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Nollywood Is Not Responsible For Failed Marriages Among Celebrities – Actress Ronke Oshodi States

One of the popular Nollywood screendivas, Ronke Oshodi Oke has disagreed with the claims that some celebrity failed marriages were caused because of their involvement in Nollywood. Speaking on the high rate of divorce in Nollywood, the 45-year-old actress told Sunday Scoop, “It is not because they are actors that their marriages crash .There is nobody that is insulated from what’s happening in the society at large. Generally, there are many marriages that don’t last. I have seen someone that was married for just two years and she left the marriage. It is not because one is an actress or an actor that one’s marriage would scatter; it is because that’s what is ‘reigning’ for now. It takes true love for anybody to remain in a marriage when the two partners no longer have feelings for each oth...

Nollywood Actress, Toyin Abraham Finally Has A Name For Her Baby

The name has been given to Actress Toyin Abraham‘s son which she had with her husband, in the United States. In an inspirational post shared by Kolawole, he described himself as “DAD IRE”, Ire is a Yoruba word meaning “Goodness” in English language. See his post below As long as you live, God will never depart from you. As long as you serve Him, He will shower you with unlimited blessings and grace. As long as you Believe in Him, He will surprise you even when you least expected. He will bombard you with multiple of joy and spiritual fulfilment. He will guide your steps and direct your path… may the great God will be with you all,our families, Our friends & fans home and abroad. We are overwhelmed, We are so happy seeing all these it’s worthwhile, We are sincerely saying THANK YO...

Nollywood Mourns The Death Of Popular Actor, Young Ngwongwo

The Nollywood industry has been thrown into a state of mourning following the demise of a promising figure known by the name, Holiness Young Ngwongwo has been killed by unknown gunmen. The fast-rising actor was killed by assailants.  The circumstances behind his death are presently unknown. According to reports, he was murdered by some unidentified people alongside his female friend. He has been described as one of the most talented acts featuring in epic movies. He is popularly known by his famous role in Nollywood as a native doctor.

Actress Juliet Ibrahim Reveals She Was Raped As A Child – [WATCH VIDEO]

In a recent interview with BBC Pidgin, veteran actress, Juliet Ibrahim opened up on her bitter encounter with rape. The voluptuous actress who revealed she was sexually assaulted but refused to give more details as she did not want to bring back the memories. In her words “I take rape very serious because rape victims can come out anytime in life. It is something that is very common, it happens to everybody. E happen to me. I’m bold enough to talk about it. That be why now I have Superman eye adey look over my niece”. The actress added that due to her experience, she is very particular about how her younger relatives, mostly the females as she does not want them to go through the same experience as she did. Watch the video below;

Actress Queen Wokoma Reaches Out To Her Estranged Husband After His Suicidal Instagram Post

Veteran Nollywood actress Queen Wokoma has finally reached out to her estranged husband, Prince Kalada Allison after he shared suicidal thoughts on his social media page. Queen Wokoma took to her Instagram page to ask her followers to pray for her estranged husband whose suicidal post caused a lot of people to panic on IG. She wrote; You Will Not Die In Jesus Name…Amen @theallisons___ Spoke with him early hours of today…he was sounded Okay  Still Pray tho Recall earlier today fans were shocked as ex-husband to Nollywood Actress, Queen Nwokoma dropped a suicidal note on his IG page. The marriage between Prince Kalada Allison and the Nollywood beauty was confirmed to have crashed roughly a year after their union. In the suicidal note, Prince alleged that he was a loser and that Queen ha...

Nollywood Actor, Emeka Ike Celebrates Son As He Graduates From College

Veteran Nollywood actor, Emeka Ike took to Instagram to celebrate his second son, Kelly, who graduated from College yesterday being Tuesday, 23rd July, 2019.  Sharing photos to his page, the proud father who gave a speech at the graduation ceremony, wrote:  ‘Yes, it is the LORDS DOINGS, as my 2nd Son KELLY IKE GRADUATES from NAOWA COLLEGE today… CONGRATULATIONS SON… e no easy.’ See pictures below;

Don’t Zoom – Nollywood Actress, Moyo Lawal Warns As She Shows Off Nipples In Wet Dress

Curvy controversial Nollywood actress, Moyo Lawal has taken to Instagram to show off her ample bosom in a new photo she shared on her Instagram page. The actress, who is currently on a holiday trip to Dubai, donned a bright yellow gown as she knelt down by the poolside but she wasn’t sporting any bra underneath the outfit. Lawal shared the sizzling photo which has since garnered over 22, 800 likes with the caption: “Before you bite me , just remember, I am supposed to be in a bikini or swimsuit , so actually ayam still decently dressed …… …… p.s ….. Do not zoom !!”

Nollywood Actress, Nkechi Blessing Shoots Her Shot At BBNaija’s Frodd

Nollywood actress, Nkechi Blessing Sunday has decided to shoot her shoot at Frodd, who is one of the housemates in this year’s Big Brother Naija. The actress seems to have noticed the constant emotional meltdown Frodd has suffered after not being able to score a relationship with his fellow Big Brother Naija Housemate, Esther, and she is ‘shooting her shot at him’.  In an Instagram post acknowledging her “singlehood”, the curvy actress wrote “Frodd is looking for love i am single boo”.  See the post below; Lol, let’s hope this shoot brings a positive result or what do you think?

Jenifer’s Diary actor Babajide Awobona gets married to his wife in Islamic style

Jenifer’s Diary actor Babajide Awobona gets married to his wife A popular Nigerian actor has taken his fans and followers on social media by surprises after sharing a picture from his Islamic wedding ceremony. The actor identified as Jide Awobona is known by many for his role as Sam in Funke Akindele’s television drama series, Jenifa’s Diary. In a photo post shared on his social media page, the Nollywood actor was spotted with his heartthrob as the two of them shared a warm kiss while they were captured on camera. Awobona in his caption described his partner with beautiful and colorful words. He prayed that the good lord keeps them together till the end of time and also expressed his love for her. “With you I have learnt so much. With you I learnt to appreciate me more. With yo...

There’s no love anywhere, not only in Nollywood – Yul Edochie

There’s no love anywhere, not only in Nollywood – Yul Edochie Nollywood actor and politician, Yul Edochie has reacted to recent viral videos and posts about the lack of genuine love in Nollywood. In his reaction, Yul Edochie Tweeted, ‘they say there’s no love in Nollywood. I laugh. Brethren there’s no love anywhere, not only in Nollywood. The world is tough, it’s a jungle out here. My advice: Don’t wait for anyone to love you, love yourself, help yourself. Work hard, pray & do what’s right in the sight of God’. What’s your thought?

Tragedy Hits Nollywood As Filmmaker Chris Ekejimbe Passes On

Prominent Nigerian filmmaker, Chris Ekejimbe is dead, he passed on at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH. Ekejimbe, a filmmaker and owner of 4Screams Production Company was a board member of the Association of Nollywood Core Producers (ANCOPS) and founder of notable Nollywood social media group, Film4Life. News of his demise was broken to members of the group by founding president of ANCOPS, Mr. Alex Eyengho early Saturday. Folks! Sad day for Nollywood! Chris Ekejimbe just passed on a few moments ago at LUTH. Lord have mercy. I just spoke with the wife!” Eyengho stated. The news has sent shivers round Nollywood camps, with condolence messages pouring in, even from Kigali, Rwanda, where filmmakers and actors are gathered for the 14th edition of the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMA...

Nollywood Filmmaker, Femi Odugbemi Plans To Rebrand Nollywood – Read What He Has To Say

Nollywood filmmaker and Academy Director, Multichoice West Africa, Femi Odugbemi has charged young movie practitioners across Africa to take charge of their mode of storytelling, as it is pertinent to tell our unique stories in the most pr0A This he did at the MultiChoice Talent Factory (MTF) initiative panel session which has been described as an indication of the company’s commitment to growing and developing African creative industries.  The session was led by a panel which included members of the MultiChoice leadership including Yolisa Phahle, Video Entertainment CEO, MultiChoice General Entertainment; John Ugbe, Managing Director, MultiChoice Nigeria and Nkateko Mabaso, Acting CEO, M-Net SSA. Speaking at the session, Ugbe said that the MTF was established to ensure better production o...

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