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Wizkid [Photo Credit: 360nobs]

Wizkid wins 3 Billboard awards; Drake breaks record with 13 awards

Drake was the big winner at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards.


SPECIAL REVIEW: Clinton, Patterson in a writing coup, By Bisi Daniel

Former occupants of the White House have written books, but not a novel.

Folu Olamiti admiring gaming machines in Las Vegas

TRAVELOGUE: A trip to Vegas, the city of allure, sin and gambling, By Folu Olamiti

“When you hear of a SIN CITY, here you are,” Steve told me without betraying any emotion.

Jowhor Ile winner of Etisalat Literature Prize (Photo Credit: NAN)

Nigerian Writer, Jowhor Ile, wins 2017 Etisalat Literature Prize

Judges say three finalists were selected from a long list after fulfilling some criteria.


Skales unveils cover art, tracklist for new album

The album has 16 tracks and three bonus singles, with industry giants like Burna Boy, Wande Coal, Davido, Tekno, others making the features list.

Moji Olaiya

How veteran Yoruba movie star, Moji Olaiya, died—Housekeeper

Bewildered fans and colleagues and continued to pour in tributes for the talented actress.

Rahama Sadau in ClassiQ's music video

Forgive Rahama Sadau, fans appeal to Kannywood body

Fans want the actress to apologise.

A scene from Banana Island Ghost

Chigul, Bimbo Manuel, Ali Nuhu, dazzle in Banana Island Ghost

The ‎movie is written and directed by BB Sasore.

Audu Maikori [Photo credit:]

Label boss, Audu Maikori, slams N10 billion lawsuit against El-Rufai

Mr. Maikori is standing trial for posting a report about Southern Kaduna killing, that turned out false.

Ebenezer Obey [Photo: Fascinating Nigeria Magazine]

Ebenezer Obey, Victor Olaiya, Davido, Phyno, others headline Lagos at 50 concert

A year-long event marking the state’s golden jubilee started last year.

Olaolu Akorede

Nigerian video director arraigned for ‘poisoning’ pregnant girlfriend

The woman lost the pregnancy after drinking a concoction.

Moji Olaiya

Veteran Yoruba movie actress, Moji Olaiya, is dead

Moji reportedly suffered a cardiac arrest.


Fela’s costumes for induction into Hard Rock memorabilia collection

Other legends whose souvenirs are on the Hard Rock include Michael Jackson and Bob Marley.

Mercy Aigbe and estranged husband, Lanre Gentry

Domestic violence: Mercy Aigbe’s husband Lanre Gentry freed, laments prison condition

Lanre Gentry spent a week behind bars.


Wizkid bags seven nominations for 2017 Billboard Music Awards

Wizkid is the only Nigerian artiste to be nominated this year.

Izu Ojukwu, the Director of 76, and Moses Babatope, who represented the director of the Wedding Party displaying their awards.

76 and The Wedding Party win NollywoodWeek film festival award

Journalists and film critics praised the quality of the selected films for this 5th edition.

Foluke Daramola pictured in the middle flanked by officials of Sterling Homes

Nollywood actress, Foluke Daramola, named Sterling Homes brand ambassador

The endorsement will see Foluke grace the billboards and TV commercials of the brand.

93 Days (Photo Credit: Toronto International Film Festival)

Nigerian movies top 2017 AMAA nomination list

‘93 Days’ got the highest nominations in 7 categories.

Mercy Aigbe and estranged husband, Lanre Gentry

Domestic Violence: Mercy Aigbe’s husband, Lanre Gentry, to spend seventh night in prison

The popular actress accused her husband of domestic violence.

Wizkid [Photo Credit: 360nobs]

Wizkid, Tekno, Davido, Mr. Eazi, others make 2017 BET awards nomination

The four Nigerian singers will compete with other African counterparts for the award.

Wunmi Mosaku
[Photo Credit: BBC]

Nigeria-born actress wins big at BAFTA

The Zaria-born actress migrated to England and graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 2007.


Kannywood actress Jamila Naguda named Vedan super seasoning Ambassador

The actress shared the good news on her Instagram wall on Saturday.