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Cynthia Morgan: Madrina change Record label sake of Jude Okoye – See oda Naija musicians wey don get yawa wit dia managers – BBC News

Image copyright Twitter Image example Many Twitter NG users dey use Cynthia Morgan Instagram Live compare wen di 29 year old singer bin dey hot. Many Nigerians waka enta social media on Sunday to tok about musician, Cynthia Morgan afta one Instagram live she do – reveal why her music career no too solid again. Di 29 year old Nigerian raggea dance-hall singer explain say na afta she accept one contract from her former record label – North Side Music Ltd – oga Jude Okoye, wey be music producer. Ms…

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COVID-19: AU, AFRIMA mark Africa Day with #StrongerTogether Solidarity Concert

In commemoration of this year’s Africa Day, the Africa Union Commission and All Africa Music Awards will host a live virtual Solidarity Concert for the African Union COVID-19 Response Fund, under the theme: “Health Security in the Context of COVID-19 and tagged #StrongerTogether,” to be broadcast on TRACE Television, African Independent Television and Social media platforms across Africa on May 25, 2020 at 16.00 hours (WAT). This was revealed by the organisers in a statement on Saturday. The Africa Day #StrongerTogether Solidarity Concert is aimed at inspiring action with key…

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Guinean singer Mory Kante passes on at 70

Guinean singer, Mory Kante, who helped introduce African music to a world audience in the 1980s, died on Friday in the capital Conakry, his son Balla Kante told AFP. Kante is best known for his dance song “Yeke Yeke,” which was a huge hit in Africa before becoming a No. 1 in several European countries in 1988. Nicknamed the “electronic griot” — a play on the name for traditional West African musicians and storytellers — Kante died in hospital at the age of 70 after succumbing to untreated health problems.…

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Majozi, Sol, Davido, Burna Boy, Keita, others for Africa Day Benefit Concert At Home

YouTube and ViacomCBS Networks Africa, with Idris Elba, have announced further additions to the “Africa Day Benefit Concert At Home” lineup. The concert will be streamed on the MTV Base Africa YouTube channel on May 25 at 18:00 CAT and broadcast on the network’s TV channels in Africa at 21:00 CAT. The two-hour special will raise funds to support food and health needs for children and families in Africa affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, through the World Food Programme and UNICEF. The concert will feature special messages from Trevor Noah,…

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Nigerian politicians most selfish, self-centred people I know – Olunloyo

Aderonke Omololu-Olunloyo, wife of one-time Governor of old Oyo State, Dr. Victor Sowemimo Omololu Olunloyo, has described Nigerian politicians as the most “laid-back, selfish and self-centred set of people” she has ever met. Olunloyo made this explosive pronouncement on Tuesday while featuring on the weekly radio show, Parrot Xtra Hour On Radio, aired on Space 90.1fm, Ibadan. It was anchored by Olayinka Agboola. The politician’s wife also advocated that politics should be made to be less attractive. Her words: “Once they become a politician, then they stop having a job,…

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Nigerian religious leaders demand lifting of COVID-19 lockdown

Among religious leaders there is a small but vocal minority who reject Nigeria’s coronavirus lockdown. Some reacted angrily to Monday’s announcement by the Nigerian government prolonging a ban on religious services, among other measures, especially in hard-hit regions, such as Kano — a predominantly Muslim city in the north of the country. The hotspot for new coronavirus infections has seen its rate spike to 852 cases and 36 fatalities. Nigeria has almost 6,000 infections and 182 deaths from the disease. Several imams have been suspended for violating state-imposed measures to slow down the spread of COVID-19 in a…

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Singer Simi raises concerns over plight of women in decision making

 Popular Nigerian singer, Simisola Ogunleye a.k.a Simi as expressed concern over the plight of women attaining their optimum  goals especially in decision making processes. She said via her Twitter account @Simplysimi on Monday that women have to sweat to gain spots in policies and decision making processes in the country. She wrote, “I woke up angry today cos of a conversation I had before bed. “Women are so strong. So obviously strong. You sweat blood for a spot at a table that disrespects a sweat.  “Then you spend every single…

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I’ll put out my n.a.k.e.d.ness in next music video – Tiwa Savage – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

I will go butt n.a.k.e.d in my next video, Tiwa Savage tells BBC I’ll put out my n.a.k.e.d.ness in next music video – Tiwa Savage, Tiwa Savage, n.a.k.e.d, Celia, Tiwa savage’s forthcoming album, I will go butt n.a.k.e.d in my next video, Tiwa Savage tells BBC www.ladunliadinews.com Follow and like us:

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Davido’s hit song, ‘Blow my mind’, crosses 40 million on YouTube

Related Articles DAVIDO’S 2019 hit, ‘Blow my mind,’ has crossed the 40 million mark on YouTube. The singer made the announcement recently on his Instagram account as he continues to promote his recently released music video, ‘D&G’ featuring Summer Walker. ‘Blow my mind’ joins a list of Davido’s hit songs that have done tens of million streams on YouTube. With 46 million streams, ‘Blow my mind’ joins ‘Gobe’ with 35 million streams, ‘Aye’ with 59 million streams, ‘Assurance’ with 56 million streams, ‘Fia’ with 74 million streams and ‘If’ with…

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COVID-19: Why we are committed to Nigeria, Africa — Global Citizen

Global Citizen, a Non-Governmental Organisation fighting poverty and campaigning for a just and sustainable world, has restated its commitment to Africa, particularly Nigeria. The Chief Policy Officer of the NGO, Michael Sheldrick, restated the commitment at the launch of the Nigeria Solidarity Support Fund on Thursday. The NSSF, a baby of the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority, was launched at a ceremony that had Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) as the Special Guest of Honour virtually on Zoom. The NSSF has the vision of raising $50 million for the Nigeria’s Coronavirus…

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