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Actress Uche Elendu Rocks London With 24 Carat Gold Plated BB Porche With Daughter

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Nollywood actress and producer, Uche Elendu-Igweanyimba, as you're reading this is rocking London.

The mother of one left for London early today, Tuesday, with her daughter.

We also learnt that the pretty actress just got a 24 Carat Gold-Plated Blackberry Porche from her hubby, Walter Igweanyimba who recently returned from his based abroad.

Well, Prince is living up to the standard as a caring hubby.

Nollywood Ufuoma Ejenobor Gets Her First Endorsement

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Endorsement! Endorsement! Everywhere, Nollywood star Ufuoma Ejenobor has signed her first endorsement deal – with cosmetic company Total Beauty Skin Care which is runned by C.E.O Ifeoma Abajue.

The excited actress posted a picture on her Instagram with the comment, ‘Finally signed my contract as the face of Total Beauty‘.

Jim Iyke Signs Deal With OHTV For 'Jim Iyke Unscripted Seasons 2&3

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Controversial Nollywood figure, James Ikechukwu Esomugha, well known as Jim Iyke has announced the signing of a deal with two outfits in Africa for the viewing of his reality television programme, Jim Iyke Unscripted, by the two stations.

The recently delivered actor by a pastor at Prophet TB Joshua's Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) disclosed this via his twitter page some hours ago.

The new contract will see him provide footages of his reality TV show to Ifactory and OHTV. He also announced that the stations will air the seasons two and three of Jim Iyke Unscripted, while the shoots will commence in November.

"[I] Just penned the contract for Seasons 2 & 3 of 'Jim Iyke Unscripted' with Ifactory and OHTV. Shoot commence November. We can't stop. Untamed 4 Christ. lol," Jim Iyke wrote.

Ini Edo, IK Ogbonna Add Glamour To 'House Of Maliq' Mag Cover

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The duo of Nollywood stars, Ini Edo and IK Ogbonna have hit the front page of fashion and style magazine, House of Maliq.

The delectable screen diva, Ini Edo, in her usual style, added colour, class and glamour to the publication, which is fast gaining ground in the Nigerian publishing industry.

Ini Edo is an actress that is loved by many, and is also fondly called 'Brown Sugar' by her teeming fans.
Ini Edo and IK Ogbonna both covered the November 2013 edition of the magazine.

Genevieve Nnaji's Yellow Dress to Lagos Fashion & Design Week

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Pretty Nollywood star, Genevieve Nnaji was recently at the Lagos Fashion and Design Week and rocked the event wearing a yellow dress made by a Nigerian designer.

The single-mother of one did not fail to reiterate the fact that she is one of the most successful and stylish entertainers in Africa.

She graced the red carpet with the dress and got many having a pause to admire her beauty.

As we gathered, the dress she wore will hit the stores around June next year. Class you call that? Your guess is as good as mine.

EXCLUSIVE PICTURES OF FORTUNE

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Glamour As Felabration Ends

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It was a mix of thrills and glamour last night and early this morning as the week-long celebration of the late Afrobeat Legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti and the Jamaica idol, Bob Marley, finally ended with international acts from Jamaica, Benin Republic, United States of America and Nigeria thrilling fans to different genres of music at the New Afrika Shrine in Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria.
The Positive Force dancers entertaining the audience. The scion of the music legend, Femi Kuti, used the show tagged Felabration as an avenue to thank sponsors, fans and artistes that performed throughout the grand show.
“May I appreciate all the artistes who showed love, the different sponsors and most especially, the audience,” he said, adding that without the audience, Felabration 2013 would have been a failure.
Seun Anikulapo Kuti doing what he does best. He further explained that the essence of the annual event was not limited to music or the celebration of his father, but to look at the il…

NOW THAT'S HOW TO DRESS LIKE A BOSS: DBANJ SPOTTED IN 1M NAIRA JACKET! [PICTUES]

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For his performance at the Hennessy Artistry finale 2013, Dbanj, also known as Banger Lee stormed the staged wearing a uniquely designed sequined jacket that glittered like well… a million naira!

The two-piece outfit is reported to cost over one million naira and was sent in from the United States.

The event, which held at the Federal Palace Hotel on Saturday, October 19, 2013, had Dbanj taking guests through an exciting musical journey with a collection of past hits as well as recent club bangers.

Other performers at the event included 2Face, May D, Naeto C, Wande Coal, Burna Boy, Phyno, Kay Switch, Vector, Pucado, Chidinma, Seyi Shay and Show Dem Camp.

Hennessy Artistry 2013, kicked off in July with the announcement of Dbanj as this year’s headliner is regarded as one of the most successful music projects of 2013, incorporating exciting themes spanning different genres of music.

Female Rapper, Sasha P Gets Appointment From Ekiti Governor

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Female Nigerian rapper, Sasha P has been given an appointment by the governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi. The talented rapper turned fashion designer was made the Ekiti State Cultural ambassador by the number one citizen of the state at an event held last week.

During the opening of the Ikogosi Resort, which happened on Saturday, Fayemi informed guests at the ceremony of his decision to make the artiste the state's cultural ambassador.

Sasha P has been off the scene for a long time. She gained an unprecedented fame with her hit single 'Adara' and headlined many shows back then.

JETA AND MBONG AMATA MARIAGE IN TROUBLE

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Now and in recent years, Nollywood has really experienced series of broken homes. It seems to be like part of the customs now because it is becoming rampant.

Their separation happened months ago was not based on a fight but they decided amicably to part ways. the marriage crashed on Mbong's insistence over her acting career.

Jeta met Mbong when she was only 16 years old in Calabar in 2001 during a movie audition. He waited for her to mature and they started dating when she turned 18 two years later. In 2008, they welcomed a daughter, that same year, Jeta married Mbong. They later moved from their base in Abuja to Los Angeles so Jeta could work on his movie projects.

According to Jeta, "Mbong is an amazing mother, an incredible wife…all the time we were together she would never let any other person cook my food…she was faithful and good to me and gave me the best gift in the world, our beautiful daughter. If I didn't cage her so much maybe we would still be …
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Emeka Ike, though controversial to many people, is seen by few others as a very blunt and fearless actor. He is one of the actors who has been in the movie industry in Nigeria and still wields much influence.

Few years ago, he was in a tough power tussle with the immediate past President of the Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), Segun Arinze, who handed over to the incumbent, Ibinabo Fiberesima. Even after the tenure of Arinze has expired, Emeka is still fighting on to unseat Ibinabo, who he claimed shouldn’t have been sworn in as President of the recognized actors body in Nigeria because, according to Emeka, Segun shouldn’t have conducted as election, which eventually produced Ibinabo as winner.

Apart from acting, Emeka is into some other things. The only winner of the Gulder Ultimate Search, Celebrity edition, runs a school in highbrow Magodo Estate of Lagos. The school, according to reports, is also co-managed by his German wife.

Recently, the Yabatech graduate was made …

How I’ve managed my marriage for 18 years—Nollywood actress Chioma Toplis

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Chioma Toplis started her acting career in 2004. The mother of three, married to a whiteman went underground for a while. Now back in Nigeria, the actress and business woman, in this interview with us , talks about her family, 18 years marriage and other issues.
YOU just came into the country; is there a reason for this? I came in last week and presently I am trying to sort out my business first, after which I can put a call to movie producers and let them know that I am available. Would it be right to say you have lost interest in movies? I still do. It is my passion and joy. It is something that I love doing. I have a lot of people who having been contacting me before I came back, so if I call them and they ask me to come around, I would have time for that. As you can see, we are trying to put up new stock and check stock. So I just want to have all these sorted out. That is the way I have been doing it. You reside abroad and have business here. How have you been able to ma…

14-year-old Portharcourt Pupil Divine Toruemi Wins N1m For Rescuing Boy In Boat Accident

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14-year-old Portharcourt Pupil Divine Toruemi Wins N1m For Rescuing Boy In Boat Accident

Aki & Pawpaw Drown For Flood Victims

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The duo of Aki and Pawpaw are now ambassadors of 'Flood With Love' campaign, which already has Rita Dominic and Funke 'Jenifa' Akindele as ambassadors.

The pint-size stars will use their influence to lend and seek support for victims of flood across the country.

They recently had a photoshoot for the campaign, which made them 'drowned' for victims of flood.

Flooding has recently become an issue in Nigeria. Both the Federal and state governments are doing everything possible to tackle the problem and also help victims.

Stevie Wonder's Gospel Album

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Famous song writer and singer, Steven wonder has revealed that he is currently working on a gospel album. The album, which is inspired by his mother, Lula Mae Hardaway is titled "Gospel Inspired by Lula".

In a recent interview with rolling stone Magazine, he was quoted "I promised her i would do it. She always wanted me to do it before she passed away, the untimely passing away. We have been working on some songs and ideas, so we’re going to complete that as well". Mr.wonder is currently working with song writer, David foster on this project. with the date of the album release yet to be announced.

NIGERIA MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS (NMVA 2013) NOMINEES

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NIGERIA MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS is out for this year, who do you think will take home the award for each category, Nigerians are waiting..

Video of the Year

1. Flavour – Ada Ada
2. Olamide – Duro Soke
3. Sound Sultan – Natural Something
4. D’Banj – Don’t Tell Me Nonsense
5. Chidima – Emi Ni Baller

Best Afro Hip Hop Video

1. Ill Bliss – I Am Sorry
2. Splash – Church Agbasa
3. Olamide – Durosoke
4. MI – Chairman
5. Phyno – Man of the Year

Best Hip Hop Video

1. Eedris Abdulkareem – I Go Whooz You
2. Pryse – Eleto
3. Boogey – Sanctum
4. Ice Prince – VIP
5. Yung6ix – First Class

Best Afro Pop Video

1. D’banj – Don’t Tell Me Nonsense
2. Sound Sultan – Natural Something
3. Goldie – Miliki
4. 2face – Blood on the dance floor
5. Alabai – Ogbanje

Best Dance Hall/Reggae Video

1. Davido – All of you
2. Waje – I wish
3. Patoranking – Alubarika
4. Orezi – Rihana
5. Vector – Follow Me

,b>Best Pop Extra Video

1. Chidima – Emi Ni Baller
2. Kcee – Limpopo
3. Solidstar – Skibo
4. Davido – Gobe
5. Harrysong …

NIGERIA MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS (NMVA 2013) NOMINEES

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NIGERIA MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS is out for this year, who do you think will take home the award for each category, Nigerians are waiting..

Video of the Year

1. Flavour – Ada Ada
2. Olamide – Duro Soke
3. Sound Sultan – Natural Something
4. D’Banj – Don’t Tell Me Nonsense
5. Chidima – Emi Ni Baller

Best Afro Hip Hop Video

1. Ill Bliss – I Am Sorry
2. Splash – Church Agbasa
3. Olamide – Durosoke
4. MI – Chairman
5. Phyno – Man of the Year

Best Hip Hop Video

1. Eedris Abdulkareem – I Go Whooz You
2. Pryse – Eleto
3. Boogey – Sanctum
4. Ice Prince – VIP
5. Yung6ix – First Class

Best Afro Pop Video

1. D’banj – Don’t Tell Me Nonsense
2. Sound Sultan – Natural Something
3. Goldie – Miliki
4. 2face – Blood on the dance floor
5. Alabai – Ogbanje

Best Dance Hall/Reggae Video

1. Davido – All of you
2. Waje – I wish
3. Patoranking – Alubarika
4. Orezi – Rihana
5. Vector – Follow Me

,b>Best Pop Extra Video

1. Chidima – Emi Ni Baller
2. Kcee – Limpopo
3. Solidstar – Skibo
4. Davido – Gobe
5. Harrysong …

Help! I’m going blind gradually –Pa Kasunmu

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Nollywood veteran actor Mr. Olukayode Odumosu, nationally renowned by his stage name, Pa Kasunmu, is on the verge of completely losing his sight, memory and mobility due to a debilitating heart disease and partial stroke.
The unfortunate news came to public prominence recently on the social media when his children took to Facebook to make a short appeal to charitable members of the public to help save the financially-challenged actor from the ravages of heart and liver disease- a malaise he has battled with since 2009.
During an exclusive interview with Friday Flavour at his Mushin-Lagos residence, the 60-year-old Pa Kasunmu showed visible signs of ill-health– his barely audible voice trembled and he suffered shortness of breath.
“When the sickness started, it was actually moving towards my kidney, but the doctors in LUTH (Lagos University Teaching Hospital) were able to arrest that. Later, I started battling with partial stroke. Now, what I’m trying to prevent is the…

Boy,9, becomes Nigeria’s youngest Microsoft certified professional

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Jomiloju A primary six pupil of Role Model School, Oregun, Ikeja, Lagos, has emerged one of the youngest pupils to obtain the Microsoft Certified Professional certificate. A nine-year-old pupil of Role Model School, Oregun, Ikeja, Lagos, Jomiloju Tunde-Oladipo, has emerged the youngest Nigerian Microsoft certified professional. He came tops among 21 pupils who sat for the professional examination in Lagos. He is now a Microsoft office specialist in office word 2010. Jomiloju scored 769 out of 1,000 in the examination held in August. In his examination score report, the slim-built boy performed well in Sharing and Maintaining Documents, Formatting Content, Applying Page Layout, and Reusable Content, among other subjects. By the feat, Jomiloju has joined the league of young Microsoft certified professionals, including Nigeria’s 10-year-old Anjolaoluwa Seyi-Ojo;  an eight-year-old Indian, Lavishnashree, and two Pakistanis, named Arfa and Thobani. Microsoft Certified Professio…

Sacked Nigerian Info FM OAP, Matse Excited About Preggy Status

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Recently sacked Nigerian Info 99.3 FM On Air Personality (OAP), Matse Uwatse is excited about her pregnancy and has stated that she can't wait to be delivered of the child soon.

The Warri babe described her present pregnancy pains as 'discomfort' and declared that she can't wait to hold her baby soon in her arms. She also described her husband as a friend, mentor and other sweet words a man can be happy to be called by his sweetheart.

Matse wrote, 'with my rock. Married to my best friend, hubby and mentor. This man makes me understand that I am still a student. Best friends for life. Preggy face."

Bianka Johnson Statement: How Flavour & Emeka Morgan Abandoned MC Loph’s Mother

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Actress, Bianka Johnson, sent out a press statement today where she disclosed how high life crooner Flavour and Morgan Ent. CEO Emeka Morgan, abandoned MC Loph’s mother (pictured above with Bianca) after her son died in a tragic accident in 2011.

Flavour and MC Loph were childhood friends while Emeka Morgan is the CEO of the record label MC Loph was signed to before his tragic passing.

Read her statement below:

My name is Bianka Johnson, I reside in the United States of America. I am from Nigeria, a healthcare practitioner, actors-manager and a goodwill citizen. Flavour Nabania didn’t make a tribute song “Iwe”, he made a mockery of his friend, the late McLoph. Below is my story.

Tragedy brought us together…. That’s how I came to know Mrs. Nwaozor, affectionately known to me as “Mama.” Back in November 2011, someone posted a tribute video, “Iwe”, by Flavor, on Facebook. On that day I distinctly remember viewing the video on YouTube and sobbing for over an hour after watchi…

Ibinabo Supports Minister of Aviation, Says Those Calling For Her Resignation Are Stupid and Wicked

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Ibinabo Fiberisma, AGN President criticized those who called for the resignation of the Aviation minister, Stella Oduah after the recent plane crash. Find her letter below:

CRY MY BELOVED COUNTRY NIGERIA!
NCAA AND NIGERIAN AIRLINES – WHO MAINTAINS THE NIGERIAN AIRLINES’ FLEET

I am Angry, outraged, pained. I will now be verbal and outspoken. I will continue to pray because HE is all I have. My God, but HE has given me the strength and Grace to make a change. I won’t stay mute, and watch my country grieve again!

We, as a nation, must commiserate with families of the victims of the latest air mishap in Lagos. Our sincere condolences must go to them.

This is not the time for irritating and annoying political talks. It is sad that when such unfortunate incidents occur, some people only try to see how they could make political gains out of such unfortunate situations.

The call for the resignation of the Minister of Aviation in some quarters is very annoying, irritating, stupid…

PHOTO: Popular Nigerian Model Shows Off Bosoms In Revealing Dress

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This top Nigerian model sure knows how to be in the news with her always posting photos of her br**sts.
She’s obviously proud of what she’s got and doesn’t hesitate to flaunt.
What do you think? Classy or Trashy?

Nollywood Actress Empress Njamah Snaps Photo Bra-les

With the stiff competition in Nollywood these days for acting roles, some actress are forced to come up with new ways to try to break into the industry and in some cases, to force a re-appearance.

One of those desperate ladies is forgotten actress Empress Njamah.

Empress is desperate to come back into in the movie industry and must have brain stormed and thought this would be the smartest idea.

Empress recently shared the above of herself bra-less, with just her long weave covering up her bóobs.

Sorry Empress, we’ve seen better, that aint gonna work!!!

Inyanya Won’t End Well If… Embittered Yvonne Nelson Spits Venom

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When the debut winner of MTN-sponsored music talent show, Project Fame West Africa, Iyanya Mbuk, sang the song, ‘Yvonne Nelson, I love your medicine, all I want is your waist’, many were not too sure if the ‘Kukere’ master was actually dating the Ghanaian star or not.

Before their affair packed up, both reportedly denied any romantic relationship between them. Even when a picture taken by the two stars at a beach flooded the internet, which further fuelled their rumoured sizzling romance, Iyanya still denied it.

It was surprising to many ardent followers both ex-lovers when Yvonne Nelson posted a series of emotional tweets on her twitter page indicating heartbreak by her handsome Iyanya.

Soon, the blogosphere was bubbling again with the story, but Iyanya still denied dating the Ghanaian movie actress, insisting that his name wasn’t mentioned in the purported tweets by the embittered lover girl Yvonne Nelson.

But pouring out her mind in an interview, Yvonne Nelson confirm…

Keshi condemns Abuja pitch

Psquare Reveal Tips On How They Got To The Top

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We all know Psquare to have always been at the top in the music industry since they started.

The entertainers and singers in an interview recently with Mannie of Cool FM revealed the secret of their success.

The artistes collectively say,

"Is all about prayers and hardwork before ever we release any album to the market, we must fast and pray for one month".

The artistes acclaimed this as what keeps them successful in the industry.

When M.I. Was A Year Older!

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Multiple award winning rap lord, M.I celebrated his birthday recently and it was indeed a day of joy for him.

The day was last Friday, October 4, 2013 at Cafe Venessa, victoria Island, Lagos where he got a surprise treat from friends.

M.I. was surprised to see his colleagues such as Davido, Noble Igwe, Victoria Kimani and others who teemed to felicitate with him. Congrats the birthday boy. We wish you many more of this on the surface of the earth!