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COSON’s Tony Okoroji confirms Ras Kimono’s demise

Chairman of the Copyright Society of Nigeria, Mr Tony Okoroji, on Sunday lamented the demise of Nigerian reggae music legend Ras Kimono, who passed on at 60.

COSON urges President Buhari to sack NCC boss

The Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately relieve Mr. Afam Ezekude of his position as the Director General of the Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC).

NCC suspends COSON operating license

The lingering crisis affecting the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) has taken a new dimension as the Nigerian Copyright Commission has suspended its operating licence.

Tuface Idibia petitions NCC over COSON crisis

Innocent ‘2baba’ Idibia has called on the Nigeria Copyright Commission (NCC) to intervene in the ongoing Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) crisis.

COSON crisis: You will be disgraced like Robert Mugabe – Audu Maikori tells Tony...

Audu Maikori, a director on the board of Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON), has urged Tony Okoroji to let go of power to avoid being “disgraced” like Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe.

Tuface manager arrested for allegedly forging COSON letterhead

The founder and chief executive Officer of Now Muzik Ltd, Efe Omorogbe, was on Thursday brought before an Igbosere magistrates’ court, Lagos, for allegedly forging the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) letterhead.

COSON loses bid to stop MCSN from collecting music royalties

The Copyright Society of Nigeria, (COSON), on Tuesday, lost the bid to stop the Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria, (MCSN), from collecting music royalties on behalf of artistes.

COSON seeks resignation of Justice Abdul Kafarati

For his role in what the organsiation described as “a frightening new assault on the Nigerian Judiciary”, members of the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON), have called for the resignation of the Acting Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Abdul Kafarati.

Roc Nation was upset Wizkid missed ‘Made in America’ concert – Obi Asika

Obi Asika, co-owner of Cabal Entertainment, said singer Wizkid failed to show up for the ‘Made in America’ concert despite being billed to perform.

Tony Okoroji remains sacked – COSON board

The ongoing feud between the warring factions of the Copyright Society of Nigeria, COSON, regarding its leadership, has taken a hilarious but interesting turn.

COSON protests AGF Malami’s interference in MCSN court case

The Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) on Wednesday staged a peaceful protest against the interference of the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister for Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN) in its case against the Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria (MCSN) filed before Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court sitting in Lagos.

Fed govt committed to developing creative industry – Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government says it is irrevocably committed to growing the creative industry in view of its importance to the economy.

Minister inaugurates anti-piracy committee

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has inaugurated the Anti-Piracy Committee, charged with working out the modalities to tackle the piracy of creative works in the country.

Okoroji slams PMAN for disparaging minister over alleged plagiarism

Tony Okoroji has berated the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria (PMAN) for disparaging Lai Mohammed, minister of information and culture, over the recently held Creative Industry Summit in Lagos.

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