Thursday, July 19

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Nicole Kidman's wig in 'Boy Erased' movie is getting an Oscar!

by Staff writer



The official trailer of the American coming-of-age film Boy Erased was released on Tuesday and it has left fans breathless.

Based on Garrard Conley's memoir of the same title, Boy Erased tells the story of a teenage boy who is sent to conversion therapy camp after he told his parents he is gay.

Wednesday, July 18

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Smoking marijuana can cause this very serious disease - Study!

by Staff writer



The stigma against marijuana use has been eroding for years now and its use has skyrocketed over the last decade.


Since it was found that smoking marijuana is far less dangerous than use of alcohol and other intoxicants, cannabis is quickly becoming the drug of choice for many people all over the world.

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12 ways you are a terrible feminist

by Staff writer



Feminism is slowly turning into a fashion word -- like just a title people use in order to feel sophisticated or score some enlightenment points.

True, we have the good ones who really understand and practise what they preach but a far greater majority of women still only turn feminists when it suits them!

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How to protect yourself from Nigeria SARS

by Staff writer



Perhaps you landed in this post thinking it is talking about the viral respiratory disease, SARS.

You are wrong. Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) may be a serious illness but in Nigeria, a different kind of SARS is more likely to destroy you.

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Destiny's Child Michelle Williams checks into mental hospital for her depression

by Staff writer



Destiny's Child singer Michelle Williams has checked herself into a mental health facility to seek help for her struggle with depression.

Michelle who confirmed the news on her Instagram page said that as a mental health awareness advocate, she finally "listened to the same advice" she's given to others.

Tuesday, July 17

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Watch Miss Fame transform Marc Jacobs into a gorgeous lady with makeup

by Staff writer



In a recent episode of his makeup transformation series "Painted By Fame", American model and celebrity makeup artist Miss Fame transformed top fashion designer, Marc Jacobs, into a gorgeous woman.

Watch the mesmerizing video below:

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Katy Perry talks about her struggle with depression

by Staff writer



American singer Katy Perry sat down to discuss love, fame, and mental health for the cover story of Vogue Australia's August issue, out in July 23.

Never one to shy away from candid dialogue, Perry discusses her journey with mental health.

Monday, July 16

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Should I have sex on the first date? - What you need to know!

by Daniel Nkado



It is 2018, a new era of hookup culture, yet some people still attach so much importance to when and where the first sex happened.

Sadly, women bear the brunt of "having sex too soon" the more, with many of them called "cheap" or "slutty" if they dared to remove underwear on the first date.

Sunday, July 15

Saturday, July 14

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The problem with male feminists

by Staff writer



Most male feminists I know are feminists for a reason.

Either they are frustrated, hate themselves or lack adequate female attention therefore employing a veiled agenda to increase their female following by towing the feminist line of thought.

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Here's who got nominated for a 2018 Emmy Award!

by Staff writer



Nominations for the 2018 Emmy Awards are here and, as The Hollywood Reporter pointed out, this is the first time in 18 years HBO isn’t leading with the number of nominations.

That honor belongs to Netflix this year with 112 in total nominations, compared to HBO’s 108.

Thursday, July 12

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Parents take their son to court for refusing to move out of their house

by Staff writer



A New York City judge has in May 2018 ordered a 30-year-old man to move out of his parents’ house after they went to court to have him ejected.

Michael Rotondo told the judge he knows his parents want him out of the split-level ranch they share.

Wednesday, July 11

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Brenda Spencer - The girl who hated Monday so much she began shooting people

by Staff writer



Brenda Ann Spencer is the first modern school shooter ever known.

On January 29, 1979, 16-year-old Brenda Spencer killed two people and wounded nine when she fired on San Diego's Grover Cleveland Elementary School with a .22-caliber rifle from her family's house across the street.

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Chimamanda Adichie renamed ChimaWomanda on Twitter

by Staff writer



Renowned Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is well known for her emotive feminist speeches.

Speaking at a recent interview with Vulture, Ms Adichie expressed her pity for men who lose out on the benefits of motherhood.

Tuesday, July 10

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Chinese people gather at water park to bathe in hot chili peppers

by Staff writer



In a rather bizarre ceremony, residents of the mountainous city of Chongqing in southwest China gathered at a water park to take a hot chili bath.

Called the hot chili bath challenge, participants are required to sit in a bucket filled with hot chili peppers and water.

Monday, July 9

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Beyoncé might be pregnant again!

by Staff writer



Beyoncé fans are really speculating the superstar has taken in again!


Beyoncé who is currently on her On the Run II Tour alongside her husband, JAY-Z, incited the pregnancy rumors after a video of her with "slightly bulging" tummy was uploaded to Twitter.
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Why Facebook and Instagram likes don't matter anymore

by Staff writer



Most people these days rate content just by the number of "likes" it is able to get.

True, number of likes, views and shares matter but if you take these metrics to be the only bases you judge a content on, then you are wrong.

Sunday, July 8

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Lions maul suspected rhino poachers to death in South Africa

by Staff writer



At least two suspected rhino poachers have been mauled to death and eaten by lions on a South African game reserve, officials say.

Rangers discovered the remains of two, possibly three, people in a lion enclosure in the Sibuya reserve, near the south-east town of Kenton-on-Sea.

Saturday, July 7

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Nigerian student kills herself in her hotel room in the UK

by Staff writer



A Nigerian student studying in the UK took her own life in Cardiff hotel room just days after a visit home for Mother’s Day.

Omojola Ogundipe, 20, was a second-year economics student at Bristol University and was popular among her peers.

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Gbagada Wives - Episode 3

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Nkiru’s husband, Nnamdi, works with a property maintenance company whose reputation for owing their staff far outweighs their expertise in delivering satisfactory service to their customers.

So when that morning Nnamdi got a call from his boss to come to the office on a Saturday, he knew something was up.

Friday, July 6

Thursday, July 5

Wednesday, July 4

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Tina Turner's first son dies by suicide

by Staff writer



Craig Raymond Turner, the first son of American-born Swiss singer, Tina Turner, has died at the age of 59, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

Craig was "pronounced dead at his residence in Studio City at 12:38 p.m. Tuesday,” Los Angeles County coroner’s office assistant chief Ed Winter confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter.

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Short Story: Blood And Liquor!

by Daniel Kakuru



We had barely settled down for supper when the door flew open and hurled itself against the wall, scrapping off tonnes of dust, some of which found its way into my eyes.

The hinges snapped and broke, and the door crashed to the ground with a loud bang.

Tuesday, July 3

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'My father was in kidnappers' den while we played Argentina' - Mikel Obi reveals

by Staff writer



Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel faced Argentina on June 26 knowing that his father was being held for ransom, but did not tell anyone about it as the kidnappers threatened to shoot "instantly" if authorities were informed.

Mikel told KweséESPN that he received a call from the kidnappers four hours before kickoff in the decisive World Cup clash in St. Petersburg, and they demanded N10 million ($28,000 U.S.) for the safe return of his father, Pa Michael Obi.

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Christian group attended gay pride to apologize to the LGBT community

by Staff writer



A very unlikely sight took place at the annual pride event in Marikina City this year.

A group of Christians holding signs and boards attended gay pride to apologize for the ways religion has hurt the LGBTQ community in the past.

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Why Prince Harry refused to hold Meghan Markle’s hand at a royal event

by Staff writer



The Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, was left hanging as Prince Harry rebuffed her attempts to hold his hand.

Markle, 36, moved her hand in her husband’s direction at the Young Leaders Reception at Buckingham Palace last week — but he quickly clasped his hands away from her.

Sunday, July 1

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'Success in business is less about INTELLIGENCE!' - World youngest self-made billionaire says

by Staff writer



According to the youngest self-made billionaire on Earth, success is less about one's own brilliance and more about the employees you work with — and some bit of luck!

John Collison, a 27-year-old originally from Ireland, is the world's youngest self-made billionaire, worth an estimated $1 billion.

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Openly gay Nigerian brand expert Kenny Brandmuse has remarried!

by Staff writer



Openly gay Nigerian brand expert Kehinde Bademosi, mostly known as Kenny Brandmuse, who made headlines when he revealed he’s been living successfully with HIV for over 15 years, has remarried.

Kenny, who had a tumultuous marriage with his ex-wife over his sexuality shared the news yesterday on his Facebook page with hundreds of fans and family sending in their congratulations.

Saturday, June 30

Friday, June 29

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'It wasn't the fuel tanker's fault' - Lagos tanker explosion survivor says

by Staff writer



A survivor of the fatal fuel tanker accident that occurred on Otedola Bride, Lagos-Ibadan expressway has shared his views about what led to the explosion and why so many people died.

Writing on Twitter, the victim alleged the accident was not the tanker's fault.

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Ighalo reacts to death threats, begs Nigerians to remember he is 'someone's child'

by Staff writer



Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, has reacted to the alleged death threats issued to him and his family in Lagos on social media due to his failure to score goals from clear-cut opportunities against Argentina, saying it was not deliberate.

Ighalo, who replaced Kelechi Ihanacho in the second half of the match between Nigeria and Argentina in the ongoing World Cup in Russia, failed to score a goal from a "neat" pass from Ahmed Musa.

Thursday, June 28

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What does Toxic Masculinity really mean?

by Staff writer



Toxic masculinity is the strict adherence to masculinity to the point that it becomes harmful.

Masculinity is a social construct that refers to how people in a society believe men should be. The qualities, behaviors, attitudes and actions that are associated with masculinity can vary from one society to another, and from one group to another.