Day: January 19, 2022

AFCON 2021: Buhari hails Super Eagles

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Super Eagles of Nigeria for keeping hope alive in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cameroon by winning all their group matches and advancing to the second round of the tournament in grand style. The President in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and […]

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Listen to Episode 14 of the ‘Marchand and Ourand Sports Media Podcast’

Marchand and Ourand dissect Drew Brees’ underwhelming performance as NBC’s game analyst on the Raiders-Bengals game. They also speculate on the future of the “Monday Night Football” booth after Steve Levy, Brian Griese and Louis Riddick called their final game of the season. Other topics include: will conference commissioners expand the College Football Playoff; what […]

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Letters to the Editor — Jan. 20, 2022

“The fear is rail,” Jan. 17). With the horrific murder of Michelle Alyssa Go, he has the chance to demonstrate exactly how he will address both violent crime and homelessness. Will he be the “law and order” mayor that he has promised to be? Or is that just the “perception” that he would like us […]

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Jason Mantzoukas Voices Sebastian Stan’s Penis in ‘Pam & Tommy’

Just when you thought Euphoria was bringing the heat with all the full frontal male nudity, get a kick out of this news about Pam & Tommy. Sebastian Stan, who plays Tommy Lee in the upcoming Hulu series, has opened up about another key role in the show: his penis. And it’s not simply a quick peek at […]

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‘RHOC’s Emily Simpson ‘Wasn’t Surprised’ By Vicki Gunvalson’s Breakup

RHOC’s Emily Simpson says she wasn’t surprised when she heard that Vicki Gunvalson had ended her engagement to Steve Lodge. “I wasn’t surprised [about their split] just because when we were at her engagement party I remember talking to Vicki’s brother and her brother told me at the engagement party that they were never gonna […]

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Adult Film Star Jenna Jameson Does Not Have Guillain-Barré Syndrome

After reports that adult film star Jenna Jameson had been hospitalized with Guillain-Barré syndrome, sources now say that although she is in hospital, she does not have the syndrome. “Jenna is still in the hospital. She doesn’t have the Guillain-Barré syndrome,” her partner Lior Bitton said in a video posted on Jameson’s Instagram. “It was […]

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FEC approves N75.78bn contracts for FCT, erosion control

The Federal Executive Council, on Wednesday, approved contract awards for various projects in the Federal Capital Territory, flood control in the six geo-political zones as well as for the Ministry of Transportation with a combined worth of about N75.78bn. The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, alongside his FCT and Transportation counterparts, Mohammed Bello […]

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Actress Genevieve Nnaji unfollows everyone on Instagram

Veteran Actress, Genevieve Nnaji has left her fans perplexed after she unfollowed everyone on Instagram. As of Wednesday evening, the movie star’s Instagram page shows that she currently follows no other accounts. She has over 8 million followers. While the reason for Genevieve’s unfollow spree remains unknown, unfollowing her close colleagues has raised eyebrows on social […]

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Robbers attack man after withdrawing money from bank in Niger state, reportedly make away with N10m

A man in Niger state has been left in distress after dare-devil armed robbers attacked him and reportedly made away with N10m he withdrew from a bank. Reports gathered, indicate that the unfortunate occurence happened along Bosso road in Minna around 9:am on Wednesday morning, January 19. According to one Comr Lanre Sadiq, the gang […]

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AFCON 2021: Umar, Ekong score as Nigeria beat Guinea Bissau

Nigeria defeated Guinea Bissau 2-0 in their Group D encounter at the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday in Garoua, Cameroon. William Troost-Ekong scored Nigeria’s second goal against Guinea Bissau after a sensational dribble by Moses Simon in the 75th minute. Simon’s shot hit the bar after he dribbled three opponents before Ekong scored from […]

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DJ Spinall Premieres Highly Awaited Visuals For Adekunle Gold-Featured ‘Cloud 9’ (Watch)

Versatile Nigerian disc jockey Spinall dishes out the video for Adekunle Gold-featured trending song, ‘Cloud 9’. DJ Spinall employed the services of Afropop singer, Adekunle Gold, to pour his serenading lyrics into the song. The video for ‘Cloud 9’ enjoyed an Afro-centric treatment similar to Spinall and Adekunle Gold’s notable styles. Enviable fashion sense, fresh […]

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Biden nominates Jane Hartley as ambassador to UK, while Ukraine still lacks one

The White House praised Hartley’s work for strengthening the U.S.-France bilateral relationship.AP Previously, Hartley acted as the CEO of Observation Group, an international economic and political advisory firm as well as the CEO of the G-7 Group.  Currently, the former France ambassador is a member of the Visiting Committee of the Kennedy School at Harvard […]

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Dakota Fanning and Diana Silvers on Their Favorite ‘No Makeup Makeup’ Products

All products and services featured by Variety are independently selected by Variety editors. However, Variety may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. Dakota Fanning’s makeup journey began at an age 5, getting her face done professionally for on-screen roles for […]

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Prince Andrew won’t come to US for sex-assault testimony, sources say

Embattled Prince Andrew will not travel to New York to give testimony in his sex assault lawsuit, multiple sources have told The Post. The Duke of York — who was stripped of his military titles and HRH styling by his mother, Queen Elizabeth — will instead give a deposition to be transmitted live from London, […]

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Katt Williams Roasts Michael Blackson For Claiming MLK Jr. Had A ‘White Side Chick’

Katt Williams called out Michael Blackson after the comedian claimed that Martin Luther King Jr. had “a white side chick.” “I don’t mean to start no sheet but I heard that Martin Luther King had a white side chick. Is it true,” Blackson tweeted. “I’m just a beechn*gga from a little village so please let […]

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Hilary Duff Talks ‘How I Met Your Father’ and Why She’s Still Hopeful For a ‘Lizzie McGuire’ Revival

Welcome to this week’s “Just for Variety.” Hilary Duff‘s much-anticipated revival of “Lizzie McGuire” may have fallen apart a little more than a year ago, but all hope isn’t lost. “I don’t think it’s dead, and I don’t think it’s alive,” Duff tells me on this week’s “Just for Variety” podcast. “I think it’s just […]

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NBC Delays ‘American Song Contest’ Over COVID Concerns; ‘AGT: Extreme’ Debuts Next Month

NBC has pushed “American Song Contest,” its ambitious U.S. take on the legendary Eurovision Song Contest, back a month in order to give the production more time to handle COVID concerns when it comes to having a live audience. “American Song Contest” will now premiere on Monday, March 21 at 8 p.m. ET, and air […]

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Actress Linda Osifo Cries Out From Canada As She’s Forced To Shovel Massive Heap Of Snow (Video)

Linda Osifo Nollywood actress, Linda Osifo has cried out over an experience she’s currently having in faraway Canada. It was gathered that the movie star was overwhelmed after arriving the country with snow covering almost every where. She took to her Instagram page to lament and wrote: “This was not what I planned!  A whole […]

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Watch Fiokee, Bella Shmurda Lavish Money In Video For ‘Personal’

Respected Nigerian guitarist, Fiokee, has dropped the official music video for ‘Personal’, featuring rising star Bella Shmurda. The video sees both Fiokee and Bella Shmurda enjoy themselves while chilling around beautiful ladies in different locations where the flick was shot. Fiokee does his thing, playing the guitar with great enthusiasm. The instrumentalist obviously relished the […]

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