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Mercy Aigbe buys herself a brand new 20M Toyota Prado

CELEBRITY GIST: Star Actress Mercy Aigbe has bought herself a N20m Toyota Prado, as a top off to 2018 which also had the actress become a landlady in Lagos. Reports of Mercy Aigbe buying herself a Toyota Prado is coming months after the actress denied rumors that her house was allegedly bought by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State. Mercy Aigbe took to her Instagram page to debunk the rumors and even claimed that the house is just a tip of the Iceberg and that there is more that the world is yet to see of her. She wrote: “Dear Bloggers, the mumu upcoming script writer! and association of instablog bad belle, jobless commentators….this house you see in this picture was bought with my hard work and God’s grace (not that I owe y’all an explanation)…… since you have taken it upon yo...

Yul Edochie resigns as SSA to Governor Willie Obiano, Joins PDP

CELEBRITY GIST: Nollywood actor turned politician, Yul Edochie, on Monday announced his defection to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). The popular actor also tweeted that he was resigning his position as the senior special assistant (SSA) on creative and entertainment media to Willie Obiano, governor of Anambra State. The 36-year-old actor said he was dumping the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) for PDP in a bid to support the Atiku Abubakar’s presidential ambition, ‘for the sake of Nigerians.’ His latest defection is his third political affiliation in two years. His tweet reads: “Today I gave up my position as SSA to Governor of Anambra & joined the PDP with tons of my supporters to give 100% support to @atiku & @PeterObi. “I do this for...

Nollywood actor Bolanle Ninalowo back with wife after divorce; shares new photo

Nollywood actor Bolanle Ninalowo back with wife after divorce; shares new photo Nollywood actor Bolanle Ninalowo recently reconciled with his wife and mother of his two children, Aliyah and Morakinyo. He took to his Instagram as he shares first picture with his wife. Sometime ago, shortly after their separation, he confirmed their estrangement in an interview with Genevieve Magazine. In his words: “I am separated from the mother of my kids. I have an 11 year old girl and a nine year old boy from her and they live in Atlanta. We met here in Nigeria, when I visited 12 years ago. I took her, with me, to the States and filed for her (married her on paper) with the hope to someday get married officially, but things took the wrong turn. So, for now I am married to my hustle.” We hope they are fi...

Happy birthday to actress and producer Bukola Adeeyo as she turns 29

Nollywood actress Bukola Adeeyo celebrates her 29th birthday with stunning photos Nollywood actress Bukola Adeeyo who is more popular with the Yoruba niche is celebrating her 29th year on earth. She was born as Bukola Oluwakemi Adeeyo on December 18, 1989 in Ibadan, Nigeria. Her father is from Oyo. She is the first of four children and she went to school in Moshood Abiola Polytechnic. She has appeared in so many films and was registered into the industry through veteran actor, Odunlade Adekola. She is now a movie producer. More lovely photos:

Gideon Okeke and his fiancee release their pre-wedding pictures

CELEBRITY GIST: Nollywood actor Gideon Okeke and his fiancée, Chidera, are set to wed this December. Congratulations to the couple! The actor shared their beautiful pre-wedding photos on his Instagram page on Monday, with a short prayer for their journey ahead. He wrote: ”Have you ever wondered why when Greatness happens to be on the cusp of unraveling , that’s when a certain West wind of resistance, finds its perfect timing to blow? Honey’m. Nothing! Nothing will “deshine” the glory moments that are ahead of Us. I seize this moment to reaffirm to You, ever so defiantly, that we both bear “something-great-about-to-happen”. Grace abounds that we may be empowered, as the wisdom of God, is profitable to direct our paths. Thank you for holding my hand. Here goes…to the Future!” #TheLoveF...

Tattoo makes people of my skin tone look ugly – Amanda Ebeye

CELEBRITY GIST: Nollywood actress and a part-time model Amanda Mike-Ebeye known for her roles in Clinic Matters and Super Story hates tattoos and believes it is rather unsightly on a girl of her colour. She said: “I don’t like them. I am a dark skinned girl and so far I have only admired tattoos on lighter skinned people. I feel tattoos make people of my skin tone look dirty, so, I have never fancied it on myself”. The actress shocked everyone a couple of years ago when the news filtered out that she had given birth to a son in faraway Canada out of wedlock. The shock got bigger still when Amanda revealed some unsavoury details about the father of her son. “I did not marry the father of my child because he is not my husband and he is not meant to be. I could have been in the most use...

Men who come my way go as soon as they get what they want – Princess Shyngle

CELEBRITY GIST: Ghana-based Gambian actress Princess Shyngle made this revelation on the Late Afternoon Show monitored by YEN.com.gh on GHONE. According to Shyngle she found it “very hard” as a beautiful woman to reject all the men that come to her, but they don’t treat her fairly because “they go away soon”. These were her own words: “As a woman, it is hard for me to reject all the men who come my way. All the men I mean the rich, poor, politicians but as soon as they come in get in there they go away.” She added that at a point, she advised herself never to let it get into her head that many men come her way, and so she decided to take her time and choose one. That one person, perhaps, was still under scrutiny, because Shyngle said she was not dating. She was on the show toge...

Nollywood actor Ken Erics becomes a musician | Listen to his first song

Nollywood actor Ken Erics becomes a musician | Listen to his first song Handsome Nollywood actor Ken Erics Ugo, who was among the celebrities who wowed their fans with surprise wedding this year has become a musician. The actor who is happily married to a singer just released a new single titled Inozikwa Omee. Here below is the full track he did as a soundtrack for a Nollywood movie back in 2011.

SAD NEWS: Nollywood actor Ifeanyi Gbulie dies of stroke

BREAKING NEWS. Veteran Nollywood actor, Ifeanyi Gbulie, who has featured in countless movies has been reported dead after a brief illness. The actor has been bed ridden for several months as he was down with Stroke and after several battles to survived, he passed away in the early hours of December, 13th, 2018. Ifeanyi died in Enugu. He was one of the pioneers of Nollywood having been acting from his hey days at NTA channel 8, Enugu in the 1970s and 1980s. He was popularly called ‘Danda.’ May God grant him eternal rest in his heavenly kingdom!

Nollywood Actress Rachael Okonkwo conferred with a Chieftaincy Title

CELEBRITY GIST: It has been good news all the way for pretty Nollywood actress, Rachael Okonkwo her kind heart has continued to bring her good fortunes. The actress had some weeks back signed an endorsement deal with fast growing paint brand, Roxettes and just within few weeks later, she has just been conferred with a title. Rechael has just been conferred with a chieftaincy title of “UGO OMA NDI IGBO” at the Igbo cultural day in Mushin Lagos. She took to her Instagram page to announce the good news: “Introduction, Meet CHIEF RACHAEL NNENNA OKONKWO I’m excited to let y’all know that HRH EZE Dr John C Nwosu conferred me with a chieftaincy title “UGO OMA NDI IGBO” Today in the occasion of Igbo cultural day in Mushin Lagos.” Congratulations to Rachael...

Nollywood actor Collins Ejike weds (Beautiful photos)

Nollywood actor Collins Ejike weds (Beautiful photos) It was big weekend for Nollywood actor, Collins Ejike, as he and his pretty woman walked down the aisle some days back. Yes, their wedding was not pronounced but what matters most is that the actor is off the singles market and set to start a new family. He has paid his dues in the ever-busy Nollywood industry that has produced many stars. Today he can be proud to say that he is a complete man. See photos from the traditional and white wedding below:

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