Saturday, December 8

Miss World 2018: Vanessa Ponce de Leon becomes first Mexico's woman to be crowned Miss World

Miss Mexico Vanessa Ponce de Leon became the first woman of the country to be crowned Miss World.

The 26-year-old model took the title at the the grand finale of 68th annual Miss World contest in Sanya, China, on Saturday.

Korean boy band BTS wins the TIME Person of the Year Reader's Poll

South Korean boy band BTS has emerged as the winner of an online reader's poll for TIME Person of the Year 2018 beating a raft of other artists, world leaders and politicians to rise to the top.

The seven-member K-Pop sensation is made up of Jimin, 22; Jin, 25; Suga, 25; J-Hope, 24; RM, 24; V, 22; and Jung Kook, 21.

Filmmaker Charles Novia lists his ‘Best 5 Nollywood Actresses of 2018’

Nollywood filmmaker Charles Novia has released his annual Best 5 Nollywood Actresses list.

This year, the list as posted on his Instagram page include Jemima Osunde, Tina Mba, Toni Tones, Sola Sobowale and Zainab Balogun.

#BBNaija's Alex makes runway debut at the Pan African Music and Fashion show

Big Brother Naija 2018 housemate,  Alex Amuche Asogwa popularly known as Alex unusual made her runway debut at the 4th Pan African Music and Fashion show.

The model strutted down the runway with other models showcasing cutting-edge pan African designs by internationally renowned Ade Bakare, IRE Clothing, Skentele by Etti, Big Ben Kilani, Steve Ray Couture and more.

As a Christian, I don’t subscribe to the Gay or Lesbian life choice - Oby Ezekwesili

Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN) Presidential Candidate, Oby Ezekwesili, has said constitutional rights are not equivalent to gay rights.

Ezekwesili took to her Twitter handle to clarify the statement she made on gay rights during an event at Chatham House.

2face Idibia & Annie Idibia star on the cover of Genevieve Magazine’s December Issue

Music star 2Face, whose real name is  Innocent Idibia and wife actress Annie Idibia are the cover stars for Genevieve Magazine‘s December Issue.

In a chat with the magazine, the celebrity couple talk about their journey in marriage, the difficulty in adjusting in marital life, their blended family, insecurities and the gift of finding each other.

Friday, December 7

Alibaba, Korede Bello, Iyabo Ojo, others attend Yaw’s Movie "SMASH" Premiere

A romantic comedy movie produced by Yaw,  'SMASH' exclusive premiere took place on Friday, November 30th at Film House IMAX Cinema, Lekki, Lagos.

Some stars gathered for the premiere, decked out in full Igbo regalia, including celebrities, dignitaries and the movie’s cast, some of which include, Iyabo Ojo, Steve Onu (Yaw), Enyinna Nwaigwe, Lolo 1, Toyin Abraham, E-Money, Kcee, Alibaba, Abimbola Fashola, Korede Bello, Gideon Okeke, Uzor Aruke, Kiki Omeli, Bolanle Ninalowo, among others.

Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars host following backlash over Anti-Gay tweets he made 10 years ago

American actor and comedian, Kevin Hart has stepped down as host of the upcoming Academy Awards following anti-gay tweets he made in the past.

After the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the actor and comedian as the host of the 2019 Oscar Awards, the tweets he made about 10 years ago surfaced online.

Thursday, December 6

Priyanka Chopra & Nick Jonas make first red carpet appearance as married couple (Photos)

Newly wedded celebrity couple, Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas have attended their first event together after a week of wedding festivities in India.

The couple stepped out for the Bumble India launch party on Wednesday (December 5) in New Delhi, India.

Don Jazzy says Davido, Speed Darlington, Tunde Ednut, others inspired him in 2018

Veteran music producer, Don Jazzy took to his his Instagram page to unveil the list of people in the entertainment industry that have inspired him this year 2018.

The singer, revealed that he was put up to the task by a friend who asked him to make a one minute video on people that inspired him in the last 12 months, as he mentioned some names and explained why they made the list.

Wednesday, December 5

Femi Otedola to pay 'all the medical bills' for Victor Olaotan's treatment abroad

Billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola, will be taking care of all the medical bills for the treatment of Victor Olaotan after actor Richard Mofe-Damijo asked him for help.

Olaotan, a veteran Nollywood actor has been bedridden since 2016 after he was involved in a fatal car accident that damaged his legs.

Check out this adorable childhood photo of Davido's girlfriend, Chioma and her sisters

This lovely childhood photo of Davido's girlfriend, Chioma and her sisters has been going round the internet as fans decide who Chioma is among the trio.

Chioma Avril Rowland is a very beautiful lady and it appears she has been like that since she was a toddler.

Two young Nigerians killed during cult clash in South Africa (Photo)

South Africa-based Nigerian cultists clash has resulted to the tragic death of two people yesterday, in the Johannesburg area of the country.

Multiple online reports stated that the clash started when a member of the Black Axe was killed, and to avenge the death of their colleague, other Black Axe members quickly mobilized and killed the hitman of the rival cult group, Aro baggars.

Twin sisters nearly died while trying to lose weight to be able to model

Doctors in Russia are trying their best to save the lives of twin teenagers who are critically ill from anorexia after 'their modelling school told them to reduce weight'.

The 14-year-old models, whose names are Masha and Dasha Ledeneva, were rushed to intensive care in Moscow after a warning that they had become 'living corpses' who no-one wanted to help.

Leon Balogun scores his first Premier League goal for Brighton

Leon Balogun celebrating the goal
Super Eagles and Brighton defender, Leon Balogun scores his first goal for his club, and he couldn't contain his joy. so he took is social media page share the good news.

The Nigerian defender, on Tuesday, scored his first goal in the English Premier League during the match between his club, Brighton and Crystal Palace at the Falmer Stadium

Mbappe reveals Arsene Wenger became a 'gentleman' after he told him he wasn't joining Arsenal

PSG striker Kylian Mbappe has revealed that former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was a gentleman after he rejected a move to the Gunners back in 2017, insisting he wished him luck with his new club.

The Frenchman met with the former manager of the north Londoners to discuss a possible transfer from AS Monaco before his eventual switch to PSG last year .

Deontay Wilder wants rematch with Tyson Fury as soon as possible

World famous boxer, Deontay Wilder has on Tuesday said he wants a rematch with his British opponent, Tyson Fury as soon as possible.

Wilder revealed that he was wants a rematch with Tyson Fury, after the two undefeated boxers fought to a thrilling, but controversial split decision draw on Saturday in Los Angeles, according to the Reuters reports.

Rapper Chinko Ekun begins NYSC service in lagos (Photos)

Former YBNL rapper, Chinko Ekun has joined the growing number of Nigerian celebrities who have enrolled for the National Youth Service Corps scheme to serve their fatherland.

Chinko who sang hit "Able God", has joined the likes of Davido, to serve his fatherland for the compulsory NYSC scheme.

Tuesday, December 4

Police arrest Small Doctor for illegal possession of firearm

Nigerian musician, Small Doctor whose real name is Adekunle Temitope has been arrested by the police along with three others for alleged unlawful possession of a firearm.

Imohimin Edgal, who happens to be the Commissioner of police in Lagos, said the suspects were arrested after threatening to shoot policemen controlling traffic at the Oshodi area of Lagos.

Rapper Cardi B wears tiger body paint for music video shoot

Rapper Cardi B wears body paint during a music video shoot on Monday when she was due to appear in a New York criminal court to face charges of assault in connection with a fight at a strip club.

The 26-year-old rapper was pictured twerking in an animal costume on the beach in Miami instead of attending her hearing.

The New American Dynasty: Jada Pinkett, Willow Smith & Adrienne Banfield-Norris bare it all in Harper’s Bazaar

Jada Pinkett-Smith, Willow Smith, and Adrienne Banfield-Norris a veritable viral phenomenon with their mega-hit, Red Table Talk.

The three generation are creating a new American dynasty as a matchless media pedigree and surprising commitment to honesty and vulnerability.

Travis Scott addresses allegations that he is cheating on Kylie Jenner

American rapper Travis Scott has denied cheating on baby mama Kylie Jenner.

On Monday, an Instagram user posted a photo of a man who looks like Travis (same hair style) getting cozy with another woman. The face in the photo is blurry, but it was enough to make some people believe the "Sicko Mode" rapper was being unfaithful.

Meet 8-year-old Ryan ToysReview who is the highest paid YouTuber of 2018

American kid Ryan ToysReview claims the highest paid YouTuber of 2018, beats Logan and PewDiePie and other top names associated with the list.

The 8-year-old who loves Lego, trains, cars, Disney and his 17 million followers who generated him over 26 billion views, Metro UK reports.

Real Madrid's Luka Modric surpasses Ronaldo & Messi to win 2018 Ballon d’Or award

Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modric has won the Ballon d'Or award for the first time, ending the 10-year dominance of football superstars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

The 33-year-old won the Uefa Champions League with Madrid and then guided Croatia to the FIFA World Cup final in July. He was voted player of the tournament.

Monday, December 3

Stella Dimokokorkus blasts Omoni Oboli for not attending Uche Jombo’s movie premier

Nigerian blogger, Stella Domokokorkus has waded into the issue between actresses Omoni Oboli and Ini Edo.

The issue started after Ini Edo called out Omoni for failing to turn up for the movie premier of her friend Uche Jombo. According to Ini Edo, the excuse given by Omoni is too flimsy.