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Kemi Olunloyo Celebrates as She Turns 53

August 6, 2017
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Controversial Nigerian journalist and pharmacist , Kemi Olunloyo turned 53 today and she is celebrating with children at the Oluyole Cheshire home for disabled orphans and motherless babies in Ibadan.She tagged today #KemiOlunloyoDay and trended on Twitter.

She received a complimentary flight from one of Nigeria’s commercial airlines and got a cake from one of Ibadan’s confectioneries. All these comes at the wake of her declaration yesterday on social media that she would henceforth be telling one minute news in Yoruba.

In the midst of the celebration, she addressed Nigerian comedian, Seyi Law’s response to her social media post where she called his daughter, obese. See her response below.

Picture credit: @kemiOlunloyo on Instagram

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Photos: Diamond and Zari Hassan’s Daughter Clocks 2

August 6, 2017
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Baby boss Latiffah, daughter of East Africa’s bongo flava king, Diamond Platnumz and Zarinah Hassan clocked 2 today. Her parents are celebrating her with a princess themed photo shoot. The baby ambassador of several brands in Tanzania looked all grown and beautiful as she shared photos with her over 1.3 million followers on Instagram.

Latiffah received lovely messages from her celeb parents, Diamond and Zari. “Happy 2 years mama, Words Can’t express how much i love you my Tee…. 🎂 💞💞💞 @princess_tiffah 💞💞💞 🎂” wrote Diamond, while Zari wrote  “My Princess….. May God see you through with nothing but the best. May you be blessed from this day forward. Most of all, May you be a Godly child. Without God we are nothing. Happy birthday @princess_tiffah”.

See photos below

 

I know it's my birthday but keep calm, I need to get done with my gloss polish😄

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Senator Amosun Receives Hosting Rights for BON Awards 2017

August 5, 2017
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Governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun was on Friday presented with the hosting right of the 2017 Best of Nollywood Awards at his Oke Mosan Abeokuta Office.

Practitioners in the creative arts and entertainment industry, met with the governor for the presentation ceremony . At the presentation were Executive Producer BON Awards, Seun Oloketuyi and Nollywood actors like Mr Latin, Segun Arinze, Aisha Lawal to mention a few.

The BON Awards is an annual event organized by the Nest of Nollywood magazine to recognize and honour outstanding achievement in the Nigerian entertainment industry. The first edition was held in Lagos State and the awards have since been held in different states across the country. Award categories include:  Best lead actor in English and Yoruba film, Best Supporting Actor, Best Promising Act of the Year, Best Child Actor, Movie with the Best Social Message to mention a few.

The award ceremony is scheduled to hold in Abeokuta on the 16th of December, 2017.

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Samklef Joins Imo State Gubernatorial Race

August 5, 2017
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The 2017 gubernatorial race in the eastern part of Nigeria is taking a new turn as entertainers vie for gubernatorial seats. Co-owner of Five Star Music, singer and songwriter, Kcee shocked many on Thursday when his political poster was released for the Anambra gubernatorial seat, making him an aspirant alongside Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie.

Talented Lagos State born and bred music artiste/producer, Samuel Oguachuba (Samklef) who hails from Imo State is also contesting for the Imo State gubernatorial seat. He made his political intentions known to fans yesterday when his poster hit social media with the caption ,“Not too young to run haters will say the cap no fresh. Vote Noni #IMO FOR ALL”

Samklef has over the years positioned himself as one of West Africa’s best producers; having worked with the likes of Wizkid on the hit album , ‘Superstar’, Ruggedman, D’Prince, Simi, Vector to mention a few. He released his debut album ‘NONI’ in 2010.

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Double Tragedy as SA Loses Dumi Masilela to Attempted Hijack

August 4, 2017
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Words will never be enough to describe the pain Simphiwe Ngema, young widow of late Rhythm City actor, Dumi Masilela is going through as a result of the loss of her husband to attempted hijack.

Simphiwe and Dumi

Dumi breathed his last early Thursday morning, after undergoing surgery to save his life from the injury he sustained when he was shot by hijackers on Wednesday night at Tembisa in South Africa.

South Africa woke up to the sad news of the demise of one of Rhythm City’s favourite character, Sifiso (Dumi)on Thursday morning. Upon hearing about Dumi’s death, another tragedy struck
in the Masilela family, as his aunt also passed away from the shock. The etv family, Rhythm City actors, friends and family have all been sending condolence messages to the Masilela family and condemning the spate of hijack in South Africa.

Ayanda Ncwane, widow of late renowned gospel singer, Sifiso Ncwane who lost her husband in early December 2016 has reached out to Simphiwe in a message on social media, comforting her and advising her to lean on Christ as her only succour, as no words of comfort would ever be enough.

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Micasa’s Near Break Up Experience Inspires New Album- Familia

June 30, 2017
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After nearly breaking up four months ago, South African music group, Micasa are stronger together and are due to release their new album – Familia which was largely influenced by their near-break up experience.

At the listening party of the album which held in Pretoria earlier this week at J’Somethings Swanky restaurant they talk about how the album tells about the pains they experienced when they almost broke up and preaches sticking together as they realized their differences in unity is their strength.

According to the host of the night, J’Something, Familia is a vibrant album with a fusion of elements including salsa and African samples.

Family and celebrity friends like Maps Maponyane, Minnie Dlamini, Mobi Dixon amongst others were present at the event. Familia will be released on the 4th of August.

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Ugandan Musician, Bobi Wine Heads to Parliament with Landslide Victory

June 30, 2017
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Ugandan musician, Bobi Wine has secured the Kyadondo East Parliamentary seat with a landslide victory in an election that held on Thursday. The musician turned politician was declared winner of the election with a margin of 77.6 percent over NRM contender, Sitenda Ssebalu William and FDC’s Apollo Katini.

Bobi has been receiving congratulatory messages from fellow colleagues like Eddy Kenzo, supporters and fans.

Once again, Bobi’s victory proves there’s a place for entertainers in politics.

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Fans, Colleagues, Political Office Holders to Celebrate Saidi Balogun at 50

June 30, 2017
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Nollywood actor,filmmaker and producer, Saidi Balogun will be celebrating his 50th birthday in grand style from the 4th to the 7th of July 2017. The birthday celebration which was meant to hold in May was postponed because of the industry was mourning the death of three of their own – Moji Olaiya, Olumide Bakare and Pastpr Ajidara.

Congratulatory messages have been pouring in for him from his colleagues, fans and well wishers ahead of the grand celebration.Prominent political and traditional office holders like the Oyo State Governor,
Senator Abiola Ajimobi, Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, OOni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, Minister for Culture and Tourism, Lai Mohammed amongst others will be present to grace the events.

Activities lined up for each day include:

 

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Junior Derocka and Ntando Duma welcome their baby girl, Sbahle

June 28, 2017
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South Africa’s youngest celebrity couple, Junior Derocka and Ntando Duma welcomed their baby girl, Sbahle Lisakhanya Mzizi to the world this morning. Having held a colourful baby shower last week, the South African couple are officially parents. Junior announced the good news this morning with the most heart warming caption that would melt the hardest of hearts.

As we await the first pictures of Sbahle we wish the couple a joy filled parenthood.

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Sinach Celebrates 3 Years Wedding Anniversary

June 28, 2017
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Multiple award winning gospel singer and recording artist, known for her endless release of gospel hits, Osinachi Egbe (stage name, Sinach) is celebrating three years of marriage with her husband,Joe Egbu. The couple shared sweet annivesary messages with each other on social media and have garnered loads of congratulatory messages from fans, friends and well wishers.

“Three years of special love and Grace. Meeting you, sweetheart, changed my entire life. You are an embodiment of God’s true love and beauty. Thank you Sweet Spirit of God. With you, I need nobody, Previous Holyghost.” wrote Joe Egbu

Sinach reciprocated the gesture

Love 💕 you now and always ! Happy anniversary baby @joe_egbu

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