of the success story of Platinum Lounge for seven years until the Cubana brand came calling with an offer too good to refuse.
Dubem Oguegbu was a banker for many years before finding a new lease of life in the nightclub business. He worked with Diamond Bank Plc from 2007 to 2012. After the banking experience he floated Platinum Lounge.
Dubem Oguegbu is a certified engineer with COREN (The Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria). He studied Mechanical Engineering at Anambra State University, Uli 2005/2006 graduating set.
There are three brains behind the Gustavo By Cubana which consist of , Dubem Oguegbu aka Dubby Gustavo and his partner, Papi Chulo alias Papi Gustavo, both as Executive Directors. The mastermind behind the brand is Obi Cubana who is the Chairman of the Club.