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The Utere Family made it to the MDA8 Grand finale

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utere family has made it to the Maltina Dance All 8 finale, after displaying a classy hip pop performance at the contest yesternite. below are  pictures of their performance;


Genevieve Nnaji To Kick Off Fashion Label Soon

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Just as many celebrities do not want to depend on the income from Showbiz business. Nollywood actress Genevieve Nnaji is joining the wagon as she is revamping her erstwhile fashion label named St Genevieve.

The brand revealed a few looks from the label in 2013 and somehow went a bit under the radar. The stunning actress posted what looks like a logo for her brand; SG- for St Genevieve.

The actress shared another post an hour later of herself with celebrity photographer, Kelechi Amadi Obi and Celebrity Makeup rtist, Lola Maja and asked her fan to stay tuned to what she is up to.

Lola Maja, Genevieve Nnaji & Kelechi Amadi-Obi

Omotola Rebrands EFCC to ‘Economic and Fishing Crime Commission

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Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade has decided to put pleasure aside for real talk about the mal-administration of the Nigerian political sector.

In every country, there are bodies established to oversee the activities of its citizens in order to ensure sanity in the society. If we look at the Western countries, when a political office holder is being accused of anything, he/she resigns from that position until the issue is being resolved.

This time, the actress is angry with the officials of the Economic and Finanacial crimes Commission (EFCC) for neglecting their duties in investigating both current and ex-politicians who have been accused one way or the other.

The EFCC recently on September 24th arraigned six fishermen Adekunle Oshingbosi; Momodu Ibrahim; Idowu Tuesday; Togbosi Christian; Benjamin Eyinle; Anthony Medoho, and their company, Oshine Resources Ventures Limited before a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos for allegedly fishing in unauthorized waters…

Fan Describes Kate Henshaw as ‘Ageless Vampire’

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Nollywood actress, Kate Henshaw, sure knows how to kill it when it comes to fashion as she keeps everyone asking for her designers.

The veteran actress and Samsung ambassador is contesting for the Federal House of Representatives for Calabar Munical/Odukpani Federal Constituency under the PDP.

Recently, Kate was at the Native and Vogue Port Harcourt International Fashion Week and she looked smashing with her Native attire to the event.

When she posted the picture on her social media page, a fan who admired her, described her as vampire that has refused to aged.

The actress in a swift response, pleaded with the fan not to describe her as such.

I Regret Marrying Many Wives………Oga Bello Reveals

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Nollywood actor, Alhaji Adebayo Salami, better known as Oga Bello, speaking about his acting career, revealed that he is majorly seen in the Yoruba movies because English movie producers do not come after him.

He explained that he at his stage in the make-believe world, he was not ready to lobby for roles. Adding that maybe the producers feel that he cannot speak the English language that is why he is not being sort after.

Oga Bello stated that he loves helping upcoming actors in the industry that is why he is always being seen in the Yoruba movies which he says needs the service of new and educated actors who are doing well in their right.

The veteran actor revealing one of his regrets in life, revealed that marrying many wives is one of the mistake he had made. He added that though, as a Muslim, he is entitled to four wives, but sees it as a mistake he made to have married many wives.

He admitted that though it was a mistake, but was happy that his children are …

I Was Once Fed Up With My Marriage - Lara George

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When it comes to inspirational/gospel artistes, she’s one of the artistes that cannot be ignored. Lara George has paid her dues as a gospel singer, having made many hit albums with lots of awards to her credit including: Voice of The Year, 2008, at the Nigerian Music Awards, as well as Song of The Year, 2009, Nigerian Gospel Music awards amongst others.

The multi-talent who recently celebrated her 10-years marriage anniversary, in an interview shared her pains and gains of being a married woman for a decade.
She narrated periods when she was fed up and had to turn to her pastor for guidance.

"There were many times like that. We have had our fair share. I remember a time we weren't talking to each other. It got really serious I had to call my pastor that I was fed up of my marriage. I can remember that my pastor was not around then but he spoke to my husband that Jesus loves the church unconditionally and things were sorted out. I am glad my husband allowe…

A Woman Should Feel No Pain, Except The Pain Of Childbirth----Actor Junior Pope

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Nollywood actor Junior Pope Odonwodo and his wife Jennifer Awele Okpuno-Odonwodo are expecting their first child.

The actor has shown he is a very caring husband as he helped his wife out in the kitchen to pound yam, from the creative of their pre-wedding photo shoot, one could conclude that the actor is indeed creative and will be a good husband.

The actor acclaimed that he is a real African man “I am an African, assisting my wife in the kitchen. A woman should feel no pain, except the pain of childbirth” he said.

The couple got married on July 26, 2014 at the St John Bosco Catholic Church along Nnebisi Road in Asaba, Delta state.

My Mum Did Not Know What She Was doing…….Sheyi Shay

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Wave making Nigerian artiste, Seyi Shay whose 'Murda' single featuring Patoranking is currently gaining massive airplay, says she plans to do a song for her mum who invested a lot in her pursuit for music without knowing what the future holds.

According to the artistes, “My mum did not know what she was doing when paying for my violin lessons, drama classes, allowing me to go to japan with my gospel choir…I will do a song for her.”

Sheyi Shay stated that wherever she goes to, the funeral song for her mother is always ringing in her head and she is ready to prove that she can actually become the best which her mother has always wanted her to be.

She further charged her fellow artistes to try and learn new things so as to remain focus and stay long in the industry where it is believed that men are the best.

“I work like a man, I carry the voice of my funerals in my head everywhere I go. I have a lot to show and prove being the child of a single mum, child of…

Oritse Femi Reveals Proud Mother

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There is an African proverb which says ‘a child was meant to grow up and come to take care of his parents,’ and this has always been the joy of every parents to see their wards grow and succeed in life

Well, wave making singer, Oritsefemi, has unveiled his proud mother to the public.

The singer took to his social media page to reveal his mother whom he is so proud of and also describing her as the best mother ever, admitting that she is proud of what he is doing

Recall that the ‘Double Wahala’ crooner, earlier in the year lost his father and since then, has been trying to cover the vacuum left by his father to make sure that his mum is always happy at all times.

Just within the week, the singer signed a new multimillion naira management deal with Avarta, who will be in charge of his management.

Stop Displaying Material Wealth,Save a Life ………..Halima Abubakar Advices

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Nollywood actress, Halima Abubakar, is out again tongue lashing people who likes flaunting their material wealth on their social media platforms to go help a soul.

The actress, who is not pleased with these trends, took to her Instagram page to advise her colleagues, with a picture of a kid eating from the bare floor, to use their wealth to help people who are in need rather than using it to acquire enormous material wealth.

Halima explained that nothing can last as some people go as far as planning to buy the latest Iphone forgetting that one day the money will finish.

The actress who has been frequent on her social media page with various words of wisdom, urged her colleagues and fans to learn how to love one another and have a free spirit to help create a good living environment.

Rot in Television Stations in Nigeria - By Charles Novia

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Independent Television Producers in Nigeria are really getting the rough end of the stick. They are endangered species. According to celebrity network.com, in America here’s how a typical TV production company operates: "Step 1) Production company sells a show idea to a TV network. Step 2) The TV network pays the production company a flat fee per every episode to produce a season of TV. Step 3) The TV network goes out to advertisers and tries to make more money selling ads than it pays for the actual show.

For example: Jerry Bruckheimer Television sells a TV show called “CSI Miami” to CBS. CBS agrees to pay Jerry Bruckheimer Television $1 million weekly for 23 episodes of CSI Miami. CBS then goes to advertisers like McDonalds, Coca Cola, Viagra, Lipitor, Ford etc… and convinces these companies to buy advertisements that air during CSI Miami. When it’s all said and done, CBS better be making more money off the advertising than it’s paying for CSI Miami. In …

Fame and fortune are very difficult to manage- Dayo Adeneye

Dayo Adeneye and his partner Kenny Ogunbe of Kennis Music has done a lot of job on some artiste in Nigeria today under the limelight of Kennis Music record label. Some artistes who were under the label before they became famous were 2face, Sound Sultan, Jaywon, Kelly Hansome etc However most artists have for one reason or the other left the label.

Many people ponder on why artistes leave their record label and what must have conspired between the record label owners and the artiste, but some hardly state the real reason. Dayo Adeneye has come out to say that it is always painful when artistes leave a record label. He noted that it is sometimes discouraging.

According to him, it is like watching a child you’ve raised,he goes through college, university; then gets married, somebody takes them off you, but however, one has to let them go, if you love them. He said most of them show appreciation and it can be annoying when they don’t appreciate and don’t remember where they w…

Video Director, Matt Max Secret Affair With My Wife---Demola Cole

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Nigerian music video director, Matthew Abiodun Aina aka Matt Max, is not just getting hot lashing from fans, but serious challenge from family members for dragging its name in the mud.

The music video director recently held a secret wedding to a legally married woman, Eniola Efunkoya who is a make-up artist (AweleBeauty) in August 30, 2014 and ever since, has been receiving wide condemnation.

Matt Max according to the family was in a relationship with a certain Martina Atsuelime whom he introduced to the family and have been going out with each other for about four years.

Eniola’s actual husband, Demola Cole, in his reaction said: “I got married to Adeola Eniola Efunkoya in May, 2011. She left the marriage this year, May 2014, for another guy who is a music video director (Matthew Abiodun Aina) with trade name Matt Max. She left the marriage because of her secret affair with the so called Mattmax.

“On so many occasions, I called the so called Matt Max over his sec…

What Broken Marriage Has Done To Me- Saheed Balogun

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Since after the shock of his failed marriage to his actress cum movie producer wife, Fathia Balogun, multi-talented movie guru Saheed Balogun has been up in his game to stay afloat in the very competitive Nigerian movie industry.

Although the versatile actor made it clear he wouldn't want the media to keep feasting on his failed marriage or talk about his private life, he however shared what his broken marriage has cost him.

" My broken marriage has nothing to do with me being scarce in movies, besides; I don’t need to be in 50 movies to remain relevant in the industry. I am busy with my research so as to come out with a quality and distinct work of art. When I get good scripts, I will be on set. And I am giving the upcoming actors and actresses space," he assured.

Flavour, Anna Ebiere Dating?

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There have been speculations going around for weeks now that Most Beautiful Girl Nigeria 2013, Anna Ebiere and Flavour may be dating, but there has been no solid fact to stand the grounds.

The music artiste has always been in the middle of relationship controversies, he was sometime ago alleged to be dating BBA winner, Dillish Mattews, but they shut down the rumors.

Flavour and Anna have been posting pictures of themselves on social media recently and have been writing suspecting captions that may be a clue to the kind of relationship that might be between them. Anna took to her social media page some time ago to post one of Flavour’s sexy pictures and then she captioned it ‘My Boo’

Are they dating or just trying to make a publicity stunt out of the moment like most celebrities do?

Check Out Omotola Jalade Ekeinde's Outfit To Blood In The Lagoon Premiere

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Star actress Omotola Jalade Ekeinde was at the premiere of her movie Blood In The Lagoon which held in Houston recently and she was the centre of attraction with her outfit.

The actress wore a tan Ejiro Amos Tafiri wrap dress and she rocked it with a red necklace and gold Ivanka Trump sandals.

The mother of four was looking as stunning as ever and she of course stole the day. See photos from the red carpets below

Bovi gushes sweet words to wife, as she marks birthday

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One of Nigerian's top comedians, Bovi Ugboma aside been known for his comic acts is also a very romantic man who doesn't joke with wife and family.

Today his lovely wife,Christabel Ugboma marks her birthday, and the proud father of two (a boy and a girl), gladly placed her charming picture as his BBM profile picture with the Personal Message that reads; "Thee tree on which I lean on is a year older today. HBD my love and lover!!!!"

It would be recalled that few weeks ago, the couple also marked their wedding anniversary and Bovi's wife, sent him a sweet message through her Instagram page while sharing a picture with her hubby in a very romantic scene.

The caption read' "Here's a toast to our beautiful September. Our birth month , wedding month, God's specially created and given month. You @officialbovi and I will live to see 90 more september's..... Amen"

2face Idibia Clocks 38

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Today September 18, 2014, Nigerian award winning artiste, 2face idibia is a year older. The music artiste who just lost his father few weeks ago to cancer is celebrating his life as he clocks 38.

His wife Annie Idibia was short of words in describing how much she loves him when she was wishing him a happy birthday in the early hours of this morning. The mother of two wrote this to her husband;

“My king…my super human can’t believe am totally lost of words to actually describe how much I love you. Happy birthday baby” she wrote. 2face who is known to have gained love from fans and colleagues is sure to have a blast today and also loads of messages. Happy birthday to him


FORTUNE GRABS ANOTHER AWARD

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Fast-rising singer,Fortune Okwuenyia last weekend walked away with an award at the Gardencity Advancement Awards 2014, which was held at Presidential Hotel, Portharcourt, Nigeria.

Fortune, who recently had an event  tagged " D Revelation", was highly delighted at  the way awards are rolling in for her since winning The best female Artiste south- south 2014  at the City people Entertainment Awards in june.

Her recent single entitled 'Olufemi' is still getting massive and good reviews from pundits. Her fans have also shown massive support for her brand of music, which has stood her out of many others.




Make-up basics by Lumati jessica

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LUMATI JESSICA, owner of jeflops intergrated services located at  34 Nkpogu Road,Off Trans Amadi Road, Portharcourt, writes on the basics of make-up,enjoy reading. 

phone:+2348181821960.



Makeup are care substances used to enhance the appearance of the human body. They are generally mixtures of chemical compounds, some being derived from natural sources, many being synthetic. (Wikipedia) Wearing makeup is common place in today's society, worn for anything from a day at work to a formal night out. However, if you're a newcomer to the world of cosmetics, you may find yourself at a loss with the infinite varieties of makeup and styles that can be found. Luckily, it's not too difficult to learn what the most elementary makeup products are, and how to use each one. MAKEUP PRODUCTS (A-Must-Have) Set of brushes: It consist of powder, blush, foundation, eyeshadow, lip, contour brushes etc. Face Primer: Comes in various formulas to suit individual skin conditions. M…

Monalisa Chinda, Ex-Husband Back Reconciles?

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Few years ago, when the news of the break up between Monalisa Chinda and her husband Dejo Richards spread like wild fire, many thought the two would reconcile later, but it was unfortunate, they didn’t.

The actress told a story that she went through domestic violence in the hands of Dejo, which got a lot of tongues wagging and feeling pity for her. However reports have it that insiders allege the actress may have mended fences with her ex hubby Dejo Richards.

Report has alleged that Dejo Richards whose second marriage has reportedly crashed has been spotted with the actress on few occasions. The report also said that Monalisa's ex now spends more time with their daughter, unlike before when he was denied contact.

Tiwa Savage Exclusively UNPLUGGING London

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The 'Doro-Diva' herself Tiwa Savage graces the 805 Restaurant, London with her beautiful presence ahead of the much anticipated show 'Africa Unplugged' which she is headlining with Davido & Diamond Platnumz on Sunday September 14th at O2 Academy Brixton.

Omawumi Unveils Her Baby Daddy As He Proposed To Her

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Omawumi has kept the identity of the dude who impregnated her shortly after she burst into limelight. Not even the identity of the baby she delivered for the guy is known to the public but many sources closed to Omawumi had in the past disclosed that she was in a serious relationship with the father of her baby. Continue...

Well, the guy named Toyin Yusuf finally popped the big question at Omawunmi today, and the cat was let out of the back as the singer who could not contain her joy shared the news and photos.

Ladies and gentlemen, below is the face of the man who has been "ringing Omawumi's bell" all this while..

The baby is also in the picture below...
Via Splendor Mag

Toni Payne Warns About Track Records

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Ex-wife of Nigerian singer, 9ice, Toni Payne, who is known for her inspirational write-ups and social media advices, has taken some steps to lash those advising the Presidency as not being capable of delivering good services.

She started by stating that President Jonathan lacks good advisers which is making him have issues with some set of people, boasting that her little trainee is better than his advisers.

In her post, she wrote thus;

“GEJ has the worst advisers. Even my little trainee here could have done a better job.. Smh!

All these things they keep getting wrong is simple logic. It's either those in charge are educated illiterates or so insensitive they don’t care.

“That bring back our Goodluck was in poor taste.. That was a no brainer... Simple reasoning! Even a 3 yr old would know better.”

“Furthermore, after lashing the advisers of the presidency, she took another step to flog some set of political office seekers ahead of the 2015 election into the variou…

Kcee Brother, E-Money! 'Beats' Ayo Animashuan, Obi Asika, Efe Omorogbe, Others..

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As Entertainment Executive Of The Year

Five Star Music CEO popularly known as E-Money has been announced Entertainment Executive of the year at the just concluded Nigerian Entertainment Awards.

The award ceremony which took place on the night of Sunday, 31st August was hosted by radio personality, Gbemi, Comedian Bovi and actress Funke Akindele.

At the event attended by a handful of Nigerian and other African celebrities including Five Star Music act, Harrysong had the hosts announced E-Money as the befitting winner of the Entertainment Executive of the year, beating the likes of Efe Omorogbe of Now Music, Mavin Records' Don Jazzy, Smooth Promotions' Ayo Animashaun and X3M Music's Steve Babaeko.

Harrysong who just released the visual for #Kolombo was in New York for the event picked up the plaque for the executive. Congratulatory messages have been pouring in for the successful businessman.

Other winners of the night include Tiwa Savage for Best RnB/Pop, Oritse F…

Ace Comedians; Okey Bakassi, Teju Babyface Mark Wedding Anniversaries

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Teju Babyface and his wife
Two of Nigeria’s brightest comedians, Teju Babyface and Okey Bakassi are celebrating their wedding anniversaries today, Monday, September 1, 2014.

Thirteen years ago, Okey Bakassi married his wife, Zizi, while Teju Babyface walked his wife, Tobi, to the aisle in 2012.

“It’s 13 years today that I have been married to my childhood sweetheart and best friend. We thank God for a productive and happy partnership. Happy anniversary to my rib, Zizi. Let’s do another 13 years. I love you more,” Okey Bakassi said.
Okey Bakassi

Funke Akindele Set to Remarry, 2 Years After Failed Marriage

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Film producer/actress Funke Akindele is reportedly set to give marriage another chance and this is authoritative. Funke whose first marriage failed months ago is now engaged to wed and has concluded plans to have a secret introduction ceremony with her UK-based lover. According to reports, she decided to keep it a top secret considering her first bitter experience with her much-publicized celebrity marriage.

However, she has currently moved into a new mini duplex located in the highbrow China Estate, inside Chevron Drive Lekki.

The couple we gathered started their romance shortly after she left her first marriage and the guy whom people close to Funke confirm is very crazy about her, is quite eager to walk her down the aisle.