Tag: AKA

YNaijaFebruary 11, 2023

South African Rapper AKA killed in drive-by shooting

IOL News reports that on Friday night in Durban, South Africa, the famed South African rapper Kiernan ‘AKA’ Forbes was ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqNovember 14, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 14th of November

Follow the link to read the latest stories on YNaija:   5 Things that Should Matter Today: South African artistes ...

Bernard DayoOctober 24, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Stolen credit cards are among the evidence allegedly found on Naira Marley’s laptop

At the resumed trial of Naira Marley over an alleged credit card fraud at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi, ...

Edwin OkoloSeptember 4, 2019

Sanctions not retaliations are how we need to respond to SA’s xenophobia

For nearly a week before the 1st of September, news filtered in from South Africa that the country’s black male ...

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 ...

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 ...

Bernard DayoFebruary 15, 2019

Davido is set become the first Nigerian panelist on ‘Comedy Central Roast’

Comedy Central Roast is a popular American TV series which features a selected panel, made up of the celebrity’s peers ...

ToluJanuary 17, 2017

Entertainment Roundup: DMW mixtape set to drop soon, AKA thinks Kim Kardashian’s robbery was staged | More stories

Here are the top stories from yesterday and other unraveled while you slept – and are still buzzing on today’s ...

YWriterOctober 3, 2016

The Media Blog: It’s 90 minutes to the premiere of Africa Magic’s The Hustle!

We are really, really, really, really looking forward to The Hustle, DSTV’s newest series. And not just because it’s getting ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 26, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: AY premieres new movie | ‘Beef’ in South African music industry | More stories

Here are some stories from yesterday and others that unraveled while you slept – and are now buzzing this morning ...

Isime EseneSeptember 22, 2016

Wizkid, Patoranking, Linda Ikeji, others get MAMA award nomination (See list)

Wizkid, Cassper Nyovest, AKA and Sauti Sol lead the pack in the first round of nominations for the forthcoming MTV ...

Oreoluwa PetersAugust 16, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Jhene Aiko’s estranged Nigerian husband denies abuse allegations | Popular SA rapper gives mum a surprise of a lifetime | More Stories

Here are some stories from yesterday and others that unraveled while you slept – and are now buzzing this morning ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 27, 2016

#BETAwards: The suave, hip and classy men on the red carpet (PHOTOS)

The much-awaited BET awards 2016 is underway at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles. From the leather jackets to the traditional ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 26, 2016

See what African music stars have been up to at the #BETAwards16 (PHOTOS)

From the arrivals to meeting other international superstars, your favourite African stars have had their hands full at the BET Awards 2016 ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 26, 2016

Wizkid, Yemi Alade lose BET award to South African, Black Coffee

South African multi-award winning record producer/DJ, Black Coffee has won the keenly-contested Best International Act: Africa award at the 2016 BET ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 24, 2016

Entertainment Roundup: Linda Ikeji shuts down tax evasion reports | African celebs gear up for BET Awards

Here are the top stories from yesterday and some stories that unraveled while you slept – and are now buzzing ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 23, 2016

Yemi Alade, Wizkid, AKA, others in the US for BET Awards (PHOTOS)

The 2016 edition of the BET Awards is holding this Saturday in Los Angeles and an array of Africa’s music stars are ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 20, 2016

Wizkid, Yemi Alade, others nominated for BET Awards 2016 (Full List)

The nominations have been announced for this year’s edition of the Black Entertainment Television (BET)  awards taking place at the Microsoft ...

Oreoluwa PetersDecember 13, 2015

Flavour, Young Thug, AKA others give high power performances at BET concert (See Photos)

The BET Africa Experience concert took place at the 20,000 capacity Coca Cola Dome in Johannesburg on Saturday, December 12th, 2015. ...

Mallam YeroSeptember 8, 2015

Davido and Yemi Alade up for “Best African Act” at the 2015 MTV EMAs

The nominees are in and the race is on for the much-coveted 2015 MTV EMA Best African Act award. This ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 5, 2015

Sarkodie is the best rapper in Africa – Here’s the only proof needed

Best rapper, at the moment guys… we’re not reaching, not that far. To be a darn good rapper, you have ...

Janeth JAugust 7, 2015

Welp! Cassper Nyovest says AKA slapped him in the club last night

Celebrity fights are no longer news but the newest of them involves two hot South Africa rappers, Cassper Nyovest and ...

Ada IgboanugoApril 10, 2015

South African rapper, AKA will be coming back to town for something special

by Chinwe Okafor If you missed him earlier, here is your chance once again. South African rapper, AKA will be ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 4, 2015

I know Tiwa Savage is pregnant, but I love her – SA rapper, AKA says

by Bem Abubakar South African rapper, AKA, real names- Kiernan Jordan Forbes, is in Nigeria for the Industry nite event, ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 1, 2015

South African rapper, AKA arrives Lagos to perform at the Industry Nite concert (PHOTOS)

by Damilola Jagun South African rapper, AKA, has arrived Nigeria for a first-time performance. The rapper was spotted at the ...

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