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Activist Sunday Igboho Storms Osogbo for Yoruba Nation Rally
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Activist Sunday Igboho Storms Osogbo for Yoruba Nation Rally

Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo popularly known as Sunday Igboho, on Saturday afternoon May 15, stormed Osogbo the capital of Osun State to demand the creation of Oduduwa nation. Igboho stormed the capital city with many of his supporters in his convoy.
Nigerian tweeps celebrate Mavin Records at 9
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Nigerian tweeps celebrate Mavin Records at 9

Nigerians have taken to Twitter to celebrate Mavin Records, as the popular record label clocks nine years in the music industry. Mavin Record Boss, Michael Collins Ajereh, popularly known as Don Jazzy, announced on Twitter that the record label was nine years old as he shared a video that depicts the growth of Mavin Records. Alongside the video, his caption read, “Mavin is 9 years today. Thank you guys for all the love and support over the years. We are so grateful. Love always.”   The announcement created a buzz as Nigerian tweeps sent their congratulatory messages to celebrate the record label.           (more…)
Nigerian Rapper Zumzy Dies after Posting “Had too Much Potential. Good night world.”
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Nigerian Rapper Zumzy Dies after Posting “Had too Much Potential. Good night world.”

Up and coming Nigerian rapper, Michael Ozumba Uchemba, popularly known as Zumzy Brown, has died after suffering an asthmatic attack. Zumzy Brown was, until his death, a 300 level student of Political Science at the Veritas University, Abuja. He was said to have been rushed to Wuse General Hospital on Tuesday, May 4, after the attack but didn't survive it. Before he died, he wrote on WhatsApp status: "Had too much potential. Good night world." There are also screenshots of messages purported to be from him to his girlfriend.  In it, he's seen declaring his love for her and asking her to forgive him if he's ever worried her. Friends have gone on Facebook to mourn him.
Should we give you a movie or tv series – Actors Aki and Paw Paw
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Should we give you a movie or tv series – Actors Aki and Paw Paw

Looks like veteran comic actors, Osita Iheme and Chinedu Ikedezie popularly known as Aki and Paw Paw, are planning to doing movies together. The veteran actors graced the screens of many Nigerians with their comic relief movies.   They stopped filming together for a while but are gearing up to come back to our screens as a duo.   Osita first gave the hint when he threw the challenge at Chinedu on his Instagram page. He wrote ''@chineduikedieze How far Edu? Just over here soliloquising. I just the see Dm and old clips everywhere. Guess is time to answer the call of nature and drop something. How you see am?'' Responding, Chinedu wrote ''ositalheme, this will be interesting ooo Should we give them a movie or series? Guys what do you think? Should we give you...
Baba Ijesha is so Despicable – Abike Dabiri-Erewa
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Baba Ijesha is so Despicable – Abike Dabiri-Erewa

The chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Arewa has reacted to the sexual assault allegations leveled against Nollywood actor Olarenwaju James popularly known as Baba Ijesha. Baba Ijesha was recently arrested by the Lagos state police command to allegedly molesting a minor. In a tweet posted on Thursday, April 29, Dabiri-Erewa attacked the accused actor, dismissing his plea for mercy in a now-viral video where he confessed to the crime. “So despicable! The act by Yoruba actor, Baba Ijesha, who defied a girl, at 7 years and later at 14 years! Who knows how many the pedophile could have damaged if he wasn’t caught,” Dabiri wrote. I sponsored the violence against person’s law. The penalty is nothing less than 14 years in prison. His plea, beggin...
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu Gifts Veteran Actress, Iya Awero, a three-bedroom apartment
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Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu Gifts Veteran Actress, Iya Awero, a three-bedroom apartment

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos state today March 24 gifted veteran Nollywood actress, Lanre Hassan popularly known as Iya Awero, a three-bedroom apartment. Disclosing this on Twitter, the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Gboyega Akosile, said the governor handed over the keys of the apartment to the actress as he commissioned, delivered, and renamed the LagosHoms, Igbogbo as Prince Abiodun Ogunleye Housing Estate, Igbogbo. Handing over the keys to her, Governor Sanwo-Olu said ''You don't need to celebrate them when they die. You can celebrate them when they are still alive. You can celebrate them when they are still alive. This our Nollywood star who has worked for over 30-to 40 years. She needs to be celebrated. Congratulations''
Nigerian Rapper, Eldee Explains why he Relocated to the U.S.
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Nigerian Rapper, Eldee Explains why he Relocated to the U.S.

Nigeria rapper, Lanre Dabiri, popularly known as Eldee the Don has explained why he left Nigeria and relocated to the United states of America. According to him, his physical, social, and mental health were the reasons he left the country. Eldee who moved to the U.S. with his wife and kids years ago, made the statement in response to singer Simi's tweet. Read the exchange below...
Lagos State Government Bans Okadas, Tricyles and Others  From Operating in Parts of the State
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Lagos State Government Bans Okadas, Tricyles and Others From Operating in Parts of the State

The Lagos State Government has banned the activities of motorcycle riders popularly known as Okada riders and tricycle riders in six Local Government Areas (LGAs), nine Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) and 10 major highways across the State. Also banned are ride hailing services, OPay and GOkada. The state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, who made the announcement at the State House in Alausa, said the measures were taken by the Government in response to “scary figures” of fatal accidents recorded from operations of Okada and tricycles in the State between 2016 and 2019. Omotoso said the lack of regard for the Lagos Traffic Laws by the Okada and tricycle riders had resulted in preventable loss of lives, adding that their impermissible movements on re...
Nollywood Actor, Sam Ajibola (SPIFF) is Engaged
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Nollywood Actor, Sam Ajibola (SPIFF) is Engaged

A Nollywood actor, Sam Ajibola popularly known as Spiff, is engaged to his woman, Sandra. He shared the news on his IG page this morning. He Posted photos of himself and Sandra then he wrote'   "S OULM AT E :I've always been big on the kind of Soul i would be spending the rest of my Life with as Forever is a Long time to be Miserable with the wrong person . At some point of my adolescence , It became a fervent prayer request when i figured i couldn't find you myself . God answered , and it didn't take long to confirm you as the woman of my Dreams , My Best friend & the very one that would complement me . I'm completely certain that i have made the Right choice with you because since we met I haven't spent a day without thinking of you (which is very rare of me) , and i ca...
Download mp3: Dbedrey Maine- Joy
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Download mp3: Dbedrey Maine- Joy

Raji Damilare Emmanuel popularly known as Dbedrey Maine, Who is well known for his back to back hits…. after the successful release of his 2nd single Success Story. He gives out this to his fans around the world this mind blowinh jam titled JOY. He is currently not under any label but he is running a personal label called Maine muzick Entertainment. The song, Joy was produced by BEBENLO DOWNLOAD AND SHARE BELOW_-_ DOWNLOAD
Why Simi ended relationship with her record label, X3M music
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Why Simi ended relationship with her record label, X3M music

Songster, Simisola Ogunleye popularly known as ‘Simi‘ will no longer be working with X3M Music. It has been confirmed by the music label that both parties have determined to not renew the contract following expiration of her recording contract. Recall that Simi was signed by X3M Music in 2014, where she soon became a star with her hit single ‘Tiff’ which earned her a Headies nomination. Her debut album for X3M (her career second) was released to local and international acclaim in September 2017, and named album of the year in 2018, by The Headies Awards. X3M Music, part of the X3M group, was founded in 2008 by Steve Babaeko, an advertising executive who is a notable music fan and enthusiast, and internationally-acclaimed writer. The final album of the wife of Adekunle Gold f...
Veteran Yoruba Actor, Alabi Yellow, Suffers Stroke after his wife’s Demise
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Veteran Yoruba Actor, Alabi Yellow, Suffers Stroke after his wife’s Demise

Veteran Yoruba actor, Samuel Oludayo Akinpelu, popularly known as Alabi Yellow, is dying of stroke as he appeals for public support. 62-year-old Alabi Yellow left acting years ago to writing literature book. The news of Alabi Yellow’s ill health was announced on Tuesday, March 26, 2018, by the Executive Chairman of Best Of Nollywood awards, Seun Oloketuyi. Oloketuyi announced that the actor, who was born has suffered a partial stroke shortly after the demise of his wife.
Several APC Members killed During Campaign Rally in Lagos
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Several APC Members killed During Campaign Rally in Lagos

Several APC supporters have been killed in ghastly motor accident that took place earlier today in Festac area of Lagos state. The incident happened during a campaign for the All Progressives Congress Senatorial Candidate for Lagos West, Solomon Olamilekan Adeola, popularly know as Senator Yayi. Three of the APC supporters have been confirmed dead as of the time of filing this report. It is not yet know whether anyone sustained any injury. The victims were in a vehicle moving in the convoy of the senatorial candidate when the accident happened.
Five years after, Reekado Banks and Don Jazy’s Mavin Records Part ways
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Five years after, Reekado Banks and Don Jazy’s Mavin Records Part ways

Singer, Ayoleyi Solomon, popularly known as Reekedo Banks has announced his departure from Mavin Records, a music company owned by Don Jazzy. Announcing his departure on Instagram today, the singer who celebrated his 25th birthday on Thursday, thanked Don Jazzy for the opportunity he gave him when he signed with the record label in 2013 along side Korede Bello and Di'ja. In his words; “Today I write in tears, not from a place of pain, but of joy and gratitude. A place of bliss and satisfaction because I am more than contented with how far this opportunity has brought me. The last five years have been the most blissful years of my career. The journey has been extremely wonderful and filled with the best experiences. “I’ve learnt that family is not just about blood ties but about t...
Gifty Shows Off her Wads of Dollars, Says Her Hobby is Counting Money
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Gifty Shows Off her Wads of Dollars, Says Her Hobby is Counting Money

Gifty who shared a video of her making a random count of her wads of dollars, wrote; Another One. Favorite Hobby Of mine(MM)….Hehehe?. ——————————————————————————-When You Are Blessed, You Are Blessed, No Matter What Is Being Said Behind You. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE HOBBY? Hard work pays View this post on Instagram Another One. Favorite Hobby Of mine(Making Money)….Hehehe?. ——————————————————————————-When You Are Blessed, You Are Blessed, No Matter What Is Being Said Behind You. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE HOBBY? ? #Alisha This is coming after the reality show star was shaded by Abinye David Jumbo popularly known as Mr 2kay, in his new song ‘money’. Mr 2kay who addressed their relationship in his song “Money” which was released off his recent album “ELEVATED”, said; ‘If you no love ...
My beard is my trademark – Woli Arole
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My beard is my trademark – Woli Arole

Nigerian comedian, Toyin Baiyegun popularly known as Woli Arole has revealed why he keeps his beards, saying it is his trademark. Woli Arole made this known during an interview with our Punch Nigeria, he owed his rise to the limelight to his luxuriant beard. He said; “My beard is my trademark. It is the first thing that my fans notice when they meet me for the first time.” The artiste, also claimed that his mother had a strong influence on his style of comedy, as he is on the verge of releasing a new comic movie titled, The Call. The movie, which has already been screened in Dublin, Ireland, has some of the most talented actors in the country on its cast. Speaking about the movie, the comedian said; “The movie tells the story of a young man who discovers by accident that he is gif...

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