Archive for the ‘Art and Entertainment’ Category

City FM OAP Sensei Uche diagnosed with cancer, seeks help for chemotherapy

On-air-personality, Uche Agbai, who’s better known as #Sensei Uche, has revealed his battle with #cancer. The City 105.1FM presenter says he has been diagnosed with stage three nasal lymphoma. Uche, who’s also a television host, said he first got a whiff of the condition in December 2016 when he started losing hearing in his left […]

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Breaking! Renowned Poet Adebayo Faleti is dead

  Nigerian Poet, Journalist, Actor and Yoruba Translator, Alàgbà #Adebayo Faleti is dead. He died on the 22nd July 2017 at the University College hospital Ibadan. Recall that some unreliable bloggers sometimes in 2014 reported with relish, the ‘death’, of famous, iconic Yoruba author and script writer. The rumour however was exploded by a statement […]

Wizkid to collaborate with Bob Marley’s son

Nigerian pop star, #Wizkid has revealed that he is working with Jamaican legend, Bob Marley‘s son Damian Marley. Come Closer crooner, who just released his mixtape “Sounds From the Other Side” disclosed this via his official Twitter account. The singer shared a photo of himself seated with the Jamaican artist, with the caption: “Talked about […]

2face visits soldiers, IDP’s in Maiduguri

Legendary musician, 2face Idibia has paid a courtesy visit to the troops of 3 battalions Eagle squad of the Nigerian army combating the Boko Haram in Maiduguri, Borno State. The award winning star also met with over 94, 000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) to put smiles on their faces. Recall the music star had said […]

‘Sounds From The Other Side’ is not an album, says Wizkid

Afro-pop singer, Wizkid, has revealed why his mixtape/EP ‘Sounds From The Other Side’ is not an album. In an interview with Ibrahim Darden, an American radio presenter, popularly known as Ebro, Wizkid said he felt like making a “little record” and not an album. “It’s like a collabo[ration]. Everyone calls it an album, but it’s […]

I have no beauty regime, I’m one of the ‘bushest’ people around – Bimbo Akintola

Bimbo Akintola, Nollywood actress, says her looks are as a result of good genes explaining that she has no beauty regime. The 47-year-old actress, who says passion is what keeps her going in the industry, made this known while speaking to TheCable Lifestyle in an interview. “I have no beauty regime, I’m one of the […]

Okey Bakassi: 70 per cent of Nigerian celebrities use drugs

Veteran actor and TV host, Okey Bakassi, has raised concerns over the alarming rate of drug abuse and its consumption in Nigeria. The stand-up comedian said a majority of illicit drugs consumers are Nigerian celebrities. Bakassi made the assertion when he appeared as a guest on Emma Ugolee’s The Gist alongside African China and Sound […]

‘Game of Thrones’ premiere crashes HBO website

“Game of Thrones” returned for its season seven premiere Sunday, ending a longer-than-usual wait for fans craving its unique weekly offer of sex, violence and dragons. HBO had delayed production, meaning four more months of anticipation ahead of the season debut — already one of the television events every year across the world. But viewers […]

Putting your private life on social media can break you, Doris Simeon tells celebrities

Nollywood actress, Doris Simeon, has called on fellow celebrities to stop exposing their private lives on social media platforms. She made this call while speaking with newsmen on the sidelines of the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA). When asked for her opinion on why celebrities put their private lives on social media, she said, “Now […]

Tonto Dikeh shares picture of sick actress, Halima Abubakar

Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, appears to have confirmed the rumours that her colleague, Halima Abubakar, is very sick. Abubakar has not been seen in public for a long time now, but on Sunday, Tonto shared an image of the actress who appeared to be on a hospital bed. Alongside the image on Instagram, Tonto wrote […]