Tag: Naira Marley

Ayomitide AdeyinkaSeptember 24, 2023

Need To Know About Mohbad, Nigeria’s Beloved Artist and All That Has Happened This Week | #JusticeforMohbad

Born in June 1996 and died in September 2023, Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba (Mohbad), the Nigerian rapper and singer-songwriter, has become ...

Ayomitide AdeyinkaSeptember 18, 2023

The Weekend Recap: Just In Case You Missed It

A lot has happened since we last briefed you on the things that occurred recently in the Nigerian entertainment industry. ...

YNaijaSeptember 16, 2023

The Music Blog: Could The Nigerian Music Industry Be As Dark As Artistes Say?

The past few months have been revelatory for Nigerians and the world. The Nigerian music industry is being painted as ...

YNaijaSeptember 13, 2023

The Life and Tragic End of Nigerian Artist Mohbad: A Look Back

Tuesday, September 12 2023, marked a sad day in the Nigerian and African entertainment industry as the news of the ...

YNaijaAugust 19, 2023

Naira Marley’s Role in NDLEA’s Bid to Combat Drug Abuse: Debating the Messenger vs. the Message

Controversial artiste Azeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley, has been enlisted by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) ...

YNaijaAugust 17, 2023

Naira Marley Urges Marlians and Nigerian Youth to Reject Drugs and Substance Abuse

Naira Marley, a prominent figure in the Afrobeats music scene, has used his platform to deliver a significant message to ...

YNaijaNovember 7, 2022

Mohbad returns with a brand-new single “Tiff”, calls out Naira Marley and Marlian Records

In the wake of the drama that unfolded between him and his former label, Marlian Records, Nigerian street-hop sensation Mohbad ...

YNaijaOctober 26, 2022

Mohbad and Naira Marley’s fight gets worse as his lawyers send a contract termination letter to Marlian Records

Nigerian street-pop musician Mohbad’s lawyers have sent a letter of termination to Naira Marley’s Marlian Records, where he has been ...

YNaijaOctober 5, 2022

Nigerian artist Mohbad hospitalized following alleged assault by label boss Naira Marley

Musician Mohbad and his aide Oreoluwa Oladapo were hospitalized following an alleged assault by his record label’s executive Naira Marley. ...

YNaijaMay 30, 2022

A thread of reactions to Naira Marley’s debut album, ‘God’s Timing’s the Best’

‘Who gon’ listen to an album on a Monday morning?’ Why not? Music does not have day boundaries and can ...

Wilfred OkicheDecember 22, 2021

#YNaija2021Review: Rock, Bling, Egedege…The 10 Best Pop Songs of the Year

2021 was a year of recovery. Sometimes it seemed like music was all we had to get us through the ...

Chinedu OkaforMay 21, 2021

#YNaijaMusic50: Don Jazzy, Davido, Ozedikus, Sunday Are, Simi…Here are the 50 Most Influential Nigerians in Music

For a country with numerous social issues, music is the one thing that manages to keep us sane. Every year, ...

Michael IsaacOctober 23, 2020

23 notable things we must not forget from the #EndSARS protest

Now 18 days, Nigerians have taken to various parts of the country to protest against police brutality, extortion, extra-judicial killings ...

Chinedu OkaforOctober 9, 2020

#YNaijaEndSARSupdates: The voices against #PoliceBrutality are increasing and division is counter-productive

“We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided.” –  JK Rowling Considering the ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaOctober 8, 2020

Falz and Runtown rise up to the occasion; lead anti-SARS protest | #TheYNaijaCover

Nigerian entertainers, Folarin Falana, also known as Falz, and Douglas Jack Agu, better known by his stage name Runtown, have ...

Kola MuhammedOctober 8, 2020

Falz and Runtown deserve all the accolades for leading the way for other celebrities

#EndSARS has been the subject of many a rant on social media but the continued terror of the Federal Special ...

Michael IsaacOctober 6, 2020

#EndSARS: #NigerianLivesMatter, compensation for victims | Salient points from Naira Marley’s Instagram Live with Police PRO

Naira Marley has currently placed himself in a position that’s probably making him uncomfortable, knowing other popular figures have done ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaOctober 6, 2020

Buhari approves N10bn for national census, FG approves special salary scale for teachers | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the release of N10 billion for the conduct of a national census, as well as ...

Michael IsaacOctober 4, 2020

#EndSARS: Nigerian celebrities have joined the fight against police brutality and a protest is underway

If we said the call to end the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigerian Police started five years ago, ...

Michael IsaacAugust 7, 2020

Naira Marley inciting the police for relevance. How long will it last?

Since making his 2019 controversial statement about how Nigerians should pray for cyber criminals, Naira Marley has built a heavy rotation ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaAugust 7, 2020

Naira Marley prosecuted over Abuja concert; pleads guilty | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Nigerian singer, Azeez Fashola, commonly known as Naira Marley has been arraigned by the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department ...

Michael IsaacJuly 10, 2020

The internet had a lot to say about Naira Marley’s new house

Naira Marley is currently in the news cycle following the acquisition of a new house in his name. On his ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaJune 29, 2020

Funke Akindele is trending again and here’s the tea

A turbulent wave of accusations appear to keep crashing down on popular Nigerian actress, Funke Akindele’s doorstep. In what seems ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 16, 2020

Does the Former Lagos Governor have a body double? | The #YNaijaCover

Following the backlash that has trailed problematic artiste Naira Marley over his concert in Abuja, the Chief Executicve Officer of ...

Michael IsaacJune 16, 2020

The Babatunde Fashola and Naira Marley trend everyone is talking about

As an aftermath to singer, Naira Marley‘s ‘rule-breaking’ concert that took place in Abuja late Saturday, another scene has entered ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 15, 2020

Naira Marley to Abuja: Jabi Lake Mall sealed; Execujets is next to feel the heat of the law

On Saturday, we witnessed one of the boldest actions by an artiste since the rebellious of popular Afro beats icon; ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 14, 2020

Is it a surprise that Naira Marley is breaking the rules again?

For the last three years, there has been a ‘disruptive brand of music’ in Nigeria. Disruptive in a good sense, ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaJune 14, 2020

Outrage as Kim Oprah and Naira Marley stage Music Concert in Abuja

by Toluwanimi Onakoya Increasing fears are spreading through the hearts of Nigerians due to the exponential rise in COVID19 cases. Despite ...

Michael IsaacJune 11, 2020

Lil Kesh is trending and it’s not because he dropped a new song

Twitter is one place that has created a community for users of like-interest to meet and talk about the things ...

Bernard DayoApril 19, 2020

China paying COVID-19 reparations to Africa, Review of Dremo’s Codename Vol 2 | Here are the best Nigerian articles of the week

Each week here at YNaija, we round up the best Nigerian writing on the internet, highlighting the stories, profiles, interviews and ...

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