Nigerian Music Industry Talks: Audu Maikori, Anie Akpe, Martin Fayomi

Industry executives and business owners Audu Maikori, Anie Akpe (tech), and Martin Fayomi share their thoughts with Cos Canino about Nigeria’s music industry the Nigerian Music Industry #COVID19Talks. Anie Akpe, Financial executive, CEO of Ibom LLC/African and African Women in Tech.

Is El-Rufai out for blood? Police re-arrest Audu Maikori 2 days after his collapse and release from the hospital #FreeAudu

Under Nigerian criminal law and procedure, when a criminal defendant is arrested and released on bail, you typically do not have the police rearresting such a defendant unless the defendant has violated bail conditions. Typical bail conditions are to show up for all court appearances, abide by all bail conditions, and do not commit any other …

Breaking news: Police arrest Lawyer Audu Maikori for unintentional publishing of fake news #FreeAudu

Audu Maikori, a respected lawyer, and entertainment industry veteran has been arrested for the unintentional publishing of fake news. Last month Maikori, the President of Chocolate City Group, tweeted that five students of the College of Education, Gidan-Waya, in Kaduna, were killed by armed Fulani herdsmen. After his tweets,  members of the public and the …

What’s the Deal with Brymo Since his Legal Battle with his Ex-Label?

I recently read an interview where Brymo’s ex-label Chocolate City says he is more than welcome to return.  As you all know, Brymo was involved in a major contract dispute with his ex-label when he walked out on his valid contract. He went on national television and admitted he walked out and frankly, did not …

7 Recommended Music Business Seminars to Attend at the 2015 Social Media Week Lagos #SMWMUSICDAY

Social media week Lagos is here again! The event is Africa’s biggest social media networking conference and will take place for a third time in the city of Lagos, Nigeria from the 23rd to the 27th of February 2015. AML people, check out a carefully curated list of seven(7) music business seminars I recommend you …