Month: August 2018

Ivory Coast’s Former First Lady Freed 3 Years into 20-Year Jail Term

Simone Gbagbo Simone Gbagbo, Ivory Coast’s former first lady has been freed from prison after serving 3 years into her 20-year crimes against humanity charges. Her release comes after President Alassane Ouattara granted her and 800 other person amnesty in a bid to foster reconciliation. Gbagbo and husband, Laurent Gbagbo were arrested in 2011 for their role in 2011’s […]

Ajiri

Ajiri Born Isoko, Delta State Nigeria Occupation Tv presenter and model Years active 2016 – 2018 Height 5 ft 8 in (1.70 m) Second Runner-up for Miss Blumare Campagna. Ubuzuku Dorathy Ajirioghene (born Lagos from Delta State ) is a Nigerian Tv presenter, and model who performs under the name Ajiri. She is the winner Second Runner-up for Miss Blumare Campagna. […]

“I’ve been laughing at their ignorance and wickedness” – Kenneth Okonkwo on Backlash following his Endorsement of Buhari

Nollywood actor Kenneth Okonkwo has responded to criticism that came after comments he made endorsing President Muhammadu Buhari for a second term. Okonkwo, who recently announced his intention to run for the Enugu State governorship position under the All Progressives Congress, also berated the Peoples Democratic Party for doing nothing for the South-east region. He was speaking to a group of Nigerians […]

Nigeria’s Blessing Okagbare inducted into the African Athletics Confederation Hall of Fame

Blessing Okagbare. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images) 29-year-old Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor has been inducted into the African Athletics Confederation (CAA) Hall of Fame. The African record holder for the 200m race was inducted alongside 14 others during the African Senior Athletics Championship at the Stephen Keshi stadium in Asaba, Delta State, The Cable reports. Also inducted were the rest of the relay […]

Madonna covers Vogue Italia’s August issue

  Pop icon Madonna in honor of her upcoming 60th birthday is this month’s cover star of Vogue Italia. In an exclusive interview with the magazine, she talks about her move to Lisbon, Portugal with her four youngest children David Banda, 12, Mercy James, 12, and twins Stella and Esther, 5. Read excerpts from her exclusive interview with the magazine below: On why she moved […]