Valentine Comedy Show 2019: Basketmouth London –> The Indigo, O2

Our staple event of the valentine season – Basketmouth comedy show is back in London, February 2019 for its 10th year.

This year however has a different location and format as the tagline – Son of Peter – suggests.

Bright Okpocha aka Basketmouth will be performing a live one-man show for the very first time at Greenwich’s Indigo O2 with a theme surrounding his life as a son of peter.

SEE: Basketmouth Valentine’s comedy show in Manchester – February 2018

In previous years, Basketmouth comedy show featured different artists and comedian. No suggestions that there will be guest appearances, there will be music and his previous one-man shows has been a sold-out success

Get your tickets below!!!

Date + Time: 7.00pm – 11.30pm, Sun 10th February
Venue: London indigO at the O2 in Greenwich, London, SE10 0AX
Price:
From £18.75
Genre: Afro, Nigerian, Music, Comedy, Events

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How to get a Nigerian Emergency Travel Certificate in the UK

Emergency travel certificates (ETC) are one of the easiest services available at the Nigerian High Commission in London, UK.

It can be applied for if a Nigeria citizen is in need to travel in the nearest future, but passport is lost, stolen, or possibly waiting for a passport application to be processed.

Here are some information you will need when applying. Continue reading

Tips on applying for a Nigerian passport online in the UK

Applying for a Nigerian passport in the UK was once a traumatic experience. Times are changing though.

Applications and payments are now made online – making the process more bearable and straight-forward than ever before.

From application to collection, here are what you need to know when applying for a Nigerian passport in the UK. Continue reading

Valentine Comedy Show 2018: Lord of the Ribs –> Manchester –> Hilton Deansgate

Valentine’s day may seem a long time away, but it is just over 2 months away before Basketmouth returns to unite and make UK comedy lovers laugh at the pretigious Hilton hotel, Manchester.

Basketmouth, Olamide and others to host Valentine special, Lord of the Ribs in Manchester

Last year’s huge number of turnouts in London secured an immediate date for 2018, with Manchester’s Hilton the hotspot for the event.

Confirmation of Wo specialist – YBNL’s Olamide – means the £19 early birds tickets may finish quicker than expected, and Ugandan comedian, Patrick Salvado is also billed.

Date + Time: 6.00pm – 11pm, Sun 9th February Continue reading

Valentine Comedy Show 2018: Basketmouth’s Lord of the Ribs –> London –> Wembley SSE Arena

Valentine’s day may seem a long time away, but it is just over 2 months away before Basketmouth returns to unite and make UK comedy lovers laugh.

Basketmouth, Olamide and others to host a Valentines special, Lord of the Ribs

With nearly 10,000 people turning up earlier, it successes delivered an instant date for next year 2018, with 2 dates for 2 different locations confirmed.

Confirmation of ‘Wo’ artist – YBNL’s Olamide – means the £19 early birds tickets may finish quicker than expected, and Ugandan comedian, Patrick Salvado is also billed.

Date + Time: 6.00pm – 11pm, Sun 11th February Continue reading

Social media ‘relationship goals’ Nakita x Terroll split… and drop his and hers videos of why

They were once called ‘relationship goals’ with tons of young people idolising them. A year plus into dating, social media couple Nakita and Terroll have called it quits.

It was initially made to out have ended amicably until Nakita dropped a bombshell Youtube video revealing why they had broken up “from her point of view”.

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72-yr-old grandma Of 6 furious her 27-yr-old Nigerian husband is denied U.K Visa AGAIN

They met for the first time at their wedding in Nigeria after 3 months of Facebook dating, but retired grandma, Angela is insisting CJ is her soulmate and should be able to come and live with her in the UK.

Angela who has 3 sons aged 50, 47 and 43, and 6 grandchildren met the gorgeous man back in 2015, 6 months after her second marriage collapsed. A month later, CJ, an Igbo computer engineer, popped the question via Skype.

So far they have spent £20,000 (N10Million) for visas and flights back and forth, their hope now is an approval on CJ’ student visa to study masters in computing.

Angela narrates her story

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Mans like Mikes Comedyy

Black talented youths emerged from the African Pride Awards 2017 which took place to recognise Black stars inspiring our race.

It brought about acts including ‘Comedian of the Year’ winner – Michael Dapaah.

There was another rising star though – in the form of Mikes Comedyy.

Mike like Dapaah is a comedian, rapper and actor, whose current jokes centre around a Nigerian Dad constantly irritated by his British son’s ways. The skits are kind of dark but hilarious.

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Behind the act, is a determined young guy with a promising future but only if hope his colourful past does not mingle with his future.

5 things we did not know about Mikes Comedyy
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African Pride Awards 2017: Best dressed ladies and dapper men

On Sunday 13th August, The African Pride Awards took place to acknowledged beautiful, handsome Black Stars making waves on British soil.

See the full list of winners and nominees at The African Pride Awards 2017

Popular faces graced the 5* Montcalm Hotel in Park Lane, London, in their attires.

Some looked like they forgot the memo while others outshone, bringing their A-games. Here are the dapper men and beautifully dressed women at African Pride Awards 2017. Continue reading

APA 2017 Awards Winners and Nominees: Who came out top?

Competition lines were drawn on Saturday, as Black stars gathered at the 2nd African Pride Awards 2017 in London, to discover who won the reputable #APA trophy.

Four to five Black celebrities considered top of their games were put in categories to be nominated by the public.

It was artists like Maleek Berry vs Stormzy in one category, comedians – Mike Dapaah vs Mikes Comedyy, Youtube queens Estare vs Grace Ajilore.

Who came out on top? Find out below Continue reading

Why it took Gay Nigerian – Aderonke Apata – 13 years to UK asylum victory

After 13 years of failed asylums, Home Office battles and court refusals, Aderonke finally won her legal war to remain in the UK based on her sexuality.

Aderonke is openly and proudly gay.

On paper, her ‘asylum based on sexuality’ should have been a plain sailing stamp of approval since legally you only need to show ‘real risk’ of life if returned to birth country.

Former president Goodluck Jonathan signed a bill in 2014 that criminalised same-sex relationship with up to 14 years in prison, before this gays were never accepted talk-less of now.

However, series of events since Aderonke’ arrival to the UK complicated matters, leading to a High court judge branding her a liar.

So what was Ronke’s story?

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“Let me give you all the real gist, the reality of marrying a white man” An anonymous user on Toke Makinwa’s sister wedding

As Toke Makinwa’s younger sister, Busayo, said I do for the second time in an intimate gathering at her husband’s native country, Norway, an anonymous user dished her opinion on the longevity of their new marriage.


Busayo has been dating Stian Fossengen since meeting as students Continue reading

InstaDebt: Yvonne Nelson owes fashion boutique $5,000


2.8 million Instagram following Star and Ghanaian actress, Yvonne Nelson is alleged to owe a Ghanaian boutique $5,000 for clothes bought on credit and used for public event and Instagram.

According to the boutique manager to Screwlife.com, “she used to pay us on time whenever she borrowed clothes but for the past 3 months, we haven’t seen any show from her.”

They are yet to yet from the Ghanian superstar

What camera equipment and set-up does Patricia Bright use?

Patricia is popular Nigerian British Youtubber known for her great avices, tip sharing on fashion, lifestyle and all else.

Starting YouTube officially in 2010, Patricia did not make any money for 4 years but stayed focus on her passion and interest to get to where and who she is today.

Patricia is a canon lover who started off using shoe boxes or books to support her video recording. Nowadays she rolls with bad boy camera and equipment setups

Her most recent video in 2017, she reveals Continue reading

Nigerians can play UK’s Lotto and Euromillions from Nigeria for up to ₦10 million

Western Lotto Nigeria, have taken European lotteries to Nigeria with the help of a UK technical company.

Nigerians play UK Lotto and EuroMillions with European counterparts for a win of up to 10 million naira

Individuals based in Nigeria are able to play Lotto and Euromillions side by side with their Europeans counterparts for a potential winning of up to ₦10 million.

In the UK, people pay £2 per bet (approximately ₦950) for Continue reading

Silver place? Yes please! Deborah takes 3rd spot on Big Brother UK 2017

After a whooping 54 days and threatening to quit at one point, Deborah Agboola has taken 3rd spot in Big Brother 2017, beating her sister and 18 other contestants to the spot.

Exiting the house to loud cheers, in a gorgeous pink mixed with gold lace traditional Nigerian dress, Deborah wondered how she earned the 3rd spot, telling presenter, Emma Willis, “I thought I was too boring”.

In the 54 days spent in the house, Deborah, 25, earned the most Continue reading

Valentine ready: 5 months after Basketmouth’s Lord of the Ribs, next year’s event go on sale

It’s only been a few months since thousands flocked in their masses to the SSE Arena for some Basketmouth and friends laughter, but the 2018 follow up is ready.

Basketmouth debuts his Comedy festival 5 months after successful Lord of the ribs 2017 show with Pepper Dem Boss artist Olamide expected to perform at the show

Owing to this year’s success, the 2018 version is going bigger with 3 different locations – Birmingham, Manchester and London – on 3 dates. Early bird tickets starting at Continue reading

Finally! A lady Doctor Who

Broadchurch star Jodie Whittaker has been announced by the BBC, as the 13th doctor to play Doctor Who.

Julie will commence the role from 2018 after current Doctor, Peter Capaldi bows out in the 2017 Christmas special, and as predicted, the news has divided fans of the show. See reactions below. Continue reading

Ayesha Alohan-Eke, 16, declared missing from Illford

Police have declared 16 year old Ayesha Alohan-Eke missing having last been seen at home in Ilford on Friday July 14.

16 year old missing Ayesha Alohan-Eke is said to black, 5ft 5ins tall, of slim build

Ayesha is believed to have travelled to Whitechapel area but her current whereabouts are unknown.

She was last seen wearing a black hooded jacket, navy blue trousers, grey trainers, and carrying a black rucksack. She is described as black, 5ft 5ins tall, of slim build with black hair.

Do you have any information on Ayesha’s whereabouts? Police are urging to contact the East Area Command unit in Ilford on 101. To remain anonymous you can contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Bisi Alimi lays it fierce through alter ego MsPoshP

A week after celebrating gay pride and partaking in the London parade, Bisi shares a photo of his and hubby’s drag queen alter egos –  Ms Posh Pussy and Ms Angelique Soggybottom.

As well as being gay right and HIV activist, Bisi has shared with the world his other passion – dressing as a drag queen. More pics of Ms Posh Pussy below. Continue reading

Catch the tea on RHOA’s Cynthia Bailey’s 50th themed birthday party [Video]

RHOA’s Cynthia Bailey marked her BIG 5.0. earlier this year, but decided to have a second one – well she has lived for half century. She had a grand birthday party themed ’50 shades of Cynthia’ specially for the reality show cameras.

Guests were told to dress up as different versions of Cynthia, and fellow housewives did not disappoint. Check them out below, plus a behind the scene gossip video from Atlanta’s celebrity specialist – ATLien.

Kandi in a coke can roller tribute won Cynthia’s #50cyntchallenge

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2 jailed, 2 suspended and 2 on the run: Nigerian tax credit scammers

Oluwatobi Emmanuel Odeyemi and Kayode Sanni have been jailed for a £10 million scam.

Oluwatobi Emmanuel Odeyemi and Kayode Sanni jailed for total of 8 plus years for scamming HMRC with civil servants’ details 

They along with Oluwagbenga Odeyemi (Stephen), his wife Oluwatumininu Banjo, Adedamola Oyebode, Kayode Sanni and Chantelle Gumbs ran a tax credit scam using the identities of Continue reading

[Video]: Black man vs white man fight: guess who gets called a monkey?

A fight breaks out between 2 drivers on a busy road in New Cross, London – the car driver is black and the lorry driver is white.

Lorry driver is all pumped up to fight – throwing punches before the other driver gets out of his car. But it is the black man who eventually get outs and starts to defend that gets hate comments from Youtube watchers including, ‘beat that f**king nigger. Beat it until it understands its station in life.’

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“They’ll start folding up one by one”: The right message to send to fans, Nathaniel Bassey?

Olowogbogboro and #hallelujahchallenge champion, Nathaniel Bassey got all wound up following an heavily reported story that he was involved in a car accident.

As posted by Nathaniel Bassey on Twitter

After revealing the story was in fact someone else’s testimony, the gospel figure who performed some of his now ended challenges in London followed suit with another comment: Continue reading

Bukola and Nasir collect their Queen’s Younger Leaders’ awards

Back in November 2016, Bukola and Nasir were announced as the Nigerian winners of the Queen’s Young Leaders Award 2017.

Fast forward to 29th of June 2017, the 2 deserving recipients received their accolades and that special handshake from the Queen at Buckingham Palace.

A Warwick and Leicester universities graduate of Law, Bukola could not contain her excitement as she collected her award and mingled with Continue reading

Fans clapback at Tonto despite stating ‘no negative comments’…after the divorce jubilation dance

Tonto received huge publicity and backlash over her jubilation dance following the return of her bride price. Obviously affected by the comments, Tonto went on to inform followers to refrain from her page should they wish to post negative comments.

This did not stop many fans who questioned her jubilation at a divorce. Some accused Continue reading

‘Can we stop checking our spouses phone?’ Madam NHN frustratingly asks and advises

A seemingly frustrated woman only identified as Madam NHN starts off with the begging question, ‘can we stop checking our spouses phone?’.

Her questioning streams into prospects of looking into a man’s phone increases the chance of an early grave, propositioning the question ‘who will look after your children?’ and ‘because of a man?’

Interesting! Watch the video below Continue reading

Comedy Show 2017: Okey Bakassi —> 27th August —> Lighthouse, London

London Carnival is nearly upon us, commencing from 26th August for three days, and right in the middle is Okey Bakassi and friends serving laughter.

Basketmouth and the usual popular funny comedian are scheduled to appear meaning this particular weekend will not be dulling at all. Check out the details below.

Date + Time: 5.00pm – 11pm, Sun 27th August Continue reading

Billionaire’s children playground: The £5million Naza and Folarin Alakija’s wedding

Leg Over singer, Mr Eazi revealed his ‘secret’ girlfriend, billionaire Otedola’s daughter Temi Otedola, to his fans at a wedding also attended by Temi’s sister and mum.

The wedding was that of another billionaire Folorunsho Alakija’s child – Folarin Alakija – getting married to the Iranian ex girlfriend of Robert Kardashian, Naza Jafarian. Continue reading

Why wait! East Londoner Hannah weds Olu within a year of courtship

They were friends for 9 years before becoming romantically involved in July 2016. By October they were engaged and 6 months later in March, 3 weddings were underway.

Hannah Balogun, 27, CEO of hairstyling company HoneyHand wedded 26 year old Olumide Aiyegbusi in 3 beautiful ceremonies in March/April, detailing their relationship and life on YouTube.

Before embarking on the weddings, the bride was graced with a well planned all white bridal party in February, where games included Continue reading

What happened to DJ money? Cuppy moves back into her parent’s Kensington home

Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola aka DJ Cuppy flaunts a fabulous DJ-ing and producing lifestyle on Instagram, jetting from one country to the next to perform at top club spots.

DJ Cuppy with daddy, oil and energy tycoon Femi Otedola

However, the billionaire’s daughter and star of Lagos to London: Britain’s New Super Rich has had to move back into her parents Kensington home citing Continue reading

Big Brother woke us up! Sisters Debora and Hannah Agboola among first set of 2017 contestants

Big Brother is back on our screens again, and just when we were about to switch off, we are introduced to Debora and Hannah Agboola – 2 of the first set of contestants to enter the Big Brother house this Monday.

The UK-born Nigerian sisters along with Kayleigh Morris, Lotan Carter, Imran and Sukhvinder Javeed, and more will be battling for popularity votes and a possible £100,000.

Hannah 23, a make-up store assistant from East London currently holds the Continue reading

It now cost £5.48 for visa ’email’ enquires made outside the UK

The home office has announced that effective from today 1st June, it will now cost £5.48 to enquire about your visa application if you live outside the UK.

A scenario may be, you have made an application and it is taking sometime to hear back from the home office aso you wish to get in touch with them. You will need Continue reading