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Three months after the death of reggae veteran, Ras Kimono, his wife, Efemena Okedi, has passed away on Sunday, September 23, 2018. Kimono recently celebrated his 60th birthday with friends and family and was supposed to travel to the United States before his demise on June 9, 2018 in Ikoyi...
An Ibadan Customary Court sitting on Mapo Hill on Thursday struck out a case of infidelity brought against a woman following her death. The petitioner, Marian Folalu, a housewife, had asked the court to dissolve her 20-years marriage to her husband, Kayode, over the controversy surrounding her fifth pregnancy that...
Jigawa Government said it has concluded plans to recruit 750 additional teachers in the state. Alhaji Wasilu Umar, the spokesman, Jigawa State Universal Basic Education Board, confirmed this to Neptune Prime reporter in Dutse on Wednesday. Umar said the board has already commenced interview for applicants. He explained that the Executive Chairman...
By Blessing James, Abuja Bright Okpocha, popularly known as Basketmouth, has again emerged winner of the 2018 edition of the Savanna Pan-African Comic of the Year organised by South African Savanna Comics’ Choice Awards (SCCA). Announcing the news on his Instagram account, he posted a picture where he held the award...
By Juliet Odey Actor Rasaq Olayiwola, popularly known as Ojopagogo , who often features as an old man or an herbalist in movies stated on Saturday that he was fed up with producers always casting him as an herbalist in movies. “When I started acting, I did not start with the...
Germany coach Joachim Loew has confirmed there is no chance of Mesut Ozil returning to the squad in the wake of the player’s bombshell retirement from international duty in July. “I think everything has been said about this. When a player announces his resignation like that, you don’t pick him...
By Juliet Odey Actress Anita Joseph was recently trailed by rumours that she has a new sugar daddy who has been spoiling her silly with cash and other exotic gifts. It was even reported that the new man in her life had bought her a house in Johannesburg, South Africa. Anita refused...
By Juliet Odey Nigerian actress and graduate of Creative Art from the University of Lagos, Uduak Akrah died at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital on Saturday. She was said to have died as a result of injuries sustained after a fall in the bathroom. Neptune Prime gathered that the actress who based...
The 76-year-old Aretha Franklin died of cancer on August 16, bringing down the curtain on a spectacular six-decade career that made her one of America's most celebrated artists. Fans of the singer travelled from across the length and breadth of the US to see her lying in state, dressed in...
From Fatima Bukar, Abuja The queen of soul and popular screen diva who took the world by storm, Aretha Franklin, has died at her Detroit home on Thursday at 76. Before her death, the legendary musician was said to have battled with severe health challenges. Industry analysts said Franklin's robust career was...