Ronaldo debuts with a brace for Man U

Cristiano Ronaldo enjoyed a sensational return to Manchester United as his debut double inspired a 4-1 win against Newcastle, while Arsenal eased the pressure on Mikel Arteta with a 1-0 victory over Norwich on Saturday. Ronaldo’s second debut for United was the headline act as the Premier League resumed after the international break and the Portugal superstar did not disappoint his adoring fans at Old Trafford. The 36-year-old insists he did not make his £19.8 million ($27 million) move from Juventus last month for a “vacation”. Ronaldo lived up to…

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FIRSTBANK SPONSORS DUKE OF SHOMOLU’S AWO AND AREMU

FIRSTBANK SPONSORS DUKE OF SHOMOLU PRODUCTION; AS AWO AND AREMU HITS THE STAGE First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced its sponsorship of ‘A Deep Dive Into History’, a theatre production from the Duke of Shomolu (DOS) Production House, spearheaded by Joseph Edgar. A deep dive into history comprises two exciting stage plays – Aremu and Awo, showing from the 22nd of August and will run every Sunday till the 12th of September 2021 at the legendary Glover Memorial Hall, Marina, Lagos. Aremu is a powerful depiction of the life…

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Victor Uwaifor is dead

Legendary highlife musician, Sir Victor Uwaifo died on Saturday at the age of 80 in Benin. The music icon whose tracks “Joromi” and “Mammy Water” were hits till his demise, was a multi-instrumentalist and a renowned visual artist. One of his children, Uwaifo Peter de Rock, broke the news of the demise of the Professor of Visual Arts at the University of Benin on his social media page on Saturday evening. While Peter did not disclose the cause of the death of his late father, he nevertheless, expressed anguish at…

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Firstbank’s Sponsored ‘’First Class Material’’ continues to empower, celebrate Nigerian youths

First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s premier and leading financial services provider has again reinforced its commitment to Youth Empowerment and Entrepreneurship through its sponsorship of the docuseries ‘’First Class Material’’ from the stables of Linda Ikeji TV  Arguably Nigeria’s most valuable bank brand, FirstBank continues to pride itself as indeed the Bank of many firsts. First Class Material is a docuseries designed to celebrate Nigerians who are excelling in various fields of endeavour whether academic or non-academic. It is a programme that aims to chronicle the success stories of…

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Breaking: FG to lift Twitter ban

Nigerian Government says it will lift the ban on operations on microblogging platform, Twitter, “in a matter of days”. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, gave this update after the week’s virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. This is as it said that it has reached agreement with Twitter in most areas of misunderstanding. Recall that on June 5, 2021, the FG had officially banned Twitter’s indefinitely, thereby restricting it from operating in Nigeria after…

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Messi @ PSG: I am happy to begin a new life here

Argentina forward Lionel Messi, who left Barcelona last week, has signed a two-year contract with Paris Saint-Germain. The deal comes with an option of an additional year, the French club announced on Tuesday. Messi, 34, will wear the number 30 as revealed in a video by the club, the number he had when he began his professional career at Barcelona between 2004-2006. “I am excited to begin a new chapter of my career at Paris Saint-Germain,” said Messi in a statement on the club’s website. The 34-year-old, who was a…

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Society Reporters Excellence Leadership Awards set to hold

Countdown begins for the talk of the town Society Reporters Excellence Leadership Award (SRELA) is billed to take place as a presentation in the month of August 2021 and packaged by Society Reporters, a reputable news platform that serves as the watchdog of society; bringing to the fore pertinent issues that are otherwise overlooked for the past ten years of existence. The debut of SRELA as special recognition excellence and the leadership award is to add value to the carefully selected awardees and recipients for the year, enhance their credibility, and reinforce the leadership…

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South Africa may legalise women marrying multiple husbands

Proposals to allow women to marry more than one husband have sparked widespread debate in South Africa. The legalisation of polyandry was put forward in a green paper published by the Department of Home Affairs. The plans, part of wider moves by the government to reform the Marriage Act, have upset conservatives and some religious groups. Polygamy – a man having more than one wife – is already permitted in South Africa. But Kenneth Meshoe, who is the leader of the opposition African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP), claimed it would “destroy society” if the same marriage rights…

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Why Obi Cubana is my friend –Abba Kyari

DCP Abba Kyari, Commander of the Inspector-General of Police’s Intelligence Response Team, has given reasons why Obinna Iyiegbu popularly known as Obi Cubana is his friend. Kyari in a post on his Facebook page described Obi Cubana as one of the most hardworking entrepreneurs he knows. Kyari said this while giving reasons for attending Obi Cubana’s mother’s burial which was held at Oba in Idemili North Local Government of Anambra State. The event, which was attended by businessmen, politicians, musicians, and actors stirred reactions online after Abba Kyari was spotted…

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‘After 27yrs romance, see what Mike Adenuga is doing to me’ – ex-lover, Nora Johnson laments

Society lady and ex-confidential secretary also described as a mistress to Dr. Mike Adenuga, Nora Olumide Johnson, has raised the alarm over her current ordeals in the hands of her billionaire ex-lover and Globacom owner. Johnson, a Sierra Leone national is currently standing trial for fraudulent practice bordering on alleged diversion of a total sum of $350,000, property of Worldspan Holdings, a company belonging to Adenuga, which she was directed to transfer to Conoil Oil account but allegedly diverted it to different accounts in China for self-benefit. The lady is…

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Eight contestants up for votes as FirstBank sponsored The Voice Nigeria Season 3 holds 2nd live show

BY ISRAEL BOLAJI Eight contestants survived the heat and are up for viewers’ votes as The Voice Nigeria, Season 3, held its second live show over the weekend. This followed energetic performances of various songs and display of raw talents by vocalists in a bid to outdo one other as the world class talents reality series glitters to the grand finale. To keep your favourite contestants on the show, viewers have to vote by dialing *894*7*talent’s code#.  Full details of the voting code of all contestants can be gotten in…

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How 6 finalists will emerge from FirstBank’s sponsored The Voice Nigeria Season 3 2nd live show

By Israel Bolaji Six finalists are expected to emerge through the viewers votes following the second live show of the FirstBank Sponsored The Voice Nigeria Season 3. UN1TY Limited and Livespot360, producers of the global talents reality series, explained how to vote on the voice Nigeria season 3, sponsored by FirstBank, Baba Ijebu and Airtel. To keep their favourite vocalists on the show, viewers have to dial *894*7*talent’s code#. To know the voting code of your preferred contestant to save, visit the Bank’s official Instagram handle and get voting: The International talents reality…

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Sound Sultan dies of throat cancer

Nigerian singer, Olanrewaju Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan, has died at the age of 44. The singer died after battling Angioimmunoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma. This was disclosed in a statement signed by Dr. Kayode Fasasi on behalf of the Fasasi family. The statement read, “It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our multitalented veteran singer, rapper, songwriter Olanrewaju Fasasi aka Sound Sultan. “He passed away at the age of 44 following a hard-fought battle with Angioimmunoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma. “He is survived by his wife, three children…

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8 contestants seek viewer’s votes as FirstBank sponsored The Voice Nigeria Season 3 enters live shows

By Bolaji Israel With an electrifying mix of pulsating musical performances, music training, glamorous fashion and life-enriching entertainment, the The Voice Nigeria 3 continues to dazzle to the very grand finale. The fate of eight amazing music talents now lies with the viewers’ votes for a chance to fight for the grand prize as the world acclaimed music talents reality series, the Voice Nigeria 3 sponsored by FirstBank, Baba Ijebu and Airtel entered the much-awaited Live Shows stage in Nigeria. The music show is produced by UN1TY Limited and Livespot360.…

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How to vote on FirstBank-sponsored The Voice Nigeria Season 3

By Bolaji Israel UN1TY Limited and Livespot360, producers of The Voice Nigeria Season 3 have explained how to vote on the voice Nigeria season 3, sponsored by First Bank, Baba Ijebu and Airtel. The International talents reality series designed to discover and harness music talents in Nigeria is in its third season in Nigeria.  Only 12 made it to the live shows, having passed through Auditions, Blinds, Knockout and Battles stages out of the numerous talents who have featured on the world-class show.  The four celebrity coaches cum judges including Darey,…

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Child Abuse: Baba Ijesa gets N2m bail

Yoruba actor, Omiyinka Olanrewaju James, popularly known as Baba Ijesha, who was arraigned at a Special Offences and Domestic Violence Court in Ikeja, has been granted bail. The actor, who was being tried by Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo over charges bothering on rape, sexual assault and abuse of a minor, was granted bail on the ground that it was part of his fundamental human rights.

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Nigerian-British Oyelowo speaks about the shame of his life

Nigerian-British actor, David Oyelowo, has revealed that although he spent his early days in Nigeria, he can barely speak the Yoruba language. The Selma actor said that to his shame, he only understands the Yoruba language but cannot speak it. In an interview with Channels Television, the Gringo actor said due to his British accent, people often assume that he does not understand the language. Oyelowo, whose father hailed from Oyo State and his mother from Edo State, said, “I can barely speak it but I can understand it. If you were…

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FirstBank sponsors Ayinla: The Movie, premiers on Sunday

First Bank of Nigeria Limited announces its lead sponsorship of the movie titled ‘Ayinla’, which is billed to premiere on Sunday, 13 June 2020. The movie is suspense-driven, narrating the life of Ayinla Yusuf, popularly known as Ayinla Omowura (an Apala musician), his rise to fame, his identity, the depth of his craft and music, and the basis for his relevance after his tragic death forty years ago as a result of a stab from his manager, Bayewu, during a bar fight on the 6th of May, 1980 in Abeokuta. …

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Social media platform owners, online broadcasters must get licence -NBC

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has asked all social media platforms owners and online broadcasting service providers operating in Nigeria to apply for a broadcast licence. The NBC is the Nigerian government’s agency for regulation of the broadcast industry and the move is been seen as part of an orchestrated effort by the Federal Government to stifle free press. Armstrong Idachaba, the NBC director-general, gave the directive in a newspaper advertorial published on Thursday. This follows the federal government’s announcement that Twitter and other social media platforms must register as…

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Tallen blames musicians for abuse of women

Pauline Tallen, the Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, has blamed entertainers for the violation of women by promoting vulgar lyrics and using female dancers in a most disdainful manner. Tallen, who spoke on Tuesday in Abuja, at the launch of the State of the World Population 2021’ report, insisted the showbiz industry is frustrating the government’s efforts to curb the menace. Speaking on the theme, ‘My Body is My Own: Claiming the Right to Autonomy and Self-Determination,’ the minister said the Federal Government was working hard to tackle…

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FG deactivates Twitter

The federal government has finally deactivated Twitter. This is the sequel to the directives given to all telecom operators in the country to deactivate twitter on their networks by 12 midnight. Efforts by National Infinity magazine, to post on its Twitter handle @jidecma, have largely been unsuccessful as the site is declared not reachable. The action is a direct result of the decision of the Nigerian government to ban activities of Twitter in the country following the deletion of President Muhammadu Buhari’s tweet, which the microblogging site deemed offensive.

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Red Alert: WhatsApp no more safe, NITDA warn Nigerians

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has raised its concerns over messaging app WhatsApp’s privacy policy. “The National Information Technology Development Agency under Section 6 (f) of the NITDA Act 2007 wishes to provide this advisory to Nigerians to address Nigerian concerns on changes to Whatsapp Terms of Service and Privacy Policy which took effect on May 15, 2021,” it said. This is contained in the statement released on Monday titled ‘Whatsapp privacy policy changes: Implication for Nigerian users.’ It was signed by the Head of Corporate Affairs and…

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‘IBB slept with me’ -Popular actress

Popular Kannywood actress, Ummi Ibrahim, has confirmed rumours that she once had a romantic relationship with former Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida. The Daily Trust reported that Ummi spoke amid social media rumour of an intimate relationship between her and Babangida. The beautiful actress confirmed the rumour, but did not say whether she was a side chick when Babangida’s wife of 40 years was alive. “Former Head of State General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida was my boyfriend then but not anymore,” she told Daily Trust. “However, we are presently friends and…

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NBC performs digital switchover in Lagos, launches free decoder

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has launched free set-top boxes as part of the digital switchover (DSO) in Lagos. Speaking at the event in Lagos on Thursday, Lai Mohammed, minister of information, said the set-top box does not require monthly subscriptions, except for an annual access fee of N1,500. He added that the DSO will enable millions of Nigerians who cannot afford the subscriptions of Pay TV platforms to enjoy digital television with good content from 60 channels. “DSO simply means the switch-on of digital television in Lagos state. Today’s…

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Bill Gates daughter, Jennifer speaks on her parents’ crashed marriage

Jennifer Gates, the eldest daughter of Billionaire Bill Gates and estranged wife, Melinda Gates, has reacted to the divorce statement issued by her parents. Bill and Melinda issued the statement yesterday announcing that their marriage of 27 years is over. They, however, said they would continue to work together on the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. The estranged couple posted the same joint statement about their divorce on Twitter, which read: “After a great deal of thought and a lot of work, we have made the decision to end our…

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Mega trouble for Baba Ijesa as more Nigerians sign online petition against his release

About 1,200 Nigerians have signed a petition making rounds on social media to forestall the release of popular Yoruba actor, Olarewaju Omiyinka, after allegedly defiling a minor. For now, the target is for the signees to reach 1,500. The actor, popularly known as Baba Ijesha, was arrested last week, after he was reported by the teenager’s foster mother ― a comedienne, Princess ― that he molested the girl when she was seven years old. When the actor was apprehended last Tuesday, the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Muyiwa…

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Liar! How Mary, Lagos street amputee pure water hawker lied her way to fame and fortune

As the saying goes, the wind has blown open the anus of the fowl exposing claims by Mary Daniel, the Oshodi amputee hawker that she lost a leg in an accident that killed all passengers, including her parents when she was a teenager, have been discovered as false, The Nation learnt on Wednesday evening. Daniel became a sensation weeks ago after pictures of her selling water at Oshodi emerged on social media and attracted sympathy from Nigerians across the world. Daniel, in an interview, claimed she was an orphan with a baby…

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Heritage Bank boosts creative industry with support for “Rita Dominic Acting Challenge”

Heritage Bank Plc has further reiterated its commitment to the growth and development of the creative and entertainment sector by supporting the “Rita Dominic Acting Challenge.” Heritage Bank in collaboration with a foremost Nigerian Actress and Co-Founder of the Audrey Silva Company, Rita Dominic launched an acting challenge for aspiring actors to recreate a scene in a new film “La Femme Anjola,” produced by the later. Respectively, the winners carted away cash prizes- ; the Prize winner, Jasmine Howson-Wright received N1million, Chioma Okafor, 1st runner-up got N300, 000, whilst the 2nd runner-up…

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George Floyd: World superstars hail cop’s guilty verdict

American superstars like Beyonce, Oprah Winfrey, Mariah Carey and Viola Davis are among the stars hailing the guilty verdict in the case of Derek Chauvin, the former police officer convicted of murdering a black man George Floyd in the US. The stars are among thousands of people paying tribute to Mr Floyd, who was pinned to the ground by Chauvin in May 2020, after the verdict in the high-profile trial was announced on Tuesday, Skynews reports. Winfrey said she cried tears of joy, while Beyonce welcomed a “good day” and…

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Video Updated: Popular crossdresser, James Brown got a beating of his life

There is a video, currently trending on Twitter, of popular crossdresser, James Brown, who was recorded while receiving a serious beating from some boys on the street. The video did not contain details as to where and when the incident occurred, but from the voices and pidgin English uttered by the dude’s attackers, it obviously took place in a Southern Nigerian City. Some commentators on the thread condemned the attack on the crossdresser, while others supported the act as due punishment for an act alien to Nigerian culture.

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Meghan’less’ Harry to attend Prince Philip’s funeral

The funeral of Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II’s husband will take place next week, Buckingham Palace has announced on Saturday. In a release, the palace also announced a stripped-back ceremony due to coronavirus restrictions, and a return for exiled royal Prince Harry but without his wife, Meghan. Palace officials confirmed Harry would attend the funeral but his American wife, Meghan, who is pregnant with their second child, had been advised against travelling from the United States on medical grounds. Royal officials said Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral, which will be televised,…

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Another death hits Nollywood as veteran actor dies in Abuja

Barely a month after the death of veteran actor, Sadiq Daba, another death has hit Nigeria’s film industry as actor, Bruno Iwuoha reportedly died after a protracted ailment. His death was made known by close associates and filmmaker, Derik Zai who revealed that the actor died at the National Hospital, Abuja. According to him, Chief Bruno has been in coma for about 3 weeks, and everything done to stabilize him couldn’t bring him back to life. His remains has been deposited at the hospital mortuary. His family members is yet…

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Sanwo-Olu eases restrictions on social gatherings, event centres

The Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has granted approval to further ease restrictions on social gatherings and event centres across the state. This was contained in a press statement titled ‘Lagos State Government eases restrictions on social and event centres’, on Friday. The statement was signed by Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuff, and the Director-General, Lagos State Safety Commission, Mr. Lanre Mojola. “The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, after due consultation and deliberations with relevant stakeholders and MDA’s including The Lagos State Ministry…

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Meet Nollywood’s newest rib cracker who dominates social media

Talk about one comedienne who has literally set social media platforms on fire and Bisola Aminat Jimoh popularly known with the stage name and soubriquet Oyo Pupa readily comes to mind. Without mincing words, Bisola who’s also a Nollywood actress is good at making people laugh. If you doubt this, log on to her Instagram account at Oyopupa28 or Facebook at Aminat Bisola Oyopupa and you will be dazzled and mesmerised by her hilarious jokes mostly churned out in Oyo dialect. To say Bisola’s jokes are hysterical is like stating the obvious; her talent has won…

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Burna Boy, Whizkid make history, become first Nigerian artistes to win Grammy awards

Two of Nigeria’s prolific and internationally acclaimed singers, Burna Boy and Ayo Whizkid Balogun have won their first-ever prestigious Grammies at the 63rd Grammy Award ceremony. Nigerian superstar, Ayo Balogun, popularly known as Wizkid, has won his first-ever Grammy Award for his role in ‘Brown Skin Girl’ off the 2019 album, ‘The Lion King’, at the 63rd Grammy Award. He won the award alongside Beyonce, who owns the song and featured artists – Wizkid, Blue Ivy, and SAINt JHN It also marks the first Grammy Award for Beyoncé’s daughter. The award…

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“I am very happy I handed him his first defeat,” says Blachowicz as Adesanya loses heavyweight title fight

Jan Blachowicz has defeated Israel Adesanya to retain his light heavyweight title by unanimous decision at UFC 259 in Las Vegas on Sunday. Jan Blachowicz (28-8) was awarded an upset unanimous decision victory over Israel Adesanya (20-1) after judges handed scores of 49-46, 49-45, and 49-45 in favor of the Polish champion. In the first three rounds, both men minimised mistakes and scrambled to find their stance but Blachowicz bulldozes his way into a dominant mounting position in the fourth and fifth rounds. Israel Adesanya had intended to burnish the…

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Jangebe abduction: Negotiations with bandits in final stage, Girls may be released today

Barring any last-minute changes, abducted schoolgirls of Government Girls Secondary School, Jangebe, may regain freedom today, as sources claimed that negotiations with the bandits who kidnapped the schoolgirls had reached a very advanced stage. Bandits on Friday morning kidnapped over 300 schoolgirls at Jangebe,Talata-Mafara Local Government Area of Zamfara State. A very competent source informed on Saturday that negotiations with the bandits who kidnapped the schoolgirls had reached a very advanced stage, saying “they may be in Gusau (Zamfara State capital) today.” The Sunday PUNCH  reports. The girls were believed to…

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‘What Chico Ejiro did to me’ -Segun Arinze

Popular Nollywood actor, Segun Arinze is not only known for his acting prowess but also his signature look, his bald head. In an exclusive chat with The Punch, the movie star revealed that his look was inspired by the late filmmaker, Chico Ejiro. Arinze noted that he began to rock the bald look after he starred in 1996 classic movie, Silent Night, where his character was required to be bald. He said, “I did not lose my hair. When Chico Ejiro called and asked if I would like to play…

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COVID-19 not connected to strange deaths in our family -Orisabunmi’s nephew

A nephew to the late Nollywood actress, Folakemi Aremu popularly known as Orisabunmi, has dispelled the rumour going around that she died of COVID-19 complications. Tunde Onishola, son to the late Kwara Falcons Basketball Club Technical Director, Steve Onishola, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Tuesday in Ilorin that the multiple deaths were “just a coincidence’’. Onishola said neither his father, Steve; Orisabunmi and his younger sister, Janet Ademola died of COVID-19 related circumstance. NAN recalls that Onishola died in Ilorin on Thursday, January 7, barely 24 hours after…

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24hr After Death: Another tragedy hits Orisabunmi’s family

A double tragedy hit the family of veteran Yoruba actress, Folake Aremu popularly known as Orisabunmi as her immediate elder brother, Steve Onishola died 24 hours after her demise at the age of 71. Onishola, was the Technical Director of Kwara Falcons Basketball Club of Ilorin died after a brief illness. The State Chairman of the association, Dr. Joseph Adeyemo, confirmed the death in Ilorin on Thursday. The deceased was the Manager of Falcons on different occasions before he was appointed the club’s technical director. He was part of the…

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Paul Okoye of P-Square tests positive to COVID-19

Paul Okoye aka RudeBoy of the popular P-Square Duo, has tested positive for COVID-19. The artist with the stage name Iamkingrudy took to his Instagram page on Tuesday to make the announcement. He said, “I know as typical Nigerian or African is very hard to believe some will say “experience is the best teacher” “Oh well, the experience and the teacher has visited me and they’ve been dealing with me for more than 10days now”. He advised Nigerians to take the COVID-19 protocols seriously. This comes barely six months after…

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Showdown In Ghana: How bouncers forcefully ejected Burna Boy for Davido

An eyewitness of a fight between Nigerian music superstars, Davido and Burna Boy, at a Ghanaian club on Monday, has said bouncers at the club ejected Burna Boy who stormed the club with six hefty men. Earlier today, the news went round that there was a fight between Nigerian superstars, Davido and Burna Boy at a club, Twist Club and Lounge, in Ghana. In several videos that have since gone viral, Wizkid was also seen at the club drinking from a bottle seemingly unbothered by the rancour. In an exclusive…

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Michael Jackson’s Ranch sold for $22m

Michael Jackson’s famous 2,700-acre Southern California ranch has been sold for 22 million dollars to billionaire Ron Burkle, The Wall Street Journal reported. Burkle, who Forbes estimates is worth 1.5 billion dollars, was a friend of Jackson, who helped manage his money in the mid-2000s, according to the Journal. He is also co-owner of the Pittsburgh Penguins. Neverland was first put on the market in 2015, available for 100 million dollars six years after Jackson’s death. Colony Capital, a real estate investment firm, owned the Los Olivos, California, property under…

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Dark Xmas for Nollywood as filmmaker, Chico Ejiro dies

Darkness befell Nigeria’s film industry on Christmas day as popular filmmaker, Chico Ejiro, died in the early hours of Friday. The prolific film maker reportedly died at about 2am on Christmas Day. Ejiro was popular for his blockbuster movies in the 90s. He produced movies like Silent Night, Blood Money, Deadly Affair, among several other notable movies. In a phone conversation with The PUNCH, his colleague and close friend, Zik Zulu, said, “Yes, it is true, Chico Ejiro is dead.” Also, the President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, Emeka Rollas,…

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Access Bank backs Kunle Afolayan’s ‘Citation’ to address issues of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Nigeria

As part of its efforts to address Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) in Nigeria, one of Nigeria’s leading financial institution, Access Bank PLC has partnered with award-winning film producer and director, Kunle Afolayan, on his new movie ‘Citation’. In recent years, conversations around gender equality and violence against women have become mainstays in our society. Dr Ajoritsedere Awosika, the Chairman, Access Bank PLC, stressed the importance of the Bank’s efforts towards bridging the gaps that still exist, saying, “At Access Bank, we believe in gender equality and we also believe…

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Video: Watch this Pastor finger his female church members during deliverance service

This video of an unknown Pastor performing a strange deliverance on female members of his church has hit the internet. The unknown Pastor speaking in a dialect that sounded like Ghanaian was seen in the video applying what looks like an anointing oil to the private parts of his female parishioners before thrusting his finger into their vaginas and offering deliverance prayers for them one after the other. An assistant to the Pastor was also seen holding a piece of tissue paper close to the women’s vagina to collect only…

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FIBAN threaten to sue KWAM1 over assault to member

Freelance and Independent Broadcasters Association of Nigeria, on Friday, threatened to take legal redress against popular Fuji musician, Wasiu Ayinde Marshal, popularly called KWAM 1, for allegedly assaulting a member of the association, Wole Sorunke. Sorunke aka MC Murphy, a radio presenter and event anchor, was allegedly attacked by KWAM 1 and his boys on Thursday night at the 60th birthday party of the Olu of Itori, Oba Abdulfatai Akamo, in the Ewekoro Local Government Area of Ogun State. It was reported that both Ayinde and Murphy were invited to…

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Smart Money Woman: FirstBank Partners Arese Ugwu for new TV series

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced its partnership with Arese Ugwu for the TV adaptation of her best seller, Smart Money Woman. The weekly show – in its first season – is billed to premiere on Africa Magic Showcase on Wednesday, 23rd September 2020 at 9:30pm. The Smart Money Woman is a programme that shows the experiences, sacrifices, struggles and vigour of women in society as they carry out their day to day activities in spite of the gender imbalance in the society, especially in Africa.  The series is…

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