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Famous South African Rapper, Riky Rick Commits Suicide

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Late Riky Rick South African Rapper

Famous South African Hip-hop artist, Riky Rick has committed suicide.

Police reports said Riky Rick aged 34 took his life in his home in the Northern suburbs of Johannesburg on Wednesday morning.

The musician, whose real name is Rikhado Muziwendlovu Makhado, allegedly hung himself with a rope after a battle with depression.

According to reports, the rapper was found in his home at 8.30 am on Wednesday by close associates and rushed to a nearby hospital but  was confirmed dead at the hospital.

Riky Rick was commonly known across the music and fashion industries in South Africa.

He was famous for his iconic fashion sense and willingness to empower young artists across the country.

He was the founder and owner of the Cotton Club Records label and Cotton Fest music festival.

The deceased’s family spokesperson, Sheikani Makhado in a statement confirmed his death.

Some of the statement reads: “Son, husband, father, brother and uncle, Riky ‘Ricky’ Makhado (aged 34) sadly passed away in the early hours of this morning (23rd February) in Johannesburg.”

The family mentioned that “Riky’s nurturing and developing of young musical talent is well documented and will forever be remembered.”

His greatest hits were Amantombazane, Boss Zonke, and Sidlukotini.

Ricky Rick in 2020, opened up about his struggle with depression after his father’s death.

Deceased Rapper

He left behind his wife, Bianca Naidoo and two lovely children.

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President & Founder Of Tourist Blue Motivational Foundation Akin Davies Celebrates His 60th Birthday With A Lecture

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President and Founder of Tourist Blue Motivational Foundation (popularly known as Tourist Blue) Mr Akin Davis celebrated his birthday with a leadership lecture last Saturday, May, 28th 2022 in Lagos with a Leadership Lecture.

The programme was sponsored by the President’s Birthday National Planning Committee headed by Mr Femi Orekoya (Chairman), Mrs Sarah Famous Aluge (Vice~Chairman) and Mrs Ijeoma Okey~Nwangwu as the Treasurer.

The event which started by 11am, was well attended by all his well-wishers within and outside Lagos.

The lecture had Mr Kola Olugbodi as the Guest Speaker. The Keynote Speakers were, Mrs Nelly Agwu, Engr Wale Olapegba, Mrs Olubukola Kolajo and Mrs Morenike Ogunnowo FCA. Mr Kola Olugbodi was well represented at the occasion by Mr Peter Ugwuoke.

The topic of the lecture was,  ~Visionary Leadership” it was well profiled by the Speakers at the lecture event.

The anchors at the event, were Miss Impact Blessing a Diction coach expert and Mrs Juliet Ifeoma Obijiaku. The Duo  tmade the programme to be  colourful and memorable.

A lot of lessons, funs, beautiful cake, sumptuous foods and drinks were easily available for the guests present.

The celebrant’s wife and the son a mechanical engineer and their beautiful daughter a Barrister poured encomium on Mr Davis to everyone admiration.

Celebrant and family

Celebrant and wife

Guests dancing

Happy birthday to a Visionary Leader at 60, wishing you many more fruitful years ahead.

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Popular Comedian Bovi Gives Reason Why He Was Banned From USA

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Bovi Ugboma (Comedian)

Popular Nigerian comedian, Bovi Ugboma, on Tuesday revealed that he has been banned from entering the United States.

The comic star revealed this while replying to questions from fans after he hosted a Question and Answer segment on his Instagram story.

According to Bovi, he was banned from the country after he clashed with a visa-issuing officer and got labelled.

He first spoke about the ban when a fan asked him to come to Massachusetts to perform.

“I’m banned in the USA,” the father-of-three replied.

Another fan asked him if he intended to leave the country and he replied, “I am a citizen of the world. Except for Yankee where I’m banned.”

Explaining the reason for the ban, he said, “ Ill luck. Met a charity-like visa-issuing officer. Egos clashed. I was labelled.”

He further said, “I go dey carry shoulder.”😁

The comedian had revealed in February 2022 that he was almost accused of stealing at a London hotel.

In his Q&A, the comedian also addressed the perceived beef between him and fellow comedian, Ayo Makun, popularly known as AY.

When asked by fans why he and AY don’t perform at each other’s show, the comedian made reference to American comedians.

“Have you ever seen Chris Rock at a Kevin Hart show?” Bovi replied to the inquisitive fan.

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Nollywood, Pete Edochies Son Yul Edochie, Astonished Fans By Unveiling His 2nd Wife And Son

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Nollywood actor Pete Edochies son Yùl Edochie has unveiled his 2nd wife and latest child.

 

Yul posted this on his verified social media handle Instagram with these pictures.

 

“It’s time for the world to meet my son.

His name is STAR DIKE MUNACHIMSO YUL-EDOCHIE.

Born by my second wife @judyaustin1

And I love him so much, just as much as I love my other children.”

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