Pictures From DR. SID And Simi Osomo Traditional Wedding

Mr and Mrs Esiri

The traditional wedding between Sidney Esiri, popularly known as Dr Sid and Simi Osomo, took place at Ark Event Center, Lekki, Lagos on Sunday July 27.

The beautiful wedding was a fusion of Yoruba and Urhobo cultures.

Dignitaries and friends at the ceremony include Tiwa Savage, Don Jazzy, Toke Makinwa, Funke Akindele, Ice Prince, D-Prince, Banky W, Sasha P, Lynxx, Tania Omotayo, Toolz, Korede Bellow and others.

See some pics of guests and the couple at the wedding below.


The Couple



Tiwa Savage
3 (1)
Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi
6 (1)
Korede Bello, Reekado Banks, Altims
Dr Sid with Guests
Sasha P
Timi Dakolo, funke Akindele
Don Jazzy, D Prince
Ice Prince
Toolz, Simi Osomo
a (1)
Tania Omotayo
Banky W,Lynxx
Stephanie Coker
April by Kunbi
Don Jazzy, D Prince
D Prince, Ice Prince
Simi Osomo, Toke Makinwa
Timi Dakolo, Timaya
Toke Makinwa

Otelo Burning Wins Big At The Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Award

The 2013 edition of the Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Award was held on Saturday at the prestigious hall of the Eko Hotel and Suits Victoria Island.

The event is created to celebrate African film and television talent, both in front of and behind the cameras; the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards will feature several special categories in which viewers will decide the winners directly, alongside several professionally judged categories.

The event brought together past and present Nollywood stars including veteran actress Liz Benson.

Below is a full list of winners at the Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Award

Best Actor – Drama (Movies/TV)
OC Ukeje – Two Brides and a Baby

Best Actress – Drama (Movies/TV)
Jackie Appiah – Perfect Picture

Best Supporting Actor – Drama (Movies/TV)
Matthew Nabwiso – A Good Catholic Girl

Best Supporting Actress – Drama (Movies/TV)
Maureen Koech – Lies that Bind

Best Actor – Comedy (Movies/TV)
Hafiz Oyetoro – House a Part

Best Actress – Comedy (Movies/TV)
Mercy Johnson – Dumebi the Dirty Girl

Best Costume Designer
Ngozi Obasi – The Mirror Boy

Best Short Film
Ngendo Mukii – Yellow Fever

Best Writer – Comedy
Tim Greene – Skeem

Best Sound Editor
Michael Botha & Joel Assaizky – Man on Ground

Best Movie Director
Obi Emelonye – The Mirror Boy

Best Lighting Designer
Dave Howe – Otelo Burning

Best Art Director
Anita van Hemert & Chantel Carter – Otelo Burning

Best Movie (Comedy)
Tim Greene – Skeem

Best Picture Editor
Aryan Kaganof – Man on Ground

Best Movie (Drama)
Akin Omotoso/Fabian Adeoye Lojede/Hakeem Kae-Kazim/Rosie Motene – Man on Ground

Best Local Language Movie (Yoruba)
Tunde Kelani – Maami

Best Local Language Movie (Hausa)
A. Ali/Hafizu Bello – Faida Nura

Best Local Langauge Movie (Swahili)
Sameer Srivastava/Sanjni Srivastava – The Ray of Hope

Best Writer (Drama)
Obi Emelonye/Amaka Obi-Emelonye – The Mirror Boy

Best Television Series
Godffrey Mwampembwa/Marie Lora-Mungai – The XYZ Show

Best Cinematographer
Paul Michelson – Man on Ground

Best Make-Up Artist
Jacqui Bannermen – Otelo Burning

Best Movie
Sara Blecher – Otelo Burning

Industry Trailblazer Award
Ivie Okujaiye

Industry Merit Award
Olu Jacobs


Genevieve Nnaji
Rita Dominic
Stephanie Linus
Funke Akindele
Karen Igho
Kunle Afolayan
Jackie Appiah
Chidi Mokeme
Alex Ekubo
Chinedu Ikedieze
Funlola Awofieybi- Raimi
Linda Ejiofor
Osas Ighodaro
Jim Iyke
Toolz and RMD
Eku Edewor
Eniola Badmus
Ufuoma Ejenobor
Dolapo Oni




Darey signs Zaina to Soul Muzik

Co-founder of Soul Muzik, Darey Art Alade has announced that Zaina US based Nigeria is now signed to Soul Muzik.

Darey described the upcoming artiste as a talented singer, a performer and a fierce entertainer that wants to make her music fans happy.

The upcoming singer Zaina says she’s ‘here to stay, to play my part and add my voice to what’s going on in my great country’.

Zaina has in the past worked with Eldee, STYL Plus, Sasha, Lynxxx and received nods from the popular Nigerian Entertainment Awards.

Lynxx ft Wizkid – Fine Lady (Review)

Chukie Edozien popularly known as Lynxx has released the video to his much awaited single “Fine Lady”.

Lynxx  featured Ayo Balogun popularly known as Wizkid, who added some “Pakuromo style into the video.

Celebrities like Oreka, Dr Sid, Sasha P, Jimmy amongst others added spice.

The untunu master also got his definition of a Fine Lady right in this new video.

The Azonto steps were in line with the rhythm of the music, expression was also accurate, it didn’t look artificial.

Below is the much awaited video:

Pepsi unveilsTiwa Savage and Wizkid as Ambassador

EME singer Ayo Balogun popularly known as Wizkid and Mavin Records first lady Tiwa Savage, have officially been unveiled as the Ambassadors of Pepsi.

The announcement was made during the week at popular club Liquid Lounge in Victoria Island. The event drew fans and friends of the celebrities, including dance queen Kaffy, Vector, Durella amongst others.

The two celebrities have joined Ashionoye and Lynxx who are also Ambassadors of Pepsi.

Wizkid will also be representing the brand for its Blue, Bold & Beautiful campaign.

Reports say they are both currently working on the TV commercials.