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Must Read : Are We Entertainers Socially Irresponsible? – Etcetera

Etcetera

I got a call on Wednesday morning from one of our popular female artistes asking if she could be a guest on my radio show to promote her new album that is meant for release this month. I said, “Why not? It will be my privilege to have you on ...

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Is Nigerian Hip Hop DEAD or ALIVE?

Is Nigerian Hip Hop DEAD or ALIVE

It was a cold, dark, lonely night and my mind was racing. I logged on to Twitter so i could get distracted and of course it was the same old drama about sex, hoes and politics been discussed but there was something else this time. A discussion about who the ...

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Where is the Logic? Vector and A-Q diss saga

Logically speaking I see no reason why we should always buy illogical beefs, banters and Publicity stunt. I’m sure we all remember in 2012 when VECTOR on a SAUCE KID song threw jabs at REMINISCE. Within hours, REMINISCE replied and the Battle Line was drawn. The whole industry and social ...

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I THINK YOU ARE BEGINNING TO LOSE THE VIBE – Open letter to Vector

Vector - Where-Is-Vector

First of all I would like to say happy birthday in Arrears to you  “Your enemies will Continue to see you from afar like an Islamic cleric” feel that? Yeah that’s the kind of bars you started with and that is the Vector we want back, the β€˜Popular’ V.E.C I ...

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How Did They Cure Ebola In 1976?”-Etcetera

There are still so many confusing angles on the disease that need clarification. Are we talking about the same highly contagious ebola virus that was first discovered in Congo in 1976? If so, how did it disappear only to resurface with a big-bang 38 years later?   Did they find ...

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Must Read! Open letter to Davido and Wizkid

Dear Wizkid/ Davido, Wizzy, Just like you sang “if you see me pass by…holla at your boy” hmmmm….! I must say i can see you passing by a degrading path, as such you leave me with little or no option than to holla at you and air my unreserved opinion ...

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Davido Vs Wizkid: No Comparison Whatsoever

Late last night,a video surfaced on the media space where Davido openly addressed and cleared doubts on a recent Twitter spat with Wizkid. And all the while I kept thinking, what’s a Nigerian music industry without these two – Davido and Wizkid? For Davido, the stakes changed this 2014 when ...

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MUST READ: Pope Francis’s 10 Rules On How To Live Long

The Down-to-earth pope wrote this (below) in Argentine weekly “Viva”, Read Below; 1. “Live and let live.” Everyone should be guided by this principle, he said, which has a similar expression in Rome with the saying, “Move forward and let others do the same.” 2. “Be giving of yourself to others.” People ...

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Allhiphop dotcom owner writes an open letter to Nicki Minaj

Chuck Creekmur , the owner of AllHipHop.com owner pens an open letter to Nicki Minaj condemning her very racy Anaconda cover art, where her entire butt is exposed. In a column on Mommy Noir Chuck writes, Dear Nicki Minaj, I own AllHipHop.com. AllHipHop has been historically uber supportive of the ...

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Must Read! Everyone is Crazy in Lagos – Etcetera

Ok, before you read, I have to say this I love this guy’s articles. He has a way of making me smile when reading and still making a whole lotta sense. Few weeks ago, I got a call from a friend asking me out for a drink, but I was ...

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Must Read: The Miraculous Deliverance Of Oga Jona’?! – Chimamanda Adicihie

As soon as he opened his eyes, he felt it. A strange peace, a calm clarity. He stretched. Even his limbs were stronger and surer. He looked at his phone. Thirty-seven new text messages – and all while he was asleep. With one click, he deleted them. The empty screen ...

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Nigerian pastors need to be born again – Etcetera writes

Verily, verily, I say unto thee, except a man be born of water and of the spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God. That which is born of the flesh is flesh; and that which is born of the spirit is spirit. Marvel not that I said unto ...

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Must Read: Open letter to John Mikel Obi

Dear Mikel, I’ve just been looking at you… I’ve just sat down in this my corner and I’ve been looking at you and the rubbish that you played in this World Cup. God knows if I had told you what was on my mind before now, FIFA would have banned ...

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Our National Anthem is very bland and uninspiring’ – Etcetera

After hearing of the proposal of some delegates at the ongoing confab that we should revert to the old national anthem, I sat by my piano and played both anthems. Playing and singing to the current anthem “Arise O’ Compatriot” was basically easy because I had done that countless times ...

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Quit ‘Waiting for Mr or Mrs Right: Take Action – Tomi Sule writes

We have heard the saying “It is better to be alone than in bad company”; it is great to be married, but I believe it is better to be single than to be in a marriage where you feel trapped and dead on the inside. A broken relationship is better ...

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Lead, Leader, Leadership!

leadership

Leadership has been defined variously, with regards to management and administration, organizations and government. It is a common socio-political phenomenon with many expectations both from those that laid its foundation and the general public affected by its actions. Theoretically, it manifests in form of private or public organization or informal ...

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Must read: Uti Nwachukwu says Nigerians have spiritual problem

The TV personality, actor and model took to his official Facebook Page  hours ago and wrote this: NIGERIA- PLS STOP COMPLAINING AND START APPRECIATING! GRATITUDE CANNOT BE OVER EMPHASIZED. I think one major bane of the success of our country is SOCIAL MEDIA! Ironically this same tool has been used to ...

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Half Measures: When Greed Is The New Need

Naijavibe fake electronics

Have you ever bought an item and then get home to find that it is substandard, expired or even out rightly bad? Have you ever been diagnosed of poison owing to what you ate? Or even incurred certain reactions due the use of some items soaps, creams, etc.? We live ...

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Bread and butter celebrities & failed marriages’ – Etcetera

Singer turned writer Etcetera writes about celebs and why some of their marriages fail. Read below… If you listen to relationship programmes on radio, you would notice that many Nigerians are indeed struggling with their relationships and marriages and they are all seeking help. And because they do not have ...

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Nigerian guy defends Patience Jonathans’ English

A certain young Nigerian, Mr. Gerard has written an article defending our first lady, Patience Jonathan against critics of her ‘English’ -  especially those that mocked her ‘Na only you waka come’ speech on the Chibok girls. Read Gerard’s article : Patience Jonathan does not speak good English (We agree) ...

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