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Egypt Sentences Ex-President, Morsi, 19 Others To 3 Years In Prison

A Cairo criminal court sitting has sentenced former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi and 19 others to three years in prison on Saturday, and fined him 2 million Egyptian pounds ($112,700) on charges of insulting the judiciary. The other defendants include former members of parliament, activists and three journalists. Five other …

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Vin Diesel is Forbes Top Grossing Actor of 2017

Fast and Furious star actor, Vin Diesel has been announced as Forbes top grossing actor of 2017 following a combined $1.6 billion his movies raked in in global ticketing receipts. 50-year-old Vin Diesel whose real name is Mark Sinclair, knocked off Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, who landed in second place with $1.5 billion but still technically earns more than him. Here’s …

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Manchester United slip to third with home draw against Southampton

Manchester United drew 0-0 at home to Southampton as Chelsea became the leading challengers to Manchester City in the Premier League. A strong, enterprising performance from Southampton earned them a deserved draw against a Manchester United side lacking energy, urgency and confidence. Saints move up a place to 15th while …

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Vincent Herbert Arrested On Xmas After Tamar Braxton Reportedly Accuses Him Of Spousal Assault

Tamar Braxton, 40, reportedly had her ex Vincent Herbert, 44, arrested for alleged spousal assault on Christmas, according to TMZ. On Dec. 30, Tamar recently wrote a long, angry Instagram post accusing him of reaching out to her despite his “protection order” to let her know that he had gotten another woman pregnant. She …

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‘Why dead Nigerians were included in President Buhari’s recent appointment’ -Presidency

Nigeria’s Presidency which has been under fire following the inclusion of 3 dead Nigerians in President Buhari’s recent appointment, has reacted to the viral report. In a telephone interview with Premium Times about the appointees for boards of various Federal government parastatals that was released yesterday December 29th, President Buhari’s media aide, Garba Shehudisclosed that those appointed …

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Churches and mosques to start paying taxes in Lagos

Religious organisations such as mosques, churches will now start paying taxes in Lagos. A bill that would review the land use charge in Lagos state has gone through second reading on the floor of the state House of Assembly during plenary on Thursday, December 28. The law tagged: “A Bill …

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Jaden Smith Already Has 2 Projects Prepped For 2018

Jaden Smith just released his debut studio album SYRE but already has a pair of new releases set for 2018. On Thursday (December 28), the singer/rapper announced via Twitter that he’ll be releasing an acapella version of SYRE in the new year. He also revealed, for a second time, he’ll be dropping a SYRE sequel titled ERYS (SYRE backwards). …

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Man City captain Vincent Kompany graduates with MBA

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has graduated with a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degree. The Belgian, who has won two Premier League titles, was awarded a merit grade and achieved a distinction with a score of 72 on his dissertation project after studying at Alliance Manchester Business School on …

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Bruno Mars Sued By Rap Group For “Uptown Funk” Similarities

Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson created the Grammy-winning single, “Uptown Funk” that was released in 2014. Beyond the single’s success, the music video drew in even more fans with its throwback, dance feels that sits at nearly three-million views on YouTube. New reports via TMZ reveal that the popular song is under fire by …

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