Showing posts from October, 2017

Shakay - I see myself being the new boy on deck

Shakay is an afro pop sensation who since inception of his career has done pretty well to maintain a stake in the ever growing Nigerian music industry.

In this recent chat with he talks to us about his career, new music and more.

What kind of music do you do and how long have you been in the industry?

I do only Afro pop and I've been in music now for over 4years but started off professionally when I finished high school. I got a wider range of audience and I was getting booked for several shows up till date.

Who are your musical influences and role models?

If your talking based on our country here people like Wizkid , Davido , Burna boy and 2face.
While based on foreign Chrisbrown , Bryson Tiller and Usher.

What's the Flavour you bringing into the music industry and what should your fans be expecting of you?

Well I'm coming with a different vibe and sound entirely the main purpose is for my fans to dance and then vibe to the new song wherever they are no mat…

Nollywood Actor, Njika Kingsley Uzoma storms European cities for new movie campaign

Njika Kingsley Uzoma is no newcomer in the Nigerian movie scene. He started out his career much earlier and grew to be a part of the growth process and created a stake for himself in the multi million dollars company.

He recently shot a new movie alongside some short films centered on drug abuse and its growing popularity among youths especially blacks living abroad and those home bond.

In his campaign to push his message he is touring a few cities in Europe with a good number of Nigerian youths based there to promote his positive message and get the much needed goal of curbing drug abuse both home and abroad.

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Mark van Iterson speaks at Fashion Business Series and more highlights from Day 2 of #HeinekenLFDW17

The Heineken Lagos Fashion and Design Week kicked off on Day 2, October 26, 2017 with the Fashion Business Series, a platform that serves as a forum for fashion experts and entrepreneurs to exchange ideas, network and explore strategies to grow the African fashion industry.
Themed 'Technology and The African Fashion Industry; What lies ahead?', the series featured Mark van Iterson, Global Head Design of Heineken; Cosmas Maduka, resident/CEO, Coscharis Motors; Sissi Johnson, Brand Strategist; Mode Aderinokun, Founder, Studio Modé among others. 

While speaking on the importance of Technology in the African industry, Mark van Iterson emphasized that technology provides a collaborative platform for stakeholders in the fashion industry to cross pollinate ideas to enrich consumer experience. “As product designers at Heineken, we collaborate with technologists and fashion designers to inspire innovation”. We are always in on building an experience around Heineken. Not just for the bott…

Facebook Launches Africa's First SME Council in Nigeria

Facebook today launched its Nigerian SME Council, the first to launch on the continent, and part of Facebook’s ongoing commitment to help support small and medium sized businesses throughout Africa.
The Nigerian SME Council brings together Facebook Africa’s SME team and Nigerian business owners from a range of industries, in a partnership designed to provide better digital tools for business and customer growth.
Made up of a combination 15 vibrant start-ups and established SMEs from a range of industries, each business brings with them a wealth of unique experiences in understanding and embracing digital and mobile strategies, as well as reaching the Nigerian customer – making them ideally positioned to offer support to other companies who need it.
Speaking at the launch, Abi Williams, Facebook’s SMB Sales Manager, EMEA said:“Small businesses form the backbone of most of the thriving economies in the world, driving sustainable growth and creating jobs, and those in Nigeria are no differe…

Sidmach Technologies, Whogohost Limited, Media Panache Partner to Make School Management and Record Keeping Easier for Schools

Information Technology Company Sidmach Technologies in collaboration with web hosting company Whogohost Limited, Public relations agency, Media Panache are prepped to deliver a training session tagged ‘ Smart School WORKSHOP ’ scheduled to hold by 9am at Sidmach Technologies Nigeria Limited Plot 15, Block J, Otunba Jobi Fele Way, Central Business District, Alausa, Ikeja on the 11th of November, 2017.
Spearheaded by Sidmach Technologies, the session will focus on introducing the audience to a more convenient way of ensuring student data is available and accessible with ‘Smart School Software’ – a user-friendly cloud solution that stores individual data of every student, manages staff information, result processing and day to day running of the school.

The software also makes teaching much easier for teachers as they can access readily-provided lesson notes which meets the NERDC requirements, record report sheets and automatically evaluate them, which gives room for a more comprehensive s…

Toolz, Tunde Demuren, Woli Arole, Grand Komanda attend 16Oniru's Royal Pains

Media personality Tolu Oniru aka Toolz, Tunde Demuren, comedians Woli Arole and Grand Komanda were among the attendees at Prince Oriyomi Olayinka Oniru popularly known as 16 Oniru’s comedy show tagged #RoyalPains which took place Sunday, October 22, 2017 at Queens Park, Oniru, Lagos.
Other attendees at the event include elites, dignitaries and members of the Oniru royal family who were there to show support and cheer on their brother.

16 Oniru’s ‘Royal Pains’ was a hundred percent comedy and one of the highlights of the evening was his stage entrance. He came on stage with a band of musicians who lit the whole arena up with their musical prowess. It was an unexpected performance and everyone was visibly impressed and wowed.
Although delivered entirely through satire and humor, the theme of the show “Royal Pains” was quite relatable as 16Oniru emphasized on the perks of being from a royal family with nothing held back, which the audience found very amusing judging from the uproar of laugh…

Singer Sefiya Da Diva Announces ‘Antidote EP’, Releases Artwork

...Mr 2kay Makes Guest Appearance on Sefiya’s ‘Antidote EP’
Emerging RnB & afro-pop sensation Sefiya has revealed the release date, artwork and tracklist to her widely awaited EP ‘Antidote’; scheduled for nationwide release on Wednesday, October 25, 2017.

The singer made the announcement on social media with a heartfelt caption that reads “As promised; here is the artwork and tracklist to 'Antidote EP'. This body of work means so much to me - I can't even begin to describe the joy my heart abounds. 
I want to say a big thank you to my fans for the support and the wait. It's because of y'all I put this beautiful piece together - I dedicate it to you all. The EP will be out on the 25th of October. Prepare to be stunned!” 
The 5-track EP would mark Sefiya’s debut body of work since her emergence in 2013 and her third released material in 2017; following two singles off the EP ‘Motivation’; released in January and ‘Some More’; released in October.
‘Antidote’ features a …

More Goals for Chelsea, Thanks to Batshuayi!

Yesterday, Chelsea got their winning vibe back after they settled their opponents on a 4-2 win making fans and football lovers entertained with quality football and engaging play.

Watford had the game at some point and had Chelsea fans in the middle of winning or losing but the much needed goal of Batshuayi gave everyone hope of winning and in due shades of goal scoring they added one more before Batshuayi made it 4 and sealed the game to a well deserved victory.

More goals for Chelsea indeed and a 3 points rise is well deserving for the defending Champions to look at bagging the title once more.

#NewMusic: Val.Junior - "Late Night"

Val.Junior officially premiers his much anticipated hit single Late Night produced by monster producer King flames
 Download, share and enjoyDownload (Audio): Val Junior – Late Night

Freaky-P - Commit (Video)

Freaky-P returns with perfect visuals for the trending tune " Commit " Featuring TeeBeeO . Commit is an un-tempo to make the playlist of most Afrobeats lover and enthusiasts alike.

Fresh P is presently studying Music and creative art at Babcock university and has promised music lover a lot more.

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The ' Ice ' is Back !

An artiste of his own definition with classic hits to his name such as Oleku, Aboki, Whiskey, Boss and more makes this economy of artistry beautiful and admirable. 
But what has caught my attention is his cut in Major Lazer’s new joint, Particula where he lead a very irresistible chorus that gave the song the vibe it needed and demanded the attention it ought to have from listening ears. 

He undoubtedly complimented the hardwork of Nasty C and Jidenna's verses which equally contributed to the success of the song aside the beat, the put together by the producer and the entire vibes of the song. 
Ice Prince is a genius and this song proves once more the capacity of his craft and the deliverables he would ignite if given the right cut and beat to make a hit. 
The Ice is back ! 

What should we be expecting in Season 8?

Well, I came across Game of Thrones some years ago but never did I l pay attention till the middle of 2017 when the buzz for Season 7 started kicking off. I was caught up in the vibes and I thought why not see this series so many people are talking about.

Starting out with Season 1 I was caught up with a lot of questions and thoughts. The story line was beautifully engaging keeping me wandering what the next course of action will be or what could be in the head of the writer of that episode but I knew it had all the elements of great artistry at play.

Seasons 2-6 left me spell bounded. So much excitement and drama making you least expect the turn out of scenes but with much attention you would see so much in so little but explaining to anyone the richness of the series won't serve them the best till they take their time and look into.

Season 8 promises to be magical and filled with amazing episodes and I hope it does serves us well and worth our wait eventually.