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I will marry the man of my dreams and not who the society wants – Rita Dominic

Veteran Nollywood actress, Rita Dominic, has revealed why her marriage plans failed months after it was speculated that she was walking down the aisle. Speaking during an interview with TVC on Wednesday, Dominic said she was about to get married but it ended up not working out between her and her supposed spouse. She also said that she was happy the marriage did not work out. According to her, rather than bowing to societal pressure, she will marry the “man of her dreams” but in her own time. “I will marry the man of my dreams and not the man society dreams for me. I almost married someone. We were there. We were at that point. It didn’t work out and I’m happy it didn’t work out because I saw the signs.” May God bless Rita Dominic with her rightful partner!🙏

People continue to hate and betray each other because they are spiritually illiterate – Eucharia Anunobi

Anunobi has stated that “spiritual illiteracy” is the reason why people keep hating and betraying each other. In her words; “SPIRITUAL ILLITERACY will make mockers to be mocking. Haters to be hating.Betrayers to keep betraying. Do you know why? THEY LACK SPIRITUAL NUTRITION! OTHERWISE THEY WOULD HAVE KNOWN THAT THEIR EVIL WAYS IS THE VERY FUEL THAT KEEPS YOUR ENGINE RUNNING. KEEPS YOU GUARDED !! If the pharisees knew that the shedding of the blood of Jesus Christ is for the remission of our sins , they wouldn’t have hated and killed Him . Aaaaah, if Judas knew , he wouldn’t have betrayed Jesus Christ . Please keep praying for unrepentant haters to keep being spiritually malnourished because they must commit Suicide for your sake”. What’s your opinion on this?

Happy birthday to Star Nollywood Actress Mercy Johnson Okojie (Born August 28)

NOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY: Today (August 28) is the birthday of star actress, Mercy Johnson Okojie. Happy bornday to her!🎊🎉🍹🍾 The talented Actress hails from Okene in Kogi State. The first Nollywoodmovie in which she appearedwas The Maid (2002). Some of her other movies are: Weeping Soul, Corporate Maid, Strength to Strength, Act of Faith, Fathers Blood, Mirror of Life, Dumebi, Caro The Shoe Maker, among others. The birthday girl took to her Instagram page to wish her beautiful self a happy birthday: “When I look back at it all, I know that there are things that only God can do. Mercy Johnson Okojie is one of them and Only God’s Mercy has brought my life this far. I am so greatful Lord. Happy Birthday to me💗💗💃Hair by @yelowhashtag 🙏💗 Mercy Johnson is blessed with 4 lovely ki...

Comic Actress Funke Akindele celebrates her birthday with stunning pictures

Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele-Bello is starting her 43rd year in style! The movie star who celebrated her 4th wedding anniversary on Sunday is a year older today and she looks incredible for the occasion. Funke brightened up her social media page with her shocking pink outfits with the caption; “Thank you Lord!!!! 43!!! I will Exalt your name OH LORD!! Cheers to many more fruitful years on earth in good health and wealth,” she captioned her birthday post on Instagram. With her legs shimmering in pink heels, Funke’s make up was simple, plain and natural. The actress was also pictured in an eye-grabbing pink top, paired with white trousers. See more photos below.

Don’t assume you are in a relationship with a guy if he doesn’t ask you out – Nkechi Blessing

Nollywood Actress Nkechi Blessing Sunday has advised young ladies to wait for a man to properly ask them out before assuming to be in a relationship with him. She advised ladies to stop having the mindset that they are dating a guy who isn’t ready to take a bold step in making their relationship official. “Don’t assume you are in a relationship with a guy that never asked you to be his girl!”, She wrote. See screenshot of her post below; Meanwhile, Nigerian citizens recently reacted to a photo that was shared by Nollywood actress Nkechi Blessing, showing off her new lover and declaring her undying love for him. Apparently, after the bitter-end of her previous relationship with a man whom she flaunted very well on social media, it was never expected that if and when she finds love again, sh...

Happy wedding anniversary to Nosa Rex and his wife

Nollywood actor and comedian, Nosa Rex and his wife, Deborah have shared adorable photos to celebrate their 5th wedding anniversary. The couple got married in a happy white and traditional marriage ceremony in 2015. Celebrating his 5th year of living with Deborah as husband and wife, Nosa wrote; “Happy Wedding Anniversary to us .God has been faithful and we are thankful . @nma_kocha Thank you for accepting me. I am lucky to have you God bless our union forever.” His wife, Deborah Nosa-Rex (Nma Kocha) also posted; “It’s been an amazing ride with you on this journey for 5 years, I cannot ask for a better set of source of joy my life.. Happy anniversary to us ” The two posed adorably in the photos shared alongside two lovely children, a boy, and a girl whom their marriage has ...

Nollywood Actor Walter Anga and wife celebrate 11 years of a blissful marriage

Renowned Nollywood Actor Walter Anga and his lovely wife Tyrese are celebrating their 11th wedding anniversary. Congrats to the couple. Today August 21, 2020, marked the couple’s 11th year of living together as husband and wife, and both have taken to social media to celebrate each other. 42-year-old actor shared some lovely black and white family photos and wrote; “We’ve had a lot of years together.. but nowhere near enough. Happy Anniversary to us my RIBs everyday seems new in our lives. 11yrs together seems like 11days to us because we try to make everyday new in our lives @tyresetroy” His wife, Tyrese Troy posted the same pictures and added an heartfelt caption. In her words: “11 YEARS & I ‘STEEL’ LOVE YOU”..You taught me that love is not how many years we have been together, but h...

Any Lady who dresses naked in the name of fashion is a bitch – Ugezu Ugezu

Nollywood actor and filmmaker, Ugezu J. Ugezu, has said that a deliberately naked woman is not a beautiful woman, rather she is a bi**h. According to Ugezu, once a woman dresses naked in the name of fashion, she becomes classless and stupid. His post on Instagram reads ; < “A deliberately naked woman is a bitch. Beauty is registered in the cora area of imagination. Admirers endlessly imagine what lies beneath. When everything is thrown open, in the name of fashion or attention seeking, the woman becomes classless and stupid. Class is everything. Virtue is life.” What’s your opinion on this?

Kneeling to propose to a woman is un-African – Kanayo.O. Kanayo

Veteran Nollywood actor Kanayao O. Kanayo has revisited a controversial topic which was initially raised by fellow actor, Pete Edochie, some months ago. Kanayo recently engaged with fans via an Instagram live video session and he had a lot to say about the issue of young men kneeling down to ask for their female counterpart’s hand in marriage. The movie star said he completely agrees with Edochie who had noted that it is wrong for men to do so. According to the respected actor, it is un-African for men to propose to their lovers in such way. Kanayo added that those in the younger generation may tag their position as something best suited in the Stone Age. He, however, noted that they are free to live in their technological age. According to the movie star, the practice of kneelin...

I have contacted Covid-19. I have been sick and in isolation – Omotola Jalade

Veteran Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde recently left fans and followers in shock after she took to social media to reveal reveal that she tested positive for coronavirus. The actress disclosed that she is in Isolation and now getting better. She added that she will share more details soon. Part of her post reads ; “Hello All, I know Must if you Have been Wondering where I’ve been. Well, i Contracted Covid. I have been ill , in Isolation and Now getting better.” Omotola went on to reveal that she feels troubled on seeing the news of youths getting crushed to death by trailer. She pleaded with the governor to do something about it.

Ini Edo says she is humbled as she hits 10 Million Instagram Followers

Beautiful Nollywood Actress Ini Edo has penned down words of gratitude to her fans as she hits 10 million followers on Instagram. Achieving the feat, she expressed gratitude to her fans today on her official Instagram page. According to her, garnering over 10 million followers on the platform is humbling for her. She wrote… “A tall cup of black coffee with a dash of Brownsugar to celebrate 10 million army of followers..Yall know how humbling this is for me .

I am not married. It’s just a Movie – Angela Okorie debunks marriage

Nollywood actress, Angela Okorie has come out publicly to debunk rumours about her alleged marriage. She says that the wedding photos and videos were for a video shoot. Some time ago, pictures and videos of her supposed wedding went viral in Nigeria, which met with a lot of congratulatory messages from fans and celebrities. However, the TV diva kept mute about the speculation and basked in the euphoria of being the centre of media attention, in order to promote her recently released single, Baby Chuchu. In a recent post on her Instagram page, she condemned bloggers and tagged them as senseless, unprofessional and incompetent for taking up the story and assuming it was her wedding without confirming from a real source. Apparently, the photos and videos were snippets of her beach w...

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