2018 BET Awards: Davido wins Best International Act [See full list of winners]

2018 BET Awards: Davido wins Best International Act [See full list of winners]

Nigerian singer, Davido has emerged as winner of 2018 BET International Act. The OBO crooner beat Tiwa Savage, Casper Nyovest, among others in the category. The 2018 BET Awards held on Sunday at Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theater, with DJ Khaled and Kendrick Lamar going into the ceremony with the most nominations, six and five, respectively. Here is a full list of winners: Best International Act Award Booba (France) Cassper Nyovest (SA) Dadju (France) WINNER: Davido…

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Dbanj: Sen. Ben Bruce reacts to death of musician’s son

Dbanj: Sen. Ben Bruce reacts to death of musician’s son

Ben Murray-Bruce, the senator representing Bayelsa East in the National Assembly, has reacted to the death of Daniel, the son of popular musician, Dbanj. Daniel Oyebanjo III died after drowning at a pool in Dbanj’s Ikoyi residence on Sunday afternoon. Reacting to the death of the one year old, Bruce, who consoled the musician, said the death of a child is the saddest thing. In a tweet, the lawmaker said, “I am really really sad…

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Falz blasts Buhari over Plateau Killings

Falz blasts Buhari over Plateau Killings

Nigerian rapper, Falz has blasted the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government over the spate of killings experienced in some parts of the country. The rapper, cum actor, who recently highlighted the problems in the country in his song ‘This is Nigeria’ spoke in reaction to fresh attack in Plateau. Eastern Reporter reports that Plateau Police Command on Sunday confirmed the killing of 86 persons in the attacks on Razat, Ruku, Nyarr, Kura and Gana-Ropp villages of…

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Don Jazzy, Adesua, other reacts as Dbanj loses son

Don Jazzy, Adesua, other reacts as Dbanj loses son

The entertainment industry is in mourning mood following the sudden death of Dbanj’s 1-year-old son, Daniel. Daniel Oyebanjo died after drowning at Dbanj’s Ikoyi residence on Sunday afternoon. His remains have been moved to a morgue at GRA, Ikeja. Celebrities, devastated about the news, took to social media pages to mourn the death of Daniel who only celebrated his first birthday a month ago. Don Jazzy wrote, “Just heard the worst news in a long…

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Small Doctor speaks on N2m allegedly collected from Buhari

Small Doctor speaks on N2m allegedly collected from Buhari

Nigerian artiste, Temitope Adekunle, popularly known as Small Doctor, has debunked claims that he was given N2 million by President Muhammadu Buhari. A former Director of New Media for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Deji Adeyanju, had claimed that Buhari gave some entertainers N2million each during a visit to Aso Rock in Abuja. Adeyanju had written on Twitter, “So, some youths went to Aso Rock yesterday to see Buhari and collected ‘thanks for coming’, N2m…

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World Cup 2018: Why Argentina is grateful to Nigeria – Mascherano

World Cup 2018: Why Argentina is grateful to Nigeria – Mascherano

Former Barcelona midfielder, Javier Mascherano has revealed that Argentina is grateful to the Super Eagles. The former Liverpool player said Nigeria has given them the hope of making it to the round of 16 of the Russia 2018 World Cup after defeating Iceland on Friday. Nigeria will face Argentina at the Krestovsky Stadium, Saint Petersburg on Tuesday to determine who joins Croatia to the knockout stage from group D. Croatia’s 3-0 win left The White…

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Argentina v Nigeria: Drogba warns Super Eagles

Argentina v Nigeria: Drogba warns Super Eagles

Former Ivory Coast captain, Didier Drogba has told the Super Eagles of Nigeria that they will go home if they start defending against Argentina. Argentina is Nigeria’s next opponent in the 2018 World Cup going on in Russia. As Nigeria prepares to take on the South Americans on Tuesday, Drogba advised them to keep to their style of play if they are to go far at the 2018 World Cup. Gernot Rohr’s men came alive…

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World Cup 2018: What Kanu Nwankwo said ahead of Argentina clash with Nigeria

World Cup 2018: What Kanu Nwankwo said ahead of Argentina clash with Nigeria

Ex-Nigerian international, Nwankwo Kanu has backed the Super Eagles to beat Argentina in their final Group D game in Saint Petersburg at the 2018 FIFA World Cup on Tuesday. Nigeria currently occupies the second position in Group D with three points having managed a 2-0 win over Iceland on Friday. Argentina occupies last place with one point after they were thrashed 3-0 by Croatia on Thursday. A win against Jorge Sampaoli’s men will send the…

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Plateau attacks: What Dogara said about security agencies

Plateau attacks: What Dogara said about security agencies

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has condemned the killing of several persons people in the Church of Christ In Nations (COClN) and Regional Church Council (RCC), in Barkin Ladi Local Government Area, Plateau State. Eastern Reporter reports that Plateau Police Command on Sunday confirmed the killing of 11 persons in attacks on Razat, Ruku, Nyarr, Kura and Gana-Ropp villages of Gashish District in Barkin Ladi Local Government. Reacting, Dogara in a statement…

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Why herdsmen killed over 86 people in Plateau – Miyetti Allah

Why herdsmen killed over 86 people in Plateau – Miyetti Allah

Danladi Ciroma, the Chairman, North Central zone of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders’ Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), has reacted to the recent attacks on Plateau villages by suspected herdsmen where over 86 persons were hacked to death. Eastern Reporter reports that Plateau Police Command on Sunday confirmed the killing of 86 persons in the attacks on Razat, Ruku, Nyarr, Kura and Gana-Ropp villages of Gashish District in Barkin Ladi Local Government. Ciroma in a statement claimed…

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