12 Nigerian Artist whose career started from Choir ministration

TVC E. People from different spheres of life come together to thank God for his blessings in the ways they know how best to. Some artists when asked, would say their career started when they were in the choir.However, for these people, the house of God wasn’t just a place of prayer but a place that brought them to limelight in the music industry where they are currently. Here are a few of your favourite Nigerian musicians who got their start in the pews of the choir before hitting the jackpot in the entertainment industry. Omawumi had been known to be a playful, energetic, intelligent and an extremely talented child while growing up. She was a lead vocalist in the children’s choir of Foursquare Gospel Church in Warri at the age of 8. Wande Coal began singing in the teenage choir at his church. He became a dancer for the then Mo’Hits and then...

CAF expects no favors from FIFA’s Samoura -Gen.secretary

Fatma Samoura became the first African to ever be handed the post only ten days ago. "She's the secretary general of Fifa, the world body, not Africa," Caf's Hicham El Amrani told reporters "Even if her origin does play a role in her understanding the environments or the different mechanics between nations or confederations." Nonetheless, El Amrani believes Samoura's roots and extensive work across Africa - having operated in Cameroon, Chad, Djibouti, Guinea, Madagascar and Nigeria for the United Nations (UN) - can only help when it comes to the continent's football. "That's a benefit indeed - her coming from the continent," said El Amrani, Caf's General Secretary. "For sure she has been working throughout the continent during her long experience with the United Nations so I am sure that her understanding (of Africa) is a given fact." While the appointment of Fifa's first female secretary general came as a shock to many observers, El Amrani...

Campari celebrates 2baba over honorary master’s degree

TVC E. The city of Ikeja was brought alive this Saturday May 21, 2016 as premium brand liqueur, Campari shut down Rumors Nightclub in GRA to celebrate ambassador, 2Baba’s on his latest achievement, an honorary masters degree at the Igbenedion University in Benin. Tuface who received this huge award recently partied with friends, colleagues and fans at the Rumors Nightclub in Ikeja. The celebration was put together to show support for the Campari ambassador who was unveiled in April at the NecLive conference in the presence of over 3000 people and over 30 million online and terrestrial TV audiences. The event had in attendance guests like ace comedian, Tee A, renowned writer, Toni Kan, CEO Now Muzik, Efe Omorogbe, Portfolio Manager – International Premium Brands, Nigerian Breweries, Sampson Oloche and Dotun Omotoye in attendance and they partied into the night with 2Baba. Other guests include Kelly Handsome, Annie Idibia, Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi, City FM...

HollyWood Stars-Rihanna & More stun on Red carpet at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards

TVC E. Hollywood stars graced the red carpet at the 2016 billboard music awards which took place yesterday, May 22nd in Las Vegas, Nevada before the main event started. The 2016 Billboard Music Awards saw stars like Rihanna, Ariana Grande, Mila Kunis, Gwen Stefani, Ciara, Russel Wilson, Jessica Alba, Future and many more looking stunning in different outfits. Check out some of the photos at the red carpet.          ...

Rochas Okorocha and family shower their maid of over 20 years with gifts at her wedding

TVC-E .  She worked for Governor Rochas Okorocha as a maid for over 20 years and helped raise his five children. Charity, fondly called Cha cha, finally got married over the weekend to Hycenth and the Okorocha family came all out to honour her. According to photographer Micheal Omoboriowo: "A real life evidence of “Grass to Grace” was what played out in the life of Cha cha(charity) as she’s fondly called who served as a ‘maid’ to the family of His Excellency Owelle Rochas Okorocha, who helped raise all of the Governors’ 5 children right from childhood that two of them are now married, for whom they had to travel into the country to attend her wedding who Over 20years as being a part of the Gov.’s family. And yesterday after even she had lost hope of marriage, was celebrated with the greatest honour ever. She was showered with gifts(A brand new car, 5million Naira,...

Ghana music face-off: Olamide, others saves day for Naija

TVC-E .  At last, the 2016 edition of Ghana’s annual music face-off called the ‘Tigo Ghana Meets Naija’, where artistes from both countries engage in a sing off with their counterparts, was held at the Accra International Conference Center. Nigeria was winning the heart of the audience, until Flavour was pitted against Shatta Wale. Recall that Flavour had bragged about beating the Ghanaian singer. “I hope he [Shatta Wale] is ready, he should bring it on…I have seen him perform and I know he has lots of energy but I will be ‘flavouring’ everywhere,” the ‘Ada Ada’ crooner had said in an interview, adding, “I have played and performed with my band and we have had lots of rehearsals as to how to get the people dancing and I have been working on my dance moves too”. At the event, Flavour was the last act of the night – a tragedy many people would...

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