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‘I would not play any role that my husband won’t be happy with’ – Actress, Tayo Sobola Says
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‘I would not play any role that my husband won’t be happy with’ – Actress, Tayo Sobola Says

Nollywood actress, Sotayo Sobola has indicated that she will not play any role that will cause her husband not to be happy with her. According to her, there is a limit to how intimate she can get with fellow actors on set and she made this known in her recent interview with Saturday Beats. In her submission, she said; “Even before I got married, I was selective about the kind of roles I portrayed as an actor. My husband is quite understanding and he knew I was a filmmaker before we got married. However, as a respected wife, I would not play any role that my husband won’t be happy with, such as being too intimate with the opposite sex. It has been a sweet experience since the day we started dating till now that we are a married couple. Describing her experience in marriag...
‘You’ll be Embarrassed’ – Ferdinand Blasts Rudiger after Chelsea’s 2 -0 Win Over Atletico
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‘You’ll be Embarrassed’ – Ferdinand Blasts Rudiger after Chelsea’s 2 -0 Win Over Atletico

  Former Manchester United defender and football pundit, Rio Ferdinand has told Chelsea defender, Antonio Rudiger, that he will be ’embarrassed’ for his theatrics that played a role in getting Atletico Madrid defender Stefan Savic sent off in Chelsea’s 2-0 Champions League win at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday. The German defender had thrown himself to the turf after getting an elbow into the chest from Savic, leading to the Atletico Madrid defender being promptly shown a red card. The La Liga leaders were already 1-0 down at this stage after Hakim Ziyech had put Chelsea ahead in the first half. Emerson Palmieri made it 2-0 and 3-0 on aggregate for Blues with his late effort. Ferdinand was less impressed by Rudiger’s conduct late on in the match “Rudiger, I think will...
Robinho Gets 9-year Jail Term Over Role in Gang Rape
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Robinho Gets 9-year Jail Term Over Role in Gang Rape

Former Manchester City and Real Madrid star, Robinho, has been sentenced to nine years in prison for his role in a gang rape in 2013. The Brazilian was accused of raping a woman in her 20s at an Italian nightclub eight years ago. The 37-year-old was originally found guilty in 2017 before he was sentenced in December of last year. Robinho chose to appeal the verdict, which has now been upheld in Milan’s Court of Appeal. However, according to Globo, new details have since emerged in the Court of Appeal, alleging that the former AC Milan star and his representatives ‘attempted to deceive investigators’ by providing different accounts on ‘previously agreed facts’. The Court of Appeal added that the footballer ‘belittled’ and ‘brutally humiliated’ the woman. Robinho’s team...
US Convicts 23-year-old Nigerian Lady, Oyindamola Akinrinola, For Online Fraud
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US Convicts 23-year-old Nigerian Lady, Oyindamola Akinrinola, For Online Fraud

Oyindamola Akinrinola, a 23-year-old Nigerian lady has been convicted for her role in fraud schemes that targeted victims across the United States. The college student of Lawrence, Kansas, pleaded guilty in federal court for receiving and transferring illicit funds on commission on behalf of a Nigerian co-conspirator. US Attorney Stephen McAllister, who announced her conviction on Monday night, February 22,  stated that Akinrinola will face time in federal prison for her crime. “Akinrinola and her co-conspirator in Nigeria victimized individuals, several elderly, through a variety of online scams,” said U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister. “She now faces time in federal prison for her crimes. We will continue to work with our law enforcement partners to prioritize the investig...
FBI Links Hushpuppi to North Korean Bank Robbers and Money Launderers
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FBI Links Hushpuppi to North Korean Bank Robbers and Money Launderers

The Federal Bureau of Investigation FBI has linked Instagram celebrity, Ramon Olorunwa Abbas, a.k.a Hushpuppi, to North Korean hackers said to be the biggest bank robbers in the world. The Justice Department in a detailed statement released on Friday, February 19, alleged that Hushpuppi took part in a “North Korean-perpetrated cyber-enabled heist from a Maltese bank in February 2019.” According to the statement, his role was as a collaborator with a North Korean money launderer, Ghaleb Alaumary, 37, based in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. “Alaumary agreed to plead guilty to the charge, which was filed in the U.S. District Court in Los Angeles on Nov. 17, 2020. “Alaumary was a prolific money launderer for hackers engaged in ATM cash-out schemes, cyber-enabled bank heists, business...
‘It is obvious he has a lot of potential’ – No limit to Mount’s talent but he needs to improve further, says Tuchel
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‘It is obvious he has a lot of potential’ – No limit to Mount’s talent but he needs to improve further, says Tuchel

The Chelsea midfielder has continued his positive performances despite seeing his manager of two-and-a-half seasons, Frank Lampard, sacked Chelsea's newest manager Thomas Tuchel is pleased to be working with Mason Mount, and believes there is no limit on his potential after his starring role in the 1-0 win away at Tottenham. The 22-year-old operated across two roles, beginning as a No10 before swapping position with Timo Werner, who played as one of two central strikers. Although Jorginho's penalty proved the difference, Mount was widely praised for his exciting display at London Stadium on Thursday night.
Katie Price says she hopes her son, Harvey, dies before her as he would be ‘heartbroken’ without her
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Katie Price says she hopes her son, Harvey, dies before her as he would be ‘heartbroken’ without her

Katie Price has said she'll prefer for her son Harvey, 18, to die before her as she doesn't believe he'd be able to cope without her.   The 42-year-old believes that due to her close bond with her eldest son Harvey that he would be "heartbroken" as nobody really understands him like she does.   Harvey is autistic and suffers from Prader-Willi syndrome – which can cause learning difficulties and behaviour issues – and Septo-optic Dysplasia – which affects his eyesight.   Katie feels because of these, he wouldn't be able to survive on his own if she isn't there.   The My Crazy Life star made it clear that she in no way wanted her eldest child to die but insisted that she was fearful of how he would manage on his own, without her there to help him. ...
James Bond actor, Sean Connery dies at the age of 90
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James Bond actor, Sean Connery dies at the age of 90

Sir Sean Connery has died at the age of 90.   The multiple award-winning Scottish actor was best known for his portrayal of James Bond, and was the first to bring the role to the big screen.   The news of his death was confirmed in a statement to the BBC on Saturday afternoon, October 31st.     The actor's son, Jason Connery disclosed that he died peacefully in his sleep, while in the Bahamas, having been "unwell for some time.   He said his father "had many of his family who could be in the Bahamas around him" when he died overnight.   Jason also added: "We are all working at understanding this huge event as it only happened so recently, even though my dad has been unwell for some time.   "A sad day for all who ...
Davido Confirms Role in Eddie Murphie’s Sequel, Coming 2 America Via His Twitter Handle
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Davido Confirms Role in Eddie Murphie’s Sequel, Coming 2 America Via His Twitter Handle

Nigerian Afrobeat singer Davido has been listed as part of the cast in Eddie Murphie's sequel, Coming 2 America. Coming 2 America is an upcoming American comedy film, the second installment in the Coming to America film serie. It serves as a sequel to the original film of 1988 which has remained a worldwide success. The film stars Eddie Murphy as an African Price who went to America in search of true love and self discovery. The cast list also show Rick Ross and Michael Blackson as new entrants into the comdey flick. This is another great move for the 30 billion crooner.
Actress Susan Pwajok All Grown Up
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Actress Susan Pwajok All Grown Up

Nigerian actor and model and YouTuber, Susan Pwajok shares lovely photos of herself on social media as she is all grown up. Taking to instagram, The model is popularly known for her role as ‘Blessing’ in the TV series, ‘The Johnsons’. Photos below   View this post on Instagram   i always land on my feet,bounce back game clean and neat. THANK YOU GUYS SO MUCH FOR 200k ????? A post shared by Susan pwajok (@susanpwajok) on Jul 11, 2020 at 2:50pm PDT   View this post on Instagram   say thank you, cause I just blessed you makeup ~ @gng_makeupartistry dress ~ @payporte braids ~ @siabraids henna ~ @hennabytara skin ~ @jennysglowniger...
Paul Pogba New Manchester United Role Under Ole Gunnar Solkajer Revealed
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Paul Pogba New Manchester United Role Under Ole Gunnar Solkajer Revealed

The united manager Ole Gunnar Solkajer is ready to unleash Paul Pogba in number 10 role after few trainings with Bruno Fernandez. Its is basically on how to fit in back Pogba after a lengthy injury and to get the best out of the midfielder. When deployed at number 10 new signing Bruno Fernandes will play along midfield three. With the club fighting for champions league qualifications and being only three points behind Chelsea the united manager is looking to utilize the two and make a formidable partnership that could threaten any team in the world.Having already being prepped on the new position Pogba is eager and happy to play behind striker as he demonstrated during inta squad friendly on Saturday. Fernandes will play as number 8 playmaker role given the creativity and attack minded ...
History Of Stand Up Comedy Can’t Be Written Without Lagbaja: Ali Baba
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History Of Stand Up Comedy Can’t Be Written Without Lagbaja: Ali Baba

Legendary humour merchant, Ali Baba has declared that the history of standup comedy in the country can not be written without mentioning legendary singer, Lagbaja who recently celebrated his 60th birthday. The popular comedian made this known via a post he shared on his official Instagram page where he eulogised the popular singer. ”The history of the commercial success of stand up comedy can’t be written without mentioning the role this man, @officiallagbaja played in its, process, development and activating the cash. From #SeaGarden to #Motherlan’, he was very clear about how he wanted me to be part of his project. “Ali, I want you on stage by 12 midnight till 12:30 or thereabout. Can you handle it?” He asked me at an auto mechanic shop on Oregun. I had seen him play at so...
‘Pirates Of The Caribbean’ Producer Reveals Fact About Johnny Depp’s Role In New Movie
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‘Pirates Of The Caribbean’ Producer Reveals Fact About Johnny Depp’s Role In New Movie

‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ producer Jerry Bruckheimer has revealed that the upcoming adventure is still in the scripting stage and he is unsure of Johnny Depp’s role in the forthcoming movie. In a recent conversation with an entertainment website, Bruckheimer said: “We’re working on a draft right now and hopefully we’ll get it shortly and give it to Disney and hopefully they’ll like it.” He added, “we’ve been working on it for a little bit.” On Depp’s involvement, he explained: “The one we’re developing right now, we’re not sure quite what Johnny’s role is going to be.” Writer Stuart Beattie previously addressed the idea of Depp’s departurem saying: “I think he’s had a great run. Obviously, he’s made that character his own and it’s become the character he’s most famous for now...
Mark Ruffalo Says He Was Reluctant To Take Up Role Of ‘Hulk’ In Avengers
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Mark Ruffalo Says He Was Reluctant To Take Up Role Of ‘Hulk’ In Avengers

Mark Ruffalo has revealed that he came very close to turning down the role of Marvel’s Hulk when he was approached by the studios. He said that it was Iron Man actor Robert Downey Jr. who personally convinced him to play the role of ‘Bruce Banner’ in Avengers. Speaking to Jimmy Fallon, he said that he was unwilling to take up the role at first. “I was scared. I didn’t know what I could add to what I already thought had been done so well before me. And I had only been doing indie movies up to that point so I was like I don’t know if I am the right person for this role,” he said. While Mark thought he was not capable of doing the job, Avengers director Joss Whedon told him that he could do it. “Joss Whedon’s like, yeah, you are the right person,” the actor said. He said...
The Man With The World’s Biggest Penis Gets Porn Film Role
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The Man With The World’s Biggest Penis Gets Porn Film Role

You may remember that Mexican man, Roberto Esquivel Cabrera, who’s famous for being the man with the world’s largest penis at a whopping 18.9 inches long. It was revealed that instead of getting a reduction in order to have a proper sex life, he decided to keep his full length. That’s because apparently the levels of fame it brought him were more valuable than any sex life could provide. But it also turns out that that having a giant dong isn’t quite as lucrative as you might think, and Cabrera’s pen!s is so unwieldy that he’s had to register as disabled. Roberto Esquivel Cabrera He even has to rely on food banks and benefits from the government every four months to keep him going. However, having originally said that his ginormous pen!s hinders his opportunities in finding ...
How I Became A Widow After Being Popular For The Same Role – Stella Damasus Opens Up
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How I Became A Widow After Being Popular For The Same Role – Stella Damasus Opens Up

Stella Damasus became a famous Nollywood star at a young age. She was already in the entertainment industry at the tender age of 14. Only few people knew that she ran a band with her late husband, Jaiye Aboderin at just 18. At 42, Stella remains one of the popular actresses to have come out of Nollywood. Married to a film director and producer, Daniel Ademinokan, Stella spoke to GBENGA BADA on her career growth, her new found love, her children and expectations for 2020. Stella Damasus is a woman of many parts, how would you describe the personality, actress, singer, mother, wife, and philanthropist? I would say that I’m a very straightforward, focused, and goal-oriented woman. I am God-fearing, I love my family, and I love to work. However, and most importantly, I’m a woma...
Murphy: I wish I had stayed at Liverpool and fought for my place
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Murphy: I wish I had stayed at Liverpool and fought for my place

The former Reds and England midfielder regrets leaving Anfield before they went on to win the Champions League Former Liverpool star Danny Murphy says he regrets leaving the club before they won the Champions League under Rafael Benitez. The ex-midfielder joined the Reds from Crewe Alexandra at the age of 20 and spent seven years with the Anfield outfit. He won the UEFA Cup, FA Cup and two League Cups during his time at Liverpool, but left to join Charlton in 2004 having made almost 250 appearances in all competitions. The following year, Liverpool went on to finish fifth in the English top-flight and lose the League Cup final to Chelsea, but Benitez’s men stunned Europe by claiming the Champions League crown in thrilling fashion. The Reds trailed Carlo Ancelotti’s AC Milan 3-...
AC Milan great Franco Baresi pens open letter to fans
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AC Milan great Franco Baresi pens open letter to fans

AC Milan great Franco Baresi has penned an open letter to the Rossonero support. “My dear friends, I felt like I needed to share with you some considerations as a result of this particular moment," wrote Baresi. “We are all facing a first-time situation that is depriving us of our daily lives. During this period in which we must stay at home let's nurture our passions, let's contribute to building a better world for the next generations. “My thoughts are with those who are on the front line every day, those who are risking their own lives to save everyone else's. In these days I have seen so much suffering and so much heroism and where there is heroism there is hope. “We are all involved and committed to protecting the most precious thing, our health and the wellbeing of those ...
British Prime Minister, African Leaders Urge Investors To Accelerate Economic Role In Africa
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British Prime Minister, African Leaders Urge Investors To Accelerate Economic Role In Africa

UK companies must leap at the chance to deepen economic ties with Africa, a continent with unmatched investment opportunities, several African leaders said at a high-level panel. At an oversubscribed opening ceremony for the 2020 UK-Africa Investment Summit, Monday, attended by dignitaries and delegates from 16 African countries, including President El Sisi of Egypt, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson made the case for bigger investments in Africa and called for increased and renewed partnership between the UK and Africa. Referring to Africa as a booming continent with “staggering levels of growth,” Prime Minister Johnson said: “Look around the world today and you will swiftly see that the UK is not only the obvious partner of choice, we’re also very much the partner of today, of t...
APC Asks Security Agencies To Investigate Seyi Makinde’s Role In Kogi Election
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APC Asks Security Agencies To Investigate Seyi Makinde’s Role In Kogi Election

In what seemed to be a new twist, the Oyo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), the Nigeria Police, as well as other security agencies to launch a thorough probe into the roles played by Governor Seyi Makinde before, during and after the last Saturday’s gubernatorial election in Kogi State. APC stated that this will help to unravel the real culprits of the series of violence which were reported in the exercise. Recall that Gov. Makinde was attacked in Lokoja the Kogi State capital on the eve of the election by some hoodlums. The APC made it known that it was seriously worried by the cases of violence reported in parts of Kogi on the course of determining who would govern the Confluence State in the ne...
Lewis Hamilton turned down role in Top Gun sequel
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Lewis Hamilton turned down role in Top Gun sequel

Lewis Hamilton's busy Formula One schedule meant he had to turn down a role in the upcoming movie Top Gun: Maverick, but the five-time world champion says he still harbours Hollywood ambitions. Hamilton is no stranger to the movie industry and in recent years played cameo roles in the Cars franchise as well as Zoolander 2. The role in the Top Gun sequel promised to be bigger than his previous appearances, but he was forced to turn it down due to a lack of free time in his hectic schedule. "I was trying to get in Top Gun because I'm a massive fan of Top Gun, but I didn't have time to do any filming," he said in an interview with ESPN. "But I had an opportunity to do it and I couldn't do it." Since the start of 2018, Hamilton has explored a parallel career as a fashion designer with...
Those Who Elected Us Don’t Know Our Role – Lawan
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Those Who Elected Us Don’t Know Our Role – Lawan

President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, has called for active involvement of citizens in the process of governance. He said doing so would substantially deepen Nigeria’s democracy as well as ensure transparency and accountability on the part of lawmakers elected to deliver on effective representation to the people. Lawan made the call when a delegation from the Westminster Foundation for Democracy, United Kingdom, and local officials of Inter-Parliamentary Union paid an official visit to the Senate President at the National Assembly, Abuja. The mission was primarily to announce the inauguration of the Young Parliamentary Forum (YPF) which has been scheduled for Tuesday at the National Assembly. Members of the forum comprise legislators at both the National Assembly and the sta...
‘Cunning’ Aubameyang billed as Arsenal’s best lone frontman option despite not being a natural
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‘Cunning’ Aubameyang billed as Arsenal’s best lone frontman option despite not being a natural

Former Gunners striker Alan Smith admits the Gabonese would rather have someone alongside him, but sees him as the right fit to lead the line Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is the right man to lead the line for Arsenal as a lone frontman, says Alan Smith, despite not being a natural for the role. The Gunners have a number of attacking options from which to select. Alexandre Lacazette is in charge of their No.9 shirt and is a proven performer when it comes to filling a central berth.
Makelele to return to Chelsea in youth development role
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Makelele to return to Chelsea in youth development role

The Frenchman, who starred at Stamford Bridge, will join Petr Cech and Frank Lampard in returning to West London next season Claude Makelele will return to Chelsea’s Cobham training base tomorrow as he returns to the Blues as the new Young Player Technical Mentor. Makelele’s new job will focus on the club’s young talent as well as the players the club has loaned out. He will also have an ambassadorial role for Chelsea. According to Chelsea’s website there are 17 players contracted to the club currently on loan elsewhere.
Nollywood actress, Uche Ogbodo just shared this video with a huge python wrapped round her neck on set of a new movie.      Ogbodo is playing the role of Snake Girl in a movie wrote, “this my Python is not obeying me here, its not used to me yet. I’m on set guys, playing the Snake Girl AZUMMIRI in this wonderful one of a kind epic movie’.
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Nollywood actress, Uche Ogbodo just shared this video with a huge python wrapped round her neck on set of a new movie. Ogbodo is playing the role of Snake Girl in a movie wrote, “this my Python is not obeying me here, its not used to me yet. I’m on set guys, playing the Snake Girl AZUMMIRI in this wonderful one of a kind epic movie’.

Nollywood actress, Uche Ogbodo just shared this video with a huge python wrapped round her neck on set of a new movie.   Ogbodo is playing the role of Snake Girl in a movie wrote, “this my Python is not obeying me here, its not used to me yet. I’m on set guys, playing the Snake Girl AZUMMIRI in this wonderful one of a kind epic movie'.   View this post on Instagram   Actress #UcheOgbodo bravely wraps a live #Python round her neck on set.. A post shared by Lindaikejiblog (@lindaikejiblogofficial) on Jul 25, 2019 at 9:14am PDT
Kamou Malo to replace outgoing Paolo Duarte as Burkina Faso head coach
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Kamou Malo to replace outgoing Paolo Duarte as Burkina Faso head coach

The Burkina Faso Football Federation (FBF) made the change after Duarte failed to take the nation to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Kamou Malo will start his duties as Burkina Faso head coach at the end of July after the Burkina Faso Football Federation (FBF) elected not to renew the contract of Portuguese manager Paolo Duarte. The decision was announced by the federation on Tuesday after their “analysis of the situation” regarding the role of the head coach going forward. "After analysing the situation, the executive committee of the FBF took the decision to trust the local coach to lead the national team to the new challenges ahead," the federation stated.
Rodrygo reveals Zidane plans to use him in a central role after scoring on Real Madrid debut
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Rodrygo reveals Zidane plans to use him in a central role after scoring on Real Madrid debut

The teenager showed his manager exactly what he's capable of on Sunday with a stunning free-kick, and revealed that he is set for a new attacking role Zinedine Zidane intends to use Rodrgyo Goes in a central position at Real Madrid, the teenager revealed after marking his debut for the club with a goal on Sunday. Rodrygo was one of four Madrid debutants in the International Champions Cup defeat to Bayern Munich, along with Eden Hazard, Luka Jovic and Ferland Mendy, and he scored a superb late free-kick as Zidane's men fell to a 3-1 defeat in Houston. The teenager got his chance to show Zidane exactly what he can do in a Real shirt after Sven Ulreich was sent off six minutes from time, curling the resulting set-piece into the top-right corner of the net from 20 yards.
Van Dijk is the kingpin at Liverpool’ – £75m star is ‘key to success’, says Wright
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Van Dijk is the kingpin at Liverpool’ – £75m star is ‘key to success’, says Wright

The ex-Reds centre-half is a big fan of a man currently filling that role, with a Dutch defender considered to be integral to future plans at Anfield Virgil van Dijk is “the kingpin” at Anfield, says Mark Wright, with a £75 million ($94m) centre-half “key to Liverpool’s success”. A former Reds defender is not the first to suggest that a Netherlands international has become a talismanic presence on Merseyside. Jurgen Klopp moved to put a record-breaking transfer in place during the winter window of 2018 .
‘What really happened to Iheanacho?’ – Twitter reacts to Nigeria star’s snub for Afcon
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‘What really happened to Iheanacho?’ – Twitter reacts to Nigeria star’s snub for Afcon

The Leicester City forward was one of two players axed from the Super Eagles squad for the Afcon later this month Following his exclusion from Nigeria's 23-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon), football enthusiasts took to social media to express their concerns over Kelechi Iheanacho's dip in form. The Leicester City star has been struggling for form after playing a bit-part role for the Foxes in the 2018-19 Premier League season. Despite Rohr's claims that Iheanacho would get some playing time against Zimbabwe, the 22-year-old was missing in action on Saturday and was made to wait for his first game for the Super Eagles in 2019.
Lloris blames all France stars for collapse against Turkey
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Lloris blames all France stars for collapse against Turkey

The captain and goalkeeper urged his team-mates to reflect on their underwhelming display in the 2-0 loss in Euro 2020 qualifying France captain Hugo Lloris wants every player to examine the role they played in letting Turkey beat the world champions. Kaan Ayhan and Cengiz Under both scored in the first-half in Konya on Saturday as France's European Championship qualifying campaign was hit by a jarring 2-0 defeat. Les Bleus were at full strength, with the likes of Kylian Mbappe, Paul Pogba and Antoine Griezmann in their ranks, but they failed to register a single shot on target in a game for the first time in the last 10 years.
‘I have nothing to do with Ozil’ – Low still disappointed at former Germany star
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‘I have nothing to do with Ozil’ – Low still disappointed at former Germany star

The Arsenal man quit the national team in controversial circumstances and his former boss is still disappointed with his handling of the situation Germany head coach Joachim Low has said he no longer has any contact with his former player Mesut Ozil. The Arsenal man played a starring role for the Germans in their victorious 2014 World Cup campaign, which was overseen by Low. However, Ozil chose to retire permanently from international football last summer following Germany’s elimination from the World Cup in the group stages.
Wike Decries The Role Of The Military In The 2019 Rivers Governorship Election
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Wike Decries The Role Of The Military In The 2019 Rivers Governorship Election

Rivers state governor, Chief Barrister Ezenwo Nyesom Wike has decried the partisan role of the the military and F-SARS in the 2019 rivers state governorship elections. In a statement made available to Views media, the governor stated that those indicted of trying to subvert the will of Rivers state people in the guber elections are yet to be prosecuted despite several official complaints and overwhelming evidence against them. The statement reads" "It is really unfortunate. All of us know that there was a coup in this state, organised by the Nigerian Army. In the history of this country, it has never happened where during ordinary election, Army will begin to kill people for no just cause. "Because they believe a particular person or a particular party must win, it doesn't ...
Ferdinand Becomes Man Utd First Sporting Director
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Ferdinand Becomes Man Utd First Sporting Director

Rio Ferdinand is one of a few hopefuls Manchester United have addressed about turning into their first sporting director. United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has discussed the position with Ferdinand, and wants to finalise an appointment before the start of next season. United want a candidate who understands how the club works, which makes Ferdinand, who spent 12 years as a player at Old Trafford, an attractive candidate. The person who fills the newly-created sporting director role is expected to focus on the transfer market, the academy and supporting the management team.
Buhari felicitates with Waheed Olagunju at 60
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Buhari felicitates with Waheed Olagunju at 60

The President celebrates with all family members, friends and associates of Olagunju, while congratulating him for always making himself available for service to the nation and humanity, which is centrally motivated by his fear of God and sense of patriotism. President Buhari commends the former Acting Managing Director of Bank of Industry for playing a significant role in supporting the vision of diversifying the Nigerian economy through innovative and actionable ideas that translated into growth of more Small and Medium Enterprises across the country. As Olagunju turns 60, the President prays that the almighty God will grant him long life, good health and strength to continue serving the country.
ADC Advices Buhari: You Need To Apologize To Onnoghen
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ADC Advices Buhari: You Need To Apologize To Onnoghen

Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen, has been backed up by the ADC who have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to apologize to him  and to also restore him without further delay. The African Democratic Congress (ADC) gave this advice to Buhari, saying that any further “progression of the torture of the Supreme Court chief debases Nigeria.” The National Working Committee (NWC) of the party stated this in a communiqué issued on Tuesday after its meeting held in Abuja, where it also vowed to continue to support the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, in his quest to reclaim his mandate. The party which faulted the conduct of the 2019 elections, alleged that its members who participated in the exercise were robbed through the ...
Kyle Massey denies allegation of Sexual Misconduct with a 13-year-old girl
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Kyle Massey denies allegation of Sexual Misconduct with a 13-year-old girl

American actor and former Disney star, Kyle Massey, has denied claims that he sent sexually explicit material to a 13-year-old girl. This comes days after the 27-year-old was sued for sending images of his erect penis, along with sexually explicit text messages. In a statement, he released through his attorney Lee A. Hutton, III, he said: “No child should ever be exposed to sexually explicit materials and I unequivocally and categorically deny any alleged misconduct.’ “In early 2019, Plaintiff’s attorneys demanded $1.5M threatening to go public to destroy my career if I did not comply. My family and I rejected this extortion attempt because I have faith that the legal process will reveal the truth. In the court documents, Massey who is best known for his role as Cory Baxter on ...
I Bleached My Skin to Get roles in Movies – Ella Mensah
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I Bleached My Skin to Get roles in Movies – Ella Mensah

Ghanaian actress, Ella Mensah, hasrevealed that she bleached her skin to get roles in Nigerian movies. She made this known in an interview with Delay, saying that she was dark before going to Nigerian but bleached her skin to get roles in Nigerian movies because that was the only way she thought she could fit in. She said; “I’ve bleached. I don’ht use creams, I use injection”. Ella Mensah had before now revealed that Nigerian movie producers and directors prefer giving roles to light-skinned actresses, at the detriment of talented dark skinned actresses. She said during an interview with Sammy Flexx on Zylofon Fm; ’If you are a dark-skinned person, your talent alone is not going to push you up because a producer once told me that I have the height, the body and that I a...
Voters sell votes to highest bidder during polls –Centre
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Voters sell votes to highest bidder during polls –Centre

The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) on Saturday in Abuja said voters were scrambling to sell their votes to the highest bidder during Saturday elections. Prof. Adele Jinadu, Chair, CDD Election Analysis Centre (EAC), while briefing newsmen said vote-buying prevailed in spite of the warning by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), security agencies and the anti-corruption agencies. Jinadu said that the centre sent out observers to monitor the elections in the states and came out with its findings. “On the ground, our observers reported seeing EFCC arresting people involved in vote buying, for example, the EFCC arrested some prominent party stalwarts in Benue and Kwara. “However, reports from our observers indicated significant role played by voters and pol...
PDP to petition UN over alleged military killings during presidential poll
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PDP to petition UN over alleged military killings during presidential poll

PDP National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan Graham-Douglas expresses pains at fleeing residents The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday disclosed that it would petition the United Nations (UN) over alleged military role in indiscretions of the February 23, 2019 Presidential elections. Briefing journalists after the party’s expanded national caucus meeting in Abuja, PDP’s Spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan, said the party expressed support for the Presidential candidate of PDP, Atiku Abubakar’s resolve to challenge the polls outcome at the Election Tribunal. “Caucus commended Nigerians for refusing the harassment, intimidation and militarization of the electoral process and participating in the election, but noted that the mandate freely given to our candidate was stole...
Lukaku’s striking ambition pleases Solskjaer as Man Utd beat Palace
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Lukaku’s striking ambition pleases Solskjaer as Man Utd beat Palace

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was glad to see Romelu Lukaku making the most of playing in his favoured central striker role with two goals in Manchester United’s 3-1 win at Crystal Palace on Wednesday. Lukaku has been asked to fill in on the flanks in recent weeks, with caretaker United manager Solskjaer preferring to employ Marcus Rashford through the middle. But with Rashford not fully fit and named amongst the substitutes at Selhurst Park, Lukaku was restored to his preferred position and responded with a goal in each half to complete a win that maintained Solskjaer’s unbeaten run in the Premier League to 11 games since he took charge in mid-December. And the manager, himself a former United striker, was in no doubt that the positional switch had played a key role in Belgium interna...
Nobody Really Loses, Be Proud Of Your Role – Nuhu Ribadu Tells Candidates
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Nobody Really Loses, Be Proud Of Your Role – Nuhu Ribadu Tells Candidates

Former Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Nuhu Ribadu, has appealed to candidates in Saturday’s elections to accept the outcomes in high spirits whether they are announced winners or not as winners and losers alike played significant roles by their participation. Ribadu who addressed newsmen in his Yola home on Sunday, said all participants in Saturday’s elections played significant roles in the electoral process and that they should take solace in the fact that they must have learnt lessons for their good in the future even if they lose the their elections this time. Ribadu who worked as the director in charge of field operations in President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election campaign, said, “This is election. It’s democracy. There will be winners and ther...
Keanu Reeves Turned Down Marvel Role To Make ‘John Wick 3’
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Keanu Reeves Turned Down Marvel Role To Make ‘John Wick 3’

Keanu Reeves is one of the few movie stars yet to be tapped for the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but according to a new report it hasn't been from lack of trying. According to podcaster Charles Murphy of "That Hashtag Show", Keanu Reeves was all set to play a key role in "Captain Marvel" but was forced to drop out when the shooting schedule conflicted with that up the upcoming sequel "John Wick: Chapter 3 — Parabellum". As Murphy tweeted, the "Matrix" star had already been cast in the role of Yon-Rogg, alien adviser to Brie Larson's character, when he was forced to drop out. As a result, producers "moved SUPER QUICK" to cast the role, which ultimately went to Jude Law.
Best Man Role By Female Friends At Weddings Sparks Reactions Among FCT Residents
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Best Man Role By Female Friends At Weddings Sparks Reactions Among FCT Residents

The present trend by some grooms opting for their female friends taking up the best man duties at their weddings has elicited divergent reactions from some residents in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Traditionally, the role of a best man is usually for a male close confidante of the groom. Most times, this female “best man’’ wear tuxedo, suit or the traditional attire “agbada’’ also known as “babanriga.’’ News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that notable celebrities like Etinosa Idemudi was part of the groomsmen during Daniel K Daniel’s wedding and Kemi Adetiba at Banky W and Adesua Etomi’s traditional wedding in 2017. Similarly, musician Simi was among the groomsmen during OAP Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi’s wedding, as well as Sameera Ahmed, Don Jazzy’s Personal Assistant ...
Comparing Wizkid and Tiwa Savage Role in “Fever” Video To That In “Pakurumo” Video In 2011
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Comparing Wizkid and Tiwa Savage Role in “Fever” Video To That In “Pakurumo” Video In 2011

A new music video by Wizkid titled ”Fever”, which features Tiwa Savage as video vixen, appears to be the final proof of a relationship between both talented singers. It also serves as a response to Tiwa’s estranged husband, Teebillz, who recently boasted that Wizkid can never cross his part by having an affair with her. Read what Teebillz wrote: ”Weather you like or not Ayo is my lil bro and he knows not cross me blood Gang❤️….. we don’t play that poo on 400 blocks! That’s my lil Nigga and is Big Hommie Sauce kid guaranteed me on the lil homie even though he’s my blood and I will ride for him………. I’m just saying this to the general public that tend to come at me on some disrespectful poo….. Tiwa Savage/MamaJamil will never Bleep with your billionaires not to talk of my lil bro for y...
Sarri Reveals New Role For Victor Moses: He’s To Compete For Spot With Hazard
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Sarri Reveals New Role For Victor Moses: He’s To Compete For Spot With Hazard

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has revealed the new role for Victor Moses. The Chelsea player who retired from the Super Eagle's last 2 weeks, has featured 11 minutes for the Blues in the current league season. It will be recalled that the former Nigeria international played in the wing-back role for Chelsea under Antonio Conte era. The Nigerian played a crucial role in the Antonio Conte's league surge of 2017 and FA Cup triumph of 2018. Maurizio Sarri who deploys a tactical approach of 4-3-3 has reportedly decided on fielding the former Wigan athletic attacker, in the right wing of attack. Sarri however has stated that the Moses must improve if he is to get his chance at Chelsea considering the huge competition the Nigerian faces at the club. This would mean that the Nigerian wi...
Forest Whitaker Plays The Role Of Desmond Tutu In Upcoming Thriller The Forgiven
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Forest Whitaker Plays The Role Of Desmond Tutu In Upcoming Thriller The Forgiven

A film based on the life of Archbishop Desmond Tutu and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, titled The Forgiven‚ will be released to local cinemas next month. The film, which will be released on October 5, is based on Michael Ashton's play The Archbishop and the Antichrist and is directed by Roland Joffe. In a statement‚ Roland said the drama would follow Tutu's moral and intellectual "struggle with brutal murderer and member of a former apartheid-era hit squad Piet Blomfeld"‚ played by Australian actor Eric Bana. "When Tutu receives a highly articulate letter pleading for clemency‚ written by the convicted murderer‚ he becomes intrigued enough to visit the prisoner in his cell; here the two men have a series of intense conversations about guilt and forgiveness‚" he said. ...
Emeka Enyiocha Shuts Down His Beer Parlour, Returns To Acting
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Emeka Enyiocha Shuts Down His Beer Parlour, Returns To Acting

Emeka Enyiocha, a figure who played one of the prominent romantic roles in Nollywood in the late 90s and early 2000s is back. Nollywood actor, Emeka Enyiocha who recently shutdown his beer parlour, and staged a comeback to his first love-acting, after many years of staying off the stage has offered explanations for his action. The playboy actor was spotted at the birthday party of Fidelis Duker’s wife, Temitope, which held last Sunday, at their Lekki, Lagos residence, and he was ready to share his story with anyone that cares to listen to him. Enyiocha disappeared from the screen few years back to open a beer parlour, in Surulere, Lagos State. The beer parlour was bubbling until recently, when he decided to shut it down. Explaining to Nollynow, why he shutdown the beer parl...

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