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Former Hollywood producer, Harvey Weinstein has on Monday been found guilty by a New York Jury and convicted of first degree sexual assault and third degree rape, making the once powerful Hollywood executive face potential life in prisonment.

Rapper Olamide Seals A Joint Venture Deal With Empire Distribution


Legendary Nigerian rapper and serial entrepreneur, Olamide Adedeji has taken to his twitter handle to announced that his label, YBNL Nation has signed a joint venture deal with Empire Distribution on the 18th day of February 2020. Empire Distribution is a San Francisco based company founded by Ghazi Shami in 2010, with offices in New York City, London, and Atlanta.

Burna Boy Among The "International Male Solo Artist" Contenders In The 2020 BRIT Awards


Nigerian afro-fusion star, Burna Boy was nominated for the ‘International Male’ category alongside Bruce Springsteen, Dermot Kennedy, Post Malone and Tyler, the Creator.

Actor Jussie Smollett Faces 6 New Charges


American Television Actor, Jussie Smollett has on Tuesday been indicted on six new charges for disorderly conduct and lying to the police over an alleged racist and homophobic attack in Illinois, Chicago last year.

Famous Nigerian rapper, Ice Berg Slim, who once had a romantic affair with Ghanaian actress, Juliet Ibrahim, has called on fans to ask the latter to desist from painting him black following their failed relationship. The US based rapper, who surely must have had enough of the backlash, posted on his Instagram page that people should leave him alone because he didn’t commit a crime by cheating on his ex-lover.

Popular Nigerian Afropop singer, Ajibola Olumuyiwa Danladi, known in the entertainment industry as Danny Young, has blamed Nigerian fans for the upsurge of crap music in the country saying artistes should not be held responsible.

World's Oldest Man Chitetsu Watanabe Dies

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Japanese man, Chitetsu Watanabe, who was recently named the world's oldest living male has died at the age of 112.

Nigerian Film Industry "FilmOne" Begins Production

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Following the launch of the one million dollars film fund with China’s Huahua Media and South Africa’s Empire Entertainment, the Nigerian production and distribution company, FilmOne has reportedly begun production. According to a news report, FilmOne in 2019, declared that it be partnering with Nigeria's Corporate World Entertainment and Huahua on the first co-production between the two countries. 

Nay-Sayers Thought We Won’t Make It In Music – Nice

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An entertainer and also singer, Abolore Akande, who have a stage name as “Nice” said at the beginning of his music carrier, many thought he was just a joker who is bound to fail.

90s favourite sitcom 'Friends' is reuniting for an untitled and unscripted HBO Max Special, WarnerMedia announced on Friday. According to the company, the original cast members including Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry and David Schwimmer will return to the original stage 24 of the Warner Bros Studio in California, where the original show was made.

Oscar 2020 : Donald Trump Mocks Oscar Parasite Win

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President of United States Donald Trump has sneered at 2020 Oscar organizers for awarding best picture to Parasite, a South Korean film, amidst tension between the US and the "Korean Nations”.

Highlife Icon Victor Olaiya Has Passed Away

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Veteran highlife musician, Victor Olaiya died at the age of 89 after a brief illness at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) on Wednesday.

Golden Globes 2020: Joaquin Phoenix Wins Best Actor For Joker


Joaquin Phoenix won a Golden Globe for best actor in a motion picture drama on Sunday night at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif for his role as Joker in the titled Movie.

Google Celebrates Buchi Emecheta On Her Posthumous Birthday


Giant search engine, Google on Sunday celebrated Nigerian novelist BuchiEmecheta with its Doodle on what would have been her 75th birthday.Google Doodle is a special, temporary alteration of the company'slogo on its homepages and is intended to commemorate holidays, events, achievements and notable historical figures world over.

Chinua Achebe’s “Things Fall Apart” Ranked 5th on BBC’s 100 Stories that Shaped the World


Nigerian literary giant, Chinua Achebe’s novel “Things Fall Apart” has been ranked top 5 of BBC’s The 100 Stories that Shaped the World. According to BBC culture, a poll was conducted with about 108 authors, critics, academics, journalists and translators across 35 countries to nominate five fictional stories that have influenced history.

The incredible painting of Ile-Ife princess by Ben Enwonwu, Adetutu Ademiluyi, known as Tutu, gets an auction of £1, 205,000, four times more than expected. The Nigerian masterpiece, initially declared missing was found in a “modest north London flat” recently.
In naira terms, it was sold for N508, 358, 301, an African record. The painting, ranked by arts collectors with Mona Lisa, was done by Nigeria’s renowned artist late Ben Enwonwu in 1974.

Following comments by fans on the old fashion style of popular Nigerian singer, Simi, the 'Joromi' crooner has come out to clear the air on her fashion sense. The singer in an interview granted on Monday said instead of dissipating energy on fashion, she was focused on making good music for her teeming fans and music lovers.

Popular Nollywood actor, Abdurasak Adewale Sokoti has taken to the social media to commend star actress, Funke Akindele for her efforts toward taking Nollwood to the global community with her selection as a member of the cast billed to prosecute a yet-to-be released Hollywood movie titled 'Avenger: Infinity Wars'.