Nigeria’s Helen Oyeyemi Wins PEN America Literary Award

By: Adeola Ogunrinde Helen Oyeyemi recently won a PEN America Literary Award 2017. She won the prize for an exceptional book-length work of literature by an author of color published…

Army Jails Soldier for Assaulting Nollywood Actress

The Nigerian Army has jailed one Pvt. Suleiman Olamilekan to 28 days with hard labour for allegedly assaulting a Nollywood actress, Ebere Ohakwe. Col. Aminu Iliyasu, the Army’s spokesman, 6…

Seyi Law Insists on Carrying out Protest on Feb. 6

Even since the announcement by music star Innocent Idibia a.k.a. 2Face backing out of the highly-celebrated February 6th protest in Abuja and Lagos, Nigerians, his fans and colleagues have been…

Toyin Aimakhu’s Ex, Seun Egbegbe, in Trouble Again, Detained over $60,000 Fraud

By: Olajide Toriola The popular film maker and ex-lover of Nollywood star Toyin Aimakhu, Seun Egbegbe, has been detained at Area H Command, Ogudu, for allegedly defrauding some bureau de…

Harrysong, Manager, Arrested Again in Lagos

IT seems all are still not fine between both Harrison Tare Okiri (Harrysong) and his former record label, Five Star Music, even after both parties had issued reports on what…

Some Celebrities to Boycott Tuface’s Anti-Govt. Protest

Some Nigerian celebrities, say they will boycott the planned anti-government protest by award winning musician Innocent Idibia (Tuface), also known as 2baba. Tuface, the African Queen crooner recently took to…

Police Arrest, Release Pop Singer, Harrysong in Lagos

Pop singer Harrison Tare Okiri popularly called Harrysong was reportedly arrested yesterday in Lagos, by men of the Nigeria Police Force in connection with the lingering face off between him…

2Face Idibia, Other Stars to Protest Against Buhari’s Policies

Innocent Idibia popularly known by his stage name 2baba has revealed that he will be embarking on a nationwide protest against the policies of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration among others.…

Tonto Dikeh ‘Back to School Project’ Begins, Targets 1,000 Children

The Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh-Churchill, has continued to show her love for children as she embarks on providing educational needs such as books, uniforms and school fees. Targeting 1, 000 indigent Nigerian…

Ambode to Grow GDP, Promote Talents through One Lagos Fiesta

Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday revealed plans of his administration to leverage on the vast economic opportunities in entertainment, tourism and arts sectors, among others to grow the…