Gospel singer Kirk Franklin. has revealed on Instagram that his sister has been sentenced to 30 years in prison, although, the 12-time Grammy Award-winning gospel artiste didn’t disclose why she was given a 30-year jail term.
Back in 2015, he shared details about his drug-addicted sister saying,
“For over ten years, my younger sister was incarcerated in a facility here in Texas. She was in love with a young man who was [a] drug dealer. He introduced her to not only selling drugs, but using as well. When he was arrested for drug trafficking, she was arrested along with him.”
Police in Katwe, Uganda on Monday arrested a pastor’s wife for allegedly kidnapping herself with the intention of extorting money from her unsuspecting husband.
Mariam Kusubira, a wife to Pastor Shadrach Kusuubira of Noah’s Arch Church in Kikajjo-Masajjawent missing in Kampala on June 6 and was found on Monday, June 11.
She later called in alarming that she had been kidnapped and that her captors demanded KSh 1.3 millions.
According to Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire, Miriam faked her kidnapping and gave false information to the police and the general public officers and led to a wastage of government resources. Read more
Nigerian-born Ghanaian actress, Yvonne Okoro has explained why most celebrities are still single.
According to the 36-year-old actress, who is also single at the moment, she said alot of the female celebs are confused as they can’t figure out if a man is coming for true love or because of their fame or money.
She said “A good number of celebs are single because they are confused as to who to accept in their life. You see, you are not sure if the person is coming in because of your fame and money or the person wants to be with you because of real love”. Read more
A man was tased and arrested after he broke into Rihanna’s house on Wednesday. After his arrest, the man told cops he was only there to have sex with her, not to steal or harm her.
Eduardo Leon, 26, disabled Rihanna’s alarm system and entered into her house, where he stayed at least an entire day. He spent Wednesday night at Rihanna’s house before he was arrested on Thursday morning after Rihanna’s assistant found him inside her L.A. area house.
Rihanna apparently wasn’t in Los Angeles when the intruder broke in. The police say Eduardo made himself at home and even charged his phone and unpacked his bag as he waited for her return. Read more
Nigerian musician Davido has arrived in Zimbabwe for his 30 Billion tour. Davido arrived in the country on Thursday morning ahead of his show scheduled for Saturday 21 April at the Harare International Conference Centre (HICC).
Davido is set to share the stage with Jah Prayzah, ExQ and Killer T, while Judgment Yard will be among the DJs. The ordinary ticket will be going for $20 (ordinary) $50 (VIP) and $100 (VVIP).
The tickets will be sold at Chicken Slice outlets, Coloursel and Liquor Boys Bar & Butchery. Read more
R&B singer, Usher is the latest celebrity to be targeted, as his $4.2m LA mansion has been burglarized and the thieves made away with $820K in cash, jewelry, and they also took his security tape along
Read the full report by The Blast below… Read more
Rockford Josphats popularly known as Roki, has returned to Zimbabwe after relocating to South Africa in search of greener pastures.
He told The Chronicle that he decided to return to be with his children. The musician said he had to leave his South African girlfriend to be with his children.
Roki also said that he had talked things over with his ex-girlfriend Nyasha Valerie whom he assaulted some time in 2016. Roki was quoted saying:
I had a girl in South Africa who’s a daughter of someone who works at SABC. But now that I’m back home, it seems our relationship is over, not because either of us did wrong, but because she understood that I needed to come back to be with my children. Read more
Musician Tytan has dismissed reports that he snatched Olinda Chapel from her former husband Stunner.
Tytan said he only started dating Olinda after she broke up with Stunner.
We are not friends and I have never been friends with Stunner. We have never shared a drink together; he doesn’t know where I stay and I don’t know where he lives. Read more
In a new interview with The Nation, Paul Okoye of the now defunct group, PSquare, says he never left the group when his twin brother, Peter, opted out and that he moved on with his solo career after waiting for two months to see if the fallout could be resolved.
In the interview, Paul said “I never left and I don’t know why people keep asking me that. It might be the fourth time it’s happening but I always wait.
But this time the difference is that I did not wait. So I don’t have issues on that.”
Speaking further, Paul said the earlier days of their separation was strange to him because he had never performed alone but now he is used to it Read more
Zimdancehall artist, Killer T, will launch his 3rd “Mashoko Anopfuura” on 6 April.
The launch will be at Club 1+1 Happy at Longcheng Plaza.
The album was reportedly supposed to be released in late 2017 but was postponed after due to album launches by other artists at that time. The Album has 15 tracks.
The main message on this offering is that bad words will pass hence the title ‘Mashoko Anopfuura’. Read more