April 16, 2021

Commitment to Creative Arts and Ideapreneurship will Put Nigeria on the Global Map – Says Adegunwa

Rite Foods Limited, makers of Bigi soft drinks and sausages, has recently restated its commitment to creative arts, ideapreneurship and the Nigerianness of positive energy portrayed through music, which it said, believe would put Nigeria on the global map. Seleem Adegunwa, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Rite Foods Limited, made the statement at the maiden edition of Bigi Media Idol, held in Lagos. “The purpose of having you is […]
April 11, 2021

Rite Foods Excites Sports Enthusiasts at Elegushi Peace Cup Tournament in Lagos

Rite Foods Limited, a truly world-class and proudly Nigerian foods and beverages company, on Friday, dazzled fans of celebrities, sport lovers, guests and Lagos residents as it threw its weight behind the 11:45 edition of Elegushi Peace Cup, that kept fans, spectators and guests in excitement. The Elegushi Peace Cup was characterized by celebrity football matches at the Campus Mini Stadium, Lagos Island, to commemorate the 11th coronation anniversary and 45th birthday […]
April 10, 2021

DMX: US Rapper Dies aged 50 following Heart Attack

DMX, the New York rapper whose gruff tone electrified the US music scene in the late 1990s, has died aged 50. The star, whose real name was Earl Simmons, was hospitalised after a heart attack on 2 April, and had been placed in a critical care unit at White Plains hospital, New York. His family had organised a prayer vigil outside, which took place on Monday. “Earl was a warrior […]
April 1, 2021

Burna Boy Nominated For 2021 BRIT Awards

Grammy-award winner, Burna Boy has on Wednesday, March 31 been nominated for 2021 BRIT awards. It would be recalled that the 29-year-old became the first Nigerian-based singer to win an individual Grammy for best album in the ‘World Music category’. Organizers of 2021 BRIT Awards, which is sometimes referred to as the British version of the Grammys, unveiled the nominees on Wednesday. The awards, which usually held in February but […]
March 24, 2021

REALITY TV: Big Brother Nigeria returns with N90m Grand Prize

One of Nigeria’s most anticipated reality television shows, Big Brother Naija, will return for its sixth season in 2021. Furthermore, the reality television show will top previous editions as its organizers, Multichoice Nigeria, has announced a grand prize of N90 million. In a statement sent to The Punch, customers on the DStv and GOtv platforms will have the opportunity to be among the first to be auditioned for the sixth […]
March 21, 2021

Burna Boy’s Album tops Apple Music after Grammy Awards

Days after Burna Boy’s album “Twice as tall” won the Grammy award, it has shot to the number 1 spot in the Naija top albums category of Apple music streaming platform. Apple Music’s official Twitter handle, gave the information. The tweet read: “Burna Boy’s Twice as Tall peaks #1 on Apple Music top albums Optical disc Nigeria….” Recall that Burna Boy and Wizkid got Grammys for their respective works on […]
March 18, 2021

Kanye West Becomes ‘Richest Black Man In U.S History’ with $6.6bn Net-worth

Music producer, rapper, and fashion mogul Kanye West is the richest African American in the United States. Bloomberg reports that West is officially worth $6.6 billion, making him the richest Black man in America’s history. Around the same time last year, West became a certified billionaire with the help of his successful apparel and sneaker brand, Yeezy, and a new multi-year contract with Gap (NYSE: GPS +1.64%). According to Business […]
March 15, 2021

Burna Boy Wins Best Global Music Album at 2021 Grammys

Burna Boy won Best Global Music Album at the 2021 Grammy Awards. His album Twice as Tall won the award over records by Antibalas (FU Chronicles), Bebel Gilberto (Agora), Anoushka Shankar (Love Letters), and Tinariwen (Amadjar). The win marks Burna Boy’s first Grammy Award after being nominated last year and the award was postponed due to the covid-19 pandemic. At the end of the Premiere Ceremony, Burna Boy performed music […]
March 10, 2021

Harry And Meghan: 10 Takeaways From The Big Oprah Interview

In the spring of 2020, the duke and duchess of Sussex stepped back from royalty as a lifestyle. However, they’re still officially the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, but you don’t call them “His/Her Royal Highness” anymore. The couple has relocated to Southern California, where the two now have deals with Netflix and Spotify and a production company called Archewell. They are pursuing a very different kind of unusual life […]
March 4, 2021

Burna Boy Set to Perform at 2021 Grammy’s Premiere Ceremony

The African Giant, Burna Boy has been billed to perform at 2021 Grammys Premiere Ceremony scheduled for March 14 at noon, which will be streamed live globally via GRAMMY.com. The event, which will be hosted by American singer, Jhené Aiko ― a three-time Grammy nominee, will feature several performances by current Grammy nominees like Burna Boy, Rufus Wainwright, Terri Lyne Carrington + Social Science, Lido Pimienta, Poppy and many others. […]