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I will get married as soon as my partner is ready – Rachael Okonkwo

NOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY GIST: Pretty actress Rachael Okonkwo better known as ‘Nkoli Nwa Nsukka’ has gradually become a household name in the Nigerian movie industry. The light-skinned actress recently revealed that she’s ready to walk down the aisle as soon as her would-be hubby pops the question. These were her words: “I’m getting married as soon as my partner is ready for us to walk down the aisle.” According to her, her ideal man must be one who understands and appreciate her for what she is: “I want a man that understands me more than all the men in the world. A man that understands the nature of my job. He must also be hard working and has the fear of God in him. And of course, no man is perfect but kudos to those that try to be so. I have been heartbroken, but I didn’t ...

Politics will not stop me from acting. I’m an actor for life – Kenneth Okonkwo.

NOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY GIST: Popular Actor, Lawyer and Politician Kenneth Okonkwo has created a name for in the movie industry since his debut in Nollywood.

I love you beyond my heart – Mercy Johnson celebrates her husband’s birthday

NOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY GIST: Today May 15th marks the birthday of Prince Odi Okojie, the husband of star actress Mercy Johnson Okojie. Happy birthday to him! 🎂🎊💖🎉

There is no problem between my husband and me. I’m having another child soon – Mercy Johnson

NOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY GIST: Earlier this year, Mercy Johnson Okojie surprised her fans when she deleted all her husband pictures from her Instagram, making many insinuate she has marital issues.

It’s our 4 years wedding anniversary. Happy anniversary to US – Uche Nnanna

NOllYWOOD CELEBRITY GIST: 4 Years ago, Pretty Nollywood actress Uche Nnanna and her heartthrob said i do to each other. Happy wedding anniversary to the couple!

Veteran Actress Patience Ozokwor welcomes her 16th grandchild. Congrats to her!

NOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY GIST: Veteran Actress Patience Ozokwor a.k.a Mama G is in a very happy mood as she just welcomed her 16th grandchild, from one of her children. Mama G shared the good news on her Instagram alongside a photo of the new born baby and thanked for God adding another joy to the Ozokwo clan. Here’s what she wrote: “Come and join me sing Hallelulah, Jehovah Jireh has done me well o. My 16th grandchild came in style. Thank God for adding more sparkle to my life. I am trully blessed of the Lord. Welcome grandson, welcome to the Ozokwo clan. You are loved unconditionally. #MamaG #G4General #PatienceOzokwo” – @patienceozokwo. Congratulations to Patience Ozokwo on the arrival of her grandson!

Someone said yes last night – Rachel Okonkwo reveals she is engaged

NOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY GIST: Pretty star actress Rachel Okonkwo a.k.a Nkoli Nwa Nsukka has sparked the rumours of her engagement, with a post she made on her Instagram. Congrats to Nkoli. The actress took to her Instagram to announce the good news by sharing a picture of her finger with an engagement ring. She captioned it: “Someone said yes last night” – @rachelokonkwo The month of March seems to be the month of engagements for our celebrities. Rapper Olamide was first to announce his engagement with his babymama. Then followed by that of popular Nigerian blogger Linda Ikeji whom her sister Sandra Ikeji revealed the news on her Instagram few days ago. Congrats to all our celebrities who got engaged in this month of March. May God bless them with successful weddings.

“You already knew I was a drama queen”: Tonto Dikeh blasts critics on Instagram

Earlier today, Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh , in a post shared by a celebritys_kid Instagram page, cleared the air concerning her son, King Andre being related to former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo.

Mercy Johnson becomes brand Ambassador of Mr Chef Iodised Salt

NOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY GIST: Super talented Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson Okojie has just signed an endorsement deal with Mr Chef as she becomes the Brand Ambassador of Mr Chef Iodised Salt.

Nollywood actor Deyemi Okanlawon and wife welcomes another baby boy

Nollywood actor Deyemi Okanlawon and wife welcomes another baby boy Nollywood actor Deyemi Okanlawon has welcomed a bouncing baby boy. The Nigerian film, TV, theatre and voice actor took to his Instagram page to share photos of his new born baby boy and his older son with caption saying: Hey lil bro I’m going to love you like daddy loves me… #throwback #firstmeetssecond #familyfirst #daddysboys #brothers Deyemi Okanlawon is best known for his roles in the TV Series Gidi Up and An African City and featured in Movies, If Tomorrow Comes and Road to Yesterday as well as his cameo appearances in a number of Nigerian music videos including No be You by Waje and Soldier by Falz The Bahd Guy. Congratulations are in order to the Okanlawons as they welcomed their second child, a baby boy.

Veteran actor Chief Kanran battles poverty after 50 years on stage

Veteran actor Chief Kanran battles poverty after 50 years on stage Segun Aderemi, otherwise known as ‘Chief Kanran’ is known to play the role of a wealthy man in movies while in real life he is far from being rich. For him, acting, first and foremost, is a culture. His face is synonymous with periodic drama settings in both English Language and Yoruba. Also, he is not scarce in theatre productions, television and of late home video. That is one achievement that cannot be divorced from his background of combined academic and travelling theatre training. Through a group he co-founded with Ananse Playhouse, his brother, Yemi Remi, Albert Ogunlade, and Bassey Effiong, they produced such works as Kongi Harvest, Kiriji War, Lamgbodo and the legendary Ovonramwen N’gbaisi. Chief Kanran was the toa...

Nollywood Actor Sylvester Madu turns Pastor at Christ Embassy Church

NOLLYWOOD CELEBRITY GIST: Nollywood actor Sylvester Madu who is popular for his role as a bad boy has taken many by suprise by becoming a full time pastor at Christ Embassy church. Over the years, Sylvester Madu has portrayed the image of a bad boy in movies but many do not know he is not as bad as he looks talk more of becoming a pastor. The actor turned pastor is at Eric Moore Branch in Surulere Lagos. He has featured in movies like Gang Stars, Holy Cross, The Power of Love, The Generals, Emotional Tears, Scent of Passion, Magaret Thatcher, to name a few. Slyvester Madu is an Indigene of Anambra state and he ventured into the movie industry in 1998. He is an award winning actor, a movie Director and a scriptwriter. He is also one of the eligible bachelors in the industry. What words do y...

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