Saturday, 30 May 2020

Beyonce speaks out on the death of George Floyd

Beyonce has spoken out on the death of George Floyd, the black man who died after being pinned down by a white police officer in Minneapolis.

Rihanna calls Derek Chauvin a pig and a thug as she reacts to George Floyd death

Rihanna has joined the list of celebrities that have spoken out against the murder of George Floyd, the black man who died after being pinned down by Derek Chauvin, a white police officer in Minneapolis.

Friday, 29 May 2020

Omotola Jalade's husband flies Chinese back home

Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade has shared photos of her husband, Captain Ekeinde flying out Chinese nationals who arrived Nigeria weeks ago. 

I dated and cheated on my ex-manager - Ghanaian singer confesses

Highlife songstress eShun has confessed to dating her former manager, Stephen Mensah, despite denying the claims a few years ago.

Mercy Johnson-Okojie shares adorable photos of her newborn baby

Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson, has for the first time shared photos of her newborn baby, Divine Mercy on Instagram.

Davido's 'Fall' certified gold in Canada

On May 27, 2020, Nigerian superstar, Davido announced that his 2017 single, Fall has been certified gold in the US and Canada.

Olamide praises Don Jazzy on Twitter

Just a day after dropping freestyle on Twitter, Nigerian rapper, Olamide took to his Twitter to fire off certain tweets.

Daddy Showkey advises federal government to legalise Cannabis

Nigerian music icon, Daddy Showkey wants the federal government to seriously consider legalising the use of Cannabis for medicinal purposes.

Tuesday, 26 May 2020

Kaffy loses mum at 82

Kaffy-dancer
Nigerian choreographer and dancer Kafayat Shafau-Ameh also known as Kaffy has lost her mother.

I drafted the contract Cynthia Morgan signed, not Jude Okoye - Former manager, Joy Tongo

Joy Tongo, Cynthia Morgan's former manager has released an official statement on some incidents she said happened, prior to parting ways with the dancehall singer. 

Naira Marley announces online concert for Marlian Day

Naira Marley has announced a free online concert for Marlian Day, Saturday, May 30th. The show is brought to you by Gidi Fest and Marlian Music, produced by Eclipse Live.

Sunday, 24 May 2020

My religion made me stopped kissing in movies - Ali Nuhu

Nollywood actor, Ali Nuhu has revealed why he stopped kissing and hugging in Nigerian movies. 

Cynthia Morgan talks about her ordeal with Jude Okoye

Cynthia Morgan has opened up on her travail after an issue she had with the CEO of her former record label 'Northside Records', Jude Okoye. 

Peter Okoye speaks on Cynthia Morgan's contract issue with brother Jude Okoye

Peter Okoye of the defunct Psquare music Group has reminded Cynthia Morgan of how she rejected the contract he gave her, after she narrated how she "lost everything" associated with her music career to his elder brother and CEO of Northside Records, Jude Okoye. 

Saturday, 23 May 2020

Gatecrasher: A Tech Company Cushions The Effect Of Covid-19 By Providing Jobs.

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As the COVID-19 pandemic is spreading around the globe service providers and societies are facing unprecedented challenges.  it has had ripple effects with devastating impacts on businesses . The crisis, characterized by lockdowns, and restricted movement has already become an economic shock which adversely lead to unemployment.

Several businesses are facing serious challenges, with the real threat of significant declines in revenue, insolvencies, and job losses particularly for small and medium enterprise.

Some organizations are finding innovative ways to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 on businesses.

GateKrasher is a service and solution provider  platform for finding local service professionals and allows users to search for and connect with  service providers to access reliable and affordable services.

The company is poised to enable businesses to acquire customers and more importantly, retain them by making them more accessible through our app and on the other hand provide a reliable service and value for money to users

Hence, it has created a way of ensuring trust between service professionals and customers on the platform. 

Speaking with the CEO Mrs Bola Adejobi to expatiates more on their offering, she said

Our business model is built around digital marketplaces, providing trust, affordability, availability, quality, and access to quality services. 

In the times like this that the COVID-19 outbreak continues to impact the way we live, work and operate, where people need to stay indoors and away from each other, the challenges service providers, particularly the ones with a high physical component, are increasing. 

We as a company are allowing service providers as well as service users leverage on our tech solutions to minimize the impact of the pandemic on their livelihood.

We use information technology to solve everyday problems, making customer satisfaction our number one Priority; while providing peace of mind and Job security for our service providers.  

We are on a mission to encourage a happy union between the customer and service providers.  We have formed a convergence center, where customers are king and service providers provide their services with the highest of professionalism and courtesy.

The trajectory of business development has thus changed, and so must we especially as a company. We think differently and ready to do “business unusual” to help our service providers as well as our service  users cope with economic stresses amid the pandemic adhering strictly to the safety measure by WHO and NCDC.

 Our  customers enjoy essential service without having to be exposed to the open market outside their  homes and business place. To get started on our offer Services providers as well as service users are required to download our App GateKrasher on Google Play Store and Apple store to enjoy world class services that truly works. She concluded.



WHY WE ARE SUPPORTING ENTREPRENEURS AND SERVICE PROVIDERS IN RESPONSE TO CONVID -19-  GATEKRASHER

GateKrasher is a marketplace for various services where clients and service providers meet. As someone who offers service, you can effortlessly find jobs and clients on our platform

As a user, whether you are a company or an individual who need something done, you can find people who offer their services here.  We divide the listings into several categories so you will find it easier to browse our listing.

No one can doubt these are tough and unprecedented times, but the cumulative impact of the pandemic can be cushioned with technology for boosting business growth.

The stability and growth of small businesses and entrepreneurs significantly contribute to the economic vitality of our communities, as they provide important employment opportunities and deliver valuable goods and services

As part of the preventive measure, The closing down or restriction of running operations is profoundly affecting the performance of  service  providers, startups and other organizations. For a lot of small businesses, their management systems are either not adequately established to can’t be fully taken online. This is again turning out to be another reason for concern.

Our number one goal at this time is to support service providers to thrive in a digital economy.

An assessment of the impact of COVID-19 on the global world of work says the effects will be far-reaching, pushing millions of people into unemployment, under employment.

Most business owners  and service providers are extremely stressed at this time ; they cited low sales, reduced or  partially closed markets, limited mobility, no income alternatives, and no safety nets.

We have been working with service providers and entrepreneurs increase their business competitiveness through capacity-building training in entrepreneurial skills and business management, among other things. 

Not forgetting to empower them with safety measure at this time in compliance with the World Health Organization ( WHO) and Nigeria  Control For Disease  Center.

Advising  service  providers and business owners on what they need to do to keep their chin above water, Mrs Bola Adejobi  the CEO of  Gatekrasher said  “Service providers and business  owners need to get more innovative about acquiring customers through more effective channels given the current environment., Our platform the GateKrasher App provides the solution to get them their target customers.

 They also need to look inward and think about what structural improvements they can work on which they did not get a chance to focus on earlier.

 

Reviewing the 'Warriors' album by 2Baba

Welcome to another Cha Cha album Review Series, today I will be talking about the latest album from 2Baba titled Warriors which features the like Wizkid, Burna Boy, HI Idibia, Olamide, Tiwa Savage, Peruzzi, AJ and Syemca.

Friday, 22 May 2020

Quavo finally graduates from high school

Migos rapper, Quavo finally graduates from high school years after dropping out to pursue his music career

My mother did not enjoy the fruit of her labour - Cubana Chief Priest writes

Popular show promoter, Pascal Chibuike Okechukwu, better known as Cubana Chief Priest, shared a throwback photo of his parents carrying him during his baptism.

Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Big Brother Naija season 5 is coming soon!!!

Fans of the popular reality TV show, Big Brother Naija are in for another season of mind-blowing onscreen drama as MultiChoice confirms plans to kick start auditions for the show's 5th season.

Baseone welcomes baby boy with partner


Nigerian rapper, Isaac Sotunde, better known as Baseone has welcomed a baby boy with his partner.

Toyin Abraham shares teaser of Fate of Alakada staring Davido


The producer of Fate of Alakada: The Party Planner, Toyin Abraham has released a new teaser to whet the appetites of her fans

Merry Men 2 to premiere on Netflix

The 2019 blockbuster movie, Merry Men 2: Another Mission is officially the latest title to be acquired by the giant streaming platform, Netflix.

I felt like just dying and leaving this world - Viktoh

Nigerian musician, Viktoh took to Instagram to share his story which stemmed from past experiences with friends. 

Tuesday, 19 May 2020

#StoryTuesday: Memories (Episode Nine)

We started another story series titled Memories, here is the link to Episode Eight in case you missed it. Read the third episode below;

Twilight actor, Gregory Tyree Boyce and girlfriend mysteriously found dead in their home

Twilight actor, Gregory Tyree Boyce and his Nigerian girlfriend Natalie Adepoju was mysteriously found dead in their condo in Las Vegas. 

Saturday, 16 May 2020

Reviewing the 'Yellow' album by Brymo

Name: Brymo
Title: Yellow
Track: 15
Features: Lindsey Abudel
Released Date: April 1th 2020
Producers: Mikky Me Jones and Nsikak David.

#BopDaddychallenge: Nigeria Immigration Service suspends redeployment of five female officers

Authorities of the Nigeria Immigration Service NIS, have suspended the redeployment of five female officers who participated in the viral #BopDaddychallenge by rapper, Falz.

The pilot of Kobe Bryant Helicopter crash was on drugs

Autopsy results of the victims of the crash that took the lives of Basketball player Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gigi Bryant, along with 6 other passengers and the pilot have been released by the Los Angeles County Coroner's office.

R.Kelly is a danger to the community - Judge

Judge Donnelly has denied singer R.Kelly's request to leave jail due to the possibility of him contracting Covid-19, labelling Kelly a 'danger to the community' and a 'flight risk'.

Actress Destiny Etiko pens down emotional tribute after losing her father

Nollywood actress, Destiny Etiko has lost her father. The actress shared her grief in an emotional tribute she penned down to her late father on Instagram.