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6th AFRIMA: Sipho Dlamini, Sarah Boulos, Yoel Kenan, Adebisi A. Adedeji, Udochi Muogilim, Obi Okwudili Casmir, Eric Bally, others to speak at AMBS

6th AFRIMA: Sipho Dlamini, Sarah Boulos, Yoel Kenan, Adebisi A. Adedeji, Udochi Muogilim, Obi Okwudili Casmir, Eric Bally, others to speak at AMBS  It will be a gathering of African and International music Intellects, professionals and enthusiasts at the annual Africa Music Business Summit (AMBS) organised as part of lined-up events in celebration of the 6th All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) slated for Friday, November 22, 2019 at the Fantasia Hall, Eko Hotels and...... more

Over 30 African superstars to thrill fans at the 6th AFRIMA Music Village

Over 30 African superstars to thrill fans at the 6th AFRIMA Music Village The 6th edition of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) is set to have music lovers and enthusiast thrilled to an array of over 30 African superstars at the largest music event in Africa, AFRIMA Music Village themed ‘Wild & Wow’ on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at the Agege Stadium, Agege,...... more

Minister lauds women’s leading role in creative industry

Minister lauds women’s leading role in creative industry The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has lauded the leading role being played by women in the country’s creative industry. The Minister gave the commendation at the opening of the 2019 Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) in Lagos on Sunday. He hailed the organisers of AFRIFF, which was...... more

Academy under fire after ‘disqualifying Nigeria’s Oscar entry’

Academy under fire after ‘disqualifying Nigeria’s Oscar entry’ The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has come under fire after reportedly disqualifying Nigeria’s Oscar entry over a language issue. Lionheart, directed by Genevieve Nnaji, has been eliminated from the Best International Feature Film category, The Wrap reported, citing an email sent to voters in that category. According to...... more

Oscar heartbreak as Nigeria’s Lionheart is disqualified

Oscar heartbreak as Nigeria’s Lionheart is disqualified Nigerian film director and actor Genevieve Nnaji has protested against the disqualification of her film, Lionheart, from Oscar’s Best International Feature Film category. The Academy dropped the Nigerian comedy “for having too much dialogue in English”, which violates its rule that requires entries in the international category to have “a predominantly...... more

Kanye West's long-awaited 'Jesus Is King' debuts at No. 1, tying Eminem's record

Kanye West's long-awaited 'Jesus Is King' debuts at No. 1, tying Eminem's record Kanye West fans had a long wait for "Jesus Is King." In the end, they propelled the rapper's latest album, released Oct. 25, to debut at No. 1.  The gospel-inspired album is West's ninth in a row to open at the top of the Billboard 200, putting him in a tie...... more

Burna Boy Wins ‘Best Africa Act’ Award at 2019 MTV EMA’s

Burna Boy Wins ‘Best Africa Act’ Award at 2019 MTV EMA’s Serial hitmaker Burna Boy has been announced as the winner of the Best Africa Act award at the 2019 MTV EMA’s. Nigeria’s Hauwa Ojeifo wins first MTV Generation Change award  Burna who was nominated alongside fellow Nigerian, Teni the Entertainer, South Africa’s Prince Kaybee and Nasty C, Harmonize from Tanzania and...... more

Met Police reinstates Khafi after BBN gaffe

Met Police reinstates Khafi after BBN gaffe Khafi Kareem, the London Met police officer who defied the force to feature on  Big Brother Naija (BBN) before appearing to sleep with another contestant, says she has been asked to return to work. She returned to the UK penultimate week and met with her superiors to discuss her conduct. The Mirror...... more

Wizkid, Beyonce make ‘Brown Skin Girls’ video

Wizkid, Beyonce make ‘Brown Skin Girls’ video Nigerian singer and songwriter Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun aka Wizkid and American singer, Beyoncé Knowles, has called on people to appear on ‘The Lion King ‘ the gift video Nigerian superstar and the American singer have commenced shooting the music video for fans favourite song ‘Brown Skin Girl.’ According to a British...... more

AFRIMA unveils exciting events to round off 2019

AFRIMA unveils exciting events to round off 2019 All road leads to Lagos State, Nigeria as music lovers, cultural enthusiast and African stars in Africa and Diaspora gear up towards the upcoming 6th edition of the All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, the continent's biggest music event with the theme ‘Feel Africa’ is set to hold from November 20 to...... more

At last, Kanye West releases ‘Jesus Is King’ album

At last, Kanye West releases ‘Jesus Is King’ album The western ninth studio album and the culmination of the Sunday Services months, bringing together rappers like Chance The Rapper, Travis Scott, A $ AP Rocky, DMX and more. Kanye opened Sunday services in January as a religious gathering, where “Ye united his love for fashion, music and God. From what...... more

FG pledges full support for AFRIMA as Nigeria hosts 2019 Edition

FG pledges full support for AFRIMA as Nigeria hosts 2019 Edition The Federal Government has pledged its full support for the successful hosting of the 2019 All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA), as the country prepares to host the glamorous event in Lagos 20-23 November 2019, with the theme, “Feel Africa”. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made the pledge...... more

FG seeks India’s support for Nigerian film industry

FG seeks India’s support for Nigerian film industry The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has enjoined the Indian Government to support Nigeria’s film industry with the technology that will enhance the quality of films produced in the country. The Minister made the call in Abuja on Friday when he received the Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria,...... more

Felabration: Airo on the rise!

Felabration: Airo on the rise! Day 2 of the Felabration activities in Lagos at the Freedom Park, Lagos Island, tagged ‘THIS IS LAGOS’ had surprises springing up with energetic live band performances by talented Nigerian musicians thrilling their fans in honour of the late Afrobeats king, Fela Anikulapo Kuti. At about the last hours of Day...... more

Davido deposits N36m to purchase customised jewelry for Zlantan, others

Davido deposits N36m to purchase customised jewelry for Zlantan, others Nigerian singer, songwriter, and record producer, David Adedeji Adeleke aka Davido, has deposited the sum of $100K (N36million) to purchase customised jewelry for Zlatan Ibile, Skibii and seven other members of his 30BG (30billion gang) The singer rewarded the Nigerian rapper, songwriter and dancer Omoniyi Temidayo Raphael aka Zlatan Ibile, who...... more

Omawunmi: Landed in jail for murder at 12, now music star at 29

Omawunmi: Landed in jail for murder at 12, now music star at 29 29-year-old Charles Omawunmi from Delta State spent 17 years in prison in Edo State, with seven years as a teenager in children’s remand custody, and ten years as a convict. He was convicted for murder at the age of twelve. His case was that of a minor who found himself in...... more

Death and the legacy of Fela Kuti: Toni Kan

Death and the legacy of Fela Kuti: Toni Kan Death, many people say, can be the biggest career move and for proof they point to Michael Jackson who was mired in debt at the time of his death but whose estate is now worth millions and millions more than he made while alive. Death has always fascinated pop culture, especially...... more

Airo, the #villagepeople crooner, thrills Makurdi in a mind-blowing performance

Airo, the #villagepeople crooner, thrills Makurdi in a mind-blowing performance The City of Makurdi, the Benue State capital, witnessed a mind-blowing performance by the sambaromba crooner Airo, as he thrilled the audience at City Bay center on the #BenueRave Independence concert on the 1st of October with his recent tune #villagepeople. The stage came alive with his energetic and engaging performance...... more

REDTV’s Red Hot Topics enters Season 5

REDTV’s Red Hot Topics enters Season 5 REDTV’s Red Hot Topics has now dropped episode 5 with great promise of more rich and robust subjects.  The show, which follows a panel of young people discussing current and relevant topics that affect everyday life has gotten very popular with enormous followers always waiting to catch the next episode. Every...... more

Yemi Alade up for Grammy Award

Yemi Alade up for Grammy Award Nigerian afro beat singer, Yemi Alade, has been put into consideration for Grammy Award 2019. The singer, who recently dropped her anticipated album ‘Woman of Steel’, took to her Instagram account to celebrate the great news as she aims to move her musical career to global stage. “We are up for...... more

Tacha removes Davido’s tattoo from her chest

Tacha removes Davido’s tattoo from her chest Big Brother Naija housemate, Tacha Akide who was disqualified from the show, has finally cleaned Davido’s tattoo from between her boobs. This was as a result of constant scolding from her esteemed fans. Recall that the self-acclaimed, Port Harcourt First Daughter, a 23-year-old native of Cross River came into limelight after...... more

BREAKING: Mercy wins BBNaija ‘Pepper Dem’ •Goes home with N60m

BREAKING: Mercy wins BBNaija ‘Pepper Dem’ •Goes home with N60m Mercy Eke this Sunday night, October 6, 2019, emerged winner of the Big Brother Nigeria (#BBNaija) reality show otherwise known as ‘Pepper Dem’ edition. She thus became the first woman to win the reality show. The show started 99 days earlier with 21 housemates on June 30 but only five of...... more

BBNaija: Tiwa Savage, MI Abaga, Patoranking set to perform at grand finale

BBNaija: Tiwa Savage, MI Abaga, Patoranking set to perform at grand finale Nigerian afropop singer, Tiwa Savage, hip-hop recording artist MI Abaga and reggae-dancehalls singer Patoranking will perform at the grand finale of the ongoing Big Brother Nigeria (#BBNaija) reality show. Holding the tradition of featuring guest performances during the live eviction shows on Sundays, celebrities such as Burna Boy, Teni, Zlatan, DJ...... more

Mercy and Mike tipped to win N60m grand prize as BBNaija 2019 ends

Mercy and Mike tipped to win N60m grand prize as BBNaija 2019 ends The Big Brother Naija season 4 with the theme, ‘Pepper Dem’ will officially come to a climax today.  Brother Naija Season 4 was officially unveiled on Sunday, 30th June with 21 housemates. Four more housemates were later added midway into the show, making a total of 25 housemates this season. The...... more

N30m prizes up for grabs as talent edition of Big Brother Nigeria debuts

N30m prizes up for grabs as talent edition of Big Brother Nigeria debuts Another reality TV show that promises to be the talent edition of Big Brother Nigeria named The Next Rated Reality TV show has announced its audition dates. According to the show’s Media and Publicity Director, Mr. O’star Eze, in a press release titled ‘Audition call to a 30 million naira reality...... more

Africa Film For Impact Festival unveils, calls for entries

Africa Film For Impact Festival unveils, calls for entries Film For Impact Foundation in partnership with High Definition Film Studio is set to receive entries for the maiden edition of “Africa Film For Impact Festival (AFFIF)”. Africa Film For Impact Festival (AFFIF) is dedicated to showcasing, celebrating, and empowering films and filmmakers committed to social change themes in movie production...... more

Chris Brown, Davido drop new single ‘Lower Body’

Chris Brown, Davido drop new single ‘Lower Body’ American artist, Chris Brown and Nigeria’s popstar Davido have collaborated again dropping a new single titled ‘Lower Body.’ Excited about the new single, Davido announced the release on his Instagram with a caption, “We go dey wound dem like dat !! Lower body ft Me OUT NOW !!!” ‘Lower Body’ is...... more

6 Nollywood movies nominated for 2019 UK film festival award

6 Nollywood movies nominated for 2019 UK film festival award Six movies have been selected for honours at the final of the 2019 UK Nollywood Film Festival (UKNFF), organised by the UK Nollywood Producers Guild. The festival, scheduled to hold between October 4 and 5 in London, is aimed at empowering and showcasing the work of independent filmmakers, especially those from...... more

Nollywood star gets death threat over IBB’s biopic

Nollywood star gets death threat over IBB’s biopic After three years of painstaking work on ‘Badamasi: Portrait of a General’, an authorised biopic on former military President of Nigeria, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (rtd.), the producer of the film, Nollywood star Obi Emelonye, has been warned against releasing it. During an interview on Arise TV network ahead of Nigeria’s 59th...... more

Who Fela epp?: 5 Nigerian Artistes Inspired by Fela Anikulapo Kuti

Who Fela epp?: 5 Nigerian Artistes Inspired by Fela Anikulapo Kuti Every year, all around the world, the life and works of Nigeria’s foremost musical icon, late Fela Anikulapo Kuti’s are commemorated with music, arts and fanfare at the weeklong Felabration festival. Founded 21 years ago by Yeni Anikulapo-Kuti, Felabration presents an opportunity to acknowledge Fela Kuti’s contribution through Afrobeat, the genre...... more

 

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