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…
Nigerian Idol Season V: The Journey So Far
AS the Etisalat- sponsored Nigerian Idol Season 5 enters its Top- 12 stage, a sneak peek at the journey so far, shows that the television reality show has been absolutely thrilling and engaging. It has also recorded two ‘firsts’, the Ibadan audition, which produced the highest golden card tickets of all the regions visited by…
Masekela, Kunle Ayo, Nombulelo, Simphiwe, Vilakazi Others Unite Against Xenophobia
SOUTH Africa-based artistes and other artistes from around Africa, have taken a stand against Xhenophobia. The artistes group is convened by Nigerian-born guitarist and producer, Kunle Ayo, and South African vocalist, Nombulelo Maqetuka; they recorded a song, We Are Africans, to add their voice to the #NoToXhenophobia campaign.
Audition Begins For Fuji T’o Bam
Ota community in Ogun State was in frenzy mood recently, as the production crew for Fuji T’o Bam stormed the area to select talents that would join in the main competition holding later in the year. The event saw foremost Yoruba movie producer and actors Odunlade Adekola and Afonja Olaniyi, aka Sanyeri rock with the…
Banky W, Cynthia Morgan, Oritse Femi, Sean Tizzle, Others Storm Calacar For Star Music Trek
The historic city of Calabar is set for an electrifying musical experience as Star Music Trek, Nigeria’s largest and most popular annual music festival, kicks off this year in the former capital city.
Common Event Planning Mistakes And How To Avoid Them
PLANNING an event is a very delicate task which many times is negatively impacted by a variety of circumstances.
Reminisce Drops Baba Hafusa
HIGH flying rap act Reminisce has released his third solo album titled, Baba Hafusa. The new effort was released at the early hours of Thursday, April 30, at a special edition of the weekly Industry Nite.