Category Archives: Buzz

‘For Coloured Girls’: Red Carpet Glam- Waje, M.I, Kunle Afolayan, Seyi Shay & Ebuka Obi-Uchendu

The much-talked about Nigerian adaptation of the renowned play, For Coloured Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When The Rainbow Is Enuf, was staged in Lagos on June 15th at the Eko Convention Centre, Eko Hotel & Suites. Nigerian celebrities also came out in numbers to watch the play, including Waje, Toolz, M.I, Lamide Akintobi, Kunle Afolayan,…

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“We Did Not Ban ‘Half Of A Yellow Sun’” –Head NFVCB Affirms

Sigh of relief. “Half Of A Yellow Sun” isn’t ‘grounded’ afterall Mr.Caesar Kagho, Acting Head and Corporate Affairs of the National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) on Wednesday refuted claims that the adaption of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s book into a movie (of same title), “Half Of A Yellow Sun”had been banned. In a statement…

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The Review: Nigerian Adaptation Of ‘For Coloured Girls Who Have Considered Suicide’

The much-talked about Nigerian adaptation of the renowned play, For Coloured Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When The Rainbow Is Enuf, was staged in Lagos on June 15th at the Eko Convention Centre, Eko Hotel & Suites. Members of the all-star cast included Oreka Godis (Lady in Yellow), Carol King (Lady in Red), Funke Akindele (Lady…

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Nicki Minaj, John Legend, Jhene Aiko, August Alsina, Tiwa Savage, Ice Prince To Perform At The BET Awards

Tiwa Savage Some of Africa’s biggest names in African contemporary music are set to perform at the BET Awards in L.A for the first time. Nigerian singer-songwriter Tiwa Savage, South African Afro-pop duo Mafikizolo and Ghanaian hip hop artist Sarkodie will perform as part of the “Music Around the Globe”  presentation on Saturday 28 June.…

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Be Sickle Cell Smart! Behind-The-Scenes Photos & Official To Tunde Kelani’s ‘Dazzling Mirage’

Today, June 19th 2014 is ‘World Sickle Cell Day’. To create awareness on sickle-cell anaemiatoday, iconic Nigerian film-makerTunde Kelani releases the official trailer to the movie ‘Dazzling Mirage’. Dazzling Mirage, an entertaining love story, which also creates awareness and draws attention to sickle cell disorder. The movie sees some talented actors including Kemi Lala Akindoju,…

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Love, Sex & Money! Listen To Episode 1 Of ShugaRadioNaija Drama Series!

Breaking News Shuga fam! We’re excited to announce a brand new series of Shuga Radio! ShugaRadioNaija is set in the fictional rural location of “Chikota”, Nigeria and uses Shuga’s “edutainment” philosophy to tell the interlinked stories of a group of young students, their friends and families, as they try to figure out life, love, sex and emotions against…

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