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Onyeka Onwenu

15 Dec
Speaking Out, a stage play from the stable of Doyenne Circle, is set to hit the stage of MUSON Centre, Lagos, on January 1, 2022.
9 Dec
Speaking out, a stage play from the stable of Doyenne Circle is set to hit the stage of the Agip Hall of Muson center on the First of January 2022 featuring the Queen of Nigerian music Onyeka Onwenu on stage not just singing but dancing and acting alongside Kate Henshaw, Patience Ozokwor and other prominent…
7 Nov
To read Onyeka Onwenu’s autobiography is to be a fly on the wall completely absorbed in multilayered intimate conversations with her about a thoroughly fascinating life...
11 Jun 2021
The Credible Igbo Women Initiative (CIWI) has raised serious concern about the spate of insecurity in the southeast and different parts of the country.
4 Oct 2020
Celebrated Nigerian music star Onyeka Onwenu has advised Nigerian female singers to give their artistry the best as whatever they put out will remain out there. The respected musician also appealed to women to ensure they leave lasting legacies. Saying that the women need to stop shaking their buttocks as their male counterparts do not…
25 Sep 2020
Expand Press Limited has announced the publication of Onyeka Onwenu's memoir, My Father's Daughter. The autobiography, set to be released on October 1, 2020, is a deeply personal account of the life of the iconic musician. My Father's Daughter chronicles Onwenu's life as a musician, activist, wife, mother, and politician. In the autobiography, Onwenu's formative…
16 May 2020
For very many reasons I do not like to write about the National Institute for Sports, NIS. Its story is a pathetic reminder of how Nigeria has lost its way in the development of Sports.
25 Mar 2020
The atmosphere this Friday morning looked arty. From the environment to the speakers, everybody had one thing or the other to do with the arts
15 Mar 2020
Onyeka Onwenu walks into The Guardian justifiably tired. For someone who has been stuck in Lagos’ traffic for more than four hours, Onwenu, who is not known to be late, tries to put on a smile. Less than five minutes after she settles in, the call of a fan who grew up listening to her…
24 Aug 2019
After three months of sensational music performances across southeast Nigeria, Hi-Life Fest finally reached an epic crescendo last Sunday, with three of Nigeria’s biggest entertainers performing live on stage.
24 Aug 2019
Music star, Onyeka Onwenu, Phyno and Kcee were top Nigerian artistes, who performed excellently at the Hi-Life Fest finale on Sunday. The three-month-long festival, which featured a talent hunt and sensational music performances by groups and budding Hi-Life artistes across the Southeast, finally reached an epic on August 19, as winners emerged in the dance…
18 May 2019
Having taken their turns on stage to showcase their mastery of hymns, the five hymntestants (contestants), who made it to the grand finale, returned for the final result; it was tension-soaked. Besides, Dean of the Hymnstitute, Ben Ogbeiwi, who anchored the Hymncert, added salt to injury with his antics. Kenneth Ekhuemelo, Olumide Dada, Mobolanle Oladimeji,…


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Seven governorship aspirants of the All Progressives Congress governorship aspirants in Ekiti State have withdrawn from the ongoing primary election. The aspirants — Kayode Mojo, Demola Popoola, Femi Bamisile, Bamidele Faparusi, Dayo Adeyeye, Opeyemi Bamidele and Afolabi Oluwasola — are protesting alleged irregularities in the conduct of party primaries. “The seven aspirants herein received with…
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Cyber defenses for US drinking water supplies are "absolutely inadequate" and vulnerable to large-scale disruption by hackers, a senior official said Thursday. "There's inadequate resilience to even a criminal sector," the official said. "The threshold of resilience is not what it needs to be." President Joe Biden has attempted to address infrastructure cybersecurity but is…
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French bailiffs have seized 230,000 euros ($260,000) from Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema over his conviction last year for complicity in a bid to blackmail former France team-mate, Mathieu Valbuena, with a sex tape, a source familiar with the case said Thursday. A court-ordered Benzema in November to pay a fine, damages and legal costs…
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A helicopter belonging to the Nigeria police which took off from Abuja has crashed at the Bauchi Airport. The helicopter crash was disclosed by the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) on Thursday. AIB in a statement said "the accident occurred on 26th January 2022 around 7:30pm (Local Time) at Bauchi Airport. "The NPF helicopter had departed…