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Sony Music drops R. Kelly over alleged sexual abuse

Several women have accused Kelly of sexual abuse.

New Nigerian Copyright Commission boss pledges positive impact

The official says the commission will be proactive in the execution of its mandate.

Award-winning producer-director Bobby Heaney, pictured, is the Magic in Motion Academy director overseeing 12 interns, below, at the inaugural Magic in Motion Academy, which is a rebranded M-Net corporate social investment initiative.

Foreign film experts to host Nollywood masterclass in Lagos

The experts, drawn from South Africa, Kenya and India, will host a Nollywood masterclass at the MultiChoice Talent Factory which kicks off in Lagos on Friday.

Nigerian students’ poetry prize calls for entries

The entries are open until March 15.

Adekunle Gold and Simi

Adekunle Gold, Simi chronicle love story in new song ‘Promise’

The afro-alternative song contains lyrics of the duo speaking of their love for each other.

Former Inspector-General of Police, Idris Ibrahim

Rapper Eedris Abdulkareem gives ‘farewell message’ to retired IGP Idris

The rapper’s followers on social media respond to his caustic remarks.

Victoria Beckham, the wife of football star, David Beckham.

Victoria Beckham splashes N600,000 on moisturiser made from blood

The mother of four is very particular about skincare routine and spends a fortune on her hair and skin.

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Michael Jackson’s daughter, Paris checks into rehab

The 20-year-old was hospitalised in 2013 after attempting suicide.

First storey building in Nigeria, Badagry, Lagos (Photo Credit:

Nigeria’s first storey building records 13,609 visitors

The 172-year-old house is located in Badagry, Lagos State.

Ali Nuhu at the AMVCA 2018 [photo:]

Ali Nuhu celebrates 20 years in Kannywood

Ali Nuhu started acting in Kannywood in 1999.

Screenshots from Falz's Talk track

Falz drops fourth album, samples Fela

Falz holds a school-themed listening party ahead of album’s release.

BB Naija alumni, Bisola Ayoola, Somma, Bambam & Tobi Bakare pictures at the media briefing in Lagos on Tuesday.

2019 Big Brother Naija to hold in Nigeria

Auditions will hold in six different Nigerian cities including Lagos, Calabar, Enugu, Benin, Ibadan, Warri and Port Harcourt.

Lord of Ajasa

Rapper Lord of Ajasa solicits funds to undergo surgery

Lord of Ajasa is currently at the Ikorodu General Hospital where he is receiving treatment.

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‘Fluctuations’ in income may increase risk of heart disease — Study

The effect of personal income in one’s life cannot be overlooked, the study notes.

Tonto Dikeh

Tonto Dikeh rejects prayers to be reunited with ex-husband

Tonto got married to Olakunle in August 2015 and got separated in early part of 2017.

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3 ways to be smart on social media

A smarter use of social media can improve your sense of well-being.

Screenshots from Falz's Talk track

Singer Falz begins year with hit single, “Talk”

‘Talk’ is a socio-conscious record that addresses critical happenings and advises the youths to be wary of ‘greedy politicians.’

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Lady Gaga says won’t work again with singer R.Kelly

It follows a new tv documentary in which multiple women accuse Kelly of sexual misconduct, sometimes with minors.

Sibahle Zwane a 10 year old boy who goes to school at Olivansvlie Primary. Zwane has a rear ability of calculating and maths sum you give from the top of his head. Zwane says he sees the numbers in his head when a math sum is posed to him. Zwane wants to become a pilot when he grows up. PICTURE: KABELO MOKOENA

Meet 10-year-old genius who solves math faster than calculator

Zwane has the amazing ability to answer complex arithmetic questions faster than a calculator and in seconds.

Adekunle Gold and Simi

Nigerians react as Simi, Adekunle Gold wed secretly in Lagos

Some fans have expressed displeasure over what they described as the extreme secrecy of the wedding.

Bleaching cream

Rwanda enforces ban on sale of bleaching creams

Many skin-bleaching products contain chemicals like hydroquinone and mercury.

Basketmouth to release Nollywood horror film

The comedian says he worked on the movie for six years.

R Kelly

R. Kelly’s brother, Carey, reveals their alleged abuser

Carey grants a tell-all interview.

Nigerian actress, Genevieve Nnaji in her film, ‘Lionheart’. Netflix

Movie Review: Lionheart by Genevieve Nnaji

Lionheart makes history as the first Nigerian movie to be acquired by NETFLIX.

Nigerian actress, Genevieve Nnaji in her film, ‘Lionheart’. Netflix

‘King of Boys’, ‘Lion Heart,’ others top 10 Nollywood movies for 2018

Nkem Owoh, Sola Sobowale, Genevieve Nnaji, Pete Edochie, Patience Ozokwo and others made the list of top ten Nollywood actors.