Category Archives: Spotlight

Supermodel Naomi Campbell Is Advocating For Black Models In Vogue’s Newest Issue

Naomi is Vogue’s November issue cover star and we all know the result of that is a mind-blowing magazine spread fit for the trailblazing supermodel. The British superstar, who became the first Black woman to cover French Vogue in 1988, opened up about her decades long career of defying the odds and experience advocating for Black models. “I…

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Full Text Of President Buhari’s Broadcast On The Security Situation Of Nigeria

On Thursday October 22, President Muhammadu Buhari addressed the current situation of security in the country in a nationwide broadcast after receiving a detailed briefing from security chiefs. Read the full speech below: “Fellow Nigerians, It has become necessary for me to address you having heard from many concerned Nigerians and having concluded a meeting with all the…

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#EndSARS: Burna Boy Joins Demonstrations Protesting Lekki Genocide In London

Burna Boy has thrown his weight behind #EndSARS protesters in the United Kingdom marching against the killing of Nigerians fighting against police brutality. The singer was spotted joining demonstrators in London on Wednesday October 21. According to photos circulating online, the Grammy nominated artist was seen donning a bomber jacket and beret as he addressed protesters outside of the Nigerian High Commission.…

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Beyoncé Breaks Silence On #EndSARS, Reveals How She’s Supporting Protesters

Beyoncé has shared a message supporting Nigerians and the #EndSARS movement  amid the anti-police brutality protests across the nation. The 39-year-old global entertainer took to her Instagram on Tuesday night October 20 calling for the end of rogue police unit know as the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). She also disclosed details of what she’s doing to help amid reports that multiple protesters were…

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Dakore Egbuson-Akande’s Birthday Bash Was An Intimate Star-Studded Affair — See The Photos!

Dakore Egbuson-Akande had the best 42nd birthday party ever! The Nollywood actress celebrated her birthday with all her closest friends and management at The Blowfish Hotel over the weekend In Victoria Island, Lagos. Dakore was spotted rocking not just one, but two bold looks including a neon powersuit and tulle-print ensemble for the dinner while having a good time with…

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Campaign: Henri Uduku Presents Pandemic-Inspired Collection Tagged “HU:MAN”

The coronavirus pandemic has affected all aspects of life and provided inspiration for designer Henri Uduku‘s new collection titled “HU:MAN”. This season, the urban Nigerian-based brand is “inspired by and explores the use of pastel colours to express muted emotions and blunted feelings amplified by the restrictions imposed during the global pandemic.” The campaign follows…

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Can We Just Sit & Appreciate Idowu “Mama Rainbow” Philips Turning 78 In Grand Style

They don’t make them like they used to. Luckily we have national treasures such as Idowu Philips aka Iya Rainbow around to remind us both of how it was then and how good it can still be now. The Nollywood veteran of stage and screen turned 78 today and she’s celebrating in epic style. Posing for a…

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Yomi & Grace Makun Celebrate Their Wedding Anniversary: ‘3 Years Of Unbreakable Bond’

Happy anniversary, Yomi Casual and Grace Makun! The couple celebrated their 3rd wedding anniversary on Wednesday October 14 by posting sweet tributes to one another on Instagram. “3 years of God’s faithfulness, 3 years of selfless friendship, 3 years of unbreakable bond.” she writes. “I celebrate you @yomicasual HAPPY WEDDING ANNIVERSARY TO US MY WORLD.…

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Padita Agu Celebrates Turning 40 With Sexy New Instagram Photos

Padita Agu is saying goodbye to her 30s! Celebrating her 40th birthday on Tuesday October 12, the actor extraordinaire and producer took to Instagram to show off stunning new photos. In portrait shots, Agu looks sassy as she poses in denim, while in another she flaunts her curves in a bodysuit. “PADITA! 20 years an ACTOR. 40 years a WOMAN. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO…

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Burna Boy Named One Of TIME Magazine’s 2020 “Next Generation Leaders”

Afrobeats star Burna Boy is Nigeria’s first silver selling artist who can now add ‘generation leader’ to his list of accolades. On Friday, TIME magazine announced that the 29-year-old hitmaker was one of their ‘2020 Next Generation Leaders’ as he’s featured in the prestigious magazine. Within the article, the ‘African Giant’ singer opens up changing the narrative of Africa. “The real Africa…

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