Yinka Ayefele reveals man behind Fresh FM demolition, cautions fans against violence

Yinka Ayefele reveals man behind Fresh FM demolition, cautions fans against violence

Popular Juju musician and owner of Fresh FM Ibadan, Yinka Ayefele, on Monday released an official statement following the demolition of his music house/radio station by the Oyo State government. Yinka Ayefele, who alleged that one Toyin Arulogun suggested the demolition, told fans of his radio station to desist from damaging public property out of anger. This came following reports of widespread condemnation that trailed the demolition by Nigerians across all social spectrum. The statement…

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Atiku, Ben Bruce react to demolition of Yinka Ayefele’s N800m Radio House

Atiku, Ben Bruce react to demolition of Yinka Ayefele’s N800m Radio House

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has reacted to the demolition of Yinka Ayefele’s Music House which houses his Fresh FM 105.9 radio station. Eastern Reporter reports that the building belonging to the popular musician was demolished in the early hours of Sunday by the state government for allegedly contravening its town planning laws. Reacting to the development, Atiku expressed sadness over the loss of jobs. On his Twitter page, he wrote: “The reports of the…

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PDP reacts to demolition of Aiyefele’s Music House

PDP reacts to demolition of Aiyefele’s Music House

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the demolition of a building belonging to musical maestro, Yinka Aiyefele, in Ibadan by the Oyo State Government. In a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan on Sunday in Abuja, the party described the demolishing of the building, said to be worth N800 million, as “horrifying, wicked and speaks volume of the insensitivity of the perpetrators”. Eastern Reporter recalls that the building, which also houses…

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Trump, Obama, Clinton react to Aretha Franklin’s death

Trump, Obama, Clinton react to Aretha Franklin’s death

American President, Donald Trump and two of his predecessors, Barack Obama and Bill Clinton have reacted to the death of late singer, Aretha Franklin, who died on Thursday. The legendary singer, aged 76, died on Thursday in Detroit after a prolonged battle with cancer. US President Donald Trump paying tribute to the music icon, on his Twitter page, wrote: “Aretha Franklin a great woman, with a wonderful gift from God, her voice.” “She will be…

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Buhari has destroyed Nigeria beyond imagination in just three years – Charlyboy attacks President

Buhari has destroyed Nigeria beyond imagination in just three years – Charlyboy attacks President

Maverick entertainer and activist, Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charlyboy, has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari has destroyed Nigeria beyond imagination in just three years. Charlyboy, who is the leader of the ‘OurMumuDonDo’ movement stated this while reacting to the recent complaint by soldiers about their welfare. Some aggrieved soldiers had posted a video online complaining about the conditions they were being subjected to in the North-East. Reacting to the video, CharlyBoy, using his verified…

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Tonto Dike declares war on Arik, tells Nigerians to avoid airline

Tonto Dike declares war on Arik, tells Nigerians to avoid airline

Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh has criticised Arik Airline for delaying her flight to Port Harcourt and making her lose millions of Naira. The actress was due to travel by 10:30 a.m. but had her flight postponed to 6pm. Describing the airline as ‘shitty, lazy and destiny killers’ the controversial actress on Instagram urged Nigerians to avoid the airline. She wrote, ”Thank you so much for making hard working Nigerians lose their hard earn money and…

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NBC under fire for banning Falz’s ‘This is Nigeria’, Olamide’s ‘See Mary, See Jesus’, others

NBC under fire for banning Falz’s ‘This is Nigeria’, Olamide’s ‘See Mary, See Jesus’, others

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has called on the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to immediately lift the recent ban on Jay FM 101.9 Jos and songs such as Falz’s ‘This is Nigeria’, Wande Coal’s ‘Iskaba’ and Olamide’s ‘See Mary, See Jesus’. The organization said the action by the NBC “amounts to illegal restrictions on media freedom, the right to freedom of opinion and expression and free information and ideas.” SERAP in a statement signed…

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This is Nigeria: Falz, fans had laughed at us – MURIC mocks Falana’s son over NBC ban

This is Nigeria: Falz, fans had laughed at us – MURIC mocks Falana’s son over NBC ban

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has hailed the National Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) for banning Falz’s ‘This is Nigeria’ song. “Let him go and show how brilliant he is in court. He and his fans laughed at us when we complained about his provocative and vulgar video. But there is no doubt that he who laughs last laughs best”, Ishaq Akintola, the group leader said in a statement sent to DAILY POST on Monday. The Islamic…

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Falz threatens to sue NBC over ban on ‘This is Nigeria’

Falz threatens to sue NBC over ban on ‘This is Nigeria’

Multiple award-winning music artiste, Folarin Falana, better known as Falz, has threatened to sue the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, over the ban of his hit song: ‘This is Nigeria’. The NBC had banned the song for allegedly containing vulgar words and even fined a radio station in Plateau state for playing it. Falz, who had earlier shared a copy of the letter from the NBC, said he felt it was ridiculous for the commission to…

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Falz reacts to NBC ban on ‘This is Nigeria’

Falz reacts to NBC ban on ‘This is Nigeria’

Nigerian musician, Folarin Falana, popularly known as Falz, has reacted to the ban placed on his song, ‘This is Nigeria’, by the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC. Eastern Reporter had reported that the NBC in a letter on Thursday, declared as “unfit for radio” a part of the song – “This is Nigeria; look how we living now everybody be criminal”. Eastern Reporter also recalls that the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) had requested Falz to take…

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