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I won’t bury my son even if it takes 30 years- Sylvester Oromoni’s dad says as he continues to demand justice
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I won’t bury my son even if it takes 30 years- Sylvester Oromoni’s dad says as he continues to demand justice

Sylvester Oromoni, the father of Dowen College student, late Sylvester Oromoni Jnr, has vowed not to bury his son even if takes him 30 years until his son gets justice. Oromoni said this while reacting to the statement from the Lagos state Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, that the autopsies carried out on late Oromoni Jnr's body in Warri and Lagos showed he died a natural death. While speaking to Punch, Mr. Oromoni said “The family does not have power. We only rely on God. If they insist that the school will reopen, there is no problem. If God keeps me for 20 or 30 years, I will follow up this case. Government will come, the government will go. I am not bothered. The soul of that boy is crying round. God is alive; He cannot be bribed. My son will never be buried. If it t...
‘This is a fight for the whole world!’ – Novak Djokovic’s father accuses Australian officials of holding the tennis star captive
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‘This is a fight for the whole world!’ – Novak Djokovic’s father accuses Australian officials of holding the tennis star captive

Novak Djokovic's father has accused Australian authorities of holding the 20-time Grand Slam champion "captive". Djokovic is being held inside Melbourne Airport since landing in Australia on Wednesday, January 5, reportedly inside a room without members of his entourage and without a mobile phone. Officials are questioning Djokovic after a member of his team filled out the wrong visa ahead of entry to the country over his exemption to get vaccinated. The visa applied for does not allow a medical exemption of the kind that the Serbian has received to compete at the Australian Open as an unvaccinated player. Meanwhile, his father Srdjan Djokovic has issued a statement to the Australian government, asking them to release his son while suggesting that protests may be imminent if ...
“She is a good person and deserves the world” Khloe Kardashian’s ex-husband Lamar Odom speaks after DNA test results showed Tristan fathered another child while with Khloe
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“She is a good person and deserves the world” Khloe Kardashian’s ex-husband Lamar Odom speaks after DNA test results showed Tristan fathered another child while with Khloe

Khloe Kardashian’s ex-husband Lamar Odom is speaking out after Tristan Thompsom admitted he is the father to Maralee Nichols’ newborn son and apologized to Khloe for cheating on her. "Khloe, you don’t deserve this,” Thompson wrote on his Instagram Story. “You don’t deserve the heartache and humiliation I have caused you. You don’t deserve the way I have treated you over the years. My actions certainly have not lined up with the way I view you." Following Tristan's admission and apology, Lamar Odom, who used to be married to Khloe, posted a comment on a Facebook post discussing the matter. Lamar wrote: "I truly wish nothing but the best for her and I’m hoping we can reconnect and talk one day as friends. "She is a good person and deserves the world."
Footballer Ighalo gifts children iPhones, others for Christmas
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Footballer Ighalo gifts children iPhones, others for Christmas

Nigerian footballer, Odion Ighalo, on Saturday gifted iPhones and other gadgets to his three children: Daniel, Bernice, and Samuel. The Super Eagles striker took to his Instagram story to share videos of his children unwrapping their Christmas gifts which were under the tree. His only girl, Bernice, was super excited and surprised by the iPhone gift that she teased her father that it was a fake one. She also received headphones amongst other gifts. Her brothers also received iPhones, laptops, and other items See photos below: Ighalo and his children  
I will never be an absentee father – Actor Akah Nnani pledges to his daughter as she turns one
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I will never be an absentee father – Actor Akah Nnani pledges to his daughter as she turns one

Actor Akah Nnani is celebrating his daughter, Gabrielle, who turns one year old today December 21. In a post shared on his Instagram page, the excited dad prayed for his daughter and pledged to do his part as a father. He wrote; From 0 - 365 My miracle: Chizaram Gabrielle Eriife Amaris Nnani. You are already 1 year old. Thank you for coming. You changed everything. Everything!!!! Gabrielle means 'The Lord (Adonai) is my strong man'. Yes, "He surrounds you like the mountains surround Jerusalem". But I will do my part baby. The part He has given me. To protect you from insecurities, to protect your mind from negative influences and darkness of this world, to provide the best environment for you to thrive and dream and be. I will introduce you to our God. I will give you the bes...
Jamie Spears files to have singer daughter Britney continue to pay his legal fees in spite of termination of conservatorship
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Jamie Spears files to have singer daughter Britney continue to pay his legal fees in spite of termination of conservatorship

Barely a month after Britney Spears' 13-year conservatorship ended, her father Jamie has filed a lawsuit for the singer to continue paying his attorney fees. Jamie in court documents obtained by Variety, asked that Britney's estate make payments to his legal team for "ongoing fiduciary duties relating to the winding up of the Conservatorship of the Person and Estate." The document added; "Prompt payment on account of Jamie's attorneys' fees is necessary to ensure the Conservatorship can be wound up quickly and efficiently to allow Britney to take control of her life as she and Jamie desire. "The fiduciary obligations Jamie owes did not end with his suspension or with the order terminating the Conservatorship," the petition continued, adding: "Payment of Ja...
Kanye West says he’s going to be homeless in a year as he plans to turn his houses into churches
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Kanye West says he’s going to be homeless in a year as he plans to turn his houses into churches

American music star, Kanye West has predicted that he is going to be homeless in a year. The 44-year-old father of four who has racked up properties all over the world inbetween his successful career, including his much publicized ranch in Wyoming, has revealed that he plans turning his houses to churches. During a lengthy interview with culture magazine 032c, the ‘DONDA’ rapper spoke of how society needs to progress. Kanye said; “We are under capitalist rule, and it’s killing us. It’s time to change that. “I’m going to be homeless in a year. I’m going to turn all the homes I own into churches. We’re making this orphanage, and it will be a place where anyone can go. “It should be like an artist commune. Food should always be available.” Ye turned his attention to end...
Stevie J and son kicked off Delta flight
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Stevie J and son kicked off Delta flight

Music producer Stevie J and his son, Stevie II were escorted off a Delta flight following a dispute over alcohol. The father and son who now claim to have been unfairly treated, allegedly attempted to board a plane with alcohol despite warnings from airline staff. TMZ reported that Delta Airlines personnel escorted Stevie J and his son off of the plane prior to its departure from LAX, insisting he disobeyed a staffer’s instruction to dispose an alcoholic beverage he purchased in the terminal before boarding. A footage showed Stevie II explaining his case to Delta staff as they walked him and his father out of the aircraft. The producer maintained that he was simply having a pre-flight drink with his son and they both threw away their unfinished beverages upon request, but the ga...
Singer Blakk Rasta narrates how he Failed to have an Erection for a year after his Wife Died
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Singer Blakk Rasta narrates how he Failed to have an Erection for a year after his Wife Died

Ghanaian award-winning radio presenter and Reggae musician, Blakk Rasta has narrated how he failed to have an erection for a year after his wife died. The singer opened up in an interview on Up Close and Personal Segment on GTV’s Breakfast Show. Rasta revealed that he had no desire to lay with another woman because his wife’s death came as a huge blow. Recounting how his wife died, the singer said she complained about her health and was eventually diagnosed with an ulcer and given a rigorous diet to follow in order to stay safe. Her condition worsened and she was rushed to the hospital where she was told it wasn’t an ulcer, but rather appendicitis. She opted for traditional treatment and was sent to her father for local therapy, but unfortunately, she died just two days after ...
I Miss Falling in Love – Yvonne Nelson
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I Miss Falling in Love – Yvonne Nelson

Ghanaian movie star, Yvonne Nelson has taken to Twitter to reveal one of the things she misses. In a tweet she shared, Yvonne Nelson revealed that she misses falling in love. The actress formerly dated Nigerian music star Iyanya, and since she broke up with the father of her daughter, Ryan, she is yet to be linked to any romantic partner.
Photos of the woman expecting a baby with Tristan Thompson
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Photos of the woman expecting a baby with Tristan Thompson

Basketball star Tristan Thompson is set to become a father for the third time. He is expecting a baby with Texas personal trainer Maralee Nichols, 31, who has since moved to Los Angeles and is now suing Tristan for child support. Maralee is due to give birth to her baby boy today, December 3, according to Dailymail. Maralee said her baby was conceived during Tristan's birthday celebrations in March. Tristan admitted in court documents that they had sex but said it only happened twice on the same day. But Maralee's lawyers said Tristan and Maralee had been having an affair for 5 months before his birthday in March. During his birthday, when the baby was conceived, Khloe was still with Tristan. Khloe and her daughter,  True, were pictured with Tristan...
Ethan Crumbley’s mother wrote pro-gun letter to Trump praising his support for guns
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Ethan Crumbley’s mother wrote pro-gun letter to Trump praising his support for guns

More details are emerging about Ethan Crumbley, the 15-year-old charged with shooting and killing four students and wounding seven at a Michigan high school on Tuesday November 30. Ethan Crumbley, who has been charged with 24 different counts as an adult, came from a family that was supportive of possessing guns. Ethan's mother, Jennifer Crumbley, 43, wrote an open letter to then president-elect Donald Trump on her blog in Nov. 2016 to praise Trump for supporting guns. She wrote: "As a female and a Realtor, thank you for allowing my right to bear arms. Allowing me to be protected if I show a home to someone with bad intentions. Thank you for respecting that Amendment." The semi-automatic handgun Ethan Crumbley used to kill four students and wound many more was legally purch...
‘That noble family has never done anything wrong to my family”- Father of Ooni of Ife’s babymama speaks after his daughter accused the monarch of being an absentee dad
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‘That noble family has never done anything wrong to my family”- Father of Ooni of Ife’s babymama speaks after his daughter accused the monarch of being an absentee dad

The father of Omolara Olatubosun, the mother of Princess Adeola, daughter of Ooni of Ile-Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has said the relationship between his family and that of the traditional ruler is cordial. Ooni of Ife welcomed Adeola when he was 19. This comes after Omolara issued a statement last week, accusing the monarch of not being present in the early stages of their daughter's life. Recall that on October 18, 2021, Adeola turned 28 and the monarch took to his official Instagram and Facebook pages to celebrate her. The monarch wrote “I equally realized that being a single parent to a daughter in an unfamiliar footprint can be a major shift in human experience and a daunting journey as you need to help your child to navigate day to day social situations, complex feelings,...
Photos show Oxford High School shooter posing with gun before sharing countdown to the school shooting
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Photos show Oxford High School shooter posing with gun before sharing countdown to the school shooting

The 15-year-old shooter who opened fire on his Michigan high school was identified by authorities as Ethan Crumbley at a press conference on Wednesday, Dec. 1. Ethan shot and killed 4 students and injured 7 others when he opened fired at Oxford High School in Michigan on Tuesday, Nov. 30. Ethan carried out the shooting with a semi-automatic handgun his father purchased on Black Friday. He will be charged as an adult with one count of terrorism, four counts of first-degree murder, seven counts of assault with intent to murder, 12 counts of possession of a firearm in the commission of a felony. Old photos of Ethan show him posing with guns. The photos have now been widely shared following the shooting. One post, shared after his father bought the gun on Black Friday,  rea...
I didn’t know we were rich until I was 13 – Davido says as he reveals his father drove a Honda and was modest despite being rich
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I didn’t know we were rich until I was 13 – Davido says as he reveals his father drove a Honda and was modest despite being rich

Davido has revealed that he grew up not knowing his father was rich. He explained that he watched his father work so hard and live modestly. He added that despite being rich, his father drove a Honda and his mother also had a modest Toyota car. He said it wasn't until he was age 13 that he knew his father is a wealthy man. Speaking during a radio interview, Davido recalled the incident that made him realise there were rich. The singer said it took moving into their new house for him to realise this. See below.
Adunni Ade recalls being cut off financially by her dad after getting pregnant in secondary school
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Adunni Ade recalls being cut off financially by her dad after getting pregnant in secondary school

Adunni Ade took to Instagram to talk about her sons and how they give her strength. The mother-of-two revealed that she was a senior in college when she got pregnant with her first child. As a result, her father cut her off financially and she had to struggle to make ends meet, though her mother tried to stand by her. 4 years later, she said she was pregnant again and angry with herself for going through the same thing over again. She says her sons gave her the strength to push through and she sometimes had to hold down 3 jobs at once to make enough to cater for them. Read her post below.
Professional snowboarder Marko Grilc, 38, dies after hitting his head on a rock
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Professional snowboarder Marko Grilc, 38, dies after hitting his head on a rock

A professional snowboarder has died from fatal head injuries at an Austrian ski resort. Marko Grilc, 38, from Slovenia, who wasn't wearing a helmet when he fell, hit his head on a rock covered in snow on Tuesday. A police press release from Tyrol, Austria said a 38-year-old man from Slovenia died in a snowboarding accident while filming with his team. His team and staff at the Sölden ski resort tried to resuscitate him, but he died at the scene, CNN reports. Burton Snowboards and GoPro, both sponsors of Grilc, confirmed the news in a statement. Burton Snowboards tweeted: 'With a heavy heart we share that yesterday, our dear friend and Burton team rider Marko "Grilo" Grilc passed away in an accident while snowboarding. 'Our heart goes out to his fiancée Nina and their ch...
Elon Musk’s son, X AE A-Xii, makes rare appearance during Zoom presentation
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Elon Musk’s son, X AE A-Xii, makes rare appearance during Zoom presentation

Elon Musk’s 1-year-old son, X AE A-Xii, made a rare appearance when he joined his father during a Zoom meeting last week. The toddler, whom Musk shares with ex-girlfriend Grimes, was seen sitting on his dad’s lap as he engaged in a video chat to give an update on Starship with the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Baby X said "hi" several times while joyfully flailing his arms about. X AE A-Xii watched the screen in awe as it displayed his dad’s rocket before a man came in to carry him out so Musk could continue his meeting uninterrupted. Watch the video below.
Veteran comic actor Baba Suwe is dead
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Veteran comic actor Baba Suwe is dead

Veteran Yoruba actor Babatunde Omidina aka Baba Suwe is dead. The actor died on Monday at 67. Baba Suwe’s death was announced by one of his daughters, Adesola Omidina. She said: “This is to announce the sudden death of my father, Babatunde Omidina, the legend and rare gem, Baba Suwe on November 11, 2021. Details and other arrangements will be announced shortly.” Baba Suwe became popular for his comical roles in Nollywood films with Yoruba language. He suffered poor health in 2018, making several Nigerians including Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to donate funds for his medical treatment abroad.
Media personality, Denrele Edun, shares lovely family photos as he celebrates his dad on his 80th birthday
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Media personality, Denrele Edun, shares lovely family photos as he celebrates his dad on his 80th birthday

Media personality, Denrele Edun, shared lovely family photos on his Instagram page this afternoon as he celebrates his father, Mr Adekunle Alaba Edun, who turns 80 today November 17. Reflecting on how amazing his father is, Denrele wrote; ''HAPPY 80TH BIRTHDAY TO MY AMAZING DAD; MR ADEKUNLE ALABA EDUN. Thanks to an incredibly loving FATHER like you; Myself, Ronke and Jumoke's LIVES shine a thousand times brighter than a supernova. As you turn 80 today, I pray you’re blessed with nothing short of an awesome life filled with incredible joy. Every Year, You find new ways to amaze me, just as I think I’ve got you all figured out. You’ve never failed to show me what a true gentleman looks like and have always shown Love, Kindness and Sincerity to everyone you meet, no matter the...
Media personality, Denrele Edun, shares lovely family photos as he celebrates his dad on his 80th birthday
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Media personality, Denrele Edun, shares lovely family photos as he celebrates his dad on his 80th birthday

Media personality, Denrele Edun, shared lovely family photos on his Instagram page this afternoon as he celebrates his father, Mr Adekunle Alaba Edun, who turns 80 today November 17. Reflecting on how amazing his father is, Denrele wrote; ''HAPPY 80TH BIRTHDAY TO MY AMAZING DAD; MR ADEKUNLE ALABA EDUN. Thanks to an incredibly loving FATHER like you; Myself, Ronke and Jumoke's LIVES shine a thousand times brighter than a supernova. As you turn 80 today, I pray you’re blessed with nothing short of an awesome life filled with incredible joy. Every Year, You find new ways to amaze me, just as I think I’ve got you all figured out. You’ve never failed to show me what a true gentleman looks like and have always shown Love, Kindness and Sincerity to everyone you meet, no matter the cir...
Woman who helped deliver her best friend’s Baby Discover her own husband is the father
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Woman who helped deliver her best friend’s Baby Discover her own husband is the father

A woman who helped deliver her best friend’s baby has been left heartbroken after she discovered that her own husband was the father of the child. Hailey Custer, 28, from Wickenburg, Arizona, said she was devastated when she found out her husband of six years, Travis Bowling, 36, had allegedly cheated on her with her close friend. The mother-of-four said after being there 'every step of the way' to support her unnamed best friend during the pregnancy and birth, including wearing the hospital's 'daddy wrist band' - she was shocked when she spotted a birth defect on the baby's neck that was identical to one her husband has. After confronting the pair about birth defect, she claimed her worst fears were confirmed and she now alleges that Bowling had cheated on her with up to 30...
Tyson Fury was badly injured going into his fight with Deontay Wilder and needed injections in both his elbows – Fury’s dad reveals
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Tyson Fury was badly injured going into his fight with Deontay Wilder and needed injections in both his elbows – Fury’s dad reveals

John Fury, father to WBC Heavyweight boxing champion, Tyson Fury, has revealed that his son wasn't fully fit before his trilogy fight with Deontay Wilder in October. According to John, a former boxer himself,  Tyson was carrying serious injuries into the fight, had just three-and-a-half weeks of full training and after the fight had to undergo a six-hour surgery on his elbows . Tyson also known as the Gypsy King ended his long-term rivalry with Wilder in ruthless fashion, surviving two heavy knockdowns before knocking out the American in the 11th round of their fight. Fury, who made the first defence of his WBC belt with the victory, once again abandoned his more customary box-and-move style, instead taking the fight to Wilder Wilder received praise for his courageous per...
Ladies stay where you find peace. Never bow to pressure” – Actress Uche Ogbodo advises women as she shares photo with her man
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Ladies stay where you find peace. Never bow to pressure” – Actress Uche Ogbodo advises women as she shares photo with her man

Nollywood actress Uche Ogbodo has advised women to stay with men who give them peace and never bow to societal pressure. Taking to Instagram on Sunday, she shared a throwback photo of herself with the father of her second child, Bobby Maris. "Ladies stay where you find peace. Never bow to pressure." My resting place @bobbymarris" she captioned the photo.
‘My father is dead to me’: Comedian Jimmy Carr reveals he refuses to have his dad in his life amid their 21-year estrangement.
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‘My father is dead to me’: Comedian Jimmy Carr reveals he refuses to have his dad in his life amid their 21-year estrangement.

Jimmy Carr has declared his father Jim is 'dead to him' following their 21-year estrangement. The British-Irish stand-up comedian and television presenter, 49, who recently confirmed he is a first-time dad after welcoming a son Rockefeller with his partner Karoline Copping in 2019, shed light on his own parental relationships with his dad. Speaking on Rob Beckett and Josh Widdicombe's Parenting Hell podcast, Jimmy told how he wants to have a healthy relationship with his son as he didn't have such a bond with his own dad, who he previously accused of harassment. Jimmy said: 'It's not a secret, I haven't seen my dad in 21 years and you know the line, 'My mother's dead and my father's dead to me' – which sounds very cold, until you meet the guy.' On his dad, whose full name is ...
“My Dad did not support my creative career till I started making money” – Nollywood actress Dorcas Fapson
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“My Dad did not support my creative career till I started making money” – Nollywood actress Dorcas Fapson

Nollywood actress and DJ, Dorcas Fapson, has revealed that her father wasn't in support of her career in the entertainment industry until she started money. She made the revelation on Instagram after sharing a screenshot of her father's message promoting her latest gig in Maryland, U.S. "Not this man sending broadcasts about tonight. Yall come get ya uncle please," she captioned the screenshot. "Please my Dad is just like every other African parent. He did not support my creative career till I started making money! Now my guy don turn cheerleader."
“Shishi una no go see for my hand” – Paul Okoye alleges policemen are extorting road users at night in Lagos Island
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“Shishi una no go see for my hand” – Paul Okoye alleges policemen are extorting road users at night in Lagos Island

Singer, Paul Okoye, has alleged that some policemen are barricading everywhere in Lagos Island at night and extorting road users. The father of three disclosed this via Instagram on Friday after he went clubbing for the first time in over two years. "Went to the club for the first time after 2 yrs plus...mehnnn...for God sake why are there traffic at 2-3am, barricades everywhere on Lagos Island...police extortion every angle with no shame. Mostly at club junctions and places that leads to people's homes. Meanwhile you can't find them on roads leading to third mainland bridge. 'Big man, chairman, big boy Anything for us?' Shishi una go se for my hand." he wrote.
All he does now is ride a bicycle” Thomas Markle Sr throws shade at son-in-law Prince Harry
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All he does now is ride a bicycle” Thomas Markle Sr throws shade at son-in-law Prince Harry

Thomas Markle hit out at his son-in-law Prince Harry once again during an appearance on Good Morning Britain on Tuesday, October 19. Meghan's 77-year-old father was a guest on the show with hosts Susanna Reid and Richard. During the morning show, Thomas complained about not being allowed to see his grandchildren and branded the situation "silly" and "childish". He then said that he will keep speaking out until his daughter contacts him. Speaking about his son-in-law, Thomas said: "I think Harry has abandoned the queen and the royal family, the British people and the army, he's abandoned them all. "All he does now is ride a bicycle around the neighbourhood that he lives in. I don't know if it's much of a life for him either, doesn't make sense." Richard Madeley...
Former US secretary of state, Colin Powell dies of Covid-19 complications
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Former US secretary of state, Colin Powell dies of Covid-19 complications

Former US Secretary of State, Colin Powell has died aged 84 of Covid-19 complications, his family has announced. "General Colin L. Powell, former U.S. Secretary of State and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, passed away this morning due to complications from Covid 19," the Powell family wrote on Facebook on Monday afternoon, October 18 said. "We have lost a remarkable and loving husband, father, grandfather and a great American," they said, noting he was fully vaccinated. "We want to thank the medical staff... for their caring treatment," it added. He was a former top military officer who rose to become the first African-American secretary of state in 2001 under former US president, George W Bush. He served in the US-Vietnam war, an experience that later helped defi...
Man arrested after his daughter’s corpse was discovered in Adamawa
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Man arrested after his daughter’s corpse was discovered in Adamawa

A man said to be from Mayo-Belwa Town in Mayo-Belwa Local Government Area of Adamawa state, has been arrested after the corpse of his daughter was discovered in a remote area of the town in the state. The father had claimed the 16-year-old girl disappeared on her way home from the market after they had shopped together. Confirming his arrest, spokesperson of the state Police Command DSP Sulaiman Nguroje said anyone found culpable in the case would be brought to justice. Nguroje said; ”The suspect is in Police custody and investigation into the matter is on course. ”A male suspect from Mayo-Belwa LGA was arrested by the Police in the alleged disappearance of his 16-year-old daughter. “The suspect told the Police that he gave his daughter the foodstuff they bought from th...
Makeup artiste, Joyce Jacob and Husband Share first photo of their Son
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Makeup artiste, Joyce Jacob and Husband Share first photo of their Son

Award-winning makeup artist, Joyce Jacob, and her husband Eyinna Anumudu have shared first photo of their son, Alexander. The couple welcomed their son on September 4, one year and some months after the death of Eyinna's father, Chairman of Globe Motors, Willie Anumudu. Today, Joyce shared the beautiful family photo above showing the face of their son as she celebrates one month of birthing him. She wrote; ''I can’t believe it’s been one month since we laid our eyes on our sweet baby boy. God’s goodness and amazing ways wrapped up in the most handsome baby ever! What a true testament of God’s love and promises. We’re forever grateful. Blessed to have experienced this with my best friend on this earth @enyinnaobinna! Thank you everyone for the outpour of love, prayers, and ...
I spoke to him a day before another human willfully took his life – Chidiogo Akunyili Parr mourns her father who was brutally murdered in Anambra
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I spoke to him a day before another human willfully took his life – Chidiogo Akunyili Parr mourns her father who was brutally murdered in Anambra

Chidiogo Akunyili Parr is mourning her father, Dr.Chike Akunyili, who was brutally murdered by unknown gunmen in Anambra State. Chike, the widower of late former Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) Dora Akunyili, was shot dead alongside his police escort and driver, at Afor Nkpor in Idemili North Local Government Area of the state on Tuesday. Taking to her social media accounts on Thursday, September 30, the mother of one revealed that she had spoken to her father a day before his gruesome murder. According to Chidiogo, her father was well aware of the worsening insecurity in the country and rarely went out anymore. "Ubuntu - ‘I am because we are’. If this holds true, then the man who pulled the trigger twice is be...
Actor Francis Duru loses father
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Actor Francis Duru loses father

Nollywood actor, Francis Duru has lost his father to the cold hands of death. Duru who shared his last photo with his father, stated that "he built his being and took the tough and the rough to put him on the turf". Revealing that he died this morning September 29th, he also disclosed that news of his father's death broke his heart. The actor wrote; My last pix with you..dad..memories of yesterday..u defined my essence...built my being...took the tough and the rough to put me on the turf...of life..I salute you dad...as you took your last bow and transitted to glory...u broke my heart this morning when you refused to wake..mum just left..you too ..hmm...so heavy...so painful...thank you..thank you...thank you dad for all..thank you..Will miss you...
DNA test is not important unless someone is dragging your child with you – Actor Rotimi Salami tells men
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DNA test is not important unless someone is dragging your child with you – Actor Rotimi Salami tells men

Actor Salami Rotimi has weighed in on the DNA conversation. The actor said a father carrying out a paternity test to check if his children are biologically his is "not important". He added that the only time DNA test is important is if there's another man dragging the child and claiming to be the child's father. He went on to say that a father is someone who raised a child, not the person who gave the sperm. "Save yourself the heart attack and protect your child's emotions too," he added. See some reactions to his post below.
Why my father detained me – Charlyboy reveals after return from UK sojourn
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Why my father detained me – Charlyboy reveals after return from UK sojourn

Foremost Nigerian entertainer and the Odudubariba 1 of Africa, Charlyboy has revealed how his father sent him to detention for days after he assaulted a police officer. Charlyboy while condemning the self justification attitude of Nigerians amid the current rot, said many see nothing wrong and have made little or no effort to change things in the country. Speaking exclusively to DAILY POST upon his return to Nigeria at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, the Area Fada condemned what he termed, ” Your thief pass my thief.” He argued that if everyone makes effort in their own little way towards national development, things would change for the better. Charlyboy who said he returned to the country refreshed and ready for ‘them’ after several months i...
Father allegedly impregnates his 17-year-old daughter in Akwa Ibom
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Father allegedly impregnates his 17-year-old daughter in Akwa Ibom

A 17-year-old girl has been rescued after she was allegedly defiled, impregnated by her father and then kicked out of the house in Eket, Akwa Ibom state. According to Facebook user, Oga Yenne, the girl was spotted at Plaza area of Uyo, the state capital, on Tuesday September 21, looking for anyone who might be interested in the baby. The teenager alleged that her father started defiling her since the death of her mother, adding that he threw her out of the house when she became pregnant. The pregnant girl has been handed her over to Mrs Patricia Essien Obot, a member of NOTOVOLE Foundation, a Gender Based Violence Committee recently sworn in by Akwa Ibom State Governor.   Read Oga Yenne's Post below: So my attention was drawn to this case of a 17years old young gir...
Cristiano Ronaldo’s mother claims his 11-year- old son is better than his dad was at that age
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Cristiano Ronaldo’s mother claims his 11-year- old son is better than his dad was at that age

Cristiano Ronaldo's mother has claimed that her grandson is 'better than his father was at his age' because the Manchester United star is his teacher. Dolores Aveiro believes Cristiano 'Cristianinho' Ronaldo Jr will reach the same heights his father has and is desperate for the 11-year-old to play for Sporting Lisbon in Portugal in the future. Ronaldo has five Ballon d'Ors and countless trophies at club and international level as well as 678 club goals to his name. Aveiro is expecting her grandson to follow in her son's footsteps while also hoping he will fulfill her dream of seeing her family represent Sporting once more in her lifetime. 'Ronaldo has to come back here [to Sporting], for me he'd be here,' Aveiro said on the ADN de Leao podcast. 'He likes to watch Sporting...
Joyce Jacob and Eyinna Anumuda welcome first child
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Joyce Jacob and Eyinna Anumuda welcome first child

Award-winning makeup artist, Joyce Jacob, and her husband Eyinna Anumudu have welcomed their first child. The couple welcomed a baby boy on September 4, one year and some months after the death of Eyinna's father, Chairman of Globe Motors, Willie Anumudu. The couple, who got married in 2019, have named their son Alexander Obinna Anumudu.
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.
Irina Shayk dodges question about Kanye West weeks after ”their split ”
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Irina Shayk dodges question about Kanye West weeks after ”their split ”

Irina Shayk has refused to speak on her rumoured relationship with Kanye West amid reports they went their separate ways in August after allegedly dating for five months. The Russian supermodel declined to comment about her short-lived romance with the rapper when asked about him during an interview with Highsnobiety. In her reply, Irina said: 'tomorrow there is going to be a rumor that I'm dating my doorman, okay? Then after tomorrow, it's going to be someone else.' Adding: 'Look, there's always something there, and I'm just keeping it to myself.' While she would not speak about Kanye, she instead mentioned her ex Bradley Cooper, who is the father of her 4-year-old daughter Lea de Seine. She said of Bradley: 'He's a full-in, hands-on dad - no nanny. Lea went on holiday wi...
Ake’s father dies minutes after Champions League goal
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Ake’s father dies minutes after Champions League goal

Manchester City’s Nathan Ake revealed Thursday that his father passed away just moments after the Dutch international had scored his first Champions League goal. Ake opened the scoring in the 16th minute of Wednesday’s 6-3 rout of RB Leipzig. However, the 26-year-old’s golden moment was tinged with sadness after his father Moise, who was believed to be suffering from a terminal illness, died shortly after. “The past few weeks have been the toughest of my life, my dad has been very ill and there was no more treatment possible,” Ake wrote on Instagram. “Yesterday after a difficult time I scored my first Champions League goal, and only a few minutes after he passed away peacefully with my mum and brother by his side. “Maybe it was meant to be, watching me play always made him...
Ronaldo’s son joins Man United academy after dad’s return
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Ronaldo’s son joins Man United academy after dad’s return

Cristiano Ronaldo Jr joined up with the Manchester United academy while his father has returned to the club he left 12 years ago. It comes as the Portugal international put on a performance on his second debut for the Red Devils against Newcastle, Mirror UK reports. Ronaldo scored the opener and went on to grab another in a 4-1 win over the Magpies in front of a raucous Old Trafford crowd. They did not stop singing the 36-year-old’s name throughout the contest while Bruno Fernandes and Jesse Lingard also got on the scoresheet in sublime fashion. But he is not the only Ronaldo at the club, with the five-time Ballon d’Or winner’s son also turning up to training. Cristiano Ronaldo Jr has turned up to United training along with Nemanja Matic’s son The youngster was pictured a...
Britney Spears wants her temporary conservator, Jodi Montgomery, to stay on when her conservatorship ends
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Britney Spears wants her temporary conservator, Jodi Montgomery, to stay on when her conservatorship ends

Days after Britney Spears’s father, Jamie filed an unexpected request to terminate the controversial conservatorship that has controlled the singer’s life for 13 years, it's been gathered that she wants Jodi Montgomery who was made her temporary conservator in 2019, to stay on. TMZ reported that Britney wants Jodi Montgomery to stay on her payroll indefinitely, beyond the life of the conservatorship which could end soon. The publication that Britney has told multiple people in her camp she has already asked Jodi to stay on, performing various tasks including dealing with her doctors, making various appointments, making sure she takes the right regimen of meds, arranging meals and chefs, handling the house staff, organizing recreational outings, etc. The singer also assured peo...
Rihanna ‘drops lawsuit against her Father Ronald Fenty two weeks before Planned Court Appearance’
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Rihanna ‘drops lawsuit against her Father Ronald Fenty two weeks before Planned Court Appearance’

Rihanna is reportedly dropping her entire lawsuit against her father Ronald Fenty,  two years after accusing him of using her fame for profit in her suit. The pop star, who sued her father for using the family name to promote his venture Fenty Entertainment in 2019, told the court on Tuesday she was dismissing her lawsuit, according to court documents obtained by RadarOnline. The father and daughter duo were set to appear in court on 22 September, but it has now been reported she decided to reach an agreement outside of court in order to avert a spectacle around their legal proceedings, according to the site. Rihanna took legal action against her father in 2019, alleging he was seeking profit from her fame alongside a business partner. She ...
Britney Spears’ father Jamie Spears petitions to end her 13-year conservatorship
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Britney Spears’ father Jamie Spears petitions to end her 13-year conservatorship

Britney Spears' father, James "Jamie" Spears, has filed a petition to end his daughter's conservatorship, which he has controlled for the last 13 years. According to court documents, Jamie, 69, stated in his filing on Tuesday September 7, that Britney may no longer need a conservatorship. A move that Britney's team has branded a "massive legal victory" for the singer. Britney "is entitled to have this Court now seriously consider whether this conservatorship is no longer required," the filing states. "Recent events related to this conservatorship have called into question whether circumstances have changed to such an extent that grounds for establishment of a conservatorship may no longer exist," the filing continues. Jamie's petition goes on to reference what Britney had sai...
“God why are you so wicked to me?” Woman cries out after losing her entire family members
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“God why are you so wicked to me?” Woman cries out after losing her entire family members

A fitness trainer is in anguish after her twin sisters, the only family members she had left, died in a car accident. Kike Ayomide Anuoluwapo said she had lost her father, mother, and elder brother. Then, her sisters - identical twins - who were traveling from Lagos to Abuja died in a car crash, leaving her all alone in the world. Mourning her sisters after their funeral, Kike asked God some questions and hinted at suicide. See her posts below.
Papa’s here – Anita Okoye also shares a video of her children reuniting with their father, Paul Okoye after school in United States
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Papa’s here – Anita Okoye also shares a video of her children reuniting with their father, Paul Okoye after school in United States

Anita Okoye has also shared a video of her children reuniting with their father, Paul Okoye a.k.a Rude Boy after school in United States. This is coming amid report of her filing for divorce from her husband after 17 years together and 7 years of marriage. Anita shared a video of her Paul Okoye meeting their 3 kids with the caption "Papa's here".

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