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32 countries to participate in Miss Africa beauty pageant Dec. 27

No fewer than 32 beauty queens are expected to participate in the 2017 edition of Miss Africa beauty pageant in Calabar, an official has said. Gov. Ben Ayade presents cash, car to Miss Loretta Mendez (Angola) winner 2016 Miss Africa Beauty Pageant Mr Thomas Ikpeme, Senior Special Assistant to Gov. …

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Tu Face Praises Wife In Emotional Birthday Message

Innocent Idibia, popularly known by his stage name, Tu face, has taken time out to celebrate his ‘African Queen’ Annie, on her special day. The Afro-pop artiste who got married to his lovely wife in 2012, poured encomiums on her as she marked her birthday on Monday. “Yes ooo!! It’s …

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Two More Weinstein Accusers Go Public With Claims

US film producer Harvey Weinstein. Yann COATSALIOU / AFP A former actress accused Harvey Weinstein Friday of unzipping his pants and forcing himself on her, as a separate alleged victim publicly repeated rape allegations she had made in a newspaper interview. Heather Kerr, who appeared on 1980s US sitcom “The …

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Beyonce Sings Spanish In Hurricane Relief Remix

The collaboration marks the first new music by the pop superstar since she gave birth in June to twins — whom she references in the song. Beyonce, releasing the song late Thursday, announced on Instagram that all her proceeds would go to victims of Maria and other hurricanes that have …

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Soul Singer Charles Bradley Dies At 68

(FILES): This file photo taken on June 1, 2017 shows Charles Bradley of Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires performing onstage during the 2017 Governors Ball Music Festival – Day 1 at Randall’s Island in New York City. (EDITORS NOTE: A special effects camera filter was used for this image).Nicholas Hunt …

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Laurels International Magazine Publisher clocks 50

The management of Laurels International Magazine is gearing up to celebrate the golden jubilee of its Publisher and Editor-in-Chief, Oluwole Enitan Ezekiel in grand style. , Oluwole Enitan Ezekiel  The 50th birthday celebration is scheduled to hold on Sunday 10th of September, 2017. The highlight of the event will be …

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Queen Elizabeth Attends Braemar Gathering

File photo Britain’s Queen Elizabeth on Saturday attended the annual Braemar Gathering in Scotland. The queen was accompanied by her husband, Timothy Laurence, as well as Prince Philip, Prince Charles and Princess Anne. The Highland Games are a display of traditional aspects of Scottish culture, including dancing, bagpipes with a …

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‘The Dark Tower’ Tops U.S. Weekend Box Office

Sony Pictures’ ‘The Dark Tower’ – based on the popular series by author Stephen King – hit the top spot of this weekend’s US box office. The film, which stars Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey, brought in $19.5 million over the weekend. Falling from last week’s top spot to second …

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Bieber ‘Never Going To Be Perfect’ After Tour Cancellation

Justin Bieber offered a mea culpa to his fans saying he was “never going to be perfect” but hoped to learn from his mistakes, after a tumultuous week in which he abruptly canceled the rest of his world tour and accidentally hit a photographer with his truck. The 23-year-old singer, …

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Would you reveal your past to your future spouse?

 By  JULIET EBIRIM  Past relationships can be a sensitive issue to discuss with a future partner. While on the one hand, being open and honest lays the foundation for a stable and healthy relationship built on trust, on the other hand, going into vivid details about one’s past may seem …

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“Planet Of The Apes” Conquers North American Box Office

“War for the Planet of the Apes” took over the North American weekend box office from Friday through Sunday. The film, the third in the rebooted franchise, follows a brewing war between apes and humans. It took in $56.5 million for its debut weekend, according to estimates from BoxOfficeMojo. Coming …

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Harry Styles, Prince Harry Reunite At ‘Dunkirk’ World Premiere

Prince Harry and Harry Styles got a great reception from fans as they attended the world premiere of ”Dunkirk” on Thursday, with some of Styles’ fans being reduced to tears after meeting him. One Direction star Styles is making his film acting debut in Christopher Nolan’s new action movie, about …

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Spider-Man Swings To Top Of U.S. Box Office

Superhero franchise reboot “Spider-Man: Homecoming” spun its magic on the U.S. box office, landing at the top spot in its first weekend. The film, which sees Tom Holland slide into the iconic Spidey suit previously donned by Tobey Maguire and Andrew Garfield, pulled in an estimated $117 million according to …

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Queen Elizabeth, Duke Of Edinburgh Hold Garden Party

Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh held a garden party in Edinburgh on Tuesday for local volunteers and council employees in the area of West Dunbartonshire. Each year, the royal couple holds the Royal Garden Party in The Palace of Holyrood House, in central Edinburgh. This year’s attendees …

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‘Despicable Me 3’ Rules Weekend Box Office

“Despicable Me 3”, the third in Universal’s franchise featuring the lovable Minions, topped the US box office over Independence Day weekend with an estimated total of $75.4 million, according to online box office site ‘boxofficemojo’. Coming in second place is Edgar Wright’s “Baby Driver” that raked in $21 million at …

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TLC To Release Fifth And Final Album On Friday

Pop group TLC is set to release their fifth and final album on June 30. Although it’s the end of recording together, Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins and Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas, left the door open for other ways to collaborate:. “If we do a residency in Vegas that would be awesome. And …

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Diageo To Buy George Clooney’s Tequila Brand For $1bn

Diageo Plc has agreed to buy George Clooney’s high-end tequila brand Casamigos in a deal valuing it at up to $1 billion, as the world’s largest spirits maker seeks to boost its presence in a high-growth market. Diageo said on Wednesday it would pay $700 million initially for the company, …

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“Spider-man: Homecoming” Cast And Crew Excited Ahead Of Release

With just a few weeks to go until the release of ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’, 21-year-old actor Tom Holland, who is about to appear on the big screen in his first solo outing as the web-slinger, has mixed emotions saying he’s ‘excited and nervous’. Audiences got a brief taste of Holland as …

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