Arts & Entertainment


Chibok Girls’ film “Waiting for Hassana” premieres in U.S.

The short documentary is the first Nigerian production selected to debut at the prestigious Sundance International Film Festival.

Ayo Jay

‎Ayo Jay releases two new records

The songs are lead singles off his highly anticipated debut EP “Coming to America,” ‎

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Freedom Foundation screens new documentary ‘My Lagos Diaries’

The series showcases real life encounters with drug addicts, criminals and prostitutes.


AY Makun announces new movie ’10 Days in Sun City’

AY has yet to reveal more details about his upcoming movie.

Kelly Hansome

Kelly Hansome drops new EP

The songs were released on Wednesday to coincide with the artiste’s birthday.


Ali Nuhu, Hafiz Ayetoro, others shine in new Nollywood film, Ojukokoro

The movie is expected to raise the bar in filmmaking in Nigeria.


Veteran Nigerian musician, William Onyeabor, dies at age 70

The musician died in his home in Enugu, Nigeria, after a brief illness.


I intend to quit music in 2020 – Mr Eazi

“Sincerely, I don’t plan on doing music for more than three years further,” he said.

Foluke and husband

Popular Yoruba actress, Foluke Daramola’s husband warns ‘amebos’

“I think it is an insult for anybody to see me around women and feel it is a crime to do so.”


Two Nigerians challenge South African for Etisalat Prize for Literature

The winner for the 2016 Etisalat Prize for Literature will be unveiled at the Grand Finale in Lagos.

Drake and Wizkid

Wizkid, Drake’s new collaboration leaks online

It is the first song of 2017 by two international acts.

Gideon Okeke and Chiwetalu Agu

Muyiwa Ademola’s car gift, Chiwetalu Agu’s outburst, other top 5 trending Nollywood stories

Adeniyi Johnson is said to be neck-deep in love with another actress, Seyi Edun.


I6-year-old emerges ‘Miss Virginity’ in Lagos

There were 35 contestants, amongst them, a 40-year-old.


Big Brother Naija: Former housemate, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, named host

Big Brother Naija reality show starts Sunday, January 22, at 7pm and will run for 11 weeks.

Tiwa Savage

Tiwa Savage to perform at official Grammy Week event

The event, held the week of the Grammys, will take place on February 9.

Ibinabo flanked by colleagues and beneficiaries of a scholarship she finances, at her birthday party on Friday night in Lagos.

INTERVIEW: Nollywood actress, Ibinabo Fiberesima, opens up on prison experience, marriage

The top actress speaks exclusively to PREMIUM TIMES about how she found lumps in her breast.


Award winning singer, Aramide, to hold autograph session in Abuja

The singer said that free autographed copies of the album will be shared at the event on Saturday.

Paulo Freire,

Reconsidering Paulo Freire’s “Pedagogy of the Oppressed”

Given that the task of transforming the situation of oppression involves struggle and resistance, is violence inevitable?


Big Brother Naija debuts on GOtv

Big Brother Naija is offering a cash prize of N25 million and a new KIA Sorento car to the eventual winner.

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Adam Zango to perform at event marking Canada’s 150th anniversary

“I will make the north and Nigeria proud in Canada InshaAllah.”

Mercy and Tonto

Mercy Johnson, Tonto Dikeh settle 3-year feud

Their feud dates back to 2013.

Ibinabo Fiberisima

Ibinabo Fiberesima says her marriage of 2 years has crashed

The actress also speaks about her health and lawsuit.

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‘Tekno in New York to sign Sony deal’

The deal is believed to be worth $4 million.


Mr Eazi apologises to Nigerians after Twitter backlash

The singer credited Ghana for Nigeria’s contemporary music success.


Police arrest popular Lagos club owner for putting chain on girls

The socialite was released after pledging not to involve in such act again.