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Glee actress Naya Rivera arrested for hitting her husband in the head

Former Glee star Naya Rivera has been arrested for misdemeanor domestic battery in Kanawha County, West Virginia, E! News confirms. On Saturday night, the Kanawha County Sheriff confirmed to E! News that the 30-year-old actress was arrested that night and was waiting to be arraigned. Local outlet WSAZ first reported the news and stated, “Investigators say she’s charged with domestic battery. They tell us it involves her husband at their home.” Soon after the news was confirmed, reporter Kalea Gunderson shared a video of the arraignment on Twitter, which showed the teary actress in front of a judge. “You have been charged with a misdemeanor domestic battery,” said the judge. “Do you know what you have been charged with?” “Yes, your honor,” the star said quietly. According to Kalea’s followi...

‘I may still go back to school’ – Odunlade Adekola

Actor, Odunlade Adekola, is one of the most popular faces in the Nigerian movie industry at the moment. Well loved by many, he has a cult following which cuts across all sections of society. Odunlade is an alumnus of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta, but a few years ago, he returned to school. He was a student at the University of Lagos where he studied Business Administration until a few weeks ago when he sat for his final exams. The elated actor shared photos of himself and other students as they jubilated after the final exams. In a chat with Sunday Scoop, Adekola spoke about his experience while at the school. “It has been by the grace of God that I was able to conclude my education at the University of Lagos. Because of my profession, there were times that my schedule was so t...

‘Sexual harassment allegation, cheap blackmail from total stranger’ – Yomi Fabiyi

Last month, the global entertainment industry was shaken by allegations of sexual harassment that were levelled against top shot Hollywood producer, Harvey Weinstein, by several women. The women claimed that Weinstein had, on different occasions over the years, forced them to have sex with him in exchange for movie roles and other favours. The allegations triggered a chain reaction, and Weinstein was booted out of the company he founded and a lot of people dissociated themselves from him. Since that episode, many other entertainers have continued to call out several personalities that harassed them sexually. It seems the trend has caught on in Nigeria, and recently, an up-and-coming actress, Eniola Omoshalewa Eunice, claimed that actor and producer, Yomi Fabiyi, had sometime ago, demanded ...

‘The armed robbers were sent by him, Burna Boy’s fate not in our hands’ – Mr. 2kay’s manager

Though the management of Burna Boy, Spaceship Entertainment, has come out to deny his involvement in the robbery attack on another colleague, Mr. 2kay, things are still not clear. According to Mr. 2kay’s manager, James Silas, everyone read the statement by the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgar Imohimi. He said the armed robbers confessed that Burna Boy, through his manager, paid them to attack Mr. 2kay. He told Sunday Scoop, “The police commissioner has said it all. The matter is in the hands of the Nigerian police and there is nothing much we can do or say about it at this point. All the things the police said are true. We have no reasons to fabricate anything. The armed robbers said they were sent by Burna Boy.   “The industry is funny; so, we’ve have decided to handle the situat...

BREAKING: Ikoyi whistle-blower rejects FG’s N325m, EFCC delays payment

Yakubu Galadima, the lawyer for the whistle-blower, who informed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission of the $43m, N23.2m and £27,800 (N13bn) recovered from an Ikoyi apartment, says his client will not accept anything below five per cent commission. Galadima said this during a chat with Punch on Saturday. The Secretary of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, at an event on Thursday titled, ‘Tracking Noxious Funds’, which was organised by Kent University Law School and Human and Environmental Development Agency, had explained that any whistle-blower, who helped the government to recover anything above N1bn would receive less than five per cent commission. Owasanoye, who was part of the team that drafted the whistle-blower policy had said, “...

Ghen Ghen! ‘I co-wrote Skales ‘Shake Body song’ and Samklef wrote me a bounced cheque of N1.2 million’ – Singer calls out Skales

US based Nigerian artiste, Kelvin Sean has taken to Instagram to call out  Skales and Samklef, accusing them of allegedly ‘duping’ him, being ungrateful and wicked. He released screenshots of his Whatsapp chats with Skales and bitterly wrote; ‘Humans can be really ungrateful and truly wicked. This is Skales; Nigerian afrobeats artist. I called him out on his page for being a fake nigga and he blocks me. Here is the background story: In and around February 2014, i flew to Lagos from Toronto, to work on my music. This was just shortly after skales was dropped by EME, we met and worked on a song together (my song tittled “Down Low” produced by Samklef). Skales was paid for the feature. He was also really impressed with my style. Mind you this studio session took place at a hotel in Lekki Phas...

Ikoyi whistle-blower rejects FG’s N325m, EFCC delays payment

Yakubu Galadima, the lawyer for the whistle-blower, who informed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission of the $43m, N23.2m and £27,800 (N13bn) recovered from an Ikoyi apartment, says his client will not accept anything below five per cent commission. Galadima said this during a chat with a PUNCH correspondent on Saturday. The Secretary of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye,explained that any whistle-blower, who helped the government to recover anything above N1bn would receive less than five per cent commission. Owasanoye, who was part of the team that drafted the whistle-blower policy had said,  “If you blow the whistle and the government recovers cash, you are entitled to between 2.5 per cent and five per cent. The maximum limit is five ...

Diego Maradona calls for his daughter to be jailed for allegedly stealing from him

Diego Maradona has accused his two daughters of stealing £3.4million from him and has called for one of them to be jailed.The Argentine World Cup winner also accused his wife of being involved in the alleged theft, alleging they stashed some of the money in Uruguay.The 57-year-old football legend is suing ex-wife Claudia Villafane and daughters Dalma and Giannina. The former Barcelona player says his family transferred stolen cash to a bank account in Uruguay and also used his money to buy up property in the USA,Daily Mail reports.Now Maradona’s lawyer claims 28-year-old Giannina was in Uruguay for a ‘few hours’ in August, according to Spanish sports news outlet Marca. The lawyer said: ‘I say to you that she has an account in Uruguay, her child takes the money and p...

This photo of Lil Wayne and his kids has people talking

The proud father of is being criticized online for holding a blunt while posing with his kids.

Beyonce shows off Jay Z’s bling as she joins him on 4:44 tour

 Beyonce joined her husband,Jay Z on his 4:44 tour and shared some behind the scenes photos of him,including his chains,wristwatches and rings…

Tyrese and wife vacation in Abu Dhabi

Following his child custody victory ,Tyrese and his wife, Samantha are taking a break in Abu Dhabi.Sharing this photo,he wrote When the queen arrives……… #AbuDhabi Romance…….. #TheGibsonsTakeAbuDhabi once upon a time a King prayed for his QUEEN….. And she showed up in the form of Samantha Gibson……

Ryan Giggs slammed by his father for sleeping with his brother’s ‘wife’ for 8 years

Ryan Giggs’ father Danny Wilson, 61, has accused the former footballer of ‘abandoning’ his brother Rhodri, 40, after having a secret eight-year affair with his sibling’s wife. His affair with Rhodri’s ex-wife Natasha had emerged back in 2011, with the brunette bombshell then going on to star in Big Brother and revealing she enjoyed the ‘thrill’ of secretly having sex with Ryan. Speaking out against the Manchester United star, Ryan’s father has claimed he has ‘no remorse’ over the fling and has ‘never said sorry’ to his brother for his wrongdoing. Speaking to Daily Star, Danny revealed Rhodri was left devastated by the affair and still hasn’t moved on – six years after it was first uncovered. He explained that Rhodri, now ‘penniless and homeless’, has moved away from Manchester to stay with...