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Check out N2m gold chain speed darlington bragged he bought from yaba market, Lagos


Speed Darlington has claimed he bought a set of gold chain in Yaba market, Lagos, for a whooping sum of two million naira.

In a video he posted showing off the chains, the singer said he had to purchase the items in Nigeria to support the economy, and not ”just blessing call girls” since his return home.

Speed Darlington shows off

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How Bovi reacted to troll who doesn’t understand his joke about tacha being behind his failed visa


Bovi has slammed a Twitter influencer who didn’t get a joke he made about Tacha’s fans being responsible for his unsuccessful visa application.

It all began after comedian Bovi was asked what he would do if he wakes up as the President of Nigeria and he joked that he would “declare Marlians and Titans as terrorist organization.”

Marlians are fans of Naira Marley and Titans are fans of Big Brother Naija reality star Tacha.

Bovi slams Twitter influencer who didn

After Bovi’s joke, he returned to Twitter to make another joke about his visa application being rejected and he blamed Titans for it.

He tweeted: “The US embassy rejected my visa application this morning. These Titans are everywhere!”

A Twitter influencer, who is also a fan of Tacha, responded and asked Bovi what Titans have got to do with his unsuccessful visa application. He went on to accuse Bovi of seeking attention with Tacha’s name.

Bovi slams Twitter influencer who didn

And Bovi slammed him, writing: “You have tunnel vision. That’s why a joke must be explained to you bit by bit. When they say “no leave no transfer”, your colorless life won’t still get the joke in that tweet.”

Bovi slams Twitter influencer who didn

The Twitter user has now deleted his tweet after Bovi slammed him.


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Dele Omo Woli, Muyiwa Ademola, Woli Agba Serves it hot at Laf Up Ibadan with Maltina (Photos)


From the moment we saw the line-up of comedians for Laf Up Live, we knew that we would be grossly entertained with funny jokes and we were not wrong.

On December 26, Jogor Center, Ibadan was filled to the brim with comedy lovers as they enjoyed the very best of comedy at Laf Up Live Ibadan.

Joining the host of talented comedians at the comedy show were popular Instagram comedy sensations, Woli Agba and Dele Omo Woli and Nigerian Nollywood actor, Muyiwa Ademola. These three gave us a run for our money as they pulled a show stopper during their performances.

Muyiwa Ademola is an award-winning Nigerian Nollywood actor, film-maker, film producer and director. You will often catch him starring in major Yoruba comedy shows making us laugh our hearts out. We were able to enjoy some of his legendary jokes at Laf Up Ibadan.

Ayo Ajewole AKA Woli Agba, is a popular comedy skit maker who has been able to make a name for himself through comedy. His comedy skits on Instagram are fast becoming the new oil for young Nigerians as he has millions of Instagram followers on his page.

Dele Omo Woli is an OAP, actor and a content creator who has a vast sense of humour. He got his name from his act with Woli Agba and together, they’ve become a social media comedy sensation.

Other comedians at the show were, Tomiwa Sage, Peteru, Remote, ATM, Bash, Asiri Comedy, Shete, Seun Ayeni, Larry J, Phronesis, Dele Omowuli, Remote, Bow Joint, Kunle Remi, Pizzy, Bk Amb, Keanzo, Rapindadi, and Demo n Angels and a host of others.

Maltina made the night more special as we enjoyed the best of comedy with our favorite malt drink. For many years, Maltina has continued to share happiness among its consumers with the sponsorship of comedy shows like Laf Up as well as Laffmattazz with Gbenga Adeyinka.

In fact, come December 29th, Maltina will be taking Laffmattazz to Ekiti in celebration of the festive season and we can’t wait for the exciting experience!

Muyiwa Ademola, Woli Agba, Dele Omo Woli, Deliver Triple Treat At Laf Up Ibadan With Maltina

Muyiwa Ademola, Woli Agba, Dele Omo Woli, Deliver Triple Treat At Laf Up Ibadan With Maltina

Muyiwa Ademola, Woli Agba, Dele Omo Woli, Deliver Triple Treat At Laf Up Ibadan With Maltina

Muyiwa Ademola, Woli Agba, Dele Omo Woli, Deliver Triple Treat At Laf Up Ibadan With Maltina

Muyiwa Ademola, Woli Agba, Dele Omo Woli, Deliver Triple Treat At Laf Up Ibadan With Maltina

Muyiwa Ademola, Woli Agba, Dele Omo Woli, Deliver Triple Treat At Laf Up Ibadan With Maltina


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Bovi cried after US Embassy rejected his Visa application.

..says these Titans are everywhere


Bovi has taken to Twitter to jokingly cry out after his visa application got rejected by the United States Embassy.

Though the comedian did not reveal why his visa application was rejected, he however ”blamed” Big Brother Naija 2019 housemate, Tacha’s fans, Titans.

See Bovi’s tweet below;

The US embassy rejected my visa application this morning. These Titans are everywhere!

Titans are everywhere - Bovi jokingly cries out as his visa application is rejected by US embassy


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If I am president, I would name Titans and Marlians terrorists – Bovi.


Nigerian comedian, Bovi has said he would declare Marlians and Titans as terrorist organisations if elected as president of Nigeria.

Marlians are fans of controversial singer, Naira Marley while Titans are fans of former BBNaija housemate, Tacha Akide.

Tacha and Naira Marley are arguably part of the most talked about celebrities in year 2019, as a result of their strong fan base.

Tacha (Titans)

Bovi’s declaration came during a question and answer segment on Instagram, as he told his fans to ask him any question.

Naira Marley (Marlians)

Bovi

A fan responded by asking about the first thing he’ll do if elected the president.

In his response, Bovi said: “ Declare Marlians and Titans as terrorist organisations.”


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Comedian, Craze clown shares loved up photo with JoJo, said it’s been an 8 years journey.


Craze Clown and his fiancee, Jojo have really come a long way.

The popular Instagram comedian who announced their engagement last night has taken to his page to share a series of images of them including a before and after photo and then wrote: ‘It’s been an 8years journey to this point … We have a lot of stories to tell our kids wifey @jojowigs I Love You. Thanks for calming my Craze.’


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Comedian and musician, Neil Innes dies 75.


Famous English comedian and musician, Neil Innes has died at the age of 75

According to his agent, Nigel Morton, the star who had not been ill for some time died on Sunday night. (Dec.29)


In a statement, his family said: “It is with deep sorrow and great sadness that we have to announce the death of Neil James Innes on 29th December 2019.

“We have lost a beautiful kind, gentle soul whose music and songs touched the heart of everyone and whose intellect and search for truth inspired us all.


“He died of natural causes quickly without warning and, I think, without pain.

“His wife Yvonne and their three sons Miles, Luke and Barney and three grandchildren Max Issy and Zac give thanks for his life, for his music and for the joy he gave us all.”

The Essex-born and German-raised star was best known for his work with the Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band, The Rutles and collaborating with Monty Python.

Innes was also a member of the band The Rutles, a rock band. He also wrote songs for Monty Python And The Holy Grail including performing the uncredited whistling tune for Idle’s rendition of Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life among many others.


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Ajebo, Uchechi Gets Best Xmas Gift, Welcomes First Child Together.

…bundle of joy

Nigerian comedian, Emeka Erem a.k.a Ajebo welcomed his first child with his wife Uchechi Kalu .

The excited comedian described their bundle of joy as the best Christmas gift they could ask for. Ajebo who revealed he was present throughout the birth process, added that the journey to fatherhood has been an amazing experience.

He wrote;

God has done so much for Us, We cannot tell it all. The journey to fatherhood has been super amazing with my ride or die @uchae_erem

This is the best christmas gift we could ever ask for.. Our bundle of joy, Daddy’s girl. I saw with my 2 eyes the entire birth process and I stood confident in the fact that the host of Angels were in that room..God be praised.

Comedian Ajebo welcomes a baby girl with his wife, Uchechi

Ajebo also disclosed that their baby girl has been christened Zikora Shefa Ngozi Erem. He wrote;

I celebrate you my wonder woman, play buddy and best friend. Thank God for the gift of you and Our budle of Joy Zikora Shefa Ngozi Erem.

It’s Ok to call me Daddy Zee!
God be praised.

Comedian Ajebo welcomes a baby girl with his wife, Uchechi

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Congrats! King Mike Aremu Celebrating 20 Years Of Music Excellence.

…invites different celebrities

Intercontinental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos one of Nigeria’s front running world–class saxophone players and currently one of the most successful global Jazz export from Nigeria, Mike Aremu will be celebrating 2 decades of Musical excellence with a concert.

The 20th anniversary event will have in concert his fellow musicians mostly of the Gospel genre like Tim Godfrey, Sammie Okposo, Tope Alabi, Onos Ariyo, Ibitayo Jeje and a host of others. See Deatils below.

Date – 22nd December 2019
Venue – The Lagos Intercontinental Hotel Victoria island lagos.
Tickets – 20k single seat
100k (seat on a table)
Time – 5pm prompt.

For ticket click here. https://www.ariiyatickets.com/event/king-mike-aremu-celebrating-20-years-of-music-excellence/

Or call – 08032291430.

King Mike Aremu Celebrating 20 years of Music Excellence

King Mike Aremu Celebrating 20 years of Music Excellence

King Mike Aremu Celebrating 20 years of Music Excellence

King Mike Aremu Celebrating 20 years of Music Excellence

King Mike Aremu Celebrating 20 years of Music Excellence

King Mike Aremu Celebrating 20 years of Music Excellence

King Mike Aremu Celebrating 20 years of Music Excellence

About Mike Aremu.
Mike grew up in Niger state Nigeria where he was encouraged to play a musical instrument in school, from there with some basic lessons and determination by 1995 he decided to make the full transition and concentrate solely on the Saxophone.

He joined House on the Rock’s music team in 1996 having also played with the Compassion Band of the Strong Tower Mission – a charity organization.

As his confidence grew so did his reputation as a charismatic musician.

In 1999 Mike signed a record deal with Kennis music under which he released two chart topping albums (“Dance” -1999 and “No Shaking” -2002) making total of near 2 million copies from his first 2 Albums a record in sales for a Jazz artist.

He has also recorded two songs for the Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) in the United States.

To date he has played alongside notable international artists like Kenny G, India Arie, Hugh Masakela, Najee, Bill Laurance, Kirk Franklin, Marvin Winans, Israel Houton, Mary Mary, Fred Harmond and the likes.

He appeared at the John F Kennedy Centre, Washington DC’s main concert arena.

He has also made considerable progress in Europe, in particular the UK where he has performed in some of UK’s principle music venues like The Barbican, Apollo London, Apollo Manchester, The Ocean, to mention but a few.

In the United Kingdom, Mike has sold out a few venues in his own concerts including the famous and prestigious jazz café, twice, and made history as one of the few Africans to ever make such landmark; London’s famous Jazz venue, Pizza Express Jazz Club and the O2 Academy, Islington.

Performing before mega crowds is quite becoming normal to Mike.

He has performed 8 times at the Lagos EXPERIENCE, a concert tagged to be the world’s largest gospel music concert, attracting a crowd of over 600,000 at the Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS), Lagos.

Mike Aremu has also performed twice at the London Festival of Life (FOL) an event that is attended by over 40,000 people at the Excel Centre, London.

He has also performed at the FOL Wales and Scotland. The Green Belt festival was also a part of a major feat for his music career as he performed to an audience of 30,000.

Mike is the convener of the biggest jazz concert series in Nigeria, Sax Appeal, a concept which is geared towards the rebirth and promotion of live musical performances in Nigeria.

Also as an objective, to create a platform for interaction between Sponsoring Organization, Corporate Executives and Entrepreneurs coming together under an entertainment friendly environment.

Sax Appeal has featured renowned artists like Kenny G, India Arie, Jessy Jay, Judith Sephuma, Kunle Ayo, Yolanda Brown, Agboola Shadare, Yinka Davis, Tosin Martins, Bez, Timi Dakolo, Cobhams, Waje and many more.

The 2014 edition took place at the Transcorp Hilton, Abuja.

Industry recognition has also been bestowed on this innovative Saxophone composer where he adds TOMA Awards (Today’s Gospel Music Awards) and AMEN Awards on his list of gongs received Best Instrumental Album of the Year and Best Gospel Music Video of the Year. AGMA 2019, 2018, 2017 and 2016 Instrumental Musician of Excellence.

He won in four categories at the 2014 MEGA Awards (Album of the Year, Best Collaboration, Best Use of Instrument, and best Contemporary/Alternative Album of the Year).

Winner 2014 Crystal Awards for Best use of Instrument. Winner 2013 AGMA Awards UK Best Afro Jazz/Instrumental.

He was also nominated twice at the KORA Award’s in 2003 which was Africa’s best known and recognized mainstream music awards ceremony.

JCI’s TOYP (Ten Outstanding Young People) – Best self-developed personality.

Nowadays Mike spends a considerable amount of time traveling and performing at venues across the world.

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32 year old comedian, Chris cotton dies.

US-based comedian Chris Cotton has died at the age of 32, weeks before the birth of his first child.

A statement from Comedy Central confirmed his passing.

The statement reads: “We’re devastated by the loss of Chris Cotton – a hilarious comedian, a beloved member of the Comedy Central family and a joy to be around.

“He will be missed.”

Tributes have poured in for the beloved comedian, who appeared in and wrote for the network’s chat show Every Damn Day. He also hosted red carpet coverage for the Comedy Central Roast of Bruce Willis, which happened in July last year.

The performer’s cause of death is yet to be publicly released.

Chris was set to become a father in February. His wife Erica, who he married in May 2011 is heavily pregnant with their first child.

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