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Mosunmola ‘Mo’ Abudu to unveil the new face of Africa

Meet the inspiring Nigerian woman who is all set to launch a TV network which promises to break the stereotypes about the continent. A woman who could be considered Africa’s Oprah Winfrey is launching an entertainment network that will be beamed into nearly every country on the continent with programmes showcasing its burgeoning middle class. […]

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RUMOUR: Wizkid Was Expelled From School For Theft

Wizkid has been embroilled in a money scam saga. In this incident, it is alleged concert organisers paid Nigerian star Wizkid and his EME boss Banky W 500000 Naira for him to appear at a University of Lagos (UNILAG) show, which they say he never showed up for in the end. There has been arrest […]

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Wizkid Survives Car Crash

Ayo Wizkid Balogun survived an auto mobile accident in Lekki, Lagos after his newly acquired Porsche Panarama burst a tire, slammed into a road barrier, thankfully didn’t somersault but screeched dangerously to a halt with the damaged hood facing the side of the road. Wizkid was unhurt with reports stating he was immediately whisked away in another […]

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AUDIO ALERT: Wizkid ft Femi Kuti Jaiye Jaiye

Freshly after announcing the rekindling of EME ties, young Nigerian crooner Wizkid has come out with a fresh new release. His latest offering is called Jaiye Jaiye and it features fellow Nigerian musical icon Femi Kuti, the son of legendary instrumentalist Fela Kuti. In Jaiye  Jaiye, Wizkid wittingly sets his vocals on a cool West […]

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Wizkid, EME Back in Business, Signs UK and Nigerian Artist

After a renegotiation of contracts, Wizkid and Empire Mates Entertainment (EME) are back together. Wizkid has been seen with label mates, Shaydee and DJ Xclusive in Benin Republic where they all performed at a show early this month and then Banky W had been called on stage by Wizkid at a recently held Five Star […]

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Wizkid Wins UK MOBO Award

Young Nigerian artist Wizkid, who is famous for hits such as “Holla At You Boy” and “Tease Me”, was recently chosen as Best African Act at the UK MOBO Awards. MOBO, which stands for Music Of Black Origin, is the most prominent award that caters for music of black origin in the UK. The 2011 […]

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Nigerian Govt Investing Heavily in Entertainment Industry

During the past week, Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Honourable Olusegun Aganga, confirmed the provision of a “Special Entertainment Fund” by the Government of the west African country, following an announcement that was made by the President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan at the 30th anniversary of the Silverbird Group in November 2010. According to Vanguardngr.com, the amount […]

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It’s MAMAs Night Tonight

The show is on at the Expo Centre, Eko Hotel and Suites in Lagos tonight. More A-List artists have since been added to the list of tonight’s performers and hosts. According to PM News Nigeria, Senior Vice President and Managing Director of MTV Networks Africa announced that US female rapper, Eve will be hosting the […]

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