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Top Nigerian celebrity weddings to watch in 2020

2019 was particularly filled with high-profile engagements. It just seemed like one celebrity after the other has paired off. One of the most talked-about union to look forward to in 2020 should be that of Ace singer Davido and Chioma. Although, fans are still keeping their fingers crossed considering the recent rift between Davido, singer […]

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Lesbian couple ‘overwhelmed with anger’ after wedding venue turns them away

A South African wedding venue is facing criticism after the Christian owners declined to host a lesbian couple’s wedding. Megan Watling, 25, and Sasha-Lee Heekes, 24, said they contacted the owners of Beloftebos, a popular event place in Cape Town, inquiring about potential dates for their wedding. However, they received an email response that the […]

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Singer dies on stage

Americana singer and songwriter David Olney, whose music was recorded by Linda Ronstadt, Steve Young, Emmylou Harris and others, died of an apparent heart attack while performing on stage in Florida Saturday, according to a statement on his website. He was 71. Olney stopped in the middle of a song and paused, said “I’m sorry,” and […]

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I Don’t Intend To Have Kids, Says MI

Nigerian Rapper, MI, has revealed that he has no plan of having kids of his own. The Chocolate City Record Chief Executive revealed this while reacting to a social media video. Watching a boy along with two of his friends prank his parent, the rapper wrote: “And this is why I shall not be having […]

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Rihanna Reportedly Splits From Billionaire Boyfriend After 3 Years of Dating

Multiple outlets report that the 31-year-old singer has called it quits from her billionaire boyfriend, Hassan Jameel, after nearly three years of dating. On Friday, January 17, 2020, US Weekly magazine reported the split between the singer and the Saudi businessman, who are both 31. No reason has been given on why the two decided to go their […]

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Louis Vuitton buys world’s second-biggest diamond

Louis Vuitton has bought the world’s second-largest diamond, another sign of the French brand’s ambitions in the luxury jewelry market. The 1,758-carat rough diamond, which was recovered by Lucara Diamond Corp in Botswana last April, is dark in color and about the size of your palm. The mining company named it “Sewelô,” meaning “rare find” […]

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YouTube Star NikkieTutorials Comes Out as Transgender Woman

YouTube star Nikkie de Jager, who is best known online as NikkieTutorials, opened up about a personal topic on Monday. The 25-year-old star uploaded a 17-minute YouTube video titled, “I’m Coming Out,” in which she shared that she’s a transgender woman. “Today I am here to share something with you that I’ve always wanted to share with you […]

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Queen Elizabeth Breaks Silence on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Exit

Queen Elizabeth II is speaking out on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s decision to step back as “senior” members of the royal family and split their time between the U.K. and North America. “Today my family had very constructive discussions on the future of my grandson and his family,” Her Majesty said in a statement released Monday. “My family and I are entirely supportive […]

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Rapper arrested for alleged cocaine possession

The rapper Trick Daddy was arrested in Florida on Saturday and charged with cocaine possession, according to the Miami-Dade County Clerk of Courts. Trick Daddy, whose real name is Maurice Samuel Young, “appeared to be asleep behind the wheel” when officers approached his vehicle early in the morning. Young allegedly told the officer he had […]

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Naira Marley in fresh trouble

Fresh trouble may be in the offing for the music rave of the moment, Naira Marley as Child Right Advocates in Lagos State had risen against him. According to the group, the manner at which the children are being corrupted by the artiste is worrisome. They maintained that the artist may need to face sanction […]

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Nigerian singer, Orezi demands N100m from Bolt after ghastly accident

Singer Orezi, has asked ride hailing service, Bolt (formerly Taxify) to pay him N100m as compensation following a ghastly accident he had while using the service. Orezi, in a pre-litigation letter signed by his lawyers, Abimbola Fakeye and Ifeoma Odum; said the accident occurred on December 6, 2019. The singer, whose full name was stated […]

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Nollywood is full of envy – Grace Ama

Nigerian actress, Grace Ama, has been in the movie industry for quite some time but keen observers would agree that she hasn’t been as regular on the silver screen as she used to. Speaking on her absence from the movie industry in a chat with Saturday Beats, Ama noted that she came into the industry […]

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Politician comes out as pansexual (Photos)

A UK lawmaker has revealed that she is pansexual and in a relationship with a woman. “About six months ago I started a relationship with a woman, and that was quite surprising, because before that I’d only ever had boyfriends,” Layla Moran, a Member of Parliament for the opposition Liberal Democrats, told the PinkNews LGBT website. Someone who is […]

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I’m filing for my Nigerian citizenship, says Cardi B

US rapper Cardi B described as dumbest President Donald Trump’s approved assassination of Iranian military General Qassem Soleimani. She then threw a bombshell: She will be filing for Nigerian citizenship, against the fears that Americans will henceforth be unsafe in the world. She wrote on Twitter: The tweet has attracted a lot of interest from […]

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Mariah Carey’s song tops Billboard charts in four different decades

Mariah Carey is the first artist ever to top the Billboard charts in four decades — and it’s all thanks to her Christmas classic. The elusive chanteuse scored a No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in the 1990s, the 2000s, the 2010s and now, the 2020s. “All I Want For Christmas Is You,” originally […]

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Star actress Sharon Stone blocked on dating app

Finding love is never easy, as actress Sharon Stone discovered when she was blocked on dating app Bumble after multiple users reported her account as fake. “I went on the @bumble dating sight and they closed my account. Some users reported that it couldn’t possibly be me!” the actress tweeted early on Monday. “Is being […]

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Actress Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde addresses rumor that she and Genevieve Nnaji are sworn enemies

Nollywood Diva, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde had a tweet-chat session with her followers on Twitter yesterday, and one of her followers asked her if she could have a hangout with Genevieve to quench all speculations of ongoing beef between them… Read below:  

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Burna Boy on 2019 New York Times best songs list

Nigeria’s Burna Boy is number three on New York Times ‘The 54 Best Songs of 2019’ for his song ‘Anybody.’ The first two on the list of 54 are Lizzo for the song ‘Cuz I Love You’ and FKA twigs for ‘Cellophane.’ Others include Tame Impala for ‘It Might Be Time,’ Nick Cave and the […]

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