Davido Goes Gaga, Buys Cars For His Team

Davido “We rise by lifting others…” is the statement made by pop act, Davido when he won Artiste Of The Year at the 2018 edition og The Headies. The statement was meant to reflect the reason he always has a pose around him. Now he’s going further by splurging on brand new automobiles for members of his “30 Billion Gang”. Not one to be unnecessarily modest, he shared images of one of his crew members, Aloma whom he just bought a Mercedez Benz. He went on to declare that he…

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Actor Desmond Elliot Re-elected To Lagos Assembly

Desmond Elliot Nollywood star, Desmond Elliot, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been re-elected in the Surulere constituency l Lagos State House of Assembly election. In the result announced on Sunday, he scored 15,357 votes, while Benjamin Olasunkanmi, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) came second with 3,628 votes. The State Constituency Returning Officer, Dr Bolajoko Dixon-Ogbechi from the University of Lagos, made the declaration at the Surulere Local Government Collation Centre in Lagos. ” Desmond Olusola Elliot of APC having satisfied the requirements of the law…

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US Embassy, NCC Partner To Firm Up IP System in Nigeria

Director-General, Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), Mr. John Asein (M) at a meeting with United States Embassy delegates to the NCC. L-R: Economic Counselor, US Embassy,Ms Susan Garro;  Coordinator, International Computer Hacking and Intellectual Property (ICHIP), US Department of Justice (USDOJ),Ms Tanya Hill; Director, Legal Services, NCC, Mr. Abdul Ter-Kohol and Director, Finance and Accounts, NCC, Mr. Mark Obasi at the Commission’s (NCC) Headquarters, Abuja In a bid to strengthen the Intellectual Property system in Nigeria, the United States Government has expressed its commitment, to partner with the Nigerian Copyright Commission…

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Nollywood Actor, Rotimi Popoola Is Dead

Late Alfred Rotimi Popoola Death has struck Nollywood with the demise of Popular Yoruba actor, Alfred Rotimi Popoola. Popoola, a.k.a. ‘Ilu Venture’, reportedly died on Thursday at his residence in Abeokuta, Ogun State after a brief illness. The actor’s death was confirmed by the Abeokuta chapter of Theatre Arts and Movie Practitioners Association of Nigeria, TAMPAN. A statement on Thursday confirming his death, announced plans by the actor’s family to bury him immediately, according to his wishes. The statement reads: “We are saddened to announce the untimely death of our…

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Oscars 2019: ‘Green Book’ Carts Home Best Picture Award

Oscars 2019: ‘Green Book’ wins award for best picture Despite criticism, civil rights road-trip drama ‘Green Book’ has been named best picture at this year’s Academy Awards in Los Angeles. German nominees went home empty-handed. Hollywood’s biggest stars converged on the red carpet Sunday for the 91st Academy Awards, with the 7,900-odd voting Academy members faced with a broad array of choices. In a night where no single movie was favored to win, the civil rights drama Green Book came out on top. “We made this movie with love, tenderness…

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DJ Cuppy, Billionaire Dad,Femi Otedola Encourage Nigerians To Vote As They Head To PU

DJ Cuppy an father, Femi Otedola head to polling unit As DJ Cuppy and her father, Femi Otedola, strolled out to their polling unit earlier today to perfom their civic function, the duo was also urging registered voters to go and exercise their franchise to help shape the future of Nigeria. [Instagram/cuppymusic] The pair revealed matching enthusiasm as they engaged in a father and daughter procession to cast their votes. In the clip shared on their Instagram profiles, the DJ prompted her billionaire dad for a comment as she tried…

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AMCON MD, Ahmed Kuru, Receives Youth Council Honours

L-R: Comrade Sagir Adam, Chairman Award Committee, Sir Ahmadu Bello Youth Council of Nigeria (ABYCN), presenting the council’s Honorary Medal and framed Certificate of Mr. Ahmed Lawan Kuru, Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), received on his behalf by Mrs. Iyatum Adode-Kobiti, AMCON Group Head, Corporate Services and Mr. Jude Nwauzor, AMCON Spokesperson in Abuja during the week Sir Ahmadu Bello Youth Council of Nigeria (ABYCN) has presented the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), Mr. Ahmed Lawan Kuru with the prestigious…

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Asa To Headline 2019 MTN Bush Fire Festival

Asa Nigerian-French artiste, Asa Elemide will headline the 2019 MTN Bush Fire Festival taking place in Swaziland between May 24 and 26, 2019, organizers have said. Asa, who is famous for her work in Jazz, pop and indie pop, will grace the music festival’s stage with artistes from all over Africa. According to organisers, MTN Bushfire 2019 will continue to reflect the festival’s distinctly African ethos, with a strong focus on regional music, culture, and arts. Describing Asa and the reason behind her choice, organisers said: “Asa is known for…

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COSON Begins Payment Of Royalties Monday, Demands =N=150m Damages From Adversaries Over Frozen Accts.

Chief Tony Okoroji, COSON Chairman The Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) has concluded arrangements to commence the payment of royalties to eligible members from Monday, February 18, 2019. This is in fulfillment of its contractual obligations to right owners as well as carrying out its mandate as the best managed Collective Management Organisation (CMO) in the country. COSON Board Chairman, Chief Tony Okoroji, made the disclosure in a telephone exchange with www.beats-onit.com.ng on Sunday, February 17, 2019, pointing out that the process experienced an unprecedented delay on account of the…

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IGP, 2face Idibia Join To Advocate Peaceful Voting On Saturday

2face Idibia and IGP Mohammed Adamu The initiative, #VoteNotFight, aimed at encouraging violence-free and peaceful voting during the 2019 general elections has been taken to the office of the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu. 2face Idibia, who has been a protagonist of the project, made the stride captured in a video clip shared on the police’s Twitter on Thursday. On Saturday, February 16, 2019, voters are expected to visit polling centers located close to their residences to cast their votes. Strong sentiments from various political camps would appear as…

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