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My passion for acting brought me this far – Ini Edo

Nollywood Actress, Ini Edo is giving glory to the Almighty God on how far she has come in her acting career. Edo says she was one who loved to act when she was quite younger, and never evisaged that her passion will bring her this far. “Sober reflection of how far God has brought me…I was just a young girl who loved to act, never envisaged my passion would bring me this far.. the journey,the trials, failures,mistakes, tribulations gave me the consistency and the staying power… (still becoming)…. Allow yourself grow through the process,instant success is not sustainable.. Follow your passion and not ‘THE TREND” in choosing a career…Be patient and be teachable, keep your head down and allow your work speak for you because ” Pride goeth before a fall”.. Above all,I Pray for the understanding ...

Hanks Anuku, Harry B, other top Nollywood celebrities hosted by Nigerian billionaire Ifeanyi Ubah

Hanks Anuku, Harry B, other top Nollywood celebrities hosted by Nigerian billionaire Ifeanyi Ubah Over the weekend, football club owner and oil magnate, Dr Ifeanyi Ubah hosted some Nollywood top celebrities in Nnewi Hotel and Event Centre In Anambra State Nigeria. The visit of the Nollywood stars was to appreciate the billionaire for his support and contribution to the growth on the movie industry. Celebrities at the venue includes Harry B Anyanwu, Diamond Okechi, Hank Anuku, Rita Daniel, Acheba Nuel, Rechael Okonkwo, Don Brymo and others.

Stop asking God for new boobs – Uche Maduagwu blast Tonto Dikeh

Maybe we’re going to be blessed with a sizzling Nollywood beef pretty soon because actor Uche Maduagwu has decided to take shots at Tonto Dikeh, who is one person you definitely do not want to be in a beef with. Tonto is rude and uncouth and when she comes after you she comes with all her might, just ask her ex-husband Churchill. A few days ago, she posted on social media that she would love to have new boobs for her birthday, praying to God to help her make that happen. That post offended Christians who felt she was minimizing God by asking him to give her fake ‘melons’. Uche Maduagwu appears to be one of those offended and decided to come after Tonto for joking about an issue as serious as God He went after Tonto on social media. Read his post below…. “@tontolet Stop asking help from Jes...

“He abandoned us right from when I was a kid” – Ned Nwoko’s son and Regina Daniels’ stepson calls him out!

“He abandoned us right from when I was a kid” – Ned Nwoko’s son and Regina Daniels’ stepson calls him out! Regina Daniels stepson, Emzy has come out to tell Nigerians to stop tagging him as a billionaire’s son, as his father’s money is not his. “I got got to tell you this, so you can Address me As Emzy, not as a BILLIONAIRE’S SON,” the post’s first paragraph reads. My fathers wealth is not my wealth. My mum has always brought me up to be an independent gentle man, I hustle for my own money. Since he abandoned us right from when I was a kid, and only God has been my helper, I have never experiences this fatherly love since I was born. My mum had to suffer and grind to make sure I go to school and so I don’t starve. That was why I had to ...

I died several times when I found out I won’t have children – Nse Ikpe-Etim

Nollywood actress, Nse Ikpe-Etim is one of the most successful stars in the last decade but she has been on the grind since she was a teenager. Earlier this month, the award-winning actress held an event “Conversations with Nse” where she opened up on being diagnosed with Adenomyosis, a medical condition in which the inner lining of the uterus breaks through the muscle wall of the uterus. She was then advised to get a hysterectomy. “My world had crumbled. I had died a million times. It was something,” she told BellaNaija in a recent interview. She’s choosing to speak up now because it’d help others and it has also helped in completing her healing. “It seems like I’m the only one that has this issue. It’s fine. Make me the poster child. It’s fine! My point is, would it help someon...

Ken Erics excited as he works with Aki & Pawpaw for the 1st time

Ken Erics excited as he works with Aki & Pawpaw for the 1st time Nollywood actor, Ken Erics has taken to his Instagram page to show off how excited he is working with popular actors, Osita Iheme and Chinedu Ikedieze for the first time on a new movie titled ‘Royal Dust’. The popular actor wrote on Instagram along the pictures: So for the first time in my career I’m working with the fantastic duo @chineduikedieze and @ositalheme on this project #royaldust . It’s an amazing one. Anticipate guys

Omoni Oboli and Richard Mofe-Damijo kiss on set of ‘Love Is War’

Omoni Oboli and Richard Mofe-Damijo kiss on set of ‘Love Is War’ Popular Nollywood actress, Omoni Oboli, has just shared a steamy photo of herself and Richard Mofe-Damijo on her Instagram page. Omoni Oboli kisses Richard Mofe-Damijo in this hot photo that fans cannot resist, and they’re all over the photo. However, this kiss is simply for a role played on the set of ‘Love is War’ which fans very much anticipate.

Regina Daniels accused of using Budoo for her husband

All seems to be unwell with the rumoured marriage between 22-year old actress Regina Daniels and billionaire businessman, Ned Nwoko. Regina Daniels and Ned Nwoko As expected, there is hardly peace in any polygamous home especially one in which money flows like the river. This makes the stakes very high with the key players trying to grab large chunks of the cash flow. Regina Daniels who is the 5th wife of the 59 year old politician and businessman, Ned Nwoko posted ‘Legit’ on her Instagram and this attracted the response of her Moroccan senior colleague, Lina Ned Nwoko. She blatantly accused Regina Daniels of using black magic to jinx Nwoko. She also alleged that Regina had rejected her foods while being unable to cook hers. “Keep using Budoo on my husband, there comes an...

Eniola Badmus blast Uche Ogbodo over unclad photos, calls her ugly

Kemi Olunloyo alleged that Badmus is prone to terminal diseases due to her being obese and her former friend, Uche Ogbodo attested painfully to that. Eniola Badmus then waited for her pound of flesh which she has taken today. She called Uche out on her Instagram page recently and really made jest of her for her unclad photos she posted to celebrate her birthday yesterday. Eniola Badmus mocked Uche Ogbodo, calling her photos ugly. Below is what Eniola wrote on insta-story to mock her.

“Dear pastors, you need to care more,” Tonto Dikeh says following suicide of ex-RCCG minister Michael Arowosaiye

“Dear pastors, you need to care more,” Tonto Dikeh says following suicide of ex-RCCG minister Michael Arowosaiye Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh has berated late Michael Arowosaiye’s Pastor for allowing him to slip into depression and ignoring his pleas. Her comment is coming days after the former RCCG worship leader took his own life over financial hardship. Here is Tonto’s full comment on the heartbreaking suicide news that rocked Abuja few days ago. “I’m the last person who will ever speak ill of a pastor or church,” the actress began. “But how can a pastor seat back and watch a core member who handles the microphone on Sundays to lead praise and worship not be able to pay house rent to the point of falling into deep depression and eventually takes his own li...

If you are thinking suicide, use me as a source of inspiration – Eucharia Anunobi

If you are thinking suicide, use me as a source of inspiration – Eucharia Anunobi Nollywood actress Eucharia Anunobi who reached out to Nigerians who might be thinking suicide, to use her as a source of inspiration no matter what they are going through. According to the veteran actress, after she lost her son in 2017, her friends deserted her. Passing a message of hope to Nigerians who might be thinking suicide, Eucharia Anunobi who told them to use her as a source of inspiration, added that all will be well. She wrote: I don’t know who you are and where you are now watching this video. PLEASE SUICIDE IS NOT AN OPTION. I stand on the finished work of Jesus Christ and I command that spirit of depression to loose its hold over you now’ Here is the video below;

2 years rememberance of late Nollywood Actress Moji Olaiya

On May 17, 2017, Nollywood practitioners woke up to the shocking news of the death of actress Moji Olaiya who passed away in far away Canada. In less than an hour after the news spread, a huge crowd had besieged her Magodo house as many couldn’t believe the news that was filtering in. The mother of two had passed away just two months after she gave birth to her second daughter. The disbelief soon turned into overwhelming sorrow when it was confirmed that the 42-year-old mother of two had indeed passed away. Moji Olaiya was a great role interpreter who was lucky to have been discovered by her uncle, Victor Olaiya who adopted her and fine-tuned her talent, which eventually turned her into a celebrated actress. As a friend and a mother, she was irreplaceable. Her daughter once described her a...