Headies Awards 2019 Winners List

2019 Headies Awards has come and gone but left us with memories, winnings and losses. Below is the list of winners in every category as highlighted. Rookie Of The Year Barry Jhay – Aiye Best Vocal Performance (Female) Teni – Uyo Meyo Best Vocal Performance (Male) Wurld – Wishes And Butterflies Street Hop Able GodContinue reading “Headies Awards 2019 Winners List”

AND ITS A BOY – DAVIDO AND CHIOMA WELCOME THEIR FIRST CHILD.

Photo Credit: Twitter  On Saturday night, October 19, 2019, Davido hinted that Chioma might be on her way to being delivered of her first child. Davido took to his official Twitter handle to inform fans and the general public that he is in the delivery room. The singer tweeted about being in the delivery roomContinue reading “AND ITS A BOY – DAVIDO AND CHIOMA WELCOME THEIR FIRST CHILD.”

HOW I STARTED SINGING WITH MY DAD, FELA, @ AGE 8 – AFROBEAT STAR, SEUN KUTI

Seun Kuti looks every inch like his late dad, the Afrobeat icon, Fela. He sings like him. He dances like him. He wears tight-fistted shirts and trousers made of the same fabric just like him. When you discuss with Seun you will get to know that he is deep. And like his father he hasContinue reading “HOW I STARTED SINGING WITH MY DAD, FELA, @ AGE 8 – AFROBEAT STAR, SEUN KUTI”

WHAT MANY DON’T KNOW ABOUT MY LATE FATHER, FELA – YENI KUTI

This story was originally published by CityPeople Mag in 2017. We are sharing it in the spirit of Felabration 2019 •20 Years After His Death, Daughter, YENI KUTI Tells City People Its 20 years since late Afrobeat king, Fela Anikulapo Kuti died. And he is currently being celebrated by the music world. That is whyContinue reading “WHAT MANY DON’T KNOW ABOUT MY LATE FATHER, FELA – YENI KUTI”

A MAN TO LOOK OUT FOR IN GOV MAKINDE’S CABINET …Prof. Rapheal Afonja

Prof. Raphael Afonja, Ph.D., R.Engr.(COREN), CESCO, CEP, REP, M.NSE., M.ASCE who was born to the family of Dr. and Mrs Afonja of Adesiyan Compound, Isale Afon, Ogbomoso grew up in Kaduna where he attended Hope Primary School before attending Barewa College, Zaria, and Unity School Ejigbo, Osun State. He is the Founder of ICARE aContinue reading “A MAN TO LOOK OUT FOR IN GOV MAKINDE’S CABINET …Prof. Rapheal Afonja”

Google is fined for collecting data on kids

2019-10-10 Google will pay $170m to settle allegations that its YouTube video service broke United States federal law by collecting personal information about children, the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) said on Wednesday. YouTube had been accused of tracking viewers of childrens channels- by using cookies obtained without parental consent – to deliver millions ofContinue reading “Google is fined for collecting data on kids”

Funmi Iyanda premieres debut movie, Walking with Shadows, at BFI London Film Festival

 Oct 10, 2019 Veteran broadcaster, Funmi Iyanda, has begun the premiere of her debut movie, Walking with Shadows, at the BFI London Film Festival. The movie produced by her production company, OYA Media, in collaboration with The Initiative for Equal Rights (TIERs), began premiering on Wednesday and will continue on Thursday. Directed by British filmmaker, AoifeContinue reading “Funmi Iyanda premieres debut movie, Walking with Shadows, at BFI London Film Festival”

10 Fela Songs That Are Still Relevant In 2019, 22Years After His Death

Original Sufferhead (1981) This song describes the problems and sufferings that abound in Africa as a continent, despite its rich resources. He condemns the ‘big big man’ and ‘white man’ for taking up everything and leaving nothing but suffer and anguish for the average African man. This song, released over 21years ago sadly still appliesContinue reading “10 Fela Songs That Are Still Relevant In 2019, 22Years After His Death”