Oprah Winfrey’s mum dies at 83

Oprah WinfreyOprah Winfrey’s mother has passed on.

Vernita Lee, 83, died on Thanksgiving Day, November 22. The family just confirmed the death and Oprah’s niece Alisha Hayes gave a bit more detail on social media.

Vernita Lee with Vernon Winfrey had Oprah Winfrey in 1954. Because Vernita moved to Milwaukee to work as a maid, she couldn’t raise Oprah and the TV host had to be raised by her maternal grandmother. When Oprah turned 6, she moved to Milwaukee to live with her mother. Read more

$4bn platinum project to start

$4bn platinum project to startKARO RESOURCES yesterday said it will kick off activities on its $4,2 billion platinum investment project in Mhondoro-Ngezi in the next few weeks by carrying out geophysics, and flying over the area as part of the resource exploration and quantification programme.

The mining giant yesterday introduced to President Mnangagwa their financiers, Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), who said they were ready to inject $2 billion into the platinum mining project that is set to create at least 90 000 jobs for locals.

The mining firm’s representatives said the project was well on course and simply following its gestation period that comes with projects of that magnitude. Read more

Man arrested for death of his married lover

Man arrested for death of his married lover who slumped and died after marathon sex in OgunNigeria: A 28-year-old man, Kelvin Michael, has been arrested by men of the Ogun state police command, for the death of his 40-year-old married lover, Monsurat Idowu, after they had a marathon sex at his home on Wednesday, August 15th, 2018.

Michael was arrested after a staff of the Ota General Hospital, Benjamin Okereke, alerted the police when he brought Monsurat’s corspe to the hospital.

The state Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed the incident, said Michael upon interrogation, said the suspect claimed to have met Monsurat last month in a bus at Ketu, Lagos State, where they exchanged phone numbers.

”The suspect told the police that he invited her to the house of his friend in Ota where the deceased slumped and died shortly after they had sex. The police contacted Monsurat’s husband, Lamidi Idowu, who is a commercial bus driver.”

Oyeyemi said the husband of the deceased told the police that he left his wife in the house hale and hearty while going to work, wondering what might have led to her untimely death. The PPRO said Monsurat’s corpse had been deposited in a mortuary for autopsy.

Gospel Musician Kirk Franklin reveals his sentenced to 30 years in Prison

 Gospel artiste, Kirk Franklin reveals his sister has been sentenced to 30-years in prison?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.”

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Pastor’s wife arrested in Uganda for faking her own kidnap and demanding KSh 1.3 millions

 Pastor?s wife arrested in Uganda for faking her own kidnap and demanding KSh 1.3 millionsPolice 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.

 Pastor?s wife arrested in Uganda for faking her own kidnap and demanding 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

Actress Yvonne Okoro explains why most female celebrities are single

Actress Yvonne Okoro explains why most female celebrities are single?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

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