Arts & Entertainment

Chike Bryan

Another Nollywood figure dies

The president of the Scriptwriters Guild of Nigeria died early Friday.

Cast of Omoni Oboli's Okafor's Law

Court injunction halts Omoni Oboli’s movie screening

The screening was halted over allegations of copyright infringement.

National Arts Theatre, Lagos

National Arts Theatre’ll be ready for AMAA 2017 – Ambode

The governor said hosting the event in Lagos will boost the state’s tourism potentials.

Chimamanda Adichie

Chimamanda Adichie makes Fortune magazine’s list of 50 world leaders

Adichie’s book ‘Americanah’ recently won the “One Book, One New York” campaign.

Abu Hassan

INTERVIEW: How I got SSS approval for film depicting Boko Haram atrocities – Producer

The movie is the first of its kind in Nigeria.


TuFace releases new visuals for ‘African Queen’ Remix

2Baba stars in the movie alongside Richard Mofe Damijo (RMD) and Adesua Etomi and Uti Nwachukwu amongst other actors.

Nafeesat Abdullahi in movie cover for Sultana [Photo: Shared on her IG account]

Nafeesat Abdullahi announces return to Kannywood

Nafisat was suspended briefly from Kannywood in 2013.


Sugarboy, Kiss Daniel to be sued for alleged copyright infringement

A music company has indicated its intention to sue the artists.

Stephanie Otobo

Sex Scandal: Police re-arraign Apostle Suleman’s accuser, Stephanie Otobo

Ms. Otobo was given bail in the sum of N100,000.


Chimamanda’s “Americanah” wins New York book contest

“Americanah was the book most New Yorkers wanted to read.”

Thin Tall Tony

ThinTallTony evicted from BBNaija

Efe, Debie-rise, and TBoss were saved by fans.

An Ankara cold shoulder dress is a must-have for every woman

Six trendy ways to rock your Ankara cold shoulder outfit

A cold shoulder outfit is perfect for outdoor events.

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D’banj canvasses partnership in Nigerian music industry

“As long as you like what the person has and it will be a good venture when you partner with the person.”


Tonto Dikeh’s husband breaks silence, says actress destroyed N66 million property

Olakunle Churchill said all Tonto’s allegations against him are false.


Davido denies fathering secret child

‎The musician also threatened to sue Punch.

Light Will Come

Five must-see Nollywood films this weekend: American Driver, Zahra, and more

Many indigenous films are competing for audience with their Hollywood and Bollywood counterparts.

korede bello

INTERVIEW: Why I’m studying Journalism while singing — Korede Bello

The Godwin crooner talks about his latest album, Belloved.


Top nine Nigeria’s forgotten ‘one-hit wonders’: Denge pose, Kerewa and more

PREMIUM TIMES revisits tunes that once stormed national airwaves before their authors drifted off limelight.


How I survived after my car went up in flames – Former Nigeria beauty queen

The ex-Miss Valentine’s Mercedes G-Wagon caught fire on Eko Bridge on Sunday.

Helen Paul [Photo:]

Helen Paul named New Face of Telecom Consumer

The comedienne signed a contract to this effect on Wednesday at the commission’s head office in Abuja.


Acclaimed South African artist found guilty of murdering sex worker

The Court relied on video evidence.

Snoop Dogg

Trump blasts rapper Snoop Dogg for music video

Threats to kill or injure the president are illegal under federal law.


Apostle Suleman Sex Scandal: Nollywood actress Daniella Okeke breaks silence

The cleric denies being in extra-marital sexual relationships.


Evicted #BBNaija housemate, Gifty, finally admits marriage

She was the fourth to be evicted from the show after Soma, Miyose and Coco Ice.

Fanta and Sprite [Photo: Kitchen Butterfly]

Drinking Fanta, Sprite with Vitamin C is toxic, Nigerian Court rules; slams NAFDAC

The court directs an explicit warning be issued by manufacturers of Sprite and Fanta within 90 days.