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  • Nyashinski nominated for MTVEMA and Sauti Sol can’t keep calm

    October 5, 2017 6:36 AM 13

    Kenyan musician Nyashinski has been nominated in the MTV Europe Music Awards for the Best African Act. The category which music group Sauti Sol bagged in 2014 has Nyashinski battling it out with Nigeria’s WizKid among other African artists. Sauti Sol took to social media to urge their fans to do it for Nyashinski like they did for them in 2014. Their

  • UC Irvine professor Ngugi wa Thiong’o a favorite again to win the Nobel Prize for literature

    October 4, 2017 8:54 PM 3

    UC Irvine professor Ngugi wa Thiong’o was among the betting favorites – yes, Ladbrokes lists the odds – for the Nobel Prize for literature. But the American singer/songwriter/poet received the honor to the delight of his fans and consternation of many who did not appreciate his apparent disregard for the prize’s traditions. Now the 2017 prize is scheduled

  • Taylor Swift leads MTV EMA nominations

    October 4, 2017 3:51 PM 13

    Taylor Swift has been nominated for six MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs), with Shawn Mendes following closely behind with five. The 27-year-old singer is up for Best Artist, Best Look, Best Pop, Biggest Fans, Best Video for Look What You Made Me Do and Best US Act. And Swift could make history at the SSE Arena, Wembley, in London on 12 November as the most awards

  • Lady shares the incredible story of a mad couple in her village (photo)

    October 4, 2017 12:10 PM 5

    A Nigerian lady identified as Olaide Olakiitan Oluwayemisi has shared the amazing story of a mad couple who lived together against all odds and achieved things some sane couples cannot achieve. The couple’s story was shared to charge all couples in Nigeria. Although no one wants to be mad, the love life of the couple has become an inspiration to many sane people

  • Amber Rose, rapper 21 Savage slam critics for shaming his support of feminist march

    October 3, 2017 9:56 PM 10

    Rapper 21 Savage and model Amber Rose clapped back at people who were hating on Savage for attending Rose's third annual Slutwalk in Los Angeles. Rapper 21 Savage and model Amber Rose attend the third annual Amber Rose SlutWalk in Los Angeles, California. Model Amber Rose and her mother Dorothy Rose hold signs during the third annual Amber Rose SlutWalk

  • BANTU release the official video to ‘Lagos Barbie’

    October 3, 2017 4:02 PM 22

    BANTU release the official video to ‘Lagos Barbie’ the first single off their new album Agberos International. The playful visuals follow a hair obsessed lady who unwittingly finds herself time travelling through several decades while trying to get her hair weave fixed. The video was directed by Bolaji Kekere-Ekun (37th State) and features actress Nengi

  • Venomous snake bites dad after nest of reptile's eggs and 15 MORE serpents discovered

    October 3, 2017 10:10 AM 2

    Footage of one of the reptiles shows the long black creature slithering through the grass at the man’s new home in Kirkby on Bain, Lincs, on Sunday (Sep 24). The man made the grisly discovery while clearing out his backyard, stumbling upon the serpents’ nest. And after clearing the mess, he woke up the next day to find two stinging purple bite marks

  • Dollarface: Checkout this young millionaire’s proposal to Tonto Dikeh

    October 3, 2017 4:54 AM 6

    According to a Nigerian millionaire simply identified as DollarFace, he says he’s ready to father Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh’s next child, and is sure it’s going to be a girl. Using a simple sentence curved together by ‘strong’ words, Dollarface professed love. His post reads, ”@tontolet I’m ready to father your next child, and I’m pretty sure its gonna

  • Celebrities Speak Out About Gun Control After Fatal Shooting in Las Vegas

    October 2, 2017 6:10 PM 5

    "Prayers are important but @SpeakerRyan @realDonaldTrump blood is on the hands of those who have power to legislate," Gaga tweeted to America's leaders. "#GunControl act quickly." Meanwhile, Moore tweeted out a way for her followers to participate in the movement to end gun violence. "I mourn this senseless loss of life. What will it take, #Congress

  • Nigeria: Fela Greater Than Wizkid

    October 2, 2017 8:01 AM 4

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