Chinenye Okoye

    Apple CEO Cook: I’m gay and it’s one of God’s greatest gifts

Apple CEO Cook: I’m gay and it’s one of God’s greatest gifts

Tim Cook, American business executive and the CEO of Apple Inc, says he is gay and proud of it. According to Bloomberg Businessweek, Cook made the revelation in an essay he published on Thursday. "I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me,” he said. Although he has chosen to finally come out of the closet to talk about his sexual [...]

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 Nigerian celebrities on social media display

They say there is no business like showbiz, just as most Nigerian celebrities love the many 'goodies' that come with being in the spotlight and will readily let you know, just how successful, they are.  After all, they work very hard for their earnings, travelling here and there, sometimes going for months, all in the bid to make money, doing what [...]

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    Joan Rivers’ daughter hires law firm to investigate death 

Joan Rivers’ daughter hires law firm to investigate death 

Melissa Rivers, American actress, TV host/producer and daughter to Joan Rivers, late American comedian, has hired a New York law firm to investigate the circumstances behind her mother's death, according to Reuters. Making the development known on Tuesday, Ben Rubinowitz, a partner at Gair, Gair, Conason, Steigman, Mackauf, Bloom & Rubinowitz, revealed that the investigation could ultimately lead Melissa to file [...]

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    University offers course on Beyonce, Rihanna

University offers course on Beyonce, Rihanna

Beyonce, multiple award-winning American singer, and Rihanna, multiple award-winning Barbadian singer, can add yet another ‘out-of-the-box’ feat to their achievements, as they are to be studied by undergraduates of University of Texas, Austin as a course. According to allhiphop.com, the students are already in high spirits over the addition of the new course, which will focus on the superstars, who are [...]

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    Comedian Ay takes on malaria in new skit

Comedian Ay takes on malaria in new skit

Doing his part for the #MalariaFreeNigeria campaign, Ayo Makun, popular Nigerian stand-up comedian, has released a new comic video skit to enlighten the public on malaria. With the intention that the funny video will go viral on social media across Nigeria and beyond,  Ay wants to get people laughing, while inspiring them to take action against malaria. In April 2014, Malaria No [...]

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     2face out with Nfana Ibaga remix

 2face out with Nfana Ibaga remix

As part of activities to mark a successful ten years as a solo artiste, 2face, top Nigerian R&B star, has reproduced and released a new video of  Nfana Ibaga, one of his hit songs from ‘Face 2 Face’, his solo debut album. Produced by OJB Jezreel, Nigerian R&B singer, who came back to the music scene after surviving a near-death kidney [...]

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    BBA Highlights: Laveda, Alusa out

BBA Highlights: Laveda, Alusa out

Three weeks quickly went and have brought the end to the show's thrills for Alusa from Kenya and Laveda from Tanzania, who were evicted on Sunday. The show kicked off with Ikponmwosa Osakioduwa, BBA host, showing a recap clip when Ghana’s Mam’Bea and South Africa’s Samantha were issued their first disciplinary strike on Wednesday for revealing who they nominated for evictions, despite Biggie’s [...]

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Kim kardashian gets $500,000 to party in a club

It may sound ludicrous but it certainly pays to be Kim Kardasian West, reality TV star and wife to Kanye West, American award-winning rapper and entrepreneur, who hit the limelight after a leaked sex tape with Ray J, American singer. Owing to Kim’s overwhelming popularity, which rose with the running family reality TV show, Keeping Up With The Kardasians, most business [...]

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D’Prince is home alone

D’Prince, Mavin Records’ artiste and younger brother to Don Jazzy, the label’s boss, seems to have been left out to celebrate his birthday in Lagos, while the rest of the crew, including his brother is away for their UK tour. Mavin Records' crew comprising of Don Jazzy, plus its’ signed artistes, Tiwa Savage,  Dr Sid, Di’ja, Reekado Banks and the in-house [...]

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Comedian Ay speaks on divorce and politics

Ayo Makun, Nigerian stand-up comedian and host of  his TV comedy show, The Ay Show , says he is not one to accept failure and quit, especially when it has to do with his six-year-marriage, also stating his opinion on politics. Speaking with The Punch, the funny man states in clear terms, that he does not support the rate of divorce [...]

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    Ini Edo is at ‘peace’… even in divorce

Ini Edo is at ‘peace’… even in divorce

Despite the divorce scandal she is currently enmeshed in, Nollywood actress Ini Edo seems "at peace" and is full of smiles for her adoring fans and critics. Although tongues are still wagging on tales of infidelity and alleged thrashing by the wife of a man she was believed to be cheating with (the beautiful actress denied this), she seems to have resolved not [...]

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    Five nominations for Davido in Nigerian Music Video Awards

Five nominations for Davido in Nigerian Music Video Awards

The list of nominees for the 2014 Nigerian Music Video Awards has been released with Davido, multiple award-winning act, sitting atop with five nominations for his songs, Aye and Tchelete. Nigerian top R&B star 2face will have to battle it out with his look-alike, Joe El, Kennis Music’s artiste, who was nominated with him and others for Best R&B Video. See the full [...]

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    Jim Iyke floats political party for youths, ‘but it’s not a revolution’

Jim Iyke floats political party for youths, ‘but it’s not a revolution’

Jim Iyke, award-winning Nollywood actor, has also come out to state his interest in politics ahead of the 2015 general elections as he joins, the newly-registered Young Democratic Party. The Nollywood star, who is well known for his bad boy roles, is the director-general of the new party but does not plan to contest like his fellow Nollywood stars, saying the [...]

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Halima Abubakar did not insult me — Ruggedman

In an effort to put an end to the relationship rumours, Ruggedman, Nigerian rapper, released a statement denying that Halima Abukakar, Nollywood actress, was anything more than a good friend to him, while also lashing out on those talking bad about her.  Not many knew that the two entertainers, who were at a time spotted in a night club, reportedly being [...]

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2face, working on third ‘Rumors’ club

There is certainly no slowing down 2face, Nigerian singer, who released his sixth studio album, The Ascension in July, 2014. The acclaimed king of African pop, who is set to mark 10 years as a solo artiste, is also reportedly building the third branch of his night club, Rumours, which is planned to be launched between the end of 2014 or [...]

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D’banj, Akon, spotted on set of new video

D’banj, Nigerian singer, also known as Eja Nla or Kokomaster, who has been a little off the music radar, is currently working on a video for one of his two songs featuring Akon, American-based Senegal singer. Akon may be an international star but he certainly hasn’t forgotten his African roots as he continuously shows his love and support for other African [...]

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