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Willie Obiano of APGA Declared Winner of Anambra Governorship Election

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All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) candidate Willie Obaino, has been declared winner of the recently held Anambra State governorship election. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Anambra Chapter declared today Sunday December 1st in Awka that Mr. Obiano won the …

17 Year Old Cynthia Abdulahi Wins “Nigeria’s Next Supermodel 2013″ Competition in Lagos

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Following the finale which held on Saturday 23rd November, 2013 at the Oriental Hotels, Lagos, 17 year old Kogi State native Cynthia Abdulahi was named the winner of Nigeria’s Next Supermodel 2013. Cynthia, who burst into tears as soon as …

Nigeria Beat Mexico to Win U-17 World Cup

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Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets became the first country to win the FIFA Under-17 World Cup for the fourth time on Friday 8th of November after handing a comprehensive 3-0 defeat to their Mexican counterparts, El Tri, at the  El Zayed Stadium …

Olawale Ojo wins MTN Project Fame

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Olawale Ojo has emerged winner of the glamorous music talent reality show, MTN Project Fame Season Six. Olawale beat five other finalists with his final performance of Asa’s song ‘Beautiful’ to clinch the grand prize of N5m, a brand new car …

Nigerian Transplant Patient Roseline Akhalu Wins Right To Stay In The UK

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Roseline Akhalu, the Nigerian woman who was diagnosed with kidney failure a few months after arriving in the UK in 2004, had a successful transplant, then claimed she would die within weeks if she was sent back to Nigeria, has …

BBA:HoH,Bimp and Angelo wins!

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                                          Bimp and Angelo beat their fellow Housemates to the coveted Head of House title. Tufts of grass flew and …

Chimamanda Adichie’s ‘Americanah’ Wins American Prize

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s third novel AMERICANAH has been awarded the 2013 Chicago Tribune Heartland Prize for fiction. The Heartland Prize is a literary prize created in 1988 by the Chicago Tribune Newspaper. According to Elizabeth Taylor, the literary editor of …

Nigerian Writer Tope Folarin Wins Caine Writing Prize

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This is delightful news. Two Nigerians have won the prestigious Caine Prize for African Writing two years in a row. Last year, Nigerian writer, Rotimi Babatunde, won the prize for his story Bombay’s Republic – a book about Nigerian soldiers …

22-Year Old Anyaoha Ezinne Akudo Crowned Miss Nigeria 2013

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22-year old Anyaoha Ezinne Akudo, wins the crown as well as N3million, a brand new car, 1 year luxury apartment, a trip to California and many more… Ezinne, a Law graduate of Abia State University beat out 20 other contestant at the 38th edition …

Ice Prince wins ‘Best African Act’ at 2013 BET Awards

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Rapper Ice Prince beat 2face Idibia, Toya Delazy from South Africa, Donald from South Africa,  R2Bees from Ghana and Radio and Weasel from Uganda to win the 2013 Best African Act at the BET Awards last night. Big congrats to him.

I aborted a 4month old pregnancy – Beverly Ada Osu

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Nigeria BBA rep ,Beverly Ada Osu ,just revealed her deepest secrets on a reality show which I feel she shouldn’t because if she does not win the prize I sha pity her… While chatting up with some of her housemates …

Miss USA, Olivia Culpo Wins 2012 MIss Universe Contest.

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20-year-old beauty queen Olivia Culpo representing the USA was announced winner of 2012 Miss Universe Pageant on Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at the Planet Hollywood casino, Las Vegas, beating 88 other women to earn the coveted title. The pageant was …