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Tonto Dikeh’s ex-boyfriend, Prince Kpokpogri has opened up about her alleged involvement in the destruction of his Abuja property.

Prince Kpokpogri made this known via his Instagram Live on Tuesday, May 17, 2022, during a chat with journalist, Kemi Olunloyo.

“Well, actually I don’t even want to say anything about that girl at all. I don’t want to say anything. But the truth is that she had nothing with the issue,” he said.

It would be recalled that Kpokpogri released an Instagram Live video where his palatial home was destroyed by the Federal Capital Development Agency (FCDA).

Kpokpogri alleged in the video that someone was behind his ordeal, citing that he wasn’t given any notice before the demolition.

Hours after he released the video, Dikeh took to her Instagram page where she trolled him.

“Anyone waiting for me to stop laughing is a complete joker. I can’t and will never sympathise with this man. It’s his cross, he should carry it. This man almost killed me financially, emotionally and otherwise,” she wrote.

“If I had committed suicide after he threatened to expose our explicit tape or even when he released the crying audio, it would have been two weeks of goodbyes and the world would move on. People need to understand that karma exists and I hope it’s not the last until he does the right thing.”

Kpokpogri and Dikeh have been at loggerheads since they split in 2021.

At the early stage of the relationship, it was filled with loved-up photos on social media and exchange of expensive gifts.

It didn’t take long before cracks in the relationship began to rare their ugly head.

It was followed by counter-accusations, arrests, sex tapes, third parties ‘stray bullets’ and even lawsuits.
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Veteran Nollywood actor and producer, Uche Odoputa has cried out over the abduction of his father Kenneth Odoputa by gunmen.

The actor took to Instagram seeking support and prayers for the safe return of his dad who was abducted two weeks ago.

Alongside a photo of his father, he wrote: “Friends please join me in praying for my father’s safe return from the hands of kidnappers that took him for over two weeks now Mr Kenneth Odoputa.”

Nigerian celebrities sympathised with the actor in the comment section as they prayed for his father’s safe return.

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Nigerian MC and filmmaker Ayo Makun aka AY has opened up on his age-long rift with colleague, Bright Okpocha aka Basketmouth.

AY, for the first time, responded to inquiries about his frosty relationship with Basketmouth saying he avoids his colleague because of an uncontrollable superiority complex and childishness.

“I don’t have issues with Basketmouth. But people having unnecessary issues with you are the price you sometimes pay for being progressive.

“He has been battling with an uncontrollable Superiority complex for the longest. So, avoiding his incessant childishness only became necessary for my own sanity.”

AY who went further said he only speaks to those who speak to him, which informed why he doesn’t talk to Basketmouth.

Basketmouth has remained mute on his relationship with AY.
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May Aligwe, the wife of Nollywood star actor, Yul Edochie, has said that she is absolutely against the practice of polygamy.

The actor had last month announced the arrival of his child with Judy Austin, much to the disappointment of his wife, May.

May has since her initial reaction to the actor’s unveiling of his babymama, kept mute as conversations on polygamy dominate social media.

However, Edochie had shared a loved-up video of himself with the mother of four via his Instagram page with the caption that suggested all is well with them.

He wrote:

“Fun moment with my angel. CEO extraordinare @mayyuledochie.”
Shortly after the post, May disclosed that the video was not a recent one as portrayed by her husband.

The entrepreneur also stated that her family and faith are totally against polygamy.

She wrote on Instagram.:

“I sincerely want to appreciate everyone for the tremendous love, prayers and support from all over the world. It has been overwhelming. You have all been an incredible pillar of strength during this trying period.”

“My phones are buzzing once again due to the old video trending online today. My family and faith absolutely do not practice polygamy, although it works for some people.”

“God has blessed me with a beautiful and loving family. I need you all to continue to keep me and my family in your prayers. May God bless you all abundantly for your love, prayers and support.”
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Genevieve Nnaji

Veteran Nollywood’s actress, Genevieve Nnaji has stylishly debunked ongoing rumour that she is being admitted in a US hospital for mental illness issue.

The ‘Lionheart’ superstar shared a video of herself painting a picture to show her mental state is as good as anyone cognitive enough to indulge in an intelligent engagement.

The rumour spread on the heels of an act by the movie star as she deleted all posts on her Instagram page while also unfollowing everyone on her page.

However, while the rumour of the mental illness may not be all true there appears to be something gravious really wrong with the actress.

The revelation was made by her close friend and blogger, Stella Dimokokorkus who confirmed in an Instagram post that the actress is indeed battling with a condition.

According to her, ” I have been in the know of the medical condition that she is going through but decided to let it go untill she’s better”

Stella, who was angry with the nurse who allegedly let out the gist that the actress is being treated for mental illness issues implored everyone to pray for the actress.

“Nollywood actress Genevieve needs love and prayers to overcome what she’s going through and not the breaking news to allege that she’s down because of drugs overuse,” she writes.

Genevieve, according to the rumour making rounds is allegedly suffering a mental condition as a result of drug abuse.
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Andy Warhol's 'Shot Sage Blue Marilyn', pictured on display at Christie's Auction House in New York. It is the most expensive piece of 20th Century art ever sold

Pop artist Andy Warhol’s famed 1964 silk-screen portrait of Marilyn Monroe sold for $195 million at auction on Monday, a record for a work by an American artist sold at auction.

“Shot Sage Blue Marilyn” is one in a series of portraits Warhol made of the actress following her death in 1962 and has since become one of pop art’s best-known pieces.

Held in the collection of Swiss art dealers Thomas and Doris Ammann, it was sold by Christie’s at an auction in New York. Pre-sale estimates had reached as high as $200 million.

The painting sold for a hammer price of $170 million Added fees gave it a final price of $195 million.

The sale broke the previous record for an American artwork at auction of $110.5 million set in 2017 for a 1982 painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat.

“‘Shot Sage Blue Marilyn’ is the absolute pinnacle of American Pop,” Alex Rotter, chairman of 20th and 21st Century art at Christie’s, said in a statement announcing the auction. “The painting transcends the genre of portraiture, superseding 20th century art and culture.”

The painting is built on a promotional photo of Monroe from the 1953 film “Niagara,” screened with bright colors over her eyes, hair and lips.

Its title refers to an incident in which a woman shot at a stack of four Marilyn portraits in Warhol’s studio with a pistol, although “Shot Sage Blue Marilyn” was not struck by a bullet.

Monroe was one of Hollywood’s best-known stars before her death of an overdose at her home in Los Angeles on Aug. 4, 1962.

Warhol died in 1987.

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Genevieve Nnaji

Veteran actress Genevieve Nnaji has unfollowed everyone on Instagram and deleted all the pictures on her page.

Her Instagram handle @genevievennaji was empty on Tuesday morning with just one post, 8.5 million followers and zero following.

Though she didn’t state the reason for the action, some have speculated she is probably following the path of leading American singer Beyonce who follows no one but has 255 million followers.

Others speculate that she might be dealing with some forms of depression.

The actress some months posted disturbing videos on Instagram, suggesting she may be suicidal.

In the videos, the inscriptions warned that everyone should be prepared for death as she shared an empty store, praying mat, store and a quote from the Quran 3:185.
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Chiwetalu Agu

Veteran Nollywood actor, Chinmwetalu Agu has stated he was attacked spiritually with arrows of pins, bullets and sea stones.

He said he had to see a prophet, who through prayers, removed the items from his chest, shoulder and neck regions.

He claimed the attack was an attempt to cripple his health and make him non-functional.

He also said he kept seeing himself dead and buried in dreams. “In fact I was asleep, I was even seeing myself five feet under the ground,” he stressed.

The 66-year-old, in a video on Instagram, said: “Why I am drawing your attention this very moment is to show you what is on this table. Arrows of different types. We have an arrow of cowry, sea stones and pins. They are uncountable now. This is a key, the prophet who brought this out of my body was discussing this key. And I asked since they removed this key out of my chest, my heart region, did they mean to block my heart? Because anybody whose heart is not functioning is no longer alive.

“Look at bullets too. All these came out from my chest, shoulder, and neck region. Some are purely sea stones brought for the purpose of killing this child of God.

“When we saw this mirror, we were calculating that the enemy had sent all these, to kill me. Then they brought a mirror to show them what was still holding Chinwetala alive. That’s the mirror here. All these are hand works of the enemy.

“But the truth is that, once you are with God, nobody can harm you, however powerful his weapons are. I see myself as an agent of the Lord to help humanity to save those I can save from being killed by the enemy just as God has saved me from being killed by these people. In fact I was asleep, I was even seeing myself five feet under the ground.

“Glory be to the Father and to the son and to the Holy Spirit for this wondrous act. For this miracle.”
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Three-time Grammy award winner, the platinum rapper and actor Ludacris received a Bachelor of Science in Music Management from Georgia State University.

Ludacris attended undergrad at GSU in 1996 before leaving after signing a record deal with Def Jam.

The rapper said that his time on campus sharpened his skills and gave him the confidence to believe that his path was “preordained”.

"Yes. You know, I had somebody tell somebody from the faculty, not President Blake, they had to tell us like five times. We don't want him to curse. I'm like, I'm not going to curse up here, man. It's not what I Come on now. I'm better than that. But what I will say is, welcome to Atlanta, where the play is play, and we ride on them things like every day, big beads, hit streets, you see gangsters roaming. And tonight, parties won't stop till six in the morning. See, there was no curse word in that whatsoever", Ludacris said.

A statement from Georgia State University said Ludacris had become a heavily involved member of the Georgia State community in recent years.

"Because every day we wake up, we have a chance and a choice. Every single human being on Earth, there were people that said that I wouldn't come back. That too much time had passed since 1913. That I couldn't make it as a rapper. That I need to get a day job. Ignore the Dream Killers. They come to tell us what we can't do", the 44-year-old rapper born Christopher Bridges said.

Ludacris, whose kid's animated program "Karmas World" is currently on Netflix, is set to reprise his role as Tej in "Fast X" of the "Fast & Furious" franchise slated for 2023.
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The daughter of veteran actor RMD, 
Onome Nichole has revealed how she and her team were yanked off a project in ‘Africa’ best country after they declared their nationality as Nigerians.

But Nichole didn’t state the supposed African country that did the act.

She made this known while responding to a tweet by another tweep, Osaretin Victor, who shared a similar experience.

Osarentin averred Nigerians across Africa are feared and probably respected but not loved.

Osaretin Victor wrote: “A friend was going to recommend me for a consulting role in Eswatini but because I am Nigerian it didn’t fly. These are issues people quietly keep in the dark but don’t talk about in the open. Nigerians are not loved across Africa. They’re feared and maybe respected but not loved.

Reacting, Nicole wrote: “We were removed from a project after kickoff in Africa’s “best” country for being Nigerian.”
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Amber Heard took the witness stand for the first time in a US defamation case brought by Johnny Depp, saying the actors had a "magical" relationship until it turned violent

Actress Amber Heard choked back tears on Wednesday as she told a Virginia jury that her ex-husband Johnny Depp slapped her when she laughed at the writing on one of his tattoos.

Heard took the witness stand for the first time in a U.S. defamation case brought by Depp, saying the actors had a “magical” relationship until it turned violent.

Depp’s first physical outburst, Heard said, came after she asked what was written on one of his faded tattoos. She said he replied “wino,” and she laughed, thinking it was a joke.

“He slapped me across the face,” Heard said. “I didn’t know what was going on. I just stared at him.”

Heard said he slapped her twice more and said “you think it’s funny, bitch?”

Depp, 58, testified earlier in the trial that he never hit Heard and that she was the one who was the abuser in their relationship.

The star of the “Pirates of the Caribbean” films and others is suing Heard, 36, for $50 million, saying she defamed him when she claimed she was a victim of domestic abuse. Heard has counter-sued for $100 million, saying Depp smeared her by calling her a liar.

The case hinges on a December 2018 opinion piece she authored in the Washington Post. The article never mentioned Depp by name, but his lawyer told jurors it was clear Heard was referencing him. The couple’s divorce was finalized in 2017 after less than two years of marriage. Read full story

Depp, once among the biggest stars in Hollywood, said he never struck Heard or any woman and that Heard’s allegations cost him “everything.” A new “Pirates” movie was put on hold, and Depp was replaced in the “Fantastic Beasts” film franchise, a “Harry Potter” spinoff.

Heard’s attorneys have argued that she told the truth and that her opinion was protected free speech under the U.S. Constitution’s First Amendment.

A state court judge in Virginia’s Fairfax County, outside the nation’s capital, is overseeing the trial, which is expected to last until late May.

Less than two years ago, Depp lost a libel case against The Sun, a British tabloid that labeled him a “wife beater.” A London High Court judge ruled he had repeatedly assaulted Heard.

Depp’s lawyers have said they filed the U.S. case in Fairfax County because the Washington Post is printed there. The newspaper is not a defendant.

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Sir David Osagie

A popular Nollywood actor, Sir David Osagie is dead.

The 52-year-old known for playing the role of a king in many movies, reportedly died hours after filming on set.

The actor’s death was announced by a junior colleague, Ngozi Ezeh via her Instagram page as other colleagues mourned the thespian.

According to Ezeh, the deceased died suddenly as he didn’t have any known illness.

“Good morning fam, I hate to say this but we have lost another Nollywood king, Sir David. He wasn’t sick, it just happened. How do we explain this, another loss in Nollywood. Oh Lord have mercy. Rest in peace Sir Dave.

“I Mourn again oh I mourn ooh.

“This life shall, it’s all but once. Nothing dey to fight or kill body for. Chai.”
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NEW YORK, NEW YORK – MAY 02: (Exclusive Coverage) Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner arrive at The 2022 Met Gala Celebrating “In America: An Anthology of Fashion” at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 02, 2022 in New York City. Neilson Barnard/MG22/Getty Images for The Met Museum/Vogue/AFP (Photo by Neilson Barnard/MG22 / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / Getty Images via AFP)

A-listers dressed to the theme of “gilded glamour” sparkled on the red carpet as the annual Met Gala extravaganza known as “the party of the year” returned to its pre-pandemic schedule in New York Monday.

Co-host Blake Lively wowed in a beaded Versace gown with an oversized satin bow that unfurled to reveal a light-blue train while singer Billie Eilish wore an ornate Gucci bodice with green lace sleeves.

Actress Lively, whose husband actor Ryan Reynolds wore a brown velvet tuxedo, described her dress as an “homage” to New York City architecture, including the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building and Grand Central station.

Singer Alicia Keys also paid tribute to Big Apple buildings, with a black Ralph Lauren cape that portrayed the city’s skyline in silver beading.

Some 400 famous names from the worlds of music, film, fashion and sports strutted their stuff at the over-the-top costume parade on the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s carpeted steps.

Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour, who oversees the philanthropic party that raises millions of dollars for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute, was one of the first attendees to arrive.

The high priestess of fashion matched a Chanel dress with a tiara as the fundraiser returned to its usual early-May slot after the coronavirus pandemic forced the cancelation of the 2020 event and delayed last year’s edition to the autumn.

Grammy-winning singer Lizzo made a dramatic entrance in an intricate hand-embroidered gold-and-black coat over a black Thom Browne gown, stopping to play her flute on the steps.

Rapper Cardi B shone in a glittering gold chain gown by Versace with matching gloves while singer Olivia Rodrigo also opted for Versace, sparkling in a lavender mesh dress.

Actress and model Cara Delevingne took the Met’s “gilded” theme literally, shedding the jacket of her red Dior suit on the steps to reveal she was wearing just gold body paint underneath.

Olympic gold medalist and snowboarder Chloe Kim made her Met Gala debut in a feathered tulle ballgown, while actress Michelle Yeoh sported a flowing green Prabal Gurung gown.

And actor Riz Ahmed took a different approach to the theme, wearing a black open shirt with a white undershirt, and leather boots.

“This is an homage to the immigrant workers who kept the Gilded Age golden,” he said.

The invite-only guest list is a closely guarded secret. Those in attendance included singers Jon Batiste, Shawn Mendes, Janelle Monae and Gwen Stefani, tennis star Venus Williams and “The Crown” actress Emma Corrin.

Hillary Clinton wore a red Joseph Altuzarra gown. Embroidered along the neckline were the names name of 60 women who had inspired her, including Rosa Parks.

Actress Julianne Moore and reality TV star Kris Jenner honored Jackie Kennedy while Glenn Close shone in Valentino Pink.

Sarah Jessica Parker wore a Christopher John Rogers design that honored Elizabeth Hobbs Keckley, who as Mary Todd Lincoln’s dressmaker was the first Black female fashion designer in the White House.

“The idea was to highlight the dichotomy between the extravagant, over-the-top proportions of the time period, and the disparity that was happening in America at the time,” she said.

Oscar-winner Jessica Chastain wore a glittering red sequinned Gucci gown with trailing sleeves and matching turban.

A platinum blonde Kim Kardashian shone in the stunning skintight gown Marilyn Monroe wore in 1962 to sing “Happy Birthday, Mr President” to John F. Kennedy.

– ‘End gun violence’ –

At last year’s event, held in September, left-wing politician Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez caused a stir by wearing a dress emblazoned with the slogan “Tax the Rich.”

This time, New York City Mayor Eric Adams struck a political chord with a jacket on the back of which were the words “End gun violence.”

On the red carpet, billionaire Elon Musk was asked about his $44 billion takeover offer for Twitter.

“My goal, assuming everything gets done, would be to make Twitter as inclusive as possible and have as broad a swath of the country and the rest of the world on Twitter,” said Musk, accompanied by his supermodel mother Maye Musk wearing a red velvet Dior gown.

Last year, the gala brought home more than $16.4 million for the Met’s Costume Institute.

The dress code comes from the annual exhibit that the party coincides with. This year’s is “In America: An Anthology of Fashion,” a retrospective from the late 19th century to the present.

Monday’s Met Gala was also co-hosted by Oscar-winning actress Regina King and Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator of Broadway hit “Hamilton.”

The gala was first held in 1948 and was for a long time reserved for New York high society. Wintour took over the running in 1995, transforming the party into a catwalk for the rich and famous.
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Ghanaian actress Juliet Ibrahim

Popular Ghanaian actress Juliet Ibrahim has recounted her ordeals with an abusive partner who never saw his act as wrong.

The bi-racial media personality famous for her roles in Nollywood movies revealed in an interview with Chude Jideonwo how she was locked up for days by her ex-boyfriend and raped daily.

Even though there was never a mutual consent, Ibrahim stated her ex-lover would still have s3xual relations with her.

Afterwards, he would tell her it wasn’t rape because they were in a relationship.

The movie star said: “I told him what he did was rape and he said but we were in a relationship.

“But was I ready, that was the question, did I say I was in the mood? I kept saying no, stop it, stop it, you pin me down and you’re doing whatever you wanted to do and you’re smiling saying don’t worry.

“And you’re kissing whilst I’m crying, that means you’re a rapist and I had to leave that relationship.

“I fought my way out of that relationship because he even locked me up in his house for days until my sister Sonia came to find me.

“I was scared, uncertain of what to do because this guy was huge and taller than me. He can raise you above the wall. And just imagine that it was every day. Every day, he wanted to do something. That is rape.”

The 36-year-old curvy actress further advised women in any form of abusive relationship especially that which involves rape to draw courage and report their partners to appropriate authorities.

“You’re naive. Who do you go and tell? Who would come and fight for you?

“But ladies you can report it now, go and report. If your husband is forcing you to do when you’re not in the mood it is rape and I tell these men that you cannot force a woman.”
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Yul and Uche Edochie (R)

Uche Edochie, artist and brother to Nollywood star, Yul Edochie has shared his thoughts on the recent controversy surrounding Yul, following his marriage to his second wife, Judy Moghalu.

“We told Yul not to do it. He did it anyway,” Uche said in a statement in the early hours of Friday.

According to him, the union happened out of the blue and he described the situation as unfair, stating that his first wife, Mary never signed up for polygamy.

While acknowledging that the family does not approve of the situation, he also cautioned Nigerians not to be quick to judge anyone.

“If the average person walks in Yul’s shoes for one year, they will get five or more women pregnant. So don’t be quick to judge if you have not lived that life. Most people will do worse,” Uche said.

Read the full statement below.

“Hello guys. So my younger brother Yul Edochie just married a second wife out of the blue and Nigerians are freaking out. I get it. We are all shocked. I am a low-key type of guy and I have tried to mind my own business but this circus is chasing me around too. So here is my take.

“I see two main problems here. His first wife Mary, a wonderful woman and my sister-in-law did not go into a relationship with my brother agreeing to be part of a polygamous marriage. That’s the first problem. So I feel for Mary. It is not fair on her. My family is not in support. This is not what we do and we are trying our best to console Mary. What else can we do?

“The second issue is that Yul is not a Muslim. If he was a Muslim, no one will be talking about this. Muslims marry as many wives as they want and nobody says shit. Traditional rulers and traditionalists of sorts do the same thing too and the Nigerian constitution recognizes polygamy as a legal marital union. Maybe we should burn that bloody constitution.

“We told Yul not to do it. He did it anyway. Have you ever tried controlling an adult when it comes to relationships? Good luck with that. Yul is an adult who feels marrying a second woman is the best way to own up to his mistakes and make things right. It took a lot of courage for him to do this too.

“A Muslim marries two or more wives and his people throw a party. Totally normal. A Christian does the same thing and he is the worst human being alive. It is tough. Women throw themselves at famous people so bad that it is suffocating. If the average person walks in Yul’s shoes for one year, they will get five or more women pregnant. So don’t be quick to judge if you have not lived that life. Most people will do worse.

“So this is Yul’s new baby with his new wife. Beautiful boy. Children are a gift from God. It is the circumstances of their birth that gets us all riled up about what’s right and wrong. I wish them all luck. Maybe Yul should become a Muslim and shut this circus down. It is said that life is what happens when we are making other plans. I was minding my own business. And now this. Fantastic.”

This reaction comes days after the famed Nollywood actor and son of veteran Pete Edochie, announced that he had taken a second wife.

He made the announcement in a post celebrating his newborn son, saying he loves him just like his other four children from his marriage of 17 years.

Many Nigerian, however, were shocked by the news sparking conversations about polygamy and adultery.

Nigerians were not the only ones displeased by the development. His first wife Mary took to his comments section and wrote “May God judge you both”.

Judy who is a long-time friend and colleague to Yul, has also come under fire for getting involved with a married man.
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Actress Chinedu Bernard has slumped in a church and confirmed dead in a hospital.

The ‘Big Mama’s Stick’ actress was reportedly confirmed dead by doctors at the East Side hospital in Enugu State.

She was said to have slumped while cleaning the Chapel of St. Leo the Great Catholic Church inside Federal Housing area in Enugu State.

It was learnt one of the Reverend Fathers rushed her to the hospital with some members of the church.

Reports identified the Reverend Father, who assisted in taking the late actress to the hospital as Rev Fr Uchendu Chukwuma.

But the ‘Last Manhood’ actress was declared dead by the doctors.

The cause of the late Bernard’s death remains unknown.

The late Bernard’s remains have been deposited in the morgue.

Fondly referred to as ‘Choco,’ the late Bernard featured in movies such as The Big Mama’s Stick, Money fever, The Mad, The Last Manhood, Mad Love etc.
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Nigerian singer-songwriter Burna Boy poses on the red carpet on arrival for the BRIT Awards 2020 in London on February 18, 2020. - TOLGA AKMEN/AFP

Grammy-winning Nigerian singer, Burna Boy, has officially become the first Nigerian artiste to sell out a show at the Madison Square Garden, New York.

The much anticipated ‘One Night In Space’ concert on Thursday saw the “African giant” single-handedly entertain fans to the fullest at the over 20 000 capacity facility.

The patrons in the arena were joined by close to 100,000 others who had joined the online stream via YouTube.

According to entertainment analysts, Burna Boy becomes the only African to make this achievement.

For over three hours, Burna treated the crowd to back-to-back hits together with his band The Outsiders.

Among the songs performed on the night was Ghanaian artist, Black Sherif’s Second Sermon Remix, excerpts of which have gone viral on social media since Thursday.

Prior to the show, questions were rife about when the African Giant was going to release his upcoming album.

He announced for the first time on the night that the project is scheduled to drop on July 2, 2022.

Known in real life as Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, Burha seems to be taken his craft to every corner of the globe, pushing the African continent.

Burna recently toured Europe selling out the 20,300 capacity Accor Arena in Paris twice, the 13,000 capacity 3Arena in Ireland, and the 9,500 capacity Geneva Arena in Switzerland.
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Lifestyle blogger Amanda Chisom has said she doesn’t mind becoming the third wife of popular actor Yul Edochie.

With many reacting differently to the news of Yul Edochie’s second wife and infant son, the communication consultant via her Facebook page has now signified interest in assuming the actor’s third wife if need be.

Amanda Chisom commended Yul’s action as she noted embracing polygamy means going back to the original African roots.

The social media personality complimented the movie star’s little son.

She also noted with Yul’s kind of voice that’s captivates her soul, she doesn’t mind being a third wife if they would produce such cute son like little Star Dike Munachimso Yul-Edochie.

Sharing photos of Yul with his new wife and son, Chisom wrote: “Wonders shall not cease, so Yul with all the lovey Dovey has a second wife, and a son and he is so cute.

“We are going back to our root. Polygamy wey no dey stressful. I like this. Gistlover dey plan disgrace, guy man use him hand bring the story. He has a second wife, his wife is aware, gini emezia.

“I don’t know if he needs a third wife because his voice na agbakam isi and if the son will look this fine, I am in.”
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Ugezu J. Ugezu

Veteran actor and movie producer, Ugezu J. Ugezu has posed a question to ladies on polygamy.

The news of his younger colleague, Yul Edochie’s second wife and son has continued to lead discourse topic on the internet.

Many insisted the actor was wrong to have taken a second wife considering he’s from a Christian home and has a father who’s always spoken against the practice of polygamy.

Although others have commended the movie actor for taking the bold step of marrying the mother of his other child as they noted it his decision to practice polygamy was way better than constantly committing adultery.

As social media users continue the debate on polygamy and Yul’s decision to take a second wife, Ugezu known for his controversial stance on issues has weighed in on the matter.

The film maker, in an Instagram post, wondered if all the ladies are against polygamy online, who then are those dating married men offline.

He argued the married men may just be dating spirits considering the ladies reactions online.

“All the ladies in our society condemn polygamy online. Who then are the ladies dating married men offline? SPIRITS, I guess?” the actor asked.

Continuing, Ugezu insisted the rate of pretenders and liars in today’s society were alarming.

“The Nigerian Pharisees and Sadducees are deadlier than the ones in the scriptures. Pretenders and liars everywhere!”
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Nigerian actor and movie director Yul Edochie has welcomed a son with his second wife, Judy Austin.

The 40-year-old actor threw his fans, colleagues and social media into a frenzy on Wednesday after sharing pictures of himself and his baby boy on his Instagram page.

The actor said it was high time the world met his son, Star Dike Munachimso Yul Edochie, whom he loves much as his other children.

It is the first time the actor would be bringing to the public notice that he has a second wife.

As expected, the news wasn’t well-received by his first wife, May.

In the comment, Yul’s first wife, May, wrote: “May God judge you both.”

Yul married his first wife, May, at the young age of 22, in 2004, after they had both dated for six years.

The couple celebrated their 17th wedding anniversary in October 2021.

Yul and May have four children- Three boys and a daughter. Their names are: Danielle, Kambi, Karl, and Victory.

Yul, who graduated from the University of Port Harcourt, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Dramatic Arts, followed in the footstep of his father, Pete Edochie, a veteran Nigerian actor.

Interestingly, May gave hints about troubles in her marriage in November 2021 after sharing a cryptic message on IG.

The mother-of- four took to her Instagram page, where she shared a post that had the photos of Barack and Michelle Obama in their early years and then when they became the U.S. First family.

“Never forget a woman who helped you build yourself and stand by you when you had nothing… if she was with you in hell, be with her in paradise,” the post read.

She captioned the post with the quote ”Not for this generation.”

The news of a second wife shocked fans who had no idea of the development.

Yul’s new wife, Judy Moghalu, is a Nollywood actress and producer.

Moghalu is no new face in Nollywood as she has featured in several movies and even starred alongside Yul.

Until recently, Maghalu had maintained a hush profile, not until Yul revealed her as his second wife and the mother of his newborn son.

This, however, shocked many as the movie star has always been married to one wife.

Many Nigerians have taken to Judy’s Instagram page, calling her out for ‘ruining’ May’s marriage.