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Mugabe’s resignation sparks wild celebrations in Harare

The resignation of President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe has sparked wild jubilation across the capital, Harare Robert Mugabe, on Tuesday resigned as the President of Zimbabwe shortly after his impeachment was deliberated upon by parliament. The 93-year old leader had insisted on continuing his nearly 40 years of rule days after he was deposed by the ruling ZANU-PF party following an army takeover which kept him under house arrest. . Wild celebrations erupted during the joint sitting of parliament after Speaker Jacob Mudenda announced Mugabe’s decision to resign, ending the impeachment procedure.

UCL: Tottenham 2 – 1 Borussia Dortmund

Tottenham came from behind to secure a 2 – 1 victory over German side, Borussia Dortmund in the UEFA Champions League game played on Tuesday. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang put Dortmund 1-0 up in the first half before Harry Kane scored early on in the second half to even the scores. Son scored the second for spurs to give them the winner and secure first place qualification to the knock out stage for the North London team Tottenham will now finish top of Group H close group contenders, Real Madrid with a game still to spare.

UCL: Sevilla complete fantastic comeback to draw 3-3 against Liverpool

Spanish side, Sevilla completed a thrilling Champions League fightback against Liverpool to earn a second half 3-3 draw against Jurgen Klopp’s side on Tuesday. Liverpool appeared to have taken total control of the game after going 3-0 up within 22 minutes of the game Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane scored to put Liverpool in full control of the game. However, the good work performed in the first half was closely undone by a porous Liverpool defence Two quick goals from Wissam Ben Yedder in the second half set up a tensed final minutes as the game ended 3-3 courtesy of a late Pizzaro equalizer.

#BAAD2017: Banky W finally reacts to Ebuka’s outfit to his wedding

Finally, Banky W has reacted to Ebuka Obi-Uchendu’s outfit to his wedding. Ebuka practically stole the show at BankyW and Adesua’s traditional wedding ceremony which held over the weekend with his superb Agbada outfit. Banky admits that at some point he was momentarily confused as to who was getting married between him and Ebuka. He however says he would be prepared for Ebuka at the white wedding; “I was genuinely momentarily confused as to which of us was the groom… Lol.. I was about to switch into groomsmen mode and offer my guy a drink or small chops.,” Banky Wrote.

West Bromwich Albion sacks manager, Tony Pulis

English Premier League club, West Bromwich Albion have announced the sacking of Head Coach, Tony Pulis Tony Pulis’ contract was terminated on Monday following West Bromwich’s poor outing against Chelsea in the EPL on Saturday. West Brom suffered a 4-0 plummeting in the hands of defending champions, Chelsea over the weekend. Announcing the club’s decision, John Williams chairman of the club said: “these decisions are never taken lightly but always in the interests of the Club. We are in a results business and over the back end of last season and this season to date, ours have been very disappointing. We would like to place on record our appreciation of Tony’s contribution and hard work during a period of transition for the Club which included a change of owners...

Former Vice President Alex Ekwueme is dead!

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Dr Alex Ekwueme is dead. The news of his Death was announced in a statement issued by his family and signed by his brother and Igwe Laz Ekwueme, traditional ruler of Oko in Anambra State. According to the statement, Dr. Ekwueme, 85 died around 10:00 pm on Sunday in a clinic in London The statement read: “Ekwueme family regrets to announce the peaceful passing away of their patriarch, the former Vice-President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Dr. Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme GCON. “The sad event occurred at the London Clinic at 10:00 pm on Sunday 19th November 2017.” The former Vice President had slumped in his Enugu residence some weeks ago and was consequently taken to the Memfys Neurosurgery Hospital in Enugu. He was afterwards flown via an air ambulance...

Photos: Celebrity guests at Banky W & Adesua’s traditional wedding

The much anticipated traditional wedding of singer Banky W and actress, Adesua Etomi has kicked off in Lagos. The event which is currently going on in Victoria Island, Lagos has brought together major players in the Nigerian entertainment industry Celebrity guests at the wedding include Skales, Segun and Tunde Demerum, Olamide, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, Basketmouth, Temi and Funmi Wellington, Do2dtun Adetiba, MI Abaga, Noble Igwe, Bovi. Checkout more photos from the wedding;

Miss India, Manushi Chhillar, crowned Miss World 2017.

20-year old Miss India, Manushi Chhillar has been announced as the winner of the 2017 Miss World beauty pageant. Chhillar who is a medical student from Haryana, shoved aside beauties from over 108 nations to be become the most beautiful girl in the world 2017. She was announced the new Miss World at the Sanya City Arena in China PR on Saturday. Winner of Miss World 2016, Stephanie Del Valle from Puerto Rico’s has already handed over the coveted crown to the new winner, Manushi Chhillar. The Top Five finalist for the 2017 edition of the beauty pageant include: Miss England Miss Mexico Miss Kenya Miss France and Miss India.

EPL: Chelsea secure comfortable win over West Brom

Eden Hazard scored a brace to inspire Chelsea to a 4-0 victory over West Brom at the Hawthorns on Saturday. Alvaro Morata was quick to slot in Hazard’s parried shot at goal to open the scoring for Chelsea in the 17th minute. Six minutes later Hazard doubled Chelsea’s lead with a fine effort before Marcos Alonso scored a nicely volleyed goal to cap off a superb first-half for the blues Hazard went on to score his second in the 62nd minute to seal a comfortable victory for Antonio Conte’s men. The win temporarily puts Chelsea in second place on the table .

Arsenal 2-0 Tottenham: Arsenal triumph in North London derby

Arsenal secured a 2-0 win over London rivals,Tottenham on Saturday to cast doubts on talks of a power shift in North London following the superb run of form of Mauricio Pochettino men in recent times. Shkodran Mustafi opened the scoring for Arsenal after he headed in a teasing free kick from Ozil in the first half. Alexis Sanchez then sealed his match winning display with a second for the gunners shortly before the sound of the halftime whistle. Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez, who have been linked with departures in January, both put up match winning performances in the thrilling North London Derby at the Emirates. This win takes Arsenal within a point of Tottenham on the EPL table and on level points with Chelsea ahead of their clash with Westbrom later in the day.

Another bomb blast attack rocks Borno state

According to reports emanating from Borno state this evening, another bomb blast has occurred in the state. It is reported that suicide bombers attacked a mosque located in the Muna garage area of the State on Wednesday. The attack reportedly took place at the mosque during the magrib (sunset) prayer. Although, details of the attack are still sketchy, reports however, suggests that the attack may have been carried out by members of the dreaded Boko Haram terrorist group More to come…

Robert Mugabe’s 37-year old grip on power brought to an end after bloodless military coup

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, has been axed out of office through a bloodless military coup d’etat. The country’s ruling Zanu-PF party confirmed the end of Mugabe’s 37-year iron grip on power via its Twitter handle on Wednesday. Mugabe and his wife were arrested by the army on Tuseday in Harare. The Army officers later went on to take control of the country’s ZBC state broadcaster early on Wednesday morning announcing that the 93-year-old leader and his family were “safe and sound” and were being kept under tight security watch after sounds of gunshots and explosions were heard overnight in the capital The soldiers were said to have also taken hold of some police officers on Wednesday after taking control of the capital, forcing them to sit down on the side of...

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