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Flavour Gets Accolades For Making Blind Boy’s Dream Come True


The dream of a blind boy, Semah G. Weifur, who met his idol Flavour N’abania in Liberia early this year, has come true when he featured in Flavour N’abania’s latest single, ‘Most High.’ He shared the video of the journey with his fans. And the video as at Monday, had, 1, 767,479 views. Semar, who confessed to listening to Flavour’s songs on radio, made a ... Read More »

Thank You Tonto, Halima Says


Following the taking over of the care of ailing Nollywood actress Halima Abubakar by fellow actress, Tonto Dikeh, the latter has thanked the former. Halima was hospitalised following complications after a Fibrosis operation in India. Tonto however, posted on Instagram that she checked on Halima in hospital and pledged to personally take care of her. Taking to her Instagram account on Wednesday, Halima thanked Tonto ... Read More »

Con’Astone Replies Critics With ‘Igbanladogi’

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Having dropped out of school due to financial constraints, Babalola Seun Oriyomi seems to have found his calling in the music industry and has now come out with a new video which justifies his audio single, ‘Igbanladogi.’ The Oyo state indigene said the song was inspired by Yoruba movie by actress Ayo Mogaji and it’s his way of replying those who never believed in his ... Read More »

FG Not Banning Overseas Production Of Films — Lai Mohammed


The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has denied saying that the Federal Government will ban the overseas production of Nigerian movies and music. Mohammed noted this on Tuesday evening while reacting to an outcry by artistes over reports saying he hinted at the ban when he visited the headquarters of the Copyright Society of Nigeria in Lagos. During a briefing at the ... Read More »

Patoranking To Perform At Jamaica Reggae Festival


The 25th edition of the Reggae Sumfest will  stream Patoranking live from Catherine Hall Entertainment Center, Montego Bay, Jamaica on Friday. According to the organisers, Patoranking will be the first African artiste to grace what they describe as the biggest Reggae festival stage. They add, “It is a momentous occasion and Downsound Entertainment wants to share this with not just Patoranking fans but all of ... Read More »

Linda Ikeji’s Sister, Laura, Welcomes First Child


Fashion blogger and entrepreneur, Laura and hubby, Ogbonna Kanu, welcomed a baby boy in the early hours of today in the United States. The baby’s name is Ryan. Proud aunt, Linda Ikeji announced the good news on her Instagram page with the caption. “My adorable sister @lauraikeji just had her baby…a son named Ryan. Big congrats to her and her husband and to us happy ... Read More »

Madonna asks court to stop auction of Tupac’s love letter


Madonna asked a judge Tuesday to block an auction of memorabilia including a breakup letter from rapper Tupac Shakur, saying the intimate items were stolen by her former friend. The pop superstar filed a motion with a New York court a day before auction house Gotta Have Rock and Roll was set to start taking bids for more than 100 items, with Tupac’s letter expected ... Read More »

Emem Isong Speaks On Fg’s Plan To Ban Overseas Production Of Nigerian Films


Popular comedian and actor, Okey Bakassi says the rate of drug abuse and consumption in Nigeria is alarming. Okey lamented that more worrisome is the high number of Nigerian celebrities engaging in illicit drugs, which he said was bad influence on the youths. Bakassi spoke when he appeared as a guest on Emma Ugolee’s ‘The Gist’ alongside African China and Sound Sultan. His words: “Conservatively ... Read More »

Emem Isong Speaks On FG’s Plan To Ban Overseas Production Of Nigerian Films


Popular producer and CEO of Royal Film Academy, Emem Isong-Misodi has thrown her weight behind the federal government’s proposed ban on foreign production of some Nigerian films. She, however, called on the government to do the needful in addressing the problems facing the movie industry that force film makers to take their productions abroad. Isong-Misodi stated this in an exclusive chat with DAILY POST. Read More »

Full List Of Winners At 2017 AMAA

Senegalese movie, Felicite, emerged the biggest winner of the night at the 13th African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA). The movie won six AMAAs, the most of all the contenders.   Felicite took home awards in three of the five major categories, winning best film, best actress in a leading role, and best supporting actor. Nigerian historical drama, ’76, won three awards from its eight nominations. ... Read More »

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