Category Archives: Around The World

Lupita Nyong’o Releases Statement On Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s ‘Americanah’, Brad Pitt To Produce Movie Too

Lupita Nyong’o just signed on the rights for the film version of Nigerian award winning novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s book ‘Americanah’. We had previously brought you news on this from the announcement at the inaugural Stylist Book Club which took place yesterday Thursday 29 May 2014 at the Waldorf Hilton with Ms. Adichie in attendance.…

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“Overly Sexual And Demeaning To Women”- Rihanna’s Poster For Her ‘Rogue’ Perfume Banned

The poster picture in question is that of the languidly-posed pop star wearing a pair of stilettos and a perfume bottle and according to the United Kingdom’s Advertising Standards, these elements are too raunchy for kids. On Wednesday morning (4th June), the Authority, which adjudicates complaints to enforce national advertising codes, restricted a Rihanna advertisement…

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Super Eagles 23-Man Team For The 2014 World Cup Training In Philadelphia

Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi has named his full 23-man squad players for the World Cup 2014 in Brazil, and like a lot of analysts predicted there aren’t many surprises. The team have already started training in Philadelphia in the US. Full Squad: Goalkeepers: Vincent Enyeama, Austin Ejide, Chigozie Agbim Defender: Joseph Yobo, Elderson Echiejile,…

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Beyoncé’s Pastor, Rudy Rasmus Defends Her Image From Christian Critics

It’s no secret that many Christian critics question Beyonce’s bold, boundary-pushing image, and recently, her pastor Rudy Rasmus spoke in her defense. In an interview with theGrio, Ramsus said that Beyonce, a long time member of his church, is just doing her job as a performer. “Beyonce is a consummate entertainer, and an entertainer entertains,”…

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