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Eighty-six new cases of #COVID19 reportes in Nigeria

Eighty-six new cases of #COVID19 have been reported; 70 in Lagos 7 in FCT 3 in Katsina 3 in Akwa Ibom 1 in Jigawa 1 in Bauchi 1 in Borno As at 11:50 pm 19th April there are 627 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Discharged: 170 Deaths: 21

Kimora Lee Simmons Finally Responds To Allegations Of Sexual Misconduct Against Her Ex-husband Russell Simmons

Since last November, allegations of sexual assault and sexual harassment have been directed at Russell Simmons. The Def-Jam Co-CEO has been accused of sexual assault by six women. American model, Kimora Lee Simmons, who is the ex wife of Russel has finally come out to speak on the  the issue. She finally reacted via a post on Instagram which she captioned: “Now that I put my baby down…”

Akon, Russell Simmons, Alek Wek, Obasanjo For MTV Meets With MTN Season 2

    MTV Base Meets...with MTN  returns to television screens across Africa on 1 August 2012 on the back of a highly successful first seasonthat saw African youth make positive life-changing decisions after meeting their heroes on the show.  First initiated in 2011,  MTV Base Meets…with MTN  is a motivational youth empowerment and mentorship initiative and multimedia campaign that connects African youth with the thought leaders, opinion formers, decision makers and role models who shape their world.    Sponsored by Africa’s leading mobile operator, MTN, Season 2 of  MTV Base Meets…With MTN  features an exciting and varied line-up of interviewees, including leading figures from the realms of entertainment, politics, fashion and sport,hand-picked to inspire African youth to fulfil their full potential.   Among the opinion formers and thought leaders taking part in the series is  Senegalese-American  R&B  and  Hip-Hop  artist  Akon ,alongside other world-famous personalities

Jay-Z, Russell Simmons, Young jeezy Celebrate 25 Years Of Def Jam Records

Rick rubin ,Jay z, Rusell simmons   Def Jam  celebrated their 25th anniversary Friday night with a star studded event featuring some the label's most recognizable faces.   Included in that lineup was former Def Jam head  Jay-Z , founders  Rick Rubin  and  Russell Simmons  and former execs  Kevin Liles  and  Lyor Cohen . The Hip-Hop cohorts converged on "The Spotted Pig" where they held a private dinner and invited out Young Jeezy, Terrence J  and a number of others. terrence J Young jeezy Julissa    Def Jam was created by Rick Rubin in his dorm room in Weinstein Hall at New York University   and its first release was a single by his punk-rock group  Hose .  Russell Simmons  joined Rubin shortly after they were introduced to each other by  Vincent Gallo . Def Jam Recordings  is an American record label, focused primarily on hip hop and urban music, owned by Universal Music Group, and operates as a part of The Island Def Jam Motown Music Group. photos ;hiph