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'Pirates of the Caribbean' sequel sails to top of box office

'Pirates of the Caribbean' sequel sails to top of box office

Releasing on the same day in the US, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales aka Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar's Revenge and Baywatch fought to rule over the high tides. The franchise has generated nearly $4 billion in worldwide ticket sales, according to BoxOfficeMojo.com. " Everything, Everything " rounded out the top five by earning an estimated $6.2 million, with Memorial Day boost bringing its estimated weekend total to $7.8 million.


Prayers and Fasting can't solve Nigeria's problem - Osinbajo

Prayers and Fasting can't solve Nigeria's problem - Osinbajo

ACTING President, Yemi Osinbajo , on Friday, undertook a surprise visit to Garki market in Abuja. The Leadership newspaper said that the Senate has passed the first part of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB), a modified version of the much anticipated Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), after 17 years of consideration.


Coronation Street star Roy Barraclough dies at 81

Coronation Street star Roy Barraclough dies at 81

His agent confirmed today that he passed away following a short illness. Barraclough first appeared on Coronation Street in the early 1970s as the agent for then-nightclub singer Rita Littlewood, now known as Rita Tanner. Goodyear, who portrayed Barraclough's on-screen wife for several years on TV said: "I have no words to describe how devastated I feel". We kept in close touch and spoke to each other at least 2 or 3 times every week.


Black Eyed Peas, Robbie Williams added to Manchester concert

Black Eyed Peas, Robbie Williams added to Manchester concert

ITV has moved the final of Britain's Got Talent to avoid a clash with Ariana Grande's benefit concert in Manchester on Sunday. More than 10,000 people attempted to falsely claim free tickets to the One Love Manchester benefit concert .


One Love Manchester benefit concert sells out in 20 minutes

One Love Manchester benefit concert sells out in 20 minutes

The three-hour long concert will be held at Manchester's Old Trafford cricket ground on Sunday, June 4, nearly two weeks after the attack at the Manchester Arena took place. A suicide bomber took the lives of 22 Manchester concert goers and injured 59 on May 22. In a statement last week, Grande vowed to return to Manchester as she said "we won't let hate win".