Arts & Entertainment

Yinka Ayefele

Yinka Ayefele, wife welcome triplets in U.S.

Yinka Ayefele confirmed the arrival of his babies by posting a video of the children on Instagram on Friday.

Bovi: Nigerian celebs jump on viral FaceApp

Nigerian celebrities jump on viral FaceApp amidst global privacy concerns

Cybersecurity experts have raised several red flags about FaceApp, which is made by a Wireless Lab, a small company based in Russia.

Nollywood star, Genevieve Nnaji. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Instagram page of Genevieve.]

Genevieve Nnaji, Kate Beckinsale, others star in ’Farming’

Nnaji starred alongside British movie star, Kate Beckinsale and other talented actors in the movie.

Nigerian Afro Beat star, Wizkid

Domestic Violence: Pollock retracts allegation against Wizkid, says account hacked

In the earlier post, Pollock, 34, who is also Wizkid’s manager, alleged that the 29-year-old singer hit her multiple times during the relationship.

Igbo folklore movie ‘Oka Okoro’ set to premiere in Abuja

The producer says the film promotes the rich history, culture and heritage of Igbo land.

David Adeleke A.K.A Davido

Fans slam Davido for liking Wizkid’s baby mama post

The two pop stars have a history of rivalry

COVER for Beyonce's album "Lion King". [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Instagram page of Beyonce]

Beyoncé features top Nigerian musicians in new ‘Lion King’ album

Beyoncé features Tiwa Savage, Wizkid, Yemi Alade, Burna Boy, Mr Eazi in the new ‘Lion King’ album.

Game of Thrones

Emmys: ‘Game of Thrones’, ‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ lead nominations

Alfie Allen (Theon Greyjoy), Nikolaj Coster-Waldeau (Jamie Lannister), and Peter Dinklage (Tyrion Lannister) were nominated for Best Supporting Actor.

Nigerian Afro Beat star, Wizkid

Wizkid’s baby mama accuses him of domestic violence

Pollock, who is also Wizkid’s manager, made the allegations on Wednesday when she announced their split.

IROKO TV

French TV acquires IROKO TV’s ROK studios

With the ROK acquisition, Canal+ looks to bring the Nollywood production ethos to other countries and regions of Africa.

Jide Kosoko on set the movie

Mercy Johnson, Jide Kosoko return to cinemas in ‘The Reunion’

The star-studded movie tells the story of four friends from high school

cinemas

Nigerians ‘spent N3 billion in cinemas for first half of 2019’

The figures are according to data provided by cinemas and gathered by the Cinema Exhibitors Association of Nigeria (CEAN).

Ella evicted from Big Brother Naija House

Ella is the third housemate to be evicted from the show which began two weeks ago.

Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG)

How I broke cycle of poverty in my family – Pastor Adeboye

“It is said that some people came from a difficult background, but ours was far worse,” Mr Adeboye said.

Housemates impersonate popular Nigerian celebrities at BBNaija (S4) party

The 19 housemates were each required to dress and act like celebrities for the night.

Cossy Orjiakor

Cossy’s HIV test result, Lilian Esoro’s divorce other top entertainment stories this week

MURIC also condemned the quest for wealth by the youth, which, according to the group, has led to immorality, internet fraud, ritual killings, and other vices.

Kannywood actress, Nafeesat, directs first movie

“All your prayers are needed. I will be putting the director’s cap for the first time.”

R Kelly

R. Kelly arrested on sex crimes charges

The famous singer was taken into custody around 7:00 p.m. on Thursday.

Lanre Arogundade

Book on ‘Media and Elections’ by Lanre Arogundade set for launch

Media stakeholders, industry gurus, government officials, diplomatic corps, royal fathers, have been penciled to grace the launch of the latest book by Mr Arogundade.

The Lion King World Premiere (Photo Credit: The Cheat Sheet)

Beyonce, Ejiofor, others stun at ‘The Lion King’ premiere

Beyonce led stars down the red carpet of the event introducing the remake of the 1994 Disney movie.

Nomhle Nkonyeni

South African actress Nomhle Nkonyeni dies

Earlier this year Nkonyeni was awarded the prestigious honour by President Cyril Ramaphosa for excellence in the fields of arts, culture, literature, music, journalism or sport.

Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj pulls out of Saudi Arabia’s music fest

The award-winning rapper revealed this in a statement published by CNN on Wednesday.

Veteran Rapper Biglo down with kidney ailment; seeks assistance

Biglo shot into limelight in 2004 with the hit ‘Delicious’ which featured 2shotz.

Picazo Rhap

Olamide’s signee, Picazo Rhap, exits YBNL

His exit is coming less than a year after he was signed.

Lesley Nneka Arimah [Photo: Caine Prize]

Nigerian writer Lesley Nneka Arimah wins 2019 Caine Prize

Lesley won the award for or her short story entitled “Skinned.”