I wanted to become a pilot or an aeronautic engineer – Ramsey Nouah In this interview, a-list Nollywood actor Ramsey Nouah narrates how his growing up was like and how he stumbled upon acting as a career. See excerpts of Ramsey Nouah’s interesting interview with Kore Ogidan below: Tell us about your background I was born in Costain, Lagos, where I began my early life before moving to Aguda, Surulere. I lived with my mother and half-brother. My father was never in the picture. I was very playful and I must admit, it’s rubbing off on my kids, and I’m not liking it very much. I was also very artistically inclined. I was fascinated by comic books and drawings, although I wasn’t exactly great at that. My elementary education was at Atara Primary School, Orile Iganmu, Lagos, and for my pos...[Read More]
Why actresses get sexually harassed by movie directors – Nollywood producer Charles Uwagbai Charles Uwagbai, the producer of blockbuster movie Esohe has warned victims of sexual harassment in the Nigerian entertainment industry to stay away from randy producers looking for vulnerable actresses. In a recent chat with Potpourri, Mr Uwagbai who distanced himself from film makers engaging in sex for role advised that actresses should look for appropriate channels to get jobs and not go through shortcuts in order to avoid being harassed by anyone. His words: My advice to these actresses is that they should lookout for the right channels to get jobs. There are a couple of big production houses that call out for auditions, actresses should attend these auditions and also work on improving their s...[Read More]
CELEBRITY GIST: Nollywood actress and mother of one Tonto Dikeh has shared photos of herself and Bobrisky posing in black outfits. She posted the photos with the caption: “Love you so much Bob #Friendship #Royality #LOVELIVESHERE” -@tontolet Few months ago, the controversial Nigerian male barbie Idris Okuneye popularly known as Bobrisky disclosed that Tonto Dikeh is his big sister. The cross dresser told fans on Instagram this secret that has been hidden for so long and Tonto Dikeh who responded didn’t refute the statement. During Tonto’s birthday bash, Bobrisky kissing the celebrant had tongues wagging on social media. Bobrisky shared the clip showing them kissing with a text that reads: “ My sis Tonto” and lovestruck emoji. What’s your opinion on this?
Nollywood Actress, Bolaji Ogunmola who is known for her sexy and busty body as advised ladies on how to love themselves and appreciate the way they look. The busty actress took to her Instagram page, urging busty ladies like her to be more confident about their size and also revealed the secret behind her seductive looks. Ok so I have been getting a lot of dm’s from alot of busty women like me on how did I become confident of my body type, the kinda bra I wear and not being afraid of wearing almost everything🙈🙈🙈🙈. First of all love yourself and whatever body type you are!! I know you feel a lot of the big butts girls are getting all the love but trust me if you love yourself and tell yourself you are beautiful, people will notice you. There are different types of sexy and you just have to...[Read More]
Abuja-based Nollywood actress, Charity Nnaji will be celebrating her birthday tomorrow, July 16, but already, she has the best gift she could ever ask for – out of the blues – a car. The ecstatic actress didn’t disclose the brand and model of the car but she was wildly gleeful on phone while speaking with Potpourri. “I guess I have joined the league of girls who call themselves ‘small girl with big God’. I got a car gift from a friend I barely knew. I recently updated my Instagram status with the caption ‘bored’ and a fan from UK called me and asked me why I was bored. I told him my birthday is next week and I have nothing to show for it, even as an actress. I went further to tell him many Nollywood actresses celebrate theirs in a grand style and with many goodies to show for it. He then ...[Read More]
Nollywood actress and fitness guru, Kate Henshaw has made it clear she will forever be team natural. Posting the photo below of a woman with a burnt scalp, she wrote on her Instagram @k8hensaw: This is a HUGE reason why I will remain with my kinky natural hair till the day God calls me home!! I remember when I used to relax my hair many years ago, after application of the relaxer and I start feeling the heat, I will be told “wait a bit let it relax”…. Are you cooking, boiling or frying the hair??? Its madness!!! I have a good mind of going to the salon and giving them a piece of my mind and call them out!! You spend your money to be traumatised this way??? Nayheeeeee!!! I will wear wigs to get any other look I want… Now it’s a new fad called texturize… all lies to damage one’s hair.. What ...[Read More]
“Baby daddies are better fathers than most married men” – Timaya Nigerian musician Enitimi Alfred Odom, popularly known as Timaya, finally has a reason to call himself a proud baby daddy. The Dem Mama crooner popularly called Egberi Papa told The Entertainer that most men who impregnate their lovers without marrying them have the capacity to show more care and affection to their children than those who married before making babies. He added that baby daddies in Nigeria have proven to be better than married men. His words: People fail to understand that a lot of baby daddies are better fathers than a lot of husbands. The kind of role I play in my children’s life, I don’t think some husbands do that. I have time for my children, I love my children but some married men don’t even have time fo...[Read More]
Nollywood actress Georgina Onuoha graduates with Masters degree in the US Nollywood actress Georgina Onuoha has recorded another achievement in her career as she just graduated from her Post Graduate studies, earning herself her 2nd Masters degree. The actress who was obviously filled with so much excitement, took to her Instagram page to give thanks to God and also appreciate all her friends that stood by her during the time of her studies. She wrote: To God be the glory Another Masters added Masters of Science in Healthcare Sciences To you oh lord I dedicate this because without you, it wouldn’t have been possible. My pain, my weakness, my sickness, my hopelessness and my helplessness you’ve crowned with glory. Next phase ready Graduate Class of 2018 4.0 GPA Thanks to all who helped and ...[Read More]
“You’re the only one that never goes,” Faithia Balogun’s son drags absentee father Saidi on his graduation ceremony Khalid Balogun, one of the products of Saidi Balogun and Fathia William‘s short-lived marriage has sent an indirect message to his father on the social media. Faithia Williams and her son, Khalid Balogun The teenager who recently passed out of school took to his official IG page @thekhalid_ with this message: I love YOU SO MUCH MUM..YOU BEEN THERE FOR ME SINCE THE BEGINNING..U ARE THE ONLY ONE THAT NEVER GOES..I LOVE U MUM…..@faithiawilliams This is a direct swipe at Saidi Balogun who many described as an absentee father to Khalid and his sister, Aaliyah. The Baloguns: United for a day However, Saidi Balogun and Fathia Williams, put their differe...[Read More]
Rita Dominic’s 43rd birthday: Actor Femi Jacobs treats actress to exquisite dinner party at Chinese restaurant Nollywood actress Rita Dominic who clocked 43 few days ago was treated to a surprise dinner last night by her longtime boyfriend, fellow actor Femi Jacobs. The event graced by few friends and colleague held at Sky Lounge in Victoria Island on Saturday night. According to a top Nollywood source close to Rita, this is Femi’s way of reconnecting with Rita, his long time on and off girlfriend. Do y’all think there’s a comeback for the two thespians?
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