Nigerian Idol: Judges’ Lifeline Returns Sther For N7.5m Race
The three celebrity judges on the Nigerian Idol Season 5 TV reality show, Darey ‘Art’ Alade, Yinka Davies and Dede Mabiaku at the weekend returned one of the six previously evicted contestants, Sther, to the Show, thus using up their last window of opportunity to bring back on the show any of the previous evictees.
Yaw Goes Live On Stage With Okey Bakassi
Come May 31, at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, superstar acts such as Davido, Olamide, M.I, Cynthia Morgan, Korede Bello, Kiss Daniel will thrill audience at the seventh year of Yaw Live On Stage with Okey Bakassi in a stage play titled YOU!
Enter, Skales’ Man Of The Year, Holds Launch Concert May 31
THE past one year has been serious business for Baseline Entertainment artiste, Raoul John Njeng-Njeng popularly known as Skales. Following the success of his singles, Shake Body, Je Kan Mo and I Am For Real, Skales and his team have worked effortlessly to give fans all over something to look forward to in his debut album, Man of The Year, which is set to hit the streets on Monday, and the launch concert on May 31, at the Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Strong Girls Unite Against Poverty
AN outstanding line-up of top women musicians from across Africa including Nigeria’s Waje, Omotola and Yemi Alade have joined forces with ONE Campaign to create a brand new song called Strong Girl, a rally cry to empower girls and women everywhere.
Day Stars Got Abakiliki Dancing
Abakiliki, the capital of Ebonyi State came alive last weekend, as the Star Music Trek train rolled into the Abakiliki Township Stadium with an action-packed night of fun and music.
Hajia Fatima Okunuga… Thriving In Untested Waters
From being a mere general contracts company, Hajia Fatima Kehinde Okunuga has grown her company, Kalila Nigeria Limited, into a very formidable telecommunication supports company in Nigeria. The feat and her story becomes interesting given her exploits in the male-dominated sector - telecommunications engineering.
To Transform The Economy, Buhari Should Set Ambitious Goals, Says Expert
WITH biting unemployment, dwindling crude oil price in the global market, heavy import dependency and a poverty rate that stands at 73 per cent in the rural areas of the country, the Nigerian economy is unarguably in dire straits.
Ado-Bayero: From Emirate To The Ports Authority
RECENTLY, there was a change of guard at the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) following President Goodluck Jonathan’s appointment of the prince of Kano Emirate, and great scion of Late Emir of Kano, Alhaji Ado Abdullahi Bayero, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Ado-Bayero as the new helmsman. Ado Bayero, who is also Ciroman Kano, took over from Mallam Habib Abdullahi.
Treading The Path Of Eternal Glory
THE person God describes as ‘‘a man after my heart” should be studied carefully. ‘‘I have found David, a man after my own heart,” Acts 13: 22. Let us examine the life of David as one who treaded the path of eternal glory. David had a humble start but a terrific finish. He began as a shepherd, ending up a king. The chances of that happening were slim to none. Among the ancients, shepherds were so low on the totem pole that they couldn’t testify in a court of law. Their word wasn’t considered reliable.
Nigerian show promoters don’t respect rappers—Terry tha Rapman
One of Nigeria's foremost rappers, Terry Madaki, popularly known as`` Terry thaRapman’’, has expressed displeasure at showbiz promoters in the country for not giving rappers due recognition. The artiste said the promoters had not accorded the desired respect to rappers, adding that their worth was yet to be appreciated in the nation's entertainment industry. ``In…