Guardian Life Weekly Catchup
Mar 19, 2023 | 6:00
It’s another weekend, and many are still busy with work and yesterday’s election results. Additionally, Nigerians are still grappling with the reality of a cashless policy. However, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has confirmed that the previously used banknotes are still legal tender. To keep you informed…
It’s another weekend, and many are still busy with work and yesterday’s election results. Additionally, Nigerians are still grappling with the reality of a cashless policy. However, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has confirmed that the previously used banknotes are still legal tender. Guardian Life presents trending news stories of the week to keep you up to date and entertained.
Big Brother Titans Finalist Shock Ebb
In an unexpected gift, after ‘Big Brother Titan’ South African housemate Iperen won the job of chief executive of the House of Houses, which guaranteed her a spot in the show’s grand finale. After the task, “Big Brother Ninjaz” gave her two envelopes from Big Brother. Ipeleng was asked to open one on the day she won and hold her second until Big Brother told her to. The first envelope revealed she had won her highest Power of Veto, automatically taking her to the finale.On Sunday, March 12, Iperen sent her second envelope I was instructed to open it. In this envelope, veto holder and patriarch Yperen said she was given 25 minutes to decide who to bring to Big Brother’s Grand Her finale. When Iperen chose Ebb to go with her, she shocked viewers and the Titans: “Believe in yourself and show people what you are capable of,” she said, still shocked by Iperen’s decision. told Ebb, who had received
Costa Tich collapses and dies while performing
Costa Tsovanoglou, commonly known as Costa Tich, was confirmed dead after collapsing on stage during a performance at the Ultra Music Festival at the Naslek Expo Center in Johannesburg last weekend. The South African rapper was seen in some footage falling to the ground while on set and being helped to his feet by a security guard. He was then taken to hospital but died. His family posted a post on Instagram confirming his death. His family expressed the loss they felt and asked for privacy to grieve during this difficult time.
Asake makes debut performance on The Tonight Show
Award-winning Nigerian musician Asake, when he was introduced to Jimmy Fallon, sang two of his popular songs during his first performance on The Tonight Show. The talented artist performed “Yoga” and “Organise”, the first releases of 2023. Asake’s outstanding performance captivated the audience, and the composers provided instruments to assist him. Since Nigerian singers Burna Boy and Wizkid’s performances of “Last Last” and “Money and Love” in 2022. Asake also recently hinted at the release of a new song.
First Asian to win an Oscar for Best Actress
Hollywood actress Michelle Yeoh made history last weekend when she became the first Asian woman to win an Oscar for Best Actress. It was her first Oscar nomination, which she achieved thanks to her exuberant performance as the owner of an immigrant business pushed into the crazy world of the sci-fi movie Everything Everywhere All at Once. Did. While accepting the award, she dedicated it to her mother and other mothers around the world, saying, “They really are superheroes and without them none of us would be here tonight.” For all the little boys and girls I seem to see tonight, this is a beacon of hope and possibility.