Category Archives: Discreet

Elated! Simi Signs New Record Deal With Apple’s “Platoon”

Simi has bagged herself a music deal with Platoon, a UK record label acquired by Apple Music in 2016, to enable artists distribute their music independently. The Nigerian songstress made the announcement on her Instagram page with a video in which she had a meeting with the Platoon family. Recently, the CEO of Platoon Records, Denzyl Feigelson, revealed his…

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AFRIMMA 2020: Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage & Yemi Alade Lead Nominations | See The Full List

The nominees for the 2020 Africa Muzik Magazine Awards & Music Festival (AFRIMMA) were announced on Monday September 14. The show which is  going on its 7th Edition is dedicated to celebrating the beauty of African music and artistry. Among the leading nominees are Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage & Yemi Alade. Other notable nominees include Davido, Mr Eazi, Diamond…

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OB Cuisine: Velvety Foodies Shares How To Make Tasty Homemade Sausage Rolls

Anyone craving for homemade pastries? Velvety Foodies have got you covered with a very light cooking that include ingredients that aren’t too complicated and its method of preparation is easy to follow. Introducing the yummy Sausage Rolls recipe, the food blogger says, “Hey Foodie! Homemade sausages are the best. My tastebuds can testify to the goodness of these beauties.”…

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Harvey Weinstein Will No Longer Be A Honorary Commander Of The British Empire

Harvey Weinstein is set to be stripped of his honorary Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) award by the British government this week following his conviction for rape. According to  Daily Mail UK, the disgraced Hollywood producer, who was sentenced to 23 years in prison by a US court earlier this year, is…

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Update: Microsoft Reportedly Loses Bid To Acquire TikTok

According to Microsoft, its offer to buy the US operations of TikTok has been declined amid the September 15th deadline given by President Donald Trump for the popular  Chinese-owned app to sell or shut down due to national security threats. The Wall Street Journal reported Microsoft led the race to buy the video-sharing app from Chinese company ByteDance, and their failed bid paves…

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Nollywood Veteran, Ayo Akinwale, Reportedly Dead At 74

Prof Ayo Akinwale, a prominent Nollywood actor has reportedly passed away at age 74, Mr. Kunle Akogun, Director of Corporate Affairs of the University of Ilorin confirmed to NAN. According to Akogun, the veteran thespian who was also a lecturer in the Department of Performing Arts in University of Ilorin died on September 13. Punch reports that…

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Aviation Unions Shut Down Arik Air Over Alleged Unpaid Wages

On Monday September 14, the Operations of Arik Air were shut down by the aviation unions over alleged non-payment of staff payments, Guardian reports. According to NAN, the unions including the National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) and Air Transport Senior Staff Services Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN) shutdown the airline operations due to the wages owed since April…

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Students, Vice Chancellor Locked Out Of Lagos University As ASUU Protests Resumption

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) on Monday prevented the resumption of the Lagos State University (LASU) over the payment of the minimum wage. According to Punch, four staff unions including the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities and the National Association of Academic Technologists locked out the…

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