Arts & Entertainment

Praiz bags ‘Voice of the Year’ Award

The award was presented to the Nigerian singer by a student group. Samuel Oluwasina Advertisement

Chinua Achebe

Association of Nigerian Authors, ANA, mourns Achebe

Achebe was one of the founders of ANA. The Association of Nigeria Authors, ANA, has described the death of Chinua Achebe as a blow to the literary world. Denja Abdullahi, ANA National Vice President, made this known in an interview in Abuja on Friday. He described Mr. Achebe’s death as a loss to Nigeria and […]

DAARSAT to dedicate channel to Nigerian tourism

DAARSAT intends to partner with the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation. DAAR Communications’ pay television, DAARSAT, will dedicate one channel to the broadcast of tourism-related programmes in Nigeria, Raymond Dokpesi, the Chairman of DAAR Communications, has said. This is contained in a statement signed by Wilfred Orhue, the Press Officer at the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation, […]

Nollywood rated third globally in revenue earnings, says NEXIM Bank MD

With such huge earnings practitioners and businessmen from Hollywood and other global equivalents can no longer ignore Nollywood. Advertisement

Samklef presents “1 minute” project

The Nigerian singer and producer released the one minute song. Advertisement

Danagog Joins Davido’s HKN Gang

Danagod’s is officially signed onto Davido’s record label. Advertisement

Nse Ikpe Etim, Kalu Ikeagwu storm Abuja for premiere of “Broken”

 “…Nse made me cry on set,” says Kalu Ikeagwu Advertisement

Badagry Heritage Museum experiences high patronage

The curator urged parents to bring their children to the museum during public holidays. Advertisement

Basketmouth lands comedy deal in South Africa

“I am proud to be representing Nigeria on Comedy Central” – Basketmouth. Advertisement

Darey Art Alade, Mo’Eazy, Zaina drop new videos

Darey’s video featured Nigerian rapper, Ice Prince. Advertisement

Koga Entertainment to launch Online TV

Koga Entertainment seeks to provide quality entertainment on its online TV platform. Advertisement

Heros and Zeros, The Contract, lead AMAA 2013 nominations

Justus Esiri was posthumously nominated for best actor in a leading role. The nominees for the 2013 most prestigious award for movie makers, African Movie Academy Awards, AMAA, have been announced. The event which took place in Malawi was well attended by movie practitioners in Africa. Leading the nominees list with 6 nominations each are […]

Zungeru, town of amalgamation, in shambles

In the razzmatazz of the centenary celebration, the picture seeks to bring to the fore the state of the city that birthed the amalgamation. Advertisement

Tuface Idibia accepts Gov. Akpabio’s car gift

Contrary to his claim that he was yet to decide whether or not to accept the controversial wedding gifts presented to him and his wife  by Governor Godswill Akpabio of Akwa Ibom, hip pop musician, Tuface Idibia, has taken delivery of  the controversial car. A photograph (above) released today by the Akwa Ibom state government, […]

MTV’s Alex Okosi is WEF 2013 young global leader

Alex Okosi is Senior Vice President & Managing Director, Viacom International Media Networks Africa. Advertisement

Funke Akindele, Jenifa, to co-host this year’s LaffMatazz

This year’s edition of laffMatazz will hold in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. Advertisement

Tonto Dike, Ini Edo star in new movie, Playing Safe.

The movie, which was shot in Lagos, Dubai, Ghana and London, will be released at Easter.  Advertisement

Flower Girl set for Ghana premiere in April

The movie was first premiered in Lagos, Nigeria. Advertisement

I sold designer shoes before I found fame with music- Reminisce

The Nigerian singer spoke about his history. Advertisement

I’m yet to decide whether to accept Gov. Akpabio’s gift – Tuface Idibia

Award winning musician, Tuface Idibia, on Sunday said he was yet to decide whether or not to accept the controversial wedding gifts presented to him and his wife  on Friday by Governor Godswill Akpabio of Akwa Ibom. Mr. Akpabio had stunned guests at the wedding of the celerity couple with the announcement of a donation […]

Tonto Dike, Rita Dominic, others storm premiere of Uche Jombo’s movie

Nigerian celebrities gathered for the movie premiere. Advertisement

Gov. Akpabio presents 2 Toyota SUVs to Tuface, wife; to sponsor 29 to couple’s Dubai wedding

Governor Godswill Akpabio of Akwa Ibom State shocked guests at the traditional wedding of the Nigerian hip pop sensation on Friday when he announced a gift of two brand new Toyota Prado SUVs to the musician and his wife, Annie Macaulay. At the event in Eket, Mr. Akpabio also announced that the state would bankroll […]

Yung6ix finally set to release debut album

The young rapper says his biggest challenge in the music industry is the politics of air-play. Advertisement

Nuella Njubigbo exposes Nollywood with new movie, Jujuwood

The actress also denied the various rumours about her love life. Advertisement

Eket agog for 2face, Annie Macaulay’s traditional wedding, Friday

The two Nigerian celebrities have been together for a while. Advertisement