Ibidunni Ighodalo, again, recalls efforts to bear children at award ceremony

Photo Caption: Wife of VP Mrs. Osinbajo presenting the award to Ibidunni Ighodalo(1) It was a proud, but, nonetheless surprising moment for Mrs. Ibidunni Ighodalo. A prize in public was the last thing she expected. Having worked closely with the organisers of the Runway Jazz; all week through the Master class and preparations leading to the show itself, it was astonishing how the award was carefully concealed until the last instance. A woman of many parts, she only just agreed to venture out with her bridal wear, for the first…

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Jos set to rock as 2018 Carnival gathers momentum‎

By Franklin Ihejirika Jos, the Plateau State capital is set to rock as activities and plans for the state’s 2018 carnival gathers momentum. The carnival with the theme: One People‎ is set to rock the city of Jos with visitors and tourists expected from across the country. The event which debuted in 2017 is expected to surpass last year’s records and attendance as the State Government partners with Folks Innovation Limited to organise a grand event that will be remembered many years to come. Following the protracted crisis which engulfed the…

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AMBON set for official unveiling

The association of music band owners, Ambon has concluded plans to officially unveil itself to the public come April 24th, 2018. The launch, a first of its  kind within the entertainment scene in the country will take place at the Ibru Waterfront Garden on Louis Solomon close VI Lagos. In a statement made available to the media, Akin Tofowomo the President of the body disclosed that Ambon as a body is being unveiled to showcase the competent and versatile members in its fold and also position the group as a…

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Dignitaries honour Air Peace boss at wedding anniversary

Picture caption Air Peace Chairman/Chief Executive Officer and Vice Chairman, Mr. Allen and Mrs. Alice Onyema doing some dance steps to mark their 25th wedding anniversary in Lagos on Saturday Air Peace Chairman/Chief Executive Officer and Vice Chairman, Mr. Allen and Mrs. Alice Onyema on Saturday marked their 25th wedding anniversary in grand style, with top Nigerians and foreigners pouring in from within and outside Lagos to grace the night of fun, love and music. The silver jubilee celebration held a day after Air Peace took delivery of its newly…

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Security operatives seize Davido’s Luggage at int’I Airport, Lagos

Security operatives attached to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos have seized 17 check-in luggage of the Nigerian musician, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido for the unruly behaviours of his aid who beat up airport security officials. Problem was said to have started for the musician who arrived from a trip aboard Emirates Airlines on Thursday evening when Checkport staff at the baggage reclaim area attempted to check the tags on the check-in luggage of Davido to confirm if it corresponded with the reclaimed luggage. It was gathered…

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Trace denies money for video allegations, reveals video selection guidelines

Contrary to recent insinuation making the rounds, the management of leading African music, youth and entertainment youth, Trace has come out strongly to correct the impression that it demands money for getting videos on its channels. In an unprecedented move, Trace, has revealed its music video selection criteria to the public. Trace has the widest distribution of any music channel in Africa and is the number one or two rated channel in close to 50 countries across the continent with a five-channel brand, namely Trace Naija, Trace Mziki, Trace Urban,…

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Ibidunmi Ighodalo plans biggest free baby shower

Former beauty queen and CEO of Elizabeth R, a high-profile, events planning company, Ibidunni Ighodalo has announced what may become the biggest free baby shower ever, as the Ibidunni Ighodalo Foundation (IFF) invites parents with babies aged from one day-old to one year-old to a marketplace of free shopping. Ibidunni is the wife of accountant and clergyman, Ituah Ighodalo whose search for a child has been widely publicized. The compassionate Ibidunni Ighodalo whose interest in issues around pregnancy and childbirth is becoming legendary is known to fund assisted reproductive procedure…

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WOW! Balmoral exploits $40 billion Nigerian drinks industry

All is set for the first ever International Drinks Festival in Nigeria organized by the Balmoral at the Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos. The event is expected to attract over 25000 people to witness the transformation that two friends, Ezekiel Adamu and Akin Eso are bringing to the Nigerian drinks industry, with an estimated value of $40 billion. The festival is expected to be a huge market place where drinks will be sold at prices far less than regular.  This is why the organisers chose December, when people tend…

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Falz, Simi, 9ice, Sound Sultan storm first ever music & deals festival

Picture Caption Sam Onyemelukwe, MD of Trace TV (R) with Juliet Anammah, CEO of Jumia In a first-of-its-kind live music event in Nigeria, two of the biggest names in the online retail and entertainment sector are collaborating to pull-off a trend setting festival for shoppers and music buffs. Going by the name, MAD (Music and Deals) Festival, the carnival-like affair is promoted by entertainment media giant, Trace Naija Television and the huge online retailer, Jumia on its Black Friday platform. Mr. Sam Onyemelukwe, Trace Naija’s Managing Director explained that the…

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Runsewe, new NCAC boss applauds Ambode on Lagos culture board

The new director – general, National Council for Arts and Culture, NCAC Otunba Segun Runsewe has appluded the foresight of Lagos Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode for inaugurating a new board for Arts and Culture in Lagos. Otunba Runsewe noted that the effort is not only timely but the right way to revive culture and show example to other states. He particularly commended the quality of membership of the Culture board and urged the members not to disappoint the Governor and Nigerians in general who believes that Lagos holds the soul…

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