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Fire razes building, numerous cars in Surulere Lagos

There’s been a fire outbreak in a building in Babs Animashaun, Surulere, Lagos. The fire reportedly broke out after a gas explosion. The extent of the damage is yet to be confirmed but numerous cars were reportedly gutted by the blaze. An eyewitness, Ohis shared thus:   Live. This is …

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Harvard sued by ‘descendant of slave for profiting off of photos’

The descendant of a black American slave has sued Harvard University, claiming the college profits off images of her alleged ancestor. The pictures, commissioned in 1850 by a professor seeking to prove that blacks were an inferior species, is believed to among the first photos of US slaves. Tamara Lanier’s …

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Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo fined by Uefa over goal celebration

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been fined 20,000 euros (£17,700) by Uefa for a goal celebration in the win over Atletico Madrid in the last 16 of the Champions League. The 34-year-old appeared to mimic Atletico boss Diego Simeone, who turned to fans and grabbed his crotch during his side’s …

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“Thank you for taking care of 2baba for us” – Ooni of Ife thanks Annie Idibia

Nigerian music mogul, 2Baba Idibia was honoured with a ‘Fellow’ of the School of Music by Obafemi Awolowo University, Osun State, yesterday, 20th of March.     The honour comes in recognition of his contribution to the development of Nigerian music over two decades. The “Oyi” crooner attended the ceremony …

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French Court finds Koffi Olomidé Guilty of Raping 15-year Old Girl

Congolese music star Koffi Olomidé (real name Antoine Christophe Agbepa Mumba) has been found guilty of statutory rape for raping one of his dancers when she was 15 years old. He was handed a two years suspended jail sentence by a court in Nanterre, outside Paris, France. He was sentenced in absentia …

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Jessica Simpson Gives Birth to Baby No. 3

Jessica Simpson is a mother of three!   The 38-year-old fashion designer has given birth to her and husband Eric Johnson‘s third child. “Birdie Mae Johnson,” the proud mom shared on Instagram shortly after news of the baby’s arrival broke. “3.19.19 10 Pounds 13 Ounces.”   View this post on Instagram We are so …

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Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold withdraws from England squad due to Back Injury

Liverpool right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold has withdrawn from the England squad for the Euro 2020 qualifiers against the Czech Republic and Montenegro because of a back injury. No player has been called up to replace the 20-year-old, leaving manager Gareth Southgate with a 22-man squad. England said Alexander-Arnold arrived with a …

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2face Idibia Awarded A Music Fellowship In OAU Ile-Ife

Singer Innocent Idibia- 2face has been awarded  a music fellowship award at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun State. He also gave a 45 minutes lecture at the award ceremony and his wife, Annie was there to support him.    

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Pogba buys Championship Rings for France’s World Cup team

Paul Pogba honored France’s World Cup team for their win in Russia by designing a championship rings for the squad. Pogba and others revealed the rings, which were modeled after the hardware given to NBA and NFL championship teams, on social media on Wednesday. Antonine Griezmann also helped Pogba with the …

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Actress, Regina Daniels Buys Her Mom a House

Nollywood actress, Regina Daniels has bought a house for her mom. She posted the photos on Instagram saying, ‘’ Just a little thank you for Mama’’   View this post on Instagram Just a little thank you for mama🙏🙏 @rita.daniels06 @sweezzy1 @realsammywest @destiny.daniels01 @casie_snow A post shared by Regina Daniels …

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