Ed Skrein: Praised for Dropping Hellboy Role Over Whitewashing Controversy

Ed Skrein isn’t some big A-List actor. He’s best known as the bad guy from Deadpool, or maybe as the first, hotter Daario Naharis from Game of Thrones. But he just made a major power move that world famous actors like Tilda Swinton and Scarlett Johansson haven’t dared to do, earning serious praise in the process. To do that, though, Ed had ...

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Edo: Osinbajo opens 60,000 tonnes fertiliser plant

…To provide 500 direct jobs From Tony Osauzo and Ighomuaye Lucky, Benin Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has inaugurated a 60,000-metric tonne capacity Edo State Fertiliser and Chemical Company Limited in Auchi, Etsako West Local Government Area of the state. Inaugurating the plant, yesterday, Osinbajo described agriculture as the abandoned pathway to Nigeria’s economic diversification from oil and national prosperity. ...

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Michael Phelps and Nicole Johnson: Expecting Baby #2!

Olympic legend Michael Phelps and his wife Nicole are expecting their second child, the duo announced in dueling social media posts. Phelps and the former Nicole Johnson are already parents to a little boy named Boomer … who seems pretty hyped to be a big brother! The greatest swimmer ever wrote, alongside the photo above: “Number 2 on the way!!!! ...

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Stakeholders: Menses is human rights issue

Some stakeholders in the Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sector have urged all tiers of government to design policies that would promote Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) as a human rights issue. The stakeholders made the call at an ongoing national workshop on MHM, organised by the United Nations Education Fund (UNICEF) and WaterAid in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. They ...

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Lisa and Jack Osbourne: Expecting Baby #3!

It looks like the Osbourne family is about to add one more member! Jack Osbourne, son of Ozzy Osbourne and Sharon Osbourne, and his wife Lisa want the world to know that Lisa is pregnant. Not only are they sharing that they’re expecting, but Lisa Osbourne snapped a mirror selfie and it flaunts her very apparent baby bump. The couple already ...

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Jenelle Evans SLAMS Chelsea Houska’s Dad: Cram It, You Fat F-ck!

Jenelle Evans has never been a particularly even-tempered young woman, and at this point, there’s nothing surprising about the instability she demonstrates on just about every single episode of Teen Mom 2. But we do sometimes find ourselves caught off guard when she tears into someone on social media, and we’re reminded that no part of the Jenelle we see ...

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Define “Hate Speech” – Senator urges Legislature

A member of the National Assembly, Senator Shehu Sani, has urged the legislature and National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) to evolve a template to define what constitutes hate speech. The lawmaker made the call when he visited the Acting Executive Secretary of NHRC, Mrs Oti Ovrawah, on Tuesday in Abuja. He said that if the definition of hate speech was ...

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Alaskan Bush People: 13 Things They Don’t Want You to Know

Alaskan Bush People has been a hit on The Discovery Channel for years. Viewers are simply taken with a family that lives essentially off the grid, relying on one another for food, shelter and other basic life items. Amidst new outcries over the show being fake, however, here's a rundown of a few facts, tidbits and stories about the Browns that ...

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Saraki off to Mecca

Senate President Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Monday night, flew out of Abuja to Saudi Arabia to join about two million Muslim faithful for this year’s hajj. In a statement by his Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Yusuph Olaniyonu, the President of the Senate will spend the period of the pilgrimage to pray for the unity, stability and development of Nigeria ...

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