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Julie Coker was crowned Miss Western Nigeria in 1958, and while she was a Miss Nigeria contestant in the same year, she came in as first runner-up. In 1959, at the age of 19, she became one of the first broadcasters on Nigerian television.‎

Julie Coker remained a constant presence on TV until the late 1980s. She also dabbled as an actress and radio personality and for many years, she was the most famous and admired woman in Nigeria.

When the Nigerian music industry mushroomed in the 1970s, she started her recording career and her first album, Ere Yon (Sweet Songs) was released in 1977. The material consisted of folk songs drawn from her Itsekiri background, songs like Ere Yon and Elelemi. Continue reading

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There was pandemonium at the One Africa concert which took place in Dubai, as it was gathered that Ghanaian star, Sarkodie was reportedly attacked by Wizkid and Davido’s crew.

It was gathered that the fight was ignited over a supremacy fight between the two Nigerian artiste on who is to perform first at the event.

Another Source claim that Wizkid was punched in the face during the fight. Twitter user, @esineymar who shared the story, wrote;                               Continue reading

Former FIFA official commits suicide as corruption trial kicks off

Former FIFA official commits suicide as corruption trial kicks off

A former Argentine lawyer for a government-run soccer television program ran in front of a Buenos Aires train and committed suicide late on Tuesday, November 15, 2017, hours after being accused in a New York court of receiving bribes.Jorge Delhon, 52, appears to have committed suicide after another businessman, Alejandro Burzaco, accused him during testimony of taking $2 million in bribes, reports the BBC. Delhon, who is the attorney for the Argentine government’s Football For All scheme, was alleged to have accepted $500,000 per year from 2011-2014 to secure the broadcasting rights to international football games.                                                Continue reading

6 Ways You Can Get Your Coworkers to Like You

It’s not a stretch to say that we spend more waking hours with our coworkers than anyone else during the workweek, including our family. For this reason, it’s good to like your coworkers, and it’s great if they reciprocate. It’s miserable to spend that many hours with people you don’t like. You can’t force your coworkers to change, but you can increase your likability factor. We like people who make us feel good about ourselves, and that creates a shift in how they react to you. And I’ll take it a step further than that — not only will increasing your likability improve your overall coworker relationships, but it also makes it easier to be successful.                                                      Continue reading

OUR MONEY ARE NO LONGER SAFE FIDELITY BANK.

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Just yesterday day I complained about 120 taken from my account, after reporting it to the bank I was made to write a letter to the manager of which I did, and they promised to ratify it and reverse my money. Toady I went back to the bank to check my balance and it showed the actual money that was supposed to be in my account, and THEY told me it is pending that the money would be reversed.                Continue reading

UCLA players arrested in China apologize and are suspended

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LiAngelo Ball and two teammates on UCLA’s basketball team — who have been suspended indefinitely — publicly apologized after they shoplifted during a trip to China.

After Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill read statements acknowledging their role in an international incident that caused President Donald Trump to take credit for intervening on their behalf, UCLA basketball coach Steve Alford announced their indefinite suspensions.
“They will have to earn their way back,” Alford said.
Riley, in his statement, said he was embarrassed and ashamed “for disappointing my family, my teammates, my coaches, and the entire UCLA community.”
He said he took “full responsibility for the mistake that I’ve made: shoplifting,” and that his actions went “beyond me letting my school down, but I’ve let my country down.”
“To President Trump and the United States government, thank you for taking the time to intervene on our behalf,” he added. “We really appreciate you helping us out.”
Earlier in the day, Trump had tweeted: “Do you think the three UCLA Basketball Players will say thank you President Trump? They were headed for 10 years in jail

Ball apologized to his family and teammates, calling the incident a “stupid mistake” and saying he had “learned my lesson.

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Nigeria vs Argentina: Super Eagles squad ready for Today’s friendly clash

Nigeria vs Argentina: Super Eagles squad ready for Tuesday

The  Super Eagles squad have had their final training ahead of Nigeria vs Argentina’s friendly match taking place in Krasnodar, Russia on Tuesday, November 14, 2017.  The clash is part of Nigeria Football Federation’s assessments to prepare the squad for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

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