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2face, Blackface Attend Faze’s Twin Sister’s Burial

The service of songs held in honour of veteran singer, Faze’s twin sister had the former Plantashun Boiz (2face and Blackface) in attendance. Faze whose real name is Chibuzor Oji took to his Instagram page to share photos of those who spared time to grace the event and pay their last respect. From the photos shared, Blackface and 2face could be seen at the ceremony. The ‘Tattoo Girls’ crooner also tagged all the attendees and those who showed their support. Read Also: Blackface Leaks 43-Minute Private Chat He Had With Faze…

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I Have Plans To Run For President – Will Smith

Will Smith Veteran Hollywood entertainer, Will Smith has hinted at running for the US presidency. The 52-year-old actor and musician was on the Pod Save America podcast, hosted by Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, Dan Pfeiffer and Tommy Vietor. At some point, he teased that the Smith family could be headed for the White House. He was asked to speak on going into politics and running for office. Read Also: Again, Twitter Users Mock Will Smith Over Jada, August Alsina’s ‘Entanglement’ He then laughed and replied: ”I think, for now, I’ll let…

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Human Rights 

Saudi Arabia commutes three death sentences, UN experts call for charges to be dropped 

Five UN rights experts called Saudi Arabia’ decision to re-sentence to 10 years, the imprisonment of Ali al-Nimr, Dawood al-Marhoon and Abdullah al-Zaher “an important step towards compliance with the country’s international human rights obligations”, particularly under the Convention on the Rights of the Child, which prohibits executions for crimes committed by persons under the age of 18.  They highlighted that the sentencing commutations were based on the March 2020 Royal Order, which provides that any individual who received a death sentence for crimes committed as a minor would no…

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City 105.1 FM to syndicate Turntable top 50 as part of partnership

On November 19th, 2020, TurnTable Charts launched the record-breaking TurnTable Top 50 which combines freemium streaming services, Radio, and Television airplay to create an accurate representation of music consumption in Nigeria. The first installment of the TurnTable Top 50 saw “Ginger” by Wizkid featuring Burna Boy become the first number-one song on the chart. ALSO READ: Pulse chats with Ayomide Oriowo of Turntable Charts [Inside By Pulse] #left5::before{ content: “AD”; font-size: .6em; text-align: center; display: block; color: #bfbbbb7d; } Since its launch, TurnTable Top 50 has become the biggest and…

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Jena Nahnsen to Serve as Aspire2STEAM Advisor

Jena Nahnsen to Serve as Aspire2STEAM Advisor – Music Industry Today – EIN Presswire Trusted News Since 1995 A service for music industry professionals · Thursday, March 4, 2021 · 536,284,384 Articles · 3+ Million Readers News Monitoring and Press Release Distribution Tools News Topics Newsletters Press Releases Events & Conferences RSS Feeds Other Services Questions? Sourced From Nigerian Music

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Human Rights 

Environmental racism in Louisiana’s ‘Cancer Alley’, must end, say UN human rights experts

Originally dubbed “Plantation Country”, Cancer Alley, which is located in the southern state of Louisiana along the lower Mississippi River where enslaved Africans were forced to labour, serves as an industrial hub, with nearly 150 oil refineries, plastics plants and chemical facilities.    The ever-widening corridor of petrochemical plants has not only polluted the surrounding water and air, but also subjected the mostly African American residents in St. James Parish to cancer, respiratory diseases and other health problems.  “This form of environmental racism poses serious and disproportionate threats to the enjoyment…

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Two Nigeria Boys Tensioning Social Media With Their Flamboyant Lifestyle Are Caught During Robbery Operation [Photos+Video]

Two men were caught engaging in a robbery operation and it turns out they are young men who have been sharing videos of themselves living large to social media. One video of the men shared online shows them lounging in a hotel room while smoking and listening to music. Not long after the video was shared, the men were allegedly caught terrorising a neighbourhood. “All that glitters is not gold” Nigerians pointed out after the men were caught robbing with guns and paraded. Video of them being paraded was shared…

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(Opinion): Is reggae music dying or dead?

Related Articles Reggae is one special kind of music that changed the world. It’s Apostles come in different forms, acts and styles…. Some are highly “spiritual”. Some are very philosophical. Some are very mystical. Some are realists. Some are social crusaders. Some are humanists. Some are activists….Some are nationalists. Some are freedom fighters. Some are preachers. Some are teachers. We can go on and on. The list of who the Disciples of Reggae are is inexhaustible. From Bob Nesta Marley to Ewart Beckford (aka U Roy) Burning Spear, Steel Pulse,…

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Entertainment Lifestyle 

Cadence 808: Meet American singer doing Afrobeat music

American singer Cadence 808 is going against the grain by pursuing Afrobeat music which originated from West Africa. Often times, we hear of African musicians seeking to do music with a Western touch. In fact, many of our musical genres are exports of Western nations- Hip Hop, Rock, whilst local genres are often influenced by sounds from the West. However, an American singer is going against the grain by pursuing Afrobeat music which originated from West Africa. Cadence 808 is an up and coming singer whose sound is a mix of…

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The list outing Nigerian male celebrities hurts both heterosexual and LGBTQ people

A list of gay/bisexual men in Nigeria, compiled by self-styled investigative journalist known only as Queen Aisha, has made the round of Naija Twitter and is picking up more speed by the day.  The list, comprising essentially of actors, music artists and internet influencers bears the name of almost every male celebrity out there. It will be laughable if it isn’t dangerous. There are many ways to see this trend of wielding the existence of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and other sexual and gender minorities as fodder to build a…

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