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Tonto Dikeh stuns in beautiful photoshoot as she covers magazine edition

Tonto Dikeh stuns in beautiful photoshoot as she covers magazine edition Famous Nollywood Actress and humanitarian, Actress Tonto Dikeh has adorned the Beauty Issue (Edition) of popular Vivian Lam Glamour Magazine as she unveils exclusive issues about her recent engagements and achievements in the industry. The recently unveiled Beauty issue of Vivian Lam Glamour Magazine have presented detailed exclusive contents of developing stories on events, personalities, lifestyles and other relevant issues that bothers on beauty, fashion and care. The magazine was unveiled on the 16th of April at Transcorp Hilton Hotel, during the book launch occasion of Nigeria; Re-awakening the Giant, a book authored by Vivian Lam, the publisher. Actress Tonto Dikeh remains one of the most visible and influential...

Happy birthday to Nollywood Actress Ufuoma McDermott (Born April 23rd)

Nollywood Community celebrates with Pretty Nollywood Actress Ufuoma Stacey McDermott as she adds another year to her celebrated life today. She is a native of Delta state and was born on the 23rd of April 1981, making her 38 years of age. Happy birthday to her!🎉🎊🎂🎈 The star actress who was formerly a model holds a degree in French Language. She started a career in the entertainment industry as a model in 2000. She participated in lots of beauty pageants including Miss Nigeria. In 2004, she joined the Nigeria Movie Industry with her first movie titled ‘ The President Must Not Die ‘. She has since then, featured in numerous movies and won many awards. In celebration of her Birthday, here’s how Ufuoma Ejenobor appreciated God for her new age and wished herself a happy birthday via her Instagr...

Military men once pointed gun at me – Omotola Jalade Ekeinde

Military men once pointed gun at me – Omotola Jalade Ekeinde Nollywood actress Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has stated that she once had military men pointing their guns at her and she is not bothered about what is said about on social media. The actress made this revelation in an interview with the Guardian when she was asked about her feelings concerning the negative comments she received recently on social media recently when she engaged in debate with presidential aide on Twitter. She said: I’m not overwhelmed by the reactions, especially the negative ones. I expected them. These ones were just talk. I faced bullets before. I faced military men pointing guns at me, and so, the negative reactions were nothing to me. And why would I want to ruffle any nest? Who doesn’t want to hide his or her ...

7 Nollywood movies to watch during this Easter holiday

7 Nollywood movies to watch during this Easter holiday If you think Nollywood movies would be left behind in the #EasterMovieMarathon, think again. A perfect mix of history, comedy, romance, and drama will deliver the intriguing Nigerian experience this Easter season. Here are seven Nollywood movies with which to cruise this holiday. KNOCKOUT Laugh to your heart’s fill with this comedy by Wale Adenuga productions. In Knockout, news about a boxing competition hits the town and results in a comical frenzy when people realized the cash prize is a whopping sum of one billion Naira. And now the crazy and clumsy must clash for the grand prize. 2. ALTER DATE Alter Date shows the lives of three friends; Remi, Elizabeth, and Timi. Remi and Elizabeth have been unlucky with men. Remi wants a rich man...

Nigerian actor Adam Zango to marry 6th wife after his 5th divorce

Nigerian actor Adam Zango to marry 6th wife after his 5th divorce Adam Zango, a popular Kannywood actor is set to marry his sixth wife next week. The actor is set to wed one Safiya Umar Chalawa also known as Suffy at 2:30pm next Friday, and the wedding would take place at Emir of Gwandu Central Mosque in Gwandu, Kebbi state. Adam Zango who is set to marry his sixth wife, has six children – four boys and two girls from his five wives who he divorced. Daily Trust reported that Zango’s first wife was Amina. He married her in 2006 and she gave him his first son, Haidar. Haidar clocked 12 years recently. What led to their divorce is still not known. Zango had married five wives, before their divorce they gave him six children – four boys and two girls. It was gathered that the actor had divorce...

8 years rememberance of late Nollywood Actor Ashley Nwosu

The death of late Veteran Nollywood Actor Ashley Chijoke Nwosu left many in tears 8 years ago. The late actor died of Liver related problem on April 21st 2011, at a Hospital in Yaba, Lagos state. The late Nollywood actor was well known for the role of a father, husband and Sugar Daddy in movies. He has featured in countless movies such as: Pains of Motherhood, Bless my Soul, Lagos Babes, Ghetto Love, Between Two Walls, Endless Night, Foreign Affairs, and many others. Late Ashley Nwosu was born on the 21st of November 1954. He is a native of Abia state and he passed on at the age of 57. He is survived by his wife Mrs Grace Nwosu and children. < According to his wife, the late actor was abandoned by his colleagues when he was critically ill. He died because he could not afford the require...

I sometimes get nervous when am in public knowing all eyes on me – Patience Ozokwor

Veteran Will Actress cum Evangelist Patience Ozokwor, aka Mama G, is one of the most popular faces in Nigerian movies. Often acting the role of a wicked mother-in- law or tough woman, it is hard to imagine that she can ever be nervous. However, in a chat with Sunday Scoop, Ozokwor revealed that she sometimes got nervous when she was out in public and all eyes were on her. Stunning photo of Mama G She said: “Fame is a good thing and it has a lot of advantages. However, sometimes, you cannot be yourself because all eyes are on you. There are times I get nervous when I am in public because so much attention is on me and it seems everybody is watching me. At times like that, I get self conscious and I think that’s quite natural. Sometimes, I just want to be like everybody else and go...

Princess Shyngle pictured with her parents

Princess Shyngle pictured with her parents Gambian curvy actress with tiny waist, Princess Shyngle has taken to her Instagram page to show off her parents. The controversial actress shared the adorable photos with her dad and then an individual picture of her mom, writing: Daddy and his princess went to church �� Happy Easter from my daddy , my hero, my first love , my heartbeat and I to y’all ������ check the next slide and see what my gorgeous mummy wore to church today ❤️� #grateful #happyeaster #daddysgirl #daddysprincess

I have never been to any of my friends house before – Tonto Dikeh

Popular Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh has revealed that she has never been to any of her friend’s house and she feels she is weird. Tonto Dikeh has been in the news in the last few days for various reasons. She has dragged her ex-husband, Olakunle Churchill on social media all week long. Nollywood Star Actress Tonto Dikeh While Tonto Dikeh has also been spotted hanging out with ex-footballer, Daniel Amokachi.

I have never been to any of my friends house before – Tonto Dikeh

Popular Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh has revealed that she has never been to any of her friend’s house and she feels she is weird. Tonto Dikeh has been in the news in the last few days for various reasons. She has dragged her ex-husband, Olakunle Churchill on social media all week long. While Tonto Dikeh has also been spotted hanging out with ex-footballer, Daniel Amokachi.

Jim Iyke welcomes his second child, a baby boy

Nollywood star Jim Iyke has revealed that he’s welcomed a second child, a baby boy. Congrats to him! He shared photos of him and the newborn on Instagram and wrote: “I’m ultra-private with my family. But this is the rarest of moments. Back to 2 hrs sleep nightly. Back to cat naps with my sub conscious peaked for the slightest movement. Back to groggy mornings and big unknowing smiles. Welcome home King. I can’t find the right words now. Every being in me is pulsating with raw primordial energy. Lion beget a Lion. Welcome to my Pride, dear son. Thank you for choosing me to be your Papa. Thank you lord for yet another blessing this year. I don’t know what I’m doing right to deserve it all. It takes a man to bring a child home. It takes a community to raise him. My people please welcome...

Beautiful pictures of Gideon Okeke’s white wedding

The Tinsel series star Gideon Okeke, took the final step into matrimony on Saturday 20th April by walking his wife, Chidera Udueze, down the aisle, at an event witnessed by family, friends and colleagues in the entertainment industry. Recall that in December 2018, Gideon performed the first leg of the marriage with the traditional wine carrying in Anambra State of the bride. The couple reportedly met at a “slum to school” project in 2017. Gideon Okeke is a Nigerian actor, model and TV Presenter. He became known in 2006 when he appeared as a contestant on the first edition of Big Brother Nigeria. In 2008, Gideon joined the cast of MNET TV series Tinsel. Below are more beautiful pictures: Congratulations to the couple. May God bless their marriage with Love and Fruitfulness.

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