Monthly Archives: August 2014

Segun Arinze welcomes new baby girl

27th Aug 2014 Hi there happy people! Veteran Nollywood actor Segun Arinze and his wife Julie had a bouncing baby girl on Monday in Maryland, USA. Congratulations Segun and Julie! The couple already has two boys together, making the new addition a perfect one. But then the new addition is Segun’s second daughter. Segun had ... Read More

Banky W opens up on why EME let go of Skales

27th Aug 2014 In a chat with Pulse.ng Empire Mates Entertainment’s boss Banky W has opened up about the real reason the record label had to let go of fast-rising “Shake Body” singer Skales, whom EME had discovered and signed up in 2010. Banky W had it that EME had to let Skales go because ... Read More

New video alert: Easyplus – “Area”

27th Aug 2014 On to new music and videos, Nigerian afro-pop artist EasyPlus formerly known as Minus 2, formerly known as Omo Eleniyan has released the video to his song “Area”. “Area” is from EasyPlus’ forthcoming debut album “Easy Does It”. The song talks about Lagos street life, which includes Bariga, where EasyPlus grew up. ... Read More

New music alert: Nameless – “Butterfly”

27th Aug 2014 Yet in the Eastern African front, veteran award-winning Kenyan artist Nameless has released a new song and video titled “Butterfly”. The song, which Nameless sang in Luganda, was inspired when a Ugandan fan of Nameless challenged him to learn their language, Luganda. The romantic song ‘Butterfly” is ... Read More

Libya Withdraws Offer to Host AFCON 2017; Kenya Puts in a Bid

27th Aug 2014 Some more football news with this report that Libya has withdrawn its offer to host the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. This decision was made following a meeting between CAF and Libyan football officials at the CAF headquarters in Cairo. CAF President Issa Hayatou, on making the announcement, mentioned the current unstable ... Read More

Coach Stephen Keshi Comes to a Temporal Agreement with Nigeria.

27th Aug 2014 Hmmm…guys, the drama surrounding Nigeria and  its coaching team is still on, but at least we have somewhat of a reprieve, with the information that Coach Stephen Keshi and Minister of Sports Tammy Danagogo have come to a temporary agreement that will see oach Keshi take the Nigerian Senior team through their ... Read More

Rice Production in Nigeria Records a Huge Positive Increase.

27th Aug 2014 Guys, remember when we shared with you that the Dangote Group is investing $1 billion in rice production in Nigeria? They seem to be on to something. An article in BusinessDay informs us that annual domestic processed rice production in Nigeria has jumped from 2.9 metric tonnes, valued at N580 billion naira, ... Read More

New video alert: Nonny D Ft Solid Star – “Sade (Remix)”

26th Aug 2014 And fast rising afro-pop artist Nonny D has a video for the remix of his song “Sade” featuring ace afro-pop sensation Solid Star. The original song was released last year which was followed by the remix with Solid Star. This new video of the remix was directed ... Read More