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East Africa’s Miss Erica releases ‘Mon Amour’

Fresh off of her last collaboration with Ugandan finnest Sumi Crazy, East Africa’s Miss Erica has dropped her latest single Mon Amour. This enchanting love song was produced by Rwandan award-winning producer, Made Beat, and is adorned with horns and Erica’s sweet Kirundi & Swahili melodies. According to Erica’s publishers, Empire Avenue, this song is a feel-good-guaranteed anthem. “Mon Amour, accompanied by ... Read More »

RedTV launches new web series ‘The Men’s Club’

REDTV has launched its new web series titled The Men’s Club. The drama series takes viewers on a journey of four friends surrounded by women, their businesses and the hassles of the city. Viewers finally get to know how men think as these young men share their experiences.   ‘Fresh boy’ Louis Okafor, ‘Get-Rich-Or-Die-Trying’ Tayo Oladayo ,’IJGB’ Aminu Garba and ... Read More »

Bisi Olatilo, other express shock over death of Ras Kimono’s wife

A popular entertainer, Bisi Olatilo, and some others on Monday expressed shock about the death of Ras Kimono’s wife, Efemena Okedi, which occurred on Sunday. They told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that it was a sad development in the entertainment industry coming three months after the demise of her husband. Bisi Olatilo, the Managing Director, Bisi Olatilo Show, told NAN that ... Read More »

Ras Kimono’s wife, Efemena, dies 3 months after his death

Efemena Okedi, wife of late veteran reggae icon, Ras Kimono, has died. The news of her death was confirmed by the Project Manager of Premiere Music, Michael Odiong, who said the sad incident occurred in the early hours of Sunday morning. The cause of her death is still unknown as at press time. It will be recalled that Ras Kimono ... Read More »

Nigerian artist’s Windrush work displayed in Brixton station

Nigerian-born artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby’s Windrush-inspired mural is currently being displayed Brixton underground station as part of a new programme of public art. The artwork greets commuters as they make their way down the stairs at the busy south London tube station. Remain, Thriving is a visual representation of three generations of a fictional Windrush family pictured in the room of ... Read More »

How I make money from my ‘stupidity’ –   Mr Ibu

John Okafor, a filmmaker, popularly known as ‘Mr Ibu’ on Wednesday said that the creative industry was capable of being a major revenue earner for the country if properly harnessed. Ibu said in Lagos that he was optimistic that the industry would attain new feats because of its increasing popularity among the public. “I urge youths who are interested in ... Read More »

Eddie Murphy expects 10th child

Beverly Hills Cop actor, Eddie Murphy, 57, is expecting his 10th child as his partner, Paige Butcher, debuted her baby bump while in Los Angeles this month. “Eddie Murphy and longtime girlfriend, Paige Butcher, are pleased to announce that they are expecting their second child in December,” a representative for Murphy said in a statement. Butcher, 39, was photographed wearing a floral ... Read More »

Auto crash: Singer Djinee narrowly escapes death

Nigerian R and B singer popularly known as Djinee, narrowly escaped death on Monday when he was involved in an auto crash. The crash, according to one James Abinibi, who said he is his friend, occurred on Monday around 1:00 a.m. in Lekki. Abinibi offered the information on his Instagram page. “My friend @djinee was involved in a ghastly accident around 1 ... Read More »

Finally, Ajimobi agrees to compensate Ayefele over Music House demolition

Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, has expressed willingness to compensate ace gospel musician, Yinka Ayefele, over the demolition of his Music House. Ayefele’s Music House, which houses Fresh FM radio, was partially demolished on Sunday by the Oyo State Government. There has been much back and forth on the issues that led to the demolition. However, after a meeting between ... Read More »