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Mercy Johnson Welcomes 4th Baby In US

Popular Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson has just welcomed a baby girl at the St Joseph Medical Center in Texas. The little bundle of joy who is her third daughter and fourth child has been christened Divine-Mercy Ehinomen Okojie. Mercy’s husband, Prince Okojie, broke the good news moments ago on Twitter, sharing photos of Mercy with her hands lifted to God ...

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Lockdown: Police Arrest Funke Akindele, Search For Naira Marley

The Lagos State Police Command has begun a manhunt for singer Azeez Fashola aka Naira Marley; and Abdulrasheed Bello aka JJC Skillz who is also the husband of an actress, Funke Akindele. The Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana, said Akindele had already been arrested. The statement read in part, “Attention of Lagos State Police Command was drawn to a viral ...

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Oshiomhole Is Negative As Chioma Davido Tests Positive To Coronavirus

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has tested negative to coronavirus. Following fears he could have physically interacted with person[s] who tested positive to the coronavirus, Oshiomhole presented himself for a test on Thursday and it has just been confirmed that the result returned negative. Meanwhile, singer Davido’s fiancee, Chioma Rowland, has tested positive ...

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Why Nigerians Living Abroad Love To Watch Nollywood Movies

Director Kunle Afolayan, actress/singer Genevieve Nnaji and moderator Wendy Mitchell discuss the international rise of Nollywood at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival. Tara Ziemba/Getty Images) Françoise Ugochukwu, The Open University The Nollywood industry – which came to life in the early 1990s – is often seen as a natural heir to the Nigerian TV series which had already produced ...

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Country Music Legend, Kenny Rogers, Dies At 81

Country music legend Kenny Rogers, whose career spanned six decades, has died at the age of 81, his family said late Friday. “Rogers passed away peacefully at home from natural causes under the care of hospice and surrounded by his family,” they said in a statement. The family said they were planning a small private service “out of concern for ...

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Davido’s Five Wristwatches Worth Over N232million

David ‘Davido’ Adeleke is one of the biggest music stars in Nigeria – and by extension globally. And it stands to reason why he’s become a weakling for high-end accessories that include wristwatches, neck-chains, and cars. For his wristwatches, the BET and MTV Awards winner has some of the choicest and high-wattage timepieces that are valued at over N200 million. ...

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I Wake My Wife With Hard Erection — Naira Marley

Rap enigma and controversial singer, Afeez  Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley, has revealed how he wakes his wife  up in the middle of the night with an erection. Marley who made this known on his Instagram page, wrote “I will wake her up with a sexy hard erect@ because that’s better than morning coffee”. The controversial singer  best known ...

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What Wedding Venue Choices Tell Us About Social Status In Nigeria

A Nigerian bride dances into her wedding venue for her big day. Marco Longari/AFP/Getty Images Oludayo Tade, University of Ibadan Event centres – venues to host social events such as weddings, meetings, naming ceremonies and funerals – are ubiquitous in southwestern Nigeria. Some are enclosed in a building, others are semi-enclosed or on open fields. Major conference and convention centres ...

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How Obiano’s Wife Rescued Popular Actor, Earnest Asuzu, From Death

Raymond Ozoji, Awka One of the remote reasons the wife of the Anambra State Governor, Chief Mrs. Ebelechukwu Obiano, is christened Mother Theresa came to the fore recently when she extended her magnanimity and benevolence to Mr. Earnest Asuzu, ace Nigerian movie star, who hails from Arondizogu in Imo state. Her name, Ebelechukwu, which means God’s Mercy in English interpretation ...

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Video: Ex-Nollywood Actor, Ernest Asuzu, Turns Beggar In Lagos

Fans have been left in shock after a video of ex-Nollywood star, Ernest Asuzu, begging on Lagos streets surfaced online. Asuzu, who often starred alongside Jim Iyke, in Nollywood hits in his heyday, is currently down with stroke. He went public with the illness five years ago. The ailment is clearly exacting a heavy toll on the ailing star as ...

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