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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.

Sad News! Nollywood Actor Victor Decker is dead

Ace Nigerian actor, Victor Decker has died. The veteran movie star was found dead in his apartment on Monday, February 15, 2021. According to reports, his decomposing body was found on a couch in his apartment by his neighbours. His neighbours had not seen him for days and decided to knock on his door to check on him. When he did not respond to the many knocks on his door and shouts of his name, they broke open his door and found his decomposing body. He was then moved to a morgue after his family was contacted. The cause of his death is yet to be known. Until his death, Decker was an actor who starred in several movies. Some of the movies the veteran actor starred in include ‘Lotanna,’ ‘If I Am President,’ and ‘Double Strings.’ May his gentle soul rest in peace.

Happy birthday to Nollywood Actor Nkem Owoh a.k.a Osuofia

Nkem Owoh fondly called Osuofia is one of the names that can’t be left out when we list the amiable personalities ofian movie industry. He turned a new age today, February 7 and has taken to his Instagram page to celebrate his new age. He is now 63 years old. Sharing stunning photos of himself, he captioned; Happy Birthday to ME. Join me in this celebration by saying a word of prayer See excerpt of his Instagram post: Osuofia has blessed the Nollywood industry with many interesting and fascinating movies which put smiles on the faces of Nollywood fanatics. His talented skills continue to keep fans glued to their TV screens as he present his hilarious content in style

The truth why I almost left my marriage – Joke Silva

In the entirety of Nollywood, there are few if not no other celebrity couple that are as respected as Olu Jacobs and Joke Silva. Their love story has spanned 35 years and counting. In that amount of time, there surely had to be problems that came up, fights and quarrels that happened. But was there any time that it got too much and Joke just wanted to leave? Absolutely yes! I know, it’s very surprising. For such a highly praised and celebrated couple, even they go through rough patches and today, I’ll be sharing with you the story that Joke Silva told about the day she almost left her marriage as well as lessons she’s learned after years of being married to Olu Jacobs. Are you ready to read this story? Then let’s go! **Joke Silva Premium Times got in touch with actress Joke Silva to d...

Sad News! Nollywood Actor Ernest Asuzu is dead

Popular Nollywood actor Ernest Asuzu is dead. It was gathered that he slumped and died on 26th January Tuesday evening. The president of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, Emeka Rollas, confirmed his death. “Yes, Ernest Asuzu is dead. I am trying to reach his wife to get the full details. I will get back to you.” Rollas said. Asuzu began his acting career in the ’90s and rose to prominence after he starred in the 1997 Nollywood classic, ‘Rituals’. He was the toast of Nollywood until his career nosedived after he came down with a stroke in 2015 and it affected his speech. He was also bedridden for three years. May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace!🙏

Acting as a ritualist in movies does not make me one – Kanayo O Kanayo

It is no longer news that Nigerian actor, Kanayo O. Kanayo, has made an indelible mark in Nollywood and the success story of Nollywood cannot be told without his name being mentioned. Sadly, the thespian now has to deal with negative comments from social media users who have the impression that he is ritualistic for his movie roles. The veteran actor told Saturday Beats during an exclusive interview today, January 9, that such negative comments no longer bother him. In his words: “Many of our youths are not focused and they see the social media as a place to get back at some people. “The most unfortunate thing is that they abuse the privilege they have. Even people who cannot speak before one now think they have the opportunity to rubbish one. However, those things don’t affect me because ...

Happy birthday to Nollywood Actor IK Ogbonna (Born January 11th)

Popular Nollywood actor and model, IK Ogbonna, turned 37 on Monday, January 11 and the movie star took to social media to celebrate. In a recent Instagram post, the father of two shared a new photo in which he debuted a new look – blonde short hair. Ogbonna accompanied the photo with a birthday message as he talked about his new age and the importance of celebrating growth. The actor changed his hairstyle as he clocked 37. Photo credit: @ikogbonna He also expressed gratitude to God and to friends. Read full post below: “Times are changing. What used to be our normal yesterday changed to abnormal right before our eyes. Every new Age, we celebrate growth and we forget temporarily that we would never get young again. Next new Age is just by the corner, I’m eternally grateful to Go...

Sad News! Nollywood Actor Jim Lawson Maduike is dead

The Nigerian film industry has been thrown into mourning yet again with the reported passing of one of its talented stars, Jim Lawson Maduike. Maduike has passed away. Photo credit: @jimlawsonmaduike Several social media users have come online to express shock at the death of the movie icon. Maduike was reported to have passed away on Saturday, January 9, 2020. The Imo state actor was said to have died after he complained of body pains shortly before his death around 12 noon. May God grant him eternal rest in his Heavenly Kingdom!🙏

Nollywood Actor Jim Iyke survives an accident

Nollywood actor, Jim Iyke, has taken to social media to give thanks to God after he survived a car accident on December 13. The actor, via his Instagram page, recounted how he was on his way to a video shoot when the accident happened. He noted that his smile was intact regardless and gave God the glory and said that the show must go on. He wrote: Had an accident on my way to shoot this morning. My driver, Mike and I all unscathed. My smile unscathed. But the show must go on. God is supreme. Shooting Alhaji @teknoofficial video Designer. It’s madddt! It’s a full movie maaaan! May God continue to protect Jim Iyke and his family.

Happy wedding anniversary to Nollywood Actor Sylvester Madu

Popular Nollywood actor, director, movie producer, and entrepreneur Sylvester Madu has taken to his social media page to celebrate his wedding anniversary. The actor, Sylvester Madu got married to his wife, Ify Ubah on the 14th of December, 2019. The wife of Sylvester Ify is also a model, Television show host, and producer. Taking to his Instagram page, Sylvester wrote: “ITS BEEN 12 MONTHS OF PERFECT MARRIED LIFE. YES, PERFECT MARRIED LIFE. FULL OF JOY, LOVE AND UNDERSTAND. YOU ARE THE BEST BABY, THE BEST CHOICE, THE ONE WHO FITS ME. I LOVE YOU TILL JESUS COMES. HAPPY WEDDING ANNIVERSARY”. Nollywood Community wishes Sylvester Nadu and his beautiful wife many note tests of a blissful marriage!❤️🎊🎂🎉

Meet Veteran Nollywood Actor Pete Edochie’s six children

There are not many actors in Nigeria, old or new, that are as respected, revered, and beloved as veteran Nigerian actor, Pete Edochie. Pete Edochie burst onto the scene in the 1980s after playing the outstanding classic role of Okonkwo in the NTA adaptation of Chinua Achebe’s best selling book, Things Fall Apart. Since then, Pete has been a tireless hardworker who has since gone on to star in countless Nollywood movies, some that were released as recently as this year. As prolific and public as Pete is, his family has managed to successfully stay out of the limelight for the most part. Apart from his son, Yul Edochie who is also widely known, not much is known about his other children. In fact, a lot of people believe and incorrectly so, that Yul is Pete’s only child. That couldn’t be furt...

I was jobless when I married my wife and she didn’t frustrate me – Yul Edochie

Popular Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie, recently revealed that he got married to his wife when he was unemployed and that she did not for once frustrate him. Just recently, a content creator took to his Twitter page to advise men not to get married if they did not have a sustainable job. He added that their wives might initially say they would manage but would eventually frustrate them.about:blank Then Yul Edochie reacted to the post online while sharing his own experience. The movie star spoke on how he tied the knot with his wife despite having no sustainable job and that his wife who also promised to manage with him never frustrated him for one day. Explaining further, Yul said that they have now been happily together for 16 years and that different things work for different couples. See ...

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