Day: January 12, 2022

Adeboye Wins Cool Wealth Award

Senior special adviser on Sports to governor of Lagos state, Adeboye Anthony Adeyinka has added another award to his illustrious awards cabinet, as he won the most prominent Sports Administrator award organised by cool wealth awards. The very graciously packaged event which took place at the excellence hotel, ogba, Lagos state, saw the high and […]

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Nigeria Are tipped As Early Favourites To Win AFCON After Commanding Victory Against Egypt, Social Media Reacts

After the commanding display against seven times AFCON winner Egypt, Nigeria has been widely praised on social media following their opening clash victory in Group D. Having dominated throughout, the Super Eagles netted the only goal of the game through Kelechi Iheanacho’s superb volley assisted by Ranger’s Joe Aribo, with Mohamed Salah’s side failing to […]

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Benue State Kick Starts 2022 With U18 Tournament For Girls

Hope rises for kids in Benue State whose ambition is to take basketball as a profession as the Benue State Basketball Association has concluded plans for the 2022 u-18 Girls Tournament. The three day event starts on Thursday, 13th, January at the basketball court inside the Aper Aku Stadium, Makurdi. This initiative tagged “Catch them […]

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Ben Affleck Says Matt Damon Helped Save His Career After Bad ‘Justice League’ Experience

Ben Affleck revealed to Entertainment Weekly in a recent interview that close friend and film collaborator Matt Damon played a key role in getting him to reshape his career following the rock bottom experience of working on “Justice League.” Affleck called Damon “a principal influence” on his decision to draw a line in the sand […]

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Joe Benigno returning for WFAN guest spot

Joe Benigno will return to WFAN airwaves on Thursday. Brandon Tierney, co-host of WFAN midday program “Tiki & Tierney” with Tiki Barber, announced the New York sports radio legend will be on tomorrow’s program. “When things slow down (Giants!), going to mix in some of the former midday voices and pay homage to the history […]

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Ronnie Spector, rock icon behind ‘Be My Baby’ and ex of Phil Spector, dead at 78

Ronnie Spector, the powerhouse vocalist behind the 60s rock band the Ronettes, died on Wednesday at 78. “Our beloved earth angel, Ronnie, peacefully left this world today,” her family wrote in a statement, adding that the star lost a brief battle with cancer. “She was with family and in the arms of her husband, Jonathan.” […]

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Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Dear Mother’ on Netflix, an Existential French Farce That Challenges Good Taste

Netflix movie Dear Mother is oh, so painfully French: It premiered at the Cannes Film Festival; it’s directed by and stars Laurent Lafitte, who went toe-to-toe with Isabelle Huppert in Elle; and it’s an existential farce, as if the Farrelly brothers circa ’98 were obsessed with Jean-Paul Sartre. Let’s just get right down to the […]

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“Kings Of Napa” Exclusive: Isiah Whitlock Jr. Speaks On Shocking “Moment At The Dinner Table” In Premiere Episode!

Warning — spoilers ahead! Source: Courtesy / Courtesy Did you catch the premiere of OWN’s new series “Kings of Napa” Tuesday night? The series follows a successful Black family who own and operate their own prosperous vineyard in Northern California and the series stars none other than Isiah Whitlock Jr. as the family patriarch, Reggie […]

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Dismissed: Jennifer Hough Voluntarily Tosses $20M Nicki Minaj Harassment Lawsuit, Kenneth Petty’s Still Pending

Bossip Video Source: Robert Kamau / Getty Nicki Minaj is reportedly in the clear in regards to the harassment lawsuit brought forth against her by Jennifer Hough. New documents from the lawsuit have surfaced online from TheJasmineBRAND reportedly showing that Hough voluntarily dropped it, although Nicki’s husband’s case is still pending. So far, a reason has […]

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LisaRaye Shades Ari Fletcher For ‘Immature’ & ‘Out Of Line’ Domestic Violence Comments That Allegedly Got Her Savage X Fenty Ambassadorship Pulled

Bossip Video “That’s the difference between a social media influencer and a celebrity…”  Source: Prince Williams / Getty 26-year-old social media star Ari Fletcher is still getting slammed with backlash following her disparaging remarks about victims of domestic violence. Fans of Rihanna have since praised the star for swiftly dropping the influencer from Savage X […]

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BOSSIP Horoscopes: Here’s What’s In The Stars For You! 2022 Astrological Forecast By Psychic Zya

Bossip Video Happy New Year! One week down and 51 to go… Source: iOne Digital / Tommy de Yampert If you’ve already been enjoying our weekly astrological forecasts, courtesy of our favorite — Psychic Zya, you’re in for a real treat. Zya was kind enough to share her predictions for the year ahead. Make sure […]

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‘Yellowstone’ Producer on When to Expect Season 5, and How Its SAG Nomination Proves the Show Has Finally Conquered ‘All of the U.S.’

Most hit shows begin to see their ratings and awards recognition erode by Season 4. But for “Yellowstone,” it’s only beginning. With a SAG Awards nomination for drama ensemble — the show’s first major kudos nod — executive producer David Glasser told Variety on Wednesday that he, showrunner Taylor Sheridan and the other keepers of […]

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Embattled Barstool founder Dave Portnoy buys in the Hamptons

the Real Deal reported.  Compass brokers Matt Breitenbach and Greg Gould repped both sides of the off-market deal and declined to comment. 

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RJ Barrett player prop bets for Knicks vs. Mavericks, January 12

The New York Knicks and RJ Barrett will face the Dallas Mavericks at 7:30 PM ET on Wednesday. If you’re looking to make predictions on Barrett’s performance, we take a look at all of his available prop bets, trends and stats here. Game and Prop Info Matchup: New York Knicks vs. Dallas Mavericks Time: 7:30 […]

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Ronnie Spector, Girl Group Icon and Leader of the Ronettes, Dies at 78

Ronnie Spector, whose hard-edged yet tremulous voice soared on the Ronettes’ girl-group hits of the early ‘60s, died on Wednesday of cancer. She was 78. “Our beloved earth angel, Ronnie, peacefully left this world today after a brief battle with cancer. She was with family and in the arms of her husband, Jonathan,” reads a […]

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What ‘Don’t Look Up’ and ‘House of Gucci’s’ Robust BAFTA Hauls Say About the Oscar Race

With SAG Awards nominations and now the BAFTA longlist, two critical groups that overlap with Oscar membership have weighed in on the awards season. First, not to be confused with actual nominations, the BAFTA Awards released its longlists across 24 categories, each having varying numbers and methods to determining them, depending on the voting chapter. Proving […]

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Arresting De General, a waste of taxpayers’ money, says comedian Basketmouth

Bright Okpocha, professionally known as Basketmouth, a Nigerian comedian, has said that the arrest of a skit maker, De General, was a waste of taxpayers’ money. The skit creator, who was born Sunday Joshua, was earlier arrested by officers from the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, who invaded his home in the early hours of […]

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PDP screens six aspirants for Osun governorship election

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday said six aspirants were screened for the Osun governorship election scheduled for July 16. Mohammed Adoke, the chairman, Osun PDP Governorship Screening Committee, disclosed this while speaking with journalists at the party’s national secretariat in Abuja. Mr Adoke said that all the six aspirants who turned out for […]

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Arik Air rubbishes actress Uche Elendu’s crash claims, says airplane landed safely

Arik Air, a Nigerian airline, has issued a statement refuting accusations that one of its planes crashed on Wednesday owing to a technical issue. Uche Elendu, a Nigerian actress, took to Instagram on Wednesday to recount the episode, which saw her and other passengers return to Lagos after the defective jet was forced to do […]

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