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Anthony Joshua To Fight In Instanbul, Turkey

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Pulev is the current mandatory challenger to IBF champion Joshua, who regained his title along with the WBA Super, WBO and IBO belts. 
Anthony Joshua, Kubrat Pulev
Anthony Joshua, Kubrat Pulev
Kubrat Pulev has backed a claim that he will fight Anthony Joshua in Istanbul in May.
The 38-year-old posted a link on his official social media page to an article which appears to claim that the much-anticipated fight will take place at the Vodafone Arena, which is the home of Turkish football club Besiktas JK.
Pulev is the current mandatory challenger to IBF champion Joshua, who regained his title –– along with the WBA Super, WBO and IBO belts –– in a rematch against Andy Ruiz Jr. at the Diriyah Arena in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia, last December.
The UK, the States or Saudi Arabia are said to be the preferred destinations for the fight, which will head to purse bids if a deal has not been agreed by January 31.
The pair had been due to clash at Cardiff’s Principality Stadium back in October 2017, but the Bulgarian had to pull out with injury and was replaced by Carlos Takam.
Joshua is thought to be keen to return to London for his next fight, with it being revealed last month that the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium had emerged as a strong contender to host the showdown.
Pulev, known as ‘The Cobra’, has an impressive 28-1 record in his career, with 14 of those wins coming quick.
It appears that Pulev –– who was last in action on November 9 against Rydell Booker at the Chukchansi Park in Fresno, California –– has won the race to be Joshua’s next opponent, with WBO mandatory Oleksandr Usyk, the former undisputed cruiserweight king, being made to wait until later in the year.
The WBO ruled, just hours after Joshua’s rematch victory over Ruiz Jr., that the Londoner must take on the Ukrainian within 180 days or by June 4, 2020.
But with Pulev seemingly in pole position, the Bulgarian is likely to get his chance to clinch global honours sooner rather than later.
Further details will be revealed in due course. 

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Mr Eazi proposes to Temi Otedola!

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For what seemed like a long while, celebrity power couple—Mr Eazi and Temi Otedola—are finally engaged as Oluwatosin Ajibade better known as Mr Eazi pops the heartwarming “Will you be my wife?” question to his girlfriend of 2 years Temiloluwa Otedola and she responded favourably in the affirmative “Yes” tone.

Fashion mogul and Icon Temi Otedola began dating artiste and music label CEO Mr Eazi in the year 2020 and have been living together ever since in their London apartment, sharing intimate moments, even meeting respective family members. This they’ve both shared in detail on their How Far? With Mr Eazi And Temi Otedola podcast.

Temi announced her engagement by posting the sea-side proposal of Mr Eazi on one knee asking the important question. The video goes by the simple caption of the infinity logo connoting they’re both locked in for life.

Congratulations to Temi Otedola and Mr Eazi!

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Nicki Minaj agrees “Essence” should be song of the year at the Grammys

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American superstar rapper, Nicki Minaj, shares the same sentiments as myriads of Wizkid fans and well-wishers worldwide, in that she concurs to the argument the trendsetting crossover record-breaking single from Wizkid’s 2020 released “Made In Lagos” album, Essence should be in the conversation for the coveted “Record of the Year” plaque at this year’s Grammy Awards.

Although “Essence” did not receive the much desired nomination in the category for “Record of the Year” at the 2022 Grammy Awards, it did get a nod for Best Global Music Performance, the first of its kind.

Irrespective of the snub, Nicki whilie on Joe Budden TV (YouTube) as a guest on the special episode tagged A Conversation With Nicki Minaj & Joe Budden agreed with the host (Joe Budden) when he said “We need people on the Grammy board that know that “Essence” was song of the year” with an exclamatory “Right! Right!” response. She even proffered, “We should have our own Grammy Board“, in support of many and the popular believe that Black Americans or black artistes in general are always stereotyped to a particular category at the award show, if indeed they made it to the top categories, they barely win; Nicki Minaj does not have a Grammy Award herself and that is still a shock to many, especially when considering her refined catalogue of music.

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Pheelz & Buju (BNXN) live the carefree lifestyle on “Finesse”

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After much teasing, the anticipated Finesse by Pheelz and Buju (now BNXN) hit DSPs across the globe and just like the teaser gave off, Finesse is a banger! It is produced by young producer under Pheelz’s wing known as Miichkel.

On Finesse, Pheelz and Buju live their life to the fullest, the carefree lifestyle is what they desire and they are determined to stay on that track for the time being. “I’ve been living the fast life but I see it in slow mo / And you see my lifestyle, I got Gs in the turbo / . . . / Bad girl sey she want Netflix & Chill / So I ja ticket give her warning / If you fall in love, girls it’s certain / You go chop breakfast, I’m not capping“, Pheelz explains on the first verse, even saying love and relationship cannot stop him from living the ‘ballers’ lifestyle; “I’d be dammed if there’s anybody that could be like me / I be like Mo’ Salah, coming up the right wing / I cut through your defender, you no need to tell me / I must finesse / And you know sey me I must net“, Buju braggingly adds on the second verse, saying he can score any chick that catches his eye and dish her the next minute.

listen to the popular joyous chorus “Ah finesse / If I broke na my business / Ama shana e go bright o / Folake for the nighr ohere or on Apple Music.:

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