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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

Soul Train Creator 'Don Cornelius' Dead at 75 of Apparent Suicide

Don cornelius - September 27, 1936 – February 1, 2012  "Soul Train" creator Don Cornelius was found dead at his Sherman Oaks on home this  morning.    Law enforcement sources said police arrived at Cornelius' home around 4 a.m. He apparently died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to sources. The sources said there was no sign of foul play, but the Los Angeles Police Department was investigating.      He is best known as the creator of the nationally syndicated dance/music franchise Soul Train, which he hosted from 1971-1993.       According to a LA Times article, Cornelius’ “Soul Train” became the longest-running first-run nationally syndicated show in television history, bringing African American music and style to the world for 35 years.    Cornelius stopped hosting the show in 1993, and “Soul Train” ceased production in 2006.He  sold the show to MadVision Entertainment in 2008.  He was 75.

Nollywood actress,Geraldine Ekeocha is dead

    Nigerian film industry has lost another Nollywood veteran ,Mrs Geraldine Ekeocha. The cause of her death is yet to be known .

Nollywood actor,sam loco efe is dead

sam loco efe          News just broke that Nollywood star actor/comedian sam loco efe has died.The talented actor  died on location in his hotel room earlier today in Owerri,Imo state.He was 66 years old 

British singer Amy winehouse is dead

        Amy jade Winehouse has been found dead at her home in London, it has been reported. The Back To Black singer was apparently found at 4pm and her death is believed to be unexplained.

Sikiru Ayinde Barrister is dead

Alhaji Chief (Dr.) Sikiru Ayinde Ololade Olayinka Balogun (Barrister) is dead. He died this  morning at St. Mary's Hospital, Paddington, London after a brief illness