Arts & Entertainment

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.

The Ancient in Modern African Design of Nigeria's Akudinobi

Many experts and art buffs believe Akudinobi can conquer the world with his works only if he deigns to move ahead

The Future Awards kicks off Online Media Business Master Class

The Future Awards Online Business Master Class will hold on July 25 at Terra Kulture, Victoria Island.

Negative reception greets D'banj's new single

"With 'Oyato', I am inclined to think that D'banj would have never made it as an artiste if Don Jazzy wasn't his producer," a fan says

Josephine Okoye, P-Square's mum, dies in India hospital

The superstar twins have lost their mother


The gospel artiste who became more popular after an auto crash left him with a spinal cord injury says he is breaking new grounds

Film pirates apprehended in Abeokuta

The Association of Nigerian theatre Practitioners (ANTP),Ogun State Chapter, nabbed two men allegedly involved in film piracy.

Is it nothing to you…?

Is it nothing to you that you bomb-suicide;
Whole families in the worshiping house they preside?
When you decide to collide where mass people reside,
In order to kill them; you

RMD "explores legal option" against blogger Linda Ikeji

The actor turned politician shot at Ms Ikeji, "If you find a dignified career path and work hard at it you will be too busy and successful to spread unfounded lies about people."

Rotimi Babatunde Wins the 2012 Caine Prize for African Writing

Judge Bernadine Evaristo says Mr. Babatunde's 'Bombay

Wizkid wins BET award

Nigerian pop star, Wizkid, joins Tuface and D

Former Fugees star, Lauryn Hill, faces 3 years in jail

Lauryn Hill may be remanded in jail for three years for evading tax

Letter to Lugard from Flora Shaw

I honestly think the name 'Royal Niger Company Territories

When encomiums poured in torrents for Femi Gbajabiamila in Lagos

The members of the House of Representatives was lavishly celebrated in Lagos during the presentation of his biography

Usher's new album hits Nigerian music stores


Jonathan, Kalu extol Segun Olusola's virtues

More encomiums are poured on the late diplomat, artist, and playright.

Charly Boy sues newspaper over cultism and homosexuality allegations

The veteran musician wants National Mirror to pay him N1billion for publishing libelous articles about him

Timi Alaibe has no plan to marry Agbani Darego, says aide

The former presidential adviser is not planning to remarry for now.

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Former Moesha star, Yvette Wilson, 48, loses battle with cancer

Yvette Wilson, the African American actress and comedian has died from cervical cancer.