It Is War Without End Between Burna Boy And Eedris Abdulkareem

Eedris (left) with Bourna Boy It was the legendry international Jamaican reggae music icon Winston Hubert McIntosh, OM (19 October 1944 – 11 September 1987), professionally known as Peter Tosh, who in one of his famouse songs sang “…If you leave in a glass house, you don’t throw stones…” Popular singer, Burna Boy, and his senior colleague, Eedris Abdulkareem are at war, which may drag for a while if not put in check. And like Peter Tosh sang, these Nigerian musicians are throwing stones from their glass houses. The fight…

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Same-Sex Marriage: ‘You Are On Your Own’, Nigerian Catholic Bishops Tackle Pope

By NewsBits Catholic Bishops in Nigeria have expressed disagreement with the position of Pope Francis on the blessing of same-sex couples. The Pope’s stance could be translated as endorsement of same-sex marriage by the Church. In a speech delivered by President of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN), Most Rev. Lucius Iwejuru Ugorji, at the formal opening of the 2024 First Plenary Assembly of the CBCN on Sunday, at the Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria, Abuja, on Sunday, the bishops said  statements or declarations from the Holy See should expectedly, foster…

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Bob Marley’s Guitarist Aston ‘Family Man’ Barrett Dies At 77

Aston “Family Man” Barrett, bassist for Bob Marley and the Wailers, has died aged 77. The news was confirmed on Saturday by Olivia Grange, Jamaica’s minister for culture, who wrote on X (formerly Twitter): “I share with you my deep regret at the passing of Aston Francis Barrett, popularly known as ‘Family Man’ or ‘Fams’ …He died at the University of Miami Hospital in Florida in the United States early this morning.” Barrett was born in 1946 and grew up in Kingston, where he would help to lay the foundations…

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Davido, Burna Boy, Asake Lose All Nominations At 2024 Grammy Awards

Nigerian singers, Burna Boy, and Davido have lost all of their nominations at the 2024 Grammy Awards. The 66th Grammy was held in Los Angeles, United States, on Sunday, February 4, 2024. Davido, who is a first-time Grammy nominee, was nominated in three categories, including ‘Best Global Album’ for his latest album, ‘Timeless’, while Burna Boy, a former winner, was nominated in four categories. Popular Nigerian singer, Asake, equally earned a nomination in the ‘Best African Music Performance’ category for his song, ‘Amapiano ft Olamide’, while Ayra Starr’s ‘Rush’ was…

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Heineken’s Afrozons Pre-Grammy Party Honours African Music Icons

What an incredible night it was at the Afrozons Pre-Grammy Party, sponsored by Heineken! The atmosphere was electric, the beats were infectious, and the celebration of Heineken’s 150th anniversary blended seamlessly with the triumph of African music on the global stage. The anticipation leading up to the event was palpable, and the night did not disappoint. The Afrozons Pre-Grammy Party showcased the best of African talent and paid tribute to legends who have shaped the continent’s musical landscape. One of the highlights of the evening was the moment when the…

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After Grenada’s Profligate 50Th Birthday Bash, Aisha Achimugu Told To File Tax Returns

The FCT-Internal Revenue Service (FCT-IRS) on Saturday demanded from Mrs Aisha Achimugu, an Abuja resident, evidence of her tax obligations after her 7-day birthday extravaganza in Grenada and another 3-day of costly birthday treats in Abuja. FCT-IRS, in a post on its X handle wished the billionaire socialite warmest birthday as amplified by the lavish celebration of her 50th birthday in the highly expensive Calivigny Island in the Caribbean State of Grenada. Billionaire Achimugu is the owner/CEO of an Abuja-based Felak Concept Group. She turned 50 on January 22. In…

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Ex-Governor Ugwuanyi Continues To Save Life Through His “Free Surgery Initiative “

By NewsBits Former Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi continues to exemplify compassionate leadership through the ongoing success of the Rt. Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi Gburugburu Free Surgery Programme in Enugu. In a recent series of transformative surgeries, individuals, including an 85-year-old man with a complicated case of strangulated inguinal hernia, experienced life-changing interventions. One of the success stories involves Abah Emmanuel, a 14-year-old from Etteh Igbo-eze north, Enugu. Emmanuel presented a case of a left inguinoscrotal hernia with associated hydrocoele. Thanks to the expert medical team, the condition was successfully corrected, offering the…

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Charly Boy Chides Minister After Visiting Zack Orji, Says Nigeria Has Bigger Problems

Nigerian singer, actor and human rights activist, Charles Chukwuemeka Oputa, better known as Charly Boy, has taken a swipe at the Minister of Arts, Culture, and the Creative Economy, Hannatu Musawa after she visited ailing actor, Zack Orji at the hospital. The media had earlier reported that the minister disclosed that the veteran Nollywood thespian had a brain surgery. She made this known while soliciting support for the actor after her visit to him at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the National Hospital, Abuja. Speaking via a statement released…

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Stop Manipulating People On Social Media – Yul Edochie Slams Wife

Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie, has taken his first wife, May Edochie to the cleaners. This is coming after May, revealed that year 2023 left her in most miserable state, lamenting that the year stole her flesh and blood. But, Yul, taken to his Instagram page accused his estranged wife of having extramarital affairs. The actor also mocked the wife for saying that 2023 stole her flesh & blood, noting that she still had enough time to to do breast enlargement surgery and tummy tuck. He wrote; “2023 stole your flesh…

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Year 2023 Left Me In Most Miserable State – May, Yul Edochie’s Wife Laments

May Nollywood star actor, Yul Edochie’s first wife, May Edochie, has opened her book of lamentation. She lamented that year 2023 dealt with her in most catastrophic ways. She disclosed this via her Instagram page before crossover night. She wrote, “Dear 2023, you were pregnant on the very first day of January unknown to anyone what you would deliver. You dealt with me in the most catastrophic ways.” “Too many adversities/misfortunes and the worst of it, you stole my own flesh and blood, leaving me in the most devastating, miserable,…

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