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Olamide and Don Jazzy’s beef over the Next Rated Award at the headies

β€ŽSome Nigerians are utter and complete fools. How else do we explain this childish attitude? So because Lil Kesh didn’t win, it means he has more Talent and Reekado doesn’t? Wtf is even wrong with Nigerians. A song may be a hit song in the west but no one Fucking ...

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The minister of petroleum should resign immediately-Etcetera writes

It is beginning to unfold how risky and dangerous it is for Nigeria that Buhari doubles as president and the petroleum minister. As the president, he already has too much on his plate with too many issues pulling the country towards collapse. From the north, Boko Haram is threatening to ...

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Mr. President, are you for real? Etcetera

Etcetera writes below… Dear President Buhari, I will like to extend an invitation to you for a tour of down town, so that you can have a clear view of what the people who voted you into office feel about certain decisions your government has taken so far, especially the ...

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Nigerian lawmakers need psychological evaluation- Etcetera

As written by Etcetera: One of the identified problems of investigative hearings and oversight of the executive arm is the multiplicity of committees with overlapping jurisdiction on the same subject matter. This has led to a situation where more than one committee is handling the same subject matter. Invitations are ...

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Moving Back To Lagos by Returnees [Short Documentary ViDeo]

Moving Back To Lagos by Returnees

Have you considered ‘Moving Back To Lagos, Nigeria’ but you’re not sure if it’s for you. If you’re still in the process of making that decision. This video is for you. Although it is a fairly small random sample, these are returnees with much less bias than family and friends. ...

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Celebrating Highlife Culture: The Ugo Stevenson Example

I woke up this morning angry. The cause being the numskull call of one Umara Kumalia for a Northern (National) conference for Northern Nigeria, to discuss the self inflected poverty and non development of the region, when a radio announcement from one of the now many radio stations in Owerri ...

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Every Nigerian is to be blamed for kidnapping, we caused it- Etcetera

Etcetera writes below You wanted to surprise your wife by shopping for the family on your way back from work, and as a sharp guy, you wanted to find out if it really cost, let’s say, N10,000 to prepare a pot of β€˜banga’ soup as she claims. You stopped at ...

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The big lesson after Skiibii’s death stunt

After Five Star Music, the label on which the young artist Skiibii was signed on denied that the talented musician pulled a death stunt to market his music, the group went ahead to sack, or however suspend its manager, Soso Soberenko over breach of contract and mismanagement. In a statement, ...

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70% of Nigerian musicians are illiterates

I am not in support of how 2Face once appeared to justify the lack of university education, particularly since many look up to him as a role model but I am also not going to make a big deal about any need, perceived or otherwise, for popular musicians and creative ...

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Naija girls can be very annoying at concerts – Etcetera

I was watching entertainment news on TV with a couple of friends and it got to a part where Tuface was on stage performing and a girl who probably was as drunk as a skunk, dragged herself on the stage and started hugging him and even took off her shirt ...

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Like Fathers, Like Sons.

WHEN WE SURRENDER THE SOCIAL SPACE TO YOUNG PEOPLE IN THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIAN STUDENTS AND THE NATIONAL YOUTH COUNCIL, WE END UP WITH POLITICISED, EVEN MILITARISED LANGUAGE COMPLETE WITH SOUND AND FURY. WE BECOME LIKE OUR FATHERS, MOUTHING CLICHES AND RHETORIC THAT CANNOT BE CONSTRUCTIVE IN PROBLEM SOLVING.. ...

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Ojisi’s Oxygen – Words!

WORDS! Have you taken out time to notice the potency of words and the life they carry? Do you just speak without understanding the power behind your speech? Is talk really cheap? Are words to you, just an emotional expression? I am not particularly a fan of poems but something ...

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Dear Biafrans- By Etcetera

Etcetera talks about the state of Biafra, the recent shut down of Radio Biafra and how he thinks the Igbos have been marginalized in Nigeria. He also talked about the growth of Nigeria. I have been receiving a lot of mails and phone calls in recent weeks requesting that I lend my ...

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“Men Are Wired To Love More Than One Woman At A Time.” – Etcetera?

Etcetera’s new piece is about why men cheat on women. Read what he wrote on the piece below. When you heard the news that Toke Makinwa’s husband impregnated his girlfriend, you all took to social media to rain insults on Nigerian men. Why men cheat on women they love became ...

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5 recently released Nigerian Hip Hop joints I couldn’t get off my Playlist

Steadily in the past few years, there’s been an evolution in the hip hop game of Nigeria. Every hip hop head is trying to get his signature print in the music industry. Even though some top rappers have gone into oblivion, we still have some are trying to keep the ...

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Is Buhari Already Confused? Etcetera Asks In New Article

Singer and writer Etcetera writes on Pres. Buhari and the few weeks he’s spent in office as president. Read below… If there is any group of individuals who can manufacture shock, political punditry out of nothing, it is the All Progressives Congress. They cried out that Jonathan was doing a ...

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The Misunderstood World of Linda Ikeji

Linda Ikeji is the most powerful blogger in Africa. And the richest! While this may not be earth-shattering breaking news, as most of us already know or at least probably have an idea about, it is still heart-warming to know that a regular Nigerian girl (yes, she is quite regular) ...

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Reasons why you need to watch Korede Bello’s GodWin Video

Korede Bello

Korede Bello’s current single ‘GodWin‘ is currently the #1 on the iTunes music charts (Nigeria) and has spawned a movement that is keeping the song on top of majority of the radio charts and airplay. GODWIN video is not just like any normal Nigeria video, it has its own special ...

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Saraki Should be Expelled From APC With Immediate Effect-Etcetera Writes

Remember the war over acronym between African Peoples Congress and All Progressives Congress? Remember how some politicians approached INEC to register another political party called African Peoples Congress, APC? I thought that was the beginning of the end of the All Progressives Congress. But the African Peoples Congress didn’t have ...

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Open Letter to President Buhari by Eva Alordiah

Dear Mr President Buhari sir, What a pleasure it is to send you a letter my man! Kai kai kai! I am so honored to be communicating with you like this yo. I am going to go straight to the point and skip all unnesscesary mumbo-jumbo. There are two sides ...

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