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Burna Boy Bags Double Nominations For 2023 Grammys

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Grammy award winner, Burna Boy, has been nominated in two categories for the 2023 Recording Academy Awards, popularly known as the Grammys.

The nomination list was released by the Academy on Tuesday for the award ceremony billed for February 5, 2023.

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READ ALSO: Full List Of 2023 Grammy Nominations

The self-acclaimed ‘African Giant’ was also nominated for Best Global Music Performance for his hit track “Last Last.”

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Sammie Okposo Didn’t Slump, Die —Management

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Hillary Vincent, the project manager of popular gospel singer, Sammie Okposo, has denied the viral reports that the singer slumped in his Lekki, Lagos, residence on Friday morning, November 25, 2022. Many media outlets reported that after he allegedly slumped, he was rushed to the hospital, and was pronounced dead on arrival.

However, in an exclusive interview with Sunday Scoop, Vincent said, “It is not true that Sammie slumped and died. That report is false. At the right time, the family will set the records straight. But, I can tell you authoritatively that he did not slump. Rather, he just did not wake up from his sleep.

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“As regards the funeral arrangements, the details will be made known by the family. But right now, they are still in grief and mourning the departed singer.

The singer was best known for songs such as Welu Welu, which was on his first album, Unconditional Love.

Na only You was another popular song which was contained in the album No More Drama. The album featured other gospel singers such as Kefee, Essence, Ige Samsong and Soji Isreal.

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Another of his songs, Sing Hallelujah, was released in 2019, but it has continued to make waves, especially in gospel circles.

In 2020, he released Chukwu Ebube, a contemporary afrocentric worship that featured Micheal Stuckey.

READ ALSO: What Sammie Okposo Told Me Before Demise – Apostle Suleman

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Shortly before his death, he had held the Sammie Okposo Praise Party in Lagos on November 4, 2022. A day before his death, he had posted a throwback video of the concert on his Instagram page. In the video, he could be seen leading the congregation in an intense praise and worship session.

Meanwhile, tributes have not stopped pouring in for the singer. A veteran actor, Richard Mofe-Damijo, posted a video of both of them together. He added the caption, “This was exactly a month ago in the US. We spent two weeks together and fellowshipped as men. Ate, drank and, as I’m known to do, teased you. Toks or Jedi, would drive you to me and we would spend the entire day together.’’

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Pictorial: Actress Rita Dominic Marries Lover In UK

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Veteran Nollywood actress, Rita Dominic, on Saturday tied the knot with her beau, Fidelis Anosike, at a manor in North Yorkshire, England.

This is coming seven months after the actress and her husband did their traditional marriage in her hometown in Imo State.

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Attendees at the white wedding included Kate Henshaw, Chioma Akpotha, Toke Makinwa, Michelle Dede, and some other celebrities.

Henshaw and Akpotha shared pictures from the wedding on their Instagram pages.

See photos below:

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DJ Cuppy Gets Engaged To British Boxer

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Few days after her 30th birthday, celebrity disc jockey, Florence Otedola aka DJ Cuppy has got engaged to a British boxer and YouTuber Ryan Taylor.

The heart warming video of her engagement has hit the internet.

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Ryan went on one of his knees and made the proposal, which the surprised DJ accepted with a hug and kiss.

READ ALSO: Otedola Gifts Cuppy £5m Home On 30th Birthday

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