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Chacha Eke Celebrates her husband’s birthday today.

Nollywood actress Chacha Eke Faani has taken to her Instagram page to celebrate her wonderful husband Austin Faani Austin Faani turned a new age today, March 18 and his wife Chacha Eke gushed over him via her Instagram page. She described her husband as her bestfriend, husband and daddy. Sharing lovedup photos of herself and Austin, she captioned; Birthday Blessings To My Baby Tino.•BestFriend •Husband •Daddy @austinfaani#18thMarch

Veteran Nollywood Actor Sir Benjamin Nwani Okolo is dead😭

Veteran Actor, Nwani Okolo, popularly known as Major in Nollywood reportedly died few days ago, precisely on February 22nd, 2021, but the news of his death was kept away from the public, it was broken by the Enugu State chapter of the Actors’Guild of Nigeria (AGN). As gathered by EKO HOT BLOG , The sad and unfortunate news was broken via their official WhatsApp group through one of their members identified as Charity Victor. Sharing the news, she wrote: “The hero has finally gone to meet our ancestors. Nwani Okolo, popularly known as Major. He died on the 22nd of February 2021. May his soul rest in peace.” Following the sad news, many of their members have continued to react and comment over the death of their veteran. Recall that barely a month ago, the industry had lost another of their ...

I will be the best president Nigeria has ever had – Yul Edochie

Popular Nollywood star, Yul Edochie has declared that he will be the best president that Nigeria will ever have if given the opportunity to become the president come 2023. The talented movie star, took to his verified Twitter account on Tuesday Afternoon to promise Nigerians and his fans of an ideal government if he finally gets into power in the next presidential election is 2023. The Nollywood star’s interest seems to be tilting towards politics and he has officially come out to portray how competent he is for the presidential seat. In Yul Edochie‘s words: “I will be the best President Nigeria has ever had. YUL EDOCHIE 2023.#givetheyouthsachance”

Nollywood Actress Uche Ogbodo is expecting her second child

The talented actress shared photos of her baby bump while on a trip on her Instagram page, today, March 12th, 2021.about:blank Sharing photos of baby bumps, she wrote “Flying Private with my Bunny  In the Oven , NAh ! You can’t Seat with Us , 3 is a Crowd”. See the photos below… Actress Uche Ogbodo got married to her husband, App Arthur in 2013. She welcomed her first child (a baby girl) with her husband in 2014. In other related Uche Ogbodo’s news, Uche Ogbodo revealed she almost lost her life last year, 2020. For this reason, she stated that she will continue to post revealing pictures in 2021 if that will guarantee her happiness.

Regina Daniels announces her return into Nollywood After her marriage

Regina Daniel had made this announcement yesterday after she graced our screens with pictures of her on a location.   The mother of one who has taken off time to cater for her child has finally resumed her acting career.about:blank As she excitedly announced that she’s heading to a location after a long while not been on stage. She also posted photos from the set of the new movie role as princesses Adaobi. “Meet Princess Adaobi of the Ogwashi-ukwu kingdom. The journey of love” – she says as she captioned her photos on Instagram. See photos below;

I know I won’t die – Bobrisky says as he plans to undergo transgender surgery

Popular Nigerian crossdresser, Bobrisky has revealed that he is set to undergo a gender transition surgery to become a woman. The internet sensation made this revelation on March 4th, via his verified Instagram page. Bobrisky shared an invoice of his planed surgery, at an estimated cost of $33,400. Sharing the invoice, the crossdresser wrote:  “See total fee for my surgery. Biggest girlGoing to one of d best doctor”. In another post the male Barbie revealed he would be off social media for three weeks, as he’s going for his facial feminization surgery and would need time to heal. Speaking about his fears, Bobrisky who shared a photo of popular Belgian-born American transwoman and model, Nikita Dragun, assured himself that he will successfully scale through his transgender su...

Happy 65th birthday to comic Nollywood Actor Chiwetalu Agu

Veteran Nollywood Actor, Chiwetalu Agu turns a new age today and he took to his social media page to celebrate. The popular actor clocks 65 today, March 5th and from all indication, he’s still got a lot in him to entertain his fans. The post on his verified Instagram page reads: “Join Me Today As I Celebrate My 65th BirthdayHappy Birthday To Me.Drop a prayer at the comment session.” Chiwetalu Agu is a veteran Nigerian actor, comedian and movie producer who won the 2012 Nollywood award for ‘best actor in indigenous movie’. His usage of specific language slang, phrases or clichés in each film has made him uniquely a household name in Nigeria and among Nollywood admirers abroad.

If you can’t give when you have 1 000, you won’t give when you have 1 million – Kate Henshaw

Veteran Nollywood actor, Kate Henshaw has shared her opinion on generosity among individuals. In a Twitter post, the actress noted that a stingy person forever remains stingy, regardless of the amount of money he/she has. According to her, if a person cannot give or show generosity when he has a little amount as 1,000 naira, that person still won’t be able to give when he is blessed with a million.  “If you can’t give when you have N1,000… You won’t give when you have N1million.” She wrote. See tweet below;https://platform.twitter.com/embed/Tweet.html?creatorScreenName=naijadiary&dnt=true&embedId=twitter-widget-0&frame=false&hideCard=false&hideThread=false&id=1366342741316272131&lang=en&origin=https%3A%2F%2Fnaijadiary.ng%2F2021%2F03%2F02%...

Happy 59th birthday to Nollywood Actor Kanayo.O.Kanayo

Popular Nollywood actor, Kanayo O. Kanayo is celebrating his 59th birthday today, 1st day in the month of March with a stunning photoshoot. The actor whose real names are Anayo Modestus Onyekwere is frequently trolled as a ‘money ritualist’ due to his movie roles as a desperate rich man with a fetish source, usually of occultic groups. Taking to Instagram to share a dazzling photo of himself in a blazing suit, Kanayo O. Kanayo wished himself a joyous birthday. “Cheers to a new age,” he wrote while sharing the photo.

Tonto Dikeh becomes the Ambassador for NCPC

Popular Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh has been made the ambassador of peace for the Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission, NCPC This is coming amidst the re-marry of her ex-husband, Olakunle Churchill to his former PA, Rosy Meurer. Taking to Instagram to announce the news, Tonto Dikeh wrote; “I AM NOW A PROUD NIGERIA CHRISTIAN PILGRIM COMMISSION(NCPC) AMBASSADOR FOR PEACE BUILDING•• Yesterday 25th February 2021 yours Director, Socials & Empowerment @cymsnigeris was warmly received by Rev. Yakubu Pam, the Executive Secretary of Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC) at his Headoffice Abuja @pamyaks, where we had an extensive deliberation on NCPC vision, dissecting the values for National development and youth involvement in peace building in line with the NCPC’s mandate.I was Acco...

A lot of people tap from my hapiness – Regina Daniels

Billionaire wife and mother of one, Regina Daniels has stated that lots of people tap from her happiness. The 20-year-old actress, who took to her Instagram page to share adorable photos of herself revealed her happiness in not personal anymoe. According to her, she plans to be generous with her happiness because it is not personal to her anymore and there are a lot of people who tap from it. In her words, “My happiness is no longer personal. because a lot of people tap from it. So don’t worry I have enough to share ”. Meanwhile, the Nollywood actress and Mother-of-One is currently living her best life in affluence and she is unapologetic about it. The Billionaire wife might get a lot of criticism from naysayers due to the way they feel she is living but she is enj...

Nkem Owoh pens down tribute to late Sam Loco Efe

Award-winning Nollywood actor, Nkem Owoh, professionally known as Osuofia remembers his late colleague, Sam Loco Efe who passed on in 2011. In a post via the microblogging platform, Twitter, Osuofia remembers his late friend for good 10 years after he kicked the bucket. In his words; “Today I remember a very good friend, who was a mentor & an inspiration to actors.Nollywood indeed lost a rare gem Keep resting in Peace Sam Loco Efe, we all miss you.” Today I remember a very good friend, who was a mentor & an inspiration to actors.Nollywood indeed lost a rare gemKeep resting in Peace Sam Loco Efe, we all miss you pic.twitter.com/WPPOK8cUeZ — Nkem Owoh (@realosuofia) February 22, 2021

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