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Louis Vuitton’s artistic director and the founder of Off-White, Titan Virgil Abloh dies at 41 after private cancer battle

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Virgil Abloh, the artistic director for Louis Vuitton and the founder of Off-White, has died after battling cancer privately for years.

 

Louis’ parent company, LVMH, announced his passing on Sunday, Nov. 28.

 

The statement posted on Twitter reads: “LVMH, Louis Vuitton and Off White are devastated to announce the passing of Virgil Abloh, on Sunday, November 28th, of cancer, which he had been battling privately for several years.”

 

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Their CEO Bernard Arnault adds, “We are all shocked after this terrible news. Virgil was not only a genius designer, a visionary, he was also a man with a beautiful soul and great wisdom. The LVMH family joins me in this moment of great sorrow, and we are all thinking of his loved ones after the passing of their husband, their father, their brother or their friend.”

 

A statement was also released via Virgil’s private Instagram account.

 

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Virgil was the first black man to be tapped to take charge at LV with its look and vision in early 2018. He was also good friends with Kanye West and Kim Kardashian.

 

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He is survived by his parents, wife, and two children.


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Moment viral bottled water hawker met with Billionaire, Obi Cubana who offered him scholarship and employment (Video)

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The viral bottled water hawker who was spotted days ago giving handouts to a couple of prisoners who were in a correctional vehicle, got to meet with billionaire businessman, Obi Cubana.

After his video went viral on social media, with him sharing that he only gave the handouts because he is a free man, unlike the prisoners he was giving money to, billionaire businessman, Obi Cubana promised to bless him with a University scholarship and employment.

Disclosing this in an Instagram live interview with media personality Daddy Freeze, Obi Cubana said;

 

I am offering him a lifetime opportunity, he has to go to school I think that is his ambition.
“I will see him through the university and if he doesn’t wants to do Masters abroad , I will make sure he is comfortable while going to school because like I said earlier, that is the best we can do for him”.

Well, in a new development, the fortunate young man got to meet with the businessman and it appears that he will be making good of his promise.

Watch the video below 


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Nurse and his fiancee die in a car accident weeks after their engagement.

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A nurse, Kareem Oluwagbemiga Bright and his fiancée, Usulam Enoch, have died in a motor accident few weeks after they got engaged.

According to Nurses on Air on Facebook, the crash occurred along the Jos-Abuja road on Monday, January 17. Late Kareem and his fiancée until their de#th, were both interim nurses at the Federal Medical Center, Yola, Adamawa state.

The deceased couple got engaged in the presence of their family and friends on December 6, 2021.

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Nurse and his fiancee die in a car accident weeks after their engagement.


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EFCC arrests 60 at yahoo boys’ awards night

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Operatives of the Lagos Command of the EFCC have arrested 60 suspected internet fraudsters during an awards ceremony at the Conference Hotel in Abeokuta, Ogun State.

Also read – Mr Macaroni, End SARS protesters arrested for conspiracy – Nigerian Police

Investigations by the EFCC revealed that the event tagged “Peer Youths Awards”, was organized to reward high-level internet fraudsters.

 

Items recovered from the suspects at the point of arrest include exotic cars, electronic devices, laptop computers, and mobile phones.

 

The suspects will soon be charged to court.


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