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US singer Katy Perry is first to 100m Twitter followers

Katy Perry             The US singer-songwriter Katy Perry has become the first person to reach 100m followers on Twitter. The website posted a video compilation of her tweets since she joined in 2009 along with a message saying “Today, we #WITNESS history”. Witness is the ...

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PwC Report: Nigeria to emerge world’s fastest-growing entertainment, media market in five years

The most rapid growth rates in Entertaiment and Media (E&M) revenues over the coming five years will be in less-developed markets and economies, where entertainment and media spending on a per capita basis is generally quite low, PwC’s Global entertainment and media outlook 2017 -2021 has predicted.   The report ...

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Afrobeat Makes History in the US as FirstBank Partners Zons PR in “The Afrozons Show”

    AfroZons is the first ever Afrobeat show on a major radio FM network in USA. It is a weekly showcase of the latest culture trends, topical conversations and music from Africa, including urban fusion sounds from the western world to the motherland. The AfroZons show was launched in ...

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Evander Holyfield donates $3million health equipment to Lagos State Government

      Boxing legend, Evander Holyfied has health equipment worth $ 3 million to Lagos State Government. Holyfield who made the donation to Lagos Stota Government on Wednesday in Lagos said he was in Nigeria to give back to the society having achieved so much in life especially in boxing. While ...

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Edo Govt Lauds Ecobank Over Support For Okpekpe Road Race

Ecobank Nigeria has been commended for its unflinching and consistent support to the development of sports in the country. Speaking at this year’s Okpekpe International Road Race at the weekend, Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki said Ecobank’s constant support to the road race for several years was quite commendable, stating ...

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BOI, NCAC Seal N300m deal

Olagunju         The Bank of Industry (BOI) and National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), yesterday signed a Memoran- dum of Understanding(MOU) worth N300milliom  to promote the art industry in Nigeria. The partnership entered into was signed by both  the Acting  Managing Director of BOI, Waheed Olagunju ...

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Beyoncé offers US college scholarships

Beyoncé is offering four US college scholarships to mark the one year anniversary of ‘Lemonade’. The ‘Run The World (Girls)’ hitmaker has launched Formation Scholars, which will award scholarships to female students to “encourage and support [those] who are unafraid to think outside the box”. A statement posted on her ...

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Lady Gaga to meet Prince William in October

Lady Gaga and Prince William have made plans to meet in October to discuss how they can tackle mental illness. The ‘Million Reasons’ hitmaker has been invited by the 34-year-old royal to talk through the ways they can pull together to make depression and other mind-related ailments “normalised”. In a ...

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Tennis star, Serena Williams is pregnant

Serena Williams is pregnant with her first baby. The tennis star, 35, made the announcement on Wednesday where she showed off her pregnant belly on Snapchat. Williams wore a yellow swimsuit and said she was 20 weeks along. The athlete is engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, 33. Serena had ...

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Heritage Bank, DSTV present N25m, SUV automobile grand prize to BB Naija winner

L-R: Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe; Regional Director, M-Net West Africa, Wangi Mba-Uzoukwu; winner 2017 of BB Naija Season-2, Efe Ejeba; Group Head, Corporate Communications of the bank, Fela Ibidapo and Managing Director, Payporte, Eyo Bassey, during the Big Brother Naija Season-2 reality TV show grand prize presentation on ...

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