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#EndSARS protests: We’ll return once curfew is lifted- Falz

Multiple award-winning singer and social crusader, Folarin Falana fondly referred to as Falz, has taken to his social media account to express his displeasure over the curfew imposed by the Lagos State Government. The singer in a video on his verified Instagram account made it known that the protest was not over, stating that the people would continue with the… Read More
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Us actor, Tyler Perry joins #ENDSARS protest, laments Nigeria’s sorry state

…says ‘Nigeria going through so much horror despite enormous potential’ American actor, writer, producer and director, Tyler Perry, on Sunday, threw his weight behind the ongoing #ENDSARS protests across Nigeria. Perry in a tweet on his official Twitter handle @Tylerr… expressed regret that Nigeria, inspite of her enormous potential to be one of the world’s greatest country is in such… Read More
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#EndSARS: Reconstitute NHRC governing council, Falz advises Buhari

Popular singer, Folarin Falana, popularly called Falz, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to reconstitute the governing council of the National Human Rights Commission. This is coming in the wake of protests against police brutality, which has seen a series of attacks on unarmed #EndSARS/EndSWAT protesters by unknown armed hired thugs in Lagos and Abuja. Falz’s demand was contained in… Read More
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JP Clark gave Nigerian poets sense of importance – Odia Ofeimun

Poet and polemicist, Odia Ofeimun, has paid glowing tributes to the late renowned poet and Emeritus Professor of Literature, Prof John Pepper Clark, saying he contributed greatly to giving poets in the country sense of importance in the practice of their vocation. Ofeimun stated this in his tribute to Clark, who died on Tuesday morning. He said the late poet… Read More
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COVID-19 lockdown violation: Sanwo-Olu grants Funke Akindele, husband state pardon

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has granted state pardon to popular Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele, alias Jenifa, and her husband, Abdulrasheed Bello, aka JJC Skillz, who violated COVID-19 prevention protocols last April and were convicted and sentenced to community service for holding a crowded house birthday party. Sanwo-Olu, in a statement on Friday, granted state pardon to the couple… Read More
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UK court jails Nigerian rapper, Olawale Hassan, 10 years for rape

A Nigerian rapper based in the United Kingdom, Olawale Hassan, popularly known as Goldie 1, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for raping a woman. According to BBC.com, the 33-year-old, who lives at Falcon Avenue, Grays, Essex, attacked the victim in Southend in 2017 after claiming he was a music producer, officers said. However, during his trial, he… Read More
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BBNaija: Ogun gov appoints Laycon youth ambassador

Governor Dapo Abiodun has appointed the winner of the 2020 Big Brother Naija Season 5, Lekan Agbelesebioba, aka Laycon, as Ogun State Youth Ambassador. He also announced the donation of N5m and a three-bedroom bungalow to the BBNaija winner. Abiodun disclosed this on Tuesday when he hosted Laycon in his Oke-Mosan office in Abeokuta, the state capital. Congratulating Laycon on… Read More
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2020 MTV EMA: Burna Boy, Rema nominated for Best African Act

Nigerian artistes, Burna Boy and Rema have been announced as nominees in the 2020 MTV European Music Award Best African Act category. Other African artistes in the category include; Master KG, Kabza de Small and DJ Maphorisa (South Africa), Sheebah (Uganda), and Gaz Mawete (DRC). Lady Gaga leads the pack with seven nominations which include “Best Artist,” “Best Pop,” and… Read More
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Lionel Richie celebrates 38th anniversary of first solo album

American singer and songwriter, Lionel Richie, has taken to his verified Facebook account to celebrate the 38th anniversary of his first solo album. The composer, multi-instrumentalist and actor, thanked his fans for their unwavering support over the years. He wrote, “Can’t believe it’s been 38 years! Happy anniversary to my very first solo record. Thank you all for the love… Read More