TV host Wendy Williams sorry for mocking Joaquin Phoenix’s lip scar

TV host Wendy Williams has apologised after appearing to mock Joaquin Phoenix for a scar on his upper lip. The US presenter was accused of insulting people with a cleft palate while discussing the star’s appearance. After facing strong criticism, Williams wrote on Twitter that she wanted to “apologise to the cleft community”. But the Cleft Lip and Palate Association …

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FG To Ban Foreign Vessels From Operating In Nigeria

The Federal Government has said there are plans to ban foreign vessels from operating on Nigerian waters in the nearest future. the Director-General of the Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dakuku Peterside during an interview on Channels Television’s said the agency is working towards a time when foreign-owned vessels will not be allowed to trade on Nigerian waters. …

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Sanwo-Olu Reshuffles Cabinet, Welcomes New Members

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced a cabinet reshuffle, with the appointment of three new members. A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor,  Gboyega Akosile said eight cabinet portfolios affected by the redeployment include ministries of Local Government, Ministry of Special Duties, Wealth Creation and Employment, Tourism, Arts and Culture, Home Affairs as well as …

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Nine Killed As Fire Guts Passenger Bus Along Benin-Ore Expressway

About nine people were killed along the Benin-Ore expressway when a Toyota Hiace bus in motion allegedly burst into flames. Ten passengers were rescued with three of them sustaining varying degrees of injuries According to a statement signed by the sector commander of the Ogun State Federal Roads Safety Corps, Clement Oladele, the ill-fated vehicle was coming from the eastern …

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Number Of Aid Workers Killed By Insurgents Doubled In 2019

The United Nations has condemned the spate of attacks on aid workers providing support to victims of insurgency in the north-eastern region of Nigeria UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr Edward Kallon, yesterday revealed that the number of humanitarian workers killed by the insurgents last year was twice the figure recorded in the previous year. A ccording to his statement …

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