Arts & Entertainment


Stop promoting gangsterism with your songs, police urge Nigerian musicians

The Nigeria Police Force held a security concert.

Ariya Repete: 12 drummers, 40 artistes qualify for quarter-final

The talent hunt is aimed at developing drumming skills, Juju and Fuji music genres.

Three cups of tea, coffee per day good for heart — Study

Currently, most clinicians recommend patients with palpitations or arrhythmia to abstain or reduce caffeine.

Kendrick Lamar becomes first rapper to win Pulitzer

Lamar is from the Los Angeles suburb of Compton.

Coachella: Meet Nigerian dancers who performed with Beyonce

The duo have thanked the pop diva for the chance to perform at such a high profile event.

COSON Crisis: 2Baba begs NCC to intervene

The music star asked the authorities to take necessary actions to halt the now embarrassing public crisis.


How the weather will look like on April 17

The southern states will experience cloudy conditions over both inland and coastal cities while northern states will experience partly cloudy to cloudy conditions

Coachella: Wizkid apologises to fans, performance rescheduled April 21

Coachella announced the rescheduling on their official twitter handle @coachella.

Coachella: Nigerians applaud Beyoncé for honouring Fela, Chimamanda

Beyoncé became the first black woman to headline Coachella on Saturday.

Exposure to sun causes 80% of wrinkles, age spots — Surgeon

A dark skinned person will age less quickly compared to a light skinned person.

89 writers jostle for $100,000 NLNG Literature Prize

The sponsors of the prize announced this during a formal ceremony held in Lagos.

How I cope with my two wives – Actor Segun Ogungbe

His two wives took turns to wish him a happy birthday on Instagram.

#Coachella: Beyonce features Adichie’s quotes, honours Fela

Wizkid could not appear at the festival as scheduled.

FUJI NOTES: Of praise-singing culture and contemporary Nigerian Pop, By Oladeinde Olawoyin

“Haruna it was who notably shifted the klieg lights to members of the Oroki Social Club in Osogbo …”

Davido wins big at 2018 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards

Nigerian singer, Runtown, won the same award in 2017.

Expert stresses need to prevent hypertension

A consultant physician geriatrician at the National Hospital Abuja speaks on the common ailment.

#BBNaija: Where are the 2006 housemates?

Here’s what we know about the first 14 contestants and what they have been up to.


Davido, Wizkid, Olamide top Headies Award nominee list

This year the organisers are also introducing new categories to the award show.

Zango signs son to own record label

Haidar Zango is following in the footsteps of his father as a singer and actor.

Challenges writers face (3): Money!

The real writer’s block for many people is “lackoffunditis”, a bad disease coined from lack of funds with which to feed the family

Saudi Arabia hosts its first-ever fashion week

Strict social restrictions have eased dramatically under Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

American singer Maria Carey has bipolar disorder

The singer narrated her condition in an interview.