Wednesday July 30th, 2014
Wednesday July 30th, 2014
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Why marriage not on my mind now – Chidinma

  /   in Entertainment, News 8:39 am   /   Comments

*Chidinma

“It’s not yet time for marriage, I still have quite a lot to do and I still have a lot of money to make“, she said. Chidinma is only 23 but then she has done virtually all there is for a woman to do. She is one of the most sought-after female artistes in Nigeria, just as she is also the most courted. Artistes and non-artistes alike have openly professed love for the Imo State-born diva, with no one actually getting beyond the ground floor, or is there?

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Timaya, Empress Njamah at war again?

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Timaya vs Empress Njamah

Once, Bayelsa State-born music artiste, Timaya and actress Empress Njamah were talk of the town on account of the love they presumably had for each other. Then, Timaya and Empress were so smitten, it was as if they could do no wrong.

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I gave you your first collabo, Sound Sultan tells Wizkid

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Sound Sultan

In a birthday wish to him, Sound Sultan writes: “I always remember the first day you called me on the phone . I was like, ‘you ain’t a girl? Then you must be a kid’ , he said yes, ‘Wizkid !’ Correction that was essential ! ‘Wiz’ as a prefix makes sense 7 years later, wizard , Layon(lion), fame didn’t give him the Lion heart, he had it from day one . Gave him his first collabo he gave me my latest ! Ayo S.Balogun, happy birthday”.

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Danny Young drops ‘Oga Ade’ video

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Danny-Young

Afro beat Artiste Danny Young just released the video to his club banging single titled Oga Ade which is a potential hit song.

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I’m going into politics but I won’t dump music – Kennis St. Brown

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KennySaint-Brown

Kenny St Brown needs no introduction as one of Nigeria’s most celebrated contemporary gospel artistes. With a career spanning over a decade, she brought glamour and reckoning for gospel music in Nigeria at the time of her emergence on the scene.

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I break men’s heart —Lisa Henry Omorodion

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By BENJAMIN NJOKU Lisa Henry Omorodion is one of Nollywood’s starlets who debuted in the industry last year with her first movie, “First Cut,” directed by Chico Ejiro and which starred the likes of Monalisa Chinda, Joseph Benjamin, and Bobby Obodo. The feisty actress was one of the actresses that graced this year’s editon of

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Top ten wealthiest African musicians?

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Top-ten

In the recent past, it has become something of a sport for various organisations to come up with list of richest entertainers, using various parameters most convenient to them.

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Half of a Yellow Sun gross N280m

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

The worldwide release of ,the screen adaptation of Chimamanda Adichie’s novel, Half of a Yellow Sun has generated about N280,000,000 from cinema release, TV sales rights, online viewing, and in-flight viewing.

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Gordons, Plenty Mouth, others for Pastor Chris Ekeh’s birthday bash

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pastor-Chris-Ekeh

Top comedians, including Gordons, Plenty Mouth, MC Danfo, Eboh da Bomb, MC Above, and Mr. Patrick are among the celebrities that will be storming the Word and Spirit Assembly Church, Waterside, Ijegun Satellite Town, Lagos, tomorrow for the birthday anniversary of the presiding pastor and founder of the church, Pastor Chris Ekeh.

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Sexual demands drove me out of acting — Ine

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ine

Cross River State-born sexy actress-turned-singer, Ine Aju, a.k.a Miss Independent has been explaining to whoever cares to listen why she dumped acting for music.

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AFRIFF 2014: Organisers extend date for film submission

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AFRIFF

Organisers of the prestigious Africa International Film Festival, AFRIFF, which is billed to take place in Calabar, the tourism hub in Nigeria, from November 9 through16, are calling for film entries from African filmmakers, with a closing date now extended to July 24, 2014.

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I will be doing my own original songs soon —Yemi Sax

  /   in Showtime People 8:50 pm   /   Comments

Yemi-Sax

Yemi Sax, fondly called the Sax Oracle by his fans, is not a rookie when the business of music is concerned.

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Burna Boy explains why he sacked mum as manager

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Burna-Boy-and-mum

Dance hall crooner Burna Boy (real name Damini Ogulu) on Friday , July 11, 2014 , took to his Twitter account to announce to his fans that his mother will no longer be his manager.

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Praiz turns preacher?

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Popular singer and MTN brand ambassador, Praiz gave the listening audience an entertainment of a life time when he mounted the stage at Muson Center, Lagos, to do what he knows how to do best-singing.

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I was named after an animal – Antar Laniyan

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Antar-Laniyan-1

BY ADERONKE ADEYERI First class veteran actor and seasoned movie director, Antar Laniyan has been around long enough to know what works and doesn’t in the Nigerian movie industry. He has seen both the worlds of English-speaking and Yoruba-speaking sectors to qualify as a good judge and analyst on the state of our movie industry.

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Stephine Linus gets Hollywood movie role

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stephanie

Nollywood screen goddess, Stephanie Okereke-Linus is certainly getting her groove on and even spreading her tentacles beyond the shores of Nolywood as she is set to ply her trade in Holywood.

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Even my kids ask me to marry, Ibinabo confirms marriage rumours

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Ibinabo Fiberesima

The hot rumour in town right now is about the President of Actors Guild of Nigeria, Ibinabo Fiberesima getting married after five children. The rumour has it that the actress, who is holidaying in the United States of America, with her undisclosed hubby, would be walking down the aisle in Portharcourt by December of this year.

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I love Genevive, Orezi declares

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By ANOZIE EGOLE It doesn’t appear there would be an end to the number of guys who  have  crush for Nollywood screen goddess, Genevieve Nnaji. Joining   the list of those who have the hots for the actress like Majid Michel, OC Ukeje, Wizkid, D’Banj is fast-rising singer, Orezi, who disclosed his affection publicly in

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Murdoch still eyeing Time Warner after rejection

  /   in News, Showtime People 10:22 pm   /   Comments

Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch’s conglomerate said Wednesday it made an unsuccessful bid for rival Time Warner which could shake up the media-entertainment world.

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AGN president, Ibinabo set for marriage at 43

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*Ibinabo, AGN boss

The embattled President of the Actors’ Guild of Nigeria, AGN, Ibinabo Fiberesima says she has found love and will settle down with her ‘Mr. Right’ in Port Harcourt, Rivers state before the end of the year.

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Tracy Obonna, Mama G go head to head in new movie

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Tracy-Obonna

Toronto, Canada-based Nigerian model and actress, Tracy Obonna, known worldwide as the Nigerian Bombshell on account of her voluptuous curves has made another imprint in Nollywood as she recently featured in a new movie made up of mostly Nigerian cast and crew.

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Tope Osoba gives Alex Ekubo first Yoruba movie role

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DVDs for sale are pictured in a store on September 24, 2013 in Accra. The new film by Ghanaian-Nigerian director Pascal Amanfo "Boko Haram" has been banned by censors in Ghana and shunned by cinema owners in Nigeria. AFP PHOTO

Seductively beautiful Yoruba acress, Tope Osoba who made a big hit in Igboro Ti Daru and Gucci grils has given English-speaking Nollywood star, Alex Ekubo his first Yoruba movie role. Tope Starred Alex in Ifedapo, her second self produced film.

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Amara Nnachi produces first film ‘Elisa’

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Elisa

Budding Nollywood producer, Veronica Amara Nnachi has released footages of her first film titled ‘Elisa’ featuring ten-year old, Daniella Okoye, Little Princess of the Universe 2012/2013 as the principal character in the film.

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Rihana meets Pele

  /   in Music 9:42 pm   /   Comments

Rihana-pele

World Cup fanatic Rihanna posted a picture of herself and football legend Pele soon after she landed in Brazil ahead of Sunday evening’s final.

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N3B Nollywood Largesse:How President Jonathan’s cash gift is being shared

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President Jonathan & members of the Actors' Guild of Nigeria @ the State House

It was a gaily evening inside the State House, Marina, Lagos. President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, sat in the midst of an expectant Nollywood crowd. It was a rendezvous of everybody that was somebody in Nollywood

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I can do all manners of seduction with sanity — Sandra Bassey

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sandra

Sandra Bassey, former Miss Niger Delta (Symbol of Talent 2012) is a beauty to behold. Recently, she debuted in Nollywood featuring in the screen adaptation of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s bestselling novel, Half of a Yellow Sun. In this interview with Showtime Celebrity, Sandra talks about her dreams and aspirations. She also shares her experience as a beauty queen, model and an actress.

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Half of A Yellow Sun Producers announce new premiere date

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

After the tussle for its release in Nigeria, “Half of A Yellow Sun”, a screen adaptation of Chimamanda Adichie’s bestselling novel,will be available in cinemas across the country from the 1st of August 2014. The film was one of the 77 movies recently approved by the National Film and Video Censors Board, NFVCB.

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Ebenezer Obey becomes music professor

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Evangelist Ebenezer Obey ...It may be difficult to see someone who understands me.

Juju maestro, Evangelist Ebenezer Obey, has every reason to feel fulfilled, not only as a musician but also as academnician as Olabisi Onabanjo University has conferred on him the honour of Professor of Music and is expected to be a visiting artiste in the department of English and performing arts.

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My managers tricked me into acting- Lydia Obule

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lydia Obute

Lydia Nnenna Obute is an Austrian born Nigerian model and actress, best known for being the winner of the season three of Austria’s Next Topmodel in 2011. Born to Igbo parents, Obute was born in Lower Austria.

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Nkiru Sylvanus’ kidnap saga resurrects at Oriental hotel

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Nkiru Sylvanus

Could you recall two years ago, when actress Nkiru Sylvanus alongside her lead actor, Kenneth Okolie were kidnapped while shooting her film in Owerri? The stars were in the kidnapper’s den for weeks before a ransom was paid to secure their release.

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All hail Miss United Nations!

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precious

Nollywood actress cum model,Precious Chikwendu who represented Nigeria at this year’s Miss United Nations beauty pageant, was crowned one of the queens of the beauty contest during the week in Kingston, Jamaica.

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Why my songs have been more acceptable – Lara George

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Lara George

Renown gospel artiste,  Lara George, blessed with a voice that can move mountains, recently unveiled the secret behind her hits and why most of her songs have been more acceptable: “When I started off in music even from when I was in KUSH, our message at that time was to try to sing about everything.We

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