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Nigerian Artist Kehinde Wiley Refutes Sexual Assault Allegations, Calling Relationship Consensual

Nigerian Artist Kehinde Wiley Refutes Sexual Assault Allegations, Calling Relationship Consensual

Nigerian artist Kehinde Wiley has responded to sexual assault claims made by Ghanaian artist Joseph Awuah-Darko. Wiley insists their relationship was consensual and brief, providing evidence such as text messages and Instagram posts. He regards the accusations as a deliberate smear attempt and an insult to actual abuse victims, seeking privacy as he works to clear his name.

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Sunrisers Hyderabad Triumph Over Punjab Kings in Thrilling IPL 2024 Encounter

Sunrisers Hyderabad Triumph Over Punjab Kings in Thrilling IPL 2024 Encounter

In an exhilarating match in the Indian Premier League 2024, Sunrisers Hyderabad secured a dramatic 4-wicket victory over Punjab Kings. The match, played on May 19, 2024, saw PBKS setting a formidable target of 215. Despite an early setback, SRH's dynamic batting lineup chased the score with five balls to spare, thanks to notable performances by Abhishek Sharma, Rahul Tripathi, and Heinrich Klaasen.

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RCB Clinches IPL Playoff Berth with Spectacular Victory Over CSK

RCB Clinches IPL Playoff Berth with Spectacular Victory Over CSK

Royal Challengers Bengaluru (RCB) have secured a position in the IPL 2024 playoffs by defeating Chennai Super Kings (CSK) by 27 runs. The game featured thrilling performances from Virat Kohli, Faf du Plessis, Rajat Patidar, and Cameron Green. CSK, unable to chase 218 runs, is now out of playoff contention.

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Rangers' Tactical Challenges Highlighted in Draw Against Hearts as Cup Final Looms

Rangers' Tactical Challenges Highlighted in Draw Against Hearts as Cup Final Looms

Rangers ended their league season with a gripping 3-3 tie against Hearts, setting the stage for the Scottish Cup Final. Manager Clement voiced concerns about the team's lack of intensity, particularly their off-the-ball work. Todd Cantwell energized the squad with a critical goal, but his inclusion in the final remains uncertain. The match exposed Rangers' ongoing struggles, signaling the need for improvement to clinch the cup.

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Limuru III Meeting Sheds Light on Kuria, Gachagua Rivalry in Mount Kenya Political Dynamics

Limuru III Meeting Sheds Light on Kuria, Gachagua Rivalry in Mount Kenya Political Dynamics

Public Service Cabinet Secretary Moses Kuria has refuted claims that the Limuru III meeting will address Mount Kenya's deep-seated issues. Instead, he insists the region already holds significant positions in the government. Kuria accused an unnamed leader, perceived to be DP Gachagua, of manipulating the event to exclude him and underscored their duty to directly resolve regional concerns.

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Leeds vs. Norwich: Clash for Wembley Glory in Championship Play-Off

Leeds vs. Norwich: Clash for Wembley Glory in Championship Play-Off

Leeds United hosts Norwich City for the decisive second leg of the Championship play-off semi-final, with both teams vying for a spot in the final. After a goalless first leg, the promotion race is wide open. Leeds aims to capitalize on their home advantage at Elland Road, while Norwich seeks to overcome injury setbacks and show resilience.

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Jude Bellingham Partners with Lucozade for Major TV Campaign

Jude Bellingham Partners with Lucozade for Major TV Campaign

England midfielder Jude Bellingham has inked a multi-year deal with Lucozade, becoming the face of their new TV campaign. The collaboration was unveiled with a commercial airing on May 16, capturing Bellingham reuniting with his Lucozade-branded sports bag. This partnership coincides with Bellingham's stellar season at Real Madrid and his forthcoming participation in the European Championship.

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Wigwe University Set to Open Doors in Isiokpo, Honoring Late Founder Herbert Wigwe

Wigwe University Set to Open Doors in Isiokpo, Honoring Late Founder Herbert Wigwe

Wigwe University, initiated by the late Herbert Wigwe, is set to open in Isiokpo by August 2024, following his untimely demise in February. This new institution, under the leadership of Prof. Miles Davis, aims to offer diverse educational programs backed by notable board members, providing comprehensive student facilities.

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Pioneering Pig Kidney Transplant Recipient Dies Two Months Post-Surgery

Pioneering Pig Kidney Transplant Recipient Dies Two Months Post-Surgery

Richard 'Rick' Slayman, aged 62, who was the first to receive a pig kidney transplant in a historic medical procedure, has died about two months following the surgery. This event raises questions about the viability and future of xenotransplantation.

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Championship Play-Off Live Update: Norwich City vs Leeds United Clash

Championship Play-Off Live Update: Norwich City vs Leeds United Clash

In a gripping Championship play-off encounter, Norwich City faces Leeds United, seeking to capitalize on their winning momentum. Fans watch anxiously as each team battles for dominance, highlighted by early missed opportunities and staunch defenses.

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Gary Neville Predicts a Draw in Manchester United vs Arsenal Premier League Showdown

Gary Neville Predicts a Draw in Manchester United vs Arsenal Premier League Showdown

Gary Neville forecasts a 2-2 deadlock in the upcoming Manchester United vs Arsenal match. He bases this on Arsenal's history at Old Trafford and United's record against top teams there. This match is critical as Arsenal seeks to keep pace with Manchester City in the Premier League title race.

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Charitable Visit to Nigeria: Culture, Aid, and Engagement

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Charitable Visit to Nigeria: Culture, Aid, and Engagement

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle embarked on a significant three-day visit to Nigeria, engaging with the Invictus community, supporting veterans, and promoting women's leadership. Their visit highlights both their charitable commitments and personal connections to Nigeria.

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