Friday, April 23, 2021



Emmanuella wins Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards

Nigerian Comedienne Emmanuella has won the Nickelodeon’s Kids Choice Award 2021, for Favourite African Social Media Star.

Fans celebrate Wizkid, Burna Boy over Grammy Awards

Music lovers and fans of Ayodeji Balogun a.k.a Wizkid and Damini Ogulu a.k.a Burna Boy in Enugu on Monday celebrate the duo over their victory at Grammy Award.

Nigerian govt congratulates Burna Boy, Wizkid over Grammy Awards win

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has congratulated Nigerian music stars Burna Boy and Wizkid over their Grammy Award victories.

Beyonce, Taylor Swift make Grammy history 

Beyonce’s four Grammys on Sunday – two of them shared with best new artist winner Megan Thee Stallion – took her total career wins to 28, surpassing the previous Grammy record for a female artist set by bluegrass singer Alison Krauss.

Black Panther 2: No replacement for Chadwick Boseman — Ryan Coogler

The Black Panther director, Ryan Coogler has confirmed that there will be no replacement for late actor Chadwick Boseman in the upcoming movie sequel.

Markle drama: BBC begins new documentary series tagged ‘The Princes & The Press’

The British Broadcasting Corporation, BBC, has ordered production of a new documentary series titled 'The Princes & The Press' which will be centered on the lives of the British royals.

NHS workers, Osaka, Westwood among women honoured at Glamour Awards

Frontline workers for Britain’s National Health Service, tennis player Naomi Osaka and designer Vivienne Westwood were among those honoured at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards on Thursday, in a virtual event which paid tribute to those who have sought to incite change.

Fighting through the pain: Lady Gaga sends message of support to Japan

Lady Gaga sent a message of support to Japan on the 10th anniversary of its massive earthquake and tsunami, saying the resilience of its people offers hope in the global fight against the coronavirus pandemic.

Piers Morgan quits ‘Good Morning Britain’ over Meghan Markle

British broadcaster Piers Morgan has quit his 'Good Morning Britain' job a day after his remarks about Meghan Markle.

Meghan’s racism allegation will be addressed privately – The Queen

Buckingham Palace has finally broken its silence, hours after the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, accused the English monarchy of racism.

Next big leap: Netflix to release 41 new movies to lure Indian viewers

Netflix said on Wednesday it would release 41 shows and films in India this year, calling the move its “next big leap” in the world’s second most populous nation where video streaming services have become more popular.

Thirty years after, Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall are ‘Coming 2 America’

More than 30 years after Prince Akeem Joffer and his sidekick Semmi first travelled to the U.S. to find a royal bride, Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall reprise their roles in comedy sequel “Coming 2 America.

Actors mourn late veteran broadcaster, Sadiq Daba

Some Nigerian actors on Thursday mourned the late actor and broadcaster, Sadiq Daba, who died Wednesday, March 3, during a protracted illness.

Chimamanda Adichie loses mother

A popular Nigerian author, Chimamanda Adichie, has lost her mother, Grace Ifeoma Adichie.

3 ways to make money, build business without quitting your day job

Are you dreaming of becoming your own boss? Becoming self-employed in Nigeria is an attractive idea, and it is also challenging. However, the most difficult part of starting a business is actually starting it.

I speak 7 languages fluently – Mercy Johnson

A popular Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson, has revealed that she speaks seven languages fluently.

Why I’m moving to Ghana permanently, Stevie Wonder

Legendary American singer, Stevie Wonder, has hinted at relocating to Ghana permanently to escape racism. He disclosed this during his appearance on the Oprah Winfrey...

Popular comedian, Bovi, flaunts #EndSars t-shirt at 2021 Headies

Popular comedian Bovi flaunted a blood-stained #EndSARS t-shirt at the 2021 Headies award show on Sunday. The 14th edition of the Headies awards was held...

School Na Scam’ crooner, Zlatan, passes out of NYSC

Nigerian rapper and Zanku dancer, Zlatan Ibile, has reportedly completed his National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, a one-year national service mandatory for all graduates who completed their degree or its equivalent programs before attaining the age of 30.

TIME Magazine names Davido as one of the most influential people in the world

The Nigerian superstar, Davido hit another milestone as he was named one of the next 100 most influential people in the world for 2021 by Time Magazine.

Hit-and-run driver kills Nicki Minaj’s father – Police

The 64-year-old father of American rapper, Nicki Minaj, has died after being hit by a hit-and-run driver in New York, police said.

Being single sucks — Miley Cyrus

American singer Miley Cyrus has admitted that being single sucks more than a year after her divorce from fellow actor Liam Hemsworth.

Nollywood actress to Nigerian men: If cheating is your lifestyle, adopt polygamy

A Nollywood actress and a filmmaker, Grace Ifemeludike has advised men who see cheating as a lifestyle to adopt polygamy instead of engaging in sexual immorality.

Mary Wilson, co-founder, The Supremes, dies at 76

Mary Wilson, a founding member of the iconic music group, The Supremes, has died at the age of 76.

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