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Jason Derulo lands FIFA World Cup anthem deal

By Cissy Apiso Coca-Cola has announced that global music superstar, Jason Derulo, will be creating the sound track to its 2018 FIFA World Cup campaign. Jason Derulo real names Joel Jason Desrouleaux is an American singer, song writer and a dancer. Coca-Cola and Jason Derulo have teamed-up to create the Coca-Cola anthem for the 2018 FIFA World Cup “Colours”. The...

Sean Kingston Broke, moves in with mother

Sean Kingston has revealed his dire financial situation in a legal battle over unpaid lawyer bills. The singer filed court documents stating he has less than $500 (sh1.8m) in his bank accounts and owns no property or cars. According to American entertainment portal www.bossip.com, in 2015, the lawyer James J. Gangitano sued Kingston, accusing him of refusing to pay up $12,500...

When your husband cheats, buy him condoms – Actress tells women

Nollywood actress, Seyi Hunter, has advised women not to abandon their homes because their husbands cheat, but instead, buy them condoms to prevent them from bringing home sexually transmitted diseases. Speaking with Nigerian newspaper The Vanguard, Hunter said it was wrong for women to dump their homes for any reason except for domestic violence. Her jibe comes after top Nigerian actress...

South African Generations star Mandla Hlatshwayo “Sipiwe” killed

South Africans are paying tribute to a former actor on popular local TV series Generations who was killed during a mugging on Sunday night. Mandla Hlatshwayo and his friend were shot after confronting a group of men who had robbed women of their mobile phones in a pub in Soweto. Those who knew the 40-year-old have described him as a selfless...

U Turn: Wiz Kid Offers two free shows to Ugandans

By Norah Mukimba Nigerian singer Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun (WizKid) is likely to perform in Uganda after all. Close to six months after his no-show, in December 2016, he has promised to offer two free shows in Uganda, to make up for cancelling last year’s concert. The singer made the announcement in a tweet on his verified account: “I'm doing...

Angelina Jolie involved in bizarre Special Forces plot to arrest Joseph Kony

Angelina Jolie was once allegedly asked to participate in a bizarre plot to arrest Ugandan warlord Joseph Kony along with then-husband Brad Pitt. According to a report published by the Sunday Times of London, Luis Moreno Ocampo, the former chief prosecutor for the International Criminal Court, asked the activist actress act as bait in a 'honeytrap'. The information was first...

American R&B Group Blackstreet Set for a Special East African Valentine’s Concert

American R&B group Blackstreet will perform in neighbouring Kenya alongside all girl trio Sisters with Voices (SWV) in a special Valentine’s concert at Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC) on February 18. Rebranded as BS2 (Blackstreet 2), the multi-platinum Grammy Award-winning group will jet into the country on February 16, the same day the all-female group will be landing for the...

Davido sacks manager Kamal

Nigerian multi award winner David Adekele better known as David and his long-time manager Kamal Ajiboye have officially parted ways. The Skelewu singer made it evident in a new Snapchat conversation as documented by Instablog9ja. The singer He initially insinuated he was done with manager Kamal in an earlier snap saying he wasn’t going to leave his life in the...

Tycoon Abraham Luzzi cleared of gold smuggling

By Website writer City tycoon Abraham Luzzi, famously known as “Mr Economy” is in cloud nine after a court in Dubai dropped charges against him for smuggling gold. Luzzi, 35, the CEO of Ssebo International Group and President of the African Business Council was last year arrested and jailed in a Dubai prison for months after authorities intercepted...

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