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“In or out of uniform, we live in constant fear of men” Genevieve Nnaji reacts to the murders of Tina Ezekwe and Uwa Omozuwa

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Genevieve Nnaji has reacted to the tragic murder of 17-year-old Tina Ezekwe and Uwa Omozuwa, 22.

Tina was shot dead by two police officers on May 26 in Iyana-Oworo while Uwa Omozuwa was brutally assaulted and raped inside a church where she went to read in Benin.

The deaths of both women sparked outrage and also birthed the hashtags #JusticeForTina and #JusticeForUwa.

Genevieve has now joined those reacting to the tragic news.

She tweeted: “They either abuse their power, or have the power to abuse. In or out of uniform, we live in constant fear of men. Tina Ezekwe. Vera Omozuwa. Rest In Peace my darlings. We will get justice.”

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Grammy Awards 2021: Yemi Alade To Host The 63rd Edition Of The Awards

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Nigerian musician, Yemi Alade will be part of celebrities who are billed to release the nominees of the Grammy Awards 2021.

The singer is one of the most recognized female artists from the African continents.

Her hit song ‘Johnny’ was one of the most played songs as it enjoyed airplay from all over the world.

She has had various nominations from awards including MTV African Music Awards, BET Awards, MTV Europe Music Awards etc.

The subsequent Grammy Awards is scheduled for January 31, 2021, and will be hosted by Trevor Noah.

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Burna Boy Get Grammy Nomination For The Second Time

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Nigerian superstar and self acclaimed Africa giant, Burna Boy’s album ‘Twice As Tall’ has been drafted for a Grammy award in the Best Global Music category.

Although this will be Burna Boy’s second nomination in this category. Earlier in 2020, Burna Boy’s album,African Giant lost the category to Angelique Kidjo.

Earlier, the Recording Academy declared the category formerly known as ‘Best World Music Album’ would become ‘Best Global Music Album.’ Burna Boy lost to Kidjo when the category was known as ‘Best World Music Album.’

If Burna Boy wins, he will become Nigeria’s first Grammy winner since Sikiru Adepoju won with Planet Drum over 10 years ago. Beyonce’s video for ‘Brown Skin Girl’ got a nod for Best Music Video, but it’s unclear if that concerns Wizkid who is a featured act on the song alongside Blue Ivy Carter, Beyonce’s daughter and Saint jHN.

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VIDEO: Laycon Join Forces With ShowMax To Start TV Series ‘I Am Laycon’

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Nigerian rapper and BBNaija 2020 winner, Laycon has declared the launch of his reality TV show dubbed, ‘I am Laycon.’

The singer join forces with an online streaming service, ShowMax for his reality TV show that will premiere in 2021.

He broke the news to his fans on his Instagram handle; @itslaycon with a post and a caption that reads;

I’m excited to announce to you that, Showmax and I, have started shooting the first Nigerian Showmax Original reality series: I am LAYCON!!!!!

Trust me when I say this, it’s going to be massive. 2021 is about to be lit!!! #IamLayconShowmax #ShowmaxOriginal #ShowmaxNaija @showmaxonline.”

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