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Eniola Badmus settles her beef Funke Akindele

Akindele It is a well known fact that the relationship between Nollywood Actresses, Funke Akindele and Eniola Badmus have been rocky and shaky in recent times. The general belief in town then was that both were no longer on speaking terms and that they had parted ways. What further fuelled the rumor was the absence of Funke at Eniola’s grand birthday party. Well, sharing a photo of Funke Akindele in her Instagram page moments ago, Eniola Badmus wrote “CRUSHING ON YOU SO BAD JUST BECAUSE ITS #WCW @funkejenifaakindele YOU’RE A STRONG AND POWERFUL WOMAN……NA ONLY IF WE COMMOT YOUR WAHALA” Also in an interview Eniola Badmus had with City people last year, she revealed thus about her relationship with Funke Akindele. Hi “Funke Akindele and I are still friends. Wpe are sisters. Funke Akindele is ...

I wonder what my Father was doing when Dangote was getting rich – Tonto Dikeh

Controversial Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh aka King Tonto has reacted to the N5billion and N100million donations by Nigerian oil moguls, Femi Otedola and Aliko Dangote. Reacting to this, the beautiful actress wondered what her father was doing when Aliko Dangote was becoming rich. She also wondered if he just cared about a fine face and forgot about the major thing, money. In addition, Tonto also thanked Femi Otedola for his N5billion donation to help the less privileged children. Even as she thanked him for his benevolence, she also wished he could stretch out his helping hand through other working foundations like hers.

Curvy Nollywood actress Anita Joseph gets married in secret

Endowed actress, Anita Joseph, who hails from South Eastern Nigeria has changed her name on social media to that of her new husband’s. Sources say the hypeman is heads over heels in love with the actress and has reportedly made his intentions known to the actress’ family. The two, according to reports, have held a formal introduction and observed traditional marriage rites. A big congratulations to the couple!

Regina Daniels drops out of Igbinedion university to study in Dubai

Nollywood actress and billionaire Wife, Regina Daniels Nwoko has dropped out of from Igbinedion University. The delectable actress switched to an institution based in the United Arab Emirates.  Regina was a student of Igbinedion University which is the first private University in Nigeria, located at Edo State. However, she seems to be taking her education ambition to another level as she keeps fans updated via a post on her Instastories. Regina Daniels shared a video footage of herself in class at the University in United Arab Emirates.

Queen Nwokoye reveals she lost her parents within 6 months in 2019

Popular Nollywood star, Queen Nwokoye has revealed she lost her father and mother within six months in 2019 and this left her really devastated at the time. Though she has not gotten over the shock completely, Nwokoye gave God the praise as she took to her Instagram page to express her mind about the tragedy that befell her. She wrote: “I started 2019 with my Mum and My Dad and within 6 months,I became an orphan. I still don’t know how I managed to pull through two burial ceremonies within 6 months.I can’t question God but my heart bleeds for them. I take solace in the fact that they are in a better place. “Today I have made a decision to be happy and put everything behind me. God is in control. Happy weekend everyone.” May God comfort Queen Nwokoye and give her the forti...

I don’t pay attention to nonsense – Pete Edochie reacts to being a bad actor

Veteran Nigerian actor, Pete Edochie was a social media topic over the week following a claim by a US-based illustrator, Lotanna Odunze, aka Sugabelly that the 73-year-old man is a bad actor. While expressing her opinion on Twitter about Edochie, Sugabelly wrote on Twitter: “Pete Edochie is a really bad actor. He’s been playing the same role his entire life. Acting isn’t quoting proverbs. But Nigerians live and die by seniority, so the older he gets, the less anybody is able to point this glaring elephant in the room out.” Reacting to the controversial statement in a chat with Punch, Edochie said he’s indifferent to opinions expressed about him because they don’t make sense to him. “I’ll be honest with you: I’m indifference to opinions expressed about me, because they don’t make sens...

Chika Ike celebrates her 34th birthday with bikini clad pic

Nollywood Actress, Chika Ike, has got thirsty fans trooping to her IG Page after she shared a sultry bikini-clad photo to mark her birthday. Sharing the photo, she wrote ; She ain’t no SMALL CHOPS ! She is the full course meal ! Happy birthday to me. It’s been an amazing year . This new chapter will be even more amazing . Thank you Lord . I am super grateful…say a Prayer for me ! Chika ‘Nancy’ Ike is a Nigerian actress, television personality, producer, business woman, philanthropist and former model.

There is nothing wrong in checking your daughter’s virginity status – Halima Abubakar

Nollywood actress, Halima Abubakar has said there is nothing wrong if a father decides to know the virginity status of his daughter. The Nollywood actress was reacting to T.I’s confession about taking his 18-year-old daughter to the gynecologist to check her hymen and confirm she’s still a virgin. According to her, when she was 14, her dad took her to see different doctors three times just to be sure she was still a virgin. Halima, however, admitted that she hated her dad a bit for forcing her to undergo virginity test, but still she feels he was only trying to protect her. “I don’t see anything wrong in checking , if your daughter is still a virgin. I remember my dad taking me to see different doctors, just to be sure..He stopped after the 3time. I hated him then a bit. BUT HE I...

I don’t believe in praying for my enemies and wishing them well – Yul Edochie

Nollywood actor cum politician, Yul Edochie has stated that he doesn’t believe in praying for his enemies and wishing them well. According to the actor, he can’t be wishing an enemy well while he’s out to do evil to him. Yul Edochie shared on Twitter: ”I don’t believe in praying for my enemies and wishing them well. You can’t be planning evil for me and I’ll be busy praying for you. Lie lie!! I wish you what you wish me. Simple. And everyday I’ll be firing psalm 35 and psalm 109 on your head”.

Pete Edochie is a really bad actor – Blogger Sugabelly

Highly controversial writer and illustrator, Sugabelly has taken to Twitter to slam veteran actor, Pete Edochie, whom she described as a “really bad actor”. According to Sugabelly, Nollywood legend, Pete Edochie who is considered one of Africa’s most talented actors, is a very bad actor who plays the same role all his life… In her own words: “He’s been playing the same role his entire life. Acting isn’t quoting proverbs. But Nigerians live and die by seniority so the older he gets, the less anybody is able to point this glaring elephant in the room out.” She also spoke about ace actress Joke Silva whom she praised for her acting skills but blasted her for ‘overacting’ through her voice.. “Joke Silva is a pretty good actress but she overacts a lot. Not through her movements but through her ...

Kenneth Okonkwo celebrates his birthday today (Born November 6th)

Popular Nollywood Actor turned Politician Kenneth Okonkwo celebrates his birthday with these adorable Photos. Kenneth Okonkwo is a Nigerian actor, lawyer and politician who was born in Nsukka, Enugu State. He was born on 6 November 1968, making him 51 years of age. Kenneth Okonkwo’s first marriage was in the year 2000, to Ogechi Ezekiel, the only daughter of Pastor Ezekiel, General Overseer of Christian Pentecostal Mission International. Kenneth Okonkwo’s union to Ogechi lasted barely two years and it ended in 2002. The crashed marriage produced a son. News of the Kenneth Okonkwo divorce shook the movie industry as Kenneth had turned born again even before they got married. However, Kenneth Okonkwo found love again and re-married in 2007 to his present wife, Ifeoma. The couple was married ...

Funke Akindele bags new Endorsement deal with Waw Nigeria

Nollywood filmmaker and actress Funke Akindele started the month a great way. The mom of two just bagged an endorsement deal with Waw Nigeria. Funke Akindele shared the good news on her Instagram page urging everyone to work harder. She wrote: “I started the new month of November as a #wawambassador #wawdetergents #wawbarsoap #hardworkpays so in this new week, don’t give up,pls work harder and don’t let all the NOs discourage you. Trust me, the BIG YES that will take you to greater heights is around the corner.”

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