Japan Celebrates Bi-Racial Heroine Naomi Osaka for her US Open Feat

Naomi Osaka is hogging the headlines for all the right reasons in her native land after she became the first Japanese player to reach a Grand Slam singles final. She’s also helping break new ground in Japan due to her multiracial identity: the daughter of a Haitian father and Japanese mother. Naomi Osaka became the […]

Nollywood is not Gaining Global Acceptance – Genevieve Nnaji

Nollywood Actress Genevieve Nnaji has revealed that language is the major barrier preventing the industry from going global. The actress made this known while speaking on CNN about her Netflix acquired film, ”Lion Heart,” identifying lack of funds for movies as one of the challenges of the movie industry. When asked on why Nollywood movies […]

Tottenham Goalkeeper, Hugo Lloris Gets 20 Months Ban

Hugo Lloris, Tottenham goalkeeper has been banned from driving for 20 months and also fined after pleading guilty to a charge of drink-driving, British media reported on Wednesday. The 31-year-old World Cup winning goalkeeper admitted being more than twice above the drink-drive limit of 35 micrograms when he was stopped by police in central London […]

Mystro Gearing up to Become a Big Hit in 2019

Mystro is gradually building up himself to become a force to reckon with in the Nigerian music industry come 2019, and the crooner is doing a good job of it. 2016 was the year that gave us Mr Eazi. 2017 saw the likes of Mayorkun and Niniola emerge as major acts late in the year, […]

Yemi Alade and Teyana Taylor Thrill at Brooklyn Essence Street Style Festival

The fourth annual Essence Street Style Festival held in Brooklyn this weekend with Yemi Alade taking center stage as one of the headline acts. The event saw Yemi Alade thrill the audience even in rainy conditions as she gave quite the show delivering some of her notable songs to the delight of the crowd that […]

Ciara Makes Strong Comeback Statement with New Single “Dose”

Ciara is serving us some new looks on what seems to be the cover of her next single, “Dose.” The Crunk princess adorns one of her ears with a George Michael-esque dangling jewel. Her honey-colored curly hair seems to be inspired by Whitney Houston’s famous ‘do. Although Houston was wearing the bright colors that were […]

Oba of Benin asks UK to Return of Stolen Artifacts

The Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II,has renewed his call on the British Government to return to Benin Kingdom, all the artifacts stolen in 1897 when British forces invaded the Benin Kingdom.The call was made by the Oba when he received the Director of the British Museum, Hartwig Fischer, at his palace in Benin. The […]

Hurricane Florence Forces Davido US Performance to be Cancelled

The Dreamville Festival in which Davido was expected to perform in Raleign, North Carolina, US on Saturday has been postponed indefinitely by the organisers due to “Hurricane Florence”. The festival which is the inaugural edition was slated to hold on Saturday at Dorothea Dix Park in Raleigh North Carolina. The one-day festival offers attendees a […]