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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 […]

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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 […]

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2018 World Cup draw: Gernot Rohr speaks on having Germany in same group

The Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, has said that he fancies a clash between Nigeria and his native country, Germany as he expects a very tough group in the World Cup draw that holds on Friday in Moscow, Russia. Hide quoted text Rohr said Nigeria in the same group as reigning world champions Germany “would […]

Sports
I was so happy, like all the fans – Guardiola

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola highlighted Raheem Sterling’s growing self-belief after his remarkable run of late goals continued with a superb stoppage-time winner in the 2-1 victory over Southampton. City’s quest for a 12th successive league victory seemed to be over when Oriel Romeu’s 75th-minute equaliser for the Saints cancelled out Kevin De Bruyne’s goal […]