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Susan Peters welcomes a son via adoption after 4 years

Nollywood actress Susan Peters has welcomed a son 4 years after she tied the knot. Congratulations to the couple! Susan who is married to Koen Croon, welcomed a son via adoption and has taken to social media to share adorable photos of her son with a Christmas message alongside. Her message read thus;   ‘“God is still in the era of miracles,thankGod man no be God. If not we for hear am. Seasons Greetings Family ….Now we need diapers  … He is King. My Oche, that’s the name we choose. Welcome to the family..Isn’t he lovely ? So cute . My adopted son wishing you all a wonderful Christmas. Enjoy the season star boy what cute names should we call him ?”

Fans blast Funke Akindele for hiding the face of her twins

For the Christmas celebrations on Wednesday, actress Funke Akindele like her fellow celebrities released beautiful Christmas themed photos of her twin boys and husband, JJC Skillz. Well many of her fans bombarded her Instagram page with positive remarks while others via various social media platforms mocked her for always hiding the faces of the twins. Read some of the comments below; “Why show the kids when you won’t show their face? Just keep the pics to yourself. Abi they are faceless? No turn these children to Egun/Masquerade all in the name of pics. Or do they want endorsement? ” , a Nairaland user, Hakeem wrote. “Are you sure the kids are not adopted. Y are they always hiding the faces of the children…This is like the 3rd picture of them she is releasing hiding their face…” ...

Desmond Elliot and his wife celebrate their 16th wedding anniversary

Nollywood Actor cum politician Desmond Elliot and his wife, Victoria Elliot are celebrating their 16 years wedding anniversary. The actor shared the post on his instagram page this morning reassuring his love for his wife. He wrote: “My Babamai..16 years and still counting, thanks for being my friend . love you always . Happy wedding anniversary to us“. The couples tied the knot on the 26th of December 2003 and are blessed with four children, three boys, and a girl. The actor has starred in over a hundred Nigerian movies and has won the admiration of many over the years. He is currently into politics and declared his intentions to run the  Lagos State House of Assembly under the All Progressives Congress in September 2014. The contested and won the seat in the Surulere Constitu...

I lost many movie roles because of my father’s name – Yul Edochie reveals

Nollywood actor and politician Yul Edochie has revealed that he lost many movie roles because of his father, Pete Edochie, claiming his name generated envy in the industry. Yul made this known in a tweet on Sunday, after a follower who appears to be an up and coming act alleged that politics is being played in the industry. According to the follower, he has been dropped from a lot of productions because of his inability to find a sponsor. But responding, Yul said politics is played in every country and not only in the Nollywood industry, as he recounted how he was dropped many times because of his father’s name. “Politics is played in every country and in every industry, not only Nollywood. Ask people in other fields. In my early days I was dropped many times too because of my father’s nam...

Regina Daniels celebrates Ned Nwoko 59th birthday with hilarious pictures

Nollywood actress, Regina Daniels is celebrating her billionaire husband, Ned Nwoko, who is celebrating his 59th birthday. The actress took to her Instagram page to share hilarious photos of them catching fun at a beach, as they paint each other black. Sharing the photos, she wrote: “Words can’t explain how great you are. You are wonderful, amazing,unique, incomparable, handsome, strong, kind hearted, generous, there are so many unique qualities you possess that I can’t explain….. May God give you the strength to fulfill all your great ambitions in life Happy birthday my love ! @princenednwoko.” These are the hilarious photos below:

Happy birthday to Nollywood Actor Ramsey Nouah (Born December 19)

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY: Today marks the bornday of handsome Nollywood Actor Ramsey Nouah. He was born on December 19th, 1970, making him 49 years of age. Happy birthday to him!🎂🎊🎉 Ramsey Nouah was born in Edo State to an Israeli father and a Yoruba mother who hails from Owo, Ondo State. He grew up in Surulere, Lagos, where he attended Atara Primary School and Community Grammar School. He obtained a diploma in mass communications at the University of Lagos, after which he pursued a career in acting. Nouah’s acting career kicked off when he starred in the Nigerian TV soap opera Fortunes. Nouah has since then appeared in numerous films starring as the lead role. He has been called “Lover-Boi” for his numerous roles in romantic film. In 2010 Nouah won the African Movie Academy Aw...

Whether Angela Okorie’s story is true or not, she is truly hurt and needs our prayers – Yul Edochie

Actor Yul Edochie has reacted to recent attack on actress Angela Okorie who survived 30 bullets of which 10 of them were pulled from her head. For some reason, people have doubts about what actually happened to her although she has shown clear evidence of the haplessness she suffered. Angela has wished that all those who are still in their doubting Thomas’s mood should suffer the same fate.Audio: Following that, her colleague actor Yul Edochie has thrown his weight behind her. Yul says it does not matter the circumstances surrounding the situation, all that is clear is Angela is indeed hurt and needs prayers and well-wishing. His post reads: Whether Angela’s story is completely true or not shouldn’t be the issue, the point is that she’s badly hurt & she needs our prayers and good wishe...

Mercy Johnson and her hubby expecting baby number 4

Multiple award-winning Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson Okojie and her husband Prince Odianosen Okojie are expecting their fourth child. The 35-year-old actress made the official announcement through Instagram on Wednesday, December 18, with adorable photos of her baby bump. According to her, she wanted four children but had to retire after her third child. However, the fourth child came unexpectedly. She said she can’t explain the ‘joy and peace’ their incoming baby has brought to her life, adding that she easily gets emotional when talking about it. Mercy captioned her photos: “We’re having a baby I’ve always wanted 4 kids…. always. However, after 3 kids, I thought I had retired from the baby making business. So a while back, we found out we had a baby on the way. I can’t explain the joy ...

Patience Ozokwo celebrates her daughter as she turns a year older

Veteran nollywood actress, Patience Ozokwo, is celebrating one of her daughters, Chioma, who turns a year older. In a post she shared on her Instagram page, the Nollywood actress expressed gratitude to God for keeping Chioma alive as she almost died when she was 10. On her IG page, she wrote: Happy birthday to my baby girl. My beautiful daughter Chioma. Ada na eri ukwu anu, Nneude Nwa Okwor, Nnenna Ya, Wendisco, my personal antenna, chief strategist and closest friend. So many reasons to be grateful to God for your life today. You almost left us when you were 10 but God kept you and has blessed you abundantly. You make me so proud. I’m glad God has put all the right people around you. May He continue to lead you in the path He has set out for you. Remain blessed my daughter” Post Below: Be...

2020, I am ready to give love a chance again – Juliet Ibrahim

Ghanaian actress, Juliet Ibrahim, has hinted that she would be willing to give love another chance when the new year begins. Speaking via her Instagram page, she said she has now grown wiser, smarter, emotionally ready and also aware of her tolerance level. She wrote: “May my next relationship be my. “I remember praying for this Amen. “2020 I’m ready to give love a chance again. “I have grown Wiser, smarter, emotionally ready, I’m aware of my tolerance level, won’t settle for less than I deserve, < “I know my worth and definitely understand how to add tax to my worth going forward… – Let’s give love a chance… shall we?  “XOXO A PRINCESS WHO KISSED FROGS.”

Angela Okorie survives multiple gunshots from unknown assassins

Popular Nollywood actress,Angela Okorie has survived multiple gunshot to the head by unknown Gunmen who attacked her on her way back from a show Thursday, December 12, 2019. Okorie had just performed earlier at the show when the gunmen opened fire on her Mercedes Benz G Wagon SUV. The actress was in the vehicle at the time of the shooting. The shots fired left the actress with ten gunshot wound on her head and two close to her eyes. Videos show Okorie ‘s car riddled with more than a dozen bullets that seriously vandalized the interior of the car. The interior was filled with broken glasses and blood stains. Apparently, the actress was rushed to the hospital. It’s unclear if the actress was the only one in the vehicle at the time of the shooting, however, the actress is recuperating. Okorie...

Anita Joseph shares beautiful photo of her daughter as she marks her 4th birthday

Nollywood actress, Anita Joseph has taken to Instagram to share photos of her beautiful daughter whom she fondly calls Lala. Anita shared the photos to mark her daughter’s birthday. The curvaceous actress, Anita Joseph rocked matching outfit with her daughter as they happily posed for photos. There has been rumours over time that Anita Joseph initially got married before the union unfortunately crashed, but not before giving birth to a daughter. Singing the little girl’s praises on her birthday, Anita Joseph who calls herself the ‘Mother Hen’ thanked God for such a beautiful daughter and thanked fans and celebrities who took out a little time to celebrate her.

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