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Wizkid Links Up With Major Lazer on New Single "Naughty Ride"

Wizkid drops his latest single "Naughty Ride" featuring Major Lazer.

DIASPORA—Wizkid drops another collaboration in the lead-up to his upcoming mixtape Sounds from the Other Side, and this time he enlists the help of electronic music trio, Major Lazer, for a surprisingly mellow cut.


On "Naughty Ride" Starboy sings to object of his affection atop sultry, mid-tempo production. It's a different sound for both Wiz and Major Lazer, but catchy nonetheless.

Wizkid's released a slew of high-profile collaborations in the past few months including "Come Closer" with Drake, and "African Bad Gyal" featuring Chris Brown. 

You can stream his new single below. Sounds from the Other Side is due out on July 14, preorder it here.

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The Netherlands Returns Nigeria's Centuries-Old Stolen Artefact

The Netherlands has returned to Nigeria a 600-year-old stolen artefact, the Ife Terracotta, which has been received by Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed.

According to The Guardian Nigeria, the Netherlands has returned a 600-year-old artefact to Nigeria. This comes after the artefact was reportedly smuggled using fraudulent papers through Ghana to the Dutch country. Netherlands ambassador to Nigeria, Harry van Dijk, handed over the Ife Terracotta to Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture. The repatriation of the small but "priceless" Ife Terracotta has been a long journey considering it was reportedly smuggled out of Nigeria in 2019.

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