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Thursday, December 21, 2017

D’banj signs mega deal with Dugout UK

Nigerian’s music super star and entrepreneur, Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo a.ka. D’banj, has signed a mega deal with Dugout in UK, to enable football fans...

‘Shawshank’ star Tim Robbins’s real-life prison revolution

With an acclaimed starring role in "The Shawshank Redemption" and an Oscar nomination for directing "Dead Man Walking," Tim Robbins owes many of his...

Ed Sheeran rules Spotify in 2017

English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran dominated Spotify in 2017, with his latest album "Divide" played 3.1 billion times worldwide, the leading streaming service said Tuesday. The...

‘Touched By An Angel’ actress Della Reese is dead

American actress and gospel singer Della Reese, best known for her role in the “Touched By An Angel” television series, has died at the...

Beyonce, 2017 highest paid woman in music with $105m: Forbes

Beyonce’s hit album “Lemonade” and world tour made her the highest-paid woman in music in 2017, according to an annual Forbes list on Monday. The...

Katy Perry triumphs in case over convent home

Pop superstar Katy Perry on Friday was awarded nearly $1.5 million as she prevailed anew in her drawn-out bid to move into a former...

New Orleans abuzz over Serena Williams wedding

Star wattage abounded in New Orleans on Thursday as A-list celebrities gathered for the wedding of tennis superstar Serena Williams and Reddit co-founder Alexis...

Angelina Jolie condemns sexual violence against Rohingya women refugees

UN special envoy Angelina Jolie has condemned alleged sexual violence inflicted on Rohingya women in Myanmar’s Rakhine State. Human Rights Watch accused Myanmar security forces...

Google honours Chinua Achebe

Technology giant, Google has honoured Nigerian literary icon, Chinua Achebe on its doodle, adding up to the long list of awards clinched by the...

Nigeria’s Wizkid crowned best African artist at AFRIMA

Nigerian sensation Wizkid retained his best artist title at this year's African Music Awards, as he carried off a clutch of prizes at a...
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