Posts Tagged ‘Copyright’

COPYRIGHT SCANDAL: Mr Eazi apologises, promises to pay to Zaaki Azzay

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 8, 2019
The feud between singer Mr Eazi and torch-bearing veteran singer Zaaki Azzay seems all but over after the former tendered an unreserved apology to the latter over copyright infringement claims. According to Zakky Azzay, Mr Eazi immediately reached out to him after he issued the threat on Instagram to apologise for his sampling his song […]

Katy Perry Ordered to Pay Nigerian $2.78 Million for Copyrights infringement

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 2, 2019
A List American artiste, Katy Perry and her collaborators at her record label have to pay $2.78 million after a federal jury found the pop star copied one of her hit songs. The jury previously found that Perry’s 2013 hit “Dark Horse,” which spent four weeks at No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot 100 in early […]

Why Google Shut Down Linda Ikeji Blog

by Breaking Timeson October 9, 2014
Fresh details have emerged regarding Google’s suspension of Nigeria’s premier blog site – on Wednesday. In a chat with the Punch, Google’s Manager for Communications and Public Affairs, Anglo-Phone West Africa, Taiwo Kolade-Ogunlade, explained why the blog was taken down and cleared the air on the misconceptions of ‘Witch-craft” and “Enemies of progress” belief. […]