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Nigerian stand-up comedienne, Helen Paul, has bagged professorship and has been appointed as the Head of the Department of Arts, Music, and Entertainment at Heart Bible International University (HBIU), United States. Tatafo, as she is popularly known, announced the astounding feat in an Instagram post on Monday. Sharing a picture of herself and her husband in ceremonial gowns, the comedian, characterized by a voice range that makes her sound like a child, noted that her...

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The organisers of Headies Awards, Smooth Productions, says Portable might face automatic disqualification from this year’s edition for threatening to kill his fellow nominees. Portable, born Habeed Okikiola, is one of the nominees for the Best Street-Hop Artiste and Rookie of the Year awards according to the nomination list released by the Headies on Tuesday. Hours after the organisers unveiled the list, the Zazuu Zeh crooner posted a video on his Instagram page where he was heard saying he would kill...

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Habeeb Okikiola, professionally known as Portable Omolalomi, has threatened to kill whoever is given The Headies award in the categories he was nominated for if he doesn’t win. Earlier, the West African Pilot reported that the organisers of the award released the much-anticipated nomination list for this year’s edition on Tuesday. The Ogun State-born rapper, who is a first-time nominee, snagged a spot in the Rookie of the Year and Best Street-Hop Artiste categories. For the Rookie of the Year award, Portable...

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Afrobeat superstar, Tiwatope Savage, who goes by the stage name Tiwa Savage, and Channels TV’s Juliana Olayinka has been honored alongside other women at the recently concluded 8th edition of the Women4Africa Awards. Women4Africa is an annual awards night that celebrates ordinary African women doing extraordinary things. For years, the awards have provided a reputable platform for African women to connect, empower and inspire each other. The 8th edition of the Women4Africa Awards and Gala...

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Nigeria’s versatile artist, Olawale Gladstone Emmanuel Rotimi, best known as Ola Rotimi, is being celebrated by Google on his 84th posthumous birthday. If you’ve opened your google browser today, there is a high chance you’ve seen the Ola Rotimi’s doodle. Today, Wednesday April 13, 2022, Ola Rotimi should have been 84 and Google has honoured him by displaying a drawing of the playwright on their official logo. The image is that of a bespectacled Black...

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The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emiefele, and Mr. Temitope Ogunsemo, the founder of Krystal Digital Solutions Ltd., have been listed in the Forbes Africa Undiscovered Series for Nigeria. The Forbes Report on Nigeria, made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abuja by Mr. Uri Onojake of GLG Communications, a consultancy firm, disclosed that the undiscovered series was part of an exclusive list of Nigerians who...

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Wizkid, Femi Kuti and his son, Made Kuti have been defeated in the battle to win the 64th edition of the Grammy Awards. At the televised event held at the MGM Arena, Las Vegas on Sunday night, Wizkid, Femi Kuti, and Made Kuti lost out in two categories: Best Global Music Performance and Best Global Music Album. Wizkid was nominated for Best Global Music Performance category for Essence, his collaboration with Tems, alongside Femi Kuti’s Pa Pa...

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The Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium is to award Chimamanda Adichie with an honorary doctorate degree. The ceremony will take place at the main campus in Louvain-la-Neuve, located 20 kilometers from Brussels on April 28, 2022. Rector of the University, Vincent Blondel, stated that the Academic Council considers Adichie’s work to be “remarkable in many ways and particularly inspiring for our university community.” He also added that Adichie embodies the “values that we wish to...

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The list of nominees for the eighth Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) has been announced. The show hosts, Adesua Etomi-Wellington and Daniel Etim Effiong announced the nominees for the prestigious awards via a live stream on Saturday night. Izu Ojukwu’s historical drama, Amina was the highest nominated film, with 12 nominations in major categories, followed by Ramsey Nouah’s ‘Rattlesnake: “The Ahanna Story’ with 10 nominations, then Funke Akindele, JJC Skillz’ Omo Ghetto: The Saga...

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LAGOS — Nollywood actresses, Toyin Abraham and Adebimpe Oyebade has been ranked among the Lagos state Top 100 Women. The award is given to 100 women who are doing exploits in Lagos state by the Lagos state government as a form of celebrating International Women’s Day (IWD). The thespians took to their respective Instagram pages to announce the recognition received on Wednesday. An excited Adebimbe Oyebade Adedimeji, popularly known as Mo Bimpe, took to her...

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