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July 4, 2018 6:32 AM What President Macron’s visit means to Lagos – Ambode

Governor of Lagos State, Akinwumi Ambode on Tuesday said that the visit of the President of France, Emmanuel Macron to Lagos will usher in a new dawn. Ambode made the remark while speaking at the Afrika Shrine in Ikeja, on Tuesday night, at an event tagged “Celebrate African Culture”, which welcomed Macron to the state. Ambode stated that the French 21

June 12, 2018 8:26 AM Lai Mohammed mourns Ras Kimono

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the late Reggae icon, Ras Kimono’s contribution to the Raggae genre of music can never be forgotten. This is even as he expressed shock and sadness at the passing of Kimono whom he said, was a “globally-acclaimed Reggae star.” In a statement made available to Daily Sun in Abuja by Segun 24

June 8, 2018 11:51 AM Buhari meets Small Doctor, Kunle Afolayan, Tobi, others at Aso Rock [PHOTOS]

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with musicians and actors at the presidential villa in Abuja. Some of the artists who were at the banquet were Adebayo Salami, popularly known as Oga Bello, Kunle Afolayan , Tobi Bakre of Big Brother, Adedimeji Lateef, Small Doctor, Sound Sultan among others. Also Nollywood producer, Kunle Afolayan who spoke 22

May 25, 2018 6:45 AM I want to create impact with my music – L KellyThe Sun News

For up and coming rapper, Lesley Tarabina Kelly, he would through his music impact people’s lives positively. In this chat, Kelly speaks on his music, role models, and future plans among others. I started singing and rapping when I was in secondary school. My friends and I used to sing and rap in class before our teachers arrived for lectures. When I was in SS3, I was chosen 23

May 16, 2018 6:12 AM Shina Peters reveals what he doesn’t want to die with

Foremost Juju musician, Sir Shina Peters has said he does not want his music to die with him. Peters is set to inaugurate a Foundation this month, to take his brand of music to the young ones. Speaking on Monday at a news conference, to kick start activities that will mark his 60th birthday, he said: “I welcome and encourage more people to play what I am playing 29

May 11, 2018 5:29 AM Ibadan agog as 16 finalists battle for Goldberg’s Ariya Repete’s N5mThe Sun News

It was a thundering ovation that rented the air of the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos in the early hours of Saturday May 5, as ace actor, Odunlade Adekola announced the 16 contestants that would head for the grand finale of Goldberg’s Ariya Repete talent hunt show taking place today Friday, May 11 at Trans Amusement Park, Ibadan, Oyo State. The 16 finalists 24

April 17, 2018 10:38 AM Kendrick Lamar Breaks Record As First Rapper To Win Pulitzer Prize

Kendrick has indeed reached the peak of his career and his latest achievement is prove of that. The 30-year-old California Rapper won the Pulitzer Prize for music on Monday for his album “DAMN.,” making him the first rapper ever to win the prestigious award. Recall that in January, Kendrick Lamar had bagged five Grammy awards for the same album. Previous 47

April 6, 2018 2:09 AM Winnie Mandela: A tributeThe Sun News

It is no longer news that Winnie Mandela, the South African anti-apartheid crusader and former wife of the First Black President of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, has died at the age 81. According to a family source, she passed away after a protracted illness. Her death, no doubt, symbolizes the end of an ear for South Africa in the history of struggles 34

March 11, 2018 5:52 AM BBNaija 2018: Nina reveals what will happen to her if she dates Davido

Big Brother Naija 2018 housemate, Nina, on Saturday revealed why she can’t date musicians like Nigerian award winning star, Davido. Nina said she can’t date musicians like Davido because she is a “jealous” person. She said this while interacting with fellow housemates, Miracle and Ifu Ennada, shortly after the nights show. Nina said she can’t see other 42

January 15, 2018 1:42 PM Forbes Releases Top 10 Richest Musicians In Africa For 2017

Forbes Magazine Africa has recently0 released a compilation of its top 10 African richest musicians for the year 2017. According to the magazine, the list was put together based on the net worth, endorsement deals, album sales, awards, investment, social media influence, and so much more. From Nigeria, Don Jazzy, Wizkid and Davido was listed, but one cannot 37