Arts/Books

Ruby Gyang

Why I won’t be like Tiwa Savage, others – Afro soul singer, Ruby

Ruby recently released her latest single, Goodman. (more…)

MBGN 2014, Iheoma Nnadi, receiving her crown. Image courtesy  BellaNaija

19-year-old Iheoma Nnadi wins MBGN 2014 contest

Ms. Nnadi will represent Nigeria at the Miss World beauty pageant holding in the UK…

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Why I didn’t attend Jude’s wedding – Peter of PSquare

On Jude’s wedding, Peter posted a picture of himself in front of a hotel on Instagram.…

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I still act in Nollywood – Ali Nuhu

Ali Nuhu has been in the industry for 15 years. (more…)

Davido

I never thought I would win BET Awards – Davido

Davido won the Best International Act award at the BET Awards. Multiple award winning pop singer and HKN head, David 'Davido' Adeleke, has described his Best International Act award at the BET awards as “a surprise.” He noted that the African category of the Best International Act was a tough…

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I never thought I would win BET Awards – Davido

Davido won the Best International Act award at the BET Awards. Multiple award winning pop singer and HKN head, David 'Davido' Adeleke, has described his Best International Act award at the BET awards as “a surprise.” He noted that the African category of the Best International Act was a tough…

English book

First printed book in English sold for over £1 million

The book was published in 1474. A 540-year-old book, known as the first to be printed in the English language, has sold at an auction for more than £1 million (N276 million). The Recuyell of the Histories of Troye is a version of a French book written around 1463. It…

Nigerian midfielder John Mikel Obi

My relationship with Genevieve – Mikel Obi

“I spoke to her a few times and she’s a very lovely person.” (more…)

Ebenezer Obey

Ebenezer Obey appointed Professor Emeritus at Ogun University

Obey will work as a visiting artiste in the Department of English and Performing Arts. (more…)

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Time Magazine, YouTube, recognize Nigeria’s Reminisce, Orezi

Time magazine listed Reminisce as one of world's revolutionary rappers while YouTube picked Orezi’s Rihanna as one the 8 amazing videos in the world. (more…)

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Out in Abuja: Club behaviour

Abuja’s club life can be all it can be, despite the city’s (in)security reality. At The Traffic, traffic never lets up. (more…)

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All Africa Music Awards extends call for entries till July 21

Entry initially closed on Saturday, July 5. (more…)

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Upcoming rapper, Vemor, emerge winner VS Class episode 2

Unknown rapper, Vemor, emerged winner at the live rap battle radio competition, VS Class, held last Thursday, July 3, on Beat 99.9 fm Lagos. The late night show which has the backing of Hennessy had Nigerians on social media, particularly Twitter, deciding the winner was hosted by OAPs, Olisa and…

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Half of a Yellow Sun to hit Nigerian cinemas August 1

Nigerians will finally see the love theme movie set during the Nigerian civil war. (more…)

Nkiruka Sylvanus

Nkiru Sylvanus set to premier new movie

The movie is a psychological thriller. (more…)

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Kefee’s friends announce burial arrangement

Kefee died in the United States. (more…)

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University dons write essays on Kunle Afolayan’s ‘Figurine’

The book will be presented to the public on July 31 . Some university dons will present a scholarly book - collection of essays - on the thematic focus and cinematic style employed in the multiple award winning movie, The Figurine. Titled ‘Auteuring Nollywood: Critical Perspective on The Figurine’, the…

Amarachi Odimgba beside her entry, The A.B.C (Abstinence, Being Faithful and Contraceptives).

Life in My City Festival holds in Abuja

Twenty artists took part in the exhibition. (more…)

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It’s my turn to “blow” – Magnito

Magnito is a fast-rising rapper Magnito is a Lagos based rapper, who has released two singles, Kaka and Medicine girl. The upcoming star recently penned a N20 million brand ambassador contract with Tingo Mobile. Magnito, whose real name is Mohammed Adamu, was born in Abuja but moved to Lagos to…