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Nigerian Idol: Francis Atela Gets Govt Appointment

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Nigeria Idol: Francis Atela Gets Govt Appointment

Francis Atela, the runner up in the just concluded Nigerian Idol TV show was on Wednesday decorated by Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom as the Youth Ambassador of the State.

Governor Ortom, who performed the decoration at the New Banquet Hall of Benue Peoples House Makurdi said Atela had showcased his thrilling performance to the world and deserved to be honoured.

He stated that Benue youth remain the hope of the state and Nigeria, stressing that their mature behaviour during the End SARS Protests and demonstration of competence in many other areas of endeavours were worth celebrating.

The Governor urged the youth to identify and develop their talents so as to add value to the state and country in general.

While acknowledging other artistes for their thrilling performances, the Governor announced his administration’s plans to organise a carnival or performance to showcase Benue talents to the world.

He noted that Francis Atela would be supported to fulfil his dream and to launch him out to the world, even as he directed his Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase to liaise with Information, Culture and Tourism Commissioner to work out a plan of support for the honored.

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The Governor stated that the reception accorded Atela by Benue youth was a show of love and synergy by the youth and encouraged them to sustain the tempo.

The star singer, Francis Atela thanked Governor Ortom and youth in the state for the honour, saying he felt alone for a while when he started the Nigerian Idol show but brothers and sisters came in to make it happen.

Chairman of the Central Planning Committee, Mr Terrence Kuanum, acknowledged the love always shown the Benue youth by Governor Ortom, pointing out that though Atela did not win the crown, he didn’t lose out.

Other Benue artistes who accompanied Atela to the Benue Peoples House also thanked Governor Ortom for his fatherly support to the youth and entertainment industry and pledged their commitment to make the state proud.

 

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BBNaija: Trouble Looms As Cubana Chief Priest Accuses Maria Of Snatching Sister’s Husband

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BBNaija: Trouble Looms As Cubana Chief Cubana Accuses Maria Of Snatching Sister’s Husband.

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Pascal Okechukwu better known as Cubana Chief Priest, has alleged that Maria Chike Benjamin, a housemate in the just- concluded Big Brother Naija Shine Ya Eye, is having an affair with his sister’s husband.

Cubana Chief Priest, a celebrity barman stated this on Sunday in a post on his Instagram account.

The celebrity barman also revealed that Maria was sending messages threatening his sister, adding that she shamelessly keeps showing off expensive gifts another woman’s husband got for her.

“Maria Chike Benjamin, how on Earth will you threaten a married woman who has male and female offspring to leave her husband for you or die?

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“You keep showing off the expensive gifts and cars her husband bought for you just to taunt her.

“Kelvin, am so ashamed of you. I know that all men are cheaters but never make your home miserable for your wife to the extent that your side chick calls her to threaten her life.

”If what you did was right why would you be hiding your face in shame?

“Nothing must happen to my sister,” he warned

BBNaija: Trouble Looms As Cubana Chief Cubana Accuses Maria Of Snatching Sister’s Husband.

 

 

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BBNaija: Why It Is Forbidden For Me To Marry Prince- Dorathy

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BBNaija: Why It Is Forbidden For Me To Marry- Dorathy

Reality Tv star, Dorathy Bachor has disclosed that her relation with Prince, a fellow housemate in the season 5 edition of the reality television show, can never go beyond friendship level, as she sees him has her brother.

Dorathy stated this on Instagram during a question and answer section with her fans where she was asked why she and Prince weren’t dating, considering their closeness while they were on the show.

Responding, Dorathy said it was forbidden for her to marry or date Prince, stating that Prince is like a brother to her and that such intimacy cannot happen between them.

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“I cannot marry Prince. It is forbidden for me to marry my brother,” she wrote.

The duo stirred relationship rumors when they became close while at the Big Brother house and had at some point, admitted to liking each other.

 

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Hollywood Actor Alec Baldwin Breaks Silence Over Killing Of Colleague On Set

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Hollywood star, Alec Baldwin has reacted to the death of cinematographer, Halyna Hutchins whom he mistakenly killed on Thursday.

Hutchins, was accidentally shot when a prop firearm was discharged by Alec Baldwin on the set of a new movie, ‘Rust’ in the Bonanza Creek Ranch in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

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Alec Baldwin who said he was fully cooperating with a police investigation, on Friday, tweeted: “There are no words to convey my shock and sadness regarding the tragic accident that took the life of Halyna Hutchins, a wife, mother and deeply admired colleague of ours.”

“My heart is broken for her husband, their son, and all who knew and loved Halyna,” he added.

 

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