The Federal Ministry of Tourism, Culture, and National Orientation, on Monday August 4, 2014 oragnised an evening of entertainment for the “Nigeria: Our Heritage Project.”
The project,which is centered on the centennial of Nigeria’s commonwealth was held at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Concert Hall in Washington D.C.
Guests at the event were President Goodluck Jonathan, as well as celebrities including, Don Jazzy, Rita Dominic, Ali Nuhu, Davido, Flavour, Tiwa Savage, Tee Billz, Masterkraft, Tola Odunsi, Leslie Kasumba, Di’ja, Lola Ogunnaike, Obi Asika, Ubi Franklin, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, and Iyanya.
Singer, Emma Nyra has parted ways with Iyanya’s music label, Made Men Music, for reasons unknown. In an exlusive with Channels Television, the ‘Kereshere’ crooner said she is now more interested in ‘female movement’ and working with female artistes.
Emma Nyra who signed with Triple M in 2011 released singles including ‘Ori Mi Wu,’ ‘Kereshere’ and ‘Everything I Do’ featuring the Kukere singer, Iyanya.
Until the time of their parting, Emma Nyra performed on stage several times with Iyanya and travelled on tour to the United States.