Idris Elba feared he was dying during Covid-19 battle
22 October 2021 | 8:07 am
In an interview for the November 2021 issue of Esquire magazine, Idris didn't discuss his symptoms but did admit that he was highly anxious when he first discovered he had the virus.
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British actor Idris Elba was named the sexiest man alive on Monday (Nov 5) by People magazine, becoming only the third non-white man to win the annual honor.
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A prosecution witness, Hamza Abdullahi on Thursday, November 15, 2018, told an FCT High Court sitting in Maitama that Maryam Sanda’s refusal to answer doctor’s questions forced the hospital to deny her husband, Bilyaminu Bello medical attention.
5 Mar 2019
Idris Elba says working with Taylor Swift on 'Cats' Was 'amazing'. The actor and the pop sensation worked together filming the live-action adaptation of the iconic stage musical.
17 Mar 2019
Idris Elba wants to be Donald Glover Elba has numerous accomplishments under his belt, including being named "Sexiest Man Alive" by 'People.' He seems to be on top of the world, but still greatly admires one of his peers.
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Actor Idris Elba and model Sabrina Dhowre have tied the knot in a wedding in Morocco, according to British Vogue as it took to social media to congratulate the newly-wed couple on Saturday.
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London-born actor Idris Elba has insisted young people need to "speak out about what matters".
9 Mar 2020
After Sierra Leone's biggest iron ore mine abruptly closed, the residents of Lunsar have struggled to make a living and fear their home is becoming a ghost town.
18 Mar 2020
Idris Elba says he has coronavirus
9 Apr 2020
The visiting 15-member medical team from China have arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, despite opposition by the Nigerian Medical Association and Lawmakers.
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Here is why you should pick a copy of The Guardian on Sunday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Sunday.
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Famine is once again ravaging the south of the island of Madagascar. Victims of drought, poor governance, predatory businesses but also rural banditry, hundreds of thousands of people are acutely malnourished and in desperate need of food relief. Locals say at least 15 people have starved to death, including several children, but experts believe the real figure could be much higher. The authorities have been caught off guard by the disastrous situation. Gaëlle Borgia reports.
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