Tuesday May 5th, 2015
Tuesday May 5th, 2015
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Why I featured Omawunmi in my song —DJ Nana

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These days DJ’s are collaborating with musicians to get their voices heard. DJ Jimmy Jatt started out with this innovative idea, with the release of his album Industreet featuring the likes of Waje, Phyno and Ruggedman. Following in her mentor’s path, Nanayat Abedoh a.k.a DJ Nana has collaborated on a new tune with Omawunmi titled Know.

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Terry G turns preacher at Enugu Legend ‘Taste and Tell’ show

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Terry G, Nigeria’s eccentric Afro hip hop act may have found a new calling as he turned into a preacher at the Enugu leg of the Legend Taste and Tell activation held at the Spices Restaurant, Enugu, capital of Enugu State.

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Olu Akengbuwa play: Nobert Young, Ejike Asiegbu excited returning to stage

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Veteran actors, Nobert Young, Ejike Asiegbu and Peter Fatomilola are looking forward to gracing the stage again as Alex Eyengho’s historical play, “Olu Akengbuwa” is being staged to mark 28th anniversary of the coronation of the Olu of Warri, His Majesty, Ogiame Atuwatse II, on Friday, May 1, in Warri, Delta State.

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Felicia Leatherwood for Nigerian Natural Hair and Beauty Show

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Los Angeles based celebrity hair stylist and founder, Loving Your Hair With Natural Care, Felicia Leatherwood, will lead other eminent hair stylists and experts to speak at the launch of Nigerian Natural Hair and Beauty show scheduled for May 16th in Lagos.

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Why I dumped my banking job for music – Anny

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When the insurgency becsame a national malaise, I asked myself a question, “how would I contribute in the area of restoring peace and stability, particularly in the northern part of the country?” At this juncture, I resolved to flag off a peace campaign targeted at the north. That’s how the idea of the peace campaign was conceived.

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BoI lunches NollyFund

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In continuation of BOI’s support for the Nigerian Creative Industry, BOI has developed a special Product Program called “BOI NollyFund” under which Nigeria’s leading movie producers will receive financial support to produce international quality films and screen them through various platforms of movie distribution available both in Nigeria and internationally.

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Top artistes share their pains before fame

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Bovi Ugboma

“Have it in the back of your mind that whatever you say while being recorded on film is going to remain for years to come and your children will see it. Pass a message with your jokes.”

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Majek Fashek resurrects in The Grave Dust

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Reggae legend, Majek Fashek who has been off the scene for some years now, resulting from his addiction to drugs and alcohol has bounced back, producing the sound track of an upcoming movie, “The Grave Dust.”

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Angelina Jolie knocks UN failures on Syria crisis

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Angelina Jolie , Special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Actress Angelina Jolie on Friday criticized the UN Security Council’s failure to end the war in Syria, as she appealed for urgent help for the growing ranks of Syrian refugees.

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Joke Silva, Kate Henshaw, others gear up for Hear Word!

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The theatre production of ‘Hear Word! – Naija Woman Talk True’ is set to open for its sophomore run with a special performance at the University of Lagos on April 29th, 2015. The show premieres on May 1st, 2015 at the Muson Centre and will run subsequent productions every Friday and Saturday in the month of May including satellite performances in public spaces around Lagos.

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‘I cried when I was not declared winner of Airtel music TRACE’

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Nigeria’s winner and 1st runner up at the just concluded Airtel Trace Music Star, Jitey Peters has opened up on how she felt after Tanzania-born Mayunga Andrew Nalimi was announced the winner of the keenly contested reality TV show.Recounting her experience at the viewing party which held last Saturday, at Vapors, Victoria Island, Lagos, Peters said “I cried when I was not announced the winner of the show. It hurts so much because that was my moment and I lost out, but I wasn’t surprised that he won.”

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Piracy, others bane of entertainment industry

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Lack of structure, menace of piracy and inordinate distribution channel have been identified as part of the major problems undermining the growth of the country’s entertainment industry. Speakers at this year’s edition of the Nigerian Entertainment Conference which held on Wednesday, April 22, at Oceanview, Eko Hotels and Suites, Lagos, pointed out that if urgent steps are not taken to address the problems, the entertainment industry in Nigeria will go into oblivion.

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Dance with Peter Okoye reality TV show debuts

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Peter Okoye, one half of the P-Square music duo has debuted with “Dance Nigeria with Peter,” a TV reality show designed to raise the bar. Dance Nigeria with Peter is the first Dance Reality TV show that abrogates the normal humdrum of dance competition seen on TV. It’s a show that brings about a whole new dimension to dancing in an exciting display of talents, all wrapped up with suspense and indecision of the judge/mentors.

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I once worked as a bricklayer to survive – Reekado Banks

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As a prominent young Nigerian artiste, Reekado Banks has worked with the cream of the Nigerian music industry including Don Jazzy, Illbliss, Tiwa Savage, Olamide, Korede Bello, Di’Ja and Wale. The story of his rise to prominence however, has not been smooth, as the Mavin Records recording artiste disclosed during a #MySuperStarStory interview.

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I don’t believe the Bible on sex – Queeneth Hilbert

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Queeneth Hilbert

Many writers have described Queeneth Hilbert as the most beautiful actress in Nigeria. Right or wrong, the model turned screen goddess is unquestionably beautiful with a touch of class about her.

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Poor men have no place in my heart — Bose Oladimeji

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Bose Oladimeji is beginning to get all the attention in the Yoruba film industry, for both her talent and good looks. But Bose, from Kwara State and an English graduate of Tai Solarin University of Education, Ogun State is burning with desire to do things most of her colleagues wouldn’t dare even though she wouldn’t cross the Rubicon of going nude.

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From Miami with love Why I am called the Nigerian Bombshell —Tracy Obonna

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Tracy Obonna doesn’t take prisoners when it comes to showcasing her curves. The Nigerian-born US-based actress, model, video vixen and recently, a TV host has an MBA certificate but decided to rest it for the allure of the entertainment world. Ever since she made her mark, she has become a subject of controversy, particularly about the way she shows off her sexy body.

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No breastfeeding for my kids — Cossy Orjiakor

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Boobs-toting Nollywood diva and singer, Cossy Orjiakor, is never one to go missing in a crowd. Not by a long shot. Her humongous mammary has become such a legend, that both men and women cannot ignore her. Though many may find her repulsive but it doesn’t seem to take any hair off her skin as she flaunts them readily anywhere the opportunity presents itself.

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I believe in tasteful nudity – Moet Abebe

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Though born in England, Soundcity TV presenter and upcoming actress, Laura Monyeazo Abebe ,who goes by the name Moet Abebe, lived in Nigeria for 11 years before heading back to England to carry on with her education. In a recent chat with Sunday Vanguard, the screen goddess shared her passion,dreams and what makes her stand out

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Dagrin: “If I die, make you no cry for me”

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It is now five years since the rap king, Dagrin died, yet his fame and name never at any time disappeared in Nigeria’s rap game. Reminiscing on his death reminded me of his bravery and guts in the use and commands of language which he best displayed in his last song ‘If I die”.

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Afropop queen, Yinka Atanda drops Jaiye Jaiye

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Having worked with stars like Bright Chimezie, Funky Mallam on a African Peace song under the production guise of Masterkraft.

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Dagrin’s lyrics: If I die

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EHH!!EHH!!EHH!!
Yeah
hey yoo frenzy
(what!!) please turn my microphone on
everytime i be in the studio do this for me
Naija!!!

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Why I can’t marry a fellow actor – Seyi Ashekun

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Seyi Ashekun is fast carving a niche for herself as an actress to watch out for. The curvy role interpreter will tell anyone who cares to listen that she isn’t just getting roles because she is curvy, but because she has what it takes to deliver. Last year, she clinched the award for the Best Actress at the Best of Nollywood awards. The Ogun state born actress opened up on her sex for roles and why she desires the bum of Kim Kadarshian, among other issues.

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War in Nollywood over piracy

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*Kunle

The blame game is always a dirty game. And it gets dirtier when it is played with coloration that may have some racial or tribal undertones. This is something Nollywood actor and producer, Kunle Afolayan learnt the hard way when he vented his anger through tweets over the pirating of his latest movie ‘October 1’.

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One of my biggest regrets —Paul Okoye

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“Today is the first day that I have had a surprise about anything because I always bully my friends that I don’t like surprise parties! Guess what happened? I cried like a baby. I felt and still feel so loved. Thanks to all my friends who made this surprise happen. Thanks so much for the love, I selected my friends well! Different personalities, beautiful inside-out and real lovers of God.”

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Celebrities condemn xenophobic attacks

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Celebrities condemn xenophobic attacks

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Wale Adenuga’s worries over Nollywood :Canvasses for establishment of a national body

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Worried by the incessant crisis rocking the Nigerian movie industry coupled with the menace of piracy, producer of the popular TV series, “Papa Ajasco” and CEO of Wale Adenuga Productions, Wale Adenuga(MFR) has added his voice on the need for the practitioners to shun anything that will undermine the development of the industry. He also canvasses for the establishment of an umbrella body that will represent the interest of all film makers in the country.

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We ‘re ready for AMAA 2015, says organizers

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African Movie Academy Awards has once again confirmed its preeminent status as the most prestigious and respected continental and transcontinental motion picture Awards in Africa with over 800 films already received for the 2015 edition. The films came from over 60 countries of the world mostly within Africa, South America, United States and North America.

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Audrey Silva Company returns with ‘Surulere’

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Award winning film production and distribution powerhouse, The Audrey Silva Company has announced a new movie project scheduled for release later this year. Titled Surulere,the movie’s predominant themes are patience, fate and the promise of love.

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‘I’m looking forward to a successful tenure’

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Desmond

Nollywood star actor Desmond Elliot whose joy currently knows no bounds following his victory at the recently held House of Assembly election is telling anyone that cares to listen that he’s looking forward to a successful tenure as a member of the Lagos State House of Assembly. The star actor emerged winner of Lagos State House of Assembly election. He will be representing Surulere Constituency 1.

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Tamara Eteimo’s ‘Unblissful’ moment

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Tamara

Written by Gbenga Adesanya and directed by fast-rising Nollywood director, Ike Nnaebue, the movie is a romantic thriller depicting the lives and sarcastic travails of two frustrated adults, Raymond Citizen, an insurance marketer, and Jeffa Adolo, a beautiful but out-of-job journalist, both desiring to break out of jinx which surround their personal and professional lives.

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Olu of Warri, Uduaghan, Okowa, others for Olu Akengbuwa play

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The Olu of Warri, His Majesty, Ogiame Atuwatse II, CON, outgoing Governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Eweta Uduaghan, CON and the State’s Governor-elect in the just concluded governorship elections, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa are among top dignitaries that will converge on Warri on Friday, May 1, to behold a command performance of the play, ‘Olu Akengbuwa’, produced and directed by award-winning filmmaker, Comrade Alex Eyengho.

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