Category: The Media Blog

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Edwin OkoloApril 7, 2020

FatherDMW conquered Instagram by shooting his shot

Who could have predicted at the beginning of March, that one of the biggest social media phenomenons in Nigeria would ...

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EditorApril 6, 2020

Social media will cost a lot of Nigerian celebrities their careers

Last weekend, ambassador of Dettol Nigeria and spokesperson of the National Centre for Disease Control, Funke Akindele hosted a birthday ...

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EditorApril 3, 2020

Stella Damasus & Daniel Ademinokan adopt the direct-to-Youtube model for ‘@BetweenTheMovie’

Earlier this year, Plan B, the Nigerian/Kenyan collaboration helmed by two female film makers Lola Adelek of LowlaDee studios  Sara Hassan of ...

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EditorApril 2, 2020

Diane Russet is showing she won’t be pigeonholed with ‘Bayi’

One of the side effects of finding fame through reality television is that you are tainted by its artifice. Reality ...

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EditorApril 1, 2020

MasterKraft and Pheelz face off tonight for Battle of the Hitz II

Last weekend, mega producers Sarz and Shizzi shut down Instagram with their ‘Battle of The Beatz’ show. We’ve discussed at ...

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EditorMarch 31, 2020

Sarz and Shizzi’s Insta-live hangout shows social media is the new frontier for media companies

Yesterday, veteran music producers Sarz and Shizzi had a ‘face-off’ via Instagram.     View this post on Instagram   ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 31, 2020

In this era of ‘breaking news,’ #DontRushChallenge may just be your antidote for the pandemic

What a time for a pandemic! As tragic as the current global health crisis is, it’s troubling to grasp how ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 30, 2020

#UltimateLoveNG: Roksie takes home the gold and seals the deal

For the past few weeks, we have been treated to intriguing reality TV drama, courtesy of the Ultimate Love reality ...

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EditorMarch 30, 2020

Yomi Black’s Room 420 is the quarantine entertainment you need

Yesterday, the president announced that Lagos and Abuja were going into a 14 day 24 hour curfew. Somehow he did ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 29, 2020

#UltimateLoveNG: It’s the grand finale in a bit and here’s our ‘Winner’

It’s been an eventful couple of weeks, largely as a result of the adversities the world is currently faced with. ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 29, 2020

#UltimateLoveNG: Dynamics behind the finalists

It’s been an eventful couple of weeks, largely as a result of the adversities the world is currently faced with. ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 27, 2020

#UltimateLoveNG: Meet the finalists – DoubleChris

DoubleChris is a perfect a pair as their moniker is. They share certain similarities one of which is their disdain ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 27, 2020

#UltimateLoveNG: Bolar have made it to the finals but can they bring it home?

Beneath the surface Bolar seem more compatible and in love than the screen time allotted to them would have us ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 26, 2020

#UltimateLoveNG: Oh No! COVID-19 prompts early check out in the Love Pad

As a response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and in attempt to contain the spread of the virus, it was ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 26, 2020

#UltimateLoveNG: Meet the Finalist, Roksie

Arguably the most loved couple in the house, Rosie and Kachi have won a number of fans over with their ...

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EditorMarch 26, 2020

#ICYMI: The Dinner Series aims for high octane drama and succeeds

If we’re being perfectly honest, here at the Media Blog, the COVID-19 pandemic and consequent self isolation hasn’t been all ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 25, 2020

UltimateLoveNG: “She sits in front of you and open her legs” | Chris’ confirmation for her prophecy

Seems like the new drama in the house barring the Arnold and Jay debacle is this thing between Chris and ...

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EditorMarch 25, 2020

2face Idibia wants to rejig the concert model with his first online set

Over the last few years there have been intense discussion about the future of entertainment in Nigeria, especially for musicians ...

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EditorMarch 24, 2020

Nnamdi Ehirim, Tope Folarin make the VCU Cabell first novelist award longlist

The Coronavirus pandemic has turned all our news cycle into a round the clock barrage of perilous content, so much ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 24, 2020

#UltimateLoveNG: Chris claims to be able to hear the voice of God

When a relationship or friendship turns sour, it can create one of the most bitter and ugly rivalries one can ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 23, 2020

UltimateLoveNG: The Covid-19 scare finds its way into the Love Pad

Whether the Love Guests are aware of it or not, the Covid-19 virus has spread it’s tentacles into the Love ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 22, 2020

#UltimateLoveNG: Chiddy Banks gets validation from the ladies

When it comes to TV shows, it’s easy to pay attention to the most eccentric and interesting characters, the people ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 21, 2020

UltimateLoveNG: Despite Aunty’s advice, Arnold and Jay’s beef continue to escalate

Thursday evening was unexpectedly eventful, so eventful in-fact, that the drama of the day boiled over to the next day. ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 20, 2020

#UltimateLoveNG: Friendship called into question as Arnold renames Jay, ‘Judas’

Another day, another mess of a situation in the Love Pad, this time, between to supposed friends, Jay and Arnold. ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 20, 2020

#UltimateLoveNG: Housemates speak to Aunty about love outside the Pad

It was another Thursday in the Love Pad and Aunty pays a visit to the Love Guest to do her ...

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EditorMarch 20, 2020

Friends Make is exploring media, one crowd-sourced solution at a time

When media creators are asked to discuss their challenges with putting new work, one of the things they all mention ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 19, 2020

#UltimateLoveNG: Has Theresa fallen too deep for Iyke or is she experiencing a crisis?

Sometimes, when it comes to love, we find ourselves in the most precarious situations, far be it, at that point, ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 19, 2020

#UltimateLoveNG: DoubleChris becomes the 3rd couple this week to declare hatred for ObiEbi

I know we signed up for reality TV drama when we tuned in to watch the Ultimate Love game show, ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 18, 2020

#UltimateLoveNG: Meet the couple – JayKech

They say opposite attracts, which leaves the question; what happens if two people in a relationship are alike? Does it ...

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Chinedu OkaforMarch 18, 2020

#UltimateLoveNG: David and Jay declare war on ObiEbi

Almost every other day in the Love Pad for most of the housemates is wonderful. It’s fun, dancing, character building, ...

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