Nigerian actor, Kalu Ikeagwu arrested for alleged robbery incident

Nigerian actor, Kalu Ikeagwu was arrested on Monday at his residence by Policemen over an armed robbery incident that happened in Abuja, According to Encomium, the police stormed the actor’s home at Gbagba crescent flat, off college road, Lagos at around 3:40 and whisked him away over a robbery and homicide case. While narrating what […]

Kenya: Sauti Sol Nominated for 2016 MAMA Awards

By Hilary Kimuyu Kenyan band Sauti Sol have been nominated in this year’s MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) which will be held in Johannesburg, South Africa later in the year. Among other notable nominees from Africa include Wizkid, Cassper Nyovest, and AKA who join Sauti Sol in leading the pack in the first round with […]

Wizkid and Linda Ikeji at war again

NIGERIAN superstar, Ayo Balogun, aka Wizkid, will be going against sensational blogger, Linda Ikeji in the lifestyle category, Personality of the Year, at the forthcoming MTV Africa Music Awards. Other contenders in the category are Pearl Thusi, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang (Gabon), and middle distance runner and Olympic gold medalist Caster Semenya. Wizkid, Cassper Nyovest, AKA […]

Naijaloaded Nominated In The 2016 Beatz Awards 2.0, [See Full List Of Nominees]

The Beatz Awards 2.0,has released this year’s nomination for behind the scenes creative minds who contribute immensely to music production and business in the country. The award ceremony, has been scheduled to take place on Saturday, December 17th 2016, at Shell hall Muson Centre, Onikan, Lagos and voting is already on and to end on […]

Angelina Jolie to divorce Brad Pitt

Angelina Jolie has filed for divorce from Brad Pitt citing “irreconcilable differences”, the actress’s lawyer has confirmed. Robert Offer said she filed for “dissolution of marriage” on Monday, adding the “decision was made for the health of the family”. “She will not be commenting, and asks that the family be given its privacy at this […]

Honestly, Jidenna Is A bit Of An Idiot (You Know Why?)

Pop music star, Jidenna shot to limelight off the back of his hit single, ‘Classic man‘. The song was such an anthem, Kendrick Lamar jumped on the remix and ensured the song stayed in our consciousness for longer than was deemed possible. Africa has recently been recognized as an emerging market for many American record […]

Singer Kiss Daniel Bags Award In Germany (Photos)

Singer, Kiss Daniel continued his winning streak in far away Europe, as he got awarded in Germany. The ‘Woju’ singer, who is currently on the first leg of his 2016 European Tour, won the Artiste of the Year award at the just concluded Nollywood Europe Golden Awards (NEGA) held in Frankfurt, Germany. The award ceremony, […]

70% of Yoruba movies not scripted – Dele Odule

As if confirming the fear that many people have about Yoruba movies, seasoned actor, Dele Odule, has said that only a small percentage of films from the ‘Yoruwood’ section of the industry are scripted. Critics have observed that poor scripting is the bane of many Nigerian movies, including Nollywood products. Odule noted that, as far […]