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20 Sep
It wasn't exactly the screaming audience BTS is accustomed to but the Korean pop sensations had another sort of world stage Monday as they addressed the United Nations. The seven-member boy band, clad in subdued dark suits, said they hoped to rally young people to look at how to work toward the Sustainable Development Goals…
15 Sep
K-pop sensation BTS have been granted diplomatic passports ahead of the United Nations General Assembly as they embark on their new roles as presidential special envoys, South Korea's presidential office said. The trailblazing septet have reached global superstardom, with their single "Dynamite" entering the Billboard Hot 100 at number one last year, making them the…
13 Sep
British rock band Coldplay and South Korean boy band BTS have announced plans to release a joint single titled "My Universe." Written by Coldplay and produced by the legendary pop producer Max Martin, the new track is sung in both English and Korean. ‘My Universe’ is available to pre-order.   View this post on Instagram…
18 Aug
The producer behind K-pop sensation BTS was the highest-paid employee in South Korea in the first half of this year, reports said Wednesday, outranking some of the country's richest business leaders.
9 Dec 2020
The announcement of the death of “Black Panther” star Chadwick Boseman was the most shared on Twitter worldwide in 2020, and got the most “likes” of any Tweet ever, the social media platform said on Monday. The Aug. 28 post by Boseman’s family saying the actor had died of colon cancer at age 43 was…
1 Dec 2020
Trailblazing South Korean boyband BTS have become the first group to have a foreign-language song enter the US Billboard chart at number one, in the latest musical record to be re-written by the K-pop sensation. "Life Goes On", sung predominantly in Korean, topped the US Hot 100 in its debut week, Billboard said Monday, the…
9 Nov 2020
The 2020 MTV Europe Music Awards were held on Sunday 8 November 2020. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the ceremony was filmed in various locations across the world, including London and Budapest, Hungary. Lady Gaga was the most nominated artist with seven nominations to her name, followed by South Korean boy band BTS and Justin…
1 Sep 2020
Billboard has announced on Monday that K-pop sensation BTS has become the first all-South Korean act to rule the top US singles chart, with their English-language "Dynamite" hitting number one. It is another milestone cementing the seven-member boy band's global dominance, coming hours after BTS beat American heavyweights including Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande, and Taylor…
23 Jun 2020
Donald Trump's weekend rally was beset by an embarrassingly low turnout after legions of K-pop fans and TikTok users reserved tickets with no intention of attending the event. Prior to the event in Tulsa, Oklahoma which was hyped as a major relaunch ahead of the November election, Trump's campaign chairman tweeted that more than a…
6 Mar 2019
Developments have shown that the quality of telecommunications service (voice, data and video) may not improve until Nigeria can boast of improved power supply. Power cuts and erratic supply have been linked to 70 per cent drop in quality of telecommunications services in the country. These are outside other environmental and business challenges. A tower…
12 Dec 2018
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has warned that it is criminal offence and against the law for states to shut down telecommunication base transceiver stations (BTS).
11 Nov 2017
Byrmo also known as Olawale Ashimi is a songwriter and composer, who was signed to Chocolate City in 2010. The musician is recognised for his hit songs, Ara, Good Morning and his feature in Ice Prince's Oleku. When asked to tell us something most people didn't know about him, he said, “I like to learn…


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Eleven Nigerien security personnel died in an ambush against a regional prefect's motorcade near the country's border with Burkina Faso on Wednesday, the interior ministry said on Friday.
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Thomas Partey scored his first goal for Arsenal as the Gunners beat Aston Villa 3-1 to extend their unbeaten run in the Premier League to six matches on Friday.
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US President Joe Biden and French President Emmanuel Macron discussed strengthening European defenses in a telephone call Friday, the White House said, as Washington seeks to mend ties after a bitter row over submarine contracts.
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Award-winning Swedish rapper Einar, who has topped the country's charts, was shot and killed in Stockholm, police and media said Friday as police hunted for suspects.
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Not relenting on the chart-topping success of "Feeling," Ladipoe is back with a new song titled "Running" on which he features Fireboy DML. "Running" is Ladipoe's second single this year. The rapper revealed that it is also the first single off his forthcoming EP "Providence," set to drop next month. Fireboy, who delivered the chorus,…