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13 Nov 2017
The Federal Government says it will provide the needed facilities for the entertainment industry to thrive in the country.
13 Nov 2017
Seyi Shay slipped and fell while performing her hit track Yolo Yolo on stage at the AFRIMA 2017 Awards Ceremony. The event held yesterday at the Eko Hotel Convention Centre, Lagos. Dancing barefooted, the singer, who was dressed in a black outfit, slipped as she moved on the stage. Her composure was amazing and the…
9 Nov 2017
No matter what country he goes to in Africa, whether it's in Guinea, Nigeria, Mozambique, Botswana, Kenya or Sierra Leone, pop star Davido gets the same reaction: teeming crowds and adoring fans. The 24-year-old icon is one of the favourites for Best Artist at this year's All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA), which takes place in…
20 Oct 2017
Every day for the last three weeks or more, I have seen huge posters of music stars from all over Africa on the median strip of major roads around the Lagos metropolis.
22 Sep 2017
Following the African Union (AU) awarding of the 2017 host country rights of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) to Nigeria, Lagos State government as host city is gearing up to welcome thousand of visitors to the 4th edition of the annual all Africa awards holding from November 9 to 12, 2017. 
12 Sep 2017
The African Union (AU) has awarded the hosting right for the Pan African Music Initiative, All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA), to Nigeria for another three years (2017-2019), following its successful hosting of the 2014-2016 editions.
2 Sep 2017
A total number of 18 Africa artistes currently working on the 2017 Coke Studio project are among stars nominated for this year’s All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) billed for November.
26 Aug 2017
As practitioners and stakeholders in the African showbiz industry gear up for this year’s All Africa Music Award (AFRIMA), the International Committee for the award has confirmed that Morocco, South Africa, Ghana and Nigeria have shown strong interest in hosting the continental showpiece.
29 Jul 2017
Tayorault, through his country, occupies the AFRIMA Jury slot for Western Africa. Similarly, Joett, a well-known songwriter and vocal coach in Tanzania will take up one of the Jury slots for Eastern Africa by replacing Uganda.
4 May 2017
The African Union Commission, AUC, has formally unveiled the 2017 All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, calendar on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at The Maslow Hotel, Sandton, South Africa.
11 Feb 2017
Other officials were also elected during the final round of elections held on Monday, January 30, 2017, at the 28th Ordinary Session of Heads of State Summit at the AUC Headquarters, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
6 Nov 2016
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has hailed Nigerian musicians for putting the country’s name on the global map ...


55 mins ago
The Police Command in Lagos State says it will arrest both motorcyclists and passengers as part of measures to enforce the ban on commercial motorcycle operations in the state.
2 hours ago
Five people, including four members of the same family, were killed in a tourist plane crash in the French Alps on Saturday, rescue services said.
3 hours ago
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has faulted the hearing of arbitrations for the contracts entered by the Federal Government with International Organizations in the United Kingdom.
4 hours ago
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Saturday confirmed the rescue of one person, and the recovery of one dead person in a two-storey building that collapsed at Freeman Road, Lagos Island...
5 hours ago
Five soldiers and 30 "terrorists" were killed in fighting in northern Burkina Faso after the suspected jihadists attacked a military base in large numbers on Saturday, the army said.