NOLLYWOOD STAR ACTRESS RACHAEL ONIGA DIES AT 64

Nollywood star, Rachael Tabuno Oniga has died. The veteran actress according to her family, died on Friday night, July 30 at 64, following a brief bout with malaria and typhoid. From Eku, in Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State, Rachael was born on May 23rd, 1957 in Lagos State. She began her acting career in 1993 and has starred in over 100 flicks. Her first movie role was in Opa Williams’ movie ‘Onome’ and her debut Yoruba movie was ‘Owo Blow’. She also featured in other blockbuster Nigerian…

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BAD DAY AT THE TOKYO OLYMPICS: NIGERIA OUT OF BASKETBALL EVENT, OKAGBARE SUSPENDED OVER DOPE TEST

Team Nigeria at the ongoing Tokyo Olympic Games, Nigerian men’s basketball team D’Tigers have been eliminated after Saturday, July 31, 2021, loss to Italy. Nigeria fell 80-71 to Italy in their third group game of the Olympics. The loss was also their third straight in the Olympics and ended their journey in Tokyo. The D’Tigers needed to win against Italy to stand any chance of progressing to the next round, but they had a slow start against the Europeans. The Italians quickly ran into a 17-6 lead as they dominated…

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SATURDAY BREAKFAST WITH TONY OKOROJI: WHERE HAS FELADAY GONE WITH HIS GUITAR?

It was just a month ago. On Wednesday, June 30, 2021, Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON), the nation’s biggest copyright collective management organization, had rolled out the red carpet at the magnificent COSON House in Ikeja to honour the quintessential drummer boy and widely respected musician and producer, Richard Cole who attained the biblical age of 70 years on that day. Family, friends and colleagues of Gentleman Cole turned up in large numbers to sing and dance the night away in an unprecedented celebration of a good man with various…

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