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GOtv adds R2TV, Tiwa n Tiwa to bouquets

Pay-TV provider, GOtv, has added two new channels; R2TV, a 24-hour entertainment channel broadcasting in English language and Tiwa n Tiwa, a Yoruba language music and lifestyle channel to its bouquets. Tiwa n Tiwa and R2TV are accessible to GOtv Plus and GOtv Value customers on GOtv channels 111 and channel 112 respectively. At launch, both channels will be...

TJ Sax celebrates kids with Amen

Budding saxophonist, TJ Emore, has released a brand new song, ‘Amen’; a song about thanksgiving and trusting in God for blessings yet to come. Produced by Mystro, ‘Amen’ is described as a mid-tempo aural delight, one that makes use of traditional drums, soothing vocals and the artiste’s signature superior saxophone melodies to drive in his message. As part of...

Startimes brings One Championship to Nigerian viewers

Pay-TV operator, StarTimes, has partnered One Championship for broadcast rights of its martial arts sports media property. The deal will see StarTimes screening the world-class MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) content to its various fans across Africa. Victor Cui, CEO of One Championship, stated that the programme continues to push the boundaries of mixed martial arts (MMA) in Asia by...

Group sues Runtown for refusing to perform after payment

An Anambra State youth association, Dynamic Minds League, has sued a recording artist, Douglas Jack Agu (alias Runtown) at the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja over an alleged breach of contract. It is claiming N14.3 million damages from the musician. The group, through its president Chizuo Anetoh, said it agreed with Runtown to perform at the popular state-wide...

Omoni Oboli hints on project with Sola Sobowale

Nollywood producer, Omoni Oboli, has hinted on featuring Sola Sobowale on her new movie, which might be coming after the premiere of her latest work, ‘Okafor’s Law’. The actress who took a picture with Sobowale during the premiere of ‘The Wedding Party’ which took place at the weekend said; “Can’t wait for our new movie together”. The Nigerian actress,...

Brazilian footballers among 76 killed in plane crash

• 76 die in plane crash The fairytale rise of Brazil’s Chapecoense — from small football club to national heroes — has been cut tragically short, leaving the country mourning the loss of one its most endearing sports teams. On Tuesday, the airplane carrying the Brazilian team to the biggest game in the club’s history crashed in Rionegro, Colombia, killing 75...

Kano Pillars okay with pre-season preparation

Kano Pillars FC have described the ongoing Gold Cup pre-season tournament as an avenue to test the quality of its new players ahead of 2016/2017 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season. The club’s media Officer, Idris Malikawa stated that the quality of matches they have played in the tournament, had given them the opportunity to gauge the strength of...

Rangers suffer first pre-season loss

Enugu Rangers have suffered their first pre season defeat after non league side and former quarter finalists of the Federation Cup, BJ Foundations of Benin humbled the reigning league champions 3-1 last weekend. It was the Flying Antelopes’ loss from over six pre season friendlies and they have wiped off that defeat with a 1-0 victory over FC Akomas of...

PFA Fans’ Player of the Month: Moses, Anichebe nominated

Nigerian duo of Victor Moses and Victor Anichebe have been nominated for the Premier League PFA Fans’ Player of the Month for November. The six-man shortlist announced by Skysports.com on Tuesday also includes in-form Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero, Swansea star Gylfi Sigurdsson, West Brom winger Matt Phillips and Watford’s Nordin Amrabat. The shortlist was chosen by Sky Sports expert panel,...

GOtv Boxing Night 10: Fijabi, Edo Boy, Joe Boy, Skoro return

The quartet of Olaide “Fijaborn” Fijabi, Stanley “Edo Boy” Eribo, Oto “Joe Boy” Joseph and Waidi “Skoro” Usman will be the leading names at the tenth edition of GOtv Boxing Night 10 scheduled to hold on 26 December at the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium, Lagos. This was announced on Tuesday at a press conference addressed by the...