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British minister Michael Gove apologises for Harvey Weinstein ‘joke’ on live radio

A British minister apologised “unreservedly” on Saturday after making a joke about disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein on a live BBC radio show.

Hollywood actress Annabella Sciorra claims she was violently raped by Harvey Weinstein

Allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, have taken a dangerous dimension, and this time around, an actress Annabella Sciorra, claims she was violently raped.

Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein accuser Rose McGowan urges women to fight back

Rose McGowan, one of the first actresses to accuse fallen movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of rape, decried Friday what she called a pervasive culture of sexual misconduct in Hollywood and urged women to fight back.

Paul Newman’s watch auctioned for record $17.8m

A constant beloved companion of Paul Newman for years, the late Hollywood star’s Rolex has sold for $17.8 million, setting a world auction record for a wristwatch, Phillips said Friday.

Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein sues own company to access ‘exonerating’ emails

Harvey Weinstein is suing his own company to gain access to emails "exonerating" him from sexual assault accusations.

Five women accuse journalist Mark Halperin of sexual harassment

Five women have accused veteran journalist Mark Halperin of sexually harassing them while he was in a powerful position at ABC News.

Psquare split: We’ve been fighting for four years – Peter Okoye

Peter Okoye says there has been an ongoing family squabble between himself and brothers Jude and Paul for “four years” despite remaining united for the sake of Psquare.

Porsche settles wrongful death lawsuit with Paul Walker’s daughter Meadow

Porsche said Wednesday it reached a settlement with the teenage daughter of “The Fast and the Furious” star Paul Walker in a wrongful death suit over the actor’s death in a fiery crash.

Hollywood actor Robert Guillaume passes on at 89

Actor Robert Guillaume, best known for his role in the TV series “Benson,” died Tuesday at his home in Los Angeles. He was 89.

US celebrity chef John Besh resigns over sexual harassment allegations

Celebrity chef John Besh, who as the face of New Orleans cuisine fed world leaders and appeared on American TV programs, has stepped down from his company after women complained that sexual harassment was rife at his restaurants.

Tonto Dikeh threatens law suit over ‘edited video’ of fracas with ex-husband Olakunle Churchill

Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, has said she would sue any media platform or social blog that publishes an “edited video clip” set to be released by her ex-husband, Olakunle Churchill.

Singer Mr 2Kay robbed at gunpoint in hotel room

Nigerian singer, Abinye David Jumbo, popularly known as Mr 2Kay was reportedly robbed at gunpoint in his hotel room on Sunday, October 22, 2017.

Pope Emeritus Benedict not sick – brother

The brother of Benedict XVI, Georg Ratzinger, has denied reports that the pope emeritus is seriously ill.

Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein asked me for a naked massage – Lupita Nyong’o

American film producer, Harvey Weinstein, has been facing series of sexual assault accusations by Hollywood actresses for the past two weeks.

French film legend Danielle Darrieux dies aged 100

Danielle Darrieux, one of France’s most enduring and glamourous film stars despite her wartime collaboration with the Germans, has died aged 100 at her home near Paris, her partner said Thursday.

Rihanna, Usain Bolt power Puma to higher profit forecast

German sporting goods maker Puma on Wednesday lifted its full-year profit forecast for the third time in 2017, after a big-earning third quarter when celebrity partners like Rihanna and Usain Bolt dominated headlines.

US author George Saunders wins Man Booker Prize 2017

George Saunders has won the prestigious Man Booker Prize for fiction with his first novel, Lincoln In The Bardo.

Bill Gates tops Forbes wealthiest American list as Donald Trump’s fortune slides by $600m

America’s richest may be getting richer but President Donald Trump’s fortune has slid by $600 million to $3.1 billion, according to a list of 400 billionaires released by Forbes magazine on Tuesday.

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Gabon to be first African nation paid to fight deforestation

Gabon will become the first African country paid with international funds to preserve its forests in an effort to fight climate change, the United Nations said Sunday.
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Ogun may establish two additional universities

The Ogun State Government has revealed that it may establish two additional universities to address the agitation of the people of the Central and Western Senatorial districts respectively.

Kogi Speaker receives defectors into APC

The Speaker of Kogi State House Assembly, Hon. Mathew Kolawole, has formally received some members of the opposition parties who recently defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

‘Yahoo boy’ runs mad, strips self naked in Ekiti

There was drama on a major highway in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, when a young man suspected to be an Internet fraudster ran mad in full public glare on Sunday evening.

Bandits release 30 more captives in Zamfara

The peace efforts initiated by the Zamfara government have continued to yield more fruits with 30 additional captives released by bandits on Sunday, after eight months in captivity.