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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. ...

Mercy Johnson’s husband shares beautiful pictures of the Luxury Hotel he recently built

Mercy Johnson’s husband, Prince Odi Okojie is now a proud owner of a new hotel in Lagos. He calls it Henod Luxury Hotels and it’s located at No. 12/14 Akinola Street Off Ahmed Mohammed Street, Pipeline, Abule Egba, Lagos. Mercy Johnson and Slimcase were star guests at the launching of the hotel on the 21st of December. Announcing the launching of his hotel on his Instagram page, Prince Odi said: “Our God that began this good work, has completed it.” Mercy Johnson also shared photos and video of her husband’s hotel on her Instagram to support him. Congratulations to the lovely couple!

I Met My Ex-Husband At A Strip Club – Actress Juliet Ibrahim Reveals (Watch Video)

Popular Ghanaian Nigeria-based actress, Juliet Ibrahim after years of leaving her matrimonial home with claims that her ex-husband, Kwadwo Safo Junior cheated on her with his side-chick has disclosed where and how they met. Juliet Ibrahim who appeared on Deloris Frimpong Manso’s “Delay“ show revealed that the Chief Executive Officer of Kantanka Automobile, Kwadwo Safo Junior met her for the first time in a strip club. Juliet Ibrahim’s revelation was on the back of the question of whether Kwadwo Safo’s father, Apostle Safo Kantanka would’ve allowed his son to marry her with her strong taste for outings and clubbing. In short, Kwadwo Safo Junior did not meet Juliet Ibrahim in a church ─ he met her in a strip club, liked and then married her. Watch the excerpts of the interview below.

Only Death Can Separate Us – Ned Nwoko Gushes About Regina Daniels

Nigerian politician and millionaire, Ned Nwoko has revealed why he fell in love with young Nollywood actress Regina Daniels. The billionaire who can’t get enough of his wife has been frequenting her IG page to comment on her photos. An IG post where Ned Nwoko revealed why he courted and married Regina Daniels was recently sighted. According to him, her complexion turns him on and it never fades. Here is what he wrote; ‘Only death can separate us, You’re all I dream day/night. Skin Colour is fadeless. I love you My sweet Gina…. Check out the post below;

Nollywood Actress, Adesua Etomi Condemns Xenophobic Attacks In South Africa

A few days ago, Nigerians in South Africa raised an alarm over the xenophobic attack been melted upon them by South Africans. Businesses owned by foreign nationals got burnt and some lives were also lost during the gruesome acts. Nollywood actress, Adesua Etomi-Wellington has however joined the list of some celebrities who have also submitted their displeasure over the horrible actions by the South Africans. In her post, the screen diva stressed that this is certainly not the South Africa Late Nelson Mandela, fought so hard for. See her post below;

Nollywood Is Not Responsible For Failed Marriages Among Celebrities – Actress Ronke Oshodi States

One of the popular Nollywood screendivas, Ronke Oshodi Oke has disagreed with the claims that some celebrity failed marriages were caused because of their involvement in Nollywood. Speaking on the high rate of divorce in Nollywood, the 45-year-old actress told Sunday Scoop, “It is not because they are actors that their marriages crash .There is nobody that is insulated from what’s happening in the society at large. Generally, there are many marriages that don’t last. I have seen someone that was married for just two years and she left the marriage. It is not because one is an actress or an actor that one’s marriage would scatter; it is because that’s what is ‘reigning’ for now. It takes true love for anybody to remain in a marriage when the two partners no longer have feelings for each oth...

Nollywood Actor Jigan Involved In Road Accident, Sustains Injury

Popular Nollywood actor Jigan recently took to his Instagram handle @jiganbabaoja and revealed  how he was saved from the cold hands of death after an accident in an undisclosed location. According to the actor, he was commuting on a Federal road when the accident happened. He lamented on the bad state of the road and reckless parking of trucks with no signs to alert other road users. Here is what he wrote: “Thank you, Allah I will forever be grateful oh lord! And my instinct didn’t want to step out of my house today but am happy that I am alive! On federal government road no light big pothole! Plenty trailers with no light Please drive carefully on Naija road to the guys that rescued me Allah bless you guys! my car writeoff” See the post below;

“Stop Sending Me Pictures Of Your Manhood” – Actress Juliet Ibrahim Warns

Popular actress and entrepreneur, Juliet Ibrahim, recently took to her instagram page and lamented over male fans sending pictures of their genitals to her manager. The 33-year-old screen diva shared some screenshots of some whatsapp message with the caption; “#JulietThursdayRant I’m getting upset o and I’m not understanding these kind of messages you guys have been sending to me at all o” See the post below:

Women Should use Sex Toys Instead Of Sleeping With Different Men – Actress, Amara Maduka Says

Popular Nollywood curvy actress, Amara Maduka, recently revealed that men feel threatened when they see sex toys and the controversy against such toys is unnecessary to her. She made this revelation in a chat with Saturday Beats and encouraged ladies to use sex toys instead of sleeping with different men for sexual satisfaction. Here is what she said; “The controversy surrounding intimacy gadgets is really unnecessary to me. Men act like the toys are going to replace them but I don’t think it would. Eventually, a woman will need the warmth of a man and the toys won’t provide that. Toys are basically for emergency situations. When the human isn’t available and a girl has to help herself, a intimacy gadget comes in handy”. She went further and stated, “It can also be useful when you just wan...

See Actress Omotala’s Reaction When Curious Fan Questions Her Marital Status

Popular Nollywood Actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has replied a nosy follower who asked if she is still married to her husband, Captain Mathew Ekeinde. The curious user commented on her photo on Instagram, asking if the mother of four is still married as she has stopped sharing photos of her husband on social media. She said; “Are you still married? Because u have stopped posting your Husband, by the way I still love you, my supermodels”. The Actress replied her saying; “Temped to block you. not deceived you’re a fan…. but will watch you…” See the post below:

“If You Have Toasted Me Before And I Said No, Shoot Your Shot Again” – Yvonne Jegede Tells Her Previous Toasters

Popular Nigerian actress and producer, Yvonne Jegede  recently shared a rather hilarious post telling men whose advances she rejected earlier to try taking another shot at her. The actress shared a viral photo with words that read: “If you have toasted me before and i told you I’m in a relationship, please come back. Ati lo ati de” She added in the caption: “Oya ooo. You all know the story… #shootyourshot.” With the words “Ati lo ati de”, she likened her previous marriage to Naira Marley’s sojourn to prison referencing his viral song “Soapy”. See the post below: Lol, do you think the men would shoot their shot again?

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