Simi ft Pearl – Unpretty (Work Cover)

Simi teams up with Pearl for an acoustic cover of songs from TLC’s “Unpretty”, Simi’s “Jamb Question” to Asa’s “Bibanke” and finally Rihanna’s latest song “Work”, they
delivered topnotch vocal dexterity that will definitely awe and entertain you. Simi is certainly the rave of the moment after her flawless performance in the latest music video/ film, Soldier, by Falz.

VIDEO + AUDIO: Runtown ft. Wizkid – Lagos To Kampala

“Nigerian Afrobeats artiste Runtown presents the official music video for his song “Lagos to Kampala” featuring Wizkid


El-Rufai, Amaju, Mikel, Siasia Win Big At Bet9ja Pitch Awards

All eyes were trained on the ancient city of Kaduna this weekend has it hosted not only the AFCON qualifying match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Pharaohs of Egypt, but also played host to the crème de la crème of Nigerian football locally and internationally at the Bet9ja Nigerian Pitch Awards.

Held at the prestigious Hotel Seventeen in Kaduna, the evening was made significant as critical players, shapers and influencers in Nigerian Football were honored and recognized by their peers. 

Executive Governor of Kaduna state, Mallam Nasir El Rufai, who was awarded the Special Achievement Award, received his award from current NFF Chairman Amaju Pinnick. The Governor said he was ‘humbled’ at such recognition, and after citing Kaduna’s great contribution to Nigerian football in terms of its talent, he pledged support “for any organization aiming to grow the sport of football in the state.”

Currently most capped player and Super Eagles Captain Mikel Obi also received the Player of the Year award, which was presented by Title Sponsors Bet9ja, represented by the Chairman, Mr. Kunle Soname.

Mr. Kunle Soname, Chairman Bet9ja, had this to say about the event.

“Bet9ja is delighted to be associated with an award ceremony, that rewards excellence, skills and hard work in football. As Nigeria’s foremost sports betting company, we’ve been involved in rewarding football fans that possess forecasting skills since we came into the business and as fans of Nigerian footballers, coaches and administrators, any event, which seeks to promote them will naturally attract our support.

It is therefore a source of joy for us to partner with Nigeria’s most prestigious football awards fully supported by the Nigeria Football Federation.”
Amaju Pinnick received the Sam Okwaraji award for his efforts in Nigeria football since he took over a year ago.  Also at the impressive ceremony were NFF 1st Vice President Seyi Akinwunmi, 2nd Vice President/LMC chairman Shehu Dikko, Board Members Ibrahim Musa Gusau, Ahmed Yusuf Fresh, Sharif Rabiu Inuwa, Sunday Dele-Ajayi, Babagana Kalli, Suleiman Yahaya-Kwande and Chris Green, as well as General Secretary, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi.

Winners on the night include:

Special Achievement Award
His Excellency, Nasir El-Rufai
Executive Governor, Kaduna State

Barr. Solomon Dalong
Minister of Sports

Sir Mike Mbama Okiro
Chairman, Police Service Commission

Dr. Mohammed Sanusi
General Secretary, Nigeria Football Federation


Queen of the Pitch
Asisat Oshoala
Liverpool Ladies

King of the Pitch
Odion Ighalo
Watford FC


Football Achievement Award
Samson Siasia
Super Eagles Chief Coach

Rasheedi Yekini Award 
Gbolahan Salami
Warri Wolves FC
Coach of the Year
Emmanuel Amuneke
U-17 Golden Eaglets

Football Friendly Governor of the Year
H.E Nyesom Wike
Rivers State

Sam Okwaraji Awards
Segun Odegbami - (Ex-International)
Amaju Pinnick - (Administrator)
John Obi Mikel - (Highest Number of Caps in the team)

Photos from Chrissy Teigen's baby shower hosted by Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian hosted a lavish baby shower for Chrissy Teigen and husband John Legend
at her Bel-Air mansion Saturday. The Kardashian women Kim, Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian and mother Kris Jenner were all there. Kardashian family friend Malika Haqq, their hairstylist Jen Atkin and FABLife's Leah Ashley. Kendall and Kylie skipped the partyChristy was grateful for the baby shower hosted for them and wrote:

My everything. Excited to meet this little girl soon and to see you shower her with the same love you give to me! We are so grateful to be surrounded by so many loving, kind, hilarious, generous, thoughtful beings. Feeling so lucky, so happy and so ready!' More photos after the cut...

With her mum