Harvey Weinstein accused in 11 new sexual assault cases; UK police reportedly investigating allegations

London: British police are reportedly investigating 11 allegations of sexual assault against disgraced American movie producer Harvey Weinstein, who is already facing similar charges in the US. File image of Harvey Weinstein The Metropolitan Police said it has received allegations of sexual assault from 11 victims in connection to “Operation Kaguyak”, the CNN reported. Although […]

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Italian youths rally to free screenings of police violence film

The film “Sulla mia pelle” has entered the collective conscience of Italian youths living under a populist, right-wing government Thousands of Italians are flocking to illegal free public screenings of a new film about a young man’s 2009 death in custody, a potent symbol of police violence and a merciless penal system. In city piazzas […]

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Anyanwu expands collage art with Fabrication

Much as the landscape of non-traditional materials in mixed media expression has widened, very few artists, who work in that medium, have convincing stories to tell. Most commonly used, perhaps, to nauseating taste, are textile materials, either on canvas or sculptural expressions. The textile or fabric-polluted Lagos art landscape will attract your attention immediately you […]

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Redsan Finally Speaks Up on Tiwa Savage’s Drama with Event Promoter

Kenya’s top dancehall star Redsan has finally broken his silence on the controversy that followed his successful album launch last weekend. On Monday, Tiwa Savage, who was a guest act alongside Jamaica’s Demarco at the launch of Redsan’s album ‘Baddest‘ on Saturday at the Carnivore grounds, took to Twitter to call out the event’s promoter for […]

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Actress Ireti Doyle welcomes her first grandchild

Nollywood actress, Ireti Doyle has just welcomed her first grandchild. Ireti Doyle took to Instagram account to announce that her daughter, Abimbola Kachi Ozofor has given birth to her first child. Abimbola Kachi Ozofor and her husband Kelechi got married in the year 2014. See Ireti’s post below; E ba mi yin Oluwa looogoooo!!! For […]

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Michigan Opera Theatre founder David DiChiera dies at age 83

DETROIT – Dr. David DiChiera, the founder and longtime general director of the Michigan Opera Theatre, died Tuesday at his home in Detroit, officials said.  He was 83 years old and had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in March 2017. Local 4 spoke with DiChiera when he announced his retirement in May 2017 to reflect on his […]

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Iran film for Oscars stirs debate on home front

“Damascus Time”, a film about Iran’s battle against jihadists in Syria, was not selected as the Iranian Oscar contestant The Iranian film for next year’s Oscars has stirred controversy at home both over the choice of a downbeat movie and for taking part in the Hollywood spectacle at a time of tense Tehran-Washington ties. The […]

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Emmy Winner Thandie Newton: ‘I Don’t Believe in God but I’m Going to Thank Her’

Thandie Newton won the supporting drama actress award at the 70th Annual Primetime Emmys for “Westworld” and, even though she’s an atheist, thanked God during her speech. “I don’t even believe in God but I’m going to thank her tonight,” she said. “I am so blessed. I am so blessed. Without this, I am even […]

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50 epic photos from Oktoberfest prove it’s one of the most misunderstood celebrations in the world

When you think of Oktoberfest, you’re probably thinking about three things: Germany, lederhosen, and beer. Whether you’ve actually been in Munich for the festivities or you’ve taken part elsewhere around the world, you know it’s essentially one giant party. It’s also been commercialized over the years with lederhosen and dirndl Halloween costumes and Oktoberfest-inspired craft […]

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