On the medals table, Egypt emerged overall best with a total of 217 medals, the breakdown of which is 85 gold, 64 silver and 68 bronze medals.
Rita Dominic hasn’t given birth to twins, says Biz partner, Mildred Okwo
Mildred Okwo, a business partner and friend of popular Nigerian actress, Rita Dominic, has reacted to the rumours making the rounds that her friend has given birth to twin girls.
Okwo a Nigerian film director and producer took her time to debunk the news, advising Nigerians and fans of the actress to ignore the rumour.
In a chat with newsmen, Okwo said: “You see somebody on set today, and the next day they have twins; I do not understand. If Rita has had a child, would I not send a press release to you guys? Common, it does not make sense. Can you imagine? She took a picture while on a movie set. She posted a picture; she is on a movie set; maybe I should call her to find out if she has given birth.
“It is bloggers that are peddling fake news. Kindly ignore them. If she has a child, there is no way that I would not make the announcement and I will definitely not talk to bloggers.”
Jim Iyke receives chieftaincy title in Ghana
Popular Nollywood actor, Jim Iyke, is now a chief. The actor received the chieftancy title on Sunday, in Ghana.
The coronation took place alongside the occasion of the tenth Yam Festival and the actor was conferred with the title of, ‘Ohadike 1 of Ndigbo” by Her Royal Highness, the Eze Ndigbo Ghana, Dr. Chukwudi Ihenetu.
According to Ihenetu, the movie star was recognised for his achievements and contributions to the African entertainment industry and the Igbo people.
A number of Nigerian celebrities including music star D’banj, actor, Alex Ekubo and reality TV star, Teddy A, were conferred with chieftaincy titles in 2018.
Oxlade hails Wizkid, DJ Tunez for impact on his career
Afrobeats sensation, Oxlade has hailed Grammy award-winning singer, Wizkid and Superstar DJ Tunez for impacting his career, especially in the early days.
Wizkid made history over the weekend and brought out Oxlade to perform with him at the 20,000-capacity sold-out Accor Arena in Paris.
Notable celebrities that graced Wizkid’s ‘Made In Lagos’ Paris Concert were Kylian Mbappe, PSG teammate Achraf Hakimi, Popcaan, Naomi Campbell and a rumoured appearance by Twitter former CEO Jack Dorsey backstage.
He praised DJ Tunez for the great impact he had on his career growth and for making his music appeal to the international world.
Flights to resume across West and Central Africa as air traffic controllers suspend strike
Court says LASTMA lacks power to impose fines and tow vehicles
Keyamo explains why Osinbajo was left out of Tinubu’s campaign council
Flights in West African countries grounded over air traffic controllers’ strike
See 5 foods that can improve your memory
Peter Obi’s supporters hold 1 million road walk in Abuja (Photos)
Chimaroke Nnamani, PDP chieftain, makes APC presidential campaign council list
Anchor Borrowers: CBN to deduct directly from defaulters’ accounts
Dauda Lawal, candidate sacked by court, wins Zamfara PDP guber primary rerun
Lagos state government orders demolition of structure beside Mushin collapsed building
UK to reintroduce tax-free shopping for tourists
SEE FULL LIST: Osinbajo missing as Aregbesola makes APC presidential campaign team
News1 week ago
FG’s aviation university to commence registration Sept 26, says Sirika
Education3 days ago
5 affordable private universities to consider as ASUU strike continues
News6 days ago
Real Madrid star, David Alaba, donates toilet facility in Ogun
News3 days ago
LASTMA stops young man from boarding bus because he “dressed like yahoo boy” (Video)
Crime6 days ago
NDLEA busts cocaine warehouse, seizes N193billion worth of crack in Lagos
Business2 days ago
Former First Bank Chairman, Ibukun Awosika, appointed to Binance global advisory board
World2 days ago
WhatsApp, Instagram access restricted in Iran as anti-hijab protests enter 6th day
Celebrities1 week ago
Steflon Don reacts to Burna Boy’s hit song ‘Last Last’, says somethings he said are lies