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People made fun of me for marrying a 42-year-old woman – Actor Stan Nze
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People made fun of me for marrying a 42-year-old woman – Actor Stan Nze

Actor Stan Nze has disclosed that people made fun of him for marrying 42-year-old co-entertainer, Jessica Obasi. The actor in an interview with BBC Pidgin, said negative comments trailed their wedding and he got questioned for marrying a 42-year-old woman. Nze stated that his wife is down to earth, temperamental, hardworking, gives him peace and also the one God created for him. The 32-year-old actor added that he will be ensuring that he and his wife do not have issues in their marriage.
Actor Granville Adams dies at 58 after long battle with cancer
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Actor Granville Adams dies at 58 after long battle with cancer

American actor, Granville Adams has died at the age of 58. The actor, best known for his role as Zahir Arif in HBO's Oz, lost his battle with cancer on Sunday, October 10, Variety reports. The actor died with his wife by his side, an Instagram post shared by his family on his account said. "Today our beloved Granville Adams has passed and is now with God. After a long hard-fought battle with Cancer, Granny has ascended to the heavens. Gran spent his last days surrounded by his loved ones, family, and close friends. His wife Christina was by his side the entire time and was alone with him when he passed. Granny is now in peace and not suffering anymore. He fought till the end with a strength, beauty and grace like no other, putting his family before himself til the final moments...
Abuja-based lawyer/activist, Ojukwu Chikaosolu, calls for release of Chiwetalu Agu
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Abuja-based lawyer/activist, Ojukwu Chikaosolu, calls for release of Chiwetalu Agu

An Abuja-based human right activist and constitutional lawyer , Ojukwu Chikaosolu has asked the military to unconditional release the actor forthwith . Agu was arrested by the Army on Wednesday,, October 7, for spotting an outfit with the Biafran flag. Reacting to the development, Osita said “ The arrest of a Nigerian who is in the middle of the road giving bread to the poor on the grounds he wore a cloth with a Biafra flag is not an offence known to any law in nigeria. While IPOB maybe proscribed, the biafra flag is in National museums , archives etc as such not proscribed . The military applied extra ordinary and non proportionate  force on a 65 year old veteran and breached his fundamental right to human dignity. He must be released forthwith " Ojukwu said
You have a right to stand for what you believe in – Filmmaker, Ernest Obi reacts to Chiwetalu Agu’s arrest by soldiers for wearing an outfit made with the Biafran flag
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You have a right to stand for what you believe in – Filmmaker, Ernest Obi reacts to Chiwetalu Agu’s arrest by soldiers for wearing an outfit made with the Biafran flag

Nollywood filmmaker and actor, Ernest Obi has reacted after the arrest of veteran actor Chiwetalu Agu by Nigerian soldiers for wearing an outfit made with the Biafran flag. The veteran actor was arrested at Upper Iweka in Onitsha, Anambra state yesterday October 7, with the Nigerian Army later releasing a statement, where it was confirmed that he was picked up for allegedly soliciting support for the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB. Reacting on Instagram, Ernest declared his support for his senior colleague, while insisting that the veteran actor as the 'right to stand for what he believes in. He wrote: High Chief CHIWETALU AGU. I stand with You And Your Right To Have A Right To Stand For What You Believe In. I Asked. Were You Armed? Were You Leading A MOB? A...
Release Chiwetalu Agu, Igboho, and Nnamdi Kanu immediately” Actor Emeka Ike tells the Nigerian government
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Release Chiwetalu Agu, Igboho, and Nnamdi Kanu immediately” Actor Emeka Ike tells the Nigerian government

Actor/politician, Emeka Ike has called on the Nigerian government to release Chiwetalu Agu,  Sunday Igboho, Nnamdi Kanu and other "victims of conscience". He accused the government of tyranny and suggested dialogue instead. He then added that the world is watching and history never forgets. This comes after actor Chiwetalu Agu was arrested for wearing an outfit made with the Biafran flag. The Nigerian Army picked him up in Onitsha and claimed he was soliciting support for the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra,  IPOB. See video shared by Emeka Ike as he called for Agu's release below.
Nick Cannon admits his ex-wife, Mariah Carey is still mad at him for ‘breaking her rules’
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Nick Cannon admits his ex-wife, Mariah Carey is still mad at him for ‘breaking her rules’

Actor and show host, Nick Cannon has admitted that his ex-wife Mariah Carey is still mad at him for 'breaking her rules'. The duo were married between 2008-2016 and share 10-year-old twins Moroccan and Monroe. In the next episode of his talk show which airs on October 11, Nick explained that he and his former wife had previously agreed that the youngsters would be old enough to have their own mobile phones when they turned 10. However when the time came, Carey reportedly had doubts. The former Wild 'N Out host said in spite of the 52-year-old singer's insistence on their kids not having a phone, he got it for them on their 10th birthday. He said; "My oldest twins Roc and Roe wanted a cell phone at 8. I was all for it but Mariah was like, 'Uh huh...they ain't going to be Go...
Studying to be a priest made me a better actor – ‘Blacklist’ star Harry Lennix
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Studying to be a priest made me a better actor – ‘Blacklist’ star Harry Lennix

'‘Blacklist’ star Harry Lennix has revealed that studying to become a priest made him a better actor. Lennix who studied for five years to join the Dominican Order, was about halfway through the process of becoming ordained when he turned to acting. In an interview with Page Six, the 56-year-old actor said the theological training was not in vain as it has helped him become a better actor. He said; “You have to be able to answer people’s questions. Those questions are sometimes quite profound and require a great deal of thought and preparation to answer.” The Chicago-born actor with a long list of credits also acknowledged that there has been “increased scrutiny” on the Catholic Church in recent years, adding that it is “deservedly so, you know the priests have a special burde...
Nick Cannon says he was ‘heartbroken’ when Kim Kardashian lied about sex tape with Ray J
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Nick Cannon says he was ‘heartbroken’ when Kim Kardashian lied about sex tape with Ray J

Nick Cannon has admitted that he was “heartbroken” when his ex-girlfriend Kim Kardashian lied to him about the Ray J sex tape. The comedian and actor dated Kim Kardashian between 2006 and 2007, before the infamous sex tape was leaked online in 2007. In 2012, the "Wild N Out" host said on "The Howard Stern Show" that he and Kim broke up when Kim lied about the existence of the sex tape, which Cannon claimed Ray J had warned him about Then, on Revolt's latest episode of "Drink Champs", Nick admitted that Kim Kardashian West "broke" his heart when she lied to him about her sex tape. Appearing on the Drinks Champ podcast this week, Nick explained: "I remember I was really into her, I was vibing… We were on some serious s***! Cannon added that the pair spent time with each othe...
Veteran actor, Chinwetalu Agu brutalized by soldiers for wearing a Biafran flag outfit
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Veteran actor, Chinwetalu Agu brutalized by soldiers for wearing a Biafran flag outfit

Veteran actor, Chinwetalu Agu has been brutalized by soldiers for wearing a Biafran flag outfit. At some point in the video, the actor was spotted out of his car which had the inscription “Chinwetalu Films”. The car was then searched by the security operatives before he was manhandled by the soldiers who fired some shots to scare off the crowd which gathered. The incident reportedly occurred today October 7, at Upper Iweka in Onitsha, Anambra state. Watch the videos below........................
“I was happier when I was poor” Akon insists after he was called out for comment blaming Michael K Williams’ death on wealth
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“I was happier when I was poor” Akon insists after he was called out for comment blaming Michael K Williams’ death on wealth

Akon has defended himself after he received backlash for suggesting that poor people have much easier lives than the rich and famous. After the death of his friend, Michael K Wiliams, Akon told TMZ that that actor's death proves the rich and famous struggle more than the poor . In a more recent interview with TMZ, he addressed the criticisms he received for his statement that "more money" equals "more problems". Akon said: “It’s not really more so a walk back, but what I do want to express is that sometimes when comments like that are made—I always speak according to what I’m personally going through myself. "Nobody can sit there and tell me I didn’t go through poverty. "I’m having more problems successfully dealing with all that comes w...
Nick Cannon reveals he’s ‘trying to remain celibate until 2022’ after welcoming four kids with three women in one year
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Nick Cannon reveals he’s ‘trying to remain celibate until 2022’ after welcoming four kids with three women in one year

Actor and TV personality, Nick Cannon has revealed that he is trying to remain celibate until 2022. This is coming after the former America's Got Talent host became a father to seven children, welcoming three this year alone. He shares twins Moroccan and Monroe, 10, with ex-wife Mariah Carey. In June, Cannon welcomed twins Zion Mixolydian and Zillion Heir with Abby De La Rosa, as well as son Zen with model Alyssa Scott. His daughter Powerful Queen was born just six months earlier in December 2020 with his ex, Brittany Bell, whom he also shares 4-year-old son Golden with. 40-year-old Nick opened up about having seven kids with his co-hosts DJ EFN and N.O.R.E. on his latest episode Wild 'N Out. He said  "I told you, man, I’m celibate right now.” As if he were making a bet with...
What I enjoy most as celebrity — Kunle Afod
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What I enjoy most as celebrity — Kunle Afod

Nollywood actor and director Kunle Afod has shared some among the various privileges he enjoys as a celebrity. The actor, who made his first TV appearance in 1986, said being a celebrity has been a blessing to him as he gets free access to certain things non-celebrities would go the extra mile for. Afod, in a chat with The Nation, noted that being a famous entertainer has allowed him to mix with elites, kings, and dignitaries. “What I can say I enjoy most is sometimes the status opens some doors easily. You mix with the elite, the kings, the celebrated ones, you mix with great people, and so on and that has been a major opportunity for me as a celebrity,” said Afod. “Sometimes you will even want to queue and they come and meet you and say oga you be celebrity, don’t worry a...
Bow Wow says he has no problem seeing Diddy with mother of his child, Joie Chavis
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Bow Wow says he has no problem seeing Diddy with mother of his child, Joie Chavis

Singer and actor, Bow Wow has said that he has no problem seeing Diddy with mother of his child, Joie Chavis. Diddy and Joie sparked relationship rumors early last month, after being spotted kissing and cuddling on his mega yacht in Capri, Italy. In the photos, 51-year-old Diddy locked lips with the 32-year-old model, who's clad in a bikini. The two got quite close, hugged and showed plenty of PDA. Commenting on this in an interview with TMZ, Bow Wow who shares a 10-year-old daughter Shai with Joie, said he is comforted by knowing or at least, feeling that they won't last forever. Pointing out that he's known Diddy since he was 13 years old, he added that he has hashed things out with Diddy and Joie, and everyone is cool with each other in their triangle, of sorts. Bow Wow s...
Power star, Rotimi and fiancee Vanessa Mdee welcome their first child
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Power star, Rotimi and fiancee Vanessa Mdee welcome their first child

Actor and singer, Rotimi has welcomed his first child with fiancée and Tanzanian music star, Vanessa Mdee. Rotimi announced the birth of their first child by sharing a photo of the newborn holding on to his fingers, with Vanessa's engagement ring also in the background. He disclosed that their baby has been named "Seven Adeoluwa Akinosho". Vanessa also shared same photo with same caption. The couple had in an exclusive interview with People, revealed that they were expecting a baby boy.
How is this different from Nigerian politics – Actor Frederick Leonard calls out BBNaija organizers for giving Pere and Angel an opportunity to battle in the top five
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How is this different from Nigerian politics – Actor Frederick Leonard calls out BBNaija organizers for giving Pere and Angel an opportunity to battle in the top five

Actor Frederick Leonard has called out Big Brother Naija organizers for giving Pere and Angel an opportunity to battle in the top five even though Pere got more votes than his co-housemates. Leonard who wondered how the decision is different from Nigerian politics, also pointed out that people went out of their way to vote for him, and that the organizers made viewers believe their votes will count. The actor asked what will become of Pere if he loses the white room task even though he had more votes than Angel. Leonard also asked the organizers to do the right thing. He wrote; WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THIS AND NIGERIAN POLITICS? WHY ASK PEOPLE TO VOTE IF THEIR VOTES WON'T COUNT? So If @pereegbiofficial Loses the Puzzle in the White Room Will he Go HOME? Even Thou...
Update: Sex And The City star Willie Garson died of Pancreatic Cancer at the age of 57
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Update: Sex And The City star Willie Garson died of Pancreatic Cancer at the age of 57

Willie Garson's cause of death has been revealed as pancreatic cancer. The Sex and the City actor passed away on September 21 at the age of 57. It's not known how long he was battling the illness for, but Garson's cause of death was confirmed in an obituary published in New York Times. 'William Garson Paszamant, better known as Willie Garson to his many fans and throughout the entertainment industry, noted actor of stage, film, and television, has died at age 57 at his home in Los Angeles. The cause was pancreatic cancer,' read the star's obituary. In the hit HBO series, Grason played the role of close friend and confidante of Sarah Jessica Parker's Carrie Bradshaw. Most recently, he had been working on the spin-off series And Just Like That. Garson also ap...
Tonto Doesn’t need Nightmares especially seeing you without Snapchat filters – Uche Maduagwu slams Bobrisky as he questions his loyalty to Tonto Dikeh
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Tonto Doesn’t need Nightmares especially seeing you without Snapchat filters – Uche Maduagwu slams Bobrisky as he questions his loyalty to Tonto Dikeh

Controversial actor, Uche Maduagwu has called out Bobrisky after the cross-dresser waded into former BFF, Tonto Dikeh and Prince Kpokpogri's breakup scandal. Maduagwu in his Instagram post, claimed that he told Tonto to distance herself from the cross-dresser. Asking if Bobrisky was a monitoring spirit rather than a loyal friend he claimed he was to Tonto, the actor stated that Tonto doesn't need nightmares especially "seeing him without Snapchat filters". He wrote; Even if all the better meat for pot dey talk, should pomo show face? Just got off the phone with my angel now, honestly, Bobrisky need more prayers than Buhari, I begged Tonto Dikeh to distance herself from you, because your I dey look for my original gender rada rada dey draw her back sp...
‘Harry Potter’ star Tom Felton Collapses during celebrity golf tournament
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‘Harry Potter’ star Tom Felton Collapses during celebrity golf tournament

Tom Felton, a  34-year-old actor best known for playing Draco Malfoy in the “Harry Potter” reportedly collapsed during a celebrity golf tournament in Wisconsin on Thursday September 23. Tom Felton was part of the European celebrity team and he suffered from a medical event while walking off the 18th green at the conclusion of their match with the U.S. team. It was learnt that the teams had just finished posing for photos when Felton stopped moving and fell to the ground. Panicked calls for medical assistance ensued as the European Ryder Cup team came down the ninth fairway during their practice round. Felton was escorted off the course in a cart, and he appeared conscious but was seen lying down on a stretcher. Spectators applauded him as he headed away for treatment. ...
Former American s3x symbol, Raquel Welch spotted for the first time in two years
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Former American s3x symbol, Raquel Welch spotted for the first time in two years

81-year-old actress, Raquel Welch who rose to fame as a sex symbol of the 1960s, has been spotted for the first time in over two years. Paparazzi caught Welch stopping by the Heritage Auctions building in Beverly Hills, looking casual in a white top, black pants and platform wedges paired with a straw hat and stylish eyeglasses. She was also wearing a face mask due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and also appeared to be holding on to her breasts in one of the photos, as she strolled through the 90210. The last time fans heard from Welch was her 2019 interview with the U.K.’s Sunday Post. While chatting with the outlet, the entertainer who made a name for herself in such films as “Bedazzled,” “The Biggest Bundle of Them All” and...
Godfather of Black cinema’ Melvin Van Peebles dies aged 89
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Godfather of Black cinema’ Melvin Van Peebles dies aged 89

Actor and filmmaker Melvin Van Peebles has died at the age of 89 after a long career in the filmmaking industry. He died at home surrounded by his family. His son, Mario Van Peebles, who is also an actor, shared a touching tribute to his dad in an official statement released by the family. He said: "Dad knew that Black images matter. "If a picture is worth a thousand words, what was a movie worth? We want to be the success we see, thus we need to see ourselves being free. Mario added: "True liberation did not mean imitating the colonizer's mentality. It meant appreciating the power, beauty and interconnectivity of all people." Within the statement, the Criterion Collection, a home video distribution company, said they were "saddened to announce the passing of a gi...
Sex and the City star, Willie Garson dies at 57
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Sex and the City star, Willie Garson dies at 57

Willie Garson, the actor best known for playing talent agent Stanford Blatch in Sex and the City, has died at the age of 57. A family member of Garson’s confirmed his death to Variety. But the cause was not immediately disclosed. “The ‘Sex and the City’ family has lost one of its own. Our amazing Willie Garson,” Michael Patrick King, the executive producer of “SATC” and “And Just Like That,” said in a statement. “His spirit and his dedication to his craft was present every day filming ‘And Just Like That.’ He was there — giving us his all — even while he was sick. His multitude of gifts as an actor and person will be missed by everyone. In this sad, dark moment we are comforted by our memory of his joy and light.” Mario Cantone, Garson’s on-screen partner on “Sex and the City,...
“By October you will know why I read law” Kanyo O. Kanayo says a “test” that will change the law and entertainment landscape will hit by the end of October
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“By October you will know why I read law” Kanyo O. Kanayo says a “test” that will change the law and entertainment landscape will hit by the end of October

Kanayo O.  Kanayo is celebrating the one year anniversary of his call to the Nigerian bar. The actor/lawyer took to Instagram to share photos of himself in his gown and wig while hinting at "a test" that will "hit" Nigerians come October. He hinted that this thing will "change the law and entertainment landscape" in the country and will make people understand why he returned to school to study law.
Actor, Odunlade Adekola, reacts to rumors he demands for sex from upcoming actresses
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Actor, Odunlade Adekola, reacts to rumors he demands for sex from upcoming actresses

Actor, Odunlade Adekola, has reacted to rumors that he demands sex from upcoming actresses. Recently there were allegations made against him that he insists on having sex with female actors who come to his production house for movie roles. Reacting to the allegation, Odunlade in a video posted on his Instagram page, challenged any actress who he has ever demanded sexual favors from in return for a role in any of his movies to come forward and speak her truth. He challenged his accusers to provide proof of the allegations levelled against him. The actor said he decided to address this because of other actresses who might have the intention of coming into the movie industry. Watch the video he shared below
Nick Cannon who already has 7 kids with four baby mamas, says he will have more kids if God wants it
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Nick Cannon who already has 7 kids with four baby mamas, says he will have more kids if God wants it

Actor and TV personality, Nick Cannon has revealed that he is open to having more kids if God permits it. The 40-year-old TV host who seems to be happy about reproducing, has already welcomed three children in quick succession this year with two different women. TMZ's photographer who met Nick and Jim Jones in Harlem, had asked if he's going to stop having kids now that he's had 7, including his son Zen and twins Zion and Zillion earlier this year. Responding to the question, Nick said he's got no problem welcoming more kids into the world, as long as it's part of God's plan. When asked his secret to being prodigious, he joked about opening his own "Cannon Sperm Bank." Nick's seven children include his first set of twins, son Moroccan and ...
I will make sure I kiss you before leaving Nollywood, RMD tells Sola Sobowale
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I will make sure I kiss you before leaving Nollywood, RMD tells Sola Sobowale

Veteran actor, Richard Mofe Damijo aka RMD has told his colleague, Sola Sobowale that he will make sure he kisses her before quitting Nollywood. He says for over three decades that they have portrayed the roles of married couples, he is yet to kiss the actress. The actor noted that it surprises him that despite all these years, they have never locked lips in front of a camera. RMD made this statement while he and Sobowale asked each other questions to promote the recently released series, The Return Of The King. A snippet of the interview was shared by Sobowale on her Instagram page. Detailing the first time they met in 1984, RMD told Sobowale, “We met about 37 years ago, in 1984, Surulere, at Tade Ogidan’s place. We have played husband and wife several times and it hit me t...
Rotimi and Vanessa Mdee are Expecting their first Child, share Maternity Photos
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Rotimi and Vanessa Mdee are Expecting their first Child, share Maternity Photos

Nigerian-American singer and actor, Rotimi is expecting his first child with fiancee and Tanzanian music star, Vanessa Mdee. In an exclusive interview with People, the couple revealed that they are expecting a baby boy. They said; "We are super excited to welcome our son. As first-time parents, everything about this experience has been a brand-new challenge. We love it." 33-year-old Vanessa said the pregnancy has been a "very smooth" journey so far. She said; "He's been so good to us. No real pain or symptoms. Some funny cravings and food aversions here and there. It's been much harder in these final weeks because he's preparing his arrival, but all in all we've been super blessed." Their maternity photos, taken by Leslie Andrews and shared exclusively with PEOPLE, featured m...
Chizzy Alichi infantilizes Zubby Michael after he Insulted her during Argument over a Woman being the “King of Boys”
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Chizzy Alichi infantilizes Zubby Michael after he Insulted her during Argument over a Woman being the “King of Boys”

  Chizzy Alichi and Zubby Michael threw punches at each other while arguing over a woman being the "King of Boys". It began when actor Zubby left a comment on a post, saying: "A woman can never be King of boys." Chizzy responded: "A woman can be anything and whatever she wants to be..." Zubby then resorted to insults, calling her a "local girl" who copies the white people. He also brought her husband into the matter and called Chizzy a mad person (ndi ala). The actress hit back, slamming Zubby. She also included his mother in her response. See below.
Crashed engagement: IK Ogbonna replies troll who Mocked his best friend, Alex Ekubo
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Crashed engagement: IK Ogbonna replies troll who Mocked his best friend, Alex Ekubo

Actor, IK Ogbonna, was quick to respond to an Instagram troll who mocked his colleague and close friend, Alex Ekubo, over his recent crashed engagement and wedding plans. Recall that Alex's fiancee, Fancy Acholonu, announced their break up recently. The former couple got engaged in May and had concluded plans to get married in November this year. However, the engagement was called off and Fancy confirmed it. Read here. Last weekend, Alex was in Cotonou where he bagged a doctorate degree from an institution. IK shared as photo of Alex, congratulating him on the doctorate degree. A troll decided to leave an unflattering comment on the post and IK wasn't having any of it. See their exchange below..
Actor Junior Pope Odonwodo responds after his colleague Onyi Alex said it’s a ‘sin’ for a broke man to declare love for her
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Actor Junior Pope Odonwodo responds after his colleague Onyi Alex said it’s a ‘sin’ for a broke man to declare love for her

Actor,  Junior Pope Odonwodo has reacted to actress Onyi Alex's statement that it's a sin for a broke man to say he loves her. The actress had taken to her Instagram Stories to say she doesn't want to be broke, which is why she works hard. She added that broke men should only "trip" for her from a distance because she doesn't want a "leech". Responding, Junior Pope said many rich men help broke women by setting them up then asked why women can't do same for men. He went on to say that "with a broke guy or girl with prospects, you can build an empire." See his post below.  
Broken engagement: Uche Maduagwu shades Alexx Ekubo
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Broken engagement: Uche Maduagwu shades Alexx Ekubo

Actor, Uche Maduagwu, has thrown a shade at his colleague, Alexx Ekubo, who recently suffered a relationship setback as he and his ex fiancé, Fancy Acholonu, called off their engagement. This came as a rude shock to all as preparations for their wedding were in top gear. Fancy however announced their break up in am Instagram post where she stated that everyone should be able to 'live their truth.' On Saturday, August 28, Alex bagged a doctorate degree from the Institut Supérieur de Communication et de Gestion in Benin Republic. Uche while reacting to Alex's latest achievement, opined that it is unwise of him to celebrate his honorary degree since his relationship just packed up. See his post below...
Broken engagement: Uche Maduagwu shades Alexx Ekubo
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Broken engagement: Uche Maduagwu shades Alexx Ekubo

Actor, Uche Maduagwu, has thrown a shade at his colleague, Alexx Ekubo, who recently suffered a relationship setback as he and his ex fiancé, Fancy Acholonu, called off their engagement.   This came as a rude shock to all as preparations for their wedding were in top gear. Fancy however announced their break up in am Instagram post where she stated that everyone should be able to 'live their truth.'   On Saturday, August 28, Alex bagged a doctorate degree from the Institut Supérieur de Communication et de Gestion in Benin Republic.   Uche while reacting to Alex's latest achievement, opined that it is unwise of him to celebrate his honorary degree since his relationship just packed up.   See his post below...
‘It is important that everyone lives in their truth’ – Fancy Acholonu confirms her relationship with Alexx Ekubo has ended and that their wedding has been called off
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‘It is important that everyone lives in their truth’ – Fancy Acholonu confirms her relationship with Alexx Ekubo has ended and that their wedding has been called off

  Model, Fancy Acholonu, has confirmed the end of her relationship with actor Alex Ekubbo as well as the end of their wedding plans. The couple who dated for a while got engaged in May this year and had scheduled their wedding for towards the end of the year. However, the couple raised eyebrows when they unfollowed each other on social media and even deleted photos of themselves on their pages. This evening, Fancy released a statement confirming they have gone their separate ways. According to her, she made the best decision for herself and also believes it is important everyone lives in their truth. See her statement below
Mel B, 44, seen out with Rumoured beau Rory McPhee, 31, for the first time since reports emerged that they are dating
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Mel B, 44, seen out with Rumoured beau Rory McPhee, 31, for the first time since reports emerged that they are dating

Mel B was spotted taking a walk with her hairdresser, Rory McPhee, who she's rumoured to be dating. The Spice Girl, 44, and the stylist, 31, were spotted on Wednesday, August 25, for the first time since rumours began swirling that they are an item. They were seen strolling in Leeds with Mel's new guard dog, a Rottweiler, on a lead. Rory held the Rottweiler while Mel walked alongside him, carrying her other dog, a Yorkshire Terrier. They were joined on their walk by two staff members from the company Total K9, who provide guard dogs and dog training. In 2019 news emerged that Mel had enjoyed a string of dates with handsome hairdresser Rory and in May this year she hinted that she had found love. They are said to have been dating "on and off for the past two ye...
‘I prayed and you came” Tobi Bakare, gushes over his bride-to-be as he shares more pre-wedding photos
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‘I prayed and you came” Tobi Bakare, gushes over his bride-to-be as he shares more pre-wedding photos

Actor and TV host, Tobi Bakare, has shared more photos from his pre-wedding shoot. The former BBNaija 'Double Trouble' housemate who is set to get hitched, posted the photos on his Instagram page and expressed how happy he is to be getting married. According to him, he prayed and his fiancée came into his life. ''It's so beautiful to love and be loved... Unconditionally She thinks/knows I'm a stubborn great guy. Enroute, but not yet at the best version of me. Still learning and growing in life. But this woman right here chose to love and be with me through the whole journey. I prayed and you came. You are Here! Hence I know I'm blessed. I'm forever happy because it only gets better''
Spartacus” Actor Francis ‘Frankie’ Mossman Dies At 33
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Spartacus” Actor Francis ‘Frankie’ Mossman Dies At 33

“Spartacus” Actor Francis ‘Frankie’ Mossman Dies At 33… New Zealand-born actor Francis Mossman, who portrayed Vitus in the US television series Spartacus: Vengeance, has died. He was 33-year-old. Mossman died at his home in Sydney, Australia, on Saturday, his family wrote in a GoFundMe campaign to cover his funeral costs. The family is hoping to transport his body back to New Zealand to be buried. In a statement, Mossman’s agent wrote: “It is with deep sadness that we report the passing of Francis Mossman. Francis has been part of the KR Actors whānau for many years and was well-loved in the industry and by his peers.” “Whānau” is a Maori word that translates to “extended family”. The message added: “Always a ray of light and a well of positivity and fun, Francis will be gr...
Sean Lock is dead, Chelsea react
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Sean Lock is dead, Chelsea react

English comedian and actor, Sean Lock, is dead. Lock, who died at the age of 58, had been suffering from cancer. The former 8 Out of 10 Cats star was a regular panelist on TV shows including Have I Got News For You, Would I Lie To You? and QI. Reacting, Chelsea, in a tweet via their Twitter handle on Wednesday, described Lock as a ‘much-loved comedian’. The UEFA Champions League winners also sent their condolences to Lock’s family and friends. “Everyone at Chelsea FC is saddened to learn of the passing of Sean Lock,” Chelsea’s tweet read. “Sean was a much-loved comedian, fan of the Blues and a regular at Stamford Bridge. We send our deepest condolences to his family and friends.” One of Lock’s first professional TV appearances was in 1993, starring alon...
Nkechi Blessing reacts to the striking resemblance between her mum and actor Osita Iheme
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Nkechi Blessing reacts to the striking resemblance between her mum and actor Osita Iheme

Nollywood actress, Nkechi Blessing has reacted to the striking resemblance of her colleague, Osita Iheme, and her mother. Nkechi Blessing’s mum posed for a photo with the actor after she met the movie star. While reacting, she was marveled over the striking resemblance between the two. Sharing the photo on her Instagram page, Nkechi wrote; ”The oda day my mum met her Fav actor🤣 She took this picture and sent to me..And I was like ahn ahn why una come Resemble like this😳 Tag the actor…He happens to be my neighbor tho👏”
Timini ex-girlfriend Calls him out, says he Targets Young girls
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Timini ex-girlfriend Calls him out, says he Targets Young girls

A lady identified as Lydia, who identified herself as an ex-girlfriend to actor Timini, has called him out for being a predator and manipulator. Taking to Twitter Lydia alleged that the actor is a pervert who takes advantage of young girls. Part of her tweets read ; Timini Egbuson you are a predator, you’re a cradle snatcher, you’re a pervert and an all round terrible person. Meeting this man I had no clue of his sexual past or who he had been involved with, didn’t know anyone from his social circle. And now I know that is also intentional. When he told me he’d make an exception for me despite how young I was (and I was like 19) I actually believe that and thought ‘wow he must really like me’, to any one that is in a similar situation with any man LMAO girl you’re n...
Yul Edochie hails his Daughter as she Scores 241 in JAMB
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Yul Edochie hails his Daughter as she Scores 241 in JAMB

  Yul Edochie has revealed that his daughter, Danielle, scored 241 in the JAMB examination she sat for. The actor congratulated his only daughter on Instagram and told the teenager that he and her mum are proud of her. promised that if she does well in the WAEC exams, he will surprise her with a gift.
“You’re a cradle snatcher, a pervert, a predator,” Timini Egbuson’s ex-girlfriend calls him out as she warns 18/19 year olds not to date much older men
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“You’re a cradle snatcher, a pervert, a predator,” Timini Egbuson’s ex-girlfriend calls him out as she warns 18/19 year olds not to date much older men

Actor Timini Egbuson's ex-girlfriend has called him out on Twitter, accusing him of targeting naive teenage girls for relationships and sleeping with "everything breathing in Lagos and Abuja."   Recall that actor Timini and Lydia Balogun went viral last year when it was revealed that the then 32-year-old actor was dating a 19-year-old woman.   This led to a debate as people questioned if it's appropriate, considering their age difference     Lydia has now claimed Timini goes after young naive girls, adding that he is currently seeing an 18-year-old Babcock University student.   She called Timini a predator, cradle snatcher, pervert and an "all round terrible person."   She said she was warned at the time but didn't know any...
Beyonce reveals her struggles with insomnia as she balances being a mum and superstar entertainer
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Beyonce reveals her struggles with insomnia as she balances being a mum and superstar entertainer

Superstar singer, actor, performer and producer, Beyonce Knowles Carter, has confessed to feeling ‘pressure’ as she juggles her career with being a wife and mother. She revealed she is struggling with insomnia after being on the road for so many years doing tours admitting it isn't easy coping with the ‘pressure’ of being a globally famous superstar, businesswoman and mum-of-three. Asked by Harper’s Bazaar how she looks after herself amid her incredibly hectic lifestyle, the 39-year-old said: ‘I think like many women, I have felt the pressure of being the backbone of my family and my company and didn’t realize how much that takes a toll on my mental and physical well-being ‘I have not always made myself a priority. I’ve personally struggled with insomnia from touring fo...
‘You can be whatever you want to be’ has led many to their untimely death – Actor Williams Uchemba
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‘You can be whatever you want to be’ has led many to their untimely death – Actor Williams Uchemba

Actor, Williams Uchemba, believes that the phrase 'You can be whatever you want to be' has led many to their untimely death, frustration and hopelessness. In a piece shared on his social media handle, the actor averred that people should pursue to become what God wants them to be and not what they want to be. He wrote; ''One of the biggest lies I believed all my life, and till date still see people make the same mistake, is the lie that YOU CAN BE WHATEVER YOU WANT TO BE. This sentence has led so many people to their untimely death, frustration and hopelessness. Imagine telling a sofa you can be a fridge or a fridge you can be a bed if you believe. Before the manufacturer of the sofa even started manufacturing it, he already knew the purpose of the sofa and the problem it would ...
Nollywood actor, Rich Oganiru, dies
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Nollywood actor, Rich Oganiru, dies

Nollywood actor, Rich Oganiru, has passed on. The actor reportedly died on Tuesday, August 10, 2021 after being ill for months. Only two weeks ago, a video of Rich Oganiru lying in his sick bed and begging for financial assistance was shared online. "Please, everyone should reach out before he dies," the caption on the post reads. Unfortunately,  Rich didn't survive. A friend announced his death on Facebook. Back in 2012, the Nollywood actor, who starred in numerous movies, was arrested for allegedly murdering his wife. According to news reports at the time, Oganiru was arrested following a petition by family and relations of his late wife who claimed that she was poisoned by the actor so that he could acquire her wealth. Mr Oganiru has maintaine...
Rihanna is officially a billionaire, Forbes says 
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Rihanna is officially a billionaire, Forbes says 

Rihanna is officially a billionaire, and also the wealthiest female musician in the world. According to Forbes, Rihanna is now worth $1.7 billion (£1.2 billion), primarily thanks to the value of her industry-shaking cosmetics brand Fenty Beauty, which is estimated to be worth $1.4 billion. Rihanna has also earned the rest of her fortune from her lingerie company, Savage x Fenty, which is reportedly valued at $270m (£193m), and from her earnings as a musician and actor. Fenty Beauty was reportedly racking in $550 million during its first calendar year in 2018, beating out other celebrity lines like Kylie Jenner’s Kylie Cosmetics and Kim Kardashian West’s KKW Beauty. Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty line has also proven to be a success, raising $115 million in funding this past Febru...
“After 20 Years we did it” Actor, John Corbett reveals he secretly married his girlfriend of 20 years, Bo Derek, Eight months ago
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“After 20 Years we did it” Actor, John Corbett reveals he secretly married his girlfriend of 20 years, Bo Derek, Eight months ago

John Corbett and longtime girlfriend Bo Derek secretly got married last year. The actor, 60, shared the news while on The Talk on Tuesday, August 3. He said that he has already wed the 64-year-old actress who is best known as the exotic beach beauty from the 1979 film 10. "Around Christmas time, we got married. Bo and I got married," Corbett said. "We got married, and this is probably the first time – we’re pretty private people, we didn’t make an announcement," added the actor. "All our friends and family knew. But this is the first time either one of us have said something publicly about it, because really we haven’t had the opportunity. "After 20 years we decided to get married. We didn’t want 2020 to be that thing that everyone looks back at and hated… let’s...
Veteran actor, Adebayo Salami aka Oga Bello loses mum
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Veteran actor, Adebayo Salami aka Oga Bello loses mum

Popular Nollywood actor, Adebayo Salami aka ‘Oga Bello’ has lost his aged mum, Alhaja Aishat Ayoka AbdulKareem. The actor and producer who announced her passing away on social media, said she died in the early hours of today Tuesday, August 3 in Ilorin, Kwara State. ''From Allah we all came, To Him we shall all return “ It is with a heart of thanksgiving and calm reflection that I announce the passing away of my most beloved mother. She was called to glory few hours ago. She will be buried today by 2pm at Bello's compound pakata roundabout Ilorin. Details of Fidau shall be communicated later. Please put my late mother and the family in your prayers at this period. May Allah grant my precious jewel Aljannah Firdaos. Sleep well my mother, Alhaja Aishat Ayoka AbdulKareem.''...
Actor Noel Clarke quits his TV production company after 20 women accused him of sexual misconduct
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Actor Noel Clarke quits his TV production company after 20 women accused him of sexual misconduct

Actor Noel Clarke has quit his TV production company, Unstoppable Film, and TV, following accusations of sexual misconduct from more than 20 women. Clarke and Maza co-founded the company in 2012 after securing investment from TV production and distribution firm All3Media in 2018. They were both subsequently suspended by All3 in April this year after UK newspaper The Guardian published an extensive investigation in which more than 20 women accused Clarke of sexual misconduct. The Guardian’s investigation saw the women who have worked with Clarke in a professional setting come forward, all of whom made an array of allegations against the “Bulletproof” star, including sexual harassment, unwanted touching or groping, sexually inappropriate behaviour and comments on set, professional ...
South African actor and filmmaker, Shona Ferguson, dies at 47
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South African actor and filmmaker, Shona Ferguson, dies at 47

South African actor and filmmaker, Shona Ferguson, dies at 47 South African actor and filmmaker, Shona Ferguson is dead. Ferguson died on Friday due to COVID-19 related complications. Ferguson was married to actress and producer Connie Ferguson. The Botswana-born Ferguson has acted in a number of productions including The Queen and The Kings of Joburg on Netflix.

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