Day: January 1, 2021

IKA North East Ward 2 Emerges Champions of Sen. Okowa Football Tournament

IKA North East Ward 2 defeated Ika South Ward 2 to clinch the trophy in the finals of the Sen Okowa Annual Football Tournament at the Agbor Township Stadium. The finals watched about a full capacity crowd with Hon Chuky Dandy, member of the Delta State House of Assembly representing the Governor of the State […]

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Mageeco Street Soccer Talents Hunt Holds In Lagos

Magecco Sports World Limited has concluded all arrangements to organize Mageeco Street Soccer Talents Hunt which commences 8, January 2021 at Ilepako playground, Oke-Koto, Agege, Lagos. The match coordinator, Prince Ayobamidele Agama said the talents hunt would feature players from U-10, 13 and 15 categories.The essence of the talents hunt according to Agama is to […]

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Impact Of AFCFTA On Africa’s Sports Industry

By Musa Sunusi Ahmad Expanding in an emerging global economy, the sports industry reached a value of nearly US$488.5 billion in 2018 and Africa is one of the biggest contributors especially in TV consumption, merchandises, and exporting(acquisition) of talent, that now estimated to be worth over $500 billion and expected to reach $614.1 billion by […]

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BBNaija’s Dorathy is celebrating Body Positivity with a New Lingerie Line

BBNaija 2020 ex-housemate, Dorathy Bachor has just launched her lingerie line “to solve the lingering problem of finding the perfect lingerie for not only full chested women but every woman”. Sharing the details of her new lingerie line “MFC Lingerie” (My Full Chest) Dorathy says: It’s the beginning of a new year and I’m super excited. […]

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What to watch on New Year’s Day 2021 to get over your 2020 hangover

Good riddance. The most difficult year in recent memory is finally over — and there’s no better way to ring in the New Year than to spend the first day of 2021 on a TV marathon. From old favorites to new specials, here are the essential programs to look out for.  “Cobra Kai” (Netflix)  “Cobra […]

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Horror! How Eight Youths Were Found Dead In New Year’s Eve Gas Tragedy

File photo No less than eight men and women have been found dead in a cottage in Bosnia, sparking some stir in the area. They were found dead in an apparent carbon monoxide poisoning during a New Year’s Eve celebration. Police spokeswoman Martina Medic said officers responded to a call at about 10am local time […]

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Nengi, Moyo Lawal, Mercy Aigbe Mustapha Sholagbade And 2 Other Nigerian Celebrities Who Celebrated Their Birthdays today, January 1st 2021

Today, January 1 is not only for New Year Celebration but it is coupled with some birthday celebrations of some stars. These celebrities in Nigeria are blessed to have their birthdays coinciding with a special day celebration. Mercy Aigbe, Rebecca Nengi Hampson, Moyo Lawal, Venita Akpofure, Mustapha Sholagbade Ololade and Ibrahim Yekini Abiodun turned a new […]

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Pregnant influencer Emily Mitchell dead at 36

Influencer Emily Mitchell, who was expecting her fifth child, passed away suddenly this week, her family confirmed. The Rhode Island-based blogger, who ran the Hidden Way Instagram account, died three days before Christmas, along with her unborn child. Her family said she was eating breakfast on Dec. 22 when she “became unresponsive.” Emily Mitchell, pictured […]

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BREAKING: US Congress Votes To Override Trump Veto Of Defense Bill

BREAKING: US Congress Votes To Override Trump Veto Of Defense Bill

In this file photo taken on December 3, 2020 US President Donald Trump speaks before awarding the Presidential Medal of Freedom to retired football coach Lou Holtz in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC. Brendan Smialowski / AFP   The US Congress on Friday dealt Donald Trump a humiliating blow, voting […]

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S’West PDP hails Prof Wale Oladipo at 62

From Priscilla Ediare, Ado-Ekiti The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the South-West has extolled the virtues of the party’s former National Secretary, Prof Abiodun Adewale Oladipo, describing him as a reference point in public service as well political and professional practice. South-West Zonal Director of Media and Publicity, Lere Olayinka, in a release on Friday, […]

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2020 was an absolute bloodbath for box offices

Last year had some seriously reel effects on the movie industry. Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic — and at a time when many movie theaters weren’t open — North American box offices are anticipated to hit a shocking new low. Following five years of annual ticket sales in excess of $11 billion, they’re expected to […]

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“Fix Us“, “Heroes of Africa” & Temi Otedola win at the 2020 Ghana Movie Awards | See the Full Winners List

2020 Ghana Movie Awards held virtually on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, to award deserving filmmakers. The event was a celebration of Ghollywood and Nollywood with stars from both the Nigerian and Ghanaian movie industries being recognized for their great talent. Habiba Sinare and Umar Klupp film “18”, Yvonne Nelson’s “Fix Us“, “Ogbozo“, and Frank Gharbin’s film “Heroes […]

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Nigerian-American Osaremen Okolo appointed as Joe Biden’s COVID-19 Policy Adviser

US President-elect, Joe Biden has appointed former senior health policy advisor to US representative Jan Schakowsky of Illinois, Osaremen Okolo, as the COVID-19 Policy Adviser. Osaremen was among the 100 names announced as additional members of the White House staff by the Biden transition team. According to Joe Biden, Osaremen Okolo and other members of […]

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New Video: Fatai William – Okay Okay

As a follow-up to his last smash single “Jubadi“, emerging superstar, Fatai William aka 8figure is back with another video shot in Denver Colorado titled “Okay Okay“. This is another testament that Fatai William is one to watch out for in 2021 as he continues to unlock new levels of greatness with “Okay Okay”. Watch […]

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Do You Know Her Real Name isn’t Chimamanda? Watch the First Part of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s “BlackBox Interview”

In part one of her “BlackBox Interview” with Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie opens up about her early years in Nsukka and their influence on her writing, her recreational interests, some thoughts on the creative scene in Nigeria, and the story behind her name. Watch the interview below: [embedded content]

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Highlights Of Davido’s 41 Achievements In 2020

Nigerian musician, David Adeleke who is known as Davido has penned down an adorable New Year message for his fans. Davido In the message, he blessed them saying their 2021 will be much better than their 2020 which was marred with a pandemic. Making the post, he wrote; “Happy New Years my people !!! 2021 […]

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Man gets wasted, legally changes name to Celine Dion

A Céline Dion superfan in the UK got drunk and legally changed his name to hers — then promptly forgot about it. But it’s all coming back to him now. The 30-year-old Céline Dion — née Thomas Dodd — told The Post that he came up with the idea while boozing it up and watching […]

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Shocking! 20-Year-Old Man Allegedly Cuts Off Private Part Of 6-Year-Old Girl For Ritual In Bauchi

The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Ahmed Wakil, disclosed this in a statement made available to journalists in Bauchi on Friday. File photo A 20-year-old man has been arrested by the Bauchi State Police Command. The man was nabbed for allegedly cutting off the private part of a six-year-old child for suspected ritual […]

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#BBNaija : Fans buy Nengi a Range Rover on her birthday

BBNaija star, Nengi Hampson, turns a year older today January 1. In celebration of her new age, her fans popularly known as Ninjas, went all out and got her a RANGE ROVER!!! These BBNaija fans are not here to joke when it comes to supporting their faves and this is testament to that fact. Nengi […]

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Fans are losing their minds over Justin Bieber’s NSFW underwear video

The internet is freaking out over a very revealing video of Justin Bieber getting his tattoos covered up. On New Year’s Day, Bieber, 26, released the music video for his song “Anyone,” where he plays a boxer with no tattoos. The Biebs shared a behind-the-scenes video of him in Calvin Klein tighty-whities getting his ink […]

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