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Former World Scrabble Champion, Jighere Wellington To Quit Scrabble Due To Winnings Owed By Scrabble Federation
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Former World Scrabble Champion, Jighere Wellington To Quit Scrabble Due To Winnings Owed By Scrabble Federation

So, yesterday was my birthday. Birthdays for me are days of deep and sober reflection, and reflect I did. It’s getting clearer that I’m getting older and with such realization comes the need to re-evaluate ones priorities and goals. While I can boast of a few successes, failures have been many too. Well, such is life. The general goal is to have more successes or at least focus on succeeding at key areas while doing ones best to limit the failures. One cannot accomplish this without identifying what’s not working and hence putting an end to such. After much soul searching, I’ve come to the conclusion that an end has to be put to the one thing that got most of you acquainted with me in the first place: SCRABBLE. I can guess that you’re shocked but I’m sure you’d agree with me at ...
Reports suggest Paul Pogba could quit France football team over comments made by president Macron
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Reports suggest Paul Pogba could quit France football team over comments made by president Macron

Paul Pogba has reportedly quit international football after French President Emmanuel Macron's comments on ‘Islamist terrorism’ The Manchester United midfielder, 27, allegedly made the decision after President Macron said on Friday October 23, that 'monstrosity of Islamist terrorism' must be dealt with strongly. The president was speaking in the wake of the beheading of teacher Samuel Paty, 47, who was attacked on his way home from the junior high school where he taught in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, 40km northwest of Paris. He was accused of showing his class two offensive cartoons of the prophet Muhammad. Mr. Paty was posthumously awarded the French Legion d'honneur,  France’s highest honour, in recognition of the fact that he died for trying to explain the importance of freedo...
Cardi B quits Twitter as she’s ‘tired of people’ trolling her for taking back Offset
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Cardi B quits Twitter as she’s ‘tired of people’ trolling her for taking back Offset

Cardi B has quit her Twitter account after growing sick of people trolling her for taking back Offset. The Bodak Yellow rapper's account @iamcardib has gone down, and she explained on an Instagram live that she's "tired of people" trying to tell her what to do and who to be with. Cardi, whose real name is Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar, filed for divorce from Offset back in September but announced earlier this month that they have reunited. They have been married since 2017 and share a two-year-old daughter Kulture. Cardi, 28, said on Instagram: "A whole bunch of 15-year-olds telling me how to live my life like I'm motherf***kn' Ariana Grande or something like I came from Disney or something. "I'm so tired of people saying I've got to continuously explain myself. "I didn'...
Atalanta’s Josip Ilicic wants to quit football after he found his wife Tina Polovina cheating
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Atalanta’s Josip Ilicic wants to quit football after he found his wife Tina Polovina cheating

Atalanta’s Josic Ilicic is heartbroken, depressed and he is considering retiring from football. According to reports, he travelled to Slovenia to surprise his wife Tina Polovina, shockingly, he caught her cheating with another man. Josip Ilicic, 32, is considering quitting football after he was granted permission to leave the Italian club’s training camp for personal reasons. Ilicic met his wife Tina Polovina in 2009 and soon enough got married to her, they have two daughters Sofia and Victoria, rumours have it that the “little heart ” celebration the striker does after every goal is a dedication to his wife, Tina. The Slovenian striker seems to have slipped into depression after he found his wife cheating on him when he decided to pay her a surprise visit at their country ho...
“Leave that Yahoo Yahoo boyfriend before he brings you Yahoo Yahoo disgrace” – Ifu Ennada tells women dating fraudsters
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“Leave that Yahoo Yahoo boyfriend before he brings you Yahoo Yahoo disgrace” – Ifu Ennada tells women dating fraudsters

Ifu Ennada has issued a warning to women dating fraudsters to quit the relationship in order not to attract disgrace upon themselves. Posting on her Instagram page, the Big Brother Naija star wrote: "Leave that YahooYahoo boyfriend before he brings you Yahoo Yahoo disgrace. Go and hustle clean and make your own money, God will bless the work of your hands."
Anita & Jide: Man Who Earns ₦15m Asks His Fiancee Who Earns ₦42m To Quit Her Job
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Anita & Jide: Man Who Earns ₦15m Asks His Fiancee Who Earns ₦42m To Quit Her Job

This Anita And Jide story is trending online. Who do you think should move? Jide earns N15 million per annum as a banker in Port Harcourt while his fiancee, Anita earns N42 million annually as an oil company worker in Lagos. Jide asks Anita who earns much higher to quit her job in Lagos and relocate to Port Harcourt and look for a new job after their wedding. The story has sparked divided reactions on social media. Who do you think should move?
Social Media Trolls Almost Made Me Quit Music — Waje
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Social Media Trolls Almost Made Me Quit Music — Waje

After the release of her album ‘Red Velvet‘ in 2018, Waje, seriously contemplated shelving her music career. It came as a total shock to music lovers and her fans. Her public outburst on how she did not have money to finance her music career came as a shocker to most people. In April 2019, Waje, went back on her plan to quit music. She set out to re-brand and reinvent herself. That came as a relief to her fans. Now, Waje has publicly explained what pushed her to make that decision. She revealed that ‘social media trolls’ almost buried her. In an interview with Chude, she explained how at a concert, she was not allowed to use a live band during her performance. That got her upset but she did the gig anyway. After her performance, she started trending on Twitter and all he...
Quit WHO Now – Madagascar President To All African Nations
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Quit WHO Now – Madagascar President To All African Nations

The President of Madagascar, Andry Rajoelina has called on all African Nations to quit the World Health Organization (WHO) because of the bad faith of Europe towards Africa. The Malagasy president says, Europe created organizations with the desire for Africans to remain dependent on them. Africa has found a medicine against Coronavirus but Europe thinks they have a monopoly of intelligence as such they are refusing to acknowledge it. It is against this backdrop that I invite all African Nations to quit the international organizations in order for us to build ours. My country Madagascar leaves all the organizations tonight and I call on other African Nations to do same.
Kanye West Details His Struggle With Alcoholism And How He Quit Drinking
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Kanye West Details His Struggle With Alcoholism And How He Quit Drinking

American rapper Kanye West is undoubtedly one of the most contentious personalities in all of Tinsetown. Opening up about being called a ‘crazy person’, the 42-year-old singer and songwriter dished the details in an interview with GQ. West spoke about his mental health problems and alcohol addiction, saying: “I haven’t had a drink since I realized I needed to take it day by day, but I never owned up, or was even told, ‘Hey, you’re a functioning alcoholic’. People have called me a crazy person, people have called me everything … but not a functioning alcoholic.” Shedding light on his moment of clarity, West said: “One day I was in my office working on the couture collection, and there was some Grey Goose in the fridge and I was just going to get a daytime drink, and I looked an...
Iranian Protesters Demand That Khamenei Quit Over Ukrainian Plane Downing
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Iranian Protesters Demand That Khamenei Quit Over Ukrainian Plane Downing

Protesters in Iran are demanding that Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei steps down, after the country's military admitted to accidentally downing a Ukrainian passenger jet, killing all 176 people on board. A child's shoe is pictured on January 8, 2020 at the scene of a Ukrainian airliner that crashed shortly after take-off near Imam Khomeini airport in the Iranian capital Tehran. Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752 crashed shortly after leaving Imam Khomeini International Airport in the Iranian capital of Tehran on Wednesday. It came days after President Donald Trump ordered adrone strike in Iraq to kill Qassem Soleimani, the head of Iran's Revolutionary Guards Quds Force, on January 3, escalating tensions between the countries. On Saturday afternoon, thousands of peop...
Catholic Nun Allegedly quits Religious Devotion to Marry
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Catholic Nun Allegedly quits Religious Devotion to Marry

Photos have been shared online purportedly showing a Catholic Reverend Sister who quit her religious profession and got married to an officer. In photos shared online, the woman is seen posing with her man in pre-wedding photos. Another shows her clad in her habit when she was still a Reverend Sister sworn to the oath of chastity. See below.
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Timothy Moten: Meet The Boxer Who Quit His Job To Help Anthony Joshua Prepare For Ruiz Jr Rematch

Meet the boxer who quit his job to help AJ prepare for Ruiz Jr rematch He quit his job, left his fiancee for three months, wrote to Eddie Hearn and got his friends to bombard Anthony Joshua's team on social media... how a carpet cleaner from Kentucky became AJ's sparring partner *Timothy Moten has studied Andy Ruiz Jnr for years and adopted a similar style *The American offered to spar Anthony Joshua before his shock loss to Ruiz Jnr *Moten went to extreme lengths to contact AJ's team to get in camp for rematch *He even quit his job as a carpet cleaner after being invited in for sparring with AJ Moten had studied Ruiz Jnr closely since 2012 and watched countless videos of his previous fights, trying to unlock the secrets of his success against men significantly bigger than hims...
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Days After Planning To Quit Music, BBNaija’s Ella Performs At The Miss Nigeria 2019

The ex big brother Naija housemate, Ella was given a spot to perform at the 43rd Miss Nigeria. This is coming days after she decided to quit music due to lack of finance.   View this post on Instagram   Fall 7 times stand up 8.. bravery is not the absence of fear , bravery is feeling the fear , doubt and insecurity, and deciding something else is more important .. #ellabbn #ellaretuns #missnigeria2019 A post shared by Victoria“ELLA”Nnabuchi (@therealmissella) on Dec 1, 2019 at 5:59pm PST
Toni Tones reveals how a man on their first date told her to quit her career
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Toni Tones reveals how a man on their first date told her to quit her career

Toni Tones has explained how a man she went on a date with for the very first time told her she will have to quit her career to be with him. According to her, in return he would set up a business for her. Toni talked about how she built her career over the years in pains and tears and just in under 24 hours someone wants all that to go. She however made a decision i think every one would be proud off. Though it was their first date, she made sure it was their LAST. See tweets below...
Davido Visits the Dentist After Revealing Plans To Quit Smoking
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Davido Visits the Dentist After Revealing Plans To Quit Smoking

Nigerian top singer, David Davido Adeleke visited the dentist for teeth whitening as he plans to quit smoking. Recall that Davido had disclosed in September this year that he also want to join the likes of Mavin boss, Don Jazzy, who have stopped smoking. The 26-year-old DMW boss took to his Instagram story, where he shared pictures of him lying on a chair with his entourage waiting for him as he undergoes laser treatment. There have been changes in Davido lifestyle since Chioma Rowland came into his life and with the way things are going, he seems to be planning to move into Fatherhood properly following the birth of OBO jr.
Sheilah Kwamboka reveals why she had to quit as a reporter, Says ‘I saw dead bodies’
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Sheilah Kwamboka reveals why she had to quit as a reporter, Says ‘I saw dead bodies’

Former HBR radio presenter Sheilah Kwamboka has revealed why she had to stop reporting on TV and become a radio preasenter. Kwamboka, who now works at Vybez Radio, said that when she joined TV reporting, she was green and one of the things that pushed her away is the trauma the job comes with. “I was part of the guys who started K24 with other awesome presenters… but I knew very quickly I didn’t want to do it. I didn’t go to school to be a journalist. It’s just something that showed up while I was in campus and I went coz I’m the kind of person that always believes in grinding. “So when the K24 opportunity appeared I did it and then I covered post-election violence. Terrible. It was very traumatic, I saw so many dead bodies, I saw anger and violence in Kenya in ways that I had nev...
I’ll Quit Politics If PDP Fails To Capture Anambra In 2021- Prof ABC Nwosu
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I’ll Quit Politics If PDP Fails To Capture Anambra In 2021- Prof ABC Nwosu

A former Minister of Health , Prof ABC Nwosu , has said he will quit politics if the Peoples Democratic Party fails to win the governorship seat of Anambra State in 2021 . Nwosu , a Board of Trustees member of the PDP stated this during a South -East Stakeholders’ meeting held in Awka , the Anambra State . Speaking at the meeting with the theme, “Putting Anambra State into political track of the South- East States ” , Nwosu said the PDP had been denying itself the opportunity of taking over the state because of selfishness , greed, and bickering. He said , “ Oseloka Obaze did not become governor of Anambra in 2017 because of betrayal from party members . “ If PDP does not win Anambra state in 2021 , I will leave politics and PDP. And that will mean PDP will never come to power ...
Mikel Obi Set To Quit Trabzonspor
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Mikel Obi Set To Quit Trabzonspor

Former Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi may quit Trabzonspor just two months after joining the club, reports from Turkey have revealed. The 32-year-old signed a two-year deal with an option of another year at the club in July, but has found it difficult adjusting to life in Trabzon, according to a source close to the player. “There’s a lot of expectation from the club with regards to Mikel,” the source, who spoke on condition of anonymity, told Sports Extra. “And he is ready to play for the team despite the early pressure, but he wants his family around him,which he can’t do at the moment.” Mikel, who has made four appearances since joining the club (two starts and two substitute appearances), is also unsettled following the decision of his partner, Olga Diyachenko, to stop v...
Afcon 2019: Cisse should depart Senegal role a hero – Coly
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Afcon 2019: Cisse should depart Senegal role a hero – Coly

The Lions of Teranga legend has advised his former teammate to resign as national team head coach Senegal legend Ferdinand Coly believes Aliou Cisse shouldn’t continue in his role as head coach of the Africa Cup of Nations runners-up and should “leave like a hero” while he can. The Lions of Teranga were defeated 1-0 by Algeria in the Afcon final on July 19, ending their quest for a first continental title. Coly, who played alongside Cisse in the West African nation’s final defeat by Cameroon in the 2002 edition, wants his former teammate to quit even though he couldn’t achieve the target of claiming the showpiece.
Rohr Set To Quit As Super Eagles Head Coach
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Rohr Set To Quit As Super Eagles Head Coach

Gernot Rohr may leave his role as the head coach of the Super Eagles in the coming days. The German led Nigeria to a third-place finish in this year’s Africa Cup of Nations, after they missed the last two editions. However, Rohr has come under criticisms from certain quarters, for what some perceive as ‘lack of tactical nous’ or, in other words, an ‘inability to read matches’. It is understood that the 66-year-old has told close associates, that he is uncertain if he wants to carry on. “A lot of things have been going on but he has taken it all because he does not want to cause any controversy. “But now, he is not sure if he will continue,” sources have told ESPN. Rohr is due to meet Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president Amaju Pinnick this week as part of that a...
Seun Ajayi And His Family Quit COZA Over Rape Allegation Against Pastor Biodun
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Seun Ajayi And His Family Quit COZA Over Rape Allegation Against Pastor Biodun

Nollywood Actor Seun Ajayi took to his Instagram page to pens emotional note to pastor Fatoyinbo’s right-hand man, Pastor Flo, as he quits COZA with his family. He caption saying Dear Pastor Flo, I write you this with teary eyes. In the first service I ever attended at COZA (while we were at Sheraton) I can say that you are the main reason why I wanted to come back. Your way of breaking down God's word really left me in awe. How you would use humour to address some of the most dire issues in people's lives. Sigh. Today, where we find ourselves is a painful crossroad. We are in a place where loyalties have us torn. I understand that you are a man under authority, but we were under yours. Can we be real here and tell you sir, that you have let us down. Your name has come up in the two ...
Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk go their Separate Ways after 4 Years Together
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Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk go their Separate Ways after 4 Years Together

Actor Bradley Cooper, 44, and model Irina Shayk, 33, have called it quits after four years together. Irina began dating Bradley in 2015 shortly after her relationship with footballer Cristaino Ronaldo ended. But the 4-year relationship is now over. Irina reportedly moved her things out of the home she shared with Bradley and that was when people began speculating there was a problem in their relationship. Some even blamed Lady Gaga for being reponsible for their breakup due to the chemistry people sensed between Gaga and Bradley after they both starred in the movie, A Star Is Born and gave a steamy performance of Shallow at The Academy Awards back in February. But at the time, it was not confirmed that they have split. It has now been revealed that Irina and Bradley, who s...
Amazon offers to pay employees $10,000 to quit their jobs
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Amazon offers to pay employees $10,000 to quit their jobs

Amazon, which is racing to deliver packages faster, is turning to its employees with a proposition: Quit your job and we'll help you start a business delivering Amazon packages. The offer, announced Monday, comes as Amazon seeks to speed up its shipping time from two days to one for its Prime members. The company sees the new incentive as a way to get more packages delivered to shoppers' doorsteps faster. Amazon says it will cover up to $10,000 in startup costs for employees who are accepted into the program and leave their jobs. The company says it will also pay them three months' worth of their salary. The offer is open to most part-time and full-time Amazon employees, including warehouse workers who pack and ship orders. Whole Foods employees are not eligible to receive the new...
I Didn’t Quit Music, I Only Traveled Abroad – Sean Tizzle
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I Didn’t Quit Music, I Only Traveled Abroad – Sean Tizzle

When popular afro-pop music singer, Morihanfen Oluwaseun Oluwabamidele, a.k.a Sean Tizzle went missing in action on the music scene, it was generally believed that he had probably quit music and relocated abroad. However, in a chat with Showtime, the ‘Sho Lee’ hit-maker explained why it seemed like he had quit music. “A huge number of people tend to think I relocated or moved abroad; this was the mindset of a lot of people about me.I traveled for months on my US tour and also spent time working with other artistes and producers. As an artiste I believe change of environment is sometimes helpful for a creative person.
I Almost Quit Music Out Of Frustration, Began Selling Furniture At Ikeja – Kcee
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I Almost Quit Music Out Of Frustration, Began Selling Furniture At Ikeja – Kcee

During the week, there was a viral video showing a popular Nigerian singer, Waje, lamenting how tough and expensive it was to do music in the country. In the video, the distraught singer stated that she was likely to quit music as it was not paying her well enough. In the video, the distraught singer stated that she was likely to quit music as it was not paying her well enough.Interestingly, it seems the singer is not the only one that has passed through this phase as Limpopo singer, Kcee, admitted that at a point, despite making hit songs, he quit music to sell furniture at Ikeja. He said, “I saw Waje’s video and I was touched. I was supposed to say something about it but I was busy with my album project. However, I spoke to a few people about it. The truth is that the industry ...
Danny Young Calls Waje A Legend, Slams The Music Industry
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Danny Young Calls Waje A Legend, Slams The Music Industry

Danny Young has showered praises on fellow singer Waje who recently announced in an interview that she is quiting music because it was no more reliable enough to sustain her needs. Reacting to the announcement by Waje, Danny Young labeled her a legend with enough talent to remain in the industry for as long as she wants.He shared: @officialwaje U quit, u no quit, u are a Legend still. Ur Talent no be here and no be today I see things in ur perspective. Bigup He also had some harsh words for those who often equate quiting music to mean the end if the world. See screenshots below.
‘You Can’t Quit Music And Leave Me Alone In The Industry’ – Omawumi To Waje
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‘You Can’t Quit Music And Leave Me Alone In The Industry’ – Omawumi To Waje

Singer, Omawumi has come in support of her best friend, Waje after she said she may quit music due to lack of funds to promote her work. Omawumi said; 'My Dear Friend turned Sister, the conversation we had concerning this recent video, we had it in private. But I want to use this medium to tell you. I can relate 100%. I am thankful for your love and support and being the strong woman that you are. I know you cant quit nothing! And leave me alone in this industry? Mbanu!'
Ubi Franklin Reacts To Waje’s Decision To Quit Music
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Ubi Franklin Reacts To Waje’s Decision To Quit Music

Popular music executive, Ubi Franklin has waded into the recent Waje's outburst and her decision to quit music. Just yesterday, a video surfaced on the internet showing singer Waje complaining about the situation of things in Nigeria’s music industry and worried she might have to abandon her career in music. Ubi Franklin, in his reaction, wrote that it is not easy for an individual to be a singer and at the same time the record label owner. His tweet reads ; ‘Waje works really hard I have been in different studio sessions with her, she won’t leave that studio if the song doesn’t sound right or she gets wheat she wants. Unfortunately it’s not easy to be the Artiste and the Label (singing and looking for money for promotion’.
“I Rather Quit Politics Than Decamp To APC” – Reno Omokri
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“I Rather Quit Politics Than Decamp To APC” – Reno Omokri

The aide to the former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Reno Omokri has written this on his Twitter official page, saying that he rather quit politics than decamp to the opposition party, APC. Here is what he wrote... "I grew my business to the point where I can be God sufficient, because I‘ve no respect for those who play STOMACH politics. I have been with @OfficialPDPNig since 1999. Under the rain and under the sun, I will be for the PDP. I rather quit politics than decamp to APC! #RenosDarts"
Piers Morgan Set To ‘Quit’ GMB For Job With President Trump
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Piers Morgan Set To ‘Quit’ GMB For Job With President Trump

Piers Morgan is set to 'quit' Good Morning Britain and leave the country to take on a new role for Donald Trump. The Good Morning Britain presenter has put in an application to be the President's Chief of Staff behind his co-hosts' back. Susanna Reid confessed she was "insulted" and claimed he was pretending to be ill so he could head off for an interview in Washington D.C. next week. Piers famously won The Celebrity Apprentice USA and is hopeful of hearing Trump say the words "you're hired" for a second time. This is no joke, as The White House released a statement saying: "The White House is aware of Mr Morgan's interest in the job." Piers said: "Donald Trump needs a new Chief of Staff so I made a formal application. I feel I’m perfect for it. He hired me once when I won C...
Wike Withdraws Threat To Quit As PDP South-South Coordinator
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Wike Withdraws Threat To Quit As PDP South-South Coordinator

Governor of Rivers State, Mr Nyesom Wike , has withdrawn his threat to resign as the coordinator of the Peoples Democratic Party Presidential Campaign in the South -South. His decision to lead the party’ s campaign in the South - South followed the meeting members of the party ’ s presidential campaign council held with him at Government House in Port Harcourt , on Saturday .
Actor Rupert Grint Reveals He Almost Quit ‘Harry Potter’ Franchise
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Actor Rupert Grint Reveals He Almost Quit ‘Harry Potter’ Franchise

"Harry Potter" without Ron Weasley? It seems unthinkable, but star Rupert Grint reveals that he contemplated exiting the mega-hit film franchise because it was so "all consuming" and felt like a "massive sacrifice." Speaking with The Guardian, the 30-year-old actor says that he gave some serious consideration to leaving "Potter" behind. "There were definitely times when I thought about leaving," he tells The Guardian. "Filming 'Harry Potter' was a massive sacrifice; working from such a young age for such long periods and I definitely remember thinking during one extended break, ‘This whole thing is so all consuming, do I really want to go back? Maybe it’s just not for me.’ I guess I was probably just being a teenager." Recalling himself as "a shy kid," Grint admits that the excite...
Saraki Asks Oshiomhole To Resign
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Saraki Asks Oshiomhole To Resign

Senate President Bukola Saraki has asked Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), to quit politics. Saraki made the statement in Ilorin on Wednesday, on the sidelines of a remembrance ceremony held in honour of his late father. On Sunday, the Department of State Services (DSS) had detained Oshiomhole after some APC governors alleged that he received bribes during the party’s primary elections across the country. Saraki said based on allegations leveled against Oshiomhole, he had no right to remain the APC chairman, let alone remain in politics. “Oshiomhole has no locus standi to talk about morality in today’s Nigeria’s politics. That must be a joke coming from Oshiomhole talking about moral ground,” he said. “Oshiomhole is somebody who ...
Former England Star, Joe Cole Retires At 37
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Former England Star, Joe Cole Retires At 37

Joe Cole, who came through West Ham's youth system before spells at Liverpool, Lille, Aston Villa and Coventry City, has played for United Soccer League side Tampa Bay Rowdies since 2016. He scored 10 goals in 56 games for England between 2001 and 2010. "It has been a dream come true. All of it," said Cole. "I hope the next two decades are as special as my last 20 years as a professional have been." Cole made his West Ham debut aged 17 and became captain four years later. In 2003, he joined Chelsea, with whom he won three Premier League titles and two FA Cups and reached the 2007-08 Champions League final. He spent seven seasons at Stamford Bridge, playing more than 280 games in all competitions. "Winning trophies at Chelsea was particularly special for me," said Cole. "T...
I have no plan to quit teaching for acting – Actor, Saka
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I have no plan to quit teaching for acting – Actor, Saka

Popular Nollywood actor, Afeez Oyetoro, aka Saka, best known for his hilarious movie roles has said he has no plans to quit teaching anytime soon. Unknown to many of his fans, Saka is a committed academic who teaches drama at the Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education, Ijanikin in Lagos State. Although he was aware that most people wished that he would give up one for the other, the actor, who only just finished his tenure as the Head of the Department of Theatre Arts at the institution, said, in an interview with Punch Nigeria, that he had no plan to quit teaching for a full-blown career in film acting. He said; “There is little or no difference between teaching and acting. I enjoy doing both. When you teach in the classroom, you are officially disseminating information. It is a...
Woman Who Quit Her Job Months Ago To Become A Stripper Rejoices As She Cashes Out
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Woman Who Quit Her Job Months Ago To Become A Stripper Rejoices As She Cashes Out

A young lady who revealed months ago on social media that she wants to quit her job to become a stripper has taken to Twitter to rejoice after her dream came true. The teenager, who graduated from high school last year, had 2 jobs but revealed on social media that she would rather be a stripper. She eventually got a job as a stripper and after a month of working as an exotic dancer, she quit her 2 jobs to focus on stripping. She took the stripper name "Sin".Now, she's taken to social media to rejoice after she cashed out. She shared photos of the money she made and captioned it, "Bag season baby."
20 Taraba APC Aspirant Quit Party, Join UDP
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20 Taraba APC Aspirant Quit Party, Join UDP

No fewer than twenty aspirants of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Taraba State have dumped the party for United Democratic party (UDP) and picked the party’s nomination forms for the forthcoming 2019 House of Assembly seats. An APC aspirant for Jalingo I state constituency, Hon. Sa’adu Usman Sintali who spoke on behalf of other aspirants shortly after they submitted their UDP nomination form to contest for the Assembly seat lamented that the injustice done to them by the APC was the reason for quitting the party. He informed that him and over 200, 000 of his supporters have left APC and would work for the success of the UDP at all levels in the state to succeed come 2019. “Due to unfair treatment and injustice done to me, me and other nineteen aspirants have decided to leav...
Stonebwoy, Samini And Sarkodie Should Quit Music – Shatta Wale
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Stonebwoy, Samini And Sarkodie Should Quit Music – Shatta Wale

Dancehall star, Shatta Wale launches a fresh attack on his Samini, Sarkodie and Stonebwoy. According to him, these artistes are hypocrites. This is from the fact that fact that they know what is happening in the industry. However, they choose to put blind eyes in such situations. Moreover, he indicated that his friend Sarkodie has never thought of helping any artiste in the music industry. Shatta Wale about Sarkodie, Samini and Stonebwoy “Who has Sarkodie produced since he came? I bought cars for my Militants and I buy cars for my fans and that is what I expect them to do.” Further, he told them to quit doing music. This is because they do not understand the fundamentals of being a musician. Also, they fail to influence the lives of their followers and people in the country at...
Governor Fayose Threatens To Quit PDP Over The Party’s Presidential Convention
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Governor Fayose Threatens To Quit PDP Over The Party’s Presidential Convention

The outgoing Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has threatened to quit PDP. His threat to defect from the party comes a day after the party's National Convention which saw the emergence of Atiku Abubakar as its presidential flagbearer, took place in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State. In a chat with Punch today, Governor Fayose said he would renounce his “membership of the PDP anytime from now. After consultations, I will speak clearly to Nigerians.”
Heavyweight Boxer Curtis Harper Quits Bout With Efe Ajagba After One Second
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Heavyweight Boxer Curtis Harper Quits Bout With Efe Ajagba After One Second

Heavyweight boxer Curtis Harper lost his bout against Efe Ajagba on Friday in Minnesota in unusual fashion - leaving the ring after the opening bell without a punch being thrown. Fighting on the Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) card at the Minneapolis Armory, Harper ducked through the ropes as soon as the bell rang and walked all the way back to his dressing room. He did not return and was eventually disqualified. According to PBC commentator Jordan Hardy, Harper’s gesture was in protest over the amount of money he was due to receive for fighting Nigeria’s Ajagba, who improved his record to 7-0 with his one-second win. Hardy claimed to have spoken to Harper, who has not commented publicly on his early exit, after the incident. “He’s not getting paid enough to fight and he wants resp...
Peter Okoye Finallly Reveal The Reason For Spliting With Paul
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Peter Okoye Finallly Reveal The Reason For Spliting With Paul

Months after the split of the duo Psquare, Peter one half of the group explains that it was the disrespect directed towards himself and his family that pushed him to quit. Peter Okoye, now known as Mr P, says his brother Paul would insult his wife and kids and expect a Psquare performance moments later. Peter married Lola Omotayo-Okoye in 2015 and they have two children named Cameron and Aliona. “In life what we call family value is important,” said the ‘Ebeano’ singer said on Citizen TV in Kenya. “The fans want Psquare but how many times do you want Psquare to come back and break up. “We’ve broken up three times and the same issue is still there. So if Psquare is going to come back we need to settle that issue. Psquare might come back, they might not come back. P...
Chelsea Star Ready To Quit Club
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Chelsea Star Ready To Quit Club

Gary Cahill has set sights on his future away from North London club, Chelsea where he hasn't enjoyed much play time of late.  Chelsea defender, Gary Cahill is reportedly ready to quit the club as he considers his future at Stamford Bridge. The 32-year-old, who has just 12 months remaining in his deal, struggled for regular starts last season under former manager Antonio Conte, who has now left the club. The England international has enjoyed a successful six years with the Blues, winning two Premier League and one Champions League during his 282 appearances in all competitions for the club. Evening Standard UK reports that Cahill will hold talks with the new head coach, Maurizio Sarri when he returns from holiday and may decide to leave the West London club should he not ...
I’m Not Quitting Chelsea To Join Gent – Omeruo
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I’m Not Quitting Chelsea To Join Gent – Omeruo

Super Eagles player Kenneth Omeruo has dismissed rumours he will quit Chelsea to join Belgian club KAA Gent. “At the moment, I have not decided where I will be playing next season as I still need to speak to Chelsea, so any news right now about an agreement with any club is not true,” he told SCORENigeria “My agents are in talks with several clubs in the event my future lies away from Stamford Bridge.” Omeruo, who has yet to make a Premier League debut with Chelsea in his six years on the books of the London club, has expressed his desire to settle his future on a more permanent basis following several loan spells. “The truth is I am looking to settle down permanently after several loan moves, but no agreement has been reached with any club at the moment,” he said. ...
I Stopped Visiting My Family When I Was Asked To Quit Music, Legbegbe Crooner Mr Real
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I Stopped Visiting My Family When I Was Asked To Quit Music, Legbegbe Crooner Mr Real

Street hop crooner ‘Legbegbe’ Mr. Real, has told Saturday Beats that the road to stardom has not been rosy. He revealed that his family members advised him against pursuing a career in music. He said, “I have been doing music for over 10 years now. But you know in life when it is not your time, there is nothing you can do about it. All this while, I have been working and waiting on God for a breakthrough. Once God says it is your time to shine, no man on earth can stop you from shining. Before my song, ‘Legbegbe,’ I was only doing free shows. But it is a different story now. “There was no time I thought of leaving music despite the pressure I was getting from my family members then. For me, music is part of my existence as a human and there is nothing else I can do better than music. W...
Radio Host Quits Live On Air After Her Coworkers Ambushed Her By Bringing A Nanny She Refused To Hire For Being Too Pretty
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Radio Host Quits Live On Air After Her Coworkers Ambushed Her By Bringing A Nanny She Refused To Hire For Being Too Pretty

A Washington DC area radio host quit her job, live on air, after her co-hosts blindsided her by inviting on their show a model the host refused to hire as a nanny for her children. Danni Starr, who is one of the three hosts of WKYS popular morning show 'The Fam in the Morning', was looking for a nanny for her 2 kids when a model sent her a DM saying she wanted the job. Danni refused to hire the model because she was too pretty. The OAP said she has had many bad experiences in the past with pretty babysitters. She has also been open about how her husband cheated with a stripper and how her father had an affair with a babysitter and had another child by the nanny. But her co-hosts, DJ Quick Silva and DJ 5'9, went behind her and found the model then, on the morning of March 8, they b...
I Almost Quit Music After Being Cut From A Song- Cardi B
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I Almost Quit Music After Being Cut From A Song- Cardi B

American rapper, Belcalis Almanzar, known professionally as Cardi B, revealed how she nearly abandoned her rap dreams last Christmas after she was cut from a star-studded song. The former Love & Hip Hop: New York reality star took the charts by storm this summer (17) with the success of her debut single Bodak Yellow, but Cardi almost walked away from the industry following a devastating setback. In a recent chat on Instagram Live, she explained to fans, “I did a verse to somebody’s song, and other artists was in the song as well, and I was so excited because I felt like my verse was so poppin’ (hot). “Then, the artist told me that I couldn’t be on the song anymore because one of the artists that was on the song felt like I was too small (not famous enough), and they were too big for...
Kaka Calls It Quit On Football
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Kaka Calls It Quit On Football

Former Brazilian footballer, Kaka has announced his retirement from football. He made the announcement on Sunday evening via his official Twitter handle @KAKA. The Brazilian played for major European football clubs like Real Madrid and AC Milan before returning back to Brazil to end his career. Kaka was the last person to win the #BallondOr in 2006 before Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi dominated the award.
Kiss Daniel Launches Own Label, Quits G-Worldwide Entertainment
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Kiss Daniel Launches Own Label, Quits G-Worldwide Entertainment

Nigerian pop singer, Kiss Daniel has left G-Worldwide Entertainment after three years with the record label. The ‘Woju’ singer confirmed his exit in a statement, saying he has moved on to set up his own music label FLY BOY I.N.C. “All is set for the take-off of “FLY BOY I.N.C” which is my label. This implies that all activities regarding Kiss Daniel will be carried out under this new arrangement” says Kiss Daniel. “This is an important move for me and I sincerely want to thank the fans who have always been there for me and also the media for their constant support” he further says. In the statement, the singer also denied he had a rift with the label who played a major role in helping him to explore in the music scene, adding that he would forever remain grateful to the label led b...