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Toke Makinwa Earns Spot On Yahoo! Finance’s List Of “Top Entrepreneurs To Follow In 2020”

Toke Makinwa is most likely feeling like a ‘Tokstarr’ after being named one of Yahoo! Finance’s ‘Top Entrepreneurs to follow in 2020’. The Nollywood actress and media personality is among the carefully-curated “entrepreneurs who have successfully been able to grow their businesses, sustain and scale them, and are currently doing great things, even during COVID-19 pandemic” to feature…

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Nigeria’s Police Chief Adamu Says Violent #EndSARS Protests Won’t Be Allowed Again

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has said that the Nigerian Police Force will not allow a repeat of the #EndSARS protest that rocked the country in October. Adamu disclosed this on Friday November 27 at meeting with all Commissioners of Police in Abuja. The police chief said the force was ready to face anyone, who organises or…

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Nigeria Centre For Disease Control Records 246 New Cases Of Coronavirus

Nigeria has recorded 246 new cases of the COVID-19 pandemic, taking the West African country’s toll across 67,000. As Nigeria continues to record new cases daily, the Nigeria’s Center for Disease Control (NCDC) who made the latest update known on Friday noted that the total number of confirmed cases is now 67,220. Meanwhile, the death toll to the disease…

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Rapper Ikechukwu Reveals He’s Engaged To Longtime Girlfriend: ‘She Said Yes’

Ikechukwu Onunaku is heading to the altar! The rapper turned Nollywood actor is engaged to his longtime girlfriend, he announced on Instagram late Friday evening. He shares the news alongside a video which showed his soon to be wife wearing a beautiful engagement ring. “She said yes.,” he captioned the post. Recall that in September, the ‘Wedding Party’ actor revealed…

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BBNaija’s Ozo Unveiled As The New Brand Manager Of Juventus Academy Nigeria

2020 Big Brother Naija contestant Ozo been unveiled as the new brand manager of Juventus Academy Nigeria, an official academy of Juventus Football Club of Italy, the current employers of five-time Ballon d’or winner; Cristiano Ronaldo. The reality TV star — real name Ozoemena Joseph Chukwu — took to his social media pages to make the announcement along with a promotional…

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Yabuku Gowon Responds To Allegation Of Leaving Office With The Half Of CBN

On Monday, allegations that General Yakubu Gowon, laundered money when he was leaving office went viral on social media, now the Former Head of State has responded, dismissing the accusations in a new interview. Recall that a member of the United Kingdom lawmaker Tom Tugendhat, had accused General Gowon of looting half of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and…

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Dakore Egbuson-Akande To Serve As Juror In The 2021 Paris International Film Festival

Notable Nollywood actress, Dakore Egbuson-Akande  will join other filmmakers across the world for next year’s edition of the Paris International Film Festival, PIFF director Jenna Suru announced on Monday. Dakore, in the public statement, was described as an “accomplished, well-loved and highly regarded Multiple Award-winning Film/Stage Actor, TV personality, Vocalist/Dancer and Humanitarian.” Since her 1999 lead debut in Nollywood…

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Davido’s Elder Brother Adewale Adeleke & Wife Ekanem Expecting Their First Child!

Adewale Adeleke, Davido’s elder brother, has lots to be thankful for this Thanksgiving. The music executive and his wife Ekanem Eyoita, popularly known as Kani are expecting their first child together, the couple revealed on their social media pages on Thursday November 26. “My reasons to be thankful!🙏🏾 @kani41 😍❤️😘👨‍👩‍👦 #happythanksgivng,” Adewale wrote alongside a photo from his wife’s maternity shoot on Instagram. Kani…

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Gospel Singer Buchi And Wife Jane Celebrate 26th Wedding Anniversary: ‘The Date Is Crucial’

Reggae gospel music star, Buchi and his wife Jane Atuonwu are celebrating twenty-six years of marriage. The ‘It Is Well’ hitmaker, real name, Buchi Atuonwu who never fails to shower his wife with encomiums shared the good news on his social media pages, Thursday November 26, alongside several photos of the couple. ”This is really special…,” he wrote. “The…

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