AFRIMA 2017: Wizkid Wins Best African Male Artiste Award
Wizkid, a.k.a Star boy, has defeated his arch-rival Davido, to become the best African male artiste at the 2017 All African Music Award ( AFRIMA ) held in Lagos on Sunday. Wizkid’s award included, Artiste of the Year, for his song “Come Closer’’, Song of the Year for the... Read more
11 governors storm Kano for Ganduje daughter’s marriage introduction
The ancient city of Kano on thursday was agog, when 11 governors House of Assembly members and other dignitaries storm the state for the marraige introduction ceremony between daughter of Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, Fatima Baby Ganduje and son of Governor Abiola Ajimobi, Idris Abiola Ajimobi. Among the Governors... Read more
How Banky W survived skin cancer after 10 years
Nigerian R&b singer, rapper, actor and writer, Oluwabankole Wellington popularly known as Banky W, has survived cancer of the skin and he recently had his third. The ace singer, shared the news via his Instagram page on Thursday, where he disclosed how he battled with the disease for ten... Read more
Plague kills 124 in Madagascar, report says
A plague epidemic in Madagascar has killed 124 people since August in an outbreak that hit the island’s two main cities the hardest, authorities said on Wednesday. Plague is endemic in Madagascar, but the outbreak that has caused 1,192 suspected cases since August is especially worrying because it started... Read more
TVC launches new radio station
TVC Communications has launched a new radio station, 102.3 Max FM in Lagos. In a statement on Tuesday, the operators of TVC Entertainment, TVC News and Adaba FM, said Max FM is replacing Radio Continental.   It was also announced that TVC Communications would replace Continental Broadcasting Services as... Read more
Obasanjo bags AFRIMMA’s Leadership Award
Former president, Olusegun Obasanjo has been honoured with the Leadership in Africa Award by organisers of the African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA). The retired Army General was given the diadem on the occasion of the 4th AFRIMMA Awards and Festival which held on October 8, at the House of Blues,... Read more
Zimbabwe bans import of fruit, vegetable
Zimbabwe has banned imports of fruit and vegetables with immediate effect to preserve scarce foreign exchange, the agriculture minister said on Tuesday. The country which dumped its currency for the U.S. dollar in 2009 because it was wrecked by hyperinflation is now running short of dollars as well as... Read more
‘Investigation On Tagbo’s Death Not Based On Davido’s Video Footage’
There have been several twists concerning the death of Tagbo who is a friend of pop star, Davido. The latest in the saga is the release of a CCTV footage by Davido’s camp that showed a staggering Tagbo obviously intoxicated, leaving the Shisha Room. However, in an exclusive chat... Read more
Police accuse Davido of lying over friend’s death
 Music artiste, David Adeleke, aka Davido is under fire for lying to the police that he did not know how his deceased friend, Tagbo Umeike, got to the Lagos General Hospital’s premise. Acting Police Commissioner Imohimi Edgal, Wednesday, told reporters that Close Circuit Television  (CCTV) footages from the hospital... Read more
Davido cancels ‘Felabration’ performance
Bereaved Nigerian popular singer, David Adeleke popularly known as Davido has announced that he would not be performing at 2018 Felabration. He made this known via his Snapchat account. He said, “To all my fans expecting me at Felabration tomorrow, I’m sorry, I will not be performing anymore. I... Read more