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Sir Alex Ferguson Reveals he Cried over Fears he Would Lose Memory after Suffering Brain Haemorrhage in 2018
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Sir Alex Ferguson Reveals he Cried over Fears he Would Lose Memory after Suffering Brain Haemorrhage in 2018

Manchester United legend, Sir AlexFerguson has revealed he cried over worries that he would lose his memory after suffering a brain haemorrhage three years ago. In a new trailer for a documentary on the iconic Manchester United manager’s life,  Ferguson's son, Jason makes a 999 call on May 5, 2018 after his father had collapsed. He was rushed to hospital and had emergency surgery and the documentary, Sir Alex Ferguson: Never Give In, reveals the fears he had over his memories. Speaking about that traumatic day, Sir Alex said: “I was crying because I don’t remember a thing.” Ferguson's son, Jason, who directed the documentary, said: “He just put his head in his hands and said ‘Oh, I hope there’s nothing wrong with my memory, there better be nothing wrong with my memor...
Britney Spears calls recent documentaries about her ‘hypocritical’
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Britney Spears calls recent documentaries about her ‘hypocritical’

Pop singer Britney Spears spoke out on Tuesday about recent documentaries about her life and career, calling them “hypocritical” because they rehash her personal problems while criticizing the media for reporting them the first time. Walt Disney Co’s FX network and The New York Times released “Framing Britney Spears” in February. The documentary examined the singer’s meteoric rise to fame as a teenager, the ensuing media scrutiny and her widely publicized breakdown. And this month, the BBC released “The Battle for Britney: Fans, Cash and a Conservatorship” in Britain. It will debut in the United States and Canada starting May 11 via the BBC Select streaming service. In an Instagram post, Spears did not name either documentary but said “so many documentaries about me this year ...
Oprah Winfrey Announces new Prince Harry Documentary to be Released this Month
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Oprah Winfrey Announces new Prince Harry Documentary to be Released this Month

Oprah Winfrey has revealed her new series with Prince Harry on mental health will be released this month after being delayed. Oprah discussed her program while talking on CBS’ The Drew Barrymore Show last week. Appearing on the talk show alongside US psychiatrist Dr Bruce D. Perry, Oprah explained: "I wanna just say that Dr Perry and I have been also, for the past two years, along with Prince Harry and Apple, we've been working on this mental health series that's coming out in May on Apple." The talk show host explained that she wanted to highlight the importance of using her life "in order to help" others with theirs. Oprah and Prince Harry have worked with each other over a number of years on this project. In 2019, the communications team for the Duke and Duchess of Su...
Paul Pogba Signs Deal With Amazon Prime To Make Documentary About His Life Called ‘The Pogmentary’
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Paul Pogba Signs Deal With Amazon Prime To Make Documentary About His Life Called ‘The Pogmentary’

Manchester United and France midfielder Paul Pogba will be the subject of a brand new Amazon documentary series called 'The Pogmentary' - featuring unprecedented access into his life off the pitch. It has been confirmed that the 28-year-old has signed a deal with the tech giants, who will provide "a unique and intimate look at Pogba's life" set to release next year. The original series will likely focus on his departure and return to Manchester United, as well as France's World Cup win in 2018. The docu-series will also explore his influence on the game as well as interviews with family and friends - not to mention previously unreleased footage from his childhood. "Paul Pogba is one of the most prominents talents of his time, so we are thrilled to be collaborating with him ...
‘Baldwin Hills’ Star and Model, Ashley Gerren Taylor ‘Dies in her Sleep’ at Age 30
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‘Baldwin Hills’ Star and Model, Ashley Gerren Taylor ‘Dies in her Sleep’ at Age 30

American model, Ashley Gerren Taylor, who appeared on the BET reality series Baldwin Hills and documentary America the Beautiful, has passed away. She was only 30 years old. According to The Shaderoom, the mother of one passed away in her sleep due to natural causes on Sunday, April 11, at about 4:30am. The report also said she battled with Lupus disease and was on dialysis at the time of her death. She also had various health issues. Her fellow BET star Ray Cunningham has confirmed the sad news via his social media pages. Taking to Twitter,  he wrote, "Just got the worst news. I hate it's on the internet already. RIP to my @BET fam, my babes Gerren (Baldwin Hills)." He added in another tweet, "Unfortunate circumstances. We love you Gerren." Ashley Gerren Taylor sta...
Real Madrid vs Barcelona: ‘I’ll be a Sevilla player until I die’ – Sergio Ramos
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Real Madrid vs Barcelona: ‘I’ll be a Sevilla player until I die’ – Sergio Ramos

  Real Madrid captain, Sergio Ramos, has opened up on his relationship with his former club, Sevilla. Ramos said he will always be a Sevilla player until he dies. He also admitted that he has been left emotionally pained by the fallout from his move to Real Madrid. The 35-year-old defender swapped his boyhood club, Sevilla for Real Madrid in 2005. Speaking ahead of Real Madrid’s LaLiga El Clasico clash with Barcelona on Saturday evening, the Spain international said in his Amazon documentary, The Legend of Sergio Ramos, that “I know what Sevilla is and how the fans feel. “Nobody can tell me because I have experienced it since I was young. “All of the information was manipulated, and they lied to Sevilla. It was painful, not only for me but for my family. I’ll nev...
LaLiga: Messi Made Sure Real Madrid Did not win More titles – Sergio Ramos
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LaLiga: Messi Made Sure Real Madrid Did not win More titles – Sergio Ramos

  Real Madrid captain, Sergio Ramos, has said they would have won more titles if Lionel Messi was not playing for Barcelona. The Spanish defender claims Messi made Los Blancos suffer over the years. Ramos has won four Champions League crowns and five league titles during his time at the Santiago Bernabeu. Messi has helped Barca to 10 title triumphs and made a habit of dashing the dreams of their little rivals down the years. Ramos told his documentary series, ‘The Legend of Sergio Ramos’: “We’ve suffered against Messi during these years. “Perhaps if Barcelona didn’t have him, we would have won more titles. “There was a time when we faced the best Barcelona in history. We had a great coach like [Jose] Mourinho, but it was hard for us to beat them. “We didn’t...
Kanye West Sells his Documentary to Netflix For $30m’
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Kanye West Sells his Documentary to Netflix For $30m’

Netflix has reportedly bought a documentary series spanning two decades of Kanye West’s life for $30 million. The multi-part project will feature never-before-seen footage of West, and will explore his extensive music and fashion careers, his failed and legally questionable presidential campaign in 2020, and the death of his mother, Donda. It is not known if details about West’s pending divorce from Kim Kardashian West will be included in the documentary. According to a Billboard report, the streaming service purchased the miniseries for “upwards of $30 million.” Netflix acquired the series from music video producing team Clarence “Coodie” Simmons and Chike Ozah, who have been documenting the rapper’s movements over the past two decades. The duo, more commonly known as Cood...
Doctor Reveals People are now Injecting Seasoning Cubes for Bigger Butts as he Warns of the Adverse Effect
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Doctor Reveals People are now Injecting Seasoning Cubes for Bigger Butts as he Warns of the Adverse Effect

A medical doctor has revealed that a number of women now inject seasoning cubes into their butt to make it bigger and he warned of the adverse effects of such practice. He shared an old video of a documentary where women who are involved in the practice opened up about injecting seasoning cubes with the hopes that the sodium and oil in it will make their butt larger. He warned that the salt in the cubes could be absorbed by the lining of the anus and this will go into the bloodstream. He said the excessive salt in the bloodstream could lead to hypertension.
Prince Harry lands Silicon Valley job as he’s named chief impact officer at mental health company
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Prince Harry lands Silicon Valley job as he’s named chief impact officer at mental health company

Britain's Prince Harry has joined Silicon Valley startup, BetterUp, as its chief impact officer. The Duke of Sussex will become the first chief impact officer of BetterUp Inc, the company said on Tuesday, March 23. Better Up is a San Francisco-based start-up that provides employee coaching and mental health assistance. Prince Harry's appointment comes about a month after Harry and Meghan Markle finally split from the Royal family and said they would not return as working members of the Royal family. Harry has spoken publicly about his struggles with grief following the death of his mother, Princess Diana, in a car crash in 1997. Also, earlier this month, Meghan told Oprah Winfrey that living in the royal family had pushed her to the brink of suicide. BetterUp, founded...
Demi Lovato reveals teen rape as tell-all documentary opens SXSW
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Demi Lovato reveals teen rape as tell-all documentary opens SXSW

US singer Demi Lovato revealed she was raped as a virgin during her teenage years as a Disney Channel actress and pop star, in a tell-all documentary that opened the online South By Southwest festival on Tuesday. Demi Lovato: Dancing with the Devil, a YouTube Originals series, centers on Lovato's notorious 2018 fentanyl overdose that caused her brain damage and partial blindness, and her ongoing battles with addiction. The four episodes, presented as the opening night film of a SXSW forced online by the pandemic, also contained new details of sexual assaults suffered by Lovato, including an attack on the night of her overdose. "I know what I'm about to say is going to shock people too. But when I was a teenager I was in a very similar situation -- I lost my virginity in a rape...
Sir Alex Ferguson Reveals he had 80% Chance of Dying after Suffering 2018 Brain Haemorrhage which left him Unable to Speak
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Sir Alex Ferguson Reveals he had 80% Chance of Dying after Suffering 2018 Brain Haemorrhage which left him Unable to Speak

Legendary football manager, Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed he had an 80 percent chance of dying following a brain haemorrhage in May 2018. The former manager of Manchester United, 79, admitted in his upcoming documentary Never Give In, that he had a 20 percent chance of survival following a brain haemorrhage. He revealed he just slumped and couldn't speak and was worried if he will be able to remember the past or ever speak again. The documentary, which premiered at the Glasgow Film Festival on Saturday, March 6, and will be able to be seen in cinemas from May 27 and Amazon Prime May 28, was directed by Sir Alex’s son Jason, 51. Speaking alongside his son during a virtual Q&A after the premiere, Sir Alex said the recovery from the operation was terrifying. “I lost my...
Taylor Swift Calls Out Netflix Show Ginny and Georgia Over ‘Deeply Sexist’ Joke
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Taylor Swift Calls Out Netflix Show Ginny and Georgia Over ‘Deeply Sexist’ Joke

American singer Taylor Swift has criticised Netflix’s new mother-daughter drama Ginny & Georgia over a joke about her dating history. The dialogue that is supposedly a joke features 15-year-old Ginny telling her 30-year-old mother, Georgia during a fight in the season finale “What do you care? You go through men faster than Taylor Swift." Swift took a swipe at the streaming platform for including this dialogue that she deemed ‘deeply sexist’. She added it is time hard-working women not be degraded by defining ‘horse shit’ as funny. "After Miss Americana, this ‘outfit does not look cute on you." the singer added Miss Americana is a documentary on Swift, which was released in January 2020. The documentary also explored how the media has dissected her personal life, especi...
Kemi Adetiba Releases Documentary Teaser For King Of Boys Sequel
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Kemi Adetiba Releases Documentary Teaser For King Of Boys Sequel

Filmmaker Kemi Adetiba has released a documentary teaser of the making of the sequel to her movie King of Boys. The 41-year-old shared the video on Instagram on Friday. The video featured several actors including Taiwo Ajai-Lycett, Sola Sobowale, Nse Ikpe-Etim and Richard Mofe Damijo (RMD). King of Boys sequel is a Netflix original movie. Kemi has been teasing fans about the movie since they finished shooting in November 2020. She took to social media to announce that they were done on the set of the movie. “Can’t believe it, what a ride! Thank you everyone for the prayers and well wishes sent to guide us,” she wrote. Fans including singer Adekunle Gold have begged Kemi to release the movie. King of Boys is a 2018 Nigerian political thriller film written, co-pro...
Justin Timberlake Apologizes to Britney Spears and Janet Jackson after Documentary Backlash
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Justin Timberlake Apologizes to Britney Spears and Janet Jackson after Documentary Backlash

Justin Timberlake has apologised to his former girlfriend Britney Spears in the wake of accusations of sexism and misogyny after a new documentary led to criticism of how he treated her during and after their relationship The singer also apologized to Janet Jackson, after failing to support her over their controversial Super Bowl performance in 2004. The apology comes following the airing of "Framing Britney Spears," a documentary that focuses on the conservatorship she has been under since 2008 but more broadly addresses the sexist and judgmental way she has been treated by the media and others throughout her career. It has led to criticism of Timberlake and other figures including journalist Diane Sawyer, who told Spears during a 2003 interview she had "disappointed a lot of...
 Piers Morgan Names his Sports GOAT List, Leaves Lionel Messi and NFL Icon Tom Brady aout
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 Piers Morgan Names his Sports GOAT List, Leaves Lionel Messi and NFL Icon Tom Brady aout

Controversial British journalist, Piers Morgan has named his all-time sporting GOAT list, and surprisingly six-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi and NFL icon Tom Brady didn't make the Top 10 list.   On Sunday, Tom Brady won another Super Bowl with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. It was the superstar quarterback's record-breaking 7th Super Bowl, meaning he's won it more times than any NFL franchise, let alone any other player   In Piers Morgan's Mail column, he admitted Brady is a 'magnificent athlete with an extraordinary work ethic but is not the greatest NFL star of all time."   He, however, stated that the accolade will instead go to Joe Montana because 'Brady has admitted that Montana 'is in a league of his own.'   According to Morgan, his ten a...
COVID-19: TVC Does Documentary On Patients Being Treated At IDH, Yaba, Lagos
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COVID-19: TVC Does Documentary On Patients Being Treated At IDH, Yaba, Lagos

The commissioner of health Akin Abayomi has also moved his office from Alausa to the IDH to effectively fight the pandemic Our brave @AdedojaTVC visited the Yaba IDH to see the Covid19 Patients affected by the 2nd Wave of the virus ... Many of them commended the State Govt on treatment of patients. #Covid19Lagos Oxygen : More Patients require oxygen on daily basis ..... @AdedojaTVC saw used cylinders, about 70 used cylinders from just one ward was used overnight and replaced immediately in the morning THE WARD : A lot of Patients here require Oxygen and are critically ill.... Some patients use as much as 6 cylinders per day (per patient) as noted by @AdedojaTVC. Commissioner for Health, @ProfAkinAbayomi says Mr Governor, Mr @jidesanwoolu has instructed that we should i...
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Fernando Torres: ‘The Last Symbol’ Documentary Drops Today And It Looks Incredible

Fernando Torres' 'Last Symbol' documentary releases today and it promises to be must-see for all football fans. The retired star, best know for his stints with Atletico Madrid and Liverpool, was one of the deadliest strikers in world football during his prime. However, 'El Nino' stayed out of the limelight throughout his career and not many know his story. The documentary will put the 36-year-old's whole life under the microscope and features interviews from the managers who knew him best. Interviews in the documentary include former Liverpool boss Rafael Benitez and Spain national team coach Vicente del Bosque, as well as Torres himself "This is the story of my life. So short but yet so lengthy," Torres said per Advanced Television. "This documentary is a journey through more than...
Nigerian journalist, Kiki Mordi’s Sex For Grade documentary earns her an Emmy nomination
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Nigerian journalist, Kiki Mordi’s Sex For Grade documentary earns her an Emmy nomination

Nigerian journalist, Kiki Mordi just got her first Emmy nomination. The 29-year-old exposed the rot in West African universities when she went undercover to a number of tertiary institutions in Nigeria and Ghana. The BBC Africa Eye documentary captured lecturers demanding sex for grades. A particular lecturer in UNILAG propositioned Kiki, who he thought was a prospective student, for sex so as to help her gain admission into the institution. The documentary started a conversation about the prevalent issue of sex for grades in Nigerian universities and prompted a former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar and a former Senate President of Nigeria, Bukola Saraki to call on the Nigerian Government to take immediate action against sexual harassment in Nig...
Nicolas Anelka’s Feature-Length Documentary Finally Arrives On Netflix
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Nicolas Anelka’s Feature-Length Documentary Finally Arrives On Netflix

Nicolas Anelka's controversial legacy has been subject to an in-depth Netflix documentary that is now available on the streaming platform. The former Arsenal and Chelsea striker, who also played for Manchester City, Bolton Wanderers and West Brom during a number of fascinating spells in England, has also played in France, Spain, Italy, Turkey, China and India throughout his career.And the 41-year-old's exploits will be under the microscope in this feature-length, two-hour documentary featuring interviews from those who knew him best. Check out the trailer for 'Anelka: Misunderstood' below. This is going to be good! Anelka will discuss his childhood, faith, his experience at the Real Madrid, his troubled history with the French coaches and his banning from the World Cup in Sou...
Russia’s Minister of Culture, Olga Lyubimova Tests Positive for Coronavirus
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Russia’s Minister of Culture, Olga Lyubimova Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Russia's Minister of Culture, Olga Lyubimova has tested positive for Coronavirus just after the country's Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin and Construction Minister Vladimir Yakushev were hospitalised with the virus. Lyubimova's spokesperson, Anna Usacheva said on Wednesday May 6, that she has mild symptoms and is now working from home after being diagnosed with the disease. The statement reads in part;   “The head of the Ministry of Culture, Olga Lyubimova, is working from home. She has tested positive for COVID. “The minister is at home, she holds working meetings in the format of video conferences, she takes parts in online meetings and negotiations. “She has mild symptoms. Hospitalisation is out of the question." Ms Lyubimova, a former journalist and docum...
Bill Clinton Spills Out Why he Cheated With Monica Lewinsky
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Bill Clinton Spills Out Why he Cheated With Monica Lewinsky

Former President of the USA, Bill Clinton has revealed why he cheated on his wife with Monica Lewinsky while he was in office. Clinton speaking in a new documentary series, ‘Hillary’ set to air on March 6th said he cheated with Lewinsky because it helped to ‘manage his pressures and anxieties at the time in the White House. The former President admitted that when he met Lewinsky, the pressure of the job was too much and he thought to himself ‘Here’s something that will take your mind off it for a while.’ Bill revealed that the pressure being a president at the time made him have an affair with Lewinsky. He described the extra-marital affair as something that he used to take his mind “off work for a while.” Media reported that the scandal at that time led to Clinton being...
Bill Clinton Says he Had Oral Sex with Monica Lewinsky ‘to Relieve Pressures of the Job’
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Bill Clinton Says he Had Oral Sex with Monica Lewinsky ‘to Relieve Pressures of the Job’

Bill Clinton has opened up about his affair with then-White House intern Monica Lewinsky while he was US President. In a new documentary about the life of Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton claimed he had sex with Ms Lewinsky – who was just 22 at the time – to relieve the pressures of the job. He said he saw his intern as "something that will take your mind off it for a while". He added that leading the country, makes you feel like "you’ve been in a 15 round prize fight that was extended to 30 rounds". Having an affair, Mr Clinton said, was among "things I did to manage my anxieties for years". Former presidential candidate and secretary of state Mrs Clinton told the documentary she was devastated by her husband’s infidelity. "I could not believe it. I was so personally just ...
Hollywood Actor George Clooney ‘Planning’ a £36m bid to Buy Spanish Football Club Malaga
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Hollywood Actor George Clooney ‘Planning’ a £36m bid to Buy Spanish Football Club Malaga

Hollywood actor and movie director, George Clooney is reportedly part of a group of US investors' planning a sensational bid to buy Spanish football club, Malaga, with hope to turn around the fortunes of the Andalusian side. With the club's president, Sheikh Abdullah Al-Thani already suspended over accusations of improper management, the team who are now 14th in Segunda Division could be forcibly relegated if they cannot fulfill certain financial commitments this season. According to Canal Malaga, the Qatari businessman is demanding £86million for the sale of the club. But the US investors, which George Clooney is part of are hoping a deal can be agreed for considerably less than the Sheikh's asking price. It was also reported that the investors also hope to profit from the popu...
Afghans Celebrate Skateistan Victory at the Oscars
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Afghans Celebrate Skateistan Victory at the Oscars

Skateistan: Afghans took to social media Monday to celebrate a rare piece of good news for the war-torn country, after a film about girls skateboarding took home an Oscar for best documentary short at the Academy Awards. “Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You’re a Girl)” tracks international charity Skateistan’s bid to teach young Afghan girls how to skateboard in the ultraconservative country, where few women are encouraged to participate in sport. The film follows a group of young girls enrolled at the nonprofit who gain confidence and courage as they learn to skate on ramps and quarter pipes in Kabul amid frequent militant attacks and suicide bombings. “Proud of them. We feel proud for my sisters. Wish further success for our champs,” wrote Afghan Facebook user Sodaba...
Bill Cosby writes Snoop Dogg from prison; thanks him for his post calling out Gayle King and Oprah Winfrey for “tarnishing the legacy of Black men”
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Bill Cosby writes Snoop Dogg from prison; thanks him for his post calling out Gayle King and Oprah Winfrey for “tarnishing the legacy of Black men”

Bill Cosby wrote an Instagram post from prison to thank Snoop Dogg for calling out Oprah Winfrey and Gayle King for doing interviews that "tarnish the image and legacy of Black men." The incarcerated comedian claimed Black women are being used to destroy Black men's legacy and he thanked Snoop Dogg after the rapper ended a post attacking Oprah Winfrey and Gayle King with “Free Bill Cosby.” Earlier, Snoop Dogg posted a photo of Winfrey standing next to Harvey Weinstein along with a message reading “Did that fake ass micheal Jackson s— to tarnish his name with them lying ass kids and here she is with a known rapist smiling and laughing. F*** u and Gayle. Free bill Cosby.” Snoop Dogg’s post came the morning after the interview between CBS morning anchor Gayle King and WNBA legend Lis...
Actress Mollie Fitzgerald Charged with Stabbing her Mother to Death
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Actress Mollie Fitzgerald Charged with Stabbing her Mother to Death

Mollie Fitzgerald, who appeared in 2011's Captain America: The First Avenger was arrested on Tuesday, January 1, 2020, for the murder of her 68-year-old mother, Patricia E. Fitzgerald in Kansas. According to Page Six, the actress was taken into custody on New Year day just 11 days after authorities found her mother inside an Olathe, Kansas, residence with an apparent stab wound. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, and Mollie Fitzgerald was transported to the hospital with minor injuries. Gary Hunziker, the brother of the victim told the outlet that the circumstances surrounding his sister's death are yet unclear, but his family were shocked to hear of the sad news. "... It doesn’t matter the circumstances — the loss of a sister is what it’s all about," he said. Pol...
Documentary on Nigeria’s most fatal pipeline explosion, premieres this week at AFRIFF
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Documentary on Nigeria’s most fatal pipeline explosion, premieres this week at AFRIFF

On November 13th, award-winning journalist Eromo Egbejule’s directorial debut Jesse: The Funeral That Never Ended premieres at the Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) in Lagos. The documentary film is the previously untold and emotionally gripping story of another community in the oil-rich Niger Delta whose gift became a curse. Twenty-one years ago, a massive leak pipeline passing through the community, connecting the south and north of Nigeria, triggered an explosion that ultimately resulted in the death of at least one thousand people, with hundreds more undocumented and tens of survivors with ghastly scars. Jesse: The Funeral That Never Ended, the rehashing of that tragic story as it happened in 1998, is produced by Arit Okpo, the host of CNN African Voices Changemakers. “Th...
Meghan and Harry share inspirational quote on courage weeks after opening up about their struggles in a documentary
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Meghan and Harry share inspirational quote on courage weeks after opening up about their struggles in a documentary

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have shared an inspirational quote about 'courage' weeks after opening up about their struggles in a documentary. The couple posted the message on their Sussex Royal Instagram page, with the upload garnering more than 180,000 likes in seven hours. It states: "Courage doesn't mean you don't get afraid. Courage means you don't let fear stop you." The quote, from shark attack survivor and famous surfer Bethany Hamilton, will be seen by many as a reference to the couple's ongoing struggle to cope with royal life. The pair made some frank confessions in last month's ITV documentary, including Harry speaking about his strained relationship with William and Meghan revealing her struggle to adopt the British 'stiff upper lip'. The couple are due to app...
UNN lecturer and Pastor reverses claim of #sexforgrade documentary being doctored after backlash
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UNN lecturer and Pastor reverses claim of #sexforgrade documentary being doctored after backlash

University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) lecturer and Pastor Joseph Nnaemeka Chukwuma has recanted his claim of BBC's #sexforgrade documentary being doctored following the backlash that ensued after his Facebook post went viral. In a rejoinder post he shared, the clergyman said he drew his inference from an abridged version of the documentary. He further claimed he will never support sex for grades and has been a strong proponent of gender equality, hence the need to protect both men and women. He wrote; Good day friends, Thank you for reaching out to me and all. It is quiet unfortunate that I didnt get the complete video from BBC, I only got an abridged version and from that I perceived my earlier view but on posting my view, my friends and few facebook contacts called my attention ...
#Sexformarks: UNILAG lecturer Dr. Boniface reportedly rushed to the hospital after attempting suicide
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#Sexformarks: UNILAG lecturer Dr. Boniface reportedly rushed to the hospital after attempting suicide

BBC Africa Eye’s on Monday released a documentary targeted at lecturers in some West African universities harassing their students for sex in exchange for grades. After collecting dozens of testimonies from female students, BBC Africa Eye sent an undercover journalist, Kiki Mordi disguising as students inside the University of Lagos and the University of Ghana. The story of one UNILAG senior lecturer and pastor at Foursquare Gospel Church, Dr. Boniface Igbeneghu, caused serious buzz on social media after he was caught on tape soliciting intimacy from an undercover journalist who posed as a 17-year-old minor seeking admission in the school. Boniface came under attack on social media as social media users flocked his facebook timeline using all sorts of language against him.A close fam...
Professor Ransford Gyampo To Sue BBC Over ‘Sex For Grades’ Scandal
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Professor Ransford Gyampo To Sue BBC Over ‘Sex For Grades’ Scandal

A Political Science lecturer at the University of Ghana (UG), Professor Ransford Gyampo has threatened to initiate a legal action against the BBC over its "Sex for grades" documentary which mentions him [Gyampo] as one of the lecturers who offer grades to students in exchange for sex. In a radio interview with Accra based Citi FM on Monday, Professor Gyampo denied abusing his power to make sexual advances towards students Professor Gyampo was allegedly implicated in the “sex for grades” investigations carried out by BBC Africa Eye. "You've also seen the video, have you seen anything called sex for grades [in the video]. How can you engage in so-called sex for grade relationship with somebody who is not a student in the first place..., I didn’t see anything like that [in the vide...
Samuel L. Jackson arrives in Ghana for documentary on slavery
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Samuel L. Jackson arrives in Ghana for documentary on slavery

Veteran American actor, Samuel L Jackson who has been visiting West Africa filming a documentary on slavery, has arrived in Ghana. He was first spotted at the +233 Jazz Bar on Saturday night, giving a speech. The documentary,’ Enslaved’ has since taken to Gabon, where the actor has traced his own ancestry. Jackson has been sharing his experiences across West Africa so far on social media. Fremantle has taken global rights (excluding US, Canada and Israel) to Enslaved, a six-part documentary series hosted by Samuel L. Jackson. The series will chart the horror of slavery through underwater archaeology. Created by doc outfit Associated, the series is being timed to coincide with the 400-year anniversary since the first African was brought to the New World as a slave. According ...
Ronaldo, Chelsea fans and the winners and losers of Sarri’s move to Juventus
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Ronaldo, Chelsea fans and the winners and losers of Sarri’s move to Juventus

With the former Napoli coach's contentious move from London to Turin set to be confirmed, Goal looks at the pros and cons for everyone involved On Saturday afternoon, a documentary based on Maurizio Sarri received its grand premiere in Bologna. It should have been a joyous occasion for everyone involved, a celebration of one of the game's more eccentric characters. However, the unveiling of Francesco Inglese's 'Maurizio, Il Sarrismo: A marvellous anomaly' was overshadowed by the news that the revered Tuscan coach was poised to join Juventus.
How Pastor Kumuyi, Men of God Caused Closure of AIT, Ray Power – Omokri
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How Pastor Kumuyi, Men of God Caused Closure of AIT, Ray Power – Omokri

Reno Omokri, former aide to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan has blamed the likes of the General Superintendent of the Deeper Life Bible Church, Pastor W. F Kumuyi and men of God for the suspension of Daar Communication Plc, owners of AIT, RAY POWER license until further notice. Nigeria Broadcasting Commission (NBC) on Thursday suspended the license of Daar Communications Plc, owners of AIT, RAY POWER. Daar Communication Plc is owned by High Chief Raymond Dokpesi, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party. The Director-General of NBC, Modibbo Kawu, announced on Thursday that the action was taken for failure of the broadcasting station to abide by the broadcasting code. The offences listed by the NBC included the airing of a presidential...
Parents Vote to Drop Michael Jackson’s Name from Elementary School’s Hall
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Parents Vote to Drop Michael Jackson’s Name from Elementary School’s Hall

Parents at a Los Angeles elementary school have voted on whether to drop Michael Jackson’s name from the auditorium after damaging pedophilia allegations made against the late pop singer in a documentary. Gardner Street school’s Michael Jackson Auditorium has become a thorny issue ever since the airing of “Leaving Neverland”, an HBO documentary which alleges the singer molested two boys when they were seven and 10 years old. Late Micheal Jackson attended the school in 1969, but left after his family band, The Jackson 5, scored their first big hit, “I want you back”. Officials at Gardner Street school did not reveal when the results of this week’s vote would be released. “Following remarks by some parents and team members about the current name of our auditorium we gave the ...
Most Women Prostituting In Germany Are Nigerians – Reports
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Most Women Prostituting In Germany Are Nigerians – Reports

A video documentary focuses on prostitution and human trafficking in Germany was aired. The video documentary report reveals that most women working in prostitution in Germany are migrants – many of them are victims of human trafficking, most of the women are from Eastern Europe or Nigeria. The video shows Nigerian prostitutes on the streets of Germany because it's legal there. Some estimates say up to 90% of the women in prostitution in Germany are migrants. While prostitution is mainly legal in Germany, many of the women in the business are victims of human trafficking. They are often lured with false promises of well-paid work and then forced into prostitution when they arrive Europe. A new law was introduced in Germany in July 2017. It was meant to identify victims of huma...
Customs committee distributes 8,834 bags of rice, others to Orphanage, IDPs
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Customs committee distributes 8,834 bags of rice, others to Orphanage, IDPs

The Nigeria customs Service Sub-Committee on distribution of relief materials to orphanage and IDPs nationwide, has distributed over 8,834 bags of foreign rice, spaghetti, foreign sugar, mosquito coils, as well as vegetable oils and bales of used clothes to orphanage and IDPs in Kano. The Chairman of the committee, comptroller of Customs, Yakubu Salihu, told reporters in Kano on Saturday during the documentation exercise, said that over  110 orphanage homes including IDPs has benefited from the on-going distribution exercise . According to him, “the compilation of issuing the landing certificate is still in progress as it is now, we have over 110 orphanage homes and IDPs that has been attended to. We have gone round and verify the authenticity of those orphanage homes of which we hav...
“I Am Not A Celebrity, I Am An Icon” – Mr 2kay
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“I Am Not A Celebrity, I Am An Icon” – Mr 2kay

Popular entertainer and 'Bad Girl' crooner, Abinye David Jumbo widely known as Mr. 2Kay, shares a short documentary of himself when he all started as he says he not a celebrity but an icon. 2kay said He is an Icon Because celebrities come and goes, But icons are forever. 2kay also said when nobody believed he prayed to God and kept his faith. Watch Video Below:  
Burundi bans BBC after critical coverage
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Burundi bans BBC after critical coverage

Burundi has banned the BBC from the country and taken its radio off the airwaves, after what the government said was the broadcaster’s “false’’ reporting on secret torture centres. “The licence to operate the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) Radio Station is withdrawn,’’ Nestor Bankumukunzi, the head of the National Communication Council, said in a statement on Friday. “It is strictly forbidden for any Burundian or foreign journalist located in the national territory of Burundi to directly or indirectly provide information that can be broadcasted by BBC Radio,’’ he added. The government said the decision was taken in light of an investigation published by the BBC in December, which alleged Burundi’s security services were running secret torture and detention sites to silence...
Bobrisky buys himself a N18 million Benz
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Bobrisky buys himself a N18 million Benz

Cross-Dresser, Bobrisky has acquired for himself a Brand New 2016 Mercedez Benz, CLA 45 AMG. The Luxurious ride which is valued at over N18 million was imported to Lagos, Nigeria from Dallas USA. Check out the photos below: This is coming after the Nigerian Male Barbie and Bleaching Cream Entrepreneur said that he regrets bleaching his skin… and if he could go back to his natural complexion, he would because of the stress involved in applying his creams daily. The popular cross-dresser made this statement in a documentary by Beverly Naya titled “Skin“. Speaking about his skin lightening cream business and how he bleached his skin, Bobrisky said: If I could change one thing about myself it’s going back to my complexion. Do you know why? Because of th...
Kunle Afolayan Shares Funny Video of his Son’s Reason for Wanting to Vote Atiku
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Kunle Afolayan Shares Funny Video of his Son’s Reason for Wanting to Vote Atiku

Movie director, Kunle Afolayan has shared a video of his son saying he would have voted for Atiku Abubakar because the PDP presidential candidate revealed in an interview that he would make his friends rich. According to Kunle Afolayan, the statement made his son want to be friends with Atiku. He shared: “Now that the election is over, I can post this video that really cracked me up put at the same time got me worried’. “My son Dari and I watched the documentary of the presidential candidate Atiku and the President Buhari.I must say that his innocent comment says the mindset of an average Nigerian kid and youth. I had to explain to him the implication of his take and he said “Oh! I didn’t know” “Let’s take time out to orientate our children on individual values and integ...
Sleeping with married men is a service to their wives – Sex worker
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Sleeping with married men is a service to their wives – Sex worker

A sex worker who is also a mother of two has revealed that she pays her bills and supports her family by sleeping with married men who are willing to pay and that her services are to help their wives at home, with their marital duties. Her story is one of the powerful narratives that make up 5Star documentary, Sex On The Streets reported by Mirror Online. Journalist Storm Huntley speaks to a high class call girl operating from her home in south London, a sex worker who has been brutally attacked and finds out what it’s really like to sell your body on the streets. But one mum-of-two, who admits she has several married clients, insists sex work does not end marriages – and can have the opposite impact. The woman, who asked to remain anonymous, said: “I help families and keep th...
Video Of Michael Jackson Using ‘Creepy Disguise to Buy Wedding Ring for His Victim’ Surfaces
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Video Of Michael Jackson Using ‘Creepy Disguise to Buy Wedding Ring for His Victim’ Surfaces

A chilling video of Micheal Jackson using creepy disguise to buy a ring and toys for a little boy has surfaced online. This comes after one of his accusers, James Safechuck claimed in Leaving Neverland that the late pop king bought him a wedding ring and staged a fake wedding ceremony during the alleged child abuse. In the shocking documentary, he alleged that they married in a fake wedding ceremony and the singer presented him with a ring. He said: "So we were like this married couple. I say married because we had this mock wedding ceremony.   "We did this in his bedroom and we filled out some vows like we would be bonded forever. It felt good. And the ring is nice. It has a row of diamonds. The wedding ring. According to Mirror UK, the incident was caug...
Drake Removes His Song with Michael Jackson From his Setlist
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Drake Removes His Song with Michael Jackson From his Setlist

Canadian rapper, Drake, who just kicked off his Assassination Vacation European tour with Tory Lanez, has removed his song "Don't Matter to Me" with Michael Jackson from his setlist. According to Variety, the song was not a part of the kickoff show in Manchester on Sunday (March 10). Drake previously performed the record during 2018's Aubrey and the Three Migos tour. While the omission may simply be because Drake already tried the song once on tour and the song's not a major hit in his catalog, it could also certainly be a conscious decision following the explosive HBO documentary, Leaving Neverland. In the explosive documentary which was aired by HBO, Wade Robson and James Safechuck accuse the King of Pop of sexually abusing them as children in extremely graphic detail.
’ll Kill Myself Before I Hurt Children
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’ll Kill Myself Before I Hurt Children

An interview Michael Jackson had Piers Morgan a decade ago shows him saying he would ‘kill himself’ if it wasn’t for his relationship with children. The late Pop icon is currently having his legacy dragged in mud after HBO released a documentary titled Leaving Neverland which details accusations from two men who say he sexually abused them when they were boys. Both men, Wade Robinson and James Safechuck are seen with the singer in the pictures above when they were young. Speaking in the interview with Piers Morgan, Michael Jackson said: ‘If it wasn’t for children I would throw in the towel, I would kill myself, I wouldn’t care to live. ‘They give me my inspiration, they give me…they inspire me. Everything I do, every song I write, the dance, everything I do. They try to us...
HBO Insists On Airing Disparaging Documentary About Michael Jackson
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HBO Insists On Airing Disparaging Documentary About Michael Jackson

HBO has vowed to sire the controversial documentary about Michael Jackson – Leaving Neverland – despite a lawsuit against them. The documentary is about sexual allegations against the singer which was made by two men who claimed he absurd them when they were kids. The broadcaster is being sued by the late singer’s estate who say the broadcaster “breached its agreement not to disparage Michael Jackson.” The complaint filed at the Los Angeles Superior Court says: “The Jackson Estate will seek all damages proximately caused by HBO’s reprehensible disparagement of Michael Jackson, which could exceed $100 million should HBO succeed in the damage it is intending to cause to the legacy of Michael Jackson”. “HBO breached its agreement not to disparage Michael Jackson by producing and ...
John Legend Explains Why He Spoke About R. Kelly
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John Legend Explains Why He Spoke About R. Kelly

John Legend has explained why he spoke about R. Kelly, saying he spoke out to give a voice to the “powerless” victims. He made this known during a recent appearance on “Real Time With Bill Maher”, also stating that he never plays Kelly’s music at parties. Speaking about the #MeToo movement in the music industry, Maher said; “I think a lot of people have asked in the last few years, like, ‘When is the #MeToo movement going to come to the music industry?I think what a lot of people are thinking is ‘God that’s so ubiquitous in the music industry, where would you even start?’” “Yeah, I don’t know,” Legend replied. “I mean I think clearly we’re having this conversation about R.Kelly, there’s another article this week in The New York Times about another musician and so I think there’s ...
Critics Shellshocked By Disturbing New Michael Jackson Documentary
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Critics Shellshocked By Disturbing New Michael Jackson Documentary

A controversial new documentary about Michael Jackson's sexual abuse allegations has stunned critics at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival in Utah. Leaving Neverland, which chonicles the child molestation accusations levelled at the late King of Pop and features interviews from two of his accusers - James Safechuck and Wade Robson, premiered at the Egyptian Theater in Park City on Friday morning (25Jan19), and left critics more than a little shellshocked. During an intermission several reporters took to Twitter to share their thoughts and reactions, with The Daily Beast's Kevin Fallon stating: "The content of this is more disturbing than you could imagine", and Variety’s Matt Donnelly adding: "#Sundance has provided health care professionals in the theater for audience members potential...

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