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‘On Becoming’ book by Toke Makinwa has every Nigerian talking

‘Toke Makinwa’ Nigerian radio personality, television host, and vlogger releases a book ‘On Becoming’ which is now trending in Nigeria. The book ‘On Becoming’ by Toke Makinwa has every Nigerian talking at the moment, most Nigerians either wants to read the book ‘On Becoming’ or have read it and they have something important to say about it. Even celebrities who have read the book are encouraging others to read it. Toke Makinwa the author of bestselling book ‘On Becoming’ recently shared a joke on her Instagram page about how her…

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Fashion 

Meet Uganda’s top fashion designer Sylvia Owori

Sylvia Owori Sylvia Owori, is one of Uganda’s top fashion designers, she is a businesswoman and an entrepreneur. The Chairperson and Chief Executive Officer of Zipa Modeling Agency, a company that she founded and owns. She is reported to be one of the wealthiest individuals in Uganda the third-largest economy in the East African Community. Following her studies in the United Kingdom, she returned to her nativeland Uganda and opened a boutique that initially sold imported clothes. That enterprise, Sylvie’s Boutique, maintains its headquarters at Garden City Mall in Kampala’s…

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GENERAL NEWS 

Plane crashes with top Brazilian football team Chapecoense

Plane carrying 81 people crashes with top Brazilian soccer team Chapecoense and More than 20 journalists. A plane flying from Brazil through Bolivia, carrying 81 people, including a top Brazilian football team, crashed on its way to the city of Medellin in Colombia. Colombia’s civil aviation body earlier said that only six people were able to survive from the crash that occurred on the mountainside, sadly after some time one of the survivors died in the hospital reducing the number of survivors to five. At least six people, including three…

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Fashion 

Auditions for Miss Nigeria 2016 starts today

Auditions for Miss Nigeria 2016 (the 40th edition and Ruby Edition) starts today 29th of Nov 2016 in Portharcourt, Nigeria. Registration is still on till 2nd of Dec 2016. ‘Miss Nigeria’ one of Africa’s biggest beauty pageant; Nigeria’s oldest and famous beauty pageant is back 2016 for its 40th edition the Ruby Edition this December. Auditions start today 29th of November 2016 at Portharcourt, Nigeria. Miss Nigeria beauty pageant has vowed to make this historic event special and a major milestone. Registration for Miss Nigeria 2016 ends 2nd of December, 2016. To be…

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Georgia Couple Weds in a Supermarket on Thanksgiving

Albany Georgia, couple weds last Thursday the exact place they reconnected the grocery store – Harvey’s Supermaket. Mary and Charles Larry Tinson exchanged their marriage vows inside Harvey’s Supermarket; the exact place they reconnected. Four years back while running a last-minute errand to pick up cranberry sauce for his Thanksgiving dinner Charles Larry who had just returned from a tour in Afghanistan, ran into his now wife Mary. “I heard someone say ‘Hey, girl,’ and I turned around and said ‘Oh my God, Larry? I haven’t seen you in over…

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GENERAL NEWS 

‘Thunderstorm asthma’ death in Melbourne rises to 6 people

‘Thunderstorm asthma’ in Melbourne now kills 6 people Six people are now dead from asthma attack caused by a rare phenomenon called thunderstorm asthma in the city of Melbourne, Australia. Three others people are in a critical condition. The heavy rains and winds on Monday in the state of Victoria triggered thousands of pollen allergy asthma attacks. Paramedics and hospitals were stretched to their limits as thousands of people phoned to report breathing problems. Thunderstorm asthma occurs mostly in spring when rye grass pollen gets wet, breaks into smaller pieces and…

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Entertainment 

Nominations still on for Splash Awards Ukraine till 30th of Nov 2016

Nominations for Splash Awards Ukraine 2016 is still on till 30th of November 2016 and Voting begins 1st of December 2016 Splash Awards Ukraine is an annual award event which is a means of recognizing and awarding outstanding personalities in the areas of music, entertainment, business, socials and so on. This year the committees of Splash Awards Ukraine has decided to allow both residents and non-residents living in Ukraine; to choose a list of nominees from their different cities of whom they feel fits best into each award category. Splash…

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GENERAL NEWS 

Fidel Castro, Cuban’s politician & revolution leader dies at age 90

Fidel Castro, Cuba’s former president and leader of the Communist revolution, has died aged 90 Cuban state television announced just after midnight on November 26, 2016, that Castro had died in Santiago de Cuba. The cause of death was not immediately disclosed. He died in the evening of November 25, 2016. His brother and President Raúl Castro confirmed the news in an unexpected late night broadcast on state television he said in a brief speech that: “The commander in chief of the Cuban revolution died at 22:29 [EST] this evening.” Raul…

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Entertainment 

7 Interesting things about Ghanaian actress ‘Yvonne Okoro’

1. Yvonne Okoro is born in November. She is born in November and a year older today (25th of November 2016). 2. Yvonne Okoro is a Ghanaian actress of Nigerian and Ghanaian origin. She was born to a Nigerian dad and Ghanaian mother, Yvonne Okoro is of mixed lineage and calls herself an African. Yvonne Okoro is from Amankalu Alayi in Abia State, Nigeria. Abia State is also home to other popular Nollywood artists like Chinedu Ikedieze, Uche Jombo, Victoria Inyama, Basket Mouth, Ejike Asiegbu, Okechukwu Ukeje and a host…

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