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31 Jul
On Saturday, July 24, 2021, Nigerian Entertainment Conference (NECLive), in collaboration with the Fasasi family, friends, colleagues and fans hosted an evening of music, poetry, dance, comedy, and talk in celebration of the life of Olanrewaju ‘Sound Sultan’ Fasasi who died on Sunday, July 11, 2021. The special event was held simultaneously in five cities…
24 Jul
Nigerian Entertainment Conference (NECLive), in collaboration with The Fasasi family, friends, colleagues and fans of Sound Sultan will today host an evening of music, poetry, dance...
17 Jul
For many Nigerians, last Sunday began with tears when news broke on the painful exit of popular Nigerian artistes Olanrenwaju Fasasi, known as Sound Sultan, at age 44.
14 Jul
…Finance ministry approves waiver for ‘seized’ D’Tigers basketball kits Nigeria’s men’s basketball team, D’Tigers, paid homage to late Nigerian music icon Sound Sultan prior to Tuesday night’s loss to Australia by filing out in tops emblazoned with an image of the entertainer in their final pre-Olympic Games exhibition game in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. The…
13 Jul
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has expressed shock and sadness over the untimely demise of the popular singer, rapper and songwriter, ‘Sound Sultan’ (Olanrewaju Abdul-Ganiu Fasasi).
12 Jul
President Muhammadu Buhari has extended heartfelt condolences to the Fasasi family on the death of singer and songwriter, Olanrewaju Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan. Sound Sultan died on Sunday after “a hard fought battle with Angioimmunoblastic T-cell Lymphoma,” his family announced on Sunday. He was buried in New Jersey, U.S. the same day according…
12 Jul
The remains of the popular Nigerian music artiste, Olanrewaju Abdul-Ganiu Fasasi, who is professionally known as Sound Sultan, who died yesterday after a hard-fought battle with Angioimmunoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma (cancer of the throat) has been buried in Brooklyn, New York in the United States. Aged 44, he was buried according to the Islamic rites, as…
11 Jul
The Chief Whip of the Senate, Sen. Orji Kalu, has lamented the passing of popular singer and recording artist, Olanrewaju Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan.
11 Jul
Veteran Nigerian singer and actor Sound Sultan has died after losing battle with cancer. He was 44 years-old. The singer passed away Sunday, July 11, 2021, his family announced in a statement. "IT IS WITH HEAVY HEARTS THAT WE ANNOUNCE THE PASSING OF MULTITALENTED VETERAN SINGER, RAPPER, SONGWRITER OLANREWAJU FASASI A.K.A SOUNDSULTAN," the statement said…
12 May
Nigerian singer Sound Sultan has been diagnosed with throat cancer according to reports making rounds in the media. According to a report by Sahara Reporters on Wednesday, Sound Sultan, 44, is undergoing chemotherapy in a hospital in the United States of America. This report is yet to be confirmed by Guardian Life. A social media…
13 Mar
Ahead of the formal launch, Covers Africa, a talent hunt competition for vocal stars and cover champions, has unveiled Ben Ogbeiwi (The Music Sensei), Efe Macroc (The Chord Fingers)
5 Sep 2020
Veteran Nigerian Hip/Hop artiste, Eedris Abdulkareem, has unveiled his upcoming sixth studio album, a 24-tracker titled Nothing But The Truth. The album is coming ten years after his last project dropped.


The Party’s National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, briefing journalists in Abuja, said arraignments for the convention were ongoing.
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The Federal Government has vowed that it will address the plight of the poor and vulnerable Nigerians despite the economic challenges facing the country.
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Temi Ami-Williams, star of the award-winning Nigerian feature film EYIMOFE (This Is My Desire), has made history by becoming the first Nigerian actress to win a prize at Africa's biggest and most prestigious film festival, the Pan African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou. Miss Ami-Williams won the FESPACO Prize for the Best Young Actor…
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The police in Enugu have set a date and venue for a Computer-Based Test (CBT) in the 2020 Recruitment of 10,000 Police Constables into the Nigeria Police.