Why music industry can’t attract investors – Dr Whyte

The CEO of California based Southnice Records, Ugbaja Emeka Augustine, also known as Dr Whyte, has said that though the Nigerian Music industry is becoming world choice it lacks the structure to attract the right investors and global attention. The music executive made this known in an interview where he spoke extensively on giving the… Continue reading Why music industry can’t attract investors – Dr Whyte

Genevieve Nnaji fumes  as Nigeria’s first-ever Oscar entry disqualified for using ‘too much English’

Actor/director Genevieve Nnaji expressed disappointment on Twitter over the Academy's decision. The movie has been rejected for too many dialogues in English, which is the official language of Nigeria. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has disqualified ‘Lionheart', Nigeria's first ever entry for the Oscars in the ‘Best International Feature Film' category, for… Continue reading Genevieve Nnaji fumes  as Nigeria’s first-ever Oscar entry disqualified for using ‘too much English’

Minister orders cut of data rate

PRICE of mobile data services must go down, Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Pantami, said on Tuesday. He directed the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to work in concert with telecom operators within one week to achieve the reduction plan. The minister, who spoke in his office, said he had been inundated… Continue reading Minister orders cut of data rate

Air Peace flight makes emergency return over engine failure

An Owerri-bound Air Peace flight from the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos, on Tuesday morning made an air return over engine failure. The aircraft, which departed the airport at 07.35am with 90 passengers and six crew members on board, returned at 8.06 am. The Corporate Communications Executive, Air Peace, Stanley Olisa, said the aircraft was already… Continue reading Air Peace flight makes emergency return over engine failure