Tag: entertainment

“pay as you go” – Corona Virus And Its Economic Impact On Nigeria’s Music Industry

The Corona Virus outbreak is having sweeping effects across the world; touching just about everything. One undeniable effect of this, is the economic crunch that is happening as a result of governments all over the world, recommending its citizens to stay at home. You might think the effects of the[Read More…]

Funke Akindele Bello and husband have been sentenced

Funke Akindele Bello and her husband Abdulrasheed Bello have been sentenced to 14 days community service. NewsWireNGR had reported earlier that the celebrity couple pleaded guilty to violating a government lockdown. They were arraigned at the Chief Magistrate Court 1 in Ogba, Lagos, on one count charge on Monday. They[Read More…]

Country Music Legend; Kenny Rogers Is Dead

The Rogers family has announced the death of country music legend Kenny Rogers Rogers passed away peacefully at home from natural causes under the care of hospice and surrounded by his family. He was 81 years old In a career that spanned more than six decades, Kenny Rogers left an indelible[Read More…]

Actor, Idris Elba Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Idris Elba is the latest celebrity to test positive for the coronavirus. He made the announcement Monday. “This morning I tested positive for Covid 19,” he wrote. “I feel ok, I have no symptoms so far but have been isolated since I found out about my possible exposure to the virus.” The Golden-Globe[Read More…]

Joey Akan: Nobody has anything against your tears – Let people rake in money

Investors Might Be Hard Players, But they aren’t the demons by Joey Akan Eat the rich…especially when they are putting money down for business.  It’s hard to be a Nigerian record label owner. There are very few reasons why anyone in their right minds would want to go into the[Read More…]

“Once a man raises his hand to hit you, he is going to do it over and again” – Mercy Aigbe says marriage is overrated

Actress and filmmaker, Mercy Aigbe, is of the opinion that marriage is overrated. Aigbe stated this while recounting her marital experience on her YouTube channel. She said, “Our mothers brought us up, as women, to take whatever our partners do to us. They tell us to take it because we want to[Read More…]

Police Special Fraud Unit arraign musician, Iyanya, for car theft

Men of the Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU) Lagos, has arraigned popular Nigerian musician, Iyanya Onoyom Mbuk, known as Iyanya, before the state high court sitting in Igbosere for alleged car theft. The police docked Iyanya before Justice Mobolanle Okikiolu-Ighile on a one count charge of stealing. The charge was[Read More…]

Simi Esiri And Dr Sid of MAVIN records Split After 5 Years Of Marriage

Simi Esiri has announced her separation from her husband and music star, Dr Sid, also known as Sidney Esiri, today (Sunday, January 26). See the statement issued below.. For months now, there have been speculations that the Esiris – Dr Sid and Simi have called it quits. But, there were no official statement[Read More…]

Breaking: TMZ is reporting Kobe Bryant has died in a helicopter crash

Kobe Bryant died in a helicoper crash in Calabasas Sunday morning … TMZ Sports has confirmed. According to the report, “Kobe was traveling with at least 3 other people in his private helicopter when it went down. A fire broke out. Emergency personnel responded, but nobody on board survived. 5[Read More…]

Four Years After, Is Rudeboy’s Success Vindicative Of His Decision To Go Solo?

P-Square, one of Nigeria’s favourite music duo, broke up in 2016 after a prolonged rift and social media squabble. Undoubtedly, they were Nigeria’s musical pride and joy, so even though we knew deep down that it wasn’t really much of our business, we all unashamedly waited for the juicy gists[Read More…]