Nwede Ikechukwu Emmanuel, popularly known as Iking Ferry, is a Famous Nigerian Multi-Awards Winning International Music promoter, Blogger, entrepreneur, digital marketer, philanthropist , Web Developer and Freelancer. Ferry is known for his unique business ideas, marketing, advertising, and business development skills.
Iking Ferry is the founder/CEO of Naijatraffic, a media and news company in West Africa, Known for its digital Distribution, Web Publication and Streaming marketing Campaign. He is also the founder/CEO of Young Boss Empire, a leading artist management company in Nigeria. Ferry has actively work with lots Of Nigerian and international Recognised artist including Omah Lay, Olamide, Flavour, Lil Kesh, King Bernard, Suigeneris, Kidi, Davido, Starboy Terri, Bella Shmurda, Cheque, Mr Great, Iceslim, Hbee, Platform, Mbamcf, Spider Rider, Urchkay, Super E , Dasnoop and others
Ferry specializes in gaining public traction for his clients and is considered one of the leading Nigerian media experts. He is the recipient of multiple awards including, the Blogger Of The Year 2019 Award. Through his Private Streaming Marketing Campaign Strategic method, he is the brain behind some of the best musicians Nigeria ever produced.
Early Life and education
Iking Ferry was born on 6th of September 1996 to his Father Mr Mbadiwe Innocent Agwu and His Mother Mrs Mbadiwe Chinyere in Ebonyi State, the southeastern part of Nigeria. Ferry completed his primary education At Mkpuma Ekwaoku Community Primary School and Secondary Education at Union Secondary School Ndiezeoke. Iking Ferry then went to the Yaba College of Education (YABATECH), a renowned polytechnic college in Nigeria. He then pursued a course in Music Business and Digital Marketing at the Los Angeles College of Music. Ferry Advanced his bachelor’s degree in accounting at the University of Lagos (UNILAG).
Iking Ferry Early Career
Ferry Started his Career in Lagos Nigeria as a mobile telecom engineer after completing his secondary education in 2015. After some years later, his passion for music was Developed, Ferry became a songwriter, which motivated him to pursue a course in music at the Los Angeles College of Music in California. After gathering substantial knowledge in the field of music, Ferry started his entrepreneurial journey in 2018, when he founded Naijatraffic, a media and news company that focuses specifically on the music industry. Within two years Of The Establishment, Naijatraffic became one of the leading music streaming Digital stores in Nigeria.
In 2019, Iking established Young Boss Empire, a subsidiary of Naijatraffic that focuses on artist management and music promotions.
Personal Life and Family Background
Iking Ferry has five siblings, three brothers named Nwuze Emeka, Nwuze Ndubuisi, Nwede Chinedu, and two sisters named Nwuze Chika, Mbadiwe Amarachi. Ferry is a fitness enthusiast and likes to spend his free time at the gym.
Iking Ferry's Awards And Recognition
Most Fashionable Male Student 2017 ( Yaba College of Education Student Awards)
Best Afropop Single 2018 ( Topnaija Music Awards)
Blogger Of the Year 2019 ( Mr & Miss Classy Nigeria Awards)
Naijatraffic CEO 2020 ( Naijatraffic Awards)
Iking Ferry's Social Media
Official Website : www.ikingferry.com
Instagram & Twitter: @ikingferry
Facebook: Iking Ferry