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THROWBACK THURSDAY: NNAMDI AZIKIWE

  Benjamin Nnamdi Azikiwe was born on November 16, 1904, in Zungeru, Northern Nigeria where he learnt Hausa language at his tender age. His parents were Igbo; his father Obed-Edom Chukwuemeka Azikiwe (1879–1958), a clerk in the British Administration of Nigeria and h...

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CUSTODIAN PREMIERE: DEEJAY OLU – BANCE FT. D-O

HKN MUSIC Official DJ, DJ OLU  is scheduled to release a  mixtape titled ‘BlackFive’ this summer. He  has taken time off his ongoing UK tour to put finishing touches to the album. The 1st self produced single off the mixtape is titled ‘Bance’ featuring rapper,...

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Introducing… MNEK

1) MNEK is a British/Nigerian singer and producer. 2) His government name is Uzoechi Osisioma Emenike. His stage name, an obvious alteration on his last name. 3) He was born and bred in South London. 4) He is managed by Modest Management, the same group who manage pop gro...

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COURT ORDERS FG TO PAY SANUSI N50M DAMAGES

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos on Thursday awarded N50m exemplary damages to the suspended CBN Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi. Alongside the N50m exemplary damages, the High Court has also restrained the police, DSS and other security agencies from arresting him, a...

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EFCC QUIZZES STELLA ODUAH OVER BULLETPROOF CARS

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday questioned the immediate former Minister of Aviation, Stella Oduah for over five hours at their Idiagbon House Headquarters in Abuja. Oduah who arrived at Idiagbon House at about 10am, left at 3:30pm after being gr...

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UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP BREAKS UP ISLAND DEF JAM MOTOWN

Changes are being made with Universal Music Group. As the label reorganizes, its Island Def Jam Motown group will be broken into three standalone labels. The restructuring also brought about some promotions for key executives. According to a press release issued by UMG, t...

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DAVIDO MINNESOTA TOUR VLOG

Davido & the HKN Gang stopped by Minnesota on their USA/Canada tour. Enjoy.

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SEYI SHAY-MURDA (FT. PATORANKING X SHAYDEE)

Seyi Shay hooks up with two prominent fast rising acts, EME signee Shaydee and Dancehall rave, Patoranking on the tune MURDA produced  by latest STARBOY signee, Dokta Frabz. Stellar verses and delivery from all parties. Listen below. Download 

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ICE PRINCE SIGNS DISTRIBUTION DEAL WITH UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP

Chocolate City rapper,Ice Prince Zamani recently signed a distribution deal with Universal Music Group. He disclosed this in a recent interview with Pulse NG, stating that the deal will facilitate wider distribution especially in the UK. The first step will be to  license...

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AJEBUTTER 22 BREAKS DOWN ANYTIME SOON ALBUM

Ajebutter 22 breaks down his ‘Anytime Soon’ collaborative album with Studio Magic on My Music and I with Soundcity. Watch below;

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‘YEEZUS’ FOLLOW UP ANNOUNCED

It’s not an April Fools’ prank. Expect a Kanye West album pretty soon. Mr West has postponed the Australian leg of his Yeezus tour in order to complete work on what would be his 7th solo studio album. The news had initially come from Concert promoters, Live Na...

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DAVIDO US TOUR WASHINGTON D.C VLOG

Davido & the HKN GANG  stopped by Washington D.C on his American Tour. Watch below

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DAVIDO ON TIM WESTWOOD

As part of his Skelewu UK launch media tour,  Davido stopped by Tim Westwood to discuss the success of ‘Skelewu’, his record label HKN, African tour amongst other. He also dropped a freestyle. Enjoy

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POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE SET UP ONLINE POLL TO DECIDE ON APC PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE

A Political Action Committee (PAC) known as The Future Nigeria has started an online poll to pick a presidential candidate for the All Progressive’s Congress. The Future Nigeria which is affiliated with the APC, has presented possible presidential and vice president...

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FG & SSS ACCUSE SANUSI LAMIDO SANUSI OF FINANCING TERRORISM

  The Federal Government and the State Security Service have both accused Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, the suspended Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, of financing terrorism. The allegations were made in counter-affidavits they deposed to before  a Federal High Court whi...