Here are some of the stories that made headlines yesterday and others that unraveled while you slept – and are still buzzing today.
Chidinma releases new music and plays tricks with her Instagram page
The 2010 MTN Project Fame winner is back with a new single, Fallen in Love. Chidinma Ekile announced the single by posting an artwork on her Instagram page but this was after she deleted all her posts on the account leaving only photos of her and Flavour.
The duo have worked together releasing a number of collaborative tracks in the last two years and have been rumoured to be lovers.
But while a number of people began to raise suspicions about Chidinma’s decision to keep only photos that feature Flavour on her Instagram, she shocked everyone again by wiping the page clean and posting the artwork of her new single.
What we also notice is that Chidinma is signed to an unfamiliar record label, 40FIED record company.
The song, Fallen in Love is Chidinma’s first since September 2015 and was produced by Masterkraft and mixed by Simi.
Big Brother Nigeria returns…10 years after
The reality TV show will now be known as Big Brother Naija and will be aired on DStv and GOtv from January 2017.
Announced by MultiChoice Nigeria, “the show was reinvented by bringing back the Nigerian version to draw pan-African audiences for the same reasons that Big Brother Africa did”.
Auditions for the new show will hold on the 26th and 27th November in Lagos.
Mr Eazi wins big at Ghana Music Awards UK
The SkinTight singer was named Afrobeat artiste of the year beating R2Bees and Pappy Kojo in that category. Mr Eazi also won Best Music Video for the song, Anointing, in which he features Sarkodie.
The Nigerian born, Ghanaian based artiste is signed to Wizkid’s label, Starboy Entertainment.
Mr Eazi, whose real name is Oluwatosin Ajibade, has recently worked with Nigerian artistes such as Jaywon, Mayorkun and DJ Spinall.
Three major premieres hold for Jenifa in London
With two successul outings in London and one in Manchester, Funke Akindele-Bello premiered her new movie, Jenifa in London amidst excitement and laughter.
All three events were well-attended by Jenifa co-stars and other big names in Nigeria’s entertainment industry.
The final show rounded up with a surprise performance by the legendary Sir Shina Peters.
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