Category: Entertainment

Nigerian Music Star Rema Deletes All Instagram Posts

Nigerian singer Divine Ikubor, popularly known as Rema, has wiped his Instagram profile clean, leaving no traces of his previous posts. The 24-year-old singer did not...

Nollywood Actor Sule Suebebe Passes Away

Popular Nollywood actor, Dayo Adewunmi, is dead. Sule Suebebe, who was affectionately known for his performances in Yoruba films, passed away on Wednesday morning at a...

Marry as Many Times as You Like Until It’s Right, Actor Yul Edochie Advises

Yul Edochie has ignited a fiery debate with his unconventional take on marriage, stating that one can marry up to 50 times in the quest to find their perfect life...

Autopsy Reveals Possible Cause of Mohbad’s Death

Recent reports from The Cable indicate that the autopsy conducted on late singer Mohbad’s body has shed light on the potential cause of his death. In a report...

Photonews: Ask your lover what he/she thinks about the NLC & TUC strike in Nigeria & their thoughts on the demand for a new minimum wage and then listen to what you are dating- actor Alex Ekubbo tells unmarried couples

Nollywood’s Wale Ojo Mourns Loss of Mother

British Nigerian actor and Nollywood star Wale Ojo, whose acclaimed role in “Breath of Life” brought him an award, has lost his beloved mother. Taking to Instagram...

U.S. Laboratory Refutes Claims of Conducting MohBad’s Toxicology Test, Disputing Lagos Government’s Statement

Following the mysterious death of Nigerian singer, Ilerioluwa Aloba (Mohbad), the circumstances surrounding his passing have become even more uncertain as the National...

Drug Bust Allegation: Nicki Minaj Detained in Amsterdam

Female Rapper, Nicki Minaj has found herself at the center of a drug bust drama during an Instagram Live session. While interacting with her fans on the social media...

Otedola Celebrates DJ Cuppy: Nigerian Billionaire’s Proud Dad Moment with King Charles III

Nigerian billionaire, Femi Otedola has taken to social media to express his immense pride in his daughter, DJ Cuppy, who has reportedly been appointed to a new role...

Mohbad’s Mother Petitions Police over Threats from Ex-Husband, Joseph Aloba

According to reports, Abosede Olumiyi, the mother of the late Afrobeats star, Mohbad, has filed a petition with the Assistant Inspector General of Police, Zone 2, and...

Oritsefemi’s Ex-Wife Nabila Fash Threatens Legal Action Over ‘Defamatory’ Miscarriage Allegations

Nabila Fash, the former wife of Nigerian singer Oritsefemi, plans to sue him for defamation after he claimed that she had 21 miscarriages and threatened his life. Nabila...

Controversial Social Media Critic VeryDarkMan Remanded in Police Custody on Cyberbullying Charges

Nigerian social media critic and activist, Martin Otse, popularly known as VeryDarkMan, has been remanded in police custody following his arraignment in an Abuja court...

It’s Too Risky To Be Full Housewife – BBnaija Star Doyin David

Doyinsola Anuoluwapo David, popularly known as Doyin from the Big Brother Naija reality show, has shared her perspective on the importance of financial independence for...

Portable’s Former Manager, Stelliza, Passes Away

The music industry is in mourning following the untimely death of Oluwatosin Adeseyan, better known by her professional moniker Stelliza. A former manager to the...

Cause of Mohbad’s Death Remains Undetermined, Pathologist Reveals

The pathologist responsible for the forensic examination of late Nigerian singer Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, popularly known as MohBad, has disclosed that the cause of...

Nigerian Singer Peter Okoye Undergoes Hair Transplant Procedure in Turkey to Combat Baldness

Popular Nigerian singer Peter Okoye, also known as Mr. P, has shared the process of his hair transplant procedure in Istanbul, Turkey. The artist took to his Instagram...

Nigerian Singer Portable Released on Bail After Arrest for N14m Luxury Car Debt

Habeeb Okikiola, popularly known as Portable, has been released on bail after spending a night in police custody. The musician was arrested by the Nigeria Police on...

Popular Nigerian Singer Portable Reportedly Arrested Over Mercedes Benz G-Wagon Debt

Nigerian singer Habeeb Okikiola, better known as Portable, has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command over an alleged debt related to his purchase of a Mercedes...

AMVCA 2024: “Breath of Life” Takes Center Stage, Wins Big with Best Overall Movie Award

“Breath of Life,” a captivating Nigerian drama, stole the show at the 10th Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) by clinching the highly-coveted...

Actress Eniola Badmus Reportedly Joins Politics as Special Assistant to Reps Speaker

Nollywood actress Eniola Badmus has reportedly made a significant career change by entering the political arena. According to recent reports, Badmus has been appointed...

‘Give First Salary to Your Father, Not Your Pastor,’ Renowned Actor Kanayo Kanayo Insists on Ancestral Blessing

In a bold declaration of his priorities, Kanayo Kanayo denounced pastors and declared that it is more important to honor one’s father with a first paycheck than to...

Nollywood Actor Yomi Fabiyi Sparks Outrage with Questionable Defense of Baba Ijesha: ‘No Evidence of Sexual Abuse,’ He Claims

Unwavering in his support for Baba Ijesha, even in the face of public condemnation and legal verdict, actor Yomi Fabiyi has doubled down on his controversial stance....

Jnr Pope’s Family Reportedly Seeks Supernatural Answers to Uncover Truth Behind Son’s Untimely Passing

Junior Pope’s family is said to have turned to an age-old tradition. The ‘Isi Atu’ charm, a supernatural tool believed to identify culprits by...

Asake’s Barber, Topzycut Launches Two-Day ‘Barber’ Seminar, Sets Slot For N500,000 Per Participant

Adeyinka Taofeek—known by his slick moniker “Topzycut”—who also happens to be the go-to barber for Afro-fusion star Asake, has announced a luxurious two-day...

Yomi Fabiyi Claims Credit as Yinka Quadri and Ogogo Bury Hatchet, Signaling the End of Their Longstanding Feud

Actor Yomi Fabiyi is basking in his perceived power to bring harmony to the Yoruba Nollywood scene, claiming that he was instrumental in the much-anticipated...

Multichoice Ignores Court Ruling, Raises Subscription Fees for DStv, GOtv

Multichoice Nigeria, the leading television provider in the country, has demonstrated a flagrant disregard for regulatory authorities by implementing a significant hike...

Davido Dazzles as Beef with Wizkid Blows Up: ‘Your Career is Dead,’ OBO Fires Back

Nigeria’s music landscape is ablaze with the flare-up between two Afrobeats giants, Wizkid and Davido. The simmering rivalry, which has been a longstanding source of...

Mohbad’s Family Drama Spills Onto Streets as Father Issues Court Order for DNA Test: Wunmi’s Gate the Scene of Latest Development in Singer’s Alleged Baby Daddy Case

The legacy of the late Nigerian singer, Mohbad, took a dramatic turn as his father, Joseph Aloba, served a court order to Wunmi, the woman believed to be Mohbad’s...

Junior Pope’s Mother Defies Official Narrative: AGN President Reveals Suspicions of Foul Play in Actor’s Death by Drowning

The Actors Guild of Nigeria, Emeka Rollas, has shared a disquieting insight into the aftermath of John Paul “Junior Pope” Odowd’s death. Rollas...

Mohbad’s Toxicology Result Out, Pathologist Begins Analysis: Fans Await Answers in Musician’s Death Mystery

The U.S.-conducted toxicology test to ascertain the cause of Ilerioluwa Aloba, alias Mohbad’s d**th, has been successfully completed. This news comes as a relief...

Photonews: Multichoice announces Price Adjustment on DStv and GOtv Packages with effect from 1st May 2024

Mayorkun Hits Back with a N1Billion Defamation Suit Against Nicki DaBarbie Over Ritualist Accusations

Nigerian Afrobeats superstar Adewale Emmanuel Mayowa, known by his stage name Mayorkun, is taking legal action against TikTok influencer Nicki DaBarbie, demanding N1...

Actors Guild President Vows Legal Action After Tragic Boat Capsizing Claims Life of Nollywood Actor Junior Pope and 4 Others

Following the devastating loss of Nollywood actor Junior Pope and four other individuals in a boat accident, the President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, Emeka Rollas,...

Nickie Dabarbie Reveals Skiibii and Mayorkun Allegedly Tried to Kill Her for Money Rituals

In a shocking turn of events, Nigerian influencer Precious Kingsley, also known by her Instagram handle @NickieDabarbie, has accused famous Nigerian musicians Skiibii...

Nigerian DJ Wysei Gets Remanded in Kirikiri Prison Over Police Assault Charges

Iwuagwu Ebere, also known by her stage name Commissioner DJ Wysei, has been remanded in Kirikiri correctional facility by a Nigerian court until May 8, 2024, on charges...

Lagos Police Retracts Arrest Confirmation of DJ Switch, Says DJ Commissioner Wysei Was the Actual Person Detained

The Lagos State Police spokesman, Benjamin Hundeyin, reversed his previous statement affirming the arrest of Obianuju Catherine Udeh, better known as DJ Switch. The...

Rising Star Khaid Rushed to Hospital in Critical Condition

Fans and fellow artists were left reeling when a video circulated online, showing popular music artist Khaid being rushed to the hospital in critical condition. In the...

EFCC Set to Arraign Celebrity Cubana Chief Priest for Alleged Misuse of Nigerian Currency

Nigerian social media personality, Cubana Chief Priest, is slated to face legal repercussions as the EFCC, Nigeria’s anti-corruption agency, plans to arraign him...

WATCH: Davido Allegedly in Hot Water: Controversial Video of Singer on Knees Surfaces and Quickly Disappears, Raising Questions of Alleged Infidelity

In a scandalous video that quickly went viral before being deleted, popular Nigerian singer Davido was seen allegedly pleading with a mysterious woman for intimacy,...

Actress Wunmi Ajiboye Accuses Husband Segun Ogungbe of Paternity and Termination of Pregnancy

The fissures in Wunmi Ajiboye and Segun Ogungbe’s marriage have been exposed after the popular Nigerian actress alleged a plethora of wrongdoing by her estranged...

Shocking Attack on Singer Korra Obidi during UK Live-Stream: Knives and Acid Used in Apparent Attack

Nigerian singer and dancer Korra Obidi has shared a harrowing account of her experience being attacked with a knife and acid while live-streaming to her fans. In a post...

Junior Pope’s Earphone-Wearing Boat Driver Caused Fatal Collision in Pursuit of Instagram Fame, Says Survivor

In a heart-wrenching account, Nollywood actor TC Okafor has revealed the harrowing details of the boat accident that claimed the lives of Junior Pope and three others....

In a Tragic Loss, Nollywood Actor Jnr Pope Passes Away

The sudden passing of popular Nollywood actor Jnr Pope has been confirmed. The actor, whose real name was Junior Pope Odonwodo, was well known for his roles in several...

WATCH: Funke Akindele Calls Out Haters Who Insinuate She’ll ‘Bury’ Her Children: ‘Don’t Speak Death over My Family!’

Nollywood mourns the loss of beloved actress Adejumoke Aderounmu

A dark cloud hangs over the Nigerian entertainment industry as they mourn the loss of Nollywood actress Adejumoke Aderounmu. Fans are in shock following news of the...

In the midst of speculation, comedian AY speaks out about his marriage with Mabel

Amidst rumors of marital discord, comedian AY has cleared the air about his relationship with his wife, Mabel. In a candid Instagram post, AY addresses rumors about his...

WATCH: “I will reveal the insider that killed Mohbad after a DNA test is done,” –  Mohbad’s Father says in a leaked audio

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Wale Ojo to Star as Wole Soyinka in Upcoming Film

Renowned Nigerian author Wole Soyinka’s memoir ‘The Man Died’ has been chosen for a feature film adaptation, and Nigerian actor Wale Ojo has been cast...

VeryDarkMan Released From Nigerian Police Custody

The Nigerian Police have released VeryDarkMan, a social media influencer who had been detained on unknown charges. The release came after a public outcry on social media...

Mother of Late Nigerian Singer, Mohbad, Accuses Ex-Husband of Neglect and Inaction Following Son’s Death

The mother of Nigerian singer, Mohbad, accused her ex-husband of failing to help her son when he was facing health issues, which ultimately led to his death. She...

Nigerian Musician, Portable, Boasts of His Collection of 20 Cars – But Is He Telling the Truth?

In a recent interview, Portable, a well-known Nigerian musician, boasted about his impressive collection of luxury vehicles. The musician, whose real name is Habeeb...

Davido Reflects on His Journey to Success and How He Met Chioma

Nigerian singer Davido reflects on his rise to fame and reveals that he met his wife, Chioma, before becoming successful. In an interview, Davido opens up about his...

Sensational Fuji Musician, K1 de Ultimate, Responds to Criticisms by Ayankunle Ayanlowo

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Nollywood Legend Amaechi Muonagor Is Dead

Amaechi Muonagor, a veteran Nollywood actor and beloved cultural icon, died on Sunday, March 24, at the age of 61, after a long battle with kidney disease. The actor was...

Photonews: Sam Larry, Naira Marley, and Zinoleesky spend time with Islamic cleric Habeeb Lagbaji during Ramadan

Davido Agrees to Settle Breach of Contract Lawsuit with Amaju Pinnick

Davido, a popular Nigerian singer, has agreed to negotiate a settlement with Brownhill Investment Company Limited, which is led by Amaju Pinnick. The company filed a...

Lagos DNA Center Promises 3-4 Week Turnaround for Autopsy Results of Deceased Singer Ilerioluwa Aloba, a.k.a Mohbad

Dr. Richard Somiari, the director of the Lagos State DNA and Forensic Centre, has announced that the autopsy results for the late singer Ilerioluwa Aloba, a.k.a Mohbad,...

Kunle Rasheed, Spokesman for K1 De Ultimate, Responds to Ex-Drummer Ayankunle Ayanlowo’s Allegations of ‘Enslavement’

Ayankunle Ayanlowo, a former lead drummer for K1 De Ultimate, recently granted an interview in which he made accusations of exploitation against the musician. In...

Photonews: Wizkid Spills the Tea on His Music, Career and Lifestyle

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Longtime Drummer of Music Legend, Kwam1, Shares Story of ‘Slave-Like’ Working Conditions

Kunle Ayanlowo, drummer for legendary Fuji musician, King Wasiu Ayinde (K1), has shared his experience working with the musician for more than 30 years. Kunle Ayanlowo,...

Photonews: Wizkid Clarifies His Genre, Rejects ‘Afrobeats Artist’ Label Ahead of New Album Release

Police Arrest Suspect in Connection with Mohbad’s Murder: Primeboy Re-arrested

Lagos State Police have re-arrested Afrobeat singer Ibrahim Owodunni, also known as Primeboy, in connection with the murder of fellow singer Mohbad. Owodunni was...

Lagos Magistrates Court to Decide on DNA Test for Mohbad’s Son, Liam

The family of Ilerioluwa Aloba, also known as Mohbad, is set to battle it out in court over the custody of Liam, the late singer’s son. At stake is a DNA test,...

Facebook and Instagram Back Online After Global Outage Leaves Millions Stranded

After a widespread outage on Tuesday that left users worldwide unable to access their accounts, Facebook and Instagram are back up and running. The platforms, both owned...

Facebook and Instagram Down for Millions of Users as Platforms Suffer Outage

In a major disruption, Facebook and Instagram have experienced an outage that has caused users to be logged out of their accounts. This has resulted in widespread...

Actor Mr Ibu Reportedly Passes Away

Famous Nollywood actor and comedian Mr John Okafor, better known as Mr Ibu, has passed away after a brief illness. According to reports, he died on Saturday, March 2nd...

Popular Nollywood Actor and Comedian, Sisi Quadri, is Dead

Popular comic Nollywood actor, Quadri Oyebamiji Tomori, popularly known as Sisi Quadri, is dead. News of Sisi Quadri’s death was announced on Facebook by his...

Comedian Seyi Law Says He Has Not Endorsed Tinubu for President

Comedian Seyi Law has denied claims that he urged people to vote for Bola Ahmed Tinubu for president. Seyi Law said this in ‘The Honest Bunch’ podcast. He...

Widow of Late Rapper Mohbad Speaks Out About Alleged Bullying Prior to His Death

Omowunmi Aloba, the widow of the late rapper Mohbad, has shared new details about her husband’s death. She alleges that he was bullied prior to his passing, and...

Portable promises to release Instagram messages to ‘expose’ Laide Bakare

Controversial singer Portable has taken to social media to share an exchange of messages between himself and actress Laide Bakare on Instagram. In his post, Portable...

Davido’s Logistics Manager Isreal DMW and Rapper Shallipopi Survive Car Accident

On February 17, popular Nigerian rapper Shallipopi and Davido’s logistics manager, Isreal DMW, were involved in a serious car accident. Both individuals survived...

Nigerian Singer Portable Robbed at Music Studio in Ogun State

Nigerian singer Portable was robbed at his music studio in Sango-Ota, Ogun State, early on Saturday morning. The singer took to his Instagram to share the news of the...

Wife of Late Musician Mohbad Expresses Fear for Her Safety

Wunmi Aloba, wife of the late singer, Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, popularly known as Mohbad, has called on the Nigeria police and other security agencies to help him...

Nigerian Investigative Journalist Questions Davido’s Involvement in Mohbad’s Death

Nigerian investigative journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has asked singer, Davido to tell the police what he knows about the demise of his late colleague, Mohbad. Recall that...

WATCH: Actress Lizzy Anjorin Accused of Fraudulent Activity at Eko Market in Lagos

Veteran Nigerian Actor and Dramatist Jimi Solanke Passes Away at 81

A veteran actor and dramatist, Jimi Solanke has passed on just 59 days to his 82nd birthday. Jimi Solanke, who died on Monday, February 5, began his artistic journey as...

WATCH: Actor Olaiya Igwe Apologizes for Misleading Fans About 2023 Presidential Run

Veteran actor, Olaiya Igwe, has issued an apology over his campaign for President Bola Tinubu, says God ministered to him to go to the beach to campaign half-naked.

Rapper Killer Mike Arrested on Misdemeanor Charge Shortly After Winning Three Grammy Awards

Michael Render, also known as rapper Killer Mike, was arrested on a misdemeanour charge Sunday night shortly after winning three Grammys. Render was detained and...

South African Artist Tyla Beats Davido, Burna Boy, Ayra Starr, and Asake to Win Grammy for Best African Music Performance

Tyla, from South Africa, has won the 2024 Grammy Award for Best African Music Performance for her song “Water.”  This is the inaugural year for the category, in...

Jasmine Okafor Breaks Silence on Relationship With Mr Ibu, Addresses Rumors of Romance

Jasmine Okafor has finally addressed her relationship with John Okafor, the ailing Nigerian actor, who is popularly known as Mr Ibu. PurpleWorld reported that Jasmine...

WATCH: Do Something, Nigerians Are Suffering – Tinubu’s Number One Fan, Kwam 1 Cries Out

Pere, BBN Star, Says Past Winners of Show Did Not Deserve to Win

Big Brother Reality show star, Pere Egbi, has expressed his opinion that past winners of the show did not merit their prizes. He suggested that Nigerian viewers voted...

Arya Starr Apologizes to King Sunny Ade for Misunderstood Greeting Incident

Nigerian singer, Ayra Starr has apologized to music icon Sunny Ade for allegedly “disrespecting” him at the Afrozons-Heineken Pre-Grammy party in Lagos. In...

Detectives Uncover N50m from Fraudulent Withdrawal from Nollywood Actor Mr Ibu’s Account

Detectives at the Force Criminal Investigation Department Annex in Alagbon, Ikoyi, Lagos, have found N50 million that was purportedly taken out of the compromised bank...

Police Arrest Mr. Ibu’s Son, Adopted Daughter Over Alleged Misappropriation of N300m Donation

Stella Maris, the spouse of actor Mr. Ibu, has reportedly had his daughter, Jasmine, and sons arrested concerning the purported disappearance of funds raised for his...

Nollywood Actor Yul Edochie Establishes Church, Gains Support from Renowned Pastor

Nollywood actor Yul Edochie has unveiled his Christian ministry, an online church. The 42-year-old actor made the announcement on his social media page and this has...

Veteran Fuji Musician, Kollington Ayinla, Reportedly Hospitalized in Critical Condition

Veteran Nigerian Fuji musician, Alhaji Kolawole Rasaq Ilori, popularly known as Kollington Ayinla, is lying ill and has been hospitalised for days. Those close to the...

Photonews: Alexer Harry Posts Cryptic Message: “I’m Officially Done” Amid Marital Crisis With Husband, Singer Harrysong

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Jaiye Kuti Says 85% of Nigerian Women Want to Leave Their Marriages, Says She Tried Three Times

Popular Nollywood actress Jaiye Kuti stirred reactions online as she asserts that out of 100% of women, 85% of them want to leave their marriages. Jaiye Kuti made this...

Nollywood Actress Lizzy Gold Appeals to President Tinubu to Address Insecurity in Nigeria

Nollywood actress, Lizzy Gold, has appealed to the President, raising alarms over the high level of insecurity in the nation. Lizzy bemoaned the increasing prevalence of...

Management of Singer MohBad Sues Artist’s Father, Mr. Joseph Aloba, for Defamation

The management of the late Nigerian musician, Ilerioluwa Promise Aloba popularly known as Mohbad, has slammed his father, Mr Joseph Aloba, with a N200million defamation...

Photonews: Comedian AY Makun and Wife Mabel Unfollow Each Other on Social Media Amid Allegations of Threats and Mental Abuse

Comedian AY Makun and wife Mabel have unfollowed each other on Instagram. This comes hours after Mabel alleged threat to her life and that one person must be held...

Toyin Abraham: N500m Movie Leak Caused My Hospitalization

Award-winning Nollywood actress, Toyin Abraham, has said she was hospitalised due to panic attacks resulting from the illegal circulation of her new movie, Malaika. Her...

Photonews: Actor Sean Jimoh Criticizes Nigerian Youth for Failing to Demand Justice for Kidnapped Children, as They Did for Singer Mohbad

Mohbad’s Father Says He Was Surprised to Find Out That His Son Had Made a Will

Mohbad’s father has expressed shock as he recounts how he found out that his late son, Mohbad, had a will which was thumb printed Instead of signed. In an interview...

Nigerian Musician Terry G Announces Retirement: ‘I No Dey Do Again’

Nigerian singer Oche Gabriel Amanyi, popularly known as Terry G, has announced his retirement from music. The ‘AKpako master’ announced this in an Instagram post on...

Nigerian Singer Yemi Alade Set to Perform at AFCON 2023 Opening Ceremony in Côte d’Ivoire

Nigerian singer, Yemi Alade has said it is a ‘dream come true’ as she announces that she will be performing at the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). In a tweet on...

Frodd Reveals How TB Joshua Supported Him Financially During His University Years

Big Brother Naija Star, Frodd, has revealed that in 2010, at a difficult time, prophet TB Joshua paid for his university education and also gave him 8,000 Naira a day...

Tiwa Savage Lodges Complaint with Police Against Davido for Alleged Harassment and Threats

Nigerian sensational singer, Tiwa Savage, has filed a petition against her colleague, Davido, over alleged threat of assault and grievous bodily harm. According to the...

The Southwest’s Cinematic Storytelling: A Triumph of Nigerian Culture and Talent

The Southwest of Nigeria is renowned for its creativity, with talented artists and artisans producing some of the country’s most notable works of art and...