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January 15, 2019 4:59 PM Alicia Keys to host 2019 Grammy Awards

Grammy award winner, Alicia Keys will be hosting this year’s Grammy Awards scheduled for Feb. 10. The `Girl on Fire’ songstress took to her YouTube channel to make the announcement on Tuesday. Keys, who has won 15 Grammys, posted it alongside the caption: ‘I’m soooo EXCITED to announce that I’ll be hosting the 61st Annual Grammy Awards! The 37 year old songstress 718

January 9, 2019 6:34 AM Salah named 2018 CAF African Footballer of the Year

Liverpool forward, Mohamed Salahm has been voted as the African Footballer of the Year for the second successive year. Salah won ahead of fellow nominees, Liverpool team mate Sadio Mane and Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, at the Confederation of African Football’s 2018 awards ceremony in Dakar on Tuesday night. The Egyptian edged the same two players 124

January 7, 2019 11:00 AM Golden Globes 2019: Full list of winners

The 76th Golden Globe Awards for movies and television, chosen by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association held yesterday at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California. The awards hosted by actors Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg witnessed a huge gathering of film and television industry heavyweights. The event honored the year’s best in movies and TV who were voted 96

January 6, 2019 9:18 AM Soundcity MVP Awards: Burna Boy speaks as he beats Davido, Wizkid

Popular singer, Burna Boy has reacted to his latest feat at Soundcity MVP awards on Saturday. Davido and Wizkid got one award each while Burna won Listeners Choice, Artist of the Year, Best Male MVP and Song of the year. The awards took place at the Eko Convention Centre of Eko Hotels, Victoria Island, Lagos. Burnaboy, reacting to the awards wrote on his Instagram 103

January 1, 2019 2:41 PM CAF unveils final three nominees for Footballer of the Year

Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang are all on the final shortlist for the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Player of the year Award. It will be the second year running, the trio battle it out for the prestigious prize. Salah claimed the honour last year and will be favourite again, following another successful first half of the season 87

December 13, 2018 1:29 PM Davido, Wizkid, Burna Boy dominate 2018 Soundcity MVP awards [See full list of nominees]

Nigerian artistes, Davido, Wizkid and Burna Boy have emerged with the most nominations in the 2018 Soundcity MVP Awards Festival. Wizkid is the most nominated artiste in most categories including Best Male MVP, Best Pop, Best Collaboration, Digital artiste of the year, Video of the year, Listeners’ choice, Viewers’ choice and African artiste of the year categories 80

December 8, 2018 7:13 AM Kendrick Lamar, Drake top 2019 Grammy nominees [See Full List]

The 2019 Grammy nominations have been announced, with hip hop artistes, Kendrick Lamar and Drake leading. Lamar bagged eight nominations, while Drake earned seven ahead of the 61st annual Grammy Awards. Boi-1da and Brandi Carlile earned six nominations apiece, while Cardi B, Childish Gambino, H.E.R., Lady Gaga, Maren Morris, Soundwave and Mike Bozzi 95

December 7, 2018 7:07 AM Kevin Hart steps down as 2019 Oscar’s host, gives reason

Popular Comedian, Kevin Hart has stepped down as host of the 2019 Oscars. This is coming two days after he announced he was hosting the 2019 Academy Awards on his Instagran page. On why he stepped down, Hart claimed he was pressured by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to apologize for past homophobic comments. On his Twitter page, he wrote 66

December 5, 2018 11:24 AM Kevin Hart to host 2019 Oscars

Popular American comedian, Kevin Hart has been announced as the host of the 2019 Oscars awards. The comedian took to Instagram on Tuesday to announce that he has been selected to host the 2019 Academy Awards for the first time. In the post, he wrote: “For years I have been asked if I would ever host the Oscars and my answer was always the same. “I said that it would 79

December 4, 2018 9:57 AM 2018 Ballon d’Or: Buffon reacts to Ronaldo’s absence after Modric won award

Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper, Gianluigi Buffon, has spoken up on Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo’s absence in Monday’s Ballon d’Or ceremony after Real Madrid ace, Luka Modric won the world top individual prize. Asked what he thinks of Ronaldo’s absence, Buffon said the Portuguese captain was free to decide what he wants to do in his life. “I think 68