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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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Australia Government Offers To Rescue Abducted Chibok School Girls

 Australia’s Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop, told Sky News Tuesday (June 3), that “Australian troops, the SAS are always on standby for contingencies.” The Australian Government said, Tuesdayit was offering to deploy its Special Forces to help Nigeria rescue more than 200 school girls abducted more than a month ago by extremist Boko Haram. “We have…

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Nigerian Police Force Clash With Lagos University Students Protesting Tuition Hike

The police brutal attack on University students yesterday June 3rd 2014, was a manner similar to its onslaught on Polytechnic students on Wednesday 28th May, where the police in Yaba area of Lagos fired upon the unarmed students. According to a report by Sahara Reporters, the University students were protesting the hiked fee regime, which…

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