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WATCH: HENNESSY CYPHER 2017 PRESENTS FIRST ALL FEMCee TEAM MUNA, PHLOWETRY, WAYE, CLEO THELMA & AT : “SHE’S GOT BARS”

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Following the release of its first video, the Hennessy Cypher has sparked up the most engaging conversations among hip-hop critiques and fans.
This newly-released cypher video from a crew of some of the hottest FemCees in Nigeria is so refreshing. In an era of #BlackGirlMagic, we have Muna, Waye, Phlowetry, Cleo Thelma and AT offering us a glimpse into hip-hop’s best self.



With 8 bars beats produced by ChopStix, these women offer us honest depictions of their everyday lives without sacrificing lyrical dexterity or aggressive delivery. The session kicked off with an unapologetic personal declaration by Hennessy VS Class First Lady, Phlowetry “This wonder woman is on a different level/You know I no fit stop am/So don’t tell me to be careful”.
Muna ended the session with a poetic wordplay on her journey as a woman who is evolving “I’ve been manifesting many things I didn’t ask for/And now my blessings when I think of two, I get four”
It has become clear that there’s more at stake than s…

Audition to Walk the Runway at African Fashion & Design Week 2017

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Are you a model? Do you think you’ve got what it takes to strut
confidently down the runway at Africa’s biggest fashion event? If your
answer is yes, then this is for you!

Bluepearl Services International, organizers of African Fashion and Design
Week™ Nigeria, New York and Los Angeles, is pleased to announce that
African Fashion and Design Week™ (AFDW) is holding auditions for models to
be a part of it’s runway showcase.



See details below:
Open Casting Call
Date: 26th August, 2017
Venue: Oriental Hotel Victoria Island Lagos
Time: 3PM

Female
Minimum height: 5' 9"
Wear white tank top and black leggings
High heels: 3" (No Wedge heels)

Male
Minimum Height 6'
Wear white T-shirt and blue jeans
Bring a pair of your runway shoe

Facebook records over 45 million birthday wishes daily, launches birthday fundraising and video options

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Facebook has reported that more than 45 million people give birthday wishes to their friends and family on its platform on a daily basis. Facebook has played a huge part in the way people celebrate their birthdays since its inception, and to ensure that the over 2 billion strong community are really able to celebrate the way they want on their special days, it has announced two new birthday experiences that will make birthday celebrations more meaningful than ever.
Ever since 2005, Facebook has been able to bring millions of people closer on their birthdays through various means. Some of the additions Facebook has added to its platform-over the years to ensure a great experience for members of its community include the ability to post on friends’ timelines, plan birthday parties and create birthday posts and videos.

Music: Chris Factor - Me And You (Prod. Eronz Beat)

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Chris Factor is a gospel/inspirational rapper/singer, an engineer and a business man. He has been in the Nigeria entertainment/music industry for a while and has dropped some couple of songs including a cover to the well known panda beat which dropped late last year. "Me and You" is his first love song written by him and produced by Eronz Beat

Hit the download link, share and leave a comment. Thanks and God bless.


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“I left my country with $200 in my pocket” – Vimbai Tells Her Story in New Motivational Series, Veelosophy

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The path to achieving one’s dreams is seldom an easy one. There are often setbacks experienced along the way.



TV producer, media personality, and entrepreneur, Vimbai Mutinhiri, is giving the world a never-before-seen insight into her struggles, disappointments and triumphs in her new self-produced series, Veelosophy.

Veelosophy is a motivational series based on Vimbai personal experiences and motivated by the premise that “every trial we overcome is a cure for
someone else who is fighting it.”

Connect and be inspired! Watch a sneak peek of the series below:

https://youtu.be/-MuTX3p6mkI

Meet Shodeinde Abimbola, The New Big Name in Make Up Artistry

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Abimbola is one of the new names in the Nigerian Multi Million naira make up industry. Starting out she has begun making grounds and doing excellence in her Artistry.



In this recent chat with Tosin Clegg she talks about make up, life and more.

Can we meet you?

Am Shodeinde Abimbola. A pretty girl of 20years and the second out of 4 girls and am from a Godly home.

What prompted you into make up?

What actually prompted me into make or rather inspired me to do make up is my love for looking really good, growing up I got attracted to people who use make up, because my mom doesn't use it and she is against makeup, cos to her it's not Godly. I started using make up when I was in jss3.



What's been the experience like, challenges and opportunities you see in the make up industry?.


I will say mixed experiences both good and bad, bad in the sense that some people condemn your work, or don't pay you properly even when they do the products used are expensives. Regarding the oppor…

FUNKE AKINOKUN RELEASES THREE (3) BRAND NEW SINGLES

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Minister (Mrs) Funke  Akinokun, the multi-lingua worship leader so gifted in praising God in various tongues, languages and dialects who is currently signed to One Hallelujah Records, the official record label of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) shall be releasing three (3) Brand New Singles ahead of her forthcoming Brand New Album, and USA Album Presentation on the 15th of September, 2017.



These three (3) New Singles speak for themselves, and really would help everyone connect to God in a special way. They will be released weekly, from the Friday 18th of August 2017 to the Friday 1st of September 2017, on all major blogs and digital platforms globally.




Single #1 - (Title): 'HOLY IS OUR GOD' is a worship song that reverences God and His awesome nature. The song produced by Bode Afolabi shall be released on Friday, 18th August, 2017.



Single #2 - (Title): 'MERCY' is a fresh sound with an age old message that our God continues to be merciful. This song produced…

Abbesi Akhamie, Melissa Adeyemo and Lala Akindoju's film 'Still Water Runs Deep' set to premiere at Toronto International Film Festival

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Independent producers, Melissa Adeyemo, Abbesi Akhamie and Lala Akindoju are set to premiere their latest short film, Still Water Runs Deep, at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival. The film is written and directed by Akhamie, a New York University Tisch Graduate student. 

Still Water Runs Deep is the story of a father who must withstand his emotions and preserve his pride when his estranged son goes missing. 

Led by veteran theater and film actor, Toyin Oshinaike, as well as Rita Edward and Yemi Adebiyi, the film speaks to the difficulty that honest, hardworking men face when trying to raise children in the harsh realities of the world.




Lala Akindoju, who is also the casting director of the new project, confirmed that taking the film to this year’s Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) provides an opportunity to open it to a global audience while also presenting an emotional story that is brilliantly executed by talented actors.

This film which was officially selected i…

One Africa Music Festival Grants Klik TV Exclusive Live Broadcast for Concert

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World-famous concert One Africa Music Festival has partnered with reputable media house Klik TV to broadcast live the upcoming edition of the concert which is set to hold in Coney Island, New York, United States on the 19th of August, 2017.



Klik TV took to social media to make the announcement; urging fans to subscribe ahead so as not to miss any of the live action – the caption which is accompanied by the official artwork for the concert reads; “19th of August, 2017 is about to be an unforgettable date as One Africa Music Fest will hold in Brooklyn, New York - and the best part? You can watch it live without being there!


Follow @mykliktv to catch some of your favorite music stars grace the stage live at One Africa Music Fest”



Tagged ‘NYC the Return’, Klik TV has further revealed subscribers can stream the concert live anywhere across the continent, describing it as an avenue to bring together and connect Africans through the formidable power of music.



The concert which is scheduled t…

Y! TV premieres new TV series 'The 21 Diaries', a show for millennials on Africa Magic Urban

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Y! TV, the television production arm of RED, is set to launch a new TV series 'The 21 Diaries' on Africa Magic Urban, Channel 153.


The show hosted by Chika Agu is set to debut on 1 September, 2017 by 9:30pm.


'The 21 Diaries' is a thought-provoking 25-minute series that seeks to unravel intimate thoughts and conversations among young Nigerians, providing an inspiring platform to bring their voices into the public sphere irrespective of the topics.



The show will also dwell on the realities of being a young person in Nigeria, building on personal issues, stories and events.


"We're always seeking out ways to improve the quality of conversation about contemporary issues, and there is no better way to achieve this than creating a platform for young minds to discuss diverse topics as it relates to them," says Seun Oluyemi, Senior Manager, Y! TV.


"Having a platform like 'The 21 Diaries' is an opportunity to further encourage sharing of knowledge and …

Moore - After Party

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One of the finests in the game, Moore is out with a new joint to bless the ears and minds of his esteemed fan base.



Moore Dagogo Hart, a producer is known as (DH) and as an artiste as(Moore), this is his first official song since 2015. This song would surely be one you want to listen to.

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With a chill vibe and a catchy hook, you'll surely be singing this tune for a while.

Legendary DJ Jimmy Jatt Announces ‘Jimmy’s Jump Off’ Abuja Edition

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Veteran disc jockey; Dj Jimmy Jatt has announced the upcoming edition of his annual music show ‘Jimmy’s Jump Off’; set to hold on September 16, 2017, at Transcorp Hilton, Abuja.




The show will mark the 9th edition and the first time in Abuja since its successive run since 2008; and a direct follow-up to the previous edition titled ‘Mainland Invasion’; which was held in October 2016 at Ikeja City Mall, Lagos.




Tagged ‘The Abuja Invasion’, the widely respected Dj wrote on his Instagram page; “Based on popular demand; Jimmy's Jump Off is set to storm the Federal Capital Territory; #Abuja! We've got something specially packaged for your amusement - do not miss the chance to be entertained in a different dimension. Mark September 16th on your calendars! Watch this space for more info!”


Seasoned comedians Basket Mouth and Gordons have been unveiled as the hosts of the show. 

Jimmy Jatt has further revealed the show will be a star-studded affair with a list of some of the most highly s…

Heineken Lagos Fashion & Design Week empowers fashion entrepreneurs with Fashion Focus Talks

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Fashion Focus Talks, the annual seminars held before the Heineken Lagos Fashion and Design Week, ended with the finale in Lagos on Friday August 11, 2017. The fashion seminar featured Eku Edewor, TV presenter and model; Ink Eze, Founder AsoebiBella; and Tsemaye Binitie, Fashion Designer as speakers.




The events, targeted at emerging and aspiring fashion entrepreneurs between ages 18 and 35, were held between August 7 – 11 in Enugu, Abuja, Port Harcourt and Lagos respectively.




Themed 'From Passion to Profit', the 2017 Fashion Focus Talks featured a series of carefully curated classes aimed at opening up creative minds to explore different, and sometimes alternative ways of making their careers profitable.




This year, the series also featured fashion industry stakeholders Kelechi Amadi-Obi, Photographer and Publisher of Style Mania Magazine; Zara Odu, Brand Developer; George Okoro, Photographer; Omoyemi Akerele, Founder of Style House Files; Yummie Ogbebor, Bolaji Fawehinmi, Few M…