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Breaking news: Artist Manager Efe Omoregbe Arraigned in Lagos Court for Alleged COSON Forgery

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Things have really hit the fan with the latest news concerning the infighting/war between COSON board members. To catch up with the history of this infighting, revisit the links below. COSON Sues Efe Omoregbe Over Promoting himself as New Chairman of COSON COSON Infighting: Should Efe Omoregbe resign from the board to protect the organization’s reputation? COSON Saga: Music Icon …

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Audu Maikori Mourns Death of Friend Allegedly Caused by Medical Malpractice Promises Legal Action

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It’s unfortunate to read the sad story shared by Audu Maikori, Chocolate City Founder & Entertainment Lawyer, on his social media page (Facebook) about the death of his friend, over an alleged medical malpractice by two Nigerian hospitals. Read what he had to say. Condolences to the family, Maikori, and other friends of the deceased. -Ms. Uduak —————— I woke …

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Tiwa Savage & TeeBillz Allegedly Headed for Divorce, Listen to the Break Down of Legal Rights Involved

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The latest report on Tiwa Savage and TeeBillz, her music manager turned husband, is that they are headed for divorce. It is unclear where the divorce will be/has been filed i.e. Lagos, Nigeria vs. California, USA Family Law courts. The duo are Nigerian-Americans that returned to Nigeria less than a decade to advance their music careers. It is also alleged …

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AML Exclusive: (Document) Sony Africa v. Ycee’s Tinny Entertainment Breach of Contract Memo

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This document was sent to me regarding the Sony-Africa Tinny Entertainment licensing deal. Tinny Entertainment is home to Ycee, known for his hit single ‘Juice’. The document shows there has been a back and forth between the parties with no resolution of the issues surrounding their licensing relationship. It also, in my view, could mean that Sony Africa may soon …

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Lagos Court Grants Injunction Stopping Linda Ikeji & Tonto Dikeh from Exploiting Churchill’s Son in Reality TV Show

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I saw this coming. I also questioned if Olakunle Churchill, Father of King Andre, a son born to Tonto Dikeh and Churchill, would attempt to stop Linda Ikeji, Linda Ikeji TV and Dikeh from the exploitation of his son’s image, likeness, and voice in the new reality television show titled ‘King Tonto.’ Churchill answered my question by taking action seeking …

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Churchill Seeks Court Injunction Against Tonto Dikeh & Linda Ikeji to Prevent Exploitation of his Child in Upcoming Reality TV Show

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Folks, a few weeks ago, Linda Ikeji, a popular blogger turned media entrepreneur, released a video promo clip announcing the launch of a new reality television show titled ‘King Tonto.’ The clip featured Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh who was quite dramatic in it. Her dramatic antics was nothing unusual. What was unusual, however, was that the promo featured her child …

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Music Icon Onyeka Onwenu Sues Jason Njoku’s IROKING for ₦205 Million Over Copyright Infringement of Songs

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Onyeka Onwenu, a Nigerian and African music icon, has sued British-Nigerian Jason Njoku’s IROKING for 205 million naira over alleged copyright infringement of her songs. On January 14, 2018, Onwenu announced her intention to sue the company, and now, according to The Nation’s Newspaper, she has indeed filed her suit. Onwenu’s public statements on why she was filing the suit: …