Author archives: Claire Ukah

Former Kano Governor, Ibrahim Shekarau, Gets Bail

A Federal High Court sitting in Kano has granted bail to the former State Governor, Ibrahim Shekarau. Shekarau was arraigned on Thursday by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) alongside two others; Aminu Bashir Wali and Mansur Ahmed before Justice Zainab Bage Abubakar over charges of alleged money laundering. They were arraigned on 6…

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Angela Bassett, Thandie Newton, Sandra Oh, Maggie Gyllenhaal Cover The Hollywood Reporter

Six Hollywood actresses; Angela Bassett, Claire Foy, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Elisabeth Moss, Thandie Newton and Sandra Oh are all featured on the cover of The Hollywood Reporter’s annual dramatic actress roundtable issue. For the issue, the actresses have a wide-ranging discussion that also hit on the politics of sex scenes, the power in producing and the parts that have warranted an easy and immediate “no.” and the gender pay…

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Game Of Thrones’ Star Emilia Clarke Covers Vanity Fair Magazine

Hollywood star Emilia Clarke, known widely for her role as Daenerys Targaryen on hit series Game of Thrones, graces the cover of Vanity Fair’s Summer 2018 issue. Speaking to the magazine’s Joanna Robinson, the actress talks about how she struggled to identify with her character as Qi’ra in upcoming movie, Solo: A Star Wars Story, how she felt shooting her last scene of Game of Thrones and more Read excerpts…

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Trump Calls Off Historic Summit With North Korea’s Kim Jong-un

United States president Donald Trump has pulled out of the historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, New York Times reports. The meeting, which was scheduled for June 12, was to be historic, as it was supposed to be the first meeting between a United States president and a North Korean leader. Trump had cited North Korea’s recent “tremendous anger…

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Morgan Freeman Apologises After Sexual Harassment Allegations

80-year-old actor Morgan Freeman has apologized after allegations of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior were made against him. 16 women spoke to CNN, detailing events of sexual harassment or inappropriate behavior they suffered while interacting with the actor. Freeman, according to Variety, quickly issued a statement, apologizing for his actions. He said: Anyone who knows me or has…

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16 Women Accuse Morgan Freeman Of Sexual Harassment & Inappropriate Behaviour

16 women have spoken to CNN, accusing Morgan Freeman of sexual harassment and inappropriate behaviour. Exactly half of the women have accused the movie star of sexual harassment, while others described what they termed “inappropriate behaviour. The accusations range from unwanted comments to unwanted touching and him trying to lift a woman’s skirt up. A young production assistant…

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