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RMD receives Lifetime Achievement award from Pete Edochie (AMAA 2016)

Nollywood Celebrity Gist: Veteran actor Richard Mofe Damijo popular known as RMD, was one of the stars at the 2016 Africa Movie Academy Award (AMAA), which was held last weekend in Port Harcourt. RMD received Lifetime Achievement award from Pete Edochie (AMAA 2016).

Never get married for the wrong reason – Ik Ogbonna

Celebrity Gist: Nollywood Actor Ik Ogbonna is a popular actor who has won awards for his achievements and he is happily married to his Colombian wife Sonia Morales. Ik Ogbonna is advising others to never get married for the wrong reason.

Kalu Ikeagwu to marry his wife on June 25th (Pre-wedding Photos)

CELEBRITY GIST: Nollywood actor Kalu Ikeagwu is set to marry his wife and makeup artist Ijeoma Eze on 25th June, 2016. The lovely couple have shared their pre-wedding photos in preparation of their big wedding day!

Ayo Adesanya says she can never return to her ex-husband

Celebrity Gist: Gorgeous Nollywood Actress Ayo Adesanya, who has been active in both Yoruba and English movies for over 2 decades, has made up her mind never to go back to her ex-husband, no matter what might be the case.

Happy Birthday to Tonto Dikeh (Born June 9)

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAY: Tonto Charity Dikeh-Churchill is celebrating her 31st birthday today. She was born on June 9, 1985 and she is an indigene of Ikwerre in Rivers state. She lost her mum at the tender age of 3 but was taken care of by her step-mum. Happy birthday to Tonto Dikeh!

6 Nollywood Stars Who Are Now Born Again

Nollywood Celebrity Gist: Do you miss seeing some old faces in the movie Industry? The reason is because some of our Nollywood celebrities are now venturing into Politics, Music, Entrepreneurship and Evangelism as they leave the younger ones to take over the movie industry.

Mildred Okwo says Nollywood depicts native doctors as evil. Why?

NOLLYWOOD NEWS: Are all native doctors bad? If your answer to that question is no, then why are Nollywood filmmakers constantly portraying our African traditional beliefs as evil all in the name of movie? Filmmaker Mildred Okwo have come out to address the status quo surrounding Nollywood depicting native doctors as evil, calling the stereotypical movies - trash.

I gave cars to Nollywood Actors because they are poor – Nigerian Pastor Joshua Iginla

Nollywood Celebrity Gist: Prophet Joshua Iginla is the Abuja-based Nigerian Pastor who is in the news for giving out exotic cars to a number of Nollywood Actors on his birthday. The wealthy pastor have come out to reveal he gave out the cars to show the world Nollywood Actors are poor, not rich as portrayed in Nigerian movies.

Jide Kosoko says Buhari has done a lot for Nollywood

NOLLYWOOD NEWS: This news might sound economically shocking to many, but veteran Yoruba actor Jide Kosoko speaks highly of the Nigerian federal government by suggesting President Buhari has done a lot for Nollywood, Africa's largest movie industry.

Osita Iheme reveals why he is still single and yet to marry

Nollywood Comic Actor Osita Iheme a.k.a Pawpaw is one of those still enjoying his life as a bachelor. In a recent interview with the Sun, he revealed why he's still single and also cleared the speculation about having issues with his Nollywood twin brother - Chinedu Ikedieze a.k.a Aki.

Majid Michel now believes in the existence of God?

Celebrity Gist: It's not a surprise that many people still doubt the existence of God because of his invisibility and some other reasons. In that view, Talented Star Actor Majid Michel, who is famous for his acting skills, shared an inspiring message about the existence of God.

How I was raped and impregnated in Primary 6 – Rita Edochie

NOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY GIST: There are lots of secret stories about our celebrities and some of them love to share their past experience for others to learn. In that light, Veteran Nollywood Actress Rita Edochie has revealed she was a victim of sexual abuse when she was in primary six.

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