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'Police Is Your Friend': Singer Portable joins Nigerian police As Ambassador

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Controversial musician, Habeeb Okikiola, popularly known as Portable, has declared himself police ambassador a few days after causing a stir while evading arrest by police officers. Portable made this known in a post on his Instagram page, where he shared photos of himself with his father and other high-ranking officers in the Lagos police headquarters on Tuesday evening. The Zazoo crooner regained his freedom the following day after being arrested for incurring a debt on the Mercedes Benz GLE he bought from a car dealer in Lagos. The singer further went to his social media page to explain what transpired between him and the car dealer, alleging that he had spent more than required on the vehicle because it was faulty. Meanwhile, reaffirming his relationship with the police, he announced that he is now a police ambassador while adopting the oft-used phrase – ‘Police is your friend’. He wrote, “ZAzuu Federal Government liability. Ọmọ ijoba Police Ambassador. I do music for a living ….St

BBNaija Ka3na: ‘I made $900 million while I sleep’

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Big Brother Naija reality star, Ka3na has claimed that she recently made about a billion dollars while asleep. According to her, she made $900 million from selling properties in London, United Kingdom. Sharing the screenshot of a message from her agent informing her of the success of the transaction via her Instagram page, Ka3na boasted that she would retire as a young billionaire. She captioned the screenshot: “$900,000,000 while I sleep. Retiring as a young billionaire. [hash tag] Ka3naTheBossLady.” Her claim elicited mixed reactions while some fans congratulated her via the comment section, others expressed their disbelief.

DJ Cuppy’s mum prays for her over love life

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Nana Otedola, the mother of popular disc jockey, DJ Cuppy, has offered prayers for her to find her soul mate. The elated music star shared the screenshot of her mum praying for her via Instagram story recently. The message read, “Now that you are becoming you best self and fully united to God, when you are not watching you will meet a man on his best self journey. God wil give you a man pwho is running after Him IJN.” DAILY POST recalls that DJ Cuppy’s most recent relationship was her failed engagement to Ryan Taylor. The duo parted ways in July 2023, barely seven months after their shocking engagement in November 2022. Cuppy has been vocal about her desire to find her “true love,” saying being “single and childless” in her 30s is “lonely and boring.”         

Why I am not ready to have kids yet – Singer Burna Boy Speaks

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Grammy-winning Nigerian singer, Damini Ogulu, aka Burna Boy, has opened up about why he is not ready to be a father yet. According to the 32-year-old, he is not ready to have kids yet because he can’t give them the attention they deserve. Burna Boy disclosed this while responding to a curious fan during a recent Instagram live session with fans. He explained that he would have children when he was settled or married. He said, “Why haven’t I had kids yet? Bro, because I don’t want to have kids yet. “Have you seen my mum the way she loves me? Have you seen my dad the way he loves me?I know I can’t give that to anyone right now with the life I’m living. So until I’m settled and I can be there for my children everyday, I’m not having no kid. “I feel like my kids deserved better than I got. And I got both my mum and dad so you understand?” On the allegations that he is impotent, Burna Boy said, “When I see the bants and the things people say [about me not being able to have kids], I said th

Cause Of Singer Mohbad’s Death Cannot Be Ascertained’ – Pathologist

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THE Pathologist has told the coroner inquest that the cause of late music star, Ilerioluwa Aloba aka Mohbad’s death could not be ascertained, as the autopsy was conducted after his body had decomposed. This was revealed by Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Wahab shittu after the Coroner inquest sitting on Wednesday, in Lagos. Mohbad died at the age of 27, on September 12, 2023, with circumstances surrounding his death sparking controversies on social media. A former record label signee of Marlian Music owned by Naira Marley, Mohbad left the label in February 2022. The Lagos State Police Command had, on September 18, 2023, inaugurated a 13-man special investigation team to probe the singer’s death. His death also led to the arrest of Naira Marley and controversial Lagos socialite, Balogun Eletu, also known as Sam Larry, among others. The singer’s body was on September 21, 2023, exhumed for autopsy.

Singer Portable lands in police net over unpaid G-Wagon debt

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The Lagos State Police Command has arrested popular musician Habeeb Okikiola, popularly known as Portable. Voice Air Media VAM News learnt that the controversial singer was nabbed on Tuesday following his alleged refusal to pay the debt he incurred when he purchased G-Wagon from a car dealer in the state. According to reports, Portable had paid only N13 million after purchasing the vehicle, which was worth N27 million. He was said to have refused to pay the N14 million balance. The car dealer reportedly took the matter to the police, leading to the arrest of the singer. Police react THE Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed the arrest. He simply said: “The report is true. He was arrested today.”

Full List: 2024 AMVCA Winners

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The Eko Hotel and Suites in Lagos State was adorned with splendor and grandeur as it hosted the 10th edition of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) on Saturday. The AMVCA, an annual award bestowed by MultiChoice, acknowledges exceptional accomplishments in both television and film. Below is the list of winners: Best Makeup Francesca Otaigbe (Over the Bridge) Campbell Precious (Mami Wata) – WINNER Hadizat Gambo (Mojisola) Hakeem Onilogbo (Jagun Jagun — The Warrior) Feyisayo Oyebisi (A Tribe Called Judah) Best Art Direction Blood Vessel (Victor Akpan) Over The Bridge (Abisola Omolade) – WINNER Breath of Life (Okechukwu Frost Nwankwo, Kelechi Odu) Wura Season 2 (Jeffery David Musa, Olumide Kuti & Esther Oyiza Kokori) Visa on Arrival (Bovi Ugboma) MTV Shuga Naija (The MTV Staying Alive Foundation) Volume (Mona Ombogo) – WINNER Masquerades of Aniedo (Timendu Aghahowa & Motunde Akiode) Slum King (Donald Tombia, Ifeanyi Barbara Chidi, Fatimah Binta Gimsay & Xavier Igho

Singer Davido shocks fans, declares retirement from music

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  Award-winning Afrobeats sensation, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has he will be retiring from music after his next album. The ‘Unavailable’ crooner disclosed this on Thursday night while reacting to the recent pictures and videos doctored against him by some blogs. He claimed that some persons desperately want him out of the music industry. “Yall niggas really want me out the game that bad ?? Oya after next album I no do again . So una fit get peace,” he wrote on his X handle. Yall niggas really want me out the game that bad ?? Oya after next album I no do again . So una fit get peace Davido recently stated that since he came into the industry, most of his colleagues haven’t experienced peace of mind. This is coming few hours after dropping Kante’s visuals to wrap up the era of his fourth studio album titled ‘Timeless.’ ‘Kante’ is the 10th track off ‘Timeless’, one of the standout tracks from the Grammy-nominated album which was released in March 2023. The singer said he

Actress Toke Makinwa Admits Regretting Bleaching Skin

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Nigerian entertainer, Toke Makinwa discloses her struggles with her skin, reveals that she regrets the bleaching her body. In her book, “Becoming”, which detailed many parts of her life, she admitted to bleaching her skin because her then ex-husband, Maje, was cheating on her with somebody light skinned. In a bid to impress him and stop him from wandering outside, she decided to alter her skin to look like the other woman. Unfortunately, it did not bring about the desired outcome as they eventually divorced and parted ways. In a question and answer session Toke hosted with some of her fans and followers on Twitter, she was asked to name the things she would do differently if she went back in time. She responded saying; “Nothing. Regret is so exhausting!!!! Wait, maybe bleaching my skin, it was the dumbest thing ever and I’m just so thankful for good genes and money cos….”

Singer Wasiu Ayinde’s daughter appointed into Lagos Government

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THE Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo Olu has appointed the daughter of Popular Fuji Musician, King Wasiu Ayinde Marshal as Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Tourism. According to our correspondent, Bashirat Damilola Ayinde, lawyer and real estate mogul announced the political appointment via her verified Instagram handle @ damimarshal. In the Same Vein, K1 De Ultimate delightedly showed appreciation for the kind gesture at a recent party. During an appearance at Oba Sikiru Olamide Alena’s birthday Party, the Fuji Artiste thanked Lagos State governor for the honour given to him and his Family. K1 added that her daughter has initially asked him to thank Mr.Governor during his performance.

Tinubu's son offered to reconcile Wizkid, Davido – Miami

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  Voice Air Media, VAM News Update                Nigerian actor and singer, Adams Kehinde, popularly known as Lege Miami, has said the president’s son, Seyi Tinubu, has offered warring Afrobeats stars, Wizkid and Davido. Voice Air Media News reports that Wizkid and Davido were recently engaged in a fierce social media war on X. Reacting, Lege Miami cautioned the duo to put themselves in order, saying he has reported the issue to Seyi Tinubu. Speaking in a video message shared via his Instagram account, the actor said Tinubu has offered to reconcile Wizkid and Davido in the United Kingdom. He said, “Wizkid and Davido both of you need to take time. I have reported you guys to Seyi Tinubu, he said he’ll fly to UK in three days to settle the fight.” Efforts to reconcile Wizkid and Davido over the years have proved abortive, as the duo always rekindles their beef after every reconciliation.