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Olu of Warri designate to be crowned on August 21
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Olu of Warri designate to be crowned on August 21

The Olu Advisory Council of the Itsekiri kingdom in Delta state has announced August 21 as the date for the crowning of the Olu-designate, Prince Utieyinoritsetsola Emiko in Ode-Itsekiri, Warri South council area of the state Disclosing this to newsmen today May 27, the acting chairman of the Olu Advisory Council and Iyatsere of Warri kingdom, Chief Johnson Amatserunleghe, said the choice of Emiko as the new monarch came after a “rigorous process, which included a painstaking search within and amongst the descendants of the last three Olu’s, as required by tradition, custom and extant laws “as well as several consultation and eventual confirmation by the Ifa oracle” Chief Amatserunleghe, who is also the chairman of the Warri Council of Chiefs, also announced that the final rites ...
Should we give you a movie or tv series – Actors Aki and Paw Paw
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Should we give you a movie or tv series – Actors Aki and Paw Paw

Looks like veteran comic actors, Osita Iheme and Chinedu Ikedezie popularly known as Aki and Paw Paw, are planning to doing movies together. The veteran actors graced the screens of many Nigerians with their comic relief movies.   They stopped filming together for a while but are gearing up to come back to our screens as a duo.   Osita first gave the hint when he threw the challenge at Chinedu on his Instagram page. He wrote ''@chineduikedieze How far Edu? Just over here soliloquising. I just the see Dm and old clips everywhere. Guess is time to answer the call of nature and drop something. How you see am?'' Responding, Chinedu wrote ''ositalheme, this will be interesting ooo Should we give them a movie or series? Guys what do you think? Should we give you...
Boko Haram Cuts off Network in Acting IGP’s Hometown
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Boko Haram Cuts off Network in Acting IGP’s Hometown

Residents of Geidam town in Yobe State, which is the hometown of Acting Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba and the immediate former governor of the state Ibrahim Geidam, no longer have network on their phones as Boko Haram fighters have razed down masts belonging to Airtel and MTN in the town. Daily Trust reported that the attackers first struck on Friday evening but they took cover following air strikes from the military. Ali Maina, one of the residents told the publication that after the Air Force jet which hovered around the town left, the insurgents returned. Maina said;  “They wreaked havoc on the town this morning. We can see buildings burning and they forced several shops opened carting away food items. “We are more frightened this time around, because w...
Buhari has a Hidden Agenda for Rejecting Calls for Restructuring, he is Encouraging Secession – Afenifere Leader, Ayo Adebanjo
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Buhari has a Hidden Agenda for Rejecting Calls for Restructuring, he is Encouraging Secession – Afenifere Leader, Ayo Adebanjo

Acting national leader of Afenifere, Ayo Adebanjo has alleged that President Buhari has a hidden agenda for rejecting calls for restructuring. Reacting to presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu's dismissal of calls for disintegration and insistence that Buhari won’t be bullied into “settling” secessionists in an interview on Arise TV on Wednesday April 21, Adebanjo wondered why the presidential spokesperson will say the president is not interested in restructuring when the people have said it is what they want. He said; “It’s that sovereign national conference, which was attempted in 2014, that Buhari has refused to do — that is the cause of the problem. If he doesn’t do it, he wants to impose this military constitution on us. And that what’s causing people, who feel cheated, to...
Professor Mojeed Liasu Appointed Acting Vice-Chancellor Of LAUTECH
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Professor Mojeed Liasu Appointed Acting Vice-Chancellor Of LAUTECH

The Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Prof. Mojeed Liasu, has been appointed acting VC of the institution. He is a Professor of Plant Physiology, Department of Pure and Applied Biology. The Nation had reported the former vice-chancellor Prof Michael Ologunde was ordered to step down from his position by Governor Seyi Makinde.
Buhari Nominates Justice Garba as Chief Judge of FCT High Court
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Buhari Nominates Justice Garba as Chief Judge of FCT High Court

President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Hon. Justice Salisu Garba as the acting Chief Judge of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court. Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Hon. Justice Tanko Muhammad had in January 2021 swore-in Justice Garba as acting CJ of FCT High Court following the retirement of Justice Ishaq Bello as CJ of the FCT High Court. Senate President Ahmad Lawan read Buhari’s letter of request on the floor during plenary om Tuesday April 20.
Regina Daniels Returns To Acting With “The Journey Of Love”
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Regina Daniels Returns To Acting With “The Journey Of Love”

Nollywood actress Regina Daniels has announced her return to acting with pictures on the location of a new movie titled The Journey of Love. The actress shared the news of her return on Instagram on Monday. She posted a picture of her wearing a beautiful pink-coloured chord lace with the caption, “heading to location…..it’s been a while and I feel super excited.” Moments later, she posted another picture of her wearing a costume from the movie. “Meet princess adaobi of the ogwashi-ukwu kingdom. The journey of love,” she captioned it. The movie produced by Regina’s mother Rita Daniels stars Charles Okocha, Rita, Regina among others. Regina had taken a break from acting to welcome her son Munir with husband Ned Nwoko. The actress last shared a picture from a movie locatio...
Iskilu Wakili Not Blind, Only Acting Drama To Get Sympathy – Gani Adams
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Iskilu Wakili Not Blind, Only Acting Drama To Get Sympathy – Gani Adams

Iba Gani Adams, the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland on Monday refuted the claim that members of the Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) arrested an elderly man called Iskilu Wakili in a Fulani settlement at Kajola, in Ibarapa area of Oyo State. Speaking in an interview with Daily Independent, Aare Adams described Wakili as a criminal who masterminded and coordinated several kidnap operations in the area before his arrest. He said Wakili only pretended as if he was blind after his arrest to arouse sympathy despite all the atrocious acts he and his gangs have committed for years. According to him, after his arrest, Wakili who was in Ogun state two weeks ago to purchase animal feeds for his cows walked by himself without support from anyone from his house to the vehicle where he was kept...
Tope Delano narrates how she was allegedly abused in her marriage and the effect it has had on her daughter who is now asking her if “a girl and a girl can marry”
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Tope Delano narrates how she was allegedly abused in her marriage and the effect it has had on her daughter who is now asking her if “a girl and a girl can marry”

Journalist Tope Delano has written about the physical, emotional, and verbal abuse she allegedly suffered in her marriage and how it has affected her young daughter who now appears afraid of marriage. In a post published on Medium, Tope revealed that her daughter, aged 6, began by asking her unusual questions like, "Mummy, can a girl and a girl marry?". She answered and moments later, her daughter followed up with: "I don’t want to get married, they will beat me." Tope went on to write an open letter to her ex-husband DJ where she narrated how the alleged abuse began. She began: "I knew from the very start that the marriage was going to fail. I wanted a home with you but, you were far from being an apartment. I stayed silent for years watching you cheat, all the while actin...
Cameron Diaz is ‘not looking to’ return to acting because she can’t imagine leaving her baby
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Cameron Diaz is ‘not looking to’ return to acting because she can’t imagine leaving her baby

Cameron Diaz says she is "not looking to" return to acting after retiring more than five years ago. The actress, 48, welcomed her first child in December 2019. Now that her daughter Raddix is 13 months, people are questioning whether she would soon return to acting. But the actress revealed on the Quarantined With Bruce radio show that she is not planning a return to the screen because she "couldn't imagine"' leaving her baby Raddix to embark on 14-hour shoot days. Cameron said she waited until later in life to embark on motherhood "so I didn't have any distractions." The actress who has been married for 5 years to her rocker husband Benji Madden, 41, said: "[Motherhood and marriage] have been most fulfilling part of my life so far. It's just like so important. I just feel ...
Efia Odo Degrades Shatta Wale – Claims He’s Unable To Sleep With Her
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Efia Odo Degrades Shatta Wale – Claims He’s Unable To Sleep With Her

Efia Odo and Shatta were best of friends, they were so close that the lady could spend days in the house of the music icon – I mean that’s what they made us believe. All their snaps together and when they fought, Efia Odo could say Shatta Wale had a small and crooked wiener. In a recent development, Efia Odo has denied everything that went on between them and said only senseless people think they got intimate. She told SammyKay that everything that happened was just acting for a music video which was released earlier this month.
Cristiano Ronaldo Talks About His Next Career After Football Retirement
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Cristiano Ronaldo Talks About His Next Career After Football Retirement

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has said he's considered acting as a possible career move once he's finished his playing career. The Portugal international is regarded as one of the best players of his generation, having won the Ballon d'Or on five occasions. Even at 34, he remains highly regarded, finishing third behind Lionel Messi and Virgil van Dijk in the FIFA Best Men's Player award and Ballon d'Or voting. Speaking about life after football, Ronaldo said he would like to move on from some of the world's biggest stadiums to the silver screen, per James Westwood of Goal: "I hope I live more than 50 years to learn new things and face different challenges and try to find solutions for them. One of the things that I seek to challenge myself in, for example, is acting in a ...
Denrele Edun Celebrated As Regina Askia Finally Returns To Acting
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Denrele Edun Celebrated As Regina Askia Finally Returns To Acting

Former Nollywood actress and family nurse Regina Askia has giving us an hint that she might be gracing our screens soon. The 53-year-old shared a picture of herself with Ramsey Nouah, Nkechi Blessing and some other people on Instagram on Saturday. She said the picture was taken on a movie set. “Here we go again with the cameras rolling!! Set of WEB!! Stay tuned!! @ramseynouah @pizza_teesa,” she wrote. Fans of the nurse have taken to the comment section of her post to share their excitement as they await her return. Media personality Denrele Edun also celebrated her return to the screens. He said, “My Screen Heroine is back on the silver screen? HA!!!!! 2021 just started on an awesome note for me! Damn Excited about this project already! I’m ready to GRAB MY COPY NOWWWWWW.” ...
Sam Dede Laid The Foundation For My Successful Acting Career – Yul Edochie
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Sam Dede Laid The Foundation For My Successful Acting Career – Yul Edochie

  Nollywood actor Yul Edochie has said that his senior colleague Sam Dede was his lecturer at the University of Port Harcourt. The 38-year-old said this in a tweet while wishing Sam a happy birthday. He also said Sam laid the foundation for his successful acting career. “He was my lecturer in the University of Port Harcourt, Theatre Arts Department. He taught us Acting. He laid the foundation for my successful acting career,” he wrote on Monday. “How can you fail when you have such a Legend as your lecturer. Happy Birthday Boss. The Great @samdedesdx More yrs ahead.”  
APC Crisis: I Remain Acting National Chairman – Hilliard Etagboeta
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APC Crisis: I Remain Acting National Chairman – Hilliard Etagboeta

There is no end in sight to the fresh leadership crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC) as party chieftains remained divided at the weekend over the court case initiated by former national vice-chairman (South-South) of the party, Honorable Hilliard Etagboeta. Etagboeta has filed a suit before the Federal High Court in Abuja to seek the dissolution of the APC Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, led by Yobe State governor, Mallam Mai Mala Buni. The Buni committee is a creation of a statutory organ of the party, the National Executive Committee, which dissolved the APC National Working Committee, led by its immediate past national chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, at an emergency meeting held last June at the Presidential Villa. The claim to the off...
Acting DG of NABDA arrested over N400m fraud
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Acting DG of NABDA arrested over N400m fraud

The acting Director-General (DG) of the National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA), Alex Akpa has been arrested by the ICPC for allegedly defrauding the federal government of N400 million.   Mr Akpa who is a professor of microbiology, was arrested by operatives of the commission to answer questions on how the said amount was misappropriated under his watch. He is currently being investigated for abuse of office.   It was alleged that the Acting DG of NABDA claimed the money he diverted was an intervention fund for the biotechnology agency and he allegedly shared the money with top management staff of the agency.   The commission said the offence committed by Akpan whose appointment came in June, is contrary to and punishable under sections 19 and 26 ...
President Buhari reappoints INEC chairman, Yakubu Mahmood, for another 5-year term
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President Buhari reappoints INEC chairman, Yakubu Mahmood, for another 5-year term

President Buhari has reappointed the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, Professor Yakubu Mahmood, for another five-year term.   Mahmood was appointed to office by President Buhari in November 2015, succeeding Amina Zakari, who served as acting chairman.   According to a statement released by a presidential aide, Femi Adesina, President Buhari has forwarded Mahmood's name to the Nigerian Senate for confirmation. ''President Muhammadu Buhari has presented the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, for a second term in office. In a letter to President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, the President said in accordance with the provision of Section 154 (1) of the Constitution of the F...
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#EndSARS protest has a ‘hidden agenda’ – Governor Buni

The acting chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and Governor of Yobe state, Mai Mala Buni has stated that the #EndSARS protest has a ‘hidden agenda’.   The Governor who spoke on BBC Hausa Service on Monday morning, October 19, stated that the current protests against police brutality might lead to anarchy if not well handled. He further insisted that the federal government has responded to the protesters’ demand.   Buni said;   “Hoodlums can utilise the gathering to cause confusion and terrorise other innocents citizens. The ongoing protests show that there is hidden agenda, after the government has responded to the protesters’ demand. “Nigeria is a country accommodating people with several motives and demands which include restructuring ...
Ojo Amos Olatunde confirmed as the substantive clerk of the National Assembly
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Ojo Amos Olatunde confirmed as the substantive clerk of the National Assembly

Ojo Amos Olatunde has been confirmed as the substantive clerk of the National Assembly by the National Assembly Service Commission.   Olatunde was appointed as acting clerk in July 2020 after the commission directed staff who have attained the age of 60 or 35 years in service to proceed on compulsory retirement.   NASC Chairman, Ahmed Amshi in a statement released on Friday October 3, revealed that Mr Olatunde was confirmed at a meeting held on Wednesday September 30. He further revealed that Bala Yabani has been confirmed as the deputy clerk of the National Assembly. Ibrahim El-Ladan has also been confirmed as Senate clerk, while Francis Akubueze has been confirmed as clerk of the House of Representatives.   Amshi said;   “The National Assembly ...
Having To Kiss Ladies Free Is The Reason I Got Into Acting — James Gardiner Discloses
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Having To Kiss Ladies Free Is The Reason I Got Into Acting — James Gardiner Discloses

Everyone has their own subjective reason for choosing a particular career. When it comes to acting, the most reason we are given is passion and of course the fame that comes with it. Certainly, the money too. When it comes to actor James Gardiner though, his reasons are not only far-fetched but surprising too. According to the fine face actor, during his first-ever audition, he bumped into a half-caste lady who had also come to audition. Her beauty was so alluring and when he was asked to play a romantic scene, he asked if he would be kissing ladies like the one he had just met. The affirmation was all he needed to act out exceptionally well and the rest they say is history. James Gardiner said “I met a fine half-caste lady at the audition and during the audition, I was ...
Fatal Arrogance: Hausa Actor, Yakubu Mohammed Regrets Acting In ‘Anti-Shiite’ Movie, Ready To Pay To Get Scenes Removed
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Fatal Arrogance: Hausa Actor, Yakubu Mohammed Regrets Acting In ‘Anti-Shiite’ Movie, Ready To Pay To Get Scenes Removed

Kannywood actor, Yakubu Mohammed , has expressed regrets for featuring in a Nollywood film titled ‘ ‘Fatal Arrogance’ and has asked the makers to remove the scenes he appeared in. Popular Nigerian Actor, Pete Edochie, plays the lead role in the film, which was shot in Enugu and produced by Anosike Kingsley Orji. The film’s behind-the-scenes and a 12-minute-clip from the set are already generating controversy, especially among members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Shiites. In a statement published on their official Facebook page on Tuesday, the group said they were shocked by the film ‘‘where the popular Islamic Movement in Nigeria and its leader Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky are being depicted and badly portrayed as terrorists.’’ Mr Mohammed told BBC Hausa that he reg...
What Are The Challenges A Voice Acting Artist Faces While Dubbing For Soaps And Films?
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What Are The Challenges A Voice Acting Artist Faces While Dubbing For Soaps And Films?

The career life of voice-over artists is challenging and not predictable. The facing of various challenges does not offer a guarantee of success to the artists. Voice dubbing in the soaps and films requires the skills and intelligence of the people. Once there is a success, then the building of a strong and successful career is possible. The information about the challenges and problems are provided to the beginners to attain success. Plenty of artists are there who want success, and shaping of the career is there. A long-lasting career will include different rewards and personal satisfaction to the artists. The information behind the success should be available with the people to attain the proper building of the benefits. The selection of the right method should be there for dubbi...
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BBnaija: Stop Acting Like I Have Done Something Evil To You – Erica To Laycon

BBNaija housemate, Erica, has confronted her former bestie in the house Laycon over his display of attitude towards her, telling him to stop acting like she did something evil. According to her, Laycon is cold and hostile towards her. But she declared that she doesn’t mind the space but she is not happy about the attitude. She gives instances where he had acted in a mean way. Hearing these words made him apologize,claiming that it’s subconscious, but Erica, not satisfied with his response, demanded for some explanation from him, as she doesn’t want to be made to feel like she has done something wrong. But Laycon did not give any favorable response, hence she says that she won’t talk about it again. https://youtu.be/bJz-ir83V9A
Actress Yvonne Jegede Finally Admits She Did Surgery To Look Curvier
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Actress Yvonne Jegede Finally Admits She Did Surgery To Look Curvier

Nollywood actress and mother of one, Yvonne Jegede has finally admitted that she went under the knife to have her perfect body. She mad this known during an Instagram live inter view with Mr Paul. “Yes, I did surgery (liposuction) on my stomach after I had my son; so, that made me look curvier. I had the surgery here in Nigeria. I don’t have issues with anyone on earth; I do whatever I want with myself and body” Speaking on remarrying after her messy divorce with ex-husband, Abounce, Yvonne Jegede said: “I would want to remarry if I find somebody who would love me and love my child. Because, right now, my child is the most important person in my life. I wouldn’t want to marry someone who wouldn’t love my son as much as he would love his own child. He has to love my child 100%, ...
My Mother Gave Me The Beating Of My Life, When I Started Acting – Omotola Jalade Reveals
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My Mother Gave Me The Beating Of My Life, When I Started Acting – Omotola Jalade Reveals

Beautiful Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has revealed how she was severely beaten by her mother on many occasions at the beginning of her career. According to her in an interview to mark her 25 years in the industry, being called an actress when she started in 1995 was not as prestigious as now. Jalade-Ekeinde, who is popularly known as Omo Sexy, said it was therefore hard for many parents to permit their children to become actors. She disclosed that her mother gave her the beating of her life on many occasions at the outset of her career. Comparing the Nollywood of the 90s to now, Jalade-Ekeinde stated, “It’s quite complicated. I guess then we were all working for the love of it. “Money was not the motivation because there was not much prestige to it. You cou...
Juliet Ibrahim Speaks On Acting After COVID-19 With Kemi Olunloyo (Video)
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Juliet Ibrahim Speaks On Acting After COVID-19 With Kemi Olunloyo (Video)

Ghanaian actress, Juliet Ibrahim has opened up on what life could mean after the coronavirus is gone. In an interview with Kemi Olunloyo on Instagram, the actress spoke on holding and acting intimate roles in movies that involve kissing other actors. According to Juliet Ibrahim, the coronavirus will change everything and will be an eye-opener to Nollywood. The actress also spoke on having actors vaccinated against other diseases before giving them roles that involve kissing other actors. Watch Video Here:
Buhari’s Ministers Acting Like They Own Ministries – APC Group
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Buhari’s Ministers Acting Like They Own Ministries – APC Group

A pro-All Progressives Congress body, APC Mandate Defenders, has accused some ministers of the Buhari administration of carrying themselves like they own the federal ministries. They raised the alarm while condemning some ministers’ violation of Nigeria’s Public Service Rules, including the arbitrary sack of parastatal heads. The group expressed dismay on Sunday in a statement signed by the Publicity Secretary, Ifeanyi Emeka. MCI recalls a December 2019 instance when the Minister of Power, Sale Mamman, sacked two senior officials within 24 hours. They are Marilyn Amobi, Managing Director of Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Company (NBET) and Damilola Ogunbiyi, former Managing Director of Rural Electrification Agency. Interestingly, President Muhammadu Buhari overruled M...
Oshiomhole Swears In Bulama As APC Acting National Secretary
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Oshiomhole Swears In Bulama As APC Acting National Secretary

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, on Monday, swore in Waziri Bulama as acting National Secretary of the party. This is coming a few months after a crisis within the party’s ranks almost cost Oshiomhole his position. The Deputy National Secretary, Victor Giadom, had laid claim to the position after an Abuja High Court earlier granted an interim injunction restraining Oshiomhole from parading himself as national chairman. A truce was reached following the intervention of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), and the party’s National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. The brief ceremony which took place at the APC National Secretariat, in Abuja was attended by some of the party’s leaders.
Vector Reacts As A Fan Begs Him To Keep Acting Movies
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Vector Reacts As A Fan Begs Him To Keep Acting Movies

Nigerian rapper, Vector tha viper has reacted to a fan’s plead for him to keep acting. Vector who has acted in movies before played Sal ‘Mr. Beats’ Gomes in the 2018 movie, “Lara and the beat” alongside Nigerian songstress, Seyi Shay. The fan who reacting to the role he played in “Lara and the beat” begged Vector not to stop acting as he is calm and collected and he jokingly asked Vector not to steal his wife away with his acting skill. Vector reacting to what the fan had to say about his acting skills wrote,
Nasty C makes acting debut in Netflix’s ‘Blood and Water’
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Nasty C makes acting debut in Netflix’s ‘Blood and Water’

South African rapper Nsikayesizwe David Junior Ngcobo, popularly known as Nasty C has made his acting debut in Netflix's soon to be released African series. The 23-year-old took to social media to share the news with his fans. According to his post on Instagram, Nasty C will be part of an African series dubbed Blood & Water premiering on May 20. “My debut acting role! Catch me in the upcoming Netflix second original African series, Blood & Water,” he wrote. The series tells the story of a young girl who engineers a transfer to a prestigious school to investigate the 17-year-old cold case of her older sister who was abducted at birth. It features a host of stars, including Ama Qamata, Natasha Thahane, Cindy Mahlangu, Thabang Molaba and Gail Mabalane. Nasty C will pla...
Wike Should Stop Acting As President, Federal Republic Of Rivers – Sagay
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Wike Should Stop Acting As President, Federal Republic Of Rivers – Sagay

Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), speaks on latest developments in Rivers, Kogi and Lagos state in the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic. TEMIDAYO AKINSUYI brings the excerpts: There has been controversy over some actions taken by Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state on his efforts to combat the spread of COVID-19 in the state. The latest be­ing the demolitions of two hotels for flouting lockdown directives. What is your take on that? In terms of attitude, I think he is very hostile and aggressive and he is exhibiting it in the mid­dle of this crisis. I remember the speech he made to the tradition­al rulers in the state; he treated them like rascally school boys that you can talk to anyhow without any regard. That i...
I See Myself Acting One Day – Davies
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I See Myself Acting One Day – Davies

Canadian youngster and Bayern Munich hitman, Alphonso Davies, has revealed his love for the acting profession. The Liberian-born striker hinted on this after his TikTok videos received so much accolades during the coronavirus-inspired lockdown. The 19 year old, who was signed to the top flight German side, stated that he would love to become an actor one day. He said, “Football comes first, but I want to be an actor eventually. I like entertaining people and TikTok gives me the platform to do so.“It allows fans to not only see what I do on the field, but also to get to know my personality a bit more. And it passes the time during the corona crisis when we are all staying home.” The footballer has appeared 35 times for his club and has netted two goals ever since.
I Make More Money Trading Than Acting – Omobutty
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I Make More Money Trading Than Acting – Omobutty

Nollywood actress, Biodun Okeowo, popularly known as Omobutty, has said that she makes more money while doing business rather than from acting. She told MCI in Lagos that this was because of what she called “huge responsibilities”. She said that could not meet up her needs through acting, hence, the need for her to go into business. “I pay more attention to my business than acting Although I love acting and the entertainment industry, money is also important,” she said. It can be recalled that Omobutty took to social media last year to state that acting doesn’t pay her bills. She wrote back then; It can be recalled that Omobutty took to social media last year to state that acting doesn’t pay her bills. She wrote back then; “Many times I have been asked if acting is wh...
Remove The Money I Make From Acting And From LUTH, I Still Will Not Be Broke – Jemima Osunde
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Remove The Money I Make From Acting And From LUTH, I Still Will Not Be Broke – Jemima Osunde

Nollywood actress Jemima Osunde has made it known job or not, she will never be broke. The actress who is also a doctor made this known during a live session on Instagram., According to her, without her job as an actress and as a doctor in LUTH, she still will not be broke. In her words; ” remove the money I make from acting, remove the money I make from LUTH, I will still not be broke.” The actress went on to state that her mum is a retired judge. Watch the video below;   View this post on Instagram   Take away the money I make from acting and my job at LUTH, I still won’t be broke - Actress #JemimaOsunde A post shared by Instablog9ja (@instablog9ja) on Apr 9, 2020 at 12:20am PDT
“I Was Chased Out Of My Father’s House For Choosing Acting”- Ronke Odusanya
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“I Was Chased Out Of My Father’s House For Choosing Acting”- Ronke Odusanya

Ronke Odusanya is a Nigerian Yoruba-language film actress ,film producer and stage performer. Ronke Odusanya was born on May 3 in Ogun State. Ronke was educated at the St. Benedict Nursery & Primary School and Federal Government Girls College, Akure . She attended the Olabisi Onabanjo University , earning a degree in Mass communication. She began her professional acting career at 16 years old after graduation. She was named “Flakky Idi Dowo” after her role in Fathia Balogun’s movie as “Folake” in 2006. Ronke featured in Oga Bello’s “Kerikeri”. She made her Nollywood debut feature in 2001 Yoruba film, “Baba Ologba”. She has featured in several Nigerian films, including ” Jenifa which she played the role of Becky , Twisted , and A Girl’s Note among others...
¨Acting became my escape route from my life’s tragedies¨ Brenda Wairimu opens up
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¨Acting became my escape route from my life’s tragedies¨ Brenda Wairimu opens up

Kenyan actress, Brenda Wairimu wears many hats which have seen her scale the heights and bag multiple awards but this she achieved after hitting rock bottom. The dashing beauty recently scooped two awards: LIPFF 2019 Best Actress – Kenya and WFA 2020 Best Actress. However, it was through her agonies at the time, that she became so influential in the acting field. Through her Instagram page, the petite star opened up: 'You know how they say artists perform their best, when they are at their worst? These trophies mean a lot to me, its taken almost a decade to get here…and its true, when my personal life was at its worst, my art thrived, it was/is my escape.' Just when her acting career began to take shape, tragedy after another flew in. First, Brenda lost her dad then soo...
Actor Daniel Craig, 52, poses shirtless for GQ for his last ever James Bond Interview
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Actor Daniel Craig, 52, poses shirtless for GQ for his last ever James Bond Interview

James Bond 007 star. Daniel Craig, posed shirtless for the April 2020 edition of GQ magazine calling it his last ever Bond interview for GQ magazine as he prepares to bow out of the movie franchise in the soon to be released 'No Time To Die' James Bond film. The 52-year-old discussed his anxieties over the script, admitted feeling 'physically very low' and confirmed he won't be acting in the franchise again. See more photos below.  
Okada Ban: “Sanwo-Olu Acting Like Someone From Stone Age” – Bode George
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Okada Ban: “Sanwo-Olu Acting Like Someone From Stone Age” – Bode George

Chief Olabode George, a former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday came down heavily on Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu over the restrictions on commercial motorcycles (okada) and tricycles (keke) in some parts of the state. Speaking in an exclusive interview with Daily Independent, George said while it is true that there is insecurity challenges and a need to address it, placing outright ban on okada and keke is not the proper way to address it but will rather make the situation worse as those affected will resort to criminal activities. While also lamenting the hardships some Lagosians are being subjected to on account of the ban, George, who is the Atona Oodua of Yorubaland said some private citizens who also use motorcycles to tr...
50 year Old man Arrested for allegedly Defiling 9-Year Old Girl in Delta
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50 year Old man Arrested for allegedly Defiling 9-Year Old Girl in Delta

A 50 year old man has been arrested in Ibusa, Delta state for allegedly defiling a 9 year old girl. Activist, Harrison Gwamnishu, who effected his arrest, said the man accosted the little girl while she was out on an errand for her parents, took her to an uncompleted building where he allegedly defiled her and then gave her N20 to buy biscuit. Read the full account of what happened as Gwamnishu shared on his Facebook page below; A young girl aged 9 was sexually molested by a 50-year old man who lives in the same street with the victim. The victim went on an errand to fetch water for her parents when the man called her and convinced her to follow him into a vacant apartment. On reaching the said apartment, the man pulled the victim's clothes and also stripped himself nake...
Kannyood Ban Actress Decides Not to Ban Maryam Booth Over Her Leaked Nude Video
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Kannyood Ban Actress Decides Not to Ban Maryam Booth Over Her Leaked Nude Video

According to NewTelegraph, the leadership of the Northern section of the Nigerian movie industry also known as Kannywood says it won’t ban one of its members, Maryam Booth, over her leaked nude video. This resolution was made on Monday, February 10, 2020, by the chairman of Kannywood Guild of Artistes, Alhassan Kwalle. According to him, unlike what happened in the past involving another actress, Maryam Iyana, that led to her ban from the industry, Booth’s case was different as it was deliberately meant to blackmail her. “What happened to this girl everyone knows that the video was mischievously taken to blackmail her, not that she was doing a film or sort. She tried to take action about it immediately but the guy that did it acted as if he had deleted the video and for over th...
Stop Acting Like Opposition Party, Presidency Slams CAN
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Stop Acting Like Opposition Party, Presidency Slams CAN

The Presidency on Friday descended heavily on the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), stating it has been acting and reacting more like an Opposition Party on national issues. CAN, in reaction to the beheading of its chairman in Michika Local Government Area of Adamawa, Rev Lawan Andimi on Tuesday by Boko Haram insurgents, lampooned the federal government for the growing attacks on Christians in parts of the north. The Christian group castigated President Muhammadu Buhari, accusing the administration of colluding with terrorists to target Christians. Reacting to the accusations, the Presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, in his debut weekly column titled From The Inside on Friday described CAN’s reactions as divisive and unworthy of a Christian group. Adesina, a Pastor w...
Fate Of Alakada: Mercy Eke Makes Acting Debut With Broda Shaggi, Toyin Abraham
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Fate Of Alakada: Mercy Eke Makes Acting Debut With Broda Shaggi, Toyin Abraham

#BBNaija 2019 winner, Mercy Eke is about to make her screen debut, and this comes four months after she was declared the winner of the 2019 edition of the Big Brother Naija show. The reality TV star made this announcement in an Instagram post today in which she revealed she will be starring in Toyin Abraham’s movie “Fate Of Alakada“. She said: Mad oooo fate of alakada in cinemas from 10th April 2020, you can’t miss this hilarious movie starring @toyin_abraham @brodashaggi @stephaniecoker @swankyjerry and I lambo “Fate of Alakada” is the fourth film in the Alakada franchise, and is set to premiere at the cinemas on April 10. The highly anticipated movie is set to star loads of celebrities like Swanky Jerry, Stephanie Coker, Mabel Makun, Broda Shaggi, Big Brother Naija’s Khloe an...
Acting, truly my first love – Temi Otedola
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Acting, truly my first love – Temi Otedola

Daughter of billionaire Femi Otedola has stated in an interview that acting has been her first love, and she is happy she is finally at a place she loves. Speaking about her first feature and in a major movie -- ''citation'' produced by Kunle Afolayan, Temi said she was actually introduced to the producer/actor and not the other way round, has it has been speculated the actor sort for her. Explaining how fate brought her back to her first love, she said: “I have been watching Mr. Afolayan’s films like forever. From ‘Figurine’ to ‘October 1’, ‘Phone Swap’, and I was actually introduced to him, I told him that from university and through school I have always been into acting and that was my first passion in life and he told me about a script coming out and the lead character is actua...
I Used To Be Shy Of My Body – Curvaceous Actress, Biodun Okeowo Opens Up
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I Used To Be Shy Of My Body – Curvaceous Actress, Biodun Okeowo Opens Up

Actress, Biodun Okeowo, better known as Omoborty, is one actress whose shape announces her even when she is not speaking about herself. However, the fair-skinned voluptuous role interpreter, who has an impressive fan base on Instagram, has said that she was once shy of showing off her body until social media helped boost her confidence. In an interview with Saturday Beats, the actress said, “About six years ago, I used to be shy of my shape. I was always conscious of the way I walked because of my posterior. “At times I had to wear like two tights under anything I was putting on just because I didn’t want my posterior to shake. But the advent of social media boosted my confidence. I started seeing people boldly flaunting their curves. “I also learnt how to work on my shap...
Princess Shyngle Exposes Foreigner Offering Her 25,000 Pounds Per Round  for Sex
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Princess Shyngle Exposes Foreigner Offering Her 25,000 Pounds Per Round for Sex

Ghana-based actress, Princess Shyngle, took to her Instagram page to expose a foreigner who allegedly offered her about £25000 just to get down with her. In her post she revealed that most of the actresses flaunting wealth on social media are being supported by men like this and it is quite unfortunate they come online to brag about what they didn’t get through acting. The actress shared screenshots of offers she receives with the caption; “My DM is super fcuking lit anytime I post a badass picture my DM and emails are under attack by pu**y hunters ready to pay anything to get this Gambian pu**y. “That’s why when I see l these Lying ass actresses claiming success and blessings from acting movie I just laugh my ass out. As in the same men sponsoring your lifestyle are on my DMS ...
Nigeria Acting On Turkey’s Troop Deployment In Libya – FG
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Nigeria Acting On Turkey’s Troop Deployment In Libya – FG

The Federal Government on Monday said it had taken measures to combat any situation that might arise from Turkey’s deployment of troops in Libya. The Ministry of Defence spokesman, Mr Charles Nwodo, disclosed this in an interview with our correspondent in Abuja, just as the Defence Headquarters said it would deploy soldiers to address Chadian troop withdrawal from Lake Chad. Defence ministry’s spokesman, Nwodo, was asked how government planned to curtail influx of terrorists from Libya , when Turkish troops finally arrived in the North African country. Although Nwodo did not give details of the government plans, he said, “We are proactive and every measure had been taken to combat that situation.” The Turkish President, Tayyip Erdoğan, had on Sunday in an interview with the CNN...

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