Tag: Audu Maikori

December 20, 2013

“…You should get your dried up boobs done and musicians will stop dumping your boney ass…” Ouch! 10 celebrity ‘beefs’ that trended in 2013 (MUST READ)

by Carolyn Etim The Nigeria Entertainment industry is one industry that is superfluous with glamour and also synonymous with controversial ...

November 11, 2013

UPDATE: #TeamBrymo speaks – “Chocolate City has no right to Brymo’s work, it failed to fulfill its obligations”

by Chi Ibe Following the special YNaija report on conflicts between record labels and artistes published this weekend, the artiste ...

November 9, 2013

YNaija Editorial: Beyond Twitter fights, contracts have to be honoured – that’s all

If you’ve paid attention to the Nigerian entertainment industry lately, it is unlikely you have missed the network of conflicts ...

October 19, 2013

Artiste, Brymo opens up on leaving Chocolate City, his new album and more (WATCH)

by Adeola Balogun Musician Brymo has been largely silent since his very public split from former record label Chocolate City. ...

August 31, 2013

SEE former Miss World, Agbani Darego, Eku Edewor, MI Abaga, Praiz, others at the Grey Goose World’s Best Music party (PHOTOS)

by Isi Esene It was a night of fun and partying, with your favourite celebrities at the Grey Goose World’s ...

August 1, 2013

SPOTTED: 2face Idibia lounges with Angelique Kidjo & Audu Maikori in Trinidad

by Isi Esene Nigerian music superstar, 2face Idibia with Chocolate City boss, Audu Maikori are in Trinidad for the ‘Emancipation ...

June 21, 2013

Star-studded! SEE Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Peter ‘Psquare’ Okoye, MI Abaga & more at Ice Prince’s ‘V.I.P’ Launch in Lagos (PHOTOS)

by Rachel Ogbu Ice Prince Zamani launched his spanking new music video for, “VIP”  yesterday, June 20  at Protea Hotel Ikoyi Westwood, ...

January 25, 2013

Nike Ogunlesi, Adebola Williams, Oby Ezekwesili and others for the Open City Conference in PH

by Akan Ido The OpenCityAfrica was birthed as a platform to facilitate cross-fertilization of ideas, an opportunity for the transfer ...

November 13, 2012

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji: How to get our youth working (YNaija FrontPage)

First, there is quite obviously the silly mindset of a lot of young Nigerians have that certain jobs are beneath ...

October 30, 2012

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji: Big for nothing industries (YNaija FrontPage)

For every TuFace Idibia earning millions on a single show, there is a OneFace grinding away on his terrible music, ...

April 10, 2012

Exclusive: I’m not scared of Chocolate City – MI

by Chi Ibe In this interview with the rapper and label executive, MI relaxes and banters with Y! writer Chi Ibe about his ...

February 18, 2012

#YNaijaFridayInterview – @Audu Makori says: “Everyone is investing in the entertainment industry for all the wrong reasons”

by ‘Ifreke Inyang [@Ifreke] Audu Maikori is CEO/Chairman of top record label, Chocolate City. But that’s only half of the ...

February 11, 2012

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Hakeem Bello-Osagie joins Chocolate City as group chairman

by Seyi Lawal The Chocolate City Group, parent body of the subsidiaries: Chocolate City Music (home to talents, M.I, Ice ...

January 24, 2012

#BBViral: Fuel Subsidy 1 & 2 – “Grab your copy now!”

The more Nigerians stayed at home during the strikes, the more creative they got with the fuel subsidy issue. Here ...

OluwapelumiDecember 18, 2011

This Sunday on #RubbinMinds: Fuel Subsidy – Who’s fooling who?

by ‘Ifreke Inyang This week on Rubbin’ Minds, we will be tackling the issue of fuel subsidy and seeking to understand ...

OluwapelumiDecember 16, 2011

Photo of the Week: We’re feeling the boy, Iceprince!

by ‘Ifreke Inyang Whether or not you believe it, the picture on the right is Iceprince. Yes, the same Iceprince ...

OluwapelumiDecember 12, 2011

“Who’re ya trying to fool?!” Young Nigerians tackle Jonathan on fuel subsidy

The battle line appears to be drawn. Tomorrow, the president, Goodluck Jonathan is set to make real his decision to ...

OluwapelumiDecember 2, 2011

Deola Sagoe, Audu Maikori and 8 others in the running to become ‘Creative Entrepreneur of the Year’

by ‘Ifreke Inyang The Creative Association of Nigeria has released a list of nominees for its annual awards. The association ...

OluwapelumiNovember 30, 2011

Scene! Pictures from the RISE Conference

by ‘Ifreke Inyang  Last Saturday, the final RISE Conference took place at the Teslim Balogun Stadium. The 2011 sessions opened ...

OluwapelumiNovember 3, 2011

Made in Nigeria: Audu Maikori, Banky W and others to headline 2011 Rise National Youth Forum

by Seyi Lawal Impact making young Nigerians will headline 2011 Rise National Youth Forum schedule for Saturday 26 November, 2011 ...

OluwapelumiOctober 22, 2011

Digital Chocolate: Jesse Jagz speaks to Factory78 TV

Chocolate City’s in-house producer cum recording artist, Jesse Jagz , is credited to have laid the beats for most of ...

OluwapelumiOctober 6, 2011

“Why I’m no longer a Nigerian Idol judge.” – Audu Maikori

Ifreke Inyang When the judges for the new season of Nigerian Idol were announced, Audu Maikori’s name was conspicuously missing. ...

OluwapelumiOctober 6, 2011

"Why I'm no longer a Nigerian Idol judge." – Audu Maikori

Ifreke Inyang When the judges for the new season of Nigerian Idol were announced, Audu Maikori’s name was conspicuously missing. ...

OluwapelumiOctober 5, 2011

We stand as one! Youth Minister, TY Bello, Ebuka, others record anti-rape video

by Seyi Lawal The Ministry of Youth Development  have just released an eight minute long video of its minister and ...

OluwapelumiSeptember 19, 2011

Something New: Brymo steps out alone on ‘Ara’

  Ifreke Inyang Brymo finally steps out of IcePrince and MI’s shadows with the release of his new single, ‘Ara’. ...

OluwapelumiSeptember 14, 2011

Something New: Jesse Jagz drops new single – ‘Demo’

  Ifreke Inyang   Chocolate City rapper and producer, Jesse Jagz is still giving his fans a glimpse of what ...

OluwapelumiSeptember 7, 2011

The reign of a music idol

      by Ifreke Inyang   A few months ago, Yeka Onka won the first ever Nigerian Idols musical ...

OluwapelumiAugust 12, 2011

Twitter Personality: Katung Aduwak is ‘not afraid to say it the way it is’

by Ifreke Inyang [@Ifreke] Katung first hit social consciousness when he emerged as the winner of the first and only ...

OluwapelumiJuly 26, 2011

On the colourful night when #Hashtag rocked Lagos!

by Yemi Olowu & Ifreke Inyang It was indeed The Convergence – an exciting melting pot of Fashion, Music and ...

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