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Nigeria music revenue to hit $86m in 2021 – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says Nigeria music revenue is projected to hit 86 million dollar (about N3.096 billion) in 2021, making it the biggest in Africa. The minister gave the projection on Thursday in Madrid,...

9ice showers praises on 3 persons as he clocks 40

Music star, Abolore Adegbola Akande aka 9ice, clocked 40 years on Friday. The hitmaker shared new photos of himself on his Instagram handle @ 9iceofficial. The Street Credibility crooner, in a message he posted, thanked three persons for being there...

Us vs Iran: Davido reacts to killing of Gen. Soleimani, blasts Trump

Nigerian popular singer, Davido has reacted to the killing of an Iranian General, Qassem Soleimani by the United States backed airstrike.The strike had killed Soleimani, who is the Revolutionary Guard General and head of the elite Quds Force, at...

NFVCB destroys pornographic, pirated movies

Confiscated movies and other unclassified products worth between N500 and N600 million have been destroyed by the National Film and Video Censor Board (NFVCB). The burning of the pirated works, which was carried out by the agency led by its...

Afghan radio station shuts down after threats over women presenters

A private radio station in Afghanistan has shut down after numerous threats from a suspected Taliban commander objecting women to work as presenters, officials at the radio station said on Monday. The incident comes as the Taliban are discussing...

Adebayo Salami, Kanran, Ijaduade Mourn Late Veteran Actor, `Dagunro’

Adebayo Salami, popularly known as `Oga Bello’ and other Nollywood actors, on Thursday mourned the late veteran actor, Fasasi Olabanke, a.ka. `Dagunro’ in Yoruba movies. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Dagunro died in the early hours of...

Popular Nollywood Actor, Dagunro Kicks The Bucket

One of the prominent Yoruba actors who consistently entertained movie lovers in the 90s, Fasasi Olabanke, has passed on. The veteran thespian, widely known as “Dagunro” (a fierce warrior in Yoruba etymology), acted mostly in epic plays that explored...

My Ex-Husband Not Only A Liar, He Lasts Just 40 Seconds In Bed ~ Nollywood Actress + Video

Prominent Nollywood actress, Tonto Dike, has described her husband, Churchill Olakunle, as not only a liar, but incapable of fulfilling a woman’s sexual desires. The Nollywood queen disclosed this in an interview with popular On Air Personality, Daddy Freeze, in...

‘Shazam!’ Holds Off Newcomers To Top Box Office Again

Warner Bros.’ lighthearted superhero tale “Shazam!” held on to top spot on its second weekend, taking an estimated $25.1 million as it kept a flurry of newcomers at bay, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations said Sunday. The family-friendly flick stars Asher...

TV Star Wendy William Seeks Divorce After 22 Years Of Marriage

Media personality, Wendy William has filed for divorce from her husband Kelvin Hunter after 22 years of marriage over “irreconcilable differences. The media personality served him the papers at the studio they both run together as host and manager under tight security just...

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Cross River rerun: INEC confirms kidnap, release of presiding officer

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed the abduction of the Supervisory Presiding Officer (SPO) in...

El Salvador general admits army carried out El Mozote massacre

A retired Salvadoran general on Friday acknowledged for the first time that the armed forces were responsible for a notorious 1981 massacre...

Imo guber ruling: We will push President Buhari, National Assembly to amend electoral law – APC

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has disclosed that the party will push President Muhammadu Buhari and...

Ogun government warns against farming in forest reserves

The Ogun government says it will no longer permit farming and erection of permanent structure in its forest reserves. The state Commissioner for...

2021: Governor Akeredolu dares APC to drop him and lose Ondo

Ahead of next year’s election governorship election in Ondo State, in which his position is being eyed by some interested party members,...