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Waje Snubs Stingy Women, Pledges Loyalty To ‘Cheerful Givers Association’
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Waje Snubs Stingy Women, Pledges Loyalty To ‘Cheerful Givers Association’

Singer Waje has pledged her loyalty to the Cheerful Givers Association of Nigeria. The 40-year-old shared a picture of her Identification (ID) card on Instagram on Thursday. She was appointed as the minister of budget and national planning of the association. “With tears in my eyes and with gratitude. With my full chest of pride I pledge my loyalty to this office that I have been given. “I was fine with my matron role but someone found me worthy and sent this,” she wrote. The Cheerful Givers Association of Nigeria came to be after the ‘Stingy Men Association’ trended on Monday. Musician Seun Kuti who founded the association said, “What is this STINGY MEN ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (SMAN) Trying to give us a bad name. We Nigerian men that understand the art of taking care of our...
Seun Kuti Appoints D’Banj As President Of ‘Cheerful Givers Association
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Seun Kuti Appoints D’Banj As President Of ‘Cheerful Givers Association

Singer Oladapo Oyebanjo known as D’banj has been appointed as the president of Cheerful Givers Association of Nigeria. The association was set up by music Seun Kuti to counter the Stingy Men Association of Nigeria. The 38-year-old had revealed in an Instagram post on Tuesday that their motto is ‘because African Women Are Worth It’. Sharing a photo of his ID on Instagram Tuesday, D'Banj who was appointed as the president of the association by Seun Kuti wrote; “I’m Honored to be the president And National Facilitator of The CGAN Just because Givers Never Lack!!!!.” The Stingy Men Association trended on Monday after Mavin Records boss Don Jazzy shared his ID card of social media. Several other men on Twitter have followed suit in acquiring their ID cards.
D’Banj To Hold Private Listening Brunch For New Single With Fans
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D’Banj To Hold Private Listening Brunch For New Single With Fans

Singer D’banj has said he will be holding a private listening brunch for his new single with some fans. The 40-year-old revealed this in an Instagram post on Tuesday. He said he was going to pick three fans to attend the brunch. “Tomorrow I’m having a private listening brunch in Abuja for my new single that comes out 15th. I want to pick 3 of my special fans to attend, interested?” he wrote. Born Oladapo Oyebanjo, D’banj has had so many hit singles since he began his music career. They include ‘Gbono Feli Feli’, ‘Why Me’, ‘Fall in Love’ and ‘Oliver Twist’. In a December 2020 Interview with Daily Independent, the singer said he will be releasing a double album in 2021. “I have a documentary about my story that is coming out soon where I put things that I have not said any...
I Was In Mo’ Hits For A Year, Davido Speaks On His Struggling Days As A Musician
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I Was In Mo’ Hits For A Year, Davido Speaks On His Struggling Days As A Musician

Singer Davido says he was with Mo’ Hits record label for a year. The 28-year-old said this in a tweet while quoting a fans comment. The fan had said, “Davido doesn’t have ‘When I never blow’ stage. Came in with a hit.” Davido replied saying, “I did o .. we all did … I was in mohits house for a year.” Mo’ Hits was founded by D’banj and Don Jazzy in 2004. It had artistes including Wande Coal, D’Prince and Dr Sid. In 2012 Don Jazzy confirmed D’banj left the record label which led to its end. Shortly after Don Jazzy formed a new label called Mavin in 2012. Davido reunited Mo’ Hits artistes at his #30BillionConcert in 2017.
Stop using the death of your child to emotionally blackmail Nigerians!!! Kiki Mordi slams D’banj
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Stop using the death of your child to emotionally blackmail Nigerians!!! Kiki Mordi slams D’banj

Kiki Mordi has slammed D'banj asking him to stop using the death of his child to 'emotionally blackmail' Nigerians. She said this when the singer tweeted in support of police brutality victims, saying he knows the pains their family members are going through because he also once lost a child. His tweet got many retweets and attracted a lot of comments, among which is that of Kiki who called him out, saying; ''Everyday you use your child to emotionally blackmail Nigerians. You're very scary.''
I’m innocent until proven guilty – D’banj says amidst rape allegation
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I’m innocent until proven guilty – D’banj says amidst rape allegation

Nigerian singer, D’banj, has said he is innocent of the rape allegation leveled against him until proven guilty. The 40-year-old singer said this on Monday when he shared a video of himself dancing on Instagram with a caption, “Innocent until proven guilty, Stop social media trial. #SAY no to rape and human rights violation”. Dbanj is currently being investigated by the police for allegedly raping Seyitan Babatayo. A little over two weeks ago, Ms. Babatayo’s friend, Benjamin Ese, alleged that Dbanj raped his friend (Seyitan) on December 31, 2018, at Glee hotel in Victoria Island, Lagos. Things took a confusing turn last week after Ms. Babatayo, was arrested and detained for accusing the singer of rape. Ms. Babatayo’s lawyers, Olamide Omileye of Ojoge, Omileye, and Partne...
D’Banj’s ambassadorial deal with Heritage Bank allegedly suspended over rape allegations
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D’Banj’s ambassadorial deal with Heritage Bank allegedly suspended over rape allegations

Nigerian finance institute, Heritage Bank has allegedly suspended their ambassadorial deal with singer, D’Banj over alleged rape case. It should be recalled that some weeks ago, a Nigerian lady accused D’Banj of raping her sometime in 2018 at Glee Hotel in Lagos state. In a followup story, it was alleged that the singer got her arrested as a way of intimidating and coercing her into backing out. Some Nigerians have also taken to Twitter to drag the singer over alleged news of the lady’s arrest while demanding justice for her. According to a recent report shared on Twitter by a popular Nigerian blog, InstaBlog9ja, Heritage Bank has now allegedly suspended her ambassadorial deal with D’Banj. See tweet as shared by @InstaBlog9ja on Twitter yesterday, June 19 below; ...
Banky W reacts to D’banj’s rape scandal
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Banky W reacts to D’banj’s rape scandal

Nigerian singer and actor turned politician, Banky Wellington, has on Friday taken to Twitter to share his opinion about the rape allegation against fellow singer, D’banj. The 2019 Federal House of Representatives candidate, condemned the alleged arrest and intimidation of the accuser, Seyitan Babatayo, and called expressed hope that justice will be served. “The news lately has been so hard to read, but we must never support the oppressing or silencing of victims by the Police. If Dbanj truly was being falsely accused, then a ‘defamation of character’ lawsuit was the right move – but that’s where it should have stopped.” he wrote. “ “Whether it was overzealous police officers/Dbanj/his handlers that orchestrated it – locking Seyitan and/or her Mom in jail, seizing her phone, p...
Another lady steps forward to accuse D’Banj of sexual harassment
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Another lady steps forward to accuse D’Banj of sexual harassment

A 2nd lady has bravely stepped forward to accuse DBanj of inappropriate sexual behaviour towards her. Dbanj is still dealing with his first rape allegation which has now become a police issue and now has a 2nd one to contend with. A lady took to Twitter amidst the bashing of DBanj and also dropped her story. According to her, she once worked a music shoot with DBanj and he inappropriately groped her. “I worked with this nigga before and he definitely made me feel uncomfortable on set,” Twitter user @Darkskindchk tweeted. “Literally tried to grope my body up ! I was like wtf . This was when everyone was just chilling waiting on the director during a music video.” she added. Whilst not a rape allegation it’s another allegation of sexual assault and DBanj better hope oth...
IG orders probe of D’Banj over rape allegation
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IG orders probe of D’Banj over rape allegation

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered a probe into the allegations of rape levelled against Music Icon, Oladapo Oyebanjo aka D’Banj. This is contained in a letter with reference number CB.7000/IGP.SEC/ABJ/VOl.484/801 signed by the Principal Staff Officer to the IG, DCP Idowu Owohunwa. The letter was addressed to the Deputy Inspector-General of Police, Force Criminal Investigation Department, Area 10, Garki, Abuja. The IG’s letter was in response to a petition written to the IG by Mr. Tommy Ojoge-Daniel, a lawyer to Miss Seyitan Babatayo, who accused D’Banj of raping her in 2018. The letter written by the IG is titled, ‘Re: Petition Against (1) Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo (Aka D’Banj) for Rape Indecent Sexual Assault, Attempted Assault on Miss Seyitan Temidayo The ...
IGP Orders Probe of D’banj Over Rape Allegation
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IGP Orders Probe of D’banj Over Rape Allegation

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has ordered a probe into the rape allegation against superstar singer, Oladapo Oyebanjo aka D’banj. The order was given by the IGP in response to a petition Mr. Tommy Ojoge-Daniel, a lawyer to Miss Seyitan Babatayo who accused D’Banj of raping her in 2018 wrote. The letter with reference number CB.7000/IGP.SEC/ABJ/VOl.484/801 which was written by the Principal Staff Officer to the IG, DCP Idowu Owohunwa and addressed to the Deputy Inspector-General of Police, Force Criminal Investigation Department, Area 10, Garki, Abuja, came after the singer was accused of intimidating the alleged rape victim by getting her arrested. It read in part;  ‘Re: Petition Against (1) Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo (Aka D’Banj) for Rape Indecent Sexual Assau...
‘D’Banj Is Intimidating His Rape Accuser, Seyitan’ – Dorcas Shola-Fapson
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‘D’Banj Is Intimidating His Rape Accuser, Seyitan’ – Dorcas Shola-Fapson

Nigerian actress, Dorcas Shola-Fapson has dropped some interesting details about how D’Banj is intimidating the lady who accused him of rape. According to the actress, she had a phone conversation with the lady identified as Seyitan claiming that D’Banj made them arrest the lady. Taking to her Twitter page, she shared details of the conversation she had with Seyitan.
Rape allegation against D’banj: Tiwa Savage, Rita Dominic, MI Abaga, Toke Makinwa, Timini Egbuson and Eku Edewor react
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Rape allegation against D’banj: Tiwa Savage, Rita Dominic, MI Abaga, Toke Makinwa, Timini Egbuson and Eku Edewor react

Some Nigerian celebrities have reacted to rape allegation against D’banj and arrest of his accuser, Seyitan Babatayo. Recall that Seyitan accused singer, Dapo Oyebanjo aka D’banj, of raping her at Glee hotel in Victoria Island, Lagos, in 2018. She was arrested and allegedly made to recant her statement by the singer’s team. Tiwa Savage, MI Abaga, Rita Dominic, Timini Egbuson, Toke Makinwa, Timi Dakolo and Eku Edewor have all taken to Twitter to react. See their tweets below…
Don Jazzy Reacts to Rape Allegation Against D’banj
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Don Jazzy Reacts to Rape Allegation Against D’banj

Don Jazzy has weighed in on the rape allegation against his former business partner D'banj, which has taken a prominent spot on social media. In tweets he shared, the ace music producer implored the police to thoroughly investigate and the court to do justice on the case which he said saddens his soul. Don Jazzy who urged all victims to speak up, affirmed that it is also important that every accused person is given an opportunity to set the facts straight. The Mavin CEO who averred that the truth will always prevail no matter how long a lie lasts, pointed out that the fact remains that one of them is a victim and the law will protect that person. He tweeted; No matter how long a lie lasts, the truth will always prevail. The fact is that one of them is a victim and the la...
I’m Done and Leaving Everything Behind – Lady who Accused D’banj of Rape Says as she Denies being Arrested
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I’m Done and Leaving Everything Behind – Lady who Accused D’banj of Rape Says as she Denies being Arrested

Seyitan Babatayo, the lady who accused D'banj of rape has denied claims of getting arrested alongside her mother. Report of Ms Babatayo's arrest which investigative journalist Kiki Mordi insisted happened, had been trailed by mixed reaction as some social media users affirmed that D'banj is trying to clear his name while others condemned and accused him of intimidation. In a tweet she shared after her alleged arrest gained public attention yesterday June 17, the lady stated that she is moving on and leaving everything behind her. She tweeted; I’m done with all these back and forth drama...Frank took me to the party and gave me the key to the room. I’m moving on and leaving everything behind me. Thanks and God bless I don’t know where all this rumors are coming from . Mys...
Woman who Accused D’banj of Rape Released after being Arrested
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Woman who Accused D’banj of Rape Released after being Arrested

Seyitan Babatayo, the lady who accused D'banj of raping her in 2018 has been released after being arrested by the Lagos state police. Babatayo's lawyers confirmed her arrest on Tuesday June 16. Her lawyers told Premium Times;   “They arrested Seyitan this morning in Lagos. They arrested our client but somebody is already there to facilitate her release on bail. “This matter is coming to Abuja by tomorrow; we are petitioning. The Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) is taking up the petition tomorrow. That is all I can say about it for now." In a notice D'banj's lawyers Mike Ozekhome Chambers served Ms Babatayo, she was asked to pay the singer N100m within 48 hours as compensation for falsely accusing him of r...
Rape Accusation: D’banj Reacts, Demands N100M Compensation From Accuser
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Rape Accusation: D’banj Reacts, Demands N100M Compensation From Accuser

D’banj, has demanded N100m from Miss Seyitan Babatayo who accused him of raping her in a hotel room on December 30, 2018. In a pre-litigation letter signed by his lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), the musician asked his accuser to make a payment of N100m within 48 hours or face legal action. Today is exactly 1 week after my birthday and this will be the only time I will address the recent false allegations and lies from the pit of hell. I have chosen to do so because the incident is a slap to my marriage and my beautiful wife, my entire family and those who believe in me. I did not want to dignify the slurs with a response but it appears my silence has empowered my accusers to think i have been scared into the shadows so I would like to state that This Accusation are false and lud...
D’banj Praises Wife Didi Lineo as he Shares Beautiful Photos of Them
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D’banj Praises Wife Didi Lineo as he Shares Beautiful Photos of Them

Nigerian singer, D'banj, who recently turned 40 had a special birthday party which was live-streamed with members of the defunct Mo'Hits music group including Don Jazzy, Wande Coal, and others in attendance. He took to his Instagram page evening to praise and thank his wife, Didi Lineo for putting up the 'best birthday party' and 'being such an angel. Sharing beautiful photos of them posing together, the singer wrote: 'Behind Every KING there is a QUEEN.... Thanks, darling for putting up the best Bday party and for being such an Angel. You are the BEST and have been Nothing but a Blessing and I can’t thank you Enough. I love you beyond words boo .' See full photos below.   
Defunct Mo’Hits Artistes Reunite At D’banj’s 40th Birthday Party
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Defunct Mo’Hits Artistes Reunite At D’banj’s 40th Birthday Party

Multiple Award-winning Nigerian Singer, D’banj clocked 40 yesterday and friends and well-wishers celebrated with him in a unique way. The co-founder of defunct music label, Mo’ Hits, organized an online birthday concert in honour of his big day. D’Banj took his fans down memory lane by performing Top 40 of his songs with majority dating back to the good old Mo’ Hits days. Fans were also thrilled to see some former members of Mo’hits at the virtual party; Don Jazzy, Wande Coal among others. Several Disc Jockeys, singers, label executives, show promoters graced the virtual concert. Watch video below
The biggest deal ever! – Dbanj says as he bags endorsement deal with Heritage bank on his 40th birthday
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The biggest deal ever! – Dbanj says as he bags endorsement deal with Heritage bank on his 40th birthday

Dbanj is one of the most decorated Nigerian artistes, winning the awards for Best African Act at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2007, Artist of the Year at the MTV Africa Music Awards 2009, Best International Act: Africa at the 2011 BET Awards, and Best-selling African Artist at the 2014 World Music Awards, Evolution award at the 2015 MTV Africa Music awards. One of his best known hits is ‘Oliver Twist’, which broke the charts in Africa and Uk when it was released in 2012. He took to his instagram page to share the Watch videos below…
D’Banj Petitions IGP Over Rape Allegation Leveled Against Him
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D’Banj Petitions IGP Over Rape Allegation Leveled Against Him

Singer, D’Banj has petitioned Inspector General of Police (IGP) demanding a full-scale investigation into the rape allegation levelled against him by a lady on social media. The respected musician, Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo was accused of raping a lady in 2018 at a hotel in Victoria Island, Lagos. The lady who allegedly suffered the barbaric act also later came out to back the allegation by giving out an account of what transpired. However, has demanded that investigation be carried out because according to him, the allegation was a calculated attempt to ruin his long-standing character and career, as well as disrupt on-going plans for his 40th birthday and album release. Read the singer’s statement below; “Dear members of the public, Our attention has been drawn to the...
DBanj Rape Accusation: Nigerians React to alleged 2018 rape
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DBanj Rape Accusation: Nigerians React to alleged 2018 rape

Nigerians on social media have reacted to the alleged 2018 rape of a lady by Dbanj. Earlier today, a Nigerian model scout, Benjamin Ese called out the musician and entrepreneur, accusing him of raping his friend 2 years ago. The accusation came immediately after the singer made a post on his Instagram page speaking against rape. The Koko Master joined the campaign against sexual violence and demanded justice for rape victims in an Instagram post. “#NoMeansNo We Need to Raise Our Sons right and Teach them to love and Respect Women .We Need Justice for Our GIRLS…Say NO to Rape, Racism, tribalism. Let us stop living in FEAR and HATE ,and start living in LOVE .???,” he had written. Benjamin then made a post saying the singer had no right to speak against rape, accused him of bei...
D’banj Accused of Rape: See Details of ALLEGED 2018 Rape
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D’banj Accused of Rape: See Details of ALLEGED 2018 Rape

Popular Nigerian singer, Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, better known by his stage name D’banj, has been accused of rape by Otunba Benjamin Ese Action, who released details of the ALLEGED 2018 rape incident. Social media users have been left outraged with the prevalence of rape in Nigeria, as many celebrities and key figures called for a stop to it. Taking to Instagram, D’banj showed support to rape victims as he called for a stop to the menace while also calling for justice for every victim. He wrote; “#NoMeansNo We Need to Raise Our Sons right and Teach them to love and Respect Women .We Need Justice for Our GIRLS…Say NO to Rape, Racism, tribalism. Let us stop living in FEAR and HATE ,and start living in LOVE .???” Talent Manager and Model scouts, Otunba Benjamin Ese Action, th...
D’banj Lied To Davido About Putting Kanye West And Big Sean On “Dami Duro” – Special Spesh Says
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D’banj Lied To Davido About Putting Kanye West And Big Sean On “Dami Duro” – Special Spesh Says

During an Instagram live conversation with VJ Ehiz, Special Spesh said that D’banj had promised Davido that he would get American rappers, Kanye West and Big Sean to feature on Davido’s Dami Duro but D’banj never fulfilled that promise. Davido’s hypeman , Special Spesh gave the startling revelation on how D ’ banj made a promise to Davido that he never fulfilled. Special Spesh also bragged on how he scattered D’banj chance of getting May D and Olamide signed to his Label because of an issue he had with the “Oliver Twist” singer. Watch the video below:
“I And D’banj Never Had Money Issues During Mo’hits Days” – Don Jazzy
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“I And D’banj Never Had Money Issues During Mo’hits Days” – Don Jazzy

Music Producer and  Mavin records founder, Don Jazzy, has opened up on how he never had money issues with his partner, D’Banj while they ran Mo’Hits records. In a live programme with the Ubi Franklin, the Special Adviser on Tourism to Governor Ben Ayade, Don Jazzy said he enjoyed an uncommon relationship with D’Banj while they both ran a record label together. “The way I am with people in my company like myself and D’banj, money issues didn’t occur. I and D’Banj were so in sync that D’Banj can go to Oba of Lagos and return with N10 million and we would still share that money. It doesn’t have anything to do with performance o,” he shared while stating the need for record label executives to have a good relationship with their artists. Continuing, Don Jazzy said, “If you are no...
Fake Friends Want To Know Your Business So They Can Share It – D’Banj
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Fake Friends Want To Know Your Business So They Can Share It – D’Banj

Veteran Nigerian artist, D’Banj has given his take on fake friends and their tendency to put your issue all out. He said fake friends are only after getting to know your business before going all out to table it to the world. He simply meant, people should be careful of who they share their problems with, before the problems get leaked out. Fake friends just want to know your business so they can share your business.  
Be Consistent And Never Give Up In Life: D’banj Tell Fans
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Be Consistent And Never Give Up In Life: D’banj Tell Fans

Legendary singer, Dapo Oyebanjo simply known and addressed as D’banj has advised his fans to ensure they remain consistent in whatever they are doing and never give up in life. Using the novel coronavirus as a reference point, the singer stated that not even face mask nor hand sanitizer could believe they would be relevant later in life. He made this known via a post he shared in his official Twitter handle on Sunday, 5th April. He wrote: “BE CONSISTENT AND NEVER GIVE UP IN LIFE … EVEN TISSUE PAPER, HAND SANITIZER AND FACE MASK NO BELIEVE SAY THEM GO BLOW LIKE THIS LIFE NA TURN BY TURN.”  
“How Will The Industry Survive Without Shows” – D’Banj Expresses His Concern Over COVID-19 Lockdown
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“How Will The Industry Survive Without Shows” – D’Banj Expresses His Concern Over COVID-19 Lockdown

D’banj has come on Twitter to share his thoughts on the effect of the lockdown on the Music Industry and how it will survive without shows. D’banj said he loves how people are keeping themselves busy with challenges trending on the Internet, saying it shows who we are, what we have and what we can do. He said that what worries him the most is how the creative Industry which includes Music, Film, Comedy and the rest will survive Financially without Shows and physical performances. Since the Coronavirus became a pandemic, it has affected shows and concerts leading to shows either being cancelled or postponed. As performing or organizing shows is how most creatives survive, D’banj‘s fear is understandable. Nigerian artists whose shows had to be cancelled or postponed be...
“Go And Hide Under The Bed” Nigerians React To D’banj Latest Photo
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“Go And Hide Under The Bed” Nigerians React To D’banj Latest Photo

As the nation and the world at large continues to be ravaged by the corona virus pandemic, citizens of Nigeria are encouraged to stay at home and stay safe. Nigerian celebrities are not left out of this mandate as all eyes are usually always on them too. Nigerian singer, D’banj seems to be doing the needful during this period as advised by the government and the general public. The talented Nigerian musician took to his Instagram page recently to share pictures of himself as he is currently observing self isolation. He is seen in a red shirt with full grown beard and looking cool a always. He captioned the photo ” Before my barber will see me ehn #stayhome #staysafe #stressfree.” Indicating that it would be a long time before he goes out to cut his hair. This pho...
Dbanj Celebrates his Wife Didi Lineo on International Women’s Day 
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Dbanj Celebrates his Wife Didi Lineo on International Women’s Day 

Nigerian singer, Dbanj has taken to his Instagram page to celebrate his wife, Didi Lineo, on International Women’s Day being today March 8, 2020. Sharing this lovely photo of them posing together, the singer wrote: 'Our women, we should love them, we should respect them, we should protect them. Happy international women’s day.'
Chimamanda Adichie Hosts Lupita Nyong’o in Lagos
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Chimamanda Adichie Hosts Lupita Nyong’o in Lagos

Ace Nigerian writer, Chimamanda Adichie hosted Kenyan-born Hollywood actress, Lupita Nyong'o in Lagos yesterday February 22. The private reception hosted in honour of Lupita Nyong'o, was attended by some Nigerian celebrities which include D'banj, Dakore Egbuson-Akande, Omawumi, Richard Mofe-Damijo, Toolz, Femi Kuti, Seun Kuti, Ebuka, Flavour, Bovi and many others. This is coming ahead of the screening of Americanah, an upcoming drama miniseries by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Lupita Nyong’o featured in the ten-episode HBO series directed by Danai Gurira. Americanah is a novel by the Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, for which Adichie won the 2013 National Book Critics Circle Fiction award. It has been a passion project for Nyong’o, the Kenyan-born Oscar winner who optione...
Do You Remember When Genevieve And D’banj Were A Couple, Here Is What Happened Between The Lovebirds
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Do You Remember When Genevieve And D’banj Were A Couple, Here Is What Happened Between The Lovebirds

Some of you think the relationship between D’banj and Genevieve Nnaji was a publicity stunt…it wasn’t! The sexy stars dated off and on between 2009 and early 2012. D’banj opened up to Toolz on the Juice about his relationship with Genevieve and said he doesn’t know who dumped who “Genevieve was a friend…(but now) I haven’t seen her…I don’t know who dumped who. I can tell you for free that Genevieve did the dumping. Not necessarily because she wanted to, but because she had no choice. There were just too many women around D’banj. It seemed at a point, a lot of women wanted a piece of the Kokomaster, including a close friend of the actress who allegedly began an affair with D’banj behind her back. Genny decided she’d had enough and ended things in late 2011. Genevieve and D’ban...
D’banj Gifts Himself 2019 Rolls Royce Wraith To Mark 39th Birthday
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D’banj Gifts Himself 2019 Rolls Royce Wraith To Mark 39th Birthday

Singer D’Banj- well, we don’t actually remember when he released a song- has bought a sleek 2019 Rolls Royce as a birthday gift for himself. He shared a photo of new whip along with the caption below: DO IT BIG , DO IT RIGHT , DO IT WITH STYLE …… BIG CONGRATULATIONS @iambangalee ON YOUR NEW ROLLS ROYCE BIGGEST FISH …….. Na God do am for you bro … I tap into your blessing…… plus HAPPY BIRTHDAY I wish you long life and more prosperity in good health ….. Amen enjoy your day king . The veteran Nigerian star was in Ghana recently to thrill the son of Ghanaian tycoon, Dr Kwame Osei Depite’s son, Kennedy Asante Osei and Tracy Gyamfua Ameyaw during their talk-of-the town wedding. See below:
D’banj Reacted To Burna Boy’s Tweet
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D’banj Reacted To Burna Boy’s Tweet

Oladapo Daniel oyebanjo aka D’banj also known as the the Koko master. A Nigerian award winning act and a song writer . D’banj has alot of international recognition before the rise of Wizkid and davido. He was known for his humble and adorable character. He took to his wall to post about the ongoing conversation with burna boy , which burna said he is the best since Fela kuti. D’banj said ” never be in hurry and do everything quietly and in spirit . Do not loose your inner peace for anything , even if you world seems upset “. See fans reactions  
Nigerians Compare Rema to Burnaboy As He Claim To Have Open International Door for Singers
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Nigerians Compare Rema to Burnaboy As He Claim To Have Open International Door for Singers

It has soon become a disaster as the African Giant crooner and Grammy nominee has claimed to have open doors for Nigerian artistes both home and abroad. This has been taken hard by Nigerian fans. Angry and unsatisfying fans with Burnaboy ‘s comment have angrily turned the internet to a comparison ground. Burnaboy has been compared with Davido, WizKid, Dbanj and even Victor Olaiya who recently lost his life. The worst comparison so far has been the one with Rema who just elevated above the platform of upcoming. Burnaboy has since chosen to be quiet about the whole issue. He has deemed the Nigeria audience too childish to understand his comment.
Singer D’banj Captured Grinding His Wife In A Night Club (Video)
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Singer D’banj Captured Grinding His Wife In A Night Club (Video)

Ace Nigerian musician D’banj and his beautiful wife Lineo Didi had a nice time together in the late hours of yesterday. The couple was spotted at a night club in Lagos enjoying each other on the dance floor. The ‘partyful’ celebration follows an earlier post, D’banj made on social media when he claimed Lineo as his facility as he shared some sexy photos of her adorable wife. In the video, the ‘Fall In Love’ hitmaker was captured grinding the backside of Lineo whilst jamming to a popular Nigerian song. Watch the video below; Video Player http://talkofnaija.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/PTXaqB566owRdjUC.mp4 00:00 00:00 00:12 Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.    
Mixed Reaction: Dban’j‘s Picture Causes Worry As Fans Are Confused Over Sudden Change
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Mixed Reaction: Dban’j‘s Picture Causes Worry As Fans Are Confused Over Sudden Change

Popular Nigerian singer D’banj has caused quite a steer as fans are surprised about his recent look which has caused mixed reactions. The singer fondly called Eja n’la, or Koko Master shared his fourth picture for the year 2020, after wiping clean his account leaving behind 2 pictures from 2019. This picture has caused his fans to worry as many couldn’t believe it was D’banj. He was looking so skinny and sickly and a shadow of himself. Some couldn’t help but ask if that was truly him as some believed that he could have been sick or abused some substance. D’banj is naturally a slim person but this was just not his usual self, and you can tell from his face by just staring at the picture. Although he hasn’t said anything yet with the reactions that trailed his picture,...
Ben Murray-Bruce, Rita Dominic, 2Baba, Basketmouth, Others Celebrate Alex Okosi As He Bows Out Of ViacomCBS
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Ben Murray-Bruce, Rita Dominic, 2Baba, Basketmouth, Others Celebrate Alex Okosi As He Bows Out Of ViacomCBS

Last night, friends of Alex Okosi, the outgoing Executive Vice President and Managing Director of VCN Africa and BET International celebrated him for his contributions to the Media and Entertainment Industry since he took up the mantle of leadership at Viacom Africa 15 years ago. From L-R; Bade Akintunde-Johnson, Country Manager for Nigeria at ViacomCBS Networks Africa, EVP and MD ViacomCBS Networks Africa, Alex Okosi,Co-GM, ViacomCBS Networks, Craig Paterson, and Co-GM ViacomCBS Networks Africa, Monde Twala. The party which was hosted by popular media personality, Tolu ‘Toolz’ Oniru-Demuren and ace comedian Bovi, had in attendance captains of industries across different sectors including Founder Silverbird Group, Ben Murray-Bruce, Nduka Obaigbena, Rita Dominic, D'banj, Toolz, Ma...
ID Africa Announces new Format for 8th Edition of Nigerian Entertainment Conference
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ID Africa Announces new Format for 8th Edition of Nigerian Entertainment Conference

ID Africa, owners of theNETng and producers of Nigerian Entertainment Conference (NECLive) have announced a new format for the 8th edition of the long running conference to be held on Wednesday, April 22, 2020. NECLive which is the premier and largest gathering of entertainment industry professionals in Nigeria will be expanding its format to accommodate new activities, events and programmes in order to deepen its impact and shore up its contributions to Nigeria’s entertainment and creative industry. For the past seven years, NECLive has run as an intensive full day, nine-hour event featuring powerful panel sessions, insights from industry leaders and critically innovative conversations. Past editions of NECLive have seen over 12,000  attendees, reached over 60 million viewers onlin...
D’Banj, DJ Spinall, Praiz, Olisa, Others Turned up for MTN’s MusicTime
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D’Banj, DJ Spinall, Praiz, Olisa, Others Turned up for MTN’s MusicTime

D’Banj, DJ Spinall, Praiz, Olisa and other celebs decided to shut down Lagos at an exclusive party hosted by MTN for the data-bundled music service MusicTime! Ah! Okay, you thought you’re the only one that can parte after parte abi. Stay there! The party was on fleek, gbedu non-stop, the who’s who in the music industry were there. As a host on top of its game, MusicTime! a digital music streaming service, was dropping the hottest jams back to back. Our celebrities could not stay sitting down, from Zanku to Azonto to Shaku Shaku to the evergreen Shoki; they were definitely sweating it and it was mad fun! During the Hangout, industry stakeholders, including Praise ‘Praiz’ Adejo, Oye Akideinde, Donald ‘Djinee’ Osayamwen, and Funso Finnih were engaged in a panel session to discuss th...
“My Heart Will Forever Be Missing A Piece” – Dbanj’s Wife Remembers First Son
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“My Heart Will Forever Be Missing A Piece” – Dbanj’s Wife Remembers First Son

Months after singer, D’banj and his wife, Lineo Didi Kilgrow, lost their first child and welcomed another, Lineo took to social media to share a picture of their baby’s hand for the first time since he was born as she remembers her first son. Recall that the couple lost their first son, Daniel Oyebanjo III last year after he drowned in a pool. And Lineo Didi Kilgrow still remembering him, shared a photo of her new born and wrote about missing Daniel Oyebanjo III despite the birth of another baby… “My heart will forever be missing a piece… but everyday gets better with you in it.” See a screenshot of the post below D’banj and his wife, Lineo Didi Kilgrow who welcomed their son on Thursday, September 19, 2019, in California, USA, have decided to keep their newborn from the P...
“You Do Drugs, You Have Done So Much Evil To Many” – Bankulli To D’banj
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“You Do Drugs, You Have Done So Much Evil To Many” – Bankulli To D’banj

Not too long ago, the beef between DBanj and his former manager, Bankulli popped up again today.. and it has just gotten messier. Now, Bankulli in a no holds barred Instagram post ripped into Dbanj and advised him against doing drugs. In his words, ‘doing Drugs will not help you but worsen your case (I heard about White powder) a shining prospect and you use your bad character to bloat all Away. Hmmm It is never too late to go and seek truthfully the forgiveness and truth you seek look inward change your lifestyle stop lying to yourself that all is well but go back to the source so that all can be well with you. You have done so much evil to many people that we both know of and today I speak for them all. (Dbanj Aka The Kokomaster alias kokomycine… *Drops mic)
Dbanj Blasts Former Manager, Bankulli. He Replies
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Dbanj Blasts Former Manager, Bankulli. He Replies

The long standing beef between Nigerian popstar, Dbanj and his former manager, Bankulli has just popped up again. For those who don't know, Bankulli was Dbanj's manager back in the Mo'hits era but their relationship didn't end well. They fell apart due to 'irreconcilable differences' when the Kanye West 'Good Music' deal came through. Now, both men are on Instagram dragging each other and it doesn't look good. See the screenshot below....
Throwback Photo Of Ali Baba, D’banj And Don Jazzy
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Throwback Photo Of Ali Baba, D’banj And Don Jazzy

Nigerian ace comedian, Ali Baba popularly known as King of Comedy on Wednesday shared a throwback photo of himself with the duo of Nigerian star artistes, D’banj and Don Jazzy. A look at the photo showed it was taken back in the days when D’banj and Don Jazzy were still under Mo’Hits, a record label they co-owned. Mo’Hits Records, according to Nigeria’s Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), Mo’Hits Records Limited was founded in 2006 with D’banj as its first recording artist. Don Jazzy on the other hand was the CEO/President of the label and D’banj was the Co-Owner. The music label went ahead to sign the likes of Wande Coal , Dr SID, D’Prince and K-Switch and they specialised in Afrobeat. However, in March 2012, Don Jazzy in a tweet disclosed that D’banj had left the label. ...
D’banj & Hollywood Actor, Djimon Hounsou Argue Over The Best African Jollof Rice
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D’banj & Hollywood Actor, Djimon Hounsou Argue Over The Best African Jollof Rice

Jollof rice has since been compared all over africa. Nigerian singer D'banj and Hollywood actor, Djimon Hounsou goes competitive as they argue over which jollof rice is the best. D'banj insisted Nigeria jollof rice is the best rice amongst others in Africa. But the born Benin Hollywood actor, Djimon Hounsou cantered his challenge, as he claims Senegalese has the best jollof rice. Not Nigeria jollof Not Ghana Jollof Not Benin Jollof But Senegalese jollof is the best, he said. Watch the video here   View this post on Instagram   @djimon_hounsou This Is Not Blood Diamonds This Is Jollof Wars ??⚔️ ??? A post shared by D'banj D Kokomaster (@iambangalee) on Oct 26, 2019 at 12:35am PDT
D’banj Performs On Stage With Beautiful Lady. Causes A Stir Online
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D’banj Performs On Stage With Beautiful Lady. Causes A Stir Online

Married Nigerian super star singer, D'banj has got Nigerians talking online after a hot video of him performing with a lady's backside emerged online. D'banj who is very energetic was seen singing and performing, held the crowd spellbound as he performed with the sultry lady. The lady who is extremely good showed her expertise with her bum but many fans hailed D'banj for being able to hold it as a married man despite the temptation from the sexy lady.   View this post on Instagram   #Dbanj A post shared by TheFamousNaija (@thefamousnaija) on Oct 22, 2019 at 1:13pm PDT
D’banj Enjoys A Stroll With His Newborn Baby
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D’banj Enjoys A Stroll With His Newborn Baby

Singer, Dbanj shared video of himself taking his newborn baby for a stroll on the street of California. He wrote; Back On My Daddy Duties. #AbleGod #EveryThingIsOk Watch the video   View this post on Instagram   Back On My Daddy Duties.??? #AbleGod #EveryThingIsOk A post shared by D'banj D Kokomaster (@iambangalee) on Oct 19, 2019 at 8:12am PDT