Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is honored with UN Global Leadership Award 👏🏽

Award-winning author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been honoured with the Global Leadership Award by the UN Foundation Global Leadership. 

Timi Dakolo’s “Merry Christmas, Darling” Album is an Early Christmas Gift! Listen on #UberTalksMusic

Timi Dakolo has released his highly anticipated project titled “Merry Christmas, Darling” Album.

It’s Here! Listen to Davido’s “A Good Time” Album on #UberTalksMusic

After a six year wait, Davido’s highly anticipated finally tagged “A Good Time“ is finally out.

Meet Kel-P, the Producer behind Burna Boy’s Grammy-Nominated Album ‘African Giant’ | #UberTalksMusic

Surely you’ve heard the phrase “It’s Kel-P vibes” at the start of some of your favourite songs this year. His name’s been everywhere on the radio. From Burna Boy‘s best hits to Niniola‘s “Boda Sodiq,” and even Wizkid‘s “Ghetto Love.” Still, you had no idea who that was. Well…

Senate approves increase of VAT from 5% to 7.5%

On Thursday, the Senate passed the Finance Bill aimed at amending the seven Acts of the National Assembly relating to taxes payable in the country.

New Video: Oritse Femi — Ogbegbe | #UberTalksMusic

Self-acclaimed Musical Taliban Oriste Femi has dropped visuals for a recently released track titled, “Ogbegbe”, directed by Dr Nell.

New Music: May D — Dada | #UberTalksMusic

May D is back with a new afro-pop sound dubbed “Dada” for the festive season. This song was produced by Lord Kimo.

Watch TY Bello’s Spontaneous Worship “By the Fire: Let it Burn” feat. Folabi Nuel & Nosa | #UberTalksMusic

In this new episode of Spontaneous Worship, TY Bello teams up Folabi Nuel and Nosa to perform “By the Fire: Let it Burn”.

What are Nigerian Teenagers up to These Days?

In ancient Nigeria, becoming a teenager meant you were now a big man/woman and you were already ‘ripe’ for marriage.

Tems is the “Queen of the Alternative Scene” on Accelerate TV’s The Cover

It’s definitely a November to remember as the queen of the Nigerian alternative scene, Temilade Openiyi, popularly known as Tems covers Accelerate TV’s The Cover.

All Hail Regina King -The Perfect Muse for Essence Magazine’s December Art Issue

Award winning actress Regina King has certainly come a long way in her career that spans 3 decades, and now the 49-year-old is speaking about the secrets of her career success as she covers the December issue of ESSENCE.

Queen of Highlights Mercy Eke is on a Mission to Conquer, According to this Exquisite Magazine Feature

Big Brother Naija Pepper Dem winner, Mercy Eke, the queen of highlights, is truly on a mission.

Zlatan was in Davido’s DMs in 2017 & Now they are Best Friends 👬 Growth!

When Zlatan first came into the music scene in 2017 with a single titled “My Body,” on which he featured Olamide, the song went viral after a video of Davido dancing to the song surfaced on the internet. That marked the beginning of his friendship with Davido.

#WhoShotGhost: Watch Toke Makinwa expresses great displeasure with that Last Episode of “Power”

It’s another episode of Toke Moments with Toke Makinwa, and on this episode, she gives her review of the season finale of “Power” and she’s asking “Who shot ghost?”.

Oxlade is so Grateful to Funmi Iyanda & Here’s Why

One of Nigeria’s fastest rising young music acts Oxlade has sent a sweet shout out to Funmi Iyanda for helping out with his primary and secondary school education.

Lagos State Commissioner of Police says Traffic Situation will Ease Up Soon as he has deployed 1000 police traffic warders

Commuting in Lagos has become a nightmare. People leaving their homes for work, or leaving their offices for home, now do so resigned, knowing that hours will be wasted sitting in traffic, in this heat.

Jussie Smollett is Suing Authorities for Maliciously Prosecuting Him

Almost eight months have passed since prosecutors in Cook County, Chicago, dropped their case against “Empire” actor, Jussie Smollett, who had been charged with lying to police about a homophobic and racist attack.

MBGN World Nyekachi Douglas is in London for Miss World 2019 Competition

MBGN World, Nyekachi Douglas, on Tuesday, started her journey to the United Kingdom to represent Nigeria at the 2019 Miss World pageant holding in London.

Here’s the Full Nomination List of the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards

Whoop whoop! It’s that season again. The Grammy Awards nomination list is out and our very own “African Giant,” Burna Boy has been nominated

5 Salary Negotiation Tips that Will Help You Secure the Bag

Dear young professionals, I know most of you can’t wait to start earning 6 to 7 figures in salary. I can feel your disappointment hearing that Hiring Manager say “the salary is just N60, 000″

New Video: Yemi Alade feat. Duncan Mighty — Shake | #UberTalksMusic

Off the acclaimed album “Woman of Steel“, Yemi Alade and Duncan Mighty heat things up with the visual for their afro-pop duet “Shake”.

#BBNaija’s Diane and Simi Drey are Working on a New Project

Big Brother Naija housemate Diane Russet and Simi Drey are working on a new project and we’re excited about it!

Challenging the Juvenile Correction System in Uganda

In one of his remarkable speeches, Nelson Mandela said that “No one truly knows a nation until one has been inside its jails.

‘Poor’ is Everyone Living in This Failed Nation

In 2018, it was reported that Nigeria has the highest rate of poverty in the world with almost 90 million Nigerians living in extreme poverty.

Burna Boy & Ed Sheeran feature in Stormzy’s forthcoming Album “Heavy Is The Head” | #UberTalksMusic

British grime rapper Stormzy has announced his second album titled “Heavy is the Head”, which will be released on December 13.

Nikki Perkins and her Sis have Relationship Advice for Single Ladies

After breaking the news to everyone back in August that she and husband Jamie were separating, to the shock of their millions of fans on YouTube, online personality Nikki Perkins is now updating fans on her new life as a single mum of two.

Video: Bracket – Ebenebe | #UberTalksMusic

Nigerian recording duo, Bracket (Smash and Vast) comes through with the impressive music video of their previously released single, titled “Ebenebe”.

Cardi B gets Real About Motherhood on Vogue’s 73 Questions with a Cute Cameo from Offset

Cardi B is letting fans see into her grandmother’s home, and opening up about topics ranging from motherhood to astrology and politics – all these on Vogue‘s 73 Questions.

Video: Mr Eazi feat. Tyga – Tony Montana | #UberTalksMusic

Banku Music boss Mr Eazi collaborates with American rapper, Tyga for this banging new afro-pop tune titled “Tony Montana”.

Eniola Hu & Atoke talk about Women who Allow Men Determine how the Relationship is Run

In this episode of her vlog, Eniola Hu and her “favourite co-host” Atoke talk about about the normative practice of (heterosexual) women who allow men alone decide the fate in their relationships.

CAN is asking that Parents Warn their Kids to Stop “exposing body parts” to Avoid Rape

Just a week ago a case against a pastor, Biodun Fatoyinbo of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), who was accused of rape by a former congregant, Busola Dakolo, was thrown out of court.

Tiwa Savage comes through with New Single “Attention” | #UberTalksMusic

Tiwa Savage comes through with a new banging track titled “Attention“, produced by Blaq Jerzee.

Tiwa Savage – Owo Mi Da | #UberTalksMusic

Tiwa Savage is back with two new singles “Attention” and “Owo Mi Da“.
Owo Mi Da” was co-written by Olamide, and produced by Pheelz

Is Akon considering Running for Vice President alongside Kanye West? | #UberTalksMusic

Akon‘s ideal winning ticket in 2024 is Kanye West for president and himself for vice president. After hearing about how Akon would like to run  in the 2024 US

Watch Asa perform “Torn” Live at Studios Ferber | #UberTalksMusic

Asa performs “Torn” a track off her latest album, Lucid, at Studios Ferber.

'Jose Mourinho - incredible signing!' - New Tottenham boss backed to spend money & win trophies

Jose Mourinho will bring trophies to Tottenham and will likely have a significant transfer budget to be able to do so, according to former Spurs stars Jamie Redknapp and Jamie O’Hara.

Nigerian Senators Oppose Generator Import Ban

The Nigerian Senate has opposed the idea of banning the importation of power-generating sets to address the challenges in the country’s power sector.

Bill Seeking Social Media Regulation Passes Second Reading

The 'Protection from Internet Falsehood and Manipulation' bill has now passed second reading at the Senate.

EFCC Arrests Typist Over N17m Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested Vivian Igwe, a typist at the Protocol Unit of the Ebonyi State Government House, Abakaliki, over allegation o N17m fraud.

I Offered To Drive Sowore Out Of DSS HQ But Was Turned Down -Falana

Rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has said that operatives of the Department of State Services turned down his request to drive out detained pro-democracy campaigner and Publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, from the headquarters of the agency in Abuja. 

New Video: Selense – Simi | #UberTalksMusic

Simi comes through with the visuals for her recently released single titled “Selense“, produced by Vtek and directed by Adasa Cookey.

#BBNaija’s Ike Onyema & Kim Oprah Bag Major Endorsement Deal with International Brand 👏🏾👏🏾

Big Brother Naija 2019 housemate, Ike Onyema and Kim Oprah just signed an endorsement deal with an international firm, Rémy Martin.

Looks Like Kanye is Releasing Another Gospel Album, This Time with Dr. Dre

It looks like another gospel album is coming from Kanye West, a “Jesus is King Part II,” and it’ll be a collaboration with producer Dr. Dre.

Barack Obama shouts out Oluwaseun Ayodeji for Making the TIME 100 Next List

Former president of the United States, Barack Obama has commended award winning sexual violence activist, Oluwaseun Ayodeji Osowobi for making the list of TIME 100 Next 2019.

Lady rescued Under Ajah Bridge a Month Ago, Ene, is Doing Well Now

A month after she was rescued under the Jubilee Bridge in Ajah, Ene is now doing fine and is thankful to everyone who helped.

Why is Nigeria failing?

Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Sunday Dare met with the leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to question the country's recent failure in international competitions.

'It has no credibility' - Tite says you can't compare Messi to Pele

Tite has dismissed Lionel Messi's credentials as the greatest footballer of all time after insisting comparisons between him and "phenomenal" Brazil legend Pele have "no credibility." 

Policemen Driving Against Traffic Crush Two To Death

Two persons were crushed to death by some policemen allegedly driving against traffic.

Jailed Internet Fraudster "H-Money" Coordinates $100m Scam While In Nigerian Prison

One Hope Olusegun Aroke, a convicted Internet fraudster, currently in Nigerian Correctional Centre (formerly Nigerian Prison), has been caught by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for masterminding an Internet fraud of over $100m.

“Is it now cool to Kill?” Read Wole Soyinka’s “Anguished letter to Nigerian Lawmakers

Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka is not having it with the Hate Speech bill passed by the Senate recommending death by hanging among other punishments for anyone found guilty of it.

We Can’t Get Enough of Jessica Nkosi’s Statement Look to Pink Polo SA 2019

 Jessica Nkosi attended the Pink Polo SA event presented by Biomedical Emporium Global in aid of breast cancer held at Val De Vie Estates on the 9th of  November Capetown, South Africa.

New Video: Bisola Aiyeola — Heartbroken | #UberTalksMusic

Temple music singer, Bisola Aiyeola, has released the official video of her R&B song, “Heartbroken”, produced by Gray Jones.

Kunle Afolayan, Zainab Balogun, Rita Dominic attend the Premiere of Funmi Iyanda’s Debut Movie ‘Walking with Shadows’

Thursday, November 14, marked a new dawn for veteran TV host, Funmi Iyanda who premiered her debut movie, “Walking With Shadows”, at the 2019 African International Film Festival (AFRIFF 2019).

New Music: Wale Kwame – Joro | #UberTalksMusic

Ghana-based DMW signee, Wale Kwame has released this new afrobeat song titled “Joro” produced by Shizzi.

New Video: Cassper Nyovest feat. Frank Casino – Who Got the Block Hot | #UberTalksMusic

South African rapper, Cassper Nyovest comes through with a fan favourite in time for the festive, titled “Who Got The Block Hot” which is another instalment from Cassper’s “Sweet and Short” album released in December 2018.

Seyi Makinde reportedly Attacked by “security operatives” in Kogi State

Really does look like Nigerian politics is going back to more fearful days, as, according to Daily Trust, the Oyo State Government has confirmed the that its governor Seyi Makinde was attacked by security operatives in Kogi State.

Vector drops New Track “Comfort” feat. Davido | #UberTalksMusic

Vector teams up with Davido for a new single titled “Comfort” of his forthcoming body of work, “Vibes Before Teslim“, which is expected to drop before the end of the year.

Watch MBGN World 2019 Nyekachi Douglas introduce herself at the Miss World Pageant

A toal of 109 contestants have been confirmed to take part in the 69th edition of the Miss World beauty pageant, which is set to hold on December 14, at the ExCeL London.

New Music: Sean Paul feat. Tiwa Savage & DJ Spinall – When It Comes To You (Remix) #UberTalksMusic

Tiwa Savage and DJ Spinall star in the remix of Jamaican producer, Sean Paul’s single, “When it Comes to you

This Heartfelt Video Perfectly Shows What Love Means to Will Smith

Will Smith is here again with his definition of what love really is and what it means, and as always, it is spot-on, truthful, moving and inspiring.
In the touching video, Smith described love as “help” and “devotion” on his YouTube channel.
“You cannot make a person happy. Whether or not a person is happy is deeply and totally and utterly out of your control… the thing that we call love is actually not love”
“Love is when you’re committed to helping somebody with their life,” he said. “Helping them to suffer less, helping them to manage their minds and their emotions.”
“I think love is a deep desire for our loved one’s growth and their blossoming and their all-around well-being.” – Will Smith
He continued, “When you love somebody you want them to feel good. You want them to be happy and you want to see them succeed.”
The short video is a montage of clips consisting of heartfelt moments, including fathers and mothers with their children, loving partners and other adorable moments.

Drogba turned down Chelsea return to help Ivory Coast

Didier Drogba has confirmed that he rejected the opportunity to return to Chelsea this summer as he instead hopes to become president of the Ivory Coast FA.

Moses set for Chelsea return in January

Fenerbahce are ready to end Victor Moses temporary stay in Turkey following his unconvincing performances this term, according to the Sun.

Henderson reveals he was ‘ready to kill’ disrespectful Suarez at Liverpool

Jordan Henderson admits he was “ready to kill” Luis Suarez shortly after his arrival at Liverpool, with the Uruguayan considered to have been disrespectful on the training field.

Lionel Messi told me to 'shut my mouth', claims Brazil boss Tite

Brazil head coach Tite said he was told to shut up by Argentina captain Lionel Messi in the friendly clash between the South American rivals.

New Police Commissioners For Lagos, Ogun, Others

The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the immediate posting/redeployment of the following commissioners of police to states as follows:

Missing 1-Year-Old: Ondo Church Prophet Using Police To Harass Us, Distraught Mother Cries Out

Modupe Kolawole, the mother of a one-year-old boy, Eniola, declared missing at a popular church in Akure, Ondo State, has accused the 'prophet' of the church of using armed policemen to harass her family.

ICPC Discovered N12bn Padded Into 2019 Budget –Chairman

Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, Bolaji Owasanoye, has said that the agency has discovered the sum of N12.5bn padded into the 2019 budget.

About 10 Nigerians Arrested In US For Romance Scams

Ten men have been charged with conspiring to launder illegal proceeds that were fraudulently obtained as a result of Nigerian romance scam operation targeting multiple victims.

“EFCC Has Become A Monster”, Says Ex-Lagos Police Commissioner, Owoseni

A former Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Fatai Owoseni, has said that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has turned itself into a monster.

Policeman Rapes Nine-year-old Daughter Of Policewoman In Lagos Barracks

A 45-year-old policewoman has narrated to an Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court how a policeman named Mohammed Alidu allegedly defiled her nine-year-old daughter inside a police barracks in Lagos.

FRSC, DSS Arrest Producers Of ‘Chip Whip’ Number Plate, Others

The Federal Road Safety Corps and the Department of State Services have tracked down the producers of fake number plates in the country.