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Headies 2020: Nominees list in full

Here is the 14th headies nominees list for the year 2020. The award is basically for the year in review (JULY 2019 – SEPTEMBER 2020) See full nominees list; BEST RECORDING OF THE YEAR   A non-voting category for the best recording (that meets the judges’ requirements of excellence; songwriting, production, rendition) by an artiste or group in the year under review. OZYMANDIAS – BRYMO SMILE – WIZKID FEAT. HER WONDERFUL – BURNA BOY DREAMER – FIREBOY DML GHOST TOWN – WURLD BEST POP SINGLE A voting category for the best pop single in year under review (by single individual or group). BILLIONAIRE – TENI NOBODY – DJ NEPTUNE FEAT. JOEBOY & MR. EAZI. LADY – REMA FEM – DAVIDO JORO – WIZKID SKELETUN – TEKNO SONG OF THE YEAR A voting category for the most popular song in the year under review. FEM – DAVIDO NOBODY – DJ NEPTUNE FEAT. JOEBOY & MR. EAZI JORO – WIZKID MAFO – NAIRA MARLEY DUDUKE – SIMI PRODUCER OF THE YEAR An individual responsible for producing the most acclaimed song or album

BBNaija: Wathoni evicted from lockdown house

It’s another Sunday and with it comes eviction night of housemates from the ongoing Big Brother Naija reality TV show. So far, it’s a double eviction as Wathoni becomes the 2nd housemate to be evicted today alongside TolaniBaj. Florence Wathoni Anyansi is a 29-year-old fashion entrepreneur This multi-talented single mother juggles a fashion business and a parenting blog. She is also bilingual and speaks and writes in Swahili fluently. What new habit or skill did you acquire during lockdown? I started eating chocolates more than usual, praying with the rosary three to five times (no jokes), and a lot of thinking. What are your words to live by? You are unstoppable; you have not come this far to stop now. What is your biggest achievement? Providing for my son, being chosen to work in Julius Berger amongst graduates (I was an undergraduate then), giving birth naturally to a 4.3kg baby.

BBNaija: BrightO leaves lockdown house

  “E shock you?” Ebuka asked the audience after an unexpected eviction of Bright0, a contestant in the Big Brother Naija 2020 Lockdown reality show. First described as Evangelist by viewers, BrightO, full name Ezekiel Bright Osemudiame, became popular in the house for his generation of commotion among other housemates. The 29-year-old, when asked by Ebuka if he was intentionally “jamming heads together” in the house, said it was just his typical way of acting. 29-year-old BrightO eviction came after the eviction of two other housemates, Wathoni and Tolanibaj. Wathoni, full name, Florence Wathoni Anyansi, had earlier expressed her wish to get evicted from the show as she seemed not to be getting along with some housemates, especially, Erica. The Nigerian-Kenyan when interviewed after her eviction said she will be facing fashion and probably TV shows moving forward. Tolani Shobajo, known as Tolanibaj, in the house, is a Yoruba girl close to Erica and according to discussions in the house

BBNaija: Tolanibaj evicted from house

It’s the end of the road for as TolaniBaj the American VBlogger as she became the first evicted housemate on the night. The show presenter, Ebuka, announced that there will be a twist tonight and unlike last week, she was evicted without the housemates voting. All housemates were told to stand and Ebuka called out TolaniBaj for eviction. This unexpected twist leaves the viewers shocked as it was totally unexpected. Tolani Shobajo is a 27-year-old media personality from Lagos state. Tolani is an energetic gingered babe. People always call her the life of the party. When she’s not entertaining, she’s dancing and cooking. What new habit or skill did you acquire during lockdown? Eating a daily breakfast. I didn’t realise how important having breakfast is until now. It makes my day better. What are your words to live by? Enjoy your life. Live it how you want because people will talk regardless. What’s your biggest achievement? After moving to Nigeria, I landed a job at one of the world’s le

BBNaija: Brighto blames eviction on Wathoni

Brighto was the ninth Housemate to be Evicted from the Big Brother Naija Lockdown House, telling Ebuka that he believed his Eviction had something to do with his relationship with Wathoni. He also said he is more of a career person and was going to pursue more certifications in the future. One of the things that Brighto will go down for is being the Housemate who did exactly what he said he would: getting involved in conspiracies. He’s been dubbed the ‘Lord Baelish’ of season 5 and has given fans plenty to gist about.  Source: Africamagicdstv.com

Lionel Messi to meet with Barcelona hierarchy to discuss future

  Lionel Messi has requested a personal meeting with the Barcelona hierarchy to discuss a solution to his transfer request, According to Sky Sports News.  Messi wants his lawyers present too with the intention of finding a way out of the impasse over his contract clause and a way out of the Nou Camp this summer, as reported in Spain earlier on Friday. Paris Saint-Germain and Inter Milan are both said to be preparing offers in an attempt to persuade him away from a reunion with Guardiola and a rendezvous with friend Sergio Aguero.  It remains uncertain that Messi can get out of his Barcelona contract, which still has one year left to run, in the current transfer window, having submitted a written transfer request on Monday.  Messi's Barcelona team-mate Luis Suarez could also be on his way out of the Nou Camp, with Juventus interested in the striker.  The former Liverpool player has been told he can leave Barca this summer by new boss Ronald Koeman.  Suarez is in talks to g

Ronaldo’s Lyon strike voted as the best Champions League goal

  Fans have voted Cristiano Ronaldo’s thunderbolt strike against Lyon as the best goal of the 2019/20 Champions League season.  While a dream sixth Champions League title didn’t come Ronaldo’s way, the Juventus ace didn’t leave empty-handed either upon scoring the best goal of the competition earlier this month.  Over 400,000 fans voted his insane long-range strike against Lyon as the Nissan Goal of the Tournament on uefa.com, and what a banger it was!  The Portuguese forward fired a swerving left-footed shot from outside the box right into the top right-hand corner to give Juventus hope of launching a comeback in their last-16 tie.  Anthony Lopes may have got a touch on the ball, but CR7’s bullet was too hot for the Lyon keeper to handle.  The goal not only leveled the aggregate scoreline to 2-2, but it saw Ronaldo set a new record as Juventus’ highest goalscorer in a single campaign on 37 goals in 46 games. However, Lyon won the tie on away goals in the end.  Cristiano’s Juv

Ronaldo Determine to win Titles for Juventus

  Cristiano Ronaldo is motivated more than ever and has set his sights on claiming even more silverware for Juventus next term.  Ronaldo’s relentless nature has kept him on top of his game down the years. Yet again, he has no plans of letting down.  New manager Andrea Pirlo is now at the helm of affairs and faces the daunting task of restoring the club back to ‘order’.  Juventus might have won the Serie A last season but there a sense of under-performance was evident at the club. Not a surprise Maurizio Sarri got his marching orders.  Just recently, Ronaldo was linked with an exit from Juventus but his entourage were quick to deny such claims.  As the new season looms, the 35-year-old poses a refreshed figure and is hoping to fire on all cylinders once again.  “As I’m getting ready for my third season as a bianconero, my spirit and ambition are as high as ever,” Ronaldo wrote on Instagram. The Bianconeri were eliminated by Lyon in the round of 16 this year after losing to Aj

"I deserve to win Ballon D'or" - Lewandowski

Bayern Munich forward Robert Lewandowski has declared himself as the winner of this year's ballon D'or he told journalists. He said he won everything and was the top scorer in every competition he played this season.   Lewandowski: "I'd give the Ballon d'Or to myself. We've won everything there was to win and I was the top scorer in every competition. Any other player in my position would receive it". Lewandowski helped Bayern Munich win the Bundesliga, DFB Pokal and the Champions League he was the top goalscorer in all the competitions. The yearly Balloon D'or award will not be held this year because of the coronavirus break which made a quick wrap up of some leagues.

Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman is Died

Black Panther star Boseman, died at age 43 after quietly battling colon cancer for four years, had portrayed Jackie Robinson, James Brown and Thurgood Marshall in his film career. But he's best known as "Black Panther" star T'Challa, Marvel's groundbreaking Black superhero. Chadwick Boseman had been battling colon cancer since 2016, according to a family statement. Fans and friends are taking to social media to mourn the loss of "Black Panther" star Chadwick Boseman. On Friday, tributes poured in for Boseman on social media. Reaction ranged from colleagues recalling what the actor was like in real life to fans commenting on the impact he had on their lives.

Transfer Rumours: Messi to Manchester, Thiago to Liverpool and others

​​Good morning! Welcome to AOP BLOG we bring you all important news in the past 24 hours. Reporter claims Messi have AGREED PERSONAL TERMS with Manchester City. Chelsea's preparations for the new season have been thrown into turmoil after they were hit by a coronavirus outbreak  with eight of their players missing pre-season as they self-isolate.  Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu would step aside if Lionel Messi agreed to commit his future to the club, according to reports in Spain.  Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has tested positive for coronavirus and will miss France's UEFA Nations League games in September. Mikel Arteta has confirmed he believes Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is on the brink of signing a new three year contract. Tottenham midfielder Tanguy Ndombele has tested positive for coronavirus and has been removed from the France squad for games against Sweden and Croatia next month. Antoine Griezmann will have a more important role at Barcelona under Ronald Ko

Former PSG Player Joins Chelsea

Chelsea Football Club has completed the signing of one of the big names in world football with Thiago Silva joining on a one-year contract, with the club having the option of a further 12 months. That the Brazilian central defender’s time as a Paris Saint-German player was coming to an end was one of the sub-plots on the big stage of the Champions League final at the weekend and he has opted to cross the English Channel to continue his long and distinguished career. His signing follows the addition on Wednesday of Ben Chilwell to the squad and continues the long tradition of top Brazilian players gracing the pitch for Chelsea. Malang Sarr also joined this week and will be on loan in 2020/21.  Looking ahead to his new challenge, Thiago Silva said: ‘I am so happy to be joining Chelsea. I am delighted to be a part of Frank Lampard’s exciting squad for next season and I’m here to challenge for honours. See you soon Chelsea fans, I look forward to playing at Stamford Bridge very soon.’ Chel

BBNaija: "I got pregnant as a virgin" Wathoni

Big Brother season 5 housemate Wathoni shares the story of how she gave birth to her child without being disvirgined. Wathoni said "I was virgin and got pregnant, I know most people won't believe me, the only person that will believe me is the first person I had sex with because I bled" All housemates were to represent their artistic task with their hero, she represented hers with her son which she later had to explain how she got pregnant without having sex with her boyfriend then.  Although some believed it to be a true story because she had shared it through a video on YouTube with a doctor confirming the act authenticating it as been true before coming to the live show. While,some  were of the opinion that it's not real on Social Media.

Revealed: Players Van Gaal Wanted to sign for Man United

  Former Manchester United Manager Louis van Gaal has revealed some of the players he wanted to sign for Man United, in an interview with FourFourTwo. The list include: Neymar, Mane, Lewandowski, Ramos, Mahrez, Muller, Hummels and Milner. Unfortunately, he was unable to sign any of those players to old Trafford because he wasn't allowed to do so. He was later sacked and replaced by Jose Mourinho.

Man City set to sign Messi from Barcelona

  Messi has been in contact with Guardiola and would like to join Man City, according to the Athletic.  FC Barcelona and Manchester City to sign the agreement for Leo Messi for €130M add ons included (50-20-10)  in a three years contract, Guardiola already spoke with Leo. Messi had already informed the boss that he wants to leave the club and demanded for his released clause per year. 

Messi Asked to leave Barcelona

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has been asked to leave the club following a decision made by the board  after their meeting. Leo Messi wants to activate the clause to leave Barcelona immediatly, as FCB also confirmed. Barcelona position is still so clear,Messi has a 700 million euros release clause, the "free clause" has expired in June. However, there has been various reactions to this on social media, but a physical protest has been staged by the supporters with Messi shirt on their hands.

Voting Result for Week 5 in Big Brother Naija 2020 Revealed

  The BBNaija voting result of 23rd August, 2020 in the week 5 of the reality TV show has been revealed. As the show becomes tougher with more strategies from housemates in the forth week, some of the Housemates who couldn’t pull votes from viewers and fans of the show will be sent from the Big Brother Naija 2020 house. All 14 housemates were having a moment of rethink and quietness waiting for the announcement of evicted housemates in the BBNaija 2020 show by Ebuka has Praise was evicted from the show. Trikytee, Wathoni, Vee and Praise were the four housemates with the least votes by the viewers.