We have to say, this is the first time we are seeing pop star Iyanya in the full traditional Yoruba dress. The singer shared the image on his Instagram page and we’ve gotta admit, he looks sexy.
Mania Magazine is slaying with their AMVCA commemorative issue, which features some of Nigeria’s top actors on the cover. The February/March cover which is reminiscent of the annual Vanity Fair Hollywood issue has Richard Mofe Damijo, Ireti Doyle, OC Ukeje, AY Makun, Lydia Forson, Gideon Okeke and a host of other Nollywood peeps on the cover all looking very glam.
Do you remember veteran actor Sadiq Daba? He is featured in the magazine’s cinema inspired fashion editorial. Check on it after the jump
Be Inspired! Kenyan Marathon Runner Crawls All The Way To The Finish Line After Her Legs Give Up On Her
If you ever needed any motivation to not give up on your goals and dreams, especially when it feels like you can’t keep going…this is it!
Over the weekend 29 year old Kenyan marathoner proved that you can do anything you put your mind to. Hyvon Ngetich was leading at the 2015 Austin Marathon in Texas, when her body shut down and she couldn’t move any more. She had been running for 2.5 hours and was close to finishing the 26 mile race when this happened.
X3M Music songstress Simi has just dropped a brand new single called ‘Jamb Question’. A feel good, mid tempo, afropop song produced by Oscar Herman-Ackah.
Listen to it after the jump and tell us if you are feeling it
Last week we revealed to you that Rihanna and A list actor Leonardo DiCaprio were an item briefly. He had reportedly dumped Rih for a woman more his type – a Victoria’s Secret model…Leo is a serial modelizer ( a man who only dates models) [READ HERE IF YOU MISSED IT]
But it appears things are now back on because Riri & Leo spent Valentine’s Day Weekend together in New York.
Get the low down on their weekend after the jump
More and more black women are ditching the relaxers and embracing their kinky natural coils. There are loads of celebs who are proudly team natural – Kate Henshaw, Dakore Akande, Rita Dominic, Uche Jombo to name a few!
And now we have Ghanaian actress Yvonne Nelson joining the Natural Hair Gang!
So last night Nigerian/American rapper Wale let the world know he is moving from the United States, where he was born & raised to Nigeria.
The Maybach Music rapper tweeted last night, “Im movin to nigeria man…”
When a fan warned him about the move saying, “Don’t go to Nigeria, they may attack you”, he replied, “They think we all savages with Ebola smh that’s how America depicts Africa. Don’t worry we gon change that”
When another fan said to him regarding his planned move, “Bruh you no fit”. He replied saying, he has a house in Ondo, his father’s house which he paid for. He also informed fans he spoke to Don Jazzy regarding his move and his main reason for relocating is to “make a connection between the American music scene and the Nigerian music industry”
Wale visited Nigeria for the first time last year and during an interview he expressed that he loved it so much and would like to come back. [READ HERE]
It is not known if his intended move back to Nigeria has to do with mediocre sales of his last album. Just before his tweet about moving to Nigeria he had engaged in a discussion with some fans about what he should do differently to market his album to increase sales. Wale has a new album out next month called, “The Album About Nothing”
See his tweets after the jump
Davido Shares Motivational Message As He Is Spotted Again With Billionaire Femi Otedola…This Time On His Yacht
Looks like Davido & billionaire Femi Otedola are becoming fast friends!
The duo were spotted hanging out on the Forte Oil CEO’s yacht – Nana, in Victoria Island a few days ago barely a week after the pop star was at the oil mogul’s Ikoyi, Lagos home.
One can only imagine what the two were talking about prior to posing for the above pic showing them gazing into the sunset…
Davido shared the billionaire pic last night with some motivational wisdom for his fans. Read what he wrote after the jump & see more photos
Tonto Dikeh stepped out yesterday (Feb. 18) looking all manner of pretty and demure as she attended the for the College Acquaintance R_ape Education Programme (C.A.R.E) in a yellow 50s style dress with floral patterns. She team the bright look with white pumps.
Last week we reported to you the sad news that comedian Seyi Law and his wife of 4 years Stacey Ebere had lost their first child just after she was born. [READ HERE IF YOU MISSED IT]
And while the couple are no doubt in pain over the heartbreaking loss, they are picking up the pieces, and moving forward together and in faith.
Last night Seyi shared a picture of him & his wife, with a comforting and loving poem to her.
Read what he wrote after the jump