Naira Marley floats record label, o Marlian Records, signs four artistes

On December 30, 2019, Nigerian rapper, Naira Marley, commenced his performance at the maiden edition of his headlining show, ‘Marlian Fest.’   During the first set of his performance, he announced his new record label, Marlian Records. He said: “I want to use the platform to announce my new record label called Marlian Records and it’s for you all (points to his fans, the Marlians).   Any of you that has talent can come through.”   After that announcement, he then gave the platform to his new new acts, Zinoleesky,…

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Step into 2020 with immaculate white sofa

Deborah Ocheni     Is there any better way to step into the New Year than introducing white, a colour of purity into your décor? White furniture could be perfect base or a grand statement piece when it is worked well into any area of the home.   White is such a clean and crisp palette with endless possibilities of beauty and charm. Using a white furniture such as white sofa in your living room this new year will bring you an overall freshness that is undeniable.   Whether it’s…

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No difference between Pastor Ashimolowo, Fatoyinbo –Timi Dakolo

The last has definitely not been heard of ‘COZAGATE’ involving Busola, the wife of a famous singer, Timi Dakolo and the fashion-savvy cleric, Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo, despite that the suit filed by the Dakolos was dismissed on November 14, 2019.   While there’s a subsisting dismissal from the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Court 12, sitting at Bwari, Abuja, the case filed by Busola Dakolo against Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA) was dismissed and the court also awarded costs of N1,000,000 against Busola…

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More palazzo jumpsuit in 2020

Deborah Ocheni   Palazzo jumpsuits again? Yes, it has been predicted by style caster that wide-leg, loosefitting, flowing jumpsuits that were extremely popular back in the ’60s and ’70s will have a huge view this year. Palazzo jumpsuits are cute and trendy, but they are not exactly the easiest things to wear. Getting the correct length is tricky, choosing the right fit is crucial, and not to even talk about how they leave you fully naked when you need to use the bathroom. Well, don’t let that intimidate you from…

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Khafi takes Gedoni to grandmother in Ekiti

Former Big Brother Naija housemate, Khafi, has paid her grandmother a New Year visit in Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, with her fiancé, Gedoni Ekpata. Khafi shared a picture of herself with grandma on Instagram on Thursday with Gedoni in the background.   “Happy New Year from me and mine to you and yours. May this year bring blessings upon blessings for all of us,” she said. While appearing to be getting along with Khafi’s family, Gedoni also shared a picture with the grandmother on Instagram. Gedoni proposed to Khafi on Christmas…

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Google honours Amaka Igwe on 57th posthumous birthday

Late Nollywood filmmaker, Amaka Igwe, has been honoured with a Google Doodle on her 57th posthumous birthday. Google Doodle is a special, temporary alteration of the logo on Google’s homepages intended to commemorate holidays, events, achievements and notable historical figures. The doodle went live on Thursday in honour of late Igwe’s contributions to Nollywood. Igwe also owned Top Radio 90.9 Lagos and Amaka Igwe Studios.   She was recognised as one of the second-generation filmmakers who helped begin the video film era of Nigerian cinema while she was a prominent…

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Reasons Paul Okoye’s ‘Audio Money’ should be Nigeria’s Best Music Video of 2019

Paul Okoye of the defunct music group, PSquare, has proven beyond doubts he’s not a flash in the pan. Music enthusiasts and pundits have always known this too, anyway. Little wonder he’s had some nice songs in his repertoire in 2019, but none, in message, drama and aesthetics beat the music video he released on September 23, 2019, dubbed ‘Audio Money’.     This assessment isn’t according to commercial success of the song and video or how much views it could garner in its first day of release.   Typical…

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My dancing career started in primary school –Brief Daddy

Widely known as Brief Daddy and with features in a number of popular and trending music videos like Skibbii ft. Reekado Banks, Naira Marley’s “Soapy” and “Totori” by ID Cabasa featuring Olamide and Wizkid among other music videos. He spoke to ROSEMARY NWOSU in this interview.     What personal details about you do you think many people don’t know? Well, not many people know my name is Ibiyemi Oluwatobiloba Samuel but I am widely known as Brief Daddy. I was born in Lagos and also brought up in Lagos.…

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No boyfriend to spoil me this Christmas, DJ Cuppy laments

Ifeoluwa Florence Otedola popularly known as DJ Cuppy, has lamented about not having a boyfriend to spoil her this Christmas. The Disc Jockey took to her Twitter handle to share her frustration about not being in a relationship. Cuppy has been recently rumoured to be in a relationship which Nigerian/ British boxer, Anthony Joshua. The duo had sparked relationship rumours when the sportsman visited Nigeria, a few months to his rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr. – whom he later won to retrieve all his titles. Cuppy was in Joshua’s company…

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BBNaija’s Gedoni, Khafi engaged on Christmas Day

This year has been full of unexpected events and we have definitely learned that the American singer, Rihanna, is right; we find love in hopeless places. As we all know, Khafi and Gedoni, housemates of the 2019 BBNaija began to have a thing in the house. Upon exiting the house, they continued their relationship. Many people seemed to be of the opinion that Gedoni was a ‘player’ and unserious and that the relationship was not going to last or head anywhere. Well, look at God now, it is leading to…

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