MTV Base, organizers of the MTV Africa Music Awards has postponed the event indefinitely. The ceremony was scheduled to hold in Kampala, Uganda on February 2021. Organizers of the award said that the postponement was due to the ‘current health and safety challenges.” They wrote, “After careful consideration, MTV Base is concerned that the current […]

The nominations for the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards, celebrating the best in television and film, has been announced. Chadwick Boseman, who died last year at the age of 43 after a private battle with colon cancer, received a posthumous nomination for his role in the Netflix film “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.” This year’s nominees […]

Chad’s government has barred the opposition from staging protests ahead of an expected announcement by President Idriss Deby Itno’s party that the veteran leader will be its champion in upcoming elections. In a decree published late Monday, Public Security Minister Mahamat Tahir Orozi said the authorities “cannot allow the holding of such protests, which have […]

Cicely Tyson, the pioneering African-American actress and honorary Oscar winner, died Thursday aged 96, her manager said. Known best for Emmy-winning television movie “The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman” and her Academy-nominated turn in 1972 film “Sounder,” Tyson’s acting career spanned seven decades and often tackled issues of racism and social justice. She frequently turned […]

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 is considering targeted lockdown in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja; as well as Lagos and Plateau States. PTF National Incident Manager, Mukhtar Muhammed, who stated this on Friday, described as alarming, the rising cases of Covid infections recorded in the three urban areas. Muhammed said data showed that urban […]

PRESIDENT Muhammad Buhari, yesterday, asked Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, to flush out all the criminals in his state, He also told the new service chiefs in a close doors meeting that the country was in a state of emergence Akeredolu briefs Buhari Although the governor failed to grant State House correspondents an interview at […]

Odion Ighalo has returned to Shanghai Greenland Shenhua after his loan deal with Manchester United came to an end. The former Nigeria international joined the Reds on a temporary basis in January 2020, initially until the end of May. Ighalo made an immediate impact at Old Trafford, scoring twice against Derby County in the Emirates […]

Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), has said popular Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, well known as Sunday Igboho, had no right to issue a vacation notice to Fulani herders in the Ibarapa Local Government Area of Oyo State. Igboho, who is the Akoni Oodua of Yoruba land, had asked herdsmen accused of perpetrating […]

“Growing up, I had never lost anyone that made me feel like a part of me had left me, but when I lost Kolade, I knew that something left me. I remember during his burial, when some media houses wanted me to grant interviews, I couldn’t talk. Every time I would open my mouth, Id […]

Tiffany Haddish says she turned down an offer to host a Grammys pre-show — and it’s because the organisation was trying to make her pay for everything. The comedic actor says she was offered the hosting job for the Recording Academy’s 3-hour pre-telecast ahead of the main show in January, but when she was told […]

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