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Edinburgh’s cultural festivals are officially kicking off, with thousands of events taking place. For the next three weeks the city will host the International Festival, the Fringe and the Military Tattoo. The Fringe remains the world’s largest arts festival with three thousand, two hundred and sixty-nine shows at two hundred and ninety-four venues. Meanwhile, the […]

US rock star Meat Loaf is stable and in good condition after collapsing on stage during a concert in Canada. Video footage from Thursday’s concert in Edmonton shows the singer, whose real name is Marvin Lee Aday, falling on stage during his performance.   Earlier in the week he had cancelled shows in Moose Jaw […]

The National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) says it has commenced a nationwide clampdown on marketers who distribute unwholesome and uncensored films in Nigeria. This is contained in a statement made available to newsmen on Thursday by the NFVCB Director of Operations in Abuja, Mr Cornel Agim. Agim said the defaulters include unlicensed distributors […]

A prominent Angolan rapper has been sentenced to five-and-a-half years in prison for planning a rebellion against President Jose Eduardo dos Santos. Luaty Beirao was sentenced by a court in the capital, Luanda, along with 16 other activists who were given jail terms of between two and eight years. Amnesty International said they had been […]

The first round of presenters for the upcoming twenty-fifth annual MTV Movie Awards has been announced. Model Gigi Hadid, actor Zac Efron, as well as “The Huntsman: Winter’s War” duo Chris Hemsworth and Jessica Chastain are confirmed to present MTV’s Golden Popcorn awards. Also on hands to announce winners at the April tenth event are […]

Multi-talented singer and comedian, Olumuyiwa Osinuga popularly known as No more loss is dead.  No more loss, who is known for his hit songs, ‘Iyawo Asiko’ and ‘Let Them Say” died yesterday morning at an undisclosed hospital in Opebi, Lagos. The talented singer was said to have been diagnosed with Typhoid fever since January.   […]

Ex-beauty queen, Ibinabo Fiberesima, has urged the Supreme Court to set aside the judgment of the Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal, which last Friday affirmed the five years’ imprisonment imposed on her by a Lagos State High Court. The actress is also seeking to be released on bail pending when the Supreme Court […]

Soul legend, Lionel Richie, has revealed that he tried to claim trademark on the word “Hello” after Adele’s latest hit. According to reports, Lionel jokes that he wished he had trademarked the word hello. However, his legal eagles appear to have convinced him he cannot trademark the word. The Commodores singer, now sixty-six year-old, released […]

The 58th Annual Grammy Awards nominations were annoucned earlier today  and Kendrick Lamar landed the most with 11, incluidng Album of the Year and Song of the Year. He was followed in nominations by Taylor Swfit and The Weeknd, who each scored seven nominations. he 83 categories were announced this morning, with Kendrick leading the noms […]

Popular comedian, Bovi and dance queen, Kaffy have been unveiled as hosts of the 2015 edition of the Headies. The Headies is an annual awards show organised by Hip TV. It aims to celebrate the best of Nigerian music released in a calendar year. This year’s event is scheduled to hold on December 30, 2015 […]

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