Author: loladeville

“WHY IS CHELSEA STRUGGLING?” ABRAMOVICH ASKS

Abramovich Chelsea Football Club owner, Abramovich during a recent meeting he held with the club’s coach and directors has asked why the English football club hasn’t done incredibly well this season. Citing the last game (Chelsea Vs Manchester United) which ended 3-3 and consequently placed the club in the fourth position, the Russian told AVB to sort out the poor results, he also asked the director of football Michael Emenalo to explain the recent poor performances. According to coach Andre Villas-Boas “Roman is always very interested in the running of events and it was good for the team to feel his presence. We touched a little bit, of course, on next year’s project but mainly on Sunday’s...

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PHOTO: BEYONCE’S FIRST POST-PARTUM APPEARANCE

beyonce Since the birth of baby Blue Ivy, American diva, Beyoncé had been placed on ‘house arrest’. Dressed in red Temperley dress, Christian Louboutin shoes and an Alexander McQueen clutch, the 31 year old made her first postpartum appearance last night as she stepped into Carnegie Hall where Jay Z performed. Chilly...

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MANCHESTER UNITED SIGNS NEW DEAL

Manchester United English Football club, Manchester United has signed a 3-year sponsorship agreement with Globul- Bulgaria’s second largest mobile operator. This will enable the fans of the club which is regarded as the most popular foreign club in Bulgaria to have access to news, interviews, special features and other contents over its mobile network. Though financial details weren’t stated, they will also develop a promotional micro site in Bulgarian and English aimed at tailored local supporters.” Globul also sponsors CSKA Sofia,which is reputed to be the most successful Bulgarian...

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I’LL TAKE MY CHANCES TO HIT LAGOS CINEMAS SOON

Come February 24, 2012, the much anticipated blockbuster, ‘I’ll Take My Chances’ will have its screening & premie at the Silverbird Cinemas, Lagos. Produced by maverick scriptwriter, Emem Isong & dark skinned Nollywood actress, Ini Edo and directed by Desmond Elliot, I’ll take my chances which was shot in Lagos, Cross River and Calabar revolves around love, dance, drama. It also stars former Mr Nigeria, Bryan Okpara, the late Sam Loco Efe, Jide Kosoko, Biola Williams, Lilian Ini ikpe, Canadian dancer, Ashleigh Clark to mention a...

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RADIO HIT SHOW: EPISODE 24: POPE DA HITMAN STEALS THE SPOTLIGHT

Sup folks! II know a couple of people that think the aim of this show is to trash artists, well I won't deny its true…lhl…but we honestly want to improve the quality of the music and properly connect artists with their fans without ass kissing. The truth is no one hears more lies than musicians, and it comes from their friends and families. Anyway, I want to say a big thank you, for your support and continous feedback, it is helping us a lot and as you might have noticed, we are growing rather fast and quick. But more importantly we want to hear more from you and if possible get to know you, also there are ideas I want to run by you, so you can connect with show on Twitter by following @YomiBlack or @RadioHitShow_ or on BlackBerry (239E2F01). Now the business of the day: 1) Terry Tha Rapman feat. Pope Dat Hitman – Shano 2) Big Ben feat. Tonia Zee – I Don Tire 3) Iyanya – Kukere 4) May-D – Ile Ijo 5) Falz – Wazup Guy We found easy and stress-free links to the latest episode. 🙂 DOWNLOAD NOW!!! Mobile (BlackBerry/Android etc): http://hu.lk/ehmnidzlrvyy PC/Laptop: http://soundcloud.com/yomiblack/radiohitshow-24 Find Out More :  http://radiohitshow.tumblr.com/ Have a fun week! Yomi...

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PHOTOS: MEDIA LAUNCH OF CATWALQ TV SERIES

This is undoubtedly another masterpiece from the stables of Royal Arts Academy. 'Catwalq' an exciting TV series by renowned producer/script writer Emem Isong & Nollywood actress cum ambassador Monalisa Chinda had its media launch on February 1st, 2012 at the Sheraton Hotel & Towers, Ikeja The film which was directed by Desmond Elliot stars Memory Savanhu, Joy Scrase, Uru Eke, Kenneth Okolie, Susan Peters, Desmond Elliot, Imeh Bishop Umoh to mention a few. It also includes a cameo appearance by Uche Jombo.Photo Source:...

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JOSE MOURINHO PONDERS CHELSEA RETURN

And who says this isn't possible? Self-acclaimed 'Special One' Jose Mourinho is considering a return to English football with former club Chelsea. The incumbent Real Madrid manager also showed interest in Manchester United this season. Meanwhile Andre Villas-Boas, Chelsea boss is already under pressure at Chelsea, as the club are fourth in the Premier League ladder and 12 points behind Manchester City and United. Mourinho, It would be recalled led the Blues to back-to-back titles in the last decade and could be set for a second stint at Stamford Bridge. According to an anonymous source, 'Jose would go back to Chelsea, he knows things are a mess there right now. He also knows it would be difficult to go back and make the same impact as before. Winning the Premier League title back to back in his first two years at a club that had not been champions for 50 years was incredible. That's why he's still loved by the fans and why he still loves the club. They were special days. But before agreeing, he would want things very clear between him and Roman Abramovich. He would say "Roman, you are the owner and I am the boss here. Let's work together and the power is in our hands". Wow! Football fans especially The Blues-supporter, what do you think? In actual fact, Mourinho was the reason I supported...

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MUSIC: BUTTA SOMEBOI-TRUESTORY

Meet *Butta SomeBoi*; a 21 year old producer who is making a name forhimself in Jos and environs. The fast rising heavyweight is known for doing excellent production work for Terry Tha Rapman, GRIP, Yung, Kunem and Suranu. His craft is influenced by the works of Timbaland, Jahvinci and Mavado.Here is the youngster's first banging single *"True Story"*, which was actually a birthday present to himself. The Riddim influenced number can pass for a dramatic mini biography and showcases the singer's soothing vocals as he narrates the story thus far.Download + Stream:...

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SHADE OKOYA TO SUE LUFTHANSA AIRLINE FOR NEGLIGENCE

Shade Okoya, the most popular and youngest wife of Billionnaire industrialist, Razak Okoya is embitterd at the moment. She is set to sue German Airline, Lufthansa for losing her baggage. On December 3, 2010, Shade and her husband had boarded the aircraft from Germany and upon arriving Lagos, she was able to retrieve four out of her five baggages. Efforts to locate the bag up to this moment has however remained futile. The Unilag graduate has taken the case to the court of law and she is eyeing a whooping sum of N10million as compensationSource:...

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BASKETMOUTH TO RELEASE DEBUT ALBUM

No jokes! Powerful humour merchant, Bright Okpocha, popularly known as Basketmouth is delving into music, infact, the 'Big Friday Show' anchor just released a rap song titled 'Where You dey' featuring wizkid. To show how committed he is, he's working on the release of a full hip-hop album which will feature top music acts such as 2face Idibia, Darey, Davido, Mode 9, Terry The Rapman, OD to mention a few. The album should be due for release in April.Weldone Basketmouth, no be everything dem dey take play...

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FOLLOW UP: ARIK AIRLINE HOSTESS CAUGHT IN THE UK WITH COCAINE JAILED!

This is a follow up to the story I wrote in december. An air hostess working for Arik Air, Chinwendu Uwakaonyenma Ogbonnaya, who was arrested on 18th December 201 at Heathrow Airport for concealing and smuggling four kilograms of cocaine (worth about €250) into the United Kingdom has been jailed. A London Court has sentenced the 30 year-old lady to 5 and a half years in prison. Eeya! So...

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NOLLYWOOD PRODUCER TO RELEASE GAY MOVIE

First of its kind! What will a gay movie from Nollywood look like? Nollywood producer, Dickson Iroegbu is fully set to release one soon. Titled 'Love 58', sources say some Nollywood actors rejected the script others will feature in the movie include Kanayo O Kanayo, Clarion Chukwurah, Halima Abubakar to mention a few. It is expected to drop this...

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TUNDE KELANI’S ‘MAAMI’ HITS THE CINEMAS

'Maami', the much-anticipated movie from celebrated cinematographer, Tunde Kelani has been released into Nigerian Cinemas. The movie which had its trailer released few months ago features Jenifa star, Funke Akindele, Wole Ojo, Ayomide Abatti, Tamilore Kuboye etc. It tells the story of a poor, conscientious single parent's struggles to raise her only child, Kashimawo who eventually, rises to intrnational stardom in an English football club, Arsenal, and becomes a national hero. It will be shown at Silverbird Cinemas ( Lagos & Abuja), City Mall Cinemas (Lagos), Ozone Cinemas,Genesis Deluxe Cinemas, Port...

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DAGRIN’S BIOPIC: OPE BANWO SUES VIRGIN ATLANTIC AIRLINES

Ope Banwo, the CEO of Stingomania Productions, Ope Banwo, has sued Virgin Atlantic Airlines to the sum of 1 Billion Naira for Copyright Infringement. Virgin Atlantic Airlines we garnered showed 'Ghetto Dreams' ( Dagrin's Biopic ) over 50 times on their international routes without getting authorized permission. Reports reaching me state that apart from showing the movie on their flights, Virgin Atlantic Airlines also played the Movie in their offices and for this capital offence Ope banwo has decided to sue them to the tune of sum of 1 Billion Naira. He has also asked the Federal High Court in Ikeja, Lagos to mandate Virgin Atlantic to apologize in 3 Nigerian dailies. Ghetto dreams xrays the life, times and dreams of the late yoruba lyricist, Olaitan Olanipekun popularly called Dagrin. The movie cast include Racheal Oniga, Pa Kasunmu, Doris Simeon, Gabriel Afolayan, Kenny Saint Brown, Jaywon and so...

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PHOTO OF THE DAY: STEPHANIE OKEREKE AND FIANCE LINUS IDAHOSA

Obviously having a nice time….The picture here shows fantastic Nollywood actress Stephanie Okereke and her fiance Linus Idahosa; Managing Director, Del York International, a media outfit aboard a Yacht in Paris, France. In Funke Akindele's voice, 'I go love ooo'. Sources say Stephanie and Linus are getting married in France this month.This France wedding na strictly business oo, how many people (especially Nollywood practitioners) would grace the occassion? All 'mogbomoyas' (uninvited guests) are hereby advised to start applying for...

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GENEVIEVE BECOMES HOMEVIDA AMBASSADOR

Not too long ago, Glamorous Nollywood icon, Genevieve Nnaji and Super Eagles Striker, Osaze Odemwingie landed a major endorsement deal with the firm producing Cintrion energy drink in South Africa and were paid N50 Million each. The superstar is still gathering a lot of momentum, she has just been made the Ambassador for Home Video Integrity Awards (HOMEVIDA) an NGO Promoting values in Movies.Source:...

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WIZKID AND BANKY W TO FEATURE IN MTV DRAMA SERIES

It's time to sit back, relax and watch two of the EME team roll out some piece of magic on TV. Wave-making star, Wizkid and R'n'B crooner, Banky W will debut in a new MTV Drama Series titled 'Sugar: Love, Sex and Money'. The 7 Part Drama Series which centers on Sex and Relationships among African Youth will hit the screens on Feb 14, 2012 @ 9:30PM on MTV Base ( DSTV Channel 322 ).This duo should rehearse their script well oo, we can't...

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