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US legendary guitarist, Glen Campbell, dies at 81

Rhinestone Cowboy singer Glen Campbell has died at the age of 81 after “a long and courageous battle” with Alzheimer’s disease, his family said. “It is with the heaviest of

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French screen goddess, Jeanne Moreau, dies at 89

Actress Jeanne Moreau, one of French cinema’s biggest stars of the last 60 years, has died at the age of 89. Moreau is probably best known for her role in

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Osinbajo mourns ace actor and broadcaster, Adebayo Faleti

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has commiserated with the family of ace actor, broadcaster, journalist and multi-lingual translator, Adebayo Faleti, who passed on recently. According to a statement by his spokesman,

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Relatives, colleagues mourn iconic actor and playwright, Adebayo Faleti

Legendary actor, broadcaster and playwright, Adebayo Faleti, is dead. He died on Sunday in his home in Ibadan at the age of 86 due to old age. His son, Adeniyi,

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The term ‘Nollywood’ upsets me, says Dejumo Lewis

Theatre icon, Dejumo Lewis, popularly known for his role in the classic drama, ‘Village Headmaster,’ has reiterated his distaste for the term ‘Nollywood’ used in describing the Nigerian film industry.

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Rising star, ‘Trafic’, features Tuface in new song

Upcoming artiste, Philip Chuks Okafor, popularly known as ‘Trafic’, has celebrated featuring R&B legend, Tuface Idibia, in his new song, ‘Gozie’. The artiste expressed delight with this success on his

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Home alone star, John Heard, is dead

The actor John Heard, best known for his role in the Home Alone films, has died at the age of 71, the BBC reports. Heard was found dead in his

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Ruggedman tackles Lai Mohammed over overseas production ban

Ace rapper, Michael Stephens popularly called ‘Ruggedman’, has advised the Minister Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, to seek more productive ways of engaging entertainers in the country instead of

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Madonna asks court to stop auction of Tupac’s love letter

American pop star, Madonna, asked a judge Tuesday to block an auction of memorabilia including a breakup letter from rapper Tupac Shakur, saying the intimate items were stolen by her

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Controversial rapper, DMX, faces 40-year jail term over $1.7m tax evasion

Famous American rapper, Earl Simmons, popularly called DMX, has been detained for tax evasion. DMX turned himself in to authorities on tax fraud on Thursday, according to New York prosecutors.

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