The Rise Of the Comedy Industry In Nigeria

Medical science has proven that amusement can be a source of healing to a depressed heart. However Laughter reduces pain, increases job performance, connects people emotionally, and improves the flow of oxygen to the heart and brain.When comedy started gaining recognition in Nigeria in the 1980s... Read more news

Many Celebrities in Nollywood Are Still Living in Bondage

Yes.By their characteristics you shall know them. Because, they will always manifest with time.There are many strange things in Nollywood; strange attitudes of many of them that actually show their insecurities and they can be really amusing.In fact, they will make more entertaining and... Read more news

I Wasted My Time With You But No Regrets At All–WizKid’s Manager Tells Him

Nigerian recording Afro-pop artist Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, popularly known as WizKid, has parted ways with his Former Manager called Godwin Tom.The duo separated after a dispute they had over the weekend. A lot of people who knew the two together had said,Godwin was a loyal Manager to Wizkid a... Read more news

Apostle Helen Ukpabio gets Labelled as a ‘Witch Hunter', Critics Call for her to be Banned from the UK

According to a report on IndependentUK, the Home Secretary Theresa May is being urged to ban Nigerian Apostle Helen Ukpabio, who claims to have been betrothed to S... Read more news

The day I had to slap my dad - Actor Femi Adebayo

In a recent chat with a journalist Jayne Augoye, popular Yoruba actor Femi Adebayo talked about his career and family Adebayo, who is also a trained lawyer who also bagged a Masters degree in Law, succumbed to the trappings of super-stardom to pursue a career in the Nigerian movie industry.But... Read more news

IF HE HITS YOU, RUN!!!!!!! Just run!!!! Don't listen to no pastor or family member to 'stay' ; Fashion Designer Estella Ogbonna Recalls Her Domestic Violence Ordeal

17 months ago, I quietly walked away from an abusive marriage after just 8 months that felt like my whole lifetime I was ashamed that I ended up making the wrong choice after all the other suitors I thought were wrong and said no to. SO, I hid away to heal in USA.... God healed me to g... Read more news

Nadia Buhari Striptease On Jim Iyke

The new season of Nollywood actor Jim Iykes reality show, Jim Iyke Unscripted has been a sensation for viewers and lovers of the show. The new season had actress Nadia Buari, who is in a relationship with the actor, giving him all the happiness he deserves. The pictures of the Ghanaian actres... Read more news

Nigeria Honours Femi Otedola’s Daughter As Nigeria’s Tourism Ambassador

Twenty-one years old daughter of top Nigerian Businessman and owner of Forte Oil Femi Otedola, called Ife Otedola and popularly known as DJ Cuppy was recently dressed as the Tourism Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The UK based Celebrity DJ and Music Producer who was filled with m... Read more news

Femi Kuti Receives His Grammy Award Nomination Medal

The Grammy Awards came alive yesterday in the home of Femi Kuti who finally got something from the organizers of the event, he may have lost out the fourth time in this prestigious ceremony but he has been handed his medal for being nominated for this award and he is so excited that he has put up fo... Read more news


After visiting 5 cities and several months of nerve-wrecking auditions and thousands of Nigerians giving their all to be on Africas No 1 music talent show, Nigerian Idol is officially down to the final 12 contestants. Belting it all out for the unique opportunity to emerge as the winner of the... Read more news

It’s So Difficult For Me To Meet Single People-Yvonne Okoro

Half-Nigerian, half-Ghanaian actress, Yvonne Okoro, I guess the lots would be in her favour as she seems to be doing better than ever, career wise.But she posted something on her Instagram page last week placed a huge question mark on the state of mind of the actress. Here was what she posted... Read more news

STAR ACTOR REGRETS MARRYING WIFE – ‘You must not tell anybody that I am your husband’

This, no doubt, sounds crazy. But guess what? Its nothing but the truth, like they say in the law court. One of the dashing and dazzling actors who is making serious waves in Nollywood at the moment, YES INTERNATIONAL gathered, is not proud of his wife. And because of that, he has warned the woman... Read more news

Artiste Yemi Alade Out With ‘Tangerine’

POP diva and one of Nigerias best female vocalists, yemi Alade is in the news again. Just after releasing the video to her massive hit Johnny, the artiste has returned with a new music titled Tangerine featuring Selebobo who also produced Johnny.In a recent chat, Yemi Alade said that the... Read more news

Hit Or Miss: About Ini Edo’s Look At The ‘Knocking On Heaven’s Door’ Premiere

When beautiful Nollywoods Actress, Ini Edo- Ehiagwina, walked into the entrance of the Silverbird Galleria, located in Victoria Island, Lagos and headed straight to the red carpet, not only did she cause long stares on a gorgeous outfit; she ruled the night with her dramatic stylish outlook.Ini... Read more news

Nollywood stars embark on ‘No makeup’ contest

As Dayo Amusa Floors Iyabo OjoRecently, Nigerian music star Kingsley Okonkwo unveiled a competition tagged Miss fine face contest where winner will get whooping amount of 5000 and more.But this time , its the turn of Nollywood stars , as celebrities have embark on the search for... Read more news

Artistes, Who Prefer To Have Their Names On The License Plates Of Their Cars, Had Better Watch It

Few weeks ago Comedian Alibaba took a position and stating the advantages on why celebrities should show off their possessions on social media, but contrary to this music artiste Etcetera said he doesnt agree with the practice.Reacting to Alibabas position on the advantages of Nigerian celebr... Read more news

(Video) Policeman Assaulting 2 Women

WARNING: THIS VIDEO CLIP MAY NOT BE SUITABLE FOR YOUNG VIEWERSA drunken police officer with the Mobile Police, or Mopol, Unit 20, in Lagos, who was later identified as Tafa Mohammed, was caught breaking the law. A citizen video photographer captured officer Mohammed brutalizing two women wi... Read more news

Bovi Shows Off His Little Jewel

Comedian Bovi and his wife welcomed a baby girl on the 25th of September 2013 , Bovis wife Christabel Ugboma gave birth to their second child a beautiful baby girl, the little girl has grown big within a few months, as he posed with her in new photos, showing off his little jewel.There is no... Read more news

Maheeda Flaunts New Look

Caroline Sam popularly known as Maheeda is a Nigerian singer who is known for sharing her nudity on the internet.The controversial singer who is seen more times with no clothes shared some pictures of her new hair look while holidaying in Paris.Before now, Maheeda has been rocking braids. Wha... Read more news

I’m The Real King Of RnB, Not Banky W—Darey Art Alade Declares

Talented Nigerian singer and songwriter, Darey Art Alade, popularly known as Darey, has declared himself as the king of RnB in Nigeria. The Soul Muzik artiste disclosed this to Encomium in a chat when asked if he sees Banky W as his competitor in the industry. There is only one king of... Read more news

Kate Henshaw, Others Dazzle In Photos

Sexy Nigerian actress Kate Henshaw, was spotted at the Warri Again Easter Fiesta show, which took place at the Brown Hill Event Centre, Warri, Delta State.The beautiful screen diva who was dressed in a stylish lovely African Print Outfit, took photos together with other celebrities who graced... Read more news

TAMPAN Will Still Return To ANTP—Lere Paimo

In February 2014, the four-year power tussle in the leadership of the Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners ANTP between Dele Odule and Victor Ashaolu was settled by a court judgement, which favoured the latter. This did not go down well with the former, who later went to form another... Read more news

Actress Adunni Adewale There is No Data Base Of Nollywood

Nigerian born American actress Adunni Adewale, has thrown her weight on the lack of good structures in the entertainment industry and Nigeria as a whole.The actress who moved back to Nigeria last December, said that, Astonishingly, I expected things to be hard. When you watch some people on tel... Read more news

Funmi Iyanda Talks About Half of a Yellow Sun

Showbiz big girl and top TV lady, Funmi Iyanda has few things to say about the film entitled, Half of a Yellow Sun. She started by say, I want to talk about half of a yellow sun. You may think me biased because the writer and producers are my friends. I admit 2 bias.1. D truth is that wh... Read more news

Checkout The Many Faces Of Celebrities At ‘Knocking On Heavens Door’ Premiere [Pictures]

It was a night filled with so much Glitz and Glamour at the Silverbird Galleria which hosted the Premiere of the movie Knocking On Heavens Door.The event which took place on Friday, the 19th of April saw a lot of leading celebrities in the entertainment industry grace the event their fashion... Read more news

Funke Akindele, Tiwa Savage For ‘Islanders International Magazine’ Awards

Sunday, April 27, 2014 has been set aside for the second edition of the Islanders International Magazine Awards, which holds in Lagos. From indications, all plans have been concluded by the organisers of the award ceremony to make it a grand event. The event will hold at the Bespoke Event Centre... Read more news

Terrorism In Nigeria Is Spiritual –IK Osakioduwa

Following the gross terrorist attack and the kidnap of as many as 200 girls in Borno state, that took place on the 15th of April, in Nigerias capital city, overtly, every concerned citizen of Nigeria has already their presumptions to the attacks. While some view it as been done by selfish polit... Read more news

Mo’Cheddah Now Owns A Hairstyle?

Young and talented Nigerian Singer, Modupe Oreoluwa Oyeyemi Ola, popularly known as MoCheddah in a recent interview with Punch Nigeria, spoke about her new hair brand and style for her latest song and the concept behind it.It does not have a name, but my stylist says people call it the MoChed... Read more news

Fashion/ Style Icon Of The Day: Meet Fashion Illustrator, Obinna Omeruo loves to spot and celebrate productive creative talents in Africa and Fashion Illustrator, Obinna Omeruo who is a brother to Nigerian Fashion designer Ugonna Omeruo of the House Of Nwocha brand HON, is a freelance fashion stylist with astounding drawing abilities. As a... Read more news

Eja Nla To Koko Garri, D’Banj Where is Groundnut?

In the past two years of silence, the kokomaster has in fact released songs after songs. The problem is, all have been uniformly dreadful. Dbanj may still be raking in millions of naira, but the quality of his music is giving fans and pundits cause for concern.In February 2011, the remix of m... Read more news

Pirates use wheelbarrows to sell my new film –Tunde Kelani

Veteran film maker, Tunde Kelani, threatens not to release movies in Nigeria again as pirates hijack his new film, Maami, AKEEM LASISI reportsAt a time celebrated film maker Tunde Kelani should be very happy and laughing all the way to the bank, he is currently a sad man. The usually optimistic... Read more news

Rapper cum Makeup Artist Dishes Advises On Recounts Of Her 6Years Battle With Acne

Talented Nigerian female singer, Eva Elohor Alordiah, popularly known as Eva, is one Nigerian star that is known for her uniqueness and artistry talents. Recently, the gorgeous lady shared a story of how she overcame her 6 years battle with acne, also known as pimples. However, she also gave st... Read more news

NFC Man Of The Week, King Sunny Ade, Dedicates His Award To Late Michael Jackson

Sunny Adé was born Sunday Adeniyi, on September 22, 1946. He is a popular performer of Yoruba Nigerian jùjú music and a pioneer of modern world music. He has been classed as one of the most influential musicians of all time.Adé was born to a Nigerian royal family in Ondo, thus making him an Omob... Read more news

Laz Ekwueme in Trouble, As Oko Indigenes Set His Palace Ablaze

Following the banning of carrying of masquerade by Nollywood actor and paramount ruler of Oko Kingdom, Igwe Prof Laz Ekwueme. Igwe Ekwueme banned the masquerades from celebrating their 2013/14 Okposi Oko Festival as a result of their violent activities which actually took the life of female student... Read more news

Kcee Receives 2013 Benz G-Wagon As Birthday Gift From Brother

Popular Nigerian musician, KCee, has gotten himself the most fascinating birthday gift of the year.Kcee is a year older today, 18th April and his brother, the CEO of Five Star Music, Emeka Okonkwo aka E-money, presented him with a brand new luxury red 2013 G63 G Wagon as a birthday gift in the e... Read more news

How do I make him to marry me?

Im 38 years of old and have never been married. By all standards, Im very pretty and friendly but the guys arent just coming my way like they used to.However, I recently noticed this new man who moved into one of the houses close to mine. He is the kind of man I would love to settle down with... Read more news

Nigeria's Infamous Witch-Hunter, Helen Ukpabio Chased Out Of UK

The British Homeland Security has deported Mrs. Helen Ukpabio, the President and Founder of one of Nigerias largest Pentecostal churches believed to be leading the spread of witch-hunting in the country.A United Kingdom based human right activist and charity worker, Ms. Modupe Debbie Ariyo anno... Read more news

Entertainment Industry Begins Sacking Of Clients & Signing Of New Talents

In other to step up its game and yield more productivity, the entertainment makers are re-branding themselves, while some are ending their various contract, some are trying to renew, while some get fired.Recently, Marvin record label, signed into its family a new talented baby, Korede Bello, and... Read more news