Category Archives: Entertainment

Burna Boy, Davido, Tems & More Land On 2021 MTV Africa Music Awards Nominees List

The MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) has announced its return for the first time in years amid the novel coronavirus pandemic alongside a staggering list of nominees for prestigious event. #MTVMAMAs, which is scheduled to be held on February 2, 2021 in Kampala, Uganda will be the first-ever live-streamed virtual MTV Africa Awards, the unit of ViacomCBS…

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Veteran Nollywood Actress Joke Muyiwa Graduates With A Ph.D.

Joke Muyiwa, who is popularly known for her outstanding performances in indigenous Nigerian movies is celebrating a great milestone. The Nollywood actress recently received her Ph.D. degree after finally defending her project, she revealed on social media on Thursday. In the Instagram post, Muyiwa who just climbed another rung in the academic world added that she…

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Kemi Adetiba’s “King of Boys 2” To Be Released As A Netflix Original

Nigerian filmmaker, Kemi Adetiba has disclosed that her much-anticipated movie sequel, “King Of Boys 2” will be a Netflix original. The first installment of the motion picture garnered several nods including veteran actress Sola Sobowale for her outstanding performance. Recall that it first showed at the cinemas before being made available for streaming on Netflix, however, the second will go straight to the…

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MOBO Awards 2020: Wizkid, Burna Boy & More UK Music Acts Win Top Prizes | See Complete List

On Wednesday, December 9, MOBO Awards made a huge comeback with a virtual ceremony, hosted by Maya Jama and Chunkz, live-streamed on YouTube and broadcasted on BBC One alongside highlights special on BBC iPlayer. The long-awaited UK’s biggest celebration of Black music reclaimed its power with a 90-minute spectacle that recognised the hottest new talent from around the…

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Nollywood Actress Eniola Badmus Speaks Out Against Body Shamers On Her Instagram

After receiving harsh comments about her appearance over and over again, Nollywood actress Eniola Badmus has taken to Instagram to address her body shamers and cyber bullies. The ‘Omo Ghetto’ star said she’s constantly bullied for being plus size, pointing out that a lot of people become depressed because of this and when they die, the best critics would do…

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Mr Eazi Unveils Plan To Allow Fans Buy Shares Of His Yet-To-Be-Released Music

Mr Eazi on Wednesday revealed plans that will grant fans the ability to buy shares on their favourite songs and own equity on them. The Nigerian singer who has always been an advocate for African equity participation in the African music ecosystem disclosed the latest innovation on Twitter, revealing that he’s looking to sell shares of his…

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Fashion Designer Odio Oseni Looks Incredible While Celebrating Her 50th Birthday

Odio Taiwo Oseni is celebrating turning 50 today alongside her twin! The fashion designer’s team at her womenswear label Odio Mimonet shared a series of photos on their official Instagram to celebrate the occasion. We would never guess she’s marking her golden jubliee birthday! They both look incredible. “Happy Golden Jubilee To Our Dearest Creative Director And Her…

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Davido Mourns His Personal Bodyguard Tijani Olamilekan In Heartfelt Tribute

Davido shared a moving tribute to his personal bodyguard Ogbeide Tijani Olamilekan also known as TeejayDMW who reportedly passed away on Tuesday 8, December 2020. The Afrobeats superstar posted on his Instagram photos of them together in several locations and wrote in the caption, please tell me I am dreaming … my Tj gone ? What imma do without you uncle Tj ehn ……

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Nigeria’s Eyimofe (This Is My Desire) Selected For 2020 Cairo International Film Festival

Barely a week after it won Torino International Film Festival’s Achille Valdata Award in Italy, Nigerian feature film, Eyimofe (This is My Desire) has again been selected for the 42nd edition of the Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF), which opened on December 2 and ends on December 10, in Cairo, Egypt. The film, which had…

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Burna Boy’s Onyeka’, Koffee’s ‘Lockdown’ & Amaarae‘s ‘Fancy’ Make Pitchfork’s 100 Best Songs of 2020

American online music publication, Pitchfork has unveiled its 100 Best Songs of 2020 and making it to the list are songs from Nigerian Afrobeats star Burna Boy, Ghanaian Alternative pop singer Amaarae, Jamaican reggae singer, Koffee, and Nigerian music star Burna Boy. Landing on the number 30 and 57 spots respectively, Amaarae’s single Fancy and Burna Boy’s Onyeka (Baby) from his latest album, Twice…

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