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Xenophobia: Burna Boy keeps mum as SA artistes protest against his inclusion in upcoming concerts

Burna Boy By Juliet Ebirim Multiple award-winning Afrobeat hit maker, Burna Boy yesterday kept mum as some South African artistes under the aegis of Tshwane Collective wrote a petition to the country’s Minister of Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa, kicking against his inclusion in two concerts scheduled for  November 23 and 24. The Africans Unite […]

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When DJ Neptune shut down Lagos

DJ Neptune Imohiosen Patrick, better known as DJ Neptune, has ended the year in a grand style with his concert, Sounds of Neptune, held last Saturday at Muri Okuntola Park, Victoria Island, Lagos. For the concert which attracted big names like Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Oritsefemi, Jimmy Jatt, Neptune gave a good account of himself despite […]

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Xenophobia: South Africans protest Burna Boy’s inclusion in upcoming concert

Burna Boy Juliet Ebirim Multiple award-winning Afrobeat hitmaker, Burna Boy, has kept mum as some South African artistes under the aegis of Tshwane Collective wrote a petition to the country’s Minister of Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa, kicking against his inclusion in two concerts scheduled for November 23 and 24. The Africans Unite concerts, a […]

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Africa magic viewers’ choice awards back for seventh edition

By Ayo Onikoyi …Submission for entries now open Africa Magic, in association with MultiChoice Nigeria, today announced that entries are now being accepted for the seventh edition of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA). Entries open Wednesday, 13 November and close Friday, 13 December 2019. The AMVCAs were created to celebrate the contribution of […]

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OSCAR 2020: Another International entry disqualified for English dialogue

By Benjamin Njoku Following the disqualification of Nigeria’s first-ever Oscar entry, Lionheart, last week by The Academy, another country’s entry reportedly has just been disqualified. The Austrian film, Joy, written and directed by Sudabeh Mortezai, will not compete due to Academy rules. The film chronicles Nigerian sex workers in Vienna, Austria. According to The Hollywood […]