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Gospel artist Kirk Franklin has opened up about forgiving his dying father who gave him up for adoption as a new-born.

Kirk Franklin forgives dying father who had him adopted

Gospel artist Kirk Franklin has opened up about forgiving his dying father who gave him up for adoption as a new-born.

Blogger Linda Ikeji gives birth to baby boy

Popular blogger Linda Ikeji has given birth to a baby boy on Monday in Atlanta, Georgia in the United States.
Tiwa Savage

Tiwa Savage slams show promoters over ‘shabby’ treatment in Kenya

Tiwa Savage has criticised show promoters and organisers for allegedly abandoning her after performing at an event in Kenya.
Australian filmmaker James Ricketson, jailed in Cambodia

Australian filmmaker jailed in Cambodia begs for freedom

A lawyer for Australian filmmaker James Ricketson, who was sentenced in Cambodia in August to six years in prison on widely decried espionage charges has requested a royal pardon.

Davido cancels US tour for NYSC commitment

Davido, Nigerian Afropop singer, has cancelled his US tour to conclude his National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) orientation programme.
Amazon's Jeff Bezos

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos unveils $2 billion philanthropic fund

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos announced he was launching a philanthropic fund with a $2 billion initial commitment to help homeless families and launch preschools in low-income communities.

M.I: I’ve battled self-esteem issues

“Daily… I’m afraid of failure… I’m afraid of abandonment… I have battled with personal self-esteem issues… people are sometimes afraid until it becomes unbearable,” he wrote on Thursday.
Harvey Weinstein appears in court in New York

Harvey Weinstein’s accuser reveals video of apparent harassment

Video footage emerged Wednesday showing disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein apparently sexually harassing a woman who subsequently accused him of rape.

DJ Spinall signs international record deal

Talented Nigerian Disc Jokey, Desmond Sodamola a.k.a DJ Spinall has signed a major international record deal with a music label, Atlantic Record in the United Kingdom.
Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Chimamanda Adichie: Why men have a higher rate of dying by suicide

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, an award-winning Nigerian author, says men have a higher rate of dying by suicide as opposed to women.
Binta Diallo and Ayo Balogun

Wizkid owing $18,000 in child support – baby mama

Binta Diallo, one of Wizkid’s baby mama, has accused him of reneging on an agreement for custody, visitation and child support.
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Wizkid’s jersey designed by Nike sold out in 10 mins

Nigerian Afro pop star, Ayodeji Balogun a.k.a Wizkid, is on top of the world as his new creation jersey, designed by athletic apparel giant `Nike’ sold out 10 minutes after launch.
Winner of the 2013 MTN Project Fame, Olawale Ojo, has explained why he decided to make ends meet by becoming a cab driver in Lagos.

Why I became a cab driver – Project Fame winner

Winner of the 2013 MTN Project Fame, Olawale Ojo, has explained why he decided to make ends meet by becoming a cab driver in Lagos.
Starboy - Wizkid

Wizkid collaborates with Nike for Starboy football jersey

Nigerian Afropop star Ayo ‘Wizkid’ Balogun has joined forces with Nike Football for a limited edition of Starboy jerseys.
Alibaba founder Jack Ma

Jack Ma finally sets date to quit Alibaba

Jack Ma, the co-founder of China’s largest e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, will step down as chairman in exactly one year on Sept. 10, 2019, the company said.
Daniel Kueblboeck

German pop star missing after falling from a cruise ship

A German pop star is reportedly missing off the coast of Canada after falling from a cruise ship.
Ariana Grande Mac Miller

Ariana Grande pays tribute to ex-boyfriend Mac Miller on Instagram

Ariana Grande has paid tribute to the American rapper Mac Miller, who died on Friday at the age of 26.
Nkechi Blessing

Nkechi Blessing: Why people criticised dress I wore to AMVCA

Nollywood actress Nkechi Blessing has slammed those who criticised the dress she wore to the just concluded Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) held in Lagos last week.

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Former rap mogul Marion Suge Knight pleaded no contest Thursday to manslaughter in connection with the death of a man during a hit-and-run incident after a confrontation on the set of the movie biopic Straight Outta Compton.

Former rap mogul Suge Knight to serve 28 years in prison for manslaughter

Former US rap mogul Marion “Suge” Knight has pleaded no contest to a voluntary manslaughter charge over a hit-and-run incident in 2015.

NAPTIP sacks six officers over corruption, unprofessional conducts

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), has approved the dismissal of six officers of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) over alleged acts inimical to the operations of the agency.
Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo picks himself up for Juve trip to Frosinone

Cristiano Ronaldo picks himself up and gets back to business in Serie A against promoted Frosinone on Sunday after his return to Spain in the Champions League ended in a tearful sending off against Valencia.

Police recover $470 million, N8 billion NNPC funds hidden in commercial banks

The Nigeria Police Thursday said it had succeeded in recovering monies belonging to the NNPC Brass/LNG Investment, which were supposed to be deposited in the Treasury Single Accounts (TSA) of the federal government
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike

Nyesom Wike: Some PDP presidential aspirants are APC moles

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, yesterday, alleged that many presidential aspirants of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, were moles planted in the party by the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.