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 […]

Angolan wins Miss Africa crown in Calabar

Twenty three year old Neurite Mendes from Angola on Sunday emerged winner of the maiden edition of Miss Africa beauty pageant organised by the Cross River State government. She defeated 17 other contestants, carting home a Sport Utility Vehicle and a cash prize of 25,000 dollars at the grand finale which took place at the […]

Training of youths in dance would create employment- Stakeholder

A dance instructor, Tony Offiong, on Wednesday said that practical training in dance through formal education would sharpen the skills of youths and adults in the profession to become self-reliant. Offiong, the Chief Executive Officer, JIIMBAY Dance Company said in Lagos that skilled dancers would also fetch them good revenue from the vocation. “Nigeria is […]

Davido celebrate with Moses, others after Chelsea victory

Nigerian pop star David Adeleke popularly known as Davido was in buoyant mood on Saturday as he joined man of the match Victor Moses and his other Chelsea teammates in celebrating Saturday’s derby victory over Tottenham Hotspur. The 24-year old singer was pictured with Moses, Diego Costa, Eden Hazard and a few others in the […]

Seun Egbegbe: The law must take its course – AGN

The Interim Chairman of Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Lagos chapter, Tope Bababyemi, on Friday has described the alleged phone theft of Oluwaseun Olasunkanmi, otherwise known as Seun Egbegbe as shameful. Babayemi said the AGN would not wade into the matter, rather the law must take its course if he is tried and found guilty. […]