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The last thing I remember was being carried away by water – DJ Michelle opens up about her near-death experience
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The last thing I remember was being carried away by water – DJ Michelle opens up about her near-death experience

Budding disc jockey, Michelle Abesin, aka DJ Michelle, has opened up for the first time after her near-death experience. It would be recalled that the 21-year-old had gone to a beach in Lagos on Thursday, November 18, with her sister and friends to have fun when she was swept away by water. Her sister, Stella, friends and colleagues began mourning her, however, almost 24 hours after she was swept away, it was revealed that she was found alive and rescued by a man. In a statement issued in the late hours of Saturday November 27, DJ Michelle thanked God for keeping her alive and also specially thanked her rescuer. Recounting her near-death experience, the young disc jockey said that the last thing she remembered was being swept away by the water. "On the 18th of November I...
What I think about Ralf Rangnick’s appointment as Man United manager – Rooney
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What I think about Ralf Rangnick’s appointment as Man United manager – Rooney

Manchester United legend, Wayne Rooney has given his verdict on the club’s appointment of Ralf Rangnick as the interim boss at Old Trafford. Rooney, United’s all-time highest goal scorer, believes the German, seen by many as the godfather of modern football, has a ‘tough’ job on his hands at Manchester United. The former England international believes the German will bring ‘stability’ to the squad. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was sacked last Sunday following series of disappointing results and United have moved to appoint Rangnick as an interim manager for the remainder of the season. Rangnick who is said to have vast experience in the Bundesliga with Schalke, Hoffenheim and RB Leipzig, was also offered a two-year consultancy role at Old Trafford which he will begin ne...
“Who really swear for us?” MC Edo Pikin asks as he shares his experience abroad and compares it to what is obtainable in Nigeria
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“Who really swear for us?” MC Edo Pikin asks as he shares his experience abroad and compares it to what is obtainable in Nigeria

  Comedian MC Edo Pikin took to Instagram to share his experience after he travelled abroad. The comedian who is in the UK for his comedy tour, filmed his view from his hotel room. His hotel, located close to a busy intersection, allowed him to film cars coming and going from different lanes. He pointed out how organized the drivers were, obeying traffic lights, traffic rules, and other road users. He also pointed out that no one was honking unnecessarily as is seen in Nigeria. He compared his experience abroad to what is obtainable in Nigeria and asked why Nigerians have to be so different. He said he did the video so that Governors in Nigeria and other lawmakers can see what is obtainable in other countries. ...
Singer, Jessie J announces that she recently lost a pregnancy
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Singer, Jessie J announces that she recently lost a pregnancy

Jessie J, 33, has revealed that she just lost her baby. The Price Tag singer had kept her pregnancy quiet for several months but told fans on Wednesday Nov. 24, that she had miscarried. It’s not known exactly how far along in the pregnancy she was, but she said she was told during her third scan that there was no longer a heartbeat. Jessie, who recently split from boyfriend Max Pham, also explained that she had decided to have the baby on her own. Jessie first revealed in 2018, while on stage at London’s Royal Albert Hall, that she was told she would struggle to conceive children. She added that finally getting pregnant was a miracle only to find out she had lost it. "To get pregnant was a miracle in itself and an experience I will never forget and I know I will have ...
Luis Enrique picked as next Man United manager
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Luis Enrique picked as next Man United manager

Former Barcelona manager, Luis Enrique has been identified as the best option for the vacant seat at Manchester United. Former Manchester United midfielder, Owen Hargreaves, pointed out Enrique, who is currently with the national team of Spain for the position. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was sacked on Sunday after a disappointing run of results including a 4-0 loss to Watford on Saturday. Michael Carrick was installed as caretaker boss until either an interim manager, or permanent head coach, has been appointed.. Asked about the main contenders to take over at United, Hargreaves told BT Sport: “I think [Pochettino] commands respect, I think he demands work from the players. But all these names are great names. “Brendan has great experience in the league. Zidane, surely the langu...
Scholes, Ferdinand agree on who should become Man Utd next manager after win over Villarreal
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Scholes, Ferdinand agree on who should become Man Utd next manager after win over Villarreal

Manchester United legends, Paul Scholes and Rio Ferdinand have agreed that the Red Devils should appoint the very best manager to coach the club. The pair disclosed this following Man United’s Champions League 2-0 win over Villarreal on Tuesday night. Recall that Man United sacked Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and temporarily put Carrick to take charge of the first team. Speaking on BT Sport, Scholes said: “This is Manchester United. They’ve to have the best in charge! “Michael Carrick is a coach he’s had one game in charge with no experience anywhere else, he can’t. “As much as I like the lad, they can’t appoint him. They need the very best at interim or full time.” On his part, Ferdinand agreed with Scholes, adding: “I don’t think they’ll give it to Michael. “One thing cert...
COVID19 fourth wave likely to happen in December- Lagos state govt
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COVID19 fourth wave likely to happen in December- Lagos state govt

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi, has raised the alarm that the fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic may likely happen in the state in December. Speaking at a press conference on Friday, December 20, Abayomi said passengers coming into the country from high-burden countries might increase the spread of the virus. “Many Nigerians staying abroad will be returning home to celebrate Christmas with their families. Most of these people will be coming from countries where there is a heavy burden of COVID-19 and where we know the virus is changing and mutating. The potential drivers of a fourth wave in Lagos and Nigeria are passengers arriving, especially from heavy-burdened countries in Europe and the United States into Lagos. About 86 per cent of all inbound ...
Giovanni Van Bronckhorst confirmed as Rangers’ new manager following Steven Gerrard’s exit
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Giovanni Van Bronckhorst confirmed as Rangers’ new manager following Steven Gerrard’s exit

Rangers have confirmed the arrival of Giovanni Van Bronckhorst as the club's new manager following Steven Gerrard's exit to Aston Villa. The Dutchman returns to Ibrox 20 years after leaving the Glasgow side as a player, with the 46-year-old picking up managerial experience at Feyenoord and the Chinese Super League. Van Bronckhorst won the Eredivisie with Dutch side Feyenoord in 2017 and is immediately faced with another title challenge at Rangers this season, with the Ibrox club currently four points ahead of rivals Celtic at the top of the Scottish Premier League. Speaking about his appointment, Van Bronckhorst told the Rangers' official website:  'I am absolutely delighted to be returning to Rangers as the club's new manager. 'I feel so lucky to be going to work with a ...
Martin Odegaard names two toughest defenders he ever faced
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Martin Odegaard names two toughest defenders he ever faced

Arsenal attacking midfielder, Martin Odegaard has named the two toughest defenders he has played against in his career so far. Odegaard joined Arsenal on a permanent transfer from Real Madrid in the summer. The 22-year-old had spent the second half of last season on loan at Arsenal. The Norway international has played in the top divisions in the Netherlands, Spain and England. Speaking ahead of Arsenal’s Premier League clash with Liverpool this weekend, Odegaard was asked to name the best defender he’s ever come up against and the midfielder said as quoted by Metro UK, “That is a course I have hard one, of to mention Sergio Ramos, I played against him a couple of times in Spain. “Also, Virgil van Dijk, I played against him with the national team, so I would say those two m...
9th person dies from injuries suffered at Travis Scott’s Astroworld Festival
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9th person dies from injuries suffered at Travis Scott’s Astroworld Festival

A ninth victim of the Astroworld Festival stampede has died after clinging to life at a Texas hospital for five days, the victim’s family said. Bharti Shahani was one of many people hospitalized after attending Astroworld on Friday, November 5. Shahani reportedly did not show brain activity at Houston Methodist Hospital. Shahani attended the Houston event with her sister Namrata Shahani and her cousin Mohit Bellani, but they lost each other during the crowd surge, accordinng to KTRK. Shahani's family attorney said the senior at Texas A&M University passed away on Thursday November 11, from injuries sustained at the event. ABC13 had reported that Shahani who suffered multiple heart attacks during the crowd surge, was placed on a ventilator with no brain ...
If a 5.0 magnitude earthquake hits Nigeria, how many buildings would remain standing? Daddy Freeze asks
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If a 5.0 magnitude earthquake hits Nigeria, how many buildings would remain standing? Daddy Freeze asks

Media personality, Daddy Freeze has taken to Instagram to share his experience of witnessing a 5.0 magnitude earthquake in the United States. According to Daddy Freeze, he was in bed on the 20th floor of a hotel he lodged at in 2014 for the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards, when the incident occurred. He went on to ask how many buildings in Nigeria would remain standing if such earthquake hits Nigeria.
Taylor Swift set to release short film titled ‘All too well’
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Taylor Swift set to release short film titled ‘All too well’

Taylor Swift is set to release a short film titled ‘All too well’ premiering on November 12, the same day as the re-release of her 2012 country album ‘RED’. Written and directed by herself, 10 minutes film is a creative complement to a single included in the album. Asides from the brief teaser released on Twitter, little details are known about the film. Except that several unreleased songs from the archives will also accompany it. The album is expected to have a sum of 30 tracks that’ll deliver the emotional experience of the original album, if not more. The casting choice; Dylan O’ Brein( Maze Runner, Teen Wolf), Sadie Sink(Stranger Things, Fear Street), has added buzz and stirred up a frenzy as the two actors are well-loved professionals in the business of make-believe. Taylo...
PDP would have become dictatorial if Buhari didn’t win in 2015 – Newly elected Chairman, Iyorchia Ayu
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PDP would have become dictatorial if Buhari didn’t win in 2015 – Newly elected Chairman, Iyorchia Ayu

Newly elected National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Professor Iyorchia Ayu has said that the former ruling party would have become dictatorial or complascent if it did not lose power in 2015. Addressing journalists in Abuja on Saturday November 6, Ayu said had the current ruling party lost, they would have thought that they are better than the PDP. He said;   “My priority is for the party to take power. Political parties priorities is always to win. Therefore, I reviewed the reasons why we lost power in 2015 and going to work to unite the party, to sharpen the programmes of the party, market the party to the Nigerian electorate in a way that they will be prepared to vote for us. “In a democracy, it’s normal for political parties to lose power. If we...
Frank Lampard told to take Newcastle job
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Frank Lampard told to take Newcastle job

Former Newcastle manager, Sam Allardyce, has urged former Chelsea coach, Frank Lampard, to accept the Magpies job promptly should the opportunity arise. Allardyce feels Lampard has rested and gained the experience from Derby County and Chelsea for the Newcastle job. Recall that Lampard is in a pole position to replace Steve Bruce as Newcastle manager. Bruce is expected to be relieved of his duties after Newcastle was taken over by Saudis last month. “I don’t think Steven [Gerrard], at this stage, will leave Rangers where they’re, top of the league and winning every week, to fight at the bottom of the Premier League,” Allardyce told talkSPORT Breakfast. “At the moment, the Newcastle job is a massive one, but why leave Rangers who are winning every week to challenge yourself...
Tom Hanks reveals why he turned down Jeff Bezos’ offer to travel with him to space
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Tom Hanks reveals why he turned down Jeff Bezos’ offer to travel with him to space

Top Hollywood Actor, Tom Hanks was offered a ride to space by Billionaire Jeff Bezos on his Blue Origin rocket, but the actor turned it down. According to Hanks the offer came with a price tag. During an appearance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" the very talented actor confirmed that Bezos has asked him to join the space exploration crew but that he was expected to pay. "Well yeah, provided I pay," Hanks said. "It costs like $28 million or something like that. And I'm doing good, Jimmy — I'm doing good — but I ain't paying $28 million. You know what, we could simulate the experience of going to space right now." Hanks, who was promoting his new movie "Finch," mimicked shaking in a rocket while in his chair, saying, "I don't need to spend 28 million bucks to do that." Hanks also...
Oleksandr Usyk responds to Anthony Joshua’s promise to bring ‘war’ and ‘murder’ mindset in their rematch
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Oleksandr Usyk responds to Anthony Joshua’s promise to bring ‘war’ and ‘murder’ mindset in their rematch

World Heavyweight boxing champion, Oleksandr Usyk has responded to Anthony Joshua's promise to be more aggressive and dangerous in their rematch. The Ukrainian beat the Brit by unanimous decision in London in late September to become the new heavyweight champion. However, AJ has since activated his rematch clause to force a second fight. In recent remarks, Joshua promised to bring a ‘war’ and ‘murder’ mindset when they meet in the ring again, rather than once more attempt to outbox his opponent. He also spent two weeks in America learning from various coaches last month, and said he may look to work with one of them before the second fight. But USyk says he is unfazed by Anthony Joshua's comments. Usyk reacted to DAZN: “I am not sure who will train Joshua for ...
Man Utd are hungry – Lucas Moura warns Tottenham
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Man Utd are hungry – Lucas Moura warns Tottenham

Tottenham Hotspur star, Lucas Moura has warned his teammates that Manchester United are ‘hungry’ because of their latest humiliating 5-0 defeat to Liverpool last weekend. Moura gave the warning ahead of Tottenham’s Premier League clash with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side on Saturday. According to him, it is dangerous to play against Man United at this stage, adding that the Red Devils have very good players with experience in the game. “It is always a dangerous time to play against them,” Moura told Standard Sport. “They are hungry because of the game against Liverpool and we are hungry because of the game against West Ham. “They have very good players, they have good experience in football and they will know how to pass this moment. “This is not our problem, it doesn’t ma...
‘There’s so much good that can come from having a vibrator”- rapper Eva Alordiah writes on her experience using a Dildo and how she has come to love it
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‘There’s so much good that can come from having a vibrator”- rapper Eva Alordiah writes on her experience using a Dildo and how she has come to love it

Rapper Eva Alordiah has shared her first experience after using a Dildo and how she has come to love using the sex toy. In a post stated on her IG page, Eva said her first time walking into a sex shop was in London many years ago and that she felt a certain type of way when she walked into the shop and saw the different array of Dildos in the shop. Eva said her first time using a Dildo wasn't great but that she now loves the experience Her post reads ''I still remember when I got my first Vibrator like it was yesterday It was my first time in London and I was walking happily down the busy streets enjoying the view. People all over the place, shoppers, tourists, business people on the go. It was all brand new for me and I was soaking it in, enjoying every damn moment as...
Ighalo set for Super Eagles return
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Ighalo set for Super Eagles return

Al Shabab striker, Odion Ighalo, looks likely to return to the Nigeria national team. Ighalo announced his retirement in 2019, after he emerged top scorer at the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. However, according to the President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, he has spoken to him recently about a possible return. “I had a long conversation with Odion Ighalo, personally I believe we need experience in our attack to combine with our energetic youthful Osimhen, Onuachu, Kelechi et al. “Odion’s body language is very positive. We are also in touch with his agents and club. “The vibe going into these last two games and indeed Afcon is very good,” Pinnick wrote on Instagram.
I can’t be bullied, I’ve been begging you for 7 hours – Paul Okoye reacts to Cubana Chief Priest saying his daughter will experience same treatment his sister is getting
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I can’t be bullied, I’ve been begging you for 7 hours – Paul Okoye reacts to Cubana Chief Priest saying his daughter will experience same treatment his sister is getting

Entertainment executive, Paul Okoye has reacted to Cubana Chief Priest saying his daughter will experience same treatment his sister is getting. The socialite made the comment after Paul leaked his phone numbers in reaction to Chief Priest leaking phone number of Big Brother Naija star, Maria who was formerly signed to the entertainment executive's agency, although Paul claims the number is his. Reacting to the socialite's comment of him defending Maria because of the management fee he will get and also saying that his (Paul) daughter will get same treatment his (Chief Priest) sister, Maryanne, whose husband he accused the reality show star of snatching, has been subjected to, Paul stated that he can't be bullied. Paul also disclosed that he has been begging Cubana Chief Pries...
What Man Utd needs to become a better team – Ronaldo opens up
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What Man Utd needs to become a better team – Ronaldo opens up

Manchester United forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, has said the team will get better if the players know their role and make “sacrifices”. Ronaldo stated this while speaking to Sky Sports ahead of Sunday’s clash at home against Liverpool. The 36-year-old who returned to Old Trafford this summer, believes United need time to gel as a team. The Red Devils go into the game five points off leaders Chelsea after eight fixtures. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men have not won in their last three league fixtures, with just one clean sheet to show from their last 13. “The adaptation will take time, even the system of the game that we play, but I think step by step we have to put it in our mind that everything is possible. “Everyone should know their role. I know my role in the team, in the ...
“How the narrative has changed” Sonia Ogiri revisits her beef with Mercy Johnson after incident at the actress’ daughter’s school
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“How the narrative has changed” Sonia Ogiri revisits her beef with Mercy Johnson after incident at the actress’ daughter’s school

Actress Sonia Ogiri has revived her old beef with Mercy Johnson after the actress came out to accuse a teacher at her daughter's school of bullying her child because of the hatred she has for her, the mother. Mercy claimed in a video that she noticed a teacher at her daughter's school hated her for no reason and she mentioned it to her husband. Addressing that, Sonia, who claimed in 2019 that Mercy Johnson didn't like her for no reason, said "judgement day" is coming on everyone "one by one". Back in 2019, Sonia had shared her "bitter experience" with Mercy Johnson who she accused of hating her for no reason. She claimed that Mercy did "mean things" to her including refusing to ride in the same car with her for no reason. She further claimed that Mercy asked movie crew memb...
He put my pen!s in his mouth’ – Manchester United icon Patrice Evra reveals how he was sexually abused by his teacher aged 13
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He put my pen!s in his mouth’ – Manchester United icon Patrice Evra reveals how he was sexually abused by his teacher aged 13

Manchester United icon, Patrice Evra has opened up for the first time on his harrowing experience of being sexually abused by his teacher at the age of 13. The former France defender, has never spoken about the topic publicly but has now revealed it while writing his autobiography in a bid to help others who have been through the same torment. According to Evra, the abuse occurred while he was living with his teacher, who had used his position of trust to offer him a spare room so he won't have to travel from his home to school. In an extract from his new book, titled 'I Love This Game', Evra reveals: 'The teacher, believing I'd gone to sleep, would put his hands under my bedcover and try to touch me" "I knew what he was doing was wrong, so I tried to push him away and pu...
Pastor among 125 people arrested in human trafficking sting
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Pastor among 125 people arrested in human trafficking sting

A Florida pastor who recently launched a new church is among 125 people arrested in a 20-day human trafficking sting that resulted in the rescue of four women and a 17-year-old in the US. “Individuals who make a conscious choice and effort to take advantage of others through human trafficking have no room in Hillsborough County,” Hillsborough County Sheriff Chad Chronister declared during a press conference on the arrests. “Our approach and efforts year-round are proactive and relentless. Our strong team of detectives will continue to work tirelessly to takedown and put a stop to human trafficking.” Chronister said during the sting operation dubbed “Operation Round-Up” that started on Aug. 4 and ended Oct. 13, undercover detectives targeted criminals who attempted to prey upon...
Bayern boss Nagelsmann idolised Chelsea legend Terry and reveals why he may never leave Bundesliga
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Bayern boss Nagelsmann idolised Chelsea legend Terry and reveals why he may never leave Bundesliga

The German head coach used to look up to the former England international as a "role model" in his playing days Bayern boss Julian Nagelsmann has admitted idolising Chelsea legend John Terry, while also revealing why he may never leave the Bundesliga. Nagelsmann has emerged as one of the top young coaches in Europe, having gained experience at Hoffenheim and RB Leipzig before being snapped up by Bayern in the summer. The German was far less successful as a player, hanging up his boots at the age of 20 due to serious injury, but has now cited Terry as one of his early career inspirations.  
Brentford vs Chelsea: Tuchel rates Malang Sarr, Chalobah’s performances after EPL 1-0 win
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Brentford vs Chelsea: Tuchel rates Malang Sarr, Chalobah’s performances after EPL 1-0 win

Chelsea boss, Thomas Tuchel has praised the performances of Malang Sarr and Trevoh Chalobah following his side’s Premier League 1-0 win against Brentford on Saturday. Sarr and Chalobah played in a back three, alongside Andreas Christensen. The youngsters played their part in keeping a clean sheet for Tuchel’s side as Ben Chilwell’s first-half goal gave Chelsea all three points against Brentford. Speaking on their performances, Tuchel told Sky Sports: “We trust the guys who played, they are young and they needed it. “Otherwise, if you don’t play, you can’t get experience. “They did very, very good and in the last 25 minutes, we need to talk about where we can do better and always there is room to improve.” Chelsea’s next fixture is against Malmo in the Champions League o...
Chiwetalu Agu recounts how he was treated at DSS office
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Chiwetalu Agu recounts how he was treated at DSS office

Veteran actor, Chiwetalu Agu, has recounted his experience in the hands of the operatives of the Department of State Services DSS. Agu was arrested last Tuesday, October 7 in Onitsha by men of the Nigerian Army who accused him of propagating the Biafran agenda. He was later released and then re-arrested by men of the Department of State Security and taken to Abuja. He was released on October 12. Speaking at a welcome back party organized for him by the Actors Guild of Nigeria AGN, Agu said he was treated with respect by the DSS officers. ''It didn’t start well but God took control. I was only buying bread for the poor. Soldiers came in and started scattering things. They said they are calling me in the office but they did not tell me my offence. Because they did not tell me m...
Campbell tells Nigerian-born striker, Balogun to leave Arsenal
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Campbell tells Nigerian-born striker, Balogun to leave Arsenal

Former Arsenal striker, Kevin Campbell, has told Nigerian-born striker, Folarin Balogun, to leave the Gunners on loan. Campbell believes Balogun needs a loan away from Arsenal to really kickstart his fledgling career. He said this ahead of Arsenal’s Premier League clash with Crystal Palace on October 18. Speaking to Football Insider, Campbell said, “He needs to learn his trade. Balogun needs to go out on loan and get some football. “Under-23s football is just too easy for him at the moment. He needs to go into the trenches. That’s the only way he’ll learn about his game.” “When you play against the defenders in the lower leagues, they have mortgages and families to look after. It is serious. Whereas it is all hunky-dory in the Under-23s. “I am [sure] he will go out and ...
#EndSARS: Lagos police warns against anniversary protest
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#EndSARS: Lagos police warns against anniversary protest

The Lagos state police command has warned residents in the state against staging any protest to commemorate the one-year anniversary of the #EndSARS protest in the state. Last October, youths across Nigeria took to the streets to demand an end to police brutality. The protest took a violent turn after it was hijacked by thugs. In a statement released by its spokesperson, CSP Adekunle Ajisebutu, the state police command says credible intelligence at its disposal indicates that some youths, individuals or groups were planning to embark on protest in commemoration of one year anniversary of ENDSARS. The command says Lagosians and indeed Nigerians cannot afford to relive the distasteful experience of last year's protest which caused "pain, anguish, needless loss of lives and wanton ...
One of the reasons I am still single is because I am scared of women” – Popular Cameroonian lesbian, Kiki Bandy says women are harder to date than men
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One of the reasons I am still single is because I am scared of women” – Popular Cameroonian lesbian, Kiki Bandy says women are harder to date than men

Popular Cameroonian blogger and lesbian, Kiki Bandy, has said that women are harder to date than men. "If I am being honest, one of the reasons I am still single is because I am scared of women. From my experience, women are harder to date than men but I can't help my exclusive attraction to women." she wrote on Friday October 8.
Singer Kelis’ husband photographer Mike Mora reveals he has Stage 4 Stomach Cancer
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Singer Kelis’ husband photographer Mike Mora reveals he has Stage 4 Stomach Cancer

Mike Mora, the husband of singer Kelis, has revealed that he has been diagnosed with stage four stomach cancer. The photographer, who has been married to the “Milkshake” singer since 2014, took to Instagram to share his experience since finding out he had the sickness a year ago. Shortly after moving to a farm outside of Los Angeles with his family, he said he noticed something was wrong and began to feel pains in his stomach. The photographer began to lose his appetite and started feeling back pain After seeing several visits to specialists, he was diagnosed with gastric adenocarcinoma and the disease had progressed to the lymph nodes in his back. 'This picture was taken as I was being transferred to the oncology section of UCLA Santa Monica from nearby Ronald Reagan hospi...
Senate confirms President Buhari’s EFCC board nominee who ‘started school before birth’
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Senate confirms President Buhari’s EFCC board nominee who ‘started school before birth’

The Nigerian senate on Tuesday October 5, confirmed the nomination of Yahaya Muhammad (Yobe State) by President Muhammadu Buhari, as a board member of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The Nation reported that while a senator representing Jigawa North East, Hassan Hadejia, said there was a discrepancy in the sequence of Muhammad’s educational experience because he was allegedly born on September 29, 1969 but started school at Central Primary School in 1968, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Anti-Corruption and Financial Crimes, Suleiman Abdu Kwari (Kaduna North) urged the Senate to confirm Muhammad and other nominees. Commenting on the discrepancy, Hadejia said;   “My name is Senator Hassan Hadejia, representing Jigawa Northeast Senatorial District. Le...
I sleep with married men and love the thrill. People call me a homewrecker but I never feel guilty and have no remorse – British model, Gweneth Lee
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I sleep with married men and love the thrill. People call me a homewrecker but I never feel guilty and have no remorse – British model, Gweneth Lee

49-year-old British model turned financial consultant, Gweneth Lee is wearing her serial homewrecker tag with pride after years of sleeping with married men. Explaining why she gave up traditional dating for trips to out-of-the-way restaurants and secret texts, Lee revealed that she has had "affair after affair" with numerous married men after 4-year relationship ended in 2017. Revealing that the married men she has dated have spoilt her with gifts, she described the experience as exciting and also disclosed that she feels no remorse even when called a homewrecker. The lady who was once happily married but lost her husband to cancer, stated that traditional dating has repeatedly made her miserable.   Sharing her girl code story, Lee told The Sun;  ...
I don’t like to show off. But God definitely loves to use me to show off and I love it – BBNaija’s Laycon
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I don’t like to show off. But God definitely loves to use me to show off and I love it – BBNaija’s Laycon

BBNaija Season five winner, Laycon, took to his Twitter handle to brag about the way God uses him to show. Laycon in his tweet says he doesn't like show off but God constantly loves to show off with him and he loves it He wrote ''One thing about me, I don’t like to show off. But God definitely loves to use me to show off and I love it !!! I will continue to grow and win, this is just the beginning… there’s more celebrations to experience.''
Prince Andrew hires Princeton-educated lawyer famed for making stars legal issues ‘disappear’ to fight claims he sexually assaulted Jeffrey Epstein ‘victim’ Virginia Roberts
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Prince Andrew hires Princeton-educated lawyer famed for making stars legal issues ‘disappear’ to fight claims he sexually assaulted Jeffrey Epstein ‘victim’ Virginia Roberts

Prince Andrew has brought more experience to his legal team by hiring Princeton-educated female attorney as he prepares to fight the sexual assault lawsuit brought by a Jeffrey Epstein accuser, Virginia Roberts, who claims she was raped by the royal. Court documents, filed  on Thursday, September 30, and obtained exclusively by DailyMail.com, revealed the Duke of York, who denies the claims made against him, has asked Melissa Lerner to join his team. Lerner is from Los Angeles-based Lavley Singer - a top law firm known for making celebrities' legal problems disappear. The same day, an attorney for Andrew's accuser Virginia Roberts said Epstein's estate had agreed to disclose the details of a secret settlement between her and Epstein, which the duke is arguing could protect him...
Christian model claims she and her husband have “threesomes with god” and it’s the best “sex” of her life
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Christian model claims she and her husband have “threesomes with god” and it’s the best “sex” of her life

A Christian model and mum-of-two has claimed that she and her husband have "threesomes" with "god" and that it’s the “best sex" of her life. Nita Marie, 45, from Colorado, US, who once sparked controversy by claiming "god tells her to strip off", said she and her husband like to "invite" god into bed with them at least "twice a week". She admits that god doesn’t show up in physical form but she can feel his presence while they make love. She also stated that asking god to get involved in her sex life has made a huge difference to it, which is now "the best it's ever been". According to DailyStar, the model said: "When you invite god to be a part of sex you change the act from something purely physical to something sacred and spiritual. I’ve been asking Him to join me...
Bukayo Saka gives condition for Arsenal to win Trophies under Arteta
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Bukayo Saka gives condition for Arsenal to win Trophies under Arteta

Arsenal star, Bukayo Saka, has given one condition for Arsenal to win trophies under their manager, Mikel Arteta, this season. Saka said that Arsenal would win silverware under Arteta this term only if they continue the way they played against Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Sunday. The England international believes the Gunners can “achieve anything” this season, adding that they have the quality to do so. Saka was on target on Sunday as Arsenal defeated Tottenham 3-1 in a Premier League London derby at Emirates Stadium. He also set up Emile Smith-Rowe for the opener against Tottenham during the encounter. “We can achieve anything, no matter what age. With age comes experience, but we have a lot of experience in this squad anyway, which helps us,”...
Carabao Cup Round of 16: Teams expected to qualify for quarter-final stage
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Carabao Cup Round of 16: Teams expected to qualify for quarter-final stage

Following the Carabao Cup round of 16 (fourth round) draw this week, Chelsea, Manchester City and Liverpool are all expected to qualify for the quarter-final stage this season due to their ‘current form and experience’ in the game. DAILY POST reports that Chelsea have won three out of their last four games against Aston Villa in the Carabao Cup, Tottenham in the Premier League and Zenit in the Champions League and Manchester City in the Premier League. Man City, on the other hand, have not lost a game in their last four matches. Pep Guardiola’s side thrashed Wycombe 6-1 in the Carabao Cup, played 0-0 against Southampton and defeated RB Leipzig in the Champions League and won 1-0 against Chelsea on Saturday. The Citizens are currently the Carabao Cup holders. They d...
Raducanu Drops Coach who led her to US Open Triumph
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Raducanu Drops Coach who led her to US Open Triumph

US Open winner Emma Raducanu has decided to replace coach Andrew Richardson with someone who has the experience to keep her at the top level on the WTA Tour. Richardson, who coached British youth players, worked with Raducanu at Bromley Tennis Centre near her Kent home and then went with the 18-year-old to New York, where she entered her second major in the qualifying rounds. He replaced Nigel Sears, Andy Murray’s father-in-law, who Raducanu dropped after reaching the round of 16 at Wimbledon in July. “After Wimbledon, I was ranked around 200 in the world and at the time I thought Andrew would be a great coach to trial so we went to the States but never did I even dream of winning the US Open,” Raducanu said at an event staged by the British Lawn Tennis Association at the ...
Dr. Dre ordered to pay $1.5M to estranged wife Nicole Young in legal fees
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Dr. Dre ordered to pay $1.5M to estranged wife Nicole Young in legal fees

Hip Hop mogul, Dr. Dre has been ordered to pay an 'extra $1.55million' in attorney fees to estranged wife Nicole Young. According to The Blast, a judge issued a 'temporary order' in the pair's ongoing divorce case laying out how much Dre is expected to pay Young, including spousal support and legal fees. In the court docs obtained by the publication, the judge cited the 'disparity' of assets between Dre and Young, as well as 'attorney's training and experience in family law,' as reasons for the uptick in fees. 'Ms. Samantha F. Spector and Lisa Helfend Meyer, certified family law specialists, have significant years of experience in family law and have extensive practical experience in complex family law matters,' the judge writes. ...
BBNaija: Ebuka Reacts as housemates Launch Search for Nini
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BBNaija: Ebuka Reacts as housemates Launch Search for Nini

Big Brother Naija season 6 host, Ebuka obi-Uchendu has reacted to the ongoing search for Nini by other housemates. Recall that Biggie during a diary session told Nini to use a secret emergency exit upstairs and leave the house for 24 hours. She was instructed to keep the secret and not disclose it to anyone. Following the development, the other housemates were thrown into confusion after they noticed that Nini was nowhere to be found. Saga was seen in front of the diary room demanding that Biggie open the door just in case Nini was stuck inside. Queen was seen dusting the duvets in search of her. Other housemates were searching all the other areas of the house in confusion as no trace of Nini was found. Reacting, Ebuka in a post via his Twitter account,...
Dancer Kaffy loses her father
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Dancer Kaffy loses her father

Nigerian dancer, Kafayat Shafau popularly known as Kaffy has lost her father. Kaffy shared the sad news on Instagram with a caption that read " #RIP DAD". This is also coming barely 24 hours after she shared her near-death experience after taking a medication she was allergic to.
Dancer Kaffy recounts near-death experience after taking drugs she was allergic to
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Dancer Kaffy recounts near-death experience after taking drugs she was allergic to

Nigerian dancer, Kafayat Shafau popularly known as Kaffy is grateful to God for narrowly escaping a near-death experience after taking a medication she was allergic to. In a post shared on Instagram, the mum of two expressed gratitude to her fans and friends for the rapid response, while advising them to be careful with any drug they are given. According to her, her lungs were collapsing, eyes changing colors, belly swelling, and taking breath felt like she was slipping into a dangerous sleep after the effect of the drug kicked in. She wrote “I am grateful to God for life today! It was near-death. Please be careful with any drug you are given. You could be lethagecally allegic without knowing. Lungs collapsing Eyes changing color Belly swelling Taking breathe feeling li...
Actress Jane Powell is dead
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Actress Jane Powell is dead

Legendary Hollywood actress, Jane Powell is dead at the age of 92. The actress known as one of the last surviving stars of the Golden Age of Hollywood, died of natural causes at the home she shared for many years with her husband, actor and publicist Dickie Moore, who died in 2015. Susan Granger, a friend of Powell’s and a spokesperson for the family, confirmed to various outlets that the actress died peacefully at her home in Wilton, Connecticut on Thursday September 16. Powell performed virtually her whole life, starting about age 5 as a singing prodigy on radio in Portland, Oregon. She made her first movie at 16 and graduated from teenage roles to costarring in the lavish musical productions that were a staple of 20th-century Hollywood. Her first feature film appearanc...
Gabrielle Union says she was ‘shattered’ when she learned Dwyane Wade fathered a child with another woman
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Gabrielle Union says she was ‘shattered’ when she learned Dwyane Wade fathered a child with another woman

Gabrielle Union has disclosed that her soul was 'shattered' when she learned her husband Dwyane Wade got another woman pregnant while she was going through IVF treatments to try to conceive. The American actress, 48, made the disclosure in her new book You Got Something Stronger, where she wrote about her infertility struggles. “The experience of Dwayne having a baby so easily, while I was unable to, left my soul not just broken into pieces but shattered into fine dust scattering in the wind.” She continued: “To say I was devastated is to pick a word on a low shelf for convenience. There are people – strangers that I will never meet, who have been upset that I have not previously talked about that trauma. I have not had words, and even after untol amounts of therapy I am not s...
Nigeria makes impact in track Cycling Championship
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Nigeria makes impact in track Cycling Championship

Nigeria is doing well at the ongoing 2021 Tissot International Cycling Union (UCI) Championship in Cali, Colombia. Chairman of the Caretaker Committee of the Cycling Federation of Nigeria (CFN), Giandomenico Massari, made this known while congratulating Nigerian female track cyclists taking part in the event. Massari told the News Agency of Nigeria in an interview on Saturday in Abuja that the Nigerian team was chalking up points in the competition. “We are acquiring points and the Olympic qualification is based on continent and in African for now we (Nigeria) are leading. “We have two African countries participating, Nigeria and South Africa. “Although Nigeria is not as experienced as the other countries that have decades of experience, it is doing well. “This is...
Ferguson reveals how he blocked Ronaldo’s move to Man City
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Ferguson reveals how he blocked Ronaldo’s move to Man City

Legendary Manchester United manager, Sir Alex Ferguson, has confirmed he blocked Cristiano Ronaldo from making a possible switch to Manchester City. According to Ferguson, he could not imagine the 36-year-old playing for their city rivals. The Scot is understood to have phoned Ronaldo personally to persuade him to return to Old Trafford. Speaking with ViaPlay, Ferguson has now revealed he also spoke to United’s owners to make the deal happen. “I’m excited like everyone else, there was anticipation all day yesterday and waking up in the morning. I speak for all supporters – it’s a great day for Manchester United. “A lot of people played their part (in bringing Ronaldo back) and I contributed knowing that really Cristiano wanted to come here and that was important. It worked...
“My Mistake will speak grace for me soon,” Annie Idibia writes alongside other quotes
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“My Mistake will speak grace for me soon,” Annie Idibia writes alongside other quotes

Annie Idibia took to Instagram to share a number of quotes. One of the quotes reads: "Even my mistake will speak grace for me. Soon." She added in another: "I see a certain life for myself & I won't stop until I get it." Another post reads: "In order to love who you are, you cannot hate the experience that shaped you." She also wrote, "Never let anyone recruit you into hating someone who has never worked you." This comes one week after the actress called out her husband, Tuface Idibia, and his family on social media and some of his family members hit back at her.
Rotimi and Vanessa Mdee are Expecting their first Child, share Maternity Photos
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Rotimi and Vanessa Mdee are Expecting their first Child, share Maternity Photos

Nigerian-American singer and actor, Rotimi is expecting his first child with fiancee and Tanzanian music star, Vanessa Mdee. In an exclusive interview with People, the couple revealed that they are expecting a baby boy. They said; "We are super excited to welcome our son. As first-time parents, everything about this experience has been a brand-new challenge. We love it." 33-year-old Vanessa said the pregnancy has been a "very smooth" journey so far. She said; "He's been so good to us. No real pain or symptoms. Some funny cravings and food aversions here and there. It's been much harder in these final weeks because he's preparing his arrival, but all in all we've been super blessed." Their maternity photos, taken by Leslie Andrews and shared exclusively with PEOPLE, featured m...

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