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Homosexuality: 'Bobrisky in Love' movie against Nigerian law - Censors Board

Nigeria, May 24 -- The National Film and Video Censors Board has cleared the air on a report making the rounds, claiming the board has set up three panels to analyse and classify a transgender film ti... Read More


Tonto Dikeh warns colleagues to steer clear of 'new lover'

Nigeria, May 23 -- Who is Tonto Dikeh's new mystery lover? This is the puzzle her fans and critics are trying to unravel. This was after Tonto, 34, announced Monday that she had 'found love'. The con... Read More


Two Nigerians shortlisted for 2019 Caine Prize

Nigeria, May 22 -- Two Nigerians have been shortlisted for the 2019 Caine Prize for African Writing. They are Lesley Arimah for 'skinned' and Tochukwu Okafor for 'All our lives'. The Caine Prize is ... Read More


Rihanna features Lagos in new video

Nigeria, May 22 -- The popular CMS bus stop in Lagos State has been featured in pop icon, Rihanna's latest campaign video for her luxury fashion brand, Fenty. The 45-seconds video begins with female ... Read More


'Soldier' who attacked veteran musician Baba Fryo arrested

Nigeria, May 21 -- Veteran Nigerian musician, Baba Fryo, has said that one of the soldiers who beat him up on Sunday has been arrested. The musician told PREMIUM TIMES on Monday that he was assaulted... Read More


After being brutalised, allegedly by soldiers, Baba Fryo seeks justice

Nigeria, May 21 -- Baba Fryo is currently nursing injuries sustained after he was beaten, allegedly by soldiers. The veteran singer, whose real name is Friday Igwe, has alleged that he was physically... Read More


Why I'm shooting a feature on Thomas Sankara - Fabian Lojede

Nigeria, May 18 -- Nigerian-born international actor, Fabian Lojede's unforgettable role as Bola Abayomi in the now rested series 'Jacob's Cross' made him a household name. Fabian has worked extensiv... Read More


Teni, Burna boy, Mr Eazi bag 2019 BET award-nominations (See Full List)

Nigeria, May 18 -- Popular Nigerian musicians, Teni, Mr Eazi, and Burna Boy have been nominated alongside Cardi B, Drake and Nipsey Hussle for the 2019 BET awards. Teni was nominated in the best new ... Read More


Hollywood's Lucien Morgan, Omotola, Sobowale, star in 'Shadow Parties'

Nigeria, May 17 -- A veteran Hollywood star, Lucien Morgan, and Nigerian stars, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde and Sola Sobowale are some of the actors in a new Nollywood film titled 'Shadow Parties'. Lucien... Read More


EFCC files 11 charges against Naira Marley

Nigeria, May 16 -- The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has preferred 11 charges bordering on fraud against the embattled musician, Azeez Fashola, aka Naira Marley, for alleged credit card fra... Read More