Breaking: In 2021, BBNaija season 6 kicks off with Shine Ya Eye edition

July 24, 2021 Editor 0

Arguably, Africa’s biggest reality Television show, Big Brother Naija, the sixth edition of 2021 kicked off on Saturday night. The opening ceremony of the show kicked-off around 7:30pm, with host Ebuka Obi-Uchendu announcing this edition is tagged Shine Ya Eye. This year’s edition is expected to last up to 72 days as from July 24. Details loading…

I’ll never compose any song to insult President Buhari – Rarara

July 16, 2021 Blueprint 0

Kano-based singer and a Hausa artist, Dauda Adamu (popularly called Rarara), who worked tirelessly to mobilise votes for President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015 and 2019, tells ALIYU ASKIRA in this chitchat that he’s not a happy man. This, according to him, is because a song was released in Kano and Kaduna that insulted the president. Rarara lamented that due to Read More

‘The Fashion Knot’, a dream that refused to die -CEO

July 15, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

New Fashion brand, The Fashion Knot, founded by Francoise Merus, a Ghanaian Haitian-American woman currently residing in Atlanta, Georgias in the United States is beginning to warm its way into people’s hearts. Between June 18 and the present in which it was launched it has garnered over 10 thousand followers. In a little over one month. Thanks to another creation Read More

Breaking: Popular Nigerian singer is dead

July 11, 2021 Editor 0

Popular Nigerian singer Lanre Fasasi also known as Sound Sultan has died, aged 44. His family just confirmed his demise on Sunday. The rapper was said to have passed on after suffering throat cancer. Details loading…

Why I choose the roles I act, by Isa Bello Ja

July 2, 2021 Blueprint 0

Isa Bello Ja, actor and politician, was born about 67 years ago in Kano City. He tells ALIYU ASKIRA in this interview that he started acting in Television Drama Series about 44 years ago and that because he does not accept roles that will portray him as a wayward person, his admirers and colleagues call him Isa Bello Ja Dattijon Read More

Why I’m no longer active in film production – Hamisu Iyantama

June 25, 2021 Blueprint 0

Hamisu Lamido Iyantama is an insurance broker, film producer, script writer, textile merchant, social commentator, politician and proprietor of a film academy probably. He tells ALIYU ASKIRA in this interview that it was one Danazumi Babachedi that introduced him into acting. Where had Hamisu Iyantama been? Well, actually I was introduced into film acting by Danazumi Babachede because according to Read More

At Kannywood, we promote tribal, religious harmony – Asabe Madaki

June 18, 2021 Blueprint 0

Barrister Asabe Madaki holds a Master’s degree holder in Law; she is a devout Christian from Jama’a local government area in Southern Kaduna. Asabe tells ALIYU ASKIRA in this interview why she decided to take to acting instead of practising as a full-time lawyer. You are a Christian from Southern Kaduna and also a lawyer by profession; why did you Read More

Laycon, Dorathy, Erica, other BBNaija housemates set for reunion *See how, when to connect and watch

June 17, 2021 Editor 0

The re-union show of those that contested during the BBNaija season 5 ‘Lockdown’ edition has been scheduled to begin Thursday. The season 5 edition of the reunion, is another chance given to fans of the reality TV show to look back at all the spectacular moments from the Lockdown season, especially the controversial moments amongst the ex-housemates Ebuka Obi-Uchendu is Read More

Amidst divorce from Kim Kardashian, Kanye West in romantic stroll with star model

June 9, 2021 Editorial IV 0

Kanye West and Irina Shayk have confirmed heated rumors of a new romance amid his divorce from wife of six years Kim Kardashian. In exclusive images obtained by, Kanye, 44, can be seen taking a romantic stroll with Irina, 35, in Provence, France, where they are staying at the luxury Villa La Coste boutique hotel together.  Rumors of the pair’s romance began late last month, with claims Read More

I used my beauty pageant reign to change lives – Model

May 30, 2021 Paul Okah 0

A model, humanitarian, entrepreneur, Law student and founder of the Stella Dike Foundation, Miss Ogeri Dike Stella, has said she used the platform afforded her as Miss Diaspora Nigeria Universe to establish a foundation and reach out to the less privileged in Ebonyi state and other parts of the country.In a exclusive interview with Blueprint in Abuja Sunday, after handing over her crown to the new Miss Read More

No matter how rich a woman is, she needs a man – Fati Yola

May 28, 2021 Blueprint 0

Fati Muhammad Yola, a beautiful and successful Kannywood actress, tells ALIYU ASKIRA in this interview that she has always resisted the temptation to have any amorous relationship with any of her male colleagues in the industry. She also says she is now ready for marriage even though she is choosy. Your personality Some people see me as a stubborn person, Read More

Burnaboy encourages me to be better version of myself – Pa Brymo

May 23, 2021 Editorial IV 0

Precious Agbede popularly known as Pa Brymo is still basking in the euphoria as he shed more lights on his experience with Grammy award winner, Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu popularly known as Burnaboy. The Benin-bred star who spent all his life in the city and started music professionally years back, has now achieved so much with his chosen career, and the Read More

My prayer now is to get married, settle down – Hadiza Aliyu Gabon

May 21, 2021 Blueprint 0

Hadiza Aliyu Gabon, 32, was born in Libreville, Gabon; she obtained a diploma in French from Ecol de Francaise Gabonese in Gabon. She tells ALIYU ASKIRA in this interview that she came to Kaduna in 2006 to further her education, but developed an interest in acting. According to her, she then approached Kannywood king Ali Nuhu to assist her to Read More

Why I’m always with Sani Sule Katsina – Hannatu Bashir

May 14, 2021 Blueprint 0

Hannatu Bashir tells ALIYU ASKIRA in this interview that she is very happy that two of her films are selling like hot cake. Hannatu also speaks on her new films, career projection and her plans for the future. Your two films, Kyalkyal Banza and Karshen Zance, are selling like hot cake? Tell us about them. Well, I thank God and Read More

Why I ventured into entertainment – Amina Buzuwa

May 7, 2021 Blueprint 0

Amina Abdullahi Buzuwa, who hails from Niger Republic, was born in Nigeria where her parents still live. She did both primary and secondary education in Kaduna and later joined the entertainment industry and is being managed by the popular Kaduna-based entertainment guru, Nura Adam Obi, an indigene of Kogi state. In an interview with ALIYU ASKIRA, she talked about love, Read More

Twitter creates emoji for Davido’s ‘E choke’ slang

May 6, 2021 Editorial IV 0

Twitter on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, officially endorsed popular singer Davido’s “E choke” slang with the introduction of an Emoji. 30BG Boss, Davido, is not only known for dropping steady hits and bangers but has proven time and time again to be a trendsetter and major social media influencer. Sometime in 2020, the steady hit-maker had introduced ‘E choke’, which Read More