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Who Wins BBNaija As Reality Show Ends Tonight

Who Wins BBNaija As Reality Show Ends Tonight The question now is who wins the ultimate prize of this year’s Big Brother Naija, the popular television reality show, which comes to an end today. The 99 days show which started on June 30, 2019 has five finalists and the world cannot wait to see who emerges the winner at...... more

BBNaija: N60m Up For Grabs • As 4th Edition Kicks off June 30

BBNaija: N60m Up For Grabs •	As 4th Edition Kicks off June 30   A handsome N60 million is up for grabs in the Fourth Edition of the BBNaija which kicks off on June 30. According to the Chief Executive Officer, MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe, the increase in the prizes of the fourth edition was the significant improvement of the show as compared to...... more

BBNaija Returns With Season IV • To Hold In Nigeria

BBNaija Returns With Season IV •	To Hold In Nigeria Big Brother Naija ( BBNaija), a soar away Africa’s reality TV show, is billed to make a return soon with Season IV. But this time, the Big Brother House will be located in Nigeria.  The Nation reports that the Chief Executive Officer of MultiChoice Nigeria, Mr John Ugbe disclosed this at...... more

R. Kelly denies abuse allegations in documentary

R. Kelly denies abuse allegations in documentary American music super star, Robert Kelly has denied abuse allegations labelled against him. His attorney on Friday called a new documentary series about the R&B singer a “for-profit hit piece,” and said the latest accusations of abuse by the Grammy-winning musician were a “complete fabrication.” The six-hour documentary “Surviving R. Kelly,”...... more

Winners emerge in the Maltavator Challenge Season 2

Winners emerge in the Maltavator Challenge Season 2 Six people emerged at the Malta Guinness sponsored Maltavator Challenge Season 2, last Saturday at the Indoor Sports Hall of the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos. The six contestants topped 14 others to emerge victorious at the Grand Finale of the Maltavator Challenge, after emerging finalists from their regional auditions, namely;...... more

Seun Kuti’s Black Times album gets Grammy nomination

Seun Kuti’s Black Times album gets Grammy nomination Black Times album, a work by afrobeat musician, Seun Kuti and his Egypt 80 band, has been nominated for 61st Grammy’s best world music album. The youngest son of late Fela Anikulapo-Kuti will be contesting the category with four other nominees: Bombino – Deran, Fatoumata Diawara – Fenfo, Soweto Gospel Choir...... more

Reekado Banks severs ties with Mavin Records

Reekado Banks severs ties with Mavin Records Talented Nigerian singer, Reekado Banks, has parted ways with Don Jazzy’s Marvin Records. The 25 year-old singer, whose real name is Ayoleyi Solomon, announced his departure from Mavin Records on Instagram, with an emotional note. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Reekado Banks thanked Don Jazzy for the opportunity...... more

Calabar Carnival to host over 30 countries

Calabar Carnival to host over 30 countries Participants are expected from more than 30 countries to the 2018 Calabar Carnival. Chairman, Calabar Carnival Commission who made the revelation said the carnival will also host 25 states from Nigeria. According to Gabe Onah, the 32-day annual street party which kicked off yesterday will be an opportunity to tell the...... more

Transparency has been our watchword - Emeka Rollas

Transparency has been our watchword - Emeka Rollas President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Emeka Rollas Ejezie has stated that transparency is one word they do not toil with at the guild of actors. Rollas stated this on Tuesday afternoon at the News Express 6th Anniversary Lecture and Economic Stakeholders’ Forum  theme: Transparency – Bedrock of Sustainable...... more

Marvel Comics creator, Stan Lee Dies At 95

Marvel Comics creator, Stan Lee Dies At 95 Legendary comics creator, Stan Lee, the cultural icon responsible for many of Marvel Comic’s most popular superheroes in comic books and movies, has died at the age of 95, an attorney for the Lee family told the Associated Press, according to Shreveporttimes.com reports. Lee was declared dead Monday at Cedars-Sinai Medical...... more

After One Board Meeting, Koffi Says COSON, Will Run Outfit

After One Board Meeting, Koffi Says COSON, Will Run Outfit Music star, Koffi Tha Guru who recently joined the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) Board has heaped praises on the organization’s way of doing things.  Koffi who replaced the rub – a – dub master, late Ras Kimono,  described his first Board meeting as “very encompassing”.  He also went on to...... more

Spice Girls reunite for tour in June

Spice Girls reunite for tour in June British pop band the Spice Girls would reunite for a British tour next June, the group said on Monday, without mentioning whether Victoria Beckham would take part. “Breaking Spice news,” the band said on Twitter. “Tickets on sale Saturday 10.30am.” Formed in 1994, the group racked up album sales in the...... more

Tonto Dike, others nominated for ‘Her network’ 2018 awards

Tonto Dike, others nominated for ‘Her network’ 2018 awards Nollywood actress, Tonto Dike was among several other female celebrated personalities unveiled for the 2018 Her Network Woman of the Year (HNWOTY) Awards. The awards which returns for a second edition on December 2, 2018, provides an avenue where women are celebrated for their achievement. Every year, HNWOTY celebrates outstanding women...... more

Nollywood to promote the Agenda 2063 of the African Union

Nollywood to promote the Agenda 2063 of the African Union The Nigerian movie industry, popularly known as Nollywood, is set to promote the Agenda 2063 of the African Union (AU). The National President of Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Mr Emeka Rollas Ezejie stated this over the weekend during a stakeholders’ interactive session that comprises members of the acting community and...... more

DEFAMATION: COSON lawyer demands one billion naira from NCC DG

DEFAMATION: COSON lawyer demands one billion naira from NCC DG Mr. James Ononiwu of Whitedove Solicitors, lawyers to Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON), Chief Tony Okoroji and other senior staff of COSON, has on behalf of his clients demanded the sum of one billion naira from the Director-General of the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), Mr Afam Ezekude, for allegedly making several...... more

Neymar, girlfriend split again

Neymar, girlfriend split again Brazil football star and Paris Saint Germain forward, Neymar Jr has ended his relationship with Brazilian actress Bruna Marquezine once again, Marquezine said at a gala event in Brazil. The pair has had an on-off romance over the past six years but Marquezine revealed they had gone their separate ways again...... more

Michael Jackson’s ‘Bad’ tour jacket for auction

Michael Jackson’s ‘Bad’ tour jacket for auction Michael Jackson’s black “Bad” jacket that the singer wore on his first solo tour is going up for auction in November and could fetch up to $100,000. Julien’s Auctions said on Friday that the jacket, which Jackson signed on the back with a silver permanent marker, was worn throughout the singer’s...... more

Int'l film festival to start in Istanbul on Friday

Int'l film festival to start in Istanbul on Friday International Bosphorus Film Festival will begin in Istanbul on Friday to see the competition of nearly 90 films from across the world. The 6th International Bosphorus Film Festival was put into practice with the supports of Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism and Anadolu Agency is the Global Communication Partner of...... more

King of Boys hits the screens

King of Boys hits the screens King of Boys, a new work from film maker, Kemi Adetiba, will hit all cinema houses from October 26, 2018, following its premiere in Lagos on Sunday. The premiere was held at the IMAX Cinemas, Lekki, Lagos. The premiere attracted some of the cast and crew of the film such Adesua...... more

Racial injustice: Rihanna rejects Super Bowl offer

Racial injustice: Rihanna rejects Super Bowl offer Rihanna has turned down an offer to perform at a Super Bowl halftime show because she supported former National Football League quarterback Colin Kaepernick and his protest against racial injustice. US Weekly and other reports cited an unnamed source as saying that the NFL and broadcaster CBS Corp “really wanted Rihanna...... more

Uganda president renames visiting Kanye and Kim West

Uganda president renames visiting Kanye and Kim West Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni's office says he has given US rapper Kanye West, who changed his name to Ye last month, the Ugandan name Kanyesigye, which means "Ï trust". Museveni has also given the rapper's wife, Kim Kardashian, the name Kemigisha, which means "the one with blessings from God", his office...... more

Actors urged to invest in the block-chain revolution

Actors urged to invest in the block-chain revolution The national President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Mr Emeka Rollas Ejezie, has called on entertainers to invest in the block-chain revolution to empower and reward creativity. Mr Ejezie made the call during a meeting with stakeholders of the industry, at Virginrose Resort, Victoria Island, Lagos, to introduce the...... more

Suge Knight bags 28 years jail sentence for man slaughter

Suge Knight bags 28 years jail sentence for man slaughter Former rap mogul and co-founder of Death Roll Records, Marion “Suge” Knight has been sentenced to 28 years in prison for manslaughter. Knight’ sentence was passed by a Los Angeles courtroom on Thursday in a case that dates back 2015, The former rap mogul ran over a man with his pickup...... more

Police charge Cardi B for assault

Police charge Cardi B for assault New York rapper, Cardi B was on Monday charged with assault and reckless endangerment over an ugly brawl in a strip club that injured a female employee. New York police authorities say the 25-year-old star was in the Angels Strip Club in Queens on August 29 when someone in her group...... more

Bill Cosby gets up to 10 years for sexual assault

Bill Cosby gets up to 10 years for sexual assault Bill Cosby was marched out of court in shackles on Tuesday after a judge branded him a “predator” and sentenced him to between three and 10 years in prison for sexual assault, capping the downfall of the once-beloved comedian known as “America’s Dad.” Cosby, 81, was found guilty in April of...... more

Cosby faces possibility of 10-year prison sentence

Cosby faces possibility of 10-year prison sentence 81-year-old Bill Cosby may be looking at the possibility of spending 10 years in prison, a reduction from its potentially 30 years jail sentence after prosecutors and defence attorneys agreed to merge the three counts of his conviction into one for sentencing purposes, according to media report. Prosecutors asked a judge...... more

Anita Ukah wins MBGN 2018

Anita Ukah wins MBGN 2018 Twenty three years old Anita Ukah representing Imo State, has been crowned winner of the 2018 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN) pageant. The award which came to an end last night, saw miss Ukah, a graduate from Igbinedion University in 2016 emerging as the new queen.  With her victory, Anita...... more

Emmy Awards 2018: The winners in full

Emmy Awards 2018: The winners in full The Emmy Awards which held at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, showcased biggest winners and typical of every awards events the razzmatazz that go with it. Kenan Thompson and Kate McKinnon kicked off proceedings. Newton was awarded best supporting actress in a drama series for her role in Westworld.  Matthew...... more

Jay Z dethrones Diddy in 2018 Forbes highest paid list

Jay Z dethrones Diddy in 2018 Forbes highest paid list After holding the title of the highest paid hip hop acts for three consecutive years, Diddy has now fallen to number 2 slot leaving the bragging rights of the World’s highest paid hip hop acts to Jay-Z, according to Forbes latest release. According to the release, Kendrick Lamar, Drake and J....... more

Davido reacts to EFCC freezing of Adeleke’s family accounts

Davido reacts to EFCC freezing of Adeleke’s family accounts Nigeria music sensation and multiple award-winning popstar, Davido, on Friday reacted on social media to reports that the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) allegedly froze seven accounts belonging to members of his family, the Adelekes. Many say the EFFC purported freezing of the accounts is not unconnected with Senator Ademola...... more

 

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