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Wizkid, Davido and Burna Boy make Forbes Africa Icons list

Wizkid, Davido and Burna Boy have been featured on the Forbes ‘100 Innovations, Inventions & Icons From Africa’, Naija News 247 News Reports – Naija celeb news.

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Nigerian entertainers, Damini ‘Burna Boy’ Ogulu, David ‘Davido’ Adeleke and Ayodeji ‘Wizkid’ Balogun have been featured on the Forbes ‘100 Innovations, Inventions & Icons From Africa’, Naija News 247 News gathered.

Also, the Director General of the World Trade Organization, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Olugbenga Agboola, Genevieve Nnaji, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, Funke Akindele-Bello, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and Mr Eazi, Olugbenga Agboola among other Nigerians featured on the list.

Forbes said the list was curated from Hollywood exports and Grammy artists to award-winning ideas that can save the world.

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It also said the list is a way of “celebrating these very ideas, inventions, and influential role models that have spelt Africa’s growth over the last decade”.

The magazine on its official Twitter account, @Forbesafrica, said, “This also include the award-winning ideas that had defined the African continent and influential role models that have spelt Africa’s growth over the last decade.’‘

Reacting to her inclusion, Ekeinde on her Twitter account @Realomosexy expressed gratitude to Forbes.

She wrote; “Thanks @Forbesafrica for the inclusion in the 100th issue of Africa’s icon personalities.”

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Davido makes Forbes Africa Icons list

Davido

Talking about Davido, the publication described him as ‘one of Africa’s biggest musicians

Wizkid makes Forbes Africa Icons list

Wizkid

Speaking on Wizkid, Forbes wrote: ”Another one of Nigeria’s brightest and biggest stars, Wizkid, is described by Vogue as “an image-maker who speaks to millennials”.

Davido makes Forbes Africa Icons list

Burna Boy

Its piece of Burna Boy read: ”Often known as one of the biggest and most successful African artists on this continent”

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Groovy, Hermes and Sheggz evicted from reality show (Video)

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BBNaija: Groovy, Hermes and Sheggz evicted from reality show (Video)

BBNaija: Groovy, Hermes and Sheggz evicted from reality show (Video)

Housemate Groovy, Hermes, and Sheggz of the BBNaija season 7 show get evicted in the ninth week following a low turnover of votes from viewers.

Adekunle, Bella, Sheggz, Bryann, Hermes, and Groovy had been up for eviction for the week.

The Head of House, Chichi, saved two female colleagues, Phyna and Daniella who automatically qualified for the show’s finale.

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Sheggz, Hermes, and Groovy have immediately been sent packing right after saying their goodbyes to their loved ones.

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I would have won the show if I was a real housemate — Rachel (Video)

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I would have won if I was a real housemate — Rachel (Video)

I would have won if I was a real housemate — Rachel (Video)

Housemate Rachel of the BBNaija season 7 show ascertains that the N100M grand prize would have been hers if she was a real housemate.

During Sunday’s diary session with Biggie, the fake housemate was asked why she hoped to be a real housemate.

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Rachel stated that she has what it takes to win the N100M grand prize for this year’s edition while articulating a strong belief she had even before the auditions.

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She further stated that the belief remains strong even if she does not win the show.

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“Is love by force?” — Reactions as Phyna imposes on Groovy to declare feelings for her (Video)

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"Is love by force?" — Reactions as Phyna imposes on Groovy to declare feelings for her (Video)

Housemate Phyna questions the love Groovy claimed to have for her as the duo tables the discussion on whether or not what they share is real.

Phyna who seemed to doubt Groovy’s feelings for her challenged her love interest about the prospects of the relationship.

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“The girl wey you tell say you love no fit treat you the way I dey treat you. You don’t know the gold in front of you. You don’t love me, you just like me,” she said.

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Groovy in his defense responded, “you cannot tell me to tell you I love you before we start dating; relationships don’t work like that.”

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