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Nigerian-American Rapper and Singer, Tobe Nwigwe Welcomes first son
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Nigerian-American Rapper and Singer, Tobe Nwigwe Welcomes first son

Tobe Nwigwe has welcomed his first son. The Nigerian-American rapper and singer, who shares two daughters with his wife Fat (real name Martika Ivory Rogers), revealed that his son's name is Chikwueze Okwudunaogbo Nwigwe.     He first announced that he's expecting a boy in June during an interview with Ebony magazine.
WWE Wrestler Apollo Dedicate His New IC Title At Wrestlemania To Nigeria
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WWE Wrestler Apollo Dedicate His New IC Title At Wrestlemania To Nigeria

Nigerian American Wrestler defeats Big E to become the New Intercontinental Champion and Dedicate it to Nigeria. Apollo Just defeated Big E to become to New WWE Intercontinental Champion and Dedicate it to Nigeria WrestleMania 37: Apollo Defeat Big E Dedicate IC Championship To Nigeria He Was able to grab This Title With a little help from a Felo Nigerian Counterpart, Dabba-Kato, he did not only assist in winning the title, he Also positions Apollo Crews for a long IC title run.  
US Mission Hails First Nigerian-American Naval Captain, Kelechi Ndukwe
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US Mission Hails First Nigerian-American Naval Captain, Kelechi Ndukwe

The United States Mission has congratulated a Nigerian-American, Kelechi Ndukwe, on his new role as commander of a US Navy Guided Missile Destroyer. Ndukwe, who graduated from Notre Dame and the US Naval War College, is the first Nigerian-American captain of a Navy ship. Kelechi also served at the Pentagon in Washington. He received the Defence Meritorious Service Medal, the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, and the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal. @USinNigeria tweeted on Thursday, “Kudos to Kelechi Ndukwe on his new role as commander of a U.S. Navy Guided Missile Destroyer. “The University of Notre Dame and the U.S. Naval War College alumnus becomes the first Nigerian-American captain of a U.S. Navy ship. Congratulations!” See tweet; Kudos to Kelec...
British Racing Giant, McLaren, Signs 13-year-old Nigerian-American Ugo Ugochukwu
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British Racing Giant, McLaren, Signs 13-year-old Nigerian-American Ugo Ugochukwu

British motor racing giants, McLaren Racing, has signed Nigerian-American Kart racing young prodigy, Ugo Ugochukwu, on a long-term agreement to support him through racing's junior categories. The Formula 1 team said in a statement that the agreement gives them an option to sign Ugochukwu to a race deal in the future. McLaren Racing chief executive officer Zak Brown said: "We've been watching Ugo's progress with interest. "So when the opportunity to sign an agreement with him became available, we had no hesitation moving on it." McLaren describes the move as a multi-year contract with Ugochuku and could tie him to a further multi-year racing deal. Ugochukwu, whose mother is Nigerian and father American, won the 2020 FIA OK-Junior European championship and has graduate...
First Nigerian-American Congressman, Owolewa, Gives Victory Statement
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First Nigerian-American Congressman, Owolewa, Gives Victory Statement

His Biography: Oye is a first-generation Nigerian-American. His parents, born and raised in Nigeria, raised him with 2 guiding principles, a value in community service and an early exposure to science. This exposure became a love for science, culminating in him achieving a Doctorate of Pharmacy. Upon completing his degree in pharmacy, Oye moved to DC to begin practicing pharmacy and impacting the community. Since 2014, he’s been a member of RESET, a coalition of STEM professionals who volunteer in public schools, engaging students through hands-on science experiments. his goal is to inspire young people to pursue STEM careers and become tomorrow’s scientists. The Community Advocate In 2018, Oye was elected commissioner of his neighborhood in Southeast DC. In this position, he ser...
Works Of Nigerian-American Medical Doctor, Ikenna Ihim Published On World Renowned Medical Platform
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Works Of Nigerian-American Medical Doctor, Ikenna Ihim Published On World Renowned Medical Platform

A Nigeria born international and renowned medical Practitioner based in the United States of America, Dr. Ikenna Ihim, MD, MBA, has yet again made another resounding impact with the release and publication of his work titled "A Breath of Fresh Air”. The academic findings of Dr. Ikenna Ihim was published by Bio Medical Central. The invivo experiments of the research was conducted at the John Hopkins Minimally Invasive Surgical Training and Innovation Center. Johns Hopkins is ranked by many reputable systems as one of the best medical programs in the world. The significant recognition for the works of a Nigerian-American Medical Doctor became outstandingly commendable with the citation of his research work by Wikipedia of Nasogastric Intubation recently. The study by Dr. Ikenn...
D’Tigers’ Vincent Opens Up On Love For Basketball
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D’Tigers’ Vincent Opens Up On Love For Basketball

Newly signed Miami Heat Point guard Nigerian-American  Gabe Vincent says his love for basketball made him goal-driven and stopped playing other sports to commit to the game at a young age. Vincent made his debut with the Heat organization by playing for the Sioux Falls Skyforce, its G-League affiliate on Saturday night. Those players under a two-way contract are allowed to spend 45 days with the parent NBA team. Vincent’s prorated time with Miami for the rest of the season is 26 days. “First of all, it was my love for the game, which has made me extremely goal-driven,” Vincent said. “And then there’s my great support group of family and close friends and coaches and teammates.” “I was in sixth grade when I really committed to it (basketball),” he said. “That’s when...
Vanessa Mdee speaks after being romantically linked to Nigerian-American actor ‘Dre’ from Power
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Vanessa Mdee speaks after being romantically linked to Nigerian-American actor ‘Dre’ from Power

Word making rounds on social media is that Vanessa Mdee is currently seeing Hollywood star Olurotimi Akinosho known professionally as Rotimi. This is after the two were seen vacationing together in Miami this past weekend and from the look of things; it appears that the two are having quite the time of their lives! Olurotimi who is popularly known as Andre from TV series Power has left many men feeling some type of way after bagging himself Vanessa Mdee who is one of the top female celebrities in East Africa. Vanessa Mdee on the other hand has been keeping a low profile when it comes to her private life! After breaking up Juma Juxx who is dating an Asian lady now – Vanessa Mdee took her sweet  time before letting people know who is allegedly dating. On her latest post Vane...
Regina Askia Has A Message For Nigerians Working In America
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Regina Askia Has A Message For Nigerians Working In America

Nollywood Veteran, Regina Askia has a message for Nigerians working in America. Her post comes amid news of arrest of several Nigerians in the US who have been indicted in cyber fraud and money laundering schemes. She also reveals she's writing a book on her observations on the treatment of black immigrants in America. To all my honest hardworking Nigerian American brothers and sisters headed to work this morning, my prayers are with you. Brace up because a whole lot of stupid will be coming at you from round the block and back. Like the overarching racism culture was not degrading enough, we now have to walk in the shadow of suspicion by folks who should know better and by dusty ass folks with a negative balance in their account acting like you trying to steal something. Corpor...
Nigerian-American Singer Zaina Debuts Baby Bump
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Nigerian-American Singer Zaina Debuts Baby Bump

Newly hitched singer, Zaina is expecting her first child and she just debuted her growing on social media. The mum-to-be posted some adorable photos of her bump while sharing her a bit of her indecision to take maternity photos or not. She shared: “To show the bump or not show the bump…? That is or was the question…???? Guess what mom was for…. As she says ‘don’t be naked now zeeee”?? Reality is, just two weeks ago I had zero plans of a maternity shoot. Mostly because I usually equate photoshoot with some form of work and this, well isn’t that kind of ‘work’. But after alot of eyerolls and ‘girl bye’ from wonderful friends and awesome daddy to be, I gave in and said oya snap away. ??? Now I’m staring at this picture in awe, completely humbled and wondering how I could have ever co...
Loved-up Photos Of Actress Yvonne Orji And Hunky Lover On Romantic Vacation In Mexico
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Loved-up Photos Of Actress Yvonne Orji And Hunky Lover On Romantic Vacation In Mexico

Nigerian-American actress, Yvonne Orji and her Nigerian-American NFL Athlete lover, Emmanuel Acho, are currently on romantic vacation in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco in Mexico. Emmanuel who is an ESPN Analyst, and the pretty actress have been serving couple goals on Instagram with loved-up photos from their vacation. Yvonne who shared their latest photos with her followers, said that she made a specific prayer to God before getting a sexy man like Acho. She wrote: 'Dear God, May he have abs like David. Skin like Sampson. A smile like Joseph. Fingernails like Solomon. Eyebrows like John The Baptist & A heart (and finances) like yours In Jesus’ Name, Amen '#YallAskedForTheSpecificPrayer #ThatWasntItButItWasClose #HeGotMeAboutToStayInTheGym #ButTheWayILoveCarbsTho #HisAbsAreDisres...
Wale Drops Surprise EP Titled ‘Self Promotion’
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Wale Drops Surprise EP Titled ‘Self Promotion’

Nigerian born American rapper, Wale has made a come back to the scene with a surprise new EP titled Self Promotion after teasing the project on social media early this morning. Self Promotion is a follow up to the Its Complicated EP which was released in March and the MMG rapper had only one guest on the project, DJ Money, who appears on the outro “Cassius (Excellency)”. Another track titled “Salary Kaep,” is believed to be inspired by Colin Kaepernick and on it, Wale raps about being unapologetically pro-black. Watch the teaser video Wale had earlier released on his Twitter page: never told u I was perfect .I mess up (a lot) . Pls watch pic.twitter.com/GXKo1mkmgM — Wale (@Wale) May 8, 2018
#Coachella: Jidenna Rocks The Stage
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#Coachella: Jidenna Rocks The Stage

Nigerian-American artist Jidenna took to the stage at the ongoing Coachella festival yesterday morning and thrilled the audience with lovely dance steps and a performance of his hit songs. Click to watch
Alex Ekubo And His Model Girlfriend Ends Relationship
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Alex Ekubo And His Model Girlfriend Ends Relationship

Nollywood actor, Alex Ekubo, and his model girlfriend, Fancy Acholonu probably joked about breakup on Instagram after she posted a photo o Instagram. It all started few days back when the US-based model shared a photo of her and her cousin with a caption that claimed they were double-dating with the men they met on Tinder, and the Nollywood actor quickly hopped on her page to start a public drama. “My cousin and I double dating with our men in NY we met on tinder,” she wrote, and he replied, saying, “Happy dating, I hope he breaks your heart”, to which she added, “he won’t break my heart, unlike you.” The duo reportedly hooked up in 2016 and made their relationship official this year. Before now, folks have questioned the actor’s sexuality all because he had never been linked with...
Rapper Wale Performs With His Daughter
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Rapper Wale Performs With His Daughter

On Wednesday, Nigerian-American rapper, Wale performed on stage with his daughter Oluwakemi in matching outfits at a concert at the Fillmore Silver Spring in Maryland, US.
Model Fancy Acholonu Is A Year Older Today
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Model Fancy Acholonu Is A Year Older Today

Nigerian-American model and actress, Fancy Acholonu is a year older today. The alleged girlfriend of actor Alexx Ekubo shared a picture with caption: "It's my birthday! C'est mon anniversaire!! Thank God for another year on this earth, I'm feeling blessed to be celebrating in Paris!!❤️??☺️ .#itsmybirthday"
Zuriel Oduwole Meets Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, Croatia’s First Female President
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Zuriel Oduwole Meets Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, Croatia’s First Female President

15-year-old Nigerian-American girl, Zuriel Oduwole, has continued growing higher in life with her focus and determination despite her age. The girl education advocate recently met with Croatia's first female President - - H.E. Kolinda Graber Kitarovic, who is just 46 years old. The duo were all smiles as they posed for a picture together.
Kemi Olunloyo And Her Babydaddy, Mr. Taiwo, Pictured Together In Ibadan
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Kemi Olunloyo And Her Babydaddy, Mr. Taiwo, Pictured Together In Ibadan

Kemi Olunloyo steps out with her Nigerian-American babydaddy, Mr. Taiwo, who she's reportedly set to marry before the year runs out. The controversilal lady shared the pictures on her IG account with the caption #HNNKemi Beautiful day yesterday 1: 21:17 with The King ... #Ibadan #Nigeria #Wedding #Owambe I value our 20 yr friendship K.A.T (1997-2017) #Babymama #madamhnn We wish them best of luck  
Actor Alexx Ekubo Celebrates New Year With Girlfriend Fancy Acholonu
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Actor Alexx Ekubo Celebrates New Year With Girlfriend Fancy Acholonu

"Sexy actor Alexx Ekubo and Nigerian American model Fancy Acholonu rang in the new year as a couple as seen on Alexx Instagram. We just found out about this new hot couple. Good to see they're going strong. Watch this funny video of Alexx celebrating the new year with his fine bae Fancy by his side. The couple has been dating for almost a year. https://instagram.com/p/BOuUDpYj1U7/
Go Out And Vote Or We Will Be Waiting At The Airport – Ali Baba to Nigerians in The USA
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Go Out And Vote Or We Will Be Waiting At The Airport – Ali Baba to Nigerians in The USA

Ace Comedian, Ali Baba has advised Nigerians with blue passports in the US to go out and vote today. "If you are a Nigerian and you have a blue passport, get up and go out there and vote. And make sure it counts. If you fail we will be waiting at The airport, to receive many like you who went to The USA ??... and are waiting to get their blue passports too"
Rapper Wale Shares First Picture of His Daughter Oluwakemi
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Rapper Wale Shares First Picture of His Daughter Oluwakemi

Nigerian-American rapper Olubowale Victor Akintimehin, better known by his stage name Wale, 32, and his girlfriend Chloe Alexis welcomed their first child - a baby girl (Zyla Moon Oluwakemi), back in July. He shared the very first picture of her via his Instagram page some hours ago with caption: "Love.. Unconditional (Oluwakemi few days old)"
Hollywood Actress Uzo Aduba Covers Essence Magazine
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Hollywood Actress Uzo Aduba Covers Essence Magazine

Popular American actress, Uzo Aduba graces the cover of Essence Magazine’s September Issue. The actress who is popularly known for her role as Suzanne “Crazy Eyes” Warren on the Netflix television series Orange Is the New Black talks about accepting herself just the way she is in an exclusive interview with ‘Essence’.
Donald Trump Hires Nigerian-American As Director Of African-American Outreach
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Donald Trump Hires Nigerian-American As Director Of African-American Outreach

Donald Trump said 'you're hired' to Apprentice star, Alumna Omarosa, recruiting her as his director of African-American outreach, she revealed during an interview on MSNBC today. 'It happened this week,' she said. 'It's really an extension of the work that the [National Diversity Coalition for Trump] has already been doing and so I'm very happy to take up that cause for Donald Trump.' The reality TV personality had previously been active in the campaign and is easily the most identifiable supporter from Trump's hit television show.

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