AML 145: Burna Boy, Wizkid Grammy Wins & What it Means for Africa’s Music Industry

Africa’s Music Industry heavyweights from across the continent gather for this informative roundtable to discuss Burna Boy and Wizkid’s recent Grammy wins, western major labels’ continued expansion into the continent, global licensing deals, and what it all means for Africa’s music industry, among other topics. They are also joined by a few “Afrobeats” music fans. …

AML144: #StopAsianHate Roundtable

On the 144th episode of The Africa Music Law Show, Ms. Uduak and a few of her friends gather for a #StopAsianHate roundtable where they take on the bias, discrimination, and continued rise in violence against Asians in America. Listen and share with your friends and family. GUESTS COLLEEN QUEN Colleen Quen is a third-generation Chinese American …

AML143: #EndSars Human Rights Lawyers on the Frontline (Panel)

This is a throwback LIVE STREAM panel now in podcast format with a few leading human rights lawyers (Funke Adeoye and Osai Ojigho) in Nigeria at the front lines of the battle to end police brutality in Nigeria. The panelists join host Ms. Uduak to dive straight into the facts leading up to the #Endsars protests, …

Tobore Ovuorie v. Ebonylife TV: Why Mo Abudu is Most Likely Liable for Copyright Infringement

I’ve been asked by many of you to comment on the Tobore Ovuorie v. Ebonylife Media(EbonyLife)claim of copyright infringement. I have watched the interview Tobore granted to Pulse TV, and the pre-recorded statement Mo’Abudu (Mo) published denying any wrongdoing and that she infringed on Tobore’s copyright right in releasing EbonyLife’s new movie “Oloture.” Finally, I …

Why Davido’s Termination of Lil’ Frosh’s Contract for Domestic Violence is a Powerful and Positive Change for Nigerian Society

On October 5, 2020, news story broke that Sanni Goriola Wasiu aka Lil’ Frosh, an artist signed with Davido Music Worldwide (DMW) record label, had allegedly assaulted and battered his girlfriend, Gift Camille, to the point where she had to be hospitalized. On October 6, 2020, the very next day after the media broke the …