Friday, June 22, 2018

Peter Okoye: Singer buys Range Rover for wife [Photos]

Guys check out the Range Rover Peter Okoye got for his wife, Lola Omotayo. Peter Okoye has gotten a brand new Range Rover for his wife, Lola Omotayo Okoye and we are tripping!The music star took to his Instagram page on Thursday, June 21, 2018, where he posted the photo of the car gift and captioned it with a quote.”I told you every day is Valentine’s Day with you so here’s today’s gift. Guys, help me Tag and tell my Wife to hurry home (if Lagos traffic will allow her) to unwrap this gift     ,” he wrote. ALSO READ: Peter Okoye shares video of his son playing football in Barcelona academyCongratulations to Lola Omotayo on this beautiful gift from her husband and we can’t wait to see her take the car on a ride around town. Peter Okoye celebrates wife on 4th anniversary Back in November 2017, Peter Okoye celebrated his 4th wedding anniversary to his wife Lola Omotayo. On November 17th, Peter took to his  Instagram page [where else?], posts a picture of himself and Lola in riding gear, and rolling their bikes down a quiet street with pretty smiles on their faces.His caption on the picture captures his experience with having Lola as his woman over the years.

Pablo Vicky D: Artiste gears up for new single with sizzling hot photos

Fa Ma Me is one of the trending songs in Ghana right now enjoying massive airplay and amassing over 1.5 million views on YouTube so far since its release. Ghanaian based Up and rising Nigerian hotshot, Pablo Vicky D is getting ready to follow up his very successful single ‘Fa Ma Me’ featuring Shatta Wale with a new tune. Fa Ma Me is one of the trending songs in Ghana right now enjoying massive airplay and amassing over 1.5 million views on YouTube so far since its release.PVD as he is fondly called is itching to drop this new banging tune produced by Killbeatz, one of the top producers in Ghana. But first, he wants to serenade his teeming fans with these new good looking photos that is dripping of some real sauce. If you have not heard ‘Fa Ma Me’, check it out.Follow him @pvdworld on Twitter and Instagram.This is a featured post.

“Corper Shun”: Zubby has a place in place in episode 9 of web series

“Corper Shun” focuses on the lives of five Nigerian youths during the compulsory NYSC program. Watch episode 9. The seventh episode of Accelerate TV’s web series “Corper Shun” is out, and it’s titled “Heartbreak and Hopelessness.”In episode nine, there’s a plan in place as Zubby seems to have the answer to the new idea the Reunite Nigeria CDS group wants to take on, after Gbenga’s radio blabbing dropped the ball on them all.  “Corper Shun” focuses on the lives of five Nigerian youths during the compulsory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) program. These corp members – Gbenga, I.B, Valerie, Zubby and Aminat – are supervised by a problematic Local Government Inspector, A.A.A.Relatable for anyone who has attempted or completed the one-year compulsory service year for graduates in Nigeria, the series features interesting characters such as a wanna-be American, stressful zonal inspector, hardcore Igbo boy and a bookworm. “Corper Shun” stars Jide Kosoko, Ayo Mogaji, Lala Akindoju, Damola Olatunji and the Corpers who were played by Efa Iwara, Etinosa Idemudia, Emmanuel Mordi, Chiagoziem Nwankama and Oyepelumi Alawoki.You can catch up on previous episodes here.

New Music: Skyeglow – ‘So Hi’

The music of SkyeGlow is built from his life experiences and the stories of the lives around him, aspiring to give voice to the heart of humanity. Daniel Amos Chucks Better known with his stage name “Skyeglow”Is a Nigerian born eclectic and captivating singer and songwriter based in the United Kingdom.The music of SkyeGlow is built from his life experiences and the stories of the lives around him, aspiring to give voice to the heart of humanity. In an era where Nigerian music is inundated with sex, drugs and violence, skyeglow and his brand of positive music is a breath of fresh air that is badly needed. With lyrics to inspire and beats made for dancing, the Nigerian music industry can learn from Skyeglow and his music made for these hard timesLooking for an upbeat, positive vibe to start your day? Or uplifting lyrics to motivate you? Then skyeglows So High is what you are looking for…inspiring affirmations laced on infectious beats that will keep you dancing way after the song has endedHis Latest single  “SO HIGH”   Is Available on iTunes, Spotify, SoundCloud.I G: @skye_glowTwitter: @skye_glowFacebook; @skyeglow1This is a featured post.

Toyin Aimakhu: Actress says she has settled beef with Mercy Aigbe

Looks like Toyin Aimakhu and Mercy Aigbe have both buried the hatched after a week of social media rifts. Toyin Aimakhu has confirmed that she has settled the beef between Mercy Aigbe and herself.The beautiful actress made this known via her Instagram page on Thursday, June 21, 2018. She confirmed that she had reached out to Mercy Aigbe and they have settled their differences.”I am a product of grace. Even in my deepest moments of “mess-up” and deepest hole of hell, God found me and gave me a second chance and aligned my path with grace. Do I mess up sometimes? Yes. Like the Mercy Aigbe’s blip, it was an error in judgment on my part. I was wrong and way out of line. “I’ve since reached out to Mercy and we have sorted our differences. today, we still had cause to communicate. I am truly sorry… It is time to focus on the goal and move on to something better than the past and the present. cc @bbbmedia @realmercyaigbe  #TOYINTITANS #THEGHOSTANDTHETOUT #INCINEMASNATIONWIDE,” she wrote. It has also been reported that the two have started following each other again on Instagram. It would be recalled that a few weeks ago, the news about the rift between Mercy Aigbe and Toyin Aimakhu flooded social media. ALSO READ: 5 things Toyin Aimakhu and Mercy Aigbe have in commonDid Toyin Aimakhu just accuse Mercy Aigbe of destroying her marriage? Each in June 2018, Toyin Aimakhu had shocked everyone when called out Mercy Aigbe on Instagram for having a hand in her failed marriage. Abraham called out Aigbe via the comment section of an Instagram post by the latter, asking if she should reveal what Aigbe did to her marriage.  She also accused Aigbe of using her colleagues’ demise to shine on social media, asking her to act her age. Few hours after the incident, Aigbe took to Instagram to insinuate that Abraham’s comments was a publicity stunt for her new movie, “Ghost and the Tout.” She eventually deleted the post from her page.

Meet Uyi Michael Agho, the brain behind Still Broke

Every time I travel out of the country, I keep getting calls from some of my friends to help them buy these underwear, which by the way, is quite expensive and I just felt the need to bring something that measures up to that same standard but at a more affordable price.
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G7 Ambassadors ‘Deeply Concerned’ About Jailed Filmmaker Sentsov

(FILES) In this file photo taken on July 27, 2015, Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov looks on inside a defendants’ cage during a hearing at a military court in the city of Rostov-on-Don. Sergei VENYAVSKY / AFP
G7 Ambassadors said Thursday they were deeply concerned about Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, who has been on hunger strike for more than a month as he serves a 20-year term in a Russian prison camp.
“We are deeply concerned about the situation of Oleg Sentsov and other Ukrainian prisoners and detainees in Russia,” the countries’ ambassadors to Kiev said in a joint statement released via Twitter.
“Their release, as part of a broader bilateral exchange of detainees, would be an important humanitarian step forward,” it said.
The US Embassy in Kiev urged Russia to act as the eyes of the international community are on the World Cup host country.
“With the world watching the World Cup, Russia should allow access to all Ukrainian prisoners, including film director Oleg Sentsov, who is in his 2nd month of a hunger strike in a Russian prison,” the embassy tweeted.
The 41-year-old director Sentsov has refused food since May 14 as he demands Moscow release all Ukrainian political prisoners.
Major figures from Russia and abroad have called for Sentsov’s release, including US author Stephen King and Oscar-nominated director Andrei Zvyagintsev.
Sentsov, a pro-Ukrainian activist and documentary director, was detained in Crimea in 2014 after Russia annexed the peninsula on accusations of masterminding arson attacks.
Sentsov denied the allegations but was found guilty on terrorism charges, and is serving a 20-year sentence in Russia’s far north.
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Kene Mkparu: Filmhouse founder has been removed as CEO

Founder of Filmhouse Cinemas, Kene Mkparu, has been removed as the Managing Director and CEO of the company. The founder of Filmhouse and Filmone, Kene Mkparu, has been removed from his position as Group Managing Director/CEO of the company.Following Mkparu’s removal, the company’s Group Deputy Managing Director, Kene Okwuosa, will function as the interim Managing Director of Filmhouse Cinemas, while Moses Babatope, the co-founder of the company, will function as the interim Managing Director of FilmOne Distribution and Production.“We are most thankful to him [Mkparu] for this and for the opportunity to have worked with him. He was and remains a true visionary, and we wish him all the very best in his future endeavours,” Okwuosa said in an official statement.According to him, Filmone and Filmhouse are entering a new phase and the Board has decided to appoint new Managing Director(s) to direct the affairs of both companies.He insists that contrary to reports, the company is in good health and there is no cause for alarm.After working for Odeon Cinemas UK for about 17 years, Mkparu left the company as a General Manager and relocated to Nigeria.He moved back to Nigeria in 2008 with some colleagues from Odeon Cinemas UK, and together, they set up Genesis Deluxe Cinemas (GDC).In 2010, he left GDC to co-found Filmhouse Cinemas and FilmOne Distribution with Moses Babatope, and in December 2012, they launched the first Filmhouse cinema in Surulere, Lagos.In 2016, Mkparu and Babatope launched the first IMAX theatre in Nigeria.Mkparu has executive produced films such as “The Wedding Party” and “Lunchtime Heroes.” In 2017, he appeared in Omoni Oboli’s movie, “Wives on Strike: The Revolution.

P Square: Peter Okoye gives condition for possible music reunion

Peter Okoye, aka Mr P says for him and his brother, Paul Okoye to ever come back again, it must be done with respect. Mr P, one half of the Okoye brothers, has stated the condition under which he can ever reunite with his brother, Paul, on stage.In an interview with Hot 93.3Fm, Peter Okoye, aka Mr P, who alongside his twin brother, Paul Okoye, made up the iconic pop group, P-Square, took time out to talk on his music, life as a solo artist and the possibility of a reunion with his brother.The singer who has released a number of songs since the much publicised break up of the group clarifies that his latest single Ebeano is his debut offering as a solo artist, ”You have heard Look In My Eyes, you have heard My Way and Cool It Down, all these are my mini music video singles, Ebeano is my first official single as Mr P”.On the possibility of a P-Square reunion ”Even if that will happen, let it happen with respect, It is not just about the music, there was family before the music and I stand for the Okoyes…I shouldn’t be P-Square and be unhappy, if it must happen, it must be with respect”, he says.Reacting to comments that followed his separation with his brother, ”When P Square broke up, People were like, are you sure you can do this all alone, can he make it?No, I am not making it, I have done it, I have been killing it, all sold out, just this year alone, I have done like 60 something concerts, all sold out, I am blessed.Most people actually doubted me, but I know myself, I know what I bring to the table, I am just happy doing what I am doing, there are some things I wasn’t entitled to do as a member of the group, but now I am a boss of myself”.Reacting to allegations of illegal music sampling Sometime in May, singer Henry Knight accused Mr P of song theft following the release of Ebeano, and in his response, ”When this kind of thing happen, some people just jump into conclusion. I think people need to be educated on this issue… there is a different thing, if it is the beat, or if it is a statement in the song, there is only so much you can use of it”.Going solo comes with his challenges and Mr P encourages people to leave their comfort zones when striving for success,”I made up my mind I wanted to start afresh, I left a P-Square who had over a million YouTube subscribers to start my own… I am not afraid to start afresh… I have moved on, I love it.If he has plans to work with younger talents, ”I am an open person, as long as the song is good, why not? I am actually considering doing that”.Mr P plans to release more songs during the course of the year, as he wants his fans to have a feel of his own music.It will be recalled that following years of speculations that witnessed a public rift in 2014, sometime two years later, the super pop duo, P-Square officially announced a break-up with the brothers going their respective ways to pursue solo careers.

Pulse List: 5 female celebrities who turned 40 this year

Here are five female celebrities who turned forty in 2018 and still look ageless. 2018 has so far seen a number of female celebrities turn 40 and trust us when we say they can still pass for beautiful women in their twenties.For some of these female celebrities, it was a big deal for them as they threw lavish birthday parties to mark the special day while for others it was time to give back to the less privileged and also release their books.We will be looking at five female celebrities who turned 40 in 2018 and are still glowing in beautiful and attaining achievements in their respective careers.1. Mercy Aigbe Mercy Aigbe actually is the first recorded female celebrity in Nigeria to turn 40 in 2018 as she was born on January 1st. The beautiful mother of two threw a lavish birthday party that saw the creme de la creme of the entertainment industry in attendance. Even though the pre-birthday photo shoot organised by the actress became a controversial issue after it was alleged that the now famous red dress from the shoot belonged to another lady, her birthday party was a success. One of the highlights of the birthday party was when former celebrity couple, Saheed Balogun and Fathia Balogun got on the dance floor to dance together.2. Stella Damasus When we talk about Nollywood actors who have given it all in the industry, Stella Damasus is one name that can’t be ignored. However, Stella turned forty this year and she didn’t really have a lavish birthday but she was indeed in a celebratory mood on social media. The beautiful actress got a message from her director husband, Daniel Ademinokan on Instagram which got a lot of people talking. He praised her and thanked God for making her get to forty.ALSO READ: 7 things we noticed at Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde’s 40th birthday3. Omoni Oboli Omoni Oboli isn’t just seen as a very hardworking woman but a force to reckon with in the entertainment industry. The beautiful wife and mother of three sons turned forty in May 2018 and the actress decided to make this year’s celebration a different one.  Omoni Oboli released her first book ‘The Stars Are Ageless’ which dwelled on her grass to grace story. She, however, held a launch for the book which saw her friends and colleagues from the industry in attendance to support her.4. Omotola Jalade-Ekiende Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde turned forty back in February 2018 and threw what we think is the biggest celebrity party so far this year. It wasn’t your ordinary party. The event which was also themed #Omotola4Point0 which took place on Sunday, February 11, 2018, saw the creme de la creme of Nigeria society in attendance. The roll call of the guest was indeed a show that Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is highly respected an viewed as one influential personality in the country. From billionaire businessman, Aliko Dangote to royal fathers and high chiefs including the Esama of Benin Kingdom, Chief Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion, the list was endless.5. Foluke Daramola-Salako Another Yoruba actress who turned forty this year is the gorgeous busty Foluke Daramola-Salako. The beautiful actress announced that she was celebrating her 40th birthday back in February which came as a surprise to many. She, however, released a number of breathtaking photos which showed that the actress didn’t even look on inch close to someone in her forties.

Kiss Daniel, G-Worldwide’s rift continues

The dispute between artiste, Kiss Daniel and his former label, G-Worldwide doesn’t seem to be letting up as the case, which is currently in court, will be due for hearing again come June 26. This time, information has it that both parties will attempt to settle out of court.
According to information, the label is claiming ownership of songs like ‘4 Dayz’, and ‘For You’, a collaborated with WizKid, both from the artiste’s ‘Evolution’ album. The label is also claiming the artiste’s new name, ‘Kizz Daniel’.
A statement released by the management of G-Worldwide reads; “The matter of G-Worldwide Entertainment Ltd vs Oluwatobiloba Daniel Anidugbe before the Federal High Court, Lagos Division, is still ongoing. Following several requests and enquiries by Nigerian and foreign online media and entertainment outfits about the status of the matter, it has become needful to notify the public of the current state of facts.
“The suit at the Federal High Court last came up on 16th May, 2018 whereupon our lawyers informed the Judge of a pending application for status quo to further restrain the rebellious acts of the artiste in view of the recent release of previously unreleased songs from the ‘Evolution’ album, as well as the continued use of the name Kiss Daniel without our approval.”
The statement further revealed that the Judge emphatically told the Kiss’ lawyers to explore a settlement of the dispute as he does not believe the matter is one which should go to trial and that the lawyers should report on any settlement at the next adjourned date, 26th June 2018.
“We are unaware at the time of this release that the lawyers to Kiss have submitted any proposal with terms of settlement to our legal team.
“All digital platforms have been put on notice for take down of infringing materials where the name Kizz Daniel is in use, and we have responded to foreign and local media outfits on this issue following calls for clarification.”
Despite all the allegations, the artiste is yet to address any of the issues.
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New Music: Bracket – ‘Chinelo’ feat. Duncan Mighty

Listen to new single, ‘Chinelo’ by the music duo, Bracket featuring Duncan Mighty. Bracket make a return with their new single, ‘Chinelo’ which features Duncan Mighty.The music duo of Obumneme Ali a.k.a. “Smash” and Nwachukwu Ozioko a.k.a. “Vast”, jointly referred to as Bracket and known for their hit single, Yori Yori have linked up with Port Harcourt’s ‘First son’, Duncan Mighty on their latest song, Chinelo.Duncan Mighty is the hottest property on the scene as he has been featured in a number of songs following the success of his collaboration with Wizkid on Fake Love.Chinelo was produced by Emisbeatzz.

Cossy Orjiakor: Actress allegedly assaulted by neighbour for interfering in marital dispute [Photos]

Cossy Orjiakor got more than she bargained when she went to interfere in a dispute between a neighbour and his wife. Ugh! Cossy Orjiakor is presently nursing the wounds she allegedly incurred from her neighbour after interfering in his marital dispute.The voluptuous actress revealed her shocking experience via her Instagram page on Thursday, June 21, 2018, where she shared the story of how she had gone to stop her neighbour from beating his wife and child who then faced her and gave her a taste of his anger.”This is Mr. Matin Obinka Maruche, he deals on Italian men wares and also own the plaza where a bank and also @kaffydance studio somewhere in badore, Ajah. Martin is an uneducated big boy from Agulu Uzoigbo in Anambra state. He may be an ideal husband material hahahhaha, tall dark and handsome he also owns assorted property in Lagos. and unfortunately is also my neighbor.  “He is so fond of beating up his wife at any time it pleases him. I also heard crazy stories from his various house girls that u won’t believe, you will just wonder why!!?… His wife is a drop dead gorgeous lady. Her hips will make most woman go green with envy. I remember the night he pushed her down the stairs. Well… Tonight another episode..he was beating her on the streets. The child was begging him to stop and he hit the little girl with his belt…I stupidly went to intervene and he used belt to wipe me so hard..see the picture broken finger, torn leg, elbow, boobs sef not spared,” she wrote. She went to reveal that after witnessing an incident of this magnitude, she would rather be single for life than get destroyed by a man.”This guy wicked ooo…hmmm my dear I no no who send me, I for jejele stay put in my house. Anyway, for The wounds, he gave me I present to you Mr. Martin Obinka Maruche, a Child and wife beater… Am wondering if I should go to police or just take care of my wound. Up till now, I can still hear the wife scream for help. Guess by tomorrow she will use foundation and eyeglass to cover the wounds he is inflicting on her right now. Sometimes it’s better to be single or be a baby mama than end up with men that can destroy you. Mr Matin Maruche phone number +2348034017578 #notime #fordrama #foreversingle. #babymama mode activated,” she concluded. ALSO READ: Cossy Orjiakor gives father a befitting burialThis is not the first time a female celebrity will be getting herself beaten or bullied by a man as we can all remember when Uche Ogbodo got assaulted by a man a few months ago.Uche Ogobodo speaks of how she was called a ‘harlot’ and physically assaulted Back in January 2018, Uche Ogbodo gave a detailed account of how she was physically assaulted by a man in Lagos.The beautiful actress and mother revealed this on her Instagram page on Sunday, January 28, 2018. According to her, she was heading back home to the Lekki axis of Lagos when a car rammed into her at the toll gate. When she got down to confront the driver, he pointed accusing fingers to her and also called a “Harlot.

New Video: AKA – ‘Fully In’

Watch the video for ‘Fully In’ by South African rapper, AKA. AKA has released the visuals to his new single, entitled, ‘Fully In’.Fully In is a single off his upcoming third studio album, ‘Touch My Blood’.The Black and White themed video sees AKA celebrate the victories he has attained in the course of his career.The visuals is directed by Alessio Bettocchi for Studio Space Pictures.

Mary Lazarus implores government to build cinema houses

Mary Lazarus—nominated as “Best Actress,” for her role in “Don’t Cry For Me”—played opposite Daniel K. Daniel, in Willis Ikedum’s recent sequel, “Mummy Dearest (The Wedding)”.   
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