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Pop star Justin Bieber hits photographer with car

Justin Bieber left a photographer with minor injuries after accidentally striking him with his vehicle near Los Angeles, police said Thursday.

MTV taps Katy Perry to host VMAs

Katy Perry will host this year’s MTV Video Music Awards, the network announced Thursday, as it turned to one of pop music’s most visible stars for its big gala.

Fela still relevant 20 years after his death – Nollywood actor

Popular Nollywood actor and TV personality Segun Arinze says Afro-beat legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, is still relevant 20 years after his death.

US editor who ‘rescued’ Anne Frank’s diary dies at 93

Judith Jones, the legendary editor who rescued Anne Frank’s diary from a US publisher’s rejection pile, died on Wednesday. She was 93.

Fela Kuti celebrated 20 years after death

It is exactly 20 years since Nigerian music legend and Afrobeat pioneer Fela Anikulapo Kuti died on August 2, 1997 at the age of 58.

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Femi Fani-Kayode: Gbenga Daniel dumping Atiku Abubakar, PDP is tragic

A chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Femi Fani-Kayode on Monday said the decision of Gbenga Daniel to dump the party at the time it was challenging the presidential election result was tragic.
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Lionel Messi hits hat-trick as Barcelona torment Real Betis

Lionel Messi was lauded by opposition supporters on Sunday after he scored an outstanding hat-trick in Barcelona’s 4-1 win at Real Betis.

New Zealand shooting: Firms consider pulling ads from social media

Some New Zealand companies are weighing whether to advertise on social media as two industry groups urged them not to in the wake of recent mass shooting in Christchurch that was live-streamed on Facebook and redistributed on other platforms.

BBC demands investigation of attack on reporter

After losing the presidential election and governorship election in Lagos State, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is embroiled in another controversy over the alleged assault on a British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) reporter in Lagos, Ajoke Ulohotse.

Justice Onnoghen’s case resumes at Code of Conduct tribunal

Suspended Chief of Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, resumes trial at Code of Conduct Tribunal on Monday.