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BBNaija star, Angel Smith Lists Out Some of her Achievements At 21
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BBNaija star, Angel Smith Lists Out Some of her Achievements At 21

Big Brother Naija star, Angel Smith is celebrating some of her big wins at the age of 21. Taking to Twitter to list out some of her achievements, Angel said she's been able to get a house, car, with millions of naira saved in her bank account. Though, she admitted going through some rough patches, which she later overcame. She also spoke about being suicidal and for not having a clear vision of what she had wanted in life, before things got better for her. She wrote: I don’t acknowledge my progress enough, so today I just want to say that I have done so much for myself at 21. I’ve gotten a house, bought a car, saved millions, cried, laughed, fallen down just to get back up again. I acknowledge myself and acknowledge how far I’ve come. From being suicidal and not having a cle...
Music producer, Spellz and wife build a mansion in Lagos
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Music producer, Spellz and wife build a mansion in Lagos

Music producer, Spellz and his wife, Hadiza Dije have built a mansion in Lagos. The couple were congratulated by actress Layole Oyatogun who described their mansion as an "architectural masterpiece". Oyatogun also noted that the Spellz and Hadiza work very hard and smart, and are humble and quiet about their achievements. She wrote; Super proud of my friends @spellzjamin and @dehadzafashion this is an architectural masterpiece! Congratulations!!! your new home is beautiful! I have seen you guys work hard and smart! , your commitment, dedication & doggedness brought you this far but most importantly your love for God is unshakeable, I love how you guys are humble and quiet about your achievements but I must loud this one
The best decision I made in 2021, was selling my Range Rover to complete my house – Actress, Nkechi Blessing
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The best decision I made in 2021, was selling my Range Rover to complete my house – Actress, Nkechi Blessing

Nollywood actress, Nkechi Blessing has revealed that the best decision she took last year, was selling her Range Rover car to raise money to complete the house she was building. According to her, a car is never an achievement but a necessity. The actress also disclosed that she is now driving the space bus she bought for her late mom. Sharing a photo of her new home, the actress wrote: "The best decision I made in 2021 was selling my Range Rover to complete this beauty behind me. Tnk God for the space bus I bought for my mum. Shey landlady for Dey trek by now, It’s 2022 Try set your priorities right. A car is never an achievement but a necessity,a means of transporting you from one place to another. This is my own opinion and I did not call for a debate..Choose whatever works fo...
Maguire names three Man United legends he wants to emulate
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Maguire names three Man United legends he wants to emulate

Manchester United captain, Harry Maguire has named the three Red Devils legends he wants to emulate at Old Trafford. Maguire said he wants to repeat the achievements of Wayne Rooney, Rio Ferdinand and Nemanja Vidic at Man United, adding that he grew up idolizing the trio. The England defender stated this ahead of Man United’s FA Cup third round tie against Aston Villa on Monday night. “I grew up idolizing the likes of Wayne [Rooney], Rio [Ferdinand] and [Nemanja] Vidic and I want to repeat what they achieved,” Maguire said as quoted by Sportskeeda. “I’m privileged to be captain and I have got a responsibility to lead the players and turn things round.” Rooney, Ferdinand and Vidic were all part of Sir Alex Ferguson’s squad that won every available trophy for Man United. ...
Lai Mohammed lists President Buhari’s achievements in 2021
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Lai Mohammed lists President Buhari’s achievements in 2021

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has listed 100 achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2021. Claiming that success is not measured by the number of challenges you face but by how you tackle the challenges, Lai Mohammed stated that the Buhari-led administration has made “tremendous” progress in fighting insecurity and growing the economy. Here's the full statement; TEXT OF THE PRESS CONFERENCE ADDRESSED THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF INFORMATION AND CULTURE, ALHAJI LAI MOHAMMED, IN LAGOS ON THURSDAY, 30 DEC, 2021 TO SHOWCASE THE ACHIEVEMENTS OF THE BUHARI ADMINISTRATION DURING THE OUTGOING YEAR 2021 Gentlemen, good morning, and thanks for honouring our invitation to this press conference which, in line with our tradition, we have called to brief you on the ac...
NURTW boss, MC Oluomo’s kids, Taiye and Kehinde Akinsanya, bag degrees from US Universities
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NURTW boss, MC Oluomo’s kids, Taiye and Kehinde Akinsanya, bag degrees from US Universities

Taiye and Kehinde Akinsanya, the children of NURTW boss, Musiliu Akinsanya aka MC Oluomo, have just bagged degrees from Universities in the United States. Kehinde bagged a B.Sc in Healthcare Administration from Albany State University while his twin sister Taiye bagged a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and a minor in Management from Columbus State University. Celebrating her achievement, Taiye on her IG page wrote; ''Alhamdulillah, all praise to Allah. December 11 2021, I would be graduating from Columbus State University with my Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and a minor in Management. Latin honors in Cum Laude. …………. Dream big, work hard, stay focused, and surround yourself with good people.#csugrad2021 On to the next page. Taiye Akinsanya,...
Why Cristiano Ronaldo is the greatest – Darren Bent
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Why Cristiano Ronaldo is the greatest – Darren Bent

Darren Bent has provided major reasons he believes Cristiano Ronaldo is the greatest football player. He gave the reasons while slamming Captain, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for his lack of ‘hunger and the desire’. He said these qualities are things that have made Ronaldo a great achiever in the game of football. Ronaldo scored a brace to down Arsenal on Thursday in a thrilling Premier League game at Old Trafford to clinch his 800th and 801st goals in professional football. Bent noted that Ronaldo is still firing at the ripe age of 36 and has 338 goals and 80 assists in 377 games since turning 30, a remarkable achievement. The Portugal international has continued to play at the very highest level with Real Madrid and Juventus before his return to Old Trafford. And Bent be...
Cristiano Ronaldo publicly backs claims Lionel Messi ‘STOLE’ the Ballon d’Or from him and Robert Lewandowski
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Cristiano Ronaldo publicly backs claims Lionel Messi ‘STOLE’ the Ballon d’Or from him and Robert Lewandowski

Cristiano Ronaldo has publicly backed claims that Lionel Messi stole the Ballon d'Or from him and Robert Lewandowski. PSG star Messi won his seventh Ballon d'Or on Monday night November 29, beating Bayern Munich striker Lewandowski to the prize by 33 votes. Ronaldo,  a five-time winner, finished sixth and 435 votes with the Manchester United forward commenting 'facts' underneath a fan post detailing why the Portugal captain deserved the gong over Messi. The post, on the page of a fan account called 'Cristiano Ronaldo - The Legendary' which Ronaldo himself follows, details Ronaldo's 2021 achievements before branding Messi's accolade as 'Theft. Dirt. Shame. Simply regrettable. The post read; ''Who saw, saw. Anyone who is smart enough knows who the real deserving ones are. ...
Ballon d’Or 2021: Chelsea named Club of the Year
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Ballon d’Or 2021: Chelsea named Club of the Year

Chelsea have just been announced as Club of the Year – comprising the achievements of both their men’s and women’s team. Emma Hayes is there as manager of the Women’s team and makes the point she hopes the team can be there in future – it’s the international break for women’s football so they are unable to be present. Thomas Tuchel is also in attendance and praises the achievements of his side, the women’s team – WSL winners – and the academy sides, too.
”I’ve never seen a woman who makes me want to gossip about her unless it’s an achievement like she bought a private jet” – Huddah Monroe says
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”I’ve never seen a woman who makes me want to gossip about her unless it’s an achievement like she bought a private jet” – Huddah Monroe says

Kenyan socialite, Huddah Monroe, has said that she does not talk gossip about other women. According to the Big Brother Africa star, all her conversations with friends are about business, skin care and makeup. "If you know me. You know I don't talk about other women! I don't even let that convo happen. And if I do it's bout their achievements. Failure is not something to discuss. We are not attracting that energy" she said on Instagram today. "All my conversations with my girls for hours is business, dick, pussy care, skin care and make up. But never about other women. Ive never seen a woman who makes me wanna gossip about her uncless it's an achievement like she bought a jet." she added
Nigerian Filmmaker, Mishael Maro Amos heads to University of Oxford
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Nigerian Filmmaker, Mishael Maro Amos heads to University of Oxford

Nigerian filmmaker, producer and funder, Mishael Maro Amos has been selected for the James Currey Writing and Publishing Workshop, facilitated by British/South African writer, Stephen Embleton, who has been chosen as the James Currey Fellow at the African Studies Centre, University of Oxford.�� Samson Onwe, President of The James Currey Society, in his letter, said: ?I am delighted to congratulate you for being approved for the James Currey Writing and Publishing Workshop for 2021/22, (January 5th - February 7th, 2022), which reflects your achievements in the field of African Literature.� Mr. Amos is an accomplished creative producer, who co-executive produced Other Side of History, a biopic of Emeka Ojukwu, who studied Modern History at Lincoln College, University ...
33-year-old Olympic gold medalist, Paul Kehinde is dead
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33-year-old Olympic gold medalist, Paul Kehinde is dead

Olympic gold medalist and current world record-holder in the men’s 65kg weightlifting category, Paul Kehinde, popularly called Olumi Agberin, is dead. Kehinde died at the age of 33 on Thursday after a brief illness. He was also a former world number 1 Para Powerlifter, and Commonwealth Games Champion. Kehinde’s achievements include winning a Silver at the 2011 World Championship, Gold at the 2014 Commonwealth Games, and Gold at the 2015 All African Games (setting an African record of 214 kg). The deceased also won Gold at the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games (broke the world record twice with lifts of 218kg and 220kg), Gold at the Mexico World Championship with another world record lift of 220kg and then another Gold at the 2018 FAZZA World Para-Powerlifting Championsh...
Fela, Burna boy inspires me – Super Eagles defender, Troost Ekong
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Fela, Burna boy inspires me – Super Eagles defender, Troost Ekong

Super Eagles and Watford defender, William Troost-Ekong has named Afrobeat legend Fela Anikulapo Kuti and Grammy award winning singer, Burna Boy as people who inspire him. He revealed this while speaking to Watford’s official website on Black History Month. The Black History Month is a special month (October) set aside to amplify the work of black people and recognise their achievements in our society. According to Ekong, he’s inspired by the messages in Burna Boy’s songs. “His music inspires me, maybe like a modern-day Fela because he also has very strong messages in his music and I love what he stands for. He has a great connection with the UK and coming from Nigerian heritage, he’s someone I can relate to.” he said. On Fela, who is regarded as the pioneer of Afrobea...
Tuchel apologises to Chelsea fans after Newcastle win
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Tuchel apologises to Chelsea fans after Newcastle win

Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel has apologized to the club’s fans after their Premier League 3-0 win over Newcastle United for missing their chant about him and his team. Chelsea defeated Newcastle on Saturday at St James’ Park, thanks to two goals from Reece James and a strike from Jorginho. Chelsea’s supporters showed their appreciation for Tuchel by chanting his song throughout the encounter. The words to the chant sung by the Chelsea fans goes: “We have got super Thomas Tuchel. He knows exactly what we need. Thiago at the back, Timo in attack. Chelsea’s going to win the Champions League!” However, when asked about the chant, Tuchel told Chelsea TV after the game, “Oh, I didn’t hear it, I’m sorry for that. “I was impressed we had so many supporters here [at St James’ Par...
Dele Momodu joins PDP, apologizes for helping Buhari become president
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Dele Momodu joins PDP, apologizes for helping Buhari become president

Media practitioner and former presidential candidate, Dele Momodu, has joined the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Momodu, the publisher of Ovation magazine, announced the development in a statement released on Friday, October 29. In his statement, Momodu apologized for working towards the election of President Buhari in 2015. The statement reads “It is with a deep sense of responsibility and commitment to a unified and developed Nigeria that I have decided to re-enter the political arena and join the fray of active politicking again. I have been very frustrated about the state of our country and the manner the ruling party APC has virtually returned and reduced Nigeria to the rubbles of the stone age. Dele Momodu joins PDP, apologizes for helping Buhari become president I ha...
Victor Osimhen names three players who inspired his football career
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Victor Osimhen names three players who inspired his football career

Napoli striker, Victor Osimhen, has named three football legends that inspired him to become one of the best young strikers in the world. According to Osimhen, Chelsea legend Didier Drogba, and fellow Nigerians, John Obi Mikel and Odion Ighalo, inspired him to reach greater heights. The 22-year-old is enjoying his best start to a Serie A season after joining Napoli from Lille in the summer of 2020. The Super Eagles forward has so far scored nine goals for both club and country this season and has now explained his inspiration, how it feels to play in one of the world’s top leagues. “It feels good, it all started like a dream, boyhood dream from the slum,” Osimhen said in a chat with an international teammate, William Troost-Ekong, on the latter’s YouTube channel. “I just w...
Michael Jordan, Stephen Curry snubbed in NBA 75th anniversary video
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Michael Jordan, Stephen Curry snubbed in NBA 75th anniversary video

Basketball legend Michael Jordan and Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry were absent in the National Basketball Association’s 75th Anniversary video which has caused an uproar among fans of the game. The NBA is in its 75th season and to mark the landmark achievements it had recorded over the years, a short film was released to celebrate the different eras of the league. However, the three-minute video features all-stars from different eras except Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan and Steph Curry. Jordan leads a quiet life away from the limelight, without a presence on any social media site. However, the 6x NBA champion has always managed to maintain an association with the league being the majority owner of the NBA franchise, the Charlotte Hornets. Curry, on the other ...
Islamic televangelist Zakir Naik takes to Facebook to seek for wife for his son, lists conditions
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Islamic televangelist Zakir Naik takes to Facebook to seek for wife for his son, lists conditions

Popular Indian Islamic televangelist, Zakir Naik has taken to Facebook to seek for wife for his son. The renowned non-Arabic scholar stated that he is looking for a virtuous Muslim girl of good character for his son Fariq, so they can be a source of guidance and strength for each other. Naik in the post shared on his verified Facebook page, said a father or relative of a girl who is eligible should respond to his request with the required information. He wrote;   I am looking for a wife for my son Fariq, a virtuous Muslim Girl of good character, such that my son and his wife can be a source of guidance and strength for each other. If you are the father or relative of a girl you think is eligible, and who agrees to look into this, I would humbly request you to respo...
Cristiano Ronaldo boasts, sends message to Ali Daei after breaking all-time Goalscoring Record
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Cristiano Ronaldo boasts, sends message to Ali Daei after breaking all-time Goalscoring Record

Portugal captain, Cristiano Ronaldo has said that the world record for goals scored in men’s international football he broke on Tuesday against Ireland is the most special record for him. In a lengthy Instagram post, Ronaldo said that in all the records he had broken in his career, this particular one was very special for him and is on the shelf of the achievements that makes him really proud. Ronaldo scored his 110th and 111th goals for Portugal in their dramatic 2-1 World Cup qualifying win over the Republic of Ireland on Wednesday. The 36-year-old scored two late headers to break and extend the record. Ali Daei scored 109 goals for Iran between 1993 and 2006 but Ronaldo equalled it in the Euro 2020 with a double against France. “I can’t even start to expre...
‘It’s disrespectful’ – Ronaldo Frowns at reports linking him with PSG, others
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‘It’s disrespectful’ – Ronaldo Frowns at reports linking him with PSG, others

Juventus superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo, has spoken on speculations linking him away from the Italian giants. The 5-time Ballon d’Or winner said that those speculations concerning his future are only but disrespect to him as an individual and as a player. Ronaldo lamented what he described as as the frivolous way his future is covered in the media, adding that it shows no respect to all the clubs involved as well as to their players and staff. The star forward said that despite all his achievements in the round-leather game, even during his trophy-laden 9 years at Real Madrid, he had a relationship of deep affection and respect for the club. He said he has retained this respect to this day, and will always cherish it, adding he is certain that the true Real Madrid fans will con...
Tolani Tayo-Osikoya, Diary of a Kitchen Lover, Shares Inspiring Success Story
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Tolani Tayo-Osikoya, Diary of a Kitchen Lover, Shares Inspiring Success Story

Tolani Tayo Osikoya Owner and Creative Director, Diary of a Kitchen Lover recently began what appeared to be an animated diary series, which was the curation of her experiences while building the established Diary of a Kitchen Lover (DOAKL) brand, recognized by many today. Tolani had previously announced to her fans and followers via her Instagram platform of her intentions of starting a “Fresh New Chapter”. In what looked like a ‘Goodbye’ speech, the successful Food Blogger thanked everyone for the love and support thus far in establishing the Diary of a Kitchen Lover brand, according to her “the brand has grown tremendously over the years and now it is time for a New Chapter…” She also promised to share her success story before the unveil of this New Chapter. See post below: ...
Socialite, Pretty Mike bags PhD in Business Management
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Socialite, Pretty Mike bags PhD in Business Management

Socialite, Pretty Mike has bagged a PhD in Business Management from the European American University,  Republic of Panama. The socialite took to Instagram to announce that he's now Dr Mike Ezenwalie. Sharing photos of himself in his graduation gown, he wrote: "Celebrate me now that I’m alive. Dr Mike Ezenwalie. Congratulations “Doctor of Science In Business Managment & Corporate Governance #DrPrettyMikeOfLagos. I know my heavenly Father, my Parents,Mentors,Family, Friends and Fans are Proud of me and my achievements, I’m not Perfect but I will cont to push for a better tomorrow amongst us all. Congrats to me."
Olympics: Jamaica’s Thompson-Herah banned for Posting footage of her Victory
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Olympics: Jamaica’s Thompson-Herah banned for Posting footage of her Victory

Jamaican sprint queen Elaine Thompson-Herah prompted a rare climbdown from social media giant Facebook after being banned for posting footage of her own victory at the Tokyo Olympics. Thompson-Herah put up video on the Facebook-owned platform Instagram showing her win in the 200m on Tuesday, when she completed an unprecedented women’s “double-double” in the 100m and 200m at the Rio and Tokyo Games. Justifiably proud of her achievements, Thompson-Herah later revealed she had been temporarily suspended because of rights issues. “I was blocked on Instagram for posting the races of the Olympics because I did not own the right to do so. So see y’all in 2 days,” she tweeted. The action prompted disbelief among the runner’s followers on social media, with many questioning the ...
Imo police release photo of DPO killed during bandit attack on Omuma divisional headquarters
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Imo police release photo of DPO killed during bandit attack on Omuma divisional headquarters

  The Imo state police command has released the photo of CSP Fathmann Dooiyor, the divisional police officer killed during an attack on Omuma Divisional Headquarters Omuma, Imo State on July 26. The deceased officer paid the supreme sacrifice while repelling bandits who attacked the Police Station on the day. A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, CSP Michael Abattam today August 4, said the command is proud of him the deceased officer who was a patriot, professional and dedicated Police officer. He said Imo state Police Command is proud of the deceased and his achievements. He added that the state commissioner of police, CP Abutu Yaro, wishes him eternal rest.
Michelle Obama Praises husband, Barack Obama, as he turns 60
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Michelle Obama Praises husband, Barack Obama, as he turns 60

Michelle Obama took to Instagram to praise her husband, Barack Obama, while celebrating him on his 60th birthday. The former US First Lady said that Barack is a "present, loving father" to their girls and that tops all his achievements. She then thanked him for "never letting the weight of the world get in the way of being a wonderful husband and father."
Ndidi: FA Cup success will push Leicester City to more glory
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Ndidi: FA Cup success will push Leicester City to more glory

The Nigeria midfielder played a key role as the Foxes clinched the FA Cup at Wembley Stadium last season Wilfred Ndidi is proud of Leicester City’s achievements last season and he is eager to help them win more titles in the 2021-22 campaign after last season's FA Cup triumph. The Super Eagles star played a crucial role in the middle of the park as Brendan Rodgers’ men came out victorious in the oldest football competition in the world after defeating Chelsea 1-0 at Wembley Stadium. The FA Cup triumph was Ndidi’s maiden title in his career and he described the feeling as "incredible" while hoping to win more silverware next season.
Falcons star Ohale joins Alaves till 2023
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Falcons star Ohale joins Alaves till 2023

Super Falcons defender Osinachi Ohale has joined newly promoted Primera Iberdrola side Deportivo Alavés Gloriosas on a two-year deal. The Falcons defensive stalwart, who spent the last six months with Madrid Ladies, was unveiled by the club on their website and on their social media handles on Wednesday. “Deportivo Alavés and Osinachi Ohale have reached an agreement whereby the Nigerian defender becomes a new Albiazul player for the next two seasons. Ohale stands out for her physical power. In addition, she has great strength in defence, being an expeditious player on the court and with the ball out in the first meters of the field,” the club said. The highly experienced defender has also played in Sweden, Italy, USA and Spain In a short video posted on Instagram by the club, Ohale s...
Nigerians are the problem of the country – Buhari
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Nigerians are the problem of the country – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the problem of the country is Nigerians and not ethnicity or religion. Receiving members of the Muhammadu Buhari/Osinbajo (MBO) Dynamic Support Group, who visited the State House in Abuja on Wednesday June 30 to present a compendium of five years achievements of the administration, the President recounted his struggle to get justice after disputed results of presidential elections in 2003, 2007, and 2011. Buhari said that those who ruled against him were of his own ethnic stock and religious persuasion, while those who stood up for him were of other faith and ethnicity. The President said; “Our problem is not ethnicity or religion, it is ourselves. “After my third appearance in the Supreme Court, I came out to speak to those who w...
195 Countries Send Tributes Following Death Of TB Joshua
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195 Countries Send Tributes Following Death Of TB Joshua

A total of 195 countries have sent condolence messages to the Synagogue Church of All Nations following the death of its founder, Prophet TB Joshua. According to Punch, his death increased the church’s followers on social media by over 600,000. The church said it had also received tributes from 195 countries since the announcement of his demise. The ministry stated this on Tuesday during a press briefing in Lagos to officially announce programmes for his burial. The briefing was led by a Briton, Dr Gary Tonge, who claimed to be a friend of the ministry. The cleric died on Saturday, June 5, 2021, just seven days to his 58th birthday. Tonge, who read the address, said TB Joshua’s death was by divine will. He said, “His supernatural call home was met with an outpourin...
President Buhari Mourns Death Of Ex-Top Military Officer
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President Buhari Mourns Death Of Ex-Top Military Officer

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the family of a former Provost Marshall of the Nigerian Army, Major-General R.I.D Isa over his death. The President in a statement on Monday through his senior special assistant on media and publicity, Garba Shehu also extended his condolence to the people and government of Plateau State. He described the late Isa as an illustrious father and son while sending them heartfelt commiserations The statement added that “as a former Provost Marshall of the Nigerian Army and Director of Peacekeeping Operation, Defence headquarters, the President affirms that Major-General Isa made significant contributions in the successes and achievements of Nigerian contingents in several UN peacekeeping operations.” “President Buhari prays almighty A...
I was accused of stealing someone’s husband and bullied all through my marriage – Caroline Danjuma says as she reveals she wished her rift with Davido over Tagbo’s death never occurred
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I was accused of stealing someone’s husband and bullied all through my marriage – Caroline Danjuma says as she reveals she wished her rift with Davido over Tagbo’s death never occurred

Actress Caroline Danjuma who says she will be turning 34 on June 26, has addressed certain issues which occurred while she was married and after her marriage ended. In an Instagram post she shared, the actress alleged that she was accused of stealing someone's husband and bullied on social media while her marriage lasted. She added that during this time, no one came out to claim her then husband. Caroline also disclosed that she doesn't blame the government for wanting to regulate social media, as she recalled how she was accused of lying about her age. The actress who revealed that she is now immune to bullying and harsh words, further stated that she wished her rift with Davido over the death of her ex-boyfriend, Tagbo never occurred because he is a cool guy. She also called...
Actor, Blair Underwood and Wife Desiree DaCosta Split after 27 years of Marriage
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Actor, Blair Underwood and Wife Desiree DaCosta Split after 27 years of Marriage

Actor, Blair Underwood, and his wife, Desiree DaCosta, have split after 27 years of marriage. The "Quantico" actor and his spouse, who tied the knot in 1994, announced they've parted ways and will remain "the best of friends and co-parents" to daughter Brielle, 22, and sons Blake, 19, and Paris, 24. The couple wrote on Instagram: "After a tremendous amount of thought, prayer & work on ourselves individually & collectively, we have come to the conclusion to end our marriage that began 27 years ago. It has truly been a beautiful journey. Our proudest achievements are our three incredible children. Three souls to which God entrusted us. We continue to be awed & humbled by the blessings of parenting. We have always put their best interests first & will continue to...
Ka3na Reacts after Actress Uche Ebere Calls her Out for Showing Off her Achievements at a Young age
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Ka3na Reacts after Actress Uche Ebere Calls her Out for Showing Off her Achievements at a Young age

Reality TV star, Ka3na, has reacted after actress Uche Ebere, slammed her for bragging about her achievements at a young age. On Friday May 28, Ka3na who was a BBNaija housemate showed off her achievements, among which is building two houses before 22 and buying her third at 24. Actress Uche Ebere, saw the post and left a comment, disapproving of Ka3na's showoff. She wrote; ''Anybody that comes online to brag about her achievements at certain ages, whether it's true or false shows how shallow your mentality is, Stop pressurizing young people with your cheap/Instagram lies, most of your mates are dead, stop that rubbish and get wisdom'' Ka3na saw the comment and took to her Twitter handle to react. She wrote '' Some people will hate you just because your strength reminds them o...
Cristiano Ronaldo Issues Cryptic post in hint he is Leaving Juventus as he Thanks Fans on Instagram 
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Cristiano Ronaldo Issues Cryptic post in hint he is Leaving Juventus as he Thanks Fans on Instagram 

Cristiano Ronaldo has fuelled speculations regarding his Juventus career by issuing a lengthy cryptic post on social media. This comes weeks after the 36-year-old striker had each of his luxury supercars transported to Portugal from his mansion. The Portuguese striker, who was left out of Juve's 4-1 win over Bologna on Sunday May 23, because he was "tired," took to Instagram on Monday night to reflect on the club's failed title bid as well as his personal goals, which he couldn't achieve this season. In the cryptic 373-word address, Ronaldo wrote: 'The life and career of any top player are made of ups and downs. 'Year after year, we face fantastic teams, with extraordinary players and ambitious goals, so we always have to give our best to keep ourselves at excellence levels...
Mason Mount Named 2020-21 Chelsea Player of the Year
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Mason Mount Named 2020-21 Chelsea Player of the Year

Mason Mount has been announced as Chelsea's Player of the Year for the 2020/21 campaign by the fans. The 22-year-old England international was confirmed as the winner of the Player of the Year award on Tuesday morning, May 18, making him the first Chelsea academy graduate to win the award since John Terry in 2006. Mount has already reached 100 senior appearances for the club in less than two seasons at the club, an incredible achievement for an academy graduate. The attacking/central midfielder has bagged nine goals and eight assists this term in all competitions and his season could be completed with European success if they defeat Manchester City in the Champions League final and secure a top-four finish.
Five Managers Fight to Replace Zidane as Real Madrid Head coach
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Five Managers Fight to Replace Zidane as Real Madrid Head coach

  Real Madrid will be looking for Zinedine Zidane’s replacement this season, with the Frenchman set to leave the club. It is understood Zidane has informed his players that he will not be in charge next term. Five managers are in the race to replace the 47-year-old in the Santiago Bernabeu hotseat. According to the UK Mirror, they are: Max Allegri, Raul, Joachim Low, Antonio Conte and Carlo Ancelotti. Allegri won the Serie A five times and added the Coppa Italia on four occasions while he was at Juventus, before he went on a sabbatical. Raul spent almost two decades at the Bernabeu before leaving in 2010 but is now back coaching the club’s B team and youth ranks. Florentino Perez has shown his willingness to promote from within having hired Zidane when he was B t...
BBNaija star, Nengi Lists Out Some of her Achievements at 23 
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BBNaija star, Nengi Lists Out Some of her Achievements at 23 

Big Brother Naija star, Nengi, who turned 23 in January, has listed some of her achievements as she joined the viral #at23 trend on Twitter. In a tweet, the reality star wrote: "At 23 .. CEO, Homeowner SSA, Girl Child development, Actress, Multiple brand Ambassador, Influencer of the Year, Humanitarian, Queen of Ninjas, David’s Aunty." The hashtag #at23, is a trend that encourages Twitter users to list out some of the wins they accomplished at the age of 23.
Chelsea vs Arsenal: What Tuchel Said about Lampard Ahead of EPL Clash
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Chelsea vs Arsenal: What Tuchel Said about Lampard Ahead of EPL Clash

  Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel, has credited his predecessor, Frank Lampard, with the success of the team this season. Tuchel replaced Lampard in January after the former England midfielder was sacked by Roman Abramovich. The German has led the Blues to two finals in the FA Cup and Champions League within a short time. When asked how much credit is due to his predecessor for Chelsea’s achievements this season, Tuchel said: “For sure, you can only arrive in a final of the FA Cup or Champions League if you make it through the group stage. And Frank had an amazing record in the group stage of the Champions League and won all the FA Cup games that were there to win too. “So, this laid the foundation to arrive in the finals, and I will never forget it. We don’t feel as...
Stunning Red Carpet Photos From the 2021 Oscars
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Stunning Red Carpet Photos From the 2021 Oscars

The 93rd Annual Academy Awards which celebrates the achievements in television and film over the previous year, held on Sunday night, April 25 with just 170 guests in attendance. The socially distanced ceremony was broadcast from two locations in Los Angeles: The Dolby Theatre and Union Station, and celebrities stormed the red carpet in style. Stars like Carey Mulligan, Zendaya Amanda Seyfried, Regina King,  Margot Robbie, Laura Dern, Maria, Viola Davis, Jena Friedman, Chloe Zhao, Reese Witherspoon, Olivia Colman, Angela Bassett, Vanessa Kirby,  Celeste Waite,  Emerald Fennell, Andra Day,  Tiara Thomas, Brad Pitt, and lots more all looked incredible on the red carpet. See full photos below.
Oscars 2021: See the Full List of Winners
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Oscars 2021: See the Full List of Winners

The 93rd Annual Academy Awards which celebrates the achievements in television and film over the previous year, held on Sunday night, April 25. The award ceremony was broadcast from two locations in Los Angeles: The Dolby Theatre and Union Station. Once again, there was no host for the third time following the 2019 controversy which forced Kevin Hart to step down from hosting the previous gig over his homophobic tweets. David Fincher's Netflix film Mank led the nominations with 10 in total, while The Father, Judas And The Black Messiah, Minari, Nomadland, South Of Metal, and The Trial Of The Chicago 7 all followed with six nods apiece. The big winner on the night was Nomadland, which won three prizes in Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Actress for Frances McDormand. Si...
“Beating my Daddy’s Achievement on all Fronts” Actor, Gideon Okeke says as he’s set to Welcome his Third child
Celebs

“Beating my Daddy’s Achievement on all Fronts” Actor, Gideon Okeke says as he’s set to Welcome his Third child

Gideon Okeke, who is the only child his parents have together, is set to welcome his third child and he took to Instagram to reveal the news. The actor shared a video of his wife's ultrasound with the baby moving in her womb and pointed out that he has "beat" his father's "achievement" as he's set to welcome his "3rd seed." Though it's his third child, It's his second with his wife Chidera. Their first child together is a boy named Ezra. Gideon also has a daughter with an ex.
My Rejection Rate is High but I am now Used to it- DJ Cuppy
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My Rejection Rate is High but I am now Used to it- DJ Cuppy

DJ Cuppy this afternoon took to her Twitter handle to reveal that she has received so many rejections in her career and that she has now gotten used to being rejected. According to the billionaire daughter, for every Yes she has gotten in her career, she has received 9 Nos from people. She ended her tweets by advising people to stop waiting for things to happen but make them happen. ''Lemme tell you a secret, for every achievement and YES you’ve seen in my career there’s about 9 NO’s. My rejection rate is very high, but I’m now used to it... This never bruises my ego nor stops my dreams, because I am a fighter and believe in destiny. I REALLY want you to understand this and learn from me- STOP waiting for things to happen; MAKE them happen. You don’t ask, you don’t get.'' ...
Thomas Tuchel Responds to Rumours of Haaland, Aguero Joining Chelsea
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Thomas Tuchel Responds to Rumours of Haaland, Aguero Joining Chelsea

  Chelsea boss, Thomas Tuchel has reacted to the rumour that the west London side is targeting Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Haaland and departing Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero. Chelsea is in the market in search of a new point man with Haaland top on their list, though they face competition from Barcelona, Manchester United, Manchester City, Real Madrid, Liverpool and other top European clubs. Haaland’s father and agent Mino Raiola were spotted in Barcelona on Thursday to discuss a potential deal for the 20-year-old and later flew to Madrid to meet with Real Madrid. The entourage will fly to England to meet with Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester United and City. However, Tuchel refused to confirm if the Blues have a date with Raiola already lined up. Speaking to the...
Resident doctors to begin indefinite strike Thursday April 1
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Resident doctors to begin indefinite strike Thursday April 1

Members of the Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) have concluded plans to embark on an indefinite strike on Thursday, April 1. The strike will be coming on the heels of the expiration of the 60-day ultimatum given to the Federal Government on January 25 for the payment of arrears of salaries of house officers across the country and the review of hazard allowance, among other demands. According to members of the association, since the pandemic began in 2020, it has lost 17 doctors, whose families and loved ones are yet to benefit from the Death in Service Insurance Scheme. A statement released in Abuja by the President of NARD, Dr Uyilawa Okhuaihesuyi, after NARD’s extra-ordinary National Executive Council (NEC) meeting on Sunday, March 28, reads in part “The NEC obs...
‘Without the support of Buhari, we wouldn’t have raised our heads up as governors’ – Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar
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‘Without the support of Buhari, we wouldn’t have raised our heads up as governors’ – Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar

Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa state has described President Buhari as the best thing to happen to Nigeria. Abubakar said this while featuring on a Channels Television program. Listing some of the achievements of President Buhari, the Jigawa state Governor averred they won't be able to lift their heads up as Governors without the support of the President. When asked if he agrees with his All Progressives Congress (APC) counterparts who said Buhari is the best thing to happen to Nigeria, he said; “I agree with the given circumstances we have now. I believe 100 percent. I know what I inherited. I know the trouble I got through. I know at one time, I even wanted to leave. Really, without the support of Buhari, we wouldn’t have raised our heads up as governors. “If y...
Prepare Yourself For not Making it at Manchester United – Rashford tells Players
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Prepare Yourself For not Making it at Manchester United – Rashford tells Players

  Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford has advised youngster players to prepare themselves for not making it at the club. According to the England forward, this will help them not to get too down if they fail to make it at Old Trafford. Rashford has been in fine form for United this season, scoring 18 goals and providing 12 assists in 45 appearances. He made breakthrough in the United first team in 2016 and has now scored 90 goals in 273 games. Speaking to Jay Shetty’s podcast for #ILoveUnited, the 23-year-old gave an insight into his own mind. “Just to try and improve every day,” Rashford said. “But making it at United is different to making it as a footballer. As a youngster, you have to prepare yourself for not making it at United, just in order for no...
“Director at a Tech company, 3 houses, Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women” – Nigerian woman from the slum reels out her achievements as she turns 36
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“Director at a Tech company, 3 houses, Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women” – Nigerian woman from the slum reels out her achievements as she turns 36

A Nigerian woman, Adeola (Addy) Olubamiji (PhD) has listed her achievements as she turns 36 years old. From growing up in the slum of Mokola, Ibadan, frying akara to pay her school fees, working as a cleaner and a sales girl, Dr. Olubamiji is currently the Director of Additive Manufacturing Solutions at Desktop Metal, Massachusetts, USA. Taking to Twitter on Tuesday, March 23, Dr. Olubamiji revealed that she is a Director at a Tech company, owns three houses and is on the list of Canada's Top 100 Most Powerful Women. "They said be a Director at 35. Me: I can’t make it. No Stanford degree, I have an accent and I am black," she wrote. "35: - Director at a Tech Company, 3 Houses in the bag, Canada's Top 100 Most Powerful Women, STEP Awards Honoree, RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigran...
Guardiola Reacts as Man City Go 20 Matches Unbeaten
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Guardiola Reacts as Man City Go 20 Matches Unbeaten

  Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has said their 20 straight wins in all competitions, may be the best thing they have ever achieved. Ruben Dias and John Stones scored either side of a Michail Antonio finish to give City a 2-1 victory over West Ham yesterday. It was their 14th in a row in the league and leaves them 13 points clear at the top of the table, having played a game more than Leicester and Manchester United. But having been written off for the title in early December, Guardiola’s side have been devastating since. “In this period, in this era, with this situation, to be able to do 20, maybe it is one of the greatest achievements we have done in our careers, for sure. “That doesn’t mean a title win, of course, but this period in time, the toughest...
Trump Wishes Tiger Woods a Speedy Recovery after LA Crash
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Trump Wishes Tiger Woods a Speedy Recovery after LA Crash

Former US President, Donald Trump has wished golfing legend, Tiger Woods a quick recovery after he experienced a tragic car accident on Tuesday Feb 23. Woods’ crash occurred shortly before 7:15 a.m. about 20 miles (32 kilometers) south of downtown Los Angeles, on the border of the upscale communities of Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verdes, officials said. "Get well soon, Tiger. You are a true champion!" Trump said, according to former adviser Jason Miller. Woods sustained multiple leg injuries and authorities had to use the "jaws of life" to rescue him. "The vehicle was traveling northbound on Hawthorne Boulevard, at Blackhorse Road, when it crashed. The vehicle sustained major damage," the Los Angeles police department tweeted. "The driver and sole occupan...

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