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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...
BBNaija: ”What Pushed me was that a Lot of People from the North haven’t really been Represented on the Show”- Yousef
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BBNaija: ”What Pushed me was that a Lot of People from the North haven’t really been Represented on the Show”- Yousef

Recently evicted 'Big Brother Naija ''Shine Ya Eye'' housemate, Yousef, said he came on the show to represent the Northern region. According to him, a lot of people from the North haven't been represented on the show and he, an indigene of Plateau state, wanted to make history in the entertainment industry. “What pushed me was that a lot of people from the North haven’t really been represented in the show. So I just wanted to make history in the entertainment industry. I wanted it as much as possible. I just wanted to make history. I just wanted to go to BBNaija as it’s the biggest platform for any youth out there. It was going to change my life and at that moment, things were not going well at home. I was just looking for that dream. I think a lot of people started watching...
I’m Hoping my Next Relationship is not Somebody in the Industry – Actress, Jennifer Aniston says
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I’m Hoping my Next Relationship is not Somebody in the Industry – Actress, Jennifer Aniston says

Hollywood actress, Jennifer Aniston says she wishes her next relationship is somebody from the acting or entertainment industry. Aniston, who was formerly married to fellow actors Brad Pitt and Justin Theroux, told People in June that she has no desire to be on a dating app just because of a relationship. "I'm going to just stick to the normal ways of dating," she said. "Having someone ask you out. That's the way I would prefer it." But in a new interview with People TV on Tuesday, September 14, "The Morning Show" star talked about whether relationships between non-celebs and celebs could work. "Absolutely. I mean, it's happened," Aniston said. "That's what I'm sort of hoping for is not necessarily somebody in the industry itself." She also laughed off dating rumor...
”I didn’t have sex with Tega. I Kissed and Romanced but there was no Penetration” – BBNaija’s Boma says
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”I didn’t have sex with Tega. I Kissed and Romanced but there was no Penetration” – BBNaija’s Boma says

BBNaija star, Boma Akpore, has denied claims he had sex with his married former housemate, Tega. Boma and Tega have received backlash from Nigerians for their amorous relationship since they were evicted from the show a week ago. Boma Akpore, had said that upon leaving the competition last Sunday, he got a lot of hate comments from Nigerians. According to him, he had to be spirited out of his hotel by 2am to escape people who had laid siege on him. In a recent interview with Punch, Boma said “Some people have been calling my family members to threaten me. When I first got out of the house, it was 100 percent hatred (for me). But now, people are starting to show me love. I didn’t have sex with Tega. I kissed and romanced but there was no penetration. I l...
I Love nice-looking, Brilliant Women – Omoh
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I Love nice-looking, Brilliant Women – Omoh

Academica Clinceni of Romania midfielder Michael Omoh, talks about life off the pitch, love for entertainment industry, growing up in Warri and many more in this interview with JOHNNY EDWARD Were your parents against you playing football? My parents were in full support of me playing football, especially my mother. My dad had doubts initially when I first started but later allowed me to follow the path I chose.  When was the first time you started wearing boots and did they fit on? I can’t really remember the age when I first wore a pair of boots back then, but I was really young. It was my elder brother that got me my first pair of boots and it was a blue Nike boot. It felt strange wearing them at first because I was used to playing football with my bare feet. When I b...
Stop using me to console yourself that I reduced my age – BBNaija’s Eriata Ese Warns those Doubting her Age
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Stop using me to console yourself that I reduced my age – BBNaija’s Eriata Ese Warns those Doubting her Age

Big Brother Naija star, Eriata Ese has warned those doubting her age to keep it to themselves as she didn't ask "nature to make her look older". Recounting how people doubted her age while still in secondary school and university, Ese disclosed that her age has been questioned in the Nigerian entertainment industry for the past 7 years. Revealing that she was born in 1993, she reiterated that it is not her fault that she looks older and acts older. Ese wrote;   To whom it may concern! Stop using me to console yourself that I reduced my age, it’s fine not to believe but please keep it to yourself, I am not interested in your opinion, I didn’t create myself and I didn’t ask nature to make me look older Stop age shaming people See her posts below...   ...
“Which one between 44 and Sultan lived a violent life?” Shade Ladipo is called out for her statement while juxtaposing the lives of late Obama DMW and Sound Sultan
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“Which one between 44 and Sultan lived a violent life?” Shade Ladipo is called out for her statement while juxtaposing the lives of late Obama DMW and Sound Sultan

Shade Ladipo has been called out for a controversial post she made while reacting to the death of Obama DMW and Sound Sultan. Davido's aide, Habeeb Uthman, better known as Obama DMW, died on June 29. While those in the entertainment industry were mourning him, singer Olanrewaju Fasasi, better known as Sound Sultan, died on July 11. Shade Ladipo, a Nigerian media personality who has now emigrated to Canada, took to her Instagram Stories to mull over the death of both men. While juxtaposing the lives of both men, she insinuated that one of the men was violent while the other lived the best life, then added that, whether a hero or a villain, death comes for everyone. Instagram users have left comments, calling her out, and asking her which of the men was violent and which ...
Singer, Peter Okoye, bags honorary doctorate degree from Escae-Benin University, Benin Republic
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Singer, Peter Okoye, bags honorary doctorate degree from Escae-Benin University, Benin Republic

Singer, Peter Okoye, has bagged a honorary doctorate degree of Arts from the Escae-Benin University in Benin Republic. He shared the news on his IG page. Congrats to him! ''Dear Team P! It’s a great honor to be decorated by a distinguished educational institution, Who have recognized my contribution to Dance and Music as well as my support for the youth in the entertainment industry. Thanks you @escaeakpakpacampus @escaeunibenin for this honor “- Dr(Hon) Peter Obumneme Okoye Aka Dr Mr P”''he wrote
Shona Ferguson opens up about Hollywood exec telling him that he wouldn’t make it as an actor
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Shona Ferguson opens up about Hollywood exec telling him that he wouldn’t make it as an actor

He may be one of the most successful producers and actors in the country, but Shona Ferguson was not without naysayers who told him he would not make it in the entertainment industry. The Ferguson Films boss took to Twitter on Tuesday to open up about some of the difficulties he faced in the early stages of his career. He said some of the people who discouraged him were fellow actors who said he did not have real talent. Some of them are now on his payroll at Ferguson Films. “I don’t hold grudges the same way I don’t listen to anybody’s opinion about my life,” he tweeted. Shona also recounted how he had tried his luck in Hollywood, where he was apparently asked if he had a backup plan because his acting career was not going to work out. “17 years ago a Hollywood producer...
IBB Was my Boyfriend – Kannywood Actress, Ummi Ibrahim aka ‘Ummi Zee Zee’ Claims
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IBB Was my Boyfriend – Kannywood Actress, Ummi Ibrahim aka ‘Ummi Zee Zee’ Claims

Kannywood actress, Ummi Ibrahim popularly known as Ummi Zee Zee has confirmed rumour of dating former Military Head of State, Ibrahim Babangida (IBB). Zee Zee who confirmed this in Daily Trust’s Weekend Magazine, said she has however broken up with IBB. She told the publication; “Former Head of State General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida was my boyfriend then but not anymore. “However, we are presently friends and we respect each other. Currently, I have a boyfriend who is not in the entertainment industry and we are planning to get married, God willing.” The former head of state lost his wife, Maryam in 2009 and he has not remarried since then. Prior to the claim, there had been social media reports that the actress was in a relationship with the former Head of State.
Davido reacts to Observation that his Colleagues Refused to Praise him on his 10th Anniversary in the Entertainment industry
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Davido reacts to Observation that his Colleagues Refused to Praise him on his 10th Anniversary in the Entertainment industry

Davido recently celebrated his 10th anniversary in the entertainment industry and it was marked online, with people congratulating him. However, a Twitter user pointed out that most of those celebrating and praising Davido on his 10th anniversary are fans and not colleagues. The Twitter user wrote: "most of the praises Davido got for his 10 years anniversary came from his fans.. his colleagues out there acting all blind and shii." Apparently, Davido agrees with this and he responded: "Nah today ? Lol"
You’re Not A Superstar If Everybody Likes You – Fireboy DML Says
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You’re Not A Superstar If Everybody Likes You – Fireboy DML Says

Singer Fireboy DML has informed his colleagues that they are not superstars if everyone likes you in the entertainment industry. According to Fireboy DML, one can not call himself or herself a superstar if everyone likes you as some people have to dislike you at some point in time for you to become a superstar or someone great as you want. Fireboy DML reminding his colleagues of what the bible said about being loved by everyone said you aren’t a real superstar if everyone likes you in the industry as no one will tell you the truth when you are going wrong. Fireboy DML’s post is telling us that at least some people must dislike you in the industry to make you a real superstar as if everyone loves or likes you doesn’t make you a real superstar as you can’t be corrected when you ...
Baba Ijesha rape saga: ‘Davido was accused of murder and I never attacked him for it. Toke Makinwa should rearrange her background’ – Actor Yomi Fabiyi fires back
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Baba Ijesha rape saga: ‘Davido was accused of murder and I never attacked him for it. Toke Makinwa should rearrange her background’ – Actor Yomi Fabiyi fires back

Actor Yomi Fabiyi has fired back at singer Davido and media personality Toke Makinwa, after they called him out over his comment on actor Baba Ijesha's rape saga involving a minor. Recall that while Davido called Fabiyi a "bitch", Toke Makinwa described him as a "disgrace" for asking for the CCTV footage of the minor being reportedly molested by the actor to be released even after it was said that Baba Ijesha confessed to the crime. Firing back at Toke Makinwa, Yomi Fabiyi accused her of assuming a 'god figure' and using social media clout to attack his integrity as a figure in the entertainment industry. The actor who stated that he may not cross paths with Toke Makinwa till he passes out, asked her to rearrange her background and ensure that she finds out the truth. Also tak...
Modiehi Thulo’s Message To Birthday Girl ‘Boity’
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Modiehi Thulo’s Message To Birthday Girl ‘Boity’

Today marks the birthday of one of the sweetest and most-loved stars in the South African entertainment industry Boity Thulo – she turns 31-years-old. Her beloved mother, Modiehi Thulo took to Instagram to pen a heartfelt message to her daughter which had us in our feels. “Happy Blessed and Blissful Birthday to this little Queen of my heart. May this day be nothing short of all the joy in the world, the most amazing love, warmth, embrace and care. You deserve every ounce of happiness today and always. I love you ngwanake Boity,” she shared. Boity's rumoured Bae also wished her a happy birthday and shares some snaps we've never seen before. Boity has always been a firm believer in manifestation and so far it’s worked wonders for her. Sharing her plans for the rest of the...
Reopen cinemas, Falz, others beg FG
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Reopen cinemas, Falz, others beg FG

Ace rapper, Folarin Falana, popularly known as Falz, has called on the Federal Government to reopen the entertainment industry. The son of human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, made this known in a string of tweets on Monday shortly after the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, announced August 29 as the reopening date for international flights. Like most public places, cinemas and other recreational outlets were shut in March to curtail the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. But while some public places like markets, banks, airports, amongst others have been allowed to reopen, cinemas, beaches and other places of relaxation remain closed. Reacting, Falz wrote, “Restaurants have reopened, airlines have been operating, places of worship have also been permitted to reopen. Let’s...
Jimmy Johnson ‘Okoro’ is Dead
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Jimmy Johnson ‘Okoro’ is Dead

Veteran actor Jimmy Johnson aka Okoro of “The Village Headmaster” is dead, the ace actor died at the age of 80 after a brief illness. Veteran actor, Jimmy Johnson, known for his character as “Okoro” in the NTA TV Series, “The village headmaster”, passed away this morning after a brief illness at Garki Hospital, Abuja. The entertainment industry in particular has experienced the loss of a number of great talents, and this is coming after the death of Nollywood actor, Ukwak Asuquo, who was famous for playing Boniface in The Village Headmaster. He died in April, 2020. Ukwak Asuquo’s character on the rest series kept people glued to their TV for more than two decades in the last century. His demise was announced by the Public Relations Officer of the Actors’ Guild of Nigeria (A...
Nollywood Actress, Omotola Jalade Express Her Regret In Entertainment Industry
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Nollywood Actress, Omotola Jalade Express Her Regret In Entertainment Industry

Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has looked back on her 25 years journey in the entertainment industry by recounting on her only regret. Speaking during a recent interview, the screen diva pointed out that her only regret is not harnessing her musical potentials. She said: “When I look back sometimes, I feel a little bit upset myself that I allowed my music career to die down to the point where it did, that I did not do more with it. Because you know when you are coming from a place in the film career where I was on top of my game. “I came out with my music and I got a lot of criticism at first. To some extent, I allowed it to get into my head even though it did not rock my call. I kind of allowed myself to just let it go and face other things. And in hindsight, I ...
A Summary Top Stories In The Entertainment Industry In Nigeria For The Week
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A Summary Top Stories In The Entertainment Industry In Nigeria For The Week

These are some major entertainment news in Nigeria which cut across music,comedy, movies to mention but a few from April 26 2020 to May 2, 2020. On Sunday April 26 2020, former Big Brother Nigeria 2019 housemates Mercy Eke the winner of the competition and Ike premiered their ‘Mercy &Ike show’ on Africa Magic showcase. Still on Sunday,Senator Comedian and Charles Inojie had the’Lockdown comedy show’ on Instagram live. However, on Monday April 27 2020 Prince Odi Okojie debunked the rumours that her wife star actress Mercy Johnson Okojie has put to bed. Still on Monday Comedienne Real Warri Pikin and husband Ike celebrated seven years as a happy couple. Moreso,on Tuesday April 28, ace comedian Gbenga Adeyinka on his Laffmattaz Legend series hosted pioneer hiphop music artist...
Singer, 2baba’s N10 Million Donation Grabs Buhari’s Attention
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Singer, 2baba’s N10 Million Donation Grabs Buhari’s Attention

Veteran musician, Innoncent Idibia has drawn the attention of President Buhari with his generous donation of N10 million naira to government to help combat the highly infectious COVID 19 virus. President Buhari singled out the singer for commendation in the entertainment industry. The unprecedented donation makes the singer the current biggest donor from the creative industry in the fight to contain the infectious COVID !9. As of Monday, Nigeria announced its 131 case which according to experts signifies a tipping point as fear heightens of a community transmission among Nigerians following the closure of both land and air border into the country. Few days ago, 2baba announced donation of the some of N10 million in collaboration with alcohol brand, Trophy Extra Special Stout t...
Harvey Weinstein Found Guilty of Criminal Sexual Assault and Rape. Faces up to 25 Years in Prison
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Harvey Weinstein Found Guilty of Criminal Sexual Assault and Rape. Faces up to 25 Years in Prison

Disgraced top Hollywood TV Producer and filmmaker Harvey Weinstein whose sexual abuse of aspiring young female actors sparked the #MeToo movement, has been found guilty of third degree rape and a criminal sexual act and faces up to 25 years in prison after being convicted by a New York Supreme court Jury on Monday afternoon Feb. 24th. Weinstein was convicted for sexually assaulting former production assistant Mimi Haleyi in 2006 and raping aspiring actress Jessica Mann in 2013 but acquitted of three serious charges of being a serial sexual predator which would have given him a life time imprisonment sentence. The jury of of seven men and five women found Weinstein guilty of a criminal sex act in the first degree for forcing oral sex on former Project Runway production ass...
Photos and Videos From Adesua Etomi’s Birthday Party
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Photos and Videos From Adesua Etomi’s Birthday Party

Nollywood actress, Adesua Etomi turned a year older yesterday and she held a black-themed birthday party to celebrate her new age. The actress' birthday party was attended by her husband, Banky W and some of her colleagues in the entertainment industry. Here are photos and videos from the event below;
Lady Zamar Goes On A Rant After Claims She Is Replaced By Sha Sha
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Lady Zamar Goes On A Rant After Claims She Is Replaced By Sha Sha

New Amapiano sensation Sha Sha is on every ones playlist and her soothing voice has been praised. She has worked with industry greats such as DJ Maphorisa, Kabza De Small, Samthing Soweto and MFR Souls - just to name a few. In an industry where male musicians and rappers are accepted as a collective, many people still see it fitting to pit women against each other, suggesting that they cannot co-exist and be at the top together. One woman who has been targeted is Lady Zamar when a social media user commented saying that she has been replaced by Sha Sha - the same way she supposedly 'replaced' Bucie. Zamar has had a healthy career and continues to excel in her craft and believes that there is room for everyone to co-exist. However people do not seem to think so. Her rant did n...
“We All Know The Entertainment Industry Is Now Soaked In Tribalism” – Etcetera Responds As Emma Ugolee Asks Why
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“We All Know The Entertainment Industry Is Now Soaked In Tribalism” – Etcetera Responds As Emma Ugolee Asks Why

Media personality, Emma Ugolee and singer Etcetera have started a conversation about tribalism in the Nigerian entertainment industry after they claimed that most of the top artists are from the Southwest, despite the fact that there are artists from other parts of Nigeria doing great music. Emma wrote; Nigerias music treasure is so vast and rich. Great musical tradition from Victor Olaiya, Rex Lawson, Ebenezer Obey, Oliver De Coque, Osita Osadebe, Peacocks international, Oriental brothers before you even talk about Fela, Sonny Okosun, Ksa, Nelly Uchendu, Onyeka, Ras Kimono, Mandators and so many others, the Nigerian discography is rich and varied with a lot of unique genres, it’s a national treasure says my friend Obi Asika _ Without any intention to stir up a hornet’s nest, thi...
Boity reveals what fans can expect from her new reality show
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Boity reveals what fans can expect from her new reality show

South African Media personality and rapper Boity Thulo is about to let fans into her world. The star scored a new reality show on BET Africa, "Boity: Own Your Throne". The show will centre around Boity and the moves she is making in the entertainment industry, as well as her relationship with her mother and friends. Speaking on how her new show came about, Boity said that Viacom and Red Pepper approached her. “When I was first approached to do a reality show I said no and I was very sure of my answer but then the channel and production company were really convincing and after thinking about it for a month I decided to say yes”, she said. She is no stranger to the camera, having them follow you around all day is a different ball game and the star did have her reservations at fi...
I Was Born An Actor, Politician – Dino Melaye
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I Was Born An Actor, Politician – Dino Melaye

A former chairman, Senate Committee on the Federal Capital Territory, Dino Melaye, has said he was born an actor and a politician. Melaye made the claim in an interview with journalists in Abuja during the premiere of a movie titled, ‘Lemonade, written by Joy Idoko and produced by 100% Joy Media Productions, where he featured prominently. He also explained that he participated in acting “to send a message to Nigerians”, ameliorate problems and “get Nigeria out of the cocoon.” While calling on the government to create laws that would promote entertainment in Nigeria, Melaye said he participated in the movie “to send a message to Nigerians, to ameliorate our problems and to get Nigeria out of the cocoon will be a very strong way to correct the ills in the society.” He said, “I ...
Shock As Popular Singer Lands In Jail For Sharing Sex Video
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Shock As Popular Singer Lands In Jail For Sharing Sex Video

A South Korean court sentenced a popular K-pop musician to six years in prison on Friday for raping a woman and distributing a video capturing the act in a case that drew attention to the darker side of the country’s lucrative entertainment industry. Jung Joon-young, 30, was arrested in March. Choi Jong-hoon, 30, a former member of South Korean boy band FT Island, was also sentenced to five years in prison for the rape of the woman. Both were members of online chat groups that shared secret sex tapes and made jokes about drugging and raping women, the Seoul Central District Court said. Jung’s conviction also includes the illegal distribution of other videos he took secretly while having sex with women. The identities of the victims were suppressed to protect their privacy. T...
Nigerian Government To Inject N50 Billion Into Entertainment Industry –  Lai Mohammed
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Nigerian Government To Inject N50 Billion Into Entertainment Industry – Lai Mohammed

Federal government intends to inject N50 billion into the creative industry as its role in making sure the industry survives, according to Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture. The Minister disclosed this at the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos on Sunday. Mohammed also said government was set to commercialise the creative industry in Nigeria. He said government knew that a lot went into the making of an industry and as such, it had resolved to prioritise commercialisation of the creative industry. “A lot goes into making an industry; from the creative industry to the artiste, the managers, platforms, sponsors, agents, marketers, investors and award concerts like this. “As we move into 2020, the succe...
Wizkid’s First Baby Mama, Shola Shows ‘Yummy Mummy’ Dubai Look
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Wizkid’s First Baby Mama, Shola Shows ‘Yummy Mummy’ Dubai Look

Since the whole entertainment industry has relocated to Dubai, fashion designer, Shola Ogudugu decided to join the crew and was amazing dressed up for it. She turned up for the All white Dubai welcome party in ravishing style displaying ample skin in a raunchy rig which left her date for the night totally flabbergasted.
“Stop Living Fake Lives” – Rapper Vector Tells Colleagues
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“Stop Living Fake Lives” – Rapper Vector Tells Colleagues

Popular rapper, Vector has taken to his Twitter page to advise his colleagues in the entertainment industry to stop living fake lives. The rapper advised his colleagues to be honest with themselves by not portraying themselves as rich when they do not have. Vector advised them to accept their reality and build themselves up from there. Read what he tweeted below:-
A Female Fan Once Stripped On My Instagram Video – Slimcase
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A Female Fan Once Stripped On My Instagram Video – Slimcase

Popular artiste, Oluwafemi Oko-Eko, popularly known as Slimcase, has had different experiences with fans ever since he came into the limelight. Recalling some of the weird moments in a chat with SATURDAY BEATS, the ‘Azaman’ singer said a female fan once stripped on his Instagram live video. He stated, “A female fan stripped on my live video. I had to end the video call.” The singer, who struggled to gain recognition on the music scene years back, before seeming to hit the jackpot last year, lamented that street music had yet to gain recognition outside Nigeria. He added, “Street music is obviously well appreciated in Nigeria, but it is underrated in the western world due to the obvious language barrier.” Slimcase, who is set to release his debut album in January 2020, also ins...
I’ll Like To Work With Beyonce – Nigerian Rapper Cherry Entafield
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I’ll Like To Work With Beyonce – Nigerian Rapper Cherry Entafield

You call her controversial rapper, we call her sexy rapper. Cherry Entafield had a one on one chat with Owolabi Marcus of mycelebrityandi.com and she revealed her challenges, inspiration and her journey in the entertainment industry. Read exerpt below... Tell us your real name and your nick name My real name is cherry Ozalor and my nick name Cherry Entafield Tell us about yourself and where you are from? I am from Enugu though, I schooled in Ibadan, I did my university education in Ibadan. I now live in Lagos. I am a rapper, a dentist turned rapper. I have been doing music for a while because i have been hosting shows while I was in school, but when I graduated, I didn’t have enough money to continue the show, and the things I was getting for free like publicity and venues at a ...
I saw indecency in public space and I reacted – Belinda Effah speaks on criticizing Tekno’s video
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I saw indecency in public space and I reacted – Belinda Effah speaks on criticizing Tekno’s video

Belinda Effah while making a clarification on why she called out Tekno over his 'Lekki semi-nude girls' video, said she saw indecency in the public space and reacted not knowing who created the nuisance.   Also reacting to the backlash she faced after passing off her criticism on social media, the Nollywood actress stated that she wasn’t attacking anyone but was only voicing her disappointment.   “Honestly, no one is perfect but we should strive to lead exemplary lives. I saw indecency in the public space and I reacted, not knowing who created the nuisance. I wasn’t attacking anyone but just voicing my disappointment. It’s the same attitude we carry into our everyday life; not caring about the other person. "We just do things because we can. I don’t have anything ...
A Few Successful People Have Stabbed Me In The Back – Mo Abudu
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A Few Successful People Have Stabbed Me In The Back – Mo Abudu

Mo Abudu shared a motivational post on her Instagram page on how to stay focused when irrelevant people stab you in the back as you journey to your success in life. In her post, the successful media mogul revealed how some irrelevant persons and some perceived successful people have stabbed her in the back as she made her mark in the media and entertainment industry. Read her post below A good friend of mine shared this African proverb with me yesterday and it made so much sense. “it’s not every dog that barks in the market that you answer”. Just to say that as we are on this journey called life, and as we build, as we start to see and experience some level of success, all sorts of people will come after you. They will even say all sorts, do all sorts, but don’t get distracted. Some ...
More pictures from Rita Dominic’s birthday party
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More pictures from Rita Dominic’s birthday party

Nollywood actress, Rita Dominic turned a year older last week. She had a birthday party on Saturday July 13th that was attended by her close friends in the entertainment industry including Richard Mofe-Damijo, DBanj, Kate Henshaw, Toke Makinwa, Ini Edo, Peter Okoye, Uche Jombo and many others.                                
‘I Will Soon Expose The Popular Man Who Raped Me’ – BBNaija’s Ifu Ennada
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‘I Will Soon Expose The Popular Man Who Raped Me’ – BBNaija’s Ifu Ennada

Big Brother Naija season three housemate, Ifu Ennada says she will soon expose the popular man in the entertainment industry who raped her. She said the man will be exposed at the right time. The reality star revealed last year that she was sexually abused by a popular name in the entertainment industry and was also infected with a Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI). In an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja, she explained that she stopped talking about the rape because she did not want to be seen more as a victim than the businesswoman and entertainer that she is. According to her, the rape inspired her film, ‘Tears of a Broken Virgin’ and she would talk further when she is ready. She said, “I stopped talking about it because I didn’t want people t...
I Prepared For Fame Before It Came – Sunny Nneji
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I Prepared For Fame Before It Came – Sunny Nneji

Veteran singer, Sunny Neji, has said even at the pinnacle of his career, he never allowed fame to get into his head. Speaking on what he had been up to recently, the Cross River State-born artiste said, “I am currently working on a concert called Timeless that would hold between October and November. We are trying to put up a concert that would challenge lots of artistes to match the quality. It is a way of challenging everybody to work harder. I am sure that the whole country is going to be very proud of it. I have heard a lot of people complain about the quality of songs and concerts out there but I don’t like to get involved in that argument because I believe music is subjective. So, I just pursue what I think should be. We tend to set what we consider the standard.” On how he...
Stop Calling Me Sexy, Call Me Intelligent – Etinosa Idemudia
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Stop Calling Me Sexy, Call Me Intelligent – Etinosa Idemudia

 Nollywood actress, Etinosa Idemudia has been battling lots of controversies for the past few weeks. Recently, she was in the news again for laying curses on an Instagram fan and his son for reminding her of her past. In a Telephone conversation with us the fair and beautiful Thespian speaks on how she deals with scandals. “People are still trolling me over the MC Galaxy Unclad Live video. However, when the matter gets out of hand, I keep quite. I can’t go around trying to explain to everybody how it happened or why it did. How many people would I get to? So, once it gets bad, I withdraw and keep calm. The only thing that can make me cry is betrayal and mean people. I also don’t like it when people just walk out of my life, when I least expected it.” Sharing her thoughts on th...
Yahoo Boys Are Not Helping Musicians – Oritsefemi
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Yahoo Boys Are Not Helping Musicians – Oritsefemi

Nigerian Musician, Oritsefemi have come out to lash out at Yahoo Boys saying they are not helping musicians but themselves. Recall that Oritsefemi is a friend to a popular Fraudster who was arrested by officials in Turkey for strings of Cybercrime earlier this year.In the video, he said Yahoo boys are of no good to the Entertainment industry Watch Video below https://afrobeatsglobal.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/instablog9ja-20190516-0001.mp4  
Rivers based comedian strips naked in protest against state governor, Nyesom Wike
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Rivers based comedian strips naked in protest against state governor, Nyesom Wike

Port Harcourt based Comedian, Newman Chinda popularly known as Newmanny, has shared a photo of him naked in protest against the state governor, Nyesom Wike, who he accused of killing the entertainment industry in the state. In his words, Rivers state under Rotimi Amaechi's government was well known for Entertainment as it produced the likes of Burna Boy, Duncan Mighty, Dan D Humorous, Mr 2kay and a host of others but the Wike administration has in no small measure killed the entertainment industry in the state. Accoridng to him, Rivers state has more talented artistes than Davido. Read what he wrote below “Your Excellency Sir, Congrats on your Re-election.” Entertainment which is the bedrock on which a society thrives, should be prioritized in our very own Garden city. From...
Tobi Bakre Thanks Multichoice For Their BBNaija Platform
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Tobi Bakre Thanks Multichoice For Their BBNaija Platform

Tobi who is on a 'positive vibes only' moment, thanked Multichoice for their BBNaija platform, which according to him has aided in his growth in the entertainment industry. Tobi who thanked Multichoice for their BBNaija platform revealed that a lot of opportunities, door openings and career paths paved ever since he featured on the show. According to him, he is working on becoming to best version of himself everyday. Tobi who Davido had tipped him to become the next host of the Big Brother Naija Reality show, tweeted;
How I Handled Sexual Harassment In The Industry – Singer/Actress Nikki Laz, Opens Up
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How I Handled Sexual Harassment In The Industry – Singer/Actress Nikki Laz, Opens Up

NikkI Laz aka ‘Microphone Diva’ is a fast rising singer and actress, who aspires to ply her trades on the global stage. In this interview, the graduate of Accounting from Lagos State University (LASU) and indigene of Nsukka, Enugu State, opens up on her career, challenges and new video among other issues. Tell us about growing up and how you came into music? I grew up in a great family, I mean there was a lot of fun growling up. I grew up loving music, miming popular songs and even making my own additions to those songs. Truth is, I can’t work without singing. The only way my parents knew back then if I had fever was by my singing non-stop. Before then, whenever I was alone, working, walking or inside a public vehicle and even in my dreams, I was always singing. At a time I sta...
VP Yemi Osinbajo, Davido, Kizz Daniel, others to Attend Wells Carlton Hotel and Luxury Apartments Launch
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VP Yemi Osinbajo, Davido, Kizz Daniel, others to Attend Wells Carlton Hotel and Luxury Apartments Launch

Nigeria is set to unveil its newest 5-star luxury hospitality icon in the capital city Abuja, on the 15th of December 2018. The unveiling and official launch of Wells Carlton Hotel and Luxury Apartments will see His Excellency, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and other prominent personalities across the entertainment industry present for the ceremony.   The official launch-ceremony of the splendorous Wells Carlton Hotel and Luxury Apartments, situated in the elite district of  will witness the special performances of popular celebrities like Davido, Kizz Daniels, Alibaba and many more.   Tourism in Nigeria may be delving into a new phase of advancement, as the new Wells Carlton Hotel and Luxury Apartments presents exclusive services, with 55 elegant bespoke rooms and del...
Charles Novia Blasts Those Ranting About Lack Of Love & Fake Lifestyle In The Entertainment Industry
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Charles Novia Blasts Those Ranting About Lack Of Love & Fake Lifestyle In The Entertainment Industry

Nollywood actor and filmmaker, Charles Novia hits at celebrities complaining about the the hate game and fake lifestyle in the industry. He wrote ‘I have read some comments by some actors and others in Nollywood about fake lifestyles and practitioners hating on each other in secret and all that stuff. I don't subscribe to prescribed love or convenient brotherhood or sisterhood in the industry. That's silly to even believe it will or should happen. I don't even see why those crying over interactive anomalies in Nollywood and the fake lifestyles are making a fuss. That's the business, Damn it! It's myopic to assume that your trajectory is everyone's happiness. Bullcrap. If the industry were to be always one directional, it would be boring. There's got to be real life characters carry...
Most Awarded Artist In Nigeria: List Of Most Awarded Nigerian Musicians
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Most Awarded Artist In Nigeria: List Of Most Awarded Nigerian Musicians

Nigeria has the hugest entertainment industry in Africa, and also the biggest music industry. A lot of great musicians have come out Nigeria and did great things some of them are gone, some are retired while some are currently doing it now. Out of all these people today we list out 5 of them that are the most awarded in Nigeria. So scroll down below and enjoy the interesting little piece of article. These are most Awarded musicians in Nigeria as of 2018: 6. Olamide – 37 awards Olamide but popularly called Olamide Baddo, is a Nigerian hip hop recording artist. He has won over 30 awards out of over 50 awards he has been nominated for till date. In 2011, he was nominated for Next Rated at the Headies Award. In 2012, at the Headies Awards, he was also nominated for Hip World Re...
Video: ‘Osagie Doesn’t Deserve To Be Talking About The Entertainment Industry, He Needs To Go Back To The Village’ – Kcee
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Video: ‘Osagie Doesn’t Deserve To Be Talking About The Entertainment Industry, He Needs To Go Back To The Village’ – Kcee

Five State music act, Kcee has reacted to the controversial 'Loose Talk Podcast' by journalist, Osagie Alonge where alot of unflattering statements were made about artists in the Nigerian entertainment industry.   Though Osagie has since taken down the podcast and apologised for his words, Kcee feels he doesn't deserve to be talking about the entertainment industry again.   In his words, 'I dont know who Osagie is, I just heard of him yesterday and if I want to be modest, he doesn't deserve to be talking about the entertainment industry. He needs to go back to the village because he can't just wake up and start talking about people the way he did'.   He added that, 'without taking sides, I felt sad when I heard the things he said because alot of people ...
My Sex Partner Snapped Me This Throwback Picture – Maheeda
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My Sex Partner Snapped Me This Throwback Picture – Maheeda

Maheeda is not one to be new to controversy, she has built her entire life and career on sparking serious debates and controversy around the issues of womanhood and feminism, Today she is trying to correct a misconception that she used to be very poor before she met her white husband, she shared a photo of her "hustle" back in the early 20's when she first had her daughter (who is now 18) See her full post below: All this people typing hunger wan finish me and good girl gone bad and virgin Maheeda ..... see , 1, ) my daughter was already 3 or 4 years here , she is now almost 18. 2,) I have already had like two types of cars here , I don Dey hustle b4 them born some people here .... 3, ) I was already in the entertainment industry here in port harcourt.... 4,) that was a cos...
Bovi Gets Fans Cracking Up With Hilarious Caption After Sharing This Photo Of Him And His Wife
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Bovi Gets Fans Cracking Up With Hilarious Caption After Sharing This Photo Of Him And His Wife

Nigerian comedian, Bovi has gotten fans cracking up with laughter after posting a new photo of himself and his wife online. Bovi is widely regarded by many to be one of the most talented comedians in Nigeria because of his wit on stage and his classy jokes. Bovi has risen through the ranks over the years to carve out a place for himself in the entertainment industry. He has, in the process, garnered a massive following around social media. The comedian, is a very funny person, is known to be in the habit of cracking up his social media followers with almost every post he makes online. This has made his fans even more fond of him. In his recent post on Instagram, Bovi decided to catch some fun when he posted a photo of himself and his wife. He first posts the photo below: ...
#MavinAt6! Mavin Records Celebrates 6th Anniversary
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#MavinAt6! Mavin Records Celebrates 6th Anniversary

Producer Don Jazzy’s record label Mavin Record is celebrating its 6th anniversary on May 8th 2018. The record label is home to many big names in the entertainment industry such as, Tiwa Savage, Poe, Di’ja, DNA Twins, Dr Sid, Korede Bello, Reekado Banks, D’prince and more stars.
Comedian, AY And His Brother Lanre Makun Allegedly Almost Came To Blows Back-Stage At AY Live
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Comedian, AY And His Brother Lanre Makun Allegedly Almost Came To Blows Back-Stage At AY Live

The gist going around in the Nigerian entertainment industry right now is that, Comedian Ay and his younger brother Lanre allegedly almost came to blows. Most celebrities aren’t able to speak about it online or even wanting to be quoted in this report because of the people involved. According to reliable industry sources who were back stage at the just concluded AY live that held on Easter Sunday, the brothers “Ayo Makun (AY) and his younger brother Lanre Makun were at loggerheads before the event and it wasn’t resolved after the event”. ‘They got into this very heated argument and were close to exchanging blows back stage because AY found out a few days before the event that Lanre had been selling or maybe even giving out tickets to people without his consent’ a source said. “...

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