Saturday, February 9

Beyoncé's protégées Chloe x Halle turn heads at Spotify Best New Artist 2019 event (Photos)

With just one album under to their credit, Chloe x Halle have already received two Grammy nominations, backing from Beyoncé and a high-profile Super Bowl appearance.

The duo attended the star-studded Spotify Best New Artist 2019 event at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles on Thursday night.

Jeff Bezos accuses National Enquirer publisher of blackmail

Jeff Bezos has accused The National Enquirer of blackmail on Thursday, February 7, 2019, saying allegedly threatened to publish his nude photos which he sent to his mistress if he refuses to stop investigating the source of the incriminating photos.

The news breaks after the tabloid reportedly accessed the Amazon CEO’s text messages last month, and revealed the affair between Bezos and former news anchor and entertainment reporter, Lauren Sanchez, which eventually led to his divorce.

Friday, February 8

Why stand-up comedy is dying in Nigeria - Basketmouth

Nigerian comedian, Basketmouth whose real name is right Okpocha, said stand-up comedy is dying in Nigeria.

The comedian and actor said the gradual decline of the art form is because many upcoming comedians have failed to hone their skills beyond the demands of a one-minute Instagram video.

Emiliano Sala dead: Body recovered from plane wreckage

The body of missing Cardiff City footballer, Emiliano Sala has been recovered from the plane wreckage at the bottom of the English Channel.

Dorset Police confirmed last night that the body was that of the Argentinean striker who was flying to start his new life with Cardiff FC in the UK from Nantes in France after his £15million signing to Cardiff FC when the plane went down.

Monday, February 4

Senator Joseph Waku is dead

Senator representing Benue North West senatorial district, Senator Joseph Kennedy Waku is dead.

The Senator reportedly died Sunday night, his wife, Rosemary Waku, confirmed to newsmen on Monday morning.

Thursday, January 24

Pusha T issues final warning to Drake as beef rekindles

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American Rapper Pusha T has issued a Stern warning to Drake whom he has beef with.

In a new tweet, Pusha-T indicates that he may have heard Drake wants to restart the beef, and that he's ready if need be.

Surviving R Kelly: SEE where R. Kelly keeps young girls for his sex acts (Photos)

Security officials investigating RnB singer R. Kelly have raided the building where he is accused of keeping women against their will.

The officials stated that they found evidence showing that the building was being used for residential purposes against what it is stipulated to be used for.

Wednesday, January 23

Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin postpone wedding ceremony

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Love birds! Justin Bieber and wife, Hailey, are reportedly to have postponed their second wedding.

According to TMZ reports, the couple who only last week, announced that they would be getting married the traditional way with friends and family in attendance, have informed their 300 invited guests of the postponement.

Model denies accusing Chris Brown of raping her

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A model, Kimberly Ford, who was also at the hotel where singer Chris Brown is alleged to have raped a lady, has opened up about what happened.

According to the model, she is not the lady accusing Chris Brown of rape. She also stated that she was hit by a man at the scene but he had no relationship with Chris Brown.

Amidst clash, Buhari and Obasanjo smiles and shake hands (Photo)

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President Muhammadu Buhari and former president Olusegun Obasanjo have been spotted smiling to each other amidst recent clash of words.

Obasanjo and Buhari shake hands at the Council of State meeting which is currently holding at the state house.

Polaris Bank up for sale after 2019 elections

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The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) says Polaris Bank will be put up for sale after the 2019 elections, coming months after it was taken over from Skye Bank.

According to Reuters, this was disclosed by (AMCON) spokesman, Jude Nwauzor, on Tuesday.

Saturday, January 19

Trump wants to meet families of US troops killed in Syria

The President of United State, Donald Trump announce on Saturday that he would be travelling to meet the families of four US personnel killed in northern Syria.

Trump tweeted: “Will be leaving for Dover to be with the families of four very special people who lost their lives in service to our Country!”

R. Kelly dropped by Sony Music over alleged sexual misconduct

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Popular American singer, R. Kelly whose real name is Robert Sylvester Kelly has been dropped by his record label, Sony Music.

According to multiple news outlets reports, the artiste who is currently facing a series of allegations of abduction, sexual abuse and exploitation was dropped by the record label on Friday, January 18.

Nigeria's future is not in the hands of retired Generals – Oshiomhole

All Progressives Congress (APC) National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has said that the future of Nigeria is not in the hands of retired Generals but in the hands of the electorate.

Oshiomhole also alleged that some retired Generals and former Heads of State are against the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari.

Friday, January 18

'Tekno quits Ubi Franklin‘s Triple MG, set to launch his own record label “Cartel” with New Single

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Singer Tekno has reportedly left Ubi Franklin‘s Triple MG, and he is set to launch his own record label.

But even before then, the singer has been teasing his new single “Woman” on his Instagram, sharing that it’ll arrive on Friday.

Thursday, January 17

Watch Akwa Ibom governorship candidates debate in Pidgin on #BBCGovDebate

BBC African squared up the governorship candidates in Akwa Ibom to a debate for 2019 general elections.

The candidates of the two major parties, governor Udom Emmanuel of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and Nsima Ekere of the All Progressives Congress (APC), were absent at the debates.

Tuesday, January 15

Alicia Keys to host the 2019 Grammy Awards

American singer, Alicia Keys whose real name is Alicia Augello Cook will be host for the 2019 Grammy Awards. The 15th-time Grammy winner has promised audience a spectacular show.

In a statement, Alicia Keys says:

#BBNaija: Big Brother Naija's organizers release date and venues for auditions

The Biggest reality TV show in Nigeria and Africa, Big Brother Naija is about to cause commotion on our screen and social media once more.

The show host, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, and organizers DSTV took to Twitter to announce the reality show is back.

Saturday, January 12

Nick Cannon breaks silence on R. Kelly, apologizes for working with him

American Rapper and Comedian, Nick Cannon apologies after being called out for criticizing R. Kelly due to the fact that they worked together in the past.

The  ‘Wild N Out’comedian is apologizing for teaming up with R. Kelly to deliver a song titled Gigolo in 2003.

Friday, January 11

Rapper Juelz Santana marries partner of 10 years ahead of his 2-year prison sentence

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The American rapper and actor Juelz Santana has tied the knot with his partner of 10 years, Kimbella, before she starts serving her 2-year prison sentence.

The 36-year-old Love & Hip Hop star and his partner reportedly tied the knot in a private Thursday night ceremony.

R. Kelly reportedly planning to flee to Africa amid sexual assault allegation

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Embattled singer, R. Kelly is reportedly planning on fleeing from America to any safe haven.

The Blast reports that those closest to the criminal investigation of R. Kelly are worried the R&B singer is planning on collecting his girls and fleeing the country before prosecutors have a chance to charge him with a crime.

'R. Kelly’s daughter calls father a monster, says she's aware of what he is'

The estranged daughter of R. Kelly, Buku Abi has added her voice to the sexual abuse allegations facing to the embattled R&B singer.

After the release of the ‘Surviving R. Kelly‘ documentary, Abi took to Instagram to apologise to her father’s accusers.

Thursday, January 10

Jeff Bezos' affair with TV Host Lauren Sanchez led to divorce, may split $137bn fortune with wife

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Amazon founder and world’s richest man Jeff Bezos reportedly divorced his wife Mackenzie Bezos, after 25 years of marriage, according to new reports.

On Wednesday, Jeff and Mackenzie surprisingly announced that they are divorcing, adding that they have been separated for a while.

Wednesday, January 9

Robber nearly beaten to stupor by female martial arts fighter

A Brazilian robber who tried to steal a cellphone from a young woman, Polyana Viana, in Rio de Janeiro  got what he never bargained for.

Viana, an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) strawweight, brought the robber down with two punches and a kick and held him in a “rear-naked choke” before making him sit and wait for the police, she told the sports website MMA Junkie.

Davido sexually harrased me – Kemi Olunloyo accused Davido

Controversial journalist, Kemi Olunloyo is out here demanding an apology from Davido whom she claims has sexually harassed her many times.

Kemi made this known after a fan asked to know why she’s always attacking the singer on social media.