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Minister inaugurates beauty pageant for ‘curvy women’ to lure tourists

Minister inaugurates beauty pageant for ‘curvy women’ to lure tourists

Minister of State for Tourism in Uganda, Mr Godfrey Kiwanda, has inaugurated a beauty pageant for “curvy women” in a bid to boost the tourism earnings of the country. Kiwanda unveiled the pageant, titled, ‘Miss Curvy Uganda’ on Tuesday. While [...]

February 6, 2019 entertainment
James Ingram Dies Of Brain Cancer At 66

James Ingram Dies Of Brain Cancer At 66

She tweeted, “I have lost my dearest friend and creative partner James Ingram to the Celestial Choir. He will always be cherished, loved and remembered for his genius, his love of family and his humanity. I am blessed to have [...]

January 30, 2019 entertainment
Davido

Davido threatens man who scammed him of 5 million

Popular Singer, Davido has sent ‘death threats’ to a man who allegedly scammed him of £10,000 (roughly 5 million naira) and he has placed an “unusual kind” of bounty on his head. He posted the man’s photo and used slur [...]

January 24, 2019 entertainment
chris-brown

Cocaine found in Chris Brown’s hotel room ‘was not his’ —Lawyer

French police probing rape claims against American R&B star Chris Brown found cocaine and cannabis in his Paris hotel suite, his lawyer said Wednesday while denying that the cocaine belonged to the singer. Brown’s French lawyer, Raphael Chiche, confirmed that [...]

January 23, 2019 entertainment
Soul E Baba

Soul E Baba: I was in love with Queen Ure but we never married

Singer-turned-cleric, Emmanuel Okosi, popularly known as Soul E Baba’s life has been characterised by controversies. Top on the list was his romance with Queen Ure, a lady believed to be older than him. Meanwhile, Ure’s marriage to Pastor Silas Briyork-Newman [...]

January 20, 2019 entertainment

Forbes Names Kylie Jenner America’s Fifth Richest Celebrity

21-year-old Kylie Jenner has impressed on the mind of many that she is not the little girl that many first knew from her family’s hit reality show, “Keeping Up With The Kardashians”. Not only has she become a mother but [...]

December 19, 2018 entertainment

Watch: Burna Boy Walks Out On Interviewer After Calling Kenyans “Peasants”

Burna Boy Walks Out On Interviewer After Calling Kenyans “Peasants” It seems that OluwaBurna is not a favourite in Kenya. Damini Ogulu (with the stage name Burna Boy)’s statement might have come back to haunt him. His reference to Kenyans [...]

October 22, 2018 entertainment

Ace comedian, Baba Sala, is dead

Veteran Nigerian comedian, Moses Olaiya, popularly known as Baba Sala, is dead. He was 81 years old. One of his sons, Emmanuel Adejumo, aka Boisala ,announced his demise in the early hours of Monday. “My Daddy is gone. Finally gone [...]

October 8, 2018 entertainment

High expectation as Lagos hosts second beer festival

In order to consolidate on the gains of the economic and tourism capability garnered at the maiden edition, Lagos State is set to excite fun-loving residents by hosting the second edition of Nigeria Beer Festival from September 25 to October [...]

September 18, 2018 entertainment

26-year-old Nigerian highest paid robotics engineer in the world

A 26-year-old Nigerian, credited for building the world’s first gaming robot, Silas Adekunle, has become the highest paid in the field of robotic engineering. Adekunle achieved the feat after signing a new deal with the world’s reputable software manufacturers, Apple [...]

September 18, 2018 entertainment

Linda Ikeji’s Baby J Is Finally Here

Popular online blogger, Linda Ikeji has finally given birth to a baby boy she calls Baby J. A name given to him long before he was born. She gave birth in a hospital in Atlanta and announced it via her [...]

September 17, 2018 entertainment

#AMVCA2018: Omotola, Odunlade, Falz, Ali, others win

The 6th annual Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards ended on Saturday with some of Nigeria’s biggest movie stars bagging major awards in their respective categories. They include Omotola Jalade- Ekeinde, Odunlade Adekola, Ali Nuhu, Femi Adebayo, and a host of others. Nigerian [...]

September 2, 2018 entertainment

Kids, teenagers showcase inventions at Lagos Tech Expo

Kids and teenagers aged 5-16 showcased some of their inventions at the Young Inventors Tech Expo 2018. The event was organised by the Young Inventors summer camp 2018 Centre for Tech in Lagos on Friday. The Tech Expo which was [...]

September 1, 2018 entertainment

See The Full List Of AMAA Nominees

The African Movies Academy Awards 2018 Nominations Party nomination list is out. Check out the full list: EFERE OZAKO AMAA 2018 award for Best Short Film Dem Dem – Senegal/Belgium Zenith – Cameroun/USA It Rains on Ouga – Burkina Faso In Shadows – Kenya [...]

August 4, 2018 entertainment

Omarosa to release ‘explosive’ account of White House stint

Former reality TV star Omarosa Manigault Newman is releasing a book next month containing an “explosive” account of her brief tenure in Donald Trump’s White House, her publisher said Thursday. “UNHINGED: An Insider’s Account of the Trump White House,” will [...]

July 26, 2018 entertainment

11-Year-Old Kid From Nigeria Creates Hyperrealistic Drawings, And The Result Will Blow Your Mind

Meet Kareen Waris Olamilekan (also known as Waspa), an 11-year-old artist from Lagos, Nigeria, who is quickly gaining international recognition for his life-like drawings. This talented young man is currently studying at Ayowole Academy of Arts, calls himself a “bitty [...]

July 21, 2018 entertainment

Osinbajo’s daughter, Kiki shares her feelings about Tiwa Salvage, Wizkid ‘love’

kiki Osinbajo, daughter of Vice president Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has shared her feeling on the relationship between superstar singers, Wizkid and Tiwa Salvage. The Vice President’s daughter who shared pictures of the two singers on stage at the Afro Republik [...]

May 30, 2018 entertainment

LOOK: Wale Music Video “Staying Power” Has Phyno And Chief Obi Star On It

American rapper who prides in his Nigerian roots, Wale,  has released visuals for his song, Staying Power (which we predict to be a hit). In the video we see Phyno the Indigenous fire rapper and comedian Chief Obi. Something that might just be cooking. Enjoy! [...]

March 23, 2018 entertainment

Osinbajo’s daughter’s traditional wedding holds in Aso Rock [PHOTOS]

The traditional wedding of Oluwadamilola, daughter of Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo and Oluseun Bakare took place on Friday. The event held at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. In attendance were family members, friends, relatives and top government officials. Damilola [...]

March 16, 2018 entertainment

Oscar 2018: Full list of winners

Here is the full list of winners of the the 90th annual Academy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel. Actor in a Supporting Role Willem Dafoe, The Florida Project Woody Harrelson, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Richard Jenkins, The Shape of [...]

March 5, 2018 entertainment

Ben Enwonwu’s legendary ‘African Mona Lisa’ painting smashes estimates with $1.7 million price

A long-lost portrait of a Nigerian princess dubbed the “African Mona Lisa” sold at auction in London on Wednesday for £1.2 million (1.4 million euros, $1.7 million), exceeding estimates and setting a record for the artist. The 1974 painting of [...]

March 1, 2018 entertainment

How 400-year old Nigerian language inspired Black Panther

400-year old Nigerian language known as Nsibidi has been revealed as the inspiration for one of the two languages in ground breaking Marvel fiction, Black Panther. The movie's production designer, Hannah Beachler recently made this known in a report by [...]

February 26, 2018 entertainment

Daddy Freeze criticises ‘Black Panther’, says Nigerians being swindled

Daddy Freeze has criticised the popularity of high grossing movie, Black Panther despite all the positive reviews. Freeze on his Instagram page described the movie as being overhyped and as a money making venture on Blacks, especially Nigerians, by the [...]

February 23, 2018 entertainment

Why Nigeria deserves the insults it gets from other countries – Waje

Nigerian singer, Aituaje Iruobe, popularly known as Waje, has described Nigerians as wicked, manipulative and deceitful people, adding that they deserve the insult they get from the rest of the world. The singer took to her Instagram page, Friday morning [...]

January 19, 2018 entertainment

Adamawa Queen emerges Miss Nigeria

Adamawa state queen, Mildred Ehiguese, has emerged as the new Miss Nigeria at the beauty pageant concluded on early on Friday at the Eko Hotel and Suites , Victoria Island in Lagos State. Ehiguese replaces Chioma Obiadi who represented Anambra [...]

December 22, 2017 entertainment
Russian Bride

Where to Look for a Decent Girl in the Modern World

Many people will say that you can meet a decent girl anywhere. Of course, in fact, they are right. Men get acquainted with girls in different places and with different intentions. And the phrase “with different intentions” plays the most [...]

November 30, 2017 entertainment
Uche Maduagwu

Actor Maduagwu blasts BankyW, Adesua for spending so much for their wedding

Nollywood Actor, Uche Maduagwu has blasted singer, Banky W and actress Adesua Etomi for holding a lavish wedding. Recall that the wedding between Banky W, and Adesua held on Sunday. Maduagwu today took to his Twitter account to criticize the couple’s [...]

November 23, 2017 entertainment
Miss Nigeria, Chioma Obadi

Miss Nigeria, Chioma Obadi reveals her type of man

Miss Nigeria, Chioma Obadi has revealed the type of man she would love to marry. The beauty queen in an interview with Punch said her husband must be God fearing and smart.       She said “I think love [...]

November 21, 2017 entertainment
Senator Dino Melaye

Dino Mobbed, Chased Out Of Kabba Nov 04, 2017

Angry Kogi West youths, today, mobbed and chased Senator Dino Melaye out of the venue of the ongoing Kabba Day.     Melaye, representing Kogi West in the Senate, got the shocker when he joined other dignitaries for the celebrations [...]

November 4, 2017 entertainment

Wonder baby with ‘healing powers’ delivered in Ondo

The birth of a ‘wonder boy’, simply referred to as ‘Daddy Samuel’, in Akure, the Ondo state capital, has turned the residence of his parents into a sort of miracle healing centre. People from far and near have been besieging [...]

November 3, 2017 entertainment