Monthly Archives: August 2012

I’m not bothered about my marital status – Bimbo Akintola

O ne of Nollywood top actresses, Bimbo Akintola who has been missing on screen in recent times has come out to explain why she decided to go undergound. She also talks about her role in the yet-to-be premiered musical flick “Hoodrush”where she played a lead female character. She also  cleared the rumour that she is having an affair with her co-actor O.C

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Musicians, journalists pay tributes to Ogbonna Amadi

BENJAMIN NJOKU & OPEOLUWANI OGUNJIMI Glowing  tributes continued  to pour in, as Faze, Oritz Wiliki and Kel joined other Nigerians to commiserate with the family of Ogbonna Amadi who died last Wednesday after suffering from an  asthma attack. The superstars, in their separate condolence messages described the late Ogbonna as “a rare gem”, adding that the nation has lost one of  its brightest entertainment journalists. Faze, who is still dumbfounded at the time of filing this report said, “I’m finding it hard to believe that the boss is  no more

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From London, Uche Iwuji set to storm Nollywood again!

Since her proposed marriage plan with a certain dude who syndicated her naked pictures online few years ago,  actress Uche Iwuji has maintained a low profile until last Sunday, when she came out of her shell to celebrate her birthday in grand style. Uche Iwuji Currently based in London, Uche used to be one of the most-sought-after actresses in Nollywood before she was hit with controversy leading to her decision to relocate to London. At her birthday bash, which had Mike Ezuruonye as the only attendant from Nollywood, the Abia State born actress had reasons to debunk the rumour that she has dumped acting career, saying that  “I’m still into acting.” The actress said she is only observing a break from the movie scene, but promised to  storm the country with a bang.

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Davido donates N1m, as Alibaba,Ruggedman, others take up ‘Save Debbie’ campaign

BY OPEOLUWANI OGUNJIMI …My story – Debbie As a result of Debbie’s breast cancer story that went ‘crazy’ on-line last week, Nigerian artistes have taken it upon themselves to raise funds in support of the cancer patient. Davido fired the first salvo on Monday when he said to have donated N1million to the cancer patient. Ruggedman and others with Debbie Although he hasn’t publicly confirmed his donation, however he posted the following on his Twitter page this morning.

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President Obasanjo Lambasts Eedris Abdulkareem Again

President Olusegun Obasanjo, former Nigerian president isyet to totally erase the issue he had with Eedris Abdulkareem’s song ‘Jagajaga released under Keenis Music label in 2004. At an event organized by Nigerian Leadership Initiative, (NLI) where the Ota farmer was to present a paper, he once again criticised the rapper that a sane man wouldn’t have done a song like that about his country. Last Tuesday, August 28, 2012, the former president expressed his disapproval of the ‘modern day youth towards Nigeria.’ He complained bitterly about the modern day youths, how they have lost interest in the country.

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Official: Real Madrid sign Chelsea midfielder Essien on season-long loan

By Wayne Veysey | Chief Correspondent Real Madrid have completed the shock signing of Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien on a year-long loan deal. The Ghanaian will link up with former Blues boss Jose Mourinho at Santiago Bernabeu after being made surplus to requirements under Roberto Di Matteo. Essien's arrival in Madrid will facilitate Lassana Diarra's proposed move to Anzhi Makhachkhala before the Russian transfer deadline passes on Thursday

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