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Genevieve Nnaji Replaces Funke Akindele in Avengers: Infinity Wars

Nigerian actress Genevieve Nnaji will be playing a role in Hollywood’s Avengers: Infinity Wars replacing fellow Nollywood actress Funke Akindele who was dropped for unexplained reasons. Genevieve will play Dora Milage, a bodyguard of Black Panther as the IMDb page of the Marvel movie suggests. Advertisements

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Nollywood Actress Funke Akindele Sacked From Avengers: Infinity Wars

Nollywood actress Funke Akindele has been removed as a cast of Marvel’s latest Avengers:Infinity Wars. Her name was previously among the cast list of the Hollywood movie released on IMDb to play the role of Dora Milaje, a bodyguard of Black Panther . The actress was going to be the first Nigerian-based actor to feature… Continue reading Nollywood Actress Funke Akindele Sacked From Avengers: Infinity Wars

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False alarm sends Hawaii into panic of a ballistic missile attack

An alarm warning Hawaii residents about an incoming ballistic missile on Saturday turned out to be false after a counter alert saying that it was a false alarm came after 38 minute of a ballistic missile scare. This is coming in the the wake of a face-off between U.S President Trump and North Korea’s Kim… Continue reading False alarm sends Hawaii into panic of a ballistic missile attack

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African Union Demand Apology over Trump’s ‘Shithole’ Comment

African politicians and diplomats labeled U.S. President Donald Trump a racist on Friday after he was reported to have described some immigrants from Africa and Haiti as coming from “shithole” countries. Trump reportedly made the remarks at a White House meeting on immigration on Thursday and a U.S. senator who attended the gathering said on… Continue reading African Union Demand Apology over Trump’s ‘Shithole’ Comment

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Woman drowns as raft capsizes in Rishikesh

A Delhi woman has died while on a rafting trip on the Ganga in Rishikesh, a city in India’s northern state of Uttarakhand. The 33-year old woman drowned after the raft she was on capsized. Bhagwati Barman, a resident of Laxmi Nagar who worked with a private firm in the national capital, died soon after she… Continue reading Woman drowns as raft capsizes in Rishikesh

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Star Wars Last Jedi Star John Boyega kisses Nollywood’s Genevieve Nnaji

Hollywood’s Star Wars actor, John Boyega is currently retracing his Nigerian roots. The star from Last Jedi was spotted at an event kissing a Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nnaji. They had both featured in the movie adaptation of Chimamanda Adichie’s award winning novel Half of a Yellow sun and probably meeting for the first time since… Continue reading Star Wars Last Jedi Star John Boyega kisses Nollywood’s Genevieve Nnaji

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Devastating Earthquake hits Indonesia, Kill Dozens

A magnitude 6.5 earthquake has struck the Indonesian capital and other cities on the country’s most populous island, Java, killing an unknown number of people. There were reports of collapsed buildings, and authorities issued a tsunami warning for parts of Java’s coastline after the quake struck just before midnight  on Friday. People ran into the… Continue reading Devastating Earthquake hits Indonesia, Kill Dozens

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German teenager detained for helping ISIS reunites with family

A German schoolgirl who joined the Islamic State terrorist group and married one of its fighters before being captured by Iraqi troops earlier this year has been briefly reunited with her mother and sister. Linda Wenzel, 17, is being held in an Iraqi prison while she awaits trial in Baghdad next month. In an interview… Continue reading German teenager detained for helping ISIS reunites with family

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Canadian Police investigating deaths of billionaire and wife found dead at home

Canadian police are investigating the mysterious deaths of the billionaire founder of Canadian pharmaceutical firm Apotex, Barry Sherman, and his wife, Honey, who were found dead in their Toronto mansion on Friday. The couple was found dead after police responded to a medical call just before noon local time at their home in an affluent… Continue reading Canadian Police investigating deaths of billionaire and wife found dead at home

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Gov. Ugwuanyi responds as Ikeje Asogwa, ENSUBEB Chairman beats and Strips a Director for Lateness

Trouble broke out on Tuesday at the Enugu State Universal Education Board ENSUBEB as the state chairman of ENSUBEB beat up one of the directors of the board and stripped him naked. The director identified as Mr. Ogbodo is said to have a habit of reporting late to work but luck ran out on him… Continue reading Gov. Ugwuanyi responds as Ikeje Asogwa, ENSUBEB Chairman beats and Strips a Director for Lateness

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Kentucky Republican Senator Dan Johnson commits suicide after sexual assault accusation

Dan Johnson, a Republican state lawmaker in Kentucky who refused to resign after allegations that he asexually assaulted a teenage girl in the basement of his home, apparently killed himself Wednesday night. The Bullitt County sheriff, Donnie Tinnell, said Johnson shot himself ona bridge in Mount Washington, Kentucky. Tinnell confirmed the death to WDRB-TV in… Continue reading Kentucky Republican Senator Dan Johnson commits suicide after sexual assault accusation

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Sakawa: The Ghanian term for Yahoo Plus and the Rush into Internet Fraud

Internet fraudsters abound in Nigeria and Ghana as many youths have delved into this vice to make up for government’s failure to provide jobs while others are lured simply by the flashy lifestyle characterized by girls big cars and big houses. While in Nigeria they are known as Yahoo boys, Ghanian fraudsters are called Sakawa… Continue reading Sakawa: The Ghanian term for Yahoo Plus and the Rush into Internet Fraud

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Toke Makinwa EXPOSED: Dating 70-year-old Billionaire, Children Cry out

  The bubble has burst for broadcaster and radio personality, Toke Makinwa as the children of her lover are crying out for help as their financially troubled father is spending recklessly on the the  radio host. Toke’s boyfriend, no Sugar Daddy, is the 70-year-old billionaire, Festus Fadeyi who is the CEO of  Pan Ocean Corporation Nigeria… Continue reading Toke Makinwa EXPOSED: Dating 70-year-old Billionaire, Children Cry out

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I will not Challenge Obiano’s Victory in Court – Tony Nwoye

Following the keenly contested governorship election in Anambra State on November 18, 2017, incumbent governor WIllie Obiano of APGA was declared the winner.  Although the election was largely free and fair, there were a few logistical  difficulties and hiccups that led to the cancellation of results from some polling units in the state. APC candidate… Continue reading I will not Challenge Obiano’s Victory in Court – Tony Nwoye

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Zimbabwe: Army assumes full control, Mugabe still in detention

Following the crisis in Zimbabwe, the head of the African Union on Wednesday said the crisis in Zimbabwe “seems like a coup” and called on the military to halt their actions and submit to constitutional order. Alpha Conde, who is also Guinea’s president, s condemned the actions of the top brass in the southern African… Continue reading Zimbabwe: Army assumes full control, Mugabe still in detention

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We don’t Want Ikoyi Loot Whistle Blower to Run Mad – Prof. Sagay

The Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), has responded to the delay of payment of over N800 million commission to Ikoyi whistle blower. In his response, Prof. Sagay says the Federal Government does not want the whistle-blower who informed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission of the N13bn in an Ikoyi… Continue reading We don’t Want Ikoyi Loot Whistle Blower to Run Mad – Prof. Sagay