NairaBet founder Akin Alabi joins 2019 race to run for House of Reps

Founder of betting company, NairaBet, Akin Alabi has joined the race for House of Representatives in the 2019 elections.  Mr. Alabi bought the expression of interest form today at the APC National Secretariat to represent Egbeda/ Ona Ara Federal Constituency of Oyo State.   He had previously contested for the same position in 2015 under the…

Rihanna joins team Nikki Minaj, unfollows Cardi B on Instagram  

The Nikki Minaj-Cardi B beef apprears to be growing messier and bigger in size as RiRi is taking sides with Ms. Nikki.  Rihanna has unfollowed Cardi B on Instagram as a mark of support of Nikki Minaj…  Surprised?  The female rappers beef only reminds one of the days of the East Coast-West Coast rift where…

Kanye West & 50 Cent: A Story of Two Kings 

A King didn’t know that the baby king was gunning to steal his crown. 😂 😂 😂  He gleefully jumped into the ring and got into a bout. In the process, he lost his crown, his head, his queen, his voice and his wallet. The Old King now finds solace in comedy.

Nigerian blogger Chidera Eggerue says she’s single because straight men are boring

UK based Nigerian blogger, Chidera Eggerue has explained why she is still single.  The outspoken 23-year-old activist, writer and MOBO award winning founder of #SaggyBoobsMatter movement  also known as The Slumflower posted on her instagram page that she is single because she’s “unfortunately atracted to straight me.” Ms. Eggerue said they “bore me” and she…

Rochas Okorocha sacks son-in-law Uche Nwosu, other cabinet members 

Governor of Imo state Rochas Okorocha has sacked his chief of staff, son-in-law Uche Nwosu.  Mr. Nwosu was until now thought  to have been anointed by the governor to succeed Okorocha as the next governor of Imo state.    Also sacked alongside Uche Nwosu were other cabinet members including: 1. Sir George Eche – Secretary…

Big break for Nollywood as Netflix acquires Genevieve Nnaji’s ‘Lionheart’

International film company Netflix has acquired world rights to its first Nigerian film.  The company annouced that it bought rights to ‘Lionheart’ – a Nigerian comedy directed by Genevieve Nnaji. This comes  prior to its Toronto premiere tomorrow.  ‘Lionheart’ is Genevieve Nnaji’s  the directorial debut starring veteran comedian, Nkem Owoh alongside  Pete Edochie and Onyeka…

Senate President Bukola Saraki helps road users clear Aba-Owerri highway 

Nigeria’s Senate President today  showed examplary leadership by helping road users to clear the Aba-Owerri highway after a truck fell and caused a gridlock.  Senator Saraki was heading to Abia from Owerri when truck fell and caused a traffic lock down.   The Presidential aspirant stopped his convoy, got down from his vehicle and personaly helped…

Saraki, Atiku, Kwankwaso condemn unlawful police raid of Edwin Clark’s home

The raid of elder statesman Edwin Clark’s home by the police has drawn condemnation from various quaters who percieve it as an abuse of authority by the Inspector General of police.  The  Senate President Bukola Saraki in his condemnation of the action described the raid as a “gross abuse of state institutions” and a “threat to…

My dad arrested me with the police for choosing music over school – Davido

Nigerian Afro pop king Davido has revealed how his billionaire dad fought against his music career.  He made this revelation duringan interview with Breakfast Club Power 101.5 FM, New York.  Davido said his father, Chief Adedeji Adeleke wanted him to concentrate on his education and abandon his love for music. The singer choose to pursue…

Toke Makinwa buys N260 million mansion in Banana Island 

Radio personality, Toke Makinwa has bought a mansion in Banana Island.  The beautiful socialite is said to have paid 260 million naira for the house that is located just beside Linda Ikeji’s Banana Island home.  According to an insider as revealed by SDK,  Toke is not going public about the purchase because she’s not yet…

#AMVCA2018: Omotola, Falz, Bisola, ALTER EGO, TATU, 18 HOURS come tops

The prestigious African Magic Viewers Choice Awards 2018 (AMVCA 2018) held last night. The event which was broadcast LIVE to nine different countries saw the best of  the African screen converge at the Digital Eko Hotel Convention Center, Victoria Island, Lagos.  Coming tops on the awards list were 18 Hours – Best Overall Movie,  Don Omope’s ‘Tatu’  with…

Commotion at NYSC orientation camp as Davido arrives for resgistration

The arrival of Davido at the NYSC orientation camp in Lagos caused hysteria as corp members tumbled over themselves to catch a glimpse of the pop star who came to fill some important forms.  Corps members who couldn’t get enough of their favourite singer kept chanting his name and taking pictures with their cell phones….