Entertainment

AFRIMA gives July 30 deadline submission for AAMA award

By Seun Agboola, Lagos The International Committee of AFRIMA has reiterated that there will be no extension after the deadline in July 30, 2016 for entries into All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA tagged “AFRIMA 3.0”.

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Iyanya set to launch new record label, album 

By Seun Agboola, Lagos The Kukere music crooner, Iyanya has stated that he is set to have a revamp this year, with new moves to spark his career with a new record label and album.

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Emeka Ike moves to stop judge from giving verdict on divorce case

A popular Nollywood actor, Emeka Ike has informed a Lagos Island Customary Court that he had filed an application before a High Court restraining the lower court from hearing the divorce suit filed by his estranged wife, Emma.

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Davido, Seyi Shay and Praiz to grace teen’s choice awards

By Seun Agboola, Lagos Top artistes are set to thrill Nigerians and foreign visitors at the 5th edition of the Nigerian Teens Choice Awards billed to take place in Abuja in August.

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FG mourns, says Bukky Ajayi, an iconic thespian who left her mark

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The Federal Government through the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has described late broadcaster and actress, Hajia Zainab Bukola Ajayi as an “iconic thespian” who left her mark in the nation’s creative landscape.

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Strike: Ngige, Kachikwu set to meet PENGASSAN, NUPENG

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja  Two members of the Federal Executive Council, Minister for Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige and his counterpart in the Ministry of Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu have been dispatched to meet with the organized labour in the petroleum industry. 

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Bukky Ajayi, veteran Nollywood actress dies at 82

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos One of the veteran female faces in the Nigerian film industry, Hajia Zainab Olubukola (Bukky) Ajayi has passed on.

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Court orders Onyeka Onwenu to pay Okoroji N5m for defamation

A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja on Thursday ordered singer, actress and politician, Onyeka Onwenu, to pay the sum of N5 million as damages for defamation of character to Chairman, Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON), Tony Okoroji.

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Yeni Kuti set to marry long time lover at 55

By Seun Agboola, Lagos Yeni Kuti, the first daughter of late Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti turned 55 last month and the ‘icing on her cake’ that day was a ring of commitment given to her by her long term lover and partner, Theo Lawson .

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How I was asked to cheat at beauty pageant, says Yvonne Jegede

By Seun Agboola, Lagos Nollywood actress Yvonne Jegede has talked about a beauty pageant organizer who tried to impose a candidate on her after calling her to be the chief judge of the pageant.

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