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Nollywood Actor, IK Ogbonna And Wife Finally Part Ways Legally

Embattled Nollywood Actor, IK Ogbonna and his wife Sonia Morales have officially gone their separate ways. It was evidently clear that the marriage had hit the rock when Sonia yanked off her wedding ring and admitted been single. IK Ogbonna who had strong hope that things will get better in the marriage  earlier shut down rumors peddled about his marriage which claim that he and his wife Sonia Ogbonna are divorced. Though the actor subtly admitted that he and his wife are far away from each other, he however gave reasons for the distance which he says is not due to divorce. The hope of getting back together seems to be shattered as Sonia announces legal separation via her official and verified Instagram handle @sonialareinaa_official. In a lengthy post, Sonia revealed that the divorce anno...

Nollywood Actor, Harry Anyanwu Debuts As A Rapper; Features In New Music Video

Popular Nollywood actor, Harry Anyanwu has finally gone into the music industry as a rapper and he appears to be making a wave, after getting featured on Zamo, a song by singer Slim Brown. Anyanwu shared several clips from the official music video of the song on his verified Instagram page, and despite being on the older side, the veteran actor managed to bring some heat by spitting some heavy bars in his lyrics. See his post below:

Actress Jackie Appiah Celebrates 6 Million Followers On Instagram

Screen diva, Jackie Appiah celebrated hitting 6 million followers on Instagram today. She posted a pretty morning picture with her signature beautiful smile. She captioned the picture:“CHEERS TO SIX MILLION AMAZING FOLLOWERS I LOVE YOU ALL”. See the post below: The 35-year-old actress is loved and admired in both Nigeria and Ghana can be regarded as an African Sweetheart. Since she started acting nineteen years ago, she has featured in over 100 movies. Oh well, congratulations to her.

Nollywood Actress, Clarion Chukwurah Gushes About Working With Her Son, Clarence Peters

Popular Nollywood actress, Clarion Chukwurah finally got a chance to work with her son, ace music video director Clarence Peters. The excited mum took to Instagram to recount the experience. According to the veteran actress,, the project she worked on with her son is that of Yemi Alade. Relishing the experience, Clarion Chukwurah stated that it was wonderful seeing the immense talent God imbued in the younger generation of Nigerians. Here is what she wrote: Good morning, Folks. Twelve Years of CAPital Dreams Pictures and still growing strong. Finally got to experience the famed Directorial Skills of my Son Clarence Peters, going before his Camera for the video shoot of my favourite Singer, Daughter and world acclaimed Afro Pop Queen Yemi Alade”s latest Hit Song, “Home” cause I believe in t...

Nollywood Actress, Funke Akindele Makes Directorial Debut With EbonyLife’s Movie, “Your Excellency”

Award-winning Nollywood actress and producer, Funke Akindele has made her debut as a movie director with EbonyLife Films’ latest December blockbuster, the social-media-driven political comedy, Your Excellency which will be released on 13th December 2019. EbonyLife Films, which produced the Fifty, The Wedding Party, The Wedding Party 2: Destination Dubai and Chief Daddy which has also commenced the production on the latest movie also announced that Akindele will act in a leading role. Other star who made it to the cast list include Lala Akindoju, Shaffy Bello, Kunle Coker, Ekun Edewor, Alex Ekubo, Oreka Godis, Osas Ighodaro, Mike Iheuwa, Seyi Law, Akin Lewis, Bimbo Manuel, Deyemi Okanlawon, Ini Dima-Okojie, Chioma ‘Chigul’ Omeruah, Emmanuel OMG, Ikechukwu Onunaku, Helen Paul and Toni Tones....

Sex Is The Only Thing Ghanaians Have In Mind, They Love It So Much – Actress, Efia Odo

Actress Efia Odo in an interview with Zionfelix disclosed how some Ghanaians started circulating rumours about who she dated and slept with. Firing back at them, the curvy actress said that Ghanaians like to associate themselves with sex because it’s the only thing they have in their minds. Here is what she said; “Ghanaians are always saying I dated Kwesi Arthur, had sex with him and then we two broke up. They also said I had a thing with King Promise and Darko Vibez, all because I shot music videos with them. I mean, can’t a male and a female be friends without people thinking about anything sexual? “I think in Ghana when somebody says they have a crush on someone they automatically think you want to be in a relationship with the person and have sex. You can crush on someone bec...

Nollywood Actress, Clarion Chukwurah Empowers Women With Capital To Start Small-Scale Businesses

Nollywood actress Clarion Chukwurah, was recently spotted empowering women living in poverty. In a video, she was interacting with a woman who held a baby in her arms about what business she intended to do if she were given money.  Based on the video, it was evident that the screen diva was reaching out to the mother and trying to help her start up a business. Clarion asked the woman whose name is Joy Kawila questions about what kind of business she wants to do. The mother who lives in Soweto said that she would like to start a charcoal business. She also revealed that although she has four kids, she has no job with which to cater for them. When asked about how much she needs to start selling charcoal, she gave an amount which is equivalent to N15,000. Clarion spoke to her kindly and left....

Actress Juliet Ibrahim Reveals She Was Raped As A Child – [WATCH VIDEO]

In a recent interview with BBC Pidgin, veteran actress, Juliet Ibrahim opened up on her bitter encounter with rape. The voluptuous actress who revealed she was sexually assaulted but refused to give more details as she did not want to bring back the memories. In her words “I take rape very serious because rape victims can come out anytime in life. It is something that is very common, it happens to everybody. E happen to me. I’m bold enough to talk about it. That be why now I have Superman eye adey look over my niece”. The actress added that due to her experience, she is very particular about how her younger relatives, mostly the females as she does not want them to go through the same experience as she did. Watch the video below;

Nollywood Actress, Opeyemi Aiyeola Debunks Caims That Her Son Is Sick, Says He Is Well

Nollywood actress Opeyemi Aiyeola has taken to social media to call on friends and family members to stop calling her over rumours spreading that her son is sick. The actress stated that all her children are well and good. Aiyeola went further and explained that someone had shared a photo of her son when he was sick some years back, claiming that the boy is currently sick. She debunked the claim, saying that he is hale hearty. According to the actress, her son fell ill during a trip to France some years ago. She noted that he was treated and he regained his health. The actress also cursed out the people who started the rumour about her son. She shared a video of herself and her son to prove that he is well. See the video below:

Nollywood Actress Regina Daniels Professes Love To Billionaire Husband, Ned Nwoko

Popular Nollywood actress, Regina Daniels, has professed her undying love for her billionaire husband, Ned Nwoko. In a video making the rounds on the internet, the screendiva reassured her husband of her love. The young lady was with her friends when she made a video saying she loves Ned Nwoko wholeheartedly and he is the best. She said: “I love you Mr. Ned Nwoko with all my heart. Baby I love you. You’re the best; you always know that, okay. I’m saying it wholeheartedly again and all over again, I love you my husband”. See the video below:

I Could Never Have Asked For A Better Friend And Confidant – Actress Nse Ikpe-Etim Celebrates Mum

Popular Nollywood actress, Nse Ikpe-Etim, has really melted many hearts after she took to her Instagram account to share a totally adorable photo with her mum, showering her with praises. In a recent post on her Instagram page, the veteran screendiva gushed over her mother whom she described as her friend and confidant. She celebrated her mom as her ‘Woman Crush Wednesday’ with a cute photo of them together. Here is what she wrote:  “Dear Martha, there are no words to say thank you. I could never have asked for a better friend and confidant. It’s interesting that I call you mother but what else would you call a woman who will give up her life every single time to make you happy? Eka, for all your sacrifices, I doubt I will ever be able to pay you back. But I’m...

Nse Ikpe-Etim celebrates her mother with beautiful message

Nse Ikpe-Etim celebrates her mother with beautiful message Nollywood actress, Nse Ikpe-Etim, melted many hearts after she took to her Instagram account to share a totally adorable photo with her mum, showering her with praises. Not so much is known about the personal life of talented screen goddess, Nse Ikpe-Etim. While many people know about her husband, Clifford Sule, who is a lecturer of Computer Communications at Middlesex University in the UK, not so many know her mom, Martha. In a recent post on her Instagram page, the prolific actress gushed over her mother whom she described as her friend and confidant. She celebrated her mom as her ‘Woman Crush Wednesday’ with a cute photo of them together. She wrote: “Dear Martha, there are no words to say thank you. I could nev...

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