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James Bond Actor Sir Sean Connery Dies At 90

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The multiple award-winning Scottish actors was best known for his portrayal of James Bond and was the first to bring the role to the big screen.

The news of his death was confirmed in a statement to the BBC on Saturday afternoon, October 31st.

The actor’s son, Jason Connery disclosed that he died peacefully in his sleep, while in the Bahamas, having been “unwell for some time.

He said his father “had many of his family who could be in the Bahamas around him” when he died overnight.

Jason also added: “We are all working at understanding this huge event as it only happened so recently, even though my dad has been unwell for some time.

“A sad day for all who knew and loved my dad and a sad loss for all people around the world who enjoyed the wonderful gift he had as an actor.”

Connery, from Fountainbridge in Edinburgh, appeared in seven of the spy movies including Dr. No, You Only Live Twice, Diamonds Are Forever, Never Say Never Again. He also appeared as historical figures King Arthur, Robin Hood, and Richard the Lionheart during his illustrious career.

With a successful career spanning more than 40 years, Sir Sean was largely regarded as being the best actor to have played 007 in the long-running franchise. He was also an Oscar-winner for his supporting turn in Brian De Palma’s The Untouchables, and he received two BAFTAs including an honorary Fellowship Award and three Golden Globes.

In 2000, he was awarded a knighthood by the Queen at Holyrood Palace for his service to film drama.

Connery was married twice, first to the Australian-born actress Diane Cilento between 1962 and 1973. They had a son, actor Jason Connery, before and he married French-Moroccan painter Micheline Roquebrune in 1975.

He is survived by Roquebrune and his son by his first wife, the actor Jason Connery.

Following the tragic news of his death today, tribute have begun pouring in for the well-respected actor.

Fellow Scotsman Robert Carlyle tweeted: “RIP Sir Sean Connery.. a trailblazer, a true legend and a gentleman.”

First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon also paid her respects on social media, saying that Scotland was in mourning.

“I was heartbroken to learn this morning of the passing of Sir Sean Connery. Our nation today mourns one of her best-loved sons.

“Sean was born into a working-class Edinburgh family and through talent & sheer hard work, became an international film icon and one of the world’s most accomplished actors.”

Piers Morgan shared: “RIP Sir Sean Connery, 90. The first James Bond. The best James Bond. What sad news.”

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Adepa Wins MTN Hitmaker Season 9

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MTN Hitmaker Season 9 has successfully come to an end in a grand style, with Adepa emerging as the winner. The program went down on 28th November 2020.

Adepa has been one of the outstanding performers in this season’s contest with some consistent stage performances and exceptional stagecraft.

Adepa, who was the favorite of many of the fans and ardent followers of the MTN hitmaker season 9 show, at the grand-finale gave her best shot with her magical voice.

Emerging as the winner, Adepa walks away with GH¢120,000.00 recording deal. Other winners and their prizes below;

1st Runner-Up – Kobby Tuesday, the surprise package in this season’s competition, takes home Ghc20,000.

2nd Runner-Up – Gabinova GHc15,000 and the 3rd Runner-Up – Achiaa goes home with a cash prize of Ghc10,000.

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John Dumelo And Lydia Alhassan In A Near Fight At 3FM Constituency Debate

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One constituency to look out for in this year’s (2020) general elections is the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency.

The candidates of the two major political parties, NDC and NPP have been matching each other in equal measure just to mount pressure to aid one win the seat.

Contrary to this, in a new video sighted, the two aspiring parliamentary candidates nearly broke the peace-pact.

It all started when the moderator/MC asked Lydia about John Dumelo being stopped after trying to dredge some gutters in the constituency.

However, Lydia Alhassan answering this question said instead of trying to find the proper procedure to follow, Dumelo just jumped in anyhow senselessly.

Mr Dumelo then got upset following the way and manner Ms Alhassan commented. He regarded it as an insult and insisted that she apologized to him.

Lydia refused to render an apology while insisting that her comment was not an insult to her contender.

He attempted to leave the venue after she failed to apologize but the hosts of the event – Johnnie Hughes and Alfred Ocansey – persuaded him to stay on.

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I’m Not In A Relationship But I Have Someone Who Satisfies Me Always : Eazzy Reveals

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Eazzy, Ghanaian singer has finally opened up on her relationship status. She revealed that she is not in a serious relationship at the moment but she always gets to satisfy herself sexually when the need arises.

Speaking with Kingdom FM’s Fiifi Pratt, Eazzy said that she has someone who satisfies her sexually but the person understands that there will be no commitment or anything serious, it is all just for fun.

Eazzy also revealed that she is not a sex addict but the last time she ever had sex was a month ago, stating it clearly that the person is not her boyfriend.

When asked if she has ever used a s3x toy before, the songstress revealed that she was once using a “vibrator” but she realized that the feeling as compared to that of a man is different, hence, she stopped using it.

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