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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

Ace comedian Julius Agwu holds football talent hunt in Rivers state

     Ace Comedian /musician Julius Agwu has delved into  football as he sponsors the Akpor Football Talent Hunt Competition to be played out amongst the 10 communities in Akpor Kingdom of Rivers State.       According to Agwu, he wants to encourage the people of his area and give back to the place he comes from.   “I thought long and hard about it and I decided that if I want to give back to the people it should not be a music or comedy thing.      We all know that football is the in thing these days and I am privileged to know a lot of these former Super Eagles players and football academy owners who I have decided to invite over to watch the competition and possibly pick out talents who may play football to the highest level,” Agwu said.  Former Super Eagles captain, Austin Jay Jay Okocha, and Flying Eagles coach, John Obuh, have  been confirmed to be in attendance at the the opening match on Sunday, November 13, 2011 .

Nollywood actress joke silva clocks 50,produces chinua achebe's 'man of the people'

    Nollywood star actress / director , Joke silva turns 50 tommorow 29th september 2011. she has planned to celebrate with family and friends .       Joke silva has been chosen to produce a cinematic version of chinua achebe's popular novel ' Man of the people'       According to source , Governor rotimi amaechi of river state will sponsor the project because he is in love with the plot of the novel . He believes  it is wise to put the entire character into cinematic format so that it will attract wide audience and patronage and  the lessons learnt from the epic movie will change the way and manner Nigerian politicians carry out their responsibilities. © celebregion