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October 16, 2017 10:55 AM Here’s Why This Statue Of Fela Is Headless

In celebration of Afrobeat maestro, Fela Anikulakpo Kuti whose 79th posthumous birthday was on Sunday 15th October, the annual Felabration reached its climax yesterday. The Felabration festival was conceptualized to remember the iconic musician and political activist. It is a weeklong series of events that includes workshops and concerts. Twenty years 87

August 22, 2017 10:09 AM NBC bans Davido, Olamide and 9ice's songs, declares them unworthy to be broadcast

Songs by popular musicians Davido, 9ice, and Olamide have been banned by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC). The songs have been banned from being aired on all local radio and TV stations. The songs banned include If (remix) by Davido, Wo and Wavy Level by Olamide, and Living Things by 9ice. The artistes involved are yet to react to this latest 20

August 3, 2017 2:16 PM Charlie Boy tasks Nigerian youths on nation building

Popular musician and a former President of the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria (PMAN) Charles Oputa a.k.a. Chalie Boy has charged Nigerian youths to take their rightful place in nation building. Charlie Boy gave this charge, on Thursday, in Makurdi, the Benue State capital, during the formal launch of his project tagged, “Our Mumu Don Do” in Benue 20

July 28, 2017 8:46 AM Weekend Playlist: The Best New Music From Davido x Young Thug x Rae Sremmurd, D’banj, FELA aKUsTIc & More

At the end of every week, we highlight the cream of the crop in music and round up the best tracks and music videos that came across our desks in a Weekend Playlist for you. Follow our Songs You Need to Hear This Week playlists on Spotify and Apple Music to get immediate updates every Friday and read about some of our weekend selections ahead 28

July 7, 2017 1:01 AM Lagos jazz series quintet to perform at Cape Verde JazzSal

THE Lagos Jazz Series Quintet will jet out of the country for Sal, Cape Verde to perform at this year’s Cape Verde JazzSal, which opens on Saturday, July 8. Sal is one of the ten islands that make up Cape Verde. The trip to JazzSal, ignites a musical exchange programme between the two festivals. This exchange has been described by some music experts 21

June 29, 2017 10:35 PM Media set ablaze as Phyno, KCee blast Hushpuppi over fake watch troll

The social media has been set ablaze as the Malaysian-based Nigerian rich boy, Ray Hushpuppi who is well-known for his lavish lifestyle and love for Gucci, has been caught drowning in a troll which he started and which has got him a reward in his own coin when the shadded ‘King of the East’ Phyno, and KCee returned back, in multiple folds, some verbal 26

June 27, 2017 3:02 PM Nathaniel Bassey – Olowogbogboro feat. Wale Adenuga (Prod. by Rotimikeys)

Nathaniel Bassey, pioneer of the hottest praise and worship online session at the moment – Hallelujah Challenge has taken a further step by releasing a song to accompany the session. The title of this one is “Olowogbogboro” and if you are familiar with the whole Instagram session, it won’t sound strange to you. Nathaniel, a graduate of Politics and International 27

June 22, 2017 7:01 PM Wyclef Jean Announces New Album Carnival III: The Fall and Rise of a Refugee on Legacy Recordings

Marks 20th Anniversary of Classic Album The Carnival , an extension of Legacy Recordings, to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Carnival and the 10th anniversary of the Carnival II. e than just an album. It's a celebration of what I love about music: discovery, diversity and artistry for art's sake... It's about putting music together that will outlive 27

June 10, 2017 11:04 AM For Labour’s Corbyn, strong result turns defeat into victory

LONDON — Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn lost Britain’s election, but his beaming smile and enthusiastic thumbs’ up the morning after was the demeanor of a man who knew he was nevertheless the winner. The party piled on votes and gained more than 20 new seats in Thursday’s election. It fell short of victory, but managed to frustrate Prime Minister 28

June 9, 2017 3:32 AM Africa Fashion and Cultural Week 2017 ’ll standout – Diana Tambe

The Federal Capital Territory, Abuja will play host to the first edition of Africa Fashion and Cultural Week (AFCW) from Wednesday July 12 to Friday July 15, 2017. Organised by Tozali magazine, the brains behind Africa Fashion Week Amsterdam (AFWA), the event will showcase designs and cultural creations from 32 participants drawn from Africa, Europe 15