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Nigerian singer, Aramide Sarumoh popularly known as Aramide has been confirmed among music personalities to be inducted into the Washington DC Chapter of the Recording Academy Governing Board of the Grammys. The Afro-soul singer took her twitter handle @AramideMusic to announce her latest achievement.

Finally, Naira Marley Bail Granted

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Weeks after he was granted bail, Nigerian musician Azeez Fashola a.k.a Naira Marley has been released from prison custody after perfecting his bail condition. The news of his release was brokered by the artist brother via his Instagram page.

Maleek Berry Makes Jimmy Fallon Tonight Debut

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British-Nigerian music producer and singer, Maleek Berry alongside Goldlink on Tuesday made an appearance on NBC talk show 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' to promote their new musical projects.

BBNaija Season Four To Premier On June 30

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The highly anticipated fourth season of the Big Brother Naija reality show will premiere on June 30.

Uche Ogbodo Denies Going Under The Knife Amidst Backlsh From Nude Photos

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Following reactions that trailed the publication of nude photos to commemorate her birthday, Uche Ogbodo has denied claims that she underwent plastic surgery to enhance her physique.

Again EFCC Goes After Naira Marley, Asks Mastercard And Visa To Produce Transaction History

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In a bid to gather more evidence, solid enough to secure conviction, the EFCC is asking Mastercard and Visa to furnish it with information about the last five transactions on some credit cards recovered from Naira Marley, a popular Nigerian musician.

Veteran Yoruba Actor, Dagunro Passes On

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Loved by both young and old fans of the Southwest region and the Country in general, Fasasi Olabankewin, popularly known as Dagunro, a veteran actor in the Yoruba movie industry is dead. From the information available, the actor had been dealing with an undisclosed ailment in the last few years.

Censor Board Admonish Youths Against Pornography, Violence

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The National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) has on Monday urged Nigerian youths against watching and sharing negative contents including pornographic, violent and unwholesome videos on the internet.

I Never Dated Ubi Franklin - TBoss

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Former Big Brother Naija reality TV star, TBoss has debunked the insinuation that she has had an intimate affair with the CEO of Made Men Music Group (Triple MG), Ubi Franklin.

Forbes Names Jay-Z Richest Musician In The World

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American music mogul, Jay–Z was on Monday named by Forbes as the richest musician in the world.

Kanye West Speaks On Struggle With Bipolar Disorder

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Popular American rapper, Kanye West has opened up about his struggle with bipolar disorder. Kanye, who has been campaigning against the stigmatization of people with mental health issues, opened up in the new season of David Letterman’s Netflix show, “My Next Guest Needs No Introduction.”

Pattinson Replaces Reeves And Warner Bros In "Batman"

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Reports have emerged that Hollywood actor, Robert Pattinson is set to play the Batman role, replacing Matt Reeves and Warner Bros. The actor is in negotiations to play “The Batman” in Matt Reeves’ forthcoming superhero film, which will hit the theatres June 25, 2021.

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

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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'.

Over 20 shops filled with artworks were destroyed in the fire at the Abuja Arts and Craft Village Friday night, Mr Kanayo Chukwumezie, president of the African Arts and Cultural Heritage Association (AACHA) said. Chukwumezie told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Abuja that the disaster caused a loss of over N400 million. “We have not ascertained the cause of the fire.

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Award-winning Nigerian sci-fi writer Nnedi Okorafor has announced that she’ll be writing an eight-page comic for Marvel’s forthcoming Venomverse anthology, slated to come out in September 2017.