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Court Adjourns Naira Marley's Trial To Thursday

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A Federal High Court in Lagos on Wednesday adjourned until Thursday, the continuation of trial of a musician, Azeez Fashola (a.k.a. Naira Marley), who is facing fraud and theft charges.

The Lagos State Film and Videos Censors Board (LSFVCB) has on Tuesday apprehended 30 sellers of pirated films in a clampdown in Lagos. Mr. Dele Balogun, the Executive Secretary of the board made this known in a statement saying the arrest was in collaboration with security agencies, after a week-long raid on pirated film outlets across eight local government areas in the state.

Former Big Brother Naija Housemate Venita

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Big Brother Naija Housemate, Venita Akpofure has photoshoot yesterday with former housemates, Ike Onyema, sir Dee, Seyi and Elezonam. In their photo shoot, Venita was actually having fun, leaning and clinging in all the ways that made the pictures come alive.

Nigerian Media Mogul, Mosunmola 'Mo' Abudu has chaired the 2019 International Emmys Gala, for the 47th Emmy Awards in New York City, making her the first African to chair the event. Vigil360 reported Abudu's appointment as the chair of this year's Emmys Gala, saying the EbonyLife TV CEO was elected as Director of The International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

Don Jazzy Follows In Tyler Perry Footsteps, Unveils MAVIN HQ

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Few months after legendary American actor, writer, producer, director and comedian, Emmitt Perry Jr (Tyler Perry) opened his groundbreaking studio, Nigeria's foremost label owner, producer and singer Michael Collins Ajereh (Don Jazzy) has opened his own newly built multimillion naira studio in Lagos.

AFRIMA2019: 2Baba & Awilo Longomba Receives Special Recognition Awards

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The 6th edition of the African Music Awards (AFRIMA) which was held at the Eko Convention Centre, Eko Hotels & Suites, in Victoria Island, Lagos, recognised and honoured veterans and deserving professionals in the African music space.

Naira Marley, Teni, Davido, others Feature In Youtube Rewind 2019

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A host of Nigerian artist featured in this year Youtube annual year-in-review ranging from comedians, musicians and tv shows like the Big Brother Naija’s Finale.

Buhari And Aisha Celebrates 30th Wedding Anniversary

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, 2nd December 2019 celebrated his 30th wedding anniversary with his wife, First Lady, Aisha Buhari.

Nigerian 'Afrobashment' music star, Afeez Fashola a.k.a Naira Marley has delighted his Malian fans at the opening ceremony performance at the Access the Star' concert held in Lagos. Welcomed by the mammoth crowd at the Ikeja City Mall, venue of the event his fans were hailing as all of them were screaming to the top of their voices on sighting him, as they danced to his many songs.

Fireboy DML Drops Debut Album “Laughter, Tears & Goosebumps”

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YBNL sensational act Fireboy DML, after hitting the industry with singles like “Jealous” and “What If I Say” has finally put his mark by releasing his album.

35 Countries To Participate In 2019 Calabar Carnival

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On Wednesday, 27th November 2019, Carnival Calabar Commission informed that they are expecting delegates from 35 countries and 20 Nigerian States to participate in this year’s Calabar Carnival.

Davido Celebrates 27th Birthday

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Social media users especially twitter has taken time to celebrate Nigeria's music icon David Adedeji Adeleke (born November 21st, 1992), better known by his stage name Davido.

Google Celebrates Buchi Emecheta On Her Posthumous Birthday

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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

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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.