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Fuji t’o Bam quarter final: Goldberg team to visit Alaafin

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Goldberg Lager Beer, a brand from the stable of Nigerian Breweries Plc has concluded arrangements to storm the ancient city of Oyo for the quarter final of the 2016 edition of its talent hunt competition, Fuji t’o Bam. As part of the plan for the concert scheduled for Friday, the Goldberg team will visit the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III in the morning before the event is flagged off.
Emmanuel Agu, Portfolio Manager, Mainstream Lager & Stout Brands, Nigerian Breweries, explained that Goldberg recognizes and respects the rich culture of Yorubas; hence the need for the team’s homage to the Alaafin.
Agu disclosed that Goldberg is expecting no fewer than 5,000 Fuji lovers, enthusiasts and potential Fuji musicians to grace the event that would hold at Durbar Stadium, where 40 Fuji artistes would compete for a slot to proceed to the next stage of the annual competition.
According to him, “of the 40 contenders, 20 would be eliminated in the quarter final in Oyo; another 14 would be eliminated in the semifinal in Ado-Ekiti while the last 6 would proceed to the final in Ibadan by the end of July.”
He therefore advised the participants to be focused and show commitment in their renditions to move to the next stage of the contest. Agu emphasized the need for the contenders to understand the theme of the competition this year, Fuji Sowapo; which literarily means ‘One music, One People’.
He further explained that the focus of the contest this year is improving on collaboration amongst Fuji musicians. His words: “Collabo is a social lingo for a partnership between two people/groups. In music circle, it describes a duet between two artistes.
Collabo is a rare phenomenon in Fuji circle until recently. With Fuji t’o Bam 2014, KWAM 1, Saheed Osupa and Fuji t’o Bam winners did a collabo on stage to the excitement of the audience. To entrench this spirit of unity, we make collaboration between Fuji talents and Stars a standard for the 2016 activation.”
Meanwhile, Agu expressed satisfaction with the quality of renditions by all participants in this year’s competition.  He said the contestants showed “very high level of determination to proceed to the next stage of the contest.” According to him, it is impossible that all participants will qualify in competitions like this. Agu therefore advised those who did not qualify for the quarter final to go back and improve on the areas identified by the judges.
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Davido’s Fiancee, Chioma Test Positive To Coronavirus

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Davido, has revealed that his fiancee Chioma has tested positive for Covid-19.

The Afrobeat singer revealed this much on Friday, March 26.

Chioma who recently returned from the United Kingdom with her baby was suspected to have had the virus before being tested.

Davido however stated that their child tested negative to the virus.

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“Unfortunately, my fiancee’s results came back positive while all 31 others tested have come back negative including our baby. We are however doing perfectly fine and she is even still yet to show any symptoms whatsoever. She is now being quarantined and I have also gone into full self-isolation for the minimum 14 days, ” he wrote.

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Adesua Etomi-Wellington Rest Infidelity Speculation Surrounding Banky W

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Beautiful actress, Adesua Etomi-Wellington, has rested all speculation of infidelity surrounding her husband, Banky W.

Recall that Banky W was recently rocked by a scandal in which he was alleged to have cheated on his wife with Gabriel Afolayan’s wife.

Then, when Adesua reacted to the speculation, she stood by her husband. However, she took her solidarity to another level on Banky W’s birthday when she celebrated the singer.

Etomi-Wellington took to social media Twitter to celebrate him as he turned a year older today Friday, March 27, writing:

‘It’s my babys birthday. @BankyW  I am soooo blessed to have u in my life. U are a wonderful & compassionate human being, a hardworking man, an amazing husband and a wonderful friend. Eyes haven’t seen & ears haven’t heard, that which the lord has in store for u. Love u SCATTER.’

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It's my babys birthdayyyyyyyyyyy. @bankywellington Olubankole, what a man? What a mighty good man. This is the 4th birthday we are sharing as a couple and I have seen you blossom and flourish and become all God has called you to be. You are many things my love…Incredibly talented, unbelievably intelligent, wise beyond your years, generous, compassionate, hardworking, patient, loving, kind, loyal, and so much more Thank you for being the human being that you are Bubba. For being my best friend, my biggest cheerleader, my confidant and for being the best husband I could have ever dreamt of having. God dey create and he certainly took time to create you. I have learnt to be kinder, gentler, more generous through watching you I am a better person just by knowing you. The lord shield you…remember, he didn't say the weapons won't be formed…he said they won't prosper. May you continue to dwell in the secret place of the most high. Anyone that blesses you will be blessed, whomever curses you will be cursed, anyone that digs a pit for you will fall into it, Nations shall rise and call you blessed, kings will not sit till you walk into the room. I bless you with the blessings of Abraham, Isaac and Israel. A city set upon a hill cannot be hidden. I declare that your glory will never be hidden. Lies are only for a moment but truth will continue forever (proverbs 12:19- NCV) and you my darling, are the truth. I love you longtime. Truly, madly, deeply.

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Funmi Iyanda, Bizzle Osikoya Promotes Oxlade’s Oxygene EP

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Top Nigerians including Funmi Iyanda and Bizzle Osikoya are boosting the promotion of  Oxylade’s Oxygene EP.

The body of work which recently dropped has seen the celebrities taking to Twitter with choice words.

Iyanda wrote: “Happy to see the EP out. Naturally, Tables Turn is my favourite. Everything in me wishes @Oxladeoficial the magnificence he desires and  deserves.”

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The six track EP has songs such as ‘Hold On’, ‘Kokose’, ‘Away’, ‘Tables Turn’, ‘Weakness’, Table Turns’ and o2.

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