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Badagry slave port

Badagry celebrates International Day For Slave Trade Remembrance

The horrors of the slave trade era were again condemned in Badagry on Thursday.

Tourists besiege Osun Osogbo festival

Tourists from all over the world have filled up Osun’s capital city, Osogbo, for the upcoming festival

Don Jazzy, Tonto Dikeh, Rukky Sanda donate to cancer victim

Nollywood actresses, Tonto Dikeh and Rukky Sanda have both donated the sum of N1M to cancer patient Funmi Lawal, whose plight was recently brought to the fore after it was published online. Their gesture comes a day after Marvin Records boss, Don Jazzy parted with N2million for the same cause. Although the producer made a […]

Tega and Edward evicted from MTN Project Fame 2012

Christabel Abiodun Tega Apochi and Edward Wright have become the first set of contestants to be evicted from the on-going, Project Fame reality show. They were both chosen after an elimination show held on Sunday, which began with group performances from all the participants. While the Female contestants performed an ensemble of En Vogue’s Don’t Let […]

I am in Nigeria to propose to Goldie-Prezzo

Big Brother contestant, Prezzo proclaims unflinching and eternal love for Goldie.

Daddy Fresh set to drop fifth album

Daddy Fresh has been to hell and back just like a rough diamond, which he titles his newest album.

Sasha debuts fashion line

Sasha launches fashion line – Eclectic by Sasha

Psquare announces split with MayD

Psquare and MayD path ways and ‘friends think MayD was not economically viable to the record label.

Tourists shun Yankari Games Reserve over gate fee hike

Yankari Games Reserve placed gate fees in the sky, tourists, unable to afford it, turn away.

Zaki Adzay and wife Hadiza

Zaki Adzay beats me, denies me sex, estranged wife complains

Zaki Adzay’s wife narrates how the singer beat her up and denied her sex for years.

Mary Remmy and Jason Njoku

Nollywood actress, Mary Remmy and iRoko TV boss, Jason Njoku wed

Nollywood actress, Mary Remmy and iRoko TV boss, Jason Njoku wed

Chinwe Egwuago producer of Mr and Mrs

MR AND MRS released on DVD

Mr and Mrs goes on DVD following cinema success.

rick ross in Lagos

Rick Ross in Lagos, shoots video, tweets he’s joining ‘Oil Money Gang’

Rick Ross shoots music video in Nigeria and says he wants to join ‘the oil gang’.

Annual Badagry festival begins

A Badagry High Chief asks Nigerians to return to their traditional religion

Sins of the Past, By Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

A Review of Ugochi Chienyenwa Oshai’s Bumps of Life.

Port Harcourt to host 2012 Future Awards

The garden city of Port Harcourt will host the young, exceptional, Nigerians nominated for this year’s The Future Awards

Former actress launches campaign against breast cancer

Juliet Aguwa, who was a victim of cancer herself, wants to help women suffering from breast cancer

Tupac Foundation honours Julius Agwu

The Nigerian comedian was honoured by the mother of the late rap legend, Tupac Shakur.

Psquare twin expects second baby

Peter Okoye of Psquare has confirmed that his long time girlfriend, and mother of one, is carrying his second child.

I feel humbled to be in the limelight, says Omotola Jalade Ekeinde

Christabel Abiodun It is almost impossible to meet Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde in person for the first time and not get carried away by her warmness and beauty. For this mother of four, who has spent the last 17 years in the public eye, no question is out of bounds. When asked how it […]

Scholars brainstorm on West African literature

Eminent literature scholars from across Nigeria metThursday in Lagos, to discuss the way forward for literature in the sub region. The event, the 14th Annual Convocation lecture of the Nigerian Academy of Letters with the theme ‘The Literatures of West Africa’, also featured the induction of new fellows into the academy. Delivering the lecture ‘Between […]

Nominees take centre stage at The Future Awards reception

Nominees for the 2012 Future Awards were presented with certificates of nomination during a lavish dinner in Lagos

Colorado shooting suspect charged with 1st-degree murder

The 24 year old American who opened fire in a cinema during the screening of

World Igbo Congress admitted to UN body

The Igbo body has been recognised by the United Nations

King Sunny Ade, Tuface, Asa, others herald Nigeria's participation at London Olympics

Music lovers trooped out to watch the performances which lasted into the early hours of the morning.