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State of Emergency: ”That’s a very unfortunate comment by the Attorney-General”- Governor Obiano
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State of Emergency: ”That’s a very unfortunate comment by the Attorney-General”- Governor Obiano

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state has tackled the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice for saying the Federal government might declare a state of emergency in Anambra state. Obiano disclosed this to State House Correspondents after a meeting with the president in the statehouse, Abuja today October 7. He said he reported the Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, to the President on the matter. Berating Malami for his comment, Governor Obiano said “That’s a very unfortunate comment by the Attorney-General. Malami. Very unfortunate. I also reported that to the President and this is not in the books of the President because he knows that Anambra has been the safest state in Nigeria for seven years plus.'' He said he ...
“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...
Princess Shyngle reveals she was pregnant earlier this year but it had to be removed via surgery because it was an ectopic pregnancy
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Princess Shyngle reveals she was pregnant earlier this year but it had to be removed via surgery because it was an ectopic pregnancy

Princess Shyngle has revealed that she would have been about 7 months pregnant now had she not lost her baby. The Gambian actress got married in January 2021 but the wedding ended after only a few weeks. She has now revealed that she was pregnant but it was an ectopic pregnancy so doctors had to terminate the pregnancy via surgery to save her life. She went on to express how the incident left her depressed. This isn't the first time she has gotten pregnant and lost a baby. She was pregnant for her ex-fiance but later suffered a miscarriage.
Barack and Michelle Obama declare their love for each other as they mark 29th wedding anniversary
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Barack and Michelle Obama declare their love for each other as they mark 29th wedding anniversary

Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are celebrating their 29th wedding anniversary today, October 3, and they both took to their respective Instagram accounts to express their love for each other. Michelle shared before and now photos of her and Barack and declared her love for him as she wished him a happy anniversary. In his own post, Barack told Michelle that he can't imagine life without her. He also called her his "best friend".
Popular social commentator/influencer, Onomuakpokpo OgheneOchuko aka Brakin Face is dead
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Popular social commentator/influencer, Onomuakpokpo OgheneOchuko aka Brakin Face is dead

Popular social commentator/influencer, Onomuakpokpo OgheneOchuko a.k.a Brakin Face, is dead. According to his friends, Brakin Face died in his sleep. He was said to have gone to bed healthy and by morning, he did not wake up. His friends have taken to social media to express sadness over his sudden demise. Former Delta state House of Assembly speaker, Osanebi Friday while mourning Ogheneochuko, wrote ''Brakinface...what a sad story this early morning. I woke up with the rude shock of your untimely demise...just 4 days to my Birthday! Last year you added glamour to the celebrations and in your unique ways, imparted lives...God ! This is heart breaking. Most shocking is that you slept very sound and didn't wake up ! Ochuko why? What exactly is happening ! Indeed our minds ar...
Joke Silva celebrates 60th birthday and 40th anniversary of being in the movie industry
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Joke Silva celebrates 60th birthday and 40th anniversary of being in the movie industry

Joke Silva turns 60 today and she's also celebrating her 40th year in the entertainment industry. She took to Instagram to share gorgeous photos to mark her day. In the caption, she wrote: Numbers are very important to me, so this year, as I turn 60, I also mark forty years in the industry I love. #40@60 My biography of that title #40@60 is actually in the works. Psalm 100 (40+60)is on my lips today as I express my gratitude to God! Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth. Worship the Lord with gladness; come before him  with joyful songs. Know that the Lord is God..." It has been an incredible journey and I thank you all for your endless love. See more photos below.
Jackass actress Patty Perez  dies at 57 after diabetes battle
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Jackass actress Patty Perez dies at 57 after diabetes battle

Jackass star, Patty Perez, has died at the age of 57. The American actress, famed for playing the role of Goddess Patty in the popular Jackass films, passed away on Friday at a hospital in Reno, Nevada, where she was being treated for complications related to her type 1 diabetes. The actress's daughter, Priscilla, told TMZ that her mother had been dealing with complications since birth. She said her kidneys began to fail as a result of the lifelong struggle she had with her health and weight. Priscilla also confirmed that her mom's death was not coronavirus-related. "We want to express our immense gratitude for the love and kindness everyone has shown to our mom," Priscilla told TMZ. "Being able to entertain and bring light and happiness to people was the highlight of her ...
BBNaija: Why I can’t make love with you – Whitemoney tells Queen
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BBNaija: Why I can’t make love with you – Whitemoney tells Queen

Big Brother Naija, BBNaija season 6 housemate, Whitemoney has said he would have made love with Queen if he reciprocated her actions towards him in the house. Whitemoney said this on Sunday night while having a conversation with Queen. Queen had confronted him, asking him not to feel special that she likes him, adding that she would have had sex with him and Cross if she had the opportunity. Whitemoney, responding, said he would have started a relationship with Queen in the house if he decides to express his feelings to her the way she does. He said the only thing stopping him from taking further steps with Queen is because he was in the house. “I would have made love with you if I reciprocated what you’re giving me in this house, but I don’t want to take adv...
Still nobody’s ex – Mercy Aigbe writes as ex-husband Lanre Gentry Expresses Excitement after Marrying a new Wife
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Still nobody’s ex – Mercy Aigbe writes as ex-husband Lanre Gentry Expresses Excitement after Marrying a new Wife

Actress Mercy Aigbe has dropped a shade post hours after her ex-husband Lanre Gentry, took to social media to express his excitement of marrying a new wife. The actress and her ex-husband separated in 2017 on grounds of domestic violence. After rounds of messy fights on social media, Gentry got married to another woman he claimed has given him peace over the weekend. In a new post shared on Instagram, Mercy Aigbe stated that she is nobody's ex and it came with a pushpin emoji. See her post below..............
“Private jet is next” – Nigerian pastor declares as he surprises wife with Lexus car on wedding anniversary for being a ‘virtuous woman’
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“Private jet is next” – Nigerian pastor declares as he surprises wife with Lexus car on wedding anniversary for being a ‘virtuous woman’

A Nigerian pastor, Alfred Akunchukwu (a.k.a Jah Messenger) from ONELGA, Rivers State, has surprised his wife with a Lexus car on their 7th wedding anniversary. Pastor Akunchukwu, the pastor in-charge of Distinction Ministries, Port Harcourt, presented the jeep to Caroline, on Monday, August 16 and thanked her for helping him to stay true to his calling, adding that he plans on buying a private jet for her. "It's our 7th wedding anniversary. A good man may not remain a good man if he is not married to a good woman. I have a Caroline Alfred that has helped me remain pastor Alfred without loosing my calling. I just want to say thank you my pretty wife. Jah Messenger say so!," he wrote. "This gift is just to say thank you so much my pretty wife for being a virtuous woman and a pru...
Fans Reacts as BBNaija’s Ka3na says “my Husband is Literally the Best Man For me”
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Fans Reacts as BBNaija’s Ka3na says “my Husband is Literally the Best Man For me”

Big Brother Naija reality star, Ka3na, showered encomium on her husband and her followers had a lot to say about it. The mum-of-one took to Twitter to express her love for her husband. She wrote: I LOVE MY HUSBAND LITERALLY THE BEST MAN FOR ME... I WILL CHOOSE HIM OVER AND OVER AGAIN Twitter users responded, telling her that her relationship status is always changing. "Lmao first thought you were divorced?" a follower wrote. Another said: "Today - I am seperated. Tommorow - I am married. Omo,ur life sef no balance." See more comments below.
Gospel Music Producer, Ebenezer Ayeni, Dies from Gunshot Wound One Week to his Wedding
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Gospel Music Producer, Ebenezer Ayeni, Dies from Gunshot Wound One Week to his Wedding

A gospel music producer. Ebenezer Ayeni, has died from gunshot wounds after he was attacked by armed robbers in Ibadan, Oyo state on Thursday June 10. According to his friends who have taken to social media to mourn him, Ebenezer who was set to tie the knot with his lover next week was attacked by the armed robbers who invaded his home. He was said to have been rushed to the University College Hospital Ibadan and another private hospital but was rejected as the hospital staff allegedly demanded for police report before they could treat his gunshot injury. He died hours later in the pool of his own blood. His body has since been deposited in the morgue. His friends have taken to social media to express their sadness over his sudden demise. One of his friends, MC Shayo...
‘I f*****g love you’ – Travis Barker shares PDA photos and video of Kourtney Kardashian sucking his thumb to celebrate her 42nd birthday
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‘I f*****g love you’ – Travis Barker shares PDA photos and video of Kourtney Kardashian sucking his thumb to celebrate her 42nd birthday

Reality star, Kourtney Kardashian turned 42 on Sunday, April 18, and her boyfriend Travis Barker took to Instagram to celebrate and express his affection for her. The Blink-182 member, 45, shared a series of loved-up photos, including a video of the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star sucking his thumb. 'I F***ING LOVE YOU! YOU'RE A BLESSING TO THIS WORLD HAPPY BIRTHDAY @kourtneykardash,' he captioned the post. In one image, the drummer was holding and passionately kissing the reality star while she sat on his lap. The happy couple was also seen making out in a separate photo. The musician also included a shot that showed him and Kardashian spending time by a roaring fire pit and a video of the mother of three sucking his thumb before rolling back over onto her bed...
OAU Students Express Frustration Over Transcript Application Process
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OAU Students Express Frustration Over Transcript Application Process

Some students of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State have expressed displeasure over what they termed as frustrating the process of getting their academic transcripts years after graduation. Over a 100 of them, who expressed their diverse experiences on a social media platform for the institution’s alumni, said they missed international academic admissions and scholarships due to the frustrating processes put in place by the school before they could get their academic transcripts. Apart from missing out from such global opportunities due to the failure of the school and etx.ng, an online consultant it engaged for the process, to send the transcripts before the specified deadlines, many ex-students said they were also not refunded monies they paid for the service. ...
”You are the Husband Every Woman Wants” – Pastor Folu Adeboye celebrates her husband, Pastor Adeboye, as he turns 79
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”You are the Husband Every Woman Wants” – Pastor Folu Adeboye celebrates her husband, Pastor Adeboye, as he turns 79

Clergyman and the general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, turns 79 today March 2. His wife of over 50 years took to social media this afternoon, to express her gratitude to God for giving him to her as a husband. According to the clergywoman, Pastor Adeboye is the husband every woman wants. Her post reads ''Adeboye, 79 years ago, God brought you into this world specially just for me. He knew I will need a Champion, a King, a Priest, a Prophet, a Gentleman and He made you for me. I’m thankful for the love you continually show me and I love you just as much. You are the husband every woman wants, the father every child loves and the friend no one wants to share. On this most special day for you my most special man, may God bles...
Griezmann Can’t Express Himself At Barcelona Because Of Messi, Claims Wenger
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Griezmann Can’t Express Himself At Barcelona Because Of Messi, Claims Wenger

The former Arsenal boss believes the France international forward is being held back by being played out of position at Camp Nou Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes that Antoine Griezmann is unable to express himself with Barcelona because he is overshadowed by Lionel Messi. Griezmann joined Barca from Atletico Madrid in the summer of 2019, having established himself as one of the world's best forwards while winning the World Cup with France. After firing at least 20 goals in each of the last six seasons, Griezmann scored just 15 times in 48 games in his first season for Barca, a disappointing haul given the €120m (£107m/$134m) fee required to bring him to the club. The forward has yet to score in four appearances for Barca this season, all in La Liga, but W...
EndSARS: Allow People To Express Themselves – Governor Okowa Tells Police
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EndSARS: Allow People To Express Themselves – Governor Okowa Tells Police

Delta state governor, Ifeanyi Okowa has urged the police in the state to allow #EndSARS protesters to express themselves and refrain from using brute force in responding. The governor through his official Twitter page, made the request as he noted that the peaceful protests are necessary part of the democratic process. He wrote: 'Peaceful protests are a necessary part of the democratic process. As young people across Delta State continue to express their legitimate grievances in this manner, I ask that they remain calm and law-abiding at all times.' 'I also request that the Police allow them to express themselves and refrain from using brute force in responding to these protests.' 'Going forward, we shall continue to engage with all relevant stakeholders to reform the Nigeria P...
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 ...
Actress Ifu Ennada Shows Off Her Glowing Skin
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Actress Ifu Ennada Shows Off Her Glowing Skin

Nollywood actress and beauty blogger, Ifu Ennada, has shared a picture of herself glowed up under sunlight. Sharing on Instagram, Ifu also wrote some words that express how much she is in love with her glow. She wrote “OldPic… If your skin could speak, what would it say? Mine would say “Ifu ma pa mi na, you don’t take chances o”   View this post on Instagram   OldPic... If your skin could speak, what would it say? Mine would say "Ifu ma pa mi na, you don't take chances o."? __________ ? @fenty ______ Click on the link in my Bio to join my email list for my Skincare Secrets. A post shared by Ifu Ennada - Iheme Faith Uloma (@ifuennada) on Apr 21, 2020 at 11:43am PDT
“If Nothing Ever Changed, There Would Be No Butterfly”- Regina Daniels Express Her Love For Her Husband On Social Media
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“If Nothing Ever Changed, There Would Be No Butterfly”- Regina Daniels Express Her Love For Her Husband On Social Media

Nollywood actress Regina Daniels has taken to social media to express her love for her 64 year old Billionaire husband. The actress has been the most talked about celebrity in Nigeria after her marriage to the Billionaire became public. The Nollywood actress is expecting her first child with her husband. Taking to social media she wrote: If nothing ever changed, there would be no butterfly  
Lagos 4th Mainland Bridge: 39 Companies Express Interest In Constructing It
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Lagos 4th Mainland Bridge: 39 Companies Express Interest In Constructing It

A total of 39 companies - indigenous and international - are jostling for the delivery of the proposed Lagos 4th Mainland Bridge following the call for Expression of Interest by Lagos State government. The Expression Of Interest box was opened at the Bagauda Kaltho Press Center with 39 hard copies received while 32 of them were also submitted online as requested. Answering questions from the media at the event, the Special Adviser to Governor Sanwo-Olu on Works and Infrastructure, Engineer Aramide Adeyoye said the present administration is resolute to deliver the 4th Mainland bridge through a process that will build investor-confidence and attract the best bargain for the construction of the highway. Also speaking at the event, the Director-General, Public-Private Partnership,...
Wizkid Shares x-rated Message From a Female Fan
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Wizkid Shares x-rated Message From a Female Fan

Super star singer Wizkid who is currently in Canada on tour, had a show last night and decided to share a message from a female fan he received in his DM. After the show, some of the fans, according to the singer, hit his DM to appreciate his efforts and some also used the medium to express their love for him. One of whom was a female fan who regretted not seeing him at the after-party and said she would have loved to give him the best orals of his life. The singer who will be touring 5 Canadian cities in the next few days, also revealed during a press conference that there are already plans in place to feature his long time friend, Canadian singer, Drake
Davido’s song ‘If’ tops Shazam New York City chart
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Davido’s song ‘If’ tops Shazam New York City chart

Nigerian singer Davido’s hit single “IF” has emerged number one on the New York ‘Shazam’ chart for songs that listeners in the United States city have searched for its identity. Shazam is a popular app used by millions of music lovers around the globe each month to identify a song that is playing at each moment. The app also provides details such as the artist’s name and title of the particular song playing at the time. As at Thursday October 11, the song stands at number one on the Shazam’s chart above Lil Wayne’s hit ‘Uproar’, Travis Scott’s ‘Sicko Mode’ and ‘Backin It Up’ by Pardison Fontaine featuring Cardi B, among others. This makes Davido the first Nigerian artist ever to be number one on the charts in the US . In a swift reaction, elated Davido took to his Instagram page t...
Ronaldo’s Sponsors, Nike & EA, Express ‘Deep Concerns’ Over Rape Allegations
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Ronaldo’s Sponsors, Nike & EA, Express ‘Deep Concerns’ Over Rape Allegations

The US sportswear giant - which has a contract worth a reported $1bn (£768m) with Ronaldo - said it would "continue to closely monitor the situation", the Associated Press reports. EA Sports, which also has a contract with Ronaldo, made similar comments. Ronaldo, 33, earlier "firmly" denied assaulting Kathryn Mayorga at a Las Vegas hotel in 2009. Ms Mayorga, the 34-year-old former US teacher, was inspired to speak out by the #MeToo movement, her lawyer said. What did Nike and EA Sports say? In a statement, Nike said: "We are deeply concerned by the disturbing allegations and will continue to closely monitor the situation." Meanwhile, EA Sports told the AP: "We have seen the concerning report that details allegations against Cristiano Ronaldo. "We are closely monitori...
The Road-Map Of A Nation: Twenty Years On! By Wole Soyinka
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The Road-Map Of A Nation: Twenty Years On! By Wole Soyinka

Following an increasingly commonplace epic journey between Lagos and Abeokuta this last weekend – 5hrs 10 minutes outwards (Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, Saturday Sept 15) and 4hrs 25 minutes return journey the following day via Otta – I feel compelled to offer this article in recognition of a national commitment to the predictable, and a passion for time travel – backwards! Noble Lareate, Playwriter and Poet, Prof Wole Soyika It formed part of a recent publication – THE ROAD-MAP OF A NATION for the 40th  Anniversary of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC). It did however appear in the dailies over two decades ago. Hopefully it will contribute to the general debate on the existence or not, of what is known as a‘national character’. The four-lane Expressway that links Lagos with t...
Humanitarian Worker Expresses Concern As Residents In Maiduguri Village Make Rings With Empty Bullet Shells
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Humanitarian Worker Expresses Concern As Residents In Maiduguri Village Make Rings With Empty Bullet Shells

Mohammed Ciroma has expressed concern after he discovered that some residents of a village in Maiduguri are now making rings with empty bullet shells. His post below: "We went to one settled village in #maiduguri today, to sensitize them on dangers of landmines and other unexploded devices. To my surprise, when they saw the pictures of bullets and other dangerous objects, they said, "we use to make rings with the empty bullet shells. I was like really?, i then said let me see the rings that you guys claimed to have make from the bullets shells, three guys showed me the rings on their fingers."
Actress Christabel Ekeh Expresses Her Strong Desire For Michael Essien
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Actress Christabel Ekeh Expresses Her Strong Desire For Michael Essien

Controversial Ghanaian Nudist and Actress, Christabel Ekeh has confessed her long crush for Ghanaian footballer, Michael Essien on SVTV chat show. She made the disclosure when the SVTV Africa's host Evans Amewugah, asked her who she has a crush on. “My crush was a footballer; He is Michael Essien.” Christbel Ekeh expressed. Christabel, however, took back her words and explained that her crush was way back in high school Christabel Ekeh is an actress and a model, born to a Ghanaian mother and a Nigerian father. She is popularly known for her semi-nude pictures on social media.
‘Don’t Use Sentimental Empathy On The Youths To Express Your Political Ambitions’ Comedian I Go Dye Tells Atiku
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‘Don’t Use Sentimental Empathy On The Youths To Express Your Political Ambitions’ Comedian I Go Dye Tells Atiku

The comedian on his IG page, penned down an open letter to former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, who yesterday returned to PDP as he plans to contest for presidency in 2019. Atiku in a live video on Facebook, berated the APC for ignoring the youths of Nigeria. Read what I Go Dye wrote below 'Don't use sentimental empathy on the youths to express your political ambitions. Sir, you are one of those that have immensely benefited from Nigeria since your birth in 1946. Having worked for 20years with the Nigeria Customs where you retired at the age of 43 in 1989 as Deputy Director, your bucket list sure looks good because you were obviously employed at youth 23. In 1999 you became governor of Adamawa and ultimately the Vice President, all of these you achieved at 53. What did you do during ...
Oluchi Onweagba Celebrates Her 37th Birthday Today
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Oluchi Onweagba Celebrates Her 37th Birthday Today

Oluchi Onweagba-Orlandi (born 1 August 1980) is a Nigerian model. ... In 2006 Onweagba is married to Italian fashion designer Luca Orlandi.  Onweagba grew up in the suburbs of Lagos, Nigeria, with her two brothers and sisters. She is the daughter of a civil servant father and mother who was a nurse. At seventeen, Onweagba was urged by a family friend to enter into the M-Net "Face of Africa" preliminary screening at the M-Net office in Victoria Island, Lagos.The agency groomed her to be one of Nigeria's entrants for the 1998 competition (now called the Nokia Face of Africa). This despite the fact that, growing up, she had maintained a relative ignorance towards fashion and modeling. With the support of her family and friends, she decided to compete in the inaugural edition of the Fa...

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