Arts & Entertainments

BBNaija 2020: Vee slams Dorathy 

  The atmosphere in the Big Brother Naija, BBNaija 2020 house appears to be getting tense every day. Just on Tuesday night, Lucy and Erica engaged in a heated argument which had both housemates hurling insults at each other. The tension has continued as Vee picked on Dorathy for disrespecting housemates including her. According to Vee, Dorathy […]

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Personal journey to rediscovering values

Book title: The Last Flight: A Personal Journey to Rediscovering Values Author:  Dapo Akande Publisher:  Ceenai Multimedia Ltd, Gbagada, Lagos Year of publication: 2017 Pages: 160 Reviewer: Maureen Ihonor       “T he Last Flight” is a book that touches on many cogent issues bedeviling the Nigerian society. It is replete with numerous anecdotes […]

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Arts, culture imperative for development – Oshodi

S eyi Paul Oshodi is a Lagos based creative artist, curator and multi-media consultant of note. Following his passion for the creative arts and commitment to “raising the creative industry stake and deepening the untapped resources that are embedded within the country and beyond through producing and raising arts, culture and tourism contents”, he established […]

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BBNaija 2020: Why I didn’t have sex with Kiddwaya – Erica

  Big Brother Naija housemate, Erica, on Tuesday, said she did not have sex with Kiddwaya because of the camera installed in the house. Erica, who won the Head of House title, will be spending the week at the HOH lounge with her deputy and love interest, Kiddwaya. During the workout session at the arena […]

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Former WWE star, Kamala, dies at 70

  Former WWE wrestler James Harris has died, aged 70. Harris, who performed as ‘Kamala’ and was also nicknamed the ‘Ugandan Giant’, took on wrestling Superstars including Hulk Hogan, The Undertaker and Andre the Giant during a career which spanned more than 20 years, reports The Evening Standard. The 6ft 7in star made his WWE debut in 1984, quickly […]

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P-Square’s former manager, Howie-T, is dead

Bayo Odusami, popularly known as Howie T in the entertainment industry, former manager of the music group, P-Square, is dead. New Telegraph learnt that Howie-T, who has been battling a stroke for over four years, died on Saturday morning. Before his death, he was a notable disc jockey (DJ), rocking fun-lovers at Enter The Dragon […]

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HABIBAT JINAD: Acting in English movies is stressful compared to Yoruba films

Delectable actress Habibat Jinad is one of the rising stars in the Yoruba section of Nollywood. In this interview with YUSUFF ADEBAYO, she discusses her acting career so far, the extent of her influence on her 14-year old son’s decision to become an actor and her brief stint in the central Englishspeaking film industry.   […]

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Passion for music made me choose UNILAG over staying in Cotonou –Mmzy

An exciting young new act to watch out for, Mmzy, whose real name is Akachukwu Emmnanuel Uche, is set to make an impact in the Nigerian music terrain in the months to come. Signed to Kerae Records, he has a few singles to his name along with plans to release an EP later this year. […]

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Adekunle Gold: Simi’s apology over homophobic comments has nothing to do with his LGBT magazine cover

Nigerian singer, Adekunle Gold has come out to defend his wife, Simi, over her LGBT comments gone wrong. The music star in a post shared via his Twitter page said he doesn’t hate or discriminate against anyone irrespective of their life choices. “I’m not a person who supports any kind of hate, period. I don’t […]

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Firm appoints Nollywood actress as brand ambassador

Friska Farms Limited, producers of Friska Herbal Teas, has appointed one of Nigeria’s top actors and TV presenters, Ariyiike Owolagba (aka Ariyiike Dimples), as its brand ambassador. The appointment reinforces Friska Farms’ aim to promote a sustainable and healthy lifestyle for everyone, with a vision to be the leading African organic lifestyle promoter by providing […]