Wizkid, yemi Alade named Africa best at Soundcity MVP Awards Festival

Nigerian singers Wizkid and Yemi Alade, have been named ‘African Artiste of the Year’and ‘Best Female Artiste’ respectively at the maiden edition of the Soundcity MVP Awards Festival. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the artiestes emerged best winners at the event which held on Thursday night at the Eko Hotels & Suites, […]

Popular musician, Kiss Daniel escapes death in Calabar Christmas Village

Popular Nigerian musician and Woju crooner, Daniel Anidugbe, aka Kiss Daniel, on Monday escaped death while performing at the Calabar Christmas Village. It was gathered that some robbers had stormed the village at about 1am and shot repeatedly into the air while dispossessing fun seekers of their belongings. Several persons sustained various degrees of injuries […]

Top Nigerian artistes boycott Headies Awards as winners emerge

The 2016 Headies has come and gone leaving in its trails several remarkable memories. Nollywood actress, Adesua Etomi, and artiste, Falz, anchored the award show, which ended end in the early hours of Friday. The show, which was held at Eko Convention Center, Victoria Island, Lagos, saw Kiss Daniel clinch three awards out of the […]

Ugandan Court Issues Arrest Warrant For Wizkid

Our own Wizkid is in the news this evening. This is not for anything palatable, no the story here is highly controversial. Earlier on, Wizkid cancelled his concert in East African country Uganda. Top of the reasons for the cancellation of the planned concert was due to health concerns. Wizkid in a series of tweets […]

King Sunny Ade’s guitar auctioned at N52m

A vintage fender guitar owned by legendary Nigerian musician, King Sunny Adé, was on Sunday auctioned at N52.1 million in Lagos. The guitar which was auctiond by Dr. Jogun Onabanjo, Certified Auctioneer and Chief Executive of Onabanjo and Onabanjo & Co, is known to have been designed by Nigerian artist Victor Ehikamenor. The glittering artistic […]

D’Banj, 2face, Tiwa Salvage, others for One Lagos Fiesta

Hundreds of artistes are gearing up for this year’s One Lagos Fiesta (OLF), an event meant for the celebration of the culture, art and people residing in Lagos-the commercial nerve centre of Nigeria and Africa’s mega city. Artistes, such as D’Banj, 2face, Tiwa Salvage Seyi Shay, Olamide, Banky W, Don Jazzy, Adekunle Gold, Waje, Korede […]

Miss Nigeria set to be crowned Dec. 19

The 40th Miss Nigeria will be crowned on Dec. 19, the organisers of Miss Nigeria 2016, Daily Times of Nigeria (DTN), has announced following the successful conclusion of audition for contestants at the zones. DTN said in a statement on Friday in Lagos that the event would hold at the Eko Convention Centre at 7.30 […]

Wizkid Gets First Grammy Nomination

yesterday, had a number of shocking omissions including One Dance, a song by Drake featuring Wizkid and British singer, Kyla. The omission will definitely raise many eyebrows as One Dance was the number one song on the Billboard charts for up to ten weeks. Wizkid, who has had a stellar year, and has toured alongside […]

Economic Recession: Abuja Carnival records poor turnout

The Abuja Carnival which began on Saturday recorded poor turnout of FCT residents due to the economic hardship in the country. Some of the residents who spoke on the poor turnout said that the carnival should not be the priority of the Federal Government, adding that measures should be taken to alleviate the sufferings of […]