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Sunday, September 23, 2018
Senator Adeleke
Earlier today, the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) confirmed that the PDP candidate for this Saturday’s governorship election in Osun State, Ademola Adeleke, sat for its examination in1981. According to the examination body, Adeleke who is popularly known as the Dancing senator, was listed as number 149 out of the 221 candidates that was registered for the May/June 1981 examinations...
Eddie Murphy
Eddie Murphy has just landed a major movie feature. According to Hollywood Reporter, the celebrated comic star is currently in talks with New Line to star in its remake of 1993 hit comedy movie Grumpy Old Men. The iconic comic actor will reportedly star alongside Samuel L. Jackson in the new project directed by Fantastic Four director Tim Story and produced by John Davis. Warner Bros. has been eager to refashion some of...
Melanin
Star actress Ireti Doyle has officially joined the grandmothers club! The Nollywood star’s daughter who got married some years back has welcomed a daughter. Ireti took to Instagram on Tuesday night to share the amazing news with a photo of her daughter which she captioned “E ba mi yin Oluwa looogoooo!!! For on this day a child, my 1st grandchild; to us is born🤩❤❤❤”   View...
Wizkid and Kcee
It’s the season of major hits. Five Star music singer Kcee just shot the anticipation of fans sky high with the announcement of a new collaboration with Wizkid. Kcee took to Instagram on Wednesday to reveal that there’s new music coming soon with the Starboy. He shared “Feeling the music pounding in your chest. #Fivestar #starboy @wizkidayo problem coming”. We absolutely can’t wait!   View this post on Instagram   Feeling the music pounding in your...
Drake
Drake has reportedly filed a lawsuit against a woman for allegedly falsely accusing him of rape and faking a pregnancy. In court documents acquired by TMZ, Drake is suing for civil extortion, emotional distress, fraud, defamation, and abuse of process in the new lawsuit against Layla Lace.  The Layla and Drake scandal began in 2017 when she claimed she was pregnant for the Canadian...
Toke Makinwa
Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria – also abbreviated as MBGN – is a pageant organized by Silverbird Group with the main purpose of sending representatives to international competitions. The 2018 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria beauty pageant has officially kicked off and the 37 gorgeous Nigerian beauties who will be competing this year have been unveiled. The 2018 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria beauty pageant finals is...
Keri Hilson
Keri Hilson might be getting a lot of questions about getting married. So it seems, as the 35-year-old songstress took to Instagram to share an out of the blues post on what will influence her decision to jump the broom. She shared: Sure I’d like to be married someday—but not enough to do it with the wrong person. So if you...
Thandie Newton
Memories of Emmy is everything that's making our day and it's interesting the thrills of the award and the reaction of winners and attendees at some beautiful moments. Westworld star Thandie Newton won the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series category at Monday night’s Emmy Awards. To receive her very first Emmy, the British star who plays Maeve Millay in...
Emmy Awards
Oscars director Glen Weiss turned Monday night’s Emmy award show to a very romantic affair after going down on one knee to propose to his longtime girlfriend Jan Svendsen. In what the guests in attendance thought was an acceptance speech after receiving his award for Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special, Weiss began by talking about his mother who died...
Kunle Afolayan
Nigerian film maker, Egor Efiok, has reacted to the recent statement by Kunle Afolayan claiming that he does not watch Nollywood movies. In long comment, Efiok described Kunle Afolayan as a known egomaniac, also accused of him of always trying to cause disunity in Nollywood for reasons best known to him. Egor Efiok wrote; “When God elevates you and you...
Emmy Awards
Hollywood stars came out looking all shades of stunning last night for the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards which held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. See all the lovely photos below...
DJ Spinall
DJ Spinall is keeping true to his words with his annual album release. The 2018 album is good to go with a release date already announced! The music star revealed via his social media platforms that his new album Iyanu drops on the 26th of October, 2018. Sharing on Instagram, DJ Spinall said “It is not a secret !!! October 26th , New...
City People Movie Awards
Nollywood actress Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde was awarded the Movie Icon of the Year at the 2018 City People Movie Awards which took place last night at the Balmoral Event Centre, Ikeja. Some of the other celebrities who took home awards for the night include Ruth Kadiri for Best Actress of the Year, Adeniyi Johnson for Best Supporting Actor of the Year (Yoruba), Eniola Ajao for Best Supporting Actress of the Year (Yoruba), Femi Adebayo for...
Kanye West
Kanye West and Lil Pump’s new single I Love It featuring Adele Givens has broken YouTube record after an amazingly successful debut week. According to Hot News HipHop, Kanye’s new collaboration made the biggest first week for a hip-hop music video on YouTube, hitting 76 million views one week after release. In addition to the song’s history making debut, the report also adds it was streamed over 115 million...
John Boyega
Everyone knows how Nigerian men can get with their mums, how they’re often their number one and you really can't take that away from them, they're usually mommy's best friend and so Hollywood actor John Boyega shared a photo of himself with his mum, Abigail Boyega, and we’re in love with the photo, best gift of the day. The two have their arms...
Kunle Afolayan
Nollywood actor and producer, Kunle Afolayan, has in a recent interview , said he hardly watches Nollywood movies because he’s keen on watching movies that will challenge him and change his orientation about certain things. Afolayan made the statement while responding to a question on his take on badly subtitled movies shown in Nigeria. “…Truth be told, I hardly watch them...
bieber
Canadian pop superstar Justin Bieber is reportedly solidifying his ties to America by applying for citizenship. According to TMZ, the singer wants dual citizenship, meaning he would retain his Canadian status. Bieber was born and raised in Ontario, Canada but has lived in the US since he was 13,when he moved with his family to Atlanta. The 24-year-old entertainer holds a Permanent Resident...
Nollywood
Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) received a boost on Wednesday when the Senate President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dr. Abubarkar Bukola Saraki donated the sum of N5m for ailing actors. The kind gesture was made during a courtesy visit by members of the guild at the Lagos residence of Saraki. While briefing the number three citizen about the...
Naomi Osaka
After Sunday night’s history making win at the U.S. Open, 20-year-old Naomi Osaka opens up to Ellen DeGeneres about her emotional speech and winning the game against Tennis Champion Serena Williams which she revealed is her role model. She also talked about her celebrity crush – Black Panther star, Michael B. Jordan. The Japanese-Haitian star also revealed on The Ellen DeGeneres Show what she would do with her $3.8 million prize money...
Ara
Musician Ara Thunder, who is one of the few women in Nigeria that plays the traditional “talking drum” instrument, sits down with BBC Africa as she talks about performing for France President Emmanuel Macron, preserving the African culture and more. The talking drum is a West African instrument that is traditionally played by men and has long been used to transmit messages between villages...