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2Face, Bongos Ikwe, Style Plus, others in concert to raise funds for Boko Haram victims

2Face, Bongos Ikwe, Style Plus, others in concert to raise funds for Boko Haram victims  Nigerian music star, Innocent Idibia, popularly called 2Face, is organising a concert on today 22 July 2017 to support the United Nations Refugee Agency’s activities in Northeast Nigeria. The Afro pop star made the announcement at a Press Conference in Abuja ahead of the concert. The event will be headlined by...... more

AFRIMA receives record 4,816 entries for 2017 awards

AFRIMA receives record 4,816 entries for 2017 awards The 2017 edition of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) has received nearly 5,000 entries from African music artistes and music professionals at the close of the two-month entry submission process on Monday, July 17. The African Union and the International Committee of AFRIMA had opened the 2017 AFRIMA Call for...... more

Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton announce final performance together

Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton announce final performance together Two of country music’s biggest stars, Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton, whose onstage chemistry spawned hit duets like “Islands in the Stream” and “Real Love”, will be making their final performance together this year. Rogers, who is retiring from touring, says his final performance with Parton will be part of an...... more

The competition in Nollywood is healthy: Veteran actor Alex Usifo

The competition in Nollywood is healthy: Veteran actor Alex Usifo Veteran Nollywood actor Alex Usifo Omiagbo has disagreed with the notion that the competition in Nollywood is killing the budding industry. The bulky actor who is known for his baritone voice said that if for nothing, the competition in the industry is healthy. In an interview with News Express in Lagos,...... more

Drake shows off Nigerian girlfriend at award ceremony

Drake shows off Nigerian girlfriend at award ceremony Nigerian rising star Ros Gold-Onwude turned up at the NBA Awards in New York with Canadian artiste Drake. They pair showed up at the red carpet together at Pier 39 where the awards took place. They have been close friend for quite a while and have sent rumours flying on whether...... more

Igbo Nollywood film festival holds August in Awka

Igbo Nollywood film festival holds August in Awka Nollywood stakeholders of Igbo extraction who are concerned with the struggle for the revival of Igbo language movie industry will host the sixth Nollywood Igbo Festival of Arts and Culture (a.k.a Igbo Premier Film Festival) in Anambra State. The ace film maker and founder, Nollywood Igbo Film Forum, Ogbuefi Comr. Harris...... more

Organisers celebrate success of first International Reggae Day London, project into the future

Organisers celebrate success of first International Reggae Day London, project into the future  The launch of the first International Reggae Day (IRD) London event promises to be more exciting and rewarding in the future, organisers of the event have said. In a statement issued in London by BritishBlackMusic and made available to News Express by e-mail, the organisers remarked: “If you’ve never heard of...... more

Rap mogul Jay Z sets Twitter on fire after admission of adultery

Rap mogul Jay Z sets Twitter on fire after admission of adultery Twitter is buzzing with comments on Rapper Jay Z’s admission that he once cheated on his wife, Beyonce. Trending along was the revelation of the names of the twins born early in July as Rumi and Sir Carter. As at 10.am Saturday, the infidelity controversy had logged over 800,000 posts and...... more

FG releases over N420m to Nollywood

FG releases over N420m to Nollywood The Federal Government says it has released the sum of N420.2 million to the Nigeria film industry popularly called Nollywood to improve and support aspiring practitioners. According to a statement issued by the Deputy Director of Information, Federal Ministry of Finance, Mrs. Patricia Deworitshe, on Friday in Abuja, the money, which...... more

Evans’ brother turns to music to weather the storm

Evans’ brother turns to music to weather the storm The younger brother of the billionaire kidnap kingpin, Chidumeje Onwuamadike a.k.a Evans has taken to music as a way of calming himself down from the negative media attention that recently befell his family following the arrest of his brother. In an exclusive interview with News Express, the 26 years old Chidolie...... more

WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE goes off air indefinitely as MTN ends sponsorship

WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE goes off air indefinitely as MTN ends sponsorship Who Wants to be a Millionaire, popular TV game show, will be going on hiatus in Nigeria after telecommunications company MTN reportedly pulled out as a sponsor. In a series of tweets, WWTBAM’s official Twitter page announced that the show is effectively off air. “Goodbyes are tough, aren’t they? @frankedoho’s final...... more

Teenage UNIBEN student wins N10m in talent hunt

Teenage UNIBEN student wins N10m in talent hunt A teenager, Miss Esther Benyeogo, has emerged winner of the God’s Children Great Talent (GCGT) Season 7. Her prizes are N10 million, a new car and N250 million management deal. The GCGT Grand Finale held on Saturday at the Eko Convention Centre, Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. GCGT is...... more

Tonto Dikeh to moderate Women Conference in Abuja

Tonto Dikeh to moderate Women Conference in Abuja Two non-governmental organisations, FAME Foundation and MALLPAI Foundation have put together Women for Women Conference in Abuja to educate, inspire and empower women, also to support rural women farmers in the FCT to start with, but eventually rolled out nationally. The event, which is scheduled to hold at the Executive Hall...... more

US Police slam 9-count charge on Nigerian musician nabbed for fraud

US Police slam 9-count charge on Nigerian musician nabbed for fraud Seven fake credit cards were found in the pockets of Dammy Krane on 1 June when he was arrested at Opa-locka Executive Airport in Miami Dade, Florida. A report in New Miami Times said the police have now slammed a nine count felony charge at Miami Dade’s criminal court for credit...... more

Coke Studio Africa 2017 to showcase continent’s best music talents

Coke Studio Africa 2017 to showcase continent’s best music talents The Coca-Cola Company, through its music flagship, show Coke Studio, has merged Coke Studio Africa and Coke Studio South Africa into one, bigger, better Coke Studio Africa 2017. The merger increases the number of participating countries to 16, up from 11 in the previous edition. Beginning this season, the broadcast will...... more

Jury deadlocked in Bill Crosby sex assault trial

Jury deadlocked in Bill Crosby sex assault trial Jurors in the sexual assault trial of celebrity comedian Bill Cosby have told a judge they are deadlocked on charges he drugged and then molested a woman in 2004. The jury had been deliberating Cosby’s sexual assault charges since Monday, and seemed exasperated at times as it repeatedly asked the judge...... more

FG, Lagos lure 15 million Diaspora Nigerians, plan largest gathering of Africans in Badagry

FG, Lagos lure 15 million Diaspora Nigerians, plan largest gathering of Africans in Badagry The Lagos State Government and the Federal Government have concluded arrangements to help over 15 million Nigerians in Diaspora to trace their roots back home through the Badagry Diaspora Festival scheduled to hold between August 23 and 25, 2017. Speaking at a news conference jointly addressed at the Bagauda Kaltho Press...... more

Davido builds house for young fan •Also undertakes to sponsor his education

Davido builds house for young fan •Also undertakes to sponsor his education Davido, Nigerian singing sensation, has offered a life-changing gesture to a young fan in Uyo, Akwa Ibom, by giving him and his mother a roof over their heads. The Nigerian singer, who lives by the motto, ‘we rise by lifting others’, is building a house for the young fan named Utibe,...... more

Ahamba urges FG, states to preserve country’s monuments

Ahamba urges FG, states to preserve country’s monuments Politician and legal luminary, Chief Mike Ahamba, (SAN), has urged the Federal and State governments to preserve the various monument centres in the country while developing the states. Chief Ahamba said this in the light of the destruction of some monuments in different states of the federation in the name of...... more

Nigerian singer arrested for fraud, theft speaks from U.S. prison

Nigerian singer arrested for fraud, theft speaks from U.S. prison Nigerian singer Dammy Krane (Oyindamola Emmanuel), allegedly arrested in Miami, U.S for credit card fraud and theft has broken his silence. Dammy Krane, who is currently behind bars pending when he meets up with the bail requirements, took to his Twitter account on Friday night to react to the news shortly...... more

Delta tourism destination of choice — Okowa

Delta tourism destination of choice — Okowa The variety of hotels and relaxation spots in Delta State has made the state the tourism destination of choice, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has said. The state, according to him, Delta has hotels that are of international standards, and also, boast of an international airport that will have one of the longest...... more

US Supreme Court bans Nigerian music star from performing in US, Canada

US Supreme Court bans Nigerian music star from performing in US, Canada A US Supreme Federal Court in New York has slammed an injunction against musical artist Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu popularly known as Burna Boy. The injunction prevents him from performing at any event venue or any form of recording anywhere in USA & Canada for the time being unless he settles with...... more

All set for musical fireworks to climax Lagos golden jubilee celebrations

All set for musical fireworks to climax Lagos golden jubilee celebrations Arrangements have been concluded to climax the Lagos@50 celebrations with a spectacular display of fireworks. The Lagos State Government, in a statement on Friday signed by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, said the fireworks would be on display at midnight of Sunday, May 28 on the water...... more

Moji Olaiya’s death, a rude shock — Minister

Moji Olaiya’s death, a rude shock — Minister The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has described the sudden death of popular actress Moji Olaiya as a big loss, especially to her family, the movie industry and indeed all her friends and admirers. In a statement issued in Beijing, China, on Thursday, the Minister said he received...... more

Desmond Elliot, Mercy Aigbe volunteer to champion campaign against maltreatment of widows

Desmond Elliot, Mercy Aigbe volunteer to champion campaign against maltreatment of widows Nollywood star and member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Desmond Elliot,has teamed up with Nollywood diva Mercy Aigbe to headline a national campaign initiated to draw attention to the plight of widows in Nigeria with a view to ameliorating their suffering. At a press unveiling recently organised in Lagos...... more

Animation technology will boost Nigeria’s entertainment industry — Minister

Animation technology will boost Nigeria’s entertainment industry — Minister Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has made a strong case for Nigeria to embrace the growing animation technology in order to benefit from what has become a $300-billion industry and which represents 25% of the global audiovisual market. Addressing the opening ceremony of the 7th African Digital TV...... more

Lagos plans star-studded concert for Golden Jubilee celebration

Lagos plans star-studded concert for Golden Jubilee celebration The Lagos State Government has concluded plans to host the best of Nigerian traditional and contemporary popular musicians and fashionistas to an anniversary concert to round off the unprecedented year-long activities to mark the 50th anniversary of the creation of the State. A statement issued on Thursday by the Commissioner for...... more

Nollywood star Moji Olaiya dies of heart attack

Nollywood star Moji Olaiya dies of heart attack Nollywood star actress Moji Olaiya has been reported dead. She was 42 years old. Multiple sources said she died of heart attack in Canada, where she gave birth to a baby girl in March. The baby was her second child. Her first daughter is 18 years old. The beautiful actress, who...... more

Obaseki commissions first Nigerian Pavilion at Venice Art Biennale

Obaseki commissions first Nigerian Pavilion at Venice Art Biennale Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, has made history for Nigeria by commissioning the country’s first-ever pavilion at the 57th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia located at the Scoletta dei Tiraoro e Battiori in Venice, Italy. The Venice Art Biennale is the world’s most prestigious and storied contemporary...... more

Don Jazzy emerges riches Nigerian musician, 4th richest in Africa •Jidenna, Wizkid, Davido also make African list

Don Jazzy emerges riches Nigerian musician, 4th richest in Africa •Jidenna, Wizkid, Davido also make African list Forbes Africa has released its list of Richest African musicians. The list was put together using factors such as endorsement value, popularity, show rates, sales, awards, YouTube views, appearance in newspapers, investment, social media presence, influence and others. Nigerian artistes, Don Jazzy, Wizkid and Davido, are among the top ten richest...... more

 

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