by Wilfred Okiche
The week started out with rumours that Hip-hop superstar, Akon, was dead but ‘Obinna Okeke’s’ blog was quick to dispel the rumours, even announcing new music from the singer.
Speaking of singers, our favourite one this year, Adele, scored another distinction as her ‘21’ album became the best-selling album this century in the UK.
‘Strategic Chic’ mused about the strike action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, and ‘Obehi Okoawo’s’ blog brought us news on the Youtube Nigeria launch. Apparently it will be operating through a local interface www.youtube.com.ng and you can now broadcast yourself with ease it seems. ‘Just Naira’ invested time offering ideas on how to make legit money online while ‘Ogbonge blog’ gave useful tips on the meaning and functions of Google Ad words.
In our YNaija blogs, Wilfred Okiche narrated his experience with unreasonable policemen and Yemi Olowu suggested we have ourselves a gaga Christmas.
Chika Ike was lucky and would probably be heading to church for thanksgiving come Sunday, Gistmaster reported that the recently separated actress emerged from a motor accident unhurt.
Oh! But there was gossip too. Troubled American actress Lindsay Lohan revealed in her secret journals that the late actor, Heath Ledger was the love of her life. She then went ahead to pose nude for Playboy magazine and promised a first look on the Ellen Degeneres show. This sizzling gist was on ‘KanyiNulia’s’ blog.
Elsewhere, Nigeria newspapers were following the saga of Pakistani actress, Veena Malik, who took her clothes off for FHM magazine and was promptly disowned by her father in the wake of the media outrage that followed.
There is more though: newly minted Yoruba movie actor, Baba Suwe was in the news for the love drug this time around. He is allegedly involved in a sizzling romance with actress, Sherifat Ilerika and ‘Date360’ blog trailed them from Ebute Metta to Ikorodu. Surprise blog took a leaning towards the romantic side and offered up ten qualities a woman looks for in a man.
‘1976AD’ was all up in pop star Usher’s biz as they dished on the drug accusations leveled on him by his ex-wife, Tameka. She is currently battling for sole custody of their sons.
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