Rape: No evidence to support allegation against D’Banj —Police

The rape allegation levelled against popular musician Oladapo Oyabanjo aka D’Banj, by Ms. Seyitan Babatayo, has been dropped by the Nigerian Police Force. The Force Headquarters, Abuja, has explained that it decided to discontinue with the case because its investigators could not establish any corroborative evidence in support of Seyitan’s allegation of rape against D’Banj. Force Public Relations Officer, DCP Frank Mba, who spoke against the backdrop of reports that there were still underground investigations of the allegations ongoing, said the case had been officially closed by the Police. Emphasising…

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Paris Jackson criticized For Portraying Jesus As Lesbian In Upcoming Film “Habit”

Paris Jackson, daughter of late music legend, Michael Jackson, has come under heavy criticism for starring in an upcoming film in which she portrays Jesus as a lesbian. According to Entertainment Tonight, the film follows “a street smart, party girl with a Jesus fetish [who] gets mixed up in a violent drug deal and finds a possible way out; by masquerading as a nun.” As of Sunday, over 290,000 people have signed a petition on Change.org to prevent the distribution of the film. According to the petition, the film is…

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Jada Pinkett Denies Having An Affair With August Alsina

48-year-old Red Table Talk host and wife of Hollywood superstar, Will Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith, has denied the claims made by August Alsina that the two had a romantic relationship which Will Smith gave his blessings to. Jada Smith’s representatives have said that the claim is “absolutely not true”. Jada Smith and Alsina’s friendship have spawned speculations over the years. However, during a recent interview with The Breakfast Club’s Angela Yee, Alsina claimed that he did, in fact, have a romantic relationship with the Jada and Will knew about it. “I…

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Rape allegation: IG orders probe of D’Banj accuser’s arrest

The probe of the policemen who allegedly arrested Seyitan Babatayo, the lady that accused Musician, Oladapo Oyebanjo, aka D’Banj of rape, has been ordered by the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu. The IG gave the order in a letter dated June 25, 2020 with reference number CZ:7050/IGP.SEC/ABJ/Vol. 132/978 signed on his behalf by his Principal Staff Officer, DCP Idowu Owohunwa. The letter is titled, ‘Re: Petition Against Inspector Abraham, Supol Ugowe and the Entire Police Officers Team at Ikeja, Lagos Division of the Inspector General of Police.’ The letter, which was addressed…

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Nollywood loses another Veteran actor

The Nigeria film industry has lost yet another Veteran Yoruba actor, Gbolagade Akinpelu, popularly known as Ogun Majek. It was gathered that he died Thursday morning at his Imalefalafia, Oke-Ado, Ibadan home. The President of Theatre Arts and Movie Practitioners Association of Nigeria, Bolaji Amusan, aka Mr Latin, confirmed his death. It was gathered that the deceased had a few months ago appealed for financial support for heart surgery. Latin said, “Yes, he died this morning and our colleagues in Oyo State are there to do all necessary things. “Everybody knows…

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Netflix joins forces with Nigeria’s talent to showcase its creative wealth

Nollywood has been at the epicentre of the African entertainment industry, creating stars and producing content that’s resonated with fans across the continent. This year, Netflix joins hands with some of Nigeria’s most talented creatives to bring their unique stories to the world. With this newfound access to the global stage,  the powerful stories crafted by Nigerian creatives will now enjoy a worldwide audience.   Ben Amadasun, Netflix’s Director of Content Acquisition and Co-Productions in Africa who hails from Nigeria explains: “Great stories come from anywhere in the world, and Africa…

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Popular radio host, Dan Foster is dead

Popular radio host, Dan Foster is dead. It was learnt that Foster, who was receiving treatment for an undisclosed illness, died on Wednesday at a medical facility in Lagos State. Many Nigerians on social media have since rolled out tributes in his honour, describing his death as painful and unbelievable. Gboyega Akosile, Chief Press Secretary to Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, tweeted, “Dan Foster was a good colleague in my days at Cool 96.9 fm, Lagos. He couldn’t pronounce my name well at the time so he changed it to G-Boyega!…

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D’banj demands N100m compensation from lady who accused him of rape

Nigerian musician, Oladapo Oyebanjo aka D’banj, has demanded N100m from Miss Seyitan Babatayo who accused him of raping her in a hotel room on December 30, 2018. In a pre-litigation letter signed by his lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), the musician asked his accuser to make a payment of N100m within 48 hours or face legal action. In the letter, which was addressed to Miss Babatayo’s lawyer, Ojoge, Omileye and Partners, dated June 15, 2020, D’Banj also demanded that an apology be published in at least four national dailies. The…

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Jabi Lake Mall shut for hosting Naira Marley’s concert

The popular Jabi Lake Mall has been shut for two weeks by the Federal Capital Territory Administration for violating the presidential ban on public gatherings. This followed a musical show by a popular musician, Azeez Fashola, also known as Naira Marley, at the mall on Friday in violation of the social restrictions imposed by the government to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the country. A court order signed by Magistrate Idayat Akanni dated June 14, 2020, ordered the sealing of the mall for two weeks for violating the dusk…

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Davido Allegedly Welcomes Baby With Fourth Baby Mama

The internet recently buzzed into life with news surfacing around superstar Davido and Angolan born, UK based makeup artist Larissa Yasmin Lorenco A.K.A Larissa London. It is believed that that Davido has been a part of Larissa’s life since 2017 and that the relationship recently bore a child as recently as March this year. According to reports, after learning the birth of her baby, Davido quickly blocked her on social media in order to save his relationship with his soon-to-be-wife Chioma Avril Rowland. According to a social media user; “There have been…

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