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Nigerian singer, Burna Boy bags second Grammy nomination

Burnaboy’s latest album ‘Twice As Tall’ has gotten him a second shot at winning a Grammy. The talented singer, on Monday, bagged a World Music Album nomination alongside Antibalas, Bebel Gilberto, Anoushka Shankar, and Tianariwen. Antibalas is an American afrobeat band modelled after Fela Kuti’s Africa 70 band while Bebel Gilberto is a popular Brazilian-American singer. […]

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Cardi B Made History at the 2020 American Music Awards

It was a big, history-making night at the American Music Awards for rapper Cardi B. At the AMAs on Nov. 22, the artist became the first artist in history to win Favorite Song in the Rap/Hip Hop category at the AMAs twice. She first earned the award in 2018 with her hit single “Bodak Yellow,” and returned to […]

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COVID-19: Rising Cases, No Plans for Another Lockdown, Says Nigerian Government

With the economy now back in recession, the nation is definitely not contemplating a second lockdown even though the Covid-19 cases are increasing by the day, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation and Chairman, Presidential Task Force (PTF) on coronavirus, Boss Mustapha, has said. Mustapha, who hinted that the PTF is billed to […]

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Singer Jeremih in ‘critical condition’ after being hospitalised with coronavirus

Singer Jeremih is in ICU, in a ‘critical condition’ days after being hospitalised with coronavirus, his agent has confirmed. On Saturday it was reported the 33-year-old was on a breathing ventilator in ICU after contracting Covid-19. Giving an update on his situation yesterday, the musician’s agent told Variety: “J was just pulled off the ventilator. […]

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Rapper Lil Wayne risks 10 years in jail

American rapper Lil Wayne has been charged with possession of firearms, a charge arising from a late December 2019 plane search in Florida. According to TMZ, the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida has charged Weezy with one count of possession of a firearm and ammunition by a convicted felon. If convicted, the […]

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Regina Daniel’s husband, Ned Nwoko reportedly set to take 7th wife (Photos)

Regina Daniels’ husband, Ned Nwoko is reportedly set to marry another wife. This time, from United Kingdom. According to Naija PR, the lady is known as Sara and she is currently in Nigeria after they got engaged. Sara, the alleged UK-based incoming wife of the Nigerian billionaire is said to have been spotted on several […]

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Court Orders Toke Makinwa To Pay Ex-husband N1m For Defamation

A Lagos High Court sitting at the Tafawa Balewa Square has ordered On-Air Personality (OAP) Toke Makinwa to pay her former lover, fitness entrepreneur Maje Ayida N1 million for defamation. In the suit filed before the court, Maje Ayida had alleged that his estranged wife is obsessed with social media and fame and had published […]

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Big Brother Naija’s Kiddwaya ”Boasts About Being A Billionaire’s Son”

He didn’t actually said this in a statement, but he stylishly shaded his followers and they got the sub! Kidd who is in Turkey shopping and having a nice time, tweeted; “Don’t analyze my cruise too much oo. It might raise your BP.” Many of his fans however got upset about the tweet, saying it […]

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I was surprised getting car, 25 shoes on my birthday – Dorathy

The first runner-up of the television reality show, Big Brother Naija (Lockdown Edition), Dorathy Bachor, joined the long list of sleek car owners during the week when her fans presented her with a Mercedes Benz CLA 250 and 25 pairs of shoes to celebrate her 25th birthday. Speaking with Saturday Beats, Bachor stated that she […]

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Actress Juliet Ibrahim shares thoughtful message with fans

Actress and entrepreneur, Juliet Ibrahim has dropped a message for her followers. In the note, the YouTuber and director said, stressed the need to build the youths for the future, instead of the reverse statement. She wrote: “We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future…” […]

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Singer Tiwa Savage speaks about attempting suic*de twice

Singer Tiwa Savage has revealed how she almost killed herself twice while she was at London. Tiwa Savage shared this information during her Black Box interview with media personality, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu on Bounce Live Radio. The award-winning singer and songwriter said she attempted to take her own life as a result of the bullying she […]

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Circumcision ruined my s*x life – Muma Gee

Nigerian singer, songwriter and businesswoman, Muma Gift Eke, popularly known as Muma Gee, has opened up like never before. In this explosive no-holds barred interview with The Sun, the mother of three talks about her growing up, sex and female genital mutilation. She equally reveals the unpleasant underbelly of her collapsed marriage, as well as plans […]

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Group files suit to compel el-Rufai to contest presidency in 2023

The Nassiriya Organisation, a northern-based group, has instituted a suit to compel Nasir el- Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, to contest the 2023 presidential election. The governor had previously said he had no interest in the presidential seat and would not contest because the next president should be a southerner, as Nigerian politics is based on rotation. But […]

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Toke Makinwa Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Popular media personality, Toke Makinwa has revealed she recently tested positive to COVID-19. She announced this yesterday on her Instagram page, less than a week to her birthday. According to Makinwa who turns 36 on November 3, she has been battling with the virus for about two weeks and is unsure how she got infected. […]

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Reps caution Nigerian Government over insistence on anti-social media law

The Federal Government has warned that Nigeria is sitting on a keg of gunpowder if the issue of fake news is not urgently addressed, insisting on regulation of the social media in the country. The House of Representatives Committee on Information, National Orientation, Ethics and Values, however, warned against clamping down on free speech and […]

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Wizkid Blasts His Colleague For Releasing a Song Amidst ENDSARS Protest

Nigerian singer, Wizkid is apparently still very much keen in the fight against police brutality….That can be seen after he lashed out at his colleague, Reekado Banks for releasing a song amidst the current turmoil. Banks took to his Twitter page to announce the impending release of his track ‘Omo Olomo’, which features the Starboy […]

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Popular American rapper, Nas supports #EndSARS protest

Famous American rapper, Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones popularly known by his stage name Nas, has weighed in and declared his support for the ongoing #EndSARS protests in Nigeria. Nas has joined the growing list of international celebrities who are in support of the #EndSARS protests which was birthed to speak against police brutality in […]

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Funke Akindele’s pardon won’t stop lawsuit against Lagos – Lawyer

A lawyer and activist, Olukoya Ogungbeje, has said the state pardon granted to actress, Funke Akindele, aka Jenifa, will not stop him from pressing on with the lawsuit he filed against the Lagos State Government. Akindele, alongside her husband, Abdulrasheed Bello, aka JJC Skillz, had been convicted and sentenced to community service in April for […]

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