PREPARATIONS towards celebrating outstanding performances by Nigerian comedians are in top gear, as organisers, last week announced nominations cutting across 7 categories. Tagged “Diamond Awards for Comedy”, Latsview Concepts Limited, organisers of the awards reiterated at a press conference, Friday that the would be Comedian of the Year will smile home with a whooping N1, 000,000 prize money and a brand new car, while N300, 000, each, goes to winners in other categories.

Miss Ladi Gombe, CEO of Latsview Concept, who addressed the press also confirmed that the awards would be held on Saturday December 6, 2008. At Planet One Maryland, Lagos.