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25 Feb 2019
Veteran director Spike Lee on Sunday won his first competitive Oscar, taking home a statuette for best adapted screenplay for the film "BlacKkKlansman." The audience erupted into applause for the 61-year-old who until Sunday had earned an honorary Oscar in late 2015 for his "extraordinary contribution" to film -- but no other Academy Awards. For…
23 Feb 2019
All is now set for Hollywood’s most prestigious ceremony, the 91st Annual Academy Awards. This year, host of DStv’s reality show The Voice South Africa, Anele Mdoda, will grace Hollywood.
19 Feb 2019
Embattled Hollywood actor, Jussie Smollett has had the tables turned on him in the wake of allegations that he possibly staged the racist and homophobic attack on him. Smollett is now the face of racist parody film posters that have sprung up in Los Angeles in the wake of his alleged attack in Chicago and…


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A Development Economist, Dr Chiwuike Uba, has criticised the proposed move by the Federal Government to review salary of workers, saying that it would only worsen Nigeria's current precarious fiscal situation.
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One of the train services involved in a triple collision in India's deadliest railway disaster for decades resumed journeys on Wednesday, as officials revised the death toll up to 288.
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A Don, Prof. Edoba Bright Omoregie, yesterday, said the country’s federal system is facing a serious risk of disintegration, which might be accompanied by violence and strife if proactive steps are not taken .
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Among countries facing highest and fiercest online threats, Nigeria has ranked 50th globally.
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The Nasarawa State Assembly for the first time since its creation is witnessing the inauguration of two Speakers under the same political party, the All Progressive Congress (APC). [ad] Sequel to the drama that took place in the state, three contestants joined the race for Speakership – Balarabe Abdullahi (the immediate past Speaker who had just concluded two terms of eight years, Daniel Oga Ogazi and Jato.