Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Nigeria records 156 new COVID-19 infections, total now 164,912 .

 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 156 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 164,912.The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Tuesday.“156 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-50, Enugu-43, Adamawa-40, FCT-8, Ogun-5, Akwa Ibom-3, Plateau-3, Jigawa-1, Kaduna-1, Oyo-1, Rivers-1.

Tribune Newspaper

Fascinating facts about Kensington Palace and its royal residents

Everyone knows that the Queen Elizabeth lives in the extravagant Buckingham Palace, but Kensington Palace is where the real action is!For centuries  it's been home for the senior royals


Athletes to undergo daily COVID-19 tests during Tokyo Games

 Athletes and all those in close contact with them will be tested every day during the Tokyo Olympic Games, organisers announced in Tokyo on Wednesday.

The Nation

Laila Charani gushes over co-wife, Regina Daniels’ photos

 Laila charani, one of the co-wives of Nollywood diva, Regina Daniels, gushes over the photos of the actress following her surgery.


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‘Our Nation Is Burning; I Can’t Sleep’ – Kiddwaya

 Popular reality TV star, Terseer Waya, alias Kiddwaya has revealed that he couldn’t sleep as he has been in tears over the state of affairs in the country.


Tristan Thompson Accused Of Cheating On Khloe Kardashian Again

 NBA star, Tristan Thompson has been accused yet again of cheating on Khloe Kardashian.


2face Idibia speaks after his daughter denied being his look-alike

 Popular singer, 2face Idibia has penned down a lovely birthday message to his first child, Ehi, as she clocks 15.


Warriors miss golden opportunity to close gap on Mavericks, who stay out of play-in tournament for time being

 Coming into Tuesday night, the Warriors, the West's current No. 10 seed, were well within range of the No. 6 Mavericks, just three games back in the loss column. A Warriors victory would've closed the gap to two and given them the tiebreaker. 


Justin Bieber Accused Of Cultural Appropriation After Debuting New Dreadlocks

Justin Bieber has been accused of cultural appropriation after he shared pictures of himself sporting dreadlocks.


Actress Iyabo dragged for encouraging her daughter dress seductively

Netizens on Instagram took it upon themselves to police Priscilla’s outfit as they dragged actress Iyabo Ojo over a comment she made on her daughter’s recent photos.


Russian lady inks tattoos of Flavour’s face, says he is the best singer

 According to the Moscow-based white lady who showed off her tattoos in a video making rounds on social media, she got the first tattoo of the singer’s face on her shoulder in 2015.


David and Victoria Beckham return to the UK


David and Victoria Beckham have returned to their home in The Cotswolds, UK amid the coronavirus pandemic after enjoying a holiday in Miami.


Grieving husband carries his wife's body TWO MILES to a burial ground after she died of Covid .

A grieving husband has been filmed carrying his dead wife's body two miles through the streets so she could be buried after she died of Covid. 

Daily Mail

Pornhub CEO’S Mansion Goes Up In Flames In Suspected

 A mansion owned by Feras Antoon, a Pornhub executive, was torched in a suspected arson case last night.


Cannabis Activist Here's a Joint with Your Covid-19 Jab ... Happy 420, NYC!!

 There's a huge crowd of COVID-19 vaccinated New Yorkers lining up for free weed on the unofficial marijuana holiday ... and if this doesn't convince people to get the shot, these stoners don't know what will!!!


Man cries out after getting arrested by SARS over possession of ‘condom’

 Young man calls out for help after allegedly getting picked up by men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) for having a pack of condom on him.


DJ Envy Criticized for Defending Actions of Cop Who Fatally Shot 16-Year-Old Ma’Khia Bryant

For the fifth time, the Breakfast Club team welcomed Dr. Umar Johnson—who’s been widely criticized for telling people to skip out on the COVID-19 vaccine, as well as his massively detrimental pushing of homophobic messages—to the show.


Michael Jackson Sexual Abuse Lawsuit Thrown Out By Judge


A judge dismissed a sexual abuse lawsuit brought against Michael Jackson’s estate Monday.


Queen Elizabeth II Smiles Brightly As She Returns To Work For First Time Since Prince Philip’s Death

 QUEEN ELIZABETH II looked so pleased to return to her work after her two-week mourning period, following the death of her husband, Prince Philip, on April 9.

Hollywood Life

Naomi Osaka Is Now a Beauty Brand CEO

 Tennis star Naomi Osaka has already conquered tennis, so now she's looking to take over the world of skincare for people of color.


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Alleged Killer of Chief Keef Associate Tray Savage Arrested


A man has been arrested in connection to the murder of Chief Keef’s associate Tray Savage


Bayern Munich appoint Nagelsmann new coach

 Bayern Munich have announced that Julian Nagelsmann is to become their new manager, with the Bundesliga champions reportedly paying up to €25 million (£22m/$30m) compensation to RB Leipzig to land the highly-rated coach on a five-year contract.

The Nation

Two feared dead as cyclists clash with thugs in Lagos


Two persons were yesterday feared killed and several others injured after a clash between commercial motorcyclists and tax collectors.

The Nation

Driver flees after crushing two motorcyclists to death(GRAPHIC)

 A commercial bus driver conveying passengers from Abuja fled for his life after crushing two motor-cyclists to death.

The Nation

It had to be Davido – Teni

 Singer, songwriter and entertainer Teniola Apata, popularly known as Teni reveals in a live chat why she featured just Davido in her very first album.

The Nation

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Tiwa Savage finally reacts to pregnancy rumour


Singer and songwriter Tiwatope Savage, popularly known as Tiwa Savage has finally, though without words, debunked rumours making rounds on social media by showing off her stomach on her trip to Miami with her son.

The Nation

Tacha Heavily Dragged for Saying Her Boo, Footballer Iheanacho Has Done More for Nigerians Than the Government .


Big Brother Naija star, Tacha, has got people talking on social media after she made a statement about a footballer, Iheanacho .


Davido Splashes Millions on ‘Blinding’ Customised Jewellery for Right Hand Man, Black Tycoone .

Top Nigerian singer, Davido, has been known to make generosity his watchword especially when it comes to his crew .


Nigerians to Pay More Money As NERC Plans to Increase Electricity Tariffs in July .

 If the tariff review promised by NERC is implemented, then Nigeriana are likely to pay more for electricity .


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IPOB lands Channels TV in trouble as NBC orders suspension of ‘Politics Today’

 One of Channels TV programmes have been suspended by the federal government through National Broadcasting Commission .


3-year-old shot and killed at his birthday party in Florida

 A 3-year-old who was celebrating his birthday was shot and killed in Miami-Dade County over the weekend. Now, police are offering a $15,000 reward for information on the shooter.


Nigerian troops suffer heavy losses in drawn-out battles with jihadists

 At least 31 Nigerian soldiers were killed when jihadists ambushed a military convoy escorting weapons and overran a base in northeast Nigeria's Borno state at the weekend, two military officers said on Monday.


A beachgoer finds $1.5 million in cocaine along the shore. In South Florida, this is not odd

 A nostalgic memory for longtime South Florida beachgoers: the image of someone strolling the shoreline with a metal detector in hand, waving it along the sand. You seldom saw them find anything of value — maybe some coins, a beer can pop top or, if lucky, perhaps a ring — but it looked like a good exercise, anyway.

Miami Herald

Pretty Ricky singer Baby Blue gives update after being shot at Davie bowling alley

 After being shot in the shoulder outside Sparez bowling alley in Davie last week, the Pretty Ricky singer is on the road to recovery.

Miami Herald

Miami private school Centner Academy won’t employ vaccinated teachers, staff

 A private school with two campuses in Miami has warned its staff against taking vaccines that prevent COVID-19, saying it will not employ anyone who has been inoculated and spreading misinformation about the potential risks of vaccination.

Miami Herald

Beyoncé Shares New Childhood Footage for Upcoming Ivy Park Campaign .

 Fans love getting an inside look at Beyoncé's upbringing and the R&B star has shared some new footage from her childhood. Queen B is launching a new campaign for her Ivy Park line and the slogan for the campaign is "Impossible is nothing." 


Monday, April 26, 2021

Nigeria records 35 new COVID-19 infections, total now 164,719 .

 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 35 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 164,719.The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Sunday.“35 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-18 Rivers-7 Oyo-6 FCT-2 Ekiti-1 Kaduna-1.”

Tribune Newspaper

Elon Musk Admits Some People Might Die In The Journey To Mars

 Elon Musk admits ‘a bunch of people will probably die’ during SpaceX’s initial voyages to Mars but has insisted it will be a ‘glorious adventure and amazing experience’.


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Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Other Soft Drinks Increase Price amid Bigi's Distribution cut .

 Amid inflation and declining purchasing power among consumers, Nigerian soft drink manufacturers have increased prices .


Kanye West Sneakers Sold For Record $1.8M At Auction

A pair of Nike Air Yeezy 1s worn by rapper Kanye West sold for $1.8 million, triple the previous record for sneakers, Sotheby’s said Monday.


Sir Anthony Hopkins Becomes The Oldest Man To Win An Oscar

 Anthony Hopkins won the Best Actor honor at Sunday’s Academy Awards for his starring role in The Father. 


Nengi beats Erica to become the Online Influencer of the year

Popular reality star, Nengi Rebecca Hampson is announced as the winner of the Online Influencer of the year at the 2021 Gage Awards event.

Alber Elbaz Has Passed Away

 Beloved designer Alber Elbaz, best known for his revival of Lanvin and, more recently, his new line AZ Factory, has died at 59 following a weeks-long battle with Covid.


Man's Company Turns Waste Banana Stems into Fine Rugs, Baskets, other Materials, Video Causes Frenzy .

 A man, Kimani Muturi, started a company to 'revolutionise' the usefulness of banana stems.- With an outfit called Texfad, the stems are turned into materials handwoven into rugs and baskets.. Kimani said interns who come to learn get the process very fast because what they do is not rocket science .


A mayor who raped a junior staff member in his office continues to run the town from his prison cell

 Opposition leaders and feminist groups in France have protested over a local town mayor convicted of rape who has been allowed to continue running his municipality of 30,000 people from a prison cell.