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Nominees for the 2019 Grammy Awards

Here is a list of nominees in the major categories for the Grammy Awards, which will be handed out on Sunday in Los Angeles.
Okiemute Ighorodje

MTN Project Fame winner decries stereotype in Nigeria music

Okiemute Ighorodje, the winner of MTN Project Fame West Africa, Season 9, has decried the glorification of Afro pop to the detriment of other genres of music.

Stop production of harmful musical albums – Cleric tells Christians

A clergyman in the Catholic Diocese of Minna, Niger state, Rev. Christian Achinuvu, has asked musicians in the country to stop the production of songs that are “harmful” and promote moral decadence in the society.

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Arsenal Bukayo Saka

Arsenal contract talk with Bukayo Saka suffer new setback

Arsenal could lose Nigerian-born youngster Bukayo Saka if they fail to secure European football for next season, according to reports.
Emmanuel Dennis insists Club Brugge have the quality to beat Manchester United and secure a place in the next round of the Europa League.

Emmanuel Dennis: Club Brugge can beat Manchester United at Old Trafford

Emmanuel Dennis insists Club Brugge have the quality to beat Manchester United and secure a place in the next round of the Europa League.

UPP leaders dissolve party, joins APC

Following the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)’s deregistration of 31 political parties, the leadership of the National Executive Committee (NEC), including the Board of Trustees (BOT) and other organs of the United Progressive Party (UPP), has joined the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

Gas shortage hits Nigeria’s power plants

Electricity Generation Companies (GenCos), comprising gas-fired and hydro stations said that they could not generate 3,347.5 megawatts of electricity on Wednesday due to unavailability of gas.

Nigeria secures $1.46 billion to complete Ajaokuta Steel

The federal government has secured about $1.46 billion for the completion of the Ajaokuta Steel Mills in Ajaokuta, Kogi State.