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The Complicated Marriage of Tonto Dikeh

The Complicated Marriage of Tonto Dikeh

Controversy courts the captivating celebrity. Or you may put it the other way: The captivating celebrity courts controversy. Tonto Dikeh is one Nollywood actress who had been in more controversies

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Avoa Gazebo, The Artistes’ ‘Mess’

-By: Olawale Obadeyi In truth, like every creative effort ,the task of spending several hours in the vocal booth can be so involving and tedious. It is , therefore ,

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…And Old Soldiers Never Die! 1

As we welcome a young author we also salute the 87-year-old Onuora Nzekwu. After 20 years in Surulere, I only recently realised that the famous author of Eze Goes to

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Local author publishes new book 0

A. Igoni Barrett, who you may have seen roaming around Surulere in search of akara with his Dutch wife, our very own Femke van Zeijl (see p.17 of the print

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Letter to the editor On the continuing Sports’ City scandal 1

The front page lead of the second edition of “Surulere Now” titled “Sports’ City: What next?” evoked nostalgic sentiments of my affinity with the edifice – our own National Stadium

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Is there really gain in patience?

As a forty-plus-years-old resident of Surulere, my friends continuously tease me about being ‘stuck’ in Surulere; still a tenant with a no-leave-no-transfer mentality they chide. They have good cause to;

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