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Actor Damian Lewis reveals his wife actress Helen McCrory has died of cancer at 52

Actress Helen McCrory, known for her roles in Harry Potter movies, the James Bondfilm “Skyfall” and the “Peaky Blinders” television series, has died at the age of 52. Her husband, “Homeland” actor Damian Lewis, said on Friday, April 16, that she died after a “heroic battle” with cancer. “I’m heartbroken to announce that after an […]

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‘It is haram’ – Actress, Dayo Amusa crucified for praying the Muslim way with artificial nails on her fingers

Nollywood actress, Dayo Amusa has been crucified on Instagram after she shared a photo of when she was observing her prayers in the Muslim way. In the photo, Dayo was seen dressed as a devoted Muslim as she observed her dua’s. However, it was noticed by some of Dayo’s followers on Instagram that she has artificial nails […]

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Media personality, Toolz tells Chioma what to do following rumors of Davido allegedly dating American model Mya Yafai (video)

Media personality, Toolz has told Chioma Rowland what to do following rumor of her child’s father, singer, Davido allegedly dating American model and rapper Young Ma’s ex-girlfriend, Mya Yafai. Speaking in the “OffAir” show she hosts with OAP Gbemi, Toolz said the only thing she would have wanted was Chioma setting herself up before the […]

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I tried to bleach my skin – Tiwa Savage

Nigerian singer, Tiwatope Savage known by her stage name, Tiwa Savage has opened up on her struggles with embracing her dark skin in a society and industry besieged by colorism Eurocentric beauty standards. Speaking in an interview with Allure magazine recently, the ‘Dangerous love’ singer revealed that she tried to bleach her skin at some point. […]

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Lady narrates how her parents took her for deliverance after a pastor told them she was holding back her father’s business because of her big eyeballs

A heart broken Nigerian has taken a look back to her ugly past and shared a brief on how her parents took her for deliverance after a pastor said she was responsible for holding back her father’s business because she had big eyeballs. The lady named Chika Blairssen said she was barely 10 year old […]

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High school teacher murdered while trying to rub top Mexican drug cartel “Sinaloa Cartel”

A popular high school teacher in Charlotte, North Carolina was allegedly trying to be the real life Walter White from the show, Breaking Bad by trying to steal from Sinaloa Cartel. Unfortunately he was murdered over it. NaijaPledge learned that police suspect that the high school teacher was killed while allegedly trying to rob members […]

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Ghanaian actress, Akuapem Poloo sentenced to 90 days in prison for posing naked in front of her son

Ghanaian actress Rosemond Brown, better known as Akuapem Poloo, has been sentenced to three months in prison by an Accra Circuit Court over the publication of obscene material and domestic violence. The actress was sentenced for her Instagram post where she went naked while posing with her seven-year-old son in June, last year. As the […]

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Abuja Pastor killed during vigil inside his church

Rev Emeka Evans Unaegbu has reportedly died after being attacked by unknown assailants while conducting a lone vigil in his Goodnews Power Assembly International in Nyanya-Jikwoyi area of Abuja. The cleric was attacked on Tuesday night and was barely alive when he was discovered on Wednesday April 14. Rev Emeka Evans Unaegbu died while being […]

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White soldier filmed harassing a black man is suspended from instructor duties at Fort Jackson

A US Army soldier charged with assaulting a black man outside his South Carolina home for being “in the wrong neighborhood” has been suspended from his instructor duties by authorities at Fort Jackson. Jonathan Pentland, 42, whose assault on the black man on Monday went viral, was charged with third-degree assault and battery in the […]

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‘I’m not bleaching, my hands, laps and feet were burnt by an actress’ Halima Abubakar cries out

Nollywood actress, Halima Abubakar, has revealed that she is not bleaching because she just wants to get lighter, but because of some reasons beyond her. According to the Kogi-born mother of one, she uses bleaching cream because of the skin problem she had on her face and the domestic accident she had. Halima Abubakar further revealed […]

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Wizkid, Chloe X Halle and Wale to headline second weekend of Pennsylvania ‘Spring Fling’ on April 9th & 10th

Wizkid, Chloe x Halle and Wale will perform for the second weekend of Spring Fling on April 16 and April 17, Penn’s Social Planning and Events Committee announced Wednesday night. Sister R&B duo Chloe x Halle will perform Friday night, and rapper Wale and Nigerian singer-songwriter Wizkid will perform Saturday night. SPEC previously hosted Gryffin, Cherub, Rina Sawayama, and Louis […]

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Mercy Johnson, Genevieve Nnaji and other Nigerian celebrities snubbed by Mo Abudu’s Eko Star Film Awards

Ruth Kadiri and Halima Abubakar weren’t the only Nigerian celebrities that were snubbed at the Just concluded Eko Star Film and TV Festival. The event was organised by media mogul, Mo Abudu and it was sponsored by The Lagos State Government. Recall that after the event, hardworking producer and actress, Ruth Kadiri took to her Instagram […]

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“This is called desperation” – Mixed reactions as two Nigerian ‘housemaids’ convert to Islam in Libya

Two Nigerian women working as housemaids in Tripoli, Libya have reportedly converted to Islam. Local media including The Libya Observer shared a photo of the Nigerian women after their convertion on Wednesday, April 14. However, the report has attracted varying comments on social media with some people expressing delight that the ladies converted to ‘true […]