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Jay Z speaks on relationship with Solange Knowles

Jay Z has been spilling the beans on some issues that has remained mysterious to his fans for a while. After opening up about his beef with Kanye West, the rapper has now spoken up about his 2014 elevator feud with sister-in-law, Solange Knowles. Jay Z spoke about this during an hour-long podcast interview with RapRadar on Friday and went ... Read More »

Daba: My battle with bone marrow cancer

Before the advent of pay TV, when NTA was the ultimate station that aired family-oriented dramas, where parents didn’t have to monitor what their wads watched, Sadik Daba was already a star in one of the most popular weekly educational and entertainment series, Cock Crow at Dawn. Daba played the role of Bitrus and captivated the hearts of many. His ... Read More »

Dammy Krane cleared of credit card fraud

A US court has struck out the nine charges of credit card forgery, armed conspiracy and grand theft filed against Nigerian singer, Oyindamola Emmanuel Johnson-Hunga, popularly known as Dammy Krane. Dammy Krane was arrested in June after private jet service company, TapJets, alerted the US police that the singer made a booking totalling $10,943 with stolen credit card details. He ... Read More »

DStv, GOtv: Subscribers protest against poor services

Scores of Multichoice Nigeria Limited’s DSTV and GOTV subscribers in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, yesterday lay siege to its premises and sales outlets to protest poor services. They complained that they had been denied access to viewing channels of their choice days after they renewed their subscriptions.They also lamented poor signals and lack of incentives, as the company does ... Read More »

Lagos plans transforming Oworonshoki to transport, entertainment hub

The Lagos State Government on Monday outlined plans to transform the blighted areas of Oworonshoki Waterfront into one of the biggest transportation, tourism and entertainment hubs in Nigeria. Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Engr. Ade Akinsanya in a statement, said that the project will improve the aesthetics and security of the environment, while attracting investments in water transportation and boosting socio-economic ... Read More »

Police detain 2 Davido escorts for reckless shooting

The Nigeria Police Force says it has detained and tried two of its personnel in orderly room who had escorted popular musician, Davido, for alleged reckless shooting in Lagos. A video in circulation on social media showed two policemen allegedly shooting into the air on the street in a moving vehicle in Lagos. The Head of Public Complaints Rapid Response ... Read More »

‘Blame social media, entertainment industry for sexual harassment, drug abuse’

Two motivational speakers on Saturday blamed the increasing rate of sexual harassment and drug abuse among Nigerian students on the negative contents being transmitted through the social media and entertainment industry. They spoke in Lagos at one day seminar organised by the Society of Women Accountants of Nigeria (SWAN) held at the Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo, Lagos. The theme ... Read More »

Former BBN housemate, TTT, welcomes baby girl

Former Big Brother Naija housemate, Thin Tall Tony (TTT), announced the arrival of his third child on Sunday TTT announced on his Instagram “ladies and gentlemen…first a huge THANK YOU to GOD Almighty for the gift of LIFE and sparing both my wife and our newly added daughter to our growing family ZOEY! you’re most welcome…and trust your older sister ... Read More »

Jerry Seinfeld tops Forbes’ list of highest-paid comedians

American comedian, Jerry Seinfeld has emerged world’s highest-paid comedian ​,​earning 69 million dollars in one year. The 63-year-old stand-up comedian and actor topped the list of 10 highest paid comedians released by Forbes Magazine on Friday. ​Forbes calculated the figures on the comedians’ pretax income from June 1, 2016, through June 1, 2017. The magazine reported that a huge Netflix ... Read More »

Hollywood, Bollywood, others submit films for Abuja International Film Festival

It is now confirmed that this year’s edition of the Abuja International Film Festival (AIFF), will open on October 9 and run till October 13, 2017, at the Silverbird Galleria and Sheraton Hotel, in Abuja. Already, the organisers have 3158 entries from over 70 countries for the festival. Record shows that India had 310 entries, followed by the United States, ... Read More »