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Ghanaian Actress Yvonne Nelson says Ghollywood is full of Hate and Jealousy

Popular Ghanaian actress, Yvonne Nelson has outed her country’s movie industry over their failure to support her work. The actress and mother of one ranted in series of recent tweets on her official Twitter page Yesterday, August 3. Yvonne Nelson, who currently has two of her movies; ‘Fix Us’ and ‘Sin City’ showing on movies streaming giant, Netflix, said that Ghollywood is full of hate and Jealousy in her posts. Yvonne took to her Twitter page and noted that none of her industry colleagues promoted her work on their various platforms and wondered why that is the case. She further went on to state that lots of her colleagues see her work and choose to ignore forgetting that a win for one is a win for the country as a whole. She then went on to urge everyone to...

Joke Silva celebrates her husband Olu Jacobs as he celebrates his birthday

Today, 11th July is Olu Jacobs’ birthday and he got an adorable message from his wife, Joke Silva. The movie veteran who is also grand mum took to her Instagram page on Saturday, July 11, 2020, where she shared a video containing pictures of the birthday celebrant and captioned it with a cute message. She wrote: “Hey birthday boy, To God The Father be all the Glory.” Nollywood Community wishes Olu Jacobs a very happy birthday!🎊🎂🎉

My curves didn’t give me any special privilege into Nollywood – Destiny Etiko

Nollywood Actress, Destiny Etiko has opened up on her journey thus far in the very competitive Nigerian movie industry. Destiny Etiko is one actress that is blessed with a ‘coke-bottle’ shape and that might lead many into believing that her ‘curves’ open doors of opportunity for her but the Actress has revealed that isn’t correct. According to the actress, one needs to have content to thrive in the industry and she’s also a child of grace Speaking with Saturday Beats, Etiko said ‘’having a nice shape was not what made me popular, whether you’re sexy or not you must have content. You can’t be a star by being beautiful or fair or voluptuous. Sexiness and beauty can only make people like you but it won’t keep you there for long. ‘’My ‘sexiness’ didn’t give me any special privilege, altho...

3 years of care and support – Anita Joseph and hubby celebrate anniversary

Anita Joseph recently celebrated her husband on their 3rd anniversary. The couple who tied the knot in February 2020, celebrated 3 years of being together. Anita Joseph shared cute new photos with her husband, to mark the beautiful day The curvaceous and talented Nollywood actress, Anita Joseph, is definitely having the best time of her life with her husband, Fisayo Michael better known as MC Fish as they recently celebrated another milestone in their love journey. The couple recently celebrated 3 years of being together. They took to social media to mark the now memorable day, June 8, with beautiful new photos and interesting celebratory messages. Joseph shared some photos to her Instagram account and described their journey as one filled with love, bliss, support and togetherness. In her...

Beautiful pictures of Mercy Johnson and her family

Popular Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson-Okojie and her four lovely kids today, celebrated her husband, Prince Odi-Okojie as he clocked a new age, today, May 15th. Mercy appreciated her husband as she noted that ‘he is their everything’. She also declared her never ending love for Mr. Odi-Okojie. The actress who recently welcomed her 4th child, Divine-Mercy, shared photos and a video of the family of 6 celebrating her husband. She wrote; “All we are doing today is play, dance and eat cake lol <!– P/S it’s not white hair oooo na cake my hands are full nowdon’t remind me jor @princeodiokojie, your fragrance fills our everything.You are our everything, you are ours for sure no DoubtHBD babes…. We love you… Thank you all so much for your kind words…. God bless you all always…“  

Mercy Johnson Okojie celebrates her husband Prince Okojie on his birthday today

Veteran Nollywood actress and mother of four, Mercy Johnson Okojie has taken to instagram to shower praises on her husband, Prince Okojie as he turns a new age today. The star actress hailed her husband for all his efforts towards the family, and for always strengthening her whenever the going gets tough. In her words; “Allow me flood your timeline, it’s my Besties birthday….hmmmm my love 😂🙈🙈 All paths lead to you, you are my destination. Thank you for all you do to make it all better, when you hold my hand, I fear nothing and can face the world. We love you so much.” May God bless Prince Okojie’s new age and grant him success in all his endeavors!

Anita Joseph celebrates her husband on his birthday today, March 22nd

Nollywood actress Anita Joseph has taken to social media to share her plans on how she will be celebrating her husband MC Fish on his birthday. According to the actress, her husband will be turning a year older and she plans on celebrating him in their bedroom. < Here’s what she wrote: “It’s Pappy’s birthday on Sunday 22nd March !!So @realmcfish no partee after parteee Dear HUSBAND Let’s parterre after at home okoso way you know Thank you @willscakesandmore I see you !!” Nollywood Community wishes him all very happy birthday!

Happy birthday to Ghanaian actor John Dumelo as he turns a year older

Celebrity Birthday: Happy Birthday to the Popular and Talented Ghallywood Actor, John Dumelo as he turns 36. He was born on the 3rd of February 1984, into the family of Mr John Dumelo Senior and Mrs Antionette Dumelo. He is the last of 3 children and the only son. He has a degree in Civil Engineering from Kwame Nkrumah University in Kumasi, Ghana. The handsome actor joined the movie industry in 2006 and has featured in over 60 movies. He popularly known for acting the role of a Prince. Some of his movies include: The Prince’s Bride, The King is Mine, Scent of a woman, Private Storm, Love Alone and many others. John has been nominated for various awards in Nollywood and Ghallywood, including the best actor at the Ghana Movie Awards 2014. He is an Actor, a Director, a Business Man and a Phil...

Mike Ezuruonye undergoes major surgery on his eyes

Popular Nollywood Actor, Mike Ezuruonye has disclosed he had to undergo a major surgery on his eye because of a growth that was encroaching the pupil of both eyes. Mike said one of the reason for the defect was die to being over exposed to HARSH movie Production lights over the years. Sharing the photo from his surgery, he wrote: Forgive being Reluctant but just had to share..Many don’t know what we go through in the course of our work (FILM MAKING)..Had a growth encroaching the pupil of both eyes cos of over exposure to HARSH movie Production LIGHTS over the Years…(Heard looking into your PHONE/COMPUTER for too long also puts one in Danger)..Advised to get Surgery done,I was Scared… After Surgery, for over 8 hrs ,i was without sight as my eyes were Demanded Tightly Closed,Tightly Shut by ...

Nollywood Actor Walter Anga shows off his new mansion

Popular Nollywood actor, Walter Anga has shared a video of his newly built mansion via his Instagram page. The veteran actor took to his Instagram page to share the good news, where he shared the video of the big mansion he recently built located in a street named after him. He captioned the video; “My God constantly humble me with his Blessings, Favor and now this when God almighty is your pillar” This year 2020 really seems to be a great one as many celebrities have started it well. Congratulations to him. See the video below;

Marriage will not affect my acting career – Nollywood Actress Chizzy Alichi

Nollywood actress, Chizzy Alichi Mbah who recently had a glamorous wedding with her heartthrob, Chike Ugochukwu Mbah, has shared her wedding experience. In a chat with Inside Nollywood, the new bride, who is currently enjoying her honeymoon, stated that marriage won’t stop her acting career. < In her own words! “After the whole marriage brouhaha, I feel okay, I feel normal. I was thinking that after marriage I would feel different but it is still the same me. My husband is my best friend. I also won’t let my marriage affect my career; never! In fact, after my honey moon, I am coming back fully”. “I have a line up of jobs already waiting for me and I will be producing my own movies once in a while because my husband bought me almost all the necessary equipment for production. He is 100 p...

Stop buying the latest phones, bags and material things when you lack investment – Tonto Dikeh

Popular Nollywood Actress Tonto Dikeh has taken to her Instagram page to share useful nuggets on how to grow in 2020. The veteran actress said it is important to be wise and strategic, adding that nothing is going to change because it is a new year, except one changes his/her ways. She wrote: “As the new year begins, please be wise and strategic. Nothing is going to change because it’s a new year. Forget about the whole “new year new me” mantra, if you don’t change your ways, you’ll still get the same result. Here are some nuggets to help you this year. Stop comparing yourself with people and focus on your journey. It’s easy to stay in your corner and feel that the grass is greener at the other side, but the grass is greener where you water it. Focus on your journey, we all have our time. ...

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