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Tonto Dikeh signs N100 million deal with Zikel cosmetics

Controversial Nigerian actress Tonto Dikeh has signed a N100 million deal with Zikel cosmetics.
Ciara

Ciara accepted into Harvard Business School

American singer Ciara has been accepted into the prestigious Harvard Business School.
Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda

Formula 1 legend Niki Lauda passes on at 70

The Austrian – a three-time world champion and the only man to have won the drivers’ title for both Ferrari and McLaren pass away less than a year after undergoing a lung transplant.
Azeez Adeshina Fashola aka Naira Marley 2

Court remands Naira Marley in prison custody, till 30 May for bail consideration

Justice Nicholas Oweibo presiding over a Federal High Court in Lagos, has ordered that a popular musician, Azeez Fashola, also known as Naira Marley, be remanded in the prison custody till 30n May 2019, pending the determination of his bail application.
Madonna performs during a guest appearance at the Grand Final of the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest [Reuters]

Madonna sparks flag controversy at ‘non-political’ Eurovision

Madonna's anticipated guest performance during the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel sparked controversy in the final moments of the show.Madonna's anticipated guest performance during the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel sparked controversy in the final moments of the show.
Onome Da Saint

Comedian: Arts veritable means to keep youths from criminality

Onome Owhodo, a.k.a Onome Da Saint, an Abuja based comedian, says arts can be a veritable tool to keep youths away from drug addiction, unemployment, restiveness and other forms of criminality in the country.
Arnold Schwarzenegger assaulted during event in South Africa

Man attacks Arnold Schwarzenegger at event in South Africa

Hollywood star Arnold Schwarzenegger was attacked on Saturday by a man who kicked him in the back at a sports event in South Africa that the action hero was hosting.
All Progressives Congress (APC) Nigeria

Appeal Court strikes out ruling sacking Delta APC exco

The Court of Appeal sitting in Benin City has struck out a judgement of the Asaba High court, which, in March, sacked the All Progressives Congress (APC) exco in the state.
Tiger Woods and Erica Herman

Tiger Woods, girlfriend named in wrongful death suit

Tiger Woods, restaurant manager Erica Herman, who is Woods’ girlfriend, and The Woods restaurant in Jupiter, Florida, are being sued for the wrongful death of an employee, who after working a shift in December drank alcohol at the restaurant before being killed in a car crash.

Tonto Dikeh hints on plans to get new boobs for birthday

Controversial Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, on Tuesday, hinted on her desire to get a new set of boobs for her birthday which comes up on June 9.
Alex Lacamoire, Missy Elliot and Justin Timberlake were awarded honorary doctorates on Saturday from Berklee College of Music.

Justin Timberlake, Missy Elliott receive honorary doctorate degrees

American singers Justin Timberlake and Missy Elliott have been honoured with doctor of music degrees by Berklee College of Music, Massachusetts.
Adebayo Salami aka Oga Bello

Oga Bello: I don’t want my mother to bury me

Actor Adebayo Salami, popularly known as ‘Oga Bello,’ has said that his biggest fear was that he does not want his 104-year-old mother to bury him.
Nse Ikpe-Etim

Nse Ikpe-Etim: Why I removed my womb

Popular Nollywood actress Nse Ikpe-Etim has revealed why she removed her womb.
Ghanaian actor Chris Attoh has been thrown into a state of mourning following the death of his wife, Bettie Jennifer, who was shot dead while leaving her office in Maryland in the United States of America.

Chris Attoh’s wife Bettie Jennifer shot dead in US

Ghanaian actor Chris Attoh has been thrown into a state of mourning following the death of his wife, Bettie Jennifer, who was shot dead while leaving her office in Maryland in the United States of America.
FILE PHOTO- Former England midfielder David Beckham in Paris, France, October 2, 2018. REUTERS-Regis Duvignau-File Photo

David Beckham gets driving ban for using phone

Former England national football team captain David Beckham has been banned from driving for six months after admitting on Thursday to using his mobile phone while driving.
Britain’s Prince Harry returned to work on Thursday, three days after the birth of his son, to mark one year until the 2020 Invictus Games, the international sporting event he founded for military personnel wounded in action.

Prince Harry back at work after son Archie’s birth

Britain’s Prince Harry returned to work on Thursday, three days after the birth of his son, to mark one year until the 2020 Invictus Games, the international sporting event he founded for military personnel wounded in action.
Danny Baker

BBC fires presenter following chimpanzee tweet about British royal baby

The BBC has fired a presenter who tweeted an image of a chimpanzee dressed in clothes with the caption “Royal Baby leaves hospital’’.
Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor

Harry, Meghan name son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, the duchess of Sussex, have named their two-day-old son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor after showing him to the public for the first time on Wednesday.

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The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, on Sunday, said Nigerians should expect better service delivery from the ninth National Assembly.

Speaker Gbajabiamila: We will perform better than eighth House

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, on Sunday, said Nigerians should expect better service delivery from the ninth National Assembly.
Innocent Chukwuma Innoson

Court issues bench warrant for arrest of Innosson boss

The Federal High Court in Lagos has issued a bench warrant for the arrest and production in court of Chief Executive Officer, CEO, of Innosson Nigeria Ltd, Innocent Chukwuma, and two others, over alleged fraud.
Ahmed Musa leads Super Eagles to 2019 AFCON

Afcon: Why I started from the bench against Burundi – Ahmed Musa

Super Eagles forward Ahmed Musa has explained why he did not start the Africa Cup of Nations opener against Burundi on Saturday evening, admitting that he was not fully fit.

Central bank governor unveils agenda for economy, to recapitalise banks

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr Godwin Emefiele, on Monday unveiled his economic blueprint for the country, promising to recapitalise banks within the next five years to make them contribute significantly to economic growth.
The Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR) has pledged to collaborate with the Nigerian Army Resource Centre (NARC) to find practical solutions to insecurity confronting the country.

General Buratai: Nigerian Army’ll fish out the bad eggs

The Chief of the Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Buratai, has said that the army would do “all that is necessary to fish out any bad eggs” whose willingness to remain in the service has waned.
The National Economic Council (NEC) on Thursday set up a Security and Policing Committee to address the challenge of banditry, kidnapping, cultism and other security issues confronting the country.