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Pulisic and Lukaku in mixed injury news for Chelsea as Tuchel gives updates on USMNT and Belgium stars
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Pulisic and Lukaku in mixed injury news for Chelsea as Tuchel gives updates on USMNT and Belgium stars

The Blues will be without the American forward once again in their derby with Brentford on Saturday, but the Belgian striker is raring to go Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel has delivered mixed injury news ahead of facing Brentford, with Christian Pulisic “still injured” but Romelu Lukaku ready for Premier League action. The Blues will be making a short trip to face west London neighbours on Saturday aiming to cement their place at the top of the table. That cause will be aided by the availability of the prolific Belgian striker, who picked up a slight knock during the October international break, but the American forward remains sidelined with an ankle complaint and Thiago Silva is unlikely to be risked following an epic journey back from Brazil.  
“God is not angry with the perpetrator. He is angry with the tolerator”- UK-based Nigerian pastor, Prophet Tomi Arayomi reacts to new Superman being bisexual
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“God is not angry with the perpetrator. He is angry with the tolerator”- UK-based Nigerian pastor, Prophet Tomi Arayomi reacts to new Superman being bisexual

A UK-based Nigerian pastor, Prophet Tomi Arayomi, has reacted after American comic book publisher, DC Comics, announced that the new Superman character in its next issue is bisexual. According to a statement by the company on Monday, Jon Kent - the Superman of Earth and son of Clark Kent and Lois Lane- is bisexual. Reacting to the announcement, Arayomi, the co-founder of My Church Windsor in Windsor, United Kingdom and RIG Nation Television, called on the Church not to remain silent. "Church! The voice of fear is SILENCE and It’s being heard loud and clear! Read it again! Revelation 2:20- “that you tolerate that woman Jezebel” God is not angry with the perpetrator, He’s not even angry with the celebrator, He’s angry with the tolerator!!!." the author wrote.
National unrest: Obasanjo tells Nigerians to be hopeful
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National unrest: Obasanjo tells Nigerians to be hopeful

In the face of the many challenges facing the nation, former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged Nigerians to be hopeful, saying the country would not be destroyed by the myriads of challenges confronting her. Obasanjo, who expressed fear that Nigerian youths may show resistance if they were pushed to the wall, declared that his faith in a better Nigeria remains unshakable. The former President declared this during the opening of Abeokuta Window on America at the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL), Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. Abeokuta Window on America is a type of American Space located in over 150 countries worldwide, set up to engage Nigerian youths in learning about American culture, history and politics. The Space is set up at the youth centre of the OOP...
Deontay Wilder will ‘definitely’ fight Anthony Joshua even if he loses his rematch with Oleksandr Usyk – Wilder’s promoter, Shelly Finkel reveals
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Deontay Wilder will ‘definitely’ fight Anthony Joshua even if he loses his rematch with Oleksandr Usyk – Wilder’s promoter, Shelly Finkel reveals

Deontay Wilder's promoter has disclosed that the American will definitely fight Anthony Joshua even if the Briton loses his rematch with Oleksandr Usyk. Joshua lost to Ukrainian Usyk in London last month, a defeat which cost him his WBA (Super), IBF, WBO and IBO titles and wrecked his chances of taking on Tyson Fury in 2022. The British boxing is currently pushing for a rematch with Usyk to claim back his belts next year but Wilder's representative Shelly Finkel, who is preparing his client to take on Fury later this week, has kept the door open for a Joshua-Wilder fight in the future. Speaking to The Sun about a potential clash between the Bronze Bomber and Joshua, Finkel said: 'We'd definitely fight him, win or lose.' However, the American boxing promoter added: 'If I was m...
Singer Jason Derulo Splits from girlfriend Jena Frumes 4 Months after welcoming their first child
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Singer Jason Derulo Splits from girlfriend Jena Frumes 4 Months after welcoming their first child

American singer, Jason Derulo and his girlfriend, model Jena Frumes have split. Derulo, 32, announced on Thursday September 23, that he and Jena have broken up just a day after they celebrated their birthdays and four months after welcoming their first child together, son Jason King. "Jena and I have decided to part ways," Derulo tweeted. "She is an amazing mother but we feel being apart at this time will allow us to be the best versions of ourselves and the best parents we could be."   "Pls respect our privacy in this time," he ended his note.     The former couple, who both started dating in March 2020, celebrated their birthdays in Aspen, Colorado just a day prior, with Frumes sharing a sweet post for the singer.   "Blessed to share the...
Ted Lasso sweeps Emmy awards as Jason Sudeikis is named best lead comedy actor
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Ted Lasso sweeps Emmy awards as Jason Sudeikis is named best lead comedy actor

The popular fictional Apple TV series has been recognised by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Jason Sudeikis was named best lead comedy actor as Ted Lasso swept the Emmy Awards on Sunday night. The 2021 Emmys celebrated another year of excellence in American primetime television programming, with popular shows The Queen’s Gambit and The Crown among the big winners. Ted Lasso was also recognised by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, capping a remarkable run for the series about an inexperienced American soccer coach landing a role in English football.  
Wanyama helps Sunusi’s CF Montreal beat Nnamdi’s Chicago Fire
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Wanyama helps Sunusi’s CF Montreal beat Nnamdi’s Chicago Fire

The Kenya captain played a commanding role in the middle of the park as Wilfried Nancy's side secured back-to-back wins in the American top-flight Victor Wanyama was in action from start to finish as CF Montreal defeated Chicago Fire 2-0 in Sunday’s Major League Soccer fixture. The 30-year-old was dominant in the midfield with an interception and a clearance as two second-half goals steered the hosts to their 10th league win of the season. Following a goalless affair in the first-half, Rommel Quioto broke the deadlock on the hour-mark and Carlos Teran's own goal in the 80th minute sealed the three points.  
‘Lewandowski could be a good NFL wide receiver’ – Bayern Munich striker ‘perfect’ for the RedZone, says Nagelsmann
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‘Lewandowski could be a good NFL wide receiver’ – Bayern Munich striker ‘perfect’ for the RedZone, says Nagelsmann

  The striker has been dominant in the Bundesliga, but his manager thinks the Pole could impress in American football as well Bayern Munich manager Julian Nagelsmann thinks Robert Lewandowski would be able to play in the NFL and impress as a wide receiver. The 33-year-old striker has dominated defences in Bundesliga, becoming one of the most feared forwards in world football in helping Bayern to nine consecutive German league championships. According to Nagelsmann, however, Lewandowski is such a capable all-round sportsman that he would succeed playing in American football too, and not just the European version.      
Adele Pictured on a Date night with Boyfriend, Rich Paul
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Adele Pictured on a Date night with Boyfriend, Rich Paul

British music star, Adele flashed her leg in a miniskirt and heels on a date night in Los Angeles with her American sports agent boyfriend, Rich Paul. The 33-year-old singer also showed off her incredible weight loss and a newly trim frame with a long black turtleneck top stretched over her chest, while being closely followed by her boyfriend.   Adele who now lives in a £7.7 million Beverly Hills mansion and her boyfriend, opted to wear face masks in a bid to stay safe following the current pandemic. The former East London girl is reported to have followed a sirtfood diet which focuses on foods which contain sirtuins. Foods rich in sirtuins which are linked to improving your metabolism, include blueberries, kale and buckwheat. It also includes dark chocolate...
Berhalter: Too early to tell if Pulisic will be available for USMNT’s World Cup qualifiers
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Berhalter: Too early to tell if Pulisic will be available for USMNT’s World Cup qualifiers

The American head coach said the Chelsea star will undergo several tests before his status is determined U.S. men's national team head coach Gregg Berhalter says that the team is taking a "wait and see" approach to Christian Pulisic's availability as the Chelsea star continues to recover from a positive Covid-19 test. Pulisic tested positive for the coronavirus last week, ruling him out for Chelsea's 2-0 win over Arsenal at the weekend. But, ahead of World Cup qualifiers against El Salvador, Canada and Honduras, Pulisic has been named to Berhalter's squad even though his availability is still a question mark.  
Undefeated Boxing World Champion Jermall Charlo arrested for allegedly Stealing Money from bar waitress
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Undefeated Boxing World Champion Jermall Charlo arrested for allegedly Stealing Money from bar waitress

American professional boxer, Jermall Charlo has been arrested, with police alleging that he stole cash from a waitress after an incident in a San Antonio bar. Jermall Charlo who has held the WBC middleweight title since 2019 and previously held the IBF light middleweight title from 2015 to 2017, allegedly stole on Wednesday, August 25, the night before his twin brother, Jermell Charlo's world title fight against Brian Castano. According to local authorities, Jermall was with a large party of other patrons when a waitress gave the group their bill at the end of the evening. Police claim Jermall then had his debit card declined multiple times and when the waitress asked if he had another form of payment, he reacted in a bad way Police say CCTV footage shows Jermall was "upset a...
Adult film star Ron Jeremy Indicted on more than 30 Counts of Sexual Assault
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Adult film star Ron Jeremy Indicted on more than 30 Counts of Sexual Assault

American Adult film star, Ron Jeremy has been indicted on more than 30 counts of sexual assault involving 21 women and girls across more than two decades. Jeremy, 68, whose legal name is Ronald Jeremy Hyatt, appeared in a Los Angeles court on Wednesday, August 25, where he pleaded not guilty to 12 counts of forcible rape, seven counts of forcible oral copulation, six counts of sexual battery by restraint, four counts of sexual penetration by a foreign object, two counts of sexual penetration of an unconscious or asleep person and one count each of lewd act upon a child under the age of 14 or 15, sodomy by use of force and assault with intent to commit rape. "Far too often, survivors of sexual assault suffer in isolation,” Los Angeles District Attorney George Gascón said in a stat...
Civil rights leader, Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. and wife hospitalized after testing positive for COVID-19 months after receiving Pfizer vaccine
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Civil rights leader, Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. and wife hospitalized after testing positive for COVID-19 months after receiving Pfizer vaccine

American Civil rights leader, Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. along with his wife, Jacqueline, have been hospitalized after testing positive for COVID-19. In a statement released by the prominent political activist's organization, the Rainbow PUSH Coalition. it said the reverend, who is 79 years old, and Jacqueline Jackson, 77, were admitted to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. Their conditions haven't been released. Anyone who has been around either person in the last five to six days is advised to quarantine in line with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendations, according to Rainbow PUSH. "Doctors are currently monitoring the condition of both," the organization said. "Anyone who has been around either of them for the last five or six days should follow the...
Afghanistan: No American will be left behind – Joe Biden vows
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Afghanistan: No American will be left behind – Joe Biden vows

US President, Joe Biden has stated that US troops may stay in Afghanistan beyond his withdrawal deadline, vowing that no American will be left behind. He made the statement even as armed Taliban fighters kept desperate evacuees from reaching Kabul's airport on Wednesday night and Thursday morning this week. Biden says he wants US forces out by the end of this month, but up to 15,000 US citizens are still stranded in the country. He also added that the turmoil in Kabul was unavoidable About 4,500 US troops are in temporary control of Karzai International Airport in the nation's capital, but Taliban fighters and checkpoints are allover the perimeter of the airport. Reports say the Taliban are blocking Afghans without travel documents from going to the airport but there are...
Hollywood is Boycotting me – Actor, Johnny Depp says
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Hollywood is Boycotting me – Actor, Johnny Depp says

Hollywood actor, Johnny Depp, has alleged that the American movie industry is boycotting him, stating that the past five years have been "surreal" for him. In his first published interview since losing a libel suit against the The Sun UK newspaper, the actor talked to The Sunday Times about his new movie "Minamata." Where he opened up about his new movie, and how he is now perceived in Hollywood. Depp filed a suit against The Sun after the publication called him a "wife-beater" in an article over his now ex-wife Amber Heard's claims of abuse. Depp denied the abuse allegations and has filed a $50 million defamation suit against her, which is currently making its way through the courts. Heard and Depp married in 2015 after dating for several years. They split the followin...
Ellen DeGeneres, and her wife, Portia de Rossi, celebrate 13th wedding anniversary
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Ellen DeGeneres, and her wife, Portia de Rossi, celebrate 13th wedding anniversary

American talk show host, Ellen DeGeneres, and her wife, Portia de Rossi, an actress, are celebrating their 13th wedding anniversary today, Monday, August 16. Posting a lovely photo of themselves on her Instagram page, Ellen stated that she is the luckiest girl in the world to have Portia in her life. “Happy anniversary, Portia. I’m the luckiest girl in the world because I get to share my life with you.''she wrote. The couple got married in 2008 at their Los Angeles home in front of 19 guests. Their wedding announcement came immediately after California’s Supreme Court struck down a law banning same-sex marriage.    
Adult film actress, Victoria Paris dies of cancer at 60
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Adult film actress, Victoria Paris dies of cancer at 60

Award-winning American adult star, Victoria Paris has died at the age of 60. Paris, who first entered the adult entertainment industry in 1988, passed away last Tuesday, August 10, after a battle with cancer, according to AVN. Tributes from friends and colleagues poured in after news of Paris's death spread. Director Axel Braun recalled Paris starring in the first movie he wrote in 1990, Fantasy Nights. "I wrote the lead specifically for her because she was very classy and had an aura of innocence that fit perfectly with the story I wanted to tell," he said. "When I first met her at the table reading she told me that, just like myself, she didn't smoke, drink or do drugs, which was very unusual for the times, and I immediately noticed that she was extremely professional,...
USMNT and Chelsea star Pulisic signs with Puma
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USMNT and Chelsea star Pulisic signs with Puma

The American joins the likes of Neymar and Sergio Aguero among the company's sponsored players U.S. men's national team and Chelsea star Christian Pulisic has signed a new long-term deal with Puma, the company announced on Monday. As part of the multi-year deal, Puma has partnered with Pulisic to help develop programs and opportunities for young players in the U.S., which includes product donations to underserved youth, camps and clinics, rehabilitating fields and additional projects. Pulisic, who is heading into his third season with Chelsea, will debut a set of customized Puma ULTRA 1.3 boots for the Blues' UEFA Super Cup clash against Villarreal on Wednesday.
Simone Biles wins bronze medal on balance beam after returning to competition
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Simone Biles wins bronze medal on balance beam after returning to competition

  The American gymnastics superstar won bronze during the balance beam final on Tuesday, a week after she took herself out of several competitions to focus on her mental health. Biles earned her seventh career Olympic medal — tied with Shannon Miller for the most by an American in gymnastics — by drilling a slightly watered-down version of her usual routine in front of a crowd that included IOC President Thomas Bach. Biles, using a double-pike dismount — no twisting required — posted a score of 14.000. That was good enough for bronze behind the Chinese duo of gold medalist Guan Chenchen (14.633) and Tang Xijing (14.233). “I had nerves but I felt pretty good,” Biles said. Olympic all-around champion Sunisa Lee of the United States finished fifth. The 18-year-old Lee won ...
Undergraduate bags one year in Prison for Impersonating US Military Officer
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Undergraduate bags one year in Prison for Impersonating US Military Officer

Justice Mahmood Abdulgafarof a Kwara State High Court has sentenced an undergraduate, Abdulsalam Oyeyemi to one year in prison for impersonating an American military officer to defraud members of the public. The Ilorin Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had on July 29, 2021 arraigned Oyeyemi, 23, on a one-count charge bordering on impersonation and internet scam. Absulsalam pleaded guilty to the charge. Counsel to the EFCC, Aliyu Adebayo, led an operative of the commission to review the facts of the case. In the process, incriminating materials found on the defendant upon arrest were tendered and admitted in evidence. These include the defendant’s extra judicial statements, fraudulent messages printed out of his phones and the manager’s cheque ...
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‘A moment of undeniable strength’ – Pogba backs Biles over mental health admission at Olympics

The Mancehster United midfielder offered his support to the gymnast after she opted to take a step back in Tokyo Paul Pogba was among the stars to speak out in support of Simone Biles after the American gymnast opted to take a step back and withdraw from events at the Olympics. Biles announced on Thursday that she would not be participating in the individual all-around competition at the Tokyo Games to focus on her mental health. Her announcement came shortly after she opted to remove herself from the team competition, earning her praise from several top athletes for valuing her own well-being in a time of immense pressure.  
Dr Dre Ordered To Pay $300K Monthly To Nicole Young In Spousal Support
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Dr Dre Ordered To Pay $300K Monthly To Nicole Young In Spousal Support

A judge has ordered American rapper and entrepreneur, Dr. Dre to pay his estranged wife, Nicole Young the sum of $300,000 per month in spousal support. Dr Dre, real name Andre Young, and his ex-wife were both in court for a hearing this week According to legal documents, obtained by The Blast, the music mogul must make the monthly payments as long as Nicole remains a spinster. "[Dre] is ordered to pay to the [Nicole] spousal support in the sum of $293,306.00 per month, payable on the first of each month, commencing August 1, 2021," the order states. That equals $3,519,672 a year in support, not including other expenses. Nicole, 51, is guaranteed $300,000 per month as long as she doesn't remarry, according to the court order. Once she remarries, or if death should befall ...
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Jeff Bezos And Other Passengers To Launch Space Tuesday

American business magnate, Jeff Bezos and three other passengers will fly to space aboard Bezos’ space company, Blue Origin on Tuesday, July 20. The space jet by New Shepard is expected to take flight at around 9 a.m. ET carrying Bezos, his brother Mark, aviator Wally Funk and Oliver Daemen, an 18-year-old and the company’s first paying customer. It will be the company’s first launch with people aboard and the start of a new era for Blue Origin, which is trying to increase its customer base for earth-space flights. Blue Origin isn’t the only company looking to capitalize on the suborbital spaceflight market. Earlier this month, Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic flew Branson and other passengers to space. Elon Musk’s SpaceX is also trying to launch flight into space. Blue Origin...
Britney Spears’ former bodyguard claims she was given a cocktail of powerful drugs once a week
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Britney Spears’ former bodyguard claims she was given a cocktail of powerful drugs once a week

American singer, Britney Spears' former bodyguard has made claims that she was given a cocktail of powerful prescription drugs once a week when he worked for her in 2010 amid her ongoing fight to end her controversial conservatorship with her dad.    Ex-cop, Fernando Flores alleged the 39-year-old pop superstar would be given anti-psychotic medications which would make her 'go from sane to talking about parallel universes'.   Flores, 40, who worked for the singer from February to July 2010, claimed her phone was monitored and she was never allowed to leave the house alone under the rules of her conservatorship.   The former police officer, who quit his job after eight months, told The Sun that a woman would visit Britney at her home once a week on a Friday ...
Gauff Tests Positive for Covid, to miss Olympics
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Gauff Tests Positive for Covid, to miss Olympics

American teen tennis star Coco Gauff will miss the Tokyo Olympics after testing positive for Covid-19, she announced on Sunday. Gauff, coming off a run to the fourth round at Wimbledon, tweeted her sadness at missing out on “a dream come true” at age 17. “I am so disappointed to share the news that I have tested positive for COVID and won’t be able to play in the Olympic Games in Tokyo,” Gauff tweeted. “It has always been a dream of mine to represent the USA at the Olympics and I hope there will be many more chances for me to make this come true in the future.” Gauff, who reached her first Grand Slam quarter-final at this year’s French Open, became the latest tennis standout and US athlete to miss the Olympics. World number 25 Gauff will be forced into Covid-19 quarantin...
Safaree Samuels Accuses Estranged Wife Erica Mena of Destroying his Bikes and Sneakers worth $50,000 in new Court filing
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Safaree Samuels Accuses Estranged Wife Erica Mena of Destroying his Bikes and Sneakers worth $50,000 in new Court filing

American Reality TV star and singer, Safaree Samuels has accused Erica Mena of destroying his property as their divorce proceedings continue to get messier. In May, Mena filed for divorce from her husband. The “Love & Hip Hop” stars, who got married in October 2019, share two children—daughter Safire, 1, and a son, who was born a month after the divorce filing. According to TMZ, in a new court filing this week, Safaree has accused Erica of pouring bleach on his expensive sneakers and trashing his motorcycles, totaling $50,000 in damage. Safaree is also accusing Erica of violating their domestic relations standing order, which limits the couple from harassing each other or damaging one another's property during the divorce. Safaree says that two days after their divo...
Adult film star, Dahlia Sky found dead aged 31 in Suspected Suicide
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Adult film star, Dahlia Sky found dead aged 31 in Suspected Suicide

American Adult film star, Dahlia Sky has died at the age of 31 in a ‘potential suicide’. The body of Sky was found inside a car in the San Fernando Valley, LA, around 8 pm on June 30, with authorities currently treating it as a suspected suicide. The 31-year-old was believed to have been battling stage four breast cancer for several years. LAPD detective, Dave Peteque, told Adult Video News (AVN) that Sky was discovered with a fatal gunshot wound, and that police officials are awaiting autopsy results from the LA County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s Office.'' The case is being investigated as a potential suicide, with Peteque saying that a cause of suicide is ‘what the investigation is leaning towards, and there’s no evidence at this time that there’s any foul play’. The owne...
Movie Producer, Dillon Jordan indicted for allegedly running international prostitution ring
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Movie Producer, Dillon Jordan indicted for allegedly running international prostitution ring

American movie producer, Dillon Jordan has been indicted for allegedly running an international prostitution ring under the guise of a film business. The 49-year-old who is behind indie films including The Kindergarten Teacher starring Maggie Gyllenhaal and The Kid with Ethan Hawke, was arrested on Thursday in San Bernardino County, California. He is facing charges in the Southern District of New York. “As alleged, for years, Dillon Jordan operated an extensive and far-reaching prostitution business, using a purported event planning company and a movie production company to conceal the proceeds he made from exploiting women,” said Manhattan U.S. Attorney Audrey Strauss said. “Now the party is over and the film is a wrap.” Jordan, who also goes by the aliases Daniel Jordan, Dan...
Grammy award-winning singer, Babyface and Wife Nicole Pantenburg break up after 7 years of marriage
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Grammy award-winning singer, Babyface and Wife Nicole Pantenburg break up after 7 years of marriage

American singer, Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds and his wife, actress Nicole Pantenburg are going their separate ways after 7 years of marraige. In a joint statement shared with PEOPLE Wednesday, the pair announced their split. "After much thought and with great sadness, we have decided to end our marriage," the now-former couple said. "We continue to care and have respect for one another and share eternal love for our daughter and her well-being," they added, referring to daughter Peyton Nicole, 12. "We ask for personal privacy for ourselves and our daughter as we navigate these new steps as a family." It's unclear what led to the split between Edmonds, 62, and Pantenburg, 48. The Grammy award-winning singer and producer began dating the actress back in 2007, and they married se...
Irina Shayk reportedly confirms she and Kanye West are “just friends” and doesn’t want a relationship with him
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Irina Shayk reportedly confirms she and Kanye West are “just friends” and doesn’t want a relationship with him

Irina Shayk has reportedly confirmed she and Kanye West are just friends and that she doesn't want a relationship with him. The American rapper and Russian supermodel sparked dating rumors when they were spotted on French vacation last month. The pair were pictured enjoying a romantic stroll in Provence, France, at the luxury Villa La Coste boutique hotel where they were staying together. Irina Shayk reportedly confirms she and Kanye West are "just friends" and doesn Sources have told Page Six that Kanye West asked Irina Shayk to go to Paris for a couture show with him, but the gorgeous model and mom turned him down the offer. “She likes him as a friend, but doesn’t want a relationship with him,” says our source, explaining that the stunner said no to the trip in order to a...
American rapper’ Bia has been in my DM since 2018 – Burna Boy
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American rapper’ Bia has been in my DM since 2018 – Burna Boy

Grammy award-winning Burna Boy on Saturday said that upcoming American rapper’ Bia has been in his Direct Messages on social media since 2018. This is coming days after the rapper, Bia claimed she didn’t know what he and other top Nigerian artistes; Davido and Wizkid look like. Burna Boy tweeted in Pidgin English, “That babe wey nor know our face don dey my dms since 2018 o. 😂🤣 🤣.” The American made the statement on Friday while she was live on Instagram with popular rapper, Nicki Minaj, to promote their new song. When asked to chose which of the three artistes she would like to have a relationship with, she said, “I don’t know what they all look like.” Following the outrage that greeted her statement, the ‘Whole Lotta Money’ rapper took to Tw...
Borderline cockiness rooted in confidence’ – American youngster Clark has personality to succeed at RB Leipzig, says Marsch
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Borderline cockiness rooted in confidence’ – American youngster Clark has personality to succeed at RB Leipzig, says Marsch

The newly-hired manager discussed the club's signing of the New York Red Bulls teenager and the possibility of someday signing Brenden Aaronson Newly-hired RB Leipzig manager Jesse Marsch says that Caden Clark has both the personality and the playing ability to shine in Germany as he said the American teenager has "borderline cockiness" that will help him adjust to the pressures of Europe. Clark is set to join RB Leipzig this winter after finishing up what would be his first full season with the New York Red Bulls as he becomes the latest American youngster to join one of Europe's top clubs. In an interview with Goal, Clark detailed his love for attacking, saying that his goal is to be a "killer" once he gets the ball in the final third, and March says that will set him up perfe...
Actress Scarlett Johansson reportedly pregnant with her second child
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Actress Scarlett Johansson reportedly pregnant with her second child

Scarlett Johansson is reportedly pregnant. The 36-year-old American actress - who already has daughter Rose, 6, with her ex-husband Romain Dauriac - is expecting her first child with husband Colin Jost and it won't be long until she gives birth, multiple sources confirmed to the New York Post newspaper's Page Six column.   One insider told the outlet: "Scarlett is actually due soon, I know she and Colin are thrilled." Another added: "Scarlett is pregnant but has been keeping it very quiet. She has been keeping a very low profile."   Scarlett has sparked speculation she was pregnant again over the last few weeks after she failed to show up at several events to promote her new movie Black Widow. Instead, she's made virtual appearances, such as a Zoom inter...
Jeff Bezos steps down as Amazon CEO
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Jeff Bezos steps down as Amazon CEO

Jeff Bezos has stepped down as the chief executive of Amazon 27 years after he founded the company. The American billionaire, 57, Amazon's biggest shareholder with a stake worth about $180 billion, is being replaced by Andy Jassy, the mastermind behind Amazon’s cloud computing division.   Earlier this year, Mr. Bezos announced his decision to step down in order to be able to focus on initiatives such as his plans for private space travel.   Making his announcement, Mr. Bezos said he wanted to “focus [his] energies and attention on new products and early initiatives” in his new role of executive chair.   “This journey began some 27 years ago. Amazon was only an idea, and it had no name. The question I was asked most frequently at that time was, ‘What’s th...
Euro 2020: What confirmed Ukraine defeat to England – Yobo
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Euro 2020: What confirmed Ukraine defeat to England – Yobo

Andriy Shevchenko’s men paid dearly for conceding a second goal against the Three Lions, according to the African football great Ukraine’s exit from Euro 2020 was imminent after they conceded a second goal in their 4-0 defeat to England, according to former Nigeria international Joseph Yobo. Courtesy of Harry Kane’s fourth-minute strike, the Three Lions took a slim 1-0 lead into the half-time break of the quarter-final showdown. They doubled their advantage in the 46th minute after Harry Maguire rose above his markers to head Luke Shaw’s free-kick past goalkeeper Georgi Bushchan.
Disappointing’ – Beyonce’s mum Tina slams 22.5 years sentencing of George Floyd killer Derek Chauvin
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Disappointing’ – Beyonce’s mum Tina slams 22.5 years sentencing of George Floyd killer Derek Chauvin

Superstar singer, Beyonce's mother, Tina Lawson has called for an overhaul of the American judicial system, criticizing the sentencing of former Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin. Derek was found guilty in April for second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter. In May 2020, footage shows him kneeling on Floyd's neck for nine minutes as he gasped for air and said "I can't breathe" appalled the world - and sparked violent protests across the US. Tina, 67, shared her thoughts on Derek's 22-and-a-half year sentence and revealed a loved one is serving a similar jail term for a much lesser offence. Alongside a photo of the sentence being discussed on US news, she wrote: "Very Disappointing!   "My Godson was sentenced to...
Waldrum ‘proud’ of Super Falcons despite defeat to USA
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Waldrum ‘proud’ of Super Falcons despite defeat to USA

The reigning African champions bowed to the Stars and Stripes, but the American tactician praised his side for their doggedness Randy Waldrum has expressed his appreciation with Nigeria’s performance against the United States of America, despite losing 2-0. Lifted by their 3-3 draw with Portugal the last time out, the African side came into the encounter with the ambition of achieving another positive result. However, they bowed to the four-time Women’s World Cup winners with goals from Christen Press and Lynn Williams settling the encounter at the Q2 Stadium, Austin, Texas.
US Olympic track hopeful, Shelby Houlihan banned for four years after testing positive for a banned substance
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US Olympic track hopeful, Shelby Houlihan banned for four years after testing positive for a banned substance

American middle-distance runner, Shelby Houlihan has been banned from athletics for four years after testing positive for an anabolic steroid that she believes came from pork in a burrito. The reigning national champion and American record-holder at both 1,500 and 5,000 meters confirmed her ban in a statement on Instagram. Houlihan said she was provisionally banned by the Athletics Integrity Unit after testing positive for nandrolone, which has been found in pork. She added that she appealed the ruling to the Court of Arbitration for Sport and was informed Friday that it did not accept her explanation. Since I started running when I was 5 years old, I’ve had dreams of running professionally, setting records, winning an Olympic gold medal and being one of the best in the world. I...
‘I think we will grow’ – Waldrum expects Nigeria improvement against Portugal
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‘I think we will grow’ – Waldrum expects Nigeria improvement against Portugal

The American manager stated the Super Falcons would keep getting better while expecting them to step up against the European nation Coach Randy Waldrum has insisted the Nigeria senior women's national team will continue ‘to grow’ despite losing to Jamaica on Thursday. The reigning African women champions bowed 1-0 to the Reggae Girlz in their opening match of the United States of America Summer Series. Despite a dominant display in Texas, Deneisha Blackwood’s second-half effort clipped the wings of the reigning African women’s champions – a result that also ended their seven-match unbeaten run.
Joe Biden issues warning to Vladmir Putin ahead of US-Russia summit
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Joe Biden issues warning to Vladmir Putin ahead of US-Russia summit

US President, Joe Biden has issued a warning to Russian president Vladimir Putin ahead of a scheduled summit between the pair next week.   Biden who is in the UK, spoke at a hangar of US troops on Wednesday, June 9, stating he was in Europe to defend the very concept of democracy,while also indicating that his first presidential trip abroad will be a feisty one when he meets Putin. Before he meets Putin in Geneva next week, Biden is holding consultations with European leaders at the G7 in Cornwall and the NATO summit in Brussels. "I'm headed to the G7, then to the NATO ministerial and then to meet with Mr. Putin to let him know what I want him to know," Biden said at RAF Mildenhall in Suffolk, England -- home to an American refueling wing.
Man celebrates his mother who became a nun after having 10 children
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Man celebrates his mother who became a nun after having 10 children

An American man has celebrated his mother who became a nun after having 10 children.   @4T9NER who disclosed that his mother grew up in San Francisco and Oregon and went to school in California and New York, revealed that she got married at the age of 20.   He said his mother entered a monastery in Illionois on her 61st birthday, 5 years after her husband died. She has reportedly been there for 33 years until her death this year.   See his tweets below..........    
Comedian Mike Epps and wife Kyra Robinson Expecting their second child, his sixth
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Comedian Mike Epps and wife Kyra Robinson Expecting their second child, his sixth

American comedian/actor, Mike Epps and his wife Kyra Robinson Epps have announced that they are expecting their second child together, a baby boy. Kyra, 36, shared a stunning photo of herself cradling her baby bump with a caption that simply said, “Feeling so blessed!” Mike also posted the same photo on his account, and wrote the message, “God bless my beautiful wife. We prayin 4 a son .” The couple got married back in 2019 and had their first child last year, a daughter named Indiana Rose. The new addition will be Mike's 6th child as he also has two children with his ex-wife Mechelle McCain, and has two more children from a previous relationship.
Grammy-Nominated Producer, Turn Me Up Josh is dead
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Grammy-Nominated Producer, Turn Me Up Josh is dead

American Hip hop producer, Turn Me Up Josh has died. Rapper Lil Durk confirmed his death in a tweet on Twitter. “Rip turn me up josh smh,” Durk wrote in a post. The multi-platinum producer and engineer, whose real name was Joshua Samuel was signed to Winners Circle Entertainment and worked closely with Durk and many other rappers. While details surrounding the producer’s tragic death are yet to be made public, several fans, friends and former collaborators have paid their respects on Twitter and Instagram. Turn Me Up Josh was heavily involved in the production behind Durk’s The Voice (Deluxe) edition. He has several major production credits across hip hop and has collaborated with the likes of Drake, Migos, Nipsey Hussle, DaBaby, Megan Thee Stallion, Kehlani and more...
Rapper, YFN Lucci surrenders to police in racketeering case
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Rapper, YFN Lucci surrenders to police in racketeering case

American rapper, YFN Lucci has surrendered to police on racketeering charges. The rapper, whose real name is Rayshawn Bennett, turned himself in after he was named, along with 11 others, in a blockbuster 105-count indictment targeting the Bloods gang, the Channel 2 Action News reported. Bennett was out of jail after posting bond in a separate murder case, but it was expected that he would be required to turn himself in on the new charges. YFN surrendered to deputies on May 10 and has been housed in the Fulton County Jail since then. Drew Findling, Bennett’s attorney, said the rapper was not a gang member.   “He’s not guilty of all charges,” Findling said. Documents indicate the racketeering case filed April 30 involves, among other things, the felony murder of Jam...
PSG announce collaboration to commemorate music icon Prince
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PSG announce collaboration to commemorate music icon Prince

The Ligue 1 champions have confirmed a partnership with the estate of the late rock star which will include an exclusive vinyl and clothing Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain have announced a new partnership with the estate of the late American rock star Prince. The Parisian club will release a new vinyl containing some of the singer's music, as well as a range of clothing. The deal, which was announced in a YouTube video from PSG, will see the French club celebrate the life of Prince - who passed away in 2016 - with the artist having previously lived in Paris and performed a concert at Parc des Princes, the club's home stadium.    
If a Man is a Billionaire, Having More than one Woman isn’t Being Greedy – Comedian Lil Duval
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If a Man is a Billionaire, Having More than one Woman isn’t Being Greedy – Comedian Lil Duval

American stand-up comedian and recording artist, Lil Duval has shared a tweet which seems to serve as his reaction to billionaire, Bill Gates and Melinda's divorce saga. The comedian who asked women if they honestly think billionaires should have only one woman, answered same question by saying that a billionaire having more than one woman isn’t being greedy. According to him, the people being selfish are women who can't share a gift their community can benefit from. He tweeted; Ladies be real, y'all honestly think a billioniare should have one woman? Ladies y’all looking at it wrong. If a man is a billionaire having more than one woman isn’t being greedy. It’s being considerate of other women that’s neglected. If you ask me you’re the one being selfish and not sharing a g...
Meek Mill shows off his baby boy with Milan Harris ahead of his 1st birthday tomorrow
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Meek Mill shows off his baby boy with Milan Harris ahead of his 1st birthday tomorrow

American rapper, Meek Mill has shared the first photo of his baby boy, Czar, in anticipation of his first birthday on Thursday, May 6.   The 33-year-old Philadelphia rapper, who welcomed the child with his ex-girlfriend, Milan Harris of Milano Di Rouge, posted the adorable photo of their son to his Instagram page and wished him an early happy birthday.   He wrote:  "Happy bday czar love you tomar your first big day!!!!can’t wait to see you love you!!!"   Czar is Meek Mill's third son. The rapper has two other sons, Rihmeek Williams and Murad Williams, from his previous relationship with Fahimah Raheem.
BBNaija’s Nina Makes Public Announcement as Khloe Kardashian Likes and Comments on her Post
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BBNaija’s Nina Makes Public Announcement as Khloe Kardashian Likes and Comments on her Post

Big Brother Naija star, Nina took to Instagram to make a public announcement after American reality TV star, Khloe Kardashian liked and commented on her post. Nina shared one of her TikTok videos to Instagram and Khloe liked it then commented with a love emoji. Nina gushed as she replied to Khloe's comment, then took to her Instagram stories to announce that her "favourite" Khloe Kardashian liked and commented on her last two posts.

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