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Entertainment
NOLLYWOOD ACTRESS, NORA NKIRUKA UGO, IS DEAD

A fast-rising Nollywood actress, Nora Nkiruka Ugo, has passed on. She died over the weekend in Lagos, after a battle with an disclosed ailment, colleagues said. Her colleague, actress Ruth Kadiri, who confirmed her death, has taken to social media to penned an emotional tribute to her. She wrote, “I’m so scared of putting this […]

Entertainment
DAVIDO MAKES GRAND NOLLYWOOD DEBUT IN ‘LEGEND AT SIXTY’ MOVIE

David Adeleke, aka Davido, has joined musicians like Banky W, Ikechukwu, Vector, Seyi Shey and Chidinma who have recently ventured into acting. The singer, who plays the role of a highly skilled pilot in a new released Nigerian movie, has conquered the music industry despite his young age. Another Nigerian singer that star in this […]

News
ANDY MURRAY: BRITISH NUMBER ONE HAS SURGERY ON HIP INJURY

Britain’s Andy Murray has had hip surgery in Melbourne and says he hopes to be playing again in time for this summer’s grass-court season. The former world number one, 30, has not played a competitive match since he was knocked out of Wimbledon in July. The ongoing problem forced the Scot to pull out of the […]

Coming Soon
ROYAL HIBISCUS HOTEL

Synopsis: In this spritely Nollywood romantic comedy, an aspiring restaurateur returns to her home in Lagos to try and refine the fare at her family’s little hotel, only to find that her parents are planning on selling out to a rich (and devilishly attractive) buyer. Casts: Zainab Balogun, OC Ukeje, Kenneth Okoli, Deyemi Okonlawon, Jide Kosoko, […]

Books
The Book of Formation by Ross Simonini

This debut novel is told through interviews between a journalist and an Oprah-style talk-show host who leads a self-help movement    Ross Simonini’s debut novel The Book of Formation is one of the strangest novels I’ve read this year. It begins in 1994 when a journalist accepts an assignment to interview one Mayah Isle, a talk-show host in the […]

News
Mozilla countersues Oath over Firefox switch from Yahoo to Google

Mozilla unveiled its new lightning-fast Firefox Quantum browser three weeks ago, and the reception has been one of widespread adulation. Firefox, it seemed, was back with a bang. But alongside the launch, the company announced that it was ditching Yahoo as its default search engine in favor for the infinitely more popular Google. Mozilla, you see, had inked a deal with […]

Fashion
Delpozo to Show at London Fashion Week

 Delpozo, the Spanish label known for its couture-like dresses, will present at London Fashion Week starting in February, after five years of showing in New York. The move is aimed, at least in part, at activating the brand’s London boutique — which opened last year on Sloane Street — and will be announced as part […]

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2018 World Cup: Sergio Aguero finally speaks on being drawn alongside Super Eagles

Manchester City striker, Sergio Aguero, has spoken for the first time since Argentina surprisingly lost 4-2 to Nigeria in an international friendly in Krasnodar on November 14, 2017. Aguero did not come out for the second half of the friendly match as he suddenly developed illness and was rushed to the hospital for routine examination […]

Entertainment
Joke Silva tells her story, reveals she was adopted from foster home

Veteran Nollywood actress, Joke Silva-Jacobs, has revealed she was an adopted child of the Silva Family. According to the screen goddess, she was adopted decades ago from a foster home run by the Red Cross in Lagos. Joke Silva, now 56, made this family secret known yesterday in Lagos at the first Annual Conference of […]