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Pete Davidson finally addresses Kim Kardashian dating rumors
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Pete Davidson finally addresses Kim Kardashian dating rumors

  Comedian/actor, Pete Davidson has addressed rumors that he is dating Reality TV star, Kim Kardashian. The pair were pictured going out on a date twice last week amid Kim's ongoing divorce case with Rapper, Kanye West. Kim and Pete first met during a Saturday Night Live (SNL) appearance in October where they both kissed and have kept in touch since then. During an appearance on Late Night With Seth Meyers on NBC on Monday, November 8, Davidson joked about speculation that he's dating Kim Kardashian. 'I want to address something. I feel like I want to confirm if it's real,' said Seth, 47, in an obvious reference to Pete, 27, being seen recently with reality star Kim, 41. 'Yeah, you know, I've been wanting to talk about this because...,' Pete said. 'Thank y...
Tyson Fury’s wife Paris takes shots at Deontay Wilder, tells him to retire because ‘he is not good at boxing’ and ‘not tough enough’
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Tyson Fury’s wife Paris takes shots at Deontay Wilder, tells him to retire because ‘he is not good at boxing’ and ‘not tough enough’

Tyson Fury's wife, Paris, has taken shots at Deontay Wilder after losing for a second time to her husband. Wilder was stopped in the 11th round of a brutal trilogy fight in Las Vegas on Saturday as Fury retained the WBC heavyweight he had stripped the Bronze Bomber of in February 2020. Speaking after her husband's victory, Paris told Wilder to retire from the sport because the American is not good at boxing' and 'not tough enough.' ‘Clearly he (Wilder) is a tough man, but he’s not tough enough,’ Paris Fury told iFL TV after the fight. The first fight in December 2018 ended in a controversial split draw, before the Gypsy King convincingly won the rematch in February 2020 and then retained his belt on Saturday. Fury declared the 'Wilder saga is done now, done for good' aft...
Park asks Man Utd fans to stop singing dog-meat song
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Park asks Man Utd fans to stop singing dog-meat song

Former Manchester United player Ji-Sung Park has asked the club's supporters to stop singing a song about him that contains a negative racial stereotype about Korean people. Although Park does not believe the fans mean to cause offence with the chant, which contains a reference to Koreans eating dog meat, he believes it makes Korean players feel uncomfortable. Park claims some United supporters sang the song towards Wolves' new signing Hee-Chan Hwang - a South Korea international who signed from RB Leipzig in the summer - during their fixture at Molineux in August. "If I am being honest, I should probably speak out loud more this time," he told the official UTD podcast. "In that time (when I was a player at United), 15 years ago, everything changed from Holland to England, I ...
BBNaija: I’m not exploring friendship with Maria – Queen
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BBNaija: I’m not exploring friendship with Maria – Queen

Queen, Evicted Big Brother Naija, BBNaija housemate has said she is not ready to explore friendship with Maria. Queen said this during her interview with Ebuka Obi-Uchendu on Monday. Making reference to her fight with Maria earlier in the show, Queen accepted that her approach was extreme. When asked if she’ll like to explore friendship with Maria outside the house, Queen said: “I’m not exploring any friendship right now but no hard feelings.” Recall that Queen was evicted on Sunday during the live eviction show alongside Nini and Saga.
Britney Spears’ father Jamie Spears petitions to end her 13-year conservatorship
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Britney Spears’ father Jamie Spears petitions to end her 13-year conservatorship

Britney Spears' father, James "Jamie" Spears, has filed a petition to end his daughter's conservatorship, which he has controlled for the last 13 years. According to court documents, Jamie, 69, stated in his filing on Tuesday September 7, that Britney may no longer need a conservatorship. A move that Britney's team has branded a "massive legal victory" for the singer. Britney "is entitled to have this Court now seriously consider whether this conservatorship is no longer required," the filing states. "Recent events related to this conservatorship have called into question whether circumstances have changed to such an extent that grounds for establishment of a conservatorship may no longer exist," the filing continues. Jamie's petition goes on to reference what Britney had sai...
Scott Disick and Amelia Hamlin are ‘taking time apart’ after Kourtney Kardashian Debacle
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Scott Disick and Amelia Hamlin are ‘taking time apart’ after Kourtney Kardashian Debacle

Scott Disick and his girlfriend, Amelia Gray Hamlin, are reportedly working through some relationship issues after he was called out for shading ex Kourtney Kardashian's PDA with boyfriend Travis Barker in leaked DMs to Younes Bendjima. A source told E! News that Scott and Amelia are "spending time apart" while they reevaluate their future together. The source said; "They needed a break from one another, that was clear. "They are in different places and trying to figure out if it's time to move on and if they are really done." People also reported that 38-year-old Disick and 20-year-old Hamlin chose not to spend Labor Day Weekend together. The insider said; "They have spent the weekend apart so far. Everything seemed fine last weekend and then all of a sudden, they seem ...
BBNaija: Angel’s lack of respect will affect her chances outside – Boma
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BBNaija: Angel’s lack of respect will affect her chances outside – Boma

Boma, Big Brother Naija, BBNaija season 6 housemate has said Angel’s attitude may deprive her of gigs outside the house if not worked on. Boma said this during his diary session even as he said he regrets being close to Angel and having an argument where he made reference to her parents. According to him, Angel is Saskay’s age mate but does not have respect like the latter and that may affect her chances outside the house. He mentioned that his biggest challenge in the show is having to accommodate people from different backgrounds. “Sometimes you could just be speaking to someone and they tell you to shut up and respect is number one in my list and I like to respect people. “Some people are just very disrespectful and make you go out of character which can be regretful. ...
Oluwo of Iwo’s estranged wife, Chanel Chin throws shade at him after he mocked her
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Oluwo of Iwo’s estranged wife, Chanel Chin throws shade at him after he mocked her

Chanel Chin, the former Olori of Iwoland, has thrown shade at her estranged husband, the Oluwo of Iwo, after he mocked her.   She shared over 20 posts to shade the monarch who she shares a son, Oduduwa, with.   This comes after the Oluwo of Iwo took to social media to mock a certain "enemy" who has a child for him. He added that the enemy recorded his activities while they were together and attempted to extort him by threatening to release the videos (read here).   It is believed he was making reference to the 2020 interview the Canada-born Olori granted accusing him of numerous vices, including sleeping with their 13-year-old maid and daughter of a woman who sells tatashe in front of his palace.   At the time, she also released a video of the mo...
Legendary Music band, UB40 member, Brian Travers dies aged 62 after Battling Brain Cancer
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Legendary Music band, UB40 member, Brian Travers dies aged 62 after Battling Brain Cancer

Songwriter, saxophonist, and grounding member of legendary music band, UB40, Brian Travers had died at the age of 62. Travers’ surviving band members confirmed that the musician died at his home in Moseley on Monday, August 23. Travers co-founded UB40 in 1978 with his bandmates from various schools across Birmingham, choosing their name as a reference to a form issued to people claiming unemployment benefits at the time. The band produced hits including Red Red Wine and Falling In Love With You and has sold 100million albums worldwide. Travers’ last performance with the band was at a concert in December 2019 held at the Arena Birmingham. The Band said in a statement: ‘It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our comrade, brother, founding UB40 member ...
FFK shares conspiracy theory about the symbolism of the day Taliban overthrew the Afghanistan government
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FFK shares conspiracy theory about the symbolism of the day Taliban overthrew the Afghanistan government

Femi Fani-Kayode has taken to Instagram to share conspiracy theories about the symbolism of the day the Taliban overthrew the Afghanistan government and the number on the US plane that evacuated people from Kabul airport. He explained that the Taliban "took control of Afghanistan as Al Qaeda turns 33 years 3 days old and exactly 33 months 3 weeks after one of the founders of The Taliban (Mullah Abdul Gani Baradar) was released by request of the US Government. He added that the number 3 has an "occultic symbolism". He also made reference to the registration number of the U.S. military plane that was evacuating people out of Kabul on the day the Taliban took over. He said that the registration number of the plane, 1109, when turned backwards, reads "911" and represents the figures...
Twitter Deletes Nnamdi Kanu’s Tweets
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Twitter Deletes Nnamdi Kanu’s Tweets

Twitter has deleted a tweet by the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, for violating its rules. In the tweets which he made on June 2, Kanu had threatened government officials and said “any army they send to #Biafraland will die there. None will return alive even if it means sacrificing my people”. The removal of Kanu,'s tweet comes after the Federal government chided the micro-blogging site of deleting President Buhari's tweet making reference to the civil war while leaving tweets of Nnamdi Kanu inciting violence to government institutions.
”Many are mad, few are roaming”- Apostle Suleman tackles Lai Mohammed for holding press conference after Twitter deleted President Buhari’s tweet
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”Many are mad, few are roaming”- Apostle Suleman tackles Lai Mohammed for holding press conference after Twitter deleted President Buhari’s tweet

Apostle Suleman took to his Twitter handle this afternoon to tackle the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, who at a press conference on Wednesday, June 2, tackled Twitter for deleting President Buhari's tweet in which he made a reference to the civil war. Reacting via his Twitter handle, Apostle Suleman wrote; ''School children were kidnapped,no federal press conference addressed it. People are killed daily,no word of stern threat to the bandits. A tweet was deleted and you had a press conference?. Define joblessness!! Many are mad,few are roaming.''
Fan Scolds Erica Nlewedim for Taking on a Kissing Role in a Movie
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Fan Scolds Erica Nlewedim for Taking on a Kissing Role in a Movie

Erica Nlewedim has shared a message she received from a fan who was not happy with her role in a movie. The fan made reference to a movie Erica acted in and told her she should be able to avoid kissing scenes. The fan went on to tell her that if she keeps accepting such scenes, she would end up kissing almost all the men in the industry and "that is not good for a lady that is yet to be married." "You have to be careful," the fan added. See the message below..
Actress Uche Ogbodo Dismisses Reports her Baby daddy is a teenager, explains why she dated and got pregnant for a man younger than her
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Actress Uche Ogbodo Dismisses Reports her Baby daddy is a teenager, explains why she dated and got pregnant for a man younger than her

Actress, Uche Ogbodo, who is currently expecting her second child, has come out to explain why she dated and got pregnant for a man who is younger than her. In a video she posted on her Instagram page, the actress said she had dated men who were a lot older than her in the past but they left her heartbroken and lowered her self-esteem. She made particular reference to her ex and child's father who she said battered her emotionally. According to Uche, she was with men who were older than her but none gave her the happiness she desired. She said she took the decision to date a younger man after a friend of hers asked her to try them out. ''I am pregnant by a man who is a complete man, who is above 25 and then you call him a small boy..you insult me and say that I am older than him...
Uche Ogbodo Appears to make Reference to Halima Abubakar’s Experience as she Reveals why she keeps Posting her Baby Bump; Halima Reponds
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Uche Ogbodo Appears to make Reference to Halima Abubakar’s Experience as she Reveals why she keeps Posting her Baby Bump; Halima Reponds

Uche Ogbodo, who has been criticised of sharing multiple photos of her baby bump, has revealed why she will not stop. The actress took to Instagram to say she will leap posting her bump photos so that when she welcomes her child, no one will make accusations that she stole the baby, or gave birth via a surrogate. The things she mentioned are all things Halima Abubakar, who kept her pregnancy secret, was accused of. Responding, Halima, who is good friends with Uche Ogbodo wrote, "Idiot" alongside emoji of laughing faces.
”Don’t be unintelligent around me”- BBNaija’s Erica tells people who do not know the difference between professional actors, commercial models and professional YouTubers/influencers
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”Don’t be unintelligent around me”- BBNaija’s Erica tells people who do not know the difference between professional actors, commercial models and professional YouTubers/influencers

BBNaija's Erica has asked "unintelligent" people not to come around her. Making particular reference to people who do not know the difference between 'professional actors, commercial models, and professional YouTubers/influencers,' Erica wrote;  ''Intelligent people know there’s a difference between professional actors, commercial models, professional YouTubers/influencers. Don’t be unintelligent around me. If you don’t like what you see kindly FOH''
Eric Bailly Snubs Messi, Ronaldo, Names Best Player in Football History
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Eric Bailly Snubs Messi, Ronaldo, Names Best Player in Football History

  Manchester United defender, Eric Bailly, has said Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Juventus’s Cristiano Ronaldo are not the best footballers ever. Instead, Bailly says Sergio Ramos, who is currently the captain of Real Madrid, deserves that title. In an interview with Spanish expert, Guillem Balague’s YouTube channel, the Ivory Coast centre-back revealed his affection for Ramos, who turns 35 next month. “My greatest inspiration has always been Ramos,” Bailly said. “I have admired him for a long time because of what he does in football and how he keeps going at a high level. “For me, he’s one of the best players in the history of football. Everyone has an opinion, but he is one of the best, the perfect reference point for me.” When quizzed on whether it is Lionel...
Lukaku Breaks Silence on ‘God’ Celebration Aimed at Zlatan Ibrahimovic
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Lukaku Breaks Silence on ‘God’ Celebration Aimed at Zlatan Ibrahimovic

  Inter Milan striker, Romelu Lukaku, has finally reacted to his ‘God’ celebration reportedly ‘aimed’ at AC Milan’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Recall that tensions between Lukaku and Ibrahimovic have raged since a clash in last month’s Coppa Italia, during which both strikers nearly came to blows. Inter Milan thrashed their rivals AC Milan 3-0 in a Serie A derby clash at San Siro last Sunday and Lukaku scored their third goal. The 27-year-old ran to the corner flag and shouted: “Dio, diooo,” which means God, in reference to Ibrahimovic, who has frequently referred to himself as a ‘God’ throughout his illustrious career. However, the Belgium international has now addressed the drama in a Twitter Q&A with fans on Tuesday night. Lukaku, who remained quiet on what was a...
Fulanis Have Been Treated Unfairly in Nigeria — Former Bauchi Governor Isa Yuguda Says
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Fulanis Have Been Treated Unfairly in Nigeria — Former Bauchi Governor Isa Yuguda Says

Mallam Isa Yuguda, a former governor of Bauchi state, has alleged that the Fulani people in Nigeria are subjected to unfair treatment. Speaking with journalists in Bauchi on Monday, February 22, Isa Yuguda said: "I think the cattle rearers who have been herding for the past 200 years all over the country cannot just wake up in the morning and all of a sudden become AK-47 killers. "And most importantly, the neglect of the Fulani, especially the cattle rearers who are presently giving Nigeria a minimum of one million cattle every day to slaughter and take as beef, their treatment by the Nigerian people have been most unfair. "Most unfair in the sense that, at the time when Lord Luggard finished conquering northern Nigeria, they were the only source of revenue. They provided the ...
Vanessa Bryant Drags Meek Mill for Disrespectful Lyrics about her Late Husband, Kobe Bryant
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Vanessa Bryant Drags Meek Mill for Disrespectful Lyrics about her Late Husband, Kobe Bryant

Vanessa Bryant took to her Instagram Stories to slam rapper Meek Mill for a line in his song that makes a tasteless reference to her husband's death in a helicopter crash. Meek Mill rapped: "Yeah, if I ever lack, I'm goin' out with my chopper, it be another Kobe." Kobe Bryant's widow, Vanessa, told Meek she finds the line "extremely insensitive and disrespectful." She told him he can do better than that and added that his latest release "lacks respect and tact". Well, Meek then took to Twitter to write: "I'm going back savage in this shit... f**k ya feelings."   Though he didn't mention Vanessa Bryant, people immediately concluded it was his response to her and they are now calling him out.
“If you Break Another Woman’s Home,Sooner or Later Someone else will Snatch the Man From you,” Bobrisky Warns
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“If you Break Another Woman’s Home,Sooner or Later Someone else will Snatch the Man From you,” Bobrisky Warns

Bobrisky has warned women of what will happen if they break another woman's home. The crossdresser wrote: "If you break another woman homes, just to make her hurt, don't worry your own cane is hidden too. Sooner or later someone else will snatch the man from u." Bobrisky added: "Simple! Men that can disgrace you." This comes after Olakunle Churchill, who was married to Bobrisky's friend Tonto Dikeh, announced that he's married to Rosy Meurer, the lady accused of being responsible for the breakdown of the couple's marriage. Bobrisky also threw shade at Rosy Meurer by making reference to her claim in an interview she granted years ago that Churchill is like a brother to her. "From my brother to my boss, from boss to Mrs," Bobrisky wrote. Bobrisky then warned women t...
Communications Minister, Isa Pantami, proposes for NIN to replace BVN
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Communications Minister, Isa Pantami, proposes for NIN to replace BVN

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Is Pantami, has proposed to the Federal Government to replace the Bank Verification Numbers (BVN) with the National Identity Numbers (NIN). Pantami disclosed this to newsmen shortly after a tour of telecoms operators and NIN licensees in Abuja today February 8. Responding to challenges encountered by those with the BVN data trying to upgrade with NIN data, Pantami said 'The challenge is that the BVN records may not be 100 percent the same with NIN but what is most important is that the NIN is the primary identity of each and every citizen, including legal residents. BVN is a policy of a bank and has not been established by law, NIN is the only mandatory number and the primary identification of our citizens and every other id...
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder, Dele Alli to Miss Tottenham’s Clash Against Man Utd
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Tottenham Hotspur midfielder, Dele Alli to Miss Tottenham’s Clash Against Man Utd

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder, Dele Alli, will miss his side’s Premier League clash against Manchester United on June 19. Alli was handed a one-game ban by the Football Association (FA) on Thursday over a video he posted on social media mocking an Asian man for supposedly having COVID-19. The England international had in February posted a video on Snapchat from an airport while wearing a face mask, seemingly suggesting an Asian man in the terminal could be infected with the coronavirus. He turned the camera to the man and then to a bottle of hand sanitizer, adding the caption: “The virus gonna have to be faster than that to catch me.” However, Alli has now been banned for one match, fined, and will have to undergo a re-education course. “Dele Alli has been suspend...
Elon Musk Calls for End to Cancel Culture
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Elon Musk Calls for End to Cancel Culture

Elon Musk recently welcomed a son with partner Grimes, but this didn't stop Grimes' mother, Sandy Garossino from slamming Musk on Twitter for his right-wing Red Pill tweet. It began when Musk, whose girlfriend Grimes gave birth to their son two weeks ago, cryptically tweeted a right-wing "take the red pill" meme.     The "red pill" reference originally comes from the movie The Matrix but it has since become an online meme used by the alt-right and men's rights activists.     Musk's reason for the tweet isn't clear, but the "red pill" phrase is now commonly used to show a right-wing political awakening and is used widely on online forums in support of President Donald Trump, as well as men's rights organizations. More recently the "red...
Fashion Mogul, Mary-Kate Olsen Requests Emergency Divorce from Husband Olivier Sarkozy
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Fashion Mogul, Mary-Kate Olsen Requests Emergency Divorce from Husband Olivier Sarkozy

American fashion designer and former actress, Mary-Kate Olsen, has filed an emergency order to divorce her husband Olivier Sarkozy after five years of marriage. According to court documents obtained by TMZ, the 33-year-old fashion mogul filed for the emergency order this week after she initially signed a petition to divorce the 50-year-old French banker on April 17, 2020, but was unable to file it because courts were not accepting non-emergency filings due to the COVID-19 pandemic. She's now requesting an emergency order that would allow her to file for divorce after Olivier terminated their lease without her knowledge and has requested she remove her belongings from the home by May 18. A source told E! News: "It's gotten very ugly between them," the insider reveals of Mary-Ka...
Schweinsteiger appreciated Man Utd fans’ support
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Schweinsteiger appreciated Man Utd fans’ support

Bastian Schweinsteiger admits he appreciated the passion of Manchester United's support during his two seasons at Old Trafford. Schweinsteiger was limited to just 35 appearances in his two years at United but is still fondly remembered by many fans for his attitude while at the club. In a Q&A, when asked what he loved most about his time at United, the World Cup winner replied: "Especially the fans. I will always keep in special memory!" along with a collage of pictures from his time at the club. That wasn't the only United reference Schweinsteiger had either. When asked to name the player he looked up to when playing as a kid he replied: "Eric Cantona was one of my childhood idols. Great footballer."
South Africa now has 116 Confirmed Cases of Coronavirus
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South Africa now has 116 Confirmed Cases of Coronavirus

South Africa recorded a spike in coronavirus cases in the country in the late hours of Tuesday, as 31 new cases have now been confirmed. In the early hours of Tuesday, the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in South Africa stood at 85. Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has now confirmed there are 116 confirmed positive cases in the country, out of which there are 14 local transmissions. In a statement he issued, Mkhize disclosed they have collated background information on how these patients were infected. He said;   “Today we have a further increase of six local transmission cases. As part of tracking and tracing, we have collated background information on how these patients were infected. We will provide more information to the public to make them aware...
Jordin Sparks and her Husband respond  Amid Speculations their Marriage is in Crisis
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Jordin Sparks and her Husband respond Amid Speculations their Marriage is in Crisis

Jordin Sparks and husband Dana Isaiah have reacted to the speculations that their marriage is in crisis following a cryptic post shared by Dana. It all began when Dana wrote on his Instagram Stories: "You can't force someone to stay married to you. Especially after you made them look like a fool publicly twice. God ain't in that." People immediately began speculating that he's talking about his marriage to Jordin Sparks. The couple have now taken to their respective accounts to reveal everything is alright with their marriage. Dana reshared a friend's post where the friend wrote: "This was in reference to a conversation that @_danaisaiah and I had. 100% unrelated to his own marriage." Dana also shared a playful photo of him and Jordin and wrote: "The internet is a wi...
Churchill writes lengthy Birthday Message to his Son as he Accuses Tonto Dikeh of Keeping Them apart
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Churchill writes lengthy Birthday Message to his Son as he Accuses Tonto Dikeh of Keeping Them apart

Olakunle Oladunni Churchill took to Instagram on his son's 4th birthday to write an open letter where he made a lot of revelations and accusations. Sharing photos of King Andre, 4, Churchill wished him a happy birthday and said he wrote the note to "shed more light on the darkness created by bitterness." Churchill added, "The same blood runs in us, nothing can change that. No one can change your name or turn your face away from me. You are my blood and for ever you will be mine." This part of his statement is in reference to Tonto Dikeh giving her son her last name. Churchill went on to claim that two days to King Andre's second birthday, he won the judgement in court to have access to his son whenever he wanted, but in the presence of a nanny. He claimed that since then, T...
77-year-old Joe Biden Says he Needs a VP Who can Take over Immediately’ if he Dies in Office if Elected US President
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77-year-old Joe Biden Says he Needs a VP Who can Take over Immediately’ if he Dies in Office if Elected US President

Former US Vice-president Joe Biden has stated that he could die while in office if elected as US president this year. Biden is the favorite to clinch the Democratic slot for President in the upcoming 2020 US presidential elections and will battle it out with Trump if he clinches the nomination, but says he will need to select a vice president who can quickly assume presidency in case he dies.   Biden's reference about his age came after a man in the crowd asked if he would pick Senator Kamala Harris to be his VP. Harris dropped out of the race to be president in December but if Biden manages to reach the White House, he would be the oldest president ever elected as by that time, he will be 78. 'I can think of at least eight women, at least four or five people of...
Kanye West Discusses his Daily Battle with Alcohol and the Devil at Prayer rally Organized by Anti-gay Pastors
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Kanye West Discusses his Daily Battle with Alcohol and the Devil at Prayer rally Organized by Anti-gay Pastors

This week it was announced that Rapper and Entrepreneur Kanye West would be headlining a massive prayer rally in Arizona tagged 'AWAKEN2020' organized by a group of anti-gay/LGBTQ pastors. Some Americans, Kanye's fans inclusive, criticized the rapper with some calling his career dead while some said he was 'canceled' suggesting they will boycott his music and his shows (Read HERE)                            On Sunday, Kanye, who is now a born again christian and last year released two gospel albums- Jesus is King and Jesus is Born, performed on stage with his Sunday service choir. During his performance with his choir at the 10-hour long prayer rally in Arizona, West opened up about the specific moment he decided to quit alcohol. “There was some vodka in the refrigerator at my...
FG Cautioned on Sports Broadcast Rights
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FG Cautioned on Sports Broadcast Rights

Nigeria’s leading sports marketing and broadcasting company, HS Media Group, has urged the Federal Government to strategically support the local industry in line with its recent reforms, which is aimed at competitiveness in sports broadcasting in the country. HS Media Group, which provided live broadcast for the Africa Cup of Nations held in Egypt last year, said that the government should empower and position the nation’s public broadcaster, the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) to bid for sports broadcast rights of premium tournaments, including the English Premier League, the Spanish LaLiga in addition to the existing partnership with Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) and the Confederation of African Football (CAF). According to HS Media Group President/...
Only poor people ask Nigerian celebs how they make their money – Swanky Jerry defends Toke Makinwa
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Only poor people ask Nigerian celebs how they make their money – Swanky Jerry defends Toke Makinwa

Celebrity Stylist, Swanky Jerry, says it is only poor people that go about questioning the source of income of Nigerian celebrities. In a post shared on his IG page, Swanky said rich people never ask how celebs make their money but it is only those who have not eaten well enough that make such inquiries. Making particular reference to those who question the sources of income of Toke Makinwa and Hushpuppi, Swanky wrote: It’s so funny how you never see a rich person asking how celebs make their money ... it’s mostly people who never chop bellyful asking these questions .... Why must celebrities be your only inspiration ? There are people like dangote , folorunsho alakija , femi otedola , mark Zuckerberg , bill gates ,and many more that could inspire you ..... shebi you know their source...
We’ve All Been ”Small Chops ” at Some Point in our Lives- Chika Ike
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We’ve All Been ”Small Chops ” at Some Point in our Lives- Chika Ike

The Nigerian Actress, producer and Business woman has got us thinking with her latest Instagram post. According to Chika Ike, we’ve all been either the side boyfriend or side chick unknowingly or knowingly at some point in our lives. Now, for this to happen, we must have been sharing our partner with someone else.  Or maybe she's making reference to her film  ’”small chops ”showing 31st of this month in Cinemas..... Have you been a small chops before? Lol
Rapper DaBaby Arrested For Robbery in Miami
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Rapper DaBaby Arrested For Robbery in Miami

Grammy-nominated rapper, DaBaby was taken into custody by Miami police on Thursday, January 2, 2020. According to Miami police spokeswoman Kenia Fallat, the American hip-hop star whose real name is Jonathan Lyndale Kirk was detained and taken to Miami police headquarters to be questioned in reference to a robbery investigation on Thursday around 12:30 PM. After the questioning, he was arrested for battery in connection to the robbery investigation. His bond has been set at $1,500. According to TMZ, the victim in the alleged robbery is a concert promoter, who was meeting up with DaBaby and his crew to pay for a gig, but the rapper believed the promoter cheated him by several thousand of dollars and things went out of control. The arrest comes just days after he was arrested ...
Orji Kalu Lectures Senate, FG On Agriculture, Makes Reference To Ogbomosho Mango
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Orji Kalu Lectures Senate, FG On Agriculture, Makes Reference To Ogbomosho Mango

Chief Whip of the Senate , Senator Orji Uzor Kalu has called on the Federal Government to focus on the establishment of processing mini - industries in every state of the Federation to boost the Agricultural Sector of the economy. The former Governor expressed that the mini - industries would ensure that cash crops like cashew, groundnut etc were processed into products thus creating a value chain for export and employment in the Agricultural sector. Senator Kalu (Abia-North) who is also the Vice-chairman of the Senate committee Banking,Insurance and other financial institutions, commended the Federal Government's efforts in building Silos (storage facilities) across the country, he however pointed that most of them were not being put into use. These formed part of Senator Kalu'...
Singer, Jessie J poses naked on Instagram
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Singer, Jessie J poses naked on Instagram

English singer, Jessie J took to Instagram to share this racy photo of herself to her page. In the image, the 31-year-old girlfriend of Channing Tatum was pictured seductively lounging naked on a sofa with a large black fedora hat protecting her modesty.   She captioned the photo: 'Paint me like one of your Essex girls”... (Anyone else see a giant macaroon?)', in reference to the scene where Jack paints Rose in Titanic.
Ghanaian School Competition Uses Nigeria As A Reference For Fraud
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Ghanaian School Competition Uses Nigeria As A Reference For Fraud

A Ghanaian school competition which was televised in one of National TV's, has raised an uncontrollable dust over the way Nigeria was referred as case study in terms of fraud commonly known as 419. In the video which has garnered thousands of views after a Facebook user shared it, aggrieved many, especially Nigerians who're so disappointed with the way the school competition moderator, made mockery of one of the biggest economy in Africa. Watch the video and see reactions below..   View this post on Instagram   Ghanaian school competition uses Nigeria as a reference for Fraud. A post shared by Ije-Luv (@ijeomadaisy) on Jun 28, 2019 at 3:07pm PDT
Secondary School Teacher Slumps And Dies During Delta Elders’ Walk Tournament
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Secondary School Teacher Slumps And Dies During Delta Elders’ Walk Tournament

According to a report by Sun News, a mother of three who reportedly slumped and died during the maiden edition of Delta Elders’ Walk tournament, Mrs. Lovette Ighoroje, will be buried on June 22 this year. The deceased reportedly slumped around Mami market area of Asaba, Delta State capital during a 10-km walk held on Monday ahead of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa’s second term inauguration. Her corpse, as at the time of filing this report, was deposited at the morgue at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Asaba. Investigation revealed that the late Mrs. Ighoroje who was in her 50s, participated in the tournament for elders between the ages of 55 and 70. She was a staff of Guidance and Counselling department of Asagba Secondary School, Asaba where her colleagues told our correspondent tha...
President Buhari Appoints New IPCR DG
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President Buhari Appoints New IPCR DG

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Bakut Tswah Bakut as the Director-General of the Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR). The appointment, according to a statement on Friday by the Resident Information Officer, IPCR, Abu Michael, was conveyed in a letter with reference: SGF.6/S.7/T/187, signed by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha. According to Abu, the SGF’s letter to Bakut read: “I am pleased to inform you that Muhammadu Buhari, President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, has approved your appointment as Director-General of the Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution for an initial term of four (4) years in accordance with Section 9 (3) (a) of the IPCR (Establishment) Act, 2007.” He also said that Bakut in his response, ple...
What Pogba Said About Real Madrid Move After 1-0 Defeat to Barcelona
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What Pogba Said About Real Madrid Move After 1-0 Defeat to Barcelona

Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba, was coy about questions about moving to Real Madrid, following their defeat to Barcelona in the Champions League on Wednesday evening. Luke Shaw’s own goal in the first half, was enough for Barca to secure a 1-0 victory to take back to Camp Nou ahead of next week’s return leg. Pogba has been heavily linked with a move to Madrid in recent weeks, although Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is adamant that he wants the French World Cup winner to remain at Old Trafford. When asked by reporters after the game if he would like to play in a Clasico against Barca, Pogba replied: “Yes, when we play the Champions League it’s always nice to play against Barca, it’s a dream for anyone.” But when the question was repeated with a more direct reference to Real ...
HIV/AIDS: A’Ibom people not promiscuous — health commissioner
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HIV/AIDS: A’Ibom people not promiscuous — health commissioner

Nigerian HIV/AIDs Indicator and Impact Survey (NAIIS) revealed that Akwa Ibom had the highest prevalence rate of HIV in the country. According to the survey, 5.5 per cent of people living with HIV in Nigeria are in Akwa Ibom, followed by Benue which has about 3.5 per cent prevalence rate. Ukpong expressed worry that the high prevalence rate was being interpreted by many as a sign of promiscuity among the people of  Akwa Ibom. According to him, Akwa Ibom people are very religious and hold firmly to the tenets of chastity and fidelity. He, however, noted that HIV/AIDS education was low and that the people were engaging in behaviour which exposed them to the virus, with particular reference to the activities of the Traditional Birth Attendants. Ukpong said that the virus could ...
Producer of ‘Behind the Clouds’ Paul Emema Dies at 52
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Producer of ‘Behind the Clouds’ Paul Emema Dies at 52

Paul Emema, the producer of `Behind the Clouds’ has died at the age of 52 after a brief illness. The producer who is known for his act producing soap operas like ‘Behind the Clouds’ and ‘Supple Blues’was confirmed dead on March 12.  According to reports, Emema’s death was announced by one of his friends and colleague, Francis Onwochie in a message. “Yesterday, I received a call from Ada his long-time business development officer. I called Mahmood Ali Balogun our mutual friend and we both visited his house last night at Ago Palace Way Okota, ” Onwochie said. Emema a scriptwriter, director, and producer, whose ailment was undisclosed, became a point of reference in filmmaking.  Emema being a filmmaker came to limelight after the production of the hit soap opera, ‘Behind the Clou...
Here is Festus Keyamo’s reply to those against FG’s tradermoni
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Here is Festus Keyamo’s reply to those against FG’s tradermoni

Many people have accused the Federal government of using its financial grant, Trader Moni, to buy vote. While making reference to this tweet about grants given to residents in California, Festus implied that those against the trader moni hate to see smiles in the faces of poor people that benifit from the financial grant.
‘We Are Deeply Concerned About America’s Unguarded Statements On Our Election’ – Presidency
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‘We Are Deeply Concerned About America’s Unguarded Statements On Our Election’ – Presidency

The presidency in a statement through Festus Keyamo, the Director of Strategic Communications for APC Presidential Campaign Council has raised concerns about America's interest regarding the forthcoming general elections in Nigeria. The statement reads, 'we are deeply concerned about many of the expressions of the United States’ Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador W. Stuart Symington and other Western Diplomats which have been directed towards Nigeria’s upcoming elections. Whilst we laud and whole-heartedly welcome their interests in the elections, many of these expressions have been notably off- key'. The continued warnings about ‘flawed elections’ is capable of casting an unwarranted cloud over the process. Instead of encouraging our country toward credible elections, such statemen...
Don’t Come To church With Phones, iPad To Read Bible – Apostle Suleiman
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Don’t Come To church With Phones, iPad To Read Bible – Apostle Suleiman

Apostle Suleiman has admonished Christians not to go to church with their phones, iPad or any devices to read Bible from them. UK based comedian Wale Gates shared the video of Apostle Suleman preaching against bringing Phones to church. The clergyman enjoined the congregation to desist from such act which doesn’t show reference to God. He said; “Do not bring your Iphone, IPad, any device to church to read your Bible from it….” “You can do that in your office, you can do that anywhere, but to read your Bible from your phone when you are in church, it doesn’t show reference to God…..” “John 5 : 39 says search the scripture, it didn’t say punch the scripture….”
Woman Attacks Military Teacher With Machete For Flogging Her Child
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Woman Attacks Military Teacher With Machete For Flogging Her Child

An angry mother attacked a military teacher with a machete for flogging her child in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The teacher escaped being butchered to death , after he was attacked by the wife of Air Commodore Irobuisi (NAF2042). According to reports, the victim had taken disciplinary action against Mrs Irobuisi’s daughter by flogging her. However, when the lady was informed, she drove down to the Air force Secondary School with a hidden cutlass which she used to attack the teacher’s face while discussing with him. The injured soldier has since been rushed to the NAF Reference hospital, Port Harcourt, while Mrs Irobuisi is currently being held at provost squadron of 115 sog. According to reports, this is not the first time Mrs Irobuisi will assault a military officers, she...
Fashola Harps on Infrastructure Development
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Fashola Harps on Infrastructure Development

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, has called for accelerated infrastructural development in the country in order to foster prosperity. He said there was nothing wrong with Nigeria as a country, saying wrong choices that were made in terms of infrastructure and investment in the past were the problems. Speaking to participants at the first edition of the workshop on dispute management in Africa infrastructure projects organised by the Lagos Chamber of Commerce International Arbitration Centre, Fashola noted that infrastructure is beyond buildings and construction, saying it is one of the parameters that defines the status of a nation. Speaking further, Fashola highlighted the opportunities in the infrastructure sector for Nigeria business owners....
S’Court Decides Rivers’ APC Primaries Logjam Under the Gun Friday
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S’Court Decides Rivers’ APC Primaries Logjam Under the Gun Friday

The Supreme Court is to finally resolve the Rivers State All Progressives Congress (APC) primaries logjam tomorrow as it delivers its judgement on an appeal brought before it by parties in the protracted conflict, THISADY learnt last night. The judgement, which had been reserved indefinitely on Monday, apparently because of the impending arraignment of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, by the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) for alleged non-declaration of assets, would be delivered against the background, of what legal analysts described as concealed intimidation of the judiciary by the APC-led federal government. Analysts that spoke to THISDAY last night were emphatic that there was a nexus between the Rivers State appeal case and Onnoghen’s travails, poin...
Toke Makinwa Advises Women On Body Enhancement Surgeries
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Toke Makinwa Advises Women On Body Enhancement Surgeries

Media personality, Toke Makinwa advised women on body enhancement surgeries, saying those who are interested in it should go for it. She urged women not to allow anyone stop them from considering having a body makeover. In the latest episode of her vlog, she advised women interested in “fixing their bodies” vie enhancement surgeries, to totally go for it. She buttressed her point by adding that the idea for these body enhancement surgeries were actually given to cosmetic surgeons by God. Toke also made reference to her body, which she revealed in December 2018, was fixed via enhancement surgeries. She said; “This year, I am going to speak to those people who might be going through a phase in their life right now where they’re feeling shamed as a result of things they’v...

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