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Sinzu on his Recent Release from Federal Prison: “Did the crime, did the time, the past don’t matter…onto other Matters”

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Popular U.S. based Nigerian hip-hop artist Sinzu has been released from federal prison, after serving a sentence for aggravated identity theft. His release was announced last month, but he recently shared a tweet confirming it and admitting responsibility for his criminal conduct. He also promises a new direction for his life by focusing on the music. “Did the crime, did …

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#Wizkid Fails to Perform at #Coachella Again – Overwhelmed Artist, Incompetent Management or a Reflection of the True State of the Nigerian Music Industry?

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As we all know by now, Wizkid was scheduled to perform on the main stage at the prestigious Coachella festival on April 14 and April 21, 2018, in Southern California, near Los Angeles. On April 14, 2018, he was a no-show and tweeted to the public via Twitter, less than 24 hours before his performance, that his band’s visa issues …

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Chude Jideonwo is Raising 10 Million Naira to Build a Mental Health Center for those Dealing with Depression & Trauma

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Chude Jideonwo is raising 10 million naira to build a center for those dealing with mental health issues in Nigeria because none exists. Learn more about why this is so important to him and how you can support him. -Ms. Uduak I am very effusive person. Those who know me closely know that, even though that’s not the image that …

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South African Music Icon & Activist Hugh Masekela Dies at 78

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Hugh Masekela, a South African trumpeter, singer and activist whose music became symbolic of the country’s anti-apartheid movement, even as he spent three decades in exile, died on Tuesday in Johannesburg. He was 78. His death was confirmed by Dreamcatcher, a communications agency that represented him. Mr. Masekela came to the forefront of his country’s music scene in the 1950s, …

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“These Stories are True,” – Louis C.K. Takes FULL Responsibility for Sexual Harassment of 5 Women

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AML people, as you all know by now, it is open season in Hollywood as hundreds of women have come forward accusing powerful male executives of sexual harassment, and assault. The key poster child for this terrible behaviour by Hollywood’s elite has been former power executive Harvey Weinstein whose response to his accusers has just been awful. In addition, what …