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Information Minister Mourns Ras Kimono, Calls Him Unforgettable Reggae Giant

By   /  June 11, 2018  /  Entertainment  /  No Comments

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has expressed shock and sadness at the passing of the globally-acclaimed reggae star, Ras Kimono, saying his contribution to that genre of music can never be forgotten. In a statement issued on Monday, the Minister extended his condolences to the family, friends and fans of the […]

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Reggae Icon And Legend, Ras Kimono, Is Dead

By   /  June 10, 2018  /  Entertainment, Headlines  /  No Comments

Ukeleke Onwubya popularly known as Ras Kimono is dead following a brief illness. He died at Lagoon Hospital in Ikoyi. Before his death, he had planned a medical trip to the US on Saturday night. Sir Shina Peters and other members of the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) have confirmed the death. An advocate of […]

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Supermodel Naomi Campbell Dates Rapper Adenuga

By   /  March 3, 2018  /  Music  /  No Comments

Supermodel, Naomi Campbell has officially confirmed to her curious fans that she is dating British musician Skepta, whose real name is Joseph Junior Adenuga.   Skepta, who is 15 years younger than the fashion icon, was born in North London on September 19, 1982, to Nigerian immigrant parents.   There had been rumour about their […]

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Court Orders Multichoice To Pay N6bn As Damages Over Copyright Infringement

By   /  January 23, 2018  /  Music  /  No Comments

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, Nigeria has ordered MultiChoice Nigeria Limited to pay Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria Ltd./GTE MCSN the sum of N6 billion as damages for copyright infringement. MultiChoice had in 2011 dragged the Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria Ltd./GTE before the court, but in a dramatic turn of event, MultiChoice […]

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Born To Praise Africa To Hold 24 Hours Marathon Praise In Osun

By   /  November 14, 2017  /  Music  /  No Comments

Spiritually inclined youths under the auspices of ‘Born to Praise Africa’ have organised a 24 hours marathon praise to seek the face of God for Nigeria and the entire African continent. Addressing a press conference at the Correspondents Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists in Osogbo, Osun State, the convener of BTPAfrica, Apostle Lawrence […]

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Runway Jazz 2017: UBA Powers Music And Business Masterclass Facilitated By The Berklee College Of Music

By   /  April 25, 2017  /  Music  /  No Comments

Nagee and Josh stone to headline the Jazz runway show As Donald Duke introduces daughter Xerona unto the scene The countdown has begun to the most anticipated and insightful learning experience at the Runway Jazz 2017 Music and Business Masterclass, taking place on April 29, 2017 in the Grand Ballroom of Eko Hotels & Suites, […]

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UBA’s REDTV Sponsors Runway Jazz to Commemorate Lagos @50

By   /  April 19, 2017  /  Music  /  No Comments

REDTV a dynamic online lifestyle channel, supported by United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, that puts the spotlight on Africa with a distinct global appeal, has announced its sponsorship of the Runway Jazz Festival as part of events lined up for the commemoration of Lagos @ 50. The Runway Jazz Festival scheduled to commence on […]

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Minister endorses use of barcode in movies, music to fight piracy

By   /  August 13, 2016  /  Movies, Music  /  No Comments

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has endorsed the use of barcode in Nigerian movies and music as a measure to protect intellectual properties from undue exploitation. The Minister, who was responding to a request to that effect by the Caretaker Committee of the Performing Musicians Employers Association of Nigeria (PMAN) who […]

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Minister hails Wakaa The Musical, urges investors to back creative industry

By   /  July 24, 2016  /  Music  /  No Comments

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has described the stage musical extravaganza Wakaa The Musical as one of the best in both depth and story line, after watching the London Edition of the show at the Shaw Theatre West End on Friday night. ”This production can be ranked high anywhere in the […]

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Adamawa Musician Ado Daukaka Regains Freedom, Rushed To Hospital

By   /  June 29, 2016  /  Music  /  No Comments

Tom Garba Six days after he was abducted  by yet to be identified gunmen  the popular musician in Adamawa State, Ado Halliru  alias Ado Daukaka, after his new album, which condemned corrupt practices, hit the airwave, had regained freedom  after he was dumped unconscious along Lamurde road in southern parts of the state, family  and […]

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