Category Archives: Buzz

Magic Carpet Studios Seeks Funding & Partnership For Animation ‘The Passport of Mallam Ilia’, Watch Trailer!

Many of us might have grown up reading Cyprian Ekwensi’s ‘The Passport of Mallam Ilia’. Anyone remember the Sanchi battle between Usman and Ilia? The prize for that fight-to-the-death was the beautiful princess, Zarah. Magic Carpet Studios, an animation, illustration and game development studio in Lagos, has set out to repackage this timeless tale for…

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Joseph Ike, Jane Ekanem, Falana, others nominated for the 2018 YNaija Powerlist, Check Full List!

Powerhouse stylist and fashion designer Jane Michael Ekanem, fashion business savants Joseph Ike and Ola Akindeinde, fashion merchandiser Oroma Itegboje and Vogue US anointed Lagos fashion it-girl Falana have been unveiled as some of the most influential personalities in the 2018 edition of the YNaijaPowerList for Fashion and Style – a roll call of the…

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Adekunle Adejuyigbe’s ‘The Delivery Boy’ Wins Best Nigerian Film At The African International Film Festival

The Delivery Boy, a feature-length from Adekunle “Nodash” Adejuyigbe , has won the Best Nigerian Film award at The African International Film  Festival (AFRIFF). The multiple award-winning film is about Amir, runaway teenage suicide bomber and his newfound ally, a young prostitute, who must rely on each other to survive the night while searching for…

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I Am Not Threatened By Phyno, Zoro Or Any Other Indigenous rapper – N!gga Raw

Nigerian Indigenous rapper, and self-acclaimed pioneer of Ibo-lingua Rap, Mr Raw, formerly known has Nigga Raw has made it known that he is in no competition with Phyno, Zoro, Ill Bliss and the rest of his tribe’s indigenous rappers.  According to him they have all paid homage and there is a mutual respect between all…

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OB Hot Flick: Seyi Shay X Runtown – Gimme Love (Lyric Video)

  Seyi Shay trending hit single “Gimme Love” which was produced by Sarz and features the amazing Runtown now has a super engaging  lyric video. The lyric visual sees the sexy pop diva dance up a storm bringing the lyrical content of the bop to life. The hotly anticipated official music video for the track is in works and will be premiered…

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Nigerian Footballer, Iheanacho, Dating Ex-BBN Mates, Nina and Khloe!

  Rumours has emerged that Nigerian International Footballer, Kelechi Iheanacho is dating both ex-bbn mates, Nina and Khloe. Although it remain rumours at this stage, but according to reports culled from Stelladimokokurkus.com, Kelechi, who plays topflight football in the English premier league might be dating both ex-bbn mates. Fingers are crossed though. Read full gist…

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“I’m sorry I didn’t make it” – M.I Apologies To Tosin Bucknor, After Missing Her Tribute

Legendary Nigerian rapper, M.I Abaga has come out to apologise to the late OAP, Tosin Bucknor and her family, after missing the Tribute evening organised for her. . He acknowledged that writing his tribute on the social media wouldn’t mean as much as rendering it in person, but “it’s the least I can do” he…

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Nigerian Actors, AY and Omoni Oboli, Star In Hollywood Christmas Animation

Christmas just got a lot merrier as two of Nigeria’s biggest movie stars Ayo ‘AY’ Makun and Omoni Oboli have been unveiled as part of the elite voice cast of the movie “Elliott: The Littlest Reindeer” featuring Josh Hutcherson (Hunger Games) and Hollywood greats Morena Baccarin (Deadpool 1&2, Homeland), top comedian and ventriloquist, Jeff Dunham and…

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