Category : Celebs

Entertainment / Celebs - 1 hour ago

Sasha confirms the absence of INEC officers at her polling unit

Voting in Saturday's general elections is supposed to commence by 8 am according to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), but a female rapper Sasha has confirmed the absence of its officers at her polling station. She shared this in a tweet posted this morning in reaction to INEC's request for a situation report at different voting centers. The balloters at her polling unit have been waiting there since 6:40 am says the rapper who tweeted from Lekki, Lagos. "No polling officers. Voters have been waiting since 6.40am," she writes. A similar occurrence has been reported at other places according to many reports on social media. INEC has been noticeably proactive about its affairs after shifting the polls to Saturday, February 23, 2019. Some days to the elections, it engaged Ni...

Entertainment / Celebs - 3 hours ago

Omoni Oboli shares a picture of herself at a polling station

After the disappointment of a postponed presidential and federal parliamentary elections from February 16 to 23, actress Omoni Oboli has shared a picture of herself at a polling station. She confirmed her presence at the venue in a tweet she posted this morning. When the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) made the announcement last weekend about a need to shift the polls a week further, the mood was dampened all over the country but many Nigerians refused to be discouraged. "It’s 6am! We are live at our polling station! Let’s do this NIGERIA!," Omoni Oboli confirmed in her post. A peaceful and credible elections is of interest to international observers and Nigerians in general. From her Instagram account, another actress Tonto Dikeh proposed putting the concerns of the country first above other things. "Let t...

Entertainment / Celebs - 12 hours ago

‘Baba Suwe’ on admission at LUTH- TAMPAN President

Babatunde Omidina popularly known as ‘Baba Suwe’ has been admitted at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) in Idi Araba, Lagos. Mr Bolaji Amusan, the National President, Theatre Arts and Motion Pictures Producers Association of Nigeria (TAMPAN), disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Lagos. Amusan popularly known as ‘Mr Latin’ as his stage name said that the development was as a result of the approval of the association’s appeal to the Federal Government to foot the medical bill of Baba Suwe. He said the ailing veteran comedian, who was alleged to be suffering from an unknown sickness, had been promised a first class treatment by the Federal Government at LUTH. Amusan said the Minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole, had made arrangements for the comedian to be treated while the Federal Government will foot the medical bills. Amusan said: “Myself and other association members have just taken Baba Suwe to LUTH from his residence. ”I want to appreciate the minister for this gesture, we are happy that our colleague will be back on his feet after a comprehensive treatment. Read also: Don’t blame us over Baba Suwe’s ailment, says Dele Odule ”He is receiving first-class treatment and we feel so honoured. ” I also thank the Vice-President, Prof. Yemi Os...

Entertainment / Celebs - 20 hours ago

Check out cute message Banky W sends Adesua Etomi on her birthday

Banky W takes time out of his busy political career to celebrate wife, Adesua Etomi on her birthday. Banky W might be a politician but he still has the bars to soothe his woman as you've got to check out the message he sent to Adesua Etomi on her birthday. The music star turned politician took to his Instagram page on Friday, February 22, 2019, where he posted a very adorable photo of his wife, Adesua and captioned it one of the cutest birthday messages you'd ever read. "You were worth waiting for, and working for. You were worth fighting for, and trying for. You are EVERYTHING I hoped for, and so much more than I deserve. My Inspiration and my Destiny, My Firstlady, and my Queen, My Backbone and my Peace. I carry eye go market???? Now I'm the luckiest man on the planet???? You make me better. May God keep us in love, together, forever. Happy birthday Shuga. Love always, - Bubba," he wrote. You were worth waiting for, and working for....

Entertainment / Celebs - 22 hours ago

African stars spotted at All-Star Weekend: Vanessa Mdee, Ycee, Cassper Nyovest, Sho Madjozi

The NBA is launching a professional basketball league in Africa that will feature 12 teams from several countries across the continent. No wonder we spotted popular Nigerian artist Ycee, South Africa’s Cassper Nyovest, Sho Madjoze, Moozlie and Tanzanian’s sweetheart Vanessa Mdee over the weekend at the NBA All-star weekend. African stars spotted at All-Star Weekend: Vanessa Mdee, Ycee, Cassper Nyovest, Sho Madjozi African stars spotted at All-Star Weekend: Vanessa Mdee, Ycee, Cassper Nyovest, Sho Madjozi These stars were all hosted in Charlotte by UMGB and NBA Africa, a division of Universal Music Group in efforts to build the bridge between music and sport. African stars spotted at All-Star Weekend: Vanessa Mdee, Ycee, Cassper Nyovest, Sho Madjozi...

Entertainment / Celebs - 1 day ago

Three Nollywood films selected for Hollywood showcase

Three Nigerian films, Lionheart, King of Boys and Up North, will be showcased at the second edition of Nollywood in Hollywood. The two-day event will begin with a red carpet and a screening at the prestigious American Cinematheque’s Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood on March 22. Two more screenings follow the next day at the world’s premiere film education institution, the school of cinematic Arts, University of Southern California. As a testament to the achievements of Nigerian women in the film industry, women directed the selected films. “That’s simply amazing,” says Maceo Willis, the event’s director of operations. “In Hollywood, we struggle with diversity and inclusion. “These powerful female voices from Nigeria are showing Hollywood how it’s done. Last year, we had a very successful debut. We believe these remarkable films will be great representatives of Nollywood.” Lionheart is the directorial debut from Nollywood’s top actress, Genevieve Nnaji. Read Also: Genevieve Nnaji stars in Hollywood movie Kemi Adetiba, the Nigerian queen of the box office, is the director of King of Boys. Up North is directed Tope Oshin Ogun, one of Nollywood’s most versatile directors. Nollywood in Hollywood is co-presented by 02A Media, Inc. and two Hollywood giants – The American Cinematheque and t...

Entertainment / Celebs - 1 day ago

Kate Henshaw becomes governor in new 4th republic

Griot Studios Ltd and Amateur Heads Productions with Bem Pever, Ishaya Bako, Kemi ‘Lala’ Akindoju and Ummi A. Yakubu serving as Producers are set to release a new movie titled 4th Republic in cinemas across Nigeria from April 2019. The movie, which is written by Emil B. Garuba and Zainab Omaki, follows the story of Mabel King (Kate Henshaw), a gubernatorial candidate who races to become Nigeria’s first female governor but is caught up around a heavily marred election. According to the ace Nollywood actress in a statement, 4th Republic is not just a film right for the election period, “I think what is most significant is the message it carries; we need to stand up for the truth and fight for justice. It’s our duty,” she said. The political thriller, which also features other top actors like Bimbo Manuel, Sani Muazu, Enyinna Nwigwe, Linda Ejiofor and Yakubu Mohammed, is directed by award-winning director and writer Ishaya Bako. In the movie, viewers are confronted with a violent and heavily marred governorship election, which sets aspirant King and her idealistic campaign manager, Ike, to discover what went wrong and seek justice through an election petition tribunal. Read Also: Kate Henshaw excited by AMAA nomination Their quest soon becomes a race to find and convince two young w...

Entertainment / Celebs - 1 day ago

Understanding the Nigerian brothers' role in Jussie Smollett's alleged fake attack

Nigerian brothers, Olabinjo Osundairo and Abimbola Osundairo have achieved notoriety in less than a month. Read their (alleged) involvement in actor Jussie Smollett's controversial January attack. Olabinjo Osundairo and Abimbola Osundairo are the two Nigerian brothers at the heart of Jussie Smollett's alleged staged homophobic and racist attack on Tuesday, January 22, 2019, in Chicago. On Wednesday, February 13, 2019, Chicago Police Department (CPD) arrested the brothers after they returned to Chicago from Nigeria. Law enforcement is yet to release to the public when the brothers traveled to Nigeria, but it is most likely they left America after the January 22 attack. “Police have been questioning them since they were picked up by officers at Chicago’s O’ Hare International Airport on Wednesday after returning to the city from Nigeria. On Thursday, police served a search warrant at their home” said the CPD's communications officer Anthony Guglielmi....

Entertainment / Celebs - 2 days ago

Check out 10 hot photos of Jordyn Woods, the woman behind Khloe Kardashian's failed relationship

Jordyn Woods was reportedly spotted making out with Tristan Thompson at a party which led to the collapse of his relationship with Khloe Kardashian. A few days ago not many knew who Jordyn Woods was or she was the last name that would come to your mind in the celebrity world. But it didn't take long before she became a trending topic after it was reported that she was having an affair with her best friend (Kylie Jenner) sister's (Khloe Kardashian) boyfriend and baby daddy, Tristan Thompson. Jordyn Woods has appeared in a number of episodes of the reality TV show, 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians' as Kylie's bestie. Well that relationship will certainly not remain the same again after this latest allegations. Jordyn is also regular on Kylie's own reality show 'Living With Kylie.' It is reported that the two met when they were 13 through a mutual friend, Jaden Smith. Kylie use to be plus size model and is managed by her mum who runs a management company. Jordy...

Entertainment / Celebs - 2 days ago

Jussie Smollett indicted by grand jury for felony, accused of filing a false report

Jussie Smollett might be facing jail time after he was indicted for staging his own attack earlier in January. Jussie Smollett has been indicted by the grand jury in Chicago for felony after staging his own attack. A Cook County Grand Jury handed down the indictment on Wednesday, February 20, 2019, after going through all the testimonies and evidence. According to TMZ, the two brothers, Ola and Abel Osundairo told the jury that they staged the so-called "attack" at Jussie's behest and even got paid for it. The brothers were caught on camera buying a bunch of supplies before the incident including ski masks, gloves, bandanas, sunglasses, and red hats.  According to the two Nigerian brothers, Jussie Smollett paid the to attack him Jussie Smollett's lawyers, Todd Pugh, and Victor Henderson released a following statement after the indictment....

Entertainment / Celebs - 2 days ago

Phyno spotted chilling with Formula 1's Lewis Hamilton in Spain [Photos]

Phyno's new found friend is Lewis Hamilton and we love their vibes. One of the coolest photos you'd see on Instagram today is that of Phyno and legendary Formula 1 driver, Lewis Hamilton chilling. The two were spotted together far away in Spain hanging out and they sure will be giving the ladies something to keep them busy on Instagram today. The rapper took to his Instagram where he shared the photos from their outing. "Need for speed!!! @lewishamilton @monsterenergy ????????????????," he captioned the photos. Phyno obviously has a new friend in Lewis Hamilton and just maybe the Formula 1 driver would pay a visit to Nigeria to see his friend. Need for speed!!! @lewishamilton @monsterenergy ???????????????? Every time our favourite celebrities are spotted hanging out with their counterparts from other parts of the world, it just goes to show how far our...

Entertainment / Celebs - 2 days ago

Jackie Chan to shoot new film in Dubai

Asian action superstar Jackie Chan will return to Dubai to film one of his latest movies with director Stanley Tong this month, the Dubai Film and TV Commission said. Jamal Al Sharif, chairman of the commission, said on Twitter that “megastar Jackie Chan is retuning to film in Dubai for the second time after his smash-hit Kung Fu Yoga! The new film is titled Vanguard and is directed by Stanley Tong.’’ He said the film will be shot in and around Downtown Dubai, City Walk, other prominent locations and residential areas with support from Dubai Film and TV Commission. “I would like to thank all those in the government and private sector that supported Kung Fu Yoga and will extend their support to the upcoming film,’’ Sharif was quoted by local newspaper Gulf News as saying. Chan’s earlier movie `Kung Fu Yoga,’ an India-China co-production, marked the martial art actor’s first film shot in Dubai and the Middle East, when it was produced in September to October 2015. The film used Dubai locales such as the Atlantis, the Palm, Jumeirah Lake Towers, Shaikh Zayed Road, Dubai Marina, Business Bay and the open desert.

Entertainment / Celebs - 2 days ago

Yung6ix is now a father as he shares video of adorable son

Yung6ix is now a proud father and he can't keep calm about it. Yung6ix isn't so young anymore as he now a proud father and even released a video of the adorable boy. The rapper took to his Instagram page on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, where he shared a video of his cute son and himself. He went on to reveal the name of his son in the caption of the video. "My God sent blessing. My boy Noah-Carter 6ix," he wrote. Congratulations Yung6ix on your not so little son from all of us at PULSE.  My God sent blessing. My boy Noah-Carter 6ix We know a lot of people didn't see this coming but Yung6ix is not just a dad but a proud one. The last time Yung6ix got us all talking on social media was back in 2018 when he said he heart had been broken into pieces. Yung6ix...

Entertainment / Celebs - 3 days ago

Lady Gaga and fiance Christian Carino calls off engagement

Lady Gaga has ended her relationship with Christian Carino. One shocking news you would be reading today is that of Lady Gaga calling off her engagement with fiance, Christian Carino. According to TMZ, the two have ended their two-year relationship. The Grammy award-winning singer and Christian Carino started dating back in February 2017 around the time she performed at the Super Bowl halftime show and just months after she called off her engagement to Taylor Kinney.  There are indications that signs of cracks in the relationship became evident when Christian was a no show at her Grammy awards night. Another signal that these guys were going through a crisis in their relationship was on Valentine's day as Christian was absent on her Instagram page. Lady Gaga and Christian Carino dated for two years [Credit: PEOPLE] This is the second celebri...

Entertainment / Celebs - 3 days ago

Khloe Kardashian splits with Tristan Thompson after allegedly cheating with her sister's best friend

Khloe Kardashian has ended her relationship with Tristan Thompson following cheating allegations. The latest gist from the Kardashian clan is that Khloe has ended her relationship with boyfriend, Tristan Thompson for allegedly cheating on her with Kylie Jenner's best friend. According to TMZ, Tristan had flown into Los Angeles to spend valentine's day with Khloe and their daughter, True. A few days later he attended a party where he was spotted cuddling Kylie Jenner's best friend, Jordyn Woods. Sources say the two couldn't get their hands off each other all through the party. Well, it didn't take long before the news got to Khloe who instantly ended things with the basketballer. Tristan Thompson was alleged to have been spotted cheating on Khloe Kardashian with her best friend, Jordyn Woods There are indications, however, that Khloe is...