Biggest Company In The World, APPLE, Announces DJ Cuppy As Their First Ever African Radio Host In Million- Dollar Deal

DJ Cuppy, the celebrity daughter of Nigerian billionaire, Femi Otedola, has landed a first-of-its-kind deal with Apple Music in a move that entertainment industry watchers have labeled “watershed”. Apple Music is launching its first radio show in Africa. The streaming platform announced today, Thursday, that “Africa Now Radio with Cuppy” will debut Sunday and will feature a mix of contemporary and traditional popular African sounds, … Continue reading Biggest Company In The World, APPLE, Announces DJ Cuppy As Their First Ever African Radio Host In Million- Dollar Deal

Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr’s contract extended until after Qatar 2022 World Cup

After months of intrigues, Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has reportedly signed a new two-and-a-half-year contract with the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Bestchoicesports.com.ng reports. Rohr signed the new contract extension Thursday which will keep him as Eagles gaffer till after Qatar 2022 World Cup The German tactician informed Radio France reporter that he is motivated by the young but experienced players in the Super Eagles … Continue reading Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr’s contract extended until after Qatar 2022 World Cup

Lagos Inaugurates Post COVID-19 Review Committee for Tourism, Entertainment Industry

The Lagos State Ministry of Tourism, Arts, and Culture has inaugurated members of the Lagos State post-COVID-19 Pandemic Review Committee. The six-man committee chaired by Mrs. Joke Silva, MFR, is expected to draw out suggestions and recommendations on how to re-activate the State creative industry, which has remained dormant as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic currently ravaging the world. The Honourable Commissioner for Tourism, … Continue reading Lagos Inaugurates Post COVID-19 Review Committee for Tourism, Entertainment Industry

Lagos Commissioner, Ali Baba, others meet on Post-COVID Tourism Industry

The Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Pharmacist (Mrs.) Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf, a Nigerian comedian and actor, Atunyota Alleluya Akpobome, popularly known as Ali Baba and other stakeholders in the Tourism and Entertainment industry will, on Wednesday, May 20, 2020, meet to discuss issues bordering on revamping the sector from its current state of low patronage and apathy. In a statement issued over the … Continue reading Lagos Commissioner, Ali Baba, others meet on Post-COVID Tourism Industry

IGP withdraws E-Money’s escorts

The Inspector-General of Police (IG) Mohammed Adamu has ordered the withdrawal of six police escorts attached to Chairman, Five Star Group, Emeka Okonkwo alias E-Money, over alleged misuse of the cops. Police spokesman Bala Elkana confirmed the withdrawal of the escorts to The Nation but said he was not aware of the details. “It is true that his escorts have been withdrawn and an investigation … Continue reading IGP withdraws E-Money’s escorts

Betty Wright Dead At 66

Betty Wright, a supremely talented R&B singer who popularized the phrase, “No pain, no gain,” has died.  𝕮𝖍𝖆𝖐𝖆 𝕶𝖍𝖆𝖓  ✔@ChakaKhan Calling all my #PrayWarriors | My beloved sister, Betty Wright @MsBettyWright, is now in need of all your prays. “Que Sera, Sera | Whatever Will Be, Will Be” In Jesus Name We Pray for Sister Betty All My Love Chaka Wright’s cause of death was … Continue reading Betty Wright Dead At 66

Simi explains what her new song ‘Duduke’ means

Singer Simi has explained to her inquisitive fans what the name of her new single, Duduke means The soon-to-be mum got everyone curious to know the meaning when she released the single three weeks ago. Some even questioned if it’s the name she would give her unborn child. Simi has now taken to Instagram to explain what it means. “So many people have asked me … Continue reading Simi explains what her new song ‘Duduke’ means

Little Richard, Founding Father of Rock Who Broke Musical Barriers, Dead at 87

Little Richard, a founding father of rock and roll whose fervent shrieks, flamboyant garb, and joyful, gender-bending persona embodied the spirit and sound of that new art form, died Saturday. He was 87. The musician’s son, Danny Penniman, confirmed the pioneer’s death to Rolling Stone but said the cause of death was unknown. Starting with “Tutti Frutti” in 1956, Little Richard cut a series of … Continue reading Little Richard, Founding Father of Rock Who Broke Musical Barriers, Dead at 87

Davido celebrates 9 years in the music industry, reveals future plan

Popular Nigerian singer and DMW record label front liner, David Adedeji Adeleke, better known as Davido, has taken to social media to reveal future plans as he clocks 9 years in the music industry. The entertainment honcho made this big announcement yesterday May 8, 2020, via his official page on the micro-blogging platform, Twitter. The singer who recently announced that the recording of his third … Continue reading Davido celebrates 9 years in the music industry, reveals future plan

Buhari govt appoints Segun Arinze, Ali Baba, Charles Novia, 2face’s manager, Efe Omoregbe, others

The Federal Government on Wednesday set up a committee of industry stakeholders to advise it on the best way to mitigate the effects of the Coronavirus pandemic on the creative industry. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made this known on Wednesday during a meeting with the Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria, BON. Mohammed also announced the appointed members of the committee, noting that … Continue reading Buhari govt appoints Segun Arinze, Ali Baba, Charles Novia, 2face’s manager, Efe Omoregbe, others