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Showbiz

June 28, 2022

Travel agencies, tour operators engaging in organ trafficking: NAPTIP

“Trafficking activities are done under the guise of education, cultural and musical excursions; labour migration; and sporting related travels to foreign countries.”

Photo used to illustrate human organ trafficking (Credit: The North America Post)
June 27, 2022

Tems wins two out of three BET Awards categories

Singer, songwriter and producer Temilade Openiyi popularly known as Tems, wins big at the 2022 BET Awards, winning two out of the three categories she was nominated in.

June 27, 2022

Wizkid, Tems win BET Awards 2022

“This award is for Wiz, Africa, and I just want to say great thing is happening out of Africa right now, and the light is on everyone there.”

Wizkid, Tems, Bieber
June 26, 2022

Netflix to test run ad-supported cheaper subscription plans

The company will basically be offering lesser subscription prices in exchange for watching commercials in their new ad-supported tier.

June 24, 2022

Tonto Dikeh named ADC Rivers deputy governorship candidate 

“I thank Mr Tonte Ibraye (@tonteibraye), the governorship candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) Rivers State, for nominating me as his running mate.”

Tonto Dikeh, African Democratic Congress (ADC) and Tonte Ibraye
June 23, 2022

Kizz Daniel’s ‘Buga’ video hits 2.2 million views on YouTube in 24 hours

The newly released video has a carnival-like setting with colourful costumes and aesthetics to entice viewers.

June 23, 2022

Spotify, Apple music, other streaming platforms to generate  $26.61 billion in 2022: Report 

The revenue growth forecast is a 13.83 per cent rise above the $23.29 billion revenue generated in 2021.

June 20, 2022

Alleged Assault: Police ask ‘Portable’ to turn himself in or get arrested

In a video clip circulating on social media, the Zazu crooner, alongside some other boys, was said to have assaulted a young man in the state.

Portable
June 20, 2022

Akwa Ibom police arrest Nollywood actor over alleged rape of minor

The Nollywood actor and singer is being accused of defiling a 16-year-old girl in the state.

Moses Armstrong
June 20, 2022

Cubana supplied CCTV of club exteriors; claimed no footage capturing Burna Boy gang assaulting couple, friends: Police Sources

The Gazette interacted with police officers in Lagos and Abuja who are working on the case, and all expressed strong doubts that the matter would be resolved easily or anytime soon.

Obi Cubana, Police IG and Burna