Category: Culture

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 16, 2019

Four female housemates evicted from #BBNaija still doesn’t mean that women have to support each other, dear Don Jazzy

On Sunday night, two female housemates Ella and Kimoprah were evicted from the new season of Big Brother Naija, making ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 16, 2019

The video for Zlatan and Tiwa Savage’s ”Shotan” is party-ready

It’s great that Tiwa Savage is an omnipresent pop star on continent, further demonstrating this by make that big move ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 14, 2019

In Case You Missed It: On Apple Music’s Up Next Artist interview, Burna Boy reveals he didn’t realise his music had ”popped” until performing in Eastern Nigeria | Anthony Joshua visits Makoko Community

On Apple Music Up Next Artist interview, Burna Boy was interviewed by Beats 1’s Julie Adenuga on his forthcoming album ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 13, 2019

This Week In Music: Lady Donli’s ”Suffer Suffer,” Niniola’s ”Boda Sodiq,” Tiwa Savage and Zlatan’s ”Shotan” and more

Because he has nothing better to do with his time, every Saturday, Bernard Dayo brings you the most awe-inspiring, confounding, ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 13, 2019

Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s men are ”masters” over women misogyny, Senator Remi Tinubu vs Elisah Abbo, Super Eagles beat South Africa in #AFCON2019 quarter-final – Here’s everything that happened this week

This week was a rollercoaster of buzzy stories, from politics to culture and while we routinely reported each of these ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 12, 2019

Will a woman win the #PepperDem season of #BBNaija? Against the female housemates, the odds are already stacked

The fourth season of Big Brother Naija, Pepper Dem, has barely stayed two weeks on our screens but there’s already ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 11, 2019

Nigerians troll rapper AKA on Twitter over Super Eagles’ triumphant victory against South Africa

We are still basking in the euphoria of the Super Eagles thrashing South Africa’s Bafana Bafana 2-1 in the 2019 ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 11, 2019

Beverly Naya is the heroine we deserve in the action-packed trailer for ”Lockdown”

Beverly Naya is a whole different vibe in the trailer for Lockdown, a heist thriller directed by Ladi Akinyosoye and ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 11, 2019

New teaser of ”The Set Up” shows Jim Iyke in all shades of being a bad boy

The trailer for Niyi Akinmolayan’s The Set Up was released last week, and it gave us a full look at ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 10, 2019

Niniola made the video for ‘Boda Sodiq’ about sexual consent because why not

In the new video for Niniola’s Boda Sodiq, Niniola in a nightclub watches herself and a man luxuriate in loose, ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 9, 2019

Kemi Adetiba wants to know if you’d watch a Nollywood horror movie in the cinema

The first thing that came to my mind after seeing Kemi Adetiba’s King of Boys is how beautiful it would ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 9, 2019

Do you miss ”OGA! Pastor”? Here’s how we think NdaniTV can bring the show back

In June, NdaniTV premiered OGA! Pastor, a show that brought out my negative bias as another bourgeoisie, Nollywood-adjacent spectacle even without ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 8, 2019

Uche Jombo called out Bleacher Report for stealing a Nollywood movie clip and we just had to stan

With erstwhile comedic duo Aki and Pawpaw re-entering the culture as memes, their new-found appeal has left the world starstruck. ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 6, 2019

This Week In Music: Odunsi’s ”Star Signs,” Phyno’s ”The Bag,” Niniola’s ”Boda Sodiq” and more

Because he has nothing better to do with his time, every Saturday, Bernard Dayo brings you the most awe-inspiring, confounding, ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 5, 2019

”The Set Up” is one of the most anticipated movies of 2019, and now we have a trailer

The Set Up is Niyi Akinmolayan’s followup to the bombastic comedy Chief Daddy, a movie that I still remember for ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJuly 2, 2019

Nigerians are trolling Rema for saying his song ”Spiderman” is about saving the youth

In just a short time, Mavin Global artiste Rema has risen to be a Gen Z sweetheart. The 18-yr-old burgeoning ...

Proportion
EditorJuly 2, 2019

#MoreThanKinksAndLocs: Loctitude’s Ade Balogun tells her story

The fourth episode of #MORETHANINKANDLOCS features Ade Balogun. Ade Balogun is a loctician, an architect and a hustler. 10 years ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJune 30, 2019

This Week In Music: Timaya’s ”2 Stoopid,” Niniola’s ”Boda Sodiq,” Mr Eazi’s ”Supernova,” and more

Because he has nothing better to do with his time, each Sunday, Bernard Dayo brings you the most awe-inspiring, confounding, ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJune 26, 2019

We are loving the sexy teaser of Mildred Okwo’s upcoming movie ”La Femme Anjola”

Mildred Okwo’s upcoming movie La Femme Anjola is film noir, which has been in development for some time and recruits ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJune 25, 2019

Asa’s latest single ”Good Thing” is all you need to hear today

While we eagerly wait for Asa to release her fourth studio album, which has trickled in with last month’s single ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJune 25, 2019

EbonyLife Films has released the teaser-trailer for ‘Òlòtūré’ and there’s a lot of intrigue

I may be wrong, but the upcoming Oloture from EbonyLife Films is a complex departure from the studio’s brand of ...

Proportion
Wilfred OkicheJune 25, 2019

Long Read: When did the Nigerian church become scandal central?

Pop singer, Timi Dakolo ensured the month of May did not go by without the expected dose of scandal. For ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJune 24, 2019

Chiwetel Ejiofor has joined the cast for upcoming Netflix movie ”The Old Guard”

It’s always a delight to see Chiwetel Ejiofor in movies, whether he is in a Marvel flick (Doctor Strange) or ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJune 22, 2019

This Week In Music: Adekunle Gold’s ”Kelegbe Megbe,” Kizz Daniel’s ”Eko,” Simi’s ”Jericho” and more

Because he has nothing better to do with his time, each Saturday, Bernard Dayo brings you the most awe-inspiring, confounding, ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJune 21, 2019

Simi’s video for ”Jericho” featuring Patoranking is the dancehall bop of the summer

Simi has just released the video for Jericho, the dancehall earworm off her third studio album Omo Charlie Champagne Vol. ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJune 21, 2019

The trailer for D’banj’s reality talk show ”The Adventures of the Koko Master” promises an adventure

Not that anyone is surprised that D’banj is veering into reality television with the announcement of his new series The ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJune 20, 2019

Tiwa Savage didn’t see many dark-skinned women while growing up, and now she wants to be the much-needed representation

Tiwa Savage posted a picture of herself online recently, using the words ”brown skin” and how she didn’t see black ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJune 20, 2019

Rema is a promising, colossal trap king on new EP, ‘Rema Freestyle’

Before midnight on Wednesday, Rema surprise-released his second EP of the year suitably titled Rema Freestyle, a four-track project comprising ...

Proportion
Bernard DayoJune 19, 2019

Mo Abudu has been announced as Chair of the 47th International Emmy Awards Gala

We reported back in February that EbonyLife TV founder and CEO Mo Abudu had been given a gold membership directors’ ...

Proportion
EditorJune 17, 2019

Nigerian design gets a global boost as FourthCanvas heads to Cannes

Nigeria to the world once again as #WeGoVote, a civic engagement project of fast-rising design agency, FourthCanvas, has been selected ...

cool good eh love2 cute confused notgood numb disgusting fail