COVID-19: OSCARS announces new date for award ceremony

The management of the 2021 Oscars ceremony has announced a new date for the event. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Oscars originally scheduled for February 28 was shifted to April 2021. The ceremony for film’s highest honours will now take place on April 25, 2021, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences disclosed in […]

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Entertainment FG states position on Naira Marley’s concert, reveals plans for attendees

The Presidential Task Force, PTF, on COVID-19 has expressed displeasure over the concert held by Naira Marley on Saturday in Abuja, despite the ban on large gatherings amid the coronavirus pandemic. The PTF National Coordinator, Dr. Sani Aliyu, made this known on Monday during the daily COVID-19 briefing. Aliyu said the singer’s fate will be […]

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‘We didn’t know they were useless people’ — Executive Jets apologises over Naira Marley flight

Executive Jets Services Limited, an aviation company, has tendered an apology for flying Naira Marley, a singer, to Abuja for a concert. TheCable had reported that criticisms trailed the event, with many Nigerians calling for disciplinary measures against the singer and the organisers. The federal capital territory administration (FCTA) had sealed off the Jabi Lake mall, which […]

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Bollywood star, Sushant Singh Rajput commits suicide

Popular Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput,34, has committed suicide in his house in Mumbai’s Bandra city. According to DCP Pranay Ashok, spokesperson of Mumbai Police, the actor was found dead on Sunday at his sixth floor apartment in Bandra (West). Ashok said Rajput was found hanging at his residence and preliminary investigation showed he committed […]

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Seun Kuti Worries About Artistes Using His Late Father, Fela As Excuse To Smoke

Afrobeat singer, Seun Kuti, son of late Nigerian music legend, Fela Kuti, is worried that a lot of contemporary artistes hide under the notion of being inspired by his father to pursue personal interests. Seun made this known in a recent Instagram Live session with Nigerian music executive, Ubi Franklin. During the interview, he said […]

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COVID-19: Wizkid attacks pastors over inability to heal coronavirus patients

Popular singer, Wizkid has berated Nigerian pastors over their inability to heal coronavirus patients. Wizkid said he has never heard about any pastor who was brave enough to go into isolation centres to heal COVID-19 patients. In a tweet on his verified Twitter handle, Wizkid wrote: “I have not seen any Naija pastor go to […]

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Hushpuppi: Pray for him – Terry G tells Nigerians

Nigerian singer, Gabriel Oche Amanyi, popularly known as Terry G has reacted to the backlash by Nigerians over the reported arrest of popular Instagram sensation, Ray Hushpuppi. Hushpuppi was reportedly arrested in the early hours of Wednesday by Interpol at the United Arab Emirates. He was alleged to have been nabbed after allegedly diverting COVID-19 […]

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Religious leaders responsible for 75% of rape cases I’m handling – Actress Foluke Daramola

Popular Nollywood actress, Foluke Daramola-Salako, has revealed that about 75% of rape cases her organization had handled were perpetrated by religious leaders. Daramola-Salako disclosed this during an Instagram live session on Saturday while narrating how she was raped by her tenant when she was 17. According to her, “75% of the cases I have on […]

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May D reveals cause of fallout with PSquare

Nigerian singer, songwriter, and dancer, Akinmayokun Awodumila, popularly known as May D, has addressed the cause of fallout with Square Records of now-defunct music duo, PSquare. In 2013, May D parted ways with PSquare and Jude Okoye due to “irreconcilable differences” as the statement released then stated. Shedding the light on what really went down, […]

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Tom Cruise aims higher with movie shot on space station

Action star Tom Cruise is working on a movie shot in outer space, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration has said. “NASA is excited to work with @TomCruise on a film aboard the @Space_Station!,” NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine wrote on Twitter. “We need popular media to inspire a new generation of engineers and scientists to […]

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