Photos: AY Makun Shoots New Movie With Richard Mofe-Damijo, Vivica Fox, Ramsey Nouah, Lynn Whitfield, Karlie Redd and Others
Popular comedian and host of The AY Show, Ayo Makun is venturing into movies now.
The comedian has announced his first movie will be titled “30 Days In Atlanta: The Adventures Of Akpors”, and will feature industry
heavyweights like Richard Mofe-Damijo, Ramsey Nouah, as well as some American acts like Vivica Fox, Lynn Whitfield, and Karlie Redd.
The movie which will be shot in Nigeria and the United States is to be completed in by the end of
I so can’t wait…..
In an attempt to track down details of the new deal Iyanya signed with Solo Phone Nigeria, I stumbled across this photos and story (from MetroNaija) that I just couldn’t pass up posting. “It was a beautiful performance from the sensational
artiste, Iyanya and his dancers but the end was so hilarious when the Lagos State Deputy
Governor, Orelope Adefulire fired iyanya’s female
Deputy Governor: I guess you are professional
Iyanya’s Dancers: Yes ma!
Deputy Governor: If you must entertain without
pants on, certainly not in a gathering like this. Just
see how you are disgracing and degrading
womanhood. Don’t try it again.
Iyanya’s Dancers: Yes ma!”
Africa’s child ambassador, eleven year old Zuriel
Oduwole, the Nigerian girl making the global case
for educating the continents Girl Child and in the
process, re-branding Africa, has been appointed an
ambassador by Tanzania’s First Lady. Zuriel was in
the country last week – which was her second
county stop on her East African leg to launch the
acclaimed “Dream Up, Speak Up, Stand Up” project
aimed at inspiring/encouraging African girls.
On October 11th, Zuriel was in Dar Es Salaam to attend the United Nations UNFPA event which
focused on reducing the incidence of child marriage
After speaking at the event, she was formally
invited to the office of the first lady Mrs Selma
Kikwete (Zuriel pictured with the first lady above).
Mrs Kikwete commended Zuriel for her leadership at
such a young age, she also commended her for
bringing issues of girl’s education to several African
leaders, then the first lady formally appointed Zuriel
an ambassador for the largest foundation focused
on gender issue – Wanawake na Maendeleo
Foundation (WAMA) of which she’s the founding
Zuriel was presented with an intricate 3 foot statue
of unity, the same type presented to the US
president, to symbolize the effect of Zuriel’s in the
lives of Africa’s young women.#BeInspired.
Word on the street and blogosphere is that This “Koko Garri” was one of the
souvenirs given at a wedding on Saturday (don’t ask if
I was the one that collected it, lol).
Seriously, we all Know ”Mo Hits” as a label is no more, so now who owns the GARRI franchise since it carries Mo’Hits as Labeled owners as well as Mo’Hits contact info and website……just wondering.
D’banj shared these photo on his instagram page with the caption below after getting a customised sneakers from popular ltalian designer Giuseppe Zanotti. Muse Alert.
Controversial Ghanaian actress Juliet Ibrahim was
spotted on with EME boss Banky W,
Starboy records founder/singer Ayo Balogun aka
Wizkid and Konvict music boss Akon who flew in
from the United States.
The photos were taken at the video shoot of the hit
song ‘Roll It’
Also spotted on the set was Actor Majid
Michel and Ghanaian rapper El.
See photos below.
Check out the all new Tiwa Savage in a bizarre
looking newspaper outfit.
The Mavin First Lady was spotted with her boss,
Michael Collins aka Don Jazzy at the African
Leadership conference few hours ago in the
Mauritius Island where they performed together.
Minutes after their ground breaking performance,
the music stars took to the pool side to have a photo
session (BTW, they look so good together).
Tiwa Savage’s newspaper outfit: Hit or miss?
Word on the blogosphere is that a plane crashed at the Lagos airport earlier today. It is not
known if there has been any casualty as the
details are still sketchy.
A witness said the crash occurred at the local
wing of the airport close to the section were JET-
A1, plane fuel, is stored.
The spokesman of the Nigeria aviation
agencies, Yakubu Datti, asked for more time to get details of the incident. See photos below
Award-winning writer Chimamanda Adichie likes
to keep her private life out of the spotlight, so not many people are aware that the “Purple Hibiscus” and “half of a yellow sun” writer is actually married.
She was spotted with her husband, Ivara Esege who is a medical doctor at the Farafina Literary Evening in Lagos. See photos below…..
Former Nigerian & Portsmouth FC striker John
Utaka is set to make his acting debut in
Nollywood movie, Battered.
‘Battered’ is scheduled to premier at the Odeon
Cinema in Greenwich, southeast London, on
September 28, 2013.
John will be acting alongside superstar actors
and actresses like Yvonne Hays; Theodora
Ibekwe; Collin Archer Pearce; Atto Erick; Marie
Gomez; Nana Churcher; Lanre Balogun; DJ Ozzy
and Tim Uche.
‘Battered’ is produced by Fatima Jabbe and co-
directed by Lanre Balogun.
For more insider and behind the scenes photos, visit http://www.360nobs.com/2013/03/battered-a-new-uk-nollywood-movie-by-fatima-jabbe-photos/
American model Amber Rose arrived Nigeria yesterday for the grand finale of the Miss Earth Nigeria pageant, on which she is a judge.
The event will take place this Sunday at the Oriental Hotel, Lagos. She was welcomed by the organizers of the show and media men.
Amber will be leaving Nigeria Monday morning following the event which will see one of the 23 finalists crowned queen. The list of judges include
Nollywood star Genevieve Nnaji, American model/actress Amber Rose, American actor Boris Kodjoe, American hip hop artiste Karly Redd and top Nigerian photographer Kelechi Amadi-Obi.
Music superstars D’banj and Timi Dakolo are also scheduled to perform at the event.
Andrew Harvey, husband of late Nigerian
music star, Goldie seems to have moved on
from the pain of his wife’s death about 7 months ago.
According to OMG Nigeria, Andrew has been
dating a Malaysian woman named Beth
Buenaventura, and was photographed kissing
Check out the photos below.
Stunning Nollywood Actress and Singer, Stella
Damasus who recently featured on Al Jazeera’s
Child Bride Debate with Senator Yerima, has
announced via twitter her new web series –
MixMatch directed by Daniel Ademinokan and
starring her daughter.
Set in New York, the web series -’MixMatch’ is based
on the lives of members of a biracial family living in
New York City.
When an Amercan man is married to a highly
educated Nigerian woman who is stuck in her
African ideologies, there will always be dramatic &
SEE PHOTOS BELOW:
I was kinda skeptical (for personal reasons) @ first to post anything related to the photos making rounds on the blogosphere of female fans groping/cupping a feel of P-Square during a performance or the heavy criticism that followed. I however changed my mind after stumbling on this: “One half of the P–Square duo, Peter Okoye took to his twitter page to respond to critics who slammed his performance in Canada where he let
girls touch his chest and grope some other parts of his body. See tweet below;
Peter Okoye ✔ @PeterPsquare
Its called Show Biz. Will only complain when my accountants tell me there’s short of inflow.
Peter Okoye ✔ @PeterPsquare
You talk it, we live it,you’re jealous. ADMIT IT. Yea man!”
See Photos below.
Few hours ago, Nollywood actor Joseph Benjamin posted a wedding picture of him and actress Monalisa Chinda on Instagram. While the actor did not indicate if the photograph was a still shot from a movie, tongues have been set wagging over the real meaning of the picture. I gathered however that the pictures are from their latest premiered film titled, “Torn”. So can’t wait to watch it….
The former Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN)and 2001 Miss World made it on the cover of the September Iconic Edition of Genevieve magazine. Check out Photos below….
Peter and Paul Okoye have just just been honored
with the honorary Calgarian title in Canada.
Following their successful concert in Canada, Peter
and Paul Okoye were presented with official white
hats and sworn in as honorary Calgarians;
an honour bestowed on foreigners of exceptional
merit who also agrees to spread out Calgary’s brand
Welcome to the Cowboy clique guys.
See photos below.