Arts & Entertainment
Dance-hall singer, Damini Ogulu a.k.a Burna Boy, has gotten a name for himself and this fame came with lots of money and million naira endorsement deals; however, it also comes with making hard decisions. Burna Boy’s mother, Bose Ogulu has been played the role of manager since his rise to fame from the start of his career, but the professional relationship between the two has evidently been terminated.
Burna overtly declared the new development on Twitter just a few minutes ago, stating that the time has come for his mother to be his mother and his manager to be his manager.
Award-winning rapper, Michael Ugochukwu Stephens popularly known as Ruggedman has climbed up the ladder of success, he has joined the Elite list of International Ambassadors for peace . He was nominated for an International Peace Ambassador by the Youth federation for world peace — an organisation in consultative status with the UN.
The German World Cup victory party did not get off the ground until Rihanna was in the building.
Rihanna touched down in Brazil penultimate Sunday to attend the World Cup 2014 final with Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium. The Bajan pop superstar was spotted lifted up her top after Germany’s Mario Gotze scored the winning goal in extra time.
If there is one man who is not really happy with celebrating Nollywood at 20, it is ace actor, Bimbo Manuel.
Bimbo Manuel says Nollywood at 20 celebration was uncalled for. According to the actor the “Nollywood at 20” celebration held back in January 2014 was out of place. The veteran thinks the celebration was simply stupid since, to him, Nollywood has existed way pass 20 and it is still a baby.
The actor also said he was disappointed with some actors in the film industry who think they have the right to do whatever they want for their own benefit.
Nigerian singer Olu Maintain has denied being a ‘Yahoo boy’ adding that he has no ties whatsoever with Internet fraud and scams attributing his riches to other non-music related activities.
The singer who got his break into the music scene with his single, ‘Yahoozee’ finds it difficult to believe that people would call him a ’yahoo’ boy, and doubt the legitimacy of his wealth.
Yemi Alade’s has premiered the video for her new song Tangerine which features Selebobo. The song is the official follow-up to smash hit Johnny off her upcoming debut album Kings Of Queens. The song which tells a tale of love that is wild, and sweet like a tangerine is directed by Clarence Peters. ‘Tangerine’ is a follow to her earlier hit, ‘Jonny’ which she cut while on her nationwide media tour, Effyzzie.
Media personality, Denrele Edun, has disclosed that he is really giving marriage some thought and may decide to settle down earlier than people think.
But the only challenge for the 31 years old Denrele is finding the right woman; a woman who would be as crazy as he is, wears high heels and feel comfortable in them; a woman who can carry out some crazy stunts in public, just like he does.
It was another win moment for Nigeria at the Black Entertainment Awards, BET 2014 as Davido emerged winner of the Best African Act. He was nominated alongside, Sarkodie, Mafikizolo, Diamond, Toofan and Tiwa Savage. An excited Davido took to his twitter handle to express his joy. @iam_Davido, “Thanks to all my fans. We won @BETAwards Best African Act 2014. So happy, time to party.”
Ghanaian actress Juliet Ibrahim has officially confirmed her break up with her husband Kwadwo Safo. After several rumours from fans, and denial by Juliet Ibrahim and former husband, the actress finally confirms her break up with hubby.
In a statement released, it has been confirmed that the actress is legally separated from her ex husband Kwadwo Safo.
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Afro-pop sensation, Mafikizolo, has given new meaning to its hit single: Ndihamba nawe, following the announcement that the group is MTN’s new brand ambassador. The duo, Theo Kgosinkwe and Nhlanhla Nciza, shot to fame after they released their iconic album self-titled Mafikizolo in 1997. Eight albums later, the group has won the hearts and minds of millions of music fans in South Africa and beyond.