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She is my Ride till the End, What we Share is Beyond Friendship – Eniola Badmus addresses those saying she’s having issues with BFF Funke Akindele
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She is my Ride till the End, What we Share is Beyond Friendship – Eniola Badmus addresses those saying she’s having issues with BFF Funke Akindele

Actress Eniola Badmus has addressed those claiming that she's having issues with her BFF and colleague, Funke Akindele. Eniola in her Instagram post, stated that Funke is "her ride till the end" as what they share is beyond friendship. She stated that them not posting their moments on social media does not mean they are fighting, as they see almost everyday and are only saving it to keep their fans in suspense. Eniola wrote; uys, I’m sick and tired of y’all insinuating @funkejenifaakindele and I are fighting for no singular reason……In case y’all don’t know this woman right here is my ride till the end, I love her from the bottom of my heart and what we share is beyond friendship….. we talk every day, we see almost every other day, the fact that we don’t post our moments la...
Accra slay queen, ‘Kylie Jenner’ fights taxi driver over fare charges
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Accra slay queen, ‘Kylie Jenner’ fights taxi driver over fare charges

Accra's very own "Kylie Jenner'' has been seen in a video shared online fighting a taxi driver over the fare charges she was given. Local news platforms in Ghana reported that the fight ensued after the driver refused to accept the money the slay queen decided to pay him. It was alleged that the lady felt the driver wanted to cheat her by charging an ''outrageous fare'' for the ride. She insisted that she would not pay the driver more than what she thought was the due fare It did not sit well with the Yango driver who demanded that he be paid the full amount as shown on the app. This degenerated into a physical altercation. Watch the video below..............................
Lai Mohammed lists President Buhari’s achievements in 2021
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Lai Mohammed lists President Buhari’s achievements in 2021

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

Chelsea legend Gianluca Vialli has revealed he is battling cancer for a second time. The 57-year-old Italian who played for and managed Chelsea, was first diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2017. He was, however, given the all clear in April 2020 after undergoing months of chemotherapy. Since then, he has returned to work as a member of Roberto Mancini’s staff with Italian national team. But now the 57-year-old who won the FA Cup and League Cup with Chelsea, said the deadly illness has returned. Speaking at a London book launch, he said, “I feel good, but my journey is not yet complete. “The unwanted guest, as I call it, is still here with me. At this moment I am in maintenance mode. “The tumour is still there. At times it is more noticeable, at others less so. “...
IPOB Declares Nnamdi Kanu “Prisoner of Conscience”
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IPOB Declares Nnamdi Kanu “Prisoner of Conscience”

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has declared its leader, Nnamdi Kanu a "prisoner of conscience". The group's spokesperson, Emma Powerful in a statement released on Friday December 17, stated that Kanu committed no crime to warrant his arrest. IPOB maintained that Nnamdi Kanu is fighting for the freedom and self-determination of his people because under the United Nations Charter, to which Nigeria is a signatory, self-determination is not a crime. The statement read; “Following the extraordinary rendition of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu from Kenya to Nigeria without proper documentation for doing so and long incarceration and detention of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu in DSS custody, we the global movement and family of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) wish to state categorically to the p...
Covid-19: US Surpasses 800,000 Pandemic Deaths
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Covid-19: US Surpasses 800,000 Pandemic Deaths

More than 800,000 Americans have now died from the coronavirus, the highest recorded national death toll from the global pandemic. It comes as the US reached 50 million confirmed cases of Covid-19 on Monday, December, 13. Most deaths were recorded among the unvaccinated and the elderly, and more Americans died in 2021 than in 2020.  The last 100,000 deaths came in just the past 11 weeks. “As we mark the tragic milestone of 800,000 American deaths due to Covid-19, we remember each person and the lives they lived, and we pray for the loved ones left behind,” President Joe Biden said in a statement. Members of Congress including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer participate in a moment of silence for the 800,000 American lives lost to Covi...
“People fighting for the same men, gigs and sponsors”- OAP Moet Abebe speaks on why she never attends Radio Girls hangout and always stays on her lane
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“People fighting for the same men, gigs and sponsors”- OAP Moet Abebe speaks on why she never attends Radio Girls hangout and always stays on her lane

OAP Moet Abebe took to her Instastories this afternoon to disclose why she stays on her lane and never participates in the Radio Girls Hangout. According to her, the hangouts are all "smoke and mirror" as they all fighting for the same men, gigs and sponsors. She says this is why she likes to stay on her own lane.
Dr. Dre throws ‘Divorced AF’ Party to Celebrate Being Divorced after 21 years of Marriage
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Dr. Dre throws ‘Divorced AF’ Party to Celebrate Being Divorced after 21 years of Marriage

Music producer, Dr. Dre is celebrating being back on the single market after 21 years of marriage despite his ex-wife Nicole Young still fighting for half of his $1 billion estate. On Thursday night, December 9, Dre’s friend Breyon Prescott shared a photo of the hip hop mogul in front of huge silver balloons with the words ‘Divorced AF.” inscribed on it. Dre is seen with a huge smile on his face as he spread his arms out to emphasize the message. Prescott captioned the post, “Well My Brother @drdre Just Told Me It’s Final!!! Congrats.” Dre has been battling his ex-wife, Nicole ever since she slapped him with divorce papers in June 2020 asking for half of his $1b dollar fortune. The parties are still arguing over assets but the judge ordered that they be seen as legally s...
Halima is not my friend, she is an ex-friend who is fighting herself up and down – Tonto Dikeh
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Halima is not my friend, she is an ex-friend who is fighting herself up and down – Tonto Dikeh

Actress Tonto Dikeh has made a clarification on her relationship with colleague, Halima Abubakar, who she (Tonto) asked to list  names of bullies  in Nollywood after she shared her experience in the wake of death of 12-year-old Dowen College student, Sylvester Oromoni. Tonto Dikeh in an exchange with a follower, stated that she is not friends with Halima Abubakar. According to the mother of one, Halima is an ex-friend who keeps "fighting herself up and down". She added that she doesn't have her time and never had issues with her. See the exchange below.........................
Stevie J Files for Spousal Support in Divorce with Faith Evans
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Stevie J Files for Spousal Support in Divorce with Faith Evans

Stevie J has asked a court to order his estranged wife, Faith Evans, to pay spousal support in the former couple’s ongoing divorce case. According to legal documents, obtained by The Blast, the famous record producer wants a monthly payment made to him by his singer wife and is asking the court to not allow her to collect anything from him. In the filing, Stevie confirms the couple got married on July 17, 2018, and were married for over 3 years. But, he claims the two of them “separated” on October 19, 2021. Stevie cited “irreconcilable differences” as to why they split. The couple never had children, so child support is off the table. But, Stevie filled out the box on the divorce filing that says “spousal or domestic partner support payable” to him. Plus, he also marked the spot...
“I thank God for making me a mother” Funke Akindele writes after spending time at her children’s school
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“I thank God for making me a mother” Funke Akindele writes after spending time at her children’s school

Funke Akindele has thanked God for making her a mother after visiting her kids' school, and she also said a prayer for those seeking the fruit of the womb. The actress said she was at her children's school to watch their Christmas play and she kept fighting back tears of joy while there. "Motherhood is joy," she added in the caption. See below.
You may wait 10 to 15 years before winning titles again – Redknapp tells Man United
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You may wait 10 to 15 years before winning titles again – Redknapp tells Man United

Manchester United has been told that it would take them 10 to 15 years to win titles. Former Premier League professional footballer, Jamie Redknapp made the prediction while wondering why Manchester United even hired Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in the first place. Solskjaer was shown the Old Trafford exit door on Sunday morning, barely 24 hours after the Red Devils were demolished by lowly rated Watford. The Red Devils are currently 12 points behind league leaders Chelsea with Michael Carrick now caretaker in charge. The last time Manchester United won the EPL title was under Sir Alex Ferguson in 2013 and since then, it has been either Chelsea, Manchester City and Liverpool winning silverware. Redknapp, a former Liverpool star, warned that the Old Trafford landlords could now hav...
Model found dead outside hospital, after being drugged and dumped
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Model found dead outside hospital, after being drugged and dumped

Two young women in Los Angeles were drugged and left to die outside hospitals over the weekend, according to their families. Christy Giles, a 24-year-old model and aspiring actress (pictured above), was found dead outside one hospital around 5 p.m. Saturday, November 13, KABC reported. Her friend, Hilda Marcela Cabrales-Arzola, was found barely alive outside a different hospital two hours later. She is in critical condition and fighting for her life. The two women went out together Friday night and ended up in a West Los Angeles apartment, Giles’ husband Jan Cilliers told KABC. The last message Giles sent was a text to Cabrales-Arzola around 5:30 a.m. Saturday: “Let’s get out of here.” Giles’ body was discovered on the sidewalk outside Southern California Hospital in Culver ...
”Normalise Being Friends With Your Man’s Ex-wife Or Girlfriend” – Actress Princess Shyngle Advices Ladies
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”Normalise Being Friends With Your Man’s Ex-wife Or Girlfriend” – Actress Princess Shyngle Advices Ladies

Popular Gambian actress, Princess Shyngle, has a word of advice for ladies. She said ladies should normalize being friends with their man's ex-wife or ex-girlfriend. Shyngle gave the advice on her Instagram page. Explaining why women need to normalize such relationships, she wrote; ''Not all exes are drama queens or want him back. Being friends with her will assure you that he won't run back to her or get back with her when y'all are fighting and plus you'll know a lot more about your man from an ex lol''
Normalise being friends with your man’s ex-wife or girlfriend – Actress Princess Shyngle tells ladies
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Normalise being friends with your man’s ex-wife or girlfriend – Actress Princess Shyngle tells ladies

Gambian actress, Princess Shyngle, has advised ladies to normalize being friends with their man's ex-wife or ex-girlfriend. Shyngle gave the advice on her Instagram page. Explaining why women need to normalize such relationships, Princess wrote; ''Not all exes are dram queens or want him back. Being friends with her will assure you that he won't run back to her or get back with her when y'all are fighting and plus you'll know a lot more about your man from an ex lol''
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 ...
Boxing legend, Mike Tyson confirms return to ring with Logan Paul as next potential opponent
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Boxing legend, Mike Tyson confirms return to ring with Logan Paul as next potential opponent

Boxing legend, Mike Tyson has confirmed his plans to return to the ring in February next year. Tyson made a shock comeback last year in an exhibition against former heavyweight legend Roy Jones Jr. The bout was declared a draw but many believed that Tyson should have won, after landing Jones by a wide margin. The event reportedly generated more than 1.6 million pay-per-view buys - with Jake Paul fighting former NBA point guard Nate Robinson on the undercard - as Tyson earned a purse of around £7.5m and Jones approximately £2.25m. Now, Tyson has confirmed that he plans to return to the ring in February 2022 with reports that YouTube star Logan Paul could be his next opponent. Tyson said during his attendance at the undisputed clash between Canelo Alvarez and Caleb Plant: ...
9-year-old boy in medically induced coma after being injured in the fatal crowd surge at Travis Scott’s Astroworld festival
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9-year-old boy in medically induced coma after being injured in the fatal crowd surge at Travis Scott’s Astroworld festival

A 9-year-old boy is fighting for his life at Texas Children’s Hospital after attending the Astroworld Festival on Friday with his father, who lost consciousness during a crowd surge. Ezra Blount was among the hundreds of concertgoers hospitalized during the stampede at the Travis Scott show. Eight others have already been confirmed dead. The boy traveled from his mother's home in Dallas to see one of his favorite artists with his dad, Treston. The boy is currently in a medically induced coma, with damage to his internal organs, including his lungs, kidney, and heart, the family said. Doctors said the boy went into cardiac arrest, which caused his brain to swell. “We’re suspecting he was trampled,” said grandfather Bernon Blount, who lives in Humble. A hospital spokes...
Ethiopia urges ex-soldiers to join in war against rebels as 9 anti-government groups join forces to dismantle Government
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Ethiopia urges ex-soldiers to join in war against rebels as 9 anti-government groups join forces to dismantle Government

Ethiopia's military has called on former soldiers to re-join the army, as it battles to hold off a rebel advance spearheaded by the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) According to reports, the appeal from the country's ministrynine anti-government groups forged an alliance to dismantle PM Abiy Ahmed's administration. The new rebel alliance includes the TPLF and Oromo Liberation Army (OLA) who both want the government led by Abiy to leave. The OLA and TPLF have already started fighting alongside each other and this week claimed to have captured the town of Kemise, 325km (200 miles) north of Addis Ababa, on the main road from Tigray to the capital. Speaking in Washington, a Tigrayan representative and former Ethiopian ambassador to the US, Berha...
Tottenham vs Man Utd: Solskjaer told to drop two players for crunch EPL clash
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Tottenham vs Man Utd: Solskjaer told to drop two players for crunch EPL clash

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has been advised to drop Bruno Fernandes and Luke Shaw for their Premier League clash against Tottenham today, by England defender Tony Cascarino. Cascarino feels Fernandes “does very little when he is not on the ball” and should be replaced by Jesse Lingard. He also said Shaw had a “torrid time” in last weekend’s 5-0 defeat to Liverpool. Solskjaer was left fighting for his job after the embarrassing defeat, but has been kept on for their trip to Spurs. “Full back is United’s most vulnerable position – every one of the five goals conceded to Liverpool came from the spaces defended by Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Luke Shaw being exploited. “Tottenham are particularly lively out wide given the pace of Lucas and Son, so United could b...
I will fight back – Solskjaer claims ahead of Tottenham vs Man Utd
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I will fight back – Solskjaer claims ahead of Tottenham vs Man Utd

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has said he is no stranger to crisis and will keep fighting for his job. Solskjaer stated this on Friday, ahead of their Premier League trip to Tottenham on Saturday. The 48-year-old is still in the role after United decided not to sack him following his teams’ 5-0 thrashing in the hands of Liverpool on Sunday. Solskjaer insists he remains “focused as ever” and has been pleased by the response of his players ahead of the game. “I’ve been through some very bad moments here as a player, as a coach and a manager as well. “I’ve had to deal with setbacks. There have been two or three crises, at least, since I became the manager here. One thing I can say is, I’ll always give it a good shot and fight back,” Solskjaer said....
Solskjaer fighting to save job as Man Utd players turn on him, Conte on standby
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Solskjaer fighting to save job as Man Utd players turn on him, Conte on standby

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, is fighting to save his job, as a number of his squad members have already lost faith in him. ESPN reports that even before the 5-0 mauling in the hands of Liverpool on Sunday, the players had turned on Solskjaer. United’s hierarchy is also aware that former Chelsea and Inter Milan manager, Antonio Conte, is on standby and prepared to return to management at Old Trafford. Solskjaer was appointed as interim manager following Jose Mourinho’s sack in December 2018. However, the 49-year-old has now lost five of his last nine fixtures. It has reduced his support in the dressing room to the core of United’s British players and a small number of the foreign players. The defeat against Liverpool only helped to cast an air of resi...
Cameroon: ‘Ambazonian Boys’ step up action near Cross River border, screen Nigerians
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Cameroon: ‘Ambazonian Boys’ step up action near Cross River border, screen Nigerians

Some youths fighting for self-rule in southwest Cameroon have reportedly stepped up their agitation. They are also reported to be screening, blocking both Cameroonians and Nigerians travelling into and out of the country as well as shooting since last week in borderline communities. A handful of Cameroonians residing in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, who sneaked into Mamfe town and other parts of their ancestral southwest Cameroon, painted gory pictures, narrating how they were very lucky to have returned alive. Bisong Ojong Nre, 56, who does menial jobs in Calabar and had a family reunion in his Cameroonian hometown three weeks ago said he had to meander dangerous bush paths near Boki LGA of Cross River State to escape the rampaging Ambazonian Boys who extort and clamp d...
After boxing, I will be a very sad, lonely person – Tyson Fury
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After boxing, I will be a very sad, lonely person – Tyson Fury

British heavyweight champion, Tyson Fury has revealed he could go into depression when he finally retires from boxing. Fury is set to take on Deontay Wilder for a third time on October 9, in Las Vegas. The two heavyweights fought first in 2018, where the result was a draw, and again in 2020, where Fury took home the WBC belt. Ahead of the fight, Fury discussed his motivations in the sport, and why he fights. "I'm not fighting to be the greatest of all time, I'm not fighting to be a legend," he told BBC Radio Five Live. "What motivates me?" he continued. "I'm getting asked this a lot. It's definitely not a few quid. It's the fact there's nothing else. "I'm boxing because I can - I don't enjoy anything else, I don't have any hobbies. After boxing, I will be a very s...
Mugabe’s bitter Spirit is Causing Death of his Tribesmen – Family Claims
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Mugabe’s bitter Spirit is Causing Death of his Tribesmen – Family Claims

Family of former Zimbabwean President, Robert Mugabe has said that his bitter spirit is fighting from the grave following report of death of a Chief and that those who allegedly pushed for the exhumation and reburial of Robert Mugabe are not feeling well. Mugabe died in September 2019 and his remains were buried at his rural home in Kutama, Zvimba, after his family indicated that he wished to be laid to rest there. This however led to a face-off with a group of Chiefs who questioned the decision. Chief Zvimba had ordered Grace, Mugabe’s widow, to ensure that the former Statesman’s remains were exhumed and reburied in Harare. Chief Beperere, born Alfred Tome, who succumbed to Covid-19 last month backed Zvimba on the order. However following Chief Beperere’s death, the  family n...
Man Utd give Pogba Deadline to Sign new Contract
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Man Utd give Pogba Deadline to Sign new Contract

Manchester United have given Paul Pogba until Christmas to sign a new contract worth £400,000, according to the UK Sun. Pogba is already into the last 12 months of his current deal at Old Trafford, The France midfielder will be free to talk to clubs abroad from January 2022. Senior officials at United want to avoid having the saga drag out over the second half of the season. They feel this might overshadow any success manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer might be fighting to achieve this term. However, United remain quietly confident that Pogba will commit his future to the club. It is also believed that Pogba appreciates their capture of Jadon Sancho, Raphael Varane and Cristiano Ronaldo. But the club is also aware there is interest from top clubs in Europe to la...
Boko Haram has taken over 500 communities in Niger state, says LGA chairman
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Boko Haram has taken over 500 communities in Niger state, says LGA chairman

Boko Haram insurgents have taken over more than 500 communities in Shiroro LGA, Niger State, according to Shiroro chairman Suleiman Chukuba. Speaking with journalists on Friday, September 30, Chukuba said not less than 8 wards in the LGA are now under Boko Haram siege. He said the affected areas are Manta, Gurmana, Bassa-Kokki, Allawa, Kurebe, Kushaka, Kwati, Chukuba and Galadima Kogo. He said: "They incorporate the people of those communities by telling them they have arms and money to give them so they can assist them in fighting the government. "Shiroro local government has an uncountable number of Boko Haram fighters. "I have the proof being that I am the executive chairman, the chief security officer of the local government. When they go to the various communities, wh...
EPL: Tuchel gives Reasons for Chelsea’s Struggles this Season
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EPL: Tuchel gives Reasons for Chelsea’s Struggles this Season

Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel, has admitted his players are struggling to cope with the pressure of fighting for major honours this season. The Blues head into today’s Premier League home fixture against Southampton having suffered back-to-back 1-0 defeats. First, they lost to Manchester City last weekend in the league and then in the Champions League at Juventus on Wednesday. Chelsea are considered among the favourites for the title this season, having signed Romelu Lukaku for €115 million from Inter Milan. However, the European champions find themselves looking to bounce back after a difficult week. “It is important that I feel the whole team is a little bit stuck in expectations. “I don’t know why. Maybe of our success, maybe of the expectations that c...
Manny Pacquiao officially retires from boxing to chase Philippine presidential bid
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Manny Pacquiao officially retires from boxing to chase Philippine presidential bid

Boxing legend,  Manny Pacquiao has announced his retirement to focus on his plans  to run for president of the Philippines in the 2022 elections. Pacquiao, a Philippines senator who has been dividing his time between politics and fighting, made the announcement in a 14-minute video posted on his official Facebook page. "As I hang up my boxing gloves, I would like to thank the whole world, especially the Filipino people for supporting Manny Pacquiao. Goodbye boxing. "It is difficult for me to accept that my time as a boxer is over. Today I am announcing my retirement." "Thank you for changing my life, when my family was desperate, you gave us hope, you gave me the chance to fight my way out of poverty. "Because of you, I was able to inspire people all over the world. Becaus...
Bobrisky watch your back, try and reconcile because the bad omen this September says a lot – Samklef
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Bobrisky watch your back, try and reconcile because the bad omen this September says a lot – Samklef

Music producer, Samklef has taken to Instagram to advice cross-dresser Bobrisky who has been enmeshed in too many fights in the last few days. Samklef in his Instagram post, said the cross-dresser should watch his back and try to reconcile with those he's been fighting with. According to him, the ''bad omen'' this September says a lot. He wrote; Message from the samklef spiritual temple. Dear bobrisky pls watch ur back. When e go happen u won’t find the real ones to support u. Reconcile o! The people around u won’t tell u the truth. I pray for u. 2much bad omen this September says a lot.
Police in Delta kill man Celebrating his 29th Birthday in a hotel
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Police in Delta kill man Celebrating his 29th Birthday in a hotel

A police officer in Delta state allegedly killed a yet-to-be-identified young man celebrating his 29th birthday with his friends and relatives in Obinomba community, Ukwuani Local Government Area of the state on Friday, September 24. According to reports, a team of police officers attached to Obiaruku divisional headquarters had stormed the venue apparently in search of fleeing cultists who earlier murdered a youth in Obiaruku. On sighting the security agents, the celebrant stepped out to explain to them that it was his party and that those with him were his wellwishers. “It was like the police came to raid the bar where he was having his birthday. The boy came out to tell the police that he was having his birthday, that they were not fighting, and that the people were there to cel...
Manny Pacquiao announces retirement from boxing at 42 as he looks to become Philippines president
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Manny Pacquiao announces retirement from boxing at 42 as he looks to become Philippines president

Manny Pacquiao has confirmed his retirement from boxing as he bids to become the new President of the Philippines in 2022. Last Sunday, the former eight-weight world champion - who is already a senator in his homeland - announced his intention to run for the presidency. The 42-year-old said: “I boldly accept the challenge of running as PRESIDENT of the Philippines. “We need progress. We need to win against poverty. We need government to serve our people with integrity, compassion and transparency. “The time is now. I am ready to rise to the challenge of leadership.” When asked about his fighting days, he told Toni Talks: “My boxing career? "My boxing career is already over. “It’s done because I’ve been in boxing for a long time and my family says that it is enough....
Music producer, Samklef shows off his first house in United States
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Music producer, Samklef shows off his first house in United States

Music producer, Samklef has excitedly showed off his first house in the United States. Sharing a video of his home tour on Instagram, Samklef said he has been working in silence and also stated that he is no longer fighting with those he had issues with. Watch the video below.................
We backed out of dialogue with bandits because they deceived us – Governor Matawalle
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We backed out of dialogue with bandits because they deceived us – Governor Matawalle

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara state has said that Zamfara state backed out of dialogue with bandits because they deceived his government. Answering questions from state house correspondents after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, held at the presidential villa in Abuja on Thursday September 16, Matawalle said the state now enjoys relative peace. According to the Governor, they opted to fight bandits to a logical conclusion after realizing that the bandits had deceived them. He said; “They have deceived us. Some of them did not follow what we agreed with them. We thought it was something we could continue with them, but we later realised that they had deceived us. So, we had to back out of it and decide to fight them to a logical conclusion. “As you know, we ...
I’m probably one of the most controversial people on earth – Tonto Dikeh
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I’m probably one of the most controversial people on earth – Tonto Dikeh

Actress Tonto Dikeh says she is probably one of the most controversial persons on earth and that she proudly so. The mum of one said this while speaking on “Leveraging controversy” at TEDx Ikenegbu recently. In a video posted via her Instagram page from the event, she said “Thank you very much for having me, everybody. My name is King Tonto and I’m probably one of the most controversial people on earth….proudly! And the only reason why I can be proud of it is because, I’m not fighting it. I’m using it for my advantage. I’m using it for my growth. I’m using it for my satisfaction'' Watch the video below
Girls Aloud singer, Sarah Harding dies aged 39 following breast cancer battle
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Girls Aloud singer, Sarah Harding dies aged 39 following breast cancer battle

Girls Aloud singer, Sarah Harding has died following a battle with breast cancer, aged 39. Sarah's mum, Marie Hardman, confirmed the heartbreaking news on Sarah's Instagram page. She shared a picture of Sarah and wrote: "A message from Sarah's mum. "It’s with deep heartbreak that today I’m sharing the news that my beautiful daughter Sarah has sadly passed away. Many of you will know of Sarah’s battle with cancer and that she fought so strongly from her diagnosis until her last day. She slipped away peacefully this morning. I’d like to thank everyone for their kind support over the past year. "It meant the world to Sarah and it gave her great strength and comfort to know she was loved. I know she won’t want to be remembered for her fight against this terrible disease – she w...
Injury-Time VAR drama as late Saints pen denies  Newcastle
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Injury-Time VAR drama as late Saints pen denies Newcastle

James Ward-Prowse scored a dramatic late equaliser for Southampton from the penalty spot after a VAR review in a pulsating 2-2 draw against Newcastle at St James' Park. After 21 attempts on goal, Southampton took a late point off Newcastle with their 22nd from the set-piece awarded in the final seconds of the game which Ralph Hasenhuttl said afterwards "showed we are fighting". A few boos rung around the stadium at half-time as Newcastle looked slightly lacklustre going forward, but the mood quickly turned into relief when Callum Wilson steered his header home in the 55th minute. Southampton looked like they may have been made to regret a huge chance missed by Moussa Djenepo midway through the first half as he missed an open goal from only two yards out. But Mohamed Elyouno...
You have to step up the fight against IPOB – IGP charges Delta state police officers
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You have to step up the fight against IPOB – IGP charges Delta state police officers

The Inspector-General of Police,  Usman Alkali, has urged police officers in Delta state to step up the fight against the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Alkali, speaking on Monday, August 23, in Asaba during his visit to the state police, said the socio-cultural complexity of Delta made it prone to crime. "In fighting crime, you may be trying your best, but your best is not good enough because anything that happens in Anambra will affect Delta, especially Asaba. "You have to step up the fight, that is why you must prepare to deal with any criminality, especially the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). "Brace up to the challenge posed by IPOB because it is a proscribed organisation and you have to treat them as such," he said. The IGP assured the state com...
Boko Haram fighting force has been grossly depleted – DHQ
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Boko Haram fighting force has been grossly depleted – DHQ

  The Defence Headquarters has said fighting force of terrorist group, Boko Haram has been grossly depleted. Acting Director Defence Media Operations, Brigadier General Benard Onyeuko who made the disclosures during the bi-weekly media parley at the Defence Headquarters, said this is as a result of an offensive launched by troops. He said the intensity of these operations has yielded tremendous results as evidenced in the number of casualties and massive surrender of terrorists in Buni Yari, Gorgore, Baga and Monguno Towns as well as Maiduguri – Baga Road, Maiduguri – Damboa Road and Bula Yobe – Darel Jamel Road. Onyeuko also disclosed that a total of 80 insurgents were arrested while 51 were nuetralised and 30 kidnap victims rescued within th...
Chelsea vs Villarreal: We are playing for a title – Unai Emery warns Tuchel’s side
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Chelsea vs Villarreal: We are playing for a title – Unai Emery warns Tuchel’s side

Villarreal manager, Unai Emery, has made it clear to Chelsea that they will be fighting for the UEFA Super Cup trophy. Both teams face each other on Wednesday in Belfast. Emery’s men claimed their first ever major trophy after beating Manchester United in the Europa League final last May. Now they face Champions League winners Chelsea, who are managed by Thomas Tuchel, with the chance of adding another. Emery dubbed the Blues the “best in the world”, but remained bullish about his team’s chances. “If they are the champions of the Champions League then they are stronger than the Chelsea of 2019. “It’s true that the Europa League has grown a lot. Its a good example. In two years they have made the jump. “For me also, this situation is the challenge. “We are going ...
Hushpuppi: Abba Kyari Risks Dismissal, Criminal Prosecution, Says PSC
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Hushpuppi: Abba Kyari Risks Dismissal, Criminal Prosecution, Says PSC

According to a report by The PUNCH, the Police Service Commission has said it will determine the fate of the Commander of the IGP Intelligence Response and Monitoring Team, Abba Kyari, a deputy commissioner of police, indicted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation for alleged involvement in a $1.1m Internet fraud. The commission also noted that Kyari might face dismissal or demotion, and criminal prosecution if found culpable in the fraud perpetrated by an Instagram influencer and fraudster, Ramon Abass, popularly known as Hushpuppi. A Federal Bureau of Investigation criminal complaint lodged at the United States District Court in California had listed Hushpuppi and Kyari among six suspects indicted in the international fraud conspiracy. The other suspects include AbdulRahman Jum...
Actress Ini Dima-Okojie gets engaged to her fiance who she met via her Instastories
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Actress Ini Dima-Okojie gets engaged to her fiance who she met via her Instastories

Actress Ini Dima-Okojie, is engaged. She shared the good news on her Instagram page today July 17. She posted photos and videos from her proposal on her IG page. She wrote; ''About two years ago, on one random day I was ranting on my Insta stories about not being able to find fresh crispy maltesers in Lagos (they are one of my fave chocolates) Next thing, I get an email from an Abasi titled ‘Maltesers from London’  saying he saw my rant on Instagram and he was in London at the time and would love to send some maltesers to my manager or representative’s address. One week later I got a whole bag filled with maltesers. I was so happy, I posted it on my Insta stories saying I had the best fans. But you were not just a fan and boy did you let me knowww!. Reading our old emails now…...
Nigeria to Deploy Robots and artificial intelligence to Fight Insecurity – Senate
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Nigeria to Deploy Robots and artificial intelligence to Fight Insecurity – Senate

The senate has announced that the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy has established a centre where artificial intelligence and robots would be deployed to fight crime and criminality in Nigeria. The disclosure was made during the consideration of a report titled: “The spate of growing insecurity in Nigeria,” presented by the Chairman of its Joint Committee on Legislative Compliance and Communications, Adelere Oriolowo at plenary on Wednesday July 14. Oriowo said the Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) registration exercise initiated by the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy which makes the provision of the National Identity Number (NIN) compulsory has reduced tremendously the use of phones by kidnappers for negotiations. He also claimed that the ear...
UEFA Charges English FA over fan Disturbances during Euro 2020 final
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UEFA Charges English FA over fan Disturbances during Euro 2020 final

UEFA has charged the English Football Association over fan disturbances during England’s Euro 2020 final loss to Italy, European football’s governing body announced on Tuesday. An investigation into “events involving supporters which occurred inside and around the stadium” will also be conducted, after fans without tickets managed to force their way into Wembley on Sunday. Videos on social media also appeared to show England supporters fighting among each other in the stadium. The FA had already been fined 30,000 euros ($35,600) after a laser was shone in the face of Denmark goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel during England’s semi-final win last week. As for that match, England were again charged for booing “during the (Italian) national anthem” and “lighting of a firework”. T...
Akwa Ibom Governor’s Critic, Umoh, Gets Death Threats, Narrates Ordeal In Prison
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Akwa Ibom Governor’s Critic, Umoh, Gets Death Threats, Narrates Ordeal In Prison

Da Zion Umoh, a Nigerian and United States citizen, who was detained for several months by the police in Akwa Ibom State, for criticizing the state governor, Udom Emmanuel, has raised the alarm over the death threats he received in his house, a report by SaharaReporters has shown. Umoh noted that he could not sleep again in his house as unknown people allegedly linked to the state government had been threatening to kill him and his family members. The Akwa Ibom indigene narrated his ordeal in the hands of the police to SaharaReporters, saying the operatives tried to extort $50,000 from him to drop the trumped-up charges. SaharaReporters obtained a copy of the notice of death threat on the man's family. The notice partly reads, "Da Zion Umoh; this is the last warning to you....
Tyson Fury says he might not fight Anthony Joshua next after Deontay Wilder fight; names six possible heavyweight challengers
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Tyson Fury says he might not fight Anthony Joshua next after Deontay Wilder fight; names six possible heavyweight challengers

WBC Heavyweight champion, Tyson Fury has revealed that he might not fight Anthony Joshua immediately after fighting Deontay Wilder later this month. The ‘Gypsy King’ will face Deontay Wilder for a third time on July 24,  and fans are hoping to see him meet Anthony Joshua soon after but Fury says the fight might not be easily put back together after negotiations fell through in May following Wilder’s arbitration victory. Joshua’s team have spent the past month negotiating with Oleksandr Usyk and that fight is now planned for September 25. Fury says he might not fight Joshua this year because there is a two-month difference between his fight and Joshua's fight, and he intends to fight twice this year. Speaking to talkSPORT’s Gareth A Davies, Fury said: “One thing I will s...
Four Members of Armed Robbery Gang Arrested in Bayelsa
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Four Members of Armed Robbery Gang Arrested in Bayelsa

The Bayelsa State Police Command has arrested four members of a suspected armed robbery gang. SWAT operatives of the command, on a tip-off raided a criminal hideout at Ebisam Road, Yenagoa and arrested the suspects who were allegedly planning to launch attack at an unknown location. The suspects are, Prefateyah Francis, 30, Job Molo Edward, 41, Barine Nwinee,41, and Edho Kingsley, 44. Spokesperson of the command, Asinim Butswat, who confirmed the arrest in a statement on Wednesday, July 7, said a Barretta pistol was recovered from Prefateyah Francis during the raid. "They have volunteered useful information, the suspects will be charged to court at the conclusion of Investigation," Butswat stated. "The Commissioner of Police Bayelsa State Command CP Mike Okoli fsi, calls...
Horrific video shows man’s pen!s mutilated by IPOB supporters for “working with the government to point hands against his people” (Graphic video)
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Horrific video shows man’s pen!s mutilated by IPOB supporters for “working with the government to point hands against his people” (Graphic video)

A horrific video making the rounds online shows a man with a mutilated penis being paraded by IPOB supporters for working with the government against IPOB. In the extremely graphic video, the man, whose hands are tied to a piece of wood, is seen sitting on the sandy floor. His penis had been mutilated and blood from his severed male member is seen seeping into the sand. A male voice is heard revealing what led to the man being subjected to such inhumane torture. According to the voice of the IPOB supporter, the man, from Orsu, Imo state, is a saboteur - a tag given to Igbos who do not support IPOB and speak against the activities of some of its members. The voice said that the man is a politician working with the Hope Uzodinma government as an informant to expose IPOB...
British teenager Raducanu continues dream Wimbledon run
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British teenager Raducanu continues dream Wimbledon run

Emma Raducanu's spectacular Wimbledon debut continued as the teenager stunned Sorana Cirstea to become the youngest British woman to reach the last 16 in the Open Era. Raducanu, who has been known as a serious talent within the British game for many years, had already swept past qualifier Vitalia Diatchenko and former French Open finalist Marketa Vondrousova to reach the third round without dropping a set. The 18-year-old stayed in school to complete A levels in maths and economics, only finishing a couple of months ago, and playing on the biggest stage of her career so far on Court One, she handled the occasion in impeccable fashion. Taking on the world No 45, who knocked out Victoria Azarenka in the previous round, Raducanu produced a sparkling attacking display, fighting sp...
I Want new Roma Contract – Mourinho
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I Want new Roma Contract – Mourinho

  Jose Mourinho has said he already wants a new contract with Roma. The 58-year-old was officially unveiled as the Serie A club’s new manager on Friday. Mourinho was welcomed by a crowd of passionate supporters at their Trigoria training complex. The former Manchester United and Real Madrid boss signed a three-year deal with Roma at the start of May, but sees himself staying beyond that length of time. He said: “Hopefully success arrives with me because the contract is a three-year contract – my first with AS Roma. Maybe there is a second one day. “It’s a job where you can only get better until the day where you lose your motivation which I think is the only thing that can make a football coach decide to stop or it’s not enough or to stop learning. That’s not my ...

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