Headies Award 2021 Shut Lagos Down With Style, Music And Wins

Despite the pandemic, the 14th edition of the Headies Award took place live at La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort and was shown virtually for those who couldn't physically be there. While artists like Fireboy, Chike, Joeboy, Dj Neptune and Laycon performed at the event, there were also virtual performances by…

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Family, Friends, Celebrities & Fans Pay Tribute To Kobe And Gianna Bryant On Their First Year Remembrance

A year ago yesterday, the sports world was shocked by the sudden death of Kobe Bryant and daughter Gianna; the two were among the nine victims who were killed in a helicoptger crash in Calabasas. Many players and fans paid tributes to the great NBA superstar by wearing his NO.…

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Cinema Industry Seeks To Recover From Six-Month Zero Performance

  …hope of surpassing over N6bn earnings in 2019 dims The Nigerian cinema industry is looking to recover after over six months of inactivity and zero revenue occasioned by the lockdown Share The Nigerian cinema industry is looking to recover after over six months of inactivity and zero revenue occasioned…

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TikTok in talks to move global headquarters to London over Chinese tussle with US  

The British capital is among the several locations that the company is considering moving to. The Beijing based video-sharing social networking firm, TikTok, is currently in discussions with the British government for some months over the relocation of its headquarters to London. According to an available report from Reuters, this is part…

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FG Hands Over National Theatre to CBN

Lai Mohammed says the National Theatre, despite the arrangement, remains a national heritage.  The Minister for Culture and Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Sunday in Lagos handed over the National Theatre to the Central Bank of Nigeria and the Bankers committee for restoration and upgrade. Speaking at the event, Mohammed…

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Burna Boy, Wizkid win big at BET Awards 2020

Nigerian superstars, Burna Boy and Wizkd went home with the Best International Act and BET HER Awards respectively. Burna Boy, Wizkid win big at BET Awards 2020. (NFC) The 20th edition of the BET Awards held yesterday via virtual media across the world due to COVID-19. The event was hosted…

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Mr Eazi announces E Kelly as new Head of Music at emPawa Africa

On July 4, 2020, Nigerian star, Mr Eazi announced that his long-time collaborator and Nigerian music producer, E Kelly has been named the new Head of Music at his company, emPawa Africa. Eazi made the announcement via his Twitter page when he wrote, "Pleased to Announce our new HEAD OF…

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Sony launches new features to allow artistes take charge of their earnings

The Cash Out element allows the artists greater control over their money. Sony Music Entertainment Africa has launched two new features – Real Time Earnings and Cash Out. The features, present on the Sony Music Artist Portal, will allow their artistes to take charge of their earnings, viewing and withdrawing…

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The World Premiere Of Skin-the-Documentary On Netflix

Actor and entrepreneur Beverly Naya, who was named by Forbes as one of Africa’s most promising entrepreneurs under the age of 30 is ready to premier her thought-provoking documentary titled “Skin” which won the Best Documentary at the AMVCAA 2020 on Netflix. The world premiere of @skinthedocumentary on Netflix is…

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NBC Code: Why video streaming platforms say ‘No’

The newly amended code will destroy PayTV, effectively turn a private enterprise into state property. When the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) released it’s amended 6th edition of the NBC Code a few days ago, some industry observers agreed that the anti-competitive objectives of the revised document, which is to maintain…

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