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Project Fame: Okiemute Ighorodje wins 9th season

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By Our Correspondent Okiemute Ighorodje has won the 9th season of Project Fame West Africa, taking home the grand price of N5 Million, a brand new SUV, and a recording contract. The ninth season of Project Fame West Africa came to an end on Saturday, September 24, 2016, with Okiemute as the winner. Taking home the grand prize of 5 ...

MIEIBIM DAPPA TALKS LOVE FOR AFROBEAT

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By Francis Sadhere 17-years-old budding talent, Mieibim Dappa has dropped the video of his single, Number One, and according to the artiste, he is poised to take over the music scene, both at home and globally.   Dappa In the words of the soft spoken Afrobeat crooner, he actually started music with a friend in 2013.   “I didn’t see it as ...

Uvwie Council Boss Unveiled 25 Qualified Contestants For Miss Delta State Local Govt. Finals

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Christopher Odamah, Effurun The Executive Chairman of Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State, Hon. Mrs. Stella Daboner recently unveiled the 25 contestants that qualified for the final contest of Miss Delta State Local Government. Speaking at the unveiling ceremony held at the Uvwie Local Government Council Secretariat, the Chairman, who was represented by the supervisory Councilor ...

Obule Edition: All Is Set For Grand Finale of Miss Delta Local Government

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Christopher Odamah, Effurun   All is now set for the grand finale of Obule Edition of the Miss Local Government Delta State for the winners to emerge in October, 2016. The overall winner is expected to be in Dubai for skill acquisition training. 2016 Obule Edition of the Delta State Miss Local Government Our correspondent reports that the organizer ...

Reggae Music Can Never Die – Ben Priest

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Ben Priest Is The Lead Vocalist  for Lucky Dube band. In this interview with Francis Sadhere, he speaks on his new album, his prospect of collaborating with other Nigerian musicians and a lot more. Excerpt:   Ben Priest Please tell Nigerians about your new album Roof Over My Head. What is it all about? Roof over my head is something that everybody is related to. When you do not have a roof over your head this could be very troublesome because you will ...

The Movie ‘76: Princewill, from a tycoon, to politician/philanthropist and now film maker

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By Nwaorgu Faustinus The name Prince Tonye Princewill does not need any introduction to any person who has been a keen observer of the political milieu or terrain in the Niger Delta region and to be more specific the Rivers State political game. Prince Tonye Princewill. Born into the famous Princewill’s family in Buguma of the ancient ...

Warri South Council Chairman Advises Ada Of Project Fame To Use Voice To Glorify God

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By Francis Sadhere Chairman, Warri South Local Government Council Area, Hon. Mofe Edema (popularly called Man of God) has advised the 2015 third runner-up of Project Fame West Africa, Miss Ada Tosanwumi to use her voice to glorifying God, stressing that with God she can go places. L-R: Misan Tosanwumi, Mr. Godfrey Tosanwumi, Hon. Mofe Edema, ...

Why I Contested For Mr. Tourism Beauty Pageant – Nicholas

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By Francis Sadhere Delta State Born Ezele Nicholas is a Student of the Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun and contested for the just concluded Mr Tourism Nigeria 2015 organized by Zanzyentertainment. Nicholas Ezele He was among the Finalist that made it to the TOP 17. He represented Yobe State at the pageant. They stayed in camp for one ...

Delta Speaker Vows To Work With NUJ

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By Our Correspondent Delta State House of Assembly Speaker, Rt. Hon Monday Igbuya, on Monday pledged that he would work toward a robust Nigeria Union of Journalists in the years ahead by giving all the support, encouragement and cooperation in the realization of the union’s set goals, saying,“I am aware that the practice of journalism has ...

From MDGs to SDGs: What you should know

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By Alex Osondu Atawa-Akpodiete* Since last weekend, at the United Nations in New York City, the world gathered to deliberate and adopt a set of seventeen (17) Commandments that if obeyed, will lead to a better world. Ban Ki Moon, UN Secretary General After the address of Pope Francis to the United Nations, the world leaders sat ...

Nkulee Dube Expands Father’s Legacy

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18th October 2015 would mark eight years since the murder of Lucky Dube, arguably one of the most successful artistes Africa has ever produced. Dube was killed by a group of thugs in a Johannesburg suburb in 2007. Nkulee Dube The legacy of Dube, who pioneered a distinct variation of reggae-enriched with traditional South African music, ...

Whitney’s Daughter, Kristina Brown, Dies At 22

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Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of late singer Whitney Houston, died on Sunday at the age of 22, some six months after suffering irreversible brain damage in an incident at her suburban Atlanta home, her family said in a statement. Bobbi Kristina Brown Brown, whose father is R&B singer Bobby Brown, was found face down ...

Blessing Ify Mordi Foundation holds first Children’s party

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Mary Okpalaume, Sapele Over five hundred children in Sapele metropolis, colourfully dressed for the occasion, converged Saturday, at Labelle Events Centre to enjoy the maiden all free children’s party hosted by the Blessing Ify Mordi Foundation, a non profitable humanitarian organisation. Founder of the Blessing Ify Mordi Foundation, Ms. Blessing Ify Mordi with the children. The fun ...

May 11: We Are Ready To Celebrate Bob Marley

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Rasta Obada Clark Rasta Orbada Clark is a reggae music lover. His love for the reggae music began when he was born with dread locks.  He has been ardent lover of root rock reggae music for so many decades now. He is the proud owner of Bem Vindo Hotels located at KM 1, Osubi/Eku Road, Opposite ...