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12 Years A Slave Makes History At Oscar 2014 …As Lupita Nyongo Wins Best Supporting Actress Award

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The slavery drama, “12
Years A Slave,” has won the Academy Award for best picture, making history as the first movie from a black director to win the film industry’s highest honour in 86 years of the Oscars.
British Director, Steve McQueen’s unflinching portrayal of pre-civil war American slavery also won two other Oscars, including best supporting actress for newcomer Lupita Nyongo and best adapted  screen play based on the memoir of Solomon Northup, a free man sold into slavery in Louisiana.
“12 years a slave” prevailed over space thriller Gravity”, from Mexican film maker, Alfonso Cuaron, which never the less racked up the  most Oscars of the Night  with seven including the best director honour  for Cuaron, a first for a latin America Director.
Low budget “Dallas Buyers Club,” a biopic of an early Aids activities two decades in the making won three Oscars, including the two male acting awards. Matthew  McConanghey won best actor for his portrayal of the homophobe  turned AIDs victim turned treatment crusader, Ron Woodroof his co-star,  Lared Leto won best supporting  actor for his role as Woodroof’s unlikely business sidekick the transgender woman Rayon.
Mathew David Mc Conanghey in the 2000s, became best known for starring in romantic comedies, including the Wedding planner (2001), “How to lose a Guy in 10 days” (2003), “Failure to Launch” (2006) and “Ghost of Girl Friends Past” (2009).
Since 2010, he has moved away from romantic  comedies and has had critically acclaimed roles  in the films, the Lincoln Lawyer (2011) Bernie (2011), Killer  Joe (2011), Mud (2012), Mud (2012), Magic Mike  (2012) and the Wolf of Wall Street (2013) for portraying a cowboy diagnosed with Aids in the biographical film” Dallas Buyers Club,” which earned  him the Golden  Glob award for Best Actor-Drama, among other awards and nominations. He currently stars in the 2014 HBO crime anthology series, True Detectives alongside  Woody Harrelson.

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I’m Eager To Find Love Again -Tiwa Savage

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Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage, has declared her desire to find love and experience once again. The Koroba Crooner shared her deepest wish with her fans and followers via her instagram page. The number one African bad girl is highly optimistic that her prince charming will seek her out soonest as she is ready to be found and pampered with love.
Tiwa shared a picture of herself as she looked gorgeously dressed in a beautifully tailored pink dress for Toyin Lawani’s wedding reception. She captioned it ‘somebody’s son will find me one day.
Savage was married to Tunji Balogun popularly know as Tee Billz Balogun on November 23, 2013 the couple held their traditional marriage at the Ark in Lekki, while their white wedding was held on April 26,2014 at the Armani Hotel, Dubai.
In 2015, Tiwa gave birth to her first child with Tee Billz. However, in 2016 the singer announced the crash of her marriage as she accused her husband of financial recklessness, drug addiction and abandonment.

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Burna Boy Drinks From Grammy Award Plaque

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It is no news that Burna Boy was nominated by the organisers of the grammy awards event and won the award with his popular album Twice As Tall. The award remains a highlight for all the nominations, awards won and every other achievement so far in his musical career.
The self acclaimed African Giant was out clubbing with friends over the weekend and made sure to take along his grammy award plague. In the viral video which surfaced on the internet, the kilometer singer was seen in the club in the company of friends as they celebrated his taking receipt of his grammy win.
In the course of their celebration Odogwu held out the gold plague as champaign was poured into it after which he drank the entire content. The video has gone viral and got social media users talking and expressing diverse opinions, while a popular boy has criticised the Afro fusion singer for taking his plague to a club, noting he and his plague have begun a nation wide tour and may visit all the 774 local government areas in Nigeria.
Social media users have become defence ministers for Burna Boy and they have slammed the blog while hailing the artite, noting the grammy win was well deserved and he can celebrate and do whatever makes him happy with his plague.
Dansonko said: “Celebrate your wins, you worked for it, you deserve it and no one can tell you otherwise.

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Alibaba, Banky W, Others Attend Wizkid’s Debut Album’s 10th Anniversary

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On June 12, 2021, Grammy Award winning music star, Wizkid celebrated the 10th anniversary of his debut album, ‘Super Star’. In a documentary shared on Wizkid’s insa stories, industry giants like Bankyw, Alibaba, Femi Kuti, Basket Mouth and others took turns to speak on the 30-year-old singers evolution since his successful debut.
To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the release of the album under BankyW’s Eme, Wizkid released a docu-series titled. “A super star’ made in Lagos on his you tube page and shared across his social media handles.
Speaking in the docu-series, wizkid reflects on his childhood, recalling his early days in Surelere and being the last child of his parents. Wizkid took time to share his experience in BankyW’s Enyire Maths Entertainment (EME) which signed him and released the album.
“Getting signed to Bankyw was one of the amazing things that happened to me, it was just an amazing moment for me, it changed my life,” Wizkid said.

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