17 August 2014
Subunit DiVA to Restart Activities and then Disband
AKB48's subunit DiVA has announced that they will disband at the end of the year. But before the disbandment the group will restart activities for a while. For this final activities former DiVA member Masuda Yuka will return to the group and the 'i' in the name will be changed to capital letters so that they will perform as [DIVA] from now on.
A new single, their first in two and a half years, will be released on October 8th. The release of DIVA's first and last album as well as a final live event are also planned.