Entertainment

‘I went through hell, people deserted me for eight years, thinking I had HIV’ – Ogogo recounts ordeal

  Actor Taiwo Hassan aka Ogogo has recounted how he suffered from illness for eight years that made people to desert him, thinking he had HIV. The veteran actor, who celebrated his 60th birthday during the weekend explained that he had ulcer in 2004 but he didn’t know it was ulcer to the sickness perforated his intestines and made him lose so much weight. Read the excerpt from his interview with City People… What really led to your sickness in 2004? The sickness started from 2004 to 2012, before I started recovering in 2013. I only hear of ulcer, but I’ve never experienced it. I woke up that day, dressed [Read]

I’m missing Nigeria – Cardi B says as she arrives America

  American rapper Cardi B who was in Nigeria last week, has said she is missing the country, just moment after arriving back in her home country, the United States of America.   The outspoken rapper was in Africa for the LiveSpot X Festival’s in Ghana and Nigeria, and she seemed to have so much fun in Nigeria, before heading to Ghana after her first show in Lagos. The fun continued for her in Ghana. Moments after arriving the West African country, she took to her social media page to treat her fans to a tour of her hotel room. ‘Oh snap, we are going to turn up today. I want to [Read]

[OPINION] Cardi B did more for Brand Nigeria in 72hrs than Lai Mohammed has done in years

American rapper, songwriter, actress and TV personality, Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar, better known professionally as Cardi B, left Nigeria on Sunday, December 8, 2019 after three days in the nation’s commercial and entertainment capital city of Lagos. During her brief stay, Cardi just couldn’t get enough of Nigeria. Home girl bloody put Nigeria on the map all over again. And with some style as well. Her Instagram stories dwelt on how lovely and enjoyable Nigeria is, how industrious and energetic its people are, she went on and on about Lagos’ charming nightlife and frenetic pace, she was treated to a cocktail of lap dances from exotic dancers at a strip club, [Read]

It costs N1.8bn to get CArdi B to perform in Nigeria and Ghana

If you have ever wondered why American artistes don’t perform often in Nigeria, well, maybe the cost of Cardi B performing in Nigeria hould tell you why. Cardi B thrilled fans in Africa after she graced the continent in style to perform in Lagos and in Ghana, but her her sponsors broke the bank literally to get her to perform in the two countries. According to reliable sources, the disarmingly sweet and charming reigning star’s trip to Nigerian and Ghana cost about $5m dollars which translates to an eye-watering, N1.8billion Naira. [READ ALSO] Cardi B buys provisions worth millions of naira as she donates to Lekki orphanage Sources revealed that [Read]

‘Please Leave My Babe Alone’ – Zlatan Begs Anthony Joshua Over DJ Cuppy

  Fast-rising Nigerian singer, Zlatan Ibile, has taken to his Twitter account to aske unified world heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua, to kindly leave popular Nigeria disc jockey, Cuppy, alone. The singer jokingly made the assertion that DJ Cuppy is his girlfriend while reaching out to the Nigerian born British boxer. However, he has other reasons to thank the boxer for as he revealed that he won $10k following his victory over Andy Ruiz on Saturday night. He wrote: “I just won $10k !!! Joshua thank you ooooo !! But leave my babe @cuppymusic alone” See The Post Below; I just won $10k !!! Joshua thank you ooooo !! But leave [Read]

I Was Not In My Right Senses – Etinosa Apologises For Turning The Bible Into An Ashtray

  Actress Etinosa, has come forward to apologize for using the Bible as an ashtray, after declaring Proverb 22 as a scam. According to the actress,no one in their right senses will do such a thing. The controversial actress trended for days after she used the Bible as an ash tray and later declared that she will do worse with the Quran if she is paid in millions. [READ ALSO] Give me a Quran and I will mess it up in two seconds – Etinosa says after using a Bible as an ashtray Her action caused a lot of reactions on social media with many expressing their displeasure for spiting God’s [Read]

Nigerian Beer is crazy – Drunk Cardi B knocks out after taking one bottle of Beer [PHOTOS, VIDEOS]

  Cardi B got more than she bargained for after taken Nigerian beer which got her drunk.  American Rapper, Cardi who has been on a visit to Nigeria since thursday is set to leave the country for Accra, Ghana today. Cardi who had a swell performance last night at the Livespot festival set out to club with Nigerian Celebrities at Pablo Cubana. Cardi ditched the expensive Champagne sent to her table courtesy of Davido who is is far away Barbados. She was spotted taking the dreaded Big Stout (Guinness Black) in the club as she partied with top names in the Nigerian entertainment scenes like Tiwa Savage, Zlatan Ibile, Darey [Read]

Rapper Juice Wrld Dies At 21 After Suffering Seizure

Rapper Juice Wrld Has Died At The Age Of 21 After Suffering A Seizure  The American rapper, who has worked with the likes of Nicki Minaj and Travis Scott, is said to have suffered a seizure at Chicago’s Midway airport on Sunday morning shortly after arriving at the airport on a flight from California. According to TMZ , police sources said the rapper had suffered the seizure while walking through the airport and was bleeding from the mouth when paramedics arrived. Juice, real name Jarad Anthony Higgins, was still conscious when he was taken to a hospital but was pronounced dead shortly after. The cause of death is not yet [Read]

Throwback Video Of BBNaija’s Tacha Before The Fame

An epic throwback video of former Big Brother Naija housemate, Natacha Akide aka Trident Queen has just surfaced the internet. The video captured the reality star doing a hair and make-up tutorial for her few fans back then, before she became a celebrity. Apparently, Tacha’s hustle for fame didn’t just start with Big Brother. [READ ALSO] “You just stormed my live video and my views doubled” – Ike says during live video with Tacha [VIDEO] While Titans have showered praises on their Queen for being so consistent and determined to make it, others have slammed the reality star for changing her skin colour. Recall that during the time of BBNAIJA, [Read]

I Will Never Get Married Or Have Children – Actor Olu Michael

  Nollywood actor, Olu Michaels has shared his decision of never getting married or having children. In an interview with The Nation, the 48-year-old actor disclosed that he is scared of getting married. He also said it is too late to have kids even though his parents have been pushing him to get married. “I’m not married, and I don’t intend to. Truth be told, I’m scared of marriage and I don’t think I will ever get married. Though, I wanted to have kids when I was younger but not now, it is too late. Why I said it’s too late for having children is that I am a workaholic [Read]

2Baba Accepts Blackface’s Apology As They Settle Out Of Court

Following weeks of mediation, pop legend/ entrepreneur/humanitarian, Innocent Idibia popularly known as 2Baba has agreed to an out-of-court settlement with former Plantashun Boiz bandmate, Augustine Ahmedu, also known as Blackface. 2Baba had in 2018 dragged Blackface to court for defamation of character, following several claims made by Blackface across several media platforms. Blackface had accused 2Baba and his manager/business partner, Efe Omorogbe of intellectual property theft, claiming that 2Baba stole his songs “African Queen” and “Let Somebody Love You”. He also accused the duo of blacklisting him in the industry and sabotaging his career. After Blackface ignored a cease and desist request from Mr. Justin Ige, principal at Creative Legal [Read]

“I Want My Own Man But If God Gives Me Yours, Who Am I To Argue” – Eniola Badmus

  Nollywood Actress, Eniola Badmus took to her snap chat page to share a deep message to married couples saying that she wants her own man but if God gives her your man, she won’t argue with him. Is this a good prayer point or wish? See Caption; Share your thoughts with us on this. [Read]

Don Jazzy unveils new multi-million naira Mavin office as he celebrates 37th birthday [SEE PHOTOS & VIDEO]

Nigerian music mogul, Don Jazzy is a year older today and he took to his Instagram page to share the good news. To make the celebration an even bigger one, Jazzy revealed that his record label, Mavin, now has huge office spaces located in Victoria Island and Lekki areas in Lagos. He shared a video of the massive properties with their lavish and classy interiors as fans could not help but marvel. Donjazzy accompanied the video with a message that reads: “All glory to GOD for making me see another year. GOD has been soooo faithful to me. They say a fool at forty is a fool forever so Turning [Read]

JUST IN: Popular Nollywood Actor, Saidi Balogun Loses Mum

  Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that Ibadan-born Nollywood actor, Mr. Saidi Balogun, has lost his aged mother. Madam Jolade Balogun, was said to have died in the early hours of today. The actor, who broke the news to Tribuneonline confirmed she died this morning and will be buried today according to Islamic rites. More details shortly!! [Read]

Actress Toyin Abraham Buys Two IPhone 11 Pro Max For Her Little Baby [SEE PHOTOS]

  Nollywood actress Toyin Abraham has shocked her fans after purchasing 2 of the account milking iPhone 11 Pro Max for her little baby. In a photo shared to Instagram, Toyin’s son IRE is seen lying on the bed playing with two iPhone 11. This show-off by the Nigerian actress has shocked her fans — obviously a little baby like IRE shouldn’t play with big men’s phone. But it does show that Toyin Abraham has ‘arrived’! She is too ‘dorsted’!! [READ ALSO] Young lady rejoices as she survives 2019 without getting pregnant, says “guys I did it”, Guys react [SEE REACTIONS] See photos below as obtained by NEWS FLAKES NG; [Read]