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Tennis Star, Serena Williams Withdraws From Major Wimbledon Doubles Match Due To Illness

Five-time Wimbledon champion Serena Williams was forced to withdraw from her second-round doubles match with her sister, Venus Williams, as she was unable to continue after being overcome by a viral illness, The Washington Post relates After returning to her chair following warmups for the doubles match on Court No. 1 with sister Venus, Serena,…

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Hot Mugshot Felon, Jeremy Meeks Lands $30,000 Modelling Contract!

All that publicity wasn’t for nothing afterall… Now famous felon, Jeremy Meeks, should thank his lucky stars and the thousands of ladies who vouched for him as soon as pictures of him appeared online. The hot criminal whose mug shot went viral and turned into a fashion meme last month, has reportedly landed a modelling contract,…

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“Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, A New Wave African Writer With an Internationalist Bent” – New York Times

The rise and rise of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie! More than a decade ago, when the young Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was struggling to get her first novel, “Purple Hibiscus,” published, an agent told her that things would be easier “if only you were Indian,” because Indian writers were in vogue. Another suggested changing the…

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“Boko Haram Restrict My Movement, Even As The President” –Goodluck Jonathan

How much longer can potential victims of Boko Haram hold on for? Something ought to be done… fast! President Goodluck Jonathan on Friday admitted that the activities of the violent Islamic sect, Boko Haram, have curtailed his movement and prevented him from going wherever he loves, reported Punch The President hurriedly returned to the country…

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