www.411mania.com
|  News |  Album Reviews |  Columns |  News Report |  Hall Of Fame |
SPOTLIGHTS  SPOTLIGHTS
MOVIES/TV
// Deadpool Officially Moving Forward, Gets 2016 Release Date
MUSIC
// Lea Michele Gets Felt Up In Low-Cut Top on Instagram
WRESTLING
// Major Spoiler Out of Tonight's Impact Taping
MMA
// 411's MMA Roundtable Preview - UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Nelson
GAMES
// New Multiplayer Gameplay Trailer Released for Battlefield Hardline


CD REVIEWS  CD REVIEWS
//  Chris Brown - X Review
//  U2 - Songs of Innocence Review
//  Interpol - El Pintor Review
//  Maroon 5 - V Review
//  Opeth - Pale Communion Review
//  Wiz Khalifa - Blacc Hollywood Review [2]
 HOT ARTISTS
//  Kanye West
//  Rihanna
//  Nicki Minaj
//  Lil Wayne
//  Lady GaGa
SYNDICATE  SYNDICATE



411mania RSS Feeds





Follow 411mania on Twitter!




Add 411 On Facebook
 


 
 411mania » Music » News

Advertisement
Beyonce and Jay-Z's 2006 Nigeria Visit Paid For From Poverty Alleviation Funds
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 02.22.2013



Beyonce and Jay-Z's trip to Nigeria for a music festival was reportedly paid for out of a poverty alleviation fund. Sahara Reports reports that officials in Bayelsa approved around $1 million to be used from the local poverty alleviation funds in order to support the first ThisDay Music Festival in Lagos, which saw the two stars perform.

It is not known how much was paid to the event's performers and all indications are that they were not aware of where the money came from. Beyoncé performed a rendition of the Nigerian national anthem at the festival.






MUST-READ 411 STORIES:

10 Most Anticipated Movies

Nick Diaz: Own Worst Enemy?

Andrei Arlovski: Who's Next?


comments powered by Disqus











www.41mania.com
Copyright (c) 2011 411mania.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
Click here for our privacy policy. Please help us serve you better, fill out our survey.
Use of this site signifies your agreement to our terms of use.