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    2021 Oscars: Full List of Nominees and Winners

    Oscar 2021

    The 93rd Academy Awards ceremony to honour the best films and filmmakers of 2020 and early 2021 took place on April 25, 2021, two months later than originally planned, due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The biggest winner of the night was Nomadland which went home with 3 awards, including Best Picture. Other […]

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    Full List of Winners at the 2021 Grammys

    Burna Grammy

    Nigeria won big at the 2021 Grammys held live at the Staples Center, Los Angeles and broadcast virtually around the world. While Wizkid took home a gramophone for the Brown Skin Girl video, Burna Boy went home with Nigeria’s most significant win yet – Global Music Album of the Year for Twice as Tall. Beyonce […]

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    Golden Globes 2021: Full List of Nominees and Winners

    John Boyega, Golden Globes

    Despite controversies trailing the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, the 78th Golden Globe Awards honored the best in American television and film between 2020 and early 2021. Some of the winners include John Boyega, Daniel Kaluuya, Chadwick Boseman and The Crown series. One of the biggest surprises of the night is Mank not winning a single […]

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    Naija to the Universe: The Viral Global Pepsi Advert featuring Messi, Pogba and vocals by Burna Boy

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    Pepsi, the world’s leading football entertainment brand, has introduced a new bold global campaign celebrating culture with pop and fizz of the irresistible cola. The campaign stars the world’s best across football and music including Leo Messi, Paul Pogba, Shanice Van De Sandem and Jadon Sancho. Global super star Becky G and Pepsi Nigeria ambassador […]

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    All the times Abubakar Shekau has been declared dead

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    Abu Mohammed Abubakar bin Mohammad al-Sheikawi (also known as Abubakar Shekau) is the current leader of Boko Haram, the terrorist group behind the brutal murder of over 30,000 people in Nigeria and neighboring countries. He was the group’s second in command until the founder, Mohammed Yusuf was executed in 2009. Since that time, he has […]

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    6 Nigerians convicted for funding Boko Haram

    Boko Haram Sponsors

    A Federal Court in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has convicted six Nigerians over alleged funding of Boko Haram. The conviction was upheld by the appellate court after they lost an earlier appeal at a lower court. Two of the convicts – Surajo Abubakar Muhammad and Saleh Yusuf Adamu were sentenced to life imprisonment, while […]

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    BREAKING: IGP Disbands SARS after days of protests

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    The Inspector General of Police, Mr. Adamu Mohammed has announced the immediate disbandment of the special anti-robbery squad (SARS) following nationwide protests over its harassment and brutality of citizens. This announcement was made on the 11th of October, 2020. See 5 things you should know about the dissolution.