Showing posts with label Naija affair. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Naija affair. Show all posts

Jaywon Romances Benue’s Imelda-J

Jaywon and Benue State’s Sensational Singer, Imelda Ada Okwori otherwise known as Imelda-J are in a romantic relationship. The duo met at Jaywon’s Ajao Estate home mid last year when a friend introduced Imelda to him for a possible collaboration. The two became closer and along the line they started dating. Imelda is mostly in Lagos now.

Toke Makinwa & Husband Cover The New Edition Of TW Magazine

The on air personality and her husband, Maje Ayida are the faces on the new edition of TW Magazine.

Terry G & Yinka Ayefele also appointed Peace Ambassadors by Mama Peace

It wasn't just Kcee who was appointed Peace Ambassador yesterday by the Association of African Ladies, the African First Ladies Peace Mission (AFLPM) presented by First Lady Patience Jonathan yesterday, music stars Yinka Ayefele and Terry G also got appointed. The event held yesterday at Eagles Square in Abuja. Continue to see their certificate of investiture...

Pics: Pres. Jonathan at 2nd Niger Bridge groundbreaking ceremony

President Jonathan today March 10th performed the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the 2nd Niger Bridge. The bridge which would cost N117.8 billion is expected to be completed within 48months. The 1st Niger bridge was built in 1965. Continue to see more photos...

Photos: Ese Walter Weds Benny Ark Traditionally

The couple, who had their court wedding few weeks back, yesterday 8th of March, 2014 had their traditional wedding. Coincidentally, yesterday also happens to be Benny Ark’s birthday. We wish the couple all the best. Now what is left is their church wedding. More photos after the cut.

                                            Ese and mother in law                  The couple
                                           The couple with Ese's Father
                                                                    Ese with her mother in law
                                                                 Ese with her mum
                                                               Ese with her dad

The Expectation! Dede Mabiaku, Darey Art Alade & Nneka Egbuna Unveiled As Nigerian Idol Season 4 Judges

Africa’s no 1 music reality show, Nigerian Idol, is set for another mind-blowing season as it revealed three sensational top entertainers as judges for its fourth season.
Afro-beat legend; Dede Mabiaku, award winning signer/songwriter; Darey Art Alade and Nigerian-German singer-songwriter; Nneka Egbuna were unveiled as this year's judges to the delight of the audience at a star-studded media launch which held on Wednesday February 25, 2014 at Rhapsody Lounge in Victoria Island, Lagos. The multi talented Ill Rymz continues his reign as host for the third time on Nigeria Idol.

Rotimi Pedro, C.E.O Optima Media Group emphasised that the all-star panel comprising Dede Mabiaku, Darey Art Alade and Nneka Egbuna fully reflects the passion, synergy and true commitment to talent that has strongly resonated in Nigerian Idol in over three years of dominance of the Nigerian entertainment scene.
“The 4th season of Nigeria Idol will be an even more exciting television experience as we have three brand new judges this season. The last three seasons of the show garnered enormous viewership, especially with the youth demographic, more than any other music reality show - re-emphasizing the power of the Idol brand across the globe.” The C.E.O confirmed.
Nigeria's king of R&B, Darey Art Alade, will be offering his wealth of experience as one of Nigeria's most versatile performers and notes that, "It promises to be one of the most exciting highlights of my career. "You're literally watching stars unfold and discover their greatest potential. It's an extremely exhilarating and profound period for us all- judges and performers."
“I'm looking for the things that separate the true artiste from all others: diction, ability to own a song, exceptional and rare talent and I know I'm going to find it on the Nigerian Idol stage.”
Exciting highlights at the launch party included a sneak preview of season 1-3 of Nigerian Idol. This was followed by Yeka Onka, Nigerian Idol season 1 winner, who dazzled the audience with an acapella version of “Hello” by Lionel Richie, Mercy Chinwo season 2 winner performed her song “Testimony” while Nneka, judge for Nigerian Idol season four rendered an acoustic sample of her song “My Home” to rousing cheers from the audience.
Moses Obi-Adigwe stole the night with an outstanding performance of “Redemption Song” by Bob Marley and his song “Number One” as he seduced the crowd to the sound of his soulful voice.
Guests in attendance were Ayo Animashaun, Sam Umukoro,  Enitan Denloye, Moses Obi-Adigwe, Mercy Chinwo & Yeka Onka winner of the first and second edition of Nigerian Idol and many others.
The grand prize is N7.5 million, a Galaxy Tab, a Blackberry, an iPod and a brand new SUV car. The first runner up gets N1.5 million, a Galaxy Tab, Blackberry and iPod; and the 2nd runner up will receive N1million, a Galaxy Tab, a Blackberry and an iPod.
In addition, each of the finalists from 4th to 10th place will also receive N100, 000, a Galaxy Tab, a Blackberry and an iPod.
Nigerian Idol season 4 is sponsored by Etisalat Nigeria with support from Pepsi.
Nigerian Idol Season 4 airs on Saturday and Sundays on NTA, STV, ONTV, SOUNDCITY, SUPER SCREEN TV, OODUA TV, WAP TV, AMC, DRTV WARRI & HIP TV

Photos From Apaye; A Mother’s Love Movie Premiere

After much anticipation the Lagos premiere of the block buster movie ‘Apaye; A Mother’s Love’ held in Lagos on March 7th, to much fanfare. The event which was star-studded saw several celebrities from Nollywood grace the red carpet. Clarion Chukwurah, Kanayo O Kanayo, Belinda Effah, who were cast in the film as well as Frank Edoho, Bobby Michaels, Susan peters, Julius Agwu, Teco Benson, Daniel K Daniel, Uduak Oguamanam, Emem Isong Desmond Elliot, Majid Michel, Juliet Ibrahim all attended the premiere. See more photos after the cut.

Check out Waje & Denrele’s Exclusive Outfit To AMVCA

You like? Check out Denrele after the cut.

Photo: 35-Year Old Nigerian In Thailand Arrested For Drugs

Godwin Chinedu Agbarakwe, a 35-year old Nigerian who has been staying in Thailand illegally since 2012 has been arrested for drugs. Godwin was stopped by Tourist Police men on the 24th of February, 2014 and after a cavity search, they found drugs hidden in his anus.
Admitting his crime to the police, he said, he turned into a drug seller when his import and export business failed.  He will be charged for both immigration and drug offences.