Ghanaian Rapper Sarkodie makes history as the first African Hip-hop Artist to win the Best International Flow at the BET Awards. Other rappers that were nominated in the same category are Kalash, Tory Lanez, Nasty C, Little Simz, and Falz.
Movie mogul Tyler Perry officially launched his own film studios in Atlanta, Georgia. Some of your favorite celebrities that attended the grand opening include Tiffany Hadish, Halle Berry, Beyonce & Jayz, Taraji P. Henson, Kelly Rowland, Usher, Viola Davis, and more.
Nigerian radio hosts Toolz and Gbemi announced a new “off-air” show, which would be hosteb by both of them.
Big Brother Nigeria 2019 Season 4 housemate Mercy Eke emerges as the winner of the season and the first female winner of the BBNaija show. The 1st runner up and winner of the arena games is Mike Olayemi Edwards.
Nigerian actress Genevive Nnaji’s directorial debut movie “LionHeart” becomes the first ever Nigerian movie to be nominated for an Oscar award. The movie is nominated in the best international film category for the 2020 Oscars, and it is up against movies from 93 countires.