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ROYALTIES PAYMENT: STAKEHOLDERS MEET TO FIND A SOLUTION

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In 2013, the Independent Broadcasters Association of Nigeria (IBAN) and Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON) suspended the use of musical works of Nigerian artistes who are members of the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) over issues bothering on royalties’ payment.

 

DAAR COMMUNICATION CARTS MANY LAURELS AT NIBRA

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Daar communications Plc, stole the show at the maiden edition of the Nigeria Broadcasting Awards held in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa state capital, over the weekend.

"Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" actor, James Avery dies at 65

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James Avery, a classically trained actor best known for his role as the wealthy uncle of the young rapper Will Smith in the 1990s television comedy "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," has died at age 65.  

ROBBERY, RAPE, KIDNAPPING, DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, MURDER AND THEFT OF MOBILE PHONES ARE NOW PREVALENT CRIMES IN NIGERIA.

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According to the most recent Crime and Safety survey carried out in the country, Robbery, Rape, Kidnapping, Domestic violence and the theft of mobile phones are the prevalent crimes in Nigeria.

The Nigerian Senate enters into partnership with Nollywood

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The Nigerian Senate and Nollywood cement ties to regulate and speedily develop the money-spilling industry to boost the nation’s economy. There was a show of solidarity by the Nigerian senators at the Assembly on the proposed motion pictures bill. 

MBGN Anna Banner at Miss World in Bali, Indonesia

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Nigeria’s representative to this year’s Miss World Pageant, Anna Ebiere is currently in Bali, Indonesia set to hit the competition running. The finale ceremony is set to hold this saturday, September 28th, 2013.Originally scheduled to hold in Jakarta, the finale will now take place in Bali after threats from extremists...

Mixed reactions trail Muslimah beauty pageant won by Nigerian girl

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Mixed reactions have trailed the just concluded World Muslimah Beauty Pageant organized for the Islamic womenfolk as a suitable option to the glamorous Miss World beauty pageant. The pageant which held in Jakatar, Indonesia last week, saw young Nigerian University of Lagos student, Aisha Ajibola Olabiyi, clinch the winning title, with a cash prize of $2,200 and a trip to Mecca.


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