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Nollywood Actress Destiny Etiko acquires a new Lexus RX350

Nollywood Actress Destiny Etiko has acquired a Lexus Sports Utility Vehicle valued at N27million. The actress revealed her new acquisition in a post shared on her Instagram Etiko shared pictures of different views of the new automobile. The new acquisition is a Lexus RX350 2016 model. Friends and fans have continued to congratulate the fast-rising actress on the recent acquisition. The news of Etiko’s new automobile is coming months after she announced she has acquired a Toyota Prado SUV. Congratulations to Destiny Etiko!

Nollywood Actor Mike Ezuruonye celebrates his birthday today, September 21st

Nollywood actor, Mike Ezuruonye has taken to social media to celebrate his 39th birthday, today, September 21st. The 39 years old actor took to his Instagram page where he shared adorable photos of himself and wished himself a happy birthday. “Here’s Thanking GOD for his AWESOMENESS IN MY LIFE. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MEeeeeeeeeeeE Nollywood Community wishes Mike Ezuruonye a very happy birthday 🌹🌷

Yul Edochie says he is the sexiest man in Nigeria

Popular actor and politician, Yul Edochie has taken to social media to publicly declare himself the sexiest man in Nigeria. Yul, in a post he shared on his Instagram page, drooled over his sexiness and affirmed that he is indeed the sexiest man in Nigeria. Sharing a photo of himself, Yul wrote, < “Sexiest man in Nigeria.  Oh………. God have mercy.” See his post below, This comes after his colleague, Zubby Michael declared himself the richest actor in Nigeria, which he completely agreed with. Yul had written, <!– wp:image { –> “So I heard Zubby said he’s the richest actor in Nigeria.Well I think I’ve been quiet for too long. It’s time for me to tell you all the truth about him. And the truth is, he’s right.He’s the richest actor in Nigeria. No...

My sister set me up with her boyfriend to confirm if I was a Virgin – Nkechi Blessing

Popular Nollywood actress, Nkechi Blessing, has opened up on how a sister set her up with her boyfriend to confirm if she was a virgin. Blessing made the revelation in an interview with Chude Jideonwo. Blessing averred that her experience was the reason she felt strongly about the Baba Ijesha rape saga. She recalled how at age 16 or 17, the older sibling didn’t believe she was a virgin “because I was weird”. She said though her mother had a beer parlour then, she was so strict that her kids dare not mess around. “She (sister) invited me out with her boyfriend. I was cool with it but then it started to seem as though she wanted to set me up with her boyfriend to confirm if I was still a virgin or not. They brought drinks and I drank them. She stood up, left, and said she would be back. The ...

I misjudged Whitemoney. I thought he was a Fake – Pere

Housemate Pere has acknowledged the fact that he misjudged WhiteMoney and thought he was faking his lifestyle so as to be loved. Recall that Pere and WhiteMoney have always been at par with each other. Pere during his reign as Head of House disclosed that WhiteMoney is fake and trying to deploy his cooking skills as a strategy to avoid nominations. Well, in a diary session with Biggie, he has acknowledged his mistakes and has said he misjudged WhiteMoney. In his words: “I misjudged WhiteMoney as a person, I thought he was fake. I was wrong about a couple of things I said about WhiteMoney and I take back all I said. I’m very cool with WhiteMoney and practically cool with everyone in the house” he said.

Patience Ozokwo and her grand daughter celebrate their birthday today

The award-winning actress, Patience Ozokwo popularly known as “Mama Gee” in movies, shared new adorable photos of herself and her granddaughter on social media. Taking to her Instagram page to share the photos, Patience Ozokwo wrote; “First time we are celebrating together ❤ < Happy 5th birthday to my precious Granddaughter” We wish them a happy birthday! See another of the adorable photos below: Meanwhile, she also celebrated her day by sharing a video where she could be seen dancing joyfully, to mark her new age.

I asked God to let my child look like my wife, not me – John Okafor

Nollywood comic actor John Okafor a.k.a Mr Ibu has disclosed that when he welcomed his first child, he prayed for him to look like his mother and not him. Mr Ibu who spoke about his life in an exclusive interview with Punch, revealed he made the hilarious request because he knows that he’s not good looking and would prefer his child look like his beautiful wife. “I had my first child in 1991, I remember the joy in my heart; I was happy and grateful to God. I picked up my baby and said that he should look like his beautiful mother and not me, everyone laughed. They asked why I was saying that and I said that because I know I am not good looking, and they all laughed. I am very truthful to myself; I know that I am not good looking, so I do not want any of my children to take after me in...

God gave me a vision to free people from poverty – Williams Uchemba

Popular Nollywood Actor, Williams Uchemba, has taken to his social media page to give the reason why he is so dedicated to Philanthropy. According to Williams, he was laying in his bed in the US when God gave him a clear instruction to return to Nigeria to free people from Poverty. He added that his foundation is solely to fulfill the purpose of God. His post reads ; I hate to break this to you but majority of the time God’s plans looks nothing like what you have planned for yourself, Let me tell you this little story. Few years ago, I was laying in my bed in California when I got an instruction, very clear and sound instruction from God to go to Nigeria and free people from poverty, at first I acted like I didn’t hear because in my head God can’t tell me to leave the beautiful life he has...

Tonto Dikeh celebrates her mom who died 32 years ago

Tonto Dikeh has taken to her social media pages to celebrate her look alike late mother. Asstated by the Nollywood actress and single mother of one in her post, her mother passed on thirty two years ago. While celebrating her late mother, Tonto Dikeh stated that she have been hurt and healed and it’s now it’s time to take our time to celebrate her late mother’s life. Her words in quotes: “Celebration of Life🕊 32years Gone🕊.. We’ve hurt, we’ve healed ,now it’s time to celebrate what beautiful life you may have lived🕊. I hope you keep on resting in Peace Mama🕊 Love Always🕊, Your Little Girl❤️ This is coming during a very difficult time in the love life of the divorced actress as the hullabaloo over her relationship with Delta state politician ex boyfriend is yet to subside. May her gen...

13 Nollywood stars who are no longer active in the industry

Nollywood industry has evolved over the years while progressively producing beautiful actors we cannot forget in a hurry. The industry has enjoyed unprecedented growth over the years and has witnessed a lot of resharpening from what it used to be. Nollywood had in years back been graced with multitalented actors who once starred on our screens, week-in-week-out; it has also experienced the sudden fading out of some of its best acts, more to the shock of their Below are 13 Nollywood stars who have faded out of our screens. 1. Susan Patrick Beautiful gap-toothed Susan was born in Akwa Ibom state, she came into the limelight after she acted in the movie ‘Sakobi: The Snake Girl’. This made her one of the most sought after Nollywood actresses in the early ’90s. She was alleged to have snatched ...

Marriage is not a bed of roses. I couldnt survive it – Georgina Onuoha

Retired Nigerian Actress, Georgina Onuoha has called for prayers for couples whose marriages are going through a tough time. In a post shared on her Instagram page, Georgina said people are facing difficult times in their marriages and the only thing people should do is pray for them. See her post below… Many couples and marriages are going through rough and hard times. The least you can do is please pray for them. Marriage is not a bed of Roses. People like me couldn’t survive it. For all hanging in there, may you find peace and grace to forge along.

Alex Ekubo and his fiancée breaks up 3 months to their wedding

Actor Alex Ekubo and his fiancée, Fancy Acholonu, have unfollowed each other on Instagram amid breakup rumors. They have also deleted the joint Instagram page which they shared. They were looking forward to their wedding in November before the latest development. The duo got engaged in May 2021 and shared a photo of themselves together. Back then, Ekubo had written, “I asked the love of my life @fancyacholonu to marry me” and Fancy also reposted the same picture and captioned it, “I said yes to the love of my life”. The couple were slated to hold their traditional and white wedding on the 20th and 27th of November respectively. Acholonu, who hails from Imo State but is based in US, is an actress, Instagram model, and social media influencer. Both parties are yet to either confirm or deny t...

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