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I wanted to become a pilot or an aeronautic engineer – Ramsey Nouah

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...

Nollywood Actress King Tonto Dikeh professes her love to Bobrisky

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 Reveals The Reason Why Busty Women Flock Her DM

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...

Nollywood Actress, Charity Nnaji Gets A Car As Birthday Gift From Mystery Admirer

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 ...

Nollywood Actress, Kate Henshaw Reveals The Reason Why She Keeps Her Kinky Natural Hair

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 ...

“Baby daddies are better fathers than a lot of married men” – Timaya

“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...

“You’re the only one that never goes,” Faithia Balogun’s son drags absentee father Saidi on his graduation ceremony

“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...

I pray before going on Instagram, there’s so much negativity in the world –  Actress Chika Ike

I pray before going on Instagram, there’s so much negativity in the world – Actress Chika Ike Nollywood actress Chika Ike has revealed that she normally says her prayers before visiting popular social media platform, Instagram. Chika Ike, who recently became an author, told Sunday Scoop that she was aware the negativity spreading all over the Internet, especially on Instagram, had the ability to spoil one’s day. She said: Instagram can spoil your day if you are not careful or strong. There is so much negativity in the world right now; so, you have to guard yourself with prayers. There is a need to start your day in a positive light and when you pray, your day has started positively. Speaking on why she wrote a book on her failed marriage and father’s rejection, she said God deliberat...

Rita Dominic’s 43rd birthday: Actor Femi Jacobs treats actress to exquisite dinner party at Chinese restaurant

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?

Ramsey Nouah narrates the day Benin lady came to his house claiming she is his wife

Ramsey Nouah narrates the day Benin lady came to his house claiming she is his wife In an interesting interview with Kore Ogidan, Ramsey Nouah has revealed some of his most shocking moment as a celebrity. First, it was a Benin lady storming his house with the claim he is her husband and another is when a lady puts underwear in his pocket during a party in the States. Speaking on his most embarrassing moment, the actor said: There was a cocktail event many years ago in the United States and I was talking to some dignitaries about business, work and other things when a lady came and whispered in my ear, “You’re so cute” while slipping her hand in my pocket. As she left, I reached for my pocket to see what she had slipped in and right in front of these dignitaries, I pulled out the panties th...

I Wish I Had A Man – Toke Makinwa Reveals

Nigerian OAP and Tv host, Toke Makinwa despite her success revealed recently that she gets lonely too and she wishes she had a man. In a video she posted on her snap, she reveals it gets lonely sometimes and wish there is someone to talk to at times. She said “So at times like this guys i wish i had a man to get home to and just kick it with and just chat up at work” Toke who has been divorced since October last year and living the single life recently pointed out what a great woman she is and what any man who marry her will gain Back in June 2018, Toke Makinwa shared her qualities her future husband would be proud of. The beautiful and multi-talented media personality made this known via her Twitter page on Wednesday, June 27, 2018. According to Toke whoever marries her is goi...

Popular Nollywood Actress, Ebube Nwagbo, Reveals The Kind Of Men That Turns Her Off

Popular nollywood actress, Ebube Nwagbo,  recently revealed to Inside Nollywood the kind of men that piss her off. Here is what the leggy diva said on what turns her off in men. “I can’t deal with a man that lies. It turns me off instantly. I love truth and honesty. Once you begin to lie, I’m off”. The thespian who recently won Fashion Icon of the Year award during the Anambra Fashion Show, expressed her gratitude to the organizers of the event for making her feel special. Her words: “I’m excited. I appreciate the organizers for deeming me fit to be their Fashion Icon of the Year. I feel special seeing my state appreciate me” So to all guys out there crushing on the diva, y’all better desist from sweet talking her. She might get turned off.

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