21 Jun 2020
Public redress, testing uncharted waters and breaking out of intellectual theft were the highlights of this week. Indeed, the lessons for the week came as business lessons especially for those in the creative industry. Here is a rundown of the week: Name swap Will marlians still come forward now that their president might be in trouble? Weeks…
20 Jun 2020
I’m surprised that some Nigerians were shocked that controversial singer Naira Marley decided to breach the COVID-19 rules of no crowd gathering
16 Jun 2020
The Executive Jet Services Ltd., on Tuesday, tendered an unreserved apology to the Federal Government for transporting a popular musician, Azeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley.
16 Jun 2020
The Federal Government yesterday suspended a charter operator, Executive Jet Services, for airlifting a musician, Azeez Fashola (a.k.a. Naira Marley) to Abuja for a concert.
15 Jun 2020
The Nigerian Government on Monday suspended the operations of Executive Jets, the airline that flew Afro-pop artist Naira Marley to Abuja for a concert, indefinitely. Nigeria's aviation minister Hadi Sirika announced the indefinite ban during the daily briefing on the presidential task force on COVID-19 on Monday, Sirika said the flight that conveyed Naira Marley…
14 Jun 2020
Nigerian musician Naira Marley has come under fire for holding a concert in Abuja on Saturday amid the coronavirus restrictions. The concert which held at Silverbird Entertainment Center in Abuja was meant to be a drive-in concert but videos surfaced on social media showing a packed crowd with disregard to the social distancing rule. It…
27 May 2020
As Nigerians continue to grapple with the challenges posed by COVID-19 pandemic, the singer Naira Marley has unveiled plans to stage free online concert tagged Marlian Day.
25 May 2020
Naira Marley, the president of Marlians, has announced a free Online concert for Marlian Day on Saturday May 30th. The show will be the first of its kind for the artiste during the lockdown. Social Media and online platforms have become a highly valuable tool for artists to connect with and engage with their fans…
5 May 2020
Nigerian music star Zlatan Ibile in an Instagram Live video session has disclosed that frustration almost made him consider taking to fraud. Chatting with a friend on the live chat, he said: "I almost carried laptop, I almost carried laptop, I was frustrated, thank God sha." The "Zanku" hitmaker whose real name is Omoniyi Temidayo…
10 Apr 2020
Controversial musician, Afeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley, has agreed to shoot a video campaigning against the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in collaboration with the Lagos State government.
10 Apr 2020
A magistrate Court sitting in Ogba, Lagos State, has approved withdrawal of charges filed against Azeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley; former Lagos governorship candidate under the platform of Action Democratic Party...
9 Apr 2020
Naira Marley has promised to shoot a Coronavirus sensitisation video in collaboration with the Lagos state government. He further promised to bear the cost of the production. In the letter directed to the Lagos state government, he says: I hereby undertake to join the Lagos State campaign against the spread of the COVID-19 by making…