Wizkid, Davido, Joshua winners at Africa’s Future Awards

Wizkid, Davido, the undefeated heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua, Kenny Blaq and Nancy Isime, emeged some of the winners at The Future Awards Africa 2017 held in Lagos on Saturday. Davido and Wizkid The event was held at the Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos. Below is the full list of all the winners and their profiles : THE FUTURE AWARDS AFRICA PRIZE FOR PROFESSIONAL SERVICE Winner: Olamide Bada (27) After qualifying as a British solicitor specializing in industry law across several platforms, she set about the task of helming the consolidation of startup businesses in Nigeria. Bada has set the tone for Black Friday events in Nigeria, planning and organising the Jumia’s 2015 Black Friday giveaway. Her superb handling earned her strong praise and proved t...

Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Wande Coal, others set for ‘Wiz on the Beach’

By Ayo Onikoyi Today, Sunday December 10, 2017, music superstar Wizkid will be leading a rich cast of artistes for the first ever ‘On the Beach Fest’ tagged ‘Wiz on the beach’ expected to hold at Hard Rock Beach, Oniru, Victoria Island, Lagos. Mavin Records Queen Tiwa Savage, as well as Wande Coal and Mr. Eazi will be joining the rave of the moment with exceptional performances anticipated to thrill guests at the event. The event will feature DJ Big N, legendary DJ Jimmy Jatt and DJ Exclusive. Tiwa Savage & Wizkid In order to showcase the very essence of pop culture, Fela Oke, founder and director at FLU3NT – M.E.S.L, has partnered with Hard Rock Cafe and Chuma X of Xmedia Nigeria towards an annual ‘On the Beach Fest’. “We are working towards an annual ‘On the Beac...

Wizkid honored with a chieftaincy title in Uganda

Just after he was given a heroic welcome ahead of his show in Uganda, Nigerian superstar singer Wizkid was also honored with a chieftaincy title in the country. It was gathered that he was given the chieftaincy title after he visited Buganda Kingdom Shrine, ahead of his long awaited concert  at Lugogo Cricket Oval in Kampala last night.

Wizkid blasts awards organizers for always giving Africans awards backstage

Wizkid has blasted award organizers who downgrade African artistes at shows in contradiction to international artistes. Wizkid in an interview with NBS Uganda while on a tour said the unequal treatment by organisers is the reason he does not show up for such awards. According to him, the only way African awards will be wildly recognised like Grammys is when organisers show equal treatment and love to both local and international artistes. He said, “I don’t go for African awards because they give awards offstage. “To elevate ourselves and get recognition worldwide, Nigerian artistes need to stop taking nonsense from anyone that’s trying to give us shows or awards backstage. “I don’t take nonsense from anyone that tries to look down on Africans or African entertainment . “If you’re not going...

“My womb is ready”- Ugandan lady tells Wizkid

A Uganda lady, Ainebintu on Twitter wants to join Wizkid’s list of baby mamas! Wizkid is currently in Uganda for his concert, and according to her, hergoals shifted from giving the president flowers to parading for Wizkid’s welcome. Wiz replied to a video of her and other ladies waiting for him at the airport, and the excited lady offered her womb! (Lol)

Wizkid’s manager and Tekno’s Dubai squabble: ‘If they want to fight, they should fight’ – Ubi Franklin

After it was reported that Wizkid’s manager, Sunday Are,  allegedly  assaulted Augustine Miles Kelechi, aka Tekno Miles, for being rude to him at the One Africa Music Festival in Dubai, people expected Tekno or his management to take legal actions or fight back. It was first reported that a fight broke out between Wizkid and Davido. Davido, in a post on social media later, made it known that Tekno was also involved. There, he gave his word that he would not allow anyone hit Tekno again. Tekno’s manager, Ubi Franklin, who was reported to have stopped Tekno’s boys from attacking Are, told Sunday Scoop, “I was there. Tekno had an issue with Sunday Are and the atmosphere became really tense. “The truth is I don’t want to talk about it because we have settled it amicably and we have all moved o...

Wizkid calls out South African Airways over his stolen belongings

Nigerian superstar singer, Wizkid, has revealed how his properties were stolen after he boarded South African Airways. According to Wizkid, the airline returned his bag but his properties in it were all gone. Here are his Snapchat posts;

Jude Okoye reacts to Politicians hailing Wizkid And Davido’s over MOBO Awards win

Few days ago, we brought you report of politicians hailing Nigerian superstars Wizkid and Davido over their win at MOBO AWARDS. Music executive, Jude Okoye, has however reacted to this report which he said was made all because 2019 is just by the corner.

‘No artiste ever disrespected me like Tekno’ -Wizkid’s manager addresses fight with Tekno

Few weeks ago, we were hit with news  of fight between Wizkid’s manager, Sunday Are and MMMG act Tekno at the One Music Festival held in Dubai. Though there were many sides to the story as some claimed it was a fight between Wizkid and Davido’s crew members, however a report which came much later claimed it was ignited after Tekno ‘disrespected’ Sunday Are by offering him a handshake. The fight however got heightened after Davido defended Tekno leading to a fight between the Omo Babaolowo crew and Wizkid’s crew. Sunday Are who addressed the fight report in a chat with Punch said; “Initially I did not want to say anything about the issue I had with Tekno at the One Africa Music Fest because if I speak, the industry would not be happy about what happened. . I just want to be silent on the ma...

Nigerian Lady who vowed to go on 21 days dry fasting for Wizkid, give update

Remember Instagram user, @bossladybadii, who went viral after she vowed to go on a 21 days fasting for Nigerian singer, Wizkid, well, she has updated us. According to her, Wizkid’s win at Mobo awards is proof that her God is a wonder working God and her fasting is not in vain, she added that she won’t stop until Wizkid comes home with a Grammy. So,nw WHO SAYS MY FASTING ND PRAYER FOR WIZKID IS IN VAIN ND FAKE!?God showed signs within the FIRST FIVE DAYS!God has truly PROVEN HIMSELF.Not only has wizzy started overcoming his enemies,but God also added to his SUCCESS! I WAS AT THE FRONT OF THE ALTAR CALLING ON GOD FOR WIZZY WHEN SOMEONE CAME TO TELL ME ABOUT HIS AWARD!I also want EVERYONE to know that WIZKID will also be the first to bring home a GRAMMY! Today makes the fasting and prayer FIV...

President Buhari congratulates Wizkid and Davido on awards

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday congratulated renowned hip-hop artistes, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun (WizKid) and David Adedeji Adeleke (Davido), on their awards at the Music of Black Origin. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President joined the teeming fans of the artistes in Nigeria and all over the world in celebrating the recognition, which saw WizKid winning “International Best Artiste’’ award, while Davido picked the “Best African Act’’. The statement as reported by Punch read in part, “The President affirms that both singers have showcased the rich talents in the country, and brought pride to the nation through their many songs and performances, commending their dedication, hard work and charity works. “President Buhari also calls ...

‘Breaks my heart when he cries’ – Wizkid says as he shares precious moments with his 3rd son

Wizkid is still spending time with his 3rd son he just welcomed with his manager, Jada Pollock few weeks ago. He seem to be so in love with Zion!

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