• DStv And GOtv Customers Are In For A Treat This January With MultiChoice Step Up Campaign

    DStv And GOtv Customers Are In For A Treat This January With MultiChoice Step Up Campaign
    Cash-strapped and still eager for the best entertainment in town? Well, you are in luck. There has never been a better time to stay connected to DStv and GOtv than right now! The Festive season may be over but MultiChoice Nigeria is still in the spirit of giving with the DStv and GOtv Step Up offer which gives loyal customers more reasons to stay connected in the new year.From January 15, active and disconnected DStv Access, Family, Yanga, Confam, Compact, and Compact Plus customers who pay
  • ‘Maman Dion,’ mother of singer Celine, dies at 92

    ‘Maman Dion,’ mother of singer Celine, dies at 92
    Therese Dion, the mother of “Titanic” singer Celine and affectionately known as “Maman Dion” has died at the age of 92, the performer said Friday.
    “Maman, we love you so much… We dedicate tonight’s show to you and I’ll sing to you with all my heart,” said the singer, who was to perform later in Miami.
    The star also posted on social media an old black and white family photo showing the matriarch surrounded by her husband and their 14 childre
  • Film maker, Odera Ozoka mingles with Auguleri monarch

    Film maker, Odera Ozoka  mingles with Auguleri monarch
    By Benjamin Njoku
    US-based Nigerian filmmaker, Odera Ozoka is surely working underground to actualize his political ambition.
    Read also: Buhari greets Amanyanabo of Kalabari at 90
    Recently, the award-winning film maker was  the guest of Igwe Micheal Idigo V Ezeudo, the paramount ruler of Auguleri, Anambra State. He was at the ancient town to celebrate  the 128th Ovala Aguleri festival (Ovala Ovu Obi), with the people as well as pay homage to the monarch who was also marking his first
  • Sack from Senate: I was denied fair hearing, Ifeanyi Ubah tells A-Court

    Sack from Senate: I was denied fair hearing, Ifeanyi Ubah tells A-Court
    By Ikechukwu Nnochiri
    Senator Ifeanyi Ubah
    In a swift reaction, Senator Ifeanyi Ubah of the Young Peoples Party, YPP, on Friday, lodged an appeal to challenge the judgement of an Abuja High Court that sacked him as the lawmaker representing Anambra South Senatorial District.In the four-ground of appeal he filed before the Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal, Ubah, insisted that he was denied fair hearing by the high court.
    He told the appellate court that he was neither served with the Origina
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  • ‘I’m back to fight against injustice in Nigeria’

    ‘I’m back to fight against injustice in Nigeria’
    By Benjamin Njoku
    Like his contemporaries including Majek Fashek, Ras Kimono and The Mandators, the reggae icon moved to the United States, and later to Canada and Germany in search of bigger opportunities. While he was away, fans of the Messiah of Afro reggae music missed him. But this time, he’s back and ready to reclaim his place in the Nigerian music scene.
    NDDC accumulates over N2trn debt – Akpabio
    Explaining why he disappeared into thin air, Any Shurman, said he travelled over
  • Being an entertainer was the only thing on my mind right from birth – Gabriel Afolayan

    Being an entertainer was the only thing on my mind right from birth – Gabriel Afolayan
    By Benjamin Njoku
    Popular actor, Gabriel Afolayan has revealed that being an entertainer was the only thing on his mind since he was born. “I have never had anything on his mind apart from being an entertainer as an option since I was born,” he revealed.
    READ ALSO: I’m into prostitution because I’m lazy and can’t work — Queen Farcadi
    The talented actor made this revelation while in a recent chat with WG. He also debunked insinuations that he  has no
  • Mabel Oboh delves into politics, becomes ADC spokesperson

    Mabel Oboh delves into politics, becomes ADC spokesperson
    By Benjamin Njoku
    When  seasoned actress and broadcaster, Mabel Oboh launched her NGO, Mabel Oboh Centre for Save Our Star, MOCSO, last year, with the sole aim of catering for the health needs of Nigerian entertainers, little did she realize that  the effort would land her into politics.
    READ ALSO: Chika Ike: Tumultuous journey of a screen diva
    Sources close to Mable Oboh confirmed that  the seasoned actress is now the spokesperson for Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos chapter of  African
  • ANDY SHURMAN; Kinky Reggaeman returns

    ANDY SHURMAN; Kinky Reggaeman returns
    …Says: ‘I’m back to revive reggae music in Nigeria’
    …Carpets young musicians: ‘their rhythms are good but their songs are bad’
    By BENJAMIN NJOKU
    His name might not ring a bell for those who are not in tune with the Afro reggae music in Nigeria, but his songs definitely do. Perhaps, if you can’t acquaint yourself with the name, Andy Shurman, you will definitely remember the song, “ Kinky Reggaeman’ which ruled the Nigerian airwaves in
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  • I’m blessed with hot, sexy body –Monica Friday

    I’m blessed  with hot,  sexy body  –Monica Friday
    While some of her colleagues have been secretly going under the knife to perfect their looks and shapes, actress Monica Friday said she’s blessed with a natural, sexy body and would never consider surgery.
    ‘I have got a natural, hot, sexy body fit for my career. I won’t go under the knife for any reason. I’m perfect just the way I am,” she told Inside Nollywood.
    Speaking on marriage and relationships, the dark and pretty script interpreter states reasons she always
  • At 38, I’m happy with my achievements –Yul Edochie

    At 38, I’m happy with my achievements –Yul Edochie
    Few days ago, talented Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie turned 38 and he has been bouncing in the euphoria.
    In a chat with Inside Nollywood, the father of four said he is proud of his achievements, as he approaches 40. “At 38, I feel very good and happy with myself and achievements so far. I am ready for the giant task ahead. Like King Solomon, all I ask for in 2020 is wisdom,” he quipped.
    Growing up with a father like veteran actor, Pete Edochie, Yul admitted that his dad is indeed as s
  • Royal Awards for Sharon Ooja, Lala Akindoju, others

    Royal Awards for Sharon Ooja, Lala Akindoju, others
    The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye on Friday, January 17 honoured 100 Nigerian youths with Royal Awards.
    The awardees, who are between the ages of 19 and 39, were picked from across all tribes and professions following their campaign trails and how impactful they have been locally and globally.
    Among the awardees were Sharon Ooja, Lateef Adedimeji, Yomi Casual, Woli Arole, Alvin Abayomi, Barrister Sani Michael (MC Lively), Olumide Oworu, Florence Otedola (DJ Cuppy), and Lala Akindoju.
    According
  • DStv emerges preferred pay TV option for Nigerians

    MultiChoice Nigeria’s DStv and GOtv platforms have emerged as Nigerians’ preferred Pay TV service providers for home entertainment during the festive season of November and December 2019, into January 2020. This was revealed in a newly published independent report which surveyed hundreds of Nigerians from various walks of life in 27 states across the country.
    According to the report published by Nigerian Entertainment Today (theNETng), 52% of respondents say that watching some form o
  • Why I can’t hide my curves –Biodun Okeowo, actress

    Why I can’t  hide my curves  –Biodun Okeowo, actress
    Rita Okoye
    Popularly known in the movie industry as Omoborty, Biodun Okeowo is one actress whose sexy figure announces her wherever she goes.
    In this interview, the fair-skinned, voluptuous role interpreter recalls some embarrassing moments she had encountered, her social life as well as dealing with negativity that comes with being a celebrity. Enjoy it.
    What would you say is the best lesson you learned in 2019?
    Best lesson learnt in 2019 was that ‘we are all visitors in this world and no
  • Nollywood Actress, Dakore Akande Opens Up On Her Parents’ Separation And Being Disowned By Her Dad

    Nollywood Actress, Dakore Akande Opens Up On Her Parents’ Separation And Being Disowned By Her Dad
    ‘I’ve cut you off, from this day, you are on your own’. These were the words Popular Nollywood Actress, Dakore Egbuson’s father spoke to her when she informed him of her decision to choose a career in entertainment. It all started after her parents’ separation as a teenager when she decided to study Mass Communication in the university contrary to her dad’s wish for her to study English. 
     With a strong conviction that her future was in Entertai
  • Eminem drops surprise 11th studio album ‘Music to Be Murdered By’

    Eminem drops surprise 11th studio album ‘Music to Be Murdered By’
    Rapper Eminem once again dropped a surprise album, releasing “Music to Be Murdered By” on Friday along with a video that calls for changes to gun laws.
    The follow-up to 2018’s “Kamikaze” also released without warning was announced on Twitter just after midnight.
    ALSO READ: D.E.M signs Verchi, F2 under new label
    The Detroit rapper’s new music video for “Darkness,” one of the album’s 20 tracks, depicts a shooting at a concert. The lyrics
  • Meet Wizkid’s New Best Friend And Personal Assistant LEO

    Heading to the counter at the airport, was about to catch a flight to London when the video came on. Waawu! This is wonderful, I thought to myself. When did Starboy and Leo team up? I watched as Wizkid hit Leo up to recharge his phone, send money and pay bills. All which Leo responded to instantly. Omo! It seems like Wizkid just got a new personal assistant. Incredible Leo is making life stress free henceforth for Starboy.http://cdn.thenet.ng/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/Wizkid-ft-Leo-–-Here
  • Wizkid, Burna Boy are my role models ― Jay Trigga

    Zambian Hip-Hop artiste, Jack Lumbeta Kafukwilwa better known as Jay Trigga has revealed that his musical role models are Afrobeat artists, Wizkid and Burna Boy.
    According to him, the duo showcased Africa to the world through their music and such acts are motivating and worth emulating.
    “I regard Wizkid and Burna Boy as my role models because they took Africa to the world in their own way. I hope to have the same impact with my music,” he said.
    Jay Trigga has worked on collaboration
  • Don Coleone silently flowing in music and real estate markets

    Don Coleone silently flowing in music and real estate markets
    By Joseph Erunke
    Don Coleone
    Afro beats sensation, Ugoh Onyeocha, (aka) Don Coleone’s journey into the entertainment industry far away from Accounting and Finance , his professional calling which he studied and graduated with a degree to his credit in far away United Arab Emirate, UAE,didn’t come to anyone with surprise given that he had always had the passion of taking a career in music.Before his degree,he had earlier attended Inyishi Community Primary School Ikeduru Local Governem
  • D.E.M signs Verchi, F2 under new label

    D.E.M signs Verchi, F2 under new label
    By Ayo Onikoyi
    With the arrival of Dream Empire Music, a music outfit dedicated in promoting talented artistes, there is no doubt that the Nigeria music scene will soon be bombarded with raw talents.
    Already, the music outfit has signed two young talents, namely, name Ifeanyichukwu Chigbo Kennedy (aka Verchi), and Franklin Ibe (aka F2) to hone their skills in the music sector.
    READ ALSO: Ihedioha: Imo indigenes in U.S. react to Supreme Court verdict
    “I am really interested in music, but I
  • I am dying to meet Rihanna – Brownie

    I am dying to meet Rihanna – Brownie
    By Sylvester Kwentua
    Camsiyochukwu Uche, who wishes to be known as Brownie, an upcoming artist, surely dreams of doing music that will take him to the top! He has lofty dreams of impacting people with his music and in the long run, hopes to meet American music star, Rihanna.
    READ ALSO: The Voyage Of Saints: Marvin Abe’s testimony of love
    Brownie made his dreams known in a chat with Showtime Bonus. Speaking on his journey into music, Brownie said, “When I was young, I started knowing
  • Comedian I Go Save honours three philanthropists at ‘I Go Save Unusual’ concert

    Comedian I Go Save honours three philanthropists at ‘I Go Save Unusual’ concert
    By Ayo Onikoyi
    Otaghware Otas Onodjayeke, a.k.a I Go Save shook the fabric of Benin City to its foundation with the 9th edition of his annual ‘I Go Save Unusual’ concert which held January 5, 2020.
    But the major highlight of the event besides the musical and comedy session was the award session where the humour merchant decided to honour three philanthropists who, through their magnanimity have positively impacted on the lives of so many other.
    were Amb. Terry Igiebor, CEO, VIP Room
  • Five Bollywood blockbusters to light up January

    Five Bollywood blockbusters to light up January
    By Ayo Onikoyi
    The five Bollywood blockbusters to light up January on Zee World DStv Channel 166 and GOtv Channel 25 are Deception, Ring of Fire, Lady Luck, Gangaa and King of Hearts.
    Deception tells the story of two desperate parents Harsish and Supriya, who in a bid to help their son Nareen who seems to want to abandon all earthly attachments and indulgence seeks the help of their son’s classmate Pooja, who has troubles of her own. Pooja in her desire to help Nareen makes an enemy, Nare
  • Why artistes fail to show up at award events – Soundcity boss

    Why artistes fail to show up at award events – Soundcity boss
    By Ayo Onikoyi
    Soundcity MVP Awards took the spotlight of the Nigeria’s entertainment landscape last Saturday at the Eko Convention Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos and it was rather disturbing that a number of artistes who were nominated and even won awards didn’t show up for the event.
    Artistes like Teni who won the Best Female MVP, Burna Boy who scooped three awards at the event and Naira Marley were all missing at the grandest event in the entertainment scene.
    READ ALSO: Nigeria&r
  • Sugar Rush granted final approval, back in cinema ― NFVCB

    Sugar Rush granted final approval, back in cinema ― NFVCB
    Sugar Rush
    Rasheed Sobowale
    The National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) has lifted the ban placed on “Sugar Rush” screening in Nigerian cinemas.
    NFVCB previously stated the reason the movie was banned was that the approval it granted it was temporary and was reviewing if it worths a permanent approval.
    In a press statement, the board said the movie (Sugar Rush) “has been classified and granted final approval for public screening.”
    The executive director/CEO of the b
  • In 2020, Your Business Needs Resources Not Resolutions

    Usually, heading into a new year is the most overwhelming experience and feeling ever. After much reflection on the past, you begin to mentally create plans for a better year. New year resolutions! I believe it’s called.http://cdn.thenet.ng/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/UBA-Creative-Finance-Loans.mp4
    During this period, people resolve to right wrongs, live healthily, save up and so on. Anyway, If you are an entrepreneur, and your plan for the new year involves giving your business a major boo
  • ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel ‘House of the Dragon’ gets release date

    “House of the Dragon,” HBO’s straight-to-series prequel to “Game Of Thrones,” is on track for a 2022 debut, HBO President of Programming Casey Bloys said in an interview with Deadline during TCA.
    “My guess is sometime in 2022,” he said about when the series will debut, stressing that it is too early to be more specific than that.
    “They are starting writing,” Bloys said of the project from George R.R. Martin and Ryan Condal.
    Written by Condal
  • Here’s Reason 10001 Why You Shouldn’t Have A Baby Until You Are Ready

    Here’s Reason 10001 Why You Shouldn’t Have A Baby Until You Are Ready
    Everywhere you turn these days, there is a stinkingly cute baby tugging at your ovaries and if you don’t know any better, you may begin to think that you are ready to have a few of you’re not. The truth? YOU ARE NOT.
    Babies, as cute and awwww inspiring as they seem, are no joke. Raising a child is probably the most difficult thing you will ever have to do. It’s a task that requires a level of commitment and dedication that a lot of people simply cannot afford, especially when y
  • US based medical doctor, Godwin Maduka adorns 2020 Cover of ATTENTION Magazine

    US based medical doctor, Godwin Maduka adorns 2020 Cover of ATTENTION Magazine
    The 15th Newyear Impression Edition of Africa’s leading print publication, “Attention Magazine” has adorned on it cover page, the famous US based Medical Doctor and Billionaire Philanthropist, Dr. Godwin Maduka. This edition will be spotlighting and revealing some of the major achievements, impact projects, philanthropy, prospects and political ambition of Dr. Godwin Maduka.
    The Newyear edition which was released about 24hours ago is focused on key national issues that cuts acr
  • VIDEO: Professional boxer who masturbates 7 times daily ahead of next match

    VIDEO: Professional boxer who masturbates 7 times daily ahead of next match
    Tyson Fury has admitted he is masturbating seven times a day to release testosterone ahead of his rematch against Wilder
    The two boxers will go ‘at it’ for Part II in Las Vegas after their controversial draw in December 2018.
    And in a bid to keep his “testosterone flowing” Fury has admitted to one special way to release energy.
    READ ALSO: SHEIKH WAZIRI, Nigerian-British Boxer: From obscurity to limelightSpeaking after the first press conference concluded ahead of th
  • Mompha runs unregistered BDC, witness tells court

    Mompha runs unregistered BDC, witness tells court
    Lukman Olabiyi
    Prosecution Witness yesterday told Justice Muhammad Liman of the Federal High Court, Lagos that social media influencer, Ismaila Mustapha aka Mompha who standing trial over alleged money laundering runs an unregistered Bureau de Change Company.
    Mompha is standing trial alongside his company, Ismalob Global Investments Limited, was docked before Justice Liman on a 14-count charge bordering on cyber fraud and money laundering to the tune of N33 billion.
    The defendant who is being pr

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