Tuesday, January 3, 2012
Shimada Rena Chosen as NMB48's 2nd Generation Captain
On January 3rd, Shimada Rena (18), announced that she will be NMB48's new captain. This announcement was made during the "New Year special stage" which was held at NMB48 theater. She accepted this role gradually and said some words to the audience:
“Since I want to repay my obligations to NMB48, I will try my best“. Shimada Rena-san had just returned to the stage on January 2nd, recovering from leaked photos. On January 26th, it is announced that they will create "Team M".