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[JUST IN]#NEWS: NIGERIAN OIL MAGNATE FEMI OTEDOLA ESCAPES KIDNAP, POLICE PARADE SUSPECTS.

The Police on Wednesday, said it has foiled an attempt by three suspected gang men to kidnap Mr. Femi Otedola, a popular Lagos based oil magnate. In a statement made available to the media, in Abuja, by the Force Public Relations Officer that the three suspects: Ikechwuku Daniel, Adeyemi Kayode and Ayodele Temitayo, planned to… Continue reading [JUST IN]#NEWS: NIGERIAN OIL MAGNATE FEMI OTEDOLA ESCAPES KIDNAP, POLICE PARADE SUSPECTS.

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[BREAKING!]#FILMMAKING: NOLLYWOOD ACTRESS, KUDIRAT AJIMATI IS DEAD! 

Yoruba movie actress, Kudirat Ajimati has been reported dead, she passed on Tuesday morning November 15, in Ogun state Ajimati has since been buried according to the Islamic laws and customs. She is survived by an aged mother. Sources report that the news of her death was shared on social media by the association Theatre… Continue reading [BREAKING!]#FILMMAKING: NOLLYWOOD ACTRESS, KUDIRAT AJIMATI IS DEAD! 

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[BREAKING!]#OOPS: THIS PRO-TRUMP TWEET BY NEW BALANCE JUST FRIED THE BRAND IN UNITED STATES AS MACY’S BAN ALL DONALD TRUMP MENSWEAR IN THEIR STORES.

Becoming President-elect has not redeemed Trump’s brand in the eyes of other brands. After the election, Macy’s announced that Trump brand clothing would not find its way back in to the retailer’s stores, after it had stopped carrying the collection more than a year ago.  At the time, Trump hit back with a statement about… Continue reading [BREAKING!]#OOPS: THIS PRO-TRUMP TWEET BY NEW BALANCE JUST FRIED THE BRAND IN UNITED STATES AS MACY’S BAN ALL DONALD TRUMP MENSWEAR IN THEIR STORES.

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[BREAKING!]#ADNEWS: PEPSI MAX ROLLS OUT MAKE SUMMER CAMPAIGN TODAY BY CLEMENGER BBDO SYDNEY.

​Pepsi Max has kicked off a multi-million dollar summer campaign which will roll out over the next three months. Anchored with an ad by Clemenger BBDO Sydney featuring a giant slip and slide down a suburban street which ends on the beach, the campaign will develop along multiple streams. Part of the work will feature… Continue reading [BREAKING!]#ADNEWS: PEPSI MAX ROLLS OUT MAKE SUMMER CAMPAIGN TODAY BY CLEMENGER BBDO SYDNEY.

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[COPYRIGHT]#MP3: NIGERIAN DEEJAYS WILL NOW NEED A COSON LICENCE TO PLAY NIGERIAN MUSIC IN EVENTS AS COSON SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH DJAN TO END MIXTAPE PIRACY.

 COSON Chairman, Chief Tony Okoroji (Middle) and the Disc Jockey Association of Nigeria, (DJAN) President, Mr. Tade Adeyemi, a.k.a DJ Kool signing copies of the agreement at the landmark music copyright agreement signing ceremony held at the COSON headquarters, Lagos There is no doubt that in the past decade, Nigerian afro-pop or HIPHOP music popularly… Continue reading [COPYRIGHT]#MP3: NIGERIAN DEEJAYS WILL NOW NEED A COSON LICENCE TO PLAY NIGERIAN MUSIC IN EVENTS AS COSON SIGNS AGREEMENT WITH DJAN TO END MIXTAPE PIRACY.

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[BREAKING]#NEWS: AIRTEL VOICE WINNER A’RESE SUV HAS BEEN STOLEN!

A’rese Emokpae, the AIRTEL voice winner for 2016 just got robbed off her Ford SUV by Government officials posing as traffic obstruction officers. The Songbird took to her Instagram page to announce the dastardly act. The point and time of the crime hasn’t been disclosed yet to the media as at the time of this… Continue reading [BREAKING]#NEWS: AIRTEL VOICE WINNER A’RESE SUV HAS BEEN STOLEN!

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[AUTOBRANDS]#GOGREEN: APPLE ENDS PRODUCTION OF APPLE CARS! EMPLOYEES FIRED!!

​A new report claims Apple has ditched plans for its self-driving car, and some commentators are not impressed.  In its place is a plan to develop an autonomous driving system, so the company can either work with manufacturers to give their car Apple-powered capabilities, or later return to the idea of building a car from… Continue reading [AUTOBRANDS]#GOGREEN: APPLE ENDS PRODUCTION OF APPLE CARS! EMPLOYEES FIRED!!

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[AD OF THE WEEK] #VOTEYOURFUTURE: HILARY CLINTON AD CAMPAIGN AGAINST DONALD TRUMP BY INDECLINE. WARNING! EXPLICIT CONTENT RATED +18

If you recollect, just yesterday we shared Robert de Niro’s contribution to the #voteyourfuture initiative yesterday; it seems we finally got who was behind this ad campaign. Hilary Clinton teamed up with the notorious anarchist underground art group INDECLINE credited for the ‘Donald Trump Emperor has no balls’ statue (read more here) erected all across New… Continue reading [AD OF THE WEEK] #VOTEYOURFUTURE: HILARY CLINTON AD CAMPAIGN AGAINST DONALD TRUMP BY INDECLINE. WARNING! EXPLICIT CONTENT RATED +18

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[BREAKING NEWS!]#OOPS: ROBERT DE NIRO CALLS OUT DONALD TRUMP IN THIS AD-HE IS A PIG! EXPLICIT CONTENT 18+:

This is an Ad and actor and director Robert de Niro gives his take on the US presidential election, and on Republican nominee Donald Trump in particular, as part of a campaign urging people to vote in the 8 November poll. Robert De Niro is one of a number of celebrities who took part in… Continue reading [BREAKING NEWS!]#OOPS: ROBERT DE NIRO CALLS OUT DONALD TRUMP IN THIS AD-HE IS A PIG! EXPLICIT CONTENT 18+:

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[WORLD POLITICS]#REBRANDING:DONALD TRUMP CUTS AD BUDGET, APOLOGIZES ON 2005 LEWD COMMENTS. TAKE A LOOK:

​Just weeks before Election Day, the Trump campaign has cancelled ad reservations in several crucial battleground states which includes North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Iowa, Colorado, New Hampshire, Maine and Florida as confirmed by Kantar Media (an ad tracking firm). The news was first reported by the political unit at NBC. The breakdown of the cuts… Continue reading [WORLD POLITICS]#REBRANDING:DONALD TRUMP CUTS AD BUDGET, APOLOGIZES ON 2005 LEWD COMMENTS. TAKE A LOOK:

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[BRAND FAIL] #SAD: SAMSUNG WASHING MACHINES TOO NOW EXPLODE!

​Samsung’s bad month gets worse as the South Korean electronics giant warns that some of its washing machines may halt and catch fire. The tech giant says it is working with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) on a plan to fix top-loading washing machines prone to what Samsung terms “abnormal vibrations”, or as… Continue reading [BRAND FAIL] #SAD: SAMSUNG WASHING MACHINES TOO NOW EXPLODE!

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[MOBILE PHONES] #RIP: IT’S OFFICIAL, BLACKBERRY HAS ANNOUNCED IT WILL NO LONGER PRODUCE PHONES.

It’s the end of an era. BlackBerry, a name once synonymous with high-end smartphones, will no longer make mobile devices. Along with a dismal financial report, the company announced today Wednesday.  It plans to end all internal hardware development and will outsource that function to partners. BlackBerry’s journey to this point has been long and… Continue reading [MOBILE PHONES] #RIP: IT’S OFFICIAL, BLACKBERRY HAS ANNOUNCED IT WILL NO LONGER PRODUCE PHONES.