Arts & Entertainment

Femi Kuti

Femi Kuti thrills New Yorkers with electrifying performance

Femi thrilled audiences with songs from his recently released 10th studio album, One People, One World.

Nigerian-American producer and director, Rick Famuyiwa [Pix: Variety]

Disney to develop African fairytale “Sade’’ with Nigerian producer

The movie was pitched by Nigerian writer Ola Shokunbi and American writer Lindsey Reed Palmer.

Nigerian designer Yeside Laguda showcases Adire collection

“We have been in business for 11 years and this time around and we can’t keep relying on imports.”

Lagbaja

Lagbaja was superb on stage – Abuja revellers

The JJW party witnessed performances from Afrobeat musicians Lagbaja and Simi.

Funke Akindele and Omoni Oboli in Moms at War

Comedy drama “Moms at War” set for cinema release

The movie is scheduled for cinema release on August 17.

Video: P Diddy meets Wizkid, hints at visiting Nigeria

“I’m coming back home, not gonna wait too long, expect me soon while I’m young.”

Chika Lann is an ex- international model and TV personality

Why I insist that my hairdo costs N40 million – Model, Chika Lann

The model speaks on her education, career, marriage and fashion sense.

Entertainment events to attend in Lagos, Abuja, Calabar this weekend

Kizz Daniel, Phyno and Simi are billed to perform at an event.

Twitter

Nigerian celebrities gain as Twitter begins purge

Elsewhere followership has dropped.

Lagbaja

Lagbaja to perform alongside Simi in Abuja

The event will feature performances from the ‘Konko Below’ and ‘Joromi’ singers.

‘I might have just recorded the biggest feature of my career’ – Davido

Davido has also earned himself another nomination at the 5th edition of Afrimma Awards and Music Festival. 

Stephanie Linus

Stephanie Linus returns with “Make Me Fabulous” season 2

The show will premiere on August 12 on DSTV’s Africa Magic Showcase, Channel 151.

Ahead of world hepatitis day, here’s what to know about the disease

Hepatitis is the inflammation of liver tissue.

INTERVIEW: Cancellation of proposed film village bad for Kannywood – Ummah Shehu

Actress says Kannywood would have been a world class entertainment label if proposed film village was established.

Wizkid

Afrimma 2018: Wizkid, Davido, Tiwa Savage, others make nominees’ list

This year’s award is slated to hold on October 7.

Firm develops mobile app for will making

“One of the challenges faced by Nigerians today is that of inheritance and estate planning.”

R-Kelly addresses sexual misconduct allegations in new song

Kelly admits sex with “both older and young ladies”.

Charly Boy and his daughter, Dewy

Top entertainment news from last week

Dewy Oputa revealed she is a lesbian on Instagram last weekend.

Anietie Isong (Photo Credit: Pukaar Magazine)

Nigerian writer wins UK’s biggest literary prize fund

The winner says he wrote the novel to help draw attention to a myriad of issues in Nigeria.

Falz

Nigerians applaud singer Falz over sexual violence video

The reactions came after the award-wining artiste announced the release of the video.

An old couple

Five myths about sex, old age

It’s not ageing per se that lowers libido and sexual activity, but circumstances that accompany ageing.

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INTERVIEW: How Wasiu Ayinde Marshal betrayed me – Iyanda Sawaba

The musician also speaks about Wasiu Ayinde’s claim about the origin of Fuji.

Elnathan John

Nigerian writer named judge for 2019 Man Booker International Prize

The Man Booker International Prize, launched in 2005, is an international literary award hosted in the UK

Duke University confers honorary degree on Chimamanda Adichie

Duke University confers honorary degree on Chimamanda Adichie

Adichie received the award alongside Marry Bara, Chairman of General Motors.

2Face Idibia [Photo credit: NAN]

2Baba sues former band mate, Blackface, for N50 million

There has been a longstanding beef between the dancehall veteran and 2face.