Arts & Entertainments

I’ve a different perspective to life now –Toyin Abraham

Nollywood actress, Toyin Abraham, has shared her thoughts about life. The mother of one alongside many social media users was shocked by the sudden death of Pastor Ituah Ighodalo’s wife, Ibidunni. Taking to her official Instagram page, the actress said that the past few days have got her rethinking and reflecting on life in a […]

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Rapists should be castrated, says Toyin Adegbola

Toyin Adegbola, a Nollywood star, has recommended castration as an appropriate punishment to address the recent rise in spate of rape cases in Nigeria. The veteran actress, 59, spoke on the subject when she featured on ‘Parrot Xtra Hour on Radio,’ a Space FM Ibadan’s programme. Conversations about rape have dominated social discourse since after […]

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Jaybytee: Another dancehall star on the rise

Fast-rising singer and songwriter, Obiajulu Kachikwuru Okeyokafor, better known as Jaybytee, is out with his explosive dancehall music. The jaw-breaking vibes according to industry observers is in a class of its own, given the quality of the lyrics and production which is not found anywhere in the country at the moment. According to Jaybytee whose […]

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New NBC Code: Some provisions are unworkable, some even unconstitutional –Okoroji

Chairman of Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON), Mr. Tony Okoroji, has described as unenforceable some of the provisions in the broadcast code recently released by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC). Okoroji made his view known on his Twitter handle, @Tonyokoroji. In the tweet, the copyright activist said some of the intendments of the new code […]

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Over new drama series on StarTimes excites movie lovers

Movie lovers across the country can have a huge sign to be excited as TV entertainment provider, StarTimes, has introduced fresh drama series to excite its subscribers with the best TV viewing moments. The new series, Black Money Love and Bridges of Love, air on Novela E Plus.Both are in addition to thrilling series, like […]

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Ogaga Sakapide: How I arranged Chike’s classic album, ‘Boo of the Booless’

Top notch Nigerian music critic, A&R Executive, Ogaga Sakapide, who has worked with top Nigerian music stars and recently a part of fast rising music sensation, Chike’s debut album, ‘Boo of the Booless”, has shared his experience putting the body of work together. “To be honest, Chike did the heavy lifting which is writing and […]

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Kannywood: Censorship, Religious Resistance and the Battle for the Soul of Cinema in Northern Nigeria

Since the industrialization of filmmaking in Northern Nigeria in the 90s, Kannywood, the region’s answer to the southern Nollywood has been faced with more challenges than one. Sitting atop the heap is its constant conflict with censorship laws, Islamic promulgations and Hausa culture which in itself is heavily influenced by Islam. The three entities ably […]

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New NBC code will kill pay Tv industry, says Irokotv boss

    Jason Njoku, Chief Executive Officer of popular entertainment television channel, IrokoTv, has described the 6th Nigeria Broadcasting Commission (NBC) Code as a regulation that arose from the incompetence of dark forces and will kill the country’s pay television industry.   Njoku made his view known in a series of tweets on Wednesday. The code […]

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My new project “Afro” will blow everyone away – Singer, Mapatricia

Afrobeats sensation, Mapatricia born Mamuyoviw Frank, Mapatricia Ohwerhi, has barely been on the music scene for more than a year but already creating his own kind of vibes, and stamping his footprint on the landscape.   He has dotted the lines of the musical terrain with three singles already, namely; Money Biz, Light and Demoh. […]

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Fashion not complete without beauty, style – Onyeuka

Sophia, CEO, Sophie Couture While there is no absolute authority on what fashion entirely constitutes there is a consensus of sorts that true style comes from an understanding of how to master basic beauty and fashion trends and tasks. According to Onyeuka Sophia Anwuli, the Chief Executive Officer of Sophie Couture, a foremost Nigerian brand […]