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America’s Kevin Hart purchases artwork of Kaduna-based artist on Twitter

American comedian and actor Kevin Hart has purchased a pencil drawing of himself from Kaduna-based artist, Eli Waduba on Twitter.

Nollywood calls for bundled broadband, local content

Principal players in the nation’s entertainment space, Nollywood, have intensified calls for government to make bundled broadband internet service widely available in its quest to diversify the economy and boost the emergence of local digital content.
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Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs loses mother of children

Model and actress, Kim Porter, who shares three children with musician and entrepreneur Sean “Diddy” Combs, has died at 47.
Tyler Perry

Tyler Perry reveals he’s killing off iconic Madea character

Tyler Perry’s latest movie, Acrimony, starring Taraji P. Henson, was the cause of several Twitter arguments these past few months as Nigerian moviegoers debated the merits of the movie and it’s intricate – if not, emotionally exhausting – plotline.
Baba Sala

Baba Sala: Family announces burial date

His son, a Performing Officer at the National Troupe of Nigeria, Emmanuel Adejumo, popularly called “Boisala’’ told NAN that the family was decided on the date for the burial.
Baba Sala

Ace comedian Baba Sala passes on

Nigeria’s 82-year-old ace comedian, Moses Olaiya, popularly known as Baba Sala, has passed on.

Falz: I will continue to make controversial music

The “This is Nigeria crooner” who recently won an AMVCA in an interview said that he is currently working on a music album where all the tracks will be as contentious and norm-breaking.
18 Hours

AMVCA 2018: ’18 Hours’ emerges overall best movie

’18 Hours’ has emerged the overall best movie for 2018 at the African Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards.
Zombie Boy - Rick Genest

Actor found dead in suspected suicide

Actor, Rick Genest, aka “Zombie Boy,” was found dead in his home on Wednesday following what was suspected to be a suicide.
Veteran actor, Segun Akiremi, popularly known as “Kanran”

Veteran actor urges federal government to build theatres to revive stage performance

A veteran actor, Segun Akiremi, popularly known as “Kanran”, on Monday advised the Federal Government to build more theatres across the country to revive stage performance.

Renowned playwright Akinwunmi Isola passes on at 79

One of Nigeria most renowned playwright, screenwriter, poet and actor, Akinwunmi Isola, is dead.

Golden Globes: 10 things you didn’t know you didn’t know

Hollywood’s annual awards season revs up on Sunday as industry A-listers turn out for the 75th Golden Globes.

AFRIMA transforming Nigeria’s creative industry – Lai Mohammed

The annual All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) which Nigeria has hosted since its inception in 2014, is helping to transform the nation’s creative Industry to a creative economy.

TV mogul Medina accused of sex assault

Actor Jason Dottley said Friday that music and TV mogul Benny Medina known for managing A-listers such as Jennifer Lopez -- attempted to rape him nine years ago.

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Justice Onnoghen’s case resumes at Code of Conduct tribunal

Suspended Chief of Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, resumes trial at Code of Conduct Tribunal on Monday.
Mario Balotelli has revealed that he wants to stay at Marseille beyond the end of this season and says the club is on another level from Nice.

Marseille’s Mario Balotelli denies planning to troll Paris Saint-Germain with Marcus Rashford t-shirt celebration

Marseille forward Mario Balotelli has denied planning to troll Paris Saint-Germain with a Marcus Rashford emblazoned t-shirt during their Ligue 1 clash on Sunday.
Adekunle Akinlade

Ogun elections: APM candidate challenges governorship result at tribunal

The governorship candidate of the Allied People’s Movement, APM, Adekunle Akinlade, has announced his decision to challenge the victory of the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state, Dapo Abiodun, in the election petitions tribunal.

Cleaners, security guards shut down FMC Makurdi over non-payment of two years allowance

Some casual workers of the Federal Medical Center, Makurdi, in Benue State, on Monday, locked down the hospital.

Edo election petition tribunal receives six National Assembly petitions

The Edo Election Petition Tribunal has so far received petitions from six candidates who contested the National Assembly election on February 23.