Russia launches investigation into complaint against Netflix over LGBT content

Russia is investigating a complaint against Netflix after the public commissioner for protecting families accused the streaming company of violating Russian law on “gay propaganda”, the Vedomosti daily reported. The commissioner, Olga Baranets, complained to the Interior Ministry that Netflix was in breach of a 2013 law that bans disseminating “propaganda on non-traditional sexual relations”… Read More Russia launches investigation into complaint against Netflix over LGBT content

Afghan Taliban release media rules, ban TV shows with female actors

The Taliban administration has released a set of restrictions on Afghan media, including banning television dramas that included female actors and ordering women news presenters to wear “Islamic hijab”. Afghanistan’s Ministry of Vice and Virtue set out nine rules this week, a Taliban administration spokesman said on Tuesday, largely centred on banning any media that… Read More Afghan Taliban release media rules, ban TV shows with female actors

TV personality Damilola Adegbite’s new book ‘Reset’ is a total reader’s delight

It was a night of unbridled excitement, music and good conversations when award-winning thespian, model, entrepreneur and now author, Damilola Adegbite gathered stakeholders and thespians alike to launch her captivating new book titled ‘Reset: The Mind-Body Approach to a New You’. This exclusive event, held on the 21st of November, 2021 at the Civic Centre… Read More TV personality Damilola Adegbite’s new book ‘Reset’ is a total reader’s delight

At least eight dead, several injured following crush at Astroworld music festival in Texas

At least eight people were killed and many others injured in a crush at the opening night of Houston’s Astroworld music festival triggered by a surge of fans pushing toward the stage, officials said on Saturday. Houston Fire Chief Samuel Peña confirmed the casualty figures from Friday’s night’s disaster at a news conference early on… Read More At least eight dead, several injured following crush at Astroworld music festival in Texas

Cinematographer killed, director injured as actor Alec Baldwin accidentally fires prop gun on movie set

Hollywood actor Alec Baldwin fatally shot a cinematographer and wounded a director when he discharged a prop gun on a movie set in New Mexico on Thursday, authorities said. Baldwin shot Halyna Hutchins, the photography director of “Rust”, and Joel Souza, the film’s director, at the Bonanza Creek Ranch, a production location south of Santa… Read More Cinematographer killed, director injured as actor Alec Baldwin accidentally fires prop gun on movie set

‘Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?’ The no. 1 TV game show is back, bigger and better

The widely celebrated and highly acclaimed TV game show that keeps Nigerian families glued to their seats, ‘Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?’ (WWTBAM), is back, bigger and better with contestants now standing a chance to duel it out for a fantastic grand prize of ₦20 million every week all year long. The number one… Read More ‘Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?’ The no. 1 TV game show is back, bigger and better

Chidi Nwaogu listed by YNaija among most powerful young Nigerians

Serial tech entrepreneur and CEO at Publiseer, Chidi Nwaogu, has been listed on the YNaija Power List 2021, a list of the 100 most powerful young Nigerians in the Year 2021. Less than 24 hours ago, the young startup founder took to his social media profiles to express his gratitude: “Thank you, YNaija, for the… Read More Chidi Nwaogu listed by YNaija among most powerful young Nigerians