Author: Taiwo

I Admire Ordinary Women Who Beat The Odds – Vimbai Mutinhiri

Zimbabwean actress, producer and TV personality, Vimbai Mutinhiri, In this interview, the former model who contested in the Big Brother Africa Season 6 takes you into her world. What is life as a TV host and producer like? Describe your typical day. Every day in my world is extremely diverse and unique. The joy of being in the creative space means that each day calls for something new and different from me. Some days I am up early to sit in hours of hair styling and make up in preparation to host on TV, or to host an event. My...

Ex BBNaija, Nina Reaches 1 Million Instagram Followers

Former Big Brother Naija housemate, Nina has expressed excitement after she hit 1.1m followers on Instagram. The reality TV star took to her page to show appreciation to those who have been on her side since the end of the reality show that brought her into limelight. Sharing an appreciation message, Nina who now has 1.1 million followers wrote: “WOW ! What a Ride Its Been I am Speechless. Thank You My INSTAGRAM FAMILY Its Official 1.1Million Followers And Counting !!! This Is For All #TeamNINA both Old And New . I am Grateful And Extremely Humbled By Your Show...

Uche Jombo Talks Sexual Assault In Nollywood

Ace Nollywood actress and filmmaker, Uche Jombo has revealed she has been a victim of sexual assault during her early days in the Nigerian movie industry. The 39-year-old actress made this disclosure in an interview with HipTV while speaking on the widespread allegations of sexual assault on upcoming actresses. “I’ve been in that kind of situation twice during my starting days,” she said. “I rehearsed for almost two weeks only to come next and find that someone else was reading my role because I declined the request to ‘see me’ (for sex). “I wept seriously, I was hurt but four...

Danny Young Says He Blew Before Wizkid

Nigerian singer Danny Young may not really be done with other artistes that are being rated above him. He is claiming he blew before Wizkid and so the Star Boy should not be considered as the pioneer of Teenage-Stars in Nigeria. This is coming after a UK-based OAP Adesope had earlier stated that Wizkid paved the way for other Nigerian young artistes as Davido, Burna Boy and so on. But in his reaction, Danny Young is blaming the OAP for trying to re-write history. He wrote: We made this song in 2006, it was one of d biggest songs in...

Okey Bakassi gives marriage Advice to Bachelors

In a video he shared on his IG page, comedian Okey Bakassi, who has been married for 17 years now, dished out great advice to bachelors planning to marry soon. He said, ”If you do not believe that a man and a woman have equal rights, don’t bother about marriage. If you are looking for a woman to worship and serve you, do not marry an educated woman. If you are insecured and too jealous, don’t marry a woman who is beautiful. But if you are looking for a woman who would give and raise beautiful children with you, take...

[VIDEO] Teni The Entertainer Bursts Into Tears During Stage Performance

Teni Apata burst into tears during a stage performance, as she poured out her emotional side as she sang her recent hit single. Teni had her industry nite on the 30th of January and couldn’t contain her emotions as she cried on stage during one of her performances. While the talented singer was performing her recent single; “Uyo Meyo,” she felt overwhelmed by the love shown her from the crowd and she eventually burst into tears. Watch the video below; Teni earlier this year paid a tribute to her dad Simeon Olaosebikan Apata who was murdered by hired assassins 24...

Anita Joseph Slams Critics of Her Twerk Video

Nollywood actress, Anita Joseph has slammed the critics of her ‘twerking up a storm,’ calling them hypocrites. Anita Joseph in a recent chat with Sunday Scoop said that most people who are criticizing the video on social media, have it on their phones and laptops. Sharing the video which most have tagged provocative, she wrote; When my waist becomes so heavy I just Dance to feel light� Am sleeping��you should sleep too�‍♀️ Anita Joseph who was obviously not moved by the criticism said; “I don’t care about people that had negative things to say about the video. Nollywood made me...

Toyin Abraham Talks About Dating Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Popular Nollywood actress Toyin Abraham has finally opened up on dating Yemi Osinbajo, saying money is not her driving force when going into a relationship. She made this known while putting a fan in her place earlier today on Instagram. In her message of congratulations to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo who narrowly escaped death, a fan had asked if she was dating the rich Vice President. Toyin had quickly retorted that she is a hardworking woman who is contented with her own wealth. “Ask around, I don’t date for money, I date for love” the actress said, burying speculations that...

Davido Reveals What US Detectives Did When He First Bought His House

Nigerian Afropop singer, Davido has revealed that detectives in the United States came to search his house when he first bought it. In the interview with Channel 4, the singer stated that the detectives were suspicious of him because of the neighbourhood where he bought the house. He said; “I’m the only African person in that neighbourhood so I moved in and two days later, detectives came to my door. They came in and searched the whole house asking me what I do because I bought that house cash. I don’t have a problem with authorities but it might be...

Di’Ja Calls For A Change In The Age of Consent in Nigeria

Posting the screenshot below, Nigerian singer and mum of two wrote; ”Just going to drop this here and hear your thoughts …. We have come a long way, we have advanced beyond comprehension in a short amount of time, music, lifestyle, agriculture and are still growing. That being said there are some areas I believe needs more attention and this is one of them. There are many ways to go around this issue but the best one is to go through it… This isn’t a fight against religion, tribe, gender but a redirection of our energies and thought processes to...