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Mercy Johnson slays in her baby bump for the premiere of her movie

Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson-Okojie whose pregnancy bump is now conspicuous, wowed fans and followers after she stepped out in a sequin dress for the premiere of her first directorial movie, The Legend of Inikpi, which was held in Lagos state. The talented actress and her boyfriendhusband, Prince Okojie, are expecting their 4th child, and she was pictured at the premiere cradling her beautiful growing baby bump. Congratulations to star Actress Mercy Johnson on the success of her movie. Wishing her a date delivery!

Nollywood Actor Yul Edochie celebrates this 38th birthday today

NOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY: Happy birthday to popular star actor Yul Edochie as he turns 38 years of age today, January 7th!🎉🎊🎂 Yul Edochie is a Nigerian actor, named after popular Russian actor Yul Brynner. He is from Anambra state Nigeria, the son of Nigerian actor Pete Edochie. He was raised both in Lagos and Enugu. He is the last of 6 children. He got married at the age of 22. He has taken to all his social media pages to announce his birthday and to celebrate himself. He wrote: ‘Happy 38th birthday to me. I thank God for life.” May God bless his new age and prosper him in all his endeavors!

Sad News: Nollywood Actress Jennifer Omole is dead

Barely a week into the New Year, the Nigerian film industry Nollywood has been hit by a tragedy with the death of a fast-rising Nollywood actress, Jennifer Omole. It was gathered that the 33-year-old entertainer passed on in Spain on January 3rd and was buried the next evening at Villarejo de Salvanes, Madrid. Fellow Nollywood star, Uche Ogbodo, took to social media to make the announcement of the death of Omole. In an Instagram post on Sunday, January 5th, Ogbodo disclosed that news of the death of the Spain based late actress. Sharing the photo of a burning candle in tribute to the late Omole who hailed from Edo State, Ogbodo wrote: “On 3rd January My Dearest Friend @jenniferomole Passed On. I’m Hurting Deep In My Heart but Only God Knows Best. Pls Say A Rest In...

John Dumelo celebrates his mother’s 68th birthday

Ghanaian actor, John Dumelo’s mom, Antoinette Ama Ampomaah Dumelo turns 68 today. Happy birthday to her!🎂🎉🎊 The actor shared the news on his instagram page with a message of a good life and health wishes. He revealed that she’s a daughter of Ashanti and Cape Coast land. He wrote: “Happy birthday to my lovely mother Antoinette Ama Ampomaah Dumelo. Daughter of the Ashanti and Cape Coastland. Today you celebrate your 68th birthday. God bless you abc grant you long life and wisdom. Love u loads. ’ The actor cum politician’s wife, Gifty Mawuenya Dumelo also celebrated her birthday some two days ago.

Nollywood Actress Anita Joseph celebrates her birthday today

Every 4th of January marks the birthday of Nollywood Actress Anita Joseph. She came into this world in the year 1985, making her 35 years of age. Happy birthday to her! 🎂🎆🎊🎉 The curvy actress is an indigene of Anambra state who joined the movie industry in 2005 but came into fame in 2006 after starring in the movie Tears in my Eyes. To mark her new age, she shared stunning pics on her IG page and captioned one of them: “Gracious God my Father🙌 I come to your throne room to celebrate my special day. You chose this date as my own personal arrival day. As I made my entrance, I was so tiny and helpless. From my first moment, you have loved me. Even before I was born, you loved me. You will not allow anything to separate me from your love. Today I hear you gently drawing me toward your op...

Regina Daniels celebrates her New Year in a sick bed

Delta State born Nollywood award winning screen diva, Regina Daniels is unfortunately sick and presently in a hospital. In a series of posts on her Instastory, Regina shows herself lying sick on a hospital bed, though, she made a video wishing her fans and friends happy new year. Also, some of her friends who were with her at the hospital shared their own photos and videos of Regina as they were seen cheering her up. Recall two weeks ago, Regina took to her Instagram page to celebrate her billionaire husband, Prince Ned Munir Nwoko on his birthday. She posted a video slide of them when they were on holiday on different occasions, quoting in her caption that Ned is the best and kind-hearted man she has ever met.

Mercy Aigbe celebrates her birthday with stunning pictures

Delectable Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe is definitely a cynosure of all eyes as she remains effortlessly beautiful and ageless in these new photos. The award-winning Nollywood actress, fashionista, fashion entrepreneur, and style influencer took to the gram to celebrate her birthday today as she turns 42. In her note of gratitude to the Almighty for sparing her life, she wrote: “If I had 10,000 tongues it won’t be enough 🙏🙏🙏🙏 Where and how do I even begin to count how you blessed me in 2019? Even tho I am underserving, Jehovah you showed me too much love! … Who am I that you are this mindful of me ABBA FATHER! … you elevated my status and blessed me even beyond my expectations… Ajoke aiye, Agbanilagbatan, Aribirabata, Oyigiyigi, Covenant Keeping God! Jehovah Overdo, Oba ti o kan okuta ig...

Mercy Aigbe celebrates her birthday with stunning pictures

Delectable Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe is definitely a cynosure of all eyes as she remains effortlessly beautiful and ageless in these new photos. The award-winning Nollywood actress, fashionista, fashion entrepreneur, and style influencer took to the gram to celebrate her birthday today as she turns 42. In her note of gratitude to the Almighty for sparing her life, she wrote: “If I had 10,000 tongues it won’t be enough 🙏🙏🙏🙏 Where and how do I even begin to count how you blessed me in 2019? Even tho I am underserving, Jehovah you showed me too much love! … Who am I that you are this mindful of me ABBA FATHER! … you elevated my status and blessed me even beyond my expectations… Ajoke aiye, Agbanilagbatan, Aribirabata, Oyigiyigi, Covenant Keeping God! Jehovah Overdo, Oba ti o kan okuta ig...

Mercy Johnson celebrates her daughter Purity as she turns 7

Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson Okojie has taken to social media to celebrate her first daughter Purity Okojie as she marks her birthday. Mercy Johnson’s first daughter Purity turns 7 yesterday, 30th December 2019. With her contented heart Mercy Jonhson wrote; ‘Her voice echos in my head, my First fruit….mummy’s heart and smile…My Purity is 7yrs old today….Thank you Lord is all i can say….Awesome God… “ Meanwhile, Mercy Johnson and her husband Prince Odi Okojie are expecting their 4th child. Nollywood Community wishes Purity Okojie a very happy birthday and many more years ahead!🎉🎊🎂

RMD and his wife celebrate their 19th wedding anniversary

Veteran Nollywood actor, Richard Mofe-Damijo and his wife Jumobi are marking their 19th wedding anniversary. RMD took to Instagram to celebrate his wedding anniversary and also to eulogize the former journalist who he got married to in 2000. Sharing photos of himself and Jumobi, the actor wrote: “19 years and counting…. and you still have me laughing and loving every moment we share. My Abike. Thank you sweetie!” He added in another post: “19 years nor be beans o. Love you Abk for loving me through it all and making me a better man.”

Chizzy Alichi and her hubby Chike walk down the aisle

The white wedding of Nollywood actress, Chizzy Alichi and her hubby, Chike Ugochukwu held on Saturday, December 28, 2019. She had done the traditional 3 weeks ago. May God bless their union with Joy, fruitfulness and peace!🙏 Below are beautiful photos from the event:

Happy 40th birthday to Uche Jombo (Born December 28)

Nollywood actress, producer, and screenwriter, Uche Jombo is currently in a celebratory mood after attaining the age 40 today Saturday, 28th December. As a unique way of celebrating the new age, the University of Calabar graduate has taken to her Instagram page to display her wide range of dancing skills while wishing herself a happy birthday. Uche Jombo has a first degree in Mathematics and Statistics From Unical and equally has a second degree in Computer Programming from the Federal University of Technology, Minna. Here’s how she wished herself a happy birthday: “Today’s vibe!!!!💃🏽💃🏽💃🏽💃🏽 HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME!!!!!🎂 Lord I am grateful for everything The highs and the lows, The teachable moments and the right calls, THANK YOU❤.” Nollywood Community wishes Uche Jombo a ver...

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