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“He’s just as good as Tyson Fury’ – Anthony Joshua says as he names five boxers he could fight take after fighting Oleksandr Usyk
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“He’s just as good as Tyson Fury’ – Anthony Joshua says as he names five boxers he could fight take after fighting Oleksandr Usyk

Heavyweight boxing champion, Anthony Joshua has named five fights he could have after Oleksandr Usyk and also claims his next opponent is ‘just as good’ as Tyson Fury. AJ’s clash with Usyk was finally confirmed on Tuesday, July 20 as a 60,000 sell-out for September 25 at Tottenham Hotspur stadium. AJ, 31, won Olympic super-heavyweight gold at London 2012 the day after Usyk, now 34, won the same medal in the heavyweight division. Usyk went on to rule the 14st 4lbs cruiserweight division as undisputed champion and has now enjoyed two warm-up fights in the blue-riband ranks. Now the WBO has ordered 24-1 AJ to face the undefeated southpaw - and the Englishman is adamant he possesses just as many skills as Fury. However, Joshua who has the WBA, IBF and WBO titles, says he...
Peruzzi reacts after the lady who accused him of sexual assault, Daffy Blanco, revealed that she dreamt about him dying
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Peruzzi reacts after the lady who accused him of sexual assault, Daffy Blanco, revealed that she dreamt about him dying

Singer Peruzzi has reacted to an Instagram post shared by the lady who accused him of sexual assault. In the Instagram post Daffy Blanco shared, she disclosed that she dreamt about him dying and it made her cry. She also recalled how they were cool, spoke the same language and shared the same pain of losing their mothers before things went sour. Daffy went on to disclose that she has forgiven him because life is too short to hold grudges. She wrote; I wanna use this hour,this minute and this second to get this off my chest ...I just realized how we take 24 hours for granted!!! A few days ago I came across some pictures and videos of me and Peruzzi I watched them and laughed so much not to mention the conversations and our fights lol, Apart from everything that happen we were onc...
Nkechi Blessing Reacts To Veteran Actor, Jide Kosoko’s Statement That TAMPAN Will Work Against Her
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Nkechi Blessing Reacts To Veteran Actor, Jide Kosoko’s Statement That TAMPAN Will Work Against Her

Nigerian actress, Nkechi Sunday Blessing has reacted after Jide Kosoko stated that the leadership of the Theater Arts and Motion Pictures Practitioners Association of Nigeria, TAMPAN, will frustrate her out of the industry and also barred directors from working with her. On Sunday, June 27, the leadership of TAMPAN held a press briefing where they directed movie producers and directors to stop working with Nkechi Blessing Sunday and Iyabo Ojo. The actresses were accused of engaging in social media fights with their other colleagues over the Baba Ijesha alleged rape incident. Kosoko while addressing the press said the association will work against Nkechi. ''Nkechi Blessing has been suspended. She is not our member. I make bold to tell you this, we will work against her in this ...
Chinese miner attacks Sierra Leonean man on Mining site in Sierra Leone
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Chinese miner attacks Sierra Leonean man on Mining site in Sierra Leone

A Chinese miner was filmed attacking a Sierra Leonean Safety Officer with a rod on a mining site in Sierra Leon. The incident happened at Tonkolili Iron Ore mine. In the now-viral video, the Chinese man is seen scolding Sierra Leonean workers and the scolding turned physical when a Sierra Leonean, who is the Safety Officer on site, stood up to him. The video begins with the Chinese miner scolding one of the staff, who is a local. He then spits on the floor directly in front of the man in derision. The man then calls him out for this, saying: "Get out. Out of this place man." The Chinese man then walks to the Sierra Leonean Safety Officer and begins pointing at him while scolding. Suddenly, he slaps the documents the man has in his hands and a fight breaks out. The Chi...
UFC: Details of Kamaru Usman, Masvidal Fight Confirmed
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UFC: Details of Kamaru Usman, Masvidal Fight Confirmed

  The UFC has confirmed it will welcome back fans in a mouth-watering UFC 261 fight on April 24 in Jacksonville, Florida, as Kamaru Usman defends his welterweight title against Jorge Masvidal. UFC boss, Dana White, has yearned for the return of fans since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020. White has now announced the news on social media. “UFC 261 on April 24 will be in Jacksonville, Florida, with a full house of fans. Full capacity at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena,” he wrote. White has delivered no fewer than three title fights for the return of fans next month, with Usman facing arch-rival Masvidal for the second time in a year. The pair met on Fight Island last summer, with the welterweight champion defending his crown after Gamebred steppe...
Student Fights Lecturer and Tears his Shirt for not Allowing her to Write an Exam
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Student Fights Lecturer and Tears his Shirt for not Allowing her to Write an Exam

A student was filmed dragging a lecturer by the shirt and fighting him for preventing her from taking an exam in Auchi Polytechnic, Edo state. The lecturer had reportedly given the student a malpractice form, meaning she would have to retake the exam. This angered the student and she attacked him after the exam. Video shared online shows her fighting her lecturer despite efforts by her coursemates to pry her away from the helpless man.
Anthony Joshua Hints on Retirement, Years of Fight Left
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Anthony Joshua Hints on Retirement, Years of Fight Left

World Heavyweight Champion, Anthony Joshua, has admitted he is nearing the end of his career, hinting that he has a maximum of five years left before retirement. The 31-year-old could be close to the most significant period of his career, with his camp in talks over two massive unification fights against Tyson Fury in 2021. Since he made his pro debut in 2013, Joshua has become a two-time champion. The Briton regained his WBA, IBF and WBO titles in a 2019 rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr and defended them with a knockout win over Kubrat Pulev last month. This isn’t the start of my career. I’m coming towards the end of my career,” Joshua told Sky Sports News. “I’m not someone who lives in the moment and thinks that everything is just like for now. I’m always planning ahead so I’...
Plus-Sized Actress, Monalisa Stephen Fights With Body Shammers On Instagram
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Plus-Sized Actress, Monalisa Stephen Fights With Body Shammers On Instagram

Actress Monalisa Stephen claps back at trolls, who, despite her epistle on body shaming, went ahead to body shame her MY ANCESTORS ARE FAT. MAMI WATA For Years some people have always judge me based on my look. I don’t know why this body image thing is so important to them. They’re forgetting I’m Human too and I deserve Everything a smaller Body can Have. I have lost some Jobs because I’m FAT Lost some relationships becos I’m FAT Some People in the industry don’t take me serious Because I’m FAT. BUT (And I also gain a lot of things because I’m fat Met amazing people who worked with me just because of the way I look. My first international appearance was because I’m Fat. I can’t begin to count my blessings because it’s too much So In life , you lose some and Win some). ...
Girl Commits Suicide Over Continuous Fights with Brother in Lagos
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Girl Commits Suicide Over Continuous Fights with Brother in Lagos

A 20-year-old girl identified as Sherifat Suleiman has reportedly committed suicide over incessant fights with her brother. The incident occurred at about 4pm on Sunday July 12, in Isawo area of Ikorodu, Lagos state.  It was gathered that the deceased who lived in a two-room apartment with her brother, was preparing for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) before taking her life. She reportedly began writhing in pain after ingesting a poisonous substance she bought. Neighbours who found her lying on the floor with whitish discharges from her mouth, said she died while being rushed to the hospital. Vanguard reported that residents of the area said the girl decided to commit suicide when she could no longer withstand the physical and psychological assa...
Adewale Adeleke’s Wife, Kani React to Report of Their alleged Marital Crisis
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Adewale Adeleke’s Wife, Kani React to Report of Their alleged Marital Crisis

Kani, wife of Davido's brother Adewale Adeleke has reacted to report of their alleged marital crisis via an Instastory post she shared. It was alleged that she's been in and out of fights with her husband in their 4-months-old marriage. Reacting to this on Instagram, Kano described the report as "fake news" and also disclosed that her husband prepared her for the "lies". She wrote;
I Will Follow You Until You Enter 6feet – IPOB Fights Kemi Olunloyo
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I Will Follow You Until You Enter 6feet – IPOB Fights Kemi Olunloyo

A twitter user who is probably identified as an IPOB member has sworn to see the US trained journalist, Kemi Olunloyo who’s always bent on picking on the Biafrans and their leader Nnamdi Kanu down to grave. This whole saga started when Kemi the social media journalist posted on her page with the caption “IPOB has noticed me 500%. Visit my Facebook page. Viral Viral! Big Money!” This statement didn’t go down well as many IPOB members threw mouth watering insults on her. The man who was identified on twitter as Son Of God didn’t waste time to tell her his whole mind which got the whole table shaking. According to son of God, he tweeted; “We will never leave you alone. Even our leader dong know us in person. There are over 50million of us, I am one of the very few people...
Actress Nkechi Blessing Sunday ‘Fights’ Tooth And Nail With Girl Over A Man
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Actress Nkechi Blessing Sunday ‘Fights’ Tooth And Nail With Girl Over A Man

Popular Nollywood actress, and single mother of one, Nkechi Blessing Sunday has taken to the Instagram comment section of s3x therapist, Jaruma to fight over a man with another Instagram user. It all started after Jaruma posted a photo of the man below, saying he needs a girl to marry. Jaruma wrote: “Another young Man working & living in Dubai is also looking for a wife @lord_mccoy who wants to marry him @lord_mccoy” Nkechi took to the comment section to show interest on the man. She commented: “Me Abeg???” A follower beckoned on her to leave the m,en for the, but Nkechi refused “mama?? leave this one for us naa” the girl commented “@emovon_joyce_nosa for Wetin? No be person born me too” Nkechi replied Another user, asked Nkechi to calm down, t...
Who Jah Bless, No Man Can Curse – Okon Lagos Fights For Funke Akindele
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Who Jah Bless, No Man Can Curse – Okon Lagos Fights For Funke Akindele

Joining other Celebrities who had in one way or the order added their voices to the arrest and prosecution of Funke Akindele and her husband, JJC Skill, Nollywood actor, Okon Lagos has taken to Instagram to drop a lengthy note. Okon charged Nigerians who literary made sure Funke was brought to book, to use same energy and tackle other illness of the society, adding that after all, who God has blessed no man can curse. He shared the photo above and wrote, “Yes NOBODY is above the law also, NOBODY is above mistakes. Yesterday and a day before in the social media space i have seen lots of “perfect” people. People who had never, have currently not and will definitely never break both divine and secular laws…people that even if Jesus himself were to appear live today and say just ...
Two Female MMA Fighters are Suspended after Their Brutal Bout Left them Disfigured
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Two Female MMA Fighters are Suspended after Their Brutal Bout Left them Disfigured

MMA fighters, Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Weili Zhang have both been handed two-month medical suspension after their brutal bout left them disfigured. During the fight in Las Vegas last Saturday, the pair inflicted bloody injuries on themselves and were taken to hospital after their five-round contest saw strawweight champion Zhang retain her belt following a split decision. According to MMA Mania, Nevada State Athletic Commission has now issued a two-month medical suspension to the athletes The fighters who both will be out of the Octagon until May 5, were also ordered not to take part in contact sparring until April 22.
Tyson Fury confirms plan to retire from boxing after two major fights
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Tyson Fury confirms plan to retire from boxing after two major fights

Tyson Fury has confirmed his plans to retire from boxing after two major fights. The 31-year-old British boxer defeated Deontay Wilder just 11 days ago to become WBC heavyweight champion of the world. Tyson knocked down his American opponent twice before his team threw in the towel in the seventh round to end the bout. Following the shocking defeat, Bronze Bomber quickly activated his rematch clause, meaning that there will be a summer trilogy fight between the pair. Appearing on This Morning with his wife Paris Fury, the current WBC heavyweight champion of the world opened up on his future plans. According to him, after his rematch with Deontay Wilder, he'll take on Anthony Joshua and then retire from boxing. When his wife, Paris called for him to call it a day on T...
CAS Confirms Manchester City Appeal To Overturn Uefa Two Year’s Ban
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CAS Confirms Manchester City Appeal To Overturn Uefa Two Year’s Ban

Pep Guardiola's team have been hit with a two-year European ban and have moved to have UEFA's ruling overturned. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has established that they have registered an appeal from Manchester City as the reigning Premier League champions fight to overturn a two-season Champions League ban. UEFA observed the club responsible of breaching Financial Fair Play rules and failing to cooperate with its investigation, handing City a €30m (£25m/$33m) fine on top of their two-year European suspension. City moved shortly to profess their innocence and vowed to show UEFA wrong, with a CAS appeal the first order of business. CAS has now established the appeal has been lodged, releasing an official statement on Wednesday, which reads: "The Court of Arbitrati...
Three Die As Aiye And Eiye Cultists Clash In Ikorodu
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Three Die As Aiye And Eiye Cultists Clash In Ikorodu

Many people ran for their lives at the Ladega and Laketu areas of Ikorodu, Lagos State, when suspected members of the Aiye and Eiye confraternities engaged one another in supremacy fights that left no fewer than three people dead. According to Punch, the clashes started when suspected members of the Aiye cult invaded Ladega around 10am on Sunday and allegedly shot two rival members dead. In a reprisal that followed, suspected members of the Eiye cult reportedly mobilised and shot a rival member dead in Laketu around 5pm. The Deputy Commander of the Onyabo Vigilante Group, Olanrewaju Olabinjo, who confirmed the killings, said two Eiye members and one Aiye member were killed. He said, “The clash was between the Eiye and Aiye cult members. Two people were killed in Ladega arou...
Dissolve my Marriage or I Kill my Wife – Nigerian Man tells Court
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Dissolve my Marriage or I Kill my Wife – Nigerian Man tells Court

55-year-old Nigerian man, Chike Eze, has asked the Customary Court of Appeal in Lagos state to dissolve his marriage before he kills his wife. In a petition he filed before the court, Eze said there is no more love between he and his wife Racheal, and he wants their marriage annulled as soon as possible. Appearing before the court on Monday February 10th, Eze prayed the court to dissolve his marriage to Rachael as the dissolution will “save him from committing murder’’. According to him, she has not given him peace in the last two years “She is pushing me to the wall,” Eze told the court. “If I should retaliate, I will kill her. I don’t want to kill her, so that I will not be charged to court for murder. The best option is for the court to end our marriage so that we can go ou...
Speed Darlington Fights A Bike Man; Refused To Pay Him And Ran Away
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Speed Darlington Fights A Bike Man; Refused To Pay Him And Ran Away

Just this afternoon, Speed Darlington was spotted fighting a bike man on the busy road of Lagos, Yaba to be precised. The bike was reported to have branched to pick up something while Uncle Darlington is still right on his ride. This single act of the Bike man got him pissed and he decided to get off the bike without paying Watch video below;
Tunde Ednut Should Thank me for Making his Career Useful – Bobrisky
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Tunde Ednut Should Thank me for Making his Career Useful – Bobrisky

Bobrisky has taken a swipe at Tunde Ednut over his claim of making Speed Darlington popular through his constant push. The cross-dresser who engaged in social media fights with Tunde Ednut years ago, stated that Tunde should also be thanking him for kick-starting his career as an Instagram influencer. Bobrisky added that he came in peace, but is also ready for anyone who wants "pieces". See his post below;
Kanye West Removes TVs From Kids’ Rooms, Kim Kardashian Reacts
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Kanye West Removes TVs From Kids’ Rooms, Kim Kardashian Reacts

Kim Kardashian has revealed she and her husband Kanye West have had 'fights' over his religious journey since he became a 'born again' Christian. The 39-year-old mother of four appeared with her sisters Kourtney and Khloe on The Real on Tuesday (Nov.5) and opened up about her 'fights' with her 42-year-old husband over his religious journey. When asked if she supports her the husband's new spiritual life journey, she replied: 'I do think that, you know, he is my husband. 'So, I obviously want to honor him and what he’s feeling. And he’s been going through this life change, and it’s mostly about the kids.' Kim also revealed that Kanye even went as far as removing the TVs in kids' rooms, as he has become increasingly cautious about the type of imagery that is in their home. ...
Ambode Fights Back, Drags Lagos Assembly To Court Over Probe
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Ambode Fights Back, Drags Lagos Assembly To Court Over Probe

Former Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has dragged the Lagos State House of Assembly to court over its ongoing probe of the ex-governor for allegedly procuring 820 buses worth over N7 billion without budgetary approval. Ambode is due to appear before the House Committee probing the allegation on Wednesday. The House had placed adverts in some newspapers inviting the former governor to appear before it as he was alleged to have previously failed to appear on two occasions when he was invited. However, the former Governor had instituted a suit against the Assembly at the Lagos High Court in Ikeja to contest the constitutionality of the probe of the buses which were procured by his administration. Based on the suit, the Lagos High Court in Ikeja on Tuesday ordered the Spea...
Tyson Fury Fights 8 Security Guards At WWE Smackdown To Confront Wrestler
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Tyson Fury Fights 8 Security Guards At WWE Smackdown To Confront Wrestler

It took more than eight security guards to stop Tyson Fury entering the ring at the WWE SmackDown as he leapt from his seat in the crowd. Fury's antics hinted at a potential future in professional wrestling for the Gypsy King, known and loved for his showmanship, elaboratering entrances and loud dress sense. The drama began as a Braun Strowman light-heartedly squared-up to the six-foot-nine heavyweight, with the 'Gypsy King' playing along with a smile. The mood changed when Strowman was attack from behind by Dolph Ziggler, who the 'The Monster Among Men' sent spinning into Fury. The Mancunian - dressed in a suit with a marble design - fell back into his seat, returning to his feet furious. With Strowman back in the ring, Fury jumped the barrier - yelling as security guar...
Chimamamanda Adichie Fights Arthur Eze Over Land Grabbing
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Chimamamanda Adichie Fights Arthur Eze Over Land Grabbing

Chimamamanda Adichie accuses Igbo billionaire, Arthur Eze, of grabbing the ancestral land of Abba people, her ancestral homeland. He also accuses Arthur Eze of having done the same in Abagana, Ifitedunu and Ukwulu, all neighbouring towns to Ukpo, through his bags of money. Read her write about it: My hometown under siege One night in July, the signboards disappeared. The people of Abba, my hometown in Njikoka Local Government Area of Anambra state, woke up to see that the signboards were gone — the signboard that said ‘Welcome to Abba Town’ had vanished. The signboard mounted by the state government that said ‘Drive safely through Abba’ had vanished. Every signboard that announced Abba’s boundary had disappeared. In a country where signboards exist to make communities visib...
Moment Chelsea Star Danny Drinkwater Fights With Six Men Over A Girl
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Moment Chelsea Star Danny Drinkwater Fights With Six Men Over A Girl

Here is the shocking moment Danny Drinkwater got into a dancefloor scuffle and appeared to headbutt a man on the night he was attacked. The 28-year-old reportedly got into a nightclub argument with fellow footballer Kgosi Ntlhe after he allegedly hit on the Scunthorpe United player's girlfriend. The incident allegedly happened in Manchester's China white club last Sunday, with a video appearing to show the Chelsea star in a brawl with a man on the nightclub dance floor that night. Mr Drinkwater was reportedly thrown out of the club, where he was said to have been attacked by another group of men. Thugs allegedly jumped on the £35milllion footballer's ankle as they chanted 'break his leg' while blood spilled 'everywhere'. An eyewitness said: 'I couldn't tell who started i...
Wrestling: Nigeria’s Adekuoroye Qualifies For 2020 Olympics, Fights For Bronze Medal
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Wrestling: Nigeria’s Adekuoroye Qualifies For 2020 Olympics, Fights For Bronze Medal

Nigeria’s Odunayo Adekuoroye, who is rated as the world third best wrestler in the women 57kg category, yesterday picked a Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games ticket through her berth in the semifinals of the ongoing 2019 Senior World Wrestling Championships in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan. To secure her Olympics spot, the 2017 world silver-medallist overwhelmed North Korea’s In Sun Jong 12-2 via technical superiority in the quarterfinals, after easily beating her opponents in the previous rounds. However, the back-to-back Commonwealth champion will contest for a bronze medal, as she lost 6-1 to two-time World and Olympic champion, Risako Kawai of Japan in the semifinal. Today’s bronze medal match between Adekuoroye and a yet-to-determined opponent is slated for around 1.00 p.m. Nigerian time ...
BBNaija: Rita Dominic Reacts As Biggie Punishes Housemates
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BBNaija: Rita Dominic Reacts As Biggie Punishes Housemates

Nollywood actress, Rita Dominic, has reacted to the judgement Big Brother passed on some housemates for breaking the house rules. Recall that Big Brother had given the housemates a rude shocker with his impromptu meeting as he gathered them to the sitting room and played videos of their acts of violence to them. Tacha, and Joe were not spared as they also got their strikes too. Tacha was seen on two occasions getting into fights with Frodd and Joe, using strong insultive languages o them. Rita Dominic Mercy broke Big Brother’s Oppo phone out of anger, because Gedoni, a fellow housemate was taking videos of her dancing during a Saturday night party. For that, she was issued a final warning. The beautiful Nollywood actress, who was apparently following the whole drama, react...
BBNaija: Mike’s Wife, Perri Shakes-Drayton Reacts As Tacha Fights And Insults Mike
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BBNaija: Mike’s Wife, Perri Shakes-Drayton Reacts As Tacha Fights And Insults Mike

Perri Shakes-Drayton, the wife of Big Brother Naija housemate, Mike has reacted after he was insulted and pushed by his fellow housemate, Tacha. The drama occurred just after the Saturday night party in the Big Brother House. While they were in the changing room, Tacha picked on Mike and other guys for getting drunk at the party. During the altercation, Tacha insulted Mike, pushed him and then threw tissue at him before dragging Omashola into it
Makoko Kid Asked Anthony Joshua Why He Fights For UK And Not For Nigeria
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Makoko Kid Asked Anthony Joshua Why He Fights For UK And Not For Nigeria

Checkout Anthony Joshua's epic facial expression after a Nigerian girl asked him why he fights for UK and not Nigeria. In the early hours of today, Anthony Joshua was seen with the children of makoko community, where he taught them a little of his boxing skills. One of the kids was so curious to know why the professional boxer is boxing for Britain & not Nigeria, leaving him aww Watch the video   View this post on Instagram   Kid asks #AnthonyJoshua very smart question! Why are you fighting for Britain ?? & not Nigeria ?? ?? __ #Entertainment #Africa #Television #Naija #Ghana #LosAngeles #Nigeria #Lagos #Accra #UK #SouthAfrica #Johannesburg #CapeTown #Hollywood #Ghallywood #Nollwood #Durban #Mz...
Anthony Joshua: When Fat Helps Win Fights – BBC
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Anthony Joshua: When Fat Helps Win Fights – BBC

Imagine becoming heavyweight champion of the world - by knocking out a fighter who's never been knocked out - and still having to worry about people calling you fat. Andy Ruiz Jr's astonishing win against Anthony Joshua looks like a victory for anyone who's been mocked for carrying a bit too much timber. To the untrained eye, the Mexican certainly looked hopelessly out of shape - with slo-mo replays merely highlighting his wobbly torso. But Newsbeat's been finding out how all that fat might actually help you fight. "In a sport like heavyweight boxing there are certainly scenarios where carrying extra body fat can be beneficial," says sports nutritionist Dr Mayur Ranchordas. He's worked with anyone from pro-boxers Gavin and Jamie McDonnell to diver Tom Daley - and says it...
Politician Fights TV Presenter Live On TV For Questioning Him Too Much
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Politician Fights TV Presenter Live On TV For Questioning Him Too Much

Here is the moment a ploitician was seen fighting a TV presenter for questioning him too nuch about his political party. The man could not contend with the question anymore because the TV presenter was just asking him question upon question. The politician stood up to pick a fight when the lady ask him "Do you care about the starving million of African people in this country, Do you care about the farm workers who are being oppressed here in this country. He said to the lady "don't you there interrupt me" when the black man who is also a presenter in the studio try to stop him from picking a fight to the lady he focuses the black mam and both of them start fighting. Watch Video Here   View this post on Instagram ...
Anthony Joshua Warns Wilder, Fury over Fight Delay
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Anthony Joshua Warns Wilder, Fury over Fight Delay

Anthony Joshua has warned Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury they risk facing a better version of him if frustrating fight negotiations drag on. Unified world heavyweight champion Joshua faces Andy Ruiz Jr on 1 June. The 29-year-old says the bout will showcase evolving methods he began to use after beating Wladimir Klitschko. “I’ve got through with strength, guts and heart,” said Joshua. “I’ve got away with mistakes. I realised I couldn’t continue my journey like that.” Speaking to BBC Radio 5 Live boxing, Joshua added: “After Klitschko, I thought ‘how many more fights can I have like that before the mistakes aren’t there any more?’ “For the last two years, hand on heart, with my team, we spend so much time doing things outside of boxing, things that can drain me. “How do we...
Ajimobi Fights Head To Head With Tegbe, Adelabu For 1 Ministerial Appointment
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Ajimobi Fights Head To Head With Tegbe, Adelabu For 1 Ministerial Appointment

In the last few days, however, Ajimobi, who hitherto endorsed Tegbe for ministerial appointment, thinking he would win his own senatorial election, has now been showing interest. Adelabu, who was also expecting to be elected Governor of the state and was therefore supportive of the ministerial slot for Tegbe, is now expecting the party to compensate him with a ministerial position that he can build on to recontest in 2023. Abiola Ajimobi, the outgoing Governor of Oyo State, is set for a head-to-head battle with Joseph Tegbe, governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo State, and Adebayo Adelabu, governorship candidate of the party, to become Minister when President Muhammadu Buhari reconstitutes his cabinet at the start of his second term. The three-way battle f...
Boxing legend, George Foreman’s daughter Freeda found dead at 42 in her Texas home
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Boxing legend, George Foreman’s daughter Freeda found dead at 42 in her Texas home

American boxing legend, George Foreman's daughter Freeda Foreman has been found dead at her Texas home. Freeda,42, who was also a boxer having followed her ring legend dad into boxing and won her first five professional fights was found dead at her home near Houston, Texas, by a family member on Saturday.     Police told TMZ Saturday they are awaiting the results of an autopsy to determine the cause of death, and that no foul play is suspected. Freeda is survived by her husband, two daughters, three grandchildren, her parents, and 11 siblings.
Your Breasts Are No Longer Fine – Stella Dimokokorkus To Cossy
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Your Breasts Are No Longer Fine – Stella Dimokokorkus To Cossy

Controversial journalist and blogger, Stella Dimokokorkus has bashed actress Cossy Ojiakor for showing off her body anyhow to the public. Your breasts are no longer fine – Stella Dimokokorkus to Cossy Cossy had uploaded a photo of herself showing the larger part of her breasts and the blogger told her that she is really beautiful and the only problem she has is the habit of going nude in public and showing off her breast which she claimed aren’t fine anymore. Read their exchange below; It looks like a friendly chastisement anyways. Stella Dimokokurkus has been known to always hit the nail on the head on any issue she feels like talking about. Still fresh in our minds is the recent altercation she had with fellow blogger Linda Ikeji. Stella had accused the blogge...
UFC Action to Debut on DStv Soon
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UFC Action to Debut on DStv Soon

UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts (MMA) organisation, is coming to DStv. SuperSport, The World of Champions can confirm that it has signed a long-term deal with the UFC, beginning in January 2019. With over 40 live events a year and 100 hours of magazine programming, fans across the continent will see the world’s best mixed martial artists regularly appearing on their screens. Household names such as former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor and women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg are popular staples of UFC, but beyond them are a host of up and coming world-class athletes, including South African Don Madge who recently made his UFC debut with an explosive knockout of Te Edwards. “We’re pumped to start broadcasts in January,” said Gideon...
Ambode Fights Back, Moves To Neutralise Mandate Group, Rallies Abuja For Support
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Ambode Fights Back, Moves To Neutralise Mandate Group, Rallies Abuja For Support

The political intrigues shaping the governorship race in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State intensified yesterday as Governor Akinwunmi Ambode indicated that he would not go down without a fight, reaching out to the presidency in Abuja to intervene on his side as he battles the Mandate Group, the political machine of his godfather, Senator Bola Tinubu. Assured of the support of Tinubu, who is also the party’s national leader, to run for a second term, Ambode had flown to Abuja on Monday morning to obtain the governorship nomination forms. But by the evening of the same day, the tide had changed with two of his political siblings, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, found to have also obtained the nomination forms by proxy. While Sanwo-Olu has ...
Lady Fights With Two Half-Naked Girls She Saw With Her Ex-Fiance
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Lady Fights With Two Half-Naked Girls She Saw With Her Ex-Fiance

A Facebook user, Ada Uchenna, took to Facebook to disclose how she fought with two half-naked girls she saw with her ex-fiance, as she disclosed that she can be emotionally messy when she is love. According to the lady, the incident occurred after she visited her ex-fiance at his house in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State. It’s a lengthy post, brace up; So I fought with two girls over my ex fiancée Yes, you heard me right. Some of the things you think you cannot do, wait till ara ahụ akpọrọ lọvụ ka ọ gba gị… Then you’ll know for sure your limit and self control capacity. All through my teenage, early adult life, relationships were something I never gave thoughts to. I loved once and I knew how emotionally messy I can be when I love. Anyway that was then, when I thought that love is...
Anthony Joshua Moves Back Into His Mum’s Two Bedroom Flat Despite Winning £15m
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Anthony Joshua Moves Back Into His Mum’s Two Bedroom Flat Despite Winning £15m

Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua has moved back into his mum's two bedroom flat in north London despite earning £15million from his famous win over Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley. Joshua is being tipped to become the first billionaire boxer following his memorable victory but he is refusing to get carried away with his wealth and loves nothing more than spending time with his mum Yeta Odusanya. AJ might well be a multi-million athlete and brand, but he is comfortable living with his mum, who is a social worker. The spotlight continues to surround Joshua as speculation continues over his next opponent and if a rematch will Klitschko will take place later this year. The 27-year-old certainly looked relaxed as he boarded his state of the art transport from his ex-council flat ...
Evander Holyfield Fights Bola Tinubu In Lagos, Wole Soyinka Is Referee
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Evander Holyfield Fights Bola Tinubu In Lagos, Wole Soyinka Is Referee

Evander Holyfield, legendary five-time World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, has formally announced the most anticipated exhibition boxing match that is billed to take place in Lagos on Thursday, May 25 at the Eko Atlantic City. It will be beamed Live from Lagos, Nigeria to the world. The top-bill charity-focused showbiz event is the first of its kind on the African continent, and it will feature former governor of Lagos and leader of the ruling APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu sparring Evander Holyfield in the bout to be refereed by the Nobel laureate, Prof.Wole Soyinka. In his endorsement of the BAT vs Holyfield bout, Asiwaju Tinubu was quoted as saying: “I can’t wait to knock Evander down. I’m the real champion of the world!” The private sector-initiated event is designed as a contr...
Mohammed Abacha Fights To Reclaim $1.3bn Oil Bloc, Sues FG, Shell, Agip
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Mohammed Abacha Fights To Reclaim $1.3bn Oil Bloc, Sues FG, Shell, Agip

Son of the late military Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha, Mohammed, had begun a legal battle to reclaim the $1.3 billion Oil Prospecting Licence (OPL) 245, which was allocated to Malabu Oil Gas Limited. Mohammed Abacha is a Director and the largest shareholder of Malabu Oil Gas Limited. The two other major shareholders are Amafagha Kweku and Hindu Hassan. There have been a couple of suits before different courts in recent time over the oil bloc. While the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had approached the court seeking a forfeiture order of the said licence from Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company Limited, and Nigerian Agip Exploration Company Limited, the Federal Government had, in another suit, slammed a six-count corruption charge on a former Attorney Gen...

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