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The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III, has broken his silence over the heated reactions generated by his statement over the Mayegun title he conferred on the fuji musician, Alhaji Wasiu Ayinde, stating that the context through which he made the statement should be understood.

Alaafin: Kings who indulge in clubbing, drinking do not deserve respect

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has said that Yoruba kings and chiefs who indulge in clubbing, smoking, drinking and other untoward behaviour are not worthy of honour and any respect.
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Box Office: Intrigues, accolades of Nollywood ‘King of Boys’

What happens when a woman fights and becomes ‘king’ or ‘Oba’ who rules the underworld? The intrigues and suspense that follows are what makes Nollywod blockbuster “King of Boys” entertaining, thrilling and visually compelling.
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Charly Boy set to perform at 2019 ‘Felabration’ Festival

Maverick entertainer and activist, Charles Oputa, popularly known as ‘Charly Boy’, is set to perform at the 2019 annual Felabration fiesta, a week-long celebration of the life and times Fela Anikulapo-Kuti.
Yoruba filmmaker, Olajide Kazeem, aka, Seun Egbegbe, has spent 30 months in prison custody due to his failure to to meet his bail conditions.

Filmmaker Seun Egbegbe spends 30 months in jail

Yoruba filmmaker, Olajide Kazeem, aka, Seun Egbegbe, has spent 30 months in prison custody due to his failure to to meet his bail conditions.
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Adewale Ayuba explains why up-and-coming musicians prefer Afro, Hip-hop to Fuji

Veteran Fuji musician, Adewale Ayuba, says most up-and-coming musicians are not embracing Fuji music due to its huge financial involvement in its production.
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Japan loads first Iran oil cargo since US sanctions

Japanese refiners have loaded Iranian oil onto a tanker, resuming imports after halting purchases because of sanctions by the US, a spokesman for a Japanese refinery and an Iranian official said on Monday.

KWAM 1 announces demise of his saxophonist Joel Ajayi

Fuji music star Wasiu Ayinde Marshall, also known as Kwam 1, announces the demise of his long-time saxophonist Joel Ajayi
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Ekiti guber: Wasiu Ayinde congratulates Kayode Fayemi, says Osun agenda is next

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress and Fuji Music Icon, Alhaji Wasiu Ayinde Marshal, popularly known as K1 De Ultimate, has heartily congratulated the Governor-elect of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on his momentous victory in last Saturday’s election.
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Iya Aladuke: One of my saddest moments as a musician

A female musician, Hawawu Alake-Adisa, popularly known as “Iya Aladuke, Abolodefeloju” says an unforgettable incidence in her career was when she lost her grandchild to an accident in a gifted vehicle.
President Buhari receives in audience King Wasiu Ayinde Marshal 1 in State House on 28th June 2018 - State House

Wasiu Ayinde: Why I am supporting President Buhari, Asiwaju Tinubu

Popular Fuji star, Wasiu Ayinde, popularly called K1 de Ultimate, has said he is supporting President Muhammadu Buhari’s reelection bid because he is fighting a group of Nigerians he described as ‘cabal’.

Three feared killed as hoodlums clash in Ibadan

Three people were feared killed on Thursday, while many were injured as hoodlums clashed in Abebi, Oloosa-Oko, Oopo and Orita-Merin areas of Ibadan, Oyo State.

Kwam 1: Yoruba music facing extinction

The popular Fuji musician, Wasiu Ayinde Marshal, also known as Kwam 1, has called for concerted action to save the Yoruba Music genre from going extinct.

Fuji legend Kwam 1 weds long-time partner Fathia Opeyemi

Fuji legend, Wasiu Ayinde aka Kwam 1, pulled a surprise on his family and friends on Saturday morning when he wedded with his long-time partner, Fathia Opeyemi.

Senator Musiliu Obanikoro finally joins APC

A former Minister of State for Defence, Sen. Musiliu Obanikoro, on Saturday in Lagos finally dumped the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

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