Monthly Archives: October 2014

Nigeria’s Wande Coal and Ghana’s Fuse ODG perform ‘Come Closer’ in the UK.

30th Oct 2014 Hi guys and welcome,

So do we smell a fresh collaboration between Ghana’s heavy weight wrapper Fuse OGD and the blackest of them all Wande Coal? Turns out no.

The pair shared a stage though, to perform their track Come Closer released last year, which come to think of it was performed by the pair last in the UK as well.

Hmm…

 

New music alert! Saeon – Awada Erekere

30th Oct 2014 Moving on now to this new video by singer Saeon who’s hot off her last video with Wizkid, Boogie Down.

Now this new effort titled Awada Erekere is Saeon’s chance at a sexy RNB gig which according to her, she’s been dying to make.

Produced by GospelOnDBeatz the video was shot in South Africa and co stars South African friend and model, Keanu Robertse.

 

New music alert! Burna Boy – Check And Balance.

30th Oct 2014 And the Don Gordons himself Burna Boy has been busy of late. He’s just released this hot new video Check and Balance.

Here, he collaborates with Matt Maxx and Godfather Productions for this truly rich and glossy video, with an entertaining story line – not to mention some serious twerking acrobatics.

Burna keeps us glued with the goods.

 

Kayswitch baby mama drama surfaces

30th Oct 2014 And exclusive reports from Linda Ikeji’s blog has it that Kayswitch’s Liberian baby mama Meena Subramani stormed his Lekki Phase 1 home in Lagos but was refused entry by the security guards.

Pictures show the distressed new mother with their 7 month baby nestled on her hip – the report said she’d been screaming at D’banjs brother Kayswitch to come out and face her to no avail.

 

New music alert! Tuface Idibia – Nfana Ibaga (Remix)

29th Oct 2014 Hey happy people,

Much respect to the tireless Tuface Idibia who is not resting on the laurels of his Ascension Album released in July. He’s been busy knocking out new tracks in celebration of his 10 years in the music industry.

Bringing back fond memories of 2004, Tubaba has dropped a remix of his classic hit Nfana Ibaga this time produced by OJB Jezreel. He’s taken time to adjust some of the lyrics as well, opting to take a shower this time and referring to his education in ‘the school of life’.

EL Now news gathers his record label will be re-issuing a Kennis Music album, “Rewind, Select and Update” as well as “Face 2 Face 10.0″.

No slacking!

 

MI continues to tease ahead of new album release.

29th Oct 2014 Speaking of slacking, it’s been a rather tedious wait for fans of Chocolate city rapper MI.

He continues to tease his faithful followers as he’s uploaded the behind the scenes video of him working on one of the singles Millionaira Champagne off the soon-to-be released album, The Chairman.

Come on MI, quit dangling the carrot already.

 

Singer Wizkid arrested in Kenya over illegal substances

29th Oct 2014 Over now to Nigeria’s Justin Beiber the irrepressible Wizkid. Kenyan publications have it that the Show you the Money singer was arrested over the weekend following allegations that he was caught smoking illegal substances.

We gather the arrest was made just as Wizzy was checkingout of his Nairobi Crown plaza suit after days of concert performances.

Reports say the arrest was made even as the star had paid over 90 thousand naira as penalty for smoking in his room.

Lucky for him, Mtoto singer and Kenyan native Victoria Kimani was along to save the day and rescue the star from the station.

So far, Wizkid has kept mum about the fiasco.

 

Murdered South African goal keeper Senzo Meyiwa to be buried 1st of November.

29th Oct 2014 And finally South Africans are still in shock following the tragic death of Orlando Pirates and National team goalkeeper and captain Senzo Meyiwa who was shot in the chest by armed robbers who invaded his girl friend’s house.

Speaking in a statement, South African president Jacob Zuma has urged law enforcement authorities to “leave no stone unturned” in finding the killers, with police offering a reward of nearly $23,000 for information leading to their arrest and conviction.

Meanwhile funeral arrangements are being made for the late goal keeper who will be buried in his home town Umlazi in Durban on Saturday the 1st of November. He died aged 27.

 

Former actress Regina Askia speaks on being an Ebola-Ready-Nurse in the US.

28th Oct 2014 To America now where former Nollywood talent Regina Askia who as you might have heard severally on the show is now a fully registered nurse in the US.

Well, she’s been speaking up on Facebook about volunteering as the only female Ebola Ready Nurse in her area amidst growing fears of the deadly virus in the country.

“ I was full of thoughts ” she said, “as I watched the display hoods, masks, gowns, boots…almost like a nightmare”. Indeed, more power to the nurses on the grind! Stay safe.

 

Sa’s Kenny Kunene to swap politics for sushi?

28th Oct 2014 Still in SA, Jo’burg to be precise, it seems chronic bad boy Kenny Kunene is back to his best-worst behavior as his birthday last Friday saw the sushi enthusiast swapping politics for a more amiable cause – nyotaimori…which is the Japanese term for eating sushi off a woman. Oh man!