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Fifty and Fabulous! Actress Kate Henshaw, shares stunning new photos as she celebrates her birthday
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Fifty and Fabulous! Actress Kate Henshaw, shares stunning new photos as she celebrates her birthday

Kate Henshaw is celebrating her 50th birthday today July 19. She shared new photos from her birthday shoot on her Instagram page with the caption; "Kinetic K8 #OluwaIsInvolved He alone is my source and I am truly thankful!! Where would I be without His mercy??? All that I am and all that I hope for is in God!! Thank you Father...." See more photos below
Comedian Senator and wife celebrate 9th wedding anniversary
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Comedian Senator and wife celebrate 9th wedding anniversary

Stand-up comedian and actor, Senator and his wife Kaymen are celebrating their 9th wedding anniversary today May 19. The comedian who shared a loved-up photo with his wife on Instagram, described her as his "girlfriend" and also expressed hope of celebrating many more years with her. Senator wrote; Happy 9th Anniversary to me and my girlfriend... @kaymennjoku we thank God for the grace and blessings... We hope for more years of Popping Champagne in celebration together!!!!
Klopp feels four wins will secure Champions League football for Liverpool
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Klopp feels four wins will secure Champions League football for Liverpool

Jurgen Klopp believes winning their final four Premier League games will be enough to secure Champions League qualification for Liverpool. The Reds are playing catch-up in the race for the top four after a torrid run of form earlier in the year. Draws with Leeds and Newcastle in the last couple of weeks set the Reds back, but they beat Southampton 2-0 on Saturday to revive their hopes.
Not Done yet! Zidane Claims Title Hopes Alive Despite Betis Draw
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Not Done yet! Zidane Claims Title Hopes Alive Despite Betis Draw

Los Blancos could end the weekend five points behind leaders Atletico Madrid after a frustrating evening at Estadio Alfredo Di Stefano Zinedine Zidane insists Real Madrid’s title hopes are not over despite being held to a goalless draw by Real Betis. Los Blancos dominated possession and managed 17 shots at goal, but the closest they came to breaking the deadlock was Rodrygo’s miss-hit cross that struck the bar. The draw means Real missed the chance to draw level on points with leaders Atletico Madrid, who can move five points clear with victory over Athletic Bilbao on Sunday. When asked by reporters whether the Liga title was now lost, Zidane said: "I don't think so. It's true that there are two points lost today but I don't think so. “I think we have to continue, we've ...
‘Cattle traders’ kidnapped and killed a man 10 days to his wedding – Police
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‘Cattle traders’ kidnapped and killed a man 10 days to his wedding – Police

The Kwara state police command has accused some cattle traders of kidnapping and killing a man who wanted to buy a cow from them for his wedding. Police spokesperson in the state, Ajayi Okasanmi confirmed the arrest of the alleged leader of gang, Mohammed Kazeem, in Patigi, Patigi Local Government Area of the state on Wednesday April 21. Mr Kazeem was alleged to have collected N160,000 from the man Olokose Oluwasola Ojo, to get him a cow for his wedding scheduled for March 12 and 13 this year. Security operatives were alerted after Ojo's fiancee received a phone call from his line demanding for N12 million ransom if she hoped to see him again. Okasanmi said; “Since the victim left Ilorin with the suspect, he could no longer be reached by anybody including his intending wif...
FC Porto not Interested in Signing Chelsea’s Malang Sar on Permanent Deal
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FC Porto not Interested in Signing Chelsea’s Malang Sar on Permanent Deal

Chelsea has been dealt a blow, with FC Porto not interested in signing Malang Sarr on a permanent deal, Record reports. Sarr joined Porto on loan from Chelsea last year in order to gain regular first-team action. But the 22-year-old French star has endured a mixed spell at Porto, playing just 14 matches in the starting XI and five substitute appearances across all competitions for the Portugal giants. However, neither Porto nor Sarr have any desire to turn the loan agreement into a permanent deal. Sarr will now return to Chelsea in the summer after his loan spell at Porto expires. He joined Chelsea from French Ligue 1 side, Nice last summer transfer window. Sarr will hope to break into Thomas Tuchel’s first team at Stamford Bridge next season.
DJ Cuppy Gives Update on her Legal Case with Davido’s Logistics Manager, Israel Afeare
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DJ Cuppy Gives Update on her Legal Case with Davido’s Logistics Manager, Israel Afeare

DJ Cuppy has taken to Twitter to update her followers after threatening to sue Israel Afeare for defamation. The DJ said she has decided not to proceed with the case since he has apologized. She tweeted: "Update: Following the public apology of Isreal Afeare, I have decided to no longer proceed with the lawsuit and have instructed my lawyers accordingly. "As social media users, I hope we can all learn from this, and ensure that we have valid facts before we speak on matters."   Recall that following DJ Cuppy and Zlatan's fallout, Israel had gone online to claim that Zlatan is ignoring Cuppy because he didn't make "one kobo" from their Gelato collaboration.   Cuppy responded, saying she did not breach her contractual agreement regarding the song Gelato...
‘I’ll Fight till End’ – Zidane Declares after Real Madrid 1-1 draw with Atletico Madrid
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‘I’ll Fight till End’ – Zidane Declares after Real Madrid 1-1 draw with Atletico Madrid

Real Madrid boss, Zinedine Zidane has vowed that his side will not give up but “fight until the end” in the title race. Los Blancos were able to snatch a point against city rivals and league leaders Atletico Madrid in their clash on Sunday to keep their title hope alive. Karim Benzema struck late in the second half to cancel out Luis Suarez’s early opener at Wanda Metropolitano with so many wasted chances from the home side. The result leaves Zidane’s men five points behind, with one more game under their belt. And their French boss, after the game, declared that the current champions will contest their crown all the way through to the end of the season. “The objective is this, to continue,” he said when asked if his side still have a title shot. “We know there is a...
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Linus Idahosa shares Emotional Tribute video to Dan foster

On Wednesday 17th of June 2020, the world lost a beautiful soul as popular radio presenter, Dan Foster died. Linus Idahosa, President of Del-York International, took to twitter to pen an emotional tribute to the radio legend. https://twitter.com/LinusIdahosa "When the COVID-19 scare was at its peak in April, I wrote this piece for a client, called on Dan to produce it. Little did I know that this would be his final farewell message to us. May his words inspire Hope, Love and Faith in all of us and help us contemplate the true meaning of life. Will miss you Dan..." Linus Idahosa
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Coronavirus Cure Is Coming From Africa – Stella Damasus Shares Message Of Hope

 Movie producer and Nollywood actress Stella Damasus has shared a message of hope with her followers, In celebration of Africa Day, Although the pandemic is having its fair share on so many people, the mother of two stated that together we can beat the virus and that she believes the cure is coming from Africa. Taking to Instagram, the actress made this known to her followers. Her post reads: Happy Africa Day to all my African brothers and sister. Celebrate today and appreciate our heritage. One Africa One love. #africaday #stelladamasus #Actor #publisher…” See Her Post Here:  
“When There Is Life, There’s Always Hope” – Toyin Abraham Motivates Her Fans On Twitter
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“When There Is Life, There’s Always Hope” – Toyin Abraham Motivates Her Fans On Twitter

Popular Nollywood actress, Toyin Abraham (mummy ire ) has given her followers on Twitter some advice not to relent no matter what they are passing through , see her tweets on Twitter. “I have realised that being consistent sometimes can be hard especially in the absence of incentives such as emotional support, finance, etc., so dear #ToyinTitans, how do we stay motivated regardless and keep on pushing? 1. Believe in yourself – if you keep waiting for people to believe in you before you do, you will never express the magic that is you. Sometimes, the side effect of relying so much on people’s opinion in order to believe in yourself is,you stop believing you’re good once they say you’re not. You don’t want to put something that powerful in the hands of others. 2. Remember wh...
FFK Celebrates his Son, Aragorn as he Turns a Year Older
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FFK Celebrates his Son, Aragorn as he Turns a Year Older

Femi Fani-Kayode is very excited today as his first son, Aragorn, tuns four years old. Posting new photos on his Facebook page, the former Minister of Aviation described Aragorn as the best and greatest thing that has ever happened to him. He wrote Happy birthday to my son and my pride, Prince Joshua Oluwafemi Emmanuel Lotana Aragorn Fani-Kayode. Four years ago today the Lord blessed me with a wonderful gift and that gift was you. He brought you into my world and with you came joy, peace, love, blessings, hope, strength, favour and inspiration. Simply put you are the best and greatest thing that has ever happened to me. You give me joy Aragorn: you are my pride, my life and my strength. May the God of Heaven, whom you love so much and who loves you, continue to be with you and ...
Danish aid Worker, Anja Ringgren Lovén Marks 4 Years Since the Rescue of Child Branded a Witch in Akwa Ibom
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Danish aid Worker, Anja Ringgren Lovén Marks 4 Years Since the Rescue of Child Branded a Witch in Akwa Ibom

Four years ago, January 30, 2016, Danish aid worker Anja Ringgren Lovén was photographed giving water to a severely emaciated 2-year-old boy, who she rescued after he was branded a witch by his family and left to starve to death in Akwa Ibom. The child wandered the streets for months when Anja got a phone call and immediately led a rescue team including her husband David Emmanuel Umem, to bring the child to the Children's Education and Development Foundation (ACAEDF) aka "Land of Hope" named after the boy. On Thursday, January 30, 2020, Anja posted new photos of Hope to mark the anniversary. She described Hope as a "very strong, intelligent, funny and beautiful young boy who despite all odds, survived" and despite his young age, knows that hate is to great a burden to bear...
Teenage Boy Hacks his Dad to Death in Imo State
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Teenage Boy Hacks his Dad to Death in Imo State

A teenage boy simply identified as Hope has been arrested after going berserk and hacking his father to death in Amoda, Imo State. He attacked his dad, Chief Paul Eke, in the early hours of Thursday, shortly after he returned from a trip to Port Harcourt, Rivers State. It was gathered that the boy lost his mom to sickness, about a week ago, and she is yet to be buried. When asked for the motivation behind his action, he couldn’t give any reasonable answer.
Don’t Lose Hope Of A Greater Nigeria – Buhari ‘Easter Message’
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Don’t Lose Hope Of A Greater Nigeria – Buhari ‘Easter Message’

The President has appealed to Nigerians not to lose hope of a brighter future for the country. In his Easter message to the nation, President Muhammadu Buhari was confident that Nigeria would overcome its challenges and become a great country. I rejoice with all Nigerians, especially our Christian brethren on the glorious occasion of the celebration of Easter 2019. Easter is the most important feast in the Christian calendar and represents God’s redemptive mission over humanity, the triumph of light over darkness, hope over despair and good over evil. The Christian festival commemorating the resurrection of Jesus Christ is also a time to emulate the virtues of love, sacrifice, forgiveness, humility, courage and endurance, which Christ embodied and remarkably demonstrated during H...
Years After He Was Branded a Witch, Little Hope Represents His School In 100m Race
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Years After He Was Branded a Witch, Little Hope Represents His School In 100m Race

Hope is blooming years after he was rescued by Danish aid worker Anja Ringgren Loven, after he was branded a witch by his family and left to starve to death in Akwa Ibom state. The child had wandered the streets for eight months when Anja got a phone call and immediately led a rescue team to bring him to the Children's Education and Development Foundation (ACAEDF) also known as 'Land of Hope' named after the boy. Today, Friday, April 5, Hope is representing his school in the 100 meters race. Excited Anja shared his photos on Facebook and wrote: "From being branded a witch, abandoned, rejected and stigmatized to representing his school in 100 meters race. Today, Hope is taking part in his school's Inter-House Sport Festival and of course he will be representing his te...
Your Votes Will Count – Buhari Tells Nigerians
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Your Votes Will Count – Buhari Tells Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that their votes will count in the coming Presidential election on Saturday 23rd 2019. He gave this assurance in a statement via his social media page where he asked Nigerians not to loose hope in the electoral system and never to allow the election postponement to prevent them form exercising their civic right. Read statement: I appeal to all Nigerians not to lose hope in our electoral system. Do not allow the unexpected postponement by INEC to prevent you from exercising your civic right.Our administration remains committed to a credible electoral process in which your votes will count I appeal to all Nigerians not to lose hope in our electoral system. Do not allow the unexpected postponement by INEC to prevent you from exercis...
Failure In Imo Is Failure In Abuja — Fayose Hits APC
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Failure In Imo Is Failure In Abuja — Fayose Hits APC

Ayodele Fayose, ex-governor of Ekiti, has taken a swipe at the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the rift between Adams Oshiomhole, the party’s chairman, and Rochas Okorocha, Imo state governor. Gov. Fayose and Okorocha The former governor made the comment in reaction to the recent criticism of Okorocha by the APC chairman. Oshiomhole on Friday accused the governor of frustrating Hope Uzodinma, the party’s anointed governorship candidate in Imo. “Those who are putting Buhari with their faces because they are unknown are fake. Buhari has APC as his party,” the APC chairman had said. “Buhari has adopted Uzodinma as his governorship candidate. We brought you a message of hope not a message of lamentation and family business. 2019 polls: Bode George urges S’East, S’South PDP leaders t...
‘It Feels Like There Is No Hope’: Nigeria’s Worsening Job Crisis – AlJazeera
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‘It Feels Like There Is No Hope’: Nigeria’s Worsening Job Crisis – AlJazeera

There has been one single promise that has dominated the election manifestos of Nigeria's presidential candidates as they seek to lure the support of the country's voters ahead of polls in February: jobs, jobs and more jobs. This has also been the one issue that has consumed Immaculate Uba, who lost her bank job two years ago. "It has been a horrible experience I never expected in my life - knowing fully well that you are willing and able to work but can't secure a job," she told Al Jazeera in Nigeria's capital, Abuja. "I am still searching for a paid job," she says. In the meantime, she adds, she's trying to make a living by doing bead- and shoe-making work. Shrinking opportunities Four out of every 10 people in the country's workforce are either unemployed or underemploy...
Zimbabwe Captain Masakadza Hopes To End Losing Streak In Bangladesh
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Zimbabwe Captain Masakadza Hopes To End Losing Streak In Bangladesh

Zimbabwe captain Hamilton Masakadza expressed confidence om Wednesday about their upcoming tour of Bangladesh, despite his side losing their last 13 one-day international matches against the Tigers on home soil. The visitors will play three ODIs starting October 21 in Bangladesh, where Zimbabwe has not recorded a win against the hosts since a nine-run victory in Dhaka in 2010. "Bangladesh is a very good team at home, and they improved a lot in the last few years," Masakadza told reporters in Dhaka on Wednesday. "But I think of all teams, we are the ones that have played the most international cricket here in Bangladesh. "So I think that puts us in a good stead. Hopefully it will be a very competitive series." Zimbabwe arrive for their sixth ODI series in Bangladesh on the ba...
Hope Rises For Ambode As Buhari, Governors Resolve Rift
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Hope Rises For Ambode As Buhari, Governors Resolve Rift

Against all odds, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode may have finally settled his protracted rift with his political benefactor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, which will see him emerge the governorship candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State. The expectations of supporters of the embattled governor that the mega rally of the APC which held in Osogbo, the capital of Osun State, on Tuesday will be used to reconcile him and his estranged political godfather, Tinubu, were met as a truce was reached at the end of the day, Daily Independent gathered. A credible source said prior to the rally in Osun, a meeting was held between Tinubu and Ambode where stakeholders present scolded the governor for “trying to bite the finger that fed him” through some of his actions and poli...
Photos Of Little Girl Whose Hands Were Badly Burnt By Grandma In Edo As She Undergoes Surgery
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Photos Of Little Girl Whose Hands Were Badly Burnt By Grandma In Edo As She Undergoes Surgery

These are new after surgery photos showing the young girl whose hands were badly burnt by her grandmother in Edo. It will be recalled that the girl simply identified as Hope, had her hands burnt by her grandmother who placed them over a gas stove in Edo State. The development had caused serious outrage online. However, the little girl has found some succour. The Edo state Commissioner of Women Affairs and Social Development in company of the Permanent Secretary yesterday paid a visit to Hope in UBTH.
‘I’m Still In Love With Flavour, And I Hope We Get Married”- Anna Banner
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‘I’m Still In Love With Flavour, And I Hope We Get Married”- Anna Banner

Former beauty queen, Anna Banner in an exclusive chat with Saturday Beats, says she was still in love with Flavour, even if he has yet to marry her after having a child for him. “I couldn’t have purposely got pregnant because I wanted to hook a star. I was already a star too. I wasn’t looking for fame; I was even running away from fame. But I got pregnant for somebody I really loved. It wasn’t planned. It was my mistake but I wouldn’t call my child a mistake. I was careless. But I thank God it happened with a man who I loved and who didn’t turn his back on me. “When you love someone, it is hard to fall out. You cannot fall in love today and fall out of love tomorrow. Love is strong. Before you tell somebody you love him, you have to be sure. Flavour was the first man I fell in love ...
APC Wins All 21 Councils In Kebbi Election
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APC Wins All 21 Councils In Kebbi Election

The All Progressive Congress (APC) has been declared winner of all the 21 Local Government Chairmanship election held on Saturday in Kebbi State with 958,881 votes. The ruling party defeated other 20 political parties that participated in the poll. Chairman of Kebbi State Independent Electoral Commission, (KESIEC), Alhaji Aliu Mera, in a press release, signed by himself and made available to journalists, on Sunday night, stated that PDP which participated in six local government councils got 37,532 while APGA which participated in four councils got 3,440 votes. Others parties that participated in the polls includes; HOPE, YDP, AD, AP, FRESH, PDN, NPP, MEGA, PDM, KOWA, ACCORD, ACPN, SDP, PPA, PRP, PPN, AP and UDP. As at the time of filling this report, the Councilorship results ...
‘I Used To Trek To Places Because I Didn’t Have Transport Fare’ – Bisola (Video)
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‘I Used To Trek To Places Because I Didn’t Have Transport Fare’ – Bisola (Video)

Following the huge fame she gained after the conclusion of Africa’s biggest reality TV show,‘Big Brother Naija’, One Campaign Ambassador, Bisola Aiyeola opened up on how difficult things had been once upon a time as she shared deep inspirational words.In a brief Interview with Broadway Africa, the Nigerian-British actress & singer said that the reason she likes trekking now is because she used to trek long distances back then when she didn’t have transport fare to get to her location, adding that consistency and hunger to win will see you through in whatever you…uhm….listen to her yourself.. Click to watch 
Tonto Dikeh Foundation’s Road Projects Kicks Off (Pictures)
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Tonto Dikeh Foundation’s Road Projects Kicks Off (Pictures)

Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh’s foundation has commenced its road project. Tonto Dikeh announced the commencement of the project which kicks start on 23th december 2016 through her Instagram page. She wrote So glad to announce that THE TONTODIKEHFOUNDATION ROAD PROJECT HAS BEGAN on the 23rd of dec 2016 FOR THE PEOPLE LIVING WITH DISABILITIES IN THE KARAMAJIJI COLONY,ABUJA. Nigeria. It has been Our dream to be a constant source of joy,Hope,Love and Care to Our society..May God help and be with us on this journey,Amen @t_d_foundation #ITS NOT HOW MUCH WE GIVE BUT HOW MUCH LOVE WE PUT INTO GIVING..

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