A former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Dr. Obadiah Mailafia is dead. Obadiah Mailafia, a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria is dead. Mailafia, the 64-year-old reportedly passed away on Sunday morning at the National Hospital Abuja. Recall that Obadiah Mailafia stirred controversyContinue Reading

Anita Okoye, wife of Nigerian singer, Paul Okoye, popularly known as Rude Boy, has filed a petition for divorce. This was revealed in a leaked petition which cited irreconcilable differences as the basis of the irretrievable breakdown of the seven-year-old marriage. Recall that Rude Boy got married to Anita inContinue Reading

Bill Cosby was released from prison Wednesday after the Pennsylvania Supreme Court overturned his sex assault conviction. The state’s highest court tossed Cosby’s conviction as a result of an agreement he had with a prior prosecutor that would have prevented Cosby from being criminally charged in the case. The rulingContinue Reading

Naomi Osaka has withdrawn from the French Open. The four-time Grand Slam singles champion was fined $15,000 after she did not conduct a post-match press conference following her first-round win against Romanian Patricia Maria Tig on Sunday. The four Grand Slam organisers reacted strongly to Osaka’s move, releasing a joint statement onContinue Reading

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson married Carrie Symonds in a top secret ceremony at Westminster Cathedral today. The Prime Minister and his bride mounted a cloak and dagger operation that had been planned for six months. Only a handful of church officials were involved in the preparations – and theContinue Reading

For the first time in months, pub gardens, shops and hairdressers are reopening in England, as rules are also eased in the rest of the UK. Some pubs and salons opened at midnight, with one landlord saying there was a “sense of celebration”, and shoppers queued outside Primark stores. PrimeContinue Reading